Instructables: exploring - outside - survival - camping http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:24:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cook Using Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Cook-Using-Your-Car/
Cook Using Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/PNVZ/IQYTPWAH/F82PNVZIQYTPWAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/PNVZ/IQYTPWAH/F82PNVZIQYTPWAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/PNVZ/IQYTPWAH/F82PNVZIQYTPWAH.SMALL.jpg firefightermeyer Cook using your car? Sure can! This is a great way to have hot food ready on your next trip or camping adventure. The cook time will vary with the temperature under your hood and what you are cooking. You can certainly cook anything you like, but today I will be cooking Rosemary Beef with Garlic.You...
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:12:42 PDT
How to Build a Survival Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Survival-Fire/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:45:25 PDT
How to Cut Rope With Itself - Survival Hack - Hacks for Real Life http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cut-Rope-With-Itself-Survival-Hack-Hacks-fo/
How to Cut Rope With Itself - Survival Hack - Hacks for Real Life - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/6MDP/IQK3QEH7/F226MDPIQK3QEH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/6MDP/IQK3QEH7/F226MDPIQK3QEH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/6MDP/IQK3QEH7/F226MDPIQK3QEH7.SMALL.jpg MsGear Hello Viewer, Today i want to show you ''How to cut rope with itself - Survival Hack - Hacks For Real Life''I hope you like this project. If you want to see more, You can follow and visit my youtube channel page. Stay save have fun and otherways thanks for watching. Open this link to watch more inte...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 07:09:27 PDT
Collapsable Trekking Poles With a Plus http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsable-Trekking-Poles-With-a-Plus/
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 17:32:12 PDT
Survival Tee Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Tee-Shirt/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 09:59:43 PDT
5 Gallon, Metal Bucket, Wood Burning Stove for Camping http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Gallon-Metal-Bucket-Wood-Burning-Stove-for-Campi/
5 Gallon, Metal Bucket, Wood Burning Stove for Camping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/TNDU/IQ2KE6X2/FDOTNDUIQ2KE6X2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/TNDU/IQ2KE6X2/FDOTNDUIQ2KE6X2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/TNDU/IQ2KE6X2/FDOTNDUIQ2KE6X2.SMALL.jpg Atwell76 Making this project only took about 20 hours to complete.This stove was not constructed for use with log wood logs but more of a small sticks and twigs burning unit. To be used in short burns. (NEVER USE THIS UNIT INDOORS)Skill Level: Intermediate / AdvancedWhat you will need.1. (2) Two thick metal,...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 06:35:10 PDT
Start a Fire Using Char Cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Start-a-Fire-Using-Char-Cloth/
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Tue, 31 May 2016 08:47:25 PDT
Mini-Survival Knife made from an old Saw Blade - Jimmy Diresta inspired http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Survival-Knife-Made-From-an-Old-Saw-Blade-Jim/
Mini-Survival Knife made from an old Saw Blade - Jimmy Diresta inspired - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/X7NH/IOPZDNM4/FTJX7NHIOPZDNM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/X7NH/IOPZDNM4/FTJX7NHIOPZDNM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/X7NH/IOPZDNM4/FTJX7NHIOPZDNM4.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community, this week it is time for a new afternoon project. One thing that annoyed me for quite a while when making pocket survival kits was that I never I had a fixed knife that would fit into a small mint tin. I know that there are a few small knives commercially available but I ...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 14:44:05 PDT
Quick Skills #10: How to start a fire with birch bark http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-10-How-to-Start-a-Fire-With-Birch-Bar/
Quick Skills #10: How to start a fire with birch bark - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/N3F9/IOEKIWMZ/FE7N3F9IOEKIWMZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/N3F9/IOEKIWMZ/FE7N3F9IOEKIWMZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/N3F9/IOEKIWMZ/FE7N3F9IOEKIWMZ.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community,this week we finally move on to a new part of the Quick Skills series. In this and the following episodes we will look at methods to start a fire with natural and artificial types of tinder.First up is the popular birch bark and in the following steps I will demonstrate th...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 05:50:58 PDT
Hot food - no stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Food-No-Stove/
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Fri, 13 May 2016 23:44:51 PDT
How to Cool Water in Summer. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cool-Water-in-Summer/
How to Cool Water in Summer. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/R9HU/IO4JMBZZ/FF0R9HUIO4JMBZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/R9HU/IO4JMBZZ/FF0R9HUIO4JMBZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/R9HU/IO4JMBZZ/FF0R9HUIO4JMBZZ.SMALL.jpg high5india Summer season is very pleasant in cold countries but here in India it just so not good. In summer while traveling on hot sunny day the water inside our bottle heats up making it difficult to drink, imagine you are very thirsty and you are forced to drink that hot water from your water bottle???????I...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 09:37:56 PDT
Custom Ferrocerium Rod - Let's Prep Afternoon Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Ferrocerium-Rod-Lets-Prep-Afternoon-Project/
Custom Ferrocerium Rod - Let's Prep Afternoon Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/QI0K/INUV5RFK/FLGQI0KINUV5RFK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/QI0K/INUV5RFK/FLGQI0KINUV5RFK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/QI0K/INUV5RFK/FLGQI0KINUV5RFK.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community,this week I'm presenting a nice little afternoon project. Its been quite an interesting project for me both in terms of the actual making as well as the editing of the video. I have condensed well over 160 Minutes of footage to just 7:30 whilst trying to tell the tale of t...
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Sat, 7 May 2016 06:49:11 PDT
Mini Project #15: Mini Alcohol Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Project-15-Mini-Alcohol-Stove/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 06:55:24 PDT
Mini Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Survival-Kit-6/
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 20:35:21 PDT
Long Term Survival Bread(Damper) http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Term-Survival-BreadDamper/
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 05:17:03 PDT
How to Start a Fire With a 2X4 and Cotton Ball (Friction Fire) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Start-a-Fire-With-a-2X4-and-Cotton-Ball-Fri/
How to Start a Fire With a 2X4 and Cotton Ball (Friction Fire) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/489J/ILSS09SO/FSY489JILSS09SO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/489J/ILSS09SO/FSY489JILSS09SO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/489J/ILSS09SO/FSY489JILSS09SO.SMALL.jpg LifeInFarmland I have personally learned several methods of starting a fire using friction such as bow and drill. I recently came across a method using a 2X4 and a cotton ball that I had to try.This was one of the easiest methods for starting a fire by friction and think it is best place to start for beginners. Th...
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 13:31:16 PDT
Outdoor MakeKit v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-MakeKit-V20/
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 01:53:16 PST
Cold Snap Camping Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Cold-Snap-Camping-Hacks/
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:41:25 PST
Build a Backpacking Stove for Under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Backpacking-Stove-for-Under-10/
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:12:00 PST
My 48h Bushcraft / Bivouac Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/My-48h-Bushcraft-Bivouac-Backpack/
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 07:48:56 PST
Zip Tie Hack Copenhagen Solar Cooker Replace Lace http://www.instructables.com/id/Zip-Tie-Hack-Copenhagen-Solar-Cooker-Replace-Lace/
Zip Tie Hack Copenhagen Solar Cooker Replace Lace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/2ACV/IJUAFU4A/FVQ2ACVIJUAFU4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/2ACV/IJUAFU4A/FVQ2ACVIJUAFU4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/2ACV/IJUAFU4A/FVQ2ACVIJUAFU4A.SMALL.jpg sclausson This Zip tie hack makes an already easy to pack Copenhagen Solar Cooker even easier to use. By using Zip ties you can break it down as fast as you can clip the ties. Be sure to carry enough Zip ties. Possible items to assemble a Copenhagen Solar Cooker with. A shoelace is included in the Copenh...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 20:36:34 PST
Gun Cleaning Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Gun-Cleaning-Station/
Gun Cleaning Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/ZPP2/IJN9GGUI/FO6ZPP2IJN9GGUI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/ZPP2/IJN9GGUI/FO6ZPP2IJN9GGUI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/ZPP2/IJN9GGUI/FO6ZPP2IJN9GGUI.SMALL.jpg stevenarango Hi this my Diy Gun cleaning station Materials Wood2 pcs 1"x3/4"x19"2 pcs 1"x3/4"x10"1 PC 10"x19"x3mmPaintClear CoatSmall NailsFoam2 Pcs wood in a Y shape Bolts x 2 Be Safe Always have your gun locked away Keep it unloaded No AmmoKeep keys in a secured placeDo not aim gun at any bodyKeep Ammo ...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 08:38:04 PST
Survival Essentials: Fire V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Essentials-Fire-V2/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 09:20:46 PST
Survival Essentials: Fire V2+ http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Essentials-Fire-V2-1/
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 08:13:26 PST
How to Dress for Cold Weather http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Dress-for-Cold-Weather/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 13:46:01 PST
Recycled Toolbox Wood Stove For Under $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Toolbox-Wood-Stove-for-Under-20/
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 20:26:16 PST
Under $20 Rocket Stove/Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-20-Rocket-StoveHeater/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 20:32:15 PST
Urban EDC V2.0: This time it's personal! http://www.instructables.com/id/Urban-EDC-V20-This-Time-Its-Personal/
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 15:59:14 PST
6 wrist watch survival hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/6-wrist-watch-survival-hacks/
6 wrist watch survival hacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/L2BH/IGFGQ8L9/FBZL2BHIGFGQ8L9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/L2BH/IGFGQ8L9/FBZL2BHIGFGQ8L9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/L2BH/IGFGQ8L9/FBZL2BHIGFGQ8L9.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus No one sets out to get lost, but when it happens you need to make the most of what you have on hand...or on your wrist.Though the humble wristwatch is something that many of us might take for granted, did you know that there's a few tricks up your sleeve with this tiny timepiece? For example, there'...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 09:01:53 PST
Super Waterproof Matches http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Waterproof-Matches/
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Thu, 29 Oct 2015 11:54:27 PDT
LIfe Gear aerial signal mod http://www.instructables.com/id/LIfe-Gear-aerial-signal-mod/
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 13:25:26 PDT
Survival Straws How To: http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Straws-How-To/
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Mon, 26 Oct 2015 20:44:43 PDT
Cheap EDC Fire Kit for Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-EDC-Fire-Kit-for-Survival/
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 06:22:18 PDT
My daily survival kit! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-daily-survival-kit/
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Tue, 20 Oct 2015 04:33:18 PDT
shopping bag bivvi http://www.instructables.com/id/shopping-bag-bivvi/
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 04:39:15 PDT
Comprehensive Pocket Survival kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Survival-kit-1/
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 11:48:23 PDT
How to build the best survival bag. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-the-best-survival-bag/
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Wed, 14 Oct 2015 18:38:09 PDT
El Carroñero: The Scavenged Survival Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/El-Carroñero-The-Scavenged-Survival-Blade/
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Wed, 7 Oct 2015 12:37:02 PDT
Waterproof Pouches, Almost Free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Pouches-Almost-Free/
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 17:27:43 PDT
Primitive Torsion Spring Foot Snare http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Torsion-Spring-Foot-Snare/
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Sun, 20 Sep 2015 20:17:32 PDT
How to Make a Fire with Wet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Fire-with-Wet-Wood/
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 16:33:34 PDT
ultimate Survival DIY kit guide http://www.instructables.com/id/ultimate-Survival-DIY-kit-guide/
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 19:56:30 PDT
Disaster pack: Urban edition, 50 shades of grey... http://www.instructables.com/id/Disaster-pack-Urban-edition-50-shades-of-grey/
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 10:08:16 PDT
Survival Hiking Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Hiking-Stick/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 21:19:56 PDT
Easy water filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-water-filter/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:02:15 PDT
Emergency car kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-car-kit/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 09:43:53 PDT
Trader Joe's MRE #2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Trader-Joes-MRE-2/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 18:57:02 PDT
How to Make a Plastic Bottle Cap Container http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Plastic-Bottle-Cap-Container/
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 20:04:44 PDT
The Mighty Sample Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Mighty-Sample-Tube/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 10:14:36 PDT
Tarpaulin and Paracord Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Tarpaulin-and-Paracord-Hammock/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:37:19 PDT