Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - repair http://www.instructables.com Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:37:53 PST BLOX v1.01 Fixing the Hammering Action in a Hammer Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-the-Hammering-Action-in-a-Hammer-Drill/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 04:07:31 PST
SHOP SAFETY WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU DONT HAVE SAFETY PROTOCOLS IN USE AT THE SHOP http://www.instructables.com/id/SHOP-SAFETY-WHAT-HAPPENS-WHEN-YOU-DONT-HAVE-SAFETY/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 14:48:47 PST
HOW TO RECICLE COPPER FROM TRANSFORMERS CORES http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-RECICLE-COPPER-FROM-TRANSFORMERS-CORES/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 14:41:17 PST
HOW TO RECYCLE TRANSFORMERS THE B METHOD http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-RECYCLE-TRANSFORMERS-THE-B-METHOD/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 14:41:11 PST
HOW TO REASSEMBLE A TRANSFORMER'S CORE http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-REASSEMBLE-A-TRANSFORMERS-CORE/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 14:08:10 PST
TELESCOPE REPAIR PART 2 ASSEMBLING WORKING APRTS http://www.instructables.com/id/TELESCOPE-REPAIR-PART-2-ASSEMBLING-WORKING-APRTS/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 14:08:10 PST
TELESCOPE REPAIR PART I: ANAYLISiS http://www.instructables.com/id/TELESCOPE-REPAIR-PART-I-ANAYLISiS/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 13:57:00 PST
Giving a new life to an old Cornet/Trumpet http://www.instructables.com/id/Giving-a-new-life-to-an-old-CornetTrumpet/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 01:05:02 PST
Wood Burning Stove Rope & Glass Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burning-Stove-Rope-Glass-Replacement/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 08:53:27 PST
Fireplace insert fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Fireplace-insert-fix/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 12:21:05 PST
Black And Decker Cooler Leaking-TEAR DOWN TO THE NOZZELS http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-And-Decker-Cooler-Leaking-TEAR-DOWN-TO-THE-N/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 02:22:39 PST
Reseal A Glass Tank Aquarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Reseal-A-Glass-Tank-Aquarium/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 13:41:37 PST
Improvised Bike Hub Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Improvised-Bike-Hub-Repair/
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 16:16:22 PST
CA Cement http://www.instructables.com/id/CA-Cement/
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 08:10:59 PST
Broken Gear Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Broken-Gear-Repair/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 09:27:54 PST
Premier Wonder Grinder Repair - Belts and Gears http://www.instructables.com/id/Premier-Wonder-Grinder-Repair-Belts-and-Gears/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 23:19:49 PST
Save Deteriorating Formica http://www.instructables.com/id/Save-Deteriorating-Formica/
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 20:53:11 PST
EZ Handle replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/EZ-Handle-replacement/
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 18:05:48 PST
How to cheaply replace worn insole and make it last http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cheaply-replace-worn-insole-and-make-it-las/
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:10:35 PST
Give your old cloth iron a new life http://www.instructables.com/id/Give-your-old-cloth-iron-a-new-life/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:22:16 PST
Repurposed hammer into wooden mallet. http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-hammer-into-wooden-mallet/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:42:35 PST
Dog proofing a gate electric motor. http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-proofing-a-gate-electric-motor/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 05:46:18 PST
How to rehandle ceramic knives http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-rehandle-ceramic-knives/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:32:35 PST
Easy/Cheap Book Binding Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/EasyCheap-Book-Binding-Repair/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 06:32:11 PST
Magnetic Clasp Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Clasp-Repair/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 10:21:59 PST
Wood vise quick release fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-vice-quick-release-fix/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 08:33:51 PST
make a points push rod http://www.instructables.com/id/make-a-points-push-rod/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 00:57:48 PST
Restoring an old safe http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-an-old-safe/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 00:01:33 PST
Test and Repair a clothes dryer switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Test-and-Repair-a-clothes-dryer-switch/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 22:00:38 PST
Desklamp repair with oogoo and Epoxy Glue http://www.instructables.com/id/Desklamp-repair-with-oogoo-and-Epoxy-Glue/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 08:02:49 PST
Repair a broken TV Remote battery cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-broken-TV-Remote-battery-cover/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 06:52:34 PST
Bike CO2 pump repair with oogoo http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-CO2-pump-repair-with-oogoo/
Bike CO2 pump repair with oogoo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/SXXI/I4YTR3W4/FU9SXXII4YTR3W4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/SXXI/I4YTR3W4/FU9SXXII4YTR3W4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/SXXI/I4YTR3W4/FU9SXXII4YTR3W4.SMALL.jpg jcartaxo Hello you all!!! this is my first instructable!! hope you enjoy it.After finding out about the amazing world of Oogoo, I've decided to repair my bike CO2 pump. This pump has taken a dive to the floor and broke a plastic piece that was responsible for holding the valve type (schredder or presta) rubb...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 06:25:44 PST
Fixing jammed snowblower auger http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-jammed-snowblower-auger/
Fixing jammed snowblower auger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/DJ20/I4VQIZAW/FWXDJ20I4VQIZAW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/DJ20/I4VQIZAW/FWXDJ20I4VQIZAW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/DJ20/I4VQIZAW/FWXDJ20I4VQIZAW.SMALL.jpg nlinventor I was clearing snow from the driveway next door with everything going smoothly until I ran over a heavy garbage net that was hidden under the snow. (Nets are commonly used here to protect bags of garbage from crows and gulls). Heard a fairly loud muffled bang and no more snow coming out of the chute...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 08:02:34 PST
2 Good Shoes From 4 Worn Ones http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Good-Pair-Of-Shoes-From-2-Old-Pairs/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:55:43 PST
Mossberg 702 trigger job http://www.instructables.com/id/Mossberg-702-trigger-job/
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By: Delaney

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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 09:18:37 PST
The Invisible Magic Sword Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Invisible-Magic-Sword-Sheath/
The Invisible Magic Sword Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/Z7RL/I4SCSK2T/FLIZ7RLI4SCSK2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/Z7RL/I4SCSK2T/FLIZ7RLI4SCSK2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/Z7RL/I4SCSK2T/FLIZ7RLI4SCSK2T.SMALL.jpg smithy101 Have you ever watched an anime or played a game where the character is a swordsman who somehow pulls a sword longer than their arm from a sheath on their back?I have and it's down right annoying haha so I thought I'd do away with the sheath altogether partly because my dogs have decided that my old ...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 08:55:35 PST
Fixing a caravan/bike cylinder lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-caravanbike-cylinder-lock/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 05:47:50 PST
Loose/Lost Tap Handles? http://www.instructables.com/id/LooseLost-Tap-Handles/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 04:50:16 PST
DZ300A Vacuum Sealer Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/DZ300A-Vacuum-Sealer-Repair/
DZ300A Vacuum Sealer Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/HN9M/I4SCMGVB/FFFHN9MI4SCMGVB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/HN9M/I4SCMGVB/FFFHN9MI4SCMGVB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/HN9M/I4SCMGVB/FFFHN9MI4SCMGVB.SMALL.jpg jeffr The DZ300A Vacuum Sealer is a household vacuum sealer which can be used with any type of plastic bag. Over time the vacuum sealer looses suction. Here is how to repair the unit. Remove screws With the unit unplugged from the wall, remove the 7 screws from the bottom of the unit with a phillips h...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 00:49:36 PST
repair leak on a budget http://www.instructables.com/id/repair-leak-on-a-budget/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 07:33:34 PST
Quick fix (workaround) Ford Fusion AC evap. sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-fix-workaround-Ford-Fusion-AC-evap-sensor/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 07:23:23 PST
Unconventional repairs with bondo and super glue. http://www.instructables.com/id/Unconventional-repairs-with-bondo-and-super-glue/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 14:21:40 PST
Repair a broken cupboard catch http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-broken-cupboard-catch/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 06:16:55 PST
Quadcopter repair - motor replace http://www.instructables.com/id/Quadcopter-repair-motor-replace/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 09:47:47 PST
Repairing Typewriter Feed Rollers http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-Typewriter-Feed-Rollers/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 08:32:52 PST
How to fix a Loose door nob http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-Loose-door-nob/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 15:09:26 PST
eletric hand drill clutch fix http://www.instructables.com/id/eletric-hand-drill-clutch-fix/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:59:49 PST
Remove engine from 2002 ez-go http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-engine-from-2002-ez-go/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 17:17:34 PST
what's in a pull cord switch http://www.instructables.com/id/whats-in-a-pull-cord-switch/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:13:16 PST
club car driven clutch removal http://www.instructables.com/id/club-car-driven-clutch-removal/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 10:57:03 PST