Instructables: exploring - outside - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 4 Jul 2015 16:12:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Triple tree hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Triple-tree-hammock/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 17:43:14 PDT
Survival Uses for Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Uses-for-Headphones/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 08:37:00 PDT
Backyard Dunk Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Dunk-Tank/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:58:55 PDT
Create a super tight rope line http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-super-tight-rope-line/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:55:24 PDT
How to get rid of warts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-rid-of-warts-1/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:29:33 PDT
Birch Bark Resin: Bug Repellent http://www.instructables.com/id/Birch-Bark-Resin-Bug-Repellent/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:35:20 PDT
Camp Food inspiration - Eggs Benny http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Eggs-Benny/
Camp Food inspiration - Eggs Benny - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/PDUS/IBIVIVJF/FA9PDUSIBIVIVJF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/PDUS/IBIVIVJF/FA9PDUSIBIVIVJF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/PDUS/IBIVIVJF/FA9PDUSIBIVIVJF.SMALL.jpg Rachael K I love camping. The only thing that makes it more fun is good food. This instructable is to inspire people to think out of the box when planning camp meals. We can only eat so many hot dogs! One of my favorite things to eat for breakfast is Eggs Benedict. It might not be the first thing that comes t...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:58:54 PDT
How to build a DIY Micro Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-DIY-Micro-Camper/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:31:23 PDT
Farrier's Rasp Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Farriers-Rasp-Knife/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 08:55:13 PDT
How to sew cushions for a camper van http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-sew-cushions-for-a-camper-van/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 22:11:54 PDT
Solar Skillet http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Skillet/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:34:09 PDT
DIY Hydration Bladder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hydration-Bladder/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:13:48 PDT
Rasp and Pepper Tree Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Rasp-and-Pepper-Tree-Knife/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 17:25:22 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
Survive in style (5) - DIY Aspirin http://www.instructables.com/id/Survive-in-style-5-DIY-Aspirin/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 12:59:17 PDT
4 Solar Bubble Ovens http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Solar-Bubble-Ovens/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 22:56:45 PDT
Knife with burl handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-with-burl-handle/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 08:58:13 PDT
Axe handle protector http://www.instructables.com/id/Axe-handle-protector/
Axe handle protector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/S64L/IBC2UV9Z/FY7S64LIBC2UV9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/S64L/IBC2UV9Z/FY7S64LIBC2UV9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/S64L/IBC2UV9Z/FY7S64LIBC2UV9Z.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz sometimes while splitting wood its inevitable you will have a handle strike and if you're my younger brother its usually a given! the first use of a new axe he missed and nicked the handle and decided to duct tape it to protect it. that lasted a few more swings and the tape was pealed off. my soluti...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:27:50 PDT
DIY Fishing Lure - Lipless Crankbait http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fishing-Lure-Lipless-Crankbait/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 06:35:39 PDT
Survive without style - the ultimate garbage bag shelter http://www.instructables.com/id/Survive-without-style-the-ultimate-garbage-bag-she/
Survive without style - the ultimate garbage bag shelter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/03N1/IBM24066/FHY03N1IBM24066.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/03N1/IBM24066/FHY03N1IBM24066.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/03N1/IBM24066/FHY03N1IBM24066.SMALL.jpg bricobart Many years ago I went on a hitchhike adventure through France. I started in Flanders, made it to Frances most western point and descended the magnificent French coast to the surfing beeches on the border with Spain. From there it went straight eastward, direction the Mediterranean Sea. The more I...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 13:06:37 PDT
Emergency Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Stove/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:17:18 PDT
Wooden 3D Printing: Custom Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-3D-Printing-Custom-Shoes/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 19:24:44 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
Mosquito Killing Ovitrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Mosquito-Killing-Ovitrap/
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:34:21 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
Make a Tent Footprint http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Tent-Footprint/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 19:13:03 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
Mobile Solar Power Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Solar-Power-Station/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 13:53:04 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
DIY Pennyboard Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pennyboard-Backpack/
DIY Pennyboard Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/GPCE/IB21W1YH/FI0GPCEIB21W1YH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/GPCE/IB21W1YH/FI0GPCEIB21W1YH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/GPCE/IB21W1YH/FI0GPCEIB21W1YH.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this instructable I'll show you how I solved a problem that I had with my pennyboard.When I cannot use my pennyboard (inside the university for example) I used to keep it in my hand or, when I needed both hands, between my backpack and my back. (picture#1)That is not a good place. Fi...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 04:58:54 PDT
Survive in style (4) - free soap (UPDATED) http://www.instructables.com/id/Survive-in-style-3-Free-Soap/
Survive in style (4) - free soap (UPDATED) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/KMBZ/IB0MODF2/FU6KMBZIB0MODF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/KMBZ/IB0MODF2/FU6KMBZIB0MODF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/KMBZ/IB0MODF2/FU6KMBZIB0MODF2.SMALL.jpg bricobart One of the best superfuities - Instructables.com is so freakin' useful since it gives me the opportunity to learn at least one new word every day, so today it's the awesome word superfluity - when you're out there in the great outdoors with your pockets full of nothing, is body hygiene. Body hygiene...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 14:30:44 PDT
Cooking with Crayons: A Recycled Firestarter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cooking-with-Crayons-A-Recycled-Firestarter/
Cooking with Crayons: A Recycled Firestarter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/M13L/IB0MVFQK/FLVM13LIB0MVFQK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/M13L/IB0MVFQK/FLVM13LIB0MVFQK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/M13L/IB0MVFQK/FLVM13LIB0MVFQK.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory Ever since getting a free bag of Yooper firestarters during a trip to the Upper Peninsula in Michigan last summer, we've been wanting to make a variation on the theme. Now firestarters aren't rocket science - they're just small waxed bundles of flammable materials. When our kids were in Camp Fire...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 14:20:39 PDT
Anchor weight for fishing boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Anchor-weight-for-fishing-boat/
Anchor weight for fishing boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/VAYM/IAZZMKLI/F4HVAYMIAZZMKLI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/VAYM/IAZZMKLI/F4HVAYMIAZZMKLI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/VAYM/IAZZMKLI/F4HVAYMIAZZMKLI.SMALL.jpg Korvinst I've got a present from my family: an inflatable fishing boat. They made me very happy. Only thing I had to do before the first trip was to collect the regulated accessories. I could collect them quickly, except the anchor. I want to use it only on lakes, so I needed any type of anchor, but in regul...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 03:18:48 PDT
Restoring A Vintage Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-A-Vintage-Cooler/
Restoring A Vintage Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/MQAN/HJKBX0QA/FMQMQANHJKBX0QA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/MQAN/HJKBX0QA/FMQMQANHJKBX0QA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/MQAN/HJKBX0QA/FMQMQANHJKBX0QA.SMALL.jpg ctx1985 I picked up this old cooler at a garage sale for $3, which was a pretty good deal even though it was in pretty rough shape. Time to roll up my sleeves and get to work! What you'll need: -Vintage Cooler -Primer -Spray Paint -Rust Remover (If your cooler is rusty) -Steel Wool -Paint Stripper -Spot P...
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 20:16:24 PDT
Emergency SOS Beacon With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-SOS-Beacon-With-Arduino/
Emergency SOS Beacon With Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/5TC1/IAZ6YAFJ/FUC5TC1IAZ6YAFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/5TC1/IAZ6YAFJ/FUC5TC1IAZ6YAFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/5TC1/IAZ6YAFJ/FUC5TC1IAZ6YAFJ.SMALL.jpg Pure Carbon Your lost, its dark and your cold. Suddenly you see a plane off in the distance it's flying towards you, What do you do? Its dark so you can't signal with a mirror. What if you had a devise that could be able to send a distress signal to that plane. Well, in this Instructable I will be showing you h...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 07:03:07 PDT
Magnetic Skateboard Wall Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Skateboard-Wall-Hanger/
Magnetic Skateboard Wall Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/E5M0/IAZ6XTJ3/F9EE5M0IAZ6XTJ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/E5M0/IAZ6XTJ3/F9EE5M0IAZ6XTJ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/E5M0/IAZ6XTJ3/F9EE5M0IAZ6XTJ3.SMALL.jpg Genghis72 Are you a longboard or skateboard collector ? You want to showcase and store your boards collection in an elegant way ? Then 3D print these magnetic holders !I was looking for an easy solution to hang nicely my longboards and cruisers collection. I also wanted to have to graphics side visible and a ...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 09:53:24 PDT
Waterproof Underground PVC Cache http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Underground-PVC-Cache/
Waterproof Underground PVC Cache - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/AS7J/IAWD11M1/FPPAS7JIAWD11M1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/AS7J/IAWD11M1/FPPAS7JIAWD11M1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/AS7J/IAWD11M1/FPPAS7JIAWD11M1.SMALL.jpg More Cowbell An underground, waterproof cache has many uses from prepper survival to an ingenious geocache to hiding a house key. PVC is a great inexpensive and fast way to hide something underground. It is also often done wrong. I'll walk you the process of getting it right the first time. Materials Lengt...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 04:47:44 PDT
How to Make a Camp Fire Grill - Zero Cost http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Camp-Fire-Grill-Zero-Cost/
How to Make a Camp Fire Grill - Zero Cost - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/OWZX/IAWCBMUH/FVBOWZXIAWCBMUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/OWZX/IAWCBMUH/FVBOWZXIAWCBMUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/OWZX/IAWCBMUH/FVBOWZXIAWCBMUH.SMALL.jpg cammers Hello Instructablers.One of Life's greatest pleasures is to prepare food on an open fire in the Great Outdoors. One of the simplest, yet most satisfying meals to cook on a camp fire is the humble grilled sausage or chop. There are hundreds of ways to cook sausages on a fire, but my favourite is the ...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 20:07:19 PDT
Paracord Lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Lanyard-10-11/
Paracord Lanyard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/T52B/IAWCO7UP/FLQT52BIAWCO7UP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/T52B/IAWCO7UP/FLQT52BIAWCO7UP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/T52B/IAWCO7UP/FLQT52BIAWCO7UP.SMALL.jpg smitty16 I recently was looking for a lanyard for my keys but I had a bunch of unused paracord in my room so Instead of going out and buying a lanyard I decided to make one. for the record I think the lanyard I made is tentimes better than any lanyard I could have gone out and bought Materials The "cup"...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 17:11:16 PDT
Skin-On-Frame Canoe ( Free Lassie ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Skin-On-Frame-Canoe-Free-Lassie-/
Skin-On-Frame Canoe ( Free Lassie ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/7MPT/IAWC4DR7/FYW7MPTIAWC4DR7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/7MPT/IAWC4DR7/FYW7MPTIAWC4DR7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/7MPT/IAWC4DR7/FYW7MPTIAWC4DR7.SMALL.jpg C_D_SPURGEON This is my journey through my first canoe build. I have learned a great deal about the history of canoes, canoe crafting, and boatbuilding as a whole. The plans for this canoe were purchased from Dreamcatcher Boats (http://boat-building-plans.com/) , I encourage anyone that wants to complete this p...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 16:31:01 PDT
Mini Emergency Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Emergency-Survival-Kit/
Mini Emergency Survival Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/88Z9/IATHT5AA/FD988Z9IATHT5AA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/88Z9/IATHT5AA/FD988Z9IATHT5AA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/88Z9/IATHT5AA/FD988Z9IATHT5AA.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Fire! Our ancestors have been keeping themselves warm with it for over 400,000 years. Those beautiful ancient monkey men known as homo erectus definitely had some skills. These days all you need to do is find your local store, buy a lighter or matches and bam - instant fire.What happens though if...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 02:24:34 PDT
Custom Skateboard Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Skateboard-Deck/
Custom Skateboard Deck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/9580/IAWC21Z0/FWA9580IAWC21Z0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/9580/IAWC21Z0/FWA9580IAWC21Z0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/9580/IAWC21Z0/FWA9580IAWC21Z0.SMALL.jpg JackW15 I made this Custom skateboard deck for a friend and did the design and everything all myself. He had a basic idea of what he wanted and I did everything else. Stencil I started by looking at some triangle spirals and found the base image to start from and then drawed it out on to a skateboard ste...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 06:29:42 PDT
Paracord Self Defense/Survival With Duct Tape http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Self-DefenseSurvival-With-Duct-Tape/
Paracord Self Defense/Survival With Duct Tape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/2HXB/IAUX15XO/F562HXBIAUX15XO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/2HXB/IAUX15XO/F562HXBIAUX15XO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/2HXB/IAUX15XO/F562HXBIAUX15XO.SMALL.jpg Kbaccus Create The Monkeys Fist I used a jig which makes it way easier. First you put your core in the jig. Then wrap around 8 times on each side and tighten. Duct Tape Role First get a pen tube. Wrap duct tape around until you get the desired amount. Cut off excess pen tube. Feed the two strands th...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 21:18:35 PDT
ALL RECYCLED GOOSENECK BIKE TRAILER http://www.instructables.com/id/ALL-RECYCLED-GOOSENECK-BIKE-TRAILER/
ALL RECYCLED GOOSENECK BIKE TRAILER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/YOYZ/IATHLPNV/F91YOYZIATHLPNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/YOYZ/IATHLPNV/F91YOYZIATHLPNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/YOYZ/IATHLPNV/F91YOYZIATHLPNV.SMALL.jpg xader This is my first instruct able, so please remember that I am only trying to share an idea that I found to do the task I needed.I needed a light weight trailer that was strong enough to carry a variety of different loads, without a lot of maintenance. I also wanted to use all recycled materials and t...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 16:44:43 PDT
Survive in style (3) - sun goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/Survive-in-style-3-sun-goggles/
Survive in style (3) - sun goggles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/9DEO/IATH66A9/FVN9DEOIATH66A9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/9DEO/IATH66A9/FVN9DEOIATH66A9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/9DEO/IATH66A9/FVN9DEOIATH66A9.SMALL.jpg bricobart In this third episode of SIS I wanted to make something ambitious. Imagine. For some reason you're in a sunsaturated environment and for another reason you don't have sunglasses to protect these sensitive balls in your skull. You really want to get out of there, of course, but too bad just waking up...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 15:16:28 PDT
Turn Hardware (Hex Nuts) into Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Hardware-Hex-Nuts-into-Jewelry/
Turn Hardware (Hex Nuts) into Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/TRNC/IAS1R05O/FXSTRNCIAS1R05O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/TRNC/IAS1R05O/FXSTRNCIAS1R05O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/TRNC/IAS1R05O/FXSTRNCIAS1R05O.SMALL.jpg jimmychakarji This tutorial will show you how to turn ordinary hex nuts into a extraordinary peace of homemade jewelryRecycling or upcycling unusual objects &/or materials combined with paracord can create unique items of jewelryWear it next to your other stainless steel/silver jewelry Even if you're not familiar...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 07:26:08 PDT
Survive in style (2) - 15 minute mug http://www.instructables.com/id/Survive-in-style-2-15-minute-mug/
Survive in style (2) - 15 minute mug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZF58/IB223AIJ/F4CZF58IB223AIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZF58/IB223AIJ/F4CZF58IB223AIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZF58/IB223AIJ/F4CZF58IB223AIJ.SMALL.jpg bricobart In the soon very famous, often copied but never equalised SIS - Survive In Style - series I'd like to show you, ever thirsty backyard survivalists and other Real Adventurers, a childish simple way to make a quite decent recipient you can use to store whatever you put in it.This can be water, but als...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 12:22:01 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
DIY Wood Topwater Popper Fishing Lure http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Topwater-Popper-Fishing-Lure/
DIY Wood Topwater Popper Fishing Lure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/GT5M/IANSH3LY/FEWGT5MIANSH3LY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/GT5M/IANSH3LY/FEWGT5MIANSH3LY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/GT5M/IANSH3LY/FEWGT5MIANSH3LY.SMALL.jpg cdot Making wooden fishing lures is fun, easy, and instills a sense of pride when catching fish. No fancy tools or equipment is needed to produce an attractive and functional fishing lure.These topwater popper style fishing lures really make a splash out on the water. Inspired by the Rebel Original Pop...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 20:59:10 PDT