Instructables: exploring - outside - camping http://www.instructables.com Mon, 5 Dec 2016 06:39:11 PST BLOX v1.01 Simple Trick to Lighten the Load http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Trick-to-Lighten-the-Load/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 23:27:36 PST
DIY Wax-tinder Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wax-tinder-Sticks/
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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 13:19:23 PST
Teardrop Trailer Aluminum http://www.instructables.com/id/Teardrop-Trailer-Aluminum/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 13:09:46 PST
Survival Power and Fire Aid Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Power-and-Fire-Aid-Kit/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 10:15:21 PST
Easy Survival Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Survival-Can/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 03:53:23 PST
DIY SURVIVAL CONTAINERS FROM CO2 CARTIGES http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SURVIVAL-CONTAINERS-FROM-CO2-CARTIGES/
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 08:42:35 PST
Recycled Firestarter - Easy As 1, 2, 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Firestarter-Easy-As-1-2-3/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 18:15:29 PST
Cooking http://www.instructables.com/id/Cooking-6/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/DM8W/IV0AUYA4/F4PDM8WIV0AUYA4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/DM8W/IV0AUYA4/F4PDM8WIV0AUYA4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/DM8W/IV0AUYA4/F4PDM8WIV0AUYA4.SMALL.jpg Tyro619 A collection of various camp and survival food recipies and the devices to make them when you find yourself without a Microwave. null null null Grow Vegetables Asexually For The Apocalypse Basics of Stockpiling Simple Solar Distiller Made From Trash Mini Altoid Gas Grill ...
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 15:19:16 PDT
Ex-aerosol Can Camp Stove (Any fuel) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ex-aerosol-Can-Camp-Stove/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 08:37:26 PDT
Lightweight minimalist bug net for bivvy bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightweight-Minimalist-Bug-Net-for-Bivvy-Bag/
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 15:30:59 PDT
Compact Waterproofed Fire Starter Packets for Camping/Emergency/Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Waterproofed-Fire-Starter-Packets-for-Camp/
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 22:50:20 PDT
Camping van shower http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Van-Shower/
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:09:46 PDT
H2OT - Roof Top, Pressurized, Solar Heated Shower/sprayer Using ABS Pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/H2OT-Roof-Top-Pressurized-Solar-Heated-Showerspray/
H2OT - Roof Top, Pressurized, Solar Heated Shower/sprayer Using ABS Pipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/5GSW/IUHMUG7B/FMC5GSWIUHMUG7B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/5GSW/IUHMUG7B/FMC5GSWIUHMUG7B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/5GSW/IUHMUG7B/FMC5GSWIUHMUG7B.SMALL.jpg BobB204 In this video I would like to demonstrate the design, construction and usage of my DIY solar powered, pressurized, roof top water heater and shower. I've been looking for a portable hot water heater for traveling and camping for quite some time. I looked at both the solar powered gravity fed bags s...
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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:20:06 PDT
4 New Match Sticks Hacks (Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/4-New-Match-Sticks-Hacks-Video/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 11:31:58 PDT
Custom Laminated Canoe Paddle http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Laminated-Canoe-Paddle/
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 04:39:48 PDT
Swedish Fire Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Swedish-Fire-Torch/
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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 16:18:22 PDT
2 gallon 7.57L Solar Cooker Pastuerizer for < $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Copenhagen-Grande-Solar-Cooker/
2 gallon 7.57L Solar Cooker Pastuerizer for < $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/CP0B/ITW4A0PY/FILCP0BITW4A0PY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/CP0B/ITW4A0PY/FILCP0BITW4A0PY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/CP0B/ITW4A0PY/FILCP0BITW4A0PY.SMALL.jpg sclausson Copenhagen Grande - 2 Gallon 7.57L Solar Cooker with 12" (30.48cm) square base. It can hold up to 12" (30.48)cm pans. I took a design I had invented several years ago and reimagined it as a large camp cooker. The smaller version can cook 3 frozen chicken breasts in 1.5 hours. The chicken is so tende...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 02:09:48 PDT
DIY Portable Solar Cooker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-Solar-Cooker/
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 21:49:51 PDT
clothes line in a bottle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Clothes-Line-in-a-Bottle/
clothes line in a bottle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/HWKQ/ITZ96HBT/FNTHWKQITZ96HBT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/HWKQ/ITZ96HBT/FNTHWKQITZ96HBT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/HWKQ/ITZ96HBT/FNTHWKQITZ96HBT.SMALL.jpg saige hill me and my family were camping on the coast, and with having going through tons of cloths we forgot to bring a clothes line, but we couldn't fit one in the car so this sparked my idea!today we will be making a cool camping life hack.for the clothsline in a bottle you will need:12mm drill bit - or th...
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Thu, 6 Oct 2016 23:43:50 PDT
detailed first aid kit! http://www.instructables.com/id/Detailed-First-Aid-Kit/
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 23:24:23 PDT
Heineken Bluetooth Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Heineken-Bluetooth-Boombox/
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 15:41:58 PDT
Penny Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Can-Stove/
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 10:28:19 PDT
Solar Power Bucket http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Power-Bucket/
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 05:50:29 PDT
Simplest Solar Cooker http://www.instructables.com/id/Simplest-Solar-Cooker/
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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 08:52:57 PDT
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 null 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/
Plow Disk Wok. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/RT6U/ISCC2Z4Q/FJ7RT6UISCC2Z4Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/RT6U/ISCC2Z4Q/FJ7RT6UISCC2Z4Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/RT6U/ISCC2Z4Q/FJ7RT6UISCC2Z4Q.SMALL.jpg Joshuat5 If you love outdoor cooking you'll want one of these plow disk woks. Easy to cook just about anything you could want,Fajitas, stir fry, burgers, steaks, eggs, breakfast burritos, etc. Stores easily, and is easily portable. Over all cost $8 to $45. I hope you enjoy this plow disk wok or as I've heard...
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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 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...
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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/
Efficient alcohol stove with a drop-in wick pipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/BLUD/ISCBQU2E/FTWBLUDISCBQU2E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/BLUD/ISCBQU2E/FTWBLUDISCBQU2E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/BLUD/ISCBQU2E/FTWBLUDISCBQU2E.SMALL.jpg ClemRz There are tons of DIYs about how to create an alcohol stove, aka beverage-can stove, in a lot of different models.I create several models and I only kept the one that worked better for me: the open jet one (aka "Standard" described in wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beverage-can_stove#Varia...
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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/
Simple Cardboard fire starter from a tuna can(Video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/A5UO/ISCBPNI7/FTRA5UOISCBPNI7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/A5UO/ISCBPNI7/FTRA5UOISCBPNI7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/A5UO/ISCBPNI7/FTRA5UOISCBPNI7.SMALL.jpg MiiBooth In this project I'm going to show you how to make a simple and very effective fire starter that can last for long hours and is highly wind resistant.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 read...
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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/
How to Buy an Ex-Ambulance - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/J2N7/IUYD4UHN/F8QJ2N7IUYD4UHN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/J2N7/IUYD4UHN/F8QJ2N7IUYD4UHN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/J2N7/IUYD4UHN/F8QJ2N7IUYD4UHN.SMALL.jpg ambercollective You may ask... WHY buy an ambulance? Well, many people actually buy former ambulances... and it isn't to go around faking being an emergency vehicle (highly illegal by the way).My reason was simple. I have always wanted to do a road trip across Canada and the United States. The initial idea was to b...
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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/
Dryer lint fire starter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/D857/ISCB7XD1/FXND857ISCB7XD1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/D857/ISCB7XD1/FXND857ISCB7XD1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/D857/ISCB7XD1/FXND857ISCB7XD1.SMALL.jpg Loblaw Using two household materials, you can create a firestarter that is incredibly lightweight and 100% effective.This has become an essential part of my first aid/emergency kit and I've used it in all sorts of weather and conditions. Materials For the firestarter, you'll need:Dryer lintPetroleum Jel...
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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/
DIY Hammock Underquilt/Sleeping Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/Z9QK/ISCBCHZ0/F8HZ9QKISCBCHZ0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/Z9QK/ISCBCHZ0/F8HZ9QKISCBCHZ0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/Z9QK/ISCBCHZ0/F8HZ9QKISCBCHZ0.SMALL.jpg r570 First off, I want to give credit for the original idea of this Instructable to Drew AKA RevHiker. His youtube video was my inspiration to this build. I loved his idea and added some more permanent additions.link to his channel:youtube.com/user/RevHikerlink to the original video: https://youtu.be/UjH...
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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/
How to Make a Bug Hotel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/VH3E/ISCB68W5/F71VH3EISCB68W5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/VH3E/ISCB68W5/F71VH3EISCB68W5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/VH3E/ISCB68W5/F71VH3EISCB68W5.SMALL.jpg SheepiAnna Bugs are pretty scary. Especially when your science teacher tells you you need to bring some to class the next day--and that means you have to interact with them. o_0 *shivers*But for me it's easier to carry them around all day if I think of them as guests at my wonderful hotel. Which made me wonder...
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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/
Leather National Parks Passport Stamp Journal - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/G5PK/ISCB29RE/FNHG5PKISCB29RE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/G5PK/ISCB29RE/FNHG5PKISCB29RE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/G5PK/ISCB29RE/FNHG5PKISCB29RE.SMALL.jpg Cherzer In honor of the 100 Year Anniversary of the National Parks Service, here is a travel journal to collect cancellation passport stamps and memories from the 59 National Parks and many other National Historic Sites.You can find all the National Passport Stamp Locations Here. Background If the Nation...
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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/
Roof Rack Shower for Outdoor Activities - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/O3C4/ISCB0SV5/F1NO3C4ISCB0SV5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/O3C4/ISCB0SV5/F1NO3C4ISCB0SV5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/O3C4/ISCB0SV5/F1NO3C4ISCB0SV5.SMALL.jpg Joshuat5 Many "summer fun" and outdoor activities can be made much more enjoyable when you bring along a portable shower. If it's camping, going to the beach, running a marathon, or just taking your kids to the local park this roof mounted shower can be a valuable commodity. At $60 to build and just over an ...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:53:29 PDT
Hammoc-cot http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammoc-cot/
Hammoc-cot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/DA1A/ISCB19ZW/F6BDA1AISCB19ZW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/DA1A/ISCB19ZW/F6BDA1AISCB19ZW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/DA1A/ISCB19ZW/F6BDA1AISCB19ZW.SMALL.jpg Joshuat5 Since the first time I ever saw the Tentsile it has most diffidently held a top position on my list of unnecessary awesomeness I'd willingly spend a weeks salary to purchase. Unfortunately I have not yet had the week long expendable salary to purchase the Tentsile. If any of you other wonderful ...
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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/
Portable Mini Camp/Survival Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/B9NE/ISCAZ4AE/FYLB9NEISCAZ4AE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/B9NE/ISCAZ4AE/FYLB9NEISCAZ4AE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/B9NE/ISCAZ4AE/FYLB9NEISCAZ4AE.SMALL.jpg Henrypkc This is a small but sturdy little camp/survival stove I made. I've made plenty of camping and survival mini stoves, but I've always found flaws and aspects of them that annoyed me. Two of the major ones for me were that they were not portable enough, like I couldn't easily fit them in my pocket port...
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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/
Camp Sink - Temporary Hand Washing Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/GD08/ISCAXW9H/F68GD08ISCAXW9H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/GD08/ISCAXW9H/F68GD08ISCAXW9H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/GD08/ISCAXW9H/F68GD08ISCAXW9H.SMALL.jpg WaterWorksLife This project was inspired by a number of camp sinks available commercially or as DIY projects. A recent camping trip with friends uncovered a need to make our site a little bit more civilized for hand washing and brushing teeth.Let's face it together - sanitation, hygiene, and food safety are still...
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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/
Tree Platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/P4OI/ISB3QC7E/F1MP4OIISB3QC7E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/P4OI/ISB3QC7E/F1MP4OIISB3QC7E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/P4OI/ISB3QC7E/F1MP4OIISB3QC7E.SMALL.jpg alexsmaf Hey guys,As most of you probably have, I've always dreamed of having a tree house and I never stopped dreaming about it! It's very important to live in the real world but it's even more important to never stop dreaming...as someone once said something like this: Never stop dreaming! No one can ever ...
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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/
Family Hammock made from recycled flags - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/BPMI/ISCBLO6A/F2SBPMIISCBLO6A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/BPMI/ISCBLO6A/F2SBPMIISCBLO6A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/BPMI/ISCBLO6A/F2SBPMIISCBLO6A.SMALL.jpg thijsv Summer is almost over, but not before they surprised us here with a nice week of hot weather. The perfect conditions to take a break, look for some shade and relax in a hammock. If you have one, hmmm. Not the case. A quick search through the attic later and I got a bag of old flags and a bunch of pa...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:08:23 PDT