Instructables: question - workshop Sat, 22 Oct 2016 11:11:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 Who can help me to make hho burner stove? ابوعبد اللها Aslam alecom  Im Mohamed from Egypt and this frist time i ask here  b4 im make dry cel hydrogen genertor and i get 1 liter per 50 second from 21  staliss sell plates 304  and i try  to make my own  stove and try to rune it by hho stove but it blow up beacos im not use flash back rresttor my qestion ...
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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:59:15 PDT
I have been unable to start a new instructable. Is the site not working? Dr. Joe When I go to publish the first step is to enter a title.  At that point the web site does not respond as the previous dozen times I have done it.  What's up with that?
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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 06:26:36 PDT
From “garage” concept to multi-materials workshop: ideas, layouts? Joel_BC The common concept of a “garage” (the ’man cave’ stereotype) is a place to work on cars and/or motorcycles. How could this be adapted to be a place, under a single roof, to work on small engines, and projects chiefly involving wood as the material, and ones made from steel and/or other metals? Situ...
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 17:51:34 PDT
Why does it say this video can’t be played with your current setup? marrs76 I enrolled in some classes and the video wouldn't play.  It said "This video can’t be played with your current setup."  Possible reasons?
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 16:32:22 PDT
Fixing up an old Fairlane with unknown problems? BenjyIsMe I have an old Ford Fairlane that has been sitting in my back yard for 12+ years. I think it originally had corroborator problems (something about catching on fire?) but I think my brothers had mostly fixed that. I'm sure there are other problems with it and there is rust. Last time they tried to sta...
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 07:28:59 PDT
How to convert an air pump/vacuum into a two mode machine which can blow and suck? KhayhenS Hi, I'm trying to build a simple robot gripper under a budget using this idea So from what I understand I need a vacuum cleaner that can change into an air blower with a flip of switch using the same nozzle. Is there any cheap option where i can...
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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:53:19 PDT
Help with building an off-grid solar powered greenhouse acustodio1 Hey All!  I've been wanting to build an autonomous greenhouse (a growbox, frankly) in my apartment, as a proof of concept to build a real one in a place where is difficult to get energy to. I've some experience in building things, I know my way around a solder and given a schematic, I can pretty mu...
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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:01:48 PDT
Any ideas how to REUSE these film / foil / sheet ? To give them a second "life"? zholy Hi ... recently I've started a new job in printing industry and I'm crying everyday on the waste that is produced by this industry :( I would like to ask, if you could suggest anything, so that this waste = sheets could be reused ? See the attached pictures please. They are 900x1200mm (35" x 47") ...
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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 12:14:29 PDT
What kind of oil lube for a vintage penny scale? scarruthers Its a penny Coin-operated scale, mfgd by Mills Novelty Co., Art Deco platform scale in green & black porcelain. Thanks Susan
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 18:20:11 PDT
how to avoid disturbing sound ? ajithca1996 i make a 5.1 channel amplifier but the amplifier 5 seekers are disturbing noise (the sound like boooo.......) the volume control increased then disturbing noise increased . please help ! how to avoid this sound amplifier ic tda2030 the amplifier input using dvd out put 5.1 chanel,usb module aux cabl...
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Sun, 9 Oct 2016 09:48:42 PDT
How long should I home dry a large oak log for carving? eagle4297 Hi, I have a large trunk piece  29" in diameter and 5 feet long with the bark still on it.  I want to dry it out for carving on one side and standing it in my yard for a decoration, similar to a totem pole.  How should I dry it and for how long?  Also, I have two pieces about 10" x 29" thick that I ...
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 13:47:02 PDT
Can i use Stepper motor Stepper Motor 42BYGH4417 in uln2003 ??? dannisa Can i use Stepper motor Stepper Motor 42BYGH4417 in uln2003 ??? Please answer, i need help :(  sorry im newbie 
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 09:05:43 PDT
What is the power of a battery required to run a motor of 2750 rpm motor? karthiknune Pls tell me the power of a battery with which a motor of 2750 rpm motor runs? What exactly will be the weight of that battery?
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:15:27 PDT
What can be used to glue back together ceramic tiles from an old propane heater, and would Gorilla Super Glue work? TerrieB7
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:26:35 PDT
Would hot oil work to free a rusty siezed bicycle chain and other small parts? CyberR I'm just curious but how effective would hot cooking oil be to free up a seized cycle chain and other small rusted parts? I've searched around and can only find info on engines and cast iron pots and thats not what I'm looking for. Its also an idea for another use for an old electric fryer thats s...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:55:23 PDT
How to Drill holes 1.6mm on SS321 Pipe thick of 0.2mm without getting Burrs abizerm We are manufacturing SS Bellows for which we are making Holes of 1.6mm through a Drill on pipe dia of Various size wall thickness is 0.2mm what we find is when we drill from the top burrs form inside the pipe which is hard to remove,can anyone guide us by having any information on Punching Machine o...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:16:24 PDT
Which tool to drill into jesmonite (very hard plaster)? Lamie Hello workshop friends, I'm a novice maker and I would like to drill into jesmonite (very very hard plaster) to make candle holder (the hole has to be straight down). Which tool should I buy for that? A spade drill isn't good enough. Drill stand and the right drill bit or a proper drill machine? T...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:38:52 PDT
Multi-function, multi-materials workshops? Joel_BC I'm on a small rural acreage. My shop situation is that I’ve got two separate, fairly compact spaces for working with wood (or general “handyman” repairs for the home) and for working with metal (cutting, welding, grinding, etc). My metal area is where I also often work with small-engine equipment. ...
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:30:56 PDT
How to choose wire gauge for Brushless DC motor? SlickT I'm planning to build a Brushless DC motor, with inrunner perm mag rotor and stator on the outside. How can i determine the proper copper wire gauge for the stator windings? How much current will the motor pull? At first i thought it was just "Power = Voltage * current", so knowing the power and the...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:04:52 PDT
Gear 5 Slip out problem while driving? Ronnaii I'm driving VW Citi Golf and when driving and change to 5 gear it slip out,can this be caused by low gear oil?
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 06:46:29 PDT
How to repair a hole in a refrigerator curved plastic ice tray? readbob Our refrigerator ice tray has a 3 inch hole in the bottom. The hole is in the curved part of the floor of the tray. Is there a flexible plastic/acrylic I can use to repair the hole?
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 05:06:46 PDT
Can I turn a petrol engine into a water pump? cyberraxx I may be able to get my hands on an old 2 stroke engine. The spark plug threads have gone completly and mainly going for spares. I was wondering if sealing the spark plug hole, fit an electric motor to the drive shaft then separate hoses to the fuel inlet and exhaust could it then pump water or is ...
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 03:53:45 PDT
Myler Capacitor for Tesla coil? jasshopper Is this good for a SGTC? im using a flyback transformer powered  with ZVS driver running of 30v. So im thinking of putting 60 of these is series and nothing in parallel. The s...
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 09:35:25 PDT
Old German tool, what was it used for? Apohahco. It is German, I'd guess from the early 1900's. Only visible markings: the text "geschüzt" on one handle Diameter of round plate 70 mm Kinda functions like a garlic press What was it?
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 15:07:51 PDT
What are the six steps of mold making? DUBSTEPLIFER

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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:03:59 PDT
Advice about high torque motors ? DIYWEAPONS So recently I've been wanting to to build some kind of electric mini car/gocart but I have no idea about battery and motor requirements. Basically what I want to know is what would be some battery and motor requirements for such a vehicle, I need to know how many volts, amps, rpm, amp hours, kg per ...

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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 00:55:47 PDT
Hi, where can I find a windows compatible HIB board? shanelen Normally used to connect another pc or other device to it using socket terminals
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Thu, 8 Sep 2016 11:29:17 PDT
How can I make a bicycle wheel spinning at least 2 rotations per sec? The Dutch cyclist Hi there! I am looking for an alternative way to spin a bicycle wheel. The wheel is 26 inch and needs to spin at least 15kph (10mph). I want to make a display of the Monkey Light Pro I won in the Bicycle Contest.  The calculation: The wheel has a circumference of 2.1m. 15000m / 2.1m / 60min = 120...
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 05:52:19 PDT
charging electric bike by it own? alis231 hi all, this is my first time on instructable and i think i can built an electirc bike with self-charging feature when pedalling or not using motor or downhill of freewheeling but i doesn't have any electric background i'm just a car mechanic from pakistan. i think if i put a 36v mid drive blcd moto...
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 13:39:35 PDT
220v 3 wire to 220v 2 wire (USA to Philippines) TerryH74 Hello all,  I'd like to purchase a welding machine in the USA and take it to the Philippines. My problem and hopefully solution is, USA use 2 legs of 110v for 220v appliances/machines. In the Philippines, voltage is 220v (single leg). So, If I have a single phase, 220v welder, can I cut the plug of...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 16:30:53 PDT
What exactly does "Featured Author" mean? Ethan1023 Thank you guys so much.
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 06:27:58 PDT
Which DC motor should I use in my gokart which can be used as a generator to charge the battery and to drive the shaft ? akash vyas
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 10:01:29 PDT
Safest way to break sheets of glass? mole1 I'm moving and have a sheet of brand new picture framing glass 39 x 30 inches.  Nobody wants it... I've tried giving it to framing places.  What's the best/safest way to break it into small pieces to go into the garbage? 
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:56:34 PDT
What should I do with my old homemade wooden vise? Yonatan24 A couple months ago I built my homemade Drill-Press vise.  About a month ago I built a different wooden vise,  which is pretty better at everything... It did take me a ton of time to build it, and I also wasted (Yes... WASTED!) dozens of hours making the Instructable, but I don't have a use for it,...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 04:37:07 PDT
Where can I sell lead upwards of about 5000 lbs? mishforsmiles
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:06:03 PDT
I have a Toyota conquest 1.6, 16 valve, 2002 model. My car is loosing compression. Please help? ArupaA I have a Toyota conquest 1.6, 16 valve, 2002 model. I have changed the fuel filter, changed the oil, bougi cords, ball joints, brake pads and the spark plugs. Last year October i put in a new clutch plate, pressure plate and trust bearings plus a new head gasket. The fuel filter and air filter is cl...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:34:58 PDT
how can I remove screws to the cover of Kobalt KM-210 mower? Screw driver doesn't work. Is there some other tool?? JeannieB11 Was hoping to check/replace bridge rectifier because electric mower keeps tripping breaker. Cannot unscrew screws that secure the cover to the motor.
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 20:31:21 PDT
What is a good option for food grade epoxy/resin? skotek I'm making some custom mugs out of an old oak that was cut down. I'm looking for something that is food safe and will also hold the bark on the outside of the log. Suggestions?
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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 23:32:00 PDT
Is there any reason you can't keep a small floor safe on its back or side permanently? El Mano I have a small fire safe that I want to secure, but the anchor hole is on the bottom and I have no way to secure it to the floor (apartment). I do have a way to anchor it to the wall, however.  Is there any reason I couldn't leave it permanently laying on its side or back, rather than upright like n...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 23:52:39 PDT
tool identification? JamesM594 Is this a plumb bob? If so what kind? What is the purpose of the rectangular opening? Tightening the screw make the rectangular opening smaller. Thanks.  
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 01:17:35 PDT
rustoleum epoxy appliance paint on wood? thedudeabides80 Hello all, I'm building a DIY wood aquarium conopy/hood and I'm thinking of using Rust-Oleum appliance spray paint for the interior, was wondering if anyone has every used it on wood? Or any suggestions for aquarium hood interior paint. Thinking of either that or using some white spray paint and the...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2016 08:40:06 PDT
Is it possible to convert wind energy into electrical energy without dynamo in wind turbines.? If yes how to do that...? djvasudev
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 22:24:02 PDT
Can you help identify this tool? Travistex Don't really know anything about this and what it's used for, does anyone know?
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 19:38:21 PDT
Adhesive glue, Suggestion required savan28 I need some suggestions to firmly stick plastic with concrete, the bond should be really strong, as the concrete is of 10 Kgs and is placed over a large plastic drum and the system will vibrate violently. I tried Super Glue but it did not work.
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 06:50:10 PDT
strimmer flooding ? GlenD17 hi can anyone help i have a spear and jackson spjcb28  bushcutter strimmer an its putting fule out the exust when i pull to start it plus you could pull at it forever to get it started an when does start runs a few seconds then dies will this be down to the float in the carb  thanks in advance
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 08:30:22 PDT
How to join 2 steel rods together as an extension? hkerr I want to extend my printers rods by joining 2 together. Is it possible to connect 2 smooth steel rods together without welding for liner bearings to slide over? 8mm rod diameter Want to make the rods 650mm
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 08:01:01 PDT
My actuator died after just 2 months. Was the relay the villain? Joenjmortgage I set up a linear actuator on a timer with a relay and 12 Volt 5 Amp battery exactly like to project you show on your site. It worked like a champ for about 2 months the stopped. I thought maybe the battery need a recharge but that wasn't the issue. When the switch opens and remains open the red lig...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 10:54:06 PDT
In the US, what do you call the board or panel used as bulletin boards? mole1 I'm thinking of the kind that is very easy to push thumb tacks into.  It has almost no structural integrity - very easy to break corners off.  It's more of something to go over a wall to push pins into.  It's not a foam product - definitely wood particles.  What I've seen and used in the past was pr...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 15:11:37 PDT
Haw can i make a rc petrol car from scratch? EzrielC
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 10:24:31 PDT
Balance bike wheels ? Jonolydney I am in the Uk and have problems finding small. Wheels for the balance bike . Any suggestions any one?  Thank s  Jonolydney 
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 22:50:26 PDT