Jake Whitcomb

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9 Simple Steps to Make the Most Useful Shelf Ever

Finally, a smarter way to store your stuff.<p>If you're stashing multiple toolboxes on top of the garage fridge, you can do better. No space for a workbench? This handy, organized shelf provides easy access to the tools and spare parts you're constantly digging around for—and it doesn't require a ton …

The 7 Best Workbenches For Getting Work Done

A cheap and fast solution.<p>DIY workbenches are the most customizable, but not everyone has the time or skill to build one. Here's a list of solid workbenches for every budget, that will have you starting your project within minutes of delivery.

How to Create a Project Center on Your Workbench

Your all-in-one set up, mapped out.<p>Whatever home project you're tackling, your workspace can either make the job easier or not. A setup that gives you plenty of room to work plus optimal storage for your tools and gear can be a game changer. Follow the steps in this video to make a DIY workbench …

Workbench Plans With Designs Meant To Inspire

In case you haven’t noticed, we’re big fans of DIY projects and everything handcrafted. We think these things hold a lot of character and are a great …

A Dozen DIYs for a Badass Kitchen on a Budget

Having a kitchen that looks great doesn't have to mean spending a ton of money. Sometimes, you just have to get crafty.<p>Above: This DIY wire utensil …

Houzz

The best, fastest gaming CPU money can buy: Intel Core i7 6700K

The battle royale: if money is no object, what is the fastest gaming CPU money can buy? It's a question we recently set out to answer and the results …

Dice bag showing its age? Try this customizable box instead

Little luxuries from Dog Might make tabletop gaming an every-day carry<p>Nice tabletop gaming gear is expensive, but it's also highly desirable as players level up in life and want to work their hobbies into their homes. Just look at the incredibly successful folks at Geek Chic who've turned an …

Use the Mortise and Tenon Woodworking Joint for Building Rock Solid Furniture

There's a reason the mortise and tenon joint has been used for thousands of years—it can be carved using basic woodworking tools and it'll last for ages.<p>The mortise and tenon woodworking joint has been used around the world for thousands of years—for good reason. It's considered one of the …

The best way to quickly add 2TB (or more!) of external storage to your Xbox One console

When Microsoft first released the Xbox One back in 2013, it opted to include 500GB of internal storage. If you were an early adopter or loaded up on the avalanche of new releases in the last six months, chances are you’re running out of space.<p>Microsoft has attempted to right this wrong by releasing …

Xbox

The Weapon You Need To Take Down An Active Shooter

Heckler & Koch MP7. Image source: IMGKid<p>A personal defense weapon, a.k.a. a PDW, is designed to be a lightweight, compact, firearm designed for rear …

Self Defense

The Differences Between JHP, SWC, FMJ, +P And Others: What Do These Ammo Types Mean?

Advertisement<p>There are a lot of different types of bullets out there. In a self-defense situation, some bullets can give an advantage. With each …

Self Defense

Stay Safe With Salt’s Self Defense Gun

We live in what feels like an increasingly unsafe and uncertain world where violence appears to exist all around us. If you’re looking to keep …

Salt

The Top 10 Guitar Lessons of 2015

With 2016 about to kick in, <i>Guitar World</i> is taking a nostalgic look back at the most popular GuitarWorld.com stories of 2015, including viral videos, …

Electric Guitar

Our Top 50 Kitchen Hacks Will Change the Way You Cook

Whether you're baking, frying, or sautéing, these tricks get food on the table faster.<p>Whether you're baking, frying, or sautéing, these tricks get food on the table faster.

From Destiny's Big Changes to China's OUYE Console, Top 5 News of the Week - IGN Daily Fix - IGN Video

This week's top 5 gaming news highlights the big changes to Destiny, the Resident Evil 2 Fan Remake getting nixed, Halo 5: Guardians' lack of …

Resident Evil

Build A High Quality 1080p/60fps Gaming PC For $750 (Benchmarks Included)

In 2015 we’ve explored building your own compact, budget 1080p gaming PC. Now it’s time to lower the difficulty and ramp up the power with a new DIY $750 build, a quiet gaming system that finds Nvidia and AMD joining forces to deliver an awesome balance between performance and price. What kind of …

Intel Corporation

Simple Angle Spline Cutting Jig

Woodworking

How to cut "basic" Dovetails

Quick and Easy Dovetails Cut With Hand-Tools

How to Build a Wood Vise

The Moxon twin-screw vise is useful for woodworking at all levels, from dabbler to expert.<p>There are many versions of it, but I will show you how to …

How to Build a Moxon Vise: Part 2

Continuing from part one, we’ll now build the Moxon vise step-by-step with hardware available at your local store. Remember, you can make the width …

Woodworking

Woodworking Techniques: From Basic Tips to Advanced Projects

In this series, I’ve covered tools for standardization, tools for measuring and tools for precision. Now, it’s time to bring it all together with a …

How to Use Epoxy on Wood for Repairs

How to fix rotted wood with durable epoxy.<p>In this article, we’ll show you how to mix, apply and shape epoxy wood filler to create a long-lasting …

DIY Drill Press With Rubber Band Suspension

Introduction: DIY Drill Press With Rubber Band Suspension<p>First Prize in the<br>Rubber Bands Challenge<p>View Contest<p><b>EDIT:</b> I have added the Sketchup model I …

Beautiful Inexpensive Rustic Coffee Table

Introduction: Beautiful Inexpensive Rustic Coffee Table<p>Second Prize in the<br>On a Budget Contest<p>View Contest<p>Hello fellow makers and DIYers,<p>This is a …

Toddler Benches Created from Upcycled Pallet Wood • Recyclart

After receiving one order for a custom designed toddler-size bench with a shelf on the bottom, we found ourselves with …

Furniture

Arkansas Family’s Home Raided, 7 Children Taken During Search For Legal Mineral Product

In a story that seems too strange to be a true, a family in Arkansas has had seven of their children removed by Child Protective Services following a …