Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - reuse - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:51:02 PDT BLOX v1.01 Turn Old Pop Cans Into Cups http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Old-Pop-Cans-Into-Cups/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:41:00 PDT
Let's turn a vintage camera into a decorative web cam and light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-turn-a-vintage-camera-into-a-decorative-web-c/
Let's turn a vintage camera into a decorative web cam and light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/20ZY/HY7T4L0V/F3K20ZYHY7T4L0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/20ZY/HY7T4L0V/F3K20ZYHY7T4L0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/20ZY/HY7T4L0V/F3K20ZYHY7T4L0V.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens I was at my father's house recently and he had a box of stuff that he had cleaned out of his garage. Knowing that I'm a sucker for junk, he offered it to me as my wife shot him dirty looks. There was a couple of old Sony three way speakers with crossovers, an old cast aluminum ice bucket, a collecti...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 01:01:18 PDT
Upcycled Sofa Foot Box (with Bonus Marquetry) http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Sofa-Foot-Box-with-Bonus-Marquetry/
Upcycled Sofa Foot Box (with Bonus Marquetry) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/UQ93/HY7SY30K/FL9UQ93HY7SY30K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/UQ93/HY7SY30K/FL9UQ93HY7SY30K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/UQ93/HY7SY30K/FL9UQ93HY7SY30K.SMALL.jpg ohhmyhead This is another project inspired by the Instructables/Dremel July Build Night at Crashspace LA. If you live in a densely-populated, urban environment like I do, you may be familiar with the wealth of "dumpster diving" opportunities. I'm moderately picky (for one thing, I don't actually venture into...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 01:18:37 PDT
Reforming Soap Scraps http://www.instructables.com/id/Reforming-Soap-Scraps/
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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 09:59:18 PDT
How To Make Slate Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Collapsable-Pallete-Coffee-Table-Easily-S/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:24:09 PDT
Electronic automated hidden stash built into table (easy and dirt cheap) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-automated-hidden-stash-built-into-table/
Electronic automated hidden stash built into table (easy and dirt cheap) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/E3D4/H11WJEW3/FNXE3D4H11WJEW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/E3D4/H11WJEW3/FNXE3D4H11WJEW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/E3D4/H11WJEW3/FNXE3D4H11WJEW3.SMALL.jpg thegoodhen Hi guys! So I was playing deus ex 1 and 3 and all the hidden stashes behind the TVs and pictures and under floors gave me an idea! I'll make myself something similar-how about a place to store my pens that slides up from my desk on press of a single button? So... Yeah, so I made it. I gotta admit th...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 07:35:59 PDT
Sunscreen Bottle Flask http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunscreen-Bottle-Flask/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:27:22 PDT
Backyard Campfire = THE BACKFIRE http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Campfire-THE-BACKFIRE/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:06:51 PDT
Turn a broken laptop screen into a portable light table for drawing http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-broken-laptop-screen-into-a-portable-light-/
Turn a broken laptop screen into a portable light table for drawing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/LH6L/HXG6QLRX/F0CLH6LHXG6QLRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/LH6L/HXG6QLRX/F0CLH6LHXG6QLRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/LH6L/HXG6QLRX/F0CLH6LHXG6QLRX.SMALL.jpg Vitim A friend donated me this old laptop, which had a broken LCD. The laptop was old but it worked just fine. I had no intention to spend money to get it repaired, it just would not worth the money. Instead I just removed the screen from the body of the laptop and used the laptop as a HTPC connected to a...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 20:26:25 PDT
IKEA Hack: Solar Powered Bike Light http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Hack-Solar-Powered-Bike-Light/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:07:17 PDT
Retro Russian TV Digital Photo Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Russian-TV-Digital-Photo-Frame/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 06:11:05 PDT
Google Voice Search-O-Matic http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Voice-Search-O-Matic/
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:54:26 PDT
Biohazard toilet warning http://www.instructables.com/id/Biohazard-toilet-warning/
Biohazard toilet warning - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/7TWQ/HWUJYB5H/FH27TWQHWUJYB5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/7TWQ/HWUJYB5H/FH27TWQHWUJYB5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/7TWQ/HWUJYB5H/FH27TWQHWUJYB5H.SMALL.jpg kenyer We all know the problem when you've been to the toilet for some big business. While washing your hands you think: 'just air-freshner is not enough! There should be a way to warn innocent visitors to stay away from this place for a little while.'This biohazard warning is the solution for this global ...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:07:45 PDT
Reusable Wedding Invitations http://www.instructables.com/id/Reusable-Wedding-Invitations/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:19:59 PDT
Turn Any Computer Keyboard Into a Midi Keytar http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Any-Computer-Keyboard-Into-A-Midi-Key-tar/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 21:37:11 PDT
Making your own charcoal (a.k.a. lump charcoal) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-your-own-charcoal-aka-lump-charcoal/
Making your own charcoal (a.k.a. lump charcoal) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/0S5R/GBB7H4HF/FWO0S5RGBB7H4HF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/0S5R/GBB7H4HF/FWO0S5RGBB7H4HF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/0S5R/GBB7H4HF/FWO0S5RGBB7H4HF.SMALL.jpg TweakGeek1 (Writers note:  This is my first instructable so I'm open to constructive criticism.  If you see something that needs to be added, please let me know and I'll keep things updated.  Thanks for reading!) This instructable will show you how to make your own charcoal for grilling out or using in a smok...
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Wed, 14 Jul 2010 13:01:07 PDT
Recycled Coat Hanger Coat Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Coat-Hanger-Coat-Rack/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:10:17 PDT
T-Knife: Meat Knife from T-Bone Steak http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Knife-Meat-Knife-from-T-Bone-Steak/
T-Knife: Meat Knife from T-Bone Steak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/IEHN/HWHZK3YJ/FX3IEHNHWHZK3YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/IEHN/HWHZK3YJ/FX3IEHNHWHZK3YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/IEHN/HWHZK3YJ/FX3IEHNHWHZK3YJ.SMALL.jpg Darthorso THIS INSTRUCTABLE IS IN SEVERAL CONTESTS! IF YOU LIKE IT, VOTE FOR IT! THANKS :)Hello dear friends, this is Filippo from Italy.Today I'm here with a question. What's the coolest thing you can do? Riding a dragon while guitar playing through Jupiter? Maybe.Destroying a missile with a single flying ki...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 14:49:57 PDT
BATTERY RETROFIT FOR CORDLESS TOOLS! http://www.instructables.com/id/BATTERY-RETROFIT-FOR-CORDLESS-TOOLS/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 14:46:15 PDT
Old Radio Android PC Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Radio-Android-PC-Case/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 06:57:17 PDT
How to turn your old PC power into a lab generator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-his-old-PC-power-into-a-lab-generator/
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 03:30:14 PDT
Light-Up Minecraft Torch Using a Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Minecraft-Torch-Using-a-Joule-Thief/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 19:53:23 PDT
Construye un Vibrobot de Batalla (reutilizando basura plástica y metálica) http://www.instructables.com/id/Construye-un-Vibrobot-de-Batalla-reutilizando-basu/
Construye un Vibrobot de Batalla (reutilizando basura plástica y metálica) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/YBIL/HW44176W/FIIYBILHW44176W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/YBIL/HW44176W/FIIYBILHW44176W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/YBIL/HW44176W/FIIYBILHW44176W.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer (Este instructivo está dedicado a mi esposa, Parvin, con amor! Vibrobots son lo máximo. Aún si no eres un genio de la robótica, puedes construir algo que se asemeje a un robot, con movimiento y personalidad. Pero aún así, no tienes por qué hacerlo de movimiento burdo. Este vibrobot (al que cariñosam...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 00:00:41 PDT
Antique Brass Blow Torch Accent Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Antique-Brass-Blow-Torch-Accent-Lamp/
Antique Brass Blow Torch Accent Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/0FWR/HVXE11LN/F2D0FWRHVXE11LN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/0FWR/HVXE11LN/F2D0FWRHVXE11LN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/0FWR/HVXE11LN/F2D0FWRHVXE11LN.SMALL.jpg goaly In this instructable, I’m converting an antique brass blowtorch into an accent lamp. I used a flicker bulb to simulate the flame that would have come out of the head of the blow torch.I also wanted to have the electrical wiring hidden inside the torch in order to have a better finished appearance.Th...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 17:26:15 PDT
Automatic laser level made from an old Hard Disk Drive. http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-laser-level-made-from-an-old-Hard-Disk-D/
Automatic laser level made from an old Hard Disk Drive. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/X0CY/HVTFROP3/FJAX0CYHVTFROP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/X0CY/HVTFROP3/FJAX0CYHVTFROP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/X0CY/HVTFROP3/FJAX0CYHVTFROP3.SMALL.jpg crispndry I need a laser level, but I don't need one very often so dropping a few hundred on something I might use once in a while was just not going to happen. That still left me with out a laser level, and the only solution was to make one.So with nothing more than a few hand tools and some odds and ends fr...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 06:59:56 PDT
CARDBOARD SOLAR LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/CARDBOARD-SOLAR-LAMP/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 10:16:48 PDT
gardenlighting http://www.instructables.com/id/gardenlighting/
gardenlighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/HGMD/HVNFJ5KO/F1FHGMDHVNFJ5KO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/HGMD/HVNFJ5KO/F1FHGMDHVNFJ5KO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/HGMD/HVNFJ5KO/F1FHGMDHVNFJ5KO.SMALL.jpg grimm37 If you want to build a recycling gardenlight, you only need the following items:1 canister 2.5 l for glass cleaner or car cooler liquids 1 lamp socket E 14 with energy-saving lamp 1 2-wire cable 1 junction box 1 Timberboard 20 cm x 3 cm about 200 cm long4 Woodscrews1 round wooden stick 15 mm Dia. 3...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 03:12:32 PDT
Solve the common problem of uncooled leather seat backs in the summer by reusing... http://www.instructables.com/id/Solve-the-common-problem-of-uncooled-leather-seat-/
Solve the common problem of uncooled leather seat backs in the summer by reusing... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/HZQ1/HVKOHBS0/FEHHZQ1HVKOHBS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/HZQ1/HVKOHBS0/FEHHZQ1HVKOHBS0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/HZQ1/HVKOHBS0/FEHHZQ1HVKOHBS0.SMALL.jpg 1 Infinite Loop I'm pretty sure a lot of you out there have uncooled leather seat backs in your vehicle.I currently enjoy the advantage of cooled leather in my BMW 745i, preventing my back from getting burned when i drive with a tank top or shirtless, and sweaty back when i drive with a shirt on. However, from 2005...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 10:33:13 PDT
Beer Tap Flow Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-Tap-Flow-Lamp/
Beer Tap Flow Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/D3F2/HVGXLEFH/F2YD3F2HVGXLEFH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/D3F2/HVGXLEFH/F2YD3F2HVGXLEFH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/D3F2/HVGXLEFH/F2YD3F2HVGXLEFH.SMALL.jpg MisterM Fibre optic beer! This beer tap lamp gives a nice flow effect and cost less than £3 to make! Bits lying around I can never resist a bargain, and this lamp was built cheaply and easily with items I've not been able to resist at sales.First the colour-changing LED fibre optic lamp - you see a lot o...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 14:44:23 PDT
Mini Air Conditioner (A/C) from reused materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Air-Conditioner-AC-from-reused-materials/
Mini Air Conditioner (A/C) from reused materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/PH3Q/HVGXMLBH/FFTPH3QHVGXMLBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/PH3Q/HVGXMLBH/FFTPH3QHVGXMLBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/PH3Q/HVGXMLBH/FFTPH3QHVGXMLBH.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas Hi everyone , This is Sahas chitlange from india. Its Summer in india , and temperature increases to 40degree Celsius with frequent power cuts. so I thought of making a MINI AC that woud'nt take much of energy and would work on multiple power options. This MINI AC can be powered by three ways 1) Sol...
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Thu, 22 May 2014 04:20:42 PDT
9-Volt Star Jar (or Portable Night Light) from Old Walkie-Talkies http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Volt-Star-Jar-or-Portable-Night-Light-from-Old-W/
9-Volt Star Jar (or Portable Night Light) from Old Walkie-Talkies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/5SDK/HVFKXA07/FHM5SDKHVFKXA07.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/5SDK/HVFKXA07/FHM5SDKHVFKXA07.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/5SDK/HVFKXA07/FHM5SDKHVFKXA07.SMALL.jpg Adalei I'm gonna be honest with you guys, I'm 24 years old and I still need a night light sometimes. I've had plenty of time to look into all sorts of lights, be it motion-controlled, light-sensitive, changeable brightness, etc., but none have had the charm or usefulness to suit my tastes. None of them are...
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Tue, 20 May 2014 13:32:42 PDT
Upcycled Rolled Paper Frame! http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Rolled-Paper-Frame/
Upcycled Rolled Paper Frame! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/DIT4/HV9FUXEH/FL5DIT4HV9FUXEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/DIT4/HV9FUXEH/FL5DIT4HV9FUXEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/DIT4/HV9FUXEH/FL5DIT4HV9FUXEH.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Upcycled Rolled Paper Frame!This frame is visually stunning with lots of texture and pops of color!However...it's menace runs deeper.It was the most tedious and time consuming project I've ever wrangled my kids into doing.It all started like this. I had been planning this craft for a while...and my ...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 18:13:36 PDT
DIY Stand to Pee http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Stand-to-Pee/
DIY Stand to Pee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/UETX/HV85NSSR/FSJUETXHV85NSSR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/UETX/HV85NSSR/FSJUETXHV85NSSR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/UETX/HV85NSSR/FSJUETXHV85NSSR.SMALL.jpg adossey Ever needed to stand to pee? Nasty porta johns or bathrooms make you cringe? Long road trips make for lots of stops?Save time. Save $$ Don't stress. Make this and pee anywhere a man does.This device would be great for someone who dislikes sitting on public toilets or has difficulty doing so. For a d...
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Thu, 15 May 2014 14:28:30 PDT
Make a Super Music system from a Old dead I Pod (with table lamp) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Super-Music-system-from-a-Old-dead-I-Pod-wi/
Make a Super Music system from a Old dead I Pod (with table lamp) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/944M/HV1KS1NQ/F2Q944MHV1KS1NQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/944M/HV1KS1NQ/F2Q944MHV1KS1NQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/944M/HV1KS1NQ/F2Q944MHV1KS1NQ.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas Hello everyone.This is Sahas chitlange aging 15 from INDIA . this is my instructable showing you how to create a super music system from a old dead I Pod. Every one loves music. And almost everyone would have pair of old dead I pods lying in the drawer . so why not reuse them to make a super music...
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Sun, 11 May 2014 09:48:10 PDT
DIY Bike Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Generator/
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Fri, 9 May 2014 14:34:51 PDT
The Lightbulb Snowglobe http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Lightbulb-Snowglobe/
The Lightbulb Snowglobe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/4F8L/HUURI60S/FU74F8LHUURI60S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/4F8L/HUURI60S/FU74F8LHUURI60S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/4F8L/HUURI60S/FU74F8LHUURI60S.SMALL.jpg Constructed Do you have old burned out lightbulbs laying around your house? Instead of wating them and throwing them away, I will teach you how to turn them into your own personal work of art. You can make this project for free using household materials.The first person to make this and post a picture in the co...
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Tue, 6 May 2014 05:53:36 PDT
Keyboard Refrigerator Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Keyboard-Refrigerator-Magnets/
Keyboard Refrigerator Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/S9EU/HURHU44H/F15S9EUHURHU44H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/S9EU/HURHU44H/F15S9EUHURHU44H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/S9EU/HURHU44H/F15S9EUHURHU44H.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Whenever I get new computer equipment, I hate to just throw away the old parts. So I try to find creative ways to reuse them. In this case, I had an old broken keyboard. So I decided to use the keys to make a set of keyboard refrigerator magnets. This is a simple craft project that you can do in les...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 05:57:57 PDT
Up-cycled Pallet Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-cycled-Pallet-Bar/
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Sat, 3 May 2014 19:42:15 PDT
Recycled Personalized Cups http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Personalized-Cups/
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Mon, 5 May 2014 17:20:18 PDT
==Made @ Techshop== Up-cycle flub-ups into trophy tags! http://www.instructables.com/id/Made-Techshop-Up-cycle-flub-ups-into-trophy-tags/
==Made @ Techshop== Up-cycle flub-ups into trophy tags! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/VXYK/HUL9FG2C/F34VXYKHUL9FG2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/VXYK/HUL9FG2C/F34VXYKHUL9FG2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/VXYK/HUL9FG2C/F34VXYKHUL9FG2C.SMALL.jpg Yte Since the Epilog laser has a learning curve I have ruined more than my fair share of anodized dog tags in the process :D So the question became "what am I to do with all of these flubs?" I stored them in my box of blanks for a while and used these flubs to try new things and to test settings befor...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 00:13:04 PDT
Circular saw centrifuge http://www.instructables.com/id/Circular-saw-centrifuge/
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 12:32:53 PDT
Kinky Knitting. http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinky-Knitting/
Kinky Knitting. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/0EAB/HUM3LLR2/FFP0EABHUM3LLR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/0EAB/HUM3LLR2/FFP0EABHUM3LLR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/0EAB/HUM3LLR2/FFP0EABHUM3LLR2.SMALL.jpg Snotflower This is an Instructable on how to make yarn out of used bicycle inner tubes- perfect for everybody who has ever thought that their jumpers aren't rubbery enough. Dead bike inner tubes are in abundance, ask your nearest bike shop or community bike workshop to give you some. Not only can you knit (o...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 06:45:54 PDT
Woven Plastic Bag Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Woven-Plastic-Bag-Bag/
Woven Plastic Bag Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/Z8TL/FUVSGFX7/FEAZ8TLFUVSGFX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/Z8TL/FUVSGFX7/FEAZ8TLFUVSGFX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/Z8TL/FUVSGFX7/FEAZ8TLFUVSGFX7.SMALL.jpg dobbylvr This is an easy way to recycle. It is a simple plastic bag bag that only requires a basic knowledge of two words: over and under. The only materials that you need can be found in almost any home and the end product is useful, not just something pretty that sits on a shelf. What You'll Need For th...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2009 14:45:56 PDT
Joule Thief Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Joule-Thief-Nightlight/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:13:50 PDT
Rebuild Your Ryobi ONE+ Battery Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuild-Your-Ryobi-ONE-Battery-Pack/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:46:43 PDT
Portable Wardrobe Suitcase Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Wardrobe-Suitcase-Conversion/
Portable Wardrobe Suitcase Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/9WA3/HU1RUNLP/FZT9WA3HU1RUNLP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/9WA3/HU1RUNLP/FZT9WA3HU1RUNLP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/9WA3/HU1RUNLP/FZT9WA3HU1RUNLP.SMALL.jpg The_Shrimp You can easily convert a large old suitcase into a portable wardrobe in a few hours.The is useful for people who have kids involved in dance competitionsThe project basically consists of adding a wood frame inside the lining of a suitcase to support two pegs. Those two pegs are used to support a fra...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:44:18 PDT
From bottle to box in 10 steps http://www.instructables.com/id/From-bottle-to-box-in-10-steps/
From bottle to box in 10 steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/A96N/HTX5JS4O/F05A96NHTX5JS4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/A96N/HTX5JS4O/F05A96NHTX5JS4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/A96N/HTX5JS4O/F05A96NHTX5JS4O.SMALL.jpg ptninjamonkey Here's a cool little box you can make from recycled materials. Enjoy! Materials You will needA 16 oz/1 quart/2 liter bottle ( I used a 1 Quart)A metal fileAn exacto/carpet knifeA small but relatively heavy bead/rock Remove Label This is a painfully slow process because you are really trying to...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 12:58:00 PDT
All Weather Trench http://www.instructables.com/id/All-Weather-Trench/
All Weather Trench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/Z733/G69MUV41/F4IZ733G69MUV41.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/Z733/G69MUV41/F4IZ733G69MUV41.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/Z733/G69MUV41/F4IZ733G69MUV41.SMALL.jpg smvite This is very wearable jacket made with 140 Capri Sun Juice pouches and a large snap closure.   The jacket is entirely sewn using a Vogue pattern (#8480).  It will keep you dry in the rain, and is very very warm!  the only pattern piece omitted were the pockets. But the jacket has set in sleeves, lap...
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Sun, 7 Mar 2010 15:19:21 PST
Rug Woven from T-shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Rug-Woven-from-T-shirts/
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 15:19:46 PDT
Easy no sew diy round stool made from plastic spool thingy http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-no-sew-diy-round-stool-made-from-plastic-spoo/
Easy no sew diy round stool made from plastic spool thingy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/8JZW/HT7PBIAI/F2C8JZWHT7PBIAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/8JZW/HT7PBIAI/F2C8JZWHT7PBIAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/8JZW/HT7PBIAI/F2C8JZWHT7PBIAI.SMALL.jpg PurplestarJoseph Firstly let me make it clear, I am not a crafty person at all. Secondly this was my very first attempt at anything like this. The pics and instructions are a bit wobbly because I'm doing this after the fact. Enjoy and please comment I need feed back.   Cleaning and sanding If your material i...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 08:45:17 PDT