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here are some simple triks and preperations to become a MacGyver of your own
 
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Step 1: Tool up

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the first and formost thing to becoming a MiniMac is to get the right tools.
most things are light and cheap.

1. a plier multitool= either a gerber, leatherman or SOG multitool, the others are to cheap and break with a simple task. (i use a leatherman juice s2... the only one without a worthless quark screw.)

2. A good (pocket) knife= now i dont mean a $500 knife but a good one. buck, gerber, SOG, or Kershaw, or the traditional swiss army knife. Now a good base is to check the metel content and how solid the knife is. I have had good luck with bucks like the Pilot wich is like 13 bucks from cabelas. I say away from the swiss army beacuse they lose a edge fast, also the pocket clip on other knifes are nice.

3. random strps of metel= this is pretty much a option but i keep small allen wrenches and some strips of metel for .....lockpicking..... (dont think less of me i use it only for good) and i have some wound thin wire.

Step 2: UPGRADE pants

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Now this may be funny but ull need other pants. any cargo pants work beacuse you will need the space for comfort reasons and places to put stuff to keep it seperate. i picked up a cheap pair of shorts for 8 bucks and a pair of pants for 10 bucks
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bofthem6 years ago
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isn't this the job of the ROBOT?
yes lol actualy the job of jayro707...duh!!!
im_tux (author)  bofthem6 years ago
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im_tux (author)  DELETED_Mr_Bojangles6 years ago
what? whats wrong with it?
amartin5510 months ago
I'm stunned that grammar is the predominant complaint here...

i agree

tareko2 years ago
"...without a worthless quark screw" by im-tux.

Actualy it's a cork-screw. And, if Mac weren't such a coke sissy, he'd problably use it to open a common bottle of wine, soke some pieces of fruit (apple, peach, orange and lemon in the wine over-night. Next day he'd add half a bottle of 7Up and a pinch of cinamon.
That's how "Sangria" is made. And it all started with that tool... ;-)
Advar tareko11 months ago
Takes a while, but you can hand drill soft wood.
paperclip324 years ago
no offence,but you need to learn to type properly.i found like 12 or 13 spelling/typo errors in the whole instructable
No offence paperclip32, but I found 5 grammatical errors in your comment: missing capital letters, missing spaces and a missing full stop. I imagine these are probably just typos... ;]
I agree, though: a well written 'ible is definitely nicer and easier to read, and as bofthem says, makes for a more successful 'ble.
lol looks like you need to practice what you preach... your "OFFENCE" should be "Offense" since you wanna be so proper.. ;)~
sosumi Damiser1 year ago
"Offence"is the UK (also NZ, Australia and parts of Canada) spelling of the word. "Offense" is US English. Remember that "www" stands for "World Wide Web", not just the US. :)
inumaru5 years ago
duct tape is like the force. it has a light side and a dark side and holds the universe together.
Well hello Mythbusters fan
wheres the paperclip?
love the picture
ajmontag6 years ago
i love gerber, but benchmade is nice too!
JJrulz ajmontag4 years ago
YES! Benchmade FTW! I have a Benchmade 710 that I love, but its probably more than most people would spend lol. For people here, I would reccomend a spyderco delica. $50, and it'll last you a very long time if looked after.
espdp2 JJrulz2 years ago
Love those Spyderco's. I haven't seen one for sale for a long time.
Love gerber too have the compact sport.
How do you earn 2000 Philippine Pesos for one of those things
real work
maybe sell cold juice, I mean it is summer back here ( really hot!!! )
keep selling until I earn 2000 Pesos
hav 2 earn 2800Pesos to counteract the cost of paying for the ingredients
and cups

sell one for 25 pesos = 0.50 US$
so I need about, say...........
112 cups. 50 Pesos is to much for most people around here, 25 should do
and I only have a few weeks, so I better get going
but I still have no idea wer 2 get an assistant................
oh ya my friend is just around the block so he'll set up a separate station
so we can cover more ground

and his reward, stuff to do ( he dosn't have many stuff to do this summer )
good plan.
I have changed my mine about the Gerber. My blade recently broke on it and the pliers are now sticking. I called them and they want me to ship it in then they may or may not fix it. I think it broke do to the mystery steel used. ): I'm looking at getting the Leatherman Wave. But if you on a tight budget there is the less usful but still decent Freestyle(CX). I also carry a separate main blade(Benchmade Monochrome) and a full size Kbar for defense.
i love my leatherman wave! that thing is beast.
Thats what i keep hearing from everyone who own one. So i ordered mine a couple of days ago should be here o the 8 at the latest.(:
i have a compact sport. it's pretty good but I love my SAK more. it's smaller and wayyyy more sexier.
why is there a lot of brands of knife out there! a knife is a knife be it having pliers, a 500mW laser, or even a fully stuffed gaming PC complete with shocks, joysticks and 24mbps internet! it is still a wedge fitted with a handle (well after 10 years my kitchen knife's handle is only a piece of rubber band.........)
   I used to think that as well. However, I have became enlightened. Different knife companies make different knives, with different steels, to different standards, in different places. If all you ever used your whole life is cheap knives then you will see a huge difference if you get a higher quality one.
   You will see differences in the Edge HoldingAbility to take a finner edge, and Durability(like handles that don't break). Let me give you a good example.
    My knife, a Benchmade Monochrome, will take a decent edge and hold it. It's blade is stainless steel and will almost never have a problem with rust. However, a Opinel knife, for example, will take a razors edge, but if will rust at the thought of water because it is carbon steel. They also knife also differ in locking methods and handle materials. 
   I could go on and on for ever but I think you get it.


kuya, 10 lng po, masyado nang mahal........

ENGLISH: 10 pesos only, my friend. It is too powerful, can put a hole in my diamond-made wallet.....
 What the hell are you doing in instructables H***(personal information classified)? btw, summer's done already and I have my own multi-tool. Yes, I know you! Do you remember me? Ha**(personal information classified again) You're from CS*(you know what). I am H*****(count the no. of asterisks and you'll who) and don't tell anyone!! Or I'll @#*% you ^ (you know). You are class no. 5 in your class and you wear glasses, and you are not a banana (duhh) !!

Just joking in the banana part. 

But I still know you! Your website is http://bignclever.mine.nu and that site never gets updated! People joke around in your class that they don't understand you (like they say, "speak English"! And you have 42 classmates. You're the science type!!!!!!!!!!! 


Seriously, I know you and I will follow you around in CS* until I do nothing to you!! Nothing!!!!!!!! 

I bet you'll figure it out soon enough, and when you do tell me your YM!!!
hey, H*****, my website has been abandoned, and lets just talk about this in CS*. no problem with the y....... Its on facebook S%$@&#!. btw, this is way off topic, do not reply back here in this instructable, just pm me in Facebook or in CS*

To other readers, you know what * means......
thats about 40 dollars right?. I got it for a birthday gift.
I have the Torch 2. It is a really awesome combat knife.
techturtle24 years ago
Duct tape was invented in the vietnam war and has changed little since. back then it was stronger (hard to imagine) and sticker.
Really? Who da thunk it? wow.
Ugifer4 years ago
If you are going to break the window - cover it in duct tape first. It stops the shards flying around, is quieter and less dangerous. London housebreakers used to use brown paper and treacle in days of yore.
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