Instructables: exploring - home - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 20 Aug 2017 09:15:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to make a blow torch using a lighter, propane, and an airsoft propane adapter. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-blow-torch-using-a-lighter-propane/
How to make a blow torch using a lighter, propane, and an airsoft propane adapter. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/587Y/GUVU1FTS/FV1587YGUVU1FTS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/587Y/GUVU1FTS/FV1587YGUVU1FTS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/587Y/GUVU1FTS/FV1587YGUVU1FTS.SMALL.jpg spartan711 Ever wondered what to do with a (grill) lighter once it was out of butane? Now, I will show you how can make a blow torch out of it, with only a small can of propane, an airsoft propane adapter, and a used, empty grill lighter. Some lighters may not work. Supplies You can get the airsoft propan...
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Sun, 13 Nov 2011 19:47:51 PST
Computer desk cable management on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-desk-cable-management-on-the-cheap/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2008 22:29:41 PDT
Height Adjustable Grow Lamp and Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Height-Adjustable-Grow-Lamp-and-Stand/
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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 17:07:14 PDT
Hot Rod your old Dustbuster http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Rod-your-old-Dustbuster/
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Tue, 1 Jan 2008 23:10:21 PST
Fibromyalgia Arm Pain Relief! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fibromyalgia-Arm-Pain-Relief/
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Thu, 20 May 2010 19:42:59 PDT
Unusual Uses Ziploc Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Unusual-Uses-Ziploc-Bags/
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Mon, 14 Aug 2017 10:41:40 PDT
Make a Tongue Scraper http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Tongue-Scraper/
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Thu, 1 May 2014 09:26:35 PDT
"Green" Re-usable Grocery Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/%22Green%22-Re-usable-Grocery-Bags/
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Wed, 11 Jul 2007 14:54:40 PDT
Remote control door opener for dogs http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-control-door-opener-for-dogs/
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Sun, 26 Feb 2012 08:27:53 PST
How to Exercise Your Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-exercise-your-dog/
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Thu, 20 Sep 2007 01:17:09 PDT
Propeller-Powered Zipline Racers http://www.instructables.com/id/Propeller-Powered-Zipline-Racers/
Propeller-Powered Zipline Racers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/1C9X/H401VGK5/FVB1C9XH401VGK5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/1C9X/H401VGK5/FVB1C9XH401VGK5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/1C9X/H401VGK5/FVB1C9XH401VGK5.SMALL.jpg LanceMakes Please message me to report broken links. All of these materials are used in my other Instructables for kids, so your purchases can be used across multiple projects.Materials Craft sticks Paperclips Propellers with plastic mount Card Stock Long rubber bands Masking tape Hot glue gun with saf...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 14:37:37 PDT
Basic Care Instructions for the Green Iguana http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Care-Instructions-for-the-Green-Iguana/
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Sun, 11 Oct 2009 20:29:01 PDT
Cereal Box Clothes Dryer (CBCD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cereal-Box-Clothes-Dryer-CBCD/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2009 11:51:25 PDT
Practical (Cheap) Bottle Cutting http://www.instructables.com/id/Practicle-Bottle-Cutting/
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Thu, 24 Sep 2009 06:05:57 PDT
How to Judge a Contest http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Judge-a-Contest/
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Thu, 10 Jan 2013 13:56:21 PST
How to Read Sheet Music for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Read-Sheet-Music-for-Beginners/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:20:48 PST
Of the cats, by the cats, for the cats http://www.instructables.com/id/Of-the-cats-by-the-cats-for-the-cats/
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 20:24:16 PST
5 Useful Paper Clips Life Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Useful-Paper-Clips-Life-Hacks-1/
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Sun, 6 Aug 2017 20:51:06 PDT
Cómo restaurar viejos cuchillos de cocina http://www.instructables.com/id/Restauración-de-viejos-cuchillos-de-cocina/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 18:52:40 PDT
Sew Your Own Carbon Air Filter for $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Your-Own-Carbon-Air-Filter-for-10/
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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 07:55:04 PDT
Hop drying oast http://www.instructables.com/id/Hop-drying-oast/
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Tue, 7 Aug 2012 19:31:33 PDT
Make a (better) foldable map http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-better-foldable-map/
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Sat, 18 Nov 2006 12:41:26 PST
how to do henna design for beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-do-henna-design-for-beginners/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 04:12:45 PDT
Maintaining Vibrant Red Hair http://www.instructables.com/id/Maintaining-Vibrant-Red-Hair/
Maintaining Vibrant Red Hair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/DOG8/ICRXKEGD/FIXDOG8ICRXKEGD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/DOG8/ICRXKEGD/FIXDOG8ICRXKEGD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/DOG8/ICRXKEGD/FIXDOG8ICRXKEGD.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong I've been dying my hair red for over 16 years and have tried just about every product that purports to give and maintain vibrant color. In the past 8 years or so, I've had my hair various shades extremely bright red, ginger red, auburn, wine, and fuchsia. Red dye molecules are very large compared ...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 13:36:03 PDT
Mini Raised Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Raised-Bed/
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 07:00:27 PDT
Sparkleball Mini http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparkleball-Mini-for-the-Holidays/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2008 15:21:36 PST
Fountain Pen Care! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fountain-Pen-Care!/
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Tue, 18 Sep 2007 14:26:03 PDT
Automatic Mechanical Door Closer http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Mechanical-Door-Closer/
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Mon, 16 Jul 2007 13:10:00 PDT
How To Remove Different Glues And Paint From Skin In Under 5 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Remove-Different-Glues-And-Paint-From-Skin-/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:58:32 PDT
How to Quickly Chill a Drink in 2 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Quickly-Chill-a-Drink-in-2-Minutes/
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Tue, 1 Aug 2017 17:31:53 PDT
Wormery (Worm Composter) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wormery-Worm-Composter/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2009 09:24:38 PST
Make an Egg-xtraordinary Copper Wire & Faux Granite Egg http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Egg-xtraordinary-Copper-Wire-Faux-Granite-/
Make an Egg-xtraordinary Copper Wire & Faux Granite Egg - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/I6X8/J1CEOGZB/F8OI6X8J1CEOGZB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/I6X8/J1CEOGZB/F8OI6X8J1CEOGZB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/I6X8/J1CEOGZB/F8OI6X8J1CEOGZB.SMALL.jpg Ollaris I like to work with copper wire the last months and now that Easter is near i wanted to make a related project.And what says more Eastern than a nice Egg?For more information on this project make sure you watch the Video that goes along with this build: HEREThings i used: Soldering IronSolder and S...
By: Ollaris

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Tue, 11 Apr 2017 12:56:27 PDT
PVC Easel http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Easel/
PVC Easel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/80PH/GOL8B1R1/FQ780PHGOL8B1R1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/80PH/GOL8B1R1/FQ780PHGOL8B1R1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/80PH/GOL8B1R1/FQ780PHGOL8B1R1.SMALL.jpg rhoddity Hello all! So this time around, I was on the way back to my house from a job when my ride decided to make a pit-stop at Home-Depot. Instinctively, I found myself once again in the 'Plumbing' aisle, and all at once I had an idea. Just recently (as of May, 2011) my little brother (6) had discovered t...
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Sat, 11 Jun 2011 23:03:41 PDT
Make a 221B Baker Street Christmas Ornament (BBC Sherlock) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-221B-Baker-Street-Christmas-Ornament-BBC-S/
Make a 221B Baker Street Christmas Ornament (BBC Sherlock) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/A0O0/H8I452BQ/FCSA0O0H8I452BQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/A0O0/H8I452BQ/FCSA0O0H8I452BQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/A0O0/H8I452BQ/FCSA0O0H8I452BQ.SMALL.jpg harry_watson Because who doesn't want one of the most famous addresses represented on their Christmas tree? I love having geeky original ornaments, and thought I'd share this because it's not too difficult and it makes for a great ornament. This is my first instructable; let me know if something isn't clear. Th...
By: harry_watson

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Sat, 20 Oct 2012 18:30:37 PDT
Giant Spider Web http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Spider-Web/
Giant Spider Web - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/2DTZ/IEX4JJZX/FCJ2DTZIEX4JJZX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/2DTZ/IEX4JJZX/FCJ2DTZIEX4JJZX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/2DTZ/IEX4JJZX/FCJ2DTZIEX4JJZX.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos One thing that a lot of people are afraid of is spiders. So spider webs make great decorations for Halloween. This year, I am making giant spider webs to decorate the trees around my house. These are really easy to make and all you need to make them is a role of regular plastic shrink wrap. Watch ...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2015 12:18:17 PDT
A Simple Way To Draw Large Circles http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Way-To-Draw-Large-Circles/
A Simple Way To Draw Large Circles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/VISE/IBQCGIKB/FMNVISEIBQCGIKB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/VISE/IBQCGIKB/FMNVISEIBQCGIKB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/VISE/IBQCGIKB/FMNVISEIBQCGIKB.SMALL.jpg kylegilbert About a year ago, I was working on my Boba Fett Jetpack project, and I had to draw some large concentric circles that were larger than I could manage with my compass. What to do? What to do?Some people suggested using a string or building a large compass, but both of those ideas had drawbacks of bei...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 10:18:32 PDT
Kitchen Renovation on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Renovation-on-a-Budget/
Kitchen Renovation on a Budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/PMRC/IMAVPNTG/F1UPMRCIMAVPNTG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/PMRC/IMAVPNTG/F1UPMRCIMAVPNTG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/PMRC/IMAVPNTG/F1UPMRCIMAVPNTG.SMALL.jpg gtnavyboy Well, my wife and I bought a house, and the kitchen needed to be brought out of the 80's and into the 21st century, but we didn't have $10-15k to spend on a pro to do it. This is our attempt at getting the best we could with about $2000-3000! It helps to have the right tools, but you can probably ...
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 20:32:06 PDT
$4 Handheld Muscle Roller http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Handheld-Muscle-Roller/
$4 Handheld Muscle Roller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/OQ77/GLL4ZTKU/FR7OQ77GLL4ZTKU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/OQ77/GLL4ZTKU/FR7OQ77GLL4ZTKU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/OQ77/GLL4ZTKU/FR7OQ77GLL4ZTKU.SMALL.jpg Marigaux I recently ran a half marathon that required participants to pick up their packet and bib number at an expo where various vendors were selling wares/giving out free samples/etc. My fellow runner who I was attending with was drawn into buying a handheld version of every runner's favorite post race th...
By: Marigaux

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Mon, 28 Mar 2011 13:12:40 PDT
How to Create a Raised Pallet Garden Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Raised-Pallet-Garden-Bed/
How to Create a Raised Pallet Garden Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/GSPV/IB21WXC3/FLUGSPVIB21WXC3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/GSPV/IB21WXC3/FLUGSPVIB21WXC3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/GSPV/IB21WXC3/FLUGSPVIB21WXC3.SMALL.jpg tomasbobethany These are instructions on how to make a low cost raised garden bed. For this project we used reclaimed wood from 2 pallets and all previously owned or borrowed tools. This project could be completed for under $15.Supplies:Tools:- Hammer- Nails/screws - Handsaw or circular saw - Screwdriver - Drill -...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 09:58:21 PDT
Build a Bat-Pod (out of junk) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bat-Pod-out-of-junk/
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 22:05:52 PDT
Unusual Uses for Nail Polish http://www.instructables.com/id/Unusual-Uses-for-Nail-Polish/
Unusual Uses for Nail Polish - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/AK74/J4EFH5XP/FP4AK74J4EFH5XP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/AK74/J4EFH5XP/FP4AK74J4EFH5XP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/AK74/J4EFH5XP/FP4AK74J4EFH5XP.SMALL.jpg Not_Tasha I have a lot of nail polish. Some I wear, some I keep around for random projects or other uses. Here are some of my favorite unusual uses for nail polish. Prevent Tarnishing A lot of the charms you find in beading stores are listed as silver, Tibetan silver, or Bali silver---this really just mea...
By: Not_Tasha

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:36:38 PDT
Make a glass bottle cutting jig for ~ $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-glass-bottle-cutting-jig-for-10/
Make a glass bottle cutting jig for ~ $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/HEX9/GJQEKWXT/FPCHEX9GJQEKWXT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/HEX9/GJQEKWXT/FPCHEX9GJQEKWXT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/HEX9/GJQEKWXT/FPCHEX9GJQEKWXT.SMALL.jpg Deeg This Instructable will show you how to make a cheap jig for cutting glass bottles.  It's not pretty but it works great and will take you only a few hours.  The only "special" tool you'll need for this is a drill bit that can cut through 0.25" of metal.  The jig is adjustable to fit most bottles. Pa...
By: Deeg

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Sun, 13 Feb 2011 19:19:38 PST
Gorey Eyeballs http://www.instructables.com/id/Gorey-Eyeballs/
Gorey Eyeballs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/10KW/H7UR830E/FKV10KWH7UR830E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/10KW/H7UR830E/FKV10KWH7UR830E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/10KW/H7UR830E/FKV10KWH7UR830E.SMALL.jpg chiapetrescue I picked up these superball eyeballs at the dollar store. I had seen some instructions in the past on creating creepy eyeballs for Halloween so I thought I would try doing some myself. Supplies Dollar Store superball eyeballs (or other plastic eyeballs) Glue Gun Glue Sticks Red Spray Paint Red Ac...
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Sat, 6 Oct 2012 14:46:36 PDT
DIY Modern Cat Scratching Post http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Modern-Cat-Scratching-Post/
DIY Modern Cat Scratching Post - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/D488/J1GOYJHH/FBZD488J1GOYJHH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/D488/J1GOYJHH/FBZD488J1GOYJHH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/D488/J1GOYJHH/FBZD488J1GOYJHH.SMALL.jpg evanandkatelyn A while back we made an instructable for a horizontal cat scratching post/pad. Mochi did use it, but the downside is she still clawed our couch too. Womp.So we built a modern vertical cat scratching post that slides over the arm of our couch, hoping that giving her something vertical to pull on will...
By: evanandkatelyn

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Sat, 15 Apr 2017 06:05:08 PDT
Alter human shirts to fit a dog's body http://www.instructables.com/id/Alter-human-shirts-to-fit-a-dogs-body/
Alter human shirts to fit a dog's body - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/BW22/HUU1CGI4/FN3BW22HUU1CGI4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/BW22/HUU1CGI4/FN3BW22HUU1CGI4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/BW22/HUU1CGI4/FN3BW22HUU1CGI4.SMALL.jpg susan_k You wouldn't think that this would be too hard.And yet it took me several franken-hoodies to figure out exactly where to nip and tuck to convert people clothes to dog clothes.Children's clothing probably will work best for all but the very largest breeds. For example, my dog, a medium-sized, somewh...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 18:47:23 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
Natural Bed Bug Repellent http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Natural-Bed-Bug-Repellent/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:28:47 PDT
Grafting Cacti (and other Succulents) http://www.instructables.com/id/Grafting-Cacti/
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Wed, 1 Sep 2010 15:19:55 PDT
How To Build A Bell Siphon http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-Bell-Siphon/
How To Build A Bell Siphon - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/DINF/HJKC7TN2/FHEDINFHJKC7TN2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/DINF/HJKC7TN2/FHEDINFHJKC7TN2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/DINF/HJKC7TN2/FHEDINFHJKC7TN2.SMALL.jpg web4deb I've had a bunch of people as for some details about how I build my bell siphons.  Here's below is the transcript from the video that explains each of the steps.  Thanks for watching! Hi Folks, This video will show you the details on how to build a bell siphon.  This variation is a bit unique and...
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 18:35:21 PDT
Mix Your Own Nail Polish Colors And Save Money http://www.instructables.com/id/Mix-Your-Own-Nail-Polish-Colors-And-Save-Money/
Mix Your Own Nail Polish Colors And Save Money - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/04GP/H4VQKM1S/FJX04GPH4VQKM1S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/04GP/H4VQKM1S/FJX04GPH4VQKM1S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/04GP/H4VQKM1S/FJX04GPH4VQKM1S.SMALL.jpg sunshiine This instructable was inspired by the Copy Cat Challenge. I wished I had known about this when I was in school.  How fun it was to make my own color of nail polish.  There are many different colors available now, but back then the choices were limited. My son got married a few months ago and I wan...
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Tue, 24 Jul 2012 00:35:22 PDT