Instructables: exploring - home - homesteading http://www.instructables.com Sun, 10 Dec 2017 21:11:14 PST BLOX v1.01 Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-8/
Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/LAT0/JA36L5EN/FUPLAT0JA36L5EN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/LAT0/JA36L5EN/FUPLAT0JA36L5EN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/LAT0/JA36L5EN/FUPLAT0JA36L5EN.SMALL.jpg Fell2 Here's a coffee table that might look a bit different than most. Just an idea. Cutting and Fitting Cut all the aluminum square tube pieces with a chop saw and seeing how the oak pieces will fit Wood Stain Tig welded all the aluminum joints and cut the oak pieces. Added tabs to support the woo...
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Sat, 18 Nov 2017 10:52:45 PST
How to Collect Honey From Beehives http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Collect-Honey-From-Beehives/
How to Collect Honey From Beehives - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/CTJ3/J9YJD6KD/F8SCTJ3J9YJD6KD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/CTJ3/J9YJD6KD/F8SCTJ3J9YJD6KD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/CTJ3/J9YJD6KD/F8SCTJ3J9YJD6KD.SMALL.jpg John deCaux This guide will show you how to collect frames filled with honey from beehives. Start by Slowly Lifting the Lid of the Beehive. Remove and place next to the hive.If there's honeycomb on the lid place upside down.Remove any covers from the frames. Apply Smoke to the Hive. Using a BeekeepingClaw...
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 23:36:40 PST
Distressed Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Distressed-Coffee-Table/
Distressed Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/1HZD/J9OWMOIG/FXW1HZDJ9OWMOIG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/1HZD/J9OWMOIG/FXW1HZDJ9OWMOIG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/1HZD/J9OWMOIG/FXW1HZDJ9OWMOIG.SMALL.jpg dfsixstring1968 I am making 36" x 48" x 16" coffee table. The bottom half is pine, top half is reclaimed walnut flooring - approximately 100 years old. A resaw effect was done but most of the aging was natural to the pieces. Wood needed: (1) 4/8 sheet of quality 1/2" plywood. (4) 2x4x8 pine. (1) 4x4x8 pine. Fo...
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Tue, 7 Nov 2017 10:29:10 PST
The 16 Brick Rocket Stove - Quick (30 Second) Build - Easy DIY - Simple Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/The-16-Brick-Rocket-Stove-Quick-30-Second-Build-Ea/
The 16 Brick Rocket Stove - Quick (30 Second) Build - Easy DIY - Simple Instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F59/OGSW/J9JFRW36/F59OGSWJ9JFRW36.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F59/OGSW/J9JFRW36/F59OGSWJ9JFRW36.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F59/OGSW/J9JFRW36/F59OGSWJ9JFRW36.SMALL.jpg desertsun02 in this instructable i'll show you how to quickly and easily make the 16 brick rocket stove. Watch Video... 55 Second Video ~ W/30 Sec. Build! This is a "to the point" video showing how to construct the basic "16 brick" rocket stove. full instructions with "burn footage" in under a minute! Rea...
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Sun, 5 Nov 2017 11:01:49 PST
Candle Powered (Stoneware) Air Heater! -w/fan! - DIY Ceramic Space Heater! - 293F+ http://www.instructables.com/id/Candle-Powered-Stoneware-Air-Heater-wfan-DIY-Ceram/
Candle Powered (Stoneware) Air Heater! -w/fan! - DIY Ceramic Space Heater! - 293F+ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/3331/J9JFRYWJ/FCS3331J9JFRYWJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/3331/J9JFRYWJ/FCS3331J9JFRYWJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/3331/J9JFRYWJ/FCS3331J9JFRYWJ.SMALL.jpg desertsun02 in this instructable i'll show you to put together a simple stoneware air heater Watch the Instructional Video... Read the Description... Candle Powered "Stoneware" Air Heater. DIY Homemade "Stoneware" Air Heater is made with bricks, an old crock-pot and a fan. Heats up very quickly and produ...
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Sun, 5 Nov 2017 07:16:55 PST
Steel Can Heater/Stove! the 'Cotton Ball' Heater/stove! - Easy DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-Can-HeaterStove-the-Cotton-Ball-Heaterstove-/
Steel Can Heater/Stove! the 'Cotton Ball' Heater/stove! - Easy DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/PLJN/J9JFN88R/F5VPLJNJ9JFN88R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/PLJN/J9JFN88R/F5VPLJNJ9JFN88R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/PLJN/J9JFN88R/F5VPLJNJ9JFN88R.SMALL.jpg desertsun02 in this instructable i'll show how to make a heater/stove out of a couple of small metal cans and some cotton balls Watch the Instructional Video... Read Description... Homemade Steel Can Heater/Stove! The "Cotton Ball" heater/stove!. Easy DIY. lots of heat. cooks great. items needed: two sm...
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Fri, 3 Nov 2017 08:42:43 PDT
Coat Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Coat-Hanger-1/
Coat Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/U444/J9IR84VN/FGHU444J9IR84VN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/U444/J9IR84VN/FGHU444J9IR84VN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/U444/J9IR84VN/FGHU444J9IR84VN.SMALL.jpg JohnnyIce Got some scrap lumber from a construction site down the street. Bought a few hooks from the local hardware store. Kreg Jig'd it all together. White washed using a 50/50 paint/water mix following the grain, then wiping it with paper towel using the same technique. The shoe box was made out of lumber ...
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Thu, 2 Nov 2017 12:22:26 PDT
The (3 Block) Rocket Stove! - Concrete Rocket Stove - (and Smoker Too!) - Super Easy DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/The-3-Block-Rocket-Stove-Concrete-Rocket-Stove-and/
The (3 Block) Rocket Stove! - Concrete Rocket Stove - (and Smoker Too!) - Super Easy DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/HDGQ/J9IR9NK2/F2FHDGQJ9IR9NK2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/HDGQ/J9IR9NK2/F2FHDGQJ9IR9NK2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/HDGQ/J9IR9NK2/F2FHDGQJ9IR9NK2.SMALL.jpg desertsun02 super easy 3 block stove Watch the Instructional Video... Read Description... The "3 Block" Rocket Stove. Simple Rocket Stove (and smoker stove) Super Easy DIY. full instructions. cost of materials $4.00. all you need is an "A" Block and Two "half" Blocks. wind and rain resistant. cooks/smoke...
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Thu, 2 Nov 2017 11:39:24 PDT
COCKROACH TRAP http://www.instructables.com/id/COCKROACH-TRAP-1/
COCKROACH TRAP - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/7IC3/J9EHBCFZ/FH77IC3J9EHBCFZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/7IC3/J9EHBCFZ/FH77IC3J9EHBCFZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/7IC3/J9EHBCFZ/FH77IC3J9EHBCFZ.SMALL.jpg madhusudhann987 home made cockroach trap Step 1: Materials Required A BOTTLEA BLADE VASELINE Step 2: Cut the Bottle in to Two Halfs Step 3: Apply the VASELINE Gently Inside the Bottle So That the Cockroach Will Trap to the VASELINE Step 4: The Applied VASELINE Will Be As Shown Above Step 5: Take An...
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Thu, 2 Nov 2017 05:28:29 PDT
Accessible People Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Accessible-People-Trailer/
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Wed, 1 Nov 2017 09:58:50 PDT
Homemade Water Distiller! - the Deluxe (Stainless Steel) Pure Water Still! - Easy DIY | Full Instr. http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Water-Distiller-the-Deluxe-Stainless-Stee/
Homemade Water Distiller! - the Deluxe (Stainless Steel) Pure Water Still! - Easy DIY | Full Instr. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/1GTR/J8YRPXS7/FQK1GTRJ8YRPXS7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/1GTR/J8YRPXS7/FQK1GTRJ8YRPXS7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/1GTR/J8YRPXS7/FQK1GTRJ8YRPXS7.SMALL.jpg desertsun02 Homemade Water Distiller! - The Deluxe (Stainless Steel) Pure Water Still! - Easy DIY | Full Instr. Watch the Instructional Video... Read the Description... Homemade Water Distiller! The Deluxe "Stainless Steel" Pure Water Still! Easy DIY. Distills all types of Dirty-water/Salt-water to a cle...
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Mon, 23 Oct 2017 10:39:34 PDT
Emergency Hurricane Roof Reinforcement http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Hurricane-Roof-Reinforcement/
Emergency Hurricane Roof Reinforcement - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/KS5P/J7QGJ7F0/F2AKS5PJ7QGJ7F0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/KS5P/J7QGJ7F0/F2AKS5PJ7QGJ7F0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/KS5P/J7QGJ7F0/F2AKS5PJ7QGJ7F0.SMALL.jpg RobertWan86 If you face a hurricane approaching with little warning, here is a solution to hold your roof in place. The approach here is for houses that are have a sound wall structure but have a badly secured roof or one with overhangs that can catch the wind. Taking the steps outlined here can reduce the upwa...
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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 07:57:50 PDT
Refuerzo De Techo De Huracán De Emergencia http://www.instructables.com/id/Refuerzo-De-Techo-De-Huracán-De-Emergencia/
Refuerzo De Techo De Huracán De Emergencia - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/67TE/J7QGJMVW/FXX67TEJ7QGJMVW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/67TE/J7QGJMVW/FXX67TEJ7QGJMVW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/67TE/J7QGJMVW/FXX67TEJ7QGJMVW.SMALL.jpg RobertWan86 Si usted hace frente a un huracán que se acerca con poca advertencia, aquí está una solución para sostener su azotea en el lugar. El enfoque aquí es para las casas que tienen una estructura de pared de sonido, pero tienen un techo mal asegurado o uno con salientes que pueden atrapar el viento. Tomar...
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Sun, 17 Sep 2017 11:10:18 PDT
Remove Rebar From Ground Easy As Archimedes. http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Rebar-From-Ground-Easy-As-Archimedes/
Remove Rebar From Ground Easy As Archimedes. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/BJC4/J70QNDW8/F5IBJC4J70QNDW8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/BJC4/J70QNDW8/F5IBJC4J70QNDW8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/BJC4/J70QNDW8/F5IBJC4J70QNDW8.SMALL.jpg old_alex I have an old garden that is now shadowed by trees. The 5x5 ties around it are held in place by 2ft rebar. Now that I am building a shed I want to remove it. Using just a chain, quicklink pry bar and a rock it is easy. Using some old school Physics. This method works in tight quarters, the fulcrum i...
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Sun, 3 Sep 2017 10:02:35 PDT
Easy to Locate Lot Line Markers http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-Locate-Lot-Line-Markers/
Easy to Locate Lot Line Markers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/VVQG/J6MG5SMT/F0GVVQGJ6MG5SMT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/VVQG/J6MG5SMT/F0GVVQGJ6MG5SMT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/VVQG/J6MG5SMT/F0GVVQGJ6MG5SMT.SMALL.jpg old_alex When I built my house almost 30 years ago I had one granite marker put in and the property was staked out. Before I moved in my neighbor removed the stakes, a criminal act, I know it was him because he admitted it 28 years later. This guy is just one of those miserable types: mows his grass from the...
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Wed, 23 Aug 2017 10:04:07 PDT
PVC SLIDING DOOR http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-SLIDING-DOOR/
PVC SLIDING DOOR - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/MUQ8/J6MG7J3A/FG4MUQ8J6MG7J3A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/MUQ8/J6MG7J3A/FG4MUQ8J6MG7J3A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/MUQ8/J6MG7J3A/FG4MUQ8J6MG7J3A.SMALL.jpg nil123-3 INTRODUCTION :- PVC(Polyvinyl chloride) pipe is a cheap,durable and reliable and it has a good resistance of corrosion and water.The most valuable thing for choosing PVC is it's light weight.PVC widely used in garden watering plumbing and water pipeline . So i decided to use it for door making.I'm t...
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Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:23:56 PDT
Repairing Stripped Cabinet Hinges http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-Stripped-Cabinet-Hinges/
Repairing Stripped Cabinet Hinges - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/ZFRW/J6CG7CEW/FI4ZFRWJ6CG7CEW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/ZFRW/J6CG7CEW/FI4ZFRWJ6CG7CEW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/ZFRW/J6CG7CEW/FI4ZFRWJ6CG7CEW.SMALL.jpg jchavis2 After searching the web, I couldn't find a simple solution to repairing the stripped screws on our crappy particle board cabinets in the kitchen. Many forums said to use a wood dowel with a hole drilled in, but then you have the potential risk of splitting if you get the grain wrong. Alternatively, ...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:22:24 PDT
Paper + Grass Clippings Fuel Briquettes http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Grass-Clippings-Fuel-Briquettes/
Paper + Grass Clippings Fuel Briquettes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/X4LG/J6748Z0U/FMZX4LGJ6748Z0U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/X4LG/J6748Z0U/FMZX4LGJ6748Z0U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/X4LG/J6748Z0U/FMZX4LGJ6748Z0U.SMALL.jpg Waldemar Sha This instructable is third in these series, and I recommend to go the first one for more detailed information on these projects:Paper + Wood Shavings Fuel BriquettesIn the second instructable I'm showing how I made fuel briquettes using combination of paper and sunflower seed husk:Paper + Sunflower ...
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Sun, 13 Aug 2017 21:53:44 PDT
Off Grid Growing http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-Grid-Growing/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/OEAC/J6B0N8SA/F05OEACJ6B0N8SA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/OEAC/J6B0N8SA/F05OEACJ6B0N8SA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/OEAC/J6B0N8SA/F05OEACJ6B0N8SA.SMALL.jpg NathanR90 Describe your collection here... VERTICAL VEGETABLES: "Grow Up" in a Small Garden and Confound the Cats! Rooting Plant Cuttings Build a Vertical Aquaponic Veggie & Fish Farm for Small Yards & Houses Upside-Down Hanging Self-Watering Earth-Filled Box! Fish Pond From Tractor (or Car)...
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Sun, 13 Aug 2017 17:53:04 PDT
Paper + Sunflower Seed Husk Fuel Briquettes http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Sunflower-Seed-Husk-Fuel-Brickets/
Paper + Sunflower Seed Husk Fuel Briquettes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/P2GA/J66Q8GZ6/F9JP2GAJ66Q8GZ6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/P2GA/J66Q8GZ6/F9JP2GAJ66Q8GZ6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/P2GA/J66Q8GZ6/F9JP2GAJ66Q8GZ6.SMALL.jpg Waldemar Sha This instructable is a direct continuation of this one, so I recomend to go there and read atleast read the intro part, because I'm too lazy to copy it here.Basicaly it's about making fire/fuel briquettes by compressing mix of paper pulp and sunflower seed husk, so without further ado... If you ...
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Thu, 10 Aug 2017 12:18:52 PDT
Paper + Wood Shavings Fuel Briquettes http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Wood-Shavings-Fire-Brickets/
Paper + Wood Shavings Fuel Briquettes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/SX2P/J654Q8D8/F1ZSX2PJ654Q8D8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/SX2P/J654Q8D8/F1ZSX2PJ654Q8D8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/SX2P/J654Q8D8/F1ZSX2PJ654Q8D8.SMALL.jpg Waldemar Sha You've probably heard of fire briquettes made from compressed mix of paper pulp and sawdust (or solely paper), If you don't, go look it on YouTube or... pretty much anywhere. Although paper-sawdust combination, probably works the best, there's another waste materials that can be turned into fuel thi...
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Thu, 10 Aug 2017 09:53:18 PDT
Design and Build a Tiny House http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-Build-a-Tiny-House/
Design and Build a Tiny House - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F93/WJCX/J5MQP6DR/F93WJCXJ5MQP6DR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F93/WJCX/J5MQP6DR/F93WJCXJ5MQP6DR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F93/WJCX/J5MQP6DR/F93WJCXJ5MQP6DR.SMALL.jpg lukeg22woo EDIT 1:Several people have asked about seeing more finished product / exterior pictures in the comments. I'm posting pictures of my adventures with the house every few days on Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/floshack/@floshack----------------------------------------------------------------------...
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Sat, 29 Jul 2017 20:49:58 PDT
Make a Cheese Cave From a Mini Fridge! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Cheese-Cave-From-a-Mini-Fridge/
Make a Cheese Cave From a Mini Fridge! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/B4IP/J4G54EKY/FE4B4IPJ4G54EKY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/B4IP/J4G54EKY/FE4B4IPJ4G54EKY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/B4IP/J4G54EKY/FE4B4IPJ4G54EKY.SMALL.jpg ash_doge As someone who loves cheese and loves making things, it was only a matter of time until I tackled the art of cheesemaking. Last year I learned to make mozzarella and I loved it so much I decided to up my game and try to make aged cheese! This posed a singular problem: I don't have anywhere to age...
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Thu, 29 Jun 2017 06:00:29 PDT
Rocking Chair for Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocking-Chair-for-Garden/
Rocking Chair for Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/A8FU/J44FRW5C/F9FA8FUJ44FRW5C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/A8FU/J44FRW5C/F9FA8FUJ44FRW5C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/A8FU/J44FRW5C/F9FA8FUJ44FRW5C.SMALL.jpg JānisK28 Its a very good rocking chair for garden or cottage.But only then you make it by do it yourself. If you have to pay someone for it, it will be too expensive. Not to mention the fact that in the garden or near the summer cottage will like such a few and more Blueprint Attach blueprint to Plywood 2...
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:34:05 PDT
Raspberry Pi Domotica - SecuHome http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Domotica-SecuHome/
Raspberry Pi Domotica - SecuHome - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/2ZTS/J3YQD8CZ/FTU2ZTSJ3YQD8CZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/2ZTS/J3YQD8CZ/FTU2ZTSJ3YQD8CZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/2ZTS/J3YQD8CZ/FTU2ZTSJ3YQD8CZ.SMALL.jpg Arno Van Nieuwenhove Hello everybody, welcome on instructables!I made a domotica system for a school assignment in the direction NMCT at Howest Kortrijk. I called my project SecuHome. I want to combine a sort of security when the people are away in there house. The assignment was to make something that it looks that som...
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Sun, 18 Jun 2017 20:31:39 PDT
Green Solar Powered Water Barrel Version 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Green-Solar-Water-Barrel-Version-2/
Green Solar Powered Water Barrel Version 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/NZ7L/J3KF9TY4/FGNNZ7LJ3KF9TY4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/NZ7L/J3KF9TY4/FGNNZ7LJ3KF9TY4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/NZ7L/J3KF9TY4/FGNNZ7LJ3KF9TY4.SMALL.jpg damoelld I am back after my first version of solar powered water tank https://www.instructables.com/id/Green-Solar-Powe.... .I moved and lost the convenience of my previous system but I have plans for a larger garden this time. The new owners of the house and water system absolutely love it! I decided to rep...
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Mon, 5 Jun 2017 22:02:22 PDT
Building a Privacy Burm for Free http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Privacy-Burm-for-Free/
Building a Privacy Burm for Free - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/81QB/J3AF5Y17/FB681QBJ3AF5Y17.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/81QB/J3AF5Y17/FB681QBJ3AF5Y17.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/81QB/J3AF5Y17/FB681QBJ3AF5Y17.SMALL.jpg cbissett After years of living next to an empty lot construction began this month. My main concern being visual and aesthetic I decided to build a burm. I couldn't find good information about building one so had an idea that has been working great. The Structure To gain body and prevent premature shrinkin...
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Mon, 29 May 2017 18:31:39 PDT
Homestead Off Grid http://www.instructables.com/id/Homestead-Off-Grid/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/2OKU/J2QEZ3WH/FU72OKUJ2QEZ3WH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/2OKU/J2QEZ3WH/FU72OKUJ2QEZ3WH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/2OKU/J2QEZ3WH/FU72OKUJ2QEZ3WH.SMALL.jpg headsails Living off grid on 5 acres. House construction, buildings, gardening, farming, off grid energy systems, raising animals, food, crafts, making soaps, salves, balms, deodorant, cleaning agents, etc. We need a "Lindsey's Technical Books" how-to site. null null null null null null...
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Tue, 16 May 2017 14:07:53 PDT
Wireless Backyard Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Backyard-Light/
Wireless Backyard Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/2AZI/J2GEWCYL/FTG2AZIJ2GEWCYL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/2AZI/J2GEWCYL/FTG2AZIJ2GEWCYL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/2AZI/J2GEWCYL/FTG2AZIJ2GEWCYL.SMALL.jpg baker519 I wanted a light in my backyard that could be turned on and off from either the back door or from an out building, I could have run about 150 foot wire for a 3-way switch or I could come up with an off the grid remote switching light. I chose the later because I had not done it before.First I gather...
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Mon, 8 May 2017 18:27:46 PDT
Katadyn Pocket Water Purifier User Guide - Prepping for Disruptive Events http://www.instructables.com/id/Katadyn-Pocket-Water-Purifier-User-Guide-Prepping-/
Katadyn Pocket Water Purifier User Guide - Prepping for Disruptive Events - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/9701/J0X56PJ1/FRZ9701J0X56PJ1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/9701/J0X56PJ1/FRZ9701J0X56PJ1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/9701/J0X56PJ1/FRZ9701J0X56PJ1.SMALL.jpg drcowinj Effective against microorganismsManual pumpSuitable for small groups up to 3 people For solo use Suitable for extremely dirty water Suitable for clear water Suitable for cloudy waterFor more frequent use For daily or very frequent use Lightweight and portable for on-the-go adventures Unpack Your ...
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Sat, 1 Apr 2017 15:50:15 PDT
Long Term Water Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Term-Water-Storage/
Long Term Water Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/RRL6/J0IEEZL8/FA8RRL6J0IEEZL8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/RRL6/J0IEEZL8/FA8RRL6J0IEEZL8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/RRL6/J0IEEZL8/FA8RRL6J0IEEZL8.SMALL.jpg drcowinj The first thing off the shelves in the advent and aftermath of a disruptive event is bottled water. Clean water must be part of your family’s emergency preparedness plans.Recommendation for drinking and cooking water per person per month: Drinking: 15 gallons of clean water for drinking per person p...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:37:44 PDT
The Best Lofted Bed There Is http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Best-Lofted-Bed-There-Is/
The Best Lofted Bed There Is - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/8502/IZ6C0N55/FKW8502IZ6C0N55.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/8502/IZ6C0N55/FKW8502IZ6C0N55.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/8502/IZ6C0N55/FKW8502IZ6C0N55.SMALL.jpg paulafrances I am an artist living in San Francisco. When I moved here almost two years ago, I was worried about so many things that come with the San Francisco city life - affording rent, parking tickets, laundry, June gloom, dodging actual shit, etc. Above all, I was concerned about my artistic practice. I mov...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:49:44 PST
Extracting Honey on the Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Extracting-Honey-on-the-Cheap/
Extracting Honey on the Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/FKFL/IYKFYZTA/F92FKFLIYKFYZTA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/FKFL/IYKFYZTA/F92FKFLIYKFYZTA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/FKFL/IYKFYZTA/F92FKFLIYKFYZTA.SMALL.jpg jcharleb This instructable will tell you how to harvest your honey without spending a lot of money. Step one. Get some bees and have them die. So I decide to try my hand at bee keeping. I bought a hive and some bees. Made sure they had plenty of flowers and water to feed on, treated them for mites as ...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 06:19:53 PST
Jeans Cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeans-Cushion/
Jeans Cushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/L9RR/IYGFVMA6/FDGL9RRIYGFVMA6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/L9RR/IYGFVMA6/FDGL9RRIYGFVMA6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/L9RR/IYGFVMA6/FDGL9RRIYGFVMA6.SMALL.jpg SrishtiV Being short is not always bad. Looking on the positive side I can always get trousers cutouts after length alteration. After having so many cutouts at home I thought of making something out of it. In this section, I am presenting one of the things I have made from different colored jeans cutouts.Mat...
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 23:23:19 PST
Wood Shavings into Light Fire Brickets "No Water Soaking Method" (experiment) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Shavings-Into-Light-Fire-Brickets-No-Water-So/
Wood Shavings into Light Fire Brickets "No Water Soaking Method" (experiment) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/TEYW/IYAN2K0L/FCFTEYWIYAN2K0L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/TEYW/IYAN2K0L/FCFTEYWIYAN2K0L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/TEYW/IYAN2K0L/FCFTEYWIYAN2K0L.SMALL.jpg Waldemar Sha I'm not that much of a woodworker but still I've manged to collect some quantity of wood shavings during the Winter season. If it was Summer I would probably tried to make fuel brickets from them in more conventional way: by mixing with shredded paper, soaking in weter and drying under the Sun after...
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Wed, 25 Jan 2017 05:31:18 PST
6.3 kiloWatt Ground Mount Home Solar Array http://www.instructables.com/id/63-KW-Ground-Mount-Home-Solar-Array/
6.3 kiloWatt Ground Mount Home Solar Array - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/5LKW/IYAMT5S9/FKC5LKWIYAMT5S9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/5LKW/IYAMT5S9/FKC5LKWIYAMT5S9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/5LKW/IYAMT5S9/FKC5LKWIYAMT5S9.SMALL.jpg kwinana For several years, I have toyed with the idea of installing my own solar array. In that time, I have done a lot of reading and research. I have eyed systems on Amazon, Wholesalesolar, and Ecodirect. I finally purchased 4 panels after getting bids from several places and installed them on my roof. Th...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:40:58 PST
PipeDreams http://www.instructables.com/id/PipeDreams/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/B67R/IY4Q74LT/F69B67RIY4Q74LT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/B67R/IY4Q74LT/F69B67RIY4Q74LT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/B67R/IY4Q74LT/F69B67RIY4Q74LT.SMALL.jpg jmdv-CREATIVE DIY's, Suggested Uses or Hacks for different types of pipes.Several of my collections will feature my favorites from around the instructables site.I appreciate the follows but please also visit and follow the Authors of the projects you enjoy. null Best DIY PVC Pipe Projects Scrap pipe Tow...
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:01:57 PST
Pallet chicken coop http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Chicken-Coop/
Pallet chicken coop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/DL7H/IXQFYX94/FSTDL7HIXQFYX94.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/DL7H/IXQFYX94/FSTDL7HIXQFYX94.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/DL7H/IXQFYX94/FSTDL7HIXQFYX94.SMALL.jpg cbissett This homestead lesson is about the pallet chicken coop I built in a process to produce as much of my own food from my own property as possible. In previous years I made then expanded a garden for vegetables. This year it was time to step it up. My usual breakfast involves eggs so this was a no brain...
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 19:18:04 PST
Temperature Guided Ventilator http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-Guided-Ventilator/
Temperature Guided Ventilator - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/X8Q4/IXQFUKH8/FSAX8Q4IXQFUKH8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/X8Q4/IXQFUKH8/FSAX8Q4IXQFUKH8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/X8Q4/IXQFUKH8/FSAX8Q4IXQFUKH8.SMALL.jpg stevenk102 It is always anoying when its hot outside and you have to leave the home, so you go outside and forget to put the fan on. When you get home its realy hot inside. So thats why I thought of this temperature guided fan. This fan has temparuture sensor that turns the van on when it gets to hot at home, ...
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 05:19:02 PST
Chicken Coop Drinking Water De-Icer http://www.instructables.com/id/Heated-Chicken-WaterFeeder/
Chicken Coop Drinking Water De-Icer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/6GDR/IXLA8NUT/F6L6GDRIXLA8NUT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/6GDR/IXLA8NUT/F6L6GDRIXLA8NUT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/6GDR/IXLA8NUT/F6L6GDRIXLA8NUT.SMALL.jpg joecutolo I keep chickens in an outdoor coop and run in Western New York. In winter, we get temperatures as low as 19º F. in the winter. That leads to the chickens' water freezing. I had a Bucket De-Icer that I had submerged, but the water kept turning rusty, and the element got all corroded. Also, the to...
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 10:04:11 PST
Off Grid Home Emergency Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-Grid-Home-Emergency-Lights/
Off Grid Home Emergency Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/5V4J/IXGFVEAE/FGM5V4JIXGFVEAE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/5V4J/IXGFVEAE/FGM5V4JIXGFVEAE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/5V4J/IXGFVEAE/FGM5V4JIXGFVEAE.SMALL.jpg egull2 In case of a power outage (or even a flipped breaker) it's nice to have a backup plan in the house. This setup is also great for off-grid buildings, and could even be used in a camping or job trailer. In my house, these lights do a good job lighting up the kitchen, living room/hall, bathroom, dressi...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 20:17:36 PST
Low Cost Angled King Size Headboard with Storage and Foldable Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Angled-Headboard-With-Storage-and-Foldabl/
Low Cost Angled King Size Headboard with Storage and Foldable Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/SP3U/IVO5L2FM/FY8SP3UIVO5L2FM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/SP3U/IVO5L2FM/FY8SP3UIVO5L2FM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/SP3U/IVO5L2FM/FY8SP3UIVO5L2FM.SMALL.jpg iGreeny Living in an apartment means dealing with the overflowing leftovers all the time. This time i was cleaning up my wood pieces and realized that it's enough for another king size headboard with storage.I made a headboard about 6 months ago, it is still ok, but the thing i don't like is I made the boar...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 14:53:36 PST
How to Build a Chicken Tractor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Chicken-Tractor/
How to Build a Chicken Tractor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F91/LQHT/IUKEVQZ5/F91LQHTIUKEVQZ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F91/LQHT/IUKEVQZ5/F91LQHTIUKEVQZ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F91/LQHT/IUKEVQZ5/F91LQHTIUKEVQZ5.SMALL.jpg jardinier How to turn a car shelter frame into a chicken coop on wheels?A crazy project for me !Brace the frame with boards, fasten it with chicken wire and put wheels on it.A step by step guide.Steps:Step 1: Recycle a car shelter frame for your new chicken tractorStep 2: Assemble the frame of the chicken coo...
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:31:50 PDT
Easy to build PVC Chicken Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-Build-PVC-Chicken-Feeder/
Easy to build PVC Chicken Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/MLRN/IUKEMEO2/FFAMLRNIUKEMEO2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/MLRN/IUKEMEO2/FFAMLRNIUKEMEO2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/MLRN/IUKEMEO2/FFAMLRNIUKEMEO2.SMALL.jpg gadgetjim This Instructable will explain how to build a durable, inexpensive chicken feeder from PVC pipe and a 5 gallon bucket. You can use this feeder from chicks to full size birds. The vertical feeder keeps cleaner and has a greater capacity than the horizontal feeders. I have used this style for years...
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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:39:57 PDT
Huge Composteur http://www.instructables.com/id/Composteur/
Huge Composteur - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/4LY1/IUIYVKE7/FHS4LY1IUIYVKE7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/4LY1/IUIYVKE7/FHS4LY1IUIYVKE7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/4LY1/IUIYVKE7/FHS4LY1IUIYVKE7.SMALL.jpg paquettp Voici un composteur format industriel utilisé au centre-ville de Montréal. Ce secteur n'a pas encore de service de compost et la terre végétale produit servira d'engrais pour les jardins de nos appartements Il a été conçu de manière à résister au hiver et au forte température d'une décomposition org...
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Fri, 7 Oct 2016 18:39:36 PDT
Chicken Cone http://www.instructables.com/id/Chicken-Cone/
Chicken Cone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/Z626/ITVUXLVE/F9WZ626ITVUXLVE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/Z626/ITVUXLVE/F9WZ626ITVUXLVE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/Z626/ITVUXLVE/F9WZ626ITVUXLVE.SMALL.jpg shinkley Our birds spend their lives as they were designed to do: dust-bathing, bug-chasing and free-ranging. It is important to us that they live and die in a manner which is both dignified and humane.First, let’s talk about how the killing cone works. The bird is placed head-down into the cone The bird, ...
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Tue, 4 Oct 2016 14:13:18 PDT
Plywood Laptop Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Laptop-Table/
Plywood Laptop Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/MCPC/ITKJCCR2/FQ0MCPCITKJCCR2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/MCPC/ITKJCCR2/FQ0MCPCITKJCCR2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/MCPC/ITKJCCR2/FQ0MCPCITKJCCR2.SMALL.jpg dwaynerbear I wanted to make an affordable table for my laptop with a couple of small shelves and stationery storage. And I wanted to do it using nothing more than a single sheet of plywoodHere's how I did it Planning and designing I had a small space when I was at college in my dorm and a very limited budg...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:00:33 PDT
Misadventures in Plumbing - 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Misadventures-in-Plumbing-101/
Misadventures in Plumbing - 101 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/Z9U4/ITCH973H/FHLZ9U4ITCH973H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/Z9U4/ITCH973H/FHLZ9U4ITCH973H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/Z9U4/ITCH973H/FHLZ9U4ITCH973H.SMALL.jpg voiceoverbob Plumbing can be scary if you dont know what youre doing.. but it doesnt have to be. Sometimes it just takes patience and determination. Join me as I have a crazy adventure through replacing the drain pipe under my bathroom sink. STEP ONE: Evaluate the issue. So I should preface things by saying I...
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 20:22:16 PDT
DIY Chicken Tractor Plans http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Chicken-Tractor-Plans/
DIY Chicken Tractor Plans - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/2FBY/IT67T6J2/FG52FBYIT67T6J2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/2FBY/IT67T6J2/FG52FBYIT67T6J2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/2FBY/IT67T6J2/FG52FBYIT67T6J2.SMALL.jpg LaMar Solarcabin This my original design for an inexpensive and simple to build Chicken Tractor to house 3-6 large hens or 8-10 Bantams.I built this chicken tractor out of recycled wood materials and only purchased some wood screws and a 25 foot roll of chicken wire. You can use recycled or new materials. Watch the ...
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 07:33:06 PDT
DIY Chickens, Ducks, and other Poultry http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Chickens/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/2UFQ/IST7KEQ5/F4H2UFQIST7KEQ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/2UFQ/IST7KEQ5/F4H2UFQIST7KEQ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/2UFQ/IST7KEQ5/F4H2UFQIST7KEQ5.SMALL.jpg MeghanMeyer Describe your collection here... null null null null null null Duck Deck: Backyard Duck Habitat slow cooker chicken stock Chicken Wire Picture Frame Chicken Barrow Chicken-Powered Three-Stage Compost Bin Sprouting Chicken Feed Water dispenser for chi...
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Thu, 8 Sep 2016 10:13:55 PDT