Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - wood http://www.instructables.com Fri, 1 Aug 2014 03:52:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 Old barrel wine glasses holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-barrel-wine-glasses-holder/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 02:25:23 PDT
Concrete Resurfacer Countertop http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Resurfacer-Countertop/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:23:46 PDT
Circle Cutting Jig For Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Circle-Cutting-Jig-For-Table-Saw/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:11:02 PDT
Gatling Rubber Band Machine Gun - Easy Weekend Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Gatling-Rubber-Band-Machine-Gun-Easy-Weekend-Proje/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:10:29 PDT
Medieval lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Medieval-lantern/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 06:48:44 PDT
DIY Wooden Rose Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Rose-Gift/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 16:41:28 PDT
Make a wooden Conch Shell type horn http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-wooden-Conch-Shell-type-horn/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:55:26 PDT
Plant box http://www.instructables.com/id/Plant-box/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:16:36 PDT
Book to Tablet Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-to-Tablet-Stand/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:30:50 PDT
dimmable wooden desk lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/dimmable-wooden-desk-lamp/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:30:08 PDT
Pyrography Wood Burning: Fish http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burning-Fish/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:19:18 PDT
Garden swing bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-swing-bench/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:23:22 PDT
Kinship Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinship-Vase/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:40:50 PDT
The Suitcase End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Suitcase-End-Table/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 13:03:20 PDT
Historic Ship http://www.instructables.com/id/Historic-Ship/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 08:22:28 PDT
Drilling Wooden Balls http://www.instructables.com/id/Driling-Wooden-Balls/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:29:13 PDT
Wooden Rag Doll http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Rag-Doll/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:07:23 PDT
Handyman's Toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Handymans-Toolbox/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:39:19 PDT
Wooden Spin Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Spin-Top/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:02:29 PDT
Gardening on the balcony http://www.instructables.com/id/Gardening-on-the-balcony/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:17:09 PDT
Mobile Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Sign/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:57:37 PDT
Downhill wooden vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Downhill-wooden-vehicle/
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:43:38 PDT
Wood Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Carving/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:01:13 PDT
'3rd Hand' Leather Stitching Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/3rd-Hand-Leather-Stitching-Clamp/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:13:04 PDT
Pallet Dogs http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Dogs/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 08:23:06 PDT
Pallet Companion Cube Container http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Companion-Cube-Container/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 13:58:23 PDT
Experimenting with 'wood silicone' http://www.instructables.com/id/Experimenting-with-wood-silicone/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:44:32 PDT
Making a Confetti Blank http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Confetti-Blank/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 09:05:21 PDT
Wooden Paper Towel Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Paper-Towel-Holder/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 08:55:53 PDT
fix a drink dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/fix-a-drink-dispenser/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 22:42:36 PDT
Upgrade an OLD Metal Shed Exterior http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-an-OLD-Metal-Shed-Exterior/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 16:50:25 PDT
Palletwood Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Palletwood-Table/
Palletwood Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/65XY/HX8HRKCH/FQ665XYHX8HRKCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/65XY/HX8HRKCH/FQ665XYHX8HRKCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/65XY/HX8HRKCH/FQ665XYHX8HRKCH.SMALL.jpg medalhead While i was building the Table i didn't think of making an Instructable out of it.So i don't have original pictures of every step. Luckily i made some Pictures while building it.I tried to redo the steps, i didn't had pictures from, to give you an idea how i made it. Surface to start with I start...
By: medalhead

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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 08:03:03 PDT
Easy woodpallet flowerpot holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-woodpallet-flowerpot-holder/
Easy woodpallet flowerpot holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/5WXE/HX8NOU13/FZ25WXEHX8NOU13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/5WXE/HX8NOU13/FZ25WXEHX8NOU13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/5WXE/HX8NOU13/FZ25WXEHX8NOU13.SMALL.jpg le monk qui rit Pardon my english and my lack of experience in wood working. This is my first instructable so please don't be too hard on me. I am not completely satisfied with the result but the idea that I want to share can be designed in many different ways. This plant and flowerpot holder can easily be used as ...
By: le monk qui rit

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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 02:45:23 PDT
Reclaimed Red Oak Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Red-Oak-Shelf/
Reclaimed Red Oak Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/K463/HX7P0HDS/FGYK463HX7P0HDS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/K463/HX7P0HDS/FGYK463HX7P0HDS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/K463/HX7P0HDS/FGYK463HX7P0HDS.SMALL.jpg cpine522 I use the pieces reclaimed from a bunk bed that was on its last legs. Fairly simple and strait forward project. Thanks for watching! Chris
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 18:25:32 PDT
Pickup Truck Sideboards/Stake Sides http://www.instructables.com/id/Pickup-Truck-SideboardsStake-Sides/
Pickup Truck Sideboards/Stake Sides - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/PTZU/HX503VU9/FD2PTZUHX503VU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/PTZU/HX503VU9/FD2PTZUHX503VU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/PTZU/HX503VU9/FD2PTZUHX503VU9.SMALL.jpg mattop1176 Wooden Stake Sides, Ford Super Duty I own a 2005 Super Duty super cab long bed, and it gets used for a diversity of purposes. I have a cap that I take on and off depending on what I'm doing, and a cool Rhino Rack for the cap that I can remove. I have often...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 13:15:35 PDT
Storage Cabinet - Recycled Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Cabinet-Recycled-Wood/
Storage Cabinet - Recycled Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/Y020/HX3VVZ78/F5HY020HX3VVZ78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/Y020/HX3VVZ78/F5HY020HX3VVZ78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/Y020/HX3VVZ78/F5HY020HX3VVZ78.SMALL.jpg Silent Ninja Bunny My wife needed more storage in the bathroom, so I built her a storage cabinet from recycled lumber and wainscoting. Those of you familiar with my coffee table/storage bin I made for the living room will recognize the wood I used for the outside, top and shelves.The wainscoting is from the kitchen of...
By: Silent Ninja Bunny

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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 17:19:48 PDT
Wood Mold for Glassblowing http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Mold-for-Glassblowing/
Wood Mold for Glassblowing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/AZ7O/HX1WBB4N/FJ3AZ7OHX1WBB4N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/AZ7O/HX1WBB4N/FJ3AZ7OHX1WBB4N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/AZ7O/HX1WBB4N/FJ3AZ7OHX1WBB4N.SMALL.jpg sketchglass This is an easy way to make a wood mold for blowing round glasses or vases or anything like that. The construction of this mold is inspired by a Czech or Russian (that's my guess) style mold that I came across while living in Denmark. This Instructable won't go too deep into the skill it takes to bl...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:23:44 PDT
Deku Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Deku-Shield/
Deku Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/LZTV/HX1WEMYX/FFBLZTVHX1WEMYX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/LZTV/HX1WEMYX/FFBLZTVHX1WEMYX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/LZTV/HX1WEMYX/FFBLZTVHX1WEMYX.SMALL.jpg Mike0924 One of the three shields from Legends of Zelda Ocarina of Time, this was a project I decided to do after my nephew went crazy over a basic shield I made for him. So I need this one becuase he likes to battle with me...he can defend himself better than me now which is unacceptable. Get the plywoo...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:14:14 PDT
Copper Etched Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Etched-Box/
Copper Etched Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/OK7O/HX1W2YLG/FLVOK7OHX1W2YLG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/OK7O/HX1W2YLG/FLVOK7OHX1W2YLG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/OK7O/HX1W2YLG/FLVOK7OHX1W2YLG.SMALL.jpg kludge77 This is a walnut and copper etched box. The copper is etch with a simple salt water etching technique you can easily replicate. I turn the box on the lathe and finish it with 2 coats of wipe on poly. Green Lantern logo optional...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 08:48:31 PDT
Pallet Wood Table/Seat and Upcycled Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-TableSeat-and-Upcycled-Pillow/
Pallet Wood Table/Seat and Upcycled Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/2SZB/HWZ9V8OP/F9S2SZBHWZ9V8OP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/2SZB/HWZ9V8OP/F9S2SZBHWZ9V8OP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/2SZB/HWZ9V8OP/F9S2SZBHWZ9V8OP.SMALL.jpg AmateurHour I wanted to make a piece of furniture that could function as an accent table and a seat if need be. I settled on the dimensions of 18 inches for the sides and top, essentially making it a cube profile. Materials:A little less than 1 pallet of wood (I ended up using other scrap pieces of wood to fil...
By: AmateurHour

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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 16:53:28 PDT
Drill press sanding drums http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-press-sanding-drums/
Drill press sanding drums - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/47J5/HWZ9TUNC/FP347J5HWZ9TUNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/47J5/HWZ9TUNC/FP347J5HWZ9TUNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/47J5/HWZ9TUNC/FP347J5HWZ9TUNC.SMALL.jpg ade angelis Hi everyone!A few weeks ago my friends made me a wonderful birthday gift: a big, sturdy and powerful drill press. As soon as I assembled it I knew that would have been an unmissable occasion to get my hands dirty and build something! I decided to make a couple of sanding drums to use with the drill ...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 12:22:12 PDT
Pallet Corner bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Palette-Corner-bench/
Pallet Corner bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/0N35/HWX4ANAY/FB10N35HWX4ANAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/0N35/HWX4ANAY/FB10N35HWX4ANAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/0N35/HWX4ANAY/FB10N35HWX4ANAY.SMALL.jpg creartivewood Some colleagues of mine have thrown away 8 palletes. Combined with an old wooden door, i thought to create a bench out of it. First idea was to create only a standalone seat, but the end of the Progress was a comfortable corner bench with seat back. Prepare Materials First of all take old wooden...
By: creartivewood

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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 12:21:49 PDT
Quick And Easy Lapstrake Clamps For Boat Builders http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-And-Easy-Lapstrake-Clamps-For-Boat-Builders/
Quick And Easy Lapstrake Clamps For Boat Builders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/3NVY/HWXLGW9K/FI03NVYHWXLGW9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/3NVY/HWXLGW9K/FI03NVYHWXLGW9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/3NVY/HWXLGW9K/FI03NVYHWXLGW9K.SMALL.jpg antagonizer When you venture into the world of boat building, you quickly realize that standard woodworking clamps are pretty limited in their functionality. The design of the woodworking clamp incorporates strength and pressure, and while that may be useful when building a cabinet, their shallow clamping depth...
By: antagonizer

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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 09:30:11 PDT
lets make a pump lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/lets-make-a-pump-lamp/
lets make a pump lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/4FU9/HWWNR44D/FJK4FU9HWWNR44D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/4FU9/HWWNR44D/FJK4FU9HWWNR44D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/4FU9/HWWNR44D/FJK4FU9HWWNR44D.SMALL.jpg rickysp8 I had promised my grandson Jack That I would help him with an Insturctable for awhile. So Here We Go !!!! In 7th grade shop class I had built a pump lamp and was really proud of it . Jack at near 7 years old wasn't sure what a pump was but thought it sound like fun. WOW WHAT A HAT !!!!!! I don't...
By: rickysp8

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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 16:58:57 PDT
Bench and Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-and-Planter/
Bench and Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/QGUT/HWVAW5M7/FAUQGUTHWVAW5M7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/QGUT/HWVAW5M7/FAUQGUTHWVAW5M7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/QGUT/HWVAW5M7/FAUQGUTHWVAW5M7.SMALL.jpg AmateurBuilder This is the almost finished combination of a corner Bench and Planter. In fact there are two benches (120x40cm) and a smaller, half in length (60x40cm) combined with a planter (40x40cm), which can be placed in the garden or outside providing the possibility to fix them in an "L" shape or keep them i...
By: AmateurBuilder

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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:29:12 PDT
Homemade pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-pipe/
Homemade pipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/LNZA/HWVAT6KP/FQALNZAHWVAT6KP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/LNZA/HWVAT6KP/FQALNZAHWVAT6KP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/LNZA/HWVAT6KP/FQALNZAHWVAT6KP.SMALL.jpg luka512 I started with a paper template. The size of the pipe is completely up to you, I decided on a small pocket pipe that is 12 cm long and 5 cm wide. The thickness of the wood should be 2 cm. The wood I chose some scrap oak flooring which was just laying around my workshop. I recommend you use oak or...
By: luka512

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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 04:32:52 PDT
Adirondack chair from ONE board http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-chair-from-ONE-board/
Adirondack chair from ONE board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/7MMY/HWS3RTLU/FWI7MMYHWS3RTLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/7MMY/HWS3RTLU/FWI7MMYHWS3RTLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/7MMY/HWS3RTLU/FWI7MMYHWS3RTLU.SMALL.jpg seamster Nothing says summertime like a wooden Adirondack chair!These classic outdoor chairs are comfy and perfect for resting in after a long day, or for getting up early and watching the sun rise while sipping your favorite hot beverage. There are about a million variations on the Adirondack chair, and an ...
By: seamster

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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:49:44 PDT
Stovetop / Countertop http://www.instructables.com/id/Stovetop-Countertop/
Stovetop / Countertop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/845P/HWRZ7ACG/FDV845PHWRZ7ACG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/845P/HWRZ7ACG/FDV845PHWRZ7ACG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/845P/HWRZ7ACG/FDV845PHWRZ7ACG.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON How many burners do you ever use simultaneously? The most I've ever used at a time is 3 when I'm cooking a big spread for a bunch of friends. I almost always only use one or two at a time. With limited counter space in my apartment kitchen, I'm always precariously balancing plates and cutting boards...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 21:05:42 PDT
Magnetic wooden vise bumpers http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-wooden-vice-bumpers/
Magnetic wooden vise bumpers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/IF2C/HWQF3XCA/FFFIF2CHWQF3XCA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/IF2C/HWQF3XCA/FFFIF2CHWQF3XCA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/IF2C/HWQF3XCA/FFFIF2CHWQF3XCA.SMALL.jpg umadragon This is my first instructable! There are times I need a vise but the steel jaws are just too aggressive. I used tape to hold wood pieces on, but that took too long to put on and take off. I thought about drilling holes in the wood and using the mounting screws but same problem. Then it hit me, Magne...
By: umadragon

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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 00:59:09 PDT
The Two-Weekend Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Two-Weekend-Table/
The Two-Weekend Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/YDFC/HWKK16UG/F1ZYDFCHWKK16UG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/YDFC/HWKK16UG/F1ZYDFCHWKK16UG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/YDFC/HWKK16UG/F1ZYDFCHWKK16UG.SMALL.jpg shurly My husband and I invited friends over for dinner and decided to build a table for the occasion. The invitation was set for two weeks from the day we bought the wood. Designing the Table We used Rhino to design the table and determine the quantity of wood needed. All the pieces were then laid out...
By: shurly

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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:27:19 PDT