Instructables: exploring - living - life-hacks - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 2 Oct 2014 00:34:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 Broken iPod Touch Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Broken-iPod-Touch-Wallet/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:50:09 PDT
Zip Earphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Zip-Earphones/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:43:46 PDT
Prepping your Home for Winter/Summer while saving $$$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Prepping-your-Home-for-WinterSummer-while-saving-/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 10:05:17 PDT
Fix Your Broken USB with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Your-Broken-USB-with-Sugru/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:14:46 PDT
Sugru Eyeglass Screwdriver Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Eyeglass-Screwdriver-Hack/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09:37:14 PDT
Multipurpose Bed Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Laptop-Bed-Table/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:37:35 PDT
Life Hacks That You Need To Know http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-Hacks-That-You-Need-To-Know/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 16:23:59 PDT
Poor Man's Fireworks | Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-Fireworks-Sugru/
Poor Man's Fireworks | Sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/6ZG2/HZXYKAPD/F2U6ZG2HZXYKAPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/6ZG2/HZXYKAPD/F2U6ZG2HZXYKAPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/6ZG2/HZXYKAPD/F2U6ZG2HZXYKAPD.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture When I was a teenager, I got very excited when New Year's Eve came. It was one of the best nights of the year ,because of the fireworks.Every year, I used to stand outside by my house and watch fireworks (mostly parachute rockets.)Unfortunately or luckily (depends on how you look at it), I did not h...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:57:05 PDT
Cheap Cell Phone Flexible Tripod! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Cell-Phone-Flexible-Tripod/
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 08:50:59 PDT
Picnic Table Drink Trough http://www.instructables.com/id/Picnic-Table-Drink-Trough/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 10:09:35 PDT
Portable Beach Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Beach-Shade/
Portable Beach Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/5PN5/HZTT88NC/FS45PN5HZTT88NC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/5PN5/HZTT88NC/FS45PN5HZTT88NC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/5PN5/HZTT88NC/FS45PN5HZTT88NC.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell I LOVE THE BEACH! Like a lot. My skin however, is slightly less enthusiastic. No matter how much sunscreen I put on, I still feel like I've had too much sun after a day long seaside session. The Portab...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 13:49:47 PDT
Cocoon Treehouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Cocoon-Treehouse/
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 18:29:54 PDT
How To Drill A Mess Free Hole With Only A Post-it Note http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Drill-A-Mess-Free-Hole-With-Only-A-Post-it-/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 06:16:58 PDT
Follow Me Flip Flops http://www.instructables.com/id/Follow-Me-Flip-Flops/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:17:19 PDT
Fastest/ Best Way to Skin a Mango: 10 Second Mango Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Fastest-Best-Way-to-Skin-a-Mango-10-Sec-Mango-Hack/
Fastest/ Best Way to Skin a Mango: 10 Second Mango Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/WMMP/HY0DOPV3/FG2WMMPHY0DOPV3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/WMMP/HY0DOPV3/FG2WMMPHY0DOPV3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/WMMP/HY0DOPV3/FG2WMMPHY0DOPV3.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog Separate that sweet fruit from its skin in ten seconds! This awesome life-hack/ food-hack will save you time and maximize the amount of fruit you get from every mango. Watch This Video! Watch this video to see me demonstrate first hand exactly how it's done! Cut your mango Every mango has a p...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:22:26 PDT
Transparent Monitor Noticeboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Transparent-Monitor-Noticeboard/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 18:43:01 PDT
How to instantly chill any drink! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-instantly-chill-any-drink/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:27:36 PDT
INSTANTLY save MONEY!! http://www.instructables.com/id/INSTANTLY-save-MONEY/
INSTANTLY save MONEY!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/DLLM/HZ3YDLTO/FJ9DLLMHZ3YDLTO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/DLLM/HZ3YDLTO/FJ9DLLMHZ3YDLTO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/DLLM/HZ3YDLTO/FJ9DLLMHZ3YDLTO.SMALL.jpg Ultimate Warrior After listening to my refrigerator CONTINUOUSLY run (yes the coils are clean, AND it is well serviced), I began to think about a way to keep it from RUNNING so much! I'm a single guy, and I shop for groceries for myself day to day, leaving my refrigerator NEAR EMPTY!Although I'd LOVE to just unplug ...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:21:34 PDT
Beach Ball Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Beach-Ball-Bag/
Beach Ball Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/AIJ8/HZ13FCC1/F6JAIJ8HZ13FCC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/AIJ8/HZ13FCC1/F6JAIJ8HZ13FCC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/AIJ8/HZ13FCC1/F6JAIJ8HZ13FCC1.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell Being a long time beach lover, I'm always on the hunt for great accessories that make packing everything to the beach easy and fun. So I set out to make an inexpensive, no-sew, waterproof bag that I, a...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:39:32 PDT
Upcycled Beer Bottle Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Beer-Bottle-Glasses/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:00:00 PDT
Articulated Back Scratcher! http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulated-Back-Scratcher/
Articulated Back Scratcher! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/01G8/HYVDO5FB/FP801G8HYVDO5FB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/01G8/HYVDO5FB/FP801G8HYVDO5FB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/01G8/HYVDO5FB/FP801G8HYVDO5FB.SMALL.jpg IamGutter Okay, its the middle of summer and you have been working out in the yard with grass and leaves flying all over the place, especially on your back where you just can't get to it, or maybe its the dead of winter and the cold air is void of all moisture so it is making your skin dry and crackly.......w...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:09:44 PDT
Personal Bottle Float http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Bottle-Float/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:22:29 PDT
Recliner Straw http://www.instructables.com/id/Recliner-Straw/
Recliner Straw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/H8PN/HYR3DCRW/FALH8PNHYR3DCRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/H8PN/HYR3DCRW/FALH8PNHYR3DCRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/H8PN/HYR3DCRW/FALH8PNHYR3DCRW.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON What's the point of relaxing with a drink when you have to constantly sit up straight to enjoy it? Enter the recliner straw! With a few dollars and a couple of hand tools, you can stay reclined while you sip your tasty beverage.This instructable includes a 3' long flexible straw and a spill-proofing...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 10:54:00 PDT
Booted! A Guide to the Inevitable Car boot... http://www.instructables.com/id/Booted-A-Guide-to-the-Inevitable-Car-boot/
Booted! A Guide to the Inevitable Car boot... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/KDDW/HYSU44TZ/F2MKDDWHYSU44TZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/KDDW/HYSU44TZ/F2MKDDWHYSU44TZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/KDDW/HYSU44TZ/F2MKDDWHYSU44TZ.SMALL.jpg ZaneEricB We have all seen it...or have been the victim of the trolling antics of meter maids and thier hellatious counterparts, the city "emplyed" tow truck driver.In my case, it was the latter...So after a long day of work I come to find a large, heavy metal (unlike Pantera), leach stuck to my driver side w...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 10:33:37 PDT
grass lunch tray http://www.instructables.com/id/grass-lunch-tray/
grass lunch tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/0IHO/HYR3D1AB/FE20IHOHYR3D1AB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/0IHO/HYR3D1AB/FE20IHOHYR3D1AB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/0IHO/HYR3D1AB/FE20IHOHYR3D1AB.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus I love eating my lunch in the park, but sometimes am too busy to leave my desk or to find a nearby green space. By combining a shallow serving tray with real grass I can take the park with me wherever I go, with the grass lunch tray! Making your own is super easy, and having your own personal green ...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:35:42 PDT
Fix a Broken Car Key http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-Broken-Car-Key/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 21:15:51 PDT
Home-made Swamp Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-ICE-Air-Conditioner/
Home-made Swamp Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/ER2O/HYL0NJ0X/FVKER2OHYL0NJ0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/ER2O/HYL0NJ0X/FVKER2OHYL0NJ0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/ER2O/HYL0NJ0X/FVKER2OHYL0NJ0X.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture Hot, hot, hot!Here is a quick way to keep stay cool with a style.We will need:✔ Styrofoam box✔ Fan - more powerful, better. We used USB fan, but 12v fan would do a better job✔ Glass bottle and bottle cutter to make a tube (We used Ephrem's Bottle Cutter) Or you can use a plastic tube if you want...
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 03:15:20 PDT
Flavor Mixing Straw http://www.instructables.com/id/Flavor-Mixing-Straw/
Flavor Mixing Straw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/LZJD/HYHG80NP/F5JLZJDHYHG80NP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/LZJD/HYHG80NP/F5JLZJDHYHG80NP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/LZJD/HYHG80NP/F5JLZJDHYHG80NP.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Instantly create custom beverages with the Flavor Mixing Straw! With around $10 in parts from the hardware store, you can turn three drinks into nine (correction: SEVEN. see comments) by turning a few valves. ...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 10:47:15 PDT
Secret Safe in the Jar | Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Safe-in-the-Jar-Sugru/
Secret Safe in the Jar | Sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/R6CY/HY9Y1EPH/FE2R6CYHY9Y1EPH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/R6CY/HY9Y1EPH/FE2R6CYHY9Y1EPH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/R6CY/HY9Y1EPH/FE2R6CYHY9Y1EPH.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture In this project we will be making a secret safe in a jar.We will need: 3x Mayonnaise jars (can be ketchup or any other food) Bottle cutter Glass cutter Sugru White- tack or Blue-Tack Some glue White acrylic paint (optional) Start by cutting/etching the jars with bottle cutter....
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:33:05 PDT
Can Shower Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Can-Shower-Head/
Can Shower Head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/TN8I/HY73901Y/F9ITN8IHY73901Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/TN8I/HY73901Y/F9ITN8IHY73901Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/TN8I/HY73901Y/F9ITN8IHY73901Y.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell Picture this, you are having a backyard party at your beach house a day from now. You will have lots of sandy folks wanting to go in your freshly cleaned house. What will prevent this from happening? An outdoor shower of course! But you:a) don't want to spend a lot of money on a temporary set upb) ...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:31:03 PDT
Turn a Milk Jug into a Dust Pan or Scooper http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Milk-Jug-into-a-Dust-Pan-or-Scooper/
Turn a Milk Jug into a Dust Pan or Scooper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/8WMJ/HGU2PK87/FG08WMJHGU2PK87.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/8WMJ/HGU2PK87/FG08WMJHGU2PK87.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/8WMJ/HGU2PK87/FG08WMJHGU2PK87.SMALL.jpg banda1d Need a cheap dust pan? Something to scoop dirt with while gardening? Or a small shovel to build sand castles? Turn your old milk jug into all three of these things! Things You Need What you need: -an old milk jug -a sharpie -scissors -an X-Acto knife or something similar (optional) -a sponge wit...
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Tue, 21 May 2013 02:16:20 PDT
Make a Bee Vacuum that Really Sucks http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bee-Vacuum-that-Really-Sucks/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:55:50 PDT
Turn an Orange into a Candle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Orange-into-a-Candle/
Turn an Orange into a Candle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog This is a quick project that will only take a few minutes and has beautiful and exciting results!When you're done with this instructable be sure to check out my youtube channel and website for more awesome tutorials! TheBestHobbiesBlog.comThe Best Hobbies Blog- Youtube Channel Watch this video! H...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:37:35 PDT
Quick Fix for Slippery Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Fix-for-Slippery-Shoes/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:06:13 PDT
Magnetic Fishing Pole http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Fishing-Pole/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:08:02 PDT
Dashboard baking http://www.instructables.com/id/Dashboard-baking/
Dashboard baking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/RJ69/HXXHGVJ8/F5PRJ69HXXHGVJ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/RJ69/HXXHGVJ8/F5PRJ69HXXHGVJ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/RJ69/HXXHGVJ8/F5PRJ69HXXHGVJ8.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus On a hot summer day, can you bake on the dashboard of your car? Yes, you can!!With the car doors and windows shut, and the summer sun shining, the car can act like an oven. During a particularly hot afternoon while I was travelling in Texas I thought I'd give this idea a try. I've experimented with...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:17:56 PDT
Quick DIY French Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-DIY-French-Press/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:44:28 PDT
Tiki Torch Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiki-Torch-Bottle/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:54:28 PDT
How to repair your diswasher with sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-your-diswasher-with-sugru/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2011 16:07:40 PST
How to Measure Things without a Ruler http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Measure-Things-without-a-Ruler/
How to Measure Things without a Ruler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/EG2I/HXLMLR54/FPQEG2IHXLMLR54.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/EG2I/HXLMLR54/FPQEG2IHXLMLR54.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/EG2I/HXLMLR54/FPQEG2IHXLMLR54.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Some of us don't always carry a tape measure/ ruler/ caliper with us all the time, and are at a loss when we need to measure something. In this instructable, I'll help you solve this predicament by effectively measuring things you usually, if not always have within arms reach: credit cards, dollar b...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:20:20 PDT
$1 DIY Digital Camera GoPro-like Waterproof Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/1-DIY-Digital-Camera-GoPro-Waterproof-Mount-Hack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/7IM2/HRWNECH1/FVV7IM2HRWNECH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/7IM2/HRWNECH1/FVV7IM2HRWNECH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/7IM2/HRWNECH1/FVV7IM2HRWNECH1.SMALL.jpg makerboat So, I have been watching amazing GoPro videos for a long time. The fish eye lens that GoPro cameras use and the first person perspective that is allowed by GoPro attachments, belts and holders that allow you to place the camera on a helmet, head or body, really helps with making unique and very stab...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 01:40:18 PST
Heighten your anxiety with a mirror in your coffee cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Heighten-your-anxiety-with-a-mirror-at-the-bottom-/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:07:37 PDT
Top Ten Life Hacks to Improve Your Life http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-Ten-Life-Hacks-to-Improve-Your-Life/
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 12:59:47 PDT
Turn your French fries back into a potato http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-French-fries-back-into-a-potato/
Turn your French fries back into a potato - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/CE9A/HWXKBJSQ/FHMCE9AHWXKBJSQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/CE9A/HWXKBJSQ/FHMCE9AHWXKBJSQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/CE9A/HWXKBJSQ/FHMCE9AHWXKBJSQ.SMALL.jpg wrdwise French fries are great, but every now and then don't you wish you had a crisp, clean potato instead of soggy, greasy French fries? You might think that the chemical transformations involved in deep frying potatoes to form French fries are irreversible, but it turns out that it's quite easy to turn y...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 11:23:29 PDT
Integrated Soap Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Integrated-Soap-Dispenser/
Integrated Soap Dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/3MNL/HWVAO1H2/FWD3MNLHWVAO1H2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/3MNL/HWVAO1H2/FWD3MNLHWVAO1H2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/3MNL/HWVAO1H2/FWD3MNLHWVAO1H2.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON An integrated soap dispenser is usually out of the question if you're renting. Even if you own a house, you're probably not in a position to add one unless you throw it in with a full bathroom remodel by a contractor. Here's a quick and easy way to add one to an old sink. Tools & Materials TOOLSS...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 17:48:20 PDT
How To Make The Bitty-Q - (A Drink-Can BBQ) #Mikehacks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-The-Bitty-Q-A-Drink-Can-BBQ/
How To Make The Bitty-Q - (A Drink-Can BBQ) #Mikehacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/0TA3/HWUJY554/FG60TA3HWUJY554.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/0TA3/HWUJY554/FG60TA3HWUJY554.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/0TA3/HWUJY554/FG60TA3HWUJY554.SMALL.jpg The King of Random Got an itch to grill, but don't have a BBQ handy? Here's an awesome little hack, to satisfy your meaty cravings one bratwurst at a time! Watch the Video! WARNING: Cutting aluminum cans will give the metal very sharp edges. Sharp edges cut skin. You may want to use gloves to mitigate any risk....
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 10:38:06 PDT
LEGO hands fit cables perfectly! http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-hands-fit-cables-perfectly/
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 12:56:37 PDT
How To Pick A Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Pick-A-Lock/
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Wed, 8 Sep 2010 09:28:58 PDT
Open Pad Locks and Combination Locks With A Soda Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Pad-Locks-and-Combination-Locks-With-A-Soda-C/
Open Pad Locks and Combination Locks With A Soda Can - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/L3JT/HWIMWQLL/F0ML3JTHWIMWQLL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/L3JT/HWIMWQLL/F0ML3JTHWIMWQLL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/L3JT/HWIMWQLL/F0ML3JTHWIMWQLL.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog Use an aluminum soda can to open your padlocks or combination locks in the event that you have forgotten the combination or lost the key. When you're done here be sure to check out my youtube channel and website for more fun tutorials!thebesthobbiesblog.comThe Best Hobbies Blog- Youtube channel Wa...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 10:50:08 PDT
Low Tech Lap Counting http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Tech-Lap-Counting/
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Sun, 20 Jun 2010 18:39:21 PDT