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  • Honda Civic Micro Camper/utility Trailer

    epic transformation, awesome!

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  • jimmcneil2 commented on tomatoskins's instructable Table Saw Disc Sander3 months ago
    Table Saw Disc Sander

    this guy used more skills making this than someone who just said "well i'll just cut out a piece of plywood"my father ran the model shop at Harvard observatory, he was working on a piece for NASA and one of his machinists suggested using a "tire rim" as the hub for the equipment they were building, my father told him"we're the model shop at "Harvard Observatory", we build one of a kind things for government agencies and you expect me to go to NASA and tell them we're using a tire rim for their multi million dollar project? we'll never get another contract from NASA or anyone else, ever again."my father would hire this guy

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  • Modern Platform Bed // Hand Tools + Framing Lumber

    i made 5 of these 4 years ago and got the inspiration from cardboard box separators, i needed a bed and didn't feel like buying one and one of the boxes i used to move had one of them in it and a light went off in my head, i made it from 1/2 birch plywood because i wanted to be able to break it down within 5 min and move it if i had to and it will hold about 2000 lbls because it distributes the weight evenly, i no sooner finished when my brother asked for 2 king size ones for his house and camp and my sister wanted a queen size and a friend of her's wanted one, she had cats so i cut mouse holes into the plywood so her cats would have a place to chill,the woman recently had a fall in her apartment and the firemen who showed up noticed it and thought it was such a great design that he wa...

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    i made 5 of these 4 years ago and got the inspiration from cardboard box separators, i needed a bed and didn't feel like buying one and one of the boxes i used to move had one of them in it and a light went off in my head, i made it from 1/2 birch plywood because i wanted to be able to break it down within 5 min and move it if i had to and it will hold about 2000 lbls because it distributes the weight evenly, i no sooner finished when my brother asked for 2 king size ones for his house and camp and my sister wanted a queen size and a friend of her's wanted one, she had cats so i cut mouse holes into the plywood so her cats would have a place to chill,the woman recently had a fall in her apartment and the firemen who showed up noticed it and thought it was such a great design that he was going to build himself one. i made my grandson one last year and my daughter and son in law want a king size one. takes me about an hour to knock one out

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  • DIY Solar Water Distiller! - Simple Solar Water Distilling - Easy DIY (for Survival/SHTF)

    ok i have to ask, does it work with piss?if you put a small hole in the bottom of the top bottle will it drain into a cup?

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  • jimmcneil2 commented on DIY Andrea's instructable Telephone Box K2 (Full Size)10 months ago
    Telephone Box K2 (Full Size)

    that is so awesome. my daughter and son in law are opening a small restaurant one of these would look great in, i hope i'm up for the challange

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  • jimmcneil2 commented on X_Steven_X76's instructable How to Make a Blue Jay Bird Feeder 11 months ago
    How to Make a Blue Jay Bird Feeder

    birds are not snowflakes, they know life doesnt come with safe spaces

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  • jimmcneil2 made the instructable Teardrop Trailer Aluminum1 year ago
    Teardrop Trailer Aluminum

    vary nice work, I built mine in 2014 and have slept in for a total of 3 months + in temperature's ranging from high 90's in the middle of summer in Alabama to the low 30's in rest areas in Pennsylvania in the middle of winter with snow on the ground and never had a bad nights sleep plus you must have found out by now that the aluminum reflects the sunlight and the inside never get to hot and keeps the interior comfortable on the hottest days, an electric blanket running off the 1000W inverter makes cozy in the cold, here are a couple of pics on a test drive at 90% complete

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  • Small Cat Hammocks - Home or Shelter Use

    that's awesome but my cat will be looking for the box it came in or the computer screen in back of it

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