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Folding Lock Knife. or Is It 'locking Fold Knife'?

I've made kitchen knives, cleavers, bread knives, friction folders etc. I thought it was about time I stepped it up and tried making a proper folding knife.It was fiddly and a bit troublesome and there are things I'd have done differently, but I got there in the end. It folds, it locks. Here's ho...
By: LaurenceB23

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Tripod Pour Over Coffee Stand

Ever since I used my parents' Chemex, I've been obsessed with brewing coffee. Experimenting with different methods for making coffee has become a hobby of mine. I have a miniature french press and a hand grinder, but while at college I missed the deep flavor and low acidic taste of pour over coffee....
By: EammonL

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Binary Wrist Watch

I've always been fascinated by both interesting ways of telling the time and binary code. It's amazing the amount of information can be stored in simple ON/OFF signals. I knew I wanted a new wrist watch so why not combine binary code with a wrist watch, and do it as an awesome DIY project?This is th...
By: Sverd Industries

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Stuffed Flank Steak Porchetta

This is an easy full flavored grill dish. Inspired by a pork porchetta, the stuff flank steak incorporates prosciutto, spinach, goat cheese, roasted red peppers, salt and pepper. Some could claim this is a complete meal with protein, vegetables, and dairy. A typical porchetta is a savoury, fatty, an...
By: JonM19

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Nunchuck Controlled Telescope Focuser

If you ever tried using your telescope at relatively high magnifications (150x) you probably have noticed how manually adjusting your telescope focuser may result in being a truly pain in the neck.This is because even the slighter adjustment you can achieve by hand is sufficient to let your telescop...
By: mmaarrccoo

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Making an Upcycled Clothes Drying Rack

I am making an upcycled clothed drying rack for my sustainable design class. We are allowed to use the school's wood shop, and they have scrap wood up for grabs, so, my design depended on what scrap wood I could find. I decided to make a clothes drying rack using recycled wood from the scrap bi...
By: sjollymour

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Bride and Groom Clothespin Favor

It's wedding season! Make your own sweet little wedding favors or guest name card holders on the cheap. I've made these for my friend's throwback wedding, and yes, I guess I'm cheap! ;) Paint a clothespin as the bride on one side, the groom on the other, then pinch it to cause them to make out. Ah, ...
By: attosa

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