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How to Make a Fitness Tracker Tricker

This is how I made a machine to trick a fitness tracker (pedometer) into thinking you are walking without having to actually walk. It’s completely ridiculous but makes me smile.

Free planshttp://Makify.com/plans/Fitness_Tracker_Tricker_Plans.pdf

4-bar Linkage Simulatorhttp://dynref.engr.illinois.edu/aml.html

Supplies & Tools:
Table saw – http://amzn.to/2iaJmgT
Drill press – http://amzn.to/2zhhLln
Drill/driver – http://amzn.to/2x8C5Ub
Rockwell circular saw – http://amzn.to/2vHfvUs
Band saw – http://amzn.to/2vHJNa0
Miter Box – http://amzn.to/2ibUqdE
1 1/2″ forstner bit – http://amzn.to/2iV2Y8i
6-32 tap and bit – http://amzn.to/2zD8KWd
12v 60rpm motor – http://amzn.to/2ibP5mR
12v 2A power supply – http://amzn.to/2yyXxCY
Switch(es) – http://amzn.to/2AHNNHN
Mounting tape – http://amzn.to/2yAF8Fx
Epoxy – http://amzn.to/2oQs2yy
Rubber feet – http://amzn.to/2ziiYc7

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Patreon – http://patreon.com/Makify
Etsy Shop – http://Makify.etsy.com
Twitter – http://twitter.com/Makify1

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How to Make a Spinning Spice Rack

This is how I made a spice rack that spins.

Free planshttp://www.Makify.com/plans/Spinning_Spice_Rack_Plans.pdf

Related Videos:
Circle Cutting Jig – https://youtu.be/7ZWn7gvlW1s
Dremel Router Base – https://youtu.be/1xpWCpvsoEU

Supplies & Tools:
Circular saw – http://amzn.to/2xBM9tx
Band saw – http://amzn.to/2ymqHIV
Drill guide – http://amzn.to/2zhPAm9
2″ Forstner bit – http://amzn.to/2xBCNch
Drill press – http://amzn.to/2zhhLln
1 3/4″ Forstner bit – http://amzn.to/2xBju2T
Sanding drums & disks – http://amzn.to/2xAFDDf
Dremel rotary tool – http://amzn.to/2z3kSMR
Random orbit sander – http://amzn.to/2hEyeYD
Wood glue – http://amzn.to/2xVPqSX
4″ lazy susan bearing – http://amzn.to/2gfjEub
Shellac – http://amzn.to/2zj0LuW
Rubber bumpers – http://amzn.to/2ziiYc7

Makify2http://www.youtube.com/c/Makify2
Patreonhttp://patreon.com/Makify
Etsy Shophttp://Makify.etsy.com
Twitterhttp://twitter.com/Makify1

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How to Make Table Saw and Work Carts

This is how I made two wheeled carts, one for my new table saw and one to act as an outfeed table or workbench. They were cheap and easy to build.

Free Plans:
http://www.Makify.com/stuff/Saw_and_Work_Carts_Plans.pdf

Supplies & Tools:
Six 2x4s
One quarter sheet 3/4″ plywood
One quarter sheet 1/2″ plywood
2 1/2″ screws – http://amzn.to/2k0O84h
Locking casters 2″ – http://amzn.to/2xCQevO
Rockwell circular saw – http://amzn.to/2vHfvUs
Speed square – http://amzn.to/2xDplaW
Table Saw – http://amzn.to/2xI7sbC
Drill/driver – http://amzn.to/2x8C5Ub
Countersink set – http://amzn.to/2xDbmlr

Music by Joakim Karud http://youtube.com/joakimkarud

Makify2 – http://www.youtube.com/c/Makify2
Patreon – http://patreon.com/Makify
Etsy Shop – http://Makify.etsy.com
Twitter – http://twitter.com/Makify1

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How to Make a Bat House

This is how I made a four-chambered bat house for my sister.

Free Plans:
http://www.Makify.com/stuff/Bat_House_Plans.pdf

More Information on Bat Houses:
Bat House Builder’s Handbook – http://batweek.org/pdfs/make_bathouse/BHBuildersHdbk13_Online.pdf
Bat Conservation International – http://www.batcon.org/resources/getting-involved/bat-houses

Supplies & Tools:
Primer – https://www.lowes.com/pd/Valspar-Exterior-Latex-Primer-Actual-Net-Contents-32-fl-oz/3087681
Stain – http://www.homedepot.com/p/BEHR-Premium-1-qt-Deep-Base-Solid-Color-Waterproofing-Stain-and-Sealer-501304/300845942
Wood glue – http://amzn.to/2v5JlOX
Caulk – http://amzn.to/2vMymw8
Roof sealant – http://amzn.to/2vHfvUs
Rockwell circular saw – http://amzn.to/2vHfvUs
Angle gauge – http://amzn.to/2w6Hy0Q
Band saw – http://amzn.to/2vHJNa0
Pull saw – http://amzn.to/2v6m27S
Caulk gun – http://amzn.to/2vMZk6w
Drill/driver – http://amzn.to/2x8C5Ub
Countersink set – http://amzn.to/2vHozsK
Box knife – http://amzn.to/2vMOspt

Makify2 – http://www.youtube.com/c/Makify2
Patreon – http://patreon.com/Makify
Etsy Shop – http://Makify.etsy.com
Twitter – http://twitter.com/Makify1

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How to Make Fishing Rod Hangers

I made some simple wooden hangers so I could put my fishing rods on the wall.

Free Plans: http://www.Makify.com/stuff/Fish_Rod_Hangers_Plans.pdf

Supplies & Tools:
Picture Hanging Strips – http://amzn.to/2tjJB0L

How to Make a Mini Router Table – https://youtu.be/bJNTUlcGARA

Makify2 – https://www.youtube.com/c/Makify2
Patreon – http://patreon.com/Makify
Etsy Shop – http://Makify.etsy.com
Twitter – https://twitter.com/Makify1

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Stitching Pony

This is how I made a quick and easy stitching pony that can hold leather pieces while stitching or can act as a general purpose third hand to hold small projects so you can work on them with both your hands.

My knob design on Thingiverse – http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2298409

Makify2 – https://www.youtube.com/c/Makify2
Patreon – http://patreon.com/Makify
Etsy Shop – http://Makify.etsy.com
Twitter – https://twitter.com/Makify1

Stitching Pony

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T. rex Skull Lamp

I love dinosaurs so I built this T. rex skull lamp out of some reclaimed Ikea wood and black iron pipe.

Download free template here.

Supplies (following these Amazon links and buying anything helps fund this channel):
Spray adhesive – http://amzn.to/2pGDSQE
Flange – http://amzn.to/2oQdVcm
Pip – http://amzn.to/2pcBqQr
Elbow – http://amzn.to/2pGGkq6
Steel Wool – http://amzn.to/2qfufW5
White vinegar – http://amzn.to/2pcnOom
Spray lacquer – http://amzn.to/2pGDQIe
Wood screws – http://amzn.to/2ptKiS7
Aluminum bar – http://amzn.to/2oQpbWd
Wood glue – http://amzn.to/2pGlnf4
Switch – http://amzn.to/2pcoFFA
Lamp socket – http://amzn.to/2ptDi7I
Epoxy – http://amzn.to/2oQs2yy
Lamp cord (currently out of black) – http://amzn.to/2qfpOKT
Plug (similar) – http://amzn.to/2qnHPpo
Black hot glue – http://amzn.to/2pd1xqn
Felt – http://amzn.to/2qfs05e
Light bulb – http://amzn.to/2pGocN2

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