Instructables: exploring - tools - diy http://www.instructables.com Sun, 19 Apr 2015 04:09:50 PDT BLOX v1.01 Brief Introduction to Vacuum Forming for making Dollhouse Scale Miniatures http://www.instructables.com/id/Brief-Introduction-to-Vacuum-Forming-for-making-Do/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 17:24:41 PDT
Quick and Easy Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Easy-Workstation/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:31:45 PDT
Homemade DIY laptop stand by PVC pipes http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-DIY-laptop-stand/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 09:01:58 PDT
My Small Tools Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Small-Tools-Workshop/
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 08:37:16 PDT
WATER SPRAY COOLING FAN http://www.instructables.com/id/WATER-SPRAY-COOLING-FAN/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 01:12:39 PDT
DIY Lathe add ons http://www.instructables.com/id/Lathe-tools-on-the-cheap/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 10:21:31 PDT
Diy mini hacksaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-mini-hacksaw/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:31:22 PDT
Mini Wood Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Wood-Lathe/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:13:59 PDT
DIY Coin Leveler http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Coin-Leveler/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:40:28 PDT
DIY How to Make a Sawhorse http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-How-to-Make-a-Sawhorse/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 09:22:04 PDT
Simple DIY Magnetic Stirrer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-Magnetic-Stirrer/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 05:58:01 PDT
Tactical Sharpie "shankie" how to http://www.instructables.com/id/Tactical-Sharpie-shankie-how-to/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 12:40:23 PDT
Homemade "Gun"Powder http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-GunPowder-1/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:54:02 PDT
Slate Top Solder Station / Third Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Slate-Top-Solder-Station-Third-Hand/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 10:03:53 PDT
Acrylic Bender From Laser Printer With Relay Timer Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Bender-From-Laser-Printer-With-Relay-Timer/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 11:52:02 PDT
One switch to rule them all http://www.instructables.com/id/One-switch-to-rule-them-all/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:07:29 PDT
How to make a sleeve for personal belongings in easy steps http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-high-quality-sleeve-personal-belongi/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 11:29:04 PDT
Tinker Rule - The Makers Swiss Army Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinker-Rule-The-Makers-Swiss-Army-Knife/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 21:34:23 PST
thermoforming instruktable http://www.instructables.com/id/thermoforming-instruktable/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:45:02 PST
Turn a Mint Tin Into a Belt Holster for Screwdrivers http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Mint-Tin-Into-a-Belt-Caddy-for-Screwdrivers/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 07:20:51 PST
DIY: An Ultra portable Torch knife http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-An-Ultra-portable-Butane-knife/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:30:28 PST
DIY Continuity Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Continuity-Tester-1/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 09:55:50 PST
DIY Angle Grinder Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Angle-Grinder-Handle/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:30:39 PST
adze making http://www.instructables.com/id/adze-making/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 06:30:23 PST
Power Logic Probe http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Logic-Probe/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:09:48 PST
Roof snow rake scooper tool - easy DIY using a 5 gallon bucket, a shower curtain, and a pole http://www.instructables.com/id/Roof-snow-rake-scooper-tool-easy-DIY-using-a-5-gal/
Roof snow rake scooper tool - easy DIY using a 5 gallon bucket, a shower curtain, and a pole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/TAAI/I6HSDI32/FLCTAAII6HSDI32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/TAAI/I6HSDI32/FLCTAAII6HSDI32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/TAAI/I6HSDI32/FLCTAAII6HSDI32.SMALL.jpg the.yackitysmackity Snow roof rake scooper tool I looked for something simple to use for a roof snow rake idea. I searched Google images and YouTube for something that uses a 5 gallon bucket and 2 or 3 10 foot sticks of electrical EMT conduit. There are designs but none that really show how to remove snow from the roof...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 18:01:11 PST
Snow Chute http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Chute/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 13:31:15 PST
How To Make A Mallet From Milk Jugs! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Mallet-From-Milk-Jugs/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:15:49 PST
Adjustable Monitor Stand For Videography http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Monitor-Stand-For-Videography-1/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:43:05 PST
ergonomic grip for Xacto http://www.instructables.com/id/ergonomic-grip-for-Xacto/
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By: Phoenix.Van.De.Graaff

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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 00:04:32 PST
Drill Dust Stopper http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Dust-Stopper/
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By: Engineer of None

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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 16:06:45 PST
Make a Tire Totter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Tire-Totter/
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By: MyFixitUpLife

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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 09:04:38 PST
Hammer Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammer-Handle/
Hammer Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/EV42/I5J56XR9/F35EV42I5J56XR9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/EV42/I5J56XR9/F35EV42I5J56XR9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/EV42/I5J56XR9/F35EV42I5J56XR9.SMALL.jpg stevenarango Great little hammer head Bottle opener Hammer Handle Uncle Phil Gave me this beautiful Hammer Head With out a handle its a small head with a bottle opener on one sideso i decided to make a Handle using Hard WoodCut a Pc about 14 inches long use the table saw to cut and mark the top of the handl...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:11:27 PST
Repurposed hammer into wooden mallet. http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-hammer-into-wooden-mallet/
Repurposed hammer into wooden mallet. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K63S/I5GN2IQP/FRMK63SI5GN2IQP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K63S/I5GN2IQP/FRMK63SI5GN2IQP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K63S/I5GN2IQP/FRMK63SI5GN2IQP.SMALL.jpg Thatguyyouthinkyouknow So I have been looking through instructables for a while and decided it is time to post my own. So here goes my first try, I hope that i am clear on this.So I have been thinking about building some furniture for my wife and I don't own a soft face mallet or wooden mallet. I have had this ginormous f...
By: Thatguyyouthinkyouknow

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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:42:35 PST
Rubber band suspension system http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-band-piston-and-suspension/
Rubber band suspension system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/JPVW/I5DT05DM/FTUJPVWI5DT05DM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/JPVW/I5DT05DM/FTUJPVWI5DT05DM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/JPVW/I5DT05DM/FTUJPVWI5DT05DM.SMALL.jpg erasmus_build This suspension project is cheap and easy to make. it has heaps of ways to use it, it is efficient and does not buckle under pressure and weight, it will stay stable under many, many weights and pressure. this is cheap and does need oil or springs to function. this project can be simply up-sized to ...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:26:42 PST
TOO very cheap 1.5 $ angle grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/very-cheap-15-angle-grinder/
TOO very cheap 1.5 $ angle grinder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/6NNX/I5A7Y26O/F5Q6NNXI5A7Y26O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/6NNX/I5A7Y26O/F5Q6NNXI5A7Y26O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/6NNX/I5A7Y26O/F5Q6NNXI5A7Y26O.SMALL.jpg shashankrwt342 its for those people who don,t have a high budget, and want an emergency angle grinder .its ready in half an hour or less ( depending upon the type of epoxy you use)material required -1x instant glue ( i used feviquick )1x araldite 1x angle grinder blade 1x hand drill 1x small plastic piece( optiona...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 23:50:13 PST
DIY 2$ Dremel Router Attachment http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-2-Dremel-Router-Attachment/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:37:02 PST
Cheap Drill Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Drill-Conversion/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:25:15 PST
Ultimate sawhorse, rockwell jawhorse mate http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-sawhorse-rockwell-jawhorse-mate/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 16:07:19 PST
Create a PCB directly from a Breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-PCB-directly-from-a-Breadboard/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 08:45:57 PST
Steel Etching and Marking from a DC Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-Etching-and-Marking-from-a-DC-Adapter/
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By: dc-labs

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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 09:35:10 PST
DIY fridgerator magnetic clip http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-fridgerator-magnetic-clip/
DIY fridgerator magnetic clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/0OSI/I4L76XCO/FJL0OSII4L76XCO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/0OSI/I4L76XCO/FJL0OSII4L76XCO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/0OSI/I4L76XCO/FJL0OSII4L76XCO.SMALL.jpg maliboo tutorial is in video
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 10:09:09 PST
How to choose the correct drill for you http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-choose-the-correct-drill-for-you/
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 15:13:28 PST
Simple Router Table from Reclaimed Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Router-Table-from-Reclaimed-Desk/
Simple Router Table from Reclaimed Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/HXF9/I4C2TOO4/FPEHXF9I4C2TOO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/HXF9/I4C2TOO4/FPEHXF9I4C2TOO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/HXF9/I4C2TOO4/FPEHXF9I4C2TOO4.SMALL.jpg tjdux In my hometown here in Nebraska every spring we have a city wide clean up. Everyone in town can put almost what ever they want on the curb, or haul it to the dump yourself, and not have to pay the fee. In town they bring in dump trucks and loader tractors and go house by house, like regular gar...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 23:06:38 PST
Metal chop saw from grinder made of wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-chop-saw-from-grinder-made-of-wood/
Metal chop saw from grinder made of wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/ZIAN/I4CMMTPT/FUDZIANI4CMMTPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/ZIAN/I4CMMTPT/FUDZIANI4CMMTPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/ZIAN/I4CMMTPT/FUDZIANI4CMMTPT.SMALL.jpg tjdux This is a homemade chop saw for small metal stock. I made this from wood and a cheap Harbor Freight 4 1/2 inch angle grinder with a cutting wheel. Gather Materials For this project in used some scrap lumber, a 2 inch hinge, a pipe clamp, and the grinder. The wood is 1/2 inch plywood for the fence...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:31:11 PST
Make an accurate stylus for touchscreens http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-accurate-stylus-for-touchscreens/
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By: Arctic Chill

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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:09:11 PST
DIY Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Power-Supply/
DIY Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/Q6LU/I3R6ZIN9/FVXQ6LUI3R6ZIN9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/Q6LU/I3R6ZIN9/FVXQ6LUI3R6ZIN9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/Q6LU/I3R6ZIN9/FVXQ6LUI3R6ZIN9.SMALL.jpg jenfoxbot Obtaining a free power supply is incredibly quick and easy with a few basic tools and an old desktop computer. Most desktop computers are perfectly fine when they are exchanged for a newer, top-of-the-line system. If you have no other use for a working desktop, you can harvest the power supply to pr...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:04:35 PST
DIY Stencil for PCBs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Stencil-for-PCBs/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:59:59 PST
DIY Sand Blaster $50 in an hour http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sand-Blaster-50-in-an-hour/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 23:23:45 PST
DIY Homemade Mini Fridge Frefrigerator 2 Chiller Air Conditioner 2 Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Mini-Fridge-Frefrigerator-2-Chiller-A/
DIY Homemade Mini Fridge Frefrigerator 2 Chiller Air Conditioner 2 Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/6VAX/I3N2DU8M/F4V6VAXI3N2DU8M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/6VAX/I3N2DU8M/F4V6VAXI3N2DU8M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/6VAX/I3N2DU8M/F4V6VAXI3N2DU8M.SMALL.jpg truklill DIY Homemade Mini Fridge Frefrigerator 2 Chiller Air Conditioner 2 Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric The thermoelectric effect is the direct conversion of temperature differences to electric voltage and vice versa. A thermoelectric device creates voltage when there is a different temperature on each si...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 00:45:30 PST