Instructables: exploring - outside - camping http://www.instructables.com Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:55:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 Portable rocket stove about $25 http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Rocket-Stove-About-25/
Portable rocket stove about $25 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/GL8R/ITCHBWFW/FSYGL8RITCHBWFW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/GL8R/ITCHBWFW/FSYGL8RITCHBWFW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/GL8R/ITCHBWFW/FSYGL8RITCHBWFW.SMALL.jpg jleslie48 I camp. I forget my propane. I like my coffee. So I need a wood burning system that can boil water. I saw the concept of a rocket stove deployed using cinder blocks, but the idea of packing 70lbs of cement bricks seemed a bit over the top, So here is a rocket stove implemented using 2lbs of stuff...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:43:59 PDT
Camping and the Great Outdoors http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-and-the-Great-Outdoors/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/BTX4/IT4W5SXW/F4XBTX4IT4W5SXW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/BTX4/IT4W5SXW/F4XBTX4IT4W5SXW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/BTX4/IT4W5SXW/F4XBTX4IT4W5SXW.SMALL.jpg YuKonstruct Yukoners love the great outdoors! It's hard not to when you are surrounded by such beautiful scenery.Here is a collection of projects about camping and enjoying outside from YuKonstruct's entry in the 2016 Makerspace Contest.YuKonstruct is a non-profit society which provides an enthusiastic communit...
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 17:35:02 PDT
A Poor Man's Vehicle Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Poor-Mans-Vehicle-Wrap/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 14:09:30 PDT
MYOG Ultralight Down Sleeping Bag/quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/MYOG-Ultralight-Down-Sleeping-Bagquilt/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 11:24:38 PDT
A 'T'light As Camp Stove Fuel http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Tlight-As-Camp-Stove-Fuel/
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 10:45:56 PDT
Car Improvement http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Improvement/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/8LQN/IT1BE7Q6/FFY8LQNIT1BE7Q6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/8LQN/IT1BE7Q6/FFY8LQNIT1BE7Q6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/8LQN/IT1BE7Q6/FFY8LQNIT1BE7Q6.SMALL.jpg Pleouch SUV MicroCamper - Fat Berta 3.0 DIY VW Caddy Maxi Camper Mega Power Bank DIY Truck Bed Camper! THE BED Hammock Bed Car-top Roof Rack Tie Downs
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 04:56:43 PDT
BACKPACKING Breakfast Trail Recipes - Sunrise Cereal, Chocolate Hazelnut Muesli, and Choose Your Own Adventure Oatmeal http://www.instructables.com/id/BACKPACKING-Breakfast-Trail-Recipes-Sunrise-Cereal/
BACKPACKING Breakfast Trail Recipes - Sunrise Cereal, Chocolate Hazelnut Muesli, and Choose Your Own Adventure Oatmeal - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/NV20/ISZJ6MNA/FXJNV20ISZJ6MNA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/NV20/ISZJ6MNA/FXJNV20ISZJ6MNA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/NV20/ISZJ6MNA/FXJNV20ISZJ6MNA.SMALL.jpg RachelP83 Meal planning considerations for backcountry hiking:1) Calories/High nutrition - You will need to consume plenty of calories to meet the physical demands of backpacking. Hikers may burn 4500+ calories a day carrying a heavy pack while covering strenuous terrain and long distances. Carbohydrates from...
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 23:01:07 PDT
Plow Disk Wok. http://www.instructables.com/id/Plow-Disk-Wok/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 20:37:02 PDT
Ultra-light Insulated Backpacking Mug for 20 CENTS! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-light-Insulated-Backpacking-Mug-for-20-CENTS/
Ultra-light Insulated Backpacking Mug for 20 CENTS! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/EV5P/ISCBZKEH/FV1EV5PISCBZKEH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/EV5P/ISCBZKEH/FV1EV5PISCBZKEH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/EV5P/ISCBZKEH/FV1EV5PISCBZKEH.SMALL.jpg Niii Pawww This sturdy mug will keep your beverages cool or hot without the hassle of carrying around a 2 pound cup. Now, you can carry around a one-ounce mug for a backpacking trip, or a trip to a coffee shop so you can drink in style. Supplies You will need:packaging foamDuct tape,1 12 oz soda can,1 25 oz...
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 20:23:06 PDT
Foresters' Guild http://www.instructables.com/id/Foresters-Guild/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/MU8Z/ISCBTANH/F5HMU8ZISCBTANH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/MU8Z/ISCBTANH/F5HMU8ZISCBTANH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/MU8Z/ISCBTANH/F5HMU8ZISCBTANH.SMALL.jpg LauraF99 Learning about wilderness living in a medieval fashion, like Yeomen or Rangers in days of old. null null Bota - Leather Flask Viking Bread( AKA Hard-Tac, Cram & Survival Flatbread). Iron age shoes (previous 'viking shoes') Viking hood Viking triangle hat How To Cook A R...
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 09:19:51 PDT
Efficient alcohol stove with a drop-in wick pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Efficient-Alcohol-Stove-With-a-Drop-in-Wick-Pipe/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 22:16:27 PDT
Simple Cardboard fire starter from a tuna can(Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fire-Starter-From-a-Tuna-CanVideo/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 12:09:42 PDT
Cooking With Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Cooking-With-Fire/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/OB65/ISCBNE8F/FR9OB65ISCBNE8F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/OB65/ISCBNE8F/FR9OB65ISCBNE8F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/OB65/ISCBNE8F/FR9OB65ISCBNE8F.SMALL.jpg cube-convict I have a fascination with fire.... and especially cooking with it. This is a collection of some of the 'ibles that I have found that fan that flame. Hopefully they do for you too! How to Roast a Whole Pig Make a Spit for Roasting Whole Pigs Reflector oven for campfires Delicious Camp...
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 08:48:54 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
Dryer lint fire starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Dryer-Lint-Fire-Starter/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:05:08 PDT
DIY Hammock Underquilt/Sleeping Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hammock-UnderquiltSleeping-Bag/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 17:36:32 PDT
How to Make a Bug Hotel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bug-Hotel/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:25:05 PDT
Leather National Parks Passport Stamp Journal http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-National-Parks-Passport-Stamp-Journal/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:20:31 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
Hammoc-cot http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammoc-cot/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:03:02 PDT
Portable Mini Camp/Survival Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Mini-CampSurvival-Stove/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 18:14:39 PDT
Camp Sink - Temporary Hand Washing Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Sink-Temporary-Hand-Washing-Station/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:48:01 PDT
Solar Charging phone charger on steroids. Intro and parts. http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Charging-Phone-Charger-on-Steroids-Intro-and/
Solar Charging phone charger on steroids. Intro and parts. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/ALUW/ISCALEC4/FTTALUWISCALEC4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/ALUW/ISCALEC4/FTTALUWISCALEC4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/ALUW/ISCALEC4/FTTALUWISCALEC4.SMALL.jpg ThriftStore Hacker Visit my YouTube for all of my hacks and videos. Don't forget to SUBCRIBE!!!!! Thriftstore Hacker on YouTubeWhen at the lake, out in the field, camping, picnicking, or have a power outage a backup battery to charge your phone is a great thing to have. Most backup batteries you can buy over the coun...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 21:06:13 PDT
Tree Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-Platform/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:46:27 PDT
The Ultimate Hang http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Hang/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F43/7OFC/ISAURM17/F437OFCISAURM17.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F43/7OFC/ISAURM17/F437OFCISAURM17.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F43/7OFC/ISAURM17/F437OFCISAURM17.SMALL.jpg thijsv Welcome to this collection of home made hammocks. Be it makers that try to make the best gather end hammocks like the ENO or Hennesy or creative geniuses that want to solve the problem of tipping over a bridge hammock, they all have a place in this collection. The collection grows steady each day. S...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:47:08 PDT
Family Hammock made from recycled flags http://www.instructables.com/id/Family-Hammock-Made-From-Recycled-Flags/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:08:23 PDT
Solar Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Hat/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:35:36 PDT
Leather Bush-knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Bush-knife-Sheath/
Leather Bush-knife Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/ZP31/ISAUOFTS/FADZP31ISAUOFTS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/ZP31/ISAUOFTS/FADZP31ISAUOFTS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/ZP31/ISAUOFTS/FADZP31ISAUOFTS.SMALL.jpg rshulman leather craft bush knife sheath. made from veg tan leather.if you enjoy my instructables please vote for them in the contests! also feel free to comment and ask questions! make a pattern trace your knife, and draw an outline around it about 1/4" around to account for stitching.be sure your knife...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:32:56 PDT
Wildernest Tent Frame Replacement and Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Wildernest-Tent-Frame-Replacement-and-Upgrade/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 01:55:15 PDT
Insulated Sleeping Pad (thermarest) http://www.instructables.com/id/Insulated-Sleeping-Pad-thermarest/
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:12:57 PDT
Poop tube: a compact packpacking toilet http://www.instructables.com/id/Poop-Tube-a-Compact-Packpacking-Toilet/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 20:54:50 PDT
Ultralight backpacking hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultralight-Backpacking-Hammock/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 18:41:54 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
Make your own charcoal at home (Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Charcoal-at-Home-Video/
Make your own charcoal at home (Video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/MRA3/IRXTKCVS/FWGMRA3IRXTKCVS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/MRA3/IRXTKCVS/FWGMRA3IRXTKCVS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/MRA3/IRXTKCVS/FWGMRA3IRXTKCVS.SMALL.jpg MiiBooth In this project I'm going to show you how to make your own charcoal from junk wood at home for free.If you don't prefer to read, you can skip it and watch the video instead where I have explained all the steps in detail. If you do, then continue reading the written steps along with pictures in the f...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 10:50:23 PDT
Tent Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Tent-Fan/
Tent Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/LL18/IRWLJEJH/FZKLL18IRWLJEJH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/LL18/IRWLJEJH/FZKLL18IRWLJEJH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/LL18/IRWLJEJH/FZKLL18IRWLJEJH.SMALL.jpg DoctorLar I was surpised at the cost of tent fans, and. how little anyone had posted them. So, here is my tent fan from junk I already owned. 4 equal size bungee cords. I went from the bottom, up the sides, and connected two to each side of the middle of the tent. After it's hanging you can arrange them ...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 18:01:59 PDT
How to Organize Camping Utensils http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Organize-Camping-Utensils/
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Sat, 13 Aug 2016 21:22:36 PDT
10 Camping Trailers for Your Next Adventure http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Trailers-for-Your-Next-Adventure/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/8N6V/IRRRST5O/FCX8N6VIRRRST5O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/8N6V/IRRRST5O/FCX8N6VIRRRST5O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/8N6V/IRRRST5O/FCX8N6VIRRRST5O.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx "Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind." —SenecaThe time to explore the world is now! You only live once.Here are 10 camping trailers that'll make your trip a bit more comfortable. Teardrop Trailer How to build a DIY Micro Camper DIY Micro Camper Teardrop Travel Trail...
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 08:05:32 PDT
Jet/Alcohol Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/JetAlcohol-Stove/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 17:38:01 PDT
Make a Portable Camping Shower http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Portable-Camping-Shower/
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 08:50:01 PDT
Nerd Throne: a Bog/Stargazer/Viking/Plank Camp Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Nerd-Throne-a-BogStargazerVikingPlank-Camp-Chair/
Nerd Throne: a Bog/Stargazer/Viking/Plank Camp Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/9BAF/IRKFLGRV/FKS9BAFIRKFLGRV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/9BAF/IRKFLGRV/FKS9BAFIRKFLGRV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/9BAF/IRKFLGRV/FKS9BAFIRKFLGRV.SMALL.jpg mcraghead Mine is just one more DIY chair based on an ancient design, but I added a few features that you might find useful for when you build your version - like rubber feet and a sneaky paracord attachment setup and a seat cushion and an eight-legged horse. Inspiration This chair has been called by a var...
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 13:35:43 PDT
4A Portable Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/4A-Portable-Power-Bank/
4A Portable Power Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/KBDS/IRHV5N9S/FV5KBDSIRHV5N9S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/KBDS/IRHV5N9S/FV5KBDSIRHV5N9S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/KBDS/IRHV5N9S/FV5KBDSIRHV5N9S.SMALL.jpg Luân Nguyễn Hi! I'm back with another project!As the title suggested this is a handmade power bank which has a capacity of 4A. Why I built this will be reveal at the end.Power Bank Description:Can hold at least 4A3 USB PortsRechargeable2 LED in case of emergency. You can adjust their brightness with the potenti...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 09:00:01 PDT
Precision Tent Pole Cutting http://www.instructables.com/id/Precision-Tent-Pole-Cutting/
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 08:37:42 PDT
10W Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/10W-Flashlight/
10W Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/VBCO/IRHV56UD/F4JVBCOIRHV56UD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/VBCO/IRHV56UD/F4JVBCOIRHV56UD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/VBCO/IRHV56UD/F4JVBCOIRHV56UD.SMALL.jpg Luân Nguyễn First timer here,I guess this is just a demonstration of what I'm capable to do. The purpose is not for me to brag about it but to seek suggestion, guidance or constructive criticism. I'm willing to do a step by step guide if anyone interested...All is appreciated!Flashlight Description:It's 7 lbs. ...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 09:10:01 PDT
Camping Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Light-1/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 01:04:27 PDT
How to Make a Soda Can Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Soda-Can-Lantern/
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 11:22:37 PDT
Bucket cooler siphon feed http://www.instructables.com/id/Bucket-Cooler-Siphon-Feed/
Bucket cooler siphon feed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/QPJ7/IRC6XJ07/F32QPJ7IRC6XJ07.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/QPJ7/IRC6XJ07/F32QPJ7IRC6XJ07.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/QPJ7/IRC6XJ07/F32QPJ7IRC6XJ07.SMALL.jpg cnye Let's assume you've built yourself a Figjam evaporative bucket cooler (for Burning Man, perhaps). It requires a certain amount of water in the bucket. If you let it run out, you run the risk of burning out the water pump. If you overfill the bucket, it reduces the surface area of the evap pad, reduc...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 19:55:44 PDT
Tear Drop Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Tear-Drop-Trailer/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/SMH9/IRC6S7LX/FZJSMH9IRC6S7LX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/SMH9/IRC6S7LX/FZJSMH9IRC6S7LX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/SMH9/IRC6S7LX/FZJSMH9IRC6S7LX.SMALL.jpg nateinvestor How to build a DIY Micro Camper The Base Camp Trailer Self-made Wooden Camper (Kleine Cabine) Mini Teardrop Trailer Foamie Teardrop Camper Build Your Own Teardrop Camping Trailer! Teardrop Trailer Teardrop Travel Trailer (added VIDEOS!) My Foam Built Micro Camper ...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 12:03:02 PDT
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
Upgrading my camping bucket light. http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Camp-Light/
Upgrading my camping bucket light. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/C6Z6/IR9EDOLI/FA6C6Z6IR9EDOLI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/C6Z6/IR9EDOLI/FA6C6Z6IR9EDOLI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/C6Z6/IR9EDOLI/FA6C6Z6IR9EDOLI.SMALL.jpg jveazey I accidentally cracked my 5 gallon bucket light and needed to replace it.So I decided to upgrade using a flower pot. Gather your supplies Drill small bit,hole cutter, extension cord ,cressant wrench,floodlight ( I bought an all plastic floodlight,because it is less weight ). Drilling the hole i...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 19:10:03 PDT
Tiny Doodie bags for your Tiny Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Doodie-Bags-for-Your-Tiny-Dog/
Tiny Doodie bags for your Tiny Dog - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/YYI2/IR6IXRIE/FNUYYI2IR6IXRIE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/YYI2/IR6IXRIE/FNUYYI2IR6IXRIE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/YYI2/IR6IXRIE/FNUYYI2IR6IXRIE.SMALL.jpg dinkin Little dogs make little poops. It's a fact of nature. If you want to be a decent human being, you want to clean up these leavings when you're out and about. Do you have one of these? Meet Freddy. He likes sleeping, eating food and taking long(ish) walks. On those walks, he sometimes leaves somet...
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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:24:39 PDT