Instructables: exploring - pallets - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:22:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 Pallet coffee table | How to make a coffee table out of old wood pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-coffee-table-How-to-make-a-coffee-table-out/
Pallet coffee table | How to make a coffee table out of old wood pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/UQIZ/HSXO8UQF/FLJUQIZHSXO8UQF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/UQIZ/HSXO8UQF/FLJUQIZHSXO8UQF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/UQIZ/HSXO8UQF/FLJUQIZHSXO8UQF.SMALL.jpg SlavicFMJ Hello again folks! Today I will show you how I built a small coffee table out of old pallets. Materials used: - pallet - a handful of wood screws - wood stain - clear coat finish - and a few hours of your time I hope you guys enjoy this small project and feel free to comment and give sugge...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:33:51 PDT
Doggy Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Doggy-Dining-Table/
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 03:18:03 PDT
Wine/Whiskey Rack - Pallet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/WineWhiskey-Rack-Pallet-Wood/
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 10:56:23 PST
Pallet Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Table-2/
Pallet Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/QJNL/HS5OTZ15/FOLQJNLHS5OTZ15.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/QJNL/HS5OTZ15/FOLQJNLHS5OTZ15.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/QJNL/HS5OTZ15/FOLQJNLHS5OTZ15.SMALL.jpg will611 This instructable will show you how you can make a table out of old pallets First you need to get pallets Next gather up supplies-2 hammers -drill-saw -screw, nails-drill bits -sander-tape measure -level - pencil Tear down the pallets so you have individual boards. Don't get to aggressi...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 06:29:50 PST
Industrial Style Pallet Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Style-Pallet-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 07:06:36 PST
Simple Prybar for pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Prybar-for-pallets/
Simple Prybar for pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/B4HL/HRTKJJCF/F8VB4HLHRTKJJCF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/B4HL/HRTKJJCF/F8VB4HLHRTKJJCF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/B4HL/HRTKJJCF/F8VB4HLHRTKJJCF.SMALL.jpg darren8306 This is a simple prybar made to break pallets, while saving more of the wood. This project will require one length of 1" square tubing, 1/8" wall, approximately 6' in length. Welding machine. Hacksaw or other tool to cut tubing. Wire brush or other tool to prep surfaces for welding. Plan an...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 17:31:40 PST
False Bottom Trunk from Reclaimed Wood (Pallets) http://www.instructables.com/id/False-Bottom-Trunk-from-Reclaimed-Wood-Pallets/
False Bottom Trunk from Reclaimed Wood (Pallets) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/ZF7U/HPFZY063/FQ0ZF7UHPFZY063.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/ZF7U/HPFZY063/FQ0ZF7UHPFZY063.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/ZF7U/HPFZY063/FQ0ZF7UHPFZY063.SMALL.jpg AmateurHour Over the summer I decided to make a trunk from used pallet wood and in trying to find a way to make it unique I ended  up making a false bottom for it.  The false bottom runs the length and width of the trunk and is about two inches high which I found was just enough to be unnoticeable at first glan...
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 18:55:37 PST
Planter Box from Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter-Box-from-Pallets/
Planter Box from Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/1W94/HQV6GRJJ/FHM1W94HQV6GRJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/1W94/HQV6GRJJ/FHM1W94HQV6GRJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/1W94/HQV6GRJJ/FHM1W94HQV6GRJJ.SMALL.jpg mtairymd Rendered image from CAD Drawing File – Plan 1 https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B21TbB8gGNQbMEl2... Drawing File – Plan 2 https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B21TbB8gGNQbUWUw... Find free pallets from Craigslist. If not available, you can purchase them locally for very little money. When...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 16:19:23 PST
Pallet Recycling: Plant Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Recycling-Plant-Bookcase/
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 05:22:45 PST
Man Crate (gift crate) http://www.instructables.com/id/Man-Crate-gift-crate/
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 20:54:18 PST
Pallet Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Chair-1/
Pallet Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/6V88/HPYORDH7/FVR6V88HPYORDH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/6V88/HPYORDH7/FVR6V88HPYORDH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/6V88/HPYORDH7/FVR6V88HPYORDH7.SMALL.jpg Lindermann95 In this instructable, I'm going to teach you step by step how to make a recycle wooden chair, with the Pallets. You can use it like decoration for the inside or outside of your house, if you want to use it outside, you'll need to cover the chair with some protection like varnish. Get The Pallets...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 19:01:12 PST
KneXtreme's Pallet Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/KneXtremes-Pallet-Projects/
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 13:57:54 PST
Cheap Mini Pallet Coasters! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Mini-Pallet-Coasters/
Cheap Mini Pallet Coasters! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/TJIL/HOHYFGRC/FQZTJILHOHYFGRC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/TJIL/HOHYFGRC/FQZTJILHOHYFGRC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/TJIL/HOHYFGRC/FQZTJILHOHYFGRC.SMALL.jpg bginoza Do you want to make these mini pallet coasters? Maybe you've seen them online and wished you could make some of your own. Well i just spent the past day trying to figure out the exact dimensions of what these little babies are and i finally got it. What you're gonna need All of the items on th...
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 11:12:55 PST
Easy Shoe Rack made from pallets for my attic http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Shoe-Rack-made-from-pallets-for-my-attic/
Easy Shoe Rack made from pallets for my attic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/D8RJ/HNY22AFP/FOVD8RJHNY22AFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/D8RJ/HNY22AFP/FOVD8RJHNY22AFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/D8RJ/HNY22AFP/FOVD8RJHNY22AFP.SMALL.jpg D0itYourself Hello one more time :) So it has been a while that I wanted to buy a shoe rack. But I didn't want the normal ones that have two shelves and fits around 6 pair of shoes. Plus I wanted to buy something CHEAP. One night when I went to bed DING; why not to build out one from a pallet for free which ca...
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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 17:00:06 PST
Wooden Pallet Coffee Table On Wheels for Living Room http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pallet-Coffee-Table-for-Living-Room-on-Whee/
Wooden Pallet Coffee Table On Wheels for Living Room - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/FWP6/HN2BK6Z6/FP5FWP6HN2BK6Z6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/FWP6/HN2BK6Z6/FP5FWP6HN2BK6Z6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/FWP6/HN2BK6Z6/FP5FWP6HN2BK6Z6.SMALL.jpg D0itYourself Hello Again, It's been a while since the last instructable and I hope you are all ok :) So this time I decided to make a wooden pallet table with wheels since I made a normal one and a more complicated one with a shelf in the middle for decoration. The idea for the third one was the wheels. Tip...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 11:23:42 PDT
Headboard from Wooden Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Headboard-from-Wooden-Pallets/
Headboard from Wooden Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/44AM/HLA23C3N/F0Y44AMHLA23C3N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/44AM/HLA23C3N/F0Y44AMHLA23C3N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/44AM/HLA23C3N/F0Y44AMHLA23C3N.SMALL.jpg AmateurHour A few things the reader should know: This is my first Instructable. I am pretty much learning as I go with wood working which is why, along with the pleasing aesthetics, I began using reclaimed wood from old pallets. I will welcome any constructive comments that will help me better my skills. Pa...
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 10:20:50 PDT
Inspirational Wall Hanging http://www.instructables.com/id/Inspirational-Wall-Hanging/
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Thu, 29 Aug 2013 16:47:17 PDT
Home Made Hen Dust Bath From Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Hen-Dust-Bath-From-Pallets/
Home Made Hen Dust Bath From Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/YN5I/HJKC5K55/FL4YN5IHJKC5K55.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/YN5I/HJKC5K55/FL4YN5IHJKC5K55.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/YN5I/HJKC5K55/FL4YN5IHJKC5K55.SMALL.jpg joey24dirt I've kept a group of hens for a few years now and have found that if I keep my girls happy, they will keep me happy by producing tasty eggs. So as well as keeping them fed and watered they also like the opportunity to take a bath, a dust bath! This instructable gives you an idea of how to turn unwan...
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 12:59:59 PDT
"Union Jack" palette table http://www.instructables.com/id/Union-Jack-palette-table/
"Union Jack" palette table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/8SK2/HIGILFRM/FN68SK2HIGILFRM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/8SK2/HIGILFRM/FN68SK2HIGILFRM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/8SK2/HIGILFRM/FN68SK2HIGILFRM.SMALL.jpg GEEK design I present you my first custom order palette build finished just a few days ago. A girl wanted to surprise her boyfriend for his thirtieth birthday so she asked me to do this cool Union Jack alike table she saw somewhere on the web but out of palettes and with glass on top. Here's what I manage to do...
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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 06:05:16 PDT
DIY family palette bed http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-family-palette-bed/
DIY family palette bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/8PK7/HI3U4JQZ/FXS8PK7HI3U4JQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/8PK7/HI3U4JQZ/FXS8PK7HI3U4JQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/8PK7/HI3U4JQZ/FXS8PK7HI3U4JQZ.SMALL.jpg GEEK design When my family told me I should "buy a bed/bedroom made out of solid wood that will last for 30 years" I went ballistic because I live in belief that nobody needs a bed (or any other piece of furniture) to last that long. What I need is something ultra cheap, recyclable, easy to build and dismantle ...
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 06:46:12 PDT
Building a small rabbit hutch http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-small-rabbit-hutch/
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 18:52:30 PDT
Raised bed from old pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-bed-from-old-pallets/
Raised bed from old pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/M74N/HHS9IHMK/F7WM74NHHS9IHMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/M74N/HHS9IHMK/F7WM74NHHS9IHMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/M74N/HHS9IHMK/F7WM74NHHS9IHMK.SMALL.jpg tthomas10 I wanted to make a raised bed so me and my son could grow some veg at a level he could manage.  knocked this up quite quickly but has the potential to be finished really nicely giving a really strong, stable structure. It is predominantly made from two pallets.  Tools Guess tools and material...
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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 15:03:20 PDT
Window planter made from old pallet. window sill herb garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Window-planter-made-from-old-pallet-window-sill-h/
Window planter made from old pallet. window sill herb garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/SCKK/HHS9IH8B/F75SCKKHHS9IH8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/SCKK/HHS9IH8B/F75SCKKHHS9IH8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/SCKK/HHS9IH8B/F75SCKKHHS9IH8B.SMALL.jpg tthomas10 This is my first instructable, I designed these (well not really designed), more cobbled together, when i was looking for uses for the off cuts of pallets that i didn't reuse for the climbing frame ive made.  So yeah it took like 30 mins per one. cost about 50p.  Tools and ting. Tools: I us...
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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 11:59:31 PDT
Pallet wood chalkboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-wood-chalkboard/
Pallet wood chalkboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/UKP6/HHI560T6/F3XUKP6HHI560T6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/UKP6/HHI560T6/F3XUKP6HHI560T6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/UKP6/HHI560T6/F3XUKP6HHI560T6.SMALL.jpg azipper Hey my name is AIex and this is my first instructable. English is not my native language so please forgive if i made some mistakes ;) I found an old pallet at home and i didn´t want to throw it away so I thought: Hey I could turn it into a nice looking frame for a chalkboard to manage things! The ...
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 02:51:23 PDT
Recycled Pallet Rain Barrel Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-Pallet-Rain-Barrel-Stand/
Recycled Pallet Rain Barrel Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/P0H9/HHJOCV6I/F65P0H9HHJOCV6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/P0H9/HHJOCV6I/F65P0H9HHJOCV6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/P0H9/HHJOCV6I/F65P0H9HHJOCV6I.SMALL.jpg MidnightMaker The city we live in is under year round water restrictions, so having a rain water collection system helps keep the garden growing while reducing stress on the city water supply. The city supports water collection by supplying barrels and fittings as a DIY kit at a nominal cost to homeowners. We pur...
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Thu, 6 Jun 2013 12:31:11 PDT
Vintage Ice Chest from Wood Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Ice-Chest-from-Wood-Pallets/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/B9P6/HHI4UKFZ/FDYB9P6HHI4UKFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/B9P6/HHI4UKFZ/FDYB9P6HHI4UKFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/B9P6/HHI4UKFZ/FDYB9P6HHI4UKFZ.SMALL.jpg miamitreasure                                                                Vintage Ice Chest                                                                                                                                     Original Credit goes to                                                                ...
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 06:38:20 PDT
Raised Planter Bed from Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-Planter-Bed-from-Pallets/
Raised Planter Bed from Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/Q3JI/HH2VZX58/F16Q3JIHH2VZX58.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/Q3JI/HH2VZX58/F16Q3JIHH2VZX58.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/Q3JI/HH2VZX58/F16Q3JIHH2VZX58.SMALL.jpg elco_chan I recently saw a picture of a raised planter bed and though it was a really neat idea. I though this would be the solution for keeping rabbits out of my garden, only problem was they wanted $250 for it. After looking at the picture for a few minutes I was able to construct it in my head, only probl...
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Fri, 31 May 2013 20:48:04 PDT
Pallet Tv Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Tv-Unit/
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Wed, 22 May 2013 06:59:21 PDT
Pallet End Table from Reused Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/End-Table-from-Reused-wood-pallet/
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Sun, 21 Apr 2013 21:27:52 PDT
Pallet Breaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Breaker/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/56RY/HFSH5APO/FRO56RYHFSH5APO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/56RY/HFSH5APO/FRO56RYHFSH5APO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/56RY/HFSH5APO/FRO56RYHFSH5APO.SMALL.jpg walkthewalk If you have more than a couple of pallets to break up, this tool will save a lot of time. I welded it up from scrap I had in the shop (bed frame angle iron, black pipe, square tubing, shovel handle).  Lots of different scrap will work.  Make sure to make your forks wide enough so you can get around...
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Sun, 5 May 2013 11:10:31 PDT
Recycled Potted Plant Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Potted-Plant-Table/
Recycled Potted Plant Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/JHAP/HFSHFCCE/FAGJHAPHFSHFCCE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/JHAP/HFSHFCCE/FAGJHAPHFSHFCCE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/JHAP/HFSHFCCE/FAGJHAPHFSHFCCE.SMALL.jpg MidnightMaker After completing a largish rain barrel project, I had a number of decking planks left over from a 5'x4' wood pallet that I had rescued from a dumpster. I decided to turn them into something useful, rather than figure out where to store them for future use. Since I had already dragged all my tools ou...
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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 11:14:23 PDT
Pallet Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Planter-1/
Pallet Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/I14I/HF240BE1/FQXI14IHF240BE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/I14I/HF240BE1/FQXI14IHF240BE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/I14I/HF240BE1/FQXI14IHF240BE1.SMALL.jpg sladek Use pallets to make planters or plant pots. Basic Frame The worst bit is first. Take apart a few pallets and de-nail them. I used a Pallet Reclamation Bar. Cut 4 legs the same length. Cut 8 side bars to the length you'd like the width of your planter. Frame Assembly 1 Build two matching sides...
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Sun, 7 Apr 2013 10:45:38 PDT
Build a life-sized active volcano http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-life-sized-active-volcano/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/IOX3/HET0ZUS2/FNGIOX3HET0ZUS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/IOX3/HET0ZUS2/FNGIOX3HET0ZUS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/IOX3/HET0ZUS2/FNGIOX3HET0ZUS2.SMALL.gif damianzuch I love my day job! Tina, James VDK and I were fortunate enough to be invited to help build a life-sized volcano (well, it was actually about four stories high...) for a television show. The purpose of the show was ultimately to allow scientists to test various theories on volcanic activity but the f...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 15:56:48 PDT
Pallet wood desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-wood-desk/
Pallet wood desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/7G2K/HERM6T6X/F8H7G2KHERM6T6X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/7G2K/HERM6T6X/F8H7G2KHERM6T6X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/7G2K/HERM6T6X/F8H7G2KHERM6T6X.SMALL.jpg Orinico Howdy everyone Long time fan and user of the site, inspired by so many others here I thought I ought to start sharing too. This is my first ible and covers my turning most of a large pallet into a sizable and solid computer desk with minimal tools and minimal expense. I had varnish and fixings suf...
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 12:49:57 PDT
How To Dismantle A Pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Dismantle-A-Pallet/
How To Dismantle A Pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/QYFB/FVDBZKD8/F6VQYFBFVDBZKD8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/QYFB/FVDBZKD8/F6VQYFBFVDBZKD8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/QYFB/FVDBZKD8/F6VQYFBFVDBZKD8.SMALL.jpg savvas_papasavva It was Gerrit Reitvild who first deconstructed a transport crate to reassemble it into furniture that was both affordable and could be easily constructed from the individual pieces. In that sprit this booklet is made to reveal a method to dismantle this wooden beast of burden, the pallet. Like a d...
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Sun, 31 May 2009 14:27:51 PDT
Pallet Deck Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Deck-Chair/
Pallet Deck Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/QJNM/GU4IRHS6/FDUQJNMGU4IRHS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/QJNM/GU4IRHS6/FDUQJNMGU4IRHS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/QJNM/GU4IRHS6/FDUQJNMGU4IRHS6.SMALL.jpg mr.incredible I just moved to Knoxville TN. I love the weather here. I also love sitting on the back deck to read or just relax in the wonderful weather. I got kind of tired of picking up the folding chairs and bringing them in every night, so I wanted something that could just stay there. I don't have a lot of m...
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Sat, 5 May 2012 02:31:39 PDT
Reclaimed Pallet Side Table with Drawer Space http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Pallet-Side-Table-with-Drawer-Space/
Reclaimed Pallet Side Table with Drawer Space - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/BEMW/HEBNCA8H/FA3BEMWHEBNCA8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/BEMW/HEBNCA8H/FA3BEMWHEBNCA8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/BEMW/HEBNCA8H/FA3BEMWHEBNCA8H.SMALL.jpg SirPhobos15 I have recently taken to reusing pallets to make tables and other what nots. This is my attempt at an instructable showing how I made a side table out of one of these pallets. Figured why not reuse this lumber and maybe keep another tree from getting cut down. All criticism and comments are welcomed...
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 20:58:08 PDT
Stellar-X Pallet Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Stellar-X-Pallet-Table/
Stellar-X Pallet Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/VLYB/HDHW56KR/FTXVLYBHDHW56KR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/VLYB/HDHW56KR/FTXVLYBHDHW56KR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/VLYB/HDHW56KR/FTXVLYBHDHW56KR.SMALL.jpg dan440ss Check out this table. I'll apologize in advance for the stock photos and the ms paint drawings. I didn't take the time to capture the build step by step like I should have. Also, I'm quite the amateur when it comes to wood working. I have a hard time putting my actions into words. I just do it--like...
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Tue, 26 Feb 2013 11:05:52 PST
How to use Free Pallets to Build a BBQ Restaurant http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-Free-Pallets-to-Build-a-BBQ-Restaurant/
How to use Free Pallets to Build a BBQ Restaurant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/KPWT/HAQ32TVF/FKNKPWTHAQ32TVF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/KPWT/HAQ32TVF/FKNKPWTHAQ32TVF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/KPWT/HAQ32TVF/FKNKPWTHAQ32TVF.SMALL.jpg vanweb This Instructable will walk you through the process of designing and building a BBQ themed restaurant with a VERY small budget. We relied on our own ingenuity, our scrounging ability and our creativity to make a restaurant that looked like we had spent a fortune, when in fact we did not. The seconda...
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Sun, 27 Jan 2013 09:15:35 PST
Recycled Wood Pallet Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Wood-Pallet-Sled/
Recycled Wood Pallet Sled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/E0ZR/HBPBRLWJ/FO8E0ZRHBPBRLWJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/E0ZR/HBPBRLWJ/FO8E0ZRHBPBRLWJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/E0ZR/HBPBRLWJ/FO8E0ZRHBPBRLWJ.SMALL.jpg sarahppeters We at Premier have been busy building more creations from used wooden pallets! All you need for this sled is a used wood pallet and basic hand and power tools. Tear Down Your Pallet Remove the bottom supporting boards from your pallet. These pieces can be used later. Cut the Frame Using a jigs...
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Tue, 8 Jan 2013 12:22:21 PST
Pallet Mallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Mallet/
Pallet Mallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ABS7/HAQ30EK1/FQCABS7HAQ30EK1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ABS7/HAQ30EK1/FQCABS7HAQ30EK1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ABS7/HAQ30EK1/FQCABS7HAQ30EK1.SMALL.jpg ivan_stephens I needed a wood mallet and kept forgetting to grab one at the store, so I made one. My buddy casey gave me some red oak pallets and they had been sitting in my woodshop (garage) for several months now. I figured I would try to make one from that wood. Preparing the wood Remove any nails and thic...
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Sat, 15 Dec 2012 09:46:09 PST
Wood Pallet Storage Shelving CHEAP! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Pallet-Storage-Shelving-CHEAP/
Wood Pallet Storage Shelving CHEAP! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/A1YA/HA4MBPRJ/FBKA1YAHA4MBPRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/A1YA/HA4MBPRJ/FBKA1YAHA4MBPRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/A1YA/HA4MBPRJ/FBKA1YAHA4MBPRJ.SMALL.jpg Tgauchsin So I got this idea from another persons instructable and decided to do one of my own. His is here http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-shelves/ . I liked his but had never made an instructable and decided to give it a try. I needed to organize the camping and boy scout stuff that basically accumul...
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Sun, 9 Dec 2012 17:22:55 PST
Sofa de Pallets (Pallet Sofa) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sofa-de-Pallets/
Sofa de Pallets (Pallet Sofa) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/BUQV/H994RWRO/F9DBUQVH994RWRO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/BUQV/H994RWRO/F9DBUQVH994RWRO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/BUQV/H994RWRO/F9DBUQVH994RWRO.SMALL.jpg manfredpw Olá pessoal, Sou usuário do site a bastante tempo, mas este é o meu primeiro post aqui, então se faltarem detalhes ou algo não ficar muito claro, postem suas dúvidas e vou tentar ajudá-los. AVISO: Primeiramente gostaria de deixar claro uma coisa: moro no Brasil, e nossa língua é o Português (não ...
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Sat, 10 Nov 2012 21:55:21 PST
LED Lit Upcycled Wine Rack with Recycled Pallet and Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lit-Upcycled-Wine-Rack-with-Recycled-Pallet-an/
LED Lit Upcycled Wine Rack with Recycled Pallet and Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/ZUVW/H7URAUGP/FRIZUVWH7URAUGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/ZUVW/H7URAUGP/FRIZUVWH7URAUGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/ZUVW/H7URAUGP/FRIZUVWH7URAUGP.SMALL.jpg Elemental LED Hi everyone, Michael from Elemental LED here. This step by step tutorial will show how I put together an LED lit upcycled wine rack. This project was a lot of fun and very rewarding. I had been wanting to do a project that used recycled materials for a while now. If anyone has questions please leav...
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Thu, 8 Nov 2012 10:02:21 PST
Palette Bistro Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Palette-Bistro-Set/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/L9TX/H8AZS2SY/FRVL9TXH8AZS2SY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/L9TX/H8AZS2SY/FRVL9TXH8AZS2SY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/L9TX/H8AZS2SY/FRVL9TXH8AZS2SY.SMALL.jpg eringaller I made a bistro set out of some found wooden palette skids. Took about 5 hours. I think they look pretty gosh darn cool.
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Mon, 15 Oct 2012 19:00:57 PDT
Pallet Benches http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Benches-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/FERA/H7W5YSYC/F87FERAH7W5YSYC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/FERA/H7W5YSYC/F87FERAH7W5YSYC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/FERA/H7W5YSYC/F87FERAH7W5YSYC.SMALL.jpg Technohippy we wanted some benches for the dining room, so naturally I decided to make some out of some pallets, found one in the garden and a few measurements later figured I would be able to get exactly two benches out of it with no leftovers. The completed benches were finished with a good sanding and some t...
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Thu, 4 Oct 2012 15:48:39 PDT
Living Room Table from Wooden Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Living-Room-Table-from-Wooden-Pallets/
Living Room Table from Wooden Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/MHZF/H7431U98/F41MHZFH7431U98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/MHZF/H7431U98/F41MHZFH7431U98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/MHZF/H7431U98/F41MHZFH7431U98.SMALL.jpg D0itYourself To start I'll write congratulations to the instrctructables.com and that I'm a big fan of it. I'm sorry for any mistakes I'll make in grammar or whatever, i'm Cypriot. Also we (Cypriots) we do not use any safety glasses, gloves, boots etc till we heart our selfs. So as long as i post pictures withou...
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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 09:46:15 PDT
Upcycled Deckchair http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Deckchair/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/VTLV/H742YWEI/FVXVTLVH742YWEI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/VTLV/H742YWEI/FVXVTLVH742YWEI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/VTLV/H742YWEI/FVXVTLVH742YWEI.SMALL.jpg Waydevh From old pallets found in a sheet metal factory, a simple deckchair was made using only three old pallets. With a few simple cuts the deckchair slots into a very stable shape. Alll that was left to do was a bit of sanding, followed by three coats of white PVA paint. Once dry the deckchair is ready f...
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 06:09:45 PDT
Pallet Coffee Table From Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Coffee-Table-From-Reclaimed-Wood/
Pallet Coffee Table From Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/VVQ5/H5JVY8UY/F6UVVQ5H5JVY8UY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/VVQ5/H5JVY8UY/F6UVVQ5H5JVY8UY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/VVQ5/H5JVY8UY/F6UVVQ5H5JVY8UY.SMALL.jpg keremulu Looking to get an industrial, vintage look in your house but can't find a contemporary table to suit your needs? Frustrated at the 249£ price tag of the Legion Pallet Table offered by Made.com and think you can do an equally decent job yourself? Enthusiastic to start your own project but don't know ...
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Wed, 12 Sep 2012 04:51:29 PDT
Kids Outdoor Table from Pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Outdoor-Table-from-Pallet/
Kids Outdoor Table from Pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/32K1/H5E9PVJ9/FOK32K1H5E9PVJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/32K1/H5E9PVJ9/FOK32K1H5E9PVJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/32K1/H5E9PVJ9/FOK32K1H5E9PVJ9.SMALL.jpg tomgaumond So after being a reader of instructables for some time I decided to try my hand at making a small outdoor table for my kids using a couple of pallets we had available.  As you can see it wasn't anything complicated, I used the 2x4's for the frame and legs then cut down the top pieces of the pallet t...
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 12:30:54 PDT