Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - metalworking http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Apr 2015 08:51:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 Up-Cycled Bowie Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-Cycled-Bowie-Knife/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:24:19 PDT
Metal get well soon card http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-get-well-soon-Card/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 02:35:45 PDT
Mirror Finishing A Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/Mirror-Finishing-A-Metal/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:09:27 PDT
Gel Ink Pen with a Windshield Breaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Gel-Ink-Pen-with-a-Windshield-Breaker/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 01:50:11 PDT
Lego key chain http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-key-chain/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:45:36 PDT
Lousily Engraved Titanium Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Louslly-Engraved-Titanium-Ring/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 07:30:12 PDT
spiral shaving kit http://www.instructables.com/id/spriral-shaving-kit/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 12:45:50 PDT
Allergen-Free Metal Flower http://www.instructables.com/id/Allergen-Free-Metal-Flower/
Allergen-Free Metal Flower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/5BVR/I8JA2G45/FHM5BVRI8JA2G45.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/5BVR/I8JA2G45/FHM5BVRI8JA2G45.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/5BVR/I8JA2G45/FHM5BVRI8JA2G45.SMALL.jpg NextFab Do you love spring flowers but hate the sneezing and itchy eyes that come with them? Don't have much of a green thumb? Thankfully these metal flowers won't make your allergies act up and they'll last all year round. Select your Metal and Gather Materials Purchase and select your metal by type and...
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:59:04 PDT
How to Forge a Khopesh http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Forge-a-Khopesh/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 19:55:00 PDT
Machining A Tailstock Die Holder For The Sherline Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Machining-A-Tailstock-Die-Holder-For-The-Sherline-/
Machining A Tailstock Die Holder For The Sherline Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/CDLJ/I8BGNY6H/F0BCDLJI8BGNY6H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/CDLJ/I8BGNY6H/F0BCDLJI8BGNY6H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/CDLJ/I8BGNY6H/F0BCDLJI8BGNY6H.SMALL.jpg Clickspring The Sherline Lathe would have to be one of the best value tools I have in my shop. It is incredibly versatile, very accurate, and well priced. Sherline also have an excellent 'open source' approach to the way customers can access their products. Every single part, no matter how small, is available f...
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 19:17:09 PDT
Stone and Metal for Belt Buckle http://www.instructables.com/id/Stone-and-Metal-for-Belt-Head/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 01:21:27 PDT
Beer bottle opener pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-beer-bottle-opener/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 06:45:21 PDT
Wire Desk Figure http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Desk-Figure/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:32:57 PDT
How to Make (Torch Braze) a Smart Phone Tripod Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Torch-Braze-a-Smart-Phone-Tripod-Mount/
How to Make (Torch Braze) a Smart Phone Tripod Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/46DI/I83L3YST/FCU46DII83L3YST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/46DI/I83L3YST/FCU46DII83L3YST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/46DI/I83L3YST/FCU46DII83L3YST.SMALL.jpg mjunger2005 This Instructable will show you how to make a smart phone mount for a tripod. In the pictures, you will see me mounting a Sprint Motorola Photon Q phone onto a Manfrotto tripod (with a very convenient removable mount). Measure Your Smart Phone Since this is a non-adjustable mount, it will need ...
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 17:44:07 PDT
Fitness trainer for wheelchair users (Kabelboy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitness-trainer-for-wheelchair-users-Kabelboy/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 15:33:56 PDT
Waste oil burner Construction. http://www.instructables.com/id/Waste-oil-burner-Construction/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 00:44:19 PDT
CNC Cut Easter Egg (Aluminum) http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Cut-Easter-Egg-Aluminum/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 06:16:33 PDT
Bike Chain Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Chain-Decoration/
Bike Chain Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/RLI3/I800ZYPW/FY6RLI3I800ZYPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/RLI3/I800ZYPW/FY6RLI3I800ZYPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/RLI3/I800ZYPW/FY6RLI3I800ZYPW.SMALL.jpg bhanon815 Have an old bike you never use any more? Ya? Cool! Well this is a cool decoration you can hang on your wall or even christmas tree! Step 1: take off your bike chain on your old bike your bike will not be useable after this unless you put it back on of course.Step 2 before you disconnect the chai...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 21:01:50 PDT
TIG-Welded Steel Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/TIG-Welded-Steel-Bowl/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 18:04:49 PDT
Scrap Metal Crab http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Metal-Crab/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 06:45:01 PDT
Barbed Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Barbed-Wire/
Barbed Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/5AI8/I7XR8ETA/FYM5AI8I7XR8ETA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/5AI8/I7XR8ETA/FYM5AI8I7XR8ETA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/5AI8/I7XR8ETA/FYM5AI8I7XR8ETA.SMALL.jpg elmarco88 Hi I am making this instructable because while browsing I realized that there's barely any instructable on home defense during an apocalypse.I apologize for my extremely short length I only had one hanger.MaterialsWire (preferably thick and strong, a wire coat hanger is good but on the bit difficul...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 19:41:13 PDT
Scrap gold cpu pin recovery http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-gold-cpu-pin-recovery/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 19:36:04 PDT
building a dolly for my toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/building-a-dolly-for-my-toolbox/
building a dolly for my toolbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/LQYC/I7W1WVPI/FNKLQYCI7W1WVPI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/LQYC/I7W1WVPI/FNKLQYCI7W1WVPI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/LQYC/I7W1WVPI/FNKLQYCI7W1WVPI.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz these toolboxes were equipped with small wheels that were designed to roll over flat surfaces and they worked really well but the only problem with that was during my deployment to Afghanistan there were few places that were flat or smooth enough to roll the heavy toolbox on trust me we tried. it wa...
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 07:49:17 PDT
- portable welding/fabrication table http://www.instructables.com/id/-portable-weldingfabrication-table/
- portable welding/fabrication table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/MS5T/I7W1TVV0/FXIMS5TI7W1TVV0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/MS5T/I7W1TVV0/FXIMS5TI7W1TVV0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/MS5T/I7W1TVV0/FXIMS5TI7W1TVV0.SMALL.jpg 2hlwf8 this is my first major instructable, so we'll see how it goes. (and i'm sorry, i spent a lot of time adding notes to the fotos, and i can still see them in the editor, but they don't seem to be showing up. they help a lot. don't know what i did wrong.)i find work is fun with the right tools. wit...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:25:32 PDT
Rust Removal http://www.instructables.com/id/Rust-Removal/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:03:46 PDT
Dirt Cheap Froe http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-Cheap-Froe/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:44:14 PDT
Acrobat Cable Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrobat-Cable-Cam/
Acrobat Cable Cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/GNNE/I7RGMAPC/F4XGNNEI7RGMAPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/GNNE/I7RGMAPC/F4XGNNEI7RGMAPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/GNNE/I7RGMAPC/F4XGNNEI7RGMAPC.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng As I've been making instructables, I've had a good time making videos for my projects. This creation gives me a chance to flex my creative license. It's an all angles cable trolley for your camera. It gives a way to film rolling or panning shots from both a bird's eye or worm's eye view. You can us...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:08:50 PDT
Weld Cast Iron (Ford '54 NAA head Repair) http://www.instructables.com/id/Weld-Cast-Iron-Ford-54-NAA-head-Repair/
Weld Cast Iron (Ford '54 NAA head Repair) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/TU4D/I7VQLAZH/F6ATU4DI7VQLAZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/TU4D/I7VQLAZH/F6ATU4DI7VQLAZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/TU4D/I7VQLAZH/F6ATU4DI7VQLAZH.SMALL.jpg neffk Cast iron is a material that is used in farm and automotive applications. It is a great material but sometimes failures require dramatic repairs. In this article I'll tell you about a repair I made on the head of an old tractor using a stick welder. Research I'm not much of a welder, though I wis...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:00:37 PDT
Making a durable decal on metal with lazertran. http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-durable-decal-on-metal-with-lazertran/
Making a durable decal on metal with lazertran. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/ET4N/I7SVURBI/F6YET4NI7SVURBI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/ET4N/I7SVURBI/F6YET4NI7SVURBI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/ET4N/I7SVURBI/F6YET4NI7SVURBI.SMALL.jpg clacktronics-uk Lazertran is an excellent way of producing decals for enclosures because it naturally provides a hard wearing transparent finish onto metal surfaces. It gives a finish comparable to screen printing whilst being just as economical and flexible for ‘one-offs’ as printing images onto photo paper.Whi...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 09:41:34 PDT
Dirt Cheap Forge http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-Cheap-Forge/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:21:51 PDT
mini jet engine http://www.instructables.com/id/mini-jet-engine/
mini jet engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/0GUC/I7MX446L/F7B0GUCI7MX446L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/0GUC/I7MX446L/F7B0GUCI7MX446L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/0GUC/I7MX446L/F7B0GUCI7MX446L.SMALL.jpg gkumar22 hi..I m Gourav ....I have been searching a lot for plans to make a mini jet.....but not much help..so here I m ....finding my own way....I made a jet engine out of some scrap....it uses liquid petrol as fuel.....and it worked in the first try.....I'll try to explain every step with pics....so letz b...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:03:49 PDT
Brick Forge http://www.instructables.com/id/Brick-Forge/
Brick Forge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/YQVI/I7MY1RIG/F4MYQVII7MY1RIG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/YQVI/I7MY1RIG/F4MYQVII7MY1RIG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/YQVI/I7MY1RIG/F4MYQVII7MY1RIG.SMALL.jpg Slime Eel I got into blacksmithing recently and my forge design seems somewhat unique so I figured I'd share it. I am currently burning charcoal but it might work with other fuels. It seems to heat metal just fine. The forge does not require cement and is about as simple as they come. Materials 1. At least...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:01:22 PDT
make delicate lily teaspoons using crude implements http://www.instructables.com/id/make-delicate-lily-teaspoons-using-crude-implement/
make delicate lily teaspoons using crude implements - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/C6E8/I7N60WXI/FODC6E8I7N60WXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/C6E8/I7N60WXI/FODC6E8I7N60WXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/C6E8/I7N60WXI/FODC6E8I7N60WXI.SMALL.jpg boskazi I made these beautiful little bronze lily teaspoons using crude methods and implements. I use basic tools like a 4lbs hammer. Gas for torch is oxy acetylene and I use low fuming bronze brazing rods. The step by step instructions are explained in this videohttp://youtu.be/4IGpSCx7igc ...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:39:03 PDT
Bracelet with copper plate in wood or in leather http://www.instructables.com/id/Cuff-bracelet-with-copper-plate-in-wood-or-in-leat/
Bracelet with copper plate in wood or in leather - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/X8GT/I7Q0U764/FSPX8GTI7Q0U764.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/X8GT/I7Q0U764/FSPX8GTI7Q0U764.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/X8GT/I7Q0U764/FSPX8GTI7Q0U764.SMALL.jpg Amaries When I made some copper pendants (see link below) I wanted to combine them with a bracelet. The next question was whether the bracelet should be made of wood or leather. A difficult decision.... I couldn’t choose so I made both. In this instructable I will show you how. I am not a professional and t...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:05:35 PDT
What to do with a dead microwave! http://www.instructables.com/id/What-to-do-with-a-dead-microwave/
What to do with a dead microwave! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/KYOV/I7L6TOOB/F3OKYOVI7L6TOOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/KYOV/I7L6TOOB/F3OKYOVI7L6TOOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/KYOV/I7L6TOOB/F3OKYOVI7L6TOOB.SMALL.jpg jscanlan "There's ceramic magnets in them there hills!!!"It has a some electronics that are worth salvaging, but the real treasure is the 2 fairly powerful ring magnets in the magnetron. It takes a bit of work to get them but they are worth the trouble. NOTES: 1 The magnets are fairly brittle do not try to ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 20:53:45 PDT
homemade lawn roller http://www.instructables.com/id/homemade-lawn-roller/
homemade lawn roller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/JQYJ/I7LQL1G4/FSHJQYJI7LQL1G4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/JQYJ/I7LQL1G4/FSHJQYJI7LQL1G4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/JQYJ/I7LQL1G4/FSHJQYJI7LQL1G4.SMALL.jpg coolbeansbaby68 I made this lawn roller from a old air compressor i have had for many years. The 60 gallon tank is the perfect size for the project. Disassembling the compressor Step (1) the air compressorstep (2) unscrew the bolts holding the motor to the top bracket.Step (3) unscrew the pressure switch from...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 17:44:44 PDT
3D Printed Monumental Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Monumental-Necklace/
3D Printed Monumental Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/6QNC/I7L6RHI3/FTL6QNCI7L6RHI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/6QNC/I7L6RHI3/FTL6QNCI7L6RHI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/6QNC/I7L6RHI3/FTL6QNCI7L6RHI3.SMALL.jpg CharlesRickleton This Instructable shows you how to obtain a 3D scan and turn it into a custom silver necklace.I started this project because I wanted to make a necklace of Hoa Hakananai'a, a large Moai statue from Easter Island, that is housed in the British Museum in London. Using some basic 3D modelling tools, a ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:49:09 PDT
The X-Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/The-X-Jig/
The X-Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ZA3J/I7LQIIKC/FQCZA3JI7LQIIKC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ZA3J/I7LQIIKC/FQCZA3JI7LQIIKC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ZA3J/I7LQIIKC/FQCZA3JI7LQIIKC.SMALL.jpg The Fe Factor Homemade welding X-Jig fabricated from an angle iron. Intended to facilitate the process of joining straight runs of material.
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:06:25 PDT
Small welding surface http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-welding-surface/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:06:25 PDT
Steampunk themed propeller ceiling fan. http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-propeller-ceiling-fan/
Steampunk themed propeller ceiling fan. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/7012/I7LQIAO9/FDP7012I7LQIAO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/7012/I7LQIAO9/FDP7012I7LQIAO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/7012/I7LQIAO9/FDP7012I7LQIAO9.SMALL.jpg SolarB My children gave me a 6’ replica Sopwith propeller for Fathersday and by a happy coincidence we needed a ceiling fan for the conservatory. A wood burner heats the conservatory in the winter but the air could really do with circulating.Never having designed anything like this before it took me a whil...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:14:30 PDT
Iron Man Arc Reactor Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Arc-Reactor-Pendant/
Iron Man Arc Reactor Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/PD8G/I7KB5US1/F3RPD8GI7KB5US1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/PD8G/I7KB5US1/F3RPD8GI7KB5US1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/PD8G/I7KB5US1/F3RPD8GI7KB5US1.SMALL.jpg Kevmaster007 Learn how to make a neat pendant shaped like an arc reactor out of materials you might already have! Stuff You Will Need Materials:-1cm long piece of 1&1/4" PVC pipe-A power transformer with at least 8 ft of enamel coated wire or just 8 ft of enamel coated magnetic wire-Silver metallic spray pain...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:43:42 PDT
silver heart naclace http://www.instructables.com/id/silver-heart-naclace/
silver heart naclace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/29AD/I7IVRSNE/FV129ADI7IVRSNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/29AD/I7IVRSNE/FV129ADI7IVRSNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/29AD/I7IVRSNE/FV129ADI7IVRSNE.SMALL.jpg aronaxx How to craft somthing from an 100 schiling silber coin.its my first instructeble i made it for my girlfrend. Sorry its a bit messy iam kinder in a hurry for registrating for a chalange .Enjoy my work it may inspirer you for some awsome badass workpeace. ( sorry my gramma and/or spelling iam a russia...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 14:32:26 PDT
Roof tiles from aluminium cans http://www.instructables.com/id/Roof-tiles-from-aluminium-cans/
Roof tiles from aluminium cans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/PFT2/I7KB2QER/F9FPFT2I7KB2QER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/PFT2/I7KB2QER/F9FPFT2I7KB2QER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/PFT2/I7KB2QER/F9FPFT2I7KB2QER.SMALL.jpg Elliot Lord These are very easy to make tiles that you can use on simple buildings or where you need a covering. you need:Lots of aluminium cans, all the same size.Various pieces of leftover wood to make the mould that they will be pressed in.A few nails and a hammer4 screws and a drillStrong glovesScissorsThis...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 12:23:25 PDT
Dirt Cheap Charcoal http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-Cheap-Charcoal/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 22:50:25 PDT
Make Hinges Inexpensively http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Hinges-Inexpensively/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 11:27:27 PDT
Make clear Ammonia from Cloudy Ammonia http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-clear-Ammonia-from-Cloudy-Ammonia/
Make clear Ammonia from Cloudy Ammonia - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/1A95/I7IJ6AD0/FOG1A95I7IJ6AD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/1A95/I7IJ6AD0/FOG1A95I7IJ6AD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/1A95/I7IJ6AD0/FOG1A95I7IJ6AD0.SMALL.jpg Downunder35m Update 01/04/2013: Warning! If you use the Ammonia you produce my way to make Ammonium Chloride:Whatever you do or how you do it, do it outside or in a well working fume chamber with proper exhaust!!!The concentrations are high enough to create "ammonia fog" when mixing - a dangerous mix of hydrochl...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 08:43:12 PDT
How to Make (Torch Braze) a Simple Wire Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Torch-Braze-a-Simple-Wire-Wheel/
How to Make (Torch Braze) a Simple Wire Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/W3S4/I7ELDDWP/FBKW3S4I7ELDDWP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/W3S4/I7ELDDWP/FBKW3S4I7ELDDWP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/W3S4/I7ELDDWP/FBKW3S4I7ELDDWP.SMALL.jpg mjunger2005 This Instructable will show you how to create a simple wire wheel for your toy or robot project using inexpensive RG45 Gas Welding Rod and other resources. Gather Materials Main Item: WireSpecifically, 3/32" RG45 Gas Welding Wire for the Cart wheels and 1/16" RG45 for the Cart wheel spokes.For be...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 05:48:28 PDT
Restoring a Steel Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-a-Steel-Sculpture/
Restoring a Steel Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/A2PH/I7ELD3GJ/F7PA2PHI7ELD3GJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/A2PH/I7ELD3GJ/F7PA2PHI7ELD3GJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/A2PH/I7ELD3GJ/F7PA2PHI7ELD3GJ.SMALL.jpg albertdicruttalo This Instructable will guide you through a relatively easy process to restore a rusty steel sculpture (or other iron alloy thingy). You will need the following items: water scotch brite hand pads (and maybe a random orbital sander) Birchwood Casey Presto Black iron darkening solutionboiled linseed o...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 22:27:04 PDT
Car part chess set http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-part-chess-set/
Car part chess set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/22EH/I7ELD1EK/FDS22EHI7ELD1EK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/22EH/I7ELD1EK/FDS22EHI7ELD1EK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/22EH/I7ELD1EK/FDS22EHI7ELD1EK.SMALL.jpg TuftyFall0 This is the chess set i made for my senior project it started out as a bunch of old car parts that had no purpose and was destined to be scraped. So i decided to give them a second chance at life and turned them into a usable furniture decor peace. The whole project is rather bolted or welded togeth...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:14:07 PDT
Magnetic Helping Hands Tool For Torch Brazing/Soldering http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Helping-Hands-Tool-For-Torch-BrazingSolde/
Magnetic Helping Hands Tool For Torch Brazing/Soldering - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/V4FR/I7CVPLUU/FQEV4FRI7CVPLUU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/V4FR/I7CVPLUU/FQEV4FRI7CVPLUU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/V4FR/I7CVPLUU/FQEV4FRI7CVPLUU.SMALL.jpg mjunger2005 This Instructable will show you how to adapt an all-metal, non-magnetic, Helping Hands tool base to a magnetic base, so it will cling to a metal welding table, sheet metal, cookie sheet, etc. Why?Well, usually after lighting my Little Smith torch, I find that I need to adjust the non-magnetic Helpin...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 17:41:07 PDT