Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - storage http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:22:03 PST BLOX v1.01 HomeMade Modern DIY Pipe Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Pipe-Shelves/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:11:01 PST
Da Magic Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Da-Magic-Box/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 21:10:10 PST
Ikea bookshelf storage box (feat. cat silhouette) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-bookshelf-storage-box-feat-cat-silhouette/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 08:22:43 PST
DIY Simple Jewelry Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Simple-Jewelry-Holder/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:42:35 PST
Toy Box and Desk Combo http://www.instructables.com/id/Toy-Box-and-Desk-Combo/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:45:29 PST
Multi-purpose table http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-purpose-table/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 14:28:09 PST
Scaffold Storage System http://www.instructables.com/id/Scaffold-Storage-System/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 14:14:14 PST
Zero-Cost Sophisticated Drill Bit Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Zero-Cost-Sophisticated-Drill-Bit-Storage/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 10:07:39 PST
Wood Bike Rack for 5 Bikes, Fast and Low Cost Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bike-Rack-for-5-Bikes-Fast-and-Low-Cost-Build/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 09:20:10 PST
DIY Super Easy Steel Rod Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Easy-Steel-Rod-Shelf/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 20:46:26 PST
Storage Bed: Reclaiming the unused space! (Captains Bed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Bed-Reclaiming-the-unused-space-Captains-B/
Storage Bed: Reclaiming the unused space! (Captains Bed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7EQ2/I2KS905L/F6X7EQ2I2KS905L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7EQ2/I2KS905L/F6X7EQ2I2KS905L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7EQ2/I2KS905L/F6X7EQ2I2KS905L.SMALL.jpg adam16660 Have you ever thought of your bed as wasted space? Or been frustrated by the junk(or "stuff" as some call it) that always gets shoved under the bed and forgotten about. I realized the solution to both of these problems is to own a storage bed. It allows you to use the space more efficiently and ke...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 15:43:34 PST
an old fence made into a simple cedar chest http://www.instructables.com/id/an-old-fence-made-into-a-simple-cedar-chest/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 06:47:43 PST
Silhouette Style DIY Organization Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Silhouette-Style-DIY-Organization-Board/
Silhouette Style DIY Organization Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/QTOF/I2I4BON3/F5PQTOFI2I4BON3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/QTOF/I2I4BON3/F5PQTOFI2I4BON3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/QTOF/I2I4BON3/F5PQTOFI2I4BON3.SMALL.jpg laffinm I recently moved my shop into my basement and while moving all the stuff, I realized that I needed a kind of organization system to hold some of my hand tools. After a bit of thinking, I came up with this solution, which might not be the best, but works fine for me. The board consists mainly of a la...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 15:58:04 PST
Record Crate http://www.instructables.com/id/Record-Crate/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:39:45 PST
Quick & Easy Hanging Pegboard Pot & Pan Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Easy-Hanging-Pegboard-Pot-Pan-Rack/
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 19:28:44 PST
Wooden DIY Tool Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-DIY-Tool-Organizer/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 19:21:12 PST
Wood Shop Scrap Bins http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Shop-Scrap-Bins/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 16:08:25 PST
Coroplast Wall Storage for Tools and Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Strong-Coroplast-Wall-Storage-for-Tools-and-/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:08:03 PDT
Garage Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Storage/
Garage Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/JFFJ/I1TPZX1R/FGJJFFJI1TPZX1R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/JFFJ/I1TPZX1R/FGJJFFJI1TPZX1R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/JFFJ/I1TPZX1R/FGJJFFJI1TPZX1R.SMALL.jpg carsoncatch2 I finally got tired of paying for a storage unit and having a disorganized garage so I decided it was time to build some shelving. I had considered buying some of the heavy duty shelves from Costco, $150ish; But I didn't think that one rack would be enough and I didn't feel like spending nearly $300...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:03:03 PDT
Recycled Coroplast Storage Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Strong-Recycled-Coroplast-Storage-Box-for-Fr/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:40:34 PDT
Hidden Sliding Vehicle Lock Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Sliding-Vehicle-Lock-Box/
Hidden Sliding Vehicle Lock Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/SNI5/I1MQ6YF8/F9GSNI5I1MQ6YF8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/SNI5/I1MQ6YF8/F9GSNI5I1MQ6YF8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/SNI5/I1MQ6YF8/F9GSNI5I1MQ6YF8.SMALL.jpg matta26 Do you ever find yourself needing to leave valuables in your vehicle and not trust your glove box? I face this issue on an almost daily basis. Whether it be a trip to the golf course and wanting to leave my wedding ring and watch locked safely in my vehicle or the semi infrequent trips to the gym. ...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:17:35 PDT
Storage Bag/ Space Maker for Cars http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Bag-Space-Maker-for-Cars/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:59:42 PDT
Under Stairs Pull Out Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Stairs-Pull-Out-Storage/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:19:57 PDT
Easy Garage Storage and Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Garage-Storage-and-Bench/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 20:37:23 PDT
Tweezers holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweezers-holder/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 06:33:22 PDT
Restoring a damaged table edge http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-a-damaged-table-edge/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 14:19:48 PDT
Free, strong drawer dividers http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-drawer-dividers/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:24:54 PDT
Cedar Platform Bed. Rebuilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Platform-Bed-TakeTwo/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 14:16:11 PDT
Improved Easy Build Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-Easy-Build-Workbench/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 11:11:38 PDT
Trailer Trolley http://www.instructables.com/id/Trailer-Trolley/
Trailer Trolley - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/ESYG/HZ6T7P98/FQXESYGHZ6T7P98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/ESYG/HZ6T7P98/FQXESYGHZ6T7P98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/ESYG/HZ6T7P98/FQXESYGHZ6T7P98.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR The reason for this instructable is one which happens to us all - A little bit of age.We have a trailer which we use for camping, but having no way to get it into the garden for storage is kept in the front between the Bay Window and the front wall (see the initial pictures). When we want to use it ...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:16:17 PDT
Workbench with Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-with-Storage/
Workbench with Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/4YZ5/HZ2IXRMR/FW94YZ5HZ2IXRMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/4YZ5/HZ2IXRMR/FW94YZ5HZ2IXRMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/4YZ5/HZ2IXRMR/FW94YZ5HZ2IXRMR.SMALL.jpg bcb10 This instructable will show you how to build my workbench or one similar to it. I built this desk as a workbench for my college apartment so I can make while I learn. I spent $14 on it as I found all the wood to build it, however, you might spend more if you have to buy all the supplies. Good luck a...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:47:57 PDT
Mobile Classroom Cubbies http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Classroom-Cubbies/
Mobile Classroom Cubbies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/8L5J/HYWT4W4E/FNO8L5JHYWT4W4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/8L5J/HYWT4W4E/FNO8L5JHYWT4W4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/8L5J/HYWT4W4E/FNO8L5JHYWT4W4E.SMALL.jpg darlingtom Lockers. Every middle school teacher knows the drill--ask students to take out a pencil or piece of paper and five kids need to go to their lockers. There, in the hallway, they encounter three other friends and ten minutes of class time is suddenly gone. Plus, when the winter coat season begins t...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:15:05 PDT
Rack for Small Storage/Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Rack-for-Small-StorageDisplay/
Rack for Small Storage/Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/LKWF/HYTNYUUY/F2TLKWFHYTNYUUY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/LKWF/HYTNYUUY/F2TLKWFHYTNYUUY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/LKWF/HYTNYUUY/F2TLKWFHYTNYUUY.SMALL.jpg SuperiorBuilder Storage/Display-Rack:When you start the display rack make sure you have:Long Board,Thin Ply-Wood,Table Saw,LETS START! Cutting the board to the accustom length. STEP 1:When you start take the board and cut it to the length of how big you would like the display to be. Cutting the slits into th...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:36:22 PDT
The Drill Bit Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Drill-Bit-Rack/
The Drill Bit Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/DXN6/HYR3DX4F/F2ZDXN6HYR3DX4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/DXN6/HYR3DX4F/F2ZDXN6HYR3DX4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/DXN6/HYR3DX4F/F2ZDXN6HYR3DX4F.SMALL.jpg -BALES- Drill Bits ... you know I love them ... especially Forstner bits. What I don't love is sorting through a pile of bits to find the one I need/want/desire.Do you have one of these tray things on your drill press? If so, what is in it? Mine is pretty useless as a beer ... I mean cup holder. I'd say...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:16:42 PDT
Truck Bed Rail Sides For Hauling http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-Bed-Rail-Sides-For-Hauling/
Truck Bed Rail Sides For Hauling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/9ABW/HYLZECF2/FWD9ABWHYLZECF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/9ABW/HYLZECF2/FWD9ABWHYLZECF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/9ABW/HYLZECF2/FWD9ABWHYLZECF2.SMALL.jpg wedjlok Do you want to add more room to your truck bed and be able to haul more in it, but you don't want to spend hundreds of dollars on steel contractor rails? Then this could be the perfect solution, and one that has been used for a LONG time by truck owners who like to build thing for themselves. Gath...
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 16:15:11 PDT
The Chisel Storage Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Chisel-Storage-Rack/
The Chisel Storage Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/GH4C/HYI65D27/F7IGH4CHYI65D27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/GH4C/HYI65D27/F7IGH4CHYI65D27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/GH4C/HYI65D27/F7IGH4CHYI65D27.SMALL.jpg -BALES- Nothing says "class" like hand tools ... unless we're talking about my sweet tuxedo T-shirt worn in the workshop, but that is reserved for special projects.I decided it was time to step it up a bit and get fancy with some wood chisels. They aren't top of the line ... they probably aren't even middl...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 10:46:57 PDT
Shoe Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Shelf-1/
Shoe Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/8Y32/HXLMTERQ/F3E8Y32HXLMTERQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/8Y32/HXLMTERQ/F3E8Y32HXLMTERQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/8Y32/HXLMTERQ/F3E8Y32HXLMTERQ.SMALL.jpg eu4euh This is a short instructable about this shoe shelf I put together. First , let me say I got this idea from another Instructable. http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Tower-a-free-...I admired the original idea and wanted to build one myself because my family has a large pile of shoes at the front ...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:56:38 PDT
simple Vinyl roll Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-Vinyl-roll-Holder/
simple Vinyl roll Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/7QWS/HWZ4VELJ/FYX7QWSHWZ4VELJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/7QWS/HWZ4VELJ/FYX7QWSHWZ4VELJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/7QWS/HWZ4VELJ/FYX7QWSHWZ4VELJ.SMALL.jpg noffman Ok, this is my first instructable! i didnt plan on making a tutorial i just happened to take pics along the way so forgive the lack of instructions/measurements but you can get the idea from the pics,I work with rolls of vinyl and needed a way to store them whilst being able to see what colours i h...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 03:04:27 PDT
Storage bin rack from recycled plastic coffee containers http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-bin-rack-from-recycled-plastic-coffee-cont/
Storage bin rack from recycled plastic coffee containers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/59EE/HWRCBUFQ/FEF59EEHWRCBUFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/59EE/HWRCBUFQ/FEF59EEHWRCBUFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/59EE/HWRCBUFQ/FEF59EEHWRCBUFQ.SMALL.jpg therealchrislee I was inspired to build these storage bin racks for three reasons. First, my basement shop is filled with hundreds of small parts of various quantities and types. I build lots of different kinds of things, mostly from found or salvaged items.Second, I noticed that my office was throwing away at leas...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:56:05 PDT
Hoarding made easy or Organizing with Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Hoarding-made-easy-or-Organizing-with-Shelves/
Hoarding made easy or Organizing with Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/XW4J/HVY5JTFA/FBLXW4JHVY5JTFA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/XW4J/HVY5JTFA/FBLXW4JHVY5JTFA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/XW4J/HVY5JTFA/FBLXW4JHVY5JTFA.SMALL.jpg thepocketmerlin What to do about too much clutter? My office was a shared workspace with more stuff in it than could have been held. So what to do, through it out? NO of course not, Hoarding 101 tells us just find a better way to stack your cr@p. I looked at a bunch of shelving options to get my technical books...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 21:34:43 PDT
The P.A.L.L.E.T. (Pallet And Loose Lumber Enclosure Tower) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-PALLET-Pallet-And-Loose-Lumber-Enclosure-Tower/
The P.A.L.L.E.T. (Pallet And Loose Lumber Enclosure Tower) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/EQ1K/HVRYTHJO/F0AEQ1KHVRYTHJO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/EQ1K/HVRYTHJO/F0AEQ1KHVRYTHJO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/EQ1K/HVRYTHJO/F0AEQ1KHVRYTHJO.SMALL.jpg AmateurHour After taking apart many wooden pallets I found that I was running out of places to store all of the wood.  I decided to built a simple and fast container for pallet wood, made out of pallet wood. What I came up with was the P.A.L.L.E.T. or the Pallet And Loose Lumber Enclosure Tower. I didn't need ...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 21:19:51 PDT
Canvas re-inforced cardboard storage box http://www.instructables.com/id/Canvas-re-inforced-cardboard-storage-box/
Canvas re-inforced cardboard storage box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/38TW/HVKUHKZG/FOH38TWHVKUHKZG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/38TW/HVKUHKZG/FOH38TWHVKUHKZG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/38TW/HVKUHKZG/FOH38TWHVKUHKZG.SMALL.jpg clampyclamp This is a cheap, easy to make and attractive solution to storing all the things that (like me) you cannot bring yourself to throw away.I chose a standard sized (33cm x 46cm) cardboard stock box for this project as it allowed me to use all the available space on an over the door shelf. I ended up mak...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 12:36:21 PDT
Magic: The Gathering storage box with laser-cut card tray & dividers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-The-Gathering-storage-box-with-laser-cut-car/
Magic: The Gathering storage box with laser-cut card tray & dividers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/YN8B/HV3Q48MT/FFYYN8BHV3Q48MT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/YN8B/HV3Q48MT/FFYYN8BHV3Q48MT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/YN8B/HV3Q48MT/FFYYN8BHV3Q48MT.SMALL.jpg Bunglebongo My Magic: The Gathering collection has grown exponentially recently so I thought it was time to sort out some nice storage for my cards. I wanted to move them away from the old Fat Pack boxes in the cupboard to something more presentable. The Box I toyed with the idea of making my own box but as ...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 14:34:14 PDT
Wooden Crate with Lid http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Crate-with-Lid/
Wooden Crate with Lid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/T3XE/HUY476MM/FJGT3XEHUY476MM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/T3XE/HUY476MM/FJGT3XEHUY476MM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/T3XE/HUY476MM/FJGT3XEHUY476MM.SMALL.jpg lighteningdrake Before I truly figured out Kickstarter, I didn't realize that "add-ons" were something you could get by just adding more money to the pledge. So when I kicked (? can we make that official?) a project for a Kubb set, I didn't get the carry tote bag. But that's ok! It gave me the chance to build ...
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Thu, 8 May 2014 07:14:47 PDT
Building up a flight case http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-up-a-flight-case/
Building up a flight case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/HQSP/HQHT0PIR/FJQHQSPHQHT0PIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/HQSP/HQHT0PIR/FJQHQSPHQHT0PIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/HQSP/HQHT0PIR/FJQHQSPHQHT0PIR.SMALL.jpg steveastrouk I am travelling from the UK to the USA for the Winter Star Party, down in the Florida Keys, and this time, I'm going armed with a decent scope, in this case a Cape Newise 9". The scope has a uniquely wide field in a small package, and isn't being made right now, so I don't want it to get damaged. Th...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 07:33:07 PDT
Updated Closet Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Updated-Closet-Storage/
Updated Closet Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/LR4N/HUIWL4QN/FHHLR4NHUIWL4QN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/LR4N/HUIWL4QN/FHHLR4NHUIWL4QN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/LR4N/HUIWL4QN/FHHLR4NHUIWL4QN.SMALL.jpg sebastian22 Wife and i had decided we really needed some extra storage space in our closet, more specifically a lot more space for hanging clothes. We decided to go with a double rack instead of the single we had. I drew up a few designs and we decided to also add a shelving tower along one of the walls and a s...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 18:57:18 PDT
Tool Box Tote http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Box-Tote/
Tool Box Tote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/MVU9/HUBWNSOU/F83MVU9HUBWNSOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/MVU9/HUBWNSOU/F83MVU9HUBWNSOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/MVU9/HUBWNSOU/F83MVU9HUBWNSOU.SMALL.jpg macarina In this tutorial I will be making a tool box or tote out of scrap wood I have found in the bins at the local Chandler TechShop over a period of time. Other than the nails it is 100 % recycled wood. It did not take me more than a couple of days to amass enough wood for about 4 of these. Constructio...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:57:41 PDT
The Triptych - A Portable Arduino Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Triptych-A-Portable-Arduino-Workshop/
The Triptych - A Portable Arduino Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/V0TC/HTZUML19/FJQV0TCHTZUML19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/V0TC/HTZUML19/FJQV0TCHTZUML19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/V0TC/HTZUML19/FJQV0TCHTZUML19.SMALL.jpg NEIN trip·tych [trip-tik] noun Fine Arts. a set of three panels or compartments side by side, bearing pictures, carvings, or the like. a hinged, three-leaved tablet, written on, in ancient times, with a stylus. In this project, we'll be building the Triptych, a portable Arduino works...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:39:44 PDT
Printrbot 3d Printer Classroom Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Printrbot-3d-Printer-Classroom-Car/
Printrbot 3d Printer Classroom Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/DFMS/HTRVCKKO/FIODFMSHTRVCKKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/DFMS/HTRVCKKO/FIODFMSHTRVCKKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/DFMS/HTRVCKKO/FIODFMSHTRVCKKO.SMALL.jpg Dave A Last year I bought a Printrbot LC on behalve of the school where I teach. After building the kit and a summer-vacation for figuring out, and getting used to, the machine it was time to let the beast out in to the wild. Because it can be quite risky to let my middle school students around something...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 14:01:35 PDT
Rolling plywood / sheet storage - Made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolling-plywood-sheet-storage/
Rolling plywood / sheet storage - Made at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/80DU/HTPUOE7W/F5480DUHTPUOE7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/80DU/HTPUOE7W/F5480DUHTPUOE7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/80DU/HTPUOE7W/F5480DUHTPUOE7W.SMALL.jpg workislove Rollers that move individually make it easy to pull heavy sheets of plywood and MDF in and out without disturbing the other sheets.  I was inspired to make this by a tip from from American Woodworker magazine, and made it for my small storage space at Techshop San Francisco. ** Vote for me in the W...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 18:58:27 PDT