Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - storage http://www.instructables.com Sun, 14 Feb 2016 11:25:41 PST BLOX v1.01 Organize Your Shop with French Cleat Tool Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Organize-Your-Shop-With-French-Cleat-Tool-Storage/
Organize Your Shop with French Cleat Tool Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/7VYA/IKLFQLKL/FPJ7VYAIKLFQLKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/7VYA/IKLFQLKL/FPJ7VYAIKLFQLKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/7VYA/IKLFQLKL/FPJ7VYAIKLFQLKL.SMALL.jpg fixthisbuildthat I have a French Cleat Tool Storage System in my shop that makes moving all my tool storage items super easy when I want to reconfigure things. I have dedicated plans for all the items you see in the picture over at FixThisBuildThat.com. But for this Instructable I’m going to give you a quick prime...
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 20:07:38 PST
Pegboard Fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Pegboard-Fabric/
Pegboard Fabric - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/GDVD/IKIKVK1C/F09GDVDIKIKVK1C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/GDVD/IKIKVK1C/F09GDVDIKIKVK1C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/GDVD/IKIKVK1C/F09GDVDIKIKVK1C.SMALL.jpg Plusea Take your workspace with you wherever you go. This fabric version of the traditional hardwood pegboard is a re-configurable textile material that can be sewn with thick strong thread to create wearable and portable storage opportunities for all kinds of tools. Hopefully this system will make it easi...
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 19:01:36 PST
9 Unusual Tool Storage Methods for Your Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Unusual-Tool-Storage-Methods-for-Your-Workshop/
9 Unusual Tool Storage Methods for Your Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/GX23/IKH7MGLI/FYDGX23IKH7MGLI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/GX23/IKH7MGLI/FYDGX23IKH7MGLI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/GX23/IKH7MGLI/FYDGX23IKH7MGLI.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 Your workshop, Is not a workshop, When it is a mess. That's why I've put together an Instructable showing 9 unusual methods for storing your workshop tools, Guaranteed to hold every tool has ever existed on planet earth!In September, 2015, I built The Ultimate Magnetic Pegboard, But since then, I've...
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 07:07:01 PST
Weight Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Weight-Rack/
Weight Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/0Q8G/IKEALOIA/FVN0Q8GIKEALOIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/0Q8G/IKEALOIA/FVN0Q8GIKEALOIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/0Q8G/IKEALOIA/FVN0Q8GIKEALOIA.SMALL.jpg logant3030 Is your workout area cluttered with your weights, are you lacking a weight rack to hold all of your weights to keep things organized, I know I was. I was tired of my weights being all over the garage floor and un-organized, and I didn't want to go and buy an expensive weight rack! In this instructab...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 20:11:15 PST
Storage Idea: A System of Buckets -or- how to retrievably pack more stuff in a semi-trailer etc. http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Idea-a-System-of-Buckets-or-How-to-Retriev/
Storage Idea: A System of Buckets -or- how to retrievably pack more stuff in a semi-trailer etc. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/EWF6/IKFQ2L6O/FIQEWF6IKFQ2L6O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/EWF6/IKFQ2L6O/FIQEWF6IKFQ2L6O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/EWF6/IKFQ2L6O/FIQEWF6IKFQ2L6O.SMALL.jpg studleylee I'm always on the lookout for better ways to organize my stuff.If you are like me, my apologies, as I tend to live in "systems of piles".So many ideas and projects and with a serious day job in the way, I have to time-slice and store the current state of the project I'm working on.This instructable ...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 15:29:57 PST
Very Best Workshop Tip Ever http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-Best-Workshop-Tip-Ever/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 20:16:31 PST
STORAGE FOR HAND TOOLS http://www.instructables.com/id/STORAGE-FOR-HAND-TOOLS/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 13:58:23 PST
Tape Measure Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Tape-Measure-Holder/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 17:27:55 PST
Bookshelf & Locking Lego Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookshelf-Locking-Lego-Table/
Bookshelf & Locking Lego Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/5CC8/IK75B0IP/FVG5CC8IK75B0IP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/5CC8/IK75B0IP/FVG5CC8IK75B0IP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/5CC8/IK75B0IP/FVG5CC8IK75B0IP.SMALL.jpg josephsmythe IMNHO: Every good piece of furniture is a balance between form and function. It solves a problem.At work we recognize a principle called "Parkinson's Law." The concept is simple: Work expands to fill the time allotted. If you give 2 hourly people the same task and give 1 2hrs to finish it and 1 4h...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 11:52:03 PST
Desktop Screwdriver Storage. http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-Screwdriver-Storage/
Desktop Screwdriver Storage. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/O6RJ/IK4CKMSJ/F3SO6RJIK4CKMSJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/O6RJ/IK4CKMSJ/F3SO6RJIK4CKMSJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/O6RJ/IK4CKMSJ/F3SO6RJIK4CKMSJ.SMALL.jpg crazyg You can assemble this really simple device in no time at all, it offersEasy simultaneous access to many sizes of screwdriver (and knitting needles my mum says).Small footprint,saving desk real-estate.Automatically cleans the driver tips before and after useUniversal tool fitting system offering infi...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 15:09:50 PST
Ultimate Hanging Drill Bit Organizer (Made From Styrofoam!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Drill-Bit-Organizer-Made-From-Styrofoam/
Ultimate Hanging Drill Bit Organizer (Made From Styrofoam!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/XGOB/IJYUS3QS/FMDXGOBIJYUS3QS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/XGOB/IJYUS3QS/FMDXGOBIJYUS3QS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/XGOB/IJYUS3QS/FMDXGOBIJYUS3QS.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 Almost all of us have this problem: Organizing our drill-bits...In the last couple months, I found that I've been using my drill almost everyday to drill holes. I have a container that holds different sized drill bits, But it's always a mess, And I can't stand things that aren't organized! The box t...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 03:20:54 PST
DIY Laptop Table - Using Limited Tools & Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-Table-Using-Limited-Tools-Plywood/
DIY Laptop Table - Using Limited Tools & Plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/FPGU/IK02B5ZJ/FU6FPGUIK02B5ZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/FPGU/IK02B5ZJ/FU6FPGUIK02B5ZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/FPGU/IK02B5ZJ/FU6FPGUIK02B5ZJ.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery I have been needing a laptop table for a long time now so it was about time I got to making one.I was very kindly sent some of skils tools to try out so I thought this would be the perfect project to put them through their paces. You dont need a workshop full of tools you can make this with a limite...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 01:26:10 PST
Coffee Table w/ Raising Top/compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-W-Raising-Topcompartment/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:27:17 PST
Aperitif-Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Aperitif-Bike/
Aperitif-Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/QHWX/IJYUMEL6/FSIQHWXIJYUMEL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/QHWX/IJYUMEL6/FSIQHWXIJYUMEL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/QHWX/IJYUMEL6/FSIQHWXIJYUMEL6.SMALL.jpg tomkio101 This is the "bike-aperitif" all the steps are in the vidéo If you have any questions about the process dont hesitate to contact me
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 08:34:21 PST
Storage Bonanza http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Bonanza/
Storage Bonanza - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/JMZO/IJX59BQU/FIEJMZOIJX59BQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/JMZO/IJX59BQU/FIEJMZOIJX59BQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/JMZO/IJX59BQU/FIEJMZOIJX59BQU.SMALL.jpg smgdog Not only was marrying a Swede smart, but being introduced to crayfish made it awesome. Every August in Sweden they celebrate (ok , they celebrate more than just August) the season for crayfish, so if you go to Sweden and get invited to a Kräftskiva, go! As a bi-product of this party the crayfish pac...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 05:23:50 PST
Flat Screen TV Shelf ~ With Secret Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Screen-TV-Shelf-With-Secret-Compartment/
Flat Screen TV Shelf ~ With Secret Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/IBT1/IJUCLW67/F5GIBT1IJUCLW67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/IBT1/IJUCLW67/F5GIBT1IJUCLW67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/IBT1/IJUCLW67/F5GIBT1IJUCLW67.SMALL.jpg KelSnake First, let me start by saying, 'I get ideas'. I have a friend that was wanting something different to put his flat screen on and he was willing to let me have creative control, ...and he was willing to finish it, lol. Buddies, ya gotta love 'em! The element of cool went from sweet to OMG in the f...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 17:43:42 PST
Band Saw Blade Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Band-Saw-Blade-Storage/
Band Saw Blade Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/7IG5/IJQNZ2U3/FWL7IG5IJQNZ2U3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/7IG5/IJQNZ2U3/FWL7IG5IJQNZ2U3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/7IG5/IJQNZ2U3/FWL7IG5IJQNZ2U3.SMALL.jpg KellyCraig During the over forty years I've been making sawdust, storing the blades used on the tools from which it is made has always been an issue, for both me and many other woodworkers. Part of the reason is, we end up using every square foot of shop wall for storage of tools, patterns, jigs and other thi...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 10:36:45 PST
Martial Arts Equipment Rack & Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Martial-Arts-Equipment-Rack-Storage/
Martial Arts Equipment Rack & Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/3FVF/IJKER9XK/F093FVFIJKER9XK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/3FVF/IJKER9XK/F093FVFIJKER9XK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/3FVF/IJKER9XK/F093FVFIJKER9XK.SMALL.jpg charlesbrown1505 I have equipment for martial arts training so I created this rack and storage piece off the top of my head, using materials I found around the house. Now my workout area is better organized and my training equipment is consolidated in one area. Hopefully this will be of some use to others as well; e...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 07:57:31 PST
Tv Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Tv-Panel/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 07:07:22 PST
$1 Socket Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Socket-Tray/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:04:34 PST
Quilt Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Quilt-Rack/
Quilt Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/IS18/IJHHOIPB/FTRIS18IJHHOIPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/IS18/IJHHOIPB/FTRIS18IJHHOIPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/IS18/IJHHOIPB/FTRIS18IJHHOIPB.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a nice little project that can be made in an afternoon. The simple design allows for easy construction with only a few basic tools. All joints are interference fit with glue added for extra strength. Note that this rack was built by my father in-law so the documentation is post build. ...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 10:20:58 PST
Containers for extra things http://www.instructables.com/id/Containers-for-Extra-Things/
Containers for extra things - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/3PIV/IJEMPSJJ/FNM3PIVIJEMPSJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/3PIV/IJEMPSJJ/FNM3PIVIJEMPSJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/3PIV/IJEMPSJJ/FNM3PIVIJEMPSJJ.SMALL.jpg aaurin Here are some Containers for extra things that I design and made for the extra things at are in my school.The materials are:1. Cardboard Boxes2. Tape3. Scissors4. Extra thing from home or school5. Phone6. Time I emptied out this storage computer box. For my school Project I was going to make some...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 07:01:22 PST
Hackea Cross Dresser http://www.instructables.com/id/Hackea-Cross-Dresser/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 13:43:40 PST
Tool Cart (re-purposed stroller) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Cart-re-purposed-Stroller/
Tool Cart (re-purposed stroller) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/S4PA/IJAEIMQA/FB1S4PAIJAEIMQA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/S4PA/IJAEIMQA/FB1S4PAIJAEIMQA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/S4PA/IJAEIMQA/FB1S4PAIJAEIMQA.SMALL.jpg live4ktm I have alleys near my place where I walk the dogs. I often come across a discarded stroller like this one. This time I had been thinking of a good way to take all my tools into the apartment after working on a tiny house project (more on that later.) If you like this idea, please vote for me in t...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 18:14:35 PST
Gargantuan basement or garage shelving unit for $36 http://www.instructables.com/id/Gargantuan-Basement-or-Garage-Shelving-Unit-for-36/
Gargantuan basement or garage shelving unit for $36 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/N0VJ/IJ8UY65I/FOIN0VJIJ8UY65I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/N0VJ/IJ8UY65I/FOIN0VJIJ8UY65I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/N0VJ/IJ8UY65I/FOIN0VJIJ8UY65I.SMALL.jpg MikeW137 I needed shelving for my basement, but I wanted to have a little fun with it, and see how much shelving storage I could build for the lowest possible price, while still being plenty strong. This shelving unit uses a single OSB 4 foot x 8 foot sheet, and 2x3 inch studs to make a strong shelving unit,...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 06:42:05 PST
Toolbox Into Chainsaw Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Toolbox-Into-Chainsaw-Case/
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 20:37:14 PST
Fold Down Work Table for X-Carve CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-Down-Work-Table-for-X-Carve-CNC-Machine/
Fold Down Work Table for X-Carve CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/J4GQ/IJ0EERF7/FRDJ4GQIJ0EERF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/J4GQ/IJ0EERF7/FRDJ4GQIJ0EERF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/J4GQ/IJ0EERF7/FRDJ4GQIJ0EERF7.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery I love making things, as I'm sure you do too. My work space is small though, just a 12ft x 8ft shed. I have to make the most of the space I have so I designed this fold down table to house my X-Carve CNC machine.If you would like to watch me make it, I have a video on my YouTube channel here: Materi...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 13:51:00 PST
DIY Moving Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Moving-Truck/
DIY Moving Truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/9JTL/IIUOMLY8/FLM9JTLIIUOMLY8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/9JTL/IIUOMLY8/FLM9JTLIIUOMLY8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/9JTL/IIUOMLY8/FLM9JTLIIUOMLY8.SMALL.jpg Jaliss Renting a moving truck is down right expensive (~$300). Renting a trailer is also expensive(~$200). So I decided to think outside the box and turn my truck temporarily into a small moving truck. It is by far the cheapest way to move in one trip granted you have a truck. I had more than enough room t...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 16:03:36 PST
Shoe Cubbies http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Cubbies/
Shoe Cubbies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/4M47/IIT4X0IR/FUD4M47IIT4X0IR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/4M47/IIT4X0IR/FUD4M47IIT4X0IR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/4M47/IIT4X0IR/FUD4M47IIT4X0IR.SMALL.jpg cgapay We're constantly having family and guests over. Even with just my family alone there seems to be at least 25 people over! Needless to say, when that happens, our mud room becomes a sea of shoes. Added to my honey-do list that summer was to build custom cubbies to tame the mess. Top and side fra...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 12:55:08 PST
Different Take on Quick, Inexpensive Plywood and 2x4 Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Different-Take-on-Quick-Inexpensive-Plywood-and-2x/
Different Take on Quick, Inexpensive Plywood and 2x4 Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/UM9K/IIRPHRD9/FHMUM9KIIRPHRD9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/UM9K/IIRPHRD9/FHMUM9KIIRPHRD9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/UM9K/IIRPHRD9/FHMUM9KIIRPHRD9.SMALL.jpg russ_hensel I have a lot of stuff and therefore need a lot of shelves to store all if it. I have built them in many many different ways. This instructable is for bulk storage where simplicity, quick build, and low cost are the desired factors, appearance matters not so much. These instructions will focus on ...
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Tue, 29 Dec 2015 18:16:41 PST
IKEA hack: Built-in cabinets and bookshelves http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Hack-Built-in-Cabinets-and-Bookshelves/
IKEA hack: Built-in cabinets and bookshelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/2LW1/IIOYW6BP/FHX2LW1IIOYW6BP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/2LW1/IIOYW6BP/FHX2LW1IIOYW6BP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/2LW1/IIOYW6BP/FHX2LW1IIOYW6BP.SMALL.jpg SwampDragons My condo is one of those slightly brutalist modern places built for the young urban couple who doesn't appear to have possessions or even hobbies outside of drinking, so it doesn't have a garage or much useful storage space. Which sucks when you're a maker. But, we could afford it, which is easier...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 17:58:36 PST
Simple 2' x 4' Computer Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-2-X-4-Computer-Desk/
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 05:32:25 PST
Storage Shelf From One $4 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Shelf-From-One-4-2x4/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 18:35:43 PST
IKEA Bed Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Bed-Hack/
IKEA Bed Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/D4KT/IIJ4TKJ5/FU2D4KTIIJ4TKJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/D4KT/IIJ4TKJ5/FU2D4KTIIJ4TKJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/D4KT/IIJ4TKJ5/FU2D4KTIIJ4TKJ5.SMALL.jpg madeinthegarage When I moved into my first apartment, which was a studio, I was short of any storage that I desperately needed for things like suitcases, a ton of books and school stuff. I came up with a hack for an IKEA bed that involved some of their cheapest products.I built this bed hack back in 2012 and I don'...
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 14:31:05 PST
Storage Shelving http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Shelving/
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 16:59:13 PST
Cube Cardboard Box for Shelf Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Cube-Cardboard-Box-for-Shelf-Storage/
Cube Cardboard Box for Shelf Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/KUXS/IIDH8YWC/FA2KUXSIIDH8YWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/KUXS/IIDH8YWC/FA2KUXSIIDH8YWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/KUXS/IIDH8YWC/FA2KUXSIIDH8YWC.SMALL.jpg AshleighC5 Fairly easy cardboard box cube to go into cube shelving unit, or just about any shelf space you need to pack stuff into Measure the Space and Cut Out Pieces Measure your space out. For my cube shelves this was 27(H)x 28(D)x 27 (L)cm.I got a nice flat piece of unfolded cardboard to work with. Drew...
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Sat, 19 Dec 2015 21:40:36 PST
More than just a lumber cart http://www.instructables.com/id/More-Than-Just-a-Lumber-Cart/
More than just a lumber cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/WKJR/IICCRRLU/FFAWKJRIICCRRLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/WKJR/IICCRRLU/FFAWKJRIICCRRLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/WKJR/IICCRRLU/FFAWKJRIICCRRLU.SMALL.jpg Moy perez woodshop A mobil cart to hold anything from small cutoffs to larger pieces of lumber. It also includes plenty of storage drawers and a clamp rack. Tools needed and materials Tools needed*Mitersaw or circular saw*Reciprocating saw or hacksaw*Drill press or hand drill*sander*Bandsaw or jigsaw*Brad nailer an...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 14:38:22 PST
Computer Racks for Chromebooks, IPads http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Racks-for-Chromebooks-IPads/
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 05:01:09 PST
Storage Rack for Screws Version 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Rack-for-Screws-Version-20/
Storage Rack for Screws Version 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/L7RH/II1ZLICI/F5EL7RHII1ZLICI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/L7RH/II1ZLICI/F5EL7RHII1ZLICI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/L7RH/II1ZLICI/F5EL7RHII1ZLICI.SMALL.jpg Kreat0r In The first version of this project, someone suggested in the comment section that I Box the rack so that it is more sturdy, and to remove the rail stops so that one can remove the drawers to put them on the workbench near by when working on a project.So i made these Mods to it and here is the resu...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 00:47:08 PST
DIY Cardboard Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cardboard-Drawers/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 15:59:39 PST
Making Vintage Style Storage Boxes w/ Splines http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Vintage-Style-Storage-Boxes-w-Splines/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 09:58:25 PST
Storage Rack for Screws http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Rack-for-Screws/
Storage Rack for Screws - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/Q6RO/IHTH5PAE/FSXQ6ROIHTH5PAE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/Q6RO/IHTH5PAE/FSXQ6ROIHTH5PAE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/Q6RO/IHTH5PAE/FSXQ6ROIHTH5PAE.SMALL.jpg Kreat0r Hey, In this Instructable, I will show you how to build your own storage rack for your screws and other small parts. Materials - Screws boxes.- 18x18 mm wooden sticks. Some short and long wooden screws. Tools - a jig saw.- a drill. - a drill bit. - driver drill. - driver drill bit. - clamps. -...
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Sun, 6 Dec 2015 03:28:03 PST
Simple Adjustable Shelves Between Wall Studs http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Adjustable-Shelves-Between-Wall-Studs/
Simple Adjustable Shelves Between Wall Studs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/3EOX/IHTH2RW1/FPJ3EOXIHTH2RW1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/3EOX/IHTH2RW1/FPJ3EOXIHTH2RW1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/3EOX/IHTH2RW1/FPJ3EOXIHTH2RW1.SMALL.jpg benbrandt22 In an effort to make the best use of a small workspace, I converted the empty space between two wall studs into some shallow adjustable shelves running from floor to ceiling. With this design I can easily reconfigure my shelves as needed, without the need for any special tools or shelf hardware. Wat...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 20:26:58 PST
Lego Design Storage Shoebox http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Design-Storage-Shoebox/
Lego Design Storage Shoebox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/B4PH/IHSDNQS8/FZAB4PHIHSDNQS8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/B4PH/IHSDNQS8/FZAB4PHIHSDNQS8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/B4PH/IHSDNQS8/FZAB4PHIHSDNQS8.SMALL.jpg AshleighC5 Simple DIY Cardboard Storage BoxI saw this idea (the original was made of wood and significantly larger) on pinterest which gave me the idea of a mini-version, something a lot simpler, that could pop in the closet or worst case scenario on the floor and still look pretty nifty.Materials:Shoebox (or ...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 07:02:49 PST
Easy to make wooden magazine, file or book box http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-make-wooden-magazine-file-or-book-box/
Easy to make wooden magazine, file or book box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/UGND/IHS1NDT3/F2AUGNDIHS1NDT3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/UGND/IHS1NDT3/F2AUGNDIHS1NDT3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/UGND/IHS1NDT3/F2AUGNDIHS1NDT3.SMALL.jpg Regan Leatch This easy to make Magizene, Book or filebox storage box is a beautiful addition to any home or office and is an effective way to tidy up files, books and/ or magazines. Marking and cutting sides First mark and cut the sides out of 3ply plywood. The sides need to be 280 mm by 335 mm but i recommen...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 01:12:47 PST
Beautiful Wood Toy Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Wood-Toy-Box/
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 13:25:50 PST
Vintage Wood Cook Stove Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurpose-Vintage-Wood-Cook-Stove/
Vintage Wood Cook Stove Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/A5B5/IHNTEDDT/F1FA5B5IHNTEDDT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/A5B5/IHNTEDDT/F1FA5B5IHNTEDDT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/A5B5/IHNTEDDT/F1FA5B5IHNTEDDT.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios The workmanship and beauty of an old enameled wood cook stove can be awesome but finding one in decent shape or finding the room to add one to your home can be daunting. That was the situation I found myself in. We found on an old farm a battered and broken cream colored enameled stove. The body ...
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 13:21:16 PST
Built In storage for our laundry room! http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-In-storage-for-our-laundry-room/
Built In storage for our laundry room! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/Y5TX/IH65T03G/FSHY5TXIH65T03G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/Y5TX/IH65T03G/FSHY5TXIH65T03G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/Y5TX/IH65T03G/FSHY5TXIH65T03G.SMALL.jpg GrandmasHouseDIY Our laundry room is basically a large closet off of our dining room/entry room in our home. Is having the laundry room in our dining room ideal? Of course not, but with an old house sometimes the only options are really not all that great. But, I digress, so far it hasn’t bother Joe or I at all, the...
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Thu, 19 Nov 2015 11:29:35 PST
Old Makers Tipps 1: Stuck Parts Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Makers-Tipps-1-Stuck-Parts-Drawers/
Old Makers Tipps 1: Stuck Parts Drawers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/G2ZK/IGZ0MF7A/FV1G2ZKIGZ0MF7A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/G2ZK/IGZ0MF7A/FV1G2ZKIGZ0MF7A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/G2ZK/IGZ0MF7A/FV1G2ZKIGZ0MF7A.SMALL.jpg lucdesign I'm an old Maker. I collect and reuse all kinds of parts from gear i scrap. I keep those parts sorted in storage cabinets. This, for example, are my M4 nuts and bolts. Over the years the drawer has almost filled up. As you might have experienced, full drawers tend to get stuck in the cabinet. That's...
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Sat, 14 Nov 2015 09:36:32 PST
Plastic Drawer Retainers http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Drawer-Retainers/
Plastic Drawer Retainers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/WAYG/IGV6JD4T/FBTWAYGIGV6JD4T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/WAYG/IGV6JD4T/FBTWAYGIGV6JD4T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/WAYG/IGV6JD4T/FBTWAYGIGV6JD4T.SMALL.jpg mstrwzrd Here is a simple and cheap way to secure plastic parts drawers. The Problem:Parts drawers are great. Low cost, easy to see what is in them, lots of parts in one place. But, a wrong move, tug or bump can put a lot of parts on the floor in a hurry! If you already spent time sorting hardware out, then ...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 21:00:35 PST