Category Archives: Dakota Busy

18″ Doll Bed

I made a bed for my daughter for her birthday using some left over scrap pine. It is designed to fit any 18″ doll. I used the design from Ana White but I made it 2″ longer because we heard it was a little tight on length with the dolls. Check out the full […]

How to paint rustic wood look

Learn how to paint a rustic wood look on metal. Products used in part 1. 3M Contour Surface Paint and Varnish Remover (9413NA): 3M Medium-Finishing Sander (9415NA): Rust-Oleum 249126 Painter’s Touch Multi Purpose Spray Paint, 12-Ounce, Flat White: Rust-Oleum 249846 Painter’s Touch Multi Purpose Spray Paint, 12-Ounce, Flat Black Primer: Products used in part 2. Allway […]

Diamond Plate Airbrushing

This project was for Diamond Edge Construction.  They requested some custom airbrushing of diamond plate on a laser cut metal sign. Some of the supplies I use: Diamond Plate Template: Paint: & Airbrush: Airbrush Cleaner: Airbrush Compressor: Learn how to airbrush diamond plate yourself! Watch the process below!

Braun Oral-B PRO 1000 Toothbrush Battery Replacement

Learn how how you can replace your old weak battery in your Braun Oral-B PRO 1000 Electric Rechargeable Toothbrush.  With some prying, soldering and persistence anybody can do it. Battery: Tools I use: Weller WESD51 Soldering Station: Brass Tip Cleaner: Solder Wick & Sucker: iFixit Toolkit: