Instructables: exploring - outside - camping - scouts - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:08:02 PST BLOX v1.01 The Remote Match http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Remote-Match/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:51:17 PDT
Camp Hot Water Heater with an easy to use Dispensing Feature http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Hot-Water-Heater-with-an-easy-to-use-Dispens/
Camp Hot Water Heater with an easy to use Dispensing Feature - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/XBFW/FZG43WSK/FJGXBFWFZG43WSK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/XBFW/FZG43WSK/FJGXBFWFZG43WSK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/XBFW/FZG43WSK/FJGXBFWFZG43WSK.SMALL.jpg hpstoutharrow Make a large-volume, propane, camp water heater that dispenses hot water like a kitchen faucet.When camping with a large group, like our Boy Scout troop, a propane turkey fryer is an easy way to quickly heat a large quantity of water.  Between washing cooking gear / mess kits and making hot beverage...
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Fri, 9 Oct 2009 19:06:18 PDT
Urban Hay Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Urban-Hay-Box/
Urban Hay Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HO4V/HSL29J9P/FHMHO4VHSL29J9P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HO4V/HSL29J9P/FHMHO4VHSL29J9P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HO4V/HSL29J9P/FHMHO4VHSL29J9P.SMALL.jpg VentureScout Need something to do with all those unwanted bills and junk mail? Want to save money on you fuel bill? Cook your food using an Urban Hay Box! You can cook anything in an urban hay box that needs a long simmer, like stews, soups, steamed puddings, etc. Because it needs no attention while cooking, it...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 04:11:02 PDT
Handmade Boy Scout Troop Flag - Leather & Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Boy-Scout-Troop-Summer-Camp-Flag/
Handmade Boy Scout Troop Flag - Leather & Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/IZ2Y/HIYWWPBA/FX5IZ2YHIYWWPBA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/IZ2Y/HIYWWPBA/FX5IZ2YHIYWWPBA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/IZ2Y/HIYWWPBA/FX5IZ2YHIYWWPBA.SMALL.jpg M.Hawse As you have seen in my other articles, my family is involved in our community.  We spend a great deal of our time supporting the school band programs and also the scouting programs.  A few weeks back, as we were preparing to send the youth to Boy Scout summer camp, we realized that they needed a tro...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 14:37:31 PDT
Print Waterproof Plastic Maps http://www.instructables.com/id/Print-Waterproof-Plastic-Maps/
Print Waterproof Plastic Maps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/3N9W/GVZ2BYAH/FQ23N9WGVZ2BYAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/3N9W/GVZ2BYAH/FQ23N9WGVZ2BYAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/3N9W/GVZ2BYAH/FQ23N9WGVZ2BYAH.SMALL.jpg hpstoutharrow Make your own Waterproof Maps by Printing directly on Plastic Film...garbage bag film.  This is not simply laminating paper maps.   The end result of this simple project is a 100% plastic map that is thinner, lighter, and more durable than paper.  Sure, plastic paper can be purchased for printing ...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2011 13:45:38 PST
Volcano Picnic Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/Volcano-Picnic-Plate/
Volcano Picnic Plate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/ZI84/GP7IHWWH/F01ZI84GP7IHWWH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/ZI84/GP7IHWWH/F01ZI84GP7IHWWH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/ZI84/GP7IHWWH/F01ZI84GP7IHWWH.SMALL.jpg hpstoutharrow Eat, Drink and be Merry with this all in one food and drink assist system.  Everyone loves outdoor finger foods but with one hand holding a plate, and another holding a drink, there are no fingers available to actually get food to your mouth. The worst things about outdoor eating...not enough hands...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2011 10:09:20 PDT
How to clean your climbing rope! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-your-climbing-rope/
How to clean your climbing rope! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/UBP8/GHSYTPXO/FF6UBP8GHSYTPXO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/UBP8/GHSYTPXO/FF6UBP8GHSYTPXO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/UBP8/GHSYTPXO/FF6UBP8GHSYTPXO.SMALL.jpg The Insomniac This is a project I made to clean my ever-growing number of climbing ropes, as well as the many ropes I use at my local Scout camp's climbing tower.Previously I had only ever used the "big bucket of soapy water" method, until I was introduced to this one this fall. Cleaning a climbing rope regularly...
By: The Insomniac

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Fri, 17 Dec 2010 14:07:56 PST
Field Sink http://www.instructables.com/id/Field-Sink/
Field Sink - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/3BEC/G8CBY37M/FGN3BECG8CBY37M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/3BEC/G8CBY37M/FGN3BECG8CBY37M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/3BEC/G8CBY37M/FGN3BECG8CBY37M.SMALL.jpg hpstoutharrow Bring running water to remote locations with this foot pump operated wash station. Perfect for camp or the patio. Ideal for campfire or BBQ grill-side food prep clean-up. Ready for a duch oven or BBQ outdoor cook competition yet miles from running water? Our scout troop uses this Hand Washing Stati...
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Mon, 26 Apr 2010 09:20:25 PDT
Rustic Hammock-Style Wilderness Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Hammock-Style-Wilderness-Chair/
Rustic Hammock-Style Wilderness Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/EEGH/G5LEJJUG/FEJEEGHG5LEJJUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/EEGH/G5LEJJUG/FEJEEGHG5LEJJUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/EEGH/G5LEJJUG/FEJEEGHG5LEJJUG.SMALL.jpg hpstoutharrow Build a hammock style wilderness camp chair fit for a Scoutmaster.  Made from only Logs and Rope, this stout chair will beat any of those flimsy folding camp chairs when it comes to strength and comfort. So here you are in the middle of the woods far away from the comforts of home.  You've got a ca...
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Sun, 21 Feb 2010 07:43:49 PST
Multi-Function Walking Stick II - Storage Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Function-Walking-Stick-II-Storage-Compart/
Multi-Function Walking Stick II - Storage Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/Z031/G1BB7VY2/FC1Z031G1BB7VY2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/Z031/G1BB7VY2/FC1Z031G1BB7VY2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/Z031/G1BB7VY2/FC1Z031G1BB7VY2.SMALL.jpg hpstoutharrow Add Decorative and Functional Copper Ends to a Hiking Staff.This is Part 2 in the Multi-Function Walking Stick Instructables series.The original Multi-Function Walking Stick Instructable describes how to make a Hiking Staff that converts into a Camp Stool.Part 1 can be found here: http://www.instruc...
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Sat, 14 Nov 2009 17:52:41 PST
Multi-Function Walking Stick - Converts to a Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Function-Walking-Stick-Converts-into-a-Cha/
Multi-Function Walking Stick - Converts to a Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/JHOZ/G1BB7VXU/FOWJHOZG1BB7VXU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/JHOZ/G1BB7VXU/FOWJHOZG1BB7VXU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/JHOZ/G1BB7VXU/FOWJHOZG1BB7VXU.SMALL.jpg hpstoutharrow Wouldn't it be nice if your walking stick served double duty as a chair?  This walking stick functions just as well as a stationary resting device as well as it does as a mobility enabler. Trying to find a place to rest on the trail can be a challenge; especially when the woods are wet.Carrying a ca...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2009 21:17:55 PST
Making plasters/band-aids in the woods http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-plasters-in-the-woods/
Making plasters/band-aids in the woods - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/0IKR/FZG436WU/FH00IKRFZG436WU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/0IKR/FZG436WU/FH00IKRFZG436WU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/0IKR/FZG436WU/FH00IKRFZG436WU.SMALL.jpg tim_n You've done something stupid, you've cut yourself in the woods and haven't gone a walking with a first aid kit.You silly silly person!But never fear, what you could do if you've read this instructable is make your own!After comments on Life Hacker, perhaps it's prudent to put a warning on this. The...
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Sun, 13 Sep 2009 08:24:30 PDT