Instructables: exploring - outside - camping http://www.instructables.com Mon, 16 Jan 2017 11:56:48 PST BLOX v1.01 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
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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
4 New Match Sticks Hacks (Video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/67TB/IUCTW382/FXZ67TBIUCTW382.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/67TB/IUCTW382/FXZ67TBIUCTW382.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/67TB/IUCTW382/FXZ67TBIUCTW382.SMALL.jpg MiiBooth In this project I'm going to show you four new ways to use a simple matchbox.1) Strike-anywhere Matches2) Waterproof Matchbox3) Match head firework fuse4) Cotton ball fire startersIf you don't prefer to read, you can skip it and watch the video instead where I have explained all the steps in detail....
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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/
Custom Laminated Canoe Paddle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/ZFSB/IU9V1HKK/FFFZFSBIU9V1HKK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/ZFSB/IU9V1HKK/FFFZFSBIU9V1HKK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/ZFSB/IU9V1HKK/FFFZFSBIU9V1HKK.SMALL.jpg wordsnwood A little over four years ago I decided to try my hand at making canoe paddles. It was a lot of fun, and surprising less difficult than I had anticipated, and I kept on making paddles until I had made one (or more) for each of my kids, and one for a friend, and few experiments... Probably 8 or so pad...
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 04:39:48 PDT
Swedish Fire Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Swedish-Fire-Torch/
Swedish Fire Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/6PZP/IU5N8885/FU06PZPIU5N8885.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/6PZP/IU5N8885/FU06PZPIU5N8885.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/6PZP/IU5N8885/FU06PZPIU5N8885.SMALL.jpg wold630 Making a Swedish Fire Torch will definitely be the highlight of your next outdoor fire. I highly recommend it!When I was a kid we would find old rotted out logs with holes in the center and put them on the fire and watch mesmerizing flames shoot out the top. This is a little more work, but still eas...
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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/
DIY Portable Solar Cooker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/PVJV/ITW38S5W/FG1PVJVITW38S5W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/PVJV/ITW38S5W/FG1PVJVITW38S5W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/PVJV/ITW38S5W/FG1PVJVITW38S5W.SMALL.jpg adriane_macer This project will make a solar cooker that can be carry even inside the lunch box. With this item, cooking under the sun can be easily done. This is helpful in hiking and camping. Mrepare the materials * dark bottle* glass cutter* candle* ice* plastic bottle* double adhesive tape (thick)* double ...
By: adriane_macer

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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/
detailed first aid kit! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/1KIL/ITXTNUCN/FET1KILITXTNUCN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/1KIL/ITXTNUCN/FET1KILITXTNUCN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/1KIL/ITXTNUCN/FET1KILITXTNUCN.SMALL.jpg saige hill today i will shiw you how to make a detailed survial first aid kit for cheap. what you will need! ok so i got all my supplies from the chemest and cheap shop for all under $60. thats pretty cheap for the contents.-gauzes ($1)-alcohol wipes (box for $3)-adhesive plaster roll($2.50)-tissues ($0.50)...
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 23:24:23 PDT
Heineken Bluetooth Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Heineken-Bluetooth-Boombox/
Heineken Bluetooth Boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/UEZ4/IU058UUY/FI0UEZ4IU058UUY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/UEZ4/IU058UUY/FI0UEZ4IU058UUY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/UEZ4/IU058UUY/FI0UEZ4IU058UUY.SMALL.jpg tech diy welcome guys! CUTTING THE INSIDE First, you have to cut out the inside with some kind of saw. The bottom You get a real firm piece of wood and take out piece by piece so that it fits
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 15:41:58 PDT
Penny Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Can-Stove/
Penny Can Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/KHRM/ITW2JFFP/FWRKHRMITW2JFFP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/KHRM/ITW2JFFP/FWRKHRMITW2JFFP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/KHRM/ITW2JFFP/FWRKHRMITW2JFFP.SMALL.jpg JoshGeoghegan A small penny can stove is usefully for camping or a survival kit. I won't waste any more time let's get to it Materials/tools Your will need 2 cansa cutting toolsmall nailhammerfule for stove (isopropyl alcohol ect)penny Cutting the cans you will need to cut the bottoms off the cans. One shou...
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 10:28:19 PDT
Solar Power Bucket http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Power-Bucket/
Solar Power Bucket - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/7OT7/ITS3Y43Q/FVL7OT7ITS3Y43Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/7OT7/ITS3Y43Q/FVL7OT7ITS3Y43Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/7OT7/ITS3Y43Q/FVL7OT7ITS3Y43Q.SMALL.jpg madcow120 This is what I call the Solar power bucket. I wanted a solar battery bank, but many on the market did the have to battery capacity I wanted or could put out 110 volts. If I finally found one it was way too much money. This solved my problem having a 220 Ah battery and a 500-watt 110-volt output. I...
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 05:50:29 PDT
Simplest Solar Cooker http://www.instructables.com/id/Simplest-Solar-Cooker/
Simplest Solar Cooker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/TM4Z/ITR7S76O/FV8TM4ZITR7S76O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/TM4Z/ITR7S76O/FV8TM4ZITR7S76O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/TM4Z/ITR7S76O/FV8TM4ZITR7S76O.SMALL.jpg adriane_macer This instructions will show how to make a solar cooker using just potato chip's wrapper, clear plastic and a stick. Thus is the most portable solar cooker I could think of. Prepare the materials * Empty chip's wrapper or anything similar* BBQ stick* clear plastic* Scissors Prepare to cook. J...
By: adriane_macer

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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/
A Poor Man's Vehicle Wrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/C0R2/IT4RJBVL/F0JC0R2IT4RJBVL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/C0R2/IT4RJBVL/F0JC0R2IT4RJBVL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/C0R2/IT4RJBVL/F0JC0R2IT4RJBVL.SMALL.jpg rovingcraftshop I have been working on my school bus conversion for several years. I wanted to do as much of the conversion myself as I could. One of the things I wanted was a nice graphic design. I priced several companies and the prices were impressively beyond my range. A few even cost more than what I paid ...
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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/
MYOG Ultralight Down Sleeping Bag/quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/FRNH/IT22S4UY/FZFFRNHIT22S4UY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/FRNH/IT22S4UY/FZFFRNHIT22S4UY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/FRNH/IT22S4UY/FZFFRNHIT22S4UY.SMALL.jpg JennyM96 These quilts turned out to be about 21 ounces, with 13 ounces of that being down. This resulted in a loft of about 2.5-3", which means they should be toasty down to 20 degrees. The quilt design uses a karo-step baffle. Note that these are "quilts", which mean they lay flat, and then can cinch tog...
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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/
A 'T'light As Camp Stove Fuel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/O3JC/IT1OF6KH/F6CO3JCIT1OF6KH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/O3JC/IT1OF6KH/F6CO3JCIT1OF6KH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/O3JC/IT1OF6KH/F6CO3JCIT1OF6KH.SMALL.jpg Stan1y It transpires that when my wife says I've got every thing for camping that doesn't always include food for me!To this end I've started to build a what appears to be called a bug out box, It started as a stash of tinned and packet food in my car. I brought a solid fuel stove and set of mess tins so I...
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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