Instructables: exploring - outside - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 23:13:00 PST BLOX v1.01 Back Yard Chicken Tractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-Yard-Chicken-Tractor/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:07:45 PST
Country Kitsch/Primitive Hanging Bird Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Country-KitschPrimitive-Hanging-Bird-Feeder/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:40:18 PST
How to Make a Paracord Watch with Buckle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Paracord-Watch-with-Buckle/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:49:59 PST
Simple Solar Cooking Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Solar-Cooking-Jar/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:39:13 PST
How to use the handy swing IPO IDC Howest Swing Schommel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-the-handy-swing-IPO-IDC-Howest-Swing-Sc/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:52:36 PST
Bed, Table, and Benches for camper van - All in one! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-Table-and-Benches-for-camper-van-All-in-one/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:27:17 PST
Ground Tracking LED Longboard Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Ground-Tracking-LED-Longboard-Mod/
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 11:29:25 PDT
Altoids Tin: Pocket Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-Pocket-Survival-Kit/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 19:47:42 PST
Duct Tape and PVC Canoe http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-and-PVC-Canoe/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:48:56 PST
Moltov Tiki Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Moltov-Tiki-Torch/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 13:31:07 PST
Fold Up Camping/Picnic Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-Up-CampingPicnic-Table/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 06:55:42 PST
Skateboard Wax http://www.instructables.com/id/Skateboard-Wax-1/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 22:46:30 PST
Jingle Bells with Paracord http://www.instructables.com/id/Jingle-Bells-with-Paracord/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 21:23:36 PST
TallChop , Tallbike or a Chopper http://www.instructables.com/id/TallChop-Tallbike-or-a-Chopper/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 22:51:03 PST
Winter Proof any Shoe - using DIY Traction Spikes http://www.instructables.com/id/Winter-Proof-any-Shoe-using-Traction-Spikes/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 05:29:40 PST
Solar Powered Disco Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Disco-Bike-Trailer/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 14:55:11 PST
Magnetic induction safety bike lights. Nearly invisible design, cheap, waterproof and battery free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-induction-safety-bike-lights-Nearly-invis-1/
Magnetic induction safety bike lights. Nearly invisible design, cheap, waterproof and battery free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/3127/I388A3M5/F9R3127I388A3M5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/3127/I388A3M5/F9R3127I388A3M5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/3127/I388A3M5/F9R3127I388A3M5.SMALL.jpg stonioni This safety light system blinks as far the wheel spins: faster it spins, faster rate the leds blink. I'ts contactless so here is quite no friction. It uses magnetic induction so it’s battery and maintenance free, waterproof and really clean in design. Perfect for all purposes! Here in Italy Reelight...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 04:59:59 PST
Cedar paneling for van interior http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-paneling-for-van-interior/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 10:51:54 PST
Paracord Bracelet Pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Bracelet-Pattern/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 07:29:00 PST
Honda Motorized Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Honda-Motorized-Bicycle/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 08:29:17 PST
WATERPROOF SEALANT (for making or reproofing oilcloth tarps, ponchos, dusters, awnings, etc.) http://www.instructables.com/id/WATERPROOF-SEALANT-for-making-or-reproofing-oilclo/
WATERPROOF SEALANT (for making or reproofing oilcloth tarps, ponchos, dusters, awnings, etc.) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/M8SU/I2XTRL2G/FMHM8SUI2XTRL2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/M8SU/I2XTRL2G/FMHM8SUI2XTRL2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/M8SU/I2XTRL2G/FMHM8SUI2XTRL2G.SMALL.jpg TheUglyBarbarian I want to share an easy recipe to make your own oilcloth dressing like Otter Wax or Duck Back.I use two parts bee's wax, two parts paraffin wax and one part walnut oil. While many oils will work, I wanted to use walnut oil because I like the smell. As to the wax, some people use either paraffin or...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:02:41 PST
RGB LED Safety (Party) Bike Light ($35) http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-SafetyParty-Bike-Light-12/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 20:10:28 PST
How to make the best DIY trouser strap in the world (works as leather bracelet too!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-waste-material-into-the-best-DIY-trouser-stra/
How to make the best DIY trouser strap in the world (works as leather bracelet too!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/3ZFS/I35RB98P/FIK3ZFSI35RB98P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/3ZFS/I35RB98P/FIK3ZFSI35RB98P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/3ZFS/I35RB98P/FIK3ZFSI35RB98P.SMALL.jpg pandoheas I love trouser straps, they are one of the most important accessories of my bicycle life. I’ve bought several types over the years but I’ve never really found one that is tough for everyday use and convenient enough at the same time. So, I ‘ve sat down and designed one myself. Using again scrap mate...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:50:44 PST
Make A Set of Life Saving Ice Claws http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Set-of-Life-Saving-Ice-Claws/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:17:37 PST
Surviving Snowvember http://www.instructables.com/id/Surviving-Snowvember/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/9L8T/I2S6MDPR/FDM9L8TI2S6MDPR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/9L8T/I2S6MDPR/FDM9L8TI2S6MDPR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/9L8T/I2S6MDPR/FDM9L8TI2S6MDPR.SMALL.jpg tinaciousz The Buffalo area has been hit by unexpected snowfall amounts, but that doesn't stop the citizens of the snowed-in city from making the best of it. I've seen dozens of pictures on social media — ranging from carved out beer refrigerators to tunnels allowing people to escape their homes. These folks k...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:58:56 PST
Catch Crab http://www.instructables.com/id/Catch-Crab/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:55:50 PST
How To Start A Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Start-A-Fire-1/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:30:47 PST
Stormtrooper Style Log Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Stormtrooper-Style-Log-Burner/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:46:22 PST
Rear Fender Bridge: Near-Full Coverage Fenders For Bicycles with Little Tire Clearance http://www.instructables.com/id/Rear-Fender-Bridge-Near-Full-Coverage-Fenders-For-/
Rear Fender Bridge: Near-Full Coverage Fenders For Bicycles with Little Tire Clearance - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRGZ/I2LMJ5NO/F7HTRGZI2LMJ5NO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRGZ/I2LMJ5NO/F7HTRGZI2LMJ5NO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRGZ/I2LMJ5NO/F7HTRGZI2LMJ5NO.SMALL.jpg dlynch02132 I had trouble putting a rear fender on my favorite bike because of the clearence between the tire and the brake arms. You run into this problem on bikes that were designed for performance, i.e. not commuting. I didn't want to use narrower tires. I was already forced to run 700X25 tires when I usuall...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:45:50 PST
Birdfeeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Birdfeeder/
Birdfeeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3YDS/I2I4E3IH/FWP3YDSI2I4E3IH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3YDS/I2I4E3IH/FWP3YDSI2I4E3IH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3YDS/I2I4E3IH/FWP3YDSI2I4E3IH.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge Humoristic bird feeder made from recycled plastic detergent bottles. The head can be filled with a large quantity birdseed that stays dry and automatically appears when needed.Last photo shows a variation with a black bottle What's needed Two white detergent bottles with handle, one with matching...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 01:24:20 PST
DIY Electric Bike! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Bike/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:34:03 PST
How to Winterize a Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Winterize-a-Boat/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:52:30 PST
Make your own longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-longboard/
Make your own longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/DKTO/I2F20EN6/FE8DKTOI2F20EN6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/DKTO/I2F20EN6/FE8DKTOI2F20EN6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/DKTO/I2F20EN6/FE8DKTOI2F20EN6.SMALL.jpg martijno_0 In this instructable I will show you how I made my longboard, I hope you like it as much as I do!warning: always be safe around tools, and ride safe afterwards. Materials To make your longboard you will need a couple materials. they are very easy to find, so this won't be a problem!you're going t...
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 16:47:19 PST
Build and fly a C/L model aircraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-and-fly-a-CL-model-aircraft/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:43:15 PST
Best Snow Brush http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Snow-Brush/
Best Snow Brush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/U31M/I2CV5WHT/FZPU31MI2CV5WHT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/U31M/I2CV5WHT/FZPU31MI2CV5WHT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/U31M/I2CV5WHT/FZPU31MI2CV5WHT.SMALL.jpg jdege So, it's that time of year. When we're all spending that quality time, out in the snow, clearing off our cars, with those flimsy plastic snow scrapers that we paid next-to-nothing for, and have proven themselves worth what we paid for them.Time to brush off our I'ble spirit, and make ourselves a dec...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 07:21:29 PST
Step by Step Custom Old Skool Skateboard (Kaena Kruiser) http://www.instructables.com/id/Step-by-Step-Custom-Old-Skool-Skateboard-Kaena-Kru/
Step by Step Custom Old Skool Skateboard (Kaena Kruiser) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/PLP9/I2D6NU6E/F0WPLP9I2D6NU6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/PLP9/I2D6NU6E/F0WPLP9I2D6NU6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/PLP9/I2D6NU6E/F0WPLP9I2D6NU6E.SMALL.jpg Spencerdcereal My Girl's birthday is coming up so I needed to find something special to try and top her present to me a few months ago. She’s shown interest in learning to skate so I decided to build a custom old school skateboard for her to ride or use as decoration. Design I wanted to create a board custom fi...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 13:17:36 PST
Heineken Mini Keg Propane Firekeg http://www.instructables.com/id/Heineken-Mini-Keg-Propane-Firekeg/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 11:18:07 PST
Jet Water Pump 9-12 volt Easy To Use 'v2.0' update 13/11/2014 'video' added http://www.instructables.com/id/jet-water-pump-9-12-volt-easy-to-use/
Jet Water Pump 9-12 volt Easy To Use 'v2.0' update 13/11/2014 'video' added - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/8UJN/I28WC5DI/FXY8UJNI28WC5DI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/8UJN/I28WC5DI/FXY8UJNI28WC5DI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/8UJN/I28WC5DI/FXY8UJNI28WC5DI.SMALL.jpg ykgarg007 I had seen many instructable so i tried to make a different kind of water pump with knowledge of jet enginesIts my first instructable ..so just try to manage v2.0:- 9/11/2014there in 2.0 the no of blade set is incresed by two which give more thrust in water flowingVideo v2.0link: www.youtube.com/wat...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 03:04:39 PST
Expedient @L@L (Atlatl) http://www.instructables.com/id/Expedient-LL-Atlatl/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 11:41:00 PST
Paracord Poppy For Remembrance Day http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Poppy-For-Remembrance-Day/
Paracord Poppy For Remembrance Day - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/BY6A/I26MZ062/FU2BY6AI26MZ062.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/BY6A/I26MZ062/FU2BY6AI26MZ062.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/BY6A/I26MZ062/FU2BY6AI26MZ062.SMALL.jpg macdaddy256 A paracord poppy started from a modification of a basic flat knot. You'll need a bit of experience with general knotting for this - working with paracord, 'dressing' knots, and tying the basic stopper, square sinnet, and a multi-strand stopper of your choice. ABOK (Ashley Book Of Knots) reference nu...
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 16:33:50 PST
How to Make a Bow and Arrow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bow-and-Arrow-2/
How to Make a Bow and Arrow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/C54L/I21R98KO/FA7C54LI21R98KO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/C54L/I21R98KO/FA7C54LI21R98KO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/C54L/I21R98KO/FA7C54LI21R98KO.SMALL.jpg monster_mash In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a bow and arrow. Its pretty easy to make, all you need is a nice, straight, flexible stick, some guide rope and an arrow. It can go pretty far, it went right over my roof when I shot it. It isn't hard at all to pull back, but it took me awhile to wor...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 08:12:58 PST
DIY Reflective Cycling Sweatshirt - Skeleton and Japanese Demon http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Reflective-Cycling-Sweatshirt-Skeleton-and-Jap/
DIY Reflective Cycling Sweatshirt - Skeleton and Japanese Demon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6PV/I21R2I4O/FE0F6PVI21R2I4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6PV/I21R2I4O/FE0F6PVI21R2I4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6PV/I21R2I4O/FE0F6PVI21R2I4O.SMALL.jpg push_reset Who says that reflective gear needs to be boring? Not me. You can buy reflective tape and reflective fabric by the yard, choose an image and create your own designs! There are a few different types of reflective material, which I don't go into here, but I will tell you that I used Engineer Grade mat...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 10:56:26 PST
Hedgehog Hibernation Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Hedgehog-Hibernation-Box/
Hedgehog Hibernation Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/PPEJ/I1YU6C67/FX6PPEJI1YU6C67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/PPEJ/I1YU6C67/FX6PPEJI1YU6C67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/PPEJ/I1YU6C67/FX6PPEJI1YU6C67.SMALL.jpg damien093 A hedgehog hibernation box creates a safe place for wild hedgehogs to hibernate. If you place it outdoors anywhere rural or semi-rural, it is likely to be used by a hedgehog over the winter. It adds character to your garden and is best placed in a quiet shady area and covered in leaves or foliage. A...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 12:01:00 PST
Tactical Paracord Zipper Pull http://www.instructables.com/id/Tactical-Paracord-Zipper-Pull/
Tactical Paracord Zipper Pull - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/ORCT/I0A56I96/F61ORCTI0A56I96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/ORCT/I0A56I96/F61ORCTI0A56I96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/ORCT/I0A56I96/F61ORCTI0A56I96.SMALL.jpg hbomb9000 This is a super simple, but useful way to make tactical zipper pulls out of paracord, heat shrink tubing, and a bit of fire.The benefit of this zipper pull design is that it's silent - no jingling or jangling as you walk along. Additionally, the heat shrink keeps everything nice and tight against th...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:43:07 PDT
Make your Cargo Bike into a Swedish House http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbing-the-Cargo-Bike-as-a-Swedish-House/
Make your Cargo Bike into a Swedish House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/0YN8/I1NEF8V5/FAA0YN8I1NEF8V5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/0YN8/I1NEF8V5/FAA0YN8I1NEF8V5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/0YN8/I1NEF8V5/FAA0YN8I1NEF8V5.SMALL.jpg kristiansidelmann This project started because we're about to embark on the (hopefully) wonderful journey of parenthood. We're figured this would be a good time to fix our broken cargo bike. And why not make make into a small house for the kid, now we're at it.You'll need:An old worn out Cargo bikeWeatherproof paintM...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:12:25 PDT
The Ultimate Kayak Hauler and Rooftop Tent Camper. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Kayak-Hauler-and-Rooftop-Tent-Camper/
The Ultimate Kayak Hauler and Rooftop Tent Camper. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/N2NO/I1QYKJEU/F1CN2NOI1QYKJEU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/N2NO/I1QYKJEU/F1CN2NOI1QYKJEU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/N2NO/I1QYKJEU/F1CN2NOI1QYKJEU.SMALL.jpg to'bryant I love to camp and go fishing with the family, but we do things a bit more extreme. We used to backpack miles in and set up camp. That is a bit harder to do now that we have two little ones, although we plan to start that back up soon. In the pictures above, you can see the progression of my trailer...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:05:49 PDT
Glowing Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:50:19 PDT
Penknife Leather Pouch. http://www.instructables.com/id/Penknife-Leather-Pouch/
Penknife Leather Pouch. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/KA5L/I1SIJJ2E/FKFKA5LI1SIJJ2E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/KA5L/I1SIJJ2E/FKFKA5LI1SIJJ2E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/KA5L/I1SIJJ2E/FKFKA5LI1SIJJ2E.SMALL.jpg Mr.Sanchez In my last Birthday my family gave a me a nice Swiss Army Leather Knife, one of the best thing I could desire. You Know me ...when I get a new gadget its time to create and better up a little. So I decided to make a nice leather pouch, in despite that I'm not a fine Leather worker I did a little res...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 22:46:52 PDT
horse bike http://www.instructables.com/id/horse-bike/
horse bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KDF1/I1SB5G19/F15KDF1I1SB5G19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KDF1/I1SB5G19/F15KDF1I1SB5G19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KDF1/I1SB5G19/F15KDF1I1SB5G19.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Giddy-up, pilgrim!Whether you're wrangling cattle or just cruising along a country road, everything is better with a horse. Combine your favourite things about riding horses with the convenience of a bicycle, with the horse bike!Maybe you need a horse to go with your knight or Zorro costume, or mayb...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:57:21 PDT
Tarp leaf bagging system http://www.instructables.com/id/Tarp-leaf-bagging-system/
Tarp leaf bagging system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/UELQ/I1OU5ADO/FLKUELQI1OU5ADO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/UELQ/I1OU5ADO/FLKUELQI1OU5ADO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/UELQ/I1OU5ADO/FLKUELQI1OU5ADO.SMALL.jpg rachl009 This is entered in the Winterize Challenge Contest. Please vote if you enjoy! Thank you!Picking up leaves with a lawn mower can be a hassle if you have a big yard and lots of leaves. You need to do it pretty much every day if you want to keep up otherwise there are too many leaves on the ground,...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 12:39:11 PDT