Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - metalworking http://www.instructables.com Sat, 6 Feb 2016 11:03:00 PST BLOX v1.01 Handmade Aluminum Bandsaw Letters. http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Aluminum-Bandsaw-Letters/
Handmade Aluminum Bandsaw Letters. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/OSVH/IKA08KH0/FZJOSVHIKA08KH0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/OSVH/IKA08KH0/FZJOSVHIKA08KH0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/OSVH/IKA08KH0/FZJOSVHIKA08KH0.SMALL.jpg DCwoodfabdesign Please forgive for only having one photo. The video posted HERE shows all steps and 'in process' images. Aluminum Letters cut on Bandsaw... I only did one step here because there is a LOT going on while I'm cutting aluminum on my bandsaw. Basically, don't ever do this unless you are TOTALLY comfo...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 08:42:36 PST
How to Make Sodium Silicate - Water Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Sodium-Silicate-Water-Glass/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 05:10:40 PST
AIR HOSE REEL http://www.instructables.com/id/AIR-HOSE-ROLLER/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 13:56:18 PST
Tube bender http://www.instructables.com/id/Tube-Bender/
Tube bender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/WN6I/IKA06EXB/F4OWN6IIKA06EXB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/WN6I/IKA06EXB/F4OWN6IIKA06EXB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/WN6I/IKA06EXB/F4OWN6IIKA06EXB.SMALL.jpg lecgo I would have liked it to make a new seat for my recumbent bicycle and for it was necessary some aluminium tubes and to bend those on proper shape. In our town I have not found a place to bend some tubes and I have decided to make my own tube bender for this work. Preparing First time I went to s...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 11:18:06 PST
How To Make A Puukko Styled Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Puukko-Styled-Knife/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 09:53:46 PST
Casting With Delft Clay (White Bronze Anvil Pendant) http://www.instructables.com/id/Casting-With-Delft-Clay-White-Bronze-Anvil-Pendant/
Casting With Delft Clay (White Bronze Anvil Pendant) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/WGFB/IK8KT6OD/FKQWGFBIK8KT6OD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/WGFB/IK8KT6OD/FKQWGFBIK8KT6OD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/WGFB/IK8KT6OD/FKQWGFBIK8KT6OD.SMALL.jpg Armeria Garcia Delft clay casting is just one of many methods to cast metal objects. Delft clay casting has some drawbacks but is arguably the most accessible casting medium for those who are just starting out. Create Your Form One of major drawbacks to using Delft clay, or other casting sands, is that you can'...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 03:39:40 PST
Hacer Un Trípode Para Una Cámara. http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacer-Un-Trípode-Para-Una-Cámara/
Hacer Un Trípode Para Una Cámara. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/7TFD/IK5S34DG/FUT7TFDIK5S34DG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/7TFD/IK5S34DG/FUT7TFDIK5S34DG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/7TFD/IK5S34DG/FUT7TFDIK5S34DG.SMALL.jpg Papa manitas Con unos tubos y una varilla roscada, puedes hacer un trípode para tu cámara. Ver el vídeo, ahí lo xplico todo.
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 08:13:30 PST
How Made Chisel From Iron Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/How-Made-Chisel-From-Iron-Piece/
How Made Chisel From Iron Piece - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/NZQZ/IK5Q1G2T/F7QNZQZIK5Q1G2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/NZQZ/IK5Q1G2T/F7QNZQZIK5Q1G2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/NZQZ/IK5Q1G2T/F7QNZQZIK5Q1G2T.SMALL.jpg Mycrazyhands HI all! today i can show you, how made simple chisel from piece iron.
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 08:08:02 PST
How To Make A Dagger http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Dagger/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 19:30:00 PST
Brass Knuckles http://www.instructables.com/id/Brass-Knuckles-1/
Brass Knuckles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/2XMG/IK2X4OTT/FVR2XMGIK2X4OTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/2XMG/IK2X4OTT/FVR2XMGIK2X4OTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/2XMG/IK2X4OTT/FVR2XMGIK2X4OTT.SMALL.jpg JTapp09 This instructable will show you how to make brass knuckles. Brass knuckles are also known as B-knucks or knuckle busters. And know that I'm not showing you how to make these to hurt anyone, unless it's self defense. For this instructable you may want to wear gloves. You can buy all of the materials ...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 13:52:51 PST
Utility Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Utility-Trailer/
Utility Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/5C0O/IK1FME68/FFE5C0OIK1FME68.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/5C0O/IK1FME68/FFE5C0OIK1FME68.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/5C0O/IK1FME68/FFE5C0OIK1FME68.SMALL.jpg tpagels I spent most of my summer 2015 turning wrenches repairing or building equipment to help my youngest son start a lawn mowing business. This is how we built a trailer for his riding mower to tow a push mower, gas can, weed eater etc.....I bought none of the materials it's all recycled.Needed material...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 08:40:39 PST
Snowplow http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowplow/
Snowplow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/C7GP/IK4AGD3R/FUFC7GPIK4AGD3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/C7GP/IK4AGD3R/FUFC7GPIK4AGD3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/C7GP/IK4AGD3R/FUFC7GPIK4AGD3R.SMALL.jpg Logan Tech I build this to help with the snow and use my four wheeler at the same time it uses the winch to go up and down. Works really well. The piece of steel (that the hook of the winch connects to) goes to the back of the for wheeler's hitch.
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 19:13:12 PST
Huntsman Knife (CSGO) Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Huntsman-Knife-CSGO-Part-1/
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 09:45:04 PST
How to make a Batarang from " The Dark Knight " http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Batarang-From-the-Dark-Knight-/
How to make a Batarang from " The Dark Knight " - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/I9GC/IJYUI2VF/F0YI9GCIJYUI2VF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/I9GC/IJYUI2VF/F0YI9GCIJYUI2VF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/I9GC/IJYUI2VF/F0YI9GCIJYUI2VF.SMALL.jpg Double Edged I have always wanted to make this project but have put it of for ages until i watched the Dark Knight with my friend and saw the Batarangs in action and wanted to make it again so here it is. This project isn't too hard and should be a great project for any skill level. Or take a look at my youtube ...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:54:34 PST
College Football Team Logo House Key (UT Longhorns!!) http://www.instructables.com/id/College-Football-Team-Logo-House-Key-UT-Longhorns/
College Football Team Logo House Key (UT Longhorns!!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/KT8U/IJX7F19C/FQWKT8UIJX7F19C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/KT8U/IJX7F19C/FQWKT8UIJX7F19C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/KT8U/IJX7F19C/FQWKT8UIJX7F19C.SMALL.jpg dankozi713 It's almost superbowl time!! & I thought this instructable would be good to throw out there. I am a big Longhorns fan and it's all thanks to one of my best friends. My friend practically bleeds burnt orange and even though football season is almost done for, I thought I would alter their house key a...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 22:37:12 PST
Leg Armor (Greaves and Cuisse) Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Leg-Armor-Greaves-and-Cuisse-Tutorial/
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 10:30:38 PST
How to make a Bladed Throwing Card http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bladed-Throwing-Card/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 21:52:52 PST
How to make a Ninja Star (Shrunken) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Ninja-Star-Shrunken/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 18:06:21 PST
ATLA Inspired Koi Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/ATLA-Inspired-Koi-Pendant/
ATLA Inspired Koi Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/I0AU/IJIUWEBJ/FNOI0AUIJIUWEBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/I0AU/IJIUWEBJ/FNOI0AUIJIUWEBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/I0AU/IJIUWEBJ/FNOI0AUIJIUWEBJ.SMALL.jpg Armeria Garcia I made this pendant for a friend who liked the symbolism of the Koi from Avatar the Last Airbender. The Pattern Since the koi in the show swim in a circle I figured that a simple circular frame would be best so I printed one out and glued it to the metal. Cut Out The Shapes The back plate an...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 23:57:24 PST
Homemade Rust Powder http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Rust-Powder/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 16:11:00 PST
How to Repair Philips Driver Bit Tip http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Philips-Driver-Bit-Tip/
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 06:28:32 PST
Scale Model Oil Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Scale-Model-Oil-Platform/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 12:52:37 PST
Tie Fighter Wood Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Tie-Fighter-Wood-Burner-1/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 06:01:20 PST
Boba Fett Wood Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Boba-Fett-Wood-Burner/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 06:01:20 PST
Camper Van BBQ http://www.instructables.com/id/Camper-Van-BBQ/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 06:01:17 PST
Model Light House http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-Light-House/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 14:31:36 PST
Make a Faux Apple Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Faux-Apple-Watch/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 13:11:33 PST
Welding Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Table-2/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 19:52:28 PST
Foundry http://www.instructables.com/id/Foundry/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 06:18:16 PST
Brass Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Brass-Ring-1/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 20:29:29 PST
Fabricate a Bottle Opener From Metal Offcut http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabricate-a-Bottle-Opener-From-Metal-Offcut/
Fabricate a Bottle Opener From Metal Offcut - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/4AD6/IJHHO4EJ/FRJ4AD6IJHHO4EJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/4AD6/IJHHO4EJ/FRJ4AD6IJHHO4EJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/4AD6/IJHHO4EJ/FRJ4AD6IJHHO4EJ.SMALL.jpg makergeek If you would like to watch a video of me fabricating this bottle opener you can find one on my youtube channel here:This requires 6 small pieces of metal, which I cut from an off cut.You will require:1 - dremel (or generic rotary tool) with cut off wheel2 - Welder3 - drill4 - paint.Option - bench gr...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 09:00:00 PST
Make a knife from high-carbon steel http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Knife-From-High-carbon-Steel/
Make a knife from high-carbon steel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/2DBU/IJHHKTJU/FKY2DBUIJHHKTJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/2DBU/IJHHKTJU/FKY2DBUIJHHKTJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/2DBU/IJHHKTJU/FKY2DBUIJHHKTJU.SMALL.jpg kai.h Here's a quick guide on how I made a knife from 1084 high-carbon steel.You can use a huge range of different materials for a knife - I've gone with 1084 because it's easy to work with and relatively forgiving when heat treating it.Heat treating a blade is the most important step when making a knife....
By: kai.h

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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:57:20 PST
Anvil http://www.instructables.com/id/Anvil/
Anvil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/GU9J/IJHFD73O/FHAGU9JIJHFD73O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/GU9J/IJHFD73O/FHAGU9JIJHFD73O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/GU9J/IJHFD73O/FHAGU9JIJHFD73O.SMALL.jpg dbreaux After looking into different anvils and the prices of them. I decided it would be cheaper to build my own. After all how hard would it be. So I started looking around trash bens and this is what I came up with. I think it came out petty good. All materials used were free the only cost was my time a...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 11:29:50 PST
Ride-On Toy Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Ride-On-Toy-Car/
Ride-On Toy Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/SL9Q/IJD9GERY/F40SL9QIJD9GERY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/SL9Q/IJD9GERY/F40SL9QIJD9GERY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/SL9Q/IJD9GERY/F40SL9QIJD9GERY.SMALL.jpg PasiL1 A ride-on toy car for children made of an old bike, a stroller found in a trash bin, a steel plate and some steel pipe. Planning This project was launched when I saw a neighbor kid driving one of these. These do not really cost that much, cheapest are like 50€ so it would be just stupid to build ...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 11:24:39 PST
Make Center Drilling of a Rod Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Center-Drilling-of-a-Rod-Easy/
Make Center Drilling of a Rod Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/OYH6/IJD53C9E/FN2OYH6IJD53C9E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/OYH6/IJD53C9E/FN2OYH6IJD53C9E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/OYH6/IJD53C9E/FN2OYH6IJD53C9E.SMALL.jpg Phil B I often use a short piece of 3/8 inch rod as a collar to make a stop end for a 3/16 inch axle in my projects. I have too much difficulty drilling a centered hole in the 3/8 inch rod. I made an accessory for keeping a hole centered without difficulty. Materials 3/4 inch rodToolsViseDrill pressDrillsD...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 16:41:33 PST
Low Cost Foundry/forge http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Foundryforge/
Low Cost Foundry/forge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/1LLE/II7PH5VD/FGK1LLEII7PH5VD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/1LLE/II7PH5VD/FGK1LLEII7PH5VD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/1LLE/II7PH5VD/FGK1LLEII7PH5VD.SMALL.jpg chaotech creations This is my design for a metal melting foundry that also works as a forge. Materials needed: 1 old beat up standard propane tank Portland cement Silica sand Wood ashPerlite (not vermiculite) Fireclay External parts:Forge burner------ I used the burner from this instructablehttp://www.instructables.co...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 14:43:18 PST
Nail Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Nail-Sword/
Nail Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/WCU1/IJAADERF/FKRWCU1IJAADERF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/WCU1/IJAADERF/FKRWCU1IJAADERF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/WCU1/IJAADERF/FKRWCU1IJAADERF.SMALL.jpg Ethan6 One night we had a hot fire decided to forge a mini nail sword Hammering Get a hot fire and a nail at the time I didn't have a anvil but just get the nail flat Sanding Get a file and and it till it's not any black spots on the blade both sides Then use a finer file Sharpening null...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 09:08:10 PST
Cattle Vet Crush Make your own http://www.instructables.com/id/Cattle-Vet-Crush-Make-Your-Own/
Cattle Vet Crush Make your own - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/BAW8/IJBPQ05W/FGJBAW8IJBPQ05W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/BAW8/IJBPQ05W/FGJBAW8IJBPQ05W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/BAW8/IJBPQ05W/FGJBAW8IJBPQ05W.SMALL.jpg tytower Here is a project you can launch that will teach you how to weld for very little cost . You will end up with a crush that costs $7500 here in Australia and all the tools to make more yards or whatever .I spent about $1200 on steel and consumables and about $300 on welder and power tools combined . I...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 08:51:02 PST
Etching a Knife Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Etching-a-Knife-Blade/
Etching a Knife Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/3AUR/IJAEL3TV/FMV3AURIJAEL3TV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/3AUR/IJAEL3TV/FMV3AURIJAEL3TV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/3AUR/IJAEL3TV/FMV3AURIJAEL3TV.SMALL.jpg Dave6648 thought ide try eychin one o my knifes wiv salt water n a battery charger i added a bit of salt to some eater attached the+terminal to the blade the negative to a cotton bud then put some of them card making sticker things to the blade plugged charger in in and etched it im quit happy w the r...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 07:44:03 PST
Add a Bending Computer to an Analog 3-in-1 Sheet Metal Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-a-Bending-Computer-to-an-Analog-3-in-1-Sheet-M/
Add a Bending Computer to an Analog 3-in-1 Sheet Metal Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/KEV8/IJ8UZ9BI/F9DKEV8IJ8UZ9BI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/KEV8/IJ8UZ9BI/F9DKEV8IJ8UZ9BI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/KEV8/IJ8UZ9BI/F9DKEV8IJ8UZ9BI.SMALL.jpg dailytlj This instructable is about using a digital level (or digital level app) to make repeatable bends with a finger brake. I was working with the Baileigh 3-in-1 shear/brake/roll machine at Instructables’ Pier 9 Workshop, but I think this should work with any similar machine. For a great general intro to...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 08:26:40 PST
"Spiro" - a 5' Diameter, Wall Mounted Spirograph http://www.instructables.com/id/Spiro-a-5-Diameter-Wall-Mounted-Spirograph/
"Spiro" - a 5' Diameter, Wall Mounted Spirograph - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/BESD/IJ8WZBRO/FPVBESDIJ8WZBRO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/BESD/IJ8WZBRO/FPVBESDIJ8WZBRO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/BESD/IJ8WZBRO/FPVBESDIJ8WZBRO.SMALL.jpg sheetmetalalchemist Love spirograph, but want to start making wall sized poster art instead of tiny little pictures? Look no further - this is a 5' diameter version which is built to hang on a wall. In addition to the larger diameter, this spirograph is built onto a sliding track and includes a butcher paper spooling m...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 00:13:32 PST
Turn an Aluminum Knob http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Aluminum-Knob/
Turn an Aluminum Knob - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/0DHI/IJ8WYDLC/FZY0DHIIJ8WYDLC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/0DHI/IJ8WYDLC/FZY0DHIIJ8WYDLC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/0DHI/IJ8WYDLC/FZY0DHIIJ8WYDLC.SMALL.jpg 271828- I needed a knob with 1/4-20 threads for the band saw circle cutting jig I was building. The fastest option was turning one from 3/4" aluminum round stock. The following instructions assume basic knowledge of metal lathes. Materials and Tools Materials:3/4 inch aluminum round stock or other mate...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 21:15:55 PST
CD Terminator 1.0 - a Machine Made to Send Old Disks Off With a BANG ! http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-Terminator-10-a-Machine-Made-to-Send-Old-Disks-/
CD Terminator 1.0 - a Machine Made to Send Old Disks Off With a BANG ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/HNBB/IJ7HFQTQ/F6QHNBBIJ7HFQTQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/HNBB/IJ7HFQTQ/F6QHNBBIJ7HFQTQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/HNBB/IJ7HFQTQ/F6QHNBBIJ7HFQTQ.SMALL.jpg Firas Sirriyeh Ever wanted to smash a CD ? Why don't you just spin it and see it shatters !CDs now are just an old technology, we got fascinated by CDs when they happened to be the #1 media storage medium, but technology is running fast enough to make this medium old and unreliable as it used to be , we barely use...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 13:47:25 PST
Steel Gorget http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-Gorget/
Steel Gorget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/2B3L/IJ6CD78I/F7F2B3LIJ6CD78I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/2B3L/IJ6CD78I/F7F2B3LIJ6CD78I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/2B3L/IJ6CD78I/F7F2B3LIJ6CD78I.SMALL.jpg sircorvus Once you try it out, it's amazing how quick and easy it is to get the gorget on and off. This is James Bond technology for the 16th century! Create the template Before you start cutting steel, you want to do all your fitting with something much easier and cheaper to work with. I've found that m...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 10:36:56 PST
Acid Etching http://www.instructables.com/id/Acid-Etching/
Acid Etching - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/JU44/IJ4ORB78/FZ7JU44IJ4ORB78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/JU44/IJ4ORB78/FZ7JU44IJ4ORB78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/JU44/IJ4ORB78/FZ7JU44IJ4ORB78.SMALL.jpg R_Newtron This will be a basic tutorial on how to acid etch metal with Ferric Chloride. I won't get into too many details on stenciling and the graphic design side of things as that would be a whole other tutorial!Etching is a great way to personalize your knife. Maybe with a makers mark or just add some uniq...
By: R_Newtron

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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 23:02:30 PST
Home Made Knife (updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Knife-updated/
Home Made Knife (updated) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/3WOG/IJ353ZU2/FQN3WOGIJ353ZU2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/3WOG/IJ353ZU2/FQN3WOGIJ353ZU2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/3WOG/IJ353ZU2/FQN3WOGIJ353ZU2.SMALL.jpg Mycrazyhands Hello guys! This is my homemade knife. For an old piece of iron at this moment i have spent UDS 3, so, after 3—4 days i was finished. And now i have very nice knife.
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 09:55:49 PST
Reuleaux Triangle Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuleaux-Triangle-Pendant/
Reuleaux Triangle Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/JSHC/IJ3510JW/FIMJSHCIJ3510JW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/JSHC/IJ3510JW/FIMJSHCIJ3510JW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/JSHC/IJ3510JW/FIMJSHCIJ3510JW.SMALL.jpg Hernü Viljoen Fueled by boredom, i decided to start a new project. The aim of this instructable is to demonstrate the making of a simple pendant and to inspire the readers to get creative with their scraps that were left over from previous projects. So, lets get on with it! Tools and materials Gather the foll...
By: Hernü Viljoen

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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 08:16:22 PST
Saw blade knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Saw-Blade-Knife-1/
Saw blade knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/OPHO/IJ1RT1NF/FQJOPHOIJ1RT1NF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/OPHO/IJ1RT1NF/FQJOPHOIJ1RT1NF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/OPHO/IJ1RT1NF/FQJOPHOIJ1RT1NF.SMALL.jpg Mycrazyhands Hello folks!How to make a knife out of a saw in the home. Making a knife from the old carpenter's saw.
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 10:15:24 PST
Homemade Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Knife-7/
Homemade Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/KLQ6/IJ1RSQW2/FPLKLQ6IJ1RSQW2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/KLQ6/IJ1RSQW2/FPLKLQ6IJ1RSQW2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/KLQ6/IJ1RSQW2/FPLKLQ6IJ1RSQW2.SMALL.jpg Mycrazyhands Hello folks! This is my homemade first knife! Makes his first knife without electrical appliances. Everything in hand.
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 09:36:39 PST
Old Axe Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Axe-Restoration/
Old Axe Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/S309/IJ1RSKB9/F9NS309IJ1RSKB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/S309/IJ1RSKB9/F9NS309IJ1RSKB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/S309/IJ1RSKB9/F9NS309IJ1RSKB9.SMALL.jpg Mycrazyhands Hello folks!I take an old axe and give it new life with and updated handle and fresh sharpening. An axe, I spent USD 7.
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 09:12:54 PST