Instructables: exploring - outside - camping - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 26 Sep 2017 06:38:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Camelbak Unbottle DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Camelbak-Unbottle-DIY/
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Mon, 20 Aug 2007 02:31:12 PDT
Convertible A-Frame Cabin http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Frame-Cabin/
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:16:41 PDT
Convert Your Van Into a Cosy Cabin for Under £400! http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Your-Van-Into-a-Cosy-Cabin-for-Under-400/
Convert Your Van Into a Cosy Cabin for Under £400! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/EFIH/J67WJNE8/F6BEFIHJ67WJNE8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/EFIH/J67WJNE8/F6BEFIHJ67WJNE8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/EFIH/J67WJNE8/F6BEFIHJ67WJNE8.SMALL.jpg 890riley A campervan is something I’ve wanted for as long as I can remember but it’s always seemed like a distant dream until I realised that it will be pretty simple to build my own simple version, at least to suit the kind of adventures I want to do. I’m not planning on travelling for months on end in it, ...
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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 20:02:43 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
4x2 Pickup - 2x4 Mud Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/4x2-Pickup-2x4-Mud-Shoes/
4x2 Pickup - 2x4 Mud Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/C1EX/IJ4KEVWQ/FG1C1EXIJ4KEVWQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/C1EX/IJ4KEVWQ/FG1C1EXIJ4KEVWQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/C1EX/IJ4KEVWQ/FG1C1EXIJ4KEVWQ.SMALL.jpg JeffR1 For those times when your 4 x 2 pickup truck gets stuck in the mud and you don't have a 4 x 4 to help you get out.I give you the 2 x 4 mud shoes! Gather your Materials (1) 2x4x8Pack of tie down strapsTools:Miter saw or hand sawMeasuring tapeDrill & 1/6 bitOptional tools:Sander Measure For Your ...
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 14:17:28 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/
Building Campfires the Right Way (without fire starters or dangerous accelerants) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/HCI3/IJ8WXEO4/F1JHCI3IJ8WXEO4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/HCI3/IJ8WXEO4/F1JHCI3IJ8WXEO4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/HCI3/IJ8WXEO4/F1JHCI3IJ8WXEO4.SMALL.jpg soxley88 Fire building is an art. Sometimes you may find yourself in a situation without a convenient fire starter, and you will need to find flammable materials from your environment. It may take a little more work, but creating fire from the natural elements is very rewarding. Finding a Location Where ...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:43:02 PST
Four Person Teardrop Camper With Cocoon http://www.instructables.com/id/Four-Person-Teardrop-Camper-With-Cocoon/
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Sun, 27 Aug 2017 10:30:20 PDT
Mini Alcohol Stove. http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Alcohol-Stove/
Mini Alcohol Stove. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/FBSX/FWEGK9WM/FKPFBSXFWEGK9WM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/FBSX/FWEGK9WM/FKPFBSXFWEGK9WM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/FBSX/FWEGK9WM/FKPFBSXFWEGK9WM.SMALL.jpg DenseJungle This is a tutorial on how to make a Mini Alcohol Stove!, which is pocket sized so can be taken anywhere with you. This is a great item to have when, hiking camping or just to have to add to your collection of DIY items!, We hope you enjoy making this Alcohol stove as much as we did! Enjoy! Step ...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2009 16:42:57 PDT
Mini Van Camper Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Van-Camper-Conversion/
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Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:36:59 PDT
Simple STP (stand to pee) device (for women and transfolk) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-STP-stand-to-pee-device-for-women-and-tr/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2011 19:59:53 PDT
arobodude's DIY Burning Man Evaporative AC Swamp Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Arobodudes-DIY-Burning-Man-Evaporative-AC-Swamp-Co/
arobodude's DIY Burning Man Evaporative AC Swamp Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/DDWR/J6IF8EYK/FUBDDWRJ6IF8EYK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/DDWR/J6IF8EYK/FUBDDWRJ6IF8EYK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/DDWR/J6IF8EYK/FUBDDWRJ6IF8EYK.SMALL.jpg arobodude Heading to Burning Man this week and built a DIY swamp cooler for the tent. Staying up late and sleeping in seems like the way to roll and sleeping/sweating in a hot tent is absolutely no fun! Of course this isn't just useful for Burning Man and could be used any time you want to cool down a tent, R...
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Sun, 20 Aug 2017 20:50:30 PDT
Campman Chuckbox : DYI Camp Kitchen http://www.instructables.com/id/Campman-Chuckbox/
Campman Chuckbox : DYI Camp Kitchen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/YBXC/IGV6GSVF/FERYBXCIGV6GSVF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/YBXC/IGV6GSVF/FERYBXCIGV6GSVF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/YBXC/IGV6GSVF/FERYBXCIGV6GSVF.SMALL.jpg briankcurtis This is the Campman Chuckbox project. View more here! New Toolbox (an old one will work too) The Campman Chuckbox project. View more here! Strip Toolbox (but save the drawers) The Campman Chuckbox project. View more here! Add Dropdown Door The Campman Chuckbox project. View more here! Fab...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 15:59:14 PST
Multi-function Walking Stick III - Torch Bearer http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-function-Walking-Stick-III-Torch-Bearer/
Multi-function Walking Stick III - Torch Bearer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/PKVG/G23UU8Z7/FX4PKVGG23UU8Z7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/PKVG/G23UU8Z7/FX4PKVGG23UU8Z7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/PKVG/G23UU8Z7/FX4PKVGG23UU8Z7.SMALL.jpg hpstoutharrow Add a torch to the top of a Hiking Staff to illuminate your way. The VIDEO shows the torch in action. This is Part 3 in the Multi-Function Walking Stick Instructable series. The Original Multi-Function Walking stick Instructable describes how to: Make a three piece walking stick that convert...
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Sun, 29 Nov 2009 10:53:22 PST
Easy camper van conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-camper-van-conversion/
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Sat, 15 Dec 2007 14:52:38 PST
YACK BOX (Yet Another Camp Kitchen) http://www.instructables.com/id/YACK-BOX-Yet-Another-Camp-Kitchen/
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 19:06:34 PDT
Cool Little Miniature Stove! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Little-Miniature-Stove!/
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Thu, 27 Sep 2007 07:55:18 PDT
Rebar Tent Stakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebar-Tent-Stakes/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2008 14:38:43 PDT
4-3/4 oz Ultra-light Backpacking Kitchen (video demo) http://www.instructables.com/id/4-34-oz-Ultra-light-Backpacking-Kitchen-video-de/
4-3/4 oz Ultra-light Backpacking Kitchen (video demo) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/0DSZ/FWBNLTJM/FCT0DSZFWBNLTJM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/0DSZ/FWBNLTJM/FCT0DSZFWBNLTJM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/0DSZ/FWBNLTJM/FCT0DSZFWBNLTJM.SMALL.jpg thatoneguydavid This instructable will describe the steps necessary to build a 2 Cup boiling pot, and the case to carry it in. If you want to build the stove that is part of this kit, search "alcohol stove" there are a couple on instructables already, but I may put together an instruction later. If you would like...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2009 00:43:25 PDT
Roof Rack Shower for Outdoor Activities http://www.instructables.com/id/Roof-Rack-Shower-for-Outdoor-Activities/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:53:29 PDT
The Hotmail Heater, prepper bug out off the grid heat and hot water http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hotmail-Heater/
The Hotmail Heater, prepper bug out off the grid heat and hot water - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/3NMO/H1EN6X2D/FDB3NMOH1EN6X2D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/3NMO/H1EN6X2D/FDB3NMOH1EN6X2D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/3NMO/H1EN6X2D/FDB3NMOH1EN6X2D.SMALL.jpg rowerwet I built a Teardrop trailer in 2011, finding a cheap heat source for of-the-grid camping that is safe is one of those ideas always being kicked around on the best (IMO) website for Tear Drop Trailers (TD) http://www.tnttt.com/index.php.  There is a company that makes a tent heater powered by propane,...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 06:33:27 PDT
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
80's Mercedes Campervan Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/80s-Mercedes-Campervan-Conversion/
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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:48:37 PDT
Removable tent platform for trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Removable-tent-platform-for-trailer/
Removable tent platform for trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/JKW3/GC4G9C7U/F2CJKW3GC4G9C7U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/JKW3/GC4G9C7U/F2CJKW3GC4G9C7U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/JKW3/GC4G9C7U/F2CJKW3GC4G9C7U.SMALL.jpg rrscooter This project gives the user a flat, off the ground, dry platform for a 7x7 tent. Tired of uneven ground, or a river running thru your tent? This project may work for you. Getting started Start by making short 2x4 walls. These will give you a place to screw in your hinges later. Also gives you pl...
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Sun, 1 Aug 2010 09:45:11 PDT
One-Tree Hammock System, Ultralight http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Tree-Hammock-System-Ultralight/
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Thu, 6 Jul 2017 20:49:35 PDT
Tent Trailer Roof Re-build http://www.instructables.com/id/Tent-Trailer-Roof-Re-build/
Tent Trailer Roof Re-build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/3ZTJ/IGMJP5FH/FNW3ZTJIGMJP5FH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/3ZTJ/IGMJP5FH/FNW3ZTJIGMJP5FH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/3ZTJ/IGMJP5FH/FNW3ZTJIGMJP5FH.SMALL.jpg talecriv 1978 Starcraft Galaxy Swinger Roof Re-build and Canvas ReplacementMay / June 2015Owner - Troy CrivelloneAs with many old tent trailers the roof on my ’78 Starcraft was not working at all. The metal roof had many many pinholes and dry rot that in 2012 I attempted to redo the inside ceiling portion o...
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 14:52:24 PST
How to make a Prius V into a Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Prius-V-Into-a-Camper/
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 11:22:40 PDT
Make a Portable Camping Shower http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Portable-Camping-Shower/
Make a Portable Camping Shower - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/BPXV/IRLQM90C/FOSBPXVIRLQM90C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/BPXV/IRLQM90C/FOSBPXVIRLQM90C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/BPXV/IRLQM90C/FOSBPXVIRLQM90C.SMALL.jpg Simple_Life_Hacks In this Instructable learn how to make a portable camping shower. What sets this apart from a regular shower is it's pressurized so no need for a gravity feed bag that you hang from a tree, make this shower truly portable. This shower is super useful and is great for washing off after a day at the...
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 08:50:01 PDT
Camping Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Hammock/
Camping Hammock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/Y4GF/J44FKM3T/FQ9Y4GFJ44FKM3T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/Y4GF/J44FKM3T/FQ9Y4GFJ44FKM3T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/Y4GF/J44FKM3T/FQ9Y4GFJ44FKM3T.SMALL.jpg CraftAndu When it comes to camping there is no easier and more comfortable solution than a hammock. It is compact, cosy and easy to use.I spend a lot of time outdoors. For me one thing is certain - I have to have a good sleep. I used to be a tent man but it was not easy. Even though I used camping mat I still...
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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 12:27:07 PDT
Build a low tech CFV stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-low-tech-CFV-stove/
Build a low tech CFV stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/8FVG/FCEIIVJI/FOZ8FVGFCEIIVJI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/8FVG/FCEIIVJI/FOZ8FVGFCEIIVJI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/8FVG/FCEIIVJI/FOZ8FVGFCEIIVJI.SMALL.jpg watermelon The most popular alcohol fuel based DIY backpacking and camping stoves utilize aluminum beverage cans to provide a laminar or pressurized vapor fed flame. However, they have limited fuel storage and thermal generating capacity, durability and adaptability. Most require an extraneous pot stand or hol...
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Fri, 8 Feb 2008 17:01:55 PST
Camping/Outside Alarm System for Detecting Beast and People http://www.instructables.com/id/CampingOutside-Alarm-System-for-Detecting-Beast-an/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 01:47:22 PDT
Cab-over Camper for Pickup http://www.instructables.com/id/Cab-over-Camper-for-Pickup/
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 13:49:50 PDT
How to Wax Your Clothing and Gear http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wax-Your-Clothing-and-Gear/
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Mon, 5 Jun 2017 13:02:03 PDT
My Foam Built Micro Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Foam-Built-Camper/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 06:34:05 PDT
How to Steampunk a Teardrop Camping Trailer (Part 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Steampunk-a-Teardrop-Camping-Trailer-Part-2/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 05:40:14 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
How to Reverse a Trailer or Caravan http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reverse-a-Trailer-or-Caravan/
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 22:44:10 PDT
Camp Commode(potty) made for less then $10.00 http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Commodepotty-made-for-less-then-1000/
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Thu, 8 May 2014 13:46:55 PDT
[A Condiment Solution For Camping] http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Condiment-Solution-For-Camping/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2011 16:35:16 PDT
Setting up your Starcraft Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-up-your-Starcraft-Camper/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:39:39 PDT
HillBilly Hot Tub - More Power! http://www.instructables.com/id/HillBilly-Hot-Tub-More-Power/
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Sun, 1 Sep 2013 08:55:53 PDT
Start a fire with air http://www.instructables.com/id/Start-a-fire-with-air/
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Sun, 27 Jan 2008 19:26:31 PST
Fire Starter From Used Coffee Grounds http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Starter-From-Used-Coffee-Grounds/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2011 03:55:43 PDT
Transfer Propane from One Tank to Another the Slow Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Transfer-Propane-from-One-Tank-to-Another-the-Slow/
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Sun, 2 Sep 2012 18:11:10 PDT
Tyvek Tarp Tent and Ground Cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Tyvek-Tarp-Tent-and-Ground-Cloth/
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 12:04:56 PDT
Tin Can Camping Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Tin-Can-Camping-Stove/
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Sun, 14 Aug 2011 18:05:17 PDT
Pot Belly Stove / Outdoor Wood Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Pot-Belly-Stove-Outdoor-Wood-Heater/
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 06:37:32 PDT
Removable wheels for Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Removable-wheels-for-Backpack/
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 22:17:34 PST
Identifying Beech Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Identifying-Beech-Trees/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2009 12:37:53 PDT
How to make a CHEAP Predator call in only FOUR STEPS! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-CHEAP-Predator-call-in-only-FOUR-STE/
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Mon, 25 May 2009 15:12:42 PDT
Tin Can Sterno Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Tin-Can-Sterno-Stove/
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Tue, 18 Sep 2007 08:39:47 PDT