With Instructables you can share what you make with the world, and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
Its wintertime and the wind is blowing. Make these "Wind Hooters" instead of wind chimes to add errie sounds to your yard. You can turn them off at ...
Peel off the label and cut a slot lengthwise down the bottle about 1/4 to 1/2 inch wide and about 5 inches long. You can use a 2 ...
Drill a small hole in the cap for mounting the windhooter down. I used a strip of 2 by 2 and mounted down several bottles.
Insert a screw in the hole and use this to hold down the bottle. The end of the bottle needs to be capped or it won't hoot.
Mount several bottles in a row on a 2 by 2 piece of wood. Tie down the strip on a fence, railing or pole in your yard.
The sound is best if the wind blows across the slot.. You can turn it off by twisting the slot away from the wind. Narrow slots or smaller ...
Here is a video of the sounds.
I got this idea from Plastorgan. This is a great project for the kids. Also check my webpage for more about the Windhooter.
Floating Soda Bottle Decorationby prosper58
How To Make A Recycled Soda Can Lanternby skeetshooter11
10 Unusual Uses for Baking Sodaby Paige Russell
Build a Wind Harp!by botronics
Soda Can Decorationby zavalam09
Join 2 million + to receive instant inspiration in your inbox.
Download our apps!
© 2015 Autodesk, Inc.
Enter the email associated with your account and we will send you your username and a temporary password.
Not a member? Sign Up »
Already a member? Login »
That's a pro feature!
Want to go pro?
First step is to sign up.
By clicking "Sign me up!" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.
Already a member?" Login »