Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - metalworking http://www.instructables.com Sat, 1 Aug 2015 13:17:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 Exposed Parts Of Metal Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Exposed-Parts-Of-Metal-Arm/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:46:18 PDT
CNC Assisted Cast Aluminum Knuckles http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Assisted-Cast-Aluminum-Knuckles/
CNC Assisted Cast Aluminum Knuckles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/ABU5/ICRXM4IM/F0SABU5ICRXM4IM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/ABU5/ICRXM4IM/F0SABU5ICRXM4IM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/ABU5/ICRXM4IM/F0SABU5ICRXM4IM.SMALL.jpg dhpenner1 I started by casting a block of Plaster of Paris and allowing it to dry about 2 weeks. I designed the shape and letters in Adobe Illustrator, chopped it into G code with http://www.JSCut.com and set the files to my Shapeoko 2 with http://www.JSCut.com I used a 1/8" straight 2 fluted bit to do ...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:41:41 PDT
Trailer Jack Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Trailer-Jack-Hack/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:41:10 PDT
3D Metal Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Metal-Flowers/
3D Metal Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/F2PW/ICPP4FYF/FUCF2PWICPP4FYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/F2PW/ICPP4FYF/FUCF2PWICPP4FYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/F2PW/ICPP4FYF/FUCF2PWICPP4FYF.SMALL.jpg NextFab Have you seen those beautiful metal flowers at fairs or online? Normally, they are welded together, so they require special tools to make. This guide will show you a couple of alternative ways to assemble your flowers so that you can make your own - no welder required! Getting Started Let's gathe...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:32:44 PDT
Stirling engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Stirling-engine-2-1/
Stirling engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/IFQE/ICPP2T69/FOKIFQEICPP2T69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/IFQE/ICPP2T69/FOKIFQEICPP2T69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/IFQE/ICPP2T69/FOKIFQEICPP2T69.SMALL.jpg PRO DR MR BOB Hello I made this stirling engine in freshmen year in tech high school a year ago, it took me 3 months to make but it was worth the speed and efficiency of this stirling engine. Sadly the glass test tube that covers the displacer (the round end part) broke after I dropped it so it doesn't work anymo...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:27:44 PDT
Real Metal Detector Using AM Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Metal-Detector-Using-AM-Radio/
Real Metal Detector Using AM Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/SVCM/ICPP3NBK/FBKSVCMICPP3NBK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/SVCM/ICPP3NBK/FBKSVCMICPP3NBK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/SVCM/ICPP3NBK/FBKSVCMICPP3NBK.SMALL.jpg Gursimran Singh 425 In this instructable I would show you how we can use an AM radio to make a metal detector. Why not uncover the lost of treasures of bygone civilizations, (or perhaps forgotten goods from a beach side party) with your very own metal detector? In this Instructable, I'll show you how to build a metal d...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 06:43:22 PDT
Casting Objects in Sugru (Make your own candle-wax and metal LEGO Minifigs!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Casting-Objects-in-Sugru-Make-your-own-candle-wax-/
Casting Objects in Sugru (Make your own candle-wax and metal LEGO Minifigs!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/GS9N/ICPP399D/FKKGS9NICPP399D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/GS9N/ICPP399D/FKKGS9NICPP399D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/GS9N/ICPP399D/FKKGS9NICPP399D.SMALL.jpg Hey Jude Why cast in Sugru?This guide will show you how to make a cheap and simple mould out of a silicone compound called Sugru. From this heat-resistant mould one can create a Pewter casting, for jewellery and such. Although a professional casting will deliver a more robust and larger mould, it is fair to ...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 05:10:35 PDT
DIY KeySmart/Key Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-KeySmartKey-Organizer/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:29:36 PDT
blued Altoids tin can http://www.instructables.com/id/blued-Altoids-tin-can/
blued Altoids tin can - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/022A/ICQSWYEA/FMY022AICQSWYEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/022A/ICQSWYEA/FMY022AICQSWYEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/022A/ICQSWYEA/FMY022AICQSWYEA.SMALL.jpg bobreklaw This is a normal Altoids can that I blued/hardened by using a high heat and oil. This can is slightly harder this way and has a cool patina to it. If you want a more explained tutorial please leave a comment in the area below. Thank you!
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:21:42 PDT
Where To Find Free Magnets!?! http://www.instructables.com/id/Where-To-Find-Free-Magnets/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:13:48 PDT
Forging a leaf http://www.instructables.com/id/Forging-a-leaf/
Forging a leaf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/RS6K/ICO0C1L0/FHARS6KICO0C1L0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/RS6K/ICO0C1L0/FHARS6KICO0C1L0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/RS6K/ICO0C1L0/FHARS6KICO0C1L0.SMALL.jpg drqwrx These leaves are a perfect beginner project or a great demo piece for showing people basic forge technique. Step 1: Gather your tools & material For this project you'll need basic forging gear: hammertongs capable of gripping smaller partshot chiselanvil cutoff tool (hardy)a forge an anviland ...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:20:39 PDT
Over Center Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Over-Center-Clamp/
Over Center Clamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/5YWO/ICO06NDY/F6A5YWOICO06NDY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/5YWO/ICO06NDY/F6A5YWOICO06NDY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/5YWO/ICO06NDY/F6A5YWOICO06NDY.SMALL.jpg Phil B I need an over center clamp, also known as a push/pull toggle clamp, for holding a piece of wood while drilling with a pocket hole jig. The price at a large local hardware store is about three times what I think it should be. I decided to try making my own. MaterialsAngle iron1/4 inch steel rod3/8 i...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 19:53:59 PDT
DIY Rugged Coins From Aluminium Foil http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rugged-Coins-From-Aluminium-Foil/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 07:01:56 PDT
Brass Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Brass-Pen/
Brass Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/WFIK/ICMHN0TN/FH4WFIKICMHN0TN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/WFIK/ICMHN0TN/FH4WFIKICMHN0TN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/WFIK/ICMHN0TN/FH4WFIKICMHN0TN.SMALL.jpg avachen I've wanted to make my own everyday-use pen for a while now, and finally decided to do it when I came upon a stash of brass rods in the shop.The ink cartridges I'm using were cannibalized from my favorite pens, Uni-ball's 0.38mm Signo pens. I adore these, so I opted to build the pen around these car...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:33:30 PDT
Chainmail Armor Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Chainmail-Armor-Tutorial/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:54:21 PDT
Scrap Metal Sheep http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Metal-Sheep/
Scrap Metal Sheep - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/775B/ICM6YM8C/FF2775BICM6YM8C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/775B/ICM6YM8C/FF2775BICM6YM8C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/775B/ICM6YM8C/FF2775BICM6YM8C.SMALL.jpg katielong Whilst extremely bored one summer holiday, aged 15, I noticed our scrap bin was overflowing with compressed spring-like tines from my dad's machinery. I set myself a task to make use of them, and here we are; A life-sized sheep!
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:12:19 PDT
Basic Welding -- http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Welding-/
Basic Welding -- - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/97DW/ICM6VU3E/FHO97DWICM6VU3E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/97DW/ICM6VU3E/FHO97DWICM6VU3E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/97DW/ICM6VU3E/FHO97DWICM6VU3E.SMALL.jpg gboettger Welcome, In this document I will outline the basic step by step instructions on how to weld mild steel up to 3/8" thick. (NOTE: A experienced welder may be able to weld thicker material with some pre-heating, but I would not suggest it.) Welding has many applications in the construction industry but...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:46:08 PDT
Baton nunchaku http://www.instructables.com/id/Baton-nunchaku/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:11:38 PDT
Make Unique Keychains From Silverware http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Keychains-From-Silverware/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:00:32 PDT
Cut throat razor http://www.instructables.com/id/Cut-throat-razor/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 03:02:00 PDT
Centrifugal Casting machine from a washing machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Centrifugal-Casting-machine-from-a-washing-machine/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 17:52:57 PDT
Making 1000 nails - Colonial Blacksmithing http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-1000-nails-Colonial-Blacksmithing/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 15:31:36 PDT
Design Wood log shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Wood-log-shelf/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 08:12:32 PDT
Making a ULU Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-ULU-Knife/
Making a ULU Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/LBEB/ICGW6P2P/FX7LBEBICGW6P2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/LBEB/ICGW6P2P/FX7LBEBICGW6P2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/LBEB/ICGW6P2P/FX7LBEBICGW6P2P.SMALL.jpg FZR History: (An ulu (Inuktitut syllabics: ᐅᓗ, plural: uluit, English: "woman's knife"[1]) is an all-purpose knife traditionally used by Inuit, Yup'ik and Aleut women. It is utilized in applications as diverse as skinning and cleaning animals, cutting a child's hair, cutting food and, if necessary, trim...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 19:42:46 PDT
Diy Recycled Metal Poppys http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Recycled-Metal-Poppys/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:12:23 PDT
Homemade Go Kart/Dune Buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Go-KartDune-Buggy/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 22:04:05 PDT
Cheap Pistol Practice http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Pistol-Practice-1/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 20:58:43 PDT
Sandblasting-Pressure Pot: Non-Clog Pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandblasting-Pressure-Pot-Non-Clog-Pipe/
Sandblasting-Pressure Pot: Non-Clog Pipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/QVMV/ICBS4ALB/F99QVMVICBS4ALB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/QVMV/ICBS4ALB/F99QVMVICBS4ALB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/QVMV/ICBS4ALB/F99QVMVICBS4ALB.SMALL.jpg ddamico361 One of my projects this summer is to install sandblasting equipment in our garage. I've got the air compressor, pressure pot and blasting cabinet and hope to complete the project soon. This delay has given me time to do more research on the entire process.The project described below is a result of w...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 19:41:32 PDT
Wall hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-hanger/
Wall hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/YHTD/ICBRYXX8/F19YHTDICBRYXX8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/YHTD/ICBRYXX8/F19YHTDICBRYXX8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/YHTD/ICBRYXX8/F19YHTDICBRYXX8.SMALL.jpg Anvillain This is a wall hook. Metal You need a strong type of metal, I used rebar. Hit it What you do, is take the re-bar, and flatten the tip of it. Split it Then you take the metal and split it on the hardy, at the center. Bend it Then you take the horn of the anvil, and bend the first 6 inches...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 13:26:37 PDT
Pivoting Arm Vise Mount Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Pivoting-Arm-Vise-Mount-Build/
Pivoting Arm Vise Mount Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/6UAQ/IC6IG6XJ/FU26UAQIC6IG6XJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/6UAQ/IC6IG6XJ/FU26UAQIC6IG6XJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/6UAQ/IC6IG6XJ/FU26UAQIC6IG6XJ.SMALL.jpg pfred2 In this article I will describe how I made this pivoting arm vise mount for my workshop. First I might as well try to explain why I might do such a thing. Because many might ask why would you want a pivoting arm vise mount? I think it is a completely valid question too.For the longest time now I've ...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:28:18 PDT
LED Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Desk-Lamp-2/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 02:41:00 PDT
Star Wars Mandalorian Steel Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Mandalorian-Steel-Art/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 10:39:55 PDT
Dark Hero Gauntlet Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-Hero-Gauntlet-Tutorial/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 09:17:30 PDT
Make a Simple Copper Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Simple-Copper-Bowl/
Make a Simple Copper Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/F6D1/IC7HO23C/FIPF6D1IC7HO23C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/F6D1/IC7HO23C/FIPF6D1IC7HO23C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/F6D1/IC7HO23C/FIPF6D1IC7HO23C.SMALL.jpg gpiwowar Don't you love the colour and texture of a hand-made copper bowl?You can easily make a simple, small shallow bowl to hold change, paper clips or keys - or just to meditate on while you're on a conference call. List of Materials Copper sheet (e.g. 6" square cut out of "20 oz" sheet copper)Tree stu...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 05:33:55 PDT
Titanium ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Titanium-ring/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 05:58:53 PDT
darth vader log burner http://www.instructables.com/id/darth-vader-log-burner/
darth vader log burner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/JX4T/IC5C9UH2/FGFJX4TIC5C9UH2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/JX4T/IC5C9UH2/FGFJX4TIC5C9UH2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/JX4T/IC5C9UH2/FGFJX4TIC5C9UH2.SMALL.jpg jasewauk thought i would share Bored at work...what to do? one afternoon while waiting for a job to come in i decided to browse the internet...having stumbled upon a picture of an awesome darth vader log burner (coincidentally on this site) i decided to give it a go...here are the results Spare bottle ...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 02:05:01 PDT
Welded Portraits http://www.instructables.com/id/Welded-Portraits/
Welded Portraits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/U9SN/IC5C6B5R/FRWU9SNIC5C6B5R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/U9SN/IC5C6B5R/FRWU9SNIC5C6B5R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/U9SN/IC5C6B5R/FRWU9SNIC5C6B5R.SMALL.jpg jrharari Right before I graduated, I decided to give each of my shop instructors welded portraits to thank them for all the help they had given me over the years. I made these two portraits on the TIG welder in our shop while their backs were turned.*vote for me in the metal contest**if you're interested in...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 20:06:03 PDT
Homemade Ring Turned On Lathe! http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Ring-Turned-On-Lathe/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 04:08:30 PDT
Jeweler's Anvil on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Jewelers-Anvil-on-a-Budget/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 14:11:19 PDT
Bike Part Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Part-Bottle-Opener/
Bike Part Bottle Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/77W9/IC37DFY4/F9077W9IC37DFY4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/77W9/IC37DFY4/F9077W9IC37DFY4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/77W9/IC37DFY4/F9077W9IC37DFY4.SMALL.jpg Boddeeen Hey everyone, thanks for reading my instructable! So now that summer is in full swing, its time for all of your outdoor activities to get in full swing. One of my outdoor favorite activities is riding my bicycle. After any activity outside, it is nice to sit back, relax, and enjoy a cold drink. Unfo...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 12:19:06 PDT
Battle Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/Battle-Axe-1/
Battle Axe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/HR5C/IC37DRWY/FXVHR5CIC37DRWY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/HR5C/IC37DRWY/FXVHR5CIC37DRWY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/HR5C/IC37DRWY/FXVHR5CIC37DRWY.SMALL.jpg FZR Want to make a Battle Axe?BE SAFE!!!Need:Steel - any size and thickness you want (this battle axe is from 1/4 plate steel)Safety shield or glasses to protect your visionHeavy leather gloves to protect your hands------Choose your tools to cut the steel (I used my plasma cutter)Hand grinderSand paper ...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 18:59:54 PDT
PEP22: How to Make a Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/PEP22-How-to-Make-a-Gun/
PEP22: How to Make a Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/C7OI/IC5C569G/FH4C7OIIC5C569G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/C7OI/IC5C569G/FH4C7OIIC5C569G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/C7OI/IC5C569G/FH4C7OIIC5C569G.SMALL.jpg JamesRPatrick This content was originally documented on my blog. DISCLAIMER: The author assumes no responsibility for the actions of others. Obey all Federal, State, and Local laws. It was 100% legal for the author to build this, but it may not be legal in other locations or for other individuals. Obey all firear...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 18:21:17 PDT
Restoring Old Oil Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-Old-Oil-Lamp/
Restoring Old Oil Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/JFFV/IC0CLPUF/FFZJFFVIC0CLPUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/JFFV/IC0CLPUF/FFZJFFVIC0CLPUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/JFFV/IC0CLPUF/FFZJFFVIC0CLPUF.SMALL.jpg ElmarsM Some time ago, I was roaming around my grandparents property. I wandered into the abandoned neighbor property, where I found an old nearly collapsed shack. Of course I went into it, and I was surprised when I found this old rusty oil lamp. Well, an old oil lamp isn't something very expensive and at ...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 02:01:17 PDT
How to make a metal pen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-metal-pen/
How to make a metal pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/YNWG/IC0CIDPC/F20YNWGIC0CIDPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/YNWG/IC0CIDPC/F20YNWGIC0CIDPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/YNWG/IC0CIDPC/F20YNWGIC0CIDPC.SMALL.jpg mso797 In this Instructable we're going to be building a metal pen. The pen encloses a standard BiC pen cartridge. Materials 6 inches of 3/8 aluminium stock3 inches of 3/8 brass stock1/4 -20 Tap and Die5/16-18 Tap and DieCutting Oil Access to LathePolishing PaperBiC Pen Cartridge Machine the Pieces M...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 15:22:09 PDT
The Rhino firefighting tool http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Rhino-firefighting-tool/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:20:25 PDT
HOW TO MAKE THE BATCHETE!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-MAKE-THE-BAT-BACHETE/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 06:50:29 PDT
4x6 Bandsaw Vise Jackscrew http://www.instructables.com/id/4x6-Bandsaw-Vise-Jackscrew/
4x6 Bandsaw Vise Jackscrew - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/6YI1/IBYWZ5L1/FZS6YI1IBYWZ5L1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/6YI1/IBYWZ5L1/FZS6YI1IBYWZ5L1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/6YI1/IBYWZ5L1/FZS6YI1IBYWZ5L1.SMALL.jpg pfred2 In this post I am going to describe the jaw, and jackscrew I made for my 4X6 bandsaw. First off I want to say I love my 4X6 bandsaw. It really opens up possibilities for me when it comes to metal fabricating. I can cut just about any chunk of metal I can get up onto the saw.That having been said, th...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 06:49:32 PDT
Welding table http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-Table/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 06:25:06 PDT
Clay Crucible Recipes http://www.instructables.com/id/Clay-Crucible-Recipes/
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 19:51:24 PDT
metal robot doll http://www.instructables.com/id/metal-robot-doll/
metal robot doll - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/CRAD/IBXM7CWX/FWZCRADIBXM7CWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/CRAD/IBXM7CWX/FWZCRADIBXM7CWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/CRAD/IBXM7CWX/FWZCRADIBXM7CWX.SMALL.jpg nickton After winning a local Earth day contest prize fro recycled art, I continued playing with disassembled electric motors I had in my shop, and made a few amusing robots entirely out of recycled parts. This was the latest. I used salvaged copper wire to make a hair do, and add color to the torso. Old...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 06:23:58 PDT