Instructables: exploring - photos - wood - furniture http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:20:24 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Build a Stool from One 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Stool-from-One-2x4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SMALL.jpg xbremer The following is a basic overview of how to build a three-legged stool from one eight-foot 2x4. This design pushes efficiency of material. Interestingly, the stools produced from one 2x4 tend to take on a character that is a caricature of the initial features that define the design... For instance, ...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 01:12:55 PDT
No Tools, Easy DIY Wood Pallet Couch. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Wood-Pallet-Couch-No-tools-needed/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/TC4P/HO7XQI3E/FX7TC4PHO7XQI3E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/TC4P/HO7XQI3E/FX7TC4PHO7XQI3E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/TC4P/HO7XQI3E/FX7TC4PHO7XQI3E.SMALL.jpg hawkabee What you will need: -Wood Pallets (as many as you need/find) -Fine and Course Sand Paper -Futon Mattress -Pillows! The hardest part of this project is locating safe and reusable pallets, especially if your couch is going to be used indoors. You need to be very careful that the pallets you choose a...
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 09:06:00 PST
Shoe Rack/Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-RackBench/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/MFPH/HLOBLBOB/FE0MFPHHLOBLBOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/MFPH/HLOBLBOB/FE0MFPHHLOBLBOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/MFPH/HLOBLBOB/FE0MFPHHLOBLBOB.SMALL.jpg Cormaxzyz It never fails. As soon as you tell people you're a woodworker, they immediately start asking you to make furniture for them. It never fails for me, at least. The bench measures about 24" by 10" by 18", and is made out of 1" (actually 3/4") poplar.  The rods for the shoe rack are made out of 1/2" ...
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 13:21:05 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Panels/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/OJ47/HCB8KT8E/FVNOJ47HCB8KT8E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/OJ47/HCB8KT8E/FVNOJ47HCB8KT8E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/OJ47/HCB8KT8E/FVNOJ47HCB8KT8E.SMALL.jpg M.O.T.H. Here is a great and simple way to reuse old fence wood. Cut off the bottoms that have rotted out. Layout in straight rows or create a pattern such as herringbone on a piece of 1/2" plywood Use screws or nails to attach. Cut shape out using router for circles and complex curves or a ...
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Mon, 28 Jan 2013 08:35:28 PST
Modern Reclaimed Wood Coffee Table (Pallet/Skid Table) http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Reclaimed-Wood-Coffee-Table-PalletSkid-Ta/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/UYC9/H82U30EB/FHEUYC9H82U30EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/UYC9/H82U30EB/FHEUYC9H82U30EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/UYC9/H82U30EB/FHEUYC9H82U30EB.SMALL.jpg TXTCLA55 Got the idea from instructable member keremulu (http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Coffee-Table-From-Reclaimed-Wood/) but I didn't really like his use of castor wheels because to me they took away from the "old and new" look I wanted. So instead I went with a simple steel "C" shape as legs; and ...
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Sat, 13 Oct 2012 20:22:57 PDT
Handmade Mission Style Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Mission-Style-Furniture/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/4HXY/H1YOJBWW/FY84HXYH1YOJBWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/4HXY/H1YOJBWW/FY84HXYH1YOJBWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/4HXY/H1YOJBWW/FY84HXYH1YOJBWW.SMALL.jpg joshmt2012 This is all the furniture i made in my senior year of woodshop. The chair was made from a set of plans, and has an adjustable back The couch end table i modified to from a set of plans to be longer and changed the slats to match the chair The coffee table i designed from scratch with plans i drew in...
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Wed, 23 May 2012 15:48:42 PDT
Reycycled natural Beaver chewed rustic wood table ,the only one in the world http://www.instructables.com/id/All-natural-recycled-Beaver-chewed-wood-Rustic-Tab/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/KAIA/GZ6I5WHI/FI9KAIAGZ6I5WHI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/KAIA/GZ6I5WHI/FI9KAIAGZ6I5WHI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/KAIA/GZ6I5WHI/FI9KAIAGZ6I5WHI.SMALL.jpg herwood_forest_alaska My homemade Table was built using Spruce from a Forest Fire for the bottom gray areas with 2 logs both chewed by a Beaver on each of the ends and a piece of Driftwood as the flat surface. This was all assembled using Mortice and Tenon joints. It has lasted many years I made this 8 Years ago myself. ...
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Thu, 1 Mar 2012 09:40:06 PST
Bedside Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedside-Table/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/MGRS/GYVDHPYS/FK5MGRSGYVDHPYS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/MGRS/GYVDHPYS/FK5MGRSGYVDHPYS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/MGRS/GYVDHPYS/FK5MGRSGYVDHPYS.SMALL.jpg jahg A few images of a bedside table I just finished. The table is made from three types of wood: popular boards for the top and thicker side pieces, oak for the thinner sides and slated shelf, and red oak for the legs. All cuts were made on a table saw (except for the slats in the middle, which were glu...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 10:32:42 PST
Pressure Fit Screwless Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Pressure-Fit-Screwless-Shelves/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/MGNV/GY190BME/FQ3MGNVGY190BME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/MGNV/GY190BME/FQ3MGNVGY190BME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/MGNV/GY190BME/FQ3MGNVGY190BME.SMALL.jpg noahw These shelves are held firmly in place by pressure created from the shelf itself, there are no screws, mounting hardware, or levitation tricks - all they need is two opposing walls, and they're good to go.  This simple shelving unit fits between any two walls.  In my case, a tiny closet in my room t...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 15:21:37 PST
Ex-Window Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Ex-Window-Coffee-Table/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/JHXN/GXFXNO3Z/FFUJHXNGXFXNO3Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/JHXN/GXFXNO3Z/FFUJHXNGXFXNO3Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/JHXN/GXFXNO3Z/FFUJHXNGXFXNO3Z.SMALL.jpg terielise This must be the easiest and best gosh darn looking table it is possible make: Ingredients: 1 x Window found on the roadside 4 x colonial table legs 8 x Metal Brackets 4 x wooden Dowels wood Glue 28 x Screws (depth and width appropriate to brackets and depth of frame) Tools: Power Drill Hammer Scr...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2012 04:54:27 PST
Custom Birch Ply Storage Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Birch-Ply-Storage-Project/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/7BCI/GNA2RZUZ/FPE7BCIGNA2RZUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/7BCI/GNA2RZUZ/FPE7BCIGNA2RZUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/7BCI/GNA2RZUZ/FPE7BCIGNA2RZUZ.SMALL.jpg Phantomn This is a piece of furniture I made for my Father for my Design Technology course at college. It took a reasonable amount of time to complete and now it is I'm pretty pleased. It's constructed entirely from 18mm birch ply, even the draws (overkill..? Nah!), apart from the curved tops, and drawer fro...
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Wed, 4 May 2011 11:05:52 PDT
Nomadic Life 1: Bookcase (Trial & Error) http://www.instructables.com/id/Nomad-Bookcase-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/I541/GM4N16MX/FWVI541GM4N16MX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/I541/GM4N16MX/FWVI541GM4N16MX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/I541/GM4N16MX/FWVI541GM4N16MX.SMALL.jpg zachsoniasummers I just finished the Nomadic bookcase prototype I've been working on and I have to say I'm quite pleased. After construction, I then moved it into its final destination, where I then performed a load test on it (Fig C): The heaviest books are on the bottom (1), while thinning out to the lightest boo...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2011 11:20:21 PDT
UNIQUE FURNITURE http://www.instructables.com/id/UNIQUE-FURNITURE/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/S1QA/GKS0T1EX/FBPS1QAGKS0T1EX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/S1QA/GKS0T1EX/FBPS1QAGKS0T1EX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/S1QA/GKS0T1EX/FBPS1QAGKS0T1EX.SMALL.jpg ZoDo             I had a little space in my room and I wanted a furniture that could fit there. Unfortunately I couldn't find something that would please me an also fit in that place. So I bought some MDF (Medium-density fibreboard) and decidet to make the furniture myself.              I've used Pro 1...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2011 14:25:36 PST
Wood and Steel Sidetables http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-and-Steel-Sidetables/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/OTTX/GKKEKVSZ/FVAOTTXGKKEKVSZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/OTTX/GKKEKVSZ/FVAOTTXGKKEKVSZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/OTTX/GKKEKVSZ/FVAOTTXGKKEKVSZ.SMALL.jpg NathanaelScheffler Hello Instructables!  These sidetables were made by my father 15 years ago.  Everything was scrap, except for the quarter inch steel used in the base, which only cost $30.  The steel pipes were scrap schedule 40 piping, and the wood would have been used for firewood.  As you can see, both table-to...
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Thu, 24 Feb 2011 17:47:21 PST
Wooden Guitar Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Guitar-Stand-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/ZOKH/GB3XKH3R/FCBZOKHGB3XKH3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/ZOKH/GB3XKH3R/FCBZOKHGB3XKH3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/ZOKH/GB3XKH3R/FCBZOKHGB3XKH3R.SMALL.jpg Tecknojock Well I had intended on making this into an instructable, but low and behold, I forgot to take pictures during the making.  I did however include solidworks plans that one should be able to follow. Solidworks File Materials: 12"x1"x6' Pine Board 4"x1"x6' Pine Board 3"x1"x8' Pine Board 28 1 3/4' Inch ...
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Wed, 14 Jul 2010 21:16:34 PDT
Cane for a 6 year old http://www.instructables.com/id/Cane-for-a-6-year-old/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/072H/FNZAC31B/FPL072HFNZAC31B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/072H/FNZAC31B/FPL072HFNZAC31B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/072H/FNZAC31B/FPL072HFNZAC31B.SMALL.jpg Lithium Rain My little brother sprained his foot a view days ago. He couldn't put much weight on it, and where we didn't carry him, he hopped and crawled. Someone gave him a stick to hobble around on, but he didn't like it very much, and it scratched up our nice wood floors, so I modified it a bit. The stick is...
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