Instructables: exploring - outside - camping - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 27 Jul 2016 06:51:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Flat-Pack Collapsible Cooking Skewers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Flat-Pack-Collapsible-Cooking-Skewers/
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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 09:04:32 PDT
DIY VW Caddy Maxi Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-VW-Caddy-Maxi-Camper/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 11:28:38 PDT
Plywood Shack Pickup Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Shack-Pickup-Camper/
Plywood Shack Pickup Camper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/E4WF/IQYT3XDA/FQLE4WFIQYT3XDA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/E4WF/IQYT3XDA/FQLE4WFIQYT3XDA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/E4WF/IQYT3XDA/FQLE4WFIQYT3XDA.SMALL.jpg carl5blum Hi Gang:Back in 2004 a friend and I decided to go to the major Toy Train Meet in York PA. No hotel rooms available so I said lets camp! Jim was over 60 then and didn't think a tent would do. So I said how about a camper? I had loads of scrap wood and a pickup truck so I said lets see what we can bui...
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:59:08 PDT
Out West Truck Camper With VW Camper Van Inspired Roof http://www.instructables.com/id/Out-West-Truck-Camper-With-VW-Camper-Van-Inspired-/
Out West Truck Camper With VW Camper Van Inspired Roof - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/A4WW/IR3E4PEI/F53A4WWIR3E4PEI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/A4WW/IR3E4PEI/F53A4WWIR3E4PEI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/A4WW/IR3E4PEI/F53A4WWIR3E4PEI.SMALL.jpg Rvanwort Wanting to take a longer road trips to Western US from Holland Michigan my wife has always been interested in VW camper vans but with a family of 4 I found it hard to find a camper van that works for our family. Not to mention my concerns with an aging van driving 2000 miles from home. We also...
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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:13:55 PDT
Frontier Stove From Old Gas Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Frontier-Stove-From-Old-Gas-Bottle/
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 15:43:45 PDT
5 minute build - Tin can cooker http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Minute-Build-Tin-Can-Cooker/
5 minute build - Tin can cooker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SMALL.jpg chris_maker If you ever find yourself in the situation where lugging a huge camping stove around with you on a survival trip is not an option, try making this small, light and portable tin can cooker that will only take 5 minutes to knock up. It's about as simple as it gets, two household items that everyone ca...
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 07:16:12 PDT
Sail Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Sail-Tent/
Sail Tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce Summer is here and it is time for camping.Here is an easy bivy tent made from an old sail......perfect for festivals, campsite or the garden.A bivy tent is a basic tent shelter, often a light weight tarp tied between poles or trees. Get it together! YOU WILL NEEDAn old sail, I used a Jib sail, th...
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 16:19:45 PDT
Collapsible Camping/emergency Stove. http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Campingemergency-Stove/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 06:09:09 PDT
Camp Axe Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Axe-Holster/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:42:10 PDT
Van conversion to small camper http://www.instructables.com/id/Van-Conversion-to-Small-Camper/
Van conversion to small camper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/BDEA/IQOQQ1V3/FLBBDEAIQOQQ1V3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/BDEA/IQOQQ1V3/FLBBDEAIQOQQ1V3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/BDEA/IQOQQ1V3/FLBBDEAIQOQQ1V3.SMALL.jpg dieter demeyere First things first;I started this thing a while ago... before it was to be used as an instructable. I had a lot of pictures taking from the process but not all like it should be. Anyway I will try to be as clear as possible.In 2006 I bought a new car, a van. I always wanted one, so when I needed a n...
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 10:27:27 PDT
Water Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Filter-2/
Water Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/B7Y4/IQLI7SHF/FUUB7Y4IQLI7SHF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/B7Y4/IQLI7SHF/FUUB7Y4IQLI7SHF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/B7Y4/IQLI7SHF/FUUB7Y4IQLI7SHF.SMALL.jpg shaner926 If you are like me and been wanting for a water filtering system for your back country uses and couldn't bring yourself to spring for the money then now there's a chance to have a full functioning water filter for about a third of the price of the commercially available models. It's nothing against ...
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 01:20:07 PDT
Fold Flat Dollar Mini Camp Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-Flat-Mini-Dollar-Wood-Stove/
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 04:33:54 PDT
KP solowheel ver.2 http://www.instructables.com/id/KP-Solowheel-Ver2/
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 05:39:52 PDT
Leaves Vessel 100% Organic http://www.instructables.com/id/Leaves-Vessel-100-Organic/
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 16:48:39 PDT
Flat Pack Solar Oven (200°+) http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Pack-Solar-Oven-200/
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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 18:47:04 PDT
Soda/Beer Can Glow Stick Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/SodaBeer-Can-Glow-Stick-Lantern/
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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 11:38:58 PDT
Altoids/Sucrets Tin Stove w/ Pot Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/AltoidsSucrets-Tin-Stove-W-Pot-Stand/
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Thu, 7 Jul 2016 15:51:28 PDT
Portable Cable run for dogs http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Cable-Run-for-Dogs/
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 20:59:42 PDT
How To Make Easy Campfire Pizza http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Easy-Campfire-Pizza/
How To Make Easy Campfire Pizza - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/PEQR/IQ6VHW9A/FLMPEQRIQ6VHW9A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/PEQR/IQ6VHW9A/FLMPEQRIQ6VHW9A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/PEQR/IQ6VHW9A/FLMPEQRIQ6VHW9A.SMALL.jpg The Culinary Camper It is officially camping season and time to think about making food outside. This recipe for easy campfire pizza is perfect whether you are camping, grilling outside or cooking in your kitchen. These steps show you how to cook this delicious pizza over a campfire using a Dutch oven or large cast iro...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 21:44:16 PDT
What Happens When A Nerd Goes Camping http://www.instructables.com/id/What-Happens-When-a-Nerd-Goes-Camping/
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 12:35:27 PDT
Campfire Funnel Cakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Campfire-Funnel-Cakes/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 07:43:18 PDT
The Handiest Contraption You'll Ever Take Camping http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Handiest-Contraption-Youll-Ever-Take-Camping/
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 11:44:25 PDT
Custom Sprinter Van RV Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Sprinter-Van-RV-Conversion/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:44:49 PDT
The Ultimate Car Camping Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Car-Camping-Setup/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:57:43 PDT
Camper - Vardo http://www.instructables.com/id/Camper-Vardo/
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 10:35:32 PDT
Homemade spork/knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Spork/
Homemade spork/knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/EZPB/IPTJDOW8/FI7EZPBIPTJDOW8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/EZPB/IPTJDOW8/FI7EZPBIPTJDOW8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/EZPB/IPTJDOW8/FI7EZPBIPTJDOW8.SMALL.jpg Laurex2002 Since i have always wanted a spork but always found them too expensive. I thought let's make one myself Thing you'll need -An old spoon-A hacksaw an anglegrinder or a dremel-a couple of needle files i used a round one and a halfround one-a marker-some sandpaper Design Use the marker to draw ou...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 08:17:20 PDT
Summer Fun Scavenger Hunt http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Fun-Scavenger-Hunt/
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 09:28:35 PDT
Compact walking stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Walking-Stick/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 11:14:03 PDT
Mercury foam teardrop, how to build a foam teardrop trailer. rot proof, well insulated and super lightweight http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Foam-Teardrop-Trailer-Rot-Proof-Wel/
Mercury foam teardrop, how to build a foam teardrop trailer. rot proof, well insulated and super lightweight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/XCW0/IPCUHUGG/F3LXCW0IPCUHUGG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/XCW0/IPCUHUGG/F3LXCW0IPCUHUGG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/XCW0/IPCUHUGG/F3LXCW0IPCUHUGG.SMALL.jpg rowerwet In a way, teardrop campers are a great reminder of the old American west, the one that the pioneers, settlers, explorers and cowboys discovered, and that the Natives had known all along. The settlers with their Conestoga wagons and the chuck wagon that carried the food on a cattle drive most often h...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:10:04 PDT
Earoplane Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Earoplane-Stand/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 23:08:01 PDT
White van camper conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/White-Van-Camper-Conversion/
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Sat, 11 Jun 2016 06:02:05 PDT
Simple shelter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Shelter/
Simple shelter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/G6CE/IP91RTYQ/FOZG6CEIP91RTYQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/G6CE/IP91RTYQ/FOZG6CEIP91RTYQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/G6CE/IP91RTYQ/FOZG6CEIP91RTYQ.SMALL.jpg osoba95 Summer is comming. Are you prepared for those hot days? If you like to spend time outside, and you don`t want to get sunburned there is solution for you. You will need some boards (how many? it depends on the size you want) 4 wooden posts about 6 metres of textile 2 types of lacquer (it looks be...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 04:52:34 PDT
A (Removable) Cup Holder for Any Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Removable-Cup-Holder-for-Any-Chair/
A (Removable) Cup Holder for Any Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/3FFJ/IP76S47I/F043FFJIP76S47I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/3FFJ/IP76S47I/F043FFJIP76S47I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/3FFJ/IP76S47I/F043FFJIP76S47I.SMALL.jpg M3G The only thing better than relaxing outside on a hot day is relaxing outside on a hot day with a cold drink. But what happens when you want to put your drink down? I've suffered too much heartbreak from unsteady surfaces seemingly conspiring to spill my drink to put it on the ground and sadly, not e...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 12:46:45 PDT
Bug-free car camping: window cover. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bug-free-Car-Camping-Window-Cover/
Bug-free car camping: window cover. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/PI14/IP66WZU3/F4QPI14IP66WZU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/PI14/IP66WZU3/F4QPI14IP66WZU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/PI14/IP66WZU3/F4QPI14IP66WZU3.SMALL.jpg Loblaw Last year, I made a bed in my Toyota Rav 4 for car camping.YuKonstruct's Van Slam gave me me plenty of ideas on how to improve my car-camping style.This simple project is a bug screen for your window, so that you can sleep inside with fresh air and be free from bugs! Materials and tools All you n...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 08:57:20 PDT
YACK BOX (Yet Another Camp Kitchen) http://www.instructables.com/id/YACK-BOX-Yet-Another-Camp-Kitchen/
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 19:06:34 PDT
Dutch Oven Mexican Lasagna http://www.instructables.com/id/Dutch-Oven-Mexican-Lasagna/
Dutch Oven Mexican Lasagna - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/71DR/IP66VIHJ/FGB71DRIP66VIHJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/71DR/IP66VIHJ/FGB71DRIP66VIHJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/71DR/IP66VIHJ/FGB71DRIP66VIHJ.SMALL.jpg travelclimbski A wonderful camp meal full of protein, veggies and delisciousness! This recipe shows you the meal and the method! Prep Ingredients And Coals Chop veggies uniformly.About 1/3 cup of each: carrots, mushrooms, zucchini, peppers, corn. (Other veggies could include broccoli, kale, celery)Tip: if you'...
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 21:25:05 PDT
Make a Soda Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Soda-Can-Stove/
Make a Soda Can Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/TY90/IP4BWHNG/FB4TY90IP4BWHNG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/TY90/IP4BWHNG/FB4TY90IP4BWHNG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/TY90/IP4BWHNG/FB4TY90IP4BWHNG.SMALL.jpg Simple_Life_Hacks In this Instructable I show you how to make a soda can stove. There are many different ways to make one but I think this version is very unique and works well. Also it is made from smaller aluminum beverage cans so it takes up less room, which is a positive if you are doing any hiking or backpacki...
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 13:39:12 PDT
How to Steampunk a Teardrop Camping Trailer (Part 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Steampunk-a-Teardrop-Camping-Trailer-Part-2/
How to Steampunk a Teardrop Camping Trailer (Part 2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/8Z3J/IOSPA64J/FJV8Z3JIOSPA64J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/8Z3J/IOSPA64J/FJV8Z3JIOSPA64J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/8Z3J/IOSPA64J/FJV8Z3JIOSPA64J.SMALL.jpg GeorgianBay Scott This instructable follows an earlier build from August 2015 on How to Steampunk a Tiny Teardrop Camper. I will refer to it as Part 1 and it can be found at this link . This is Part 2 and, for the most part, has just been recently completed during May 2016. Like many of my larger projects, that are u...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 05:40:14 PDT
Orca or Yeti Cooler Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/OrcaYeti-Cooler-Wheels/
Orca or Yeti Cooler Wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/W0PM/IOQ1I0VA/F0TW0PMIOQ1I0VA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/W0PM/IOQ1I0VA/F0TW0PMIOQ1I0VA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/W0PM/IOQ1I0VA/F0TW0PMIOQ1I0VA.SMALL.jpg dhagewood Let's start with this. I spent hours searching the internet for DIY cooler wheels to make for my 58 quart Orca cooler. It is 35 pounds empty and can be very cumbersome and heavy when loaded down with two bags of ice and a couple of cases of beer. They make kits out there that are literally hundreds ...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 14:36:47 PDT
Rain Kilt (Skirt) for hiking http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-Kilt-Skirt-for-Hiking/
Rain Kilt (Skirt) for hiking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/80OB/IO4JJXK8/F1N80OBIO4JJXK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/80OB/IO4JJXK8/F1N80OBIO4JJXK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/80OB/IO4JJXK8/F1N80OBIO4JJXK8.SMALL.jpg jaime9999 There is a trend in backpacking called "ultralight". It's a philosophy of doing more with less, minimizing the tendency to excessive features and weight in gear.An example of the ultralight philosophy is rejecting heavy hiking boots in favor of running sneakers, because they are much lighter and t...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 13:23:10 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Micro Teardrop Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Micro-Teardrop-Trailer/
Reclaimed Wood Micro Teardrop Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/30QI/IO2TMOLM/F8Y30QIIO2TMOLM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/30QI/IO2TMOLM/F8Y30QIIO2TMOLM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/30QI/IO2TMOLM/F8Y30QIIO2TMOLM.SMALL.jpg Doc Wyoming Hi, this is my build of a Reclaimed Wood Micro Teardrop trailer. I call it a "micro" build because 1) it's 5 x 8 feet (and it's only 7 feet at the base) 2) I used only 2x3s and 2x2s/other lighter wood for the foundation to keep the weight at a minimum! and 3) It does not have a large section for coo...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 20:10:37 PDT
SureFire Flashlight Lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/SureFire-Flashlight-Lanyard/
SureFire Flashlight Lanyard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/NRQY/IO0GG3XI/FJVNRQYIO0GG3XI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/NRQY/IO0GG3XI/FJVNRQYIO0GG3XI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/NRQY/IO0GG3XI/FJVNRQYIO0GG3XI.SMALL.jpg hispanickausinpanik I have always wanted a lanyard system for my SureFire flaslight, but never got around to ordering one. After seeing an Instructible by Ubbo, which gave me an idea, I decided to make a solid ring lanyard attachment out of aluminum. For the lanyard itself I used paracord. I also used a paracord serpen...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 06:43:29 PDT
Keluang String : A Camper's String Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Keluang-String-a-Campers-String-Hack/
Keluang String : A Camper's String Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/E9WE/INYU55EZ/FWYE9WEINYU55EZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/E9WE/INYU55EZ/FWYE9WEINYU55EZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/E9WE/INYU55EZ/FWYE9WEINYU55EZ.SMALL.jpg IbniH Storage space is a luxury for camper and that's the problem I had faced in one of the trips. Here, I show how to use a string to hang mostly of your camping items and save some space. Items This items are easily buy from a fishing storeA nylon string A hook - not a fishing hook ;)A basic ski...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 07:19:07 PDT
DIY Truck Bed Camper! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Truck-Bed-Camper/
DIY Truck Bed Camper! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/0FGS/INT6FAWJ/F520FGSINT6FAWJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/0FGS/INT6FAWJ/F520FGSINT6FAWJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/0FGS/INT6FAWJ/F520FGSINT6FAWJ.SMALL.jpg Into the Dirtshop I wanted to make a camper bed with pullout drawers for my truck. After getting a truck cap, I gathered up some reclaimed wood from pallets and old shipping crates and went to town breaking them down into usable lumber. This is a quick and easy way to create a simple camping or working platform that...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 07:47:34 PDT
Fire Stoker-Blower (camping or home fire pit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Stoker-Blower-camping-or-Home-Fire-Pit/
Fire Stoker-Blower (camping or home fire pit) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/VXTF/INPE46WW/FUFVXTFINPE46WW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/VXTF/INPE46WW/FUFVXTFINPE46WW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/VXTF/INPE46WW/FUFVXTFINPE46WW.SMALL.jpg borgem Based on a similar concept I had growing up for our fireplace, this is a tool for blowing air into embers to bring them back to life...the perk is that it puts your face 5.5 feet from where you want to blow so you get to keep your eyebrows! We had just a short 1/4" piece of straight (copper or brass...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 21:39:32 PDT
Girl Scout Vagabond Stove and Buddy Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Girl-Scout-Vagabond-Stove-and-Buddy-Burner/
Girl Scout Vagabond Stove and Buddy Burner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/CPEU/INNGOKFF/FTICPEUINNGOKFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/CPEU/INNGOKFF/FTICPEUINNGOKFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/CPEU/INNGOKFF/FTICPEUINNGOKFF.SMALL.jpg Jenga747 I'm not going to lie, this was way harder than I thought it would be. This is a vagabond stove and buddy burner for girl scouts who are doing backpacking or just for preparing single meals. This is a great way to pack your stove and materials for on the go cooking. Gathering your supplies and t...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 09:47:21 PDT
Solar Powered Festival Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Festival-Cart/
Solar Powered Festival Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/Y5NZ/INNEI3YI/F59Y5NZINNEI3YI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/Y5NZ/INNEI3YI/F59Y5NZINNEI3YI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/Y5NZ/INNEI3YI/F59Y5NZINNEI3YI.SMALL.jpg MelodiousDirge The bulk of my festival experience is at Burning Man, which is really quite a unique animal in many respects - not the least of which is you get to drive to your camping spot, complete with whatever trailer or monstrosity you can attach to your vehicle. It's also long, and big, and centered around c...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:07:19 PDT
Improved Soda Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-Soda-Can-Stove/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 03:22:51 PDT
24 foot, 3V Geodesic EMT Dome http://www.instructables.com/id/24-Foot-3V-Geodesic-EMT-Dome/
24 foot, 3V Geodesic EMT Dome - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/4YNU/INKG5KLC/FTQ4YNUINKG5KLC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/4YNU/INKG5KLC/FTQ4YNUINKG5KLC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/4YNU/INKG5KLC/FTQ4YNUINKG5KLC.SMALL.jpg MelodiousDirge In 2011, like many, many other desert goers, I built a geodesic dome for shelter from the sun, wind, and some of the dust to be found in the Black Rock Desert. At the time I found it exceedingly easy to find resources on how to calculate strut lengths, and how to build a dome skeleton from Electrica...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:53:05 PDT
Bamboo shavette $0.08 http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Shavette/
Bamboo shavette $0.08 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0UFV/INI7TWS6/FSB0UFVINI7TWS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0UFV/INI7TWS6/FSB0UFVINI7TWS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0UFV/INI7TWS6/FSB0UFVINI7TWS6.SMALL.jpg Vitizop I wanted to create something simplebut it has a little trickthe simplicity and the low price in mind Slice I found the idea of chopsticks.All the action is done with a knife Assembly the problem was caused by the exposed sidehow to stabilize this solution the ring one major advantages: quick ...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 09:40:33 PDT