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How to Remove Elmer's Craft Bond Multi-Purpose Spray Adhesive
by Mike Bakalov in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Elmer's Craft Bond Multi-Purpose Spray is an effective household adhesive used for everyday projects. Its convenient spray-on application allows for more control and even distribution of glue. Just like regular Elmer's paste, the spray glue creates a lasting bond to most common surfaces. The residue can be just as challenging to remove, but can be accomplished rather easily using an adhesive solve

How to Embed Flowers in Resin
by Matthew Steed in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Encasing items in resin is a way to preserve and showcase them in the form of a nickknack or paperweight. The process of embedding flowers into resin is a creative activity that you can teach older children. Younger children would not be able to do much more than placing the flowers and choosing the molds, but it could be fun for them as well. You can create beautiful molds of flowers embedded int

DIY Wall Mounted CD Storage
by Mahi in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Listening to music is an enjoyable pastime for most people. Regardless of the type of music you listen to, keeping your collection organized is important. There is nothing more frustrating than searching for the perfect CD only to realize you don't remember where you put it or it has been damaged because it was not in the case. To keep your collection safe and easily within reach, consider making

How to Test Yogurt for Starch With Iodine
by Sigtryggur in Hobbies, Games & Toys
A complex interconnected series of sugar molecules (saccharides) comprise starch molecules. To test for the presence of these polysaccharides (many sugar) structured starches you will need iodine. Often used as a science experiment, the iodine acts as an indicator, changing color when it combines with starches. Use this technique for yogurt, or any other substance in which you wish to find starche

WWE Raw PC Game Unlockables
by coding-style in Hobbies, Games & Toys
WWE Raw is a video game based on the World Wrestling Entertainment franchise. This game was released in 2002 for the Xbox and PC. This game allowed players to interact within the elements that makeup sports entertainment. An interesting fact about this game is that it is the last release before WWE was forced to change it's name from the long-used WWF label. Many secret additions can be unlocked w
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How to Make Bark Birdhouses
by cerebusPu in Hobbies, Games & Toys
You can build a bark birdhouse with very little time and effort and for very little expense. All you need is a glue gun, some inexpensive materials and some birch bark, which you can buy from a florist or harvest yourself for free.Difficulty:EasyInstructions Things You'll Need
32-oz. can
2 sheets birch bark
Sharp kitchen shears
2 large rubber bands
2 clothespins
Hot glue gun
How to Tie a Berkley Fireline
by Thyrius in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Berkley Fireline is an incomparably tough fishing line that gives zero stretch and offers maximum control to the serious angler. Because it's constructed from uniquely strong Micro Dyneema, Berkley Fireline can provide advantages many other lines cannot. However, it also comes with its own challenges; you have to know how to tie Berkley Fireline to get the best fishing experience.Difficulty:Modera
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How to Figure Yardage for Curtains
by Viren in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Creating your own curtains is a rewarding experience. You will have the opportunity to choose your own materials and prints. They will also be custom curtains because they will be tailored to your own style and windows. Figuring the correct amount of fabric needed for your curtains is essential to keep from purchasing too much or too little fabric. You can figure the yardage required to make your

How to Beat Someone at Mexican Train Game
by rixtertech in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Mexican Train is a domino game that can be played by anywhere from two to twelve players and a set of dominoes. Although the rules are relatively simple and easy to learn, as they just involve playing a string of dominoes that match end-to-end, solid Mexican Train strategy can take some time to develop. By taking your time and organizing your hand at the beginning of each round and taking advantag

How Do You Set Up Xbox Live Wireless?
by Pedro Varela in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Xbox is a popular game console developed by Microsoft. The console not only allows users to play single-player and multi-player games offline, but users can also sign up for an Xbox Live account and play online against people all over the world. To prevent your Xbox from hogging up your Internet modem, you can set up a wireless router and your Xbox will then be able to connect to the Internet usin
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How to Do Your Own Chaldean Numerology Chart
by The_Eclectic1 in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Most people are familiar with numerology as a predictive tool similar to astrology but using numbers instead of stars and planets. The Chaldean system is an obscure but older method of evaluating a person's birth date and name "vibrations." It was in use long before the more commonly recognized Pythagorean system, having originated sometime between the eighth and seventh centuries, B.C., in ancien

Instructions for Making Size A6 Envelopes
by Matthew in Hobbies, Games & Toys
A size A6 envelope is one of the most common envelope sizes. It is a plain, ordinary, everyday 4 3/4-inch x 6 1/2-inch envelope designed for everyday purposes. When you are tired of the ordinary and want some postage with pizazz, try making your own envelopes for every occasion. Amaze your friends and colleagues with creative and unique handmade envelopes. MaterialsArm yourself with the basic s

Directions for Making Lanyards
by Japan in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Making lanyards is a standard craft taught at summer camp. Lanyards are easy to make and make ideal stocking stuffer type of gifts. They can be used to hold a key ring, cell phone, whistle or most any small object. These days, clips which dangle from a belt loop on jeans is a popular accessory. In making your own lanyards, you can make them to color-coordinate with your wardrobe or make them in co

How to Change an Airsoft Barrel
by beginner99 in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Changing the barrel on an Airsoft rifle to make it longer or tighter will improve accuracy. Poor quality BBs will jam in a tight barrel, however. Most automatic electric guns (AEG) come with a default stock of 6.08 mm diameter. Barrels come as tight as 6.01 mm to 6.05 mm. Some manufacturers make a 6.04 mm barrel with a special coating, which increases the feet per second (FPS) by up to 10 times, o

The Best Tung Oil for Oak Refinishing
by Mcad in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Tung oil has been used for centuries as a finish for wood and for many other purposes.The Chinese used tung oil to waterproof masts and sails for their junks. The U.S. military used tung oil to coat military parts during World War II. In addition to being water resistant, tung oil resists many alkalis and acids as well. Tung oil remains flexible over time and accommodates the continuous expansion

How to Lubricate a Table Saw
by xeemzor in Hobbies, Games & Toys
A table saw allows you to make straight, accurate cuts every time, as long as the tool is properly maintained. Lubricating the table saw makes it much easier to adjust.Difficulty:Moderately EasyInstructions Things You'll Need
Safety glasses
Gloves
White lithium grease
Table saw wrench
Scrap of wood
Non-silicon paste wax
Compressed air

Unplug the table sa

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Homemade Wood Crafts for Kids
by Iceland in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Crafts are an excellent experience for children, as they spark imagination and offer you some quality time to have fun with your children by making something creative. Wood crafts are especially fun, and help kids refine motor skills as they piece projects together and decorate their crafts. There are a lot of safe wood projects kids can do that don't require cutting or hammering nails into wood a

Commercial Uses for Laser Cutters
by Demo24 in Hobbies, Games & Toys
Laser cutters are quick, accurate and silent. Controlled by computer, they can cut many materials at speeds up to 500 inches per minute. They've helped to reduce costs and improve speed of manufacturing in many different applications. TextilesSheets of fabric for clothing can be cut by laser. Lower-power lasers, under 100 watts, can cut these softer materials.
Sheet MetalCutting metal by las

How to Make Buildings From Cardboard Boxes
by itsmegb in Hobbies, Games & Toys
You can quickly create a cityscape with a handful of household materials. Whether these buildings are for a class project, stage scenery, a model railroad or for fun, there is almost no limit to the sizes and styles of buildings you can make.Difficulty:Moderately EasyInstructions Things You'll Need
Pencil and paper
Cardboard Boxes
Yardstick
Marker
Utility knife
Glue
Clothes


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