Instructables: exploring - outside - water http://www.instructables.com Tue, 1 Sep 2015 17:45:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 Canoe Flotation Chambers http://www.instructables.com/id/Canoe-Flotation-Chambers/
Canoe Flotation Chambers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/FZTT/IDZSEUT6/FH7FZTTIDZSEUT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/FZTT/IDZSEUT6/FH7FZTTIDZSEUT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/FZTT/IDZSEUT6/FH7FZTTIDZSEUT6.SMALL.jpg jimmar57 I built two cedar strip canoes and taken each of them on week long wilderness adventures. One of the things I fear is having my canoe sink or scuttle if I ever capsize. I have never capsized, in one of these wood canoes at least, but I don’t know exactly how well these canoes will float. I should tr...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 05:54:06 PDT
Inflatable Spa Ozone Generator (an absolute must) http://www.instructables.com/id/Inflatable-Spa-Ozone-Generator-an-absolute-must/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 13:25:13 PDT
HOW TO BUILD NATURAL GARDEN STREAM WITH WATERFALL+LIGHT+CROSS PATH+BOULDERS+LINER+POND-PUMP+FEATURES http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-BUILD-NATURAL-GARDEN-STREAM-WITH-WATERFALLL/
HOW TO BUILD NATURAL GARDEN STREAM WITH WATERFALL+LIGHT+CROSS PATH+BOULDERS+LINER+POND-PUMP+FEATURES - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2G9R/IDTAX9DN/FVU2G9RIDTAX9DN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2G9R/IDTAX9DN/FVU2G9RIDTAX9DN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2G9R/IDTAX9DN/FVU2G9RIDTAX9DN.SMALL.jpg CarlTheLandscapeGuy Hi Guys, here is Carl the landscape guy. Today I want to show you step by step how to build an 18 meter long stream. I hope you like my video and that it helps you with your own project. In any case, I would appreciate a "thumbs up" and a comment from you. On my channel you will find more of my vide...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:46:45 PDT
HOW TO BUILD ALL NATURAL POND WITHOUT LINER | LOW COST+MAINTENANCE | YOUR OWN BIG BACK YARD WATER HABITAT http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-BUILD-ALL-NATURAL-POND-WITHOUT-LINER-LOW-CO/
HOW TO BUILD ALL NATURAL POND WITHOUT LINER | LOW COST+MAINTENANCE | YOUR OWN BIG BACK YARD WATER HABITAT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2WJI/IDTAM1O4/FJT2WJIIDTAM1O4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2WJI/IDTAM1O4/FJT2WJIIDTAM1O4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2WJI/IDTAM1O4/FJT2WJIIDTAM1O4.SMALL.jpg CarlTheLandscapeGuy hi there, I'm Carl the landscape guy and today I want to show you how I converted this back yard water pit into a 3000 square foot all natural pond. Now in a pond you want to try to keep the water level as constant as possible. The water level in this pit was fluctuating by about 2 to 3 feet dependi...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:45:21 PDT
Wooden SUP Board (environmentally friendly) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-SUP-Board-environmentally-friendly/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 06:44:20 PDT
How To Make A Super Bubble Solution With Bubble Blower DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Bubble-Solution-Easy-And-Fun-For-Kids/
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 06:25:02 PDT
Cheap, Easy Canoe "Rack" http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Easy-Canoe-Rack/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 20:07:46 PDT
Kids PVC "Car Wash" Water Sprinkler Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-PVC-Car-Wash-Water-Sprinkler-Toy/
Kids PVC "Car Wash" Water Sprinkler Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/QMLF/ID99FRGS/FJ3QMLFID99FRGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/QMLF/ID99FRGS/FJ3QMLFID99FRGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/QMLF/ID99FRGS/FJ3QMLFID99FRGS.SMALL.jpg chysaw In case you missed the memo, it's summertime! Generally, my family loves to spend this time outside enjoying the weather. Of course, in Texas, that means enjoying the 100+ degree heat and trying to cool off while not leaving pieces of our feet on the concrete. My son and I decided our next project w...
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 19:07:37 PDT
Cleaning Pool Filters http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-Pool-Filters/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 10:06:56 PDT
Clogged water drain http://www.instructables.com/id/Clogged-water-drain/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 12:38:27 PDT
Digital Message in a Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Message-in-a-Bottle/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 14:34:21 PDT
Floating Playmate Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Playmate-Cooler/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 18:45:22 PDT
Bank Curve Slip N' Slide http://www.instructables.com/id/Bank-Curve-Slip-N-Slide/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:17:11 PDT
How to Make a Clay Volcano http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Clay-Volcano/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:53:53 PDT
Ice and Water Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-and-Water-Experiment/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:51:34 PDT
change the battery of an suunto octopus 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/change-the-battery-of-an-suunto-octopus-2/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 04:05:21 PDT
Go Pro 4 Surf Glove http://www.instructables.com/id/Go-Pro-4-Surf-Glove/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 20:44:33 PDT
Build Your Own Floating Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Wood-Floating-Dock-with-Dock-Floats/
Build Your Own Floating Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/AD1R/ICHHPUE3/FFTAD1RICHHPUE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/AD1R/ICHHPUE3/FFTAD1RICHHPUE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/AD1R/ICHHPUE3/FFTAD1RICHHPUE3.SMALL.jpg smitha10 My friend Bruce built this wood floating dock from a floating dock kit by www.dockaccents.com. It was easy to build and he saved a lot of money doing it himself. Now he has easier access to the water from his standing dock and can use the floating dock for swimming, launching kayaks, canoes or a...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:48:37 PDT
Pond Air / Aerator System 12v Cheap DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Pond-Air-Aerator-System-12v-Cheap-DIY/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 05:27:08 PDT
How to make bubble rings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-bubble-rings/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 16:48:03 PDT
Easy Water Slide Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Water-Slide-Upgrade/
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 09:19:12 PDT
Gold Panning Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Gold-Panning-Kit/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 18:33:53 PDT
Fast and Easy, PVC Water Run!!! (for under $100) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-and-Easy-PVC-Water-Run-for-under-100/
Fast and Easy, PVC Water Run!!! (for under $100) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SMALL.jpg BKLaRue After constructing a "Fast and Easy PVC Kids Fort" for my 8 year old daughter, I was left feeling inspired. Being that the 4th of July was coming up (and because the heat/humidity in NC can be a bit oppressive in the summer), I decided to build something fun (and wet) for my kids to play with outsid...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 15:47:09 PDT
PVC Water Shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Water-Shooter/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:26:27 PDT
Pond Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Pond-Project/
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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/
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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. Artif...
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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/
Garden Rock Water Feature - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/5FZW/IB2BKI0J/F3F5FZWIB2BKI0J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/5FZW/IB2BKI0J/F3F5FZWIB2BKI0J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/5FZW/IB2BKI0J/F3F5FZWIB2BKI0J.SMALL.jpg cossie2k I have long been an instructable reader, first time 'ible writer so with a new project, I figured my time had come!We bought our house late last year and a previous owner had added a large deck in the garden. Whilst this is great place for us to entertain, play with our daughter and generally unwind...
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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/
What can replace the broken Intex Oars connector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/F2WQ/IAR3713M/F08F2WQIAR3713M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/F2WQ/IAR3713M/F08F2WQIAR3713M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/F2WQ/IAR3713M/F08F2WQIAR3713M.SMALL.jpg garg11 Everybody, who has an Intex Inflatable boat or Intex Kayak has a Paddles with black plastic connector, Start project step Which is not so strong and can be broken easily.It is difficult to find on-line replacement,and even if you find it, it will cost you around $12-14 + more,more,more.I found ne...
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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/
Water Blob - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/HE67/IA9HGR8H/FFCHE67IA9HGR8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/HE67/IA9HGR8H/FFCHE67IA9HGR8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/HE67/IA9HGR8H/FFCHE67IA9HGR8H.SMALL.jpg mikeshorr117 If you have extra plastic laying around at home, try this cool (and easy) project. Materials For this project you will need:-Plastic sheet (doesn't matter how big, we cut about a 10'x10' piece)-Iron and ironing board-Towel or sheet to iron with-Duct Tape-Water source Laying out the plastic Mak...
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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/
Water Wise California - efficient garden sprinkler head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/WUJM/IADRL2HG/FRNWUJMIADRL2HG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/WUJM/IADRL2HG/FRNWUJMIADRL2HG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/WUJM/IADRL2HG/FRNWUJMIADRL2HG.SMALL.jpg gxbell Quick sprinkler head replacement saves water. Use less water in your garden, replace sprinkler heads with this v-pattern head Many times garden water spray can be better directed and more efficient. Also, it's quite important to not spray the trunk of a tree continually; causes rot. This head s...
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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/
Rain shower contemporary fountain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/WSBD/IA9H184Q/FN4WSBDIA9H184Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/WSBD/IA9H184Q/FN4WSBDIA9H184Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/WSBD/IA9H184Q/FN4WSBDIA9H184Q.SMALL.jpg gracechichi We had a fish pond in our backyard for many years, and have always taken precautions to protect the fish from hungry animals. In the warm season, we would use a motion detector sprinkler, that would spray water on any animal that came near the pond. During the winter, we put a net over the water. Th...
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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