Instructables: exploring - outside - camping - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 29 Aug 2016 02:10:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 Camp Sink - Temporary Hand Washing Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Sink-Temporary-Hand-Washing-Station/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:48:01 PDT
Portable Mini Camp/Survival Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Mini-CampSurvival-Stove/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 18:14:39 PDT
Solar Charging phone charger on steroids. Intro and parts. http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Charging-Phone-Charger-on-Steroids-Intro-and/
Solar Charging phone charger on steroids. Intro and parts. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/ALUW/ISCALEC4/FTTALUWISCALEC4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/ALUW/ISCALEC4/FTTALUWISCALEC4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/ALUW/ISCALEC4/FTTALUWISCALEC4.SMALL.jpg ThriftStore Hacker Visit my YouTube for all of my hacks and videos. Don't forget to SUBCRIBE!!!!! Thriftstore Hacker on YouTubeWhen at the lake, out in the field, camping, picnicking, or have a power outage a backup battery to charge your phone is a great thing to have. Most backup batteries you can buy over the coun...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 21:06:13 PDT
Tree Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-Platform/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:46:27 PDT
Family Hammock made from recycled flags http://www.instructables.com/id/Family-Hammock-Made-From-Recycled-Flags/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:08:23 PDT
How to Car-Camp in the Rain: 11 Lifehacks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Car-Camp-in-the-Rain-11-Lifehacks/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 00:18:44 PDT
Leather Bush-knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Bush-knife-Sheath/
Leather Bush-knife Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/ZP31/ISAUOFTS/FADZP31ISAUOFTS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/ZP31/ISAUOFTS/FADZP31ISAUOFTS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/ZP31/ISAUOFTS/FADZP31ISAUOFTS.SMALL.jpg rshulman leather craft bush knife sheath. made from veg tan leather.if you enjoy my instructables please vote for them in the contests! also feel free to comment and ask questions! make a pattern trace your knife, and draw an outline around it about 1/4" around to account for stitching.be sure your knife...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:32:56 PDT
CAMP STORAGE / COOKING STATION http://www.instructables.com/id/CAMP-STORAGE-COOKING-STATION/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 16:30:33 PDT
Make your own charcoal at home (Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Charcoal-at-Home-Video/
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 10:50:23 PDT
10 Camping Trailers for Your Next Adventure http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Trailers-for-Your-Next-Adventure/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/8N6V/IRRRST5O/FCX8N6VIRRRST5O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/8N6V/IRRRST5O/FCX8N6VIRRRST5O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/8N6V/IRRRST5O/FCX8N6VIRRRST5O.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx "Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind." —SenecaThe time to explore the world is now! You only live once.Here are 10 camping trailers that'll make your trip a bit more comfortable. Teardrop Trailer How to build a DIY Micro Camper DIY Micro Camper Teardrop Travel Trail...
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 08:05:32 PDT
Jet/Alcohol Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/JetAlcohol-Stove/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 17:38:01 PDT
Swedish Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Swedish-Torch/
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 12:13:30 PDT
Make a Portable Camping Shower http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Portable-Camping-Shower/
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 08:50:01 PDT
Nerd Throne: a Bog/Stargazer/Viking/Plank Camp Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Nerd-Throne-a-BogStargazerVikingPlank-Camp-Chair/
Nerd Throne: a Bog/Stargazer/Viking/Plank Camp Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/9BAF/IRKFLGRV/FKS9BAFIRKFLGRV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/9BAF/IRKFLGRV/FKS9BAFIRKFLGRV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/9BAF/IRKFLGRV/FKS9BAFIRKFLGRV.SMALL.jpg mcraghead Mine is just one more DIY chair based on an ancient design, but I added a few features that you might find useful for when you build your version - like rubber feet and a sneaky paracord attachment setup and a seat cushion and an eight-legged horse. Inspiration This chair has been called by a var...
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 13:35:43 PDT
Precision Tent Pole Cutting http://www.instructables.com/id/Precision-Tent-Pole-Cutting/
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 08:37:42 PDT
Recycled Coke Can Popcorn Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Coke-Can-Popcorn-Maker/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 10:24:44 PDT
Upgrading my camping bucket light. http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Camp-Light/
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 19:10:03 PDT
Multi-Function Walking Stick II - Storage Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Function-Walking-Stick-II-Storage-Compart/
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Sat, 14 Nov 2009 17:52:41 PST
Tent Cleaning for Lazy People http://www.instructables.com/id/Tent-Cleaning-for-Lazy-People/
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:14:33 PDT
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/
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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-/
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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:13:55 PDT
Frontier Stove from 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SQUARE.jpg https://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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SQUARE.jpg https://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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/BDEA/IQOQQ1V3/FLBBDEAIQOQQ1V3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/BDEA/IQOQQ1V3/FLBBDEAIQOQQ1V3.SQUARE.jpg https://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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/B7Y4/IQLI7SHF/FUUB7Y4IQLI7SHF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/B7Y4/IQLI7SHF/FUUB7Y4IQLI7SHF.SQUARE.jpg https://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/
KP solowheel ver.2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/A2LC/IQK3OI2G/FG2A2LCIQK3OI2G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/A2LC/IQK3OI2G/FG2A2LCIQK3OI2G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/A2LC/IQK3OI2G/FG2A2LCIQK3OI2G.SMALL.jpg KresimirPregernik Well, after experience with wooden KP solo-wheel, i decide to rebuild it, hoping for better results. As always, material should be cheep but strong enough for such purpose. And also an important approach was drawings with general measurements, to get relation between weight and maneuverability. One...
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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/
Altoids/Sucrets Tin Stove w/ Pot Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/C8TJ/IQFHJ9FN/FIDC8TJIQFHJ9FN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/C8TJ/IQFHJ9FN/FIDC8TJIQFHJ9FN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/C8TJ/IQFHJ9FN/FIDC8TJIQFHJ9FN.SMALL.jpg J SquaredA This instructable is devoted to how to make an alcohol-burning stove made from materials that would normally be thrown away, like an Altoids or Sucrets tin, a wire clothes-hanger, some cotton balls, pieces of a soup can, a wire grid, and more! Gather your Materials and Tools Here's what you'll ne...
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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/
Portable Cable run for dogs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F28/WYQ1/IQ9PLONE/F28WYQ1IQ9PLONE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F28/WYQ1/IQ9PLONE/F28WYQ1IQ9PLONE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F28/WYQ1/IQ9PLONE/F28WYQ1IQ9PLONE.SMALL.jpg OHDesigns Camping with dogs, lots of fun but also lots of work.My boyfriend and I are avid campers here in Canada, we try and spend as much time as we can up north in our Provincial and National Parks. We love to bring our two dogs, Storm (2yr old German Shepherd) and Suka (6yr old lab mix). For the most part...
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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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/PEQR/IQ6VHW9A/FLMPEQRIQ6VHW9A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/PEQR/IQ6VHW9A/FLMPEQRIQ6VHW9A.SQUARE.jpg https://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...
By: The Culinary Camper

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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/
What Happens When A Nerd Goes Camping - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/YUUT/IQ9RNZ40/FZTYUUTIQ9RNZ40.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/YUUT/IQ9RNZ40/FZTYUUTIQ9RNZ40.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/YUUT/IQ9RNZ40/FZTYUUTIQ9RNZ40.SMALL.jpg TaniaH9 So I'm going to a festival this weekend and I have got, genuinely the worst memory in the history of ever! It's like a goldfish with severe Alzheimer's! I was laying in bed one night and I decided it would be a good idea to paint my tent, that way I wouldn't get confused with all the other generic t...
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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/
The Handiest Contraption You'll Ever Take Camping - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/GDT0/IPZMOU0I/FYQGDT0IPZMOU0I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/GDT0/IPZMOU0I/FYQGDT0IPZMOU0I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/GDT0/IPZMOU0I/FYQGDT0IPZMOU0I.SMALL.jpg travderose We all love camping but anything we can do to make it a little easier and more convenient is always welcomed in my opinion. Having to deal with the trash bag and paper towels flying away is one of those things that always bugged me to no end. I figured there had to be a better way.So I invented this...
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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/
Custom Sprinter Van RV Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/9KFK/IPZMH5KX/FRG9KFKIPZMH5KX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/9KFK/IPZMH5KX/FRG9KFKIPZMH5KX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/9KFK/IPZMH5KX/FRG9KFKIPZMH5KX.SMALL.jpg Making It There Creating a van like this has been a dream of ours for years, and realizing this dream took a lot sacrifice. Sprinter's arent particularly cheap or easy to find, so acquiring just the right one meant cashing in most of our savings and a taking a trip to the east coast to pick one up. Sprinters are...
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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/
The Ultimate Car Camping Setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/8A5U/IPYA0KDP/FON8A5UIPYA0KDP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/8A5U/IPYA0KDP/FON8A5UIPYA0KDP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/8A5U/IPYA0KDP/FON8A5UIPYA0KDP.SMALL.jpg travderose I’ve been camping my entire life, mostly with my family in our RV. Now that’s fun and a great way to travel but about two years ago I really began camping with my friends. You know, straight up camping in a tent outside with a campfire. “Real” camping as some people like to call it. I freaking fell ...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:57:43 PDT
Camper - Vardo http://www.instructables.com/id/Camper-Vardo/
Camper - Vardo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/LED4/IPTJH2R7/FBULED4IPTJH2R7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/LED4/IPTJH2R7/FBULED4IPTJH2R7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/LED4/IPTJH2R7/FBULED4IPTJH2R7.SMALL.jpg TheDooZ Built this custom camper after the Vardo style. All good materials (exterior is cedar, interior is knotty pine walls with bamboo floor and stained glass windows). Fully insulated throughout. Has electricity, water, kitchenette and fridge, entertainment center, desk, fold out couch to sleeper with st...
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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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/EZPB/IPTJDOW8/FI7EZPBIPTJDOW8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/EZPB/IPTJDOW8/FI7EZPBIPTJDOW8.SQUARE.jpg https://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/
Compact walking stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/NKTK/IPIK61LI/FV2NKTKIPIK61LI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/NKTK/IPIK61LI/FV2NKTKIPIK61LI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/NKTK/IPIK61LI/FV2NKTKIPIK61LI.SMALL.jpg jdavis8 I made this project with the thought of travel in mind. I like to hike and I travel a lot with my work, so I needed an easy way to carry a walking stick without it taking up much space in the car. Plus I like the looks of a wooden stick better than the metal ones. I entered this into the Outside con...
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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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/XCW0/IPCUHUGG/F3LXCW0IPCUHUGG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/XCW0/IPCUHUGG/F3LXCW0IPCUHUGG.SQUARE.jpg https://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/
Earoplane Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/X1FE/IPCYB8V5/FPHX1FEIPCYB8V5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/X1FE/IPCYB8V5/FPHX1FEIPCYB8V5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/X1FE/IPCYB8V5/FPHX1FEIPCYB8V5.SMALL.jpg RonnieC10 To make a stand for an aeroplane you'll need:foamduct tapegluescissorsmarker capsspray painta jar The first thing you need to do is attach the foam to the tips of the marker caps with some duct tape. the next step is to glue the caps to the jar and let it set. After the glue sets, spr...
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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