Instructables: exploring - outside - camping http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 May 2018 22:58:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 Educational Nature Scavenger Hunt http://www.instructables.com/id/Educational-Nature-Scavenger-Hunt/
Educational Nature Scavenger Hunt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/C3MJ/JHGJDRBU/FA4C3MJJHGJDRBU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/C3MJ/JHGJDRBU/FA4C3MJJHGJDRBU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/C3MJ/JHGJDRBU/FA4C3MJJHGJDRBU.SMALL.jpg krispys777 Learning about nature and understanding the outdoors is an important and often underestimated component of a well rounded education. My children love to be outside, but on the rare occasion that they need a little bit of motivation to get moving, this is what we use!A nature scavenger hunt is an ide...
By: krispys777

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:23:35 PDT
Kitty Cat Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitty-Cat-Stove/
Kitty Cat Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/YQ0Q/JHAUFXI4/FZGYQ0QJHAUFXI4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/YQ0Q/JHAUFXI4/FZGYQ0QJHAUFXI4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/YQ0Q/JHAUFXI4/FZGYQ0QJHAUFXI4.SMALL.jpg christian_barrett The Kitty Cat Stove is a compact and lightweight stove that uses denatured alcohol as a fuel to boil water. A tomato paste can, cat food can, carbon felt, and a dremel are the tools and materials used in this build. The intended audience of this topic will be the subscribers of my YouTube channel; O...
By: christian_barrett

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 21 May 2018 06:50:05 PDT
The 10 Hiking Essentials http://www.instructables.com/id/The-10-Hiking-Essentials/
The 10 Hiking Essentials - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/RPRX/JHATM2AZ/FR1RPRXJHATM2AZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/RPRX/JHATM2AZ/FR1RPRXJHATM2AZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/RPRX/JHATM2AZ/FR1RPRXJHATM2AZ.SMALL.jpg master-maker The 10 Essentials were developed by The Mountaineers in 1930 as a guide for hikers. In 2003 they updated their list to a newer 10 "systems". The 10 systems are:Navigation Sun protection Insulation Illumination First-aid supplies Fire Repair kit and tools Nutrition Hydration Emergency shelterIt is a ...
By: master-maker

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 17 May 2018 04:16:03 PDT
Krazy Good Koffee http://www.instructables.com/id/Krazy-Good-Koffee/
Krazy Good Koffee - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/9052/JH0TLLHL/F9I9052JH0TLLHL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/9052/JH0TLLHL/F9I9052JH0TLLHL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/9052/JH0TLLHL/F9I9052JH0TLLHL.SMALL.jpg scottorlosky Have you ever wanted that fresh-brewed taste while camping, but it always seemed you had to either settle for something less, or carry a bunch of specialized equipment to make it the way you like it? Well, settle no longer. This instructable helps you turn an everyday flat-bottomed reusable coffee...
By: scottorlosky

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 11 May 2018 16:02:07 PDT
DIY Dimmable White and Red LED Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dimmable-White-and-Red-LED-Lantern/
DIY Dimmable White and Red LED Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/Z4LR/JH0TL1H8/FANZ4LRJH0TL1H8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/Z4LR/JH0TL1H8/FANZ4LRJH0TL1H8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/Z4LR/JH0TL1H8/FANZ4LRJH0TL1H8.SMALL.jpg Techno_Bot01 There are many lantern istructables on the web, but I haven't seen any independently dimmable ones yet. I needed a lantern to suit my lighting purposes, from a nightlight, to a bright emergency light. Materials 2 AA batteries A 2-AA battery holder10K ohm potentiometerWire 3 Brads Paper clip 3 wa...
By: Techno_Bot01

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 11 May 2018 11:55:40 PDT
A-Frame Camping Table http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Frame-Camping-Table/
A-Frame Camping Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/P7DH/JH0TKWB6/FY0P7DHJH0TKWB6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/P7DH/JH0TKWB6/FY0P7DHJH0TKWB6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/P7DH/JH0TKWB6/FY0P7DHJH0TKWB6.SMALL.jpg technoclave Inspired by Viking A-Frame Tents, this camp table was designed to hold our (anachronistic) Coleman stove and some prep area for our camp kitchen Tools & Equipment We used a jigsaw, a drill press, a 1" Forster bit, and a 3/4" sanding drum, plus a belt sander. Materials This table was made on th...
By: technoclave

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 10 May 2018 15:07:14 PDT
Measure the Distance Between You and the Stars http://www.instructables.com/id/Measure-the-Distance-Between-You-and-the-Stars/
Measure the Distance Between You and the Stars - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/YE7Z/JGMJ9CIF/FSUYE7ZJGMJ9CIF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/YE7Z/JGMJ9CIF/FSUYE7ZJGMJ9CIF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/YE7Z/JGMJ9CIF/FSUYE7ZJGMJ9CIF.SMALL.jpg UnrootedG So, when I was 7 my dad gave me a telescope and, since then, I inherited an interest in the universe. My dad would tell me that the stars are suns that are very far away. I always wanted to know how far are they and today I'm going to teach how to make a device able to measure that distance. Mater...
By: UnrootedG

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 14:03:49 PDT
3D Printed Water Bottle Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Water-Bottle-Filter/
3D Printed Water Bottle Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/FLNM/JGNWMZXR/F7TFLNMJGNWMZXR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/FLNM/JGNWMZXR/F7TFLNMJGNWMZXR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/FLNM/JGNWMZXR/F7TFLNMJGNWMZXR.SMALL.jpg gabriel24 If you ever go camping in the deep wilderness with no clean water nearby, the 3-D printed water bottle filter may come in handy. All you have to do is screw the filter onto a water bottle and drink from the nozzle. Print Part a of the Water Filter. (The Bottom) Open the file labeled "Part A" and...
By: gabriel24

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 29 Apr 2018 14:13:46 PDT
Ultraheat: the Latest in Pennystove Technology http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultraheat-the-Latest-in-Pennystove-Technology/
Ultraheat: the Latest in Pennystove Technology - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/2CK9/JGGTLQIC/F9J2CK9JGGTLQIC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/2CK9/JGGTLQIC/F9J2CK9JGGTLQIC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/2CK9/JGGTLQIC/F9J2CK9JGGTLQIC.SMALL.jpg Random_Hooligan Have you ever had a bunch of empty soda cans and thought, "Darn, I wish i could make a cool camping stove with this..."Well now you're in luck! Recycling is way too mainstream, and throwing away Aluminium is blasphemy! In this instructable, I will show you how to make a penny stove that looks ultr...
By: Random_Hooligan

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 28 Apr 2018 11:46:31 PDT
Your Own Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-Own-Star/
Your Own Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/IJR9/JGGTTGNA/FJRIJR9JGGTTGNA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/IJR9/JGGTTGNA/FJRIJR9JGGTTGNA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/IJR9/JGGTTGNA/FJRIJR9JGGTTGNA.SMALL.jpg DrixB1 A temporary star to call yours.YOU WILL NEED:1 - 200g Balloon filled With HELIUM - $ 20,002 - A ULTRABRIGHT Flashlight - $ 11,00 3 - Take Pictures to documentNOTE:I did not have time to participate in this space contest, but I'm sending the idea with the costs to make it work. I hope you like the id...
By: DrixB1

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 28 Apr 2018 04:00:29 PDT
How to Make Pocket Size Barbecue Can http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Pocket-Size-Barbecue-Can/
How to Make Pocket Size Barbecue Can - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/VM27/JGCJGB3H/FEJVM27JGCJGB3H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/VM27/JGCJGB3H/FEJVM27JGCJGB3H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/VM27/JGCJGB3H/FEJVM27JGCJGB3H.SMALL.jpg Mhkv2 We can make a pocket size barbeque can in a old Aluminum soda Bottle can Materials Needed Materials Needed: Aluminum soda can, aluminum wire. Tools needed :Scissors,Cutting Plier,marker , scale. Cut soda can U...
By: Mhkv2

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 26 Apr 2018 06:08:18 PDT
Homemade Roof Rack With Accessories http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Roof-Rack-With-Accessories/
Homemade Roof Rack With Accessories - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/4F35/JFX0FCWI/FTH4F35JFX0FCWI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/4F35/JFX0FCWI/FTH4F35JFX0FCWI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/4F35/JFX0FCWI/FTH4F35JFX0FCWI.SMALL.jpg dale1952 This Instructable is a companion project to a previous Instructable project of mine called Wooden Roof Rack which can be found here.. I created this Instructable to address some concerns a few members had expressed with using wood for the mount and rails of my original roof rack.It was recommended ...
By: dale1952

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 14 Apr 2018 19:13:48 PDT
Portable Camping and Surfing Shower http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Camping-and-Surfing-Shower/
Portable Camping and Surfing Shower - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F14/A7LN/JFUAHZ01/F14A7LNJFUAHZ01.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F14/A7LN/JFUAHZ01/F14A7LNJFUAHZ01.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F14/A7LN/JFUAHZ01/F14A7LNJFUAHZ01.SMALL.jpg MaxPower1977 With camping season around the corner, lets gear up by making a portable shower. This is the 3rd shower that I have made and in this one I decided to improve upon the design. I actually use it for rinsing off my surf gear and myself after a session in the ocean.What I like about this design is it ...
By: MaxPower1977

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 07:58:53 PDT
Can Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Can-Oven/
Can Oven - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/HAEH/JFSTJBQX/FJ8HAEHJFSTJBQX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/HAEH/JFSTJBQX/FJ8HAEHJFSTJBQX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/HAEH/JFSTJBQX/FJ8HAEHJFSTJBQX.SMALL.jpg Braxton28 Hi my name is Braxton Farmen. I have been camping and hunting many times and used this wonderful device on multiple occasions. Have you ever been camping or hunting and had limited materials to cook with? Well, I have the easiest and quickest way to get your food cooked and keep the fire contained a...
By: Braxton28

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 10 Apr 2018 10:10:52 PDT
IPhone Adapter for a Telescope and More! http://www.instructables.com/id/IPhone-Adapter-for-a-Telescope-and-More/
IPhone Adapter for a Telescope and More! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/MN2X/JFMTBLLC/FFWMN2XJFMTBLLC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/MN2X/JFMTBLLC/FFWMN2XJFMTBLLC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/MN2X/JFMTBLLC/FFWMN2XJFMTBLLC.SMALL.jpg macgeek While this Instructable is available to anyone, the photographs are Copyrighted © 2018 by Jonathan Gleich (That's Me!) And can be used freely as long as I am given photograph credit. How to Take a Perfect Eclipse Picture It's a once, (maybe twice) in-a-lifetime event: a full solar eclipse, and y...
By: macgeek

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 4 Apr 2018 11:02:19 PDT
How to Make a Small Grill http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Small-Grill/
How to Make a Small Grill - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/BRKU/JFCTCQAP/FQYBRKUJFCTCQAP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/BRKU/JFCTCQAP/FQYBRKUJFCTCQAP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/BRKU/JFCTCQAP/FQYBRKUJFCTCQAP.SMALL.jpg ecampos01 Have you ever needed a way to cook food easily? Here's a cheap and easy way to make small grill. Materials For the grill your going to need:-Large can-Drill-metal coat hangers-small can-crayons-cardboard-piece of string Drilling and Cutting At the bottom of the can, cut open a rectangle and...
By: ecampos01

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 30 Mar 2018 21:35:01 PDT
Stronger, Cooler, More Comfortable Water Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Stronger-Cooler-More-Comfortable-Water-Bottle/
Stronger, Cooler, More Comfortable Water Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/F9HJ/JF8IQ9KX/FNXF9HJJF8IQ9KX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/F9HJ/JF8IQ9KX/FNXF9HJJF8IQ9KX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/F9HJ/JF8IQ9KX/FNXF9HJJF8IQ9KX.SMALL.jpg Thorondor95 Here's a quick mod that works with any water bottle with a loop (like in the picture). It makes it more durable, more comfortable to hold (the bare plastic can get kinda annoying), and also looks much cooler than a lame, un-hacked bottle. Materials Your going to need a water bottle (duh) with a l...
By: Thorondor95

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 26 Mar 2018 11:56:32 PDT
How to Convert a Backpack Into a Water Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-a-Backpack-Into-a-Water-Pack/
How to Convert a Backpack Into a Water Pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/R6TG/JF34AXAS/FU1R6TGJF34AXAS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/R6TG/JF34AXAS/FU1R6TGJF34AXAS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/R6TG/JF34AXAS/FU1R6TGJF34AXAS.SMALL.jpg BMATTICE Hi. This is my first post on Instructables. I'm a trail runner and I'm training for my first 50-mile Ultra coming up this July. I started a blog called Runoft.com to help others along in the process I'm going through in training for my first Ultra.Last week I was learning about hydration and hydrati...
By: BMATTICE

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 11:49:08 PDT
Wooden Roof Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Roof-Rack/
Wooden Roof Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/WJIW/JF34DN9X/F2CWJIWJF34DN9X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/WJIW/JF34DN9X/F2CWJIWJF34DN9X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/WJIW/JF34DN9X/F2CWJIWJF34DN9X.SMALL.jpg dale1952 NOTE: This is an edited version of my original Instructable. I want to thank the Instructables members who have taken time to review my roof rack Instructables project and expressed their opinions of it. Although not all the comments were of the ‘constructive’ variety, I really appreciated those th...
By: dale1952

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 09:13:51 PDT
Expanding Utility Trailer Platform for Camping http://www.instructables.com/id/Expanding-Utility-Trailer-Platform-for-Camping/
Expanding Utility Trailer Platform for Camping - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/XP7W/JEIUZ9RU/FPVXP7WJEIUZ9RU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/XP7W/JEIUZ9RU/FPVXP7WJEIUZ9RU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/XP7W/JEIUZ9RU/FPVXP7WJEIUZ9RU.SMALL.jpg 5933dsm Expanding Utility trailer platform by Scott & Beth McKay 3-02-2018I wanted a way to raise my tent off the ground for camping. So I came up with this idea to expand myHarbor Freight 4x8 utility trailer into a 10’ x 11’ platform. But most importantly I still need to be able touse the trailer for non-...
By: 5933dsm

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 8 Mar 2018 12:59:45 PST
Restauración De Taza http://www.instructables.com/id/Restauración-De-Taza/
Restauración De Taza - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/DC6A/JE94VKN2/FG1DC6AJE94VKN2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/DC6A/JE94VKN2/FG1DC6AJE94VKN2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/DC6A/JE94VKN2/FG1DC6AJE94VKN2.SMALL.jpg FerG6 Hola, la historia es esta. Tenía un juego de tazas y se me ocurrió llevarlas de campamento, por azares del destino perdieron su "oreja" (agarradera). Ahora les mostraré como restaurarlas. Materiales Necesitaremos silicon negro sellador adhesivo, del tipo automotriz o alguno similar que soporte al...
By: FerG6

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 5 Mar 2018 09:12:06 PST
How to Make a DIY Awesome Heated Vest! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-DIY-Awesome-Heated-Vest/
How to Make a DIY Awesome Heated Vest! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/7TOI/JE94NTB0/FZC7TOIJE94NTB0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/7TOI/JE94NTB0/FZC7TOIJE94NTB0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/7TOI/JE94NTB0/FZC7TOIJE94NTB0.SMALL.jpg jordandct7 Occasionally you venture out into the world with a jacket that is not quite warm enough - or a sweater that doesn't quite cut it. The DIY Awesome Heated Vest looks to solve this problem as both a jacket liner and stylish outdoor vest. This instructable was inspired from a couple questions that had b...
By: jordandct7

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 5 Mar 2018 04:25:59 PST
How To: 4 Pronged Bamboo Spear http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-4-Pronged-Bamboo-Spear/
How To: 4 Pronged Bamboo Spear - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/BDFX/JE94PCB4/FNXBDFXJE94PCB4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/BDFX/JE94PCB4/FNXBDFXJE94PCB4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/BDFX/JE94PCB4/FNXBDFXJE94PCB4.SMALL.jpg calebsilvey Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have to survive on your own in the wild? Whether you choose to, or are forced to because termites ate your house. Well, if one of those options happen (most likely the 1st one) I've got you covered. In this instructable I am going to show you how to bu...
By: calebsilvey

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 3 Mar 2018 09:10:39 PST
Backpack Webbing Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-Webbing-Hack/
Backpack Webbing Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/XKSL/JDYUW8T2/FIWXKSLJDYUW8T2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/XKSL/JDYUW8T2/FIWXKSLJDYUW8T2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/XKSL/JDYUW8T2/FIWXKSLJDYUW8T2.SMALL.jpg dtextor I really like my backpack (a Gossamer Gear Gorilla 40l). It has compression straps on the sides which are very useful to attach a tent or a sleeping pad. But when I use it on shorter adventures and tighten all the straps it becomes a hellish bundle of dangling webbing straps. Of course I can shorten...
By: dtextor

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 25 Feb 2018 08:03:55 PST
FOG CATCHER PROTOTYPE http://www.instructables.com/id/FOG-CATCHER-PROTOTYPE/
FOG CATCHER PROTOTYPE - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/JKG7/JDYUWIXY/F0CJKG7JDYUWIXY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/JKG7/JDYUWIXY/F0CJKG7JDYUWIXY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/JKG7/JDYUWIXY/F0CJKG7JDYUWIXY.SMALL.jpg SthacyG Fogcatchers are structures designed to catch drops of water in the meshes that compose them. The lack of surface water, groundwater and lack of rain, in various habitable places of our planet, has led to the manufacture of these systems to provide water for humans and various activities such as agri...
By: SthacyG

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 09:54:51 PST
The Perfect Backpacking Cooking Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Perfect-Backpacking-Cooking-Kit/
The Perfect Backpacking Cooking Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/FIL7/JD4UOVE9/FTEFIL7JD4UOVE9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/FIL7/JD4UOVE9/FTEFIL7JD4UOVE9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/FIL7/JD4UOVE9/FTEFIL7JD4UOVE9.SMALL.jpg scottorlosky Undertaking the job of “camp cook” on a backpacking trip is full of choices. It’s hard to balance functionality against weight. This instructable helps cut through all the options so you can travel light knowing you’ve got exactly the equipment you need and nothing extra. Plus it includes two bo...
By: scottorlosky

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 3 Feb 2018 21:16:44 PST
All Terrain Wheelbarrow, Cart, No Welding http://www.instructables.com/id/All-Terrain-Wheelbarrow-Cart-No-Welding/
All Terrain Wheelbarrow, Cart, No Welding - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/D6M9/JCQK4WZX/FEZD6M9JCQK4WZX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/D6M9/JCQK4WZX/FEZD6M9JCQK4WZX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/D6M9/JCQK4WZX/FEZD6M9JCQK4WZX.SMALL.jpg baker519 I was asked to design a device to get a load (100-250 pounds) out of the woods. That meant the device had to move over sticks, branches, brush, holes, erosion ravines, soft soil, rocks, traverse hilly terrain,and rough terrain in general. There were also additional requirements, no motorized vehicl...
By: baker519

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 22:00:24 PST
Pluk Sled - (Winter Camping) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pluk-Sled-winter-Camping/
Pluk Sled - (Winter Camping) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/X3DO/JCKURR0R/FDNX3DOJCKURR0R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/X3DO/JCKURR0R/FDNX3DOJCKURR0R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/X3DO/JCKURR0R/FDNX3DOJCKURR0R.SMALL.jpg chadovision Winter camping is one of my favorite things to do in winter. The challenge is finding the right equipment to get your gear to camp.One of the best tools you can have to get your gear to camp is a sled. Unlike summer camping the snow makes an amazing surface for pulling your gear, instead of wearin...
By: chadovision

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 21 Jan 2018 19:29:06 PST
Tandem Axle Reverse Teardrop Camper (Harbor Freight) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tandem-Axle-Reverse-Teardrop-Camper-Harbor-Freight/
Tandem Axle Reverse Teardrop Camper (Harbor Freight) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/3L2W/JCKUPDM4/F5E3L2WJCKUPDM4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/3L2W/JCKUPDM4/F5E3L2WJCKUPDM4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/3L2W/JCKUPDM4/F5E3L2WJCKUPDM4.SMALL.jpg BobS156 NOTE: Each picture has notes at bottom right corner.I built this tandem axle reverse teardrop in this design for a number of reasons:I needed more room inside than what I could get in a standard 4x8 single trailer design. I am 6' 5" tall and wanted to put in a queen bed, but also wanted an area fo...
By: BobS156

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 21 Jan 2018 08:26:39 PST
Simple Mosquito Netting for a Hammock. http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Mosquito-Netting-for-a-Hammock/
Simple Mosquito Netting for a Hammock. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/YFVK/JC2Y6KH8/F8QYFVKJC2Y6KH8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/YFVK/JC2Y6KH8/F8QYFVKJC2Y6KH8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/YFVK/JC2Y6KH8/F8QYFVKJC2Y6KH8.SMALL.jpg 4tom4 Hammocks and mosquitos don't go well together. It is very easy to fix that.Within an hour you can make yourself a comfortable, ultralight, minimalist hammock mosquito protection!All you need is a piece of tulle and some bungee cord and two cord locks. Measure the Length Between the End Points of Y...
By: 4tom4

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 7 Jan 2018 21:35:53 PST
Rocket Stove by EAZEE http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocket-Stove-by-EAZEE/
Rocket Stove by EAZEE - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/EM72/JC0U6Y3W/FR7EM72JC0U6Y3W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/EM72/JC0U6Y3W/FR7EM72JC0U6Y3W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/EM72/JC0U6Y3W/FR7EM72JC0U6Y3W.SMALL.jpg eazee1 This rocket stove is a great welding project for beginners. You'll need to ensure you have access to a MIG welder and workshop tools. I have made several of these but, this version is easiest to make. There are several ways to do this and they way I have made this is not the most cost efficient, the...
By: eazee1

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 5 Jan 2018 04:00:32 PST
A Candle in a Jaw http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Candle-in-a-Jaw/
A Candle in a Jaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/NDY1/JBWK45Q8/FZ8NDY1JBWK45Q8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/NDY1/JBWK45Q8/FZ8NDY1JBWK45Q8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/NDY1/JBWK45Q8/FZ8NDY1JBWK45Q8.SMALL.jpg AndreS263 This tutorial discribes how to make a canned candle that e.g. can be used on your camping trip without getting wet. Crush a Few Old Candles We need wax. Old candles can be used for that. Just crush them to small pieces using a knife. Fill Your Jaw With Wax Next, fill your jaw with the crushed ...
By: AndreS263

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 3 Jan 2018 06:11:57 PST
1-2-3 Tarp Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/1-2-3-Tarp-Tent/
1-2-3 Tarp Tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/5FL4/JBQUEE21/FS55FL4JBQUEE21.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/5FL4/JBQUEE21/FS55FL4JBQUEE21.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/5FL4/JBQUEE21/FS55FL4JBQUEE21.SMALL.jpg scottorlosky This little bit of gear easily converts to this spacious and weather-tight tarp tent in a matter of minutes and weighs in at less than two pounds. Gear Set The biggest reason that campers don't use tarp tents is that they are intimidated about how to produce a self-standing weather-tight shelter ...
By: scottorlosky

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 30 Dec 2017 16:14:06 PST
Turn an Old Hatchet Head Into a Bearded Hatchet http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Old-Hatchet-Head-Into-a-Bearded-Hatchet/
Turn an Old Hatchet Head Into a Bearded Hatchet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/IJTB/JBGUAIDD/FNVIJTBJBGUAIDD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/IJTB/JBGUAIDD/FNVIJTBJBGUAIDD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/IJTB/JBGUAIDD/FNVIJTBJBGUAIDD.SMALL.jpg IJustLikeMakingThings About a year and a half ago I bought four hatchet heads off of ebay with the plan on modifying them into this style of head and adding new handles to them.I chose these style heads because I liked the idea of a hammer on one side and the cutting head on the other. It makes it convenient for a campin...
By: IJustLikeMakingThings

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 24 Dec 2017 14:04:00 PST
Watch Band Stainless Steel - Seiko Rolex Omega http://www.instructables.com/id/Watch-Band-Stainless-Steel-Seikio-Rolex-Omega/
Watch Band Stainless Steel - Seiko Rolex Omega - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/PRCB/JBCJO1MP/FFTPRCBJBCJO1MP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/PRCB/JBCJO1MP/FFTPRCBJBCJO1MP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/PRCB/JBCJO1MP/FFTPRCBJBCJO1MP.SMALL.jpg 3366carlos If you have a stainless steel watch band and are missing the "end links" which are the small parts that connect/match a watch to a wristband, no worries, you can easily make them.WARNING: This fix only works on watches that have the lug holes drilled all the way through (see second picture); otherwi...
By: 3366carlos

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 18 Dec 2017 15:55:05 PST
EASY AND EFFECTIVE DIY FIRE STARTERS! http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-AND-EFFECTIVE-DIY-FIRE-STARTERS/
EASY AND EFFECTIVE DIY FIRE STARTERS! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/QF98/JB6UD4C3/FLVQF98JB6UD4C3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/QF98/JB6UD4C3/FLVQF98JB6UD4C3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/QF98/JB6UD4C3/FLVQF98JB6UD4C3.SMALL.jpg DEEJAY246 Here is a super easy way to make effective fire starters that will have your fire blazing in no time! With a burn time of 15-20 minutes these little bad boys will give you plenty of time to ignite your fire. DON'T FORGET TO ASK ANY QUESTIONS AND MAKE SURE TO WATCH THE VIDEO! GATHERING THE MATERIAL...
By: DEEJAY246

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 17 Dec 2017 22:02:28 PST
KP Tent Wood Stove-Oven II. http://www.instructables.com/id/KP-Tent-Wood-Stove-Oven-II/
KP Tent Wood Stove-Oven II. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/WHFH/JB2S2Y9V/FC0WHFHJB2S2Y9V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/WHFH/JB2S2Y9V/FC0WHFHJB2S2Y9V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/WHFH/JB2S2Y9V/FC0WHFHJB2S2Y9V.SMALL.jpg KresimirPregernik My goal was to achieve tent heating during night with burning time at least 3-4 hours, SAFE, and heating capacity of at least 2 kW for 4 cbm one wall tent. Fuel was main problem - collecting wood in forest or bring with fuel from home. High efficiency common burning fuel was to select : alcohol, d...
By: KresimirPregernik

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 03:18:51 PST
Hatchet Restoring (Viking-ish) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hatchet-Restoring-Viking-ish/
Hatchet Restoring (Viking-ish) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/00P9/JAMTV615/F0Z00P9JAMTV615.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/00P9/JAMTV615/F0Z00P9JAMTV615.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/00P9/JAMTV615/F0Z00P9JAMTV615.SMALL.jpg Jake_Makes I picked up this old overpriced Craftsman hatchet a while back at a flea market (i'm a sucker for old bladed things that need fixed up) After letting it sit in my closet for a couple years (aging makes them better you know), I decided to finally fix it up. But first I wanted to learn a bit more abou...
By: Jake_Makes

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 1 Dec 2017 11:59:42 PST
How to Hike Costa Brava (Cami Ronda) on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hike-Costa-Brava-Cami-Ronda-on-a-Budget/
How to Hike Costa Brava (Cami Ronda) on a Budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/R5Y9/JAMTWFO9/FPNR5Y9JAMTWFO9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/R5Y9/JAMTWFO9/FPNR5Y9JAMTWFO9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/R5Y9/JAMTWFO9/FPNR5Y9JAMTWFO9.SMALL.jpg Anasthezia Spain has a lot of wonderful hiking trails. Besides mountain trail GR-11 that run through the Pyrenees, the most famous Spanish hiking destination is El Camino - a pilgrim route that runs from the French border throughout northern Spain to Santiago, a city where, according to the tradition, the rema...
By: Anasthezia

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 1 Dec 2017 05:34:50 PST
Expeditionary Camping Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Expeditionary-Camping-Light/
Expeditionary Camping Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/VMO1/JACTTONG/FNNVMO1JACTTONG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/VMO1/JACTTONG/FNNVMO1JACTTONG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/VMO1/JACTTONG/FNNVMO1JACTTONG.SMALL.jpg ilikai Making a battery powered light for Camping or that next steampunk expedition to wherever. Getting the lamp parts For the lamp parts, I used 2 five dollar flashlights from Menards. I did 2 of them so that the electrical load would be 9 volts dc. Each light is powered by 3 batteries for a voltage o...
By: ilikai

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 25 Nov 2017 11:24:18 PST
Simple (Hard-Sided) Ice Chest - 5 Gallon Bucket Style! W/styro-liner - Cheap & Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Hard-Sided-Ice-Chest-5-Gallon-Bucket-Style-/
Simple (Hard-Sided) Ice Chest - 5 Gallon Bucket Style! W/styro-liner - Cheap & Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/ZKQA/J9YJIZFU/F36ZKQAJ9YJIZFU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/ZKQA/J9YJIZFU/F36ZKQAJ9YJIZFU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/ZKQA/J9YJIZFU/F36ZKQAJ9YJIZFU.SMALL.jpg desertsun02 very simple way to make a 14 can hard-sided insulated ice-chest. only cost about $5.00 total Watch VERY short instr. video (46 seconds long) Buy items... 1.) 5 gallon bucket w/lid ($2.48)2.) 5 gallon bucket styrofoam liner w/lid. ($2.00) Assemble it... drop in liner and add lid. that's it....
By: desertsun02

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 09:54:10 PST
100W LED - Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/100W-LED-Flashlight-2/
100W LED - Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/U6ZE/J9YJE5Q1/FS3U6ZEJ9YJE5Q1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/U6ZE/J9YJE5Q1/FS3U6ZEJ9YJE5Q1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/U6ZE/J9YJE5Q1/FS3U6ZEJ9YJE5Q1.SMALL.jpg TueBjørn Welcome back!And yes.. A 100W LED is alot... It is approximately 9000 Lumen. A car on high beam produces about 4000.And that sums up why I made this. It's awesome!Let's get to it. The Idea I have worked with some 10W LEDs in the past and they produced a lot of heat. Therefor I wanted to have a gr...
By: TueBjørn

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 06:52:02 PST
Fuego Prime: the Transforming Flaming Scarecrow/Fire Pit/Patio Heater/Camping Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Fuego-Prime-the-Transforming-Flaming-ScarecrowFire/
Fuego Prime: the Transforming Flaming Scarecrow/Fire Pit/Patio Heater/Camping Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/EK88/J9YJEGCV/FPKEK88J9YJEGCV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/EK88/J9YJEGCV/FPKEK88J9YJEGCV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/EK88/J9YJEGCV/FPKEK88J9YJEGCV.SMALL.jpg A voided warranty This Scarecrow is a great decoration for the lawn on Halloween, but unlike other decorations, it doesn't go into the trash after the night is over, it eats the trash, itself, and burns whatever you put into it with the same malice it projects from its wickedly flaming gaze. My cost to build this mon...
By: A voided warranty

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 23:54:30 PST
Eggs-ellent Egg Carrier for Backpacking http://www.instructables.com/id/Eggs-ellent-Egg-Carrier-for-Backpacking/
Eggs-ellent Egg Carrier for Backpacking - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/PJZM/J9SVSGKY/F8HPJZMJ9SVSGKY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/PJZM/J9SVSGKY/F8HPJZMJ9SVSGKY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/PJZM/J9SVSGKY/F8HPJZMJ9SVSGKY.SMALL.jpg scottorlosky We all love fresh eggs on a camping trip, but those typical plastic carriers from the camping store are more likely to break eggs than protect them. This clever design solves the problem by enhancing your store-bought cardboard carrier with a little reinforcement. Getting Started For this instru...
By: scottorlosky

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 11 Nov 2017 20:06:52 PST
Fixing MEC Down Booties http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-MEC-Down-Booties/
Fixing MEC Down Booties - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/WUV3/J9OWMDSH/FP5WUV3J9OWMDSH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/WUV3/J9OWMDSH/FP5WUV3J9OWMDSH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/WUV3/J9OWMDSH/FP5WUV3J9OWMDSH.SMALL.jpg mrwonton Recently, my amazing MEC down booties broke. (sad face) More specifically the drawstring snapped. They also were too long and needed shortening. This tutorial will go through the fixing and shortening process.Lets get building. Supplies A sharp hobby knife. (scissors will not suffice) Origina...
By: mrwonton

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 8 Nov 2017 18:20:44 PST
Emergency Waterproof Sock/Shoe Liner http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Waterproof-SockShoe-Liner/
Emergency Waterproof Sock/Shoe Liner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/8RR1/J9SVOIYC/FNH8RR1J9SVOIYC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/8RR1/J9SVOIYC/FNH8RR1J9SVOIYC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/8RR1/J9SVOIYC/FNH8RR1J9SVOIYC.SMALL.jpg Jett Vance Hello! This Instructable is simply a tip for how you can use plastic grocery bags to keep your feet dry when you need to cross a river, muddy ground, or some other wet environment when you're enjoying the great outdoors. Everybody should bring a couple plastic bags with them when they go camping or ...
By: Jett Vance

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 8 Nov 2017 05:16:42 PST
DIY Wheeled Cooler / Ice Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wheeled-Cooler-Ice-Chest/
DIY Wheeled Cooler / Ice Chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/MCZZ/J9OJ4UCA/FT4MCZZJ9OJ4UCA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/MCZZ/J9OJ4UCA/FT4MCZZJ9OJ4UCA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/MCZZ/J9OJ4UCA/FT4MCZZJ9OJ4UCA.SMALL.jpg shepnstein Off-the-shelf wheeled coolers are costly, and many times sacrifice interior space with their wheel wells. So, I built this wheeled cooler using less than two dollars' worth of hardware and some wheels I scavenged from an old grill someone was throwing out.I'm cheap, I love quick projects, and like t...
By: shepnstein

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 6 Nov 2017 13:33:28 PST
TAMPON FIRESTARTER, WATERPROOF !! http://www.instructables.com/id/TAMPON-FIRESTARTER-WATERPROOF-/
TAMPON FIRESTARTER, WATERPROOF !! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/P805/J98RA3C5/FGRP805J98RA3C5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/P805/J98RA3C5/FGRP805J98RA3C5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/P805/J98RA3C5/FGRP805J98RA3C5.SMALL.jpg MishaAustralia Have a bunch of tampons (unused !!!) lieing around from your ex or from your younger days?? Well, its a simple and top firestarter for your camping, EVEN ON WET DAYS!! cut any candle(bee wax better) into an empty can melt the wax to fill in about half of inside.unwrap tampons and hang them b...
By: MishaAustralia

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 27 Oct 2017 09:35:38 PDT
Refill Picaridin Insect Repellent Pen Sprayer http://www.instructables.com/id/Refill-Picaridin-Insect-Repellent-Pen-Sprayer/
Refill Picaridin Insect Repellent Pen Sprayer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/EXQU/J95ZUQ7E/F6REXQUJ95ZUQ7E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/EXQU/J95ZUQ7E/F6REXQUJ95ZUQ7E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/EXQU/J95ZUQ7E/F6REXQUJ95ZUQ7E.SMALL.jpg scrope Sawyer makes an pen size sprayer that contains 0.5 oz. of Picaridin insect repellent for $3 which works out to $6/oz. You can buy a larger sprayer containing 4 oz. for $6.62 which works out to $1.66/oz. I'm using the 3 oz. bottle because that's what I bought on sale. It only takes a minute to refill...
By: scrope

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 24 Oct 2017 19:57:36 PDT
Cover for a Small 2v Geodesic Dome Using Waterproof Canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/Cover-for-a-Small-2v-Geodesic-Dome-Using-Waterproo/
Cover for a Small 2v Geodesic Dome Using Waterproof Canvas - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/XRWD/J8YRJE14/F8UXRWDJ8YRJE14.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/XRWD/J8YRJE14/F8UXRWDJ8YRJE14.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/XRWD/J8YRJE14/F8UXRWDJ8YRJE14.SMALL.jpg rowr111 Introduction:Domes are a popular structure at Burning Man and other festivals, but creating a cover usually involves glueing or taping tarps together. I built a small (4m diameter) dome and wanted to cover it in a way that was quick to assemble on-site, durable, and looked nice. What are we making...
By: rowr111

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 20:04:48 PDT