Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - simple http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:46:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 Paper Craft Watermelon http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Craft-Watermelon/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:40:35 PDT
Make Fork Bugs (Magnets) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Fork-Bugs-Magnets/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:59:05 PDT
Photography lights on a budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-lights-on-a-budget/
Photography lights on a budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/4BO9/HY4KNB76/FNB4BO9HY4KNB76.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/4BO9/HY4KNB76/FNB4BO9HY4KNB76.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/4BO9/HY4KNB76/FNB4BO9HY4KNB76.SMALL.jpg Raitis What's common between lamps in photography and clamps in workshop?There's never enough of either.However, both of these can be unforgiving on the contents of your wallet (or bank account). That's the reason I set out to make a pair of lamps for lighting my pictures using mostly the materials I alrea...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:42:25 PDT
Control Anything With Arduino And a Infrared Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Anything-With-Arduino-And-a-Infrared-Remot/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 10:08:01 PDT
Quick Braided Bun http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Braided-Bun/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 18:28:54 PDT
Make a small branch chest with the drill press http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-small-branch-chest-with-the-drill-press/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 02:14:06 PDT
"Light Bulb" Simple and Easily Made http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Simple-and-Easily-Made/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:20:28 PDT
Bike Repair Wood Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bike-Repair-Stand/
Bike Repair Wood Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/PPJ4/HXW5OC2V/FI1PPJ4HXW5OC2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/PPJ4/HXW5OC2V/FI1PPJ4HXW5OC2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/PPJ4/HXW5OC2V/FI1PPJ4HXW5OC2V.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez Made from scraps : my bike stand. For ideas only Basic Design No plans: let's go with some feelings, and keep in mind that simpler is better.The base beam needs to be heavier enought. My stand is approx 20kg/44lb. Add some strenght Do not forget to add some pieces to the main frame. Finishin...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:55:19 PDT
Simple Bracelet DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bracelet-DIY/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 15:04:21 PDT
Water Bottle Soaker! http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Bottle-Soaker/
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 08:55:40 PDT
simple car (no chassis) http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-car-no-chassis/
simple car (no chassis) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/PH5I/HXT28BOR/FIXPH5IHXT28BOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/PH5I/HXT28BOR/FIXPH5IHXT28BOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/PH5I/HXT28BOR/FIXPH5IHXT28BOR.SMALL.jpg robobot3112 Here is the simplest possible no chassis bot. As i did not have any cardboard at home i tried out something that worked out miracles. Try this out i made mine in about 10 minutes you need not solder (well i did not). Get the stuff 2x motor (Bo series 2) 150-300 rpmcrocodile clips2x wheelstape.Now...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 08:09:18 PDT
Diy Tissue Holder (or Phone Case) http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Tissue-Holder-or-Phone-Case/
Diy Tissue Holder (or Phone Case) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/17G8/HXMUTGX5/F1L17G8HXMUTGX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/17G8/HXMUTGX5/F1L17G8HXMUTGX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/17G8/HXMUTGX5/F1L17G8HXMUTGX5.SMALL.jpg momoluv Hey momoluvers it's momo. Sorry I haven't been posting In a while, but I published this on Monday and realized it didn't go through!!!!! I'm sooo sorry but I'll still have a momo's shoutout Sunday at the end of this instructable Supplies 1- 2 sheets of fabric 6 1/2 x 7" 2- scissors3- sewing machi...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:07:49 PDT
Simple Catapult http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Catapult/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:28:47 PDT
Simple continuous taser http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-continuous-taser/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 03:57:42 PDT
Infinite circles crochet bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinite-circles-crochet-bracelet/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:05:48 PDT
beginner autonomous robot (partially) http://www.instructables.com/id/beginner-autonomous-robot-partially/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:40:10 PDT
All-Purpose Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/All-Purpose-Organizer/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 18:52:04 PDT
Simple No-Sew Cover Up http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-No-Sew-Cover-Up/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:36:14 PDT
Downhill wooden vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Downhill-wooden-vehicle/
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:43:38 PDT
DIY NO SEW High Waist Bikini in 5 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-NO-SEW-High-Waist-Bikini-in-5-Minutes/
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:47:10 PDT
Soda dispenser hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Soda-dispenser-hack/
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:15:27 PDT
Easy, Light Weight Make Do Grill ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Light-Weight-Make-Do-Grill-/
Easy, Light Weight Make Do Grill ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/EKBR/HXIKECEX/FRFEKBRHXIKECEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/EKBR/HXIKECEX/FRFEKBRHXIKECEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/EKBR/HXIKECEX/FRFEKBRHXIKECEX.SMALL.jpg ryeomans1 This is an old idea that's been around along time. The components are minimal and light weight, which makes it easy to tote along when your on the road, camping, hiking or just want a small fire for smores! Follow along, you'll be surprised how easy this project is! Simple Component List You wil...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 11:12:25 PDT
Simple Water Pump Protection Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Pump-Protection-Switch/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:20:38 PDT
Bead and Charm Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Bead-and-Charm-Earrings/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:45:26 PDT
Quick and Easy Fruit Fly Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Easy-Fruit-Fly-Trap/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:41:18 PDT
Towel Pants http://www.instructables.com/id/Towel-Pants/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:18:27 PDT
How To Make An Instructable (IOS) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-An-Instructable-IOS/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:37:46 PDT
Lightning / Firefly Bugs Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightning-Firefly-Bugs-Jar/
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 14:34:09 PDT
Black and red bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-and-red-bracelet/
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 13:49:07 PDT
Make a Draft Excluder from Scraps and Gathered Sand http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Draft-Excluder-from-Scraps-and-Gathered-San/
Make a Draft Excluder from Scraps and Gathered Sand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/Z88N/HXG6LU0R/FREZ88NHXG6LU0R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/Z88N/HXG6LU0R/FREZ88NHXG6LU0R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/Z88N/HXG6LU0R/FREZ88NHXG6LU0R.SMALL.jpg Adeldor How to make a draft excluder from scraps of fabric and sand gathered in the wild. Quick to make, this is a very simple sewing project. The patchwork draft excluder (or draught excluder) is portable and very functional. For those who choose to use gathered sand for the filling, the video shows how to...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 13:41:55 PDT
My Everyday Cat Eye Makeup http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Everyday-Cat-Eye-Makeup/
My Everyday Cat Eye Makeup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/H7PK/HXDJK7KN/FP2H7PKHXDJK7KN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/H7PK/HXDJK7KN/FP2H7PKHXDJK7KN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/H7PK/HXDJK7KN/FP2H7PKHXDJK7KN.SMALL.jpg BabyLaGrange This is my easy - but a little lengthy - everyday makeup routine. I change this look up slightly depending on time or the mood of the day, but I really would like to share this with you. Bear in mind, however, I'm no makeup guru. With that said, we're off. Foundation After thoroughly washing and ...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 13:23:37 PDT
The Toddler Swim Suit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Toddler-Swim-Suit/
The Toddler Swim Suit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/4QKW/HXCANYBH/FYH4QKWHXCANYBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/4QKW/HXCANYBH/FYH4QKWHXCANYBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/4QKW/HXCANYBH/FYH4QKWHXCANYBH.SMALL.jpg carrielynneh I love this swim suit for a few reasons: it's easy to sew, inexpensive, and practical. Last year my toddler had a one piece, and it was all fun and games until I had to pry it off her to change her diaper. A two piece is just more sensible to wear for their diaper loving bums. And because this swim ...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 15:47:32 PDT
How To: 70s Style Floppy Felt Hat From An Old Western Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-70s-Style-Floppy-Felt-Hat-From-An-Old-Weste/
How To: 70s Style Floppy Felt Hat From An Old Western Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/EPCE/HXA9R9PE/FT0EPCEHXA9R9PE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/EPCE/HXA9R9PE/FT0EPCEHXA9R9PE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/EPCE/HXA9R9PE/FT0EPCEHXA9R9PE.SMALL.jpg BabyLaGrange So, you've looked all over yon interwebz and every thrift shop or antique mall in town to find that perfect vintage 70s hat, but to no avail? You've come to the right place! If you're like me, you see these floppy masterpieces of headwear all over - Pinterest, fashion magazines new and old, and even...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 13:27:42 PDT
How to: Construct Your Very Own Universe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Construct-Your-Very-Own-Universe/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 09:07:25 PDT
How to make a Jousting Stick with 2 liter bottles and PVC pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Jousting-Stick-with-2-liter-bottles-/
How to make a Jousting Stick with 2 liter bottles and PVC pipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/0W21/HX6ARJZU/FO30W21HX6ARJZU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/0W21/HX6ARJZU/FO30W21HX6ARJZU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/0W21/HX6ARJZU/FO30W21HX6ARJZU.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove How to make a Jousting Stick with 2 liter bottles and PVC pipeHave you ever had a few empty 2 liter bottles sitting around after a small gathering? In this video I will show you a great way to have fun with the leftover trash. You can turn them into a jousting set for the kids. They are lightweight ...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 11:11:00 PDT
Drawstring Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawstring-Bag/
Drawstring Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/JV9L/HX7P97VS/FRRJV9LHX7P97VS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/JV9L/HX7P97VS/FRRJV9LHX7P97VS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/JV9L/HX7P97VS/FRRJV9LHX7P97VS.SMALL.jpg momoluv Hey momoluvers! Its momo and today I'll be showing you guys how to make a cute drawstring bag, or a string along bag! This is great for going on vacation or going to the pool! Enjoy!Picture credit: thegreenwife.com Fabric Sizes 1- 5/8 yard in one color, and 5/8 yard in a different color2- cording...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 09:35:24 PDT
Refashioned (New) Shower Curtain to Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Refashioned-New-Shower-Curtain-to-Skirt/
Refashioned (New) Shower Curtain to Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/NJD1/HX7OXTIK/F5LNJD1HX7OXTIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/NJD1/HX7OXTIK/F5LNJD1HX7OXTIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/NJD1/HX7OXTIK/F5LNJD1HX7OXTIK.SMALL.jpg fashemployed In search of a skirt with a large geometric print, I decided to make it myself when I stumbled upon this cotton exterior shower curtain at a thrift store. The shower curtain had not been used so it made a perfect fabric to be refashioned into a skirt. Find A Pattern To get a general idea of lengt...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 10:44:02 PDT
K-nex Top http://www.instructables.com/id/K-nex-Top/
K-nex Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/RKGC/HX6AQHDE/FE3RKGCHX6AQHDE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/RKGC/HX6AQHDE/FE3RKGCHX6AQHDE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/RKGC/HX6AQHDE/FE3RKGCHX6AQHDE.SMALL.jpg mshafin This is my K-nex top Materials 2 small green rods4 white rods1 orange clip4 green clips Finish it all up Connect the green rods with the green clip and then attach the white clips horizontally and diagonally.To finish off add a orange connector and spin it.Have fun Have Fun Have fun with yo...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 16:46:51 PDT
Adjustable Bracelet from Leftovers http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Bracelet-from-Leftovers/
Adjustable Bracelet from Leftovers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/PDNR/HXCAPFV3/F8VPDNRHXCAPFV3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/PDNR/HXCAPFV3/F8VPDNRHXCAPFV3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/PDNR/HXCAPFV3/F8VPDNRHXCAPFV3.SMALL.jpg WendyT72 One length of paracord 9 inches or so, 2 beads, and an optional charm. Slide each end of the cord through a bead. Slide each end of the cord through the bead on the opposite end. Knot each end and singe to seal. Easy adjustable bracelet! Great base to add beads or charms, or use a longer lengt...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 18:01:17 PDT
Keep it Simple - How to cut the top off a Keg to make a Keggle http://www.instructables.com/id/Keep-it-Simple-How-to-cut-the-top-off-a-Keg-to-mak/
Keep it Simple - How to cut the top off a Keg to make a Keggle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/VZJF/HX1WBPT4/FA2VZJFHX1WBPT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/VZJF/HX1WBPT4/FA2VZJFHX1WBPT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/VZJF/HX1WBPT4/FA2VZJFHX1WBPT4.SMALL.jpg schaefd The hardest part of turning a Keg into a Keggle is cutting the top off.I found a really easy and simple method that will take about 5 - 10 minutes to make and 5 - 10 minutes to execute.Tools you'll need: Angle grinder with handle that attaches to the top of the head. (I bought a Porter Cable pc750ag...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 10:15:08 PDT
Simple Final Fantasy Buster Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Final-Fantasy-Buster-Sword/
Simple Final Fantasy Buster Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/YPOD/HX5036EX/FUFYPODHX5036EX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/YPOD/HX5036EX/FUFYPODHX5036EX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/YPOD/HX5036EX/FUFYPODHX5036EX.SMALL.jpg .Jak Looked around at all the daunting,complex wooden/metal Buster swords that you can`t possibly make?Well look no further!All you need is cardboard and some basic tools. Tools/Materials You need:1.A very big slab of cardboard and an a light weight shovel handle.2.Duct Tape(3.Ruler4..Box cutter(5.Sci...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 09:39:06 PDT
Astable Multivibrator with Transistors http://www.instructables.com/id/Astable-Multivibrator-with-Transistors/
Astable Multivibrator with Transistors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/JC2V/HX1WAFAO/FGHJC2VHX1WAFAO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/JC2V/HX1WAFAO/FGHJC2VHX1WAFAO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/JC2V/HX1WAFAO/FGHJC2VHX1WAFAO.SMALL.jpg electromechlab This project is consisted of few electronics components. There are two LEDswhich get ON and OFF one after one in indefinite mode. Schematic Diagram of circuit This is the schematic diagram of the circuit, it can be little bit complex for beginners but when you start, it will be easy and simple.Th...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 04:37:17 PDT
Diy Lolipop Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Lolipop-Bag/
Diy Lolipop Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/IWLM/HX41RBS6/FNFIWLMHX41RBS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/IWLM/HX41RBS6/FNFIWLMHX41RBS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/IWLM/HX41RBS6/FNFIWLMHX41RBS6.SMALL.jpg momoluv Hey momoluvers it momo. Today well be making a super cute bag you can carry as a clutch, or set it on a table and it stands up! {sorry I haven't done momo's shoutout Sunday this week, but I'll do it today} Fabric Lengths Print (main color)1- cut 1 strip 4 1/2" x 21" (outer bag)2- cut 1 strip 1 3/...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 09:43:20 PDT
How to make a Homemade Softball set with 2 Liter Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Homemade-Softball-set-with-2-Liter-B/
How to make a Homemade Softball set with 2 Liter Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/M4SF/HX0DQ5J8/FZSM4SFHX0DQ5J8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/M4SF/HX0DQ5J8/FZSM4SFHX0DQ5J8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/M4SF/HX0DQ5J8/FZSM4SFHX0DQ5J8.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove Have you ever had a few empty 2 liter bottles sitting around after a small gathering? Well here is a great way to have fun with the leftover trash. You can turn them into a softball set for the kids. It is lightweight and easy to throw and swing.Watch Video.Be careful with this toy. If you stand too...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 07:32:01 PDT
Wheel Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheel-Toy/
Wheel Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/MC7J/HX1W1YQ7/FAUMC7JHX1W1YQ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/MC7J/HX1W1YQ7/FAUMC7JHX1W1YQ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/MC7J/HX1W1YQ7/FAUMC7JHX1W1YQ7.SMALL.jpg arungvijay The wheel toy is made of waste cups, PVC pipes and powered by rubber bands. As you will wind the stick at the right end of the toy and launch it, the teddy wheels will start moving on its path!!!!!!! Materials Couple of plastic cups with the base diameter of almost 4 - 5 cmA PVC pipe of length ap...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 09:17:39 PDT
Simplest Line Follower http://www.instructables.com/id/Simplest-Line-Follower/
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 01:09:49 PDT
How to put charm bracelet beads onto a loom bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-put-ordinary-charms-and-beads-onto-a-loom-b/
How to put charm bracelet beads onto a loom bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/8N1Z/HWXLFQOT/F988N1ZHWXLFQOT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/8N1Z/HWXLFQOT/F988N1ZHWXLFQOT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/8N1Z/HWXLFQOT/F988N1ZHWXLFQOT.SMALL.jpg maizluvsminecraft Hi guys! Today we're going to be putting ordinary charms and beads onto a loom bracelet! Enjoy the tutorial, and have fun!What you need:A loom bracelet (any kind, but preferably a fishtail or single type)A loom band hookA small bead or charmA loom band (any colour)A loom bracelet hook (any type) S...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 21:29:45 PDT
Treasure chest-recycled boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Treasure-chest-recycled-boxes/
Treasure chest-recycled boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/Y36C/HWX47P73/FL9Y36CHWX47P73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/Y36C/HWX47P73/FL9Y36CHWX47P73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/Y36C/HWX47P73/FL9Y36CHWX47P73.SMALL.jpg Artemis_Wong These unassuming boxes are made from paper boxes usually thrown away! To save the Earth, we must reduce, reuse, recycle as much as possible. This is a very simple "chest" to make, with little items required, mostly which are recyclable. The box can be used in any way you want, from storing treasure ...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:44:27 PDT
simple black and gold bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-black-and-gold-bracelet/
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 09:48:33 PDT
Pen ''Rocket'' http://www.instructables.com/id/Pen-Rocket-1/
Pen ''Rocket'' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/21XU/HWXKBA9K/F8621XUHWXKBA9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/21XU/HWXKBA9K/F8621XUHWXKBA9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/21XU/HWXKBA9K/F8621XUHWXKBA9K.SMALL.jpg electromagnet Are you the type of person who loves to see something soaring high into the air? Do you like rockets (on the cheap)? If so, this project is for you. In this Instructable, I will show you how to make a basic "rocket" from very simple materials that will go well over 100 feet (I believe this rocket is...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 09:37:07 PDT