Making Mantu (Tajik Dumplings)

Noted frequently in printed literature and across the internet, Tajik recipes are difficult to find. I aim to remedy this by providing instructions for my favorite Tajik food, courtesy of my mother-in-law. When asked about their comfort foods, many Tajiks fondly think back to mantu made by their mot…By: TasteofSarband Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring(…)


Making a Whale Toothpick Holder

I made this toothpick holder. It has three parts. To separate the color of top and bottom, I used two different wood. And I use a dowel to connect two pieces. Wood:Beech / white oakHand tool:File / coping saw / sandpaperPower tool;drill press/ bandsaw/Finish:Mineral oil There are three holes in …By: Alpaca Studio Continue Reading(…)


Making a Longboard

This summer, we decided to build our first Longboard. Jaimie had never ridden a longboard before and while Jay has been a skater for most of his life, he’d never actually built a board from scratch either. We decided it was a perfect project for us. Whether you’re a longtime longboarder or want to g…By:(…)


Making a Baby Gate for Cheap

Now that our daughter has decided she wants to climb on and over everything in our house it’s time to baby proof the stairs. There are a bunch of commercial baby gates available, but I wanted to make one to an exact size that didn’t cost too much.Here is what I used: Rigid Table Saw(…)


Two Sided PCB Making With a 3D Printer

I will try to explain the making of an isolation router type two-sided PCB with a help of a modified 3d printer.This page inspired me to use my 3d printer for PCB making. Actually, the method described on that page works well enough. If you follow the steps you probably optain a well crafted one-sid…By:(…)