Alex Cockburn
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Build Treadle Wood Lathe From Scratch.

Human Powered Lathe- Plans for a treadle-operated lathe, but the treadle can actually be applied to ANY rotary-powered project (bellows for blacksmithing, operating a sewing machine, etc).

How to Build a Trap: 15 Best Survival Traps

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PVC Blowgun Revolver - Six Shooter

Instructions for a PVC Blowgun Revolver, it's possible we could make it out of hollowed out elder. A bit more interesting than a pencil to the older kids and a lot more thought involved!

Our friends from FJ Company, specialize in performing full, frame-off restorations of the classic Japanese Toyota FJ series. Their latest masterpiece is this beautiful 1978 Land Cruiser a build they consider to be their best work to date.

Spiral Cut a Wooden Dowel Using a Table Saw

Very cool and simple technique to put a spiral in a wood dowel with a table saw.

Want to cut wine bottles?  Build this jig!

I wanted to recycle some old wine bottles into glasses and chandeliers. I have seen a lot of online tips about how to buy a jig to make the cut, san.