Instructables: exploring - outside - camping - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 02:50:08 PST BLOX v1.01 Monkey Hut http://www.instructables.com/id/Monkey-Hut/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 23:05:37 PST
How to make yourself into a Bird! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Be-a-Bird/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 22:55:50 PST
Haley's Teardrop Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/Haleys-Teardrop-Camper/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 09:59:21 PST
Valentine Fire Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-Fire-Starters/
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Thu, 2 Feb 2012 13:21:54 PST
SUV MicroCamper - Fat Berta 3.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Skoda-Yeti-MicroCamper-Fat-Berta-30/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 10:55:52 PST
How To Fix Double-Vision on Binoculars http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Double-Vision-on-Binoculars/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 14:35:39 PST
Fitted Mattress Groundsheet http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitted-Mattress-Groundsheet/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 10:05:06 PST
Propane Tank Wood Stove for $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Propane-Tank-Wood-Stove-for-5/
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 18:26:01 PST
Boot dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Boot-dryer/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 21:36:18 PST
Airbed box table http://www.instructables.com/id/Airbed-Box-Table/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 15:18:49 PST
Off-Grid Tealight Slow Cooker http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-Grid-Tealight-Slow-Cooker/
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 09:46:34 PST
The pocket grill http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pocket-Grill/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 08:14:57 PST
Building Campfires the Right Way (without fire starters or dangerous accelerants) http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Campfires-the-Right-Way-without-Fire-Star/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:43:02 PST
Waterproof boots with beeswax http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-boots-with-beeswax/
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 20:15:50 PST
4x2 Pickup - 2x4 Mud Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/4x2-Pickup-2x4-Mud-Shoes/
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 14:17:28 PST
Homemade Hot Tub http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Hot-Tub-1/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 18:45:32 PST
4WD draw system http://www.instructables.com/id/4WD-draw-system-A-work-in-progress/
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 09:18:28 PST
Multi-hammock pitch kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-hammock-Pitch-Kit/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 14:12:03 PST
Penny Stove, Scollop+Double Scollop http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Stove-ScallopDouble-Scallop/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 16:14:11 PST
sun shade for travel trailer or rv, $70 http://www.instructables.com/id/sun-shade-for-travel-trailer-or-rv-70/
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Sun, 6 Dec 2015 16:07:23 PST
TIN CAN ALCOHOL STOVE http://www.instructables.com/id/TIN-CAN-ALCOHOL-STOVE/
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 18:05:49 PST
3 Part Coffee Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Part-Coffee-Machine/
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 01:53:19 PST
How to Replace a Tent Pole Shock Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-a-Tent-Pole-Shock-Cord/
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Fri, 20 Nov 2015 14:52:14 PST
Foldable ax http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-ax/
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 00:44:08 PST
Ultralight clear tarp tent (2P) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultralight-clear-tarp-tent-2P/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 21:00:48 PST
Flat pack table bbq http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-pack-table-bbq/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 11:12:57 PST
Tent Trailer Roof Re-build http://www.instructables.com/id/Tent-Trailer-Roof-Re-build/
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 14:52:24 PST
AMMO CAN STOVE USES 3 TYPES OF FUEL http://www.instructables.com/id/AMMO-CAN-STOVE-USES-3-TYPES-OF-FUEL/
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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 13:36:12 PDT
Turtle Barbecue: The cleaner,healthier barbecue http://www.instructables.com/id/Turtle-Barbecue-The-cleanerhealthier-barbecue/
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 13:35:07 PDT
Camping Muffin Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpacking-Muffin-Maker-Survival-in-Style/
Camping Muffin Maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/EZFA/IG5EHUFR/FFJEZFAIG5EHUFR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/EZFA/IG5EHUFR/FFJEZFAIG5EHUFR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/EZFA/IG5EHUFR/FFJEZFAIG5EHUFR.SMALL.jpg DylanD581 It's always the same old camping meals you repeatedly have over and over again. In order to pioneer the fight against this reality I have designed, made, and documented a compact muffin tin for camping and backpacking.To fully grasp the necessity of such a tool, please consider the following highly ...
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 10:32:12 PDT
Car Camping in a Compact Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Camping-in-a-Compact-Car/
Car Camping in a Compact Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/TV6M/IG167O7P/FAGTV6MIG167O7P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/TV6M/IG167O7P/FAGTV6MIG167O7P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/TV6M/IG167O7P/FAGTV6MIG167O7P.SMALL.jpg mstrcdr I'm been on a number of road trips in high school and college where the only place to sleep was in the, not always very large, car. When your young sleeping in a sitting position or slightly reclined isn't that big a deal but as you get older, and a better job, you find that sleeping like that is ju...
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Thu, 22 Oct 2015 12:44:32 PDT
How to make a Leather Handle for a walking stick http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Leather-Handle-for-a-walking-stick/
How to make a Leather Handle for a walking stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/YNLR/IFVC87RV/FP7YNLRIFVC87RV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/YNLR/IFVC87RV/FP7YNLRIFVC87RV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/YNLR/IFVC87RV/FP7YNLRIFVC87RV.SMALL.jpg baoeberhard If you enjoy creating walking sticks from timber found in the woods then you probably have experienced splinters or rough patches in your walking stick. An easy way to be rid of those troubles is to create a simple leather handle. I did it for less than $3 and have used the walking stick plenty of t...
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Sun, 18 Oct 2015 07:13:07 PDT
Finding offbeat local hiking destinations http://www.instructables.com/id/Finding-offbeat-local-hiking-destinations/
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 17:31:32 PST
Camp for FREE in National Forests http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-camp-for-FREE-in-National-Forests/
Camp for FREE in National Forests - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/QOC2/IFCDFLPZ/FKEQOC2IFCDFLPZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/QOC2/IFCDFLPZ/FKEQOC2IFCDFLPZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/QOC2/IFCDFLPZ/FKEQOC2IFCDFLPZ.SMALL.jpg Tom Gellatly I love going camping, but I hate making plans. This usually means I'll spontaneously suggest "Let's go camping this weekend!" only to discover that most campsites and cabins were already booked months in advance. Drag.Lucky for me (and anyone with a similar problem) there are 154 federally protect...
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Sun, 4 Oct 2015 14:54:23 PDT
Build Your Own Teardrop Camping Trailer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Teardrop-Camping-Trailer/
Build Your Own Teardrop Camping Trailer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/URIG/IEY3710H/FBYURIGIEY3710H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/URIG/IEY3710H/FBYURIGIEY3710H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/URIG/IEY3710H/FBYURIGIEY3710H.SMALL.jpg ppeters0502 While preparing for my wedding this past June, I started planning a trip for our honeymoon. We thought about doing an old-fashioned great American road trip, but wanted something a little more comfortable to stay in than a tent. While planning some of the places we would be visiting, I started to lo...
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 16:46:45 PDT
4 Days Camping - No Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Days-Camping-No-Cooler/
4 Days Camping - No Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/QLLG/IEV83T46/FJGQLLGIEV83T46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/QLLG/IEV83T46/FJGQLLGIEV83T46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/QLLG/IEV83T46/FJGQLLGIEV83T46.SMALL.jpg chadovision Me and my family of four went back country camping for four days and five nights. Backpacked and canoed to an island where we stayed for the entire time with no cooler. We purchased no food that would spoil without a cooler. We pumped our water from the lake and lived cooler free. This saved so much...
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Tue, 22 Sep 2015 03:52:50 PDT
Tiny House, Gypsy Wagon - You Can Build one too! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-House-Gypsy-Wagon-You-Can-Build-one-too/
Tiny House, Gypsy Wagon - You Can Build one too! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/RG0S/IEMNKOV3/F8ORG0SIEMNKOV3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/RG0S/IEMNKOV3/F8ORG0SIEMNKOV3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/RG0S/IEMNKOV3/F8ORG0SIEMNKOV3.SMALL.jpg Hypha THIS INSTRUCTABLE IS TO HELP YOU BUILD A TINY HOUSE THAT CAN FUNCTION AS A FULLTIME RESIDENCE. THE EMPHASIS IS ON THOSE WITH SMALL BUDGETS, LIMITED CARPENTRY SKILLS, AND A DESIRE FOR SIMPLICITY IN DESIGN. It all started when I moved to the swamp in North Carolina. I moved back to NC to take care of ...
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Wed, 16 Sep 2015 10:49:31 PDT
Tyvek Tarp Tent and Ground Cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Tyvek-Tarp-Tent-and-Ground-Cloth/
Tyvek Tarp Tent and Ground Cloth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/VDUS/IEIUD52N/FKNVDUSIEIUD52N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/VDUS/IEIUD52N/FKNVDUSIEIUD52N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/VDUS/IEIUD52N/FKNVDUSIEIUD52N.SMALL.jpg Tsanabe A tarp tent is one of the most versatile tents as it can be setup in a variety of ways to achieve a desired tent type or setup in response to unforseen circumstances and weather conditions.A tarp tent and ground cloth are both lightweight and pack down to a small size. Tarp tents typically do not co...
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 12:04:56 PDT
Glamping Tips and Tricks - How One Family Does It http://www.instructables.com/id/Glamping-Tips-and-Tricks-How-One-family-Does-It/
Glamping Tips and Tricks - How One Family Does It - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/5Z6X/IEA9HHRZ/FZK5Z6XIEA9HHRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/5Z6X/IEA9HHRZ/FZK5Z6XIEA9HHRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/5Z6X/IEA9HHRZ/FZK5Z6XIEA9HHRZ.SMALL.jpg craftycounterpart Glamping. Before the term was hijacked to become the act of staying in a 4-star tree house overlooking a volcano on the grounds of a Four Seasons resort, it was simply the term used by regular campers who like to bring a bit of glamour/luxury along with them on their camping trips. A few creature co...
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 18:44:01 PDT
Camp Cooler Breakfast Bricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Cooler-Breakfast-Bricks/
Camp Cooler Breakfast Bricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/582B/IEAB4C1P/F5L582BIEAB4C1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/582B/IEAB4C1P/F5L582BIEAB4C1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/582B/IEAB4C1P/F5L582BIEAB4C1P.SMALL.jpg kaymess When I have the time, my favorite way to bring food on a camping trip is in sealed frozen form. I call them "Bricks" and they're great for simple meals, with little planning and little to no clean up, and they help to keep everything in your cooler cold. These breakfast bricks are a great way to get...
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 20:25:38 PDT
Semi-Bivy: Keep your sleeping bag dry and warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Semi-Bivy-Keep-your-sleeping-bag-dry-and-warmer/
Semi-Bivy: Keep your sleeping bag dry and warmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/W5G7/IG5GJUQS/FNJW5G7IG5GJUQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/W5G7/IG5GJUQS/FNJW5G7IG5GJUQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/W5G7/IG5GJUQS/FNJW5G7IG5GJUQS.SMALL.jpg Heeboore If you have an tent that has lost or never had sufficient waterproofing on the bottom, then you probably know how unpleasant it is to wake up in the middle of the night and discover that you are sleeping in a puddle. The Semi-Bivy provides an completely waterproof layer that also provides insulation...
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 20:09:33 PDT
Glow in the dark guy lines (camping) http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-dark-guy-lines-camping/
Glow in the dark guy lines (camping) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/H8AR/IE7J3L19/FUPH8ARIE7J3L19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/H8AR/IE7J3L19/FUPH8ARIE7J3L19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/H8AR/IE7J3L19/FUPH8ARIE7J3L19.SMALL.jpg Barry Neeson Hi, In this instructable I'm going to show you how to make your guylines more visible in the dark.This is a really simple Instructable with the longest part being letting the guylines dry.Unfortunately, i cant show you them in action because my only camera is my iphone which wont pick up the glowing...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 02:00:46 PDT
Yet another Penny Stove- super simple mix http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-another-Penny-Stove-super-simple-mix/
Yet another Penny Stove- super simple mix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/MTQJ/IE7J59H8/F5UMTQJIE7J59H8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/MTQJ/IE7J59H8/F5UMTQJIE7J59H8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/MTQJ/IE7J59H8/F5UMTQJIE7J59H8.SMALL.jpg DownAndOutInChristchurchNZ After the earthquakes in Christchurch I became a little "survival", camper van with solar pannels, rocket fires and of course the penny stove.Some of our locals were cooking on car bonnets over an open fire in the back yard..I have fumbled around making these a few times and have come up with a new ...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 06:07:17 PDT
How to Reverse a Trailer or Caravan http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reverse-a-Trailer-or-Caravan/
How to Reverse a Trailer or Caravan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/XB73/IE17YUEN/FV0XB73IE17YUEN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/XB73/IE17YUEN/FV0XB73IE17YUEN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/XB73/IE17YUEN/FV0XB73IE17YUEN.SMALL.jpg Puzzledd After watching videos, getting lots of advice and heaps of practice, I still didn't get a clear idea of the principles of reversing a caravan. So being a visual person, I worked out some diagrams to help us with steering whilst reversing. These seemed to help, so I thought I'd post them here in case...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 22:44:10 PDT
Pitch a tent without poles http://www.instructables.com/id/Pitch-a-tent-without-poles-1/
Pitch a tent without poles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/3AH5/IDZSL0PQ/FKT3AH5IDZSL0PQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/3AH5/IDZSL0PQ/FKT3AH5IDZSL0PQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/3AH5/IDZSL0PQ/FKT3AH5IDZSL0PQ.SMALL.jpg jls99 Recently we camped with friends and the boys' tent came without poles. I did this out of necessity but it worked like a charm. In fact a small tent with no poles is now part of my hiking gear/ Go Bag (which you can see here), since it weighs very little. I apologize if this is way too obvious, but w...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:21:48 PDT
No Knead ''Stick Bread'' |Quick Recipe for Camping use http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Knead-Stick-Bread-Quick-Recipe-for-Camping-use/
No Knead ''Stick Bread'' |Quick Recipe for Camping use - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/EWIX/IDZSICVJ/FA1EWIXIDZSICVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/EWIX/IDZSICVJ/FA1EWIXIDZSICVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/EWIX/IDZSICVJ/FA1EWIXIDZSICVJ.SMALL.jpg Pheiso Nothing like the great taste of bread over embers....!This recipe is quick, easy to follow, and will give you a most wonderful bread we lovingly call ''Stick Bread'' because it is cooked over a stick.There are so many reasons to make your own dough!! It's easy, it tastes better, it is healthier, and...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:22:02 PDT
Lightweight LED bottle lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-lightweight-glamping-party-lights/
Lightweight LED bottle lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/KB9B/IE180ZAU/FPVKB9BIE180ZAU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/KB9B/IE180ZAU/FPVKB9BIE180ZAU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/KB9B/IE180ZAU/FPVKB9BIE180ZAU.SMALL.jpg thijsv Lightweight camping doesn't have to be boring and without style. This Instructable helps you to make your own 7 gram glamping lights to set a party atmosphere around your camping spot. All you need are some basic tools you find around the house, some electrical tape, colourful LEDs, coin cell batter...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:38:43 PDT
Installing a DIY roof rack for solar panels http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-a-DIY-roof-rack-for-solar-panels/
Installing a DIY roof rack for solar panels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/KJE7/IDZSFTZ7/F1AKJE7IDZSFTZ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/KJE7/IDZSFTZ7/F1AKJE7IDZSFTZ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/KJE7/IDZSFTZ7/F1AKJE7IDZSFTZ7.SMALL.jpg SLOMakerSpace I wanted to add solar panels to my travel truck, which meant installing a sturdy rack to mount the panels on. Instead of buying an expensive roof rack system, I commissioned a simple steel rack at the SLO MakerSpace, and then installed it on the fiberglass camper shell using stainless steel hardware...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 08:52:46 PDT
Twig Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Twig-Stove/
Twig Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/H91W/IDYP6DRW/FQRH91WIDYP6DRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/H91W/IDYP6DRW/FQRH91WIDYP6DRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/H91W/IDYP6DRW/FQRH91WIDYP6DRW.SMALL.jpg trike road poet Here is a new stove project that allows you to cook food, heat water, make coffee, or heat a small lean-to with nothing more then small wood twigs, bits of bark and scrap wood. Instead of cutting logs and splitting fire wood, you use the usually abundant small stuff and brush found in the undergrow...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 15:44:53 PDT
SaveAqua Washing Station http://www.instructables.com/id/SaveAqua-Washing-Station/
SaveAqua Washing Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/0ISU/IDYPBYUF/FEQ0ISUIDYPBYUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/0ISU/IDYPBYUF/FEQ0ISUIDYPBYUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/0ISU/IDYPBYUF/FEQ0ISUIDYPBYUF.SMALL.jpg SaveAquaTaps Hand washing is important no matter where you are, but it can be difficult to wash your hands when you are camping and there is no water infrastructure around. Using the SaveAqua tap you can make your own water dispenser by reusing containers.The benefits of using the SaveAqua tap;1.Operates without...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:20:43 PDT