Instructables: exploring - outside - survival - wilderness http://www.instructables.com Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:20:58 PST BLOX v1.01 A New Kind of Wilderness Survival [Updated!] http://www.instructables.com/id/A-New-Kind-of-Wilderness-Survival/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 06:38:21 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
Comprehensive Survival Fire Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Comprehensive-Survival-Fire-Kit/
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Mon, 5 May 2014 13:42:13 PDT
Fire with a Magnifying Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-with-a-Magnifying-Glass/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:36:05 PDT
Surviving a Snow State of Emergency http://www.instructables.com/id/Surviving-a-Snow-State-of-Emergency/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 19:44:04 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
Outdoor Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Survival-Kit/
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 07:48:10 PST
How to Survive in the wilderness http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Survive-in-the-wilderness/
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Sun, 3 Nov 2013 12:09:27 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
Paracord Survival Dog Tag Necklace: Fire/Signal http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Survival-Dog-Tag-Necklace-FireSignal/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/YJAW/HKPXB5YE/FTRYJAWHKPXB5YE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/YJAW/HKPXB5YE/FTRYJAWHKPXB5YE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/YJAW/HKPXB5YE/FTRYJAWHKPXB5YE.SMALL.jpg SamuraiSpirit Everyone tries to make an easy, small survival kit. Some people make those in the form of necklaces. Although, about 90% of the time, this just means hanging everything form your kit by a single strand of paracord. This looks odd, carrying around all these weird large items around your neck. So, spr...
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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 14:57:22 PDT
Backpacking Tips and Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpacking-Tips-and-Tricks/
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 15:14:42 PDT
Going To The Bathroom In The Wilderness http://www.instructables.com/id/Going-To-The-Bathroom-In-The-Wilderness/
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 13:34:38 PDT
Life Out There: Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-Out-There-Survival-Kit/
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 16:58:02 PDT
Paiute Deadfall Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Paiute-Deadfall-Trap-1/
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 19:22:13 PDT
How to survive in the wilderness: Altoids (STR8) Survival Kit + Compact stoves & Hunting. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-survive-in-the-wilderness-Altoids-STR8-S/
How to survive in the wilderness: Altoids (STR8) Survival Kit + Compact stoves & Hunting. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/K3DA/H673DOBP/FK7K3DAH673DOBP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/K3DA/H673DOBP/FK7K3DAH673DOBP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/K3DA/H673DOBP/FK7K3DAH673DOBP.SMALL.jpg BalkanSpirit Did you watch some nice survival videos on youtube about making a shelter, primitive weapon (bow & arrow, slingshot, etc), how to get water, ideas of compact stoves, make a fishing pole out of safety pins, rope or w/e you have and a piece of wood? Or you just want to create a survival kit that will...
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Mon, 27 Aug 2012 06:15:00 PDT
Wilderness Survival Kit (updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wilderness-Survival-Kit-updated/
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Thu, 15 Dec 2011 14:26:55 PST
Wilderness Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Wilderness-Survival-Kit/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/0E05/GVP28XRW/FD90E05GVP28XRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/0E05/GVP28XRW/FD90E05GVP28XRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/0E05/GVP28XRW/FD90E05GVP28XRW.SMALL.jpg WildWalkerCT Here are a few tips on surviving in the wilderness. If you are lost, DO NOT go far from where you are. If you have means to start a fire, you should only go about 30-40 feet and you should make sure you have A TON of wood because you probably would not want to tromp around in the woods 40 feet from ...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2011 16:16:12 PST
Paiute Deadfall Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Paiute-Deadfall-Trap/
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Sun, 9 Oct 2011 16:03:00 PDT
Altoids Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Kit-4/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2011 11:58:01 PDT
How To Make A Survival Hip-Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Survival-Hip-Pack/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2011 11:29:26 PDT
Pocket Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Survival-Kit/
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Mon, 12 Apr 2010 14:12:45 PDT
Emergency Celestial Navigation http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Celestial-Navigation/
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Wed, 24 Mar 2010 22:20:05 PDT
A survival Kit For both Urban and Wilderness http://www.instructables.com/id/A-survival-Kit-For-both-Urban-and-Wilderness/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2010 10:08:17 PST
Altoids Tin Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-Survival-Kit/
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Tue, 13 Oct 2009 15:21:53 PDT
The Ultimate Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Survival-Kit/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2009 22:09:17 PDT
Survival Kit in a tin (better than other ones i've seen here) http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Kit-in-a-tin-better-than-other-ones-ive/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2009 11:59:32 PDT
Survival's Law of 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Survivals-Law-of-3/
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Wed, 6 May 2009 00:29:50 PDT
The Altoids Tin Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Altoids-Tin-Survival-Kit/
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Fri, 13 Jun 2008 06:49:39 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
Make rope out of dead plants -- with no tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-rope-out-of-dead-plants----with-no-tools/
Make rope out of dead plants -- with no tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/ELOC/F3ER7VVD/FMJELOCF3ER7VVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/ELOC/F3ER7VVD/FMJELOCF3ER7VVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/ELOC/F3ER7VVD/FMJELOCF3ER7VVD.SMALL.jpg phyzome I will teach you to make extremely strong rope out of common, dead plants with no need for tools. First, I'll walk you through the process of isolating some high-quality fiber from dead plants. (I demonstrate with dogbane, but milkweed is a fine substitute.) Then I'll show you the reverse wrap, whic...
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Fri, 25 Apr 2008 10:32:09 PDT