Instructables: exploring - outside - camping - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Apr 2015 04:33:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 5 Dollar LED Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Dollar-LED-Lantern/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:03:26 PDT
Tin Cloth Hunting Pants http://www.instructables.com/id/Tin-Cloth-Hunting-Pants/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 20:39:54 PDT
Make a foam inflating camping pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-foam-inflating-camping-pillow/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:05:43 PDT
DIY 12 Volt On-Demand Water Pump System http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-12-Volt-On-Demand-Water-Pump-System/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 17:21:57 PDT
TreeBella http://www.instructables.com/id/TreeBella/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:09:40 PDT
DIY Water Tank For Camping (Gravity Fed) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Water-Tank-For-Camping-Gravity-Fed/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 09:55:35 PDT
DIY Micro Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Micro-Camper/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 19:27:39 PDT
Backpacker's Bottle Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpackers-Bottle-Cooler/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:57:49 PDT
portable tent heater http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-tent-heater/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 21:45:11 PDT
Ultralight Backpacking Stuff Sack http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultralight-Backpacking-Stuff-Sack/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 15:59:09 PDT
Ultra-Lightweight Tyvek Backpacking Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Lightweight-Tyvek-Backpacking-Belt/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 18:14:52 PDT
DIY Camping Toilet Bucket http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camping-Toilet-Bucket/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 21:11:49 PDT
A Hut on Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Hut-on-Wheels/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 15:18:37 PDT
Calculate the efficiency of your DIY camping stove etc. http://www.instructables.com/id/Calculate-the-efficiency-of-your-DIY-camping-stove/
Calculate the efficiency of your DIY camping stove etc. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/QMSQ/I77G7A6I/F88QMSQI77G7A6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/QMSQ/I77G7A6I/F88QMSQI77G7A6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/QMSQ/I77G7A6I/F88QMSQI77G7A6I.SMALL.jpg kode1303 There are numerous examples on the internet where people show their DIY camping stoves of different sorts. There are many features to measure the efficiency by - size, weight, design and so on. But in this instructable I try to demonstrate how to calculate the actual efficiency in transferring ener...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 14:54:35 PDT
Survival Bracelet With Flint http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Bracelet-With-Flint/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 09:37:46 PDT
Boot dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Boot-dryer/
Boot dryer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1WLR/I6NIHDZE/FJJ1WLRI6NIHDZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1WLR/I6NIHDZE/FJJ1WLRI6NIHDZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1WLR/I6NIHDZE/FJJ1WLRI6NIHDZE.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz cheap DIY boot dryer with parts from a leftover plumbing project parts needed are four, 2"elbows two, 2" T's one, 2" Yone, 2" fernco ci/plastic/copper/steel to ci/plastic/copper/steeland at least 3 feet of 2 inch PVC pipe cutting and assembly cut 1 length of PVC pipe 16 inches long then cut t...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 21:36:18 PST
How to start your own group to empower girls! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-start-your-own-group-to-empower-girls/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:49:09 PST
Reflector oven for campfires http://www.instructables.com/id/Reflector-oven-for-campfires/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:41:26 PST
MY SURVIVAL AMMO BOX http://www.instructables.com/id/MY-SURVIVAL-AMMO-BOX/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 20:12:12 PST
The Witch King Of Angmar Wood Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Witch-King-Of-Angmar-Wood-Burner/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 10:59:39 PST
Making Charcoal flakes from sawdust http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Charcoal-flakes-from-sawdust/
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 08:34:21 PST
Ironman \ War Machine wood burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Ironman-War-Machine-wood-burner/
Ironman \ War Machine wood burner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/1NWG/I5Z7L07L/F131NWGI5Z7L07L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/1NWG/I5Z7L07L/F131NWGI5Z7L07L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/1NWG/I5Z7L07L/F131NWGI5Z7L07L.SMALL.jpg doddieszoomer War Machine wood burner up cycled from an empty gas bottle.You can find more of my designs on my Facebook page. all commissions undertaken and worldwide shipping available.https://www.facebook.com/pages/Burned-by-Design/1526857080886471?ref=bookmarksPlease like and share my page. Thanks. Magic Mar...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 09:24:05 PST
Handy outdoor light using LiPo battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Handy-outdoor-light-using-LiPo-battery/
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 07:42:56 PST
The Nan Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Nan-Stove/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 20:05:46 PST
Tent Small Candle Stove KP http://www.instructables.com/id/Tent-Small-Candle-Stove-KP/
Tent Small Candle Stove KP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/NNUT/I55MZLF0/F7SNNUTI55MZLF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/NNUT/I55MZLF0/F7SNNUTI55MZLF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/NNUT/I55MZLF0/F7SNNUTI55MZLF0.SMALL.jpg KresimirPregernik There is a rumor going about that you can heat a tent with a candle.. A: http://outdoors.stackexchange.com/questions/3389/...I have experienced bitter cold at 4 o'clock in my tent and it would be perfect if I could heat it enough for winter camping. Wood stove, rocket or classic stove need...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:08:35 PST
Tent Small Rocket Stove KP http://www.instructables.com/id/Tent-Small-Rocket-Stove-KP/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 03:18:16 PST
Portable Swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Swing-2/
Portable Swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/VUS8/I4ID61TN/FQGVUS8I4ID61TN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/VUS8/I4ID61TN/FQGVUS8I4ID61TN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/VUS8/I4ID61TN/FQGVUS8I4ID61TN.SMALL.jpg Lander Vandemoortele As a task we had to do for school (I study Industrial Product Designing), we had to make a portable swing. A part of making the swing, was making the instructable. So if you want to make a nice swing, you'll have some 100 options (the number of students). I'll be very glad if you choose mine! The ...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 12:27:02 PST
How to eat a rose hip http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-eat-a-rose-hip/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 05:36:45 PST
TAKE OUT SWING http://www.instructables.com/id/TAKE-OUT-SWING/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 12:00:29 PST
Complete Camping Hammock with Screen and Rainfly http://www.instructables.com/id/Complete-Camping-Hammock-with-Screen-and-Rainfly/
Complete Camping Hammock with Screen and Rainfly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/6OFF/I3TI2QZ0/FUC6OFFI3TI2QZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/6OFF/I3TI2QZ0/FUC6OFFI3TI2QZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/6OFF/I3TI2QZ0/FUC6OFFI3TI2QZ0.SMALL.jpg adamtylernelson This project will show you step-by-step how to make a complete camping hammock, including the hammock, mesh bugnet, rainfly, and tree straps. I built this as a gift for for my girlfriend, who loves borrowing the Hennessy Hammock I've had since I was a Boy Scout, and is taking longer and longer to gi...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 16:16:34 PST
Picnic swingbag http://www.instructables.com/id/Picnic-swingbag/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:21:20 PST
How to use the handy swing IPO IDC Howest Swing Schommel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-the-handy-swing-IPO-IDC-Howest-Swing-Sc/
How to use the handy swing IPO IDC Howest Swing Schommel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/4GOJ/I3R6ZF8O/FGS4GOJI3R6ZF8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/4GOJ/I3R6ZF8O/FGS4GOJI3R6ZF8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/4GOJ/I3R6ZF8O/FGS4GOJI3R6ZF8O.SMALL.jpg WiebrenPlovie In the next steps you will see how to use the handy swing. Have fun! The advantage of the handy swing The big advantage of the handy swing is that you can take him everywhere where you go in the nature. It’s so that you can put the swing easy in a backpack. Make everything ready First of all ...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:52:36 PST
Bed, Table, and Benches for camper van - All in one! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-Table-and-Benches-for-camper-van-All-in-one/
Bed, Table, and Benches for camper van - All in one! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/P72J/I3PJNHWC/FE9P72JI3PJNHWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/P72J/I3PJNHWC/FE9P72JI3PJNHWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/P72J/I3PJNHWC/FE9P72JI3PJNHWC.SMALL.jpg AudreyDesjardins After using the van with the simple platform for a bed, table and place to hang out for a year, we decided it was time to go to the next level: Build an all-in-one bed-table-benches-storage! Our goal was to add more storage to the livable space in the van, to create a space where 4-5 people could ea...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:27:17 PST
Moltov Tiki Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Moltov-Tiki-Torch/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 13:31:07 PST
Fold Up Camping/Picnic Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-Up-CampingPicnic-Table/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 06:55:42 PST
Cedar paneling for van interior http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-paneling-for-van-interior/
Cedar paneling for van interior - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/B9XI/I34E195D/FGWB9XII34E195D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/B9XI/I34E195D/FGWB9XII34E195D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/B9XI/I34E195D/FGWB9XII34E195D.SMALL.jpg AudreyDesjardins We love skiing. We love mountain life. We love the feel of rustic cabins. We love the smell of cedar. We wanted a real cabin on wheels. This means there was only one material we wanted to use for the walls and ceiling of the van: CEDAR PANELS! The process of applying cedar panels to the walls of ...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 10:51:54 PST
WATERPROOF SEALANT (for making or reproofing oilcloth tarps, ponchos, dusters, awnings, etc.) http://www.instructables.com/id/WATERPROOF-SEALANT-for-making-or-reproofing-oilclo/
WATERPROOF SEALANT (for making or reproofing oilcloth tarps, ponchos, dusters, awnings, etc.) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/M8SU/I2XTRL2G/FMHM8SUI2XTRL2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/M8SU/I2XTRL2G/FMHM8SUI2XTRL2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/M8SU/I2XTRL2G/FMHM8SUI2XTRL2G.SMALL.jpg TheUglyBarbarian I want to share an easy recipe to make your own oilcloth dressing like Otter Wax or Duck Back.I use two parts bee's wax, two parts paraffin wax and one part walnut oil. While many oils will work, I wanted to use walnut oil because I like the smell. As to the wax, some people use either paraffin or...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:02:41 PST
How To Start A Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Start-A-Fire-1/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:30:47 PST
Stormtrooper Style Log Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Stormtrooper-Style-Log-Burner/
Stormtrooper Style Log Burner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/KNBK/I2P3SGZM/FIRKNBKI2P3SGZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/KNBK/I2P3SGZM/FIRKNBKI2P3SGZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/KNBK/I2P3SGZM/FIRKNBKI2P3SGZM.SMALL.jpg doddieszoomer After the awesome feedback I've received for my Vader style log burners and been a bit of a Star Wars nerd, I've been wanting to try a stormtrooper design for a while now so here goes. Design My biggest challenge was trying to create the sides on the helmet, I was struggling for what to make them...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:46:22 PST
Heineken Mini Keg Propane Firekeg http://www.instructables.com/id/Heineken-Mini-Keg-Propane-Firekeg/
Heineken Mini Keg Propane Firekeg - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/986S/I2AQTM6T/FKG986SI2AQTM6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/986S/I2AQTM6T/FKG986SI2AQTM6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/986S/I2AQTM6T/FKG986SI2AQTM6T.SMALL.jpg josborne1 Northern California evenings on the bay can get cool, here is our way of fighting off the chill and dew when hanging out on our boat! Create Need For Evening Fireplace And Drink A Keg Ok, first of all who doesn't need a portable propane fireplace for ambiance or a little bit of heat? It is the pe...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 11:18:07 PST
The Ultimate Kayak Hauler and Rooftop Tent Camper. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Kayak-Hauler-and-Rooftop-Tent-Camper/
The Ultimate Kayak Hauler and Rooftop Tent Camper. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/N2NO/I1QYKJEU/F1CN2NOI1QYKJEU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/N2NO/I1QYKJEU/F1CN2NOI1QYKJEU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/N2NO/I1QYKJEU/F1CN2NOI1QYKJEU.SMALL.jpg to'bryant I love to camp and go fishing with the family, but we do things a bit more extreme. We used to backpack miles in and set up camp. That is a bit harder to do now that we have two little ones, although we plan to start that back up soon. In the pictures above, you can see the progression of my trailer...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:05:49 PDT
Large Rotisserie Pit BBQ http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Rotisserie-Pit-BBQ/
Large Rotisserie Pit BBQ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/6E86/I1EU3FJP/FKJ6E86I1EU3FJP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/6E86/I1EU3FJP/FKJ6E86I1EU3FJP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/6E86/I1EU3FJP/FKJ6E86I1EU3FJP.SMALL.jpg Schorte Once a year we gather for a Thanksgiving feast with 3 or 4 turkeys cooked on a spit. Last year we rented a mobile unit ($$) so this year I came up with plans for our own. It can easily be sized up or down for your needs.The BBQ was built as a dry-fit project - no mortar was used. It's a lot easier...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:30:10 PDT
Truck bed tuck bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-bed-tuck-bed/
Truck bed tuck bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/CKBR/I1CC0A2T/FNVCKBRI1CC0A2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/CKBR/I1CC0A2T/FNVCKBRI1CC0A2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/CKBR/I1CC0A2T/FNVCKBRI1CC0A2T.SMALL.jpg jmcarthur3 basic diy on fitting and storing a foam matress in a truck bed things needed for project. A truck. A foam mattress or mattress topper. some paracord ... or rope. and something that will work as a latch or hook. Something to cut the foam with. I used a very sharp knife and a Utility blade. first...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:02:23 PDT
Suitcase Picnic Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Suitcase-Picnic-Table/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:59:10 PDT
Custom Leather Sling Style Backpacks And Dog Harness http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Leather-Sling-Style-Backpacks-And-Dog-Harne/
Custom Leather Sling Style Backpacks And Dog Harness - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/SDYS/I0UTP2TS/FXCSDYSI0UTP2TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/SDYS/I0UTP2TS/FXCSDYSI0UTP2TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/SDYS/I0UTP2TS/FXCSDYSI0UTP2TS.SMALL.jpg antagonizer I spend a lot of time in the woods, and whether I'm taking a bit of a hike or going on an extended camping trip I always bring a backpack. Now for me, standard two strap backpacks are a bit of a pain...literally. I have rheumatic problems in my shoulders that make the contorting in and out of a two ...
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 07:52:36 PDT
Folding bed for car camping http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-bed-for-car-camping/
Folding bed for car camping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/IJ2K/I0LCHT52/FE6IJ2KI0LCHT52.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/IJ2K/I0LCHT52/FE6IJ2KI0LCHT52.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/IJ2K/I0LCHT52/FE6IJ2KI0LCHT52.SMALL.jpg pescabicicleta My wife and I like car camping and road trips. We also have a dog, which can make road trips challenging (try finding a vacancy in a pet-friendly hotel during prime travel season). So a couple of years ago, we traded in our Fit for a Honda Element - what my stepmom calls a "Lego car." We love it - s...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:34:20 PDT
How To Play Nails (Stump) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Play-Nails-Stump/
How To Play Nails (Stump) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/6G06/I0TVEEHU/F7P6G06I0TVEEHU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/6G06/I0TVEEHU/F7P6G06I0TVEEHU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/6G06/I0TVEEHU/F7P6G06I0TVEEHU.SMALL.jpg smithallen_studio Have you just gotten home from a hike?Do you like games with the high potential for the loss of an eyeball?Do you have an adult drink in your hand?Do you have at least 3 friends in close proximity?Are you an AiR at Autodesk Pier 9?If you answered yes to 3 out of the last 4 questions you may need t...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 13:00:43 PDT
Festfalia, A Ford Festiva Flip Top Hyper Miler Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/Festfalia-A-Ford-Festiva-Flip-Top-Hyper-Miler-Camp/
Festfalia, A Ford Festiva Flip Top Hyper Miler Camper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/KOUM/I0R0TB46/FCWKOUMI0R0TB46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/KOUM/I0R0TB46/FCWKOUMI0R0TB46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/KOUM/I0R0TB46/FCWKOUMI0R0TB46.SMALL.jpg Nor-tea-a I've wanted to make a car into a camper for several years and eventually I found the perfect vehicle for it, the humble Ford Festiva. Why choose such a small car? I believe that limitations breed creativity and I wanted high MPGs. This is not meant to be a step by step instructable but more of a gui...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 12:19:39 PDT
R2D2 Style Wood / Log Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/R2D2-Style-Wood-Log-Burner/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:44:31 PDT
Berry picker from scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Berry-picker-from-scrap/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:59:03 PDT