Instructables: exploring - photos - wood - popular Wed, 5 Aug 2015 03:39:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Pallet Coat Rack RuudvandeLooij A new apartment means new furniture as cheap as possible, this story is one of a coat rack. My brother in law had some nice slabs of wood from which I could have one. The first idea about the looks was born. That was until a friend of mine sent me a picture of a pallet shelf for his special beers. ...
By: RuudvandeLooij

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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 11:18:08 PDT
How to Build a Stool from One 2x4 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, ...
By: xbremer

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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 01:12:55 PDT
Multifunction Coffe Table With Storage, Slide Out And Lift. Build From Euro Pallets dirkdeus This coffee table was Born while we were searching all  over for a new table for our living room. Nothing fits in form and function. So we build our own. Made of 2 europallets. Movable on 4 heavy duty castors. The highlight is the huge storage space inside the table and the lift and the slide  mec...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 01:54:23 PST
Raven beak - wooden guitar pick Eldalote Hi! I came to this idea since someone mentioned a wooden guitar pick in comments. But my local music shop doesn't sell them, so I decided to make one! Although the playing isn't so comfortable for me it looks just awesome as pendant! :) Things you will need: - piece of wood ( I got mine from an ...
By: Eldalote

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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:07:18 PST
Shipping pallet stool thomseal There are plenty of old shipping pallets floating around, which frequently become reappropriated in the form of tables and chairs. The wood used in shipping pallets is of low quality, but by cutting it up and laminating it back together, strength and new aesthetic can be achieved.  Tools/Materials:...
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 16:49:01 PDT
tea staining mikeasaurus Think that staining wood means stinky lacquers, rubber gloves, and long drying times? Think again! I'll show you how to stain wood to look weathered and old, with nothing more than household items, and with results achieved in a fraction of the time. Naturally aged wood has a great faded look that ...
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Tue, 23 Apr 2013 15:40:25 PDT
DIY Wood Stove Fan for under $50 tinkerme So I bought an EcoFan for a friend and decided that it was a cool concept and built one from scratch. The fan gets its power from a peltier element that is used in reverse, i.e. it is generating electricity from the heat given off from the stove top. This peltier cooler is used in cooling cpus to t...
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Thu, 17 Jan 2013 17:21:42 PST
Toolbox Ideas 90kar08 I was tired of having all of my tools lying in a pile so I decided to build myself a toolbox to store them in. The foam rubber is excellent for keeping the tools in place, I got it for free from my mom's work they use it to protect expensive devices when shipping them around the world.
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Wed, 26 Aug 2009 06:38:44 PDT
All of My Current Handcrafted Knives Basement_Craftsman These knives are made of mostly mild steel. Some are from files/ railroad spikes and others are high carbon steel. I made almost all of them. I cut them out with an angle grinder and did most the shaping with a belt grinder. Most of the scales are wood however some are mycarta i made. I previously s...
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Sat, 5 Jan 2013 13:01:25 PST
Architectural Gingerbread Lord of The Things First I googled some pics of Architectural Gingerbread so I could get a rough idea of what I want.  With a felt pen I drew out my design on some extra thick scrap plywood.  I then drilled some holes to make it easier to cut with a jig/saber saw. To make sure my patterns were correctly repeated and r...
By: Lord of The Things

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Mon, 18 Feb 2013 15:26:16 PST
Adjustable bookshelf for angled walls simonvp Since angled walls/roofs are hard to make shelving systems for, I have made a bookshelf to utilize this mostly lost space. You can adjust the bookshelf to every angle, by adapting the bolts en setting the angle right.  If you want to, you can also put it on a regular wall, wherever you want, or on a...
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Sun, 27 Jan 2013 12:21:37 PST
Norwegian Wood ValeB This is a model of a simple and basic table for a designer in 1:5 scale and its stool. It is ideal for a designer who works in a private space, in fact, the table is very long (in 1:1 scale should measure 200 cm long and 90 cm wide). The model is made of pine wood for the top table and the top stool...
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Wed, 16 Jan 2013 13:03:21 PST
Olmo Desk Anto.does Olmo desk is a table thinked for designers and architects who works in small places. Inspired by the Chinese boxes. The 1:5 scale model is totally handmade. Model dimensions: 12cm x 26 cm x 16 cm. Enjoy! 
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Mon, 14 Jan 2013 14:03:19 PST
Scrap-Wood Cutting Board Sam DeRose If you do a lot of woodworking and hate wasting scrap material, this is a great project for you. This cutting board can be made out of any scrap hardwood, and no matter what it looks beautiful and is always unique. Also, since you already paid for the wood and assumed you'd be wasting some, this cut...
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Thu, 27 Dec 2012 22:03:25 PST
Small Homebuilt Cider Press Iceman94      When life gives you lemons you make lemonade; when your neighbor gives you several bushels of apples, duh, make cider!  However in my case, I didn't exactly have a cider press sitting around waiting to be used, so I built this little jig over the weekend.       The frame is made out of some scr...
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Fri, 28 Sep 2012 16:39:22 PDT
Ryuk Costume Tatterhood (Since I tend to get asked about selling the Shinigami, Rem and Ryuk have been sold. But hey, you can make your own!) Everybody's favorite Shinigami. Ryuk is a death god featured in the manga/anime/live-action-films called Death Note. Have no clue what I'm talking about? It's this guy right here! ...
By: Tatterhood

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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 10:27:41 PDT