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Barebones Japanese Nata Tool

Magnetic Knife Rack

Introduction: Magnetic Knife Rack<p>About: I'm Mike and I make crazy things at Instructables HQ in San Francisco. Follow me and try a few of my projects …

Woodworking

XTR Pepo Honda CBF 250 Tracker

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Custom<br>• Honda<br>• Motorcycles<p>If you have so much as a passing interest in highly engineered custom motorcycles, you’ll almost …

Frontier Stove

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Accessories<br>• Camping<br>• Gear<br>• Off Road<p>The Anevay Frontier Stove was originally developed for humanitarian aid purposes, but the …

Humanitarianism

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GrillFloss BBQ Grill Cleaning Tool

If I can't even be bothered to floss my own teeth how likely is it I'm going to floss my grill? This GrillFloss tool better be <i>reeeeal</i> easy and …

8Bitdo SN30 Pro Game Controller

8Bitdo brings back the sexy purples and gray of the original SNES with their SN30 Pro Game Controller. Packed with wireless Bluetooth, Rumble …

LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon 2017

Start saving your credits and wupiupi. LEGO is dropping a new Millennium Falcon model - a 7,500-piece behemoth of a brick freighter - on October 1, …

Model 1911 Rubber Band Gun

If we are going to defeat the enemy, we must band together! Soldiers, load your rubber! Is it emasculating to turn an M1911, a pistol some may call …

Earwax Candle Kit

Here comes the Earwax Candle Kit just when you thought you couldn't find the perfect gift for your mom. I don't know about yours but I know my mama …

Bundeze Band-it Multi-Tool Wallet

The Bundeze Band-it will help you screw it in, tighten it up, buy a 6-pack, and then pop them open to celebrate your manliness. Not only does the …

Duct Tape Engineer

Not sure knowing your way around a roll of duct tape will get you a job at NASA, but if you pair it with <i>Duct Tape Engineer</i> the knowledge could score …

Planetary Gears: How They Work

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• Engineering<br>• Films<p><i>Planetary Gears – Principles of Operation</i> is a 1953 US Army Training Film, likely created to …

Documentary: The 1988 Season with Williams F1

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>British<br>• Formula 1<br>• Racing<p>This film, called “Toys For The Boys”, is a look at the 1988 Formula One season through the eyes …

Williams F1

Handmade Repurposed File Knives

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>British<br>• Gadgets<br>• Gear<br>• Knives<p>Creek Cutler is the home of James Freakly, an English bladesmith based in North Norfolk. James …

Pelican Traveler Insulated Bottles

They're Pelican, so you know they're gonna keep your hot brews Brazilian-beach hot, and your cold drinks left-at-the-altar cold. The only question …

Toothpick Crossbow

No computer, tablet, or phone needed to <i>ping!</i> your co-workers with this slick and stealthy mini crossbow. The palm-sized launcher loads up with …

How to Build a High Power Air Cannon Out of PVC Pipe That Uses a 2″ PVC Piston

Ben Cusick (a.k.a. “NightHawkInLight“) demonstrates how to build a a high power air cannon out of PVC pipe that uses a 2″ PVC piston that Ben created …

Firewaall Makes 'Curtain Of Fire' To Heat Camp

So that’s your boring old campfire, eh? Nice tipi-fire build, brah. But check out this here FIREWALL!<p><b>OK, in all seriousness, the old-fashioned</b> …

A REALLY Petite French Workbench – “The Bill-bo”

During our recent workbench-building event at The Barn BillR opted to build two small benches instead of one large bench. This was due in great part …

Velomacchi Speedway Tool Roll

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Accessories<br>• Gear<br>• Tools<p>The Velomacchi Speedway Tool Roll has been designed specifically for motorcyclists who like to …

The Tempel Workbench

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Design<br>• Gadgets<br>• Gear<br>• Home<p>The Tempel Workbench is a bespoke unit created in the style of artisan workbenches from the 19th …

Workbenches

Build your own mack-mack

Inspired by fast-firing anti-aircraft guns<p>This past December marked the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, when nearly 400 Japanese aircraft attacked the American naval base. In the space of a few hours, the U.S. Pacific fleet was nearly destroyed. And after the assault, America invested heavily in …

Superb Resin and Wood Jewellery

Discover a collection of pendants launched by the Norwegian designer Tor Johansson, from the store ArtfulResin. A blend of wood and resin, that …

Desktop Tungsten & Aluminum Density Cube Set

Obviously the best thing to do with a Midwest Tungsten 1.5" Density Cube Set is toss the 0.33-pound aluminum one back and forth with your friend …

Woodworking Mallet From Firewood

Introduction: Woodworking Mallet From Firewood<p>The best tools are the self-made ones! In this ´ible I will teach you how to turn a log into a …

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What’s Under Your Hood?

Reading time: less than a minute.<p>Accessories<br>• Engineering<br>• Films<p><i>What’s Under Your Hood?</i> is a ’70s era instructional film that does a remarkably good job …

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Not Quite 101 Uses For An ATX Power Supply

The PC power supply has been a standard of the junk box for the last couple of decades, and will probably continue to be for the foreseeable future. …