Instructables: exploring - organizing - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 05:44:24 PDT BLOX v1.01 The glove compartment project http://www.instructables.com/id/The-glove-compartment-project/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:17:08 PDT
Roll Up Glove-box Essentials Caddy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Roll-Up-Glove-box-Essentials-Caddy/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:08:16 PDT
Crayon Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Crayon-Machine/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:07:16 PDT
1 Girl, 2 Days, Loads of Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Girl-2-Days-Loads-of-Storage/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:52:54 PDT
Shapeoko 2 Dust Cabinet With Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Shapeoko-2-Dust-Cabinet-With-Lighting/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:08:16 PDT
Tie rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tie-rack/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 21:13:47 PDT
White Board on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/White-Board-on-a-Budget/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 20:17:23 PDT
Minimalist Keyring (Swiss Army Style) http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Keyring/
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 13:11:50 PST
Making Garage Storage Cabinets (I) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Garage-Storage-Cabinets-I/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:20:11 PDT
Workbench with Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-with-Storage/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:47:57 PDT
Marvel Book Ends http://www.instructables.com/id/Marvel-Book-Ends/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:30:09 PDT
Use a Built in Shoe Rack for Flat Bottomed Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-a-Built-in-Shoe-Rack-for-Flat-Bottomed-Shoes/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 11:15:20 PDT
The Drill Bit Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Drill-Bit-Rack/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:16:42 PDT
Sticking Suction Cups to (some) Non-Smooth Surfaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Sticking-Suction-Cups-to-some-Non-Smooth-Surface/
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Sat, 1 Sep 2007 22:04:47 PDT
The Chisel Storage Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Chisel-Storage-Rack/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 10:46:57 PDT
No Closet Storage Solution http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Closet-Storage-Solution/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:52:31 PDT
How to Stay Organized For School http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Stay-Organized-For-School/
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Mon, 30 Aug 2010 10:57:48 PDT
DIY! Above Stove Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Above-Stove-Shelf/
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By: chloe.stamper

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:42:52 PDT
Zombicide Storage Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombicide-Storage-Boxes/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 23:27:02 PDT
DIY Glass Dry Erase Board http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Glass-Dry-Erase-Board/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 15:14:18 PDT
Measuring tape holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Measuring-tape-holder/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:43:02 PDT
Simple desk hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-desk-hack/
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 13:26:50 PST
Storage bin rack from recycled plastic coffee containers http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-bin-rack-from-recycled-plastic-coffee-cont/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:56:05 PDT
Under Desk Tool Drawer [Modeller's Delight] http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Desk-Tool-Drawer-Modellers-Delight/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 02:11:51 PDT
Simple, Single Folding Key http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Single-Folding-Key/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:25:28 PDT
My Workspace 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Workspace-2014-Keeping-Things-Clean/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 01:07:46 PDT
pallet wood business card holders http://www.instructables.com/id/pallet-wood-business-card-holders/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 06:58:23 PDT
Roll Up Leather Pencil Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Roll-Up-Leather-Pencil-Case/
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 11:10:31 PDT
Simple Wooden Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wooden-Workbench/
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Tue, 20 May 2014 09:12:31 PDT
IKEA HACK: couch caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-HACK-couch-caddy/
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Sun, 25 May 2014 10:26:53 PDT
MakerCube: Modular Workbench for Small Spaces http://www.instructables.com/id/MakerCube-Modular-Workbench-for-Apartments-Small-M/
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By: gfc62

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:00:43 PDT
Building up a flight case http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-up-a-flight-case/
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By: steveastrouk

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Wed, 7 May 2014 07:33:07 PDT
8 ft Room Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/8-ft-Room-Organizer/
8 ft Room Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/2JS3/HURHNVBT/FB02JS3HURHNVBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/2JS3/HURHNVBT/FB02JS3HURHNVBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/2JS3/HURHNVBT/FB02JS3HURHNVBT.SMALL.jpg MidnightMaker Life takes it's twists and turns. I recently became self employed. Seeing your job being exported is no fun, but it created an opportunity to work at creating a life without the corporate safety net. One of the problems I encountered was that my home work environment was not ideally configured for w...
By: MidnightMaker

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Sun, 4 May 2014 10:44:55 PDT
Wall-Mounted Standing Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Mounted-Standing-Desk/
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By: ewilhelm

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Fri, 2 May 2014 11:55:13 PDT
Leather iPad Case & Presentation Folio http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-iPad-Case-Presentation-Folio/
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By: lightningad

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Fri, 2 May 2014 13:06:19 PDT
Wood and Magnet Socket Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-and-Magnet-Socket-Holder/
Wood and Magnet Socket Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/EYW9/HUH8FRNY/F18EYW9HUH8FRNY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/EYW9/HUH8FRNY/F18EYW9HUH8FRNY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/EYW9/HUH8FRNY/F18EYW9HUH8FRNY.SMALL.jpg JoeGadget Tired of your sockets rolling around in your drawer?  Or do you use one of those socket racks with the spring steel clips that invariably are too loose or too tight (especially for 1/4" sockets)?  Try making one of these wooden socket holders with an integrated magnet to keep your sockets where they...
By: JoeGadget

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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 20:19:40 PDT
Nut Driver Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Nut-Driver-Holder/
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 12:27:37 PDT
The Triptych - A Portable Arduino Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Triptych-A-Portable-Arduino-Workshop/
The Triptych - A Portable Arduino Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/V0TC/HTZUML19/FJQV0TCHTZUML19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/V0TC/HTZUML19/FJQV0TCHTZUML19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/V0TC/HTZUML19/FJQV0TCHTZUML19.SMALL.jpg NEIN trip·tych [trip-tik] noun Fine Arts. a set of three panels or compartments side by side, bearing pictures, carvings, or the like. a hinged, three-leaved tablet, written on, in ancient times, with a stylus. In this project, we'll be building the Triptych, a portable Arduino works...
By: NEIN

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:39:44 PDT
Printrbot 3d Printer Classroom Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Printrbot-3d-Printer-Classroom-Car/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 14:01:35 PDT
How to preplan your first shift as a manager at a fast food restaurant http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-preplan-your-first-shift-as-a-manager-at-a-/
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By: Bear94295

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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 18:41:02 PDT
Modular Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Workstation/
Modular Workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/NXGV/HTIWHBBH/FVCNXGVHTIWHBBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/NXGV/HTIWHBBH/FVCNXGVHTIWHBBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/NXGV/HTIWHBBH/FVCNXGVHTIWHBBH.SMALL.jpg raghav_anand98 What if you had a workstation that was reconfigurable from the ground up? That's exactly what this workstation seeks to do, make a unit that can be quickly customised for specific project needs. The reason I made this unit is that I don't have a traditional workbench which I can use so I keep movi...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 12:31:47 PDT
BH-1 Mobile Work Station http://www.instructables.com/id/BH-1-Mobile-Work-Station/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 09:53:31 PDT
One Way Sharing System http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Way-Sharing-System/
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By: JonasCallewaert

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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 15:03:14 PDT
Portable Electronics Workstation / workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Electronic-Workstation/
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By: Chitlange Sahas

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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 01:53:16 PDT
Make a Portable Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Portable-Workstation/
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 05:57:01 PDT
wheelchair workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/wheelchair-workstation/
wheelchair workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/OTJI/HT36TKUO/FNXOTJIHT36TKUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/OTJI/HT36TKUO/FNXOTJIHT36TKUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/OTJI/HT36TKUO/FNXOTJIHT36TKUO.SMALL.jpg RubenRosseel Every year I go on camp with disabled children. We stay in a large camp ground with lawns, sports fields and woods, go on day trips and make big tours. But a camp with children in wheelchairs often means a lot of flat tires, broken footboards and loose bolts. Staying on a large campsite or just goin...
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 19:01:48 PDT
BACKBOX ONE - more than just a heavy duty (tool) carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/The-BACKBOX-more-than-just-a-heavy-duty-tool-carri/
BACKBOX ONE - more than just a heavy duty (tool) carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/VAHH/HT9AT2TW/FZOVAHHHT9AT2TW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/VAHH/HT9AT2TW/FZOVAHHHT9AT2TW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/VAHH/HT9AT2TW/FZOVAHHHT9AT2TW.SMALL.jpg bricobart 'Never stop training' is one of my favorite quotes. 'Making errors is fun - you'll do it much better next time' is also one of my favorite quotes. 'When the going gets tough, the tough get going' is ... also, yes. But my ultimate favorite is 'Never say no to a beer'. Whatever, all that to say that ...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 18:09:42 PDT
PC to Portable workstation/toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-to-Portable-workstationtoolbox/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 10:59:34 PDT
Great Whale Letter Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Great-Whale-Letter-Holders/
Great Whale Letter Holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/TSPZ/HSM4ZRPN/F89TSPZHSM4ZRPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/TSPZ/HSM4ZRPN/F89TSPZHSM4ZRPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/TSPZ/HSM4ZRPN/F89TSPZHSM4ZRPN.SMALL.jpg ffrisell Hi again! Check out our concrete whale shaped letter holders! Find a suitable whale shaped mold In our case we used a pair of silicon based mittens for taking out hot food from the oven. Rubb some cooking oil inside the mitten and por in your favourite concrete mixture (we used an ordinary hobby ...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:41:11 PDT
Organizer board - From Wood Scraps, ribbons and sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Organizer-board-From-Scrap-wood-ribbons-and-sticks/
Organizer board - From Wood Scraps, ribbons and sticks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/KELN/HRPBN0TR/FWLKELNHRPBN0TR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/KELN/HRPBN0TR/FWLKELNHRPBN0TR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/KELN/HRPBN0TR/FWLKELNHRPBN0TR.SMALL.jpg Mutazek I always had lots of business cards scattered on my desk and didn't know where to put them on a visible and organized place. I thought it would be good idea to make an organizer or a board to stick, I wanted something simple and "masculine", but my girlfriend wanted to a more natural looking, so I...
By: Mutazek

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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 22:21:55 PST