Instructables: exploring - outside - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 26 May 2016 00:16:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 PVC Rocket with Vinegar and Baking Soda Fuel http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Rocket-With-Vinegar-and-Baking-Soda-Fuel/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 07:47:22 PDT
how to make a village green http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Village-Green/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 07:43:19 PDT
Modern Backyard Lounger http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Backyard-Lounger/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 20:41:21 PDT
Vertical Leaning Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Leaning-Planter/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 06:26:56 PDT
Make a Giant Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Giant-Slingshot/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 06:12:21 PDT
Folding Outdoor Dolly / Pull Cart / Gear Hauler http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Outdoor-Dolly-Pull-Cart-Gear-Hauler/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 10:51:55 PDT
Rainbow bike makeover w. acrylics http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Bike-Makeover-W-Acrylics/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 11:36:46 PDT
Planting Bench With Protected Growing Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Planting-Bench-With-Protected-Growing-Station/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 10:44:35 PDT
Repurpose a Log Into a Geocache Container and How to Hide One http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurpose-a-Log-Into-a-Geocache-Container-and-How-/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 09:31:57 PDT
Ice Cream Churning Tricycle Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Cream-Churning-Tricycle-Trailer/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 09:23:22 PDT
Backyard Movie Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Movie-Screen/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 06:05:35 PDT
Pull Wooden Fence Posts Set In Concrete WITH NO DIGGING! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pulling-Wooden-Fence-Posts-Set-in-Concrete-WITH-NO/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 22:21:28 PDT
DIY DRILL BIKE http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-DRILL-BIKE/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 21:59:47 PDT
Self Watering Garden Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Watering-Garden-Enclosure/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 15:02:16 PDT
Orca or Yeti Cooler Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/OrcaYeti-Cooler-Wheels/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 14:36:47 PDT
Another bath tub conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Bath-Tub-Conversion/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 22:10:47 PDT
Easy Wine Bottle Hummingbird Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Wine-Bottle-Hummingbird-Feeder/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 18:06:24 PDT
How to Build a Simple Backyard Pergola http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Simple-Backyard-Pergola/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 13:23:31 PDT
Super effective DIY tire levers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Effective-DIY-Tire-Levers/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 08:35:15 PDT
Quick Skills #10: How to start a fire with birch bark http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-10-How-to-Start-a-Fire-With-Birch-Bar/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 05:50:58 PDT
Bicycle - powered arduino water purification system (using UVC light) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Powered-Arduino-Water-Purification-System-/
Bicycle - powered arduino water purification system (using UVC light) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/EAUB/IOEKHMM6/FJ3EAUBIOEKHMM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/EAUB/IOEKHMM6/FJ3EAUBIOEKHMM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/EAUB/IOEKHMM6/FJ3EAUBIOEKHMM6.SMALL.jpg danja.mewes This instructable demonstrates how to power a UV-C water purification system with a bicycle and arduino control. A dynamo in the rear of the bicycle charges a battery (which we have initially charged already for this project) that runs the arduino and the light.Most of the steps are inspired from o...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 18:42:55 PDT
Bike Trailer Shopping Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Trailer-Shopping-Cart/
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Thu, 19 May 2016 21:15:17 PDT
Anti-Motion Sickness Training for Free Flight http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Motion-Sickness-Training-for-Free-Flight/
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Thu, 19 May 2016 07:01:08 PDT
Double Sided Pallet Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Sided-Pallet-Garden/
Double Sided Pallet Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/ESGX/IOABO72I/F9WESGXIOABO72I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/ESGX/IOABO72I/F9WESGXIOABO72I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/ESGX/IOABO72I/F9WESGXIOABO72I.SMALL.jpg cromiano Perfect for an herb garden outside the kitchen door. Build two or more and make a living fence. Plants grow on both sides, so you can have a full sun side and a partial sun side for more delicate plants. Get your pallet This wonderful item can't be used as a pallet anymore, but the weathered and...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 07:55:37 PDT
How to make a Trash-to-Treasure Bird Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Trash-to-Treasure-Bird-Feeder/
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Mon, 16 May 2016 13:35:17 PDT
Out Door Fire Fly Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Out-Door-Fire-Fly-Lamp/
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Mon, 16 May 2016 08:11:30 PDT
Solar Mason Jar Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Mason-Jar-Light/
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Sun, 15 May 2016 21:46:01 PDT
Bicycle Canoe Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Canoe-Cart/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 19:33:43 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Bee Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Bee-Box/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 15:29:03 PDT
DIY Laser-Cut LED Pennyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laser-Cut-LED-Pennyboard/
DIY Laser-Cut LED Pennyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/TT6J/IO6DS6DD/FOOTT6JIO6DS6DD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/TT6J/IO6DS6DD/FOOTT6JIO6DS6DD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/TT6J/IO6DS6DD/FOOTT6JIO6DS6DD.SMALL.jpg ELin19 In this instructable, you will be learning how to make your own DIY Laser-Cut LED Pennyboard (shown above).These are the materials required with links and prices:Pine Wood (at least .75" x 10" x 25")- ≈$30 http://www.homedepot.com/b/Lumber-Composites-Appea...Super Bright LED Light Strips (2)- $6.99 ...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 07:26:00 PDT
Quick Skills #9: How to tie the Poacher's Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-9-How-to-Tie-the-Poachers-Knot/
Quick Skills #9: How to tie the Poacher's Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/TFV2/IO4JJYKB/F1WTFV2IO4JJYKB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/TFV2/IO4JJYKB/F1WTFV2IO4JJYKB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/TFV2/IO4JJYKB/F1WTFV2IO4JJYKB.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community,this week it is time for a new knot project. This one is very simple to tie and if you are a subscriber or read some of my other Instructables you might have seen it being used as part of the double fisherman's knot. This knot can be used as a relatively secure way to cre...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 13:28:36 PDT
Rain Kilt (Skirt) for hiking http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-Kilt-Skirt-for-Hiking/
Rain Kilt (Skirt) for hiking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/80OB/IO4JJXK8/F1N80OBIO4JJXK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/80OB/IO4JJXK8/F1N80OBIO4JJXK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/80OB/IO4JJXK8/F1N80OBIO4JJXK8.SMALL.jpg jaime9999 There is a trend in backpacking called "ultralight". It's a philosophy of doing more with less, minimizing the tendency to excessive features and weight in gear.An example of the ultralight philosophy is rejecting heavy hiking boots in favor of running sneakers, because they are much lighter and t...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 13:23:10 PDT
Creating an LED Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-an-LED-Skateboard/
Creating an LED Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/XB6O/IO4JMC3D/FUZXB6OIO4JMC3D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/XB6O/IO4JMC3D/FUZXB6OIO4JMC3D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/XB6O/IO4JMC3D/FUZXB6OIO4JMC3D.SMALL.jpg cjohnson2019 In this Instructable, We will be teaching you how to create a Skateboard that glows using Plywood, LED Lights, and other materials. Buy 7-Ply Wood We bought 7 ply wood from home depot. The wood we began with was 2 feet wide and 4 feet long. However, we did not use all of it. Creating the Deck ...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 09:42:47 PDT
Patio / Terras Fireplace http://www.instructables.com/id/Patio-Terras-Fireplace/
Patio / Terras Fireplace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/WPHN/IO4JR9D7/FDLWPHNIO4JR9D7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/WPHN/IO4JR9D7/FDLWPHNIO4JR9D7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/WPHN/IO4JR9D7/FDLWPHNIO4JR9D7.SMALL.jpg Floyd Holland In this instructable I'll explain my adventure making a fireplace in my garden patio. The steps involve a bit of metal fabricating and some unconventional ways to make your own double-walled or double-jacketed chimney pipe. Playing with fire is a lot of fun but can be dangerous. Please note that I t...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 14:41:39 PDT
Lightweight Solar Panel (12V Battery Charger) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightweight-Solar-Panel-12V-Battery-Charger/
Lightweight Solar Panel (12V Battery Charger) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/KYRF/IO4JQOBB/FG0KYRFIO4JQOBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/KYRF/IO4JQOBB/FG0KYRFIO4JQOBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/KYRF/IO4JQOBB/FG0KYRFIO4JQOBB.SMALL.jpg adaviel This is, I hope, not just "Yet Another Home-Made Solar Panel".My plan is to eventually install a considerable number of dismountable panels on a sailboat. For that, they have to be lightweight, efficient, relatively inexpensive, and relatively rugged.For efficiency, I chose monocrystalline wafers an...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 11:06:09 PDT
Diy Paracord Guys http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Paracord-Guys/
Diy Paracord Guys - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/LOVG/IO1OX4A3/FLILOVGIO1OX4A3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/LOVG/IO1OX4A3/FLILOVGIO1OX4A3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/LOVG/IO1OX4A3/FLILOVGIO1OX4A3.SMALL.jpg indywave You can put them on almost anything! Purses, key rings, zippers or even backpacks! I love making them and hope you enjoy making them too. Supplies Red Paracord legs and head12 inchesBlack paracord body and arms 22 inchesLighter Ruler (optional)Key ring (optional) Cobra braid So feed the red p...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 20:14:52 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Micro Teardrop Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Micro-Teardrop-Trailer/
Reclaimed Wood Micro Teardrop Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/30QI/IO2TMOLM/F8Y30QIIO2TMOLM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/30QI/IO2TMOLM/F8Y30QIIO2TMOLM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/30QI/IO2TMOLM/F8Y30QIIO2TMOLM.SMALL.jpg Doc Wyoming Hi, this is my build of a Reclaimed Wood Teardrop trailer. I call it a micro build because 1) it's 5 x 8 feet rather than 5x9 or 5 x10 - (and it's only 7 feet at the base) 2) I used only 2x3s and 2x2s/other lighter wood for the foundation to keep the weight at a minimum! and 3) It does not have a ...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 20:10:37 PDT
Matchstick Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Matchstick-Rocket-2/
Matchstick Rocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/M2GB/IO1OYG7Y/FSPM2GBIO1OYG7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/M2GB/IO1OYG7Y/FSPM2GBIO1OYG7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/M2GB/IO1OYG7Y/FSPM2GBIO1OYG7Y.SMALL.jpg IbniH This is an instructable of making a matchstick rocket.The reason that I did this instructables is a reminiscence of the days of my grandpa and I spent time together. That was when he shown me this trick. Items Items listed below can be easily bought in your local store.Matches Candle Aluminiu...
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Wed, 11 May 2016 06:33:36 PDT
Trump that stump! Easy removal of a tree stump http://www.instructables.com/id/Tump-That-Stump-Easy-Removal-of-a-Tree-Stump/
Trump that stump! Easy removal of a tree stump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/CWGU/IO1OWRV7/FTOCWGUIO1OWRV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/CWGU/IO1OWRV7/FTOCWGUIO1OWRV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/CWGU/IO1OWRV7/FTOCWGUIO1OWRV7.SMALL.jpg MakinThings The goal of this ible is to show you how to easily remove a stump. Contest : follow my instructables and YouTube channels and post an "I've made it" picture to get the free pro membership voucher I got when this instructables was featured. Material First off, I call this the easy way and not the...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 15:02:12 PDT
My $10 Reclaimed Climbing Vine Planter Box! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-10-Reclaimed-Climbing-Vine-Planter-Box/
My $10 Reclaimed Climbing Vine Planter Box! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/H2DO/IO257DLK/F3CH2DOIO257DLK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/H2DO/IO257DLK/F3CH2DOIO257DLK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/H2DO/IO257DLK/F3CH2DOIO257DLK.SMALL.jpg Stark Ideas Yes its true, I spent exactly $10 for this planter. Okay, I did buy beer so i factor that in.. but these are all materials I had and was able to make this planter... let me explain:My wife and I started planting all of our garden things in the last few months and she had planted some cucumbers and w...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 12:11:15 PDT
SureFire Flashlight Lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/SureFire-Flashlight-Lanyard/
SureFire Flashlight Lanyard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/NRQY/IO0GG3XI/FJVNRQYIO0GG3XI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/NRQY/IO0GG3XI/FJVNRQYIO0GG3XI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/NRQY/IO0GG3XI/FJVNRQYIO0GG3XI.SMALL.jpg hispanickausinpanik I have always wanted a lanyard system for my SureFire flaslight, but never got around to ordering one. After seeing an Instructible by Ubbo, which gave me an idea, I decided to make a solid ring lanyard attachment out of aluminum. For the lanyard itself I used paracord. I also used a paracord serpen...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 06:43:29 PDT
Up-Cycled Homemade Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-Cycled-Scooter/
Up-Cycled Homemade Scooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/9WCF/IO0GBABI/F7X9WCFIO0GBABI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/9WCF/IO0GBABI/F7X9WCFIO0GBABI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/9WCF/IO0GBABI/F7X9WCFIO0GBABI.SMALL.jpg dalegribble This is my attempt to keep up with my little ones on their scooters. They like zooming around the driveway and I cant help but get a little nostalgic. I will try and explain thru my steps what I am doing. I took pics along the way hoping to inspire any one else. But I constantly changed plans fr...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 18:37:48 PDT
Old Rolling Stand Up Cooler Into Rustic Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Rolling-Stand-Up-Cooler-Into-Rustic-Cooler/
Old Rolling Stand Up Cooler Into Rustic Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/VT8D/IO0G7YNG/F7QVT8DIO0G7YNG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/VT8D/IO0G7YNG/F7QVT8DIO0G7YNG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/VT8D/IO0G7YNG/F7QVT8DIO0G7YNG.SMALL.jpg chriss108 I found this old stand up cooler and wanted to make it look rustic. I used two pallets and some pieces of another one I had left from another project. I used the 2x4s from the inside of the pallets and I cut them the rest of the way along the narrow part. 4 of them were cut at 16.25 and 4 a...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 21:56:11 PDT
DIY Paracord bracelet with a magnetic Buckle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Paarcord-Bracelet-With-a-Magnetic-Buckle/
DIY Paracord bracelet with a magnetic Buckle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/SOTV/IO0GBPPH/FTLSOTVIO0GBPPH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/SOTV/IO0GBPPH/FTLSOTVIO0GBPPH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/SOTV/IO0GBPPH/FTLSOTVIO0GBPPH.SMALL.jpg Maxw15 Sometimes it's nice to have a paracord bracelet with a buckel that is slim on one hand and very fast and silent to open on the other hand. For example you can store more paracord than with a normal buckel.Here I will show you an easy way to build a small magnetic buckel within a few minutes.First yo...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 13:50:17 PDT
Beach Wheelchair http://www.instructables.com/id/Beach-Wheelchair/
Beach Wheelchair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/VH9W/INYS4Y3J/FIQVH9WINYS4Y3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/VH9W/INYS4Y3J/FIQVH9WINYS4Y3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/VH9W/INYS4Y3J/FIQVH9WINYS4Y3J.SMALL.jpg bhagler1 As the dad of a child with cerebral palsy, I know equipment is expensive. I was pricing wheelchairs to use at the beach, and they were over a $1000. I searched images on the net and decided make my own was possible and cheaper. This is my design, easily modified, to suit the individual person. Mat...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 09:48:46 PDT
Keluang String : A Camper's String Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Keluang-String-a-Campers-String-Hack/
Keluang String : A Camper's String Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/E9WE/INYU55EZ/FWYE9WEINYU55EZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/E9WE/INYU55EZ/FWYE9WEINYU55EZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/E9WE/INYU55EZ/FWYE9WEINYU55EZ.SMALL.jpg IbniH Storage space is a luxury for camper and that's the problem I had faced in one of the trips. Here, I show how to use a string to hang mostly of your camping items and save some space. Items This items are easily buy from a fishing storeA nylon string A hook - not a fishing hook ;)A basic ski...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 07:19:07 PDT
Flat-Pack Picnic Table From 1 Sheet of Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Pack-Picnic-Table-From-1-Sheet-of-Plywood/
Flat-Pack Picnic Table From 1 Sheet of Plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/9AJP/INYW6HCP/FEY9AJPINYW6HCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/9AJP/INYW6HCP/FEY9AJPINYW6HCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/9AJP/INYW6HCP/FEY9AJPINYW6HCP.SMALL.jpg Midnight-Maker We live a block from Greenlake in Seattle. On nice days, if you don't get a picnic table by 10:30AM, then you're out of luck until after dark. We love to load up the grill and have picnics at the park, but without a table, it can be a little tough on these old bones. While researching flat-pack f...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 06:34:50 PDT
Earth Bucket http://www.instructables.com/id/Earth-Bucket/
Earth Bucket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/Y0XR/INUVAVKU/FW4Y0XRINUVAVKU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/Y0XR/INUVAVKU/FW4Y0XRINUVAVKU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/Y0XR/INUVAVKU/FW4Y0XRINUVAVKU.SMALL.jpg arlod2 There is a commercial product called an "Earth Box" that I highly recommend.It's major advantages over conventional garden pots, is that watering happens from the bottom up, and the soil is enclosed in black plastic. The black plastic warms the soil and prevents weeds.Everyone who knows me knows I'm...
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Sat, 7 May 2016 14:16:25 PDT
All-Ages Backyard Play Structure http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Swing-Backyard-Playground/
All-Ages Backyard Play Structure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/VYKJ/IO09FOSG/FWJVYKJIO09FOSG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/VYKJ/IO09FOSG/FWJVYKJIO09FOSG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/VYKJ/IO09FOSG/FWJVYKJIO09FOSG.SMALL.jpg AloK4 It is really hard to get children to play outside these days. With all these fancy electronic gadgets youngsters hardly spend any time under the sun. I decided to fix that and build my children a playground that they would really enjoy.My playground consists of three parts : village swing, a four pe...
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Sat, 7 May 2016 15:51:30 PDT
Custom Ferrocerium Rod - Let's Prep Afternoon Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Ferrocerium-Rod-Lets-Prep-Afternoon-Project/
Custom Ferrocerium Rod - Let's Prep Afternoon Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/QI0K/INUV5RFK/FLGQI0KINUV5RFK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/QI0K/INUV5RFK/FLGQI0KINUV5RFK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/QI0K/INUV5RFK/FLGQI0KINUV5RFK.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community,this week I'm presenting a nice little afternoon project. Its been quite an interesting project for me both in terms of the actual making as well as the editing of the video. I have condensed well over 160 Minutes of footage to just 7:30 whilst trying to tell the tale of t...
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Sat, 7 May 2016 06:49:11 PDT