Instructables: exploring - outside - camping http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Mar 2017 23:56:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Pack a Backpack for Hiking http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Pack-a-Backpack-for-Hiking/
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:06:01 PDT
Campfire Biscuit Treat Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Campfire-Biscuit-Treat-Sticks/
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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 07:34:45 PDT
DIY Wood Tarp Clip / Fastener http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Tarp-Clip-Fastener/
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 11:23:36 PST
How to Smart Fold Self-inflating Resting Mat/Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Smart-Fold-Self-inflating-Resting-MatPad/
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 03:31:45 PST
How to Hang a Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hang-a-Hammock/
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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:05:36 PST
Camping 6 Gallon Water Container Faucet http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-6-Gallon-Water-Container-Faucet/
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 17:18:25 PST
Coleman Stove (tank/valves) Refurbished http://www.instructables.com/id/Coleman-Stove-tankvalves-Refurbished/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:43:30 PST
Floating Match Case, Water Resistant. http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Match-Case-Water-Resistant/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 13:22:56 PST
Stealth micro camper in a Ford Escort van http://www.instructables.com/id/Stealth-Micro-Camper-in-a-Ford-Escort-Van/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 10:32:03 PST
Duct Tape TP Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-TP-Dispenser/
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 12:57:02 PST
Survival Tip: Great tinder fire starter in any weather http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Tip-Great-Tinder-Fire-Starter-in-Any-Weat/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 13:40:04 PST
Snake hook from a broken Golf Shaft and Paint roller http://www.instructables.com/id/Snake-Hook-From-a-Broken-Golf-Shaft-and-Paint-Roll/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 12:08:47 PST
How to Make a Lightweight Winter Camping Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Lightweight-Winter-Camping-Setup/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 10:51:36 PST
S'mores shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Smores-Shelf/
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 13:49:54 PST
Tent/Canopy Attachment for Bikes http://www.instructables.com/id/TentCanopy-Attachment-for-Bikes/
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 01:09:15 PST
Sturdier Umbrella With Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Sturdier-Umbrella-With-Gloves/
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Mon, 30 Jan 2017 21:00:59 PST
Pulk / sled / ahkio http://www.instructables.com/id/Pulk-Sled-Ahkio/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 04:07:36 PST
Bear-Proof Ice Chest From Garbage http://www.instructables.com/id/Bear-Proof-Ice-Chest-From-Garbage/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 10:28:13 PST
How To Make a Foldable Sitting Mat From a Cement Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Foldable-Sitting-Mat-From-a-Cement-B/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:33:47 PST
Clear Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Clear-Backpack/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 05:39:53 PST
Easy Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Torch/
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 05:15:04 PST
Satellite Dish Solar Cooker http://www.instructables.com/id/Satellite-Dish-Solar-Cooker-1/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 11:06:43 PST
How to Set Up and EZ-Up Pop Up Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Set-Up-and-EZ-Up-Pop-Up-Tent/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 06:00:34 PST
LED Lantern in a Canning Jar. http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lantern-in-a-Canning-Jar/
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:37:32 PST
A Crane for My Car Roof Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Crane-for-My-Car-Roof-Tent/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 00:53:12 PST
Hiking Food http://www.instructables.com/id/Hiking-Food/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/BSD3/IXGFRPJ0/FDUBSD3IXGFRPJ0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/BSD3/IXGFRPJ0/FDUBSD3IXGFRPJ0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/BSD3/IXGFRPJ0/FDUBSD3IXGFRPJ0.SMALL.jpg MariaK64 null null 4 Days Camping - No Cooler Backpacking and survival tip. how to make dehydrated food beef stock great for prepping How to never eat crappy freeze-dried backpacking meals again (Or: How to dehydrate your own backpacking food) Make Your Own Dehydrated Meals, Bonus Chil...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 08:56:59 PST
Hammock Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammock-Tent/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 10:21:03 PST
Stay Dry While Backpacking http://www.instructables.com/id/Stay-Dry-While-Backpacking/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 11:09:21 PST
Mitsubishi L200 12v Onboard Shower http://www.instructables.com/id/Mitsubishi-L200-12v-Onboard-Shower/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 07:10:34 PST
Lightweight Camping Shower http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightweight-Camping-Shower/
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 05:35:49 PST
FREE Inflatable Pillow in Every Box of Wine http://www.instructables.com/id/FREE-Inflatable-Pillow-in-Every-Box-of-Wine/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 13:07:15 PST
DIY Kaminanzünder Firestarter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kaminanzünder-Firestarter/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 06:20:06 PST
LED Puck Lights for Camping http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Puck-Lights-for-Camping/
LED Puck Lights for Camping - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F10/39LO/IX0PXEM2/F1039LOIX0PXEM2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F10/39LO/IX0PXEM2/F1039LOIX0PXEM2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F10/39LO/IX0PXEM2/F1039LOIX0PXEM2.SMALL.jpg moyerek There are lots of great lighting solutions out there for camping however I was looking for something that I could control remotely for general lighting. I initially thought I was going to have to build something but during one of my weekly trips to Costco I came across some LED puck lights which se...
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Wed, 28 Dec 2016 18:02:49 PST
Off Grid Battery Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-Grid-Battery-Box/
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 08:31:19 PST
DIY Dutch Oven Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dutch-Oven-Bag/
DIY Dutch Oven Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/3JRL/IW6PSAMX/FCW3JRLIW6PSAMX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/3JRL/IW6PSAMX/FCW3JRLIW6PSAMX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/3JRL/IW6PSAMX/FCW3JRLIW6PSAMX.SMALL.jpg TnComm Ash, soot and dirt are always rubbing off my Dutch oven onto other things.So my wife made me a machine washable Dutch oven bag to protect my Dutch oven and to keep the ash and soot from getting all over. (Thanks, it works great!)All you need to make one is: An old sturdy pillow caseMy wife picked on...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 15:46:26 PST
Mini Toyhauler Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-Toyhauler-Camper/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 13:23:38 PST
Fence in a Bag Set Up http://www.instructables.com/id/Fence-in-a-Bag-Set-Up/
Fence in a Bag Set Up - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/B72H/IWWFOJ0X/FA9B72HIWWFOJ0X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/B72H/IWWFOJ0X/FA9B72HIWWFOJ0X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/B72H/IWWFOJ0X/FA9B72HIWWFOJ0X.SMALL.jpg DerrickW18 Follow these easy steps to get your fence set up fast. If pole does not extend easily just twist one part of the pole while extending it. Fabric Take out fabric and lay it out flat. Upper hook Insert top hook into the upper grommet of the fabric Unlock pole Turn black dial to the right to ...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 22:03:35 PST
How to make a spice container http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Spice-Container/
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 07:54:20 PST
A weekend microadventure: brave the elements http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Weekend-Microadventure-Brave-the-Elements/
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 06:38:56 PST
Easy Emergency Oil Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Emergency-Oil-Lamp/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 07:12:12 PST
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/
Survival Power and Fire Aid Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/F8OE/IVA51JGN/FWKF8OEIVA51JGN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/F8OE/IVA51JGN/FWKF8OEIVA51JGN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/F8OE/IVA51JGN/FWKF8OEIVA51JGN.SMALL.jpg nidalh Let me show you how to build a kit like this . What do we need ? 1:old power bank. 2:led head light. 3:heating wire 0.17mm thick and 50mm long that comes to 3.5 Ohm .4:3d printed fire can .5:Slide switch . Testing if we can make anything purn !! And as you can see it worked at the end , y...
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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/
DIY SURVIVAL CONTAINERS FROM CO2 CARTIGES - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/KHQD/IV0BIDQS/FEGKHQDIV0BIDQS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/KHQD/IV0BIDQS/FEGKHQDIV0BIDQS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/KHQD/IV0BIDQS/FEGKHQDIV0BIDQS.SMALL.jpg Astuces de Trente Secondes- I recently got some empty co2 cartiges from a friend of mine. After keeping them in my workshop for a year, I had the idea of transforming them into small containers, that are really resistant, and can serve you as extra airsoft pellets tanks or as containers to keep your money when camping. Watch...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 08:42:35 PST
DIY CORK LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CORK-LAMP/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 18:29:03 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