Instructables: exploring - outside - survival - hiking - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:44:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Altoids Survival Kit 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Kit-20/
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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 14:25:39 PDT
The UUUgly Slingbag Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/The-UUUgly-Slingbag-Cover/
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By: EyeWander

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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 22:49:21 PST
The $5 Weather Proof Bag / Survival Pillow! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Five-Dollar-ish-Weatherproof-Dust-Proof-Bag/
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By: EyeWander

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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:04:05 PST
Build an Altoids/tin can stove with just a knife/without ANY tools! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Altoidstin-can-stove-without-ANY-tools/
Build an Altoids/tin can stove with just a knife/without ANY tools! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/AIZ8/H673DXJU/F0DAIZ8H673DXJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/AIZ8/H673DXJU/F0DAIZ8H673DXJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/AIZ8/H673DXJU/F0DAIZ8H673DXJU.SMALL.jpg BalkanSpirit IMPORTANT!!!!: I updated with a video! The top part of the stove has to be a bit higher as to leave space between the lower part, otherwise it will not burn! To do this I placed 2 wooden blocks, which can't be easily set to a fire state between the two parts...and voila! Optional: Make lots of hole...
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Tue, 28 Aug 2012 02:11:16 PDT
Recycled Ipod band http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Ipod-band/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/59E5/H2WEST4V/FSI59E5H2WEST4V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/59E5/H2WEST4V/FSI59E5H2WEST4V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/59E5/H2WEST4V/FSI59E5H2WEST4V.SMALL.jpg DootMadskills Just some stuff I had laying around that I decided to put together and make a cool band for my Ipod when hiking.
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Sat, 2 Jun 2012 10:38:24 PDT
Uncle AZ's Altoids Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Uncle-AZs-Altoids-Survival-Kit/
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Mon, 21 May 2012 11:36:54 PDT
Go/hiking/extended stay bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Gohikingextended-stay-bag/
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By: Mountainmistress

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Thu, 10 May 2012 19:49:03 PDT
Hiking How-To: What I bring along with me. http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-along-when-HikingCamping/
Hiking How-To: What I bring along with me. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/Q77I/GXFXOUKO/FC2Q77IGXFXOUKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/Q77I/GXFXOUKO/FC2Q77IGXFXOUKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/Q77I/GXFXOUKO/FC2Q77IGXFXOUKO.SMALL.jpg amandaggogo Alright all you flower children/outdoorsy people, This here instructable is just a quick little video/photo's about what I personally like to take along when going on a hike or going camping, Your bag may differ, but this is mine, and I thought I would share, who knows, you may find some cool things...
By: amandaggogo

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Tue, 17 Jan 2012 15:07:25 PST
What's in my survival/first aid kit you ask? http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-in-my-survivalfirst-aid-kit-you-ask/
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By: amandaggogo

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Mon, 16 Jan 2012 18:36:09 PST
How to repair your boots using sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-your-boots-using-sugru/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2011 10:55:58 PDT
Pocket Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Survival-Kit-3/
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Sun, 4 Sep 2011 22:11:19 PDT
Cheap and Easy Gravity Water Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Gravity-Water-Filter/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2011 07:25:52 PDT
Make an EDC, and be prepared for anything. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-EDC-and-be-prepared-for-anything/
Make an EDC, and be prepared for anything. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/SAQU/GMSXINQ0/FN2SAQUGMSXINQ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/SAQU/GMSXINQ0/FN2SAQUGMSXINQ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/SAQU/GMSXINQ0/FN2SAQUGMSXINQ0.SMALL.jpg wakojako ##EDIT## Oops! I forgot to mention that this 'ible is dedicated to my friend - it was his idea to make this 'ible I just photographed it, chose the contents and wrote the instructions. I do carry some of the components, just not all of them. Happy now? "What's an 'EDC'?" you may ask. EDC stands fo...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2011 08:50:53 PDT
Easy Single-Can Backpacking Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Single-Can-Backpacking-Stove/
Easy Single-Can Backpacking Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/DX1L/GGBZISVA/FSCDX1LGGBZISVA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/DX1L/GGBZISVA/FSCDX1LGGBZISVA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/DX1L/GGBZISVA/FSCDX1LGGBZISVA.SMALL.jpg charlie.nourse 70$ for a simple stove? That's outrageous! Well, here is a simple stove design made from only a single can. This stove is ultra-light, has a 0% failure rate in normal to extreme conditions, is dirt cheap, and runs on readily available fuel. Don't empty your wallet for something worse than what you c...
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Mon, 15 Nov 2010 09:56:30 PST
How to Navigate with a Map and Compass http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Navigate-with-a-Map-and-Compass/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2008 22:29:28 PDT