Instructables: exploring - photos - workshop - tools - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:03:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 Firewood rack using no tools http://www.instructables.com/id/No-tools-firewood-rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/XQLJ/HH2VMDY6/FEMXQLJHH2VMDY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/XQLJ/HH2VMDY6/FEMXQLJHH2VMDY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/XQLJ/HH2VMDY6/FEMXQLJHH2VMDY6.SMALL.jpg clasof56 Building a no-tools-needed firewood rack A stable, strong, easily-movable, cheap firewood rack is a thought-provoking project.  This is what i have used for years and it works extremely well. It holds a face-cord of heavy, wet wood with no problem. This is what you need:      2 or 3 concrete block...
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Sat, 3 Mar 2012 09:43:02 PST
Rare Earth Magnet in a Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Rare-Earth-Magnet-in-a-Bottle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/KDDG/HET1AX4K/FKNKDDGHET1AX4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/KDDG/HET1AX4K/FKNKDDGHET1AX4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/KDDG/HET1AX4K/FKNKDDGHET1AX4K.SMALL.jpg graydog111 I use rare earth magnets in my shop mostly for gathering up steel filings and picking up screws and bolts I drop that get swept up in the trash.  The trouble with this is it takes a lot of time to clean them off the magnet.  Some of this stuff is needle sharp, so I get some of it poked into my finge...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 12:02:52 PDT
Tips for a Good Cutting Edge http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-for-a-Good-Cutting-Edge/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ER3A/H672WOY7/FP6ER3AH672WOY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ER3A/H672WOY7/FP6ER3AH672WOY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ER3A/H672WOY7/FP6ER3AH672WOY7.SMALL.jpg The Family Handyman Pruning shears, hedge shears, and grass clippers are all similar to scissors with two blades coming into contact. They cut through grass, steams, twigs, etc. They are most efficient when sharpened, however it is very important to sharpen them along the factory-cut bevel. It is very important that th...
By: The Family Handyman

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Fri, 11 Jan 2013 14:57:47 PST
Pointy-Tool Pincushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Pointy-Tool-Pincushion/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/JGFB/H672WRYK/F37JGFBH672WRYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/JGFB/H672WRYK/F37JGFBH672WRYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/JGFB/H672WRYK/F37JGFBH672WRYK.SMALL.jpg The Family Handyman Some tools can be very sharp and dangerous if not organized correctly. We're sure you'd rather pull your tool out of a styrofoam board instead of reaching into a dark, cluttered tool drawer and risk puncturing your hands. You can easily make a wall mounted pincushion using Styrofoam and plywood.   ...
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Mon, 7 Jan 2013 17:45:08 PST
Hide--N--Slide http://www.instructables.com/id/Hide-N-Slide/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/M8FQ/H9G10SJG/FU8M8FQH9G10SJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/M8FQ/H9G10SJG/FU8M8FQH9G10SJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/M8FQ/H9G10SJG/FU8M8FQH9G10SJG.SMALL.jpg batteriesnotincluded The purpose of this instructable is to use wasted space . I built a new workbench in my garage/work space but still did not have enough room for all my tools to be easily accessible so I came up with the slide -n- hide this is my first intstructable so please bear with me ALWAYS USE YOUR SAFTEY EQU...
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 00:30:01 PST
MAGNETIC WRENCH HOLDER http://www.instructables.com/id/MAGNETIC-WRENCH-HOLDER/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/6GSO/H6WBKN3P/FLE6GSOH6WBKN3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/6GSO/H6WBKN3P/FLE6GSOH6WBKN3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/6GSO/H6WBKN3P/FLE6GSOH6WBKN3P.SMALL.jpg DoDo729 I bought two sets of professional wrenches. There are 14 wrenches in each set and they came in a plastic holder. The first time I took out one of the wrenches, one of the little plastic tabs that holds them in, broke. I had already had bought some magnetic holders for my stubby wrench sets, but they...
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Mon, 10 Sep 2012 08:28:37 PDT
A Better Socket Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Better-Socket-Organizer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/4TBJ/H5TVB0D2/FP54TBJH5TVB0D2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/4TBJ/H5TVB0D2/FP54TBJH5TVB0D2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/4TBJ/H5TVB0D2/FP54TBJH5TVB0D2.SMALL.jpg pat42586 If you're like me, you have a drawer in your toolbox dedicated to sockets.  Sometimes finding the right one takes longer than you would like.  Also finding which one will fit your bolt/nut can be hard.  I'm an aircraft mechanic, so if it's standard I can eyeball it, but how can you tell the differen...
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Thu, 16 Aug 2012 18:03:50 PDT