How to make a log bench with HIDDEN storage!

Hey! I’m Bob and I like to make stuff! Today we’re gonna turn this log into a bench; with hidden storage. Today we’re gonna do something a little bit different. I don’t really know how this is gonna turn out. This is a piece of wood that my grandfather gave me before he passed and […]

How to Use the Jeweller’s Micro-Flame Butane Torch

Go to Beadaholique.com for all of your beading supplies needs! Hi. This is Julie with Beadaholique.com. Today we’re going to do a product demo of the Mirco-Flame Torch. This is great for using in various jewelry projects including resin making when you want to get the bubbles out, soldering, jewelry casting wax working, metal sculpting […]

Making an ARC Welder – Part 1 of 2

When I burned up the wires on my first Metal Melter, I decided to turn the transformer core into a stick welder. But one transformer wasn’t enough to actually make it weld anything. In this project we’ll be modifying 2 microwave transformers, because more transformers means more power. For this project I scavenged parts from […]

How to Make The Metal Melter

In a previous video I used a modified Microwave Oven Transformer as an electrical metal melter. In this video you’ll learn step by step how it was made, and what I’m using it for now. In a previous project, I found an old microwave in a dumpster and hacked it open to see what components […]

How to Make a Pair of Cuff Links

Go to www.beadaholique.com to purchase beading supplies and to get design ideas! Hi this is Julie for Beadaholique.com and I’m gonna show you how to make a cufflink that looks like it’s been enameled this is one of my favorite projects I’ve done in a long time. I have this cufflink bezel which is this […]

3 inventive lighting projects using LED strips

LED strips. Incredibly useful if you know what you’re going to do with them. Chances are though you’ll buy some and end up just sticking them to a wall or something which would be a bit boring and that’s a shame as you can be really quite creative with what you do with them. So […]

The Scariac (Poor Mans Variable Power Controller)

Mixing water with electricity is typically discouraged, and for good reason, but in this project we’re pumping electricity into water, and a bit of drain cleaner to create a poor mans power controller. You might have heard of a Variac. This is the Scariac. In a couple of other projects, we fashioned a homemade stick […]

Make a Spot Welder for Cheap!!

A typical resistance spot welder like this can range in price from around $200 to over $800! That’s a little out of my price range, so for this project let’s make this one from common materials, and for just a few bucks! This modified transformer is the heart of the Spot Welder, and you might […]

Battery Spot Welder (CD Welder) || DIY or Buy

In a previous project video I showed you how to create a battery pack out of 18650 lithium ion batteries. Back, then I utilized a rather riskier and not recommended methods of connecting the battery cells together. By soldering the nickel strips directly to them. This can be dangerous because you heat up the battery […]

DIYTuning Forks – Weekend Welding Warrior Project

Here’s something you can do at home. It’s fun to play with. It’s amusing. You make a tuning fork. This one has been made from the upper part of the lock a padlock and they come in different lengths for like bicycle locks. That will make them different pitches. All you do carefully weld a […]