Instructables: exploring - outside - water http://www.instructables.com Mon, 6 Jul 2015 19:52:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 PVC Water Shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Water-Shooter/
PVC Water Shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/C1WH/IBRRWIA6/FLRC1WHIBRRWIA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/C1WH/IBRRWIA6/FLRC1WHIBRRWIA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/C1WH/IBRRWIA6/FLRC1WHIBRRWIA6.SMALL.jpg jipamy This water shooter loads quickly and is practically indestructible. Parts List 1. 20" of 1" SDR-21 200 PSI PVC pipe ($.026/in)2. 1" SCH-40 slip cap3. 1" X 3/4" slip tee4. 1" (3/4 arch) X 1/2" (thread) tee5. 1 1/4" (thread) X 1" (slip) adapter6. 1 1/4" thread cap7. 2" of 3/4" SCH-40 pipe (...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:26:27 PDT
Pond Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Pond-Project/
Pond Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/9H4C/IBOWZ1AX/F509H4CIBOWZ1AX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/9H4C/IBOWZ1AX/F509H4CIBOWZ1AX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/9H4C/IBOWZ1AX/F509H4CIBOWZ1AX.SMALL.jpg JoeK18 So I decided that I wanted to listen to running water while I sat on the patio. But I didn't want to spend a bundle of money. I decided to try to do it as inexpensively as I could. I spent around $30.00 and a lot of work for the whole thing. I end up with this. What do you think? This is the star...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 13:29:31 PDT
Lily Pad Solar Pool Warmers http://www.instructables.com/id/Lily-Pad-Solar-Pool-Warmers/
Lily Pad Solar Pool Warmers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/5HW7/IBNZZNPD/FY55HW7IBNZZNPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/5HW7/IBNZZNPD/FY55HW7IBNZZNPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/5HW7/IBNZZNPD/FY55HW7IBNZZNPD.SMALL.jpg sls16748 Add heat to your pool by using the power of the Sun. Gather together your supplies. hula hoop black trash bagpool noodleduct tape or plastic tierazor knife Put the hoop in the bag, A snug fit is best. twist it tight. Its alright to have some air in the bag. close with duct tape or a plast...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 08:42:09 PDT
Backyard Dunk Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Dunk-Tank/
Backyard Dunk Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/EWTL/IBL69ATC/FMVEWTLIBL69ATC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/EWTL/IBL69ATC/FMVEWTLIBL69ATC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/EWTL/IBL69ATC/FMVEWTLIBL69ATC.SMALL.jpg IamGutter OK, so you’re trying to plan some fun summer activities with friends and family and what is one thing that is always a bit hit at outdoor parties and cookouts? A dunk tank!! The problem is that there is never one around when you need it, and if it is around then you have to haul it in place, fill ...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:58:55 PDT
Install Vacuum to Intex Pool Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Vacuum-to-Intex-Pool-Pump/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 08:19:59 PDT
DIY 1 Hour Solar Pool Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-1-Hour-Solar-Pool-Heater/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 09:20:00 PDT
Shovel-nosed river canoe experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/Shovel-nosed-river-canoe-experiment/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 23:58:31 PDT
Water Wise California - zero water use lawn replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Wise-California-zero-water-use-lawn-replacem/
Water Wise California - zero water use lawn replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/2TDT/IB4AM91K/FLN2TDTIB4AM91K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/2TDT/IB4AM91K/FLN2TDTIB4AM91K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/2TDT/IB4AM91K/FLN2TDTIB4AM91K.SMALL.jpg gxbell Lawns in California are a fading luxury; replacement is inevitable. Here are your options for considerable water reduction along with their cost and benefits: Artificial turf: pricey and the physical barrier kills natural biology leaving earth partially dead underneath; trees don't like it. Artifi...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 09:50:24 PDT
One Tool Floating Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Tool-Floating-Dock/
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 05:59:44 PDT
DIY Solar Pool Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Pool-Heater/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 17:14:00 PDT
Garden Rock Water Feature http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Rock-Water-Feature/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 11:27:18 PDT
Easy Bottle Cannon + Aerial View http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Bottle-Cannon-Aerial-View/
Easy Bottle Cannon + Aerial View - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/Q1OV/IB0MHVOG/FMKQ1OVIB0MHVOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/Q1OV/IB0MHVOG/FMKQ1OVIB0MHVOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/Q1OV/IB0MHVOG/FMKQ1OVIB0MHVOG.SMALL.jpg dmagryta124 Video Links to Parts Needed: Soda Bottle,Teflon Thread Seal Tape $0.87 USD8 inches of 1/2 inch PVC Pipe $1.32 USD1/2 inch PVC Coupling slip x female iron pipe thread connection(threaded on one end) - Only needed if you are using the Garden Hose Fitting 3/4" Female Hose x 1/2" Male Pipe Adapter in...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 09:10:42 PDT
What can replace the broken Intex Oars connector http://www.instructables.com/id/What-can-replace-the-broken-Intex-Oars-connector/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:58:15 PDT
Water filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-filter-1/
Water filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/AWST/IAPAWTUD/F1UAWSTIAPAWTUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/AWST/IAPAWTUD/F1UAWSTIAPAWTUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/AWST/IAPAWTUD/F1UAWSTIAPAWTUD.SMALL.jpg mtranHTH Building a water filter can seem unnecessary, or pointless nowadays. However, if there is ever such an emergency, it can come in very handy, especially in a rural area or even if you are watering your plants. The parts you will need in this particular water filter is 3/8 inch diameter copper tubing,...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:12:05 PDT
Raincatcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Raincatcher/
Raincatcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/OCTF/IAQ0J2XA/FXEOCTFIAQ0J2XA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/OCTF/IAQ0J2XA/FXEOCTFIAQ0J2XA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/OCTF/IAQ0J2XA/FXEOCTFIAQ0J2XA.SMALL.jpg ejarvis2017 This invention was made for the poor people of Ethiopia, specifically Tigray, Ethiopia. In Tigray, there is an abundance of water, but it is contaminated with dust and acidic rain. As a result, many Ethiopians lack the necessary amounts of water for a healthy life. Our solution is to attach a rainsa...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 20:25:32 PDT
Water Outletsystem for tanks http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Outletsystem-for-tanks/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 03:45:35 PDT
How to Make a Dolphin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Dolphin/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 16:01:45 PDT
Waterbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterbox/
Waterbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/56A2/IAMCLJ5I/FNH56A2IAMCLJ5I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/56A2/IAMCLJ5I/FNH56A2IAMCLJ5I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/56A2/IAMCLJ5I/FNH56A2IAMCLJ5I.SMALL.jpg waterbox Step By Step Waterbox Tutorial Gathering Materials The first thing you need to do if your considering building a waterbox is gathering all the materials needed. You will need-IBC container-Sawyer point one filter system-Wooden Pallet-Assorted Materials (hinges, bolts, etc) Prepare Your Ma...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 10:39:56 PDT
Glass Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Ring/
Glass Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/LLAQ/IANRH8L4/FZ8LLAQIANRH8L4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/LLAQ/IANRH8L4/FZ8LLAQIANRH8L4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/LLAQ/IANRH8L4/FZ8LLAQIANRH8L4.SMALL.jpg Sarath Chandra This ring is a model of a glass in which we drink. I am presenting this Instructable for the ring competition. Check out inside of the project to prepare the GLASS RING. Collecting the apparatus We need the below given materials to prepare the ring. They are -1.) A scissor2.) A big needle.3.) A c...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 08:06:42 PDT
Water Blob http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Blob/
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Sat, 30 May 2015 15:09:44 PDT
Water Wise California - efficient garden sprinkler head http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Wise-California-efficient-garden-sprinkler-h/
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Sat, 30 May 2015 14:33:08 PDT
Most amazingly, spectacular, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious water slide(easy to make) http://www.instructables.com/id/Most-amazingly-spectacular-supercalifragilisticexp/
Most amazingly, spectacular, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious water slide(easy to make) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/79ZU/IACEADK7/F1U79ZUIACEADK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/79ZU/IACEADK7/F1U79ZUIACEADK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/79ZU/IACEADK7/F1U79ZUIACEADK7.SMALL.jpg gwisse2016 This is a tutorial to make the most amazingly, spectacular, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious water slide prepare for yourself for some thing on another scale of water fun. Get materials You will need a few things to make this absolutely amazingly spectacular water slide. You will need a clear...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 09:10:51 PDT
Rain shower contemporary fountain http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-shower-contemporary-fountain/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 08:51:00 PDT
Water bottle sprinkler http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-bottle-sprinkler/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 16:31:43 PDT
Super Duper Slip and Slide http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Duper-Slip-and-Slide/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 19:36:50 PDT
Water http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-14/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/B8SF/IA2K959N/FCQB8SFIA2K959N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/B8SF/IA2K959N/FCQB8SFIA2K959N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/B8SF/IA2K959N/FCQB8SFIA2K959N.SMALL.jpg epitts2 Here are some Instructables on how to pump and/or filter water. I need to know this for the houseboat.For the record, this list is more for me being able to not have to search through 700+ Favorites to find the specific project I'm looking for. As I cull through my Favorites, this list will grow. O...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 23:15:34 PDT
Water-balloon tap from reused materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-balloon-tap-from-reused-materials/
Water-balloon tap from reused materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/PIKR/IA0WJRG7/FI8PIKRIA0WJRG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/PIKR/IA0WJRG7/FI8PIKRIA0WJRG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/PIKR/IA0WJRG7/FI8PIKRIA0WJRG7.SMALL.jpg bella_p This 2-step instructable was made simply from materials lying around at home! It is a great way to fill up water-bombs more efficiently, without any costs involved! It is suited for multiple people, as it is hard to fill up multiple water-balloons at a time with 1 set of hands!Materials:- A balloon-...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 23:55:29 PDT
Bodysurf Handplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Bodysurf-Handplane-1/
Bodysurf Handplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/6WIR/IA0WJ0C6/FJH6WIRIA0WJ0C6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/6WIR/IA0WJ0C6/FJH6WIRIA0WJ0C6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/6WIR/IA0WJ0C6/FJH6WIRIA0WJ0C6.SMALL.jpg MrJushe I love bodysurfing! I have seen these Handplanes around for sale ranging from $30-200. I'm always looking for a new project to work on, so I figured I would make my own. Where to start I did some online research, and decided on a general shape I wanted to use. I like the fish tail design. You can...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 12:19:05 PDT
HOW TO MAKE A BLACK SAND WATER FILTER http://www.instructables.com/id/Cut-small-hole-at-bottom-of-cup-and-add-cheeseclot/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 12:57:08 PDT
Backyard Duct Tape Kayak http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Duct-Tape-Kayak/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 15:32:57 PDT
ATV Bridge http://www.instructables.com/id/ATV-Bridge/
ATV Bridge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/XY3N/I9JRA5QY/FI4XY3NI9JRA5QY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/XY3N/I9JRA5QY/FI4XY3NI9JRA5QY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/XY3N/I9JRA5QY/FI4XY3NI9JRA5QY.SMALL.jpg rybitski There is a large stream that runs beside my house. It is generally pretty low, but it floods heavily at least once a year. For years I have built temporary bridges out of logs with the expectation that it will be washed away or covered up. These temporary bridges were always short and therefore rela...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 20:18:25 PDT
Laundry to Landscape Greywater System http://www.instructables.com/id/Laundry-to-Landscape-Greywater-System/
Laundry to Landscape Greywater System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/OTYF/I9CM29HJ/FEHOTYFI9CM29HJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/OTYF/I9CM29HJ/FEHOTYFI9CM29HJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/OTYF/I9CM29HJ/FEHOTYFI9CM29HJ.SMALL.jpg a03326495 This design and much of the information contained within are borrowed with permission from Art Ludwig's website: OasisDesign.net. The Laundry to Landscape greywater system was developed by Art Ludwig of Oasis Design and published unpatented into the public domain for all to use. If you want to spre...
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Wed, 6 May 2015 21:06:26 PDT
My Pool Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Pool-Cooler/
My Pool Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/FHB5/I99R3M5M/F74FHB5I99R3M5M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/FHB5/I99R3M5M/F74FHB5I99R3M5M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/FHB5/I99R3M5M/F74FHB5I99R3M5M.SMALL.jpg Mike63 I was asked to show some more details of how I did my pool cooler, so here they are. I didn't do a video (not really setup to do those just yet) to step through cause I might not be able to remember how to re-rope it to put it back together. My wife loved this thing last summer and I do not want to ...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 08:05:16 PDT
simple water fountain http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-water-fountain/
simple water fountain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/4MKM/I96W7YMI/FP44MKMI96W7YMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/4MKM/I96W7YMI/FP44MKMI96W7YMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/4MKM/I96W7YMI/FP44MKMI96W7YMI.SMALL.jpg Clawdizzle Build this simple water fountain in about 30 minutes Gather supplies Electric drill with 1" and 1/4" drill bits Large garden pot (I recommend one that is wide and is at least 24" tall)Lid that is slightly less circumference than the pot (I used an upside down garbage can lid)water pump (these cos...
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Sat, 2 May 2015 17:29:39 PDT
kayak magnetic transducer mount http://www.instructables.com/id/kayak-magnetic-transducer-mount/
kayak magnetic transducer mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/N1AQ/I95GQ2A3/FFHN1AQI95GQ2A3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/N1AQ/I95GQ2A3/FFHN1AQI95GQ2A3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/N1AQ/I95GQ2A3/FFHN1AQI95GQ2A3.SMALL.jpg acatello a transducer mount for a Kayak or boat that you can move esaly between other vessels and no drilling holes... parts list instamorph or one of the many other names it has. The chemical name is polycaprolactone this might help you get it at a better price from a Dental Supply wholesale or medical ...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 14:04:01 PDT
Backyard Pond and Waterfall: No Experience Necessary! http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Pond-and-Waterfall-No-Experience-Necessar/
Backyard Pond and Waterfall: No Experience Necessary! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/2VKO/I92LVSBY/FMT2VKOI92LVSBY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/2VKO/I92LVSBY/FMT2VKOI92LVSBY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/2VKO/I92LVSBY/FMT2VKOI92LVSBY.SMALL.jpg DragonTamer458 I have wanted a pond my entire life. When I was seven I begged my mom to let me build one. and kept begging for the next nine years. When I turned sixteen, she finally said yes. Five minutes later I was in the backyard with a shovel.It took a few months to complete, though I only worked on weekends,...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:03:49 PDT
floating chemical dispenser for pool http://www.instructables.com/id/floating-chemical-dispenser-for-pool/
floating chemical dispenser for pool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/3JG8/I8R6BSLH/FS63JG8I8R6BSLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/3JG8/I8R6BSLH/FS63JG8I8R6BSLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/3JG8/I8R6BSLH/FS63JG8I8R6BSLH.SMALL.jpg LongJohnHolmes Make a floating chemical dispenser for pool in minutes cost of nothing.An empty chemical bottle drill 6-8 pcs, 6-8 mm diameter holes on the side, near the cap, . Then an polystyrene pieces put in the bottle to the bottom. Cut a little bigger polystyrene as the bottle, it must stretched to the bottl...
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 02:42:27 PDT
How to Make an Amazing Garden Landscape With a Decorative Waterfall http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Amazing-Garden-Landscape-With-a-Dec/
How to Make an Amazing Garden Landscape With a Decorative Waterfall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/3APK/I8PQXSFN/F653APKI8PQXSFN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/3APK/I8PQXSFN/F653APKI8PQXSFN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/3APK/I8PQXSFN/F653APKI8PQXSFN.SMALL.jpg Brianna_W The greatest wealth of living in a house is the backyard where you can sit quietly and relax while enjoying the sounds of nature like birds chirping, breezes and the babbling of a brook. Everything is provided naturally only without the water sounds. But don't get scared there is a simple way to ach...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 14:32:57 PDT
How to Check if Your Home Has a Hidden Leak http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Check-if-Your-Home-Has-a-Hidden-Leak/
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By: purrgirl

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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:05:49 PDT
Rain water harvester http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-water-harvester/
Rain water harvester - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/HLFA/I8H8ALZY/F18HLFAI8H8ALZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/HLFA/I8H8ALZY/F18HLFAI8H8ALZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/HLFA/I8H8ALZY/F18HLFAI8H8ALZY.SMALL.jpg yvern I used a typical water drum, with the top cut off to make a lid. I made some slight modifications with the existing rain water drain pipe at the side of the house. Cutting the top off With a hacksaw, I made an initial cut just below rim (about 2 to 3 cm below the rim). I go all around but I don...
By: yvern

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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 23:54:31 PDT
Kids Mud Fun aka water interaction play table http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Mud-Fun-aka-water-interaction-play-table/
Kids Mud Fun aka water interaction play table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/O36X/I8EBITFK/F72O36XI8EBITFK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/O36X/I8EBITFK/F72O36XI8EBITFK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/O36X/I8EBITFK/F72O36XI8EBITFK.SMALL.jpg Ryan MacKenzie Kids loveto play with water, even better when they add a few little handfuls of sand. The idea of this table is to give the little ones a place to play with water get messy and have fun. The project is inspired by my wife and easy made in an afternoon with the whole family. Collect the materials ...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 03:14:53 PDT
Sony action cam diy flat lens for spk-as2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Sony-action-cam-flat-lens-for-spk-as2/
Sony action cam diy flat lens for spk-as2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/LS4K/I88LN850/F2MLS4KI88LN850.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/LS4K/I88LN850/F2MLS4KI88LN850.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/LS4K/I88LN850/F2MLS4KI88LN850.SMALL.jpg ni_lus Create a removable flat lens for your Sony action cam out of uv filters! I made this flat lens because I don't want to buy another case and the sony flat door. It is expensive if you don't dive really deep. And since I the spk-as2 case had good waterproofing for its rated depth, let's slap a flat le...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 01:48:02 PDT
Water Trick http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Trick/
Water Trick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/G1BU/I7XR8YXW/F1SG1BUI7XR8YXW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/G1BU/I7XR8YXW/F1SG1BUI7XR8YXW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/G1BU/I7XR8YXW/F1SG1BUI7XR8YXW.SMALL.jpg Sarath Chandra This is a prank in which you can fool anyone just by using some easily available materials. In this you can give a water bottle which is filled with water to a friend whom you want to fool. After opening the bottle we can see the water spilled over the friend's dress Required apparatus The materi...
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:45:22 PDT
Máquina Térmica de Limpeza http://www.instructables.com/id/Máquina-Térmica-de-Limpeza/
Máquina Térmica de Limpeza - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/YZYZ/I7XR4OFT/FPQYZYZI7XR4OFT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/YZYZ/I7XR4OFT/FPQYZYZI7XR4OFT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/YZYZ/I7XR4OFT/FPQYZYZI7XR4OFT.SMALL.jpg SofiaG1 As máquinas térmicas são aquelas que transformam calor em energia mecânica. Sendo construídas com utilidade prática desde o século 19, elas foram importantes mecanismos para a história, contribuindo por exemplo para a Revolução Industrial. Visto a importância dessas máquinas, nesse projeto temos a i...
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:03:12 PDT
Get Cool Stickers For FREE! http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Cool-Stickers-For-FREE/
Get Cool Stickers For FREE! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LTF3/I7Q0VHFI/FMNLTF3I7Q0VHFI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LTF3/I7Q0VHFI/FMNLTF3I7Q0VHFI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LTF3/I7Q0VHFI/FMNLTF3I7Q0VHFI.SMALL.jpg idahoDHbiker I created this Instructable because I love getting stickers from different brands and have found a great way to help them advertize and get stickers mailed to me without sending a SASE (Self Addressed Stamped Envelope). All you normally need to do is send an email and ask politely for some stickers...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:34:48 PDT
Reverse Periscope with Live Video Feed http://www.instructables.com/id/Reverse-Periscope-with-Live-Video-Feed/
Reverse Periscope with Live Video Feed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ZJZI/I7MXIC0A/F2EZJZII7MXIC0A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ZJZI/I7MXIC0A/F2EZJZII7MXIC0A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ZJZI/I7MXIC0A/F2EZJZII7MXIC0A.SMALL.jpg Shore Drive Explore whats below the waters surface with a reverse periscope. This is a PVC pole with 2 GoPro cameras attached, 1 of which has a live video feed to the surface. Its all battery powered for portability. I also added a hook to retrieve found treasure on the ocean bottom. The EV Nathan Bridger ...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:11:50 PDT
Water slide DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-slide-DIY/
Water slide DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/2D7B/I7L6UZVN/F3V2D7BI7L6UZVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/2D7B/I7L6UZVN/F3V2D7BI7L6UZVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/2D7B/I7L6UZVN/F3V2D7BI7L6UZVN.SMALL.jpg RUCKAS66 Hey guys today i'm showing you how to build an easy quick water slide, so you don't have to go and buy some ripoff slide that will go in the trash at the end of summer. This is cheap easy and lots of fun. For a lot of people i know you probably don't have a hill behind your house but this will work ...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 09:19:30 PDT
Windsurfing Board Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Windsurfing-Board-Storage/
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By: DuckTapeIt

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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 13:56:50 PDT
DIY Body Surfing Hand Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Body-Surfing-Hand-Plane/
DIY Body Surfing Hand Plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/VQ1L/I6UNBUV8/F4IVQ1LI6UNBUV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/VQ1L/I6UNBUV8/F4IVQ1LI6UNBUV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/VQ1L/I6UNBUV8/F4IVQ1LI6UNBUV8.SMALL.jpg Crazyfindian Made out of a blank of Indian acacia (almost Koa :) ) wood. 1 inch thick.I like to travel when i get the opportunity to get away and of late, I've been obsessed with the beach (I’m from a beach town) and since i love to surf, I did a little research and found these nifty hand planes that you can pac...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 10:38:13 PST
Biosand Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Biosand-Filter/
Biosand Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/E1PR/I6NI3KUF/FE6E1PRI6NI3KUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/E1PR/I6NI3KUF/FE6E1PRI6NI3KUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/E1PR/I6NI3KUF/FE6E1PRI6NI3KUF.SMALL.jpg jimmypat A biosand filter is a simple type of water purification system that uses sand, gravel, gravity and some simple engineering to purify water contaminated with biologics and some chemicals. Its structure is generally made of concrete or plastic and is filled with layers of gravel and sand that encoura...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:48:27 PST