Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - wood http://www.instructables.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:27:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 Building a Bass Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Bass-Guitar/
Building a Bass Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/UEX0/HU7BAS0O/FRZUEX0HU7BAS0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/UEX0/HU7BAS0O/FRZUEX0HU7BAS0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/UEX0/HU7BAS0O/FRZUEX0HU7BAS0O.SMALL.jpg rolfskylark This Instructable is for building a bolt on neck, 5 string bass guitar, however all these steps are applicable for a guitar or 4 string bass as well. This project requires that you have woodworking skills and you know how to to safely use all of the tools stated below. For this project I used ov...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:43:15 PDT
Simply Harley Davidson Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Simply-Harley-Davidson-Clock/
Simply Harley Davidson Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/KSAQ/HU5TH0G0/FEPKSAQHU5TH0G0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/KSAQ/HU5TH0G0/FEPKSAQHU5TH0G0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/KSAQ/HU5TH0G0/FEPKSAQHU5TH0G0.SMALL.jpg jlepack I really love motorcycles especially Harley Davidson so I made a nice clock for my living room wall. Like my other instructable, I don't include many measurements just simple steps on how I made the clock. It's really easy. Here's how I made mine.list of materials1/4" plywoodOld clockSandpaperA dril...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:05:25 PDT
Laser cut wooden maps with public data http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-wooden-maps-with-public-data/
Laser cut wooden maps with public data - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/F1A1/HU54OA4W/F7KF1A1HU54OA4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/F1A1/HU54OA4W/F7KF1A1HU54OA4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/F1A1/HU54OA4W/F7KF1A1HU54OA4W.SMALL.jpg funvill In this tutorial we will be making a laser cut wooden map using open data from Vancouver's Open data catalog. The Vancouver open data catalog has many different shape files that can be used, in this tutorial we will be using the coastal and public street data. I first learned of TileMill and Ope...
By: funvill

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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:24:30 PDT
Turned wood pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Turned-wood-pen/
Turned wood pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ICOL/HU1A6POF/F38ICOLHU1A6POF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ICOL/HU1A6POF/F38ICOLHU1A6POF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ICOL/HU1A6POF/F38ICOLHU1A6POF.SMALL.jpg glassman15201 Here are the steps used to turn a wooden pen that "I made it at TechShop". I got the pen kit from an outside supplier and I think the TechShop should have this as a make-it class. The wood was some cherry scrap I found in the shop.
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:27:26 PDT
Periodic table of the elements blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Periodic-table-of-the-elements-blocks/
Periodic table of the elements blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/1T7V/HU0GR1Z9/F5D1T7VHU0GR1Z9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/1T7V/HU0GR1Z9/F5D1T7VHU0GR1Z9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/1T7V/HU0GR1Z9/F5D1T7VHU0GR1Z9.SMALL.jpg wavehawk42 I made small building blocks representing the elements.  I milled down a poplar board into 2.75" cubes and laser engraved each side with a different property.  Made a great birthday present for my 4 year old nephews.  I made this at Techshop using the planer / joiner, table saw, chop saw, router, a...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:48:13 PDT
Wooden Display Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Display-Box/
Wooden Display Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/6KPM/HU0GRRKO/F7Z6KPMHU0GRRKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/6KPM/HU0GRRKO/F7Z6KPMHU0GRRKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/6KPM/HU0GRRKO/F7Z6KPMHU0GRRKO.SMALL.jpg razic Presentation is key. I'll go over how to use a small wooden box to make a cute display. I made this at the TechShop in San Francisco. Get Your Materials This is what you'll need: A small wooden box. Something to put inside the wooden box. I'm using little amber drop bottles. Pap...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:07:19 PDT
Backpack Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-Workbench/
Backpack Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/6TFV/HU09XG9G/FI66TFVHU09XG9G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/6TFV/HU09XG9G/FI66TFVHU09XG9G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/6TFV/HU09XG9G/FI66TFVHU09XG9G.SMALL.jpg jpalka Estimated Time: 10 hrs Estimated Cost: $0* If you like what you see, please vote for me in the Portable Workstations Contest. Anyways, lets get started. The idea behind this project is to create a customizable, folding workstation for your specific needs. You might ask; "Why is it a backpack?"...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:12:22 PDT
Functional and Sturdy Wooden Toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Functional-and-Sturdy-Wooden-Toolbox/
Functional and Sturdy Wooden Toolbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/5OAW/HTZY9TDX/FFQ5OAWHTZY9TDX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/5OAW/HTZY9TDX/FFQ5OAWHTZY9TDX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/5OAW/HTZY9TDX/FFQ5OAWHTZY9TDX.SMALL.jpg blue-ice This instructable embodies the principle of "portable workstations" because a toolbox allows you to work about anywhere by bringing your tools along with you. Although the exact type and nature of the tools can vary from one hobby to another and one profession to another, this sturdy toolbox can b...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:21:46 PDT
How to clean your respirator mask http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-your-respirator-mask/
How to clean your respirator mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/IELI/HTX5JO6E/F44IELIHTX5JO6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/IELI/HTX5JO6E/F44IELIHTX5JO6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/IELI/HTX5JO6E/F44IELIHTX5JO6E.SMALL.jpg ADintheStudio I do a lot of grinding of metal and wood in my work, and after a few days, my respirator gets pretty dusty and dirty. You should be changing cartridges regularly, but I like to clean out the entire respirator every couple weeks too.It's pretty simple as long as you remember what parts come off and w...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 12:43:48 PDT
Ping Pong ball gun from a pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Ping-Pong-ball-gun-from-a-pallet-1/
Ping Pong ball gun from a pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/UTLR/HTVMR4PZ/F5EUTLRHTVMR4PZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/UTLR/HTVMR4PZ/F5EUTLRHTVMR4PZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/UTLR/HTVMR4PZ/F5EUTLRHTVMR4PZ.SMALL.jpg dalegribble I have been in awe of some of the pallet ibles, so here is a project I've had in the works. I was wanting to impress my nephew and use a pallet.  parts and tools The pallet!!!!jigsaw, a keyhole or hand saw will do.knifedrill two screwssand paperping pong ballsclothes pinthree rubber bandsvice or ...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 06:21:58 PDT
How to Refinish a Firearm's Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Refinish-a-Firearms-Furniture/
How to Refinish a Firearm's Furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/GA1Y/HTVDZPNU/FKWGA1YHTVDZPNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/GA1Y/HTVDZPNU/FKWGA1YHTVDZPNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/GA1Y/HTVDZPNU/FKWGA1YHTVDZPNU.SMALL.jpg Segeve Hello and welcome to this page. If you are here, I assume that you have expressed an interest in refinishing the furniture of your firearm. Note; this only applies to wooden furniture, if your firearm is equipped with synthetic furniture then you are out of luck here. The stock in question is a...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:04:04 PDT
Tiny Wooden Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Wooden-Shelf/
Tiny Wooden Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/06Z7/HTUFBM5H/F9F06Z7HTUFBM5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/06Z7/HTUFBM5H/F9F06Z7HTUFBM5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/06Z7/HTUFBM5H/F9F06Z7HTUFBM5H.SMALL.jpg razic We'll cover how to make a tiny wooden shelf. I put this together at the TechShop in San Francisco. Grab Some Wood Since the shelf I'll be building is so tiny, I'll grab some wood out of the scrap pile. The dimensions don't really matter; any old plank will do. Cut To Length Cut the wood to ...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:07:21 PDT
Maker Station: The Portable Reconfigurable Work Station for all Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/Maker-Station-The-Portable-Reconfigurable-Work-Sta/
Maker Station: The Portable Reconfigurable Work Station for all Makers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/2H7J/HTRVI8KN/FB62H7JHTRVI8KN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/2H7J/HTRVI8KN/FB62H7JHTRVI8KN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/2H7J/HTRVI8KN/FB62H7JHTRVI8KN.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver When I started this project I wanted to build a work station that I could use for a variety of projects and that I could take with me when I do demonstrations.  I also wanted something that wouldn't be flimsy and something with a lot of utility in terms of usable surfaces and storage options.  After...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:10:19 PDT
What To Do With Scrap Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/What-To-Do-With-Scrap-Wood/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 09:15:09 PDT
From Scraps to Racks! How to turn seemingly useless scrap into a wall rack http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Scraps-to-Racks-How-to-turn-seemingly-useless/
From Scraps to Racks! How to turn seemingly useless scrap into a wall rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/A7ZF/HTRVHJPG/FMPA7ZFHTRVHJPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/A7ZF/HTRVHJPG/FMPA7ZFHTRVHJPG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/A7ZF/HTRVHJPG/FMPA7ZFHTRVHJPG.SMALL.jpg pequnio3 Frequently I find that my pants and other frequently used clothes end up on the floor instead back in the dresser. A wall rack is a simple room furnishing that allows me to keep my clothes off the floor but still available for quick access. A simple wall rack can be made out of strips of wood gl...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 20:11:06 PDT
The Ramen Stand- A Portable, Modular Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ramen-Stand-A-Portable-Modular-Reconfigurable-/
The Ramen Stand- A Portable, Modular Workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/IHXL/HTQN9O6Z/FR7IHXLHTQN9O6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/IHXL/HTQN9O6Z/FR7IHXLHTQN9O6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/IHXL/HTQN9O6Z/FR7IHXLHTQN9O6Z.SMALL.jpg OahuMakerspace Portable Workstations are useful for many groups of people. For campers, they're called Chuck Boxes. For the military and Ham radio folks, they're called Field Desks. We've taken to calling this one the Ramen Stand. It looks sort of like a ramen stand or hot dog cart when it's folded up.  At the ma...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 16:01:00 PDT
Big Screen Easel Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Screen-Easel-Stand/
Big Screen Easel Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/CXOD/HTQN6U84/FT7CXODHTQN6U84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/CXOD/HTQN6U84/FT7CXODHTQN6U84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/CXOD/HTQN6U84/FT7CXODHTQN6U84.SMALL.jpg YKnoTry This project was designed to hold a 40 to 50 some odd inch big screen flat TV. I made 4 of them for Wii challenge event where we wanted to set up 4 Wii machines, have some fun, then take everything back down.Here are the materials and price estimates from Home Depot March 2014. Obviously, they don'...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 08:26:21 PDT
Rolling plywood / sheet storage - Made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolling-plywood-sheet-storage/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 18:58:27 PDT
Scrap Wood Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Wood-Table/
Scrap Wood Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/NGHX/HTPUNNX2/FUDNGHXHTPUNNX2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/NGHX/HTPUNNX2/FUDNGHXHTPUNNX2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/NGHX/HTPUNNX2/FUDNGHXHTPUNNX2.SMALL.jpg bartaub Tools:JigsawSanderImpact drill Screws and nailsMaterial:I found a raft, parquet wood, drawers and some junk wood I used for the legs*please wear protective gear when using heavy equipment *remember: measure twice, cut onceSorry for my poor English Gather Wood Go dumpster diving! Making The Bas...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 12:45:05 PDT
Carving a barley twist with a circular saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Carving-a-barley-twist-with-a-circular-saw/
Carving a barley twist with a circular saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/HERF/HQ72ZQS0/F1KHERFHQ72ZQS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/HERF/HQ72ZQS0/F1KHERFHQ72ZQS0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/HERF/HQ72ZQS0/F1KHERFHQ72ZQS0.SMALL.jpg Chino22 I have been building a workshop over the summer. I thought a nice a feature would be a post with a twist carved into it. My grandad informed me that they are called barley twist. This is my first instructable so if it doesn't make any sense just post some comments and I will give some more informati...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 12:40:15 PDT
Portable Electronics Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Electronics-Workstation/
Portable Electronics Workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/8JXT/HTHKFUV0/FAQ8JXTHTHKFUV0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/8JXT/HTHKFUV0/FAQ8JXTHTHKFUV0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/8JXT/HTHKFUV0/FAQ8JXTHTHKFUV0.SMALL.jpg nickneubrand As a college student from time to time I need to solder some things. Additionally when people find out that you have tools, you become the go to guy to fix anything that breaks. So to help with this, I designed this portable workstation that allows me to take all my soldering equipment to a differen...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 22:13:24 PDT
CAF - the coffee table that moves with you http://www.instructables.com/id/CAF-the-coffee-table-that-moves-with-you/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 18:36:07 PDT
PENNY TABLE http://www.instructables.com/id/PENNY-TABLE/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 16:35:47 PDT
Pallet Shoe Rack | Shoe stand from pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Shoe-Rack-Shoe-stand-from-pallets/
Pallet Shoe Rack | Shoe stand from pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/RN05/HTNO6RGU/FHLRN05HTNO6RGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/RN05/HTNO6RGU/FHLRN05HTNO6RGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/RN05/HTNO6RGU/FHLRN05HTNO6RGU.SMALL.jpg SlavicFMJ So basically there were no way for me to store my shoes in the living room, so since I am still on "Pallet Mania" I decided to make a stand out of pallets, so here it is.To be honest with you someone else has come up with this idea, I just took it and adapted it to my needs.Enjoy! Pallet Wood Mat...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 23:54:59 PDT
Sonic Screwdriver Wand: Doctor Who meets Harry Potter http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonic-Screwdriver-Wand-Doctor-Who-meets-Harry-Pott/
Sonic Screwdriver Wand: Doctor Who meets Harry Potter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/2767/HTN3JTQF/FW22767HTN3JTQF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/2767/HTN3JTQF/FW22767HTN3JTQF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/2767/HTN3JTQF/FW22767HTN3JTQF.SMALL.jpg CabbitCastle Backgrund: About a year ago a friend of mine saw a very nice Sonic Screwdriver Wand made by Maranda Li aka Praeclarus Wands. Due to those being sold out she asked me if it would be possible for me to make her one, which is what I'll be attempting to do. Having talked to her about possible manufa...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 10:38:25 PDT
DIY pool stick and pool ball case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-pool-stick-and-pool-ball-case/
DIY pool stick and pool ball case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K0EE/HTKXVA34/FRMK0EEHTKXVA34.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K0EE/HTKXVA34/FRMK0EEHTKXVA34.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/K0EE/HTKXVA34/FRMK0EEHTKXVA34.SMALL.jpg out-of-the-box While my pool table is undergoing repairs I still like to get out and go play at the local pool hall. I can easily take my nice cue to the pool hall but what about taking the pool balls with you? I know it is a little out of the ordinary to want to take pool balls with you but you can ask any passio...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 09:30:31 PDT
Pallet Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Table-5/
Pallet Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/AGGC/HTK5NE05/FKGAGGCHTK5NE05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/AGGC/HTK5NE05/FKGAGGCHTK5NE05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/AGGC/HTK5NE05/FKGAGGCHTK5NE05.SMALL.jpg stee7 Beginning I just took 2 full pallet and attach them together in the center with 4x4 post wood Stain After attaching them together I stain it with dark brown and treated it with Thompson water seal Final Final I added 4x5 post for legs....I made 6 leg so it can be stable with the weight
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 19:23:29 PDT
Pallet Sliding Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Sliding-Door-1/
Pallet Sliding Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/WE2X/HTK5M1Z1/FZWWE2XHTK5M1Z1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/WE2X/HTK5M1Z1/FZWWE2XHTK5M1Z1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/WE2X/HTK5M1Z1/FZWWE2XHTK5M1Z1.SMALL.jpg stee7 Pallet Disassemble the pile of pallet Framing I brought 4 strip of 4x10 and nail each piece if pallet wood into it After Framing After framing I stain it with dark brown stain and install the wheeling for the track Final Install metal rail for the door to hang on
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 10:17:48 PDT
Homemade Kitchen cabinet door organizers http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Kitchen-cabinet-door-organizers/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 05:18:55 PDT
1940s Radio Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/1940s-Radio-Bar/
1940s Radio Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SMALL.jpg vugenti I will show you how to take an antique 1940s radio and turn it into a personal mini bar. This project was a lot of fun. It did take up many weekends but it was well worth the time and effort.   Gutting & Cutting First things first, you need to completely gut out the radio. Luckily all of the ...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 16:03:18 PDT
What To Do With Extra Balsa http://www.instructables.com/id/What-To-Do-With-Extra-Balsa/
What To Do With Extra Balsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/7HBD/HTIWHI3D/FRX7HBDHTIWHI3D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/7HBD/HTIWHI3D/FRX7HBDHTIWHI3D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/7HBD/HTIWHI3D/FRX7HBDHTIWHI3D.SMALL.jpg darthvadersbro You have a ton of extra balsa wood from a school project or a model exe. What do you do with it? It's just taking space and collecting dust. I'm here to help out. Good Idea Come up with a craft or a project to do. For example a model plane or a bridge are pretty fun. Balsa Wood Formats What y...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 14:45:02 PDT
Jigsaw to Scroll Saw Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Jigsaw-to-Scroll-Saw-Conversion/
Jigsaw to Scroll Saw Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/78O6/HTEUE0ZO/FWN78O6HTEUE0ZO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/78O6/HTEUE0ZO/FWN78O6HTEUE0ZO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/78O6/HTEUE0ZO/FWN78O6HTEUE0ZO.SMALL.jpg guyzo35 In the infancy of my woodshop, back around 2010, I realized that I badly needed a scroll saw, but sorely lacked the funds. Using what I had available to me at the time, I was able to create a fixture that firmly secured my Black and Decker jigsaw, essentially turning it into a functional and versa...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 17:13:43 PDT
Cyclone for your dust collector http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyclone-for-your-dust-collector/
Cyclone for your dust collector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/U61F/HTGFBNG5/F3IU61FHTGFBNG5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/U61F/HTGFBNG5/F3IU61FHTGFBNG5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/U61F/HTGFBNG5/F3IU61FHTGFBNG5.SMALL.jpg rcouture21 I needed a cyclone for my dust collector and thought this would be a great project to learn how to use Autodesk Inventor and get more time on the Shopbot.  I made this at Techshop. Create a drawing I created this drawing in Inventor.  The lower dimension of the cone is 4” and the upper dimen...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 21:23:37 PDT
How to remove a dent from wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-a-dent-from-wood/
How to remove a dent from wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/JB2N/HTFYD3ZK/FXBJB2NHTFYD3ZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/JB2N/HTFYD3ZK/FXBJB2NHTFYD3ZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/JB2N/HTFYD3ZK/FXBJB2NHTFYD3ZK.SMALL.jpg trev25 After moving some furniture, I inevitably damaged some of it by dropping a heavy tool on it. I'm going to show you the technique I used to fix it and remove the dent without using wood filler. This technique works great for wood floors and dining room tables, too. I did this at TechShop. What yo...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 12:10:40 PDT
Make A Custom Guitar With Custom Templates http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Custom-Guitar-With-Custom-Templates/
Make A Custom Guitar With Custom Templates - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/RL9F/HT7ESZMY/FORRL9FHT7ESZMY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/RL9F/HT7ESZMY/FORRL9FHT7ESZMY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/RL9F/HT7ESZMY/FORRL9FHT7ESZMY.SMALL.jpg bassman76jazz If you are just getting into building musical instruments or a professional luthier you should know that a good template is always the starting point to building a great instrument. Just like most lutiers in the past I hand cut an shaped my templates. The process is demanding and labor intensive a...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 09:26:09 PDT
Create a beautiful mirror for your sweethart http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-beautiful-mirror-for-your-sweethart/
Create a beautiful mirror for your sweethart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/BRX3/HTC68YR8/FX9BRX3HTC68YR8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/BRX3/HTC68YR8/FX9BRX3HTC68YR8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/BRX3/HTC68YR8/FX9BRX3HTC68YR8.SMALL.jpg rcouture21 I created this personalized mirror for each of my girls and My wife.  Makes a great gift. I made it at TechShop.  I also made the personalized hart jewelry/ music box also on Instructables. http://www.instructables.com/id/Hart-jewelry-music-box-for-your-sweethart/ Material 1 piece of har...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 22:03:06 PDT
iPad mini stand http://www.instructables.com/id/iPad-mini-stand/
iPad mini stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/126Z/HTD7SF1S/FLT126ZHTD7SF1S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/126Z/HTD7SF1S/FLT126ZHTD7SF1S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/126Z/HTD7SF1S/FLT126ZHTD7SF1S.SMALL.jpg wschoonderwaldt in my first instructable I will show you my iPad mini stand I dont have detailed pictures comment if you want them materials 1. wood any size as long as you're happy with it2. wooden strip as long as your iPad mini in my case 20 cm or 7.9 inches 3. sanding paper4. drill bits5. door handle (mines ...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 13:44:58 PDT
spray paint clogged ? http://www.instructables.com/id/spray-paint-clogged-/
spray paint clogged ? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/R2CZ/HT9AX9KV/FZYR2CZHT9AX9KV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/R2CZ/HT9AX9KV/FZYR2CZHT9AX9KV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/R2CZ/HT9AX9KV/FZYR2CZHT9AX9KV.SMALL.jpg csergi you need a nail ,....wait a moment don't drill the can yet, or,if you have a yellow spray you will paint all your home and yourself of yellow 1- plastic bag 2- little nail very pointed 3- low jar 1° - put the clogged spray paint into a plastic bag 2° - take the nail and with a ribbon wrap up the ...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:36:18 PDT
Balsa iPod Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Balsa-iPod-Stand/
Balsa iPod Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/849I/HTB0WSBU/F65849IHTB0WSBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/849I/HTB0WSBU/F65849IHTB0WSBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/849I/HTB0WSBU/F65849IHTB0WSBU.SMALL.jpg darthvadersbro 2 Legs Cut out two stand legs looking like these. Sanding Now you want to sand both of the legs down until they have rounded corners. Front Leg Cut out a shorter front leg like the picture and then sand it down. Make sure all the bottom angles of the legs are the same. Body Now cut a ba...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 04:34:40 PDT
Clothespin Rocking Chair: So Easy to Make http://www.instructables.com/id/Clothespin-Rocking-Chair-So-Easy-to-Make/
Clothespin Rocking Chair: So Easy to Make - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/SDQX/HT9AWVUM/FJISDQXHT9AWVUM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/SDQX/HT9AWVUM/FJISDQXHT9AWVUM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/SDQX/HT9AWVUM/FJISDQXHT9AWVUM.SMALL.jpg tofu911   Remember in grade school how teachers used to make us do craft projects as Christmas gifts? And it didn't matter how hideous it was, my mom always liked it. Well, this isn't one bit hideous and I loved this clothespin rocking chair. I have never remade this since then but I thought it didn'...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:09:55 PDT
Hart jewelry/ music box for your sweethart http://www.instructables.com/id/Hart-jewelry-music-box-for-your-sweethart/
Hart jewelry/ music box for your sweethart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/8GLO/HT7PAXAX/FET8GLOHT7PAXAX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/8GLO/HT7PAXAX/FET8GLOHT7PAXAX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/8GLO/HT7PAXAX/FET8GLOHT7PAXAX.SMALL.jpg rcouture21 I created a hart shaped jewelry for my three girls and my wife.  They loved it.  I hope you do to.  I also made a matching hand held mirror I have in another instructable.  http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-beautiful-mirror-for-your-sweethart/   I made this at TechShop. Materials I used a ...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 22:28:16 PDT
Laser Etched Business Cards I made it at techshop... http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Etched-Business-Cards/
Laser Etched Business Cards I made it at techshop... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/FJFQ/HT5YLG3E/F89FJFQHT5YLG3E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/FJFQ/HT5YLG3E/F89FJFQHT5YLG3E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/FJFQ/HT5YLG3E/F89FJFQHT5YLG3E.SMALL.jpg mmiller52 Easy to make classy Business Cards.... Place wood in the bed of the Laser Cutter Place the wood in the bed of the cutter. Import art Import the art of your choosing Vector is the best to use although not necessary. Press the Green Button Press the green button and watch the magic happen...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:17:18 PDT
Elementary mitre box http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-mitre-box/
Elementary mitre box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/HH5U/HT7P68BE/FZKHH5UHT7P68BE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/HH5U/HT7P68BE/FZKHH5UHT7P68BE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/HH5U/HT7P68BE/FZKHH5UHT7P68BE.SMALL.jpg Martin Bal├ík A mitre box is a wood working tool used to guide a hand saw to make precise and fast mitre cuts in a board. The mitrebox is lightweight and portable. It's a good tool for smaller mitring jobs. Tools and materials A miter box could hardly be simpler, consisting as it does of only three pieces – fr...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:18:47 PDT
Gas Bottle Log Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Gas-Bottle-Log-Burner-1/
Gas Bottle Log Burner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/JI1Y/HT5CT483/F3IJI1YHT5CT483.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/JI1Y/HT5CT483/F3IJI1YHT5CT483.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/JI1Y/HT5CT483/F3IJI1YHT5CT483.SMALL.jpg doddieszoomer Locate A Gas Bottle Find your self an old empty gas bottle, open the tap to let out any gas. Next fill with water to displace any gas which might be inside. Attach Hinges I marked out the door using masking tape, then mark and attach your hinges, I drilled and taped the holes and fitted 4mm m...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:02:05 PDT
Hardwood hair combs on the scroll saw - Made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Hardwood-hair-combs/
Hardwood hair combs on the scroll saw - Made at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/07J7/HT556XO8/FFB07J7HT556XO8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/07J7/HT556XO8/FFB07J7HT556XO8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/07J7/HT556XO8/FFB07J7HT556XO8.SMALL.jpg workislove In this instructable I'll show you how I made a hardwood hair pick on the scroll saw at Techshop's wood shop. I had a few reasons for wanting to make this. First, they look cool, and I've always just wanted to have one in my pocket. Second, I've heard that wood combs are supposed to be better for o...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 21:54:44 PDT
doll chair http://www.instructables.com/id/doll-chair/
doll chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/DH0D/HT3DZUVT/FQYDH0DHT3DZUVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/DH0D/HT3DZUVT/FQYDH0DHT3DZUVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/DH0D/HT3DZUVT/FQYDH0DHT3DZUVT.SMALL.jpg RubenRosseel An while ago, my sister asked me if I could make a doll chair for her daughter. I did not wanted to make a normal model, but I also did not want to give lots of money on it.  Therefore I started looking in our garage for useful materials and suddenly I found a lot of long wooden slats of 1 by 0,5 ce...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 14:27:25 PDT
Hand Turned Tea light or Eggcup http://www.instructables.com/id/Tea-light-or-Eggcup-/
Hand Turned Tea light or Eggcup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/K7T8/HT2U170Y/FUUK7T8HT2U170Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/K7T8/HT2U170Y/FUUK7T8HT2U170Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/K7T8/HT2U170Y/FUUK7T8HT2U170Y.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR We went to an outlet shopping village this weekend where I got some Yankee Tea Light candles and decided to make some bases/holders for them. The pictures above are the final outcome, I will leave it to you to decide if they are Tea-lights or Egg-cups, but I think they could serve both purposes. ...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 12:13:06 PDT
Sundial From Scrap Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Sundial-From-Scrap-Wood/
Sundial From Scrap Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/L9EP/HT36TAWH/FW7L9EPHT36TAWH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/L9EP/HT36TAWH/FW7L9EPHT36TAWH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/L9EP/HT36TAWH/FW7L9EPHT36TAWH.SMALL.jpg Constructed How to make a sundial from two pieces of wood found in a trash can Get Wood Get a sturdy piece of Plywood. I found mine in a nearby trash can Cut out a circle Cut a circle out of the wood. Mine is about 8 inches but you can make it any size you want. Glue To Stand With another pi...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 07:35:02 PDT
Narrow transformable spiral step stool from scrap wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Narrow-transformable-spiral-step-stool-from-scrap-/
Narrow transformable spiral step stool from scrap wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/JGVC/HT0R3HSR/FL4JGVCHT0R3HSR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/JGVC/HT0R3HSR/FL4JGVCHT0R3HSR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/JGVC/HT0R3HSR/FL4JGVCHT0R3HSR.SMALL.jpg dalegribble this was created for a specific purpose. I needed a narrow step stool for our bathroom. It also had to be three year old proof. making the legs I wanted this to be simple but with a twist. making the legs round seemed to be both. There are 9 that are 1 1/2" diameter by 6 1/2", 14 1/2", & 22 1/2"...
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 19:23:15 PDT
Unique Napkin Holder out of Wood! http://www.instructables.com/id/Unique-Napkin-Holder-out-of-Wood/
Unique Napkin Holder out of Wood! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/7694/HS9Y8Q8Y/FXB7694HS9Y8Q8Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/7694/HS9Y8Q8Y/FXB7694HS9Y8Q8Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/7694/HS9Y8Q8Y/FXB7694HS9Y8Q8Y.SMALL.jpg th3_jungle_inv3ntor Hey!  Me again. A few months back, it was "that time of year" again.  A few months before "that time of year", it was the time of year that I brainstorm Christmas gift ideas.  I hadn't seen my sister in a while, and I wanted something special for her - something special and unique.  I also wanted...
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 18:28:15 PDT