Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - furniture - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Jul 2015 05:34:34 PDT BLOX v1.01 3 way lap joint stool!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/3-way-lap-joint-stool/
3 way lap joint stool!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/2IDZ/IBHRRL4D/FNF2IDZIBHRRL4D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/2IDZ/IBHRRL4D/FNF2IDZIBHRRL4D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/2IDZ/IBHRRL4D/FNF2IDZIBHRRL4D.SMALL.jpg shopbuilt This is a pretty tricky little project but super fun! Choose your material for my stool I choose walnut but you could use what ever you want, even a couple different species. It needs to be at least 1 1/2" thick, 6" wide and about 4 and a half feet long. then you casn lay out and cut three sectio...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 07:39:35 PDT
C-Clamp Wood Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/C-Clamp-Wood-Shelf/
C-Clamp Wood Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0K29/IBDHMCST/FXF0K29IBDHMCST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0K29/IBDHMCST/FXF0K29IBDHMCST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0K29/IBDHMCST/FXF0K29IBDHMCST.SMALL.jpg matthewtmead I was inspired by the Areaware wall clamps and wanted to create something similar for my home office. I thought a c-clamp shelf would be a good addition for my home office and felt it would coordinate well with my Pipe Wrench Table instructable. As a maker, I love to be surrounded by creative things...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 11:57:23 PDT
Breathe Life into an Old Drop Leaf Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Breathe-Life-into-an-Old-Drop-Leaf-Table/
Breathe Life into an Old Drop Leaf Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/AQZJ/IBC241OD/FCMAQZJIBC241OD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/AQZJ/IBC241OD/FCMAQZJIBC241OD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/AQZJ/IBC241OD/FCMAQZJIBC241OD.SMALL.jpg Boddeeen Thanks for reading my Instructable! So I recently moved into a new apartment and was in need of some furniture. While I had the table already, I wanted to give it a fresh start for the new location. In order to do that, I wanted to take the table down to the bare wood, give the table a fresh finish ...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:39:49 PDT
Casual cardboard stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Casual-cardboard-stool/
Casual cardboard stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/MHUD/IB8IKK9J/FGEMHUDIB8IKK9J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/MHUD/IB8IKK9J/FGEMHUDIB8IKK9J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/MHUD/IB8IKK9J/FGEMHUDIB8IKK9J.SMALL.jpg MicaelaUndiks So what I tried to make was a casual stool with recycled materials whose form comfortably receive the body. I used six plotter tubes and some old corrugated cardboard. Although the structure is made only with cardboard, the result was a very resistant and solid stool. The Rhinoceros model and the te...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 16:24:18 PDT
A Mantable! (pronounced MAN TABLE!!!!) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Mantable-pronounced-MAN-TABLE/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 12:51:03 PDT
upcycle chair http://www.instructables.com/id/upcycle-chair/
upcycle chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/HZ6I/IB7RONEH/FVNHZ6IIB7RONEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/HZ6I/IB7RONEH/FVNHZ6IIB7RONEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/HZ6I/IB7RONEH/FVNHZ6IIB7RONEH.SMALL.jpg acroart The redesigned your old and unused chairs The separation of chair parts You must separate the fragments and pieces of the Chair without breaking it, you should be careful to allocate.While the process of shredding common hand tools and muscle strength. Removing pieces of paint all the pieces, ...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:25:41 PDT
Personal Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Fire-Pit/
Personal Fire Pit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/OJLB/IB4AKXPC/F3FOJLBIB4AKXPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/OJLB/IB4AKXPC/F3FOJLBIB4AKXPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/OJLB/IB4AKXPC/F3FOJLBIB4AKXPC.SMALL.jpg Schaf77 This instructable will show you how to make your own personal fire pit. I give the credit/inspiration of this project to Karen who posted instructions on how to make one.This is my go at making one.The flame may look small in the pictures but it is actually a good size flame. Watch the video to se...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 20:37:54 PDT
Shabby Chic Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Shabby-Chic-Wooden-Bed/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 21:36:17 PDT
Outdoor Bench With Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Bench-With-Storage/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 20:31:33 PDT
Garden table with benches http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-table-with-benches/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 12:55:05 PDT
gear head bench seat http://www.instructables.com/id/gear-head-bench-seat/
gear head bench seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/TG4K/I9YC4HD5/FT7TG4KI9YC4HD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/TG4K/I9YC4HD5/FT7TG4KI9YC4HD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/TG4K/I9YC4HD5/FT7TG4KI9YC4HD5.SMALL.jpg csellers1 I saved the back seat out of an old Sable to make a seat for use in the shop when I have company. Follow along as I make the seat with no real plan in mind other than to make it comfortable and fill my needs while looking reasonably attractive. materials and frame layout I grabbed an assortment o...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 13:11:59 PDT
Popsicle Stick Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Bench/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 20:20:45 PDT
Beetle Kill Pine Headboard (and Frame) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beetle-Kill-Pine-Headboard-and-Frame/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 14:54:29 PDT
Another infinite table http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-infinite-table/
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 03:51:34 PDT
Reviving a bicycle seat - a fun weekend project. http://www.instructables.com/id/Reincarnation-of-a-bicycle-seat-a-fun-weekend-proj/
Reviving a bicycle seat - a fun weekend project. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/QTIN/IAGMBW78/FMHQTINIAGMBW78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/QTIN/IAGMBW78/FMHQTINIAGMBW78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/QTIN/IAGMBW78/FMHQTINIAGMBW78.SMALL.jpg treenerd Ok, so I was cleaning my workshop and was about to throw this old bicycle seat out, when I noticed that it actually had a pretty neat shape. I decided to make something out of it instead, and so, instead of throwing a lot of things out (and thus clean up my workshop) I made an armchair for my daught...
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 13:15:12 PDT
Easy way to make a drop-leaf dining table http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-way-to-make-a-drop-leaf-dining-table/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 12:25:09 PDT
Restoring an Old Desk with a New Laminate Surface http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-an-old-desk-with-a-new-laminate-surface/
Restoring an Old Desk with a New Laminate Surface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/1HTT/IAEJUTL5/F9F1HTTIAEJUTL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/1HTT/IAEJUTL5/F9F1HTTIAEJUTL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/1HTT/IAEJUTL5/F9F1HTTIAEJUTL5.SMALL.jpg rdomunky I had an old Ikea desk with a deep cherry finish, which while very strong and serviceable added way too much color to my already red/brown office. Knowing that trying to paint it would be a mess and probably not result in a tough enough surface, I opted to re-surface it in white plastic laminate. Th...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 14:27:29 PDT
Secret Compartment Alarm Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Compartment-Alarm-Drawer/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 00:06:48 PDT
Take apart wooden stool! http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-apart-wooden-stool/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 10:26:34 PDT
Making Modular DVD Storage Towers http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Modular-DVD-Storage-Towers/
Making Modular DVD Storage Towers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/MIY4/IAAG9AWD/F1UMIY4IAAG9AWD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/MIY4/IAAG9AWD/F1UMIY4IAAG9AWD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/MIY4/IAAG9AWD/F1UMIY4IAAG9AWD.SMALL.jpg Jzbowmannz I am making these for a friend of mine who has a very specific idea when it comes to his DVD collection.The pair of DVD towers are made completely from 3/4 solid oak. The original idea was to make them with box joint and finish them with natural oil finish to show off the wood grains and joinery, bu...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 17:12:16 PDT
Re-purposed Chair Swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-purposed-Chair-Swing/
Re-purposed Chair Swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/V33U/IA9HH94K/FGKV33UIA9HH94K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/V33U/IA9HH94K/FGKV33UIA9HH94K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/V33U/IA9HH94K/FGKV33UIA9HH94K.SMALL.jpg howellrl Do you have a chair that is just sitting there unused? Do you wish you had a swing in the shade on a sunny day? If you answered yes to either of these questions, I have a simple project for you! Learn how to easily turn your chair into a comfortable swing. Choose your chair Any chair, new or old,...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 16:09:07 PDT
American Flag Coffee Table - Pallet Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Flag-Coffee-Table-Pallet-Furniture/
American Flag Coffee Table - Pallet Furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/CO9X/IA8X2L0O/FP7CO9XIA8X2L0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/CO9X/IA8X2L0O/FP7CO9XIA8X2L0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/CO9X/IA8X2L0O/FP7CO9XIA8X2L0O.SMALL.jpg crreed Henry Ford once said “What’s right about America is that although we have a mess of problems, we have great capacity-- intellect and resources-- to do something about them.” Today, lets build something that puts that great intellect to use! There are not too many things more patriotic than buildin...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 00:57:55 PDT
Removable Drafting Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Removable-Drafting-Table/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 12:58:34 PDT
Patio Chair Re-build http://www.instructables.com/id/Patio-Chair-Re-build/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 10:14:03 PDT
How to Reproduce a Logo or Image on a Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reproduce-a-Logo-or-Image-on-a-Table/
How to Reproduce a Logo or Image on a Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/LE7F/IA81T9EY/FYELE7FIA81T9EY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/LE7F/IA81T9EY/FYELE7FIA81T9EY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/LE7F/IA81T9EY/FYELE7FIA81T9EY.SMALL.jpg sosclosetsandfurniture This unused dining table was re-purposed for an outdoor party area for a Texas A and M sports fan. Adding an image or logo to a piece of furniture like a table can be intimidating. It's easier than you think. The main tools are:a rulera large layout ruler or other long straight board to sketch wi...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 12:27:27 PDT
Collapsible Picknic / Side-table http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Picknic-Side-table/
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Thu, 28 May 2015 13:26:01 PDT
Plyboo CNC Armchair http://www.instructables.com/id/Plyboo-CNC-Armchair/
Plyboo CNC Armchair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/HQDH/IA6M8V4D/F3UHQDHIA6M8V4D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/HQDH/IA6M8V4D/F3UHQDHIA6M8V4D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/HQDH/IA6M8V4D/F3UHQDHIA6M8V4D.SMALL.jpg abertoni The Plyboo CNC Armchair is an exercise in cnc fabricated furniture that looks to move away from the visual language of CNC mark making and geometry, and towards the production of an object that is not a reflection of the tool on which it was made. Drawing inspiration from traditional armchair design...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 11:34:05 PDT
DIY Nightstand: IKEA LACK table hack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Nightstand-IKEA-LACK-table-hack/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 11:16:07 PDT
Slipstream Table (Experiments in Aluminum and Plywood Lamination) http://www.instructables.com/id/Slipstream-Table-Experiments-in-Aluminum-and-Plywo/
Slipstream Table (Experiments in Aluminum and Plywood Lamination) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/OV3M/IA5ITYGP/F86OV3MIA5ITYGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/OV3M/IA5ITYGP/F86OV3MIA5ITYGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/OV3M/IA5ITYGP/F86OV3MIA5ITYGP.SMALL.jpg abertoni The Slipstream Table is the culmination of a number of side projects and experiments in CNC profile cutting, lamination, sheet good manipulation and traditional woodworking. The project is the result of the economy and efficiency of cnc fabrication, as well as the realities of the hand finishing req...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 16:29:45 PDT
DIY Bean Bag Couch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bean-Bag-Couch/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 12:45:41 PDT
Bookshelf Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookshelf-Chair/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 21:27:07 PDT
Make a simple night table/stand with pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-simple-night-tablestand-with-reuse-pallets/
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By: ongth

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Sat, 23 May 2015 23:19:56 PDT
Custom Packaging http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Cardboard-Packaging/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 17:35:35 PDT
CNC Interlocking Chair Design http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Interlocking-Chair-Design/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 22:15:11 PDT
How to Make a Hanging Baffle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Hanging-Baffle/
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By: Dairan Xu

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Wed, 20 May 2015 02:11:40 PDT
Bending Furniture Collection http://www.instructables.com/id/Bending-Furniture-Collection/
Bending Furniture Collection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/HNOB/I9UDUWG9/F1XHNOBI9UDUWG9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/HNOB/I9UDUWG9/F1XHNOBI9UDUWG9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/HNOB/I9UDUWG9/F1XHNOBI9UDUWG9.SMALL.jpg Yawen_Yuqing_Yinuo_Timothy Team: Yawen Hui, Yuqing Nie, Yinuo Wang, Timothy WaiInstructors: Kyle Steinfeld, Simon Schleicher, Jonathan Bachrach, Luis Jaggy Overview The main goal of the project is to examine various bending and fabrication techniques of flatbed materials leading up to a full scale product encountering the ...
By: Yawen_Yuqing_Yinuo_Timothy

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Tue, 19 May 2015 18:00:13 PDT
Hidden Chair Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Chair-Compartment/
Hidden Chair Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/SWFR/I9UDQDG4/FJ6SWFRI9UDQDG4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/SWFR/I9UDQDG4/FJ6SWFRI9UDQDG4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/SWFR/I9UDQDG4/FJ6SWFRI9UDQDG4.SMALL.jpg Hiyadudez When an intruder enters your home, what do they go for? Those expensive phones and tablets laying on the table? The overflowing jewellery box on the dresser? Or those 5-year old, mass-produced, $20 wooden chairs sitting at the dining table? Well, I can tell you which they wouldn't go for.Secret comp...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 11:44:32 PDT
A In_Flexible Pavilion http://www.instructables.com/id/A-InFlexible-Pavilion/
A In_Flexible Pavilion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/UN8P/I9UDJHSH/FB5UN8PI9UDJHSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/UN8P/I9UDJHSH/FB5UN8PI9UDJHSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/UN8P/I9UDJHSH/FB5UN8PI9UDJHSH.SMALL.jpg Qingzhi Team: Kyle Johnson, David Campbell, Qingzhi Li, Yu ZhengInstructors: Kyle Steinfeld, Simon Schleicher, Jonathan Bachrach, Luis Jaggy. Overview The goal of the project was to explore active bending and kerfing of wood surfaces. We conceptualized the project in two parts: the seat, which is a heavy...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 01:15:48 PDT
Giant Arduino GEMMA side table http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Arduino-GEMMA-side-table/
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Fri, 15 May 2015 15:16:39 PDT
Chaise Lounge http://www.instructables.com/id/Chaise-Lounge/
Chaise Lounge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/9K3H/I9YBYK20/FGO9K3HI9YBYK20.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/9K3H/I9YBYK20/FGO9K3HI9YBYK20.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/9K3H/I9YBYK20/FGO9K3HI9YBYK20.SMALL.jpg Shima_Eleanna OverviewInstructors: Kyle Steinfeld, Simon Schleicher, Jonathan Bachrach, Luis JaggyTeam: Cindy Hartono, Fei Du, Eleanna Panagoulia, Shima SahebnassaghMain goal of this project is to explore the design potentials of bending techniques and to test the ways that these can be materialized in implemente...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 22:05:00 PDT
How to Glitter Your Furniture : The Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Glitter-Your-Furiture-The-Easy-Way/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 15:45:19 PDT
Grill and Smoker Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Grill-and-Smoker-Table/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 12:26:26 PDT
CNC Vinyl Spray Painted Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Vinyl-Spray-Painted-Chairs/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 11:03:40 PDT
X and O side table http://www.instructables.com/id/X-and-O-side-table/
X and O side table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/VGBH/I9C876IL/FL8VGBHI9C876IL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/VGBH/I9C876IL/FL8VGBHI9C876IL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/VGBH/I9C876IL/FL8VGBHI9C876IL.SMALL.jpg cndjian An appealing side table assembled from flat parts. Design. I began by drawing by sketching the table on paper. I then started exploring the geometries in Rhinoceros, a versatile 3D modeling software for industrial design. I compared dimensions of standard bedside tables and came up with a 18" r...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 19:47:51 PDT
Shopbot + Birch Ply = End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Shopbot-Birch-Ply-End-Table/
Shopbot + Birch Ply = End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/W2NC/I916F511/FQGW2NCI916F511.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/W2NC/I916F511/FQGW2NCI916F511.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/W2NC/I916F511/FQGW2NCI916F511.SMALL.jpg abertoni As a primer for a larger project I decided to take on a small laminated end table. The project came together from start to finish in an afternoon, the design was focused on creating a simple form using efficient nesting of sheet goods on a shopbot CNC router. Design The concept behind this small...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:27:59 PDT
Folding Project Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Project-Table/
Folding Project Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/RKLM/I916DIZ0/FV5RKLMI916DIZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/RKLM/I916DIZ0/FV5RKLMI916DIZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/RKLM/I916DIZ0/FV5RKLMI916DIZ0.SMALL.jpg kkingsbury This is an instructable for a simple folding project table. It kinda works like a giant TV tray, it gives stability and room to work but when not in use, it can be folded up and placed out of the way. The materials and build are all very simple and costs around $50. I also added a painted logo on to...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:26:12 PDT
Full Size Platform bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-Size-Platform-bed/
Full Size Platform bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/75I1/I916D9AF/FU875I1I916D9AF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/75I1/I916D9AF/FU875I1I916D9AF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/75I1/I916D9AF/FU875I1I916D9AF.SMALL.jpg mishra.rajneesh So after watching hours of videos and reading tutorials I decided to build a full size bed for my daughter. I must say it was quiet a learning process as I was doing it for the first time and wasn't sure on the type of tools needed for this project. Here is what I bought from HomeDepot : Deck Screws...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:53:25 PDT
Perpetua Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Perpetua-Stool/
Perpetua Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/V5X4/I8VGNN3Q/FA9V5X4I8VGNN3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/V5X4/I8VGNN3Q/FA9V5X4I8VGNN3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/V5X4/I8VGNN3Q/FA9V5X4I8VGNN3Q.SMALL.jpg xbremer The Perpetua Stool combines traditional woodworking tools with 3D modeling software and 5-axis CNC machining to create forms through a digital workflow that are as repeatable as they are sensual. This project matches the sensitivity to detail hand-carving techniques with the efficiency and geometric...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:12:59 PDT
Divisadero Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Divisadero-Chair/
Divisadero Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/PNVG/I8UHGVJ6/FOJPNVGI8UHGVJ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/PNVG/I8UHGVJ6/FOJPNVGI8UHGVJ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/PNVG/I8UHGVJ6/FOJPNVGI8UHGVJ6.SMALL.jpg xbremer The Divisadero Chair is piece exploring how 3D modeling software, 3D capturing, and 5-axis CNC milling can be combined to allow for a more sensitive use of materials. Traditional tools make squares and circles very well, and digital fabrication has made a huge mark in it's ability to make more dynam...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:51:59 PDT
Plastic Army Men Fruit Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Army-Men-Fruit-Bowl/
Plastic Army Men Fruit Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/YW8U/I8OBF48C/F6BYW8UI8OBF48C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/YW8U/I8OBF48C/F6BYW8UI8OBF48C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/YW8U/I8OBF48C/F6BYW8UI8OBF48C.SMALL.jpg N36 I saw a similar project a while ago on this and so decided to make my very own Plastic Army Man Fruit Bowl. Best part is it only costs around £6 to make.Here's how you do it. You Will Need WARNING: Plastic Army Men are toxic and just like the real things, can kill. So make sure you do this outsid...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 10:48:43 PDT