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Do it yourself 2021, July

DIY reusable mask? Material Neoprene.

DIY reusable mask? Material Neoprene.

Hello! I think many are faced with the problem of masks that are now not available in pharmacies or sell outbid for a horse price tag. I decided to share how I solved the problem. Reusable mask made of Neoprene material (available in any fabric store, the cost of the material is 20 × 1500 cm 210 rubles from which ...

"Washing without drying is a waste of money." Battle 6 fibers - domestic vs foreign

"Washing without drying is a waste of money." Battle 6 fibers - domestic vs foreign

Hello! Continuing the topic of how I take care of my car. Someone does tuning, someone travels, and I am fond of the topic of self-caring. This is my hobby So, By numerous applications, we raise the topic of fibers for drying. A small preview before the test. Drying cuso ...

Review of my self-made motorhome based on Mercedes Sprinter

Review of my self-made motorhome based on Mercedes Sprinter

Hello! About a year ago, I finished building a makeshift caravan based on a Mercedes Sprinter van (2008). In the magazine you can find all kinds of information about this, and including I laid out the full video review of the motorhome in the form of a video on YouTube. But I never got to the normal text ...

The will to live: how a man without legs built himself a Porsche

The will to live: how a man without legs built himself a Porsche

Greetings, dear readers! I devoted almost eight years of my life to medicine and worked with people who suffered from paralysis caused by various reasons (trauma, strokes, oncology). That is why, I am very interested in stories like the one that I will tell you today. Surprisingly, other ...

The first "Tesla-Cybertruck" - it is already in Russia!

The first "Tesla-Cybertruck" - it is already in Russia!

Actually, the phrase "How do you like this, Elon Musk?" should have long been banned at the legislative level. Just because they use it too often, too for no reason, too funny. But guys, in this case, we just have no other choice. So what do you say, old Elon? When ser ...

When detailing is "a joy". Putting the old Range in order

When detailing is "a joy". Putting the old Range in order

Hello! Continuing the topic of car care. Someone does tuning, someone travels, and I am fond of the topic of self-caring. This is my hobby. So, my friend Vanya came to me over the weekend in his Range Rover Sport "Hell Pepelats". The last time the car was washed at the beginning of the ...

Made a buggy to my son

Made a buggy to my son

I do not like loitering. Constant self-education and creative activity do not allow the brain to atrophy. I decided to test myself in the locksmith and conceived the project "Maksikar" named after the eldest son, who will be its owner. I have a mini-snowmobile from RM, called "Rybinka". So, so that oh ...

Squeaker for "checking" the fuel reserve.

Squeaker for "checking" the fuel reserve.

Hello! This mega-device was urgently assembled by the "order" of his wife, for her Matiz. In an "urgent order" - she had already asked for half a year))) And then yesterday I remembered again: - You constantly collect all kinds of incomprehensible things, and I asked in the winter! In general, I dropped everything, took it and put it together;) On the weekend, b ...

All the secrets of the AMBULANCE in the USA. DIY home on wheels for 100,000 rubles.

All the secrets of the AMBULANCE in the USA. DIY home on wheels for 100,000 rubles.

My friend Tikhon started a project to build a mobile home from an old van. After analyzing the local market, I suggested to him the old scheme - to look at the car at our favorite auction of broken cars. In the end, we were lucky and we pulled out not just a van for a good price, we found an ambulance that ...

Kit car: a car in a mailbox.

Kit car: a car in a mailbox.

Greetings, dear readers! Many of us have dreamed of sports cars since childhood. It all starts with my father's selection of car magazines, then computer games with races, inept tuning of the first, not racing car. The dream does not come true for everyone and often it turns out to be buried under me ...

All-terrain vehicle from the "invalid"

All-terrain vehicle from the "invalid"

I don't know if there is life on the Internet on Fridays, but I want to tell you, friends, today about the wonderful miracle I saw in the village of Porog, Onega District, Arkhangelsk Region. Today I was going through the photo archive and came across these few photographs and I immediately remembered that expedition across the Russian North ...

How much does it cost to make a motorhome? The price of building a home on wheels with your own hands on the basis of a Mercedes Sprinter

How much does it cost to make a motorhome? The price of building a home on wheels with your own hands on the basis of a Mercedes Sprinter

Yes, it didn't seem to you, the title says everything right! This is her - one of the most highly anticipated entries on my homemade motorhome project based on the Mercedes Sprinter. Today I will tell you without any secrets and riddles, listing all parts of the house and individual components, how much the building cost ...

A good way to knit wire ties

A good way to knit wire ties

Spring, as usual, came when no one was expecting it. And our whole street began to sink. In this regard, I purchased a motor pump. And to the motor pump - a bundle of hoses, both suction and outlet. In the process of collecting all this into a single whole, I discovered that, since I selected the worm clamps for the suction sl ...

The story of one piece of iron

The story of one piece of iron

Sometimes some things have a much brighter life than their owners)) The story began back in 2011, and the idea was spied on even earlier, in the internet or in a magazine, I don't remember, but I liked it very much and it was decided to bring it to life. At that time, our "Beetle-club" was a permanent member of various ...

PORSCHE 911 (993) 1/8

PORSCHE 911 (993) 1/8

Collected a rare model in a huge 1/8 scale from the POCHER company ... for a regular client who wants to complete the collection started by his father. By the way, the model is quite expensive (but a bit goofy, to be honest;). On ebee, in the region of 50 thousand r it is intact, and up to 114 thousand (without ...

As one Mexican, he blew and spat and blew everybody's brain.

As one Mexican, he blew and spat and blew everybody's brain.

Today in the next "Krutyak" there is a wonderful person, motorist, photographer, designer - Felix Hernandez. It can turn ordinary flour into snow, and PVA glue into a sea wave. He does it so that you will not notice the catch =) Wizard. For example, AUDI hired Felix to shoot an advertisement for the Audi R8 ...

Seat minivan converted into Audi put up for sale ...

Seat minivan converted into Audi put up for sale ...

Good day to all motorists! In the Netherlands, a Seat Alhambra minivan was put up for sale, the owner of which converted it into an Audi design ... When creating the car, the owner used parts from the Audi Q5, other bumpers, optics and a false radiator grille. The interior has also become different ...

Residential trailer. Final contours

Residential trailer. Final contours

Hello. Today was an important evening. Exposed the final dimensions of my caravan. On paper, one thing, but when you cook frames and see what happens, it's completely different. Today we thought and decided in two heads together with 4WD58. This is how the trailer was at the beginning of the evening. And so after a few ...

Homemade grill from a rim.

Homemade grill from a rim.

An innovative approach to different things can save you money. Take this DIY project, for example. Making your own grill is definitely cheaper than buying a new one, especially if you choose the version offered here. The rim grill is not only effective, but ...

Gas 24 based on BMW E39. Part 4.2

Gas 24 based on BMW E39. Part 4.2

From 1 part Gas 24 based on BMW E39. Part 4.1 can be summarized as follows. And before that, those who are not familiar with how the car was made, please follow these links. Gas 24 based on BMW E39. Part 1 Gas 24 based on BMW E39. Part 2 Gas 24 based on BMW E39. Part 3 What is the difference between the E39-based Volga and the Vo ...

Rivet installer

Rivet installer

We all know what a great thing threaded rivets are. In some cases, there is no alternative to them. Until a certain time, I somehow managed without them. But one fine day one wonderful car came to me, on which it was necessary to install window protection. Like this: Disassemble ...

Backlight printed circuit board in the climate control control unit

Backlight printed circuit board in the climate control control unit

I want to share a little experience in mastering a new topic for me, namely the manufacture of printed circuit boards in separate units and assemblies of a car Just to draw a board will etch the elements to solder it is easy, but to make a board according to the size of a part, taking into account all the design features, to combine holes is ...

My wife asked me to cook something for dinner, so I welded a pipe bender.

My wife asked me to cook something for dinner, so I welded a pipe bender.

Finally, I assembled a new tool - a pipe bender. The reason is simple - tired of bending a profile pipe by means of 100,500 cuts - long and crooked. It turned out to be easier to make than to buy, the problem was only with the rollers, but kind people helped. The drive was made manually, and the press was a conventional hydraulic one up to ...

ZAZ Tourist. H auxiliary p. 3/1

ZAZ Tourist. H auxiliary p. 3/1

ZAZ Tourist. H auxiliary item 3/1 "Rescue of the drowning, the work of the drowning themselves" Quote from the movie. What is the point of buying a car to drive on asphalt? Where there is asphalt, there is nothing interesting, and where it is interesting, there is no asphalt. © And this aphorism was written by the daughter of "VKontakte" About one such ...

Stand for grinder

Stand for grinder

No matter how I try to cut off a pipe or corner with a grinder, it does not always work out smoothly. More precisely, almost never. Here, in the process of making another homemade product, I freaked out - I dropped everything and decided to make a stand for the grinder. With its help, I will be able to cut exactly not only at 90 °, but also at 45 and 30, and even ...

"You can do that!" Unique homemade product from 1961 from Brest

"You can do that!" Unique homemade product from 1961 from Brest

It would seem that in 2016, all home-made cars created in the Soviet Union were found. Anyone can find a sea of ​​information about them on the Internet, articles and notes about the same machines are still being written, and we never cease to be amazed at their design and genius of creation ... Various p ...

Learning to sew. Start. Lesson 1

Learning to sew. Start. Lesson 1

Thought, thought and thought))) I decided to make a series of sewing lessons, which includes many stages of this interesting process, skill and source of income for many good and not so people)))) At one time I wanted to do paid lessons, but it will not bring I feel like a completed task ... To do something ...

Expeditionary rack for VAZ 2131. Project. Calculation. Drawing.

Expeditionary rack for VAZ 2131. Project. Calculation. Drawing.

I climbed somehow on off-road sites and admired photographs of iron monsters. On very many of them the following plot was present, the owner, where alone, and where and with friends climbed onto the roof of his monster, got up on the exp. trunk and took a selfie. In this regard, I had a question, and what kind of load ...

Finally I made myself a hydraulic press.

Finally I made myself a hydraulic press.

Hello. Tired of always begging for neighbors as it is impatient to press something. Therefore, the press must have hev))) I used a 6.5 channel for the base - I hope it will be enough for my needs. The jack is the cheapest Chinese one for 15 tons, though on the first day it went over (a piece of shavings got under the valve) and re ...

Construction of an expedition trailer named "Avoska" - the project is closed.

Construction of an expedition trailer named "Avoska" - the project is closed.

Hello. Since the rules of this site prohibit making a logbook for the trailer, I decided to make this entry, where I will collect all the records from the life of my Avoska. Avoska is a trailer that in a past life was a UAZ-8109 trailer. But due to my playful hands and sick imagination from ...

TV in the car. Or DIY tablet holder.

TV in the car. Or DIY tablet holder.

Attention! I SOLD this car. I wanted to buy a TV tuner for my car. But I thought that in the age of the Internet, any desire can be satisfied by the most ordinary tablet. In addition, there are many other pluses. And no wires! I was looking for a holder in our stores, and on Chinese sites, but Nothing fits ...

WebastoGSM. Part 4. Android - schmandroid ...

WebastoGSM. Part 4. Android - schmandroid ...

Hello! Let's continue ... Well, everything is assembled and debugged, and works like a clock. But to manually type commands in the form of SMS is somehow lazy :) Resolved, we are writing an application for Android! True, I never did this, but when it stopped us :) So, I never wrote for android, I don’t know, but something is the same ...

OLED display of automatic transmission selector position and?

OLED display of automatic transmission selector position and?

Almost two years ago I did such a thing www..ru / b / 1367175 / Now my hands have reached to start making the second version. The version differs by the display of the PRND2L selector and the input of dimensions for Toyota boxes. Here is an example of the installation of the first version: www..ru / l / 6073566 / Today I tried to assemble a stove ...

Homemade sandblasting

Homemade sandblasting

Hello dear friends! Not so long ago I made myself a sandblasting machine in haste, all not when it was to lay it out. I put a large tap for quick filling of the sand, half of the freon tank on top acts as a funnel. Very convenient! Old spark plug nozzle, water tap

Gearbox handle cover, we sew ourselves

Gearbox handle cover, we sew ourselves

Quite a simple interior detail, the overall appearance of the cabin depends on the beautiful performance of which. The first thing your eyes usually do is pick out objects that you are used to gripping: the steering wheel and gearshift lever. Next is the seat, ceiling and so on. But a person who spends a certain amount of ...

A sawing table ... a rogue product.

A sawing table ... a rogue product.

I ordered a sawing table from my grandfather from frostbite ... Makita MLT100. But the end of the year turned out to be not very simple ... a goat year, this explains a lot. The constant money-runner made me wonder if I'm really ready to pay $ 380 for a sawing table? Perhaps now, I'm definitely not ready. In general, the crisis is a ho ...

Retrospective. Isothermal container. The result exceeded expectations.

Retrospective. Isothermal container. The result exceeded expectations.

Epilogue. So the summer has passed, it was hot, even very hot. My homemade containers fully justified their existence. At the dacha, fishing and long trips, they performed their function regularly. The time spent on their production was not in vain. So far, my post in the DIY community at ...

Larger tank for diesel Patriot

Larger tank for diesel Patriot

Today we conducted the second experiment on the introduction of a left tank of increased capacity on a diesel UAZ Patriot. Before that, there was an attempt to put Bakor tanks on diesel, but they found small flaws that were promptly eliminated by the plant. Attempt number two ... When installing the tank, it is necessary to replace the w ...

Steering wheel flip (part 32)

Steering wheel flip (part 32)

The day is over. I took the details from the painting, so tomorrow I will finally assemble and if it were not for the absence of a bumper, tomorrow the car would have taken a finally assembled form. Also today I tried to remember my youth and adjust the electronics of the control panel seeker's headlight Unfortunately, it did not work out. Joy…

Dog with weapons.

Dog with weapons.

The next interesting sleeping bag was made for the hunting 80s. What does a real hunter who already have a Cruiser need? Right. A good gun and a competent dog. (the main thing is not to confuse!) Proceeding from this, the TZ was built. One part of the sleeping bag is reserved for the dog, the other for the weapon. Fine. Black ...