Instructables: exploring - outside - survival - water http://www.instructables.com Wed, 22 Oct 2014 02:58:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 a water well for winter http://www.instructables.com/id/a-water-well-for-winter/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 08:03:36 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
Survival Kit - Mini Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Kit-Mini-Tin/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 10:56:25 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
Survival: A Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-A-Guide/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 19:34:02 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
The Three Steps To Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Three-Steps-To-Survival/
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Wed, 14 May 2014 15:46:54 PDT
Find Water in the Wilderness http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-The-Key-to-Survival/
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Sat, 10 May 2014 13:33:09 PDT
Canoe wood stand http://www.instructables.com/id/canoewood-stand/
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Sat, 10 May 2014 09:40:21 PDT
How to get food, water and shelter in the wild http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-food-water-and-shelter-in-the-wild/
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Mon, 5 May 2014 07:46:22 PDT
How To Boil Water http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Boil-Water/
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Sun, 4 May 2014 10:54:41 PDT
Waterproof Firestarter http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Firestarter/
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Sat, 3 May 2014 15:19:48 PDT
DIY water purification straw http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-water-purification-straw/
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 08:09:59 PDT
Dehydration: Finding Water in the Wilderness http://www.instructables.com/id/Dehydration-Finding-Water-in-the-Wilderness/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NPIR/HUEELSD9/FX1NPIRHUEELSD9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NPIR/HUEELSD9/FX1NPIRHUEELSD9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NPIR/HUEELSD9/FX1NPIRHUEELSD9.SMALL.jpg Muskrat-Jim Adults need a minimum of two quarts (2 litres) of water every day. Be aware of the signs of dehydration and take corrective measures right away.
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:15:40 PDT
Three Ways to Get Safe Drinking Water from Snow http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Ways-to-Get-Safe-Drinking-Water-from-Snow/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:44:58 PDT
Make a Collapsible 2QT Canteen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Collapsible-2QT-Canteen/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:16:26 PDT
Solar Still http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Still/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:22:20 PDT
Homemade 'Clam Shell' Well Digging Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Clam-Shell-Well-Digging-Tool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/FX2X/HTHC5966/FYOFX2XHTHC5966.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/FX2X/HTHC5966/FYOFX2XHTHC5966.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/FX2X/HTHC5966/FYOFX2XHTHC5966.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios This is a tool I built out of scrap materials that would be useful in helping someone dig a well by hand in soils that are softer.  I envision it going down inside a well casing and removing the material from the inside allowing the casing to sink.  This assumes that their will be some wall caving a...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 09:00:17 PDT
Paracord dispensing water bottle holder (Just pull as much as you need!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-dispensing-water-bottle-holder/
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 14:23:26 PST
Altoids Survival Fire Starting Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Fire-Starting-Tin/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 19:29:59 PST
Survival Key Chain Sling http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Key-Chain-Sling/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/7X8K/HP0CQCE0/FTA7X8KHP0CQCE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/7X8K/HP0CQCE0/FTA7X8KHP0CQCE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/7X8K/HP0CQCE0/FTA7X8KHP0CQCE0.SMALL.jpg wiscdoledino I needed a way to store all my key chains and this is what I came up with. You can wear this around your shoulder. It is made out of para cord that I tied to each tool. In the future I am going to get carabiners for each tool so I can detach each tool when it is needed. 1.   life straw water purifi...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 09:56:44 PST
How to Upgrade your Glock with Competition Springs Part Three http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upgrade-your-Glock-with-Competition-Springs-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/1DA3/HLIDBVMA/FX41DA3HLIDBVMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/1DA3/HLIDBVMA/FX41DA3HLIDBVMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/1DA3/HLIDBVMA/FX41DA3HLIDBVMA.SMALL.jpg able2survive Thanks for watching this video. If you want to see more of my videos check out these links… Website: http://able2survive.com/ YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/Able2SurviveCom Facebook https://www.facebook.com/able2survive
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:42:59 PDT
How to Upgrade your Glock with Competition Springs Part Two http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upgrade-your-Glock-with-Competition-Springs-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/7CWX/HLIDBVM4/F0Q7CWXHLIDBVM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/7CWX/HLIDBVM4/F0Q7CWXHLIDBVM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/7CWX/HLIDBVM4/F0Q7CWXHLIDBVM4.SMALL.jpg able2survive Thanks for watching this video. If you want to see more of my videos check out these links… Website: http://able2survive.com/ YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/Able2SurviveCom Facebook https://www.facebook.com/able2survive
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:42:37 PDT
How to Upgrade your Glock with Competition Springs Part One http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upgrade-your-Glock-with-Competition-Springs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/RUWW/HLIDBVLY/FFERUWWHLIDBVLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/RUWW/HLIDBVLY/FFERUWWHLIDBVLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/RUWW/HLIDBVLY/FFERUWWHLIDBVLY.SMALL.jpg able2survive Thanks for watching this video. If you want to see more of my videos check out these links… Website: http://able2survive.com/ YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/Able2SurviveCom Facebook https://www.facebook.com/able2survive
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:42:13 PDT
How to Make a Camp Stove from Garbage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Camp-Stove-from-Garbage/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/1A2D/HLIDBVKN/FQT1A2DHLIDBVKN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/1A2D/HLIDBVKN/FQT1A2DHLIDBVKN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/1A2D/HLIDBVKN/FQT1A2DHLIDBVKN.SMALL.jpg able2survive Thanks for watching this video. If you want to see more of my videos check out these links… Website: http://able2survive.com/ YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/Able2SurviveCom Facebook https://www.facebook.com/able2survive
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:33:21 PDT
How To Mod H&R Single Shot 12 gauge Project part 2 spin off from Dave Canterbury http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Mod-HR-Single-Shot-12-gauge-Project-part-2-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/L84F/HLIDBVIC/FC8L84FHLIDBVIC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/L84F/HLIDBVIC/FC8L84FHLIDBVIC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/L84F/HLIDBVIC/FC8L84FHLIDBVIC.SMALL.jpg able2survive Thanks for watching this video. If you want to see more of my videos check out these links… Website: http://able2survive.com/ YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/Able2SurviveCom Facebook https://www.facebook.com/able2survive
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:19:27 PDT
Distill Water Using Minimal Supplies http://www.instructables.com/id/Distill-Water-Using-Minimal-Supplies/
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 06:49:38 PDT
Soup Can Trail stove (wood powered) http://www.instructables.com/id/Soup-Can-Trail-stove-wood-powered/
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 15:01:26 PDT
Two ways to purify water with fire. http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-ways-to-purify-water-with-fire/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/7Q2X/HJKC64IM/FQH7Q2XHJKC64IM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/7Q2X/HJKC64IM/FQH7Q2XHJKC64IM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/7Q2X/HJKC64IM/FQH7Q2XHJKC64IM.SMALL.jpg Assassin Tube I made this because everytime we go up to our local forest, we forget water but we always have a lighter so now we can purify the water just make sure its on for at least 5 min, max 25 min.
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 16:34:28 PDT
Extract Clean, Drinkable Water From Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Extract-Clean-Drinkable-Water-From-Plants/
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 10:05:31 PDT
how to make a water proof match box from a mint tin http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-water-proof-match-box-from-a-mint-ti/
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Sun, 26 May 2013 06:00:51 PDT
Top 5 Ways to open a Coke / Beer bottle ! Without a bottle opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-5-Ways-to-open-a-Coke-Beer-bottle-Without/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/N6FP/HFSH5GWV/FDPN6FPHFSH5GWV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/N6FP/HFSH5GWV/FDPN6FPHFSH5GWV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/N6FP/HFSH5GWV/FDPN6FPHFSH5GWV.SMALL.jpg TopDIY Enjoy !....
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Tue, 7 May 2013 14:09:02 PDT
Simple Water Filter out of a Waterbottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Water-Filter-out-of-a-Waterbottle/
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Tue, 14 Aug 2012 16:39:53 PDT
Waterskin Canteen - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterskin-Canteen-DIY/
Waterskin Canteen - DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/GGBY/H5E9Q7AC/FVAGGBYH5E9Q7AC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/GGBY/H5E9Q7AC/FVAGGBYH5E9Q7AC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/GGBY/H5E9Q7AC/FVAGGBYH5E9Q7AC.SMALL.jpg Emacheen22 Hi all! This is my Instructable on how to make your very own waterskin!  Growing up as a kid, hiking through the Rockies, Appalachia and the Alps, I always loved to carry a waterskin instead of a canteen, mainly because it easy to handle, and not made of rock-hard plastic (traditional waterskins we...
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Sat, 4 Aug 2012 15:23:52 PDT
idea for an emergency 20l pocket sized, fully bendable water container. http://www.instructables.com/id/idea-for-an-emergency-20l-pocket-sized-fully-bend/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/ONMH/H4AGKEDE/FAYONMHH4AGKEDE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/ONMH/H4AGKEDE/FAYONMHH4AGKEDE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/ONMH/H4AGKEDE/FAYONMHH4AGKEDE.SMALL.jpg tgferreira184 While making my survival kit I realized that I needed a water container, but as it is supposed to be small, a small water container is no good becouse it takes almost no water, but a big one is just to big, so I had a click on my brain and decided to use a wine's box's plastic wine container, becous...
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Fri, 13 Jul 2012 13:19:25 PDT
Survival Gear and KIts http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Gear-and-KIts/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/PS0G/H337L1WG/F8XPS0GH337L1WG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/PS0G/H337L1WG/F8XPS0GH337L1WG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/PS0G/H337L1WG/F8XPS0GH337L1WG.SMALL.jpg Dguy42 This guide shows you a variety of the best survival kits and gear that are on instructables. Altoids Fire Kit Here is a kit I made which purpose is to start a fire. And maybe some day can save your LIFE. Enjoy!!! The best survival kit ever I'm going to show you how to make a inexpensive waterp...
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Thu, 14 Jun 2012 11:50:38 PDT
DIY: Water Purifier http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Water-Purifier/
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Mon, 11 Jun 2012 10:27:14 PDT
EMERGENCY WATER SUPPLY, more of a long term fix than water bottles in the closet http://www.instructables.com/id/EMERGENCY-WATER-SUPPLY-more-of-a-long-term-fix-th/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/2FBP/GZXW8GA2/FBL2FBPGZXW8GA2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/2FBP/GZXW8GA2/FBL2FBPGZXW8GA2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/2FBP/GZXW8GA2/FBL2FBPGZXW8GA2.SMALL.jpg aworkofbart This is my long-term solution to an emergency supply of water.  I have hooked up these "water cubes" to my gutters so I can catch a lot of rainwater.  There are a lot of products out there for rain barrel connecting, diverting, filtering, etc., but I did most of mine with stuff I salvaged for pretty...
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Sun, 18 Mar 2012 20:32:27 PDT
What's the LEAST Survival Gear You could carry? The Essential EDC Pocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-the-LEAST-Survival-Gear-You-could-carry-/
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Tue, 29 Nov 2011 11:21:42 PST
Pocket Survival Kit (Not a Candy Tin!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Survival-Kit-Not-a-Candy-Tin/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/3SGC/GT6ZDUJQ/FR53SGCGT6ZDUJQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/3SGC/GT6ZDUJQ/FR53SGCGT6ZDUJQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/3SGC/GT6ZDUJQ/FR53SGCGT6ZDUJQ.SMALL.jpg punkhead58 This is my entry for the Survival Skills Challenge, and my first Instructable. Here is my little utility/emergency* survival pouch that I carry while camping, hiking, and fishing. Now, I do all of these activities in nice weather (late spring-early fall), so I wanted a small, compact kit that would...
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Fri, 30 Sep 2011 15:32:56 PDT
How to purify your water http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-purify-your-water/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2011 02:49:34 PDT
The Do and Do-nots of surviving http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Do-and-Do-nots-of-surviving/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2011 19:42:32 PDT
Survival Items for Your Vehicle's Glove Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wise-Items-for-Your-Vehicles-Glove-Box/
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Tue, 26 Jul 2011 16:38:31 PDT
Oral Rehydration Salts (ORS) http://www.instructables.com/id/Oral-Rehydration-Salts-ORS/
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Thu, 25 Nov 2010 09:25:43 PST
super eazy and enviromentaly freindly bike tire water purification http://www.instructables.com/id/super-eazy-and-enviromentaly-freindly-bike-tire-wa/
super eazy and enviromentaly freindly bike tire water purification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/XLKH/GFA3YE72/FJAXLKHGFA3YE72.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/XLKH/GFA3YE72/FJAXLKHGFA3YE72.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/XLKH/GFA3YE72/FJAXLKHGFA3YE72.SMALL.jpg burdockwing Imagine youre riding youre bike far out there, way away from civilization youre bike breaks and youre stranded. Just as the cowboys canibalized their hourses you must canabalis youre bike. Material's (1) bike tube (1) pocket knife  some fine sand a handfull of ash some pebbles some fishing line ...
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Thu, 14 Oct 2010 20:25:57 PDT
How to purify water in the wild with 2 water bottles. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-purify-water-in-the-wild-with-2-water-bottl/
How to purify water in the wild with 2 water bottles. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/7S3E/FPWWWQGT/FEF7S3EFPWWWQGT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/7S3E/FPWWWQGT/FEF7S3EFPWWWQGT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/7S3E/FPWWWQGT/FEF7S3EFPWWWQGT.SMALL.jpg dkfa This is a entry to the "Keep the bottle" contest. Please take the time to vote if you think my instuctable is worth me getting a prize. I would really enjoy the prize, so please vote. In this instructable, I will show you how to purify abit of water when you are in the wild and trying to survive wi...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2009 15:58:17 PST
Wash your hands with a bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wash-your-hands-with-a-bottle/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2009 08:16:28 PST
Water Bottle Belt Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Bottle-Belt-Clip/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2008 22:56:53 PDT
How to Make a Wasp Trap from an Old Plastic Jug. http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-an-Old-Plastic-Jug--How-to-Make-a-Hornet-Tra/
How to Make a Wasp Trap from an Old Plastic Jug. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/EKK0/FGWMNC89/FM2EKK0FGWMNC89.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/EKK0/FGWMNC89/FM2EKK0FGWMNC89.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/EKK0/FGWMNC89/FM2EKK0FGWMNC89.SMALL.jpg Spl1nt3rC3ll If you're a apiphobe like me or Adam Savage, you dread the coming of Summer. After months of peace, you wander outside only to hear that awful hum of a wasp flying by. I offer a quick, simple solution to this problem. The Jugg/ Materials Look around the house for an empty plastic jug; about as l...
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Sat, 31 May 2008 20:52:09 PDT
How To Purify Water Using Iodine Tincture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Purify-Water-Using-Iodine-Tincture/
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Fri, 2 May 2008 05:00:55 PDT