Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - repair http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Apr 2016 02:29:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Repair a Hose Nozzle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-a-Hose-Nozzle/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:53:53 PDT
Adhesive Tape Zoo http://www.instructables.com/id/Adhesive-Tape-Zoo/
Adhesive Tape Zoo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/MJ72/IN362ZWM/FLQMJ72IN362ZWM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/MJ72/IN362ZWM/FLQMJ72IN362ZWM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/MJ72/IN362ZWM/FLQMJ72IN362ZWM.SMALL.jpg taloskriti Adhesive tapes are an integral part of our lives nowadays. Every now and then we all use some. For any purpose you can think of, there probably is a corresponding tape because there is a plethora of different kinds of adhesive tape on the market. Some are well known to the general public, some not s...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:53:41 PDT
How to Repair a Microwave Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-a-Microwave-Oven/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 13:45:24 PDT
Restoring an Electric Drill With RC Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-an-Electric-Drill-With-RC-Battery/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 05:54:19 PDT
New Life for a Old Fan Found in Trash http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Life-for-a-Old-Fan-Found-in-Trash/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:47:28 PDT
Troubleshooting an iced up Fridge Freezer. http://www.instructables.com/id/Troubleshooting-an-Iced-Up-Fridge-Freezer/
Troubleshooting an iced up Fridge Freezer. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/1RJD/IN7GKIX0/FMA1RJDIN7GKIX0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/1RJD/IN7GKIX0/FMA1RJDIN7GKIX0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/1RJD/IN7GKIX0/FMA1RJDIN7GKIX0.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My fridge recently stopped keeping the bottom section cold and there was zero airflow from the vents. Topside in the freezer there was ice build up which is a bad sign in my auto-defrost fridge. I have this fridge for 11 years and I want to keep it a couple more years to come so I went about finding...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 12:18:45 PDT
A Storage Pouch for My Cooler. http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Storage-Pouch-for-My-Cooler/
A Storage Pouch for My Cooler. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/R2W5/IN4VW62O/FM0R2W5IN4VW62O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/R2W5/IN4VW62O/FM0R2W5IN4VW62O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/R2W5/IN4VW62O/FM0R2W5IN4VW62O.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is how I made an external pouch for my Peltier cooler. Cleaning the surfaces. Using Rubbing alcohol I cleaned the surfaces of the old zipper pouch and the cooler. Sticking the pouch. Using evostik applied onto the cleaned surfaces and waited for it to be dry to touch. Next I position...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 19:31:01 PDT
Fixing a clothes dryer. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-Clothes-Dryer/
Fixing a clothes dryer. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/T9BP/IN4VXTCR/F3AT9BPIN4VXTCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/T9BP/IN4VXTCR/F3AT9BPIN4VXTCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/T9BP/IN4VXTCR/F3AT9BPIN4VXTCR.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby This dryer recently began to produce only warm air in the drying chamber. The filters were cleaned and the supply voltage is good. Time to check the insides to see what could be wrong. Opening up! Using a appropriate sockets and a driver I took off the back panel. Investigation. Checking t...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 19:14:47 PDT
Motor Fan Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Fan-Setup/
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 18:59:58 PDT
Bicycle Headset Cup Removal Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Headset-Cup-Removal-Tool-1/
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 16:21:29 PDT
Fix a key in 1 minute http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-Key-in-1-Minute/
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 13:33:13 PDT
Fixing a refrigerant leak. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-Refrigernt-Leak/
Fixing a refrigerant leak. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/WDUT/IMRYSQHK/FH2WDUTIMRYSQHK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/WDUT/IMRYSQHK/FH2WDUTIMRYSQHK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/WDUT/IMRYSQHK/FH2WDUTIMRYSQHK.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Ok, I recently made a repair on a broken refrigent line as detailed here:http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-Broken-Refrigerant-Line/It was my very first attempt and I surprised myself in that it worked perfectly good and I learned so much in that exercise. I greatly prefer low temperature s...
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 08:01:24 PDT
Wheelbarrow Made From Plastic Barrel. http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheelbarrow-Made-From-Plastic-Barrel/
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 14:02:15 PDT
Cleaning and fixing Samsung CLP-360 Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-and-Fixing-Samsung-CLP-360-Printer/
Cleaning and fixing Samsung CLP-360 Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/AHRS/IMNOK9HM/F63AHRSIMNOK9HM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/AHRS/IMNOK9HM/F63AHRSIMNOK9HM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/AHRS/IMNOK9HM/F63AHRSIMNOK9HM.SMALL.jpg SugarCluster This is my first 'able, so constructive comments are advised.Don't you just hate it when there's whole bunch of horribly smeared color stripe on the print and changing the cartridge only seems to make your wallet go flat?Well, don't worry! Here's the solution for that.Prepare these items first:Lint-...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 07:09:51 PDT
This Tv Starting Acting Up http://www.instructables.com/id/This-Tv-Starting-Acting-Up/
This Tv Starting Acting Up - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/J3Z1/IMK62XNE/FEFJ3Z1IMK62XNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/J3Z1/IMK62XNE/FEFJ3Z1IMK62XNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/J3Z1/IMK62XNE/FEFJ3Z1IMK62XNE.SMALL.jpg Pmactoob the tv started to take forever to turn on. I kept getting a red light instead of green. how to fix a mitsubihi tv maybe lol if you get a red light this might be the problem. so to start unplug the tv press the power button a few times to drain the rest of the power that may be stored. Fi...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 07:53:40 PDT
Holmatro Cleaning and Inspection on the Cutters Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Holmatro-Cleaning-and-Inspection-on-the-Cutters-To/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 07:12:23 PDT
Low cost diy refrigerant valve cap. http://www.instructables.com/id/Lost-Cost-Diy-Refrigerant-Valve-Cap/
Low cost diy refrigerant valve cap. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/KGWD/IMGLL98Y/F8XKGWDIMGLL98Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/KGWD/IMGLL98Y/F8XKGWDIMGLL98Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/KGWD/IMGLL98Y/F8XKGWDIMGLL98Y.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is a low cost and robust way to make an air tight cap for any refrigerant valve. I didn't have a blanking cap so of course I made my own. All you need is a appropriate sized flare nut. The tools. A propane torch and electronics solder. A high wattage soldering iron can also work. Making...
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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 09:55:20 PDT
Repairing a Broken Refrigerant Line. http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-Broken-Refrigerant-Line/
Repairing a Broken Refrigerant Line. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/LDOM/IMDZEANO/FUULDOMIMDZEANO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/LDOM/IMDZEANO/FUULDOMIMDZEANO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/LDOM/IMDZEANO/FUULDOMIMDZEANO.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I have this spare ice maker that I gutted out to use the compressor as a diy chiller. Last night when I was carefully bending the copper tubing, one of them broke. Bummer! So much for copper. I didn't want to throw away a perfectly good compressor so with some spare parts lying around I went about r...
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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 08:03:44 PDT
Engineering Putty: Microwavable Instamorph/Shapelock/Polymorph (PCL) http://www.instructables.com/id/Engineering-Putty-Microwavable-InstamorphShapelock/
Engineering Putty: Microwavable Instamorph/Shapelock/Polymorph (PCL) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/IP83/IMDZ671Z/FFDIP83IMDZ671Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/IP83/IMDZ671Z/FFDIP83IMDZ671Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/IP83/IMDZ671Z/FFDIP83IMDZ671Z.SMALL.jpg andreasbastian Instamorph, Shapelock, and Polymorph are all brand names for pelletized PCL (polycaprolactone), a relatively tough, non-toxic polymer with a melting temperature around 60C. PCL is easily worked by hand when molten and can be shaped into a variety of useful objects, used to repair broken parts, or c...
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 23:24:33 PDT
Restore your turntable dust cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-Your-Turntable-Dust-Cover/
Restore your turntable dust cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/24CK/IMDZ65D4/FDO24CKIMDZ65D4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/24CK/IMDZ65D4/FDO24CKIMDZ65D4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/24CK/IMDZ65D4/FDO24CKIMDZ65D4.SMALL.jpg hermanwahsletn The dust cover on my 20 year turntable looked horrible. I could hardly see through the acrylic cover. I took a chance to polish it with a Scratch Remover that I actually bought for the car. It worked fine. You can polish several time until you are happy.
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 23:02:57 PDT
How to Refinish a Dresser (gray Stain) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Refinish-a-Dresser-gray-Stain/
How to Refinish a Dresser (gray Stain) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/37XL/IMDZ5DIB/F7337XLIMDZ5DIB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/37XL/IMDZ5DIB/F7337XLIMDZ5DIB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/37XL/IMDZ5DIB/F7337XLIMDZ5DIB.SMALL.jpg njenkins10 We had a 35 year old maple dresser that we were going to take to the dump but instead we decided to refinish it. To go along with the theme of the room I wanted the dresser to have a worn beachy look with kind of an elegant style. Materials All I used in the project were a couple different hand g...
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 19:16:43 PDT
How to Instal a Metal Roof http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Instal-a-Metal-Roof/
How to Instal a Metal Roof - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/Q8CY/IMAVQULD/FARQ8CYIMAVQULD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/Q8CY/IMAVQULD/FARQ8CYIMAVQULD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/Q8CY/IMAVQULD/FARQ8CYIMAVQULD.SMALL.jpg Pmactoob metal roofs are easier to install than you think. measure your roof get the metal and this will help tools I used Battery drill saw marker tinsnips left and right large square one weekend Add strips to the roof add strips to the roof I used 1x3 furing strips. This levels the roof and provid...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 02:58:40 PDT
Restore an Old Garden Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-an-Old-Garden-Bench/
Restore an Old Garden Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/CS2X/IM80UDXY/F4YCS2XIM80UDXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/CS2X/IM80UDXY/F4YCS2XIM80UDXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/CS2X/IM80UDXY/F4YCS2XIM80UDXY.SMALL.jpg 7 Mile Makery Nice looking garden benches, either new or restored, can be quite pricey at home & garden centers. Old garden benches in poor condition are easy to find at garage sales or online auctions such as ebay. Fixing or restoring an old garden bench is quite satisfying job that does not require any special ...
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 07:11:49 PDT
Leaky Towel Radiator Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Leaky-Towel-Radiator-Fix/
Leaky Towel Radiator Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/O0XE/ILV81GV6/FHAO0XEILV81GV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/O0XE/ILV81GV6/FHAO0XEILV81GV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/O0XE/ILV81GV6/FHAO0XEILV81GV6.SMALL.jpg taloskriti The towel radiator in my bathroom begun leaking rusty water staining the towels and creating a mess. In this instructable I present to you how I fixed it. Materials and tools For this fix I used :a wire brusha sharp knifea pair of latex glovessome epoxy repair puttyglossy paint for rusty metals (...
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 07:07:49 PDT
Cookie Jar Lid Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Cookie-Jar-Lid-Fix/
Cookie Jar Lid Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/4X87/ILV7YJTX/FUM4X87ILV7YJTX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/4X87/ILV7YJTX/FUM4X87ILV7YJTX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/4X87/ILV7YJTX/FUM4X87ILV7YJTX.SMALL.jpg taloskriti I have two cookie jars in my kitchen. They both had a white plastic washer to secure their lid. But in one jar this washer progressively shrunk, snapped and fell off. Now its cookies get spoiled by humidity in the air. Rubber seal I was sick of spoiled cookies and decided to fix this. The materia...
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 14:41:12 PDT
Freezer Gasket Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Freezer-Gasket-Fix/
Freezer Gasket Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/ALS6/ILV7YCHU/F3VALS6ILV7YCHU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/ALS6/ILV7YCHU/F3VALS6ILV7YCHU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/ALS6/ILV7YCHU/F3VALS6ILV7YCHU.SMALL.jpg taloskriti The gasket that seals the door of my freezer failed to keep the cold inside the freezing chamber. The result was poor freezing, frequent ice crystals formation near the door and wasted electricity.Investigating the problem I discovered that the gasket had flattened at some places and wasn't flexible...
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 13:46:27 PDT
Vacuum Sealer Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Sealer-Hack/
Vacuum Sealer Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/QQTD/ILSS2MG9/FXYQQTDILSS2MG9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/QQTD/ILSS2MG9/FXYQQTDILSS2MG9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/QQTD/ILSS2MG9/FXYQQTDILSS2MG9.SMALL.jpg taloskriti Last year I purchased online a vacuum sealer in order to freeze vegetables in compact form. This device works by sucking all the air out (well, most of it!) of the plastic bag and then seals the edges by applying heat through a heated wire which melts the plastic. The source of the problem In my ...
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 10:25:14 PDT
Earmuffs Insulation Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Earmuffs-Insulation-Upgrade/
Earmuffs Insulation Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/IZ2M/ILTQH9R9/FJMIZ2MILTQH9R9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/IZ2M/ILTQH9R9/FJMIZ2MILTQH9R9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/IZ2M/ILTQH9R9/FJMIZ2MILTQH9R9.SMALL.jpg taloskriti I am the "proud" owner of these cheap earmuffs. I was thinking the other day what could I do to enhance their performance. Their materials are really cheap and flimsy, to bring down the production cost. They were bought for 2.5 Euros. I mainly use them at the workshop when cutting and grinding or at...
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 08:46:17 PDT
How to Replace Broken LCD Screen on Samsung Galaxy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-Broken-LCD-Screen-on-Samsung-Galaxy/
How to Replace Broken LCD Screen on Samsung Galaxy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/XQQG/ILTQGM27/FQEXQQGILTQGM27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/XQQG/ILTQGM27/FQEXQQGILTQGM27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/XQQG/ILTQGM27/FQEXQQGILTQGM27.SMALL.jpg curiosity entertainment and diy Hey guys,Welcome to Curiosity entertainment and DIY.In this video I will show you how to replace a broken LCD screen on your Samsung smartphone.Enjoy!
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 02:37:38 PDT
Sewing Kit Case Hinge Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-Kit-Case-Hinge-Fix/
Sewing Kit Case Hinge Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/ZC9D/ILTQFK42/FPAZC9DILTQFK42.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/ZC9D/ILTQFK42/FPAZC9DILTQFK42.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/ZC9D/ILTQFK42/FPAZC9DILTQFK42.SMALL.jpg taloskriti My mother keeps all her sewing stuff in a plastic case with a transparent lid with hinges. Two of these hinges broke and the whole thing was dysfunctional, so I took up the task of restoring back some functionality. She really loves her green case. If you have a similar broken case here's an easy wa...
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 19:38:29 PDT
Push Up Handle Grip Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Push-Up-Handle-Grip-Fix/
Push Up Handle Grip Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/NKL4/ILTQFK2S/F5NNKL4ILTQFK2S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/NKL4/ILTQFK2S/F5NNKL4ILTQFK2S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/NKL4/ILTQFK2S/F5NNKL4ILTQFK2S.SMALL.jpg taloskriti In this instructable I will show you how I repaired my push up handle. The piece of foam in one of the handles shrunk with time and fell apart. I cut some self-adhesive Armaflex tape that I had in my inventory and wrapped it around. Armaflex tape is the same material used in copper pipe insulation b...
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 19:35:02 PDT
Folding Bike - How to convert folding pedal bearing from Cup and Cone to Sealed Bearings in Easy and Cheap Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Bike-Pedal-Conversion-From-Cup-and-Cone-to/
Folding Bike - How to convert folding pedal bearing from Cup and Cone to Sealed Bearings in Easy and Cheap Steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/V5HP/ILPI8CDV/F4CV5HPILPI8CDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/V5HP/ILPI8CDV/F4CV5HPILPI8CDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/V5HP/ILPI8CDV/F4CV5HPILPI8CDV.SMALL.jpg aragaop This is my second instructable.This is a simple step-by-step for a pedals conversion in general, from cup and cone to sealed bearings.Thos have beem made mostly for the chalenge to make, but it turns in a very good solution with results on a long term harsh conditions.Materials needed:-Cup and cone ...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 08:34:19 PDT
Cleaning Out a ADI Vacuum Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-Out-a-ADI-Vacuum-Pump/
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 13:29:27 PST
How to Fix Broken China, Pottery or Porcelain http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Broken-China-Pottery-or-Porcelain/
How to Fix Broken China, Pottery or Porcelain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/O1OI/ILFFZ0KN/FL2O1OIILFFZ0KN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/O1OI/ILFFZ0KN/FL2O1OIILFFZ0KN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/O1OI/ILFFZ0KN/FL2O1OIILFFZ0KN.SMALL.jpg lackne It happens to the best: One wrong move and grandmom's valuable china is not so valuable anymore.Sifting through tons of instructables I found many useful methods and adopted them to this special case: Using bees wax to hold the fragments in placeUsing two-component adhesive to glue the parts togethe...
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Sat, 5 Mar 2016 19:52:11 PST
Miele W3203 washing machine shock absorber replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Miele-W3203-Washing-Machine-Shock-Absorber-Replace/
Miele W3203 washing machine shock absorber replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/LW7V/IL8ET0K2/F3BLW7VIL8ET0K2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/LW7V/IL8ET0K2/F3BLW7VIL8ET0K2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/LW7V/IL8ET0K2/F3BLW7VIL8ET0K2.SMALL.jpg Astakos94 Our 10+ year old Miele W3203 had never needed any attention but was starting to vibrate and get noisy when on the spin cycles. The wash cycle was as quiet as ever so I decided that new shock absorbers would be a good idea. After trawling the net I couldn't find any guide to how to do it on this ma...
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 12:12:04 PST
Restore an axe! http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-an-Axe/
Restore an axe! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/U01P/IL6XHS6Z/FMGU01PIL6XHS6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/U01P/IL6XHS6Z/FMGU01PIL6XHS6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/U01P/IL6XHS6Z/FMGU01PIL6XHS6Z.SMALL.jpg d3ath101 I made my axe better, restored if you will... Here you go! The gig. So, I have this axe.... so noone ever.It is beat, it is old, it is rustyish. I do not even know what the handle was made of...But I decided it needed to be restored. Well, made a littler better, fixed, look cool. To me atleast.So...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 20:21:11 PST
Superglue Hack! http://www.instructables.com/id/Superglue-Hack/
Superglue Hack! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/M49B/IL5I3CFK/F23M49BIL5I3CFK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/M49B/IL5I3CFK/F23M49BIL5I3CFK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/M49B/IL5I3CFK/F23M49BIL5I3CFK.SMALL.jpg Lextone This is one of my favorite maker hacks. Learned this as a kid making models. What you need Mixing superglue and baking soda creates an opaque, hard, drillable, sandable filler. It also sets up and hardens almost immediately, so you need to plan ahead and work fast.You need:SuperglueBaking sodaBru...
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 19:43:54 PST
Silicone Tape Charger Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Silicone-Tape-Charger-Fix/
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 08:25:13 PST
Fixing a Punctured Bike Tire http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-Punctured-Bike-Tire/
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 20:16:26 PST
Refinishing/reupholstering a hand tied spring rocking chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Refinishingreupholstering-a-Hand-Tied-Spring-Rocki/
Refinishing/reupholstering a hand tied spring rocking chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/5RES/IKYCUQB4/FKW5RESIKYCUQB4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/5RES/IKYCUQB4/FKW5RESIKYCUQB4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/5RES/IKYCUQB4/FKW5RESIKYCUQB4.SMALL.jpg Marbie25 Let me preface this entire thing with:I have never, ever refinished or reupholstered anything.There, I said it. Now let's move on.I eyed a dingy, lumpy-seated rocking chair at my local Goodwill store. You see, my brother just moved up my way to do his post-doc and is looking for some furniture. He s...
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 17:26:43 PST
Refurbished Shoe Shine Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbished-Shoe-Shine-Box/
Refurbished Shoe Shine Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/YZAJ/IKYCU4FU/FNMYZAJIKYCU4FU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/YZAJ/IKYCU4FU/FNMYZAJIKYCU4FU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/YZAJ/IKYCU4FU/FNMYZAJIKYCU4FU.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Refurbish an old shoe shine box to keep all of your shoe maintenance supplies on one spot. The Box Find an old shoe shine box in disrepair. Disassemble Disassemble and remove hardware. Glue Glue cracks and broken pieces. Sand Use a sander to quickly remove the finish. Hand Sand Qu...
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 16:13:47 PST
How to Fix the Cruse Control on a Discovery TDI http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-the-Cruse-Control-on-a-Discovery-TDI/
How to Fix the Cruse Control on a Discovery TDI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/99WI/IKU992KI/FRS99WIIKU992KI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/99WI/IKU992KI/FRS99WIIKU992KI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/99WI/IKU992KI/FRS99WIIKU992KI.SMALL.jpg Homehaks In this instructable I am showing you how to Fix the most common problem with all cruse controls. Pop the bonnet Locate the Bonnet pull in this example in the passenger's foot space Then go and prop up the bonnet as shown above Locate your pipes Their should be a set of vacuum pipes in the eng...
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 23:09:17 PST
Electrolysis Bucket http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrolysis-Bucket/
Electrolysis Bucket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/REXJ/IKWXDYMG/F53REXJIKWXDYMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/REXJ/IKWXDYMG/F53REXJIKWXDYMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/REXJ/IKWXDYMG/F53REXJIKWXDYMG.SMALL.jpg djpolymath This is a method of rust removal that is effortless and effective.Warning: Do not do this inside. Hydrogen gas is produced and can ignite in enclosed spaces. Remove flames, cigarettes, etc. from the area. Use gloves and avoid touching the electrodes. Measure Find a 5 gallon bucket and measure t...
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 15:25:18 PST
Change Shimano Bottom Bracket Bearing on Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-Shimano-Bottom-Bracket-Bearing-on-Bicycle/
Change Shimano Bottom Bracket Bearing on Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/Y8OL/IKSN44GV/FGQY8OLIKSN44GV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/Y8OL/IKSN44GV/FGQY8OLIKSN44GV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/Y8OL/IKSN44GV/FGQY8OLIKSN44GV.SMALL.jpg ColemanSamuel I have inserted a mini video to demonstrate what I am changing and clear symptoms of its need. Supplies I am using a 68/72mm Shimano Bottom Bracket Bearing SM-BB52You will need:Your new bearing (SM-BB52)a 5mm Hex wrenchHammer (and small Block of wood)Bottom Bracket Tool (Park Tool # BBT-9)A rag o...
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 00:18:31 PST
How to Repair Squeaky Ceiling Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Squeaky-Ceiling-Fan/
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 02:34:23 PST
Removing rust http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-Rust/
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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 18:09:15 PST
3 Steps to Clean Rust http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Steps-to-Clean-Rust/
3 Steps to Clean Rust - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/EBJS/IKJ8M4FN/FFLEBJSIKJ8M4FN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/EBJS/IKJ8M4FN/FFLEBJSIKJ8M4FN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/EBJS/IKJ8M4FN/FFLEBJSIKJ8M4FN.SMALL.jpg AnsoGroup Ever thinking about any uses of Coca Cola except drinking?Well, it can be used in other ways to make our job easier. What we need - Coca Cola- paper towel or cotton rags - wire brush Prepare surface - in case you have a rusted bolt and nut you cannot open, first you have to remove extra amount...
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 20:14:34 PST
10 minute Plastic Repair Kit ~ McGyver Style http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Minute-Plastic-Repair-Kit-McGyver-Style/
10 minute Plastic Repair Kit ~ McGyver Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/RCWS/IKMVDUSL/FJ5RCWSIKMVDUSL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/RCWS/IKMVDUSL/FJ5RCWSIKMVDUSL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/RCWS/IKMVDUSL/FJ5RCWSIKMVDUSL.SMALL.jpg McGuyver_09 In this Instructable I will show you how to make repairs on plastic that can last years for less than $2.00 ! Materials : Your broken plastic item. Tube of Super Glue ( I used the liquid formula from the Dollar Store ) Q-Tips ( or generic cotton swab, Dollar Store again ! ) 80 ~ 100 grit s...
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 09:23:23 PST
Fix Your Bluetooth Headset Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Your-Bluetooth-Headset-Clip/
Fix Your Bluetooth Headset Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/W4DT/IKK0BNZ2/FE5W4DTIKK0BNZ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/W4DT/IKK0BNZ2/FE5W4DTIKK0BNZ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/W4DT/IKK0BNZ2/FE5W4DTIKK0BNZ2.SMALL.jpg ajoshi24 This is the most common occurring catastrophe with a bluetooth headset..BROKEN CLIP!!!!It literal freaks out how cheap the clips are made even of most expensive headsets..Here is the simple fix requiring no pains and no money(paper clips are lying in every drawer of offices) Things required:- 1)...
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 07:32:11 PST
Antique Fire Helmet Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Antique-Fire-Helmet-Restoration/
Antique Fire Helmet Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/ZNY4/IKJ8ADVD/FIFZNY4IKJ8ADVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/ZNY4/IKJ8ADVD/FIFZNY4IKJ8ADVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/ZNY4/IKJ8ADVD/FIFZNY4IKJ8ADVD.SMALL.jpg DavidH337 Restore a vintage fire helmet to its original glory. For this, my first ever restoration project, I used a pre-1947 Cairns & Bros Senator (Aluminum) fire helmet. This relatively easy project uses tools and techniques that can be applied to other projects.Overview: Tools and Materials Find a helme...
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:16:23 PST