Instructables: exploring - outside - camping - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 26 Sep 2016 01:53:23 PDT BLOX v1.01 Portable rocket stove about $25 http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Rocket-Stove-About-25/
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:43:59 PDT
Orca or Yeti Cooler Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/OrcaYeti-Cooler-Wheels/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 14:36:47 PDT
Perfect (med/rare) campfire roast http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-medrare-campfire-roast/
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Sun, 24 Jul 2011 20:13:02 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
How to Buy an Ex-Ambulance http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Buy-an-Ex-Ambulance/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 19:44:39 PDT
Repairing a Broken Instant Canopy http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-Broken-Instant-Canopy/
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 20:24:58 PST
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
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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/A4WW/IR3E4PEI/F53A4WWIR3E4PEI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/A4WW/IR3E4PEI/F53A4WWIR3E4PEI.SQUARE.jpg https://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
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
How to arrange sleeping space in Peugeot Partner Tepee http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-arrange-sleeping-space-in-Peugeot-Partner-T/
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 11:15:15 PST
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/
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Sun, 18 Oct 2015 07:13:07 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
Altoids Portable BBQ !! http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Portable-BBQ-/
Altoids Portable BBQ !! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/0VVE/FLROKR3I/F5J0VVEFLROKR3I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/0VVE/FLROKR3I/F5J0VVEFLROKR3I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/0VVE/FLROKR3I/F5J0VVEFLROKR3I.SMALL.jpg =SMART= I love BBQ's, and upon deciding i needed to be able to grill anything anywhere i created this pocket-sized grill.This tiny grill would be very useful if you were out fishing for example, you could catch some little fish and then grill them for lunch! The possibilities are endless..probablyIf you mat...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2008 15:52:22 PDT
Camp cooking the easy way - In ground roast http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-cooking-the-easy-way-In-ground-roast/
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012 16:56:27 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
How To Make Easy Campfire Pizza http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Easy-Campfire-Pizza/
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 21:44:16 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
$2 Indestructible Wire Mesh Globe for Propane Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Indestructible-Wire-Mesh-Globe-for-Propane-Lant/
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Sat, 11 Sep 2010 12:50:55 PDT
Polar Bear Tubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Polar-Bear-Tubes/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 11:02:23 PDT
Sun & bug lotion: one simple solution http://www.instructables.com/id/Sun-amp-bug-lotion-one-simple-solution/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2009 20:35:11 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
Paracord Hammock Anchor Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Hammock-Anchor-Cord/
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Sat, 10 Apr 2010 15:30:18 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
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
Twig Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Twig-Stove/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 15:44:53 PDT
Thermacell Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermacell-Hack/
Thermacell Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/P0SF/HI3TREHA/F9GP0SFHI3TREHA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/P0SF/HI3TREHA/F9GP0SFHI3TREHA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/P0SF/HI3TREHA/F9GP0SFHI3TREHA.SMALL.jpg rhathaway Ever run out of those costly butane refills for your thermacell repellents? Here's a fairly quick and simple way to refill them. Tools Tools needed for this hack. 1) side cutters 2) pair of pliers 3) small sheet metal screws 4) butane refill bottle 5) utility/sharp knife 6) #2 Phillips screwdri...
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Wed, 19 Jun 2013 05:04:13 PDT
Easy Drapes for Truck Camper Shell http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Drapes-for-Truck-Camper-Shell/
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 11:29:48 PST
Simple conversion of VW T4 caravelle 9 seats in a campervan http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-conversion-of-VW-T4-caravelle-syncro-9-seat/
Simple conversion of VW T4 caravelle 9 seats in a campervan - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/R8AY/HYY8MUSA/FZ6R8AYHYY8MUSA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/R8AY/HYY8MUSA/FZ6R8AYHYY8MUSA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/R8AY/HYY8MUSA/FZ6R8AYHYY8MUSA.SMALL.jpg paolobertoncin The conversion must be simple and rapidly reversible allowing the use as a car for all year and like a camper-van during holiday Easy camper van conversion (VW T4 caravelle 2500 TDI ) The idea make an easy way to convert Volkswagen t4 caravelle in a camper van..... easy to re convert from campe...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:31:43 PDT
Making portable Polish Horseshoe game http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-portable-Polish-Horseshoe-game/
Making portable Polish Horseshoe game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZXIE/GE04ONEP/F4CZXIEGE04ONEP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZXIE/GE04ONEP/F4CZXIEGE04ONEP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZXIE/GE04ONEP/F4CZXIEGE04ONEP.SMALL.jpg trekerbear This is my 1st Instructable,so please be gentle! i did not plan this ahead of time, i got the idea to put together my own version of this game and did it. this instructable is to help others not make the same mistakes i made. i take no resposability for any liability or injuries you sustain in follo...
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Sun, 12 Sep 2010 15:51:20 PDT
Build a Fire in the Rain/Wet Condidtions http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Fire-in-the-RainWet-Condidtions/
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 16:48:11 PDT
Paracord Ladder w/ Wooden Rungs http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Ladder-w-Wooden-Rungs/
Paracord Ladder w/ Wooden Rungs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/N9LP/G7WVDK79/F8LN9LPG7WVDK79.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/N9LP/G7WVDK79/F8LN9LPG7WVDK79.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/N9LP/G7WVDK79/F8LN9LPG7WVDK79.SMALL.jpg crocboy      In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a rope ladder using standard paracord with wooden rungs.  You can use rope ladders for just about anything, from treehouses to boats to haylofts.  They can also be used as emergency escapes in case of a fire.  This is also one of my entries for the...
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Tue, 13 Apr 2010 16:22:32 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/30QI/IO2TMOLM/F8Y30QIIO2TMOLM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/30QI/IO2TMOLM/F8Y30QIIO2TMOLM.SQUARE.jpg https://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
shoebox solar oven http://www.instructables.com/id/shoebox-solar-oven/
shoebox solar oven - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/JHHH/H3QETQK5/FZVJHHHH3QETQK5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/JHHH/H3QETQK5/FZVJHHHH3QETQK5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/JHHH/H3QETQK5/FZVJHHHH3QETQK5.SMALL.jpg tgferreira184 I made this solar oven from nothing but: a shoebox (with lid attached, not removavel), an old winter shirt, a plastic bag, some black paper, two pencils, and alluminium foil. the lid Cut the lid like the image. the ''glass" To do the glass put some air in the bag and seal it. Now bend ...
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Mon, 25 Jun 2012 06:21:08 PDT
DIY Truck Bed Camper! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Truck-Bed-Camper/
DIY Truck Bed Camper! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F52/0FGS/INT6FAWJ/F520FGSINT6FAWJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F52/0FGS/INT6FAWJ/F520FGSINT6FAWJ.SQUARE.jpg https://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
High Volume Propane Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Volume-Propane-Torch/
High Volume Propane Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/7VL5/G5KPANBO/FVC7VL5G5KPANBO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/7VL5/G5KPANBO/FVC7VL5G5KPANBO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/7VL5/G5KPANBO/FVC7VL5G5KPANBO.SMALL.jpg DornbackCustom The intended purpose for this torch is to heat an aluminum melting furnace (coming soon to an instructable near you!).  Since I'm using it strictly as an area heating device, I'm not too concerned with the flame quality.  I haven't tried it out in a furnace since that piece is yet to be built.   Th...
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Sun, 7 Mar 2010 16:11:33 PST
Improved Soda Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-Soda-Can-Stove/
Improved Soda Can Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/CJFH/INKG6GNZ/FRJCJFHINKG6GNZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/CJFH/INKG6GNZ/FRJCJFHINKG6GNZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/CJFH/INKG6GNZ/FRJCJFHINKG6GNZ.SMALL.jpg MaxPower1977 The traditional stove takes a long time to heat up before it builds pressure to make a nice burner ring. The capillary version of the stove heats up and produces a ring of flames within seconds. In the picture the one on the left is a regular one and the one on the right is the improved design, th...
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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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/4YNU/INKG5KLC/FTQ4YNUINKG5KLC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/4YNU/INKG5KLC/FTQ4YNUINKG5KLC.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Ultralight clear tarp tent (2P) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultralight-clear-tarp-tent-2P/
Ultralight clear tarp tent (2P) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/MJOQ/IGWJXPD9/FZLMJOQIGWJXPD9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/MJOQ/IGWJXPD9/FZLMJOQIGWJXPD9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/MJOQ/IGWJXPD9/FZLMJOQIGWJXPD9.SMALL.jpg lechampiondumonde When you go camping, you've chosen to be in nature. So, why are tents always made of opaque materials that separate you from it? My tarp tent offers you a 360° view of shooting stars or thunderstorms from the safety of an ultralight, 3-season, 2 person shelter. You'll also be the first one to know i...
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 21:00:48 PST
How to make a Swedish Fire Torch (AKA Canadian Candle) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Swedish-Torch-Canadian-Candle/
How to make a Swedish Fire Torch (AKA Canadian Candle) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/A8JZ/HFPTISQP/FUYA8JZHFPTISQP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/A8JZ/HFPTISQP/FUYA8JZHFPTISQP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/A8JZ/HFPTISQP/FUYA8JZHFPTISQP.SMALL.jpg mrrikjit It's known that during the Thirty Years War that took place in Europe 1618 - 1648 soldiers used these torches for heating, lighting and cooking. It's really great for cooking when you are camping and it's easy to ignite. Step 1: Get a Piece of Wood To start with, you need a piece of log. Any kind ...
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 12:00:24 PDT
Camper Van Collapsible Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Camper-Van-Collapsible-Bed/
Camper Van Collapsible Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/P3XQ/HT559JON/FGYP3XQHT559JON.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/P3XQ/HT559JON/FGYP3XQHT559JON.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/P3XQ/HT559JON/FGYP3XQHT559JON.SMALL.jpg cstewart000 This instructable documents the design and construction of a camper van bed frame. The frame is easy to disassemble allowing the van to be used for other purposes other than camping.    Design /Layout The design has undergone many mental iterations before arriving at the final product. Orig...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 03:21:00 PDT
Correctly Install a Power Inverter In Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Correctly-Install-a-Power-Inverter-In-Your-Car/
Correctly Install a Power Inverter In Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/R77N/HP1PV6BP/F88R77NHP1PV6BP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/R77N/HP1PV6BP/F88R77NHP1PV6BP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/R77N/HP1PV6BP/F88R77NHP1PV6BP.SMALL.jpg az√ľkiBEAN For the person in the go, this is how you can both run and/or charge your electronics! Puzzle Pieces -Inverter-Wiring-50amp fuse and housing-Crimps and Loop Terminals Mounting and Connecting Find a good place to keep your inverter. Mine fits perfectly between the rear seat cushions. This locat...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 11:04:57 PST
How to make a Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Paracord-Bracelet-4/
How to make a Paracord Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/DMBE/HRS5ZXO2/FOIDMBEHRS5ZXO2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/DMBE/HRS5ZXO2/FOIDMBEHRS5ZXO2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/DMBE/HRS5ZXO2/FOIDMBEHRS5ZXO2.SMALL.jpg Ent123 How to make a Paracord Bracelet, here is instructions for the Cobra Paracord Bracelet, first get about 12 feet of paracord, and a paracord buckle. I use a Plastic side release buckle, but you can also make it with a Metal Paracord Buckle, you may have to modify it a little. Also get some smaller sci...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 15:11:48 PST
Down Hammock Underquilt - Ultralight, 20*F http://www.instructables.com/id/Down-Hammock-Underquilt-Ultralight-20F/
Down Hammock Underquilt - Ultralight, 20*F - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/BOAO/IMUTNPWJ/FIOBOAOIMUTNPWJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/BOAO/IMUTNPWJ/FIOBOAOIMUTNPWJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/BOAO/IMUTNPWJ/FIOBOAOIMUTNPWJ.SMALL.jpg davemayo2000 This Instructable details how to make your own Down Hammock Underquilt for easy, efficient insulation in a hammock.Stats77" x 45" ("full" length)18.2 oz with suspension. 20*F (or below) temperature rating (3+" loft)Why an Underquilt?In the camping and backpacking world, hammocks are becoming a popul...
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 14:05:00 PDT
DIY Camp Shower Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camp-Shower-Enclosure/
DIY Camp Shower Enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/63WB/GOCNPNXO/FUQ63WBGOCNPNXO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/63WB/GOCNPNXO/FUQ63WBGOCNPNXO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/63WB/GOCNPNXO/FUQ63WBGOCNPNXO.SMALL.jpg susanrm One of the great things about camping is being outdoors. One of the not-as-great things about being outdoors is how grimy you (and all your belongings) get. A camp shower can be a wonderful asset in many ways, from cleaning your body (feels so good, especially after a hike, and getting that bug spra...
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Tue, 31 May 2011 21:09:08 PDT
Rope Handgrip for Hiking Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Handgrip-for-Hiking-Stick/
Rope Handgrip for Hiking Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/IJ35/G0KQP2XV/FJBIJ35G0KQP2XV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/IJ35/G0KQP2XV/FJBIJ35G0KQP2XV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/IJ35/G0KQP2XV/FJBIJ35G0KQP2XV.SMALL.jpg bearmitzvah I was looking for a hand grip for my hiking stick which would not be expensive ad also would work well rain or shine.   The leather grips are nice, but sweaty hands or rain make them slippery.The bonus here is you have a long rope to use in an emergency.The length of the rope you use is going to dep...
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Tue, 13 Oct 2009 13:24:02 PDT
Simple Line Tensioners for Camping and Backpacking http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Line-Tensioners-for-Camping-and-Backpacking/
Simple Line Tensioners for Camping and Backpacking - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/GKS7/FXP6OTNG/F2TGKS7FXP6OTNG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/GKS7/FXP6OTNG/F2TGKS7FXP6OTNG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/GKS7/FXP6OTNG/F2TGKS7FXP6OTNG.SMALL.jpg schwieb This instructable will show you how to make very simple tent line tensioners from an old plastic paint bucket. Though I believe it is always useful to know how to tie different knots for backpacking and camping, there is sometimes no substitute for the speed and convenience of these little gadgets. ...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2009 17:36:52 PDT
Toyota Rav4 by weekday / Camper by weekend. http://www.instructables.com/id/Toyota-Rav4-by-weekday-Camper-by-weekend/
Toyota Rav4 by weekday / Camper by weekend. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/DI0U/IDUQZ2JO/FPKDI0UIDUQZ2JO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/DI0U/IDUQZ2JO/FPKDI0UIDUQZ2JO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/DI0U/IDUQZ2JO/FPKDI0UIDUQZ2JO.SMALL.jpg Loblaw Summer in the Yukon is short... and coming to an end. I'm not ready to be finished with my outdoor adventuring, so to extend my season into the fall and winter I decided to convert my car into a camping space. There are many many awesome examples of vehicle conversions into sleeping spaces. The only...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:32:45 PDT
Teardrop Trailer - Boxes within a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Teardrop-Trailer-Boxes-Within-a-Box/
Teardrop Trailer - Boxes within a Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/CTGN/IMJE7QJZ/F84CTGNIMJE7QJZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/CTGN/IMJE7QJZ/F84CTGNIMJE7QJZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/CTGN/IMJE7QJZ/F84CTGNIMJE7QJZ.SMALL.jpg Engineer_Allen About 10 years ago I saw my first teardrop trailer and was really impressed. I've been camping for nearly 50 years (tenting, trailer camping, and backpacking with my parents and car camping/backpacking with my wife and children) and I though one would be perfect for low impact car camping without ...
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 14:13:15 PDT
Bike Camping in Japan- on a shoestring http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Touring-in-Japan-on-a-shoestring/
Bike Camping in Japan- on a shoestring - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/35ET/GELSQFWN/FDX35ETGELSQFWN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/35ET/GELSQFWN/FDX35ETGELSQFWN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/35ET/GELSQFWN/FDX35ETGELSQFWN.SMALL.jpg diane whitmore I spent four weeks bike touring on Japan's northern island of Hokkaido for less than $1000 including airfare. I enjoyed good food, met great people, and immersed myself in amazing scenery as well as numerous hot springs. Here are some tips on how I did it, and how you can too. Plan Your Trip I ...
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Wed, 29 Sep 2010 13:18:19 PDT