Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - metalworking http://www.instructables.com Tue, 26 May 2015 09:20:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 Railway Iron Anvil http://www.instructables.com/id/Railway-Iron-Anvil/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 00:22:07 PDT
Turning 3D Models into Aluminium Objects with Old Soda Cans http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-3D-Models-into-Aluminium-Objects/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 13:32:30 PDT
Electromagnetic Accelerator Experiment + Aluminum Foundry http://www.instructables.com/id/Electromagnetic-Accelerator-Experiment-Aluminum-Fo/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 08:53:52 PDT
Polish a Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Polish-a-Knife/
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Mon, 18 May 2015 14:03:26 PDT
Watertight Metal container. (no sealant needed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Watertight-Metal-container-no-sealant-needed/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 20:34:43 PDT
Batring http://www.instructables.com/id/Batring/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 18:08:13 PDT
Adjustable pipe roller and transfer wrench http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-pipe-roller-and-transfer-wrench/
Adjustable pipe roller and transfer wrench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/4OR7/I9P1V6EZ/FRO4OR7I9P1V6EZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/4OR7/I9P1V6EZ/FRO4OR7I9P1V6EZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/4OR7/I9P1V6EZ/FRO4OR7I9P1V6EZ.SMALL.jpg janartharaja If you have a problem to rolling and transfer the circularsections(round pipe and shafts) without varying the centre with less friction these will find an suitable replacement for it.I too have the same problem so I have made it. In 3rd Image you can see your conventional method used for these purpo...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 12:54:04 PDT
Rebuilding Grass Shears http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-Grass-Shears/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 22:58:14 PDT
Brake Disk Forge http://www.instructables.com/id/Disk-Brake-Forge/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 20:53:32 PDT
Coat Hook from a Masonry Nail http://www.instructables.com/id/Coat-Hook-from-a-Masonry-Nail/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 15:32:57 PDT
Machining A Finger Plate Clamping Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Machining-A-Finger-Plate-Clamping-Tool/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 15:01:51 PDT
batrang http://www.instructables.com/id/batrang/
batrang - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/X7YA/I9E1AY5K/FZNX7YAI9E1AY5K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/X7YA/I9E1AY5K/FZNX7YAI9E1AY5K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/X7YA/I9E1AY5K/FZNX7YAI9E1AY5K.SMALL.jpg Logan Tech I am making a batarang that is a flip blade. I will put more pictures when I get it all the way done.
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Thu, 7 May 2015 06:09:26 PDT
Heart rings DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Heart-rings-DIY/
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Wed, 6 May 2015 03:17:50 PDT
Leaf Spring to Gurkha Khukri http://www.instructables.com/id/Leaf-Spring-to-Gurkha-Khukri/
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Tue, 5 May 2015 20:07:31 PDT
Oh snap, How to fix the roll up door! (garage door) http://www.instructables.com/id/Oh-snap-How-to-fix-the-roll-up-door-garage-door/
Oh snap, How to fix the roll up door! (garage door) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/MIOB/I9B6G9PA/F7LMIOBI9B6G9PA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/MIOB/I9B6G9PA/F7LMIOBI9B6G9PA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/MIOB/I9B6G9PA/F7LMIOBI9B6G9PA.SMALL.jpg cleaverbikes Relax Space Cadet, Were here to help you get back in track, and straight enough to preform bare minimum operative functions. Plus a little Physics thrown in. crash into roll up door (broken roll up door) 1.Take a vacation.Heuristic #1: the smaller the vehicle the greater the velocity required. If...
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Tue, 5 May 2015 08:10:51 PDT
Shark Tooth Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Shark-Tooth-Necklace/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 11:42:03 PDT
Construct a gate frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Construct-a-gate-frame/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 03:05:05 PDT
Hand made Brass pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-made-Brass-pendant/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 20:02:46 PDT
DIY Melting Kiln http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Melting-Kiln/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:50:16 PDT
Mini Katana http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Katana/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 22:44:34 PDT
Upcycled 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/
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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
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/
Wire Desk Figure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/0ZOV/I88LQK40/F6K0ZOVI88LQK40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/0ZOV/I88LQK40/F6K0ZOVI88LQK40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/0ZOV/I88LQK40/F6K0ZOVI88LQK40.SMALL.jpg cat_astrophic This little tin man is relatively easy to make and can be done in about 15 minutes. If you are a fan of the wizard of oz you could give him a heart.What you will need:-Pliers-Tin wire Making The Arms And Head Fold back about 12cm wire then cut it on the other side 12cm from the bend. Next, with p...
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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/
Waste oil burner Construction. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/VNND/I81GHSUL/FEWVNNDI81GHSUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/VNND/I81GHSUL/FEWVNNDI81GHSUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/VNND/I81GHSUL/FEWVNNDI81GHSUL.SMALL.jpg glumpy This is my first attempt at this so if I have it wrong please tell me where rather than just go off I have done it wrong. I make waste oil burners of various types and for different applications. This one could be used for heating a metal melting furnace, to replace a gas burner, to melt metal or dr...
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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/
CNC Cut Easter Egg (Aluminum) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/TS2X/I81GCJ22/FNKTS2XI81GCJ22.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/TS2X/I81GCJ22/FNKTS2XI81GCJ22.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/TS2X/I81GCJ22/FNKTS2XI81GCJ22.SMALL.jpg avayan Everybody is making eggs. Of course, it must be Easter time! So my four year old walks in the house with his newly acquired egg, excited and proud. It is a really pretty egg, but as I contemplate it I can't help but to wonder...What if I could make a metal egg? Well as it turns out, we can!In this I...
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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/
TIG-Welded Steel Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/LLX5/I800Z0ST/FDHLLX5I800Z0ST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/LLX5/I800Z0ST/FDHLLX5I800Z0ST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/LLX5/I800Z0ST/FDHLLX5I800Z0ST.SMALL.jpg ElektraSteel This is a large, geometric bowl that I designed and fabricated out of stainless steel. I TIG welded the pieces together and sanded it to a satin finish. A handful of people have asked me questions about how I made them, so I took lots of photos and even a few time-lapse videos. Thought this would be...
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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/
Scrap gold cpu pin recovery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/WG5Y/I7YLJSSU/FH6WG5YI7YLJSSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/WG5Y/I7YLJSSU/FH6WG5YI7YLJSSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/WG5Y/I7YLJSSU/FH6WG5YI7YLJSSU.SMALL.jpg Archimedes Channel Scrap Gold Recovery from Fiber CPU Processors. Old computers are free gold mines! Getting gold from computers and CPUs Electronic Gold Scrap Recovery E-Waste Gold Recovery of Gold & Other Precious Metals From Electronic Waste.
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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/
Rust Removal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/VZEU/I7W1T7WJ/FS3VZEUI7W1T7WJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/VZEU/I7W1T7WJ/FS3VZEUI7W1T7WJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/VZEU/I7W1T7WJ/FS3VZEUI7W1T7WJ.SMALL.jpg G S Haydon I'd seen people online using vinegar and citric acid to remove rust and was interested to find out how well it worked. I found it to be easy, clean and ideal for removing rust.
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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/
Dirt Cheap Forge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/M050/I7MXM7DW/F5GM050I7MXM7DW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/M050/I7MXM7DW/F5GM050I7MXM7DW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/M050/I7MXM7DW/F5GM050I7MXM7DW.SMALL.jpg sixsmith If you read my Instructable about making charcoal, then you know that I am on the path of making a froe, for free. The forge is the heart, which I guess would make the anvil the lungs. . . or would it be the other way around? Either way, the forge is important so I set out to build a dirt cheap forg...
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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