Instructables: exploring - outside - survival - camping http://www.instructables.com Sat, 28 Mar 2015 09:01:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 How To Make A Bug Out Bag (B.O.B.) or Long Term Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Bug-Out-Bag-BOB-or-Long-Term-Surviva/
How To Make A Bug Out Bag (B.O.B.) or Long Term Survival Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/D9O3/I7OLHQQ1/FR9D9O3I7OLHQQ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/D9O3/I7OLHQQ1/FR9D9O3I7OLHQQ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/D9O3/I7OLHQQ1/FR9D9O3I7OLHQQ1.SMALL.jpg craze4legos Introduction In this instructable I will help you make your own personal Bug Out Bag or Bob for short. First off I should tell you what a bob is. A bob is a bag you put together so if an emergency happens you can get out of your house or car fast and get to a safe area. Or a bob can be used in...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:16:27 PDT
Hudson's Bay Survival Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hudsons-Bay-Survival-Pack/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 10:10:13 PDT
Altoid Survival kit! http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoid-Survival-kit-1/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 15:40:37 PDT
How to start a fire with a magnesium flint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-start-a-fire-with-a-magnesium-flint/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 22:27:36 PST
Personalized Day/Bug Out/I.N.C.H. Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalized-DayBug-OutINCH-Bag/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:16:55 PST
$5 Reusable Zippo Handwarmer http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Reusable-Zippo-Handwarmer/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:02:33 PST
Fire Tubes - Original and New Compartment Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Tubes-Original-and-New-Compartment-Design/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:49:35 PST
By Bread Alone http://www.instructables.com/id/By-Bread-Alone/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 09:57:32 PST
DIY Firestarter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Firestarter/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 12:08:49 PST
Emergency Pet Evacuation Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Pet-Evacuation-Pack/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 20:21:50 PST
Fire Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Starters-2/
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 18:44:51 PST
Homemade "mre" http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-mre/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 06:10:52 PST
Low Carry Attachment for Mora Knives (On a Budget) http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Carry-Attachment-for-Mora-Knives-On-a-Budget/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 14:00:12 PST
Tinder Coils http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinder-Coils/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:26:55 PST
Fish, Haul & Play Net Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Haul-Play-Net-Bag/
Fish, Haul & Play Net Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/DGLP/I504S3DD/F1MDGLPI504S3DD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/DGLP/I504S3DD/F1MDGLPI504S3DD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/DGLP/I504S3DD/F1MDGLPI504S3DD.SMALL.jpg Beetlesmart Paracord is an extremely versatile tool. I like to use it to make useful things like this multipurpose mesh net/bag. You can use it to catch fish in a shallow stream to feed yourself. You can protect your food and yourself by using it as a bear bag while camping. You can use it as a hobo bag for w...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 17:40:17 PST
Paracord Survival Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Survival-Bow/
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 19:19:37 PST
Pine sap lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pine-sap-lamp/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:05:15 PST
The trials and tribulations of a beginner backpacker and how you too can take on the world in relative comfort! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-trials-and-tribulations-of-a-beginner-backpack/
The trials and tribulations of a beginner backpacker and how you too can take on the world in relative comfort! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/8372/I3BHHXY8/FAH8372I3BHHXY8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/8372/I3BHHXY8/FAH8372I3BHHXY8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/8372/I3BHHXY8/FAH8372I3BHHXY8.SMALL.jpg mrthom ** This is my FIRST EVER Instructable! Many people keep asking me to write up about backpacking and what I use, so here we go! It's not finished yet, but I'm working on it! All constructive feedback is more the welcome... in fact, its encouraged! :) **In this Instructable I shall try to give a run d...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 09:11:53 PST
Kydex AR15 Pistol Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Kydex-AR15-Pistol-Holster/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 10:34:12 PST
MacGyver Coffee http://www.instructables.com/id/MacGyver-Coffee/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 01:00:37 PDT
Starting a fire with a firesteel http://www.instructables.com/id/Start-a-fire-with-a-firesteel/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 13:19:25 PDT
Pocket Sized Water Purifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Water-Purifier/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:55:35 PDT
Plant Fiber Cordage http://www.instructables.com/id/Plant-Fiber-Cordage/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 05:40:08 PDT
Make Your Own Mountain House Meals For Under Fifty Cents A Serving http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Mountain-House-Meals-For-Under-Fifty/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 09:57:08 PDT
$9 Emergency Phone Charger 10 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Harbor-Freight-Emergency-Camping-Phone-Charger-i/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:23:32 PDT
$10 LED Flashlight & Emergency Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/10-LED-Flaslight-into-an-Emergency-or-Camping-Phon/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 12:13:16 PDT
How to Make an Aluminum Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Aluminum-Can-Stove/
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 14:42:56 PDT
Super Easy First Aid/Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-First-AidSurvival-Kit/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:07:46 PDT
Cooking hole #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cooking-hole-1/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:33:11 PDT
Survival Snare Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Snare-Trap/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:44:53 PDT
U.K Bug out Bag - 1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/UK-Bug-out-Bag-10/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:11:24 PDT
How To Make a Survival Fire Putty http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Survival-Fire-Putty/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:24:29 PDT
A Survival Water Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Survival-Charcoal-Filter/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:10:47 PDT
Waterproof fire starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-fire-starters-1/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 01:12:52 PDT
ULTIMATE Survival kit http://www.instructables.com/id/ULTIMATE-Survival-kit-1/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 07:26:11 PDT
Quick-Release Hatchet Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Release-Hatchet-Holster/
Quick-Release Hatchet Holster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/IDRV/HYOXX5KY/F14IDRVHYOXX5KY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/IDRV/HYOXX5KY/F14IDRVHYOXX5KY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/IDRV/HYOXX5KY/F14IDRVHYOXX5KY.SMALL.jpg Cmdr. Vik PREFACE:Do you like the great outdoors; do you believe a hatchet is a necessary tool when venturing into them? Well my friend(s), if yes is your answer do I have another Instructable for you! This Instructable is the answer to a problem I recurrently noticed after I made my 'Quick-Release Axe Holste...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 18:37:19 PDT
Collapsible Wood Burning Camp Stove (On a Budget!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Wood-Burning-Camp-Stove-On-a-Budget/
Collapsible Wood Burning Camp Stove (On a Budget!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/ZKF5/HYJ0UAIO/F9QZKF5HYJ0UAIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/ZKF5/HYJ0UAIO/F9QZKF5HYJ0UAIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/ZKF5/HYJ0UAIO/F9QZKF5HYJ0UAIO.SMALL.jpg Common Man Survival The Firebox (http://tinyurl.com/opdevhe) is a folding stove that folds down into almost nothing but still functions as a great stove for camping, backpacking, bushcraft, etc. The only problem is the cost: $50+ for stoves of this design. This is my version of a stove coined "The Firebox Replica" by...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 10:09:26 PDT
Quick-Release Axe Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Release-Axe-Holster/
Quick-Release Axe Holster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/8652/HY7T31RC/FSW8652HY7T31RC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/8652/HY7T31RC/FSW8652HY7T31RC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/8652/HY7T31RC/FSW8652HY7T31RC.SMALL.jpg Cmdr. Vik PREFACE: Do you like the great outdoors; do you believe an axe is a necessary tool when venturing into them? Well my friend(s), if yes is your answer do I have an Instructable for you!This Instructable is the answer to a problem I recurrently noticed when I started portaging with a group of friends ...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:55:19 PDT
how to safely withdraw tarantulas http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-safely-withdraw-tarantulas/
how to safely withdraw tarantulas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/KGM4/HXIKCGO6/F4OKGM4HXIKCGO6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/KGM4/HXIKCGO6/F4OKGM4HXIKCGO6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/KGM4/HXIKCGO6/F4OKGM4HXIKCGO6.SMALL.jpg ualbuquerque It is a simple but effective trick to pull tarantulas safely, you will need only a bag, simply foldhis mouth, move closer to the tarantula and a fast moving cover a tarantula with feixeo bag and open it in a place away your home or camp (in case you're camping). This eliminates the nescessidade to...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 11:04:24 PDT
Waterproof Your Bug Out Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Your-Bug-Out-Bag/
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:15:32 PDT
DIY Backpacking Wood Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Backpacking-Wood-Stove/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 07:31:17 PDT
How To Make An Ikea Wood Burning Hobo Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-An-Ikea-Wood-Burning-Hobo-Stove/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 20:04:05 PDT
Tin Can Cook Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Tin-Can-Cook-Stove/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 20:14:40 PDT
Make Fire with Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Fire-with-Batteries/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 10:55:19 PDT
$60 Backpack water filter for $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/60-Backpack-water-filter-for-20/
$60 Backpack water filter for $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/90LE/HVPEM4H0/FFM90LEHVPEM4H0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/90LE/HVPEM4H0/FFM90LEHVPEM4H0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/90LE/HVPEM4H0/FFM90LEHVPEM4H0.SMALL.jpg egato Lifestraw water filter $20 Cut off cap from intake end Drill 1/4" hole in intake cap Grab one gallon freezer bag and cut off one corner, just smaller than the diameter of the straw Place cap inside bag. Snap securely back on to straw Fill your bag with water and apply gentle pressu...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 16:38:19 PDT
Portable Solar Versatility http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Solar-Versatility/
Portable Solar Versatility - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/8DVZ/HVCUQQSL/FBQ8DVZHVCUQQSL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/8DVZ/HVCUQQSL/FBQ8DVZHVCUQQSL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/8DVZ/HVCUQQSL/FBQ8DVZHVCUQQSL.SMALL.jpg IngenuityAtWork The essence of survival is preparedness. The essence of surviving comfortably is preparing ingeniously. This Instructable follows my creation of a multi-use solar apparatus, built around an up-cycled Fresnel lens. It is multi-use in that one can use it to distill potable water, sterilize surgical in...
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Sun, 18 May 2014 23:07:07 PDT
Survival Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Bag/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 13:06:16 PDT
Fire tinder tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-tinder-tube/
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Wed, 14 May 2014 13:49:39 PDT
bees wax camping sheets http://www.instructables.com/id/bees-wax-camping-sheets/
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Tue, 13 May 2014 07:48:57 PDT
The Perfect Hike: Follow the Way of the Backpacker http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Perfect-Hike-Follow-the-Way-of-the-Backpacker/
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Tue, 13 May 2014 03:52:29 PDT