Instructables: exploring - outside - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:09:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Frontier Stove From Old Gas Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Frontier-Stove-From-Old-Gas-Bottle/
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 15:43:45 PDT
Outdoor Tablecloth Weights http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Tablecloth-Weights/
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 17:41:03 PDT
Convert a Burley Travoy Bike Trailer Hitch to Quick Release From Seatposts http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Burley-Travoy-Bike-Trailer-Hitch-to-Quic/
Convert a Burley Travoy Bike Trailer Hitch to Quick Release From Seatposts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/JV9M/IQYSXHFV/FZZJV9MIQYSXHFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/JV9M/IQYSXHFV/FZZJV9MIQYSXHFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/JV9M/IQYSXHFV/FZZJV9MIQYSXHFV.SMALL.jpg Veets Use at your own risk!Here's a simple Instructable that shows you how to convert the Burley Travoy trailer hitch into a quick-release hitch. It already has a quick-release mechanism for attaching and detaching the trailer, but the hitch itself is made to be bolted onto a seatpost rather permanently ...
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:48:04 PDT
Cedar Chain Link Planter Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Chain-Link-Planter-Box/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:29:10 PDT
Personable Planter Pants http://www.instructables.com/id/Personable-Planter-Pants/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 19:47:46 PDT
Jerry Can Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Jerry-Can-Survival-Kit/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 19:52:18 PDT
5 minute build - Tin can cooker http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Minute-Build-Tin-Can-Cooker/
5 minute build - Tin can cooker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SMALL.jpg chris_maker If you ever find yourself in the situation where lugging a huge camping stove around with you on a survival trip is not an option, try making this small, light and portable tin can cooker that will only take 5 minutes to knock up. It's about as simple as it gets, two household items that everyone ca...
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 07:16:12 PDT
Lightweight Weed Whacker http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightweight-Weed-Whacker/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:33:47 PDT
Marbleized Flowerpots http://www.instructables.com/id/Marbleized-Flowerpots/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:19:46 PDT
Summer Time Slip-n-Slide (DIY VERSION) http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Time-Slip-n-Slide-DIY-VERSION/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 21:41:18 PDT
Sail Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Sail-Tent/
Sail Tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce Summer is here and it is time for camping.Here is an easy bivy tent made from an old sail......perfect for festivals, campsite or the garden.A bivy tent is a basic tent shelter, often a light weight tarp tied between poles or trees. Get it together! YOU WILL NEEDAn old sail, I used a Jib sail, th...
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 16:19:45 PDT
"Lawn Darts" from reclaimed materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawn-Darts-From-Reclaimed-Materials/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 19:38:19 PDT
Gazing Ball Stakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Gazing-Ball-Stakes/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 17:26:43 PDT
DIY Pallet Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pallet-Furniture/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 15:15:00 PDT
MiFit Strap Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/MiFit-Strap-Replacement/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 09:28:07 PDT
Collapsible Camping/emergency Stove. http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Campingemergency-Stove/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 06:09:09 PDT
Seashell Outdoor Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Seashell-Outdoor-Table/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 19:16:51 PDT
Camp Axe Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Axe-Holster/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:42:10 PDT
Build a Community Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Community-Garden/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:00:40 PDT
Christmas Decoration From Salvaged Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Decoration-From-Salvaged-Materials/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:26:19 PDT
Rugged Outdoor Portable Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Rugged-Outdoor-Portable-Speaker/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:54:16 PDT
Tiki Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Tiki-Bar-low-Budget/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 07:34:39 PDT
Kayak Fishing Milkcrate http://www.instructables.com/id/Kayak-Fishing-Milkcrate/
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 14:42:58 PDT
Sharpening Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpening-Stick/
Sharpening Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/CLY2/IQS4O14Q/F4UCLY2IQS4O14Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/CLY2/IQS4O14Q/F4UCLY2IQS4O14Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/CLY2/IQS4O14Q/F4UCLY2IQS4O14Q.SMALL.jpg cheap survivor2 Hello today I'm going to show you how to create a handy little tool. It can be used in the field to sharpen knifes axes and anything with a blade. The name I developed is a sharpening stick, made from trash. I hope you enjoy my instructable Materials In order to craft this item you will need:1. ...
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 11:52:54 PDT
Canoe Spray Deck With Releasable Cockpits http://www.instructables.com/id/Canoe-Spray-Deck-With-Releasable-Cockpits/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 21:26:38 PDT
Portable Folding Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Folding-Longboard/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 12:07:30 PDT
Build a wooden fence and gate http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Wooden-Fence-and-Gate/
Build a wooden fence and gate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/JJJ2/IQSCEJ2U/F9ZJJJ2IQSCEJ2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/JJJ2/IQSCEJ2U/F9ZJJJ2IQSCEJ2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/JJJ2/IQSCEJ2U/F9ZJJJ2IQSCEJ2U.SMALL.jpg seamster This instructable covers how I built a simple wooden fence with locking gate.Thanks for checking it out! The motivation This is Darla.Darla is an incredibly sweet basset hound that needs a closed yard to keep her safe from her olfactory wanderlust. This fence was made specifically with her in mi...
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 13:02:26 PDT
How to build Kubb (Viking Chess) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Kubb-Viking-Chess/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 08:39:13 PDT
Nature Trail and ATV Bridge http://www.instructables.com/id/Nature-Trail-and-ATV-Bridge/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 09:21:53 PDT
Single Wheel Bicycle Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Wheel-Bicycle-Trailer-1/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 07:24:08 PDT
Bee Resort With Growing Rooftop http://www.instructables.com/id/Bee-Resort-With-Growing-Rooftop/
Bee Resort With Growing Rooftop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/AQXW/IQOQSF1I/FZLAQXWIQOQSF1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/AQXW/IQOQSF1I/FZLAQXWIQOQSF1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/AQXW/IQOQSF1I/FZLAQXWIQOQSF1I.SMALL.jpg Loblaw There are lots of different bee houses out there. This is a slightly different version that features a planted green roof with rockery plants. Adding this to our garden gives the useful native pollinators a place to nest.The idea is based off of a picture we scrolled through on pinterest - I couldn'...
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 20:57:06 PDT
How to Make Classy Cornhole Boards http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Classy-Cornhole-Boards/
How to Make Classy Cornhole Boards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/NZVO/IQQWZQ8X/F70NZVOIQQWZQ8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/NZVO/IQQWZQ8X/F70NZVOIQQWZQ8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/NZVO/IQQWZQ8X/F70NZVOIQQWZQ8X.SMALL.jpg John_Malecki In this Video I make a set of Classy "High End" Cornhole BoardsInstead of the standard cornhole board design, I use a few different techniques to get a more "High End" Look, with the same materials. This project takes about 1 day if you use DAP Rapidfuse, and take your time with paint and finish. Pl...
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 06:50:21 PDT
Knots to Know http://www.instructables.com/id/Knots-to-Know/
Knots to Know - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/UM6E/IQQWZ0QX/FS7UM6EIQQWZ0QX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/UM6E/IQQWZ0QX/FS7UM6EIQQWZ0QX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/UM6E/IQQWZ0QX/FS7UM6EIQQWZ0QX.SMALL.jpg rstichal This is a quick guide to help you learn the bare essential knots that everyone should know before they go hiking or camping. Nothing extreme, just easy knots that should be used to avoid using bad knots, e.g.The May knot: it May not hold anything.The Hatchet knot: your going to need a hatchet to get...
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 06:09:21 PDT
Van conversion to small camper http://www.instructables.com/id/Van-Conversion-to-Small-Camper/
Van conversion to small camper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/BDEA/IQOQQ1V3/FLBBDEAIQOQQ1V3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/BDEA/IQOQQ1V3/FLBBDEAIQOQQ1V3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/BDEA/IQOQQ1V3/FLBBDEAIQOQQ1V3.SMALL.jpg dieter demeyere First things first;I started this thing a while ago... before it was to be used as an instructable. I had a lot of pictures taking from the process but not all like it should be. Anyway I will try to be as clear as possible.In 2006 I bought a new car, a van. I always wanted one, so when I needed a n...
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 10:27:27 PDT
BBQ http://www.instructables.com/id/BBQ-4/
BBQ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/J5BA/IQOQORQS/FNVJ5BAIQOQORQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/J5BA/IQOQORQS/FNVJ5BAIQOQORQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/J5BA/IQOQORQS/FNVJ5BAIQOQORQS.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce Summer is here and its time for a BBQ!I needed a BBQ that I could walk into a lovely Cornish Bay with my family and friends...I also wanted it to convert into a fire basket to toast marshmallows around a camp fire.All we need is an old gas boiler... Get your bits together Get your bits together.....
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 06:18:26 PDT
Simple Atlatl http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Atlatl/
Simple Atlatl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/H4IC/IQLI9ONE/F7JH4ICIQLI9ONE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/H4IC/IQLI9ONE/F7JH4ICIQLI9ONE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/H4IC/IQLI9ONE/F7JH4ICIQLI9ONE.SMALL.jpg Mitigated Drop Right, so, a few things to note here: There are many ways to make an Atlatl, but I noticed that there is a lack of detailed guides out available on how to make any of them. So, this Instructable covers how to make the simplest (yet effective) one possible; You can probably make it in about half a...
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Sat, 16 Jul 2016 06:21:30 PDT
Bent Shaft Canoe Paddles http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent-Shaft-Canoe-Paddles/
Bent Shaft Canoe Paddles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/1BFE/IQNZZ6C6/FBM1BFEIQNZZ6C6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/1BFE/IQNZZ6C6/FBM1BFEIQNZZ6C6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/1BFE/IQNZZ6C6/FBM1BFEIQNZZ6C6.SMALL.jpg notsosharp Bent Shaft canoe paddles allow for a more efficient paddle stroke. Double bent shafts place less pressure on the shoulder and upper body. Bent shaft paddles need to be strong, particularly where the shaft joins the blade. This design includes a ridge that runs from the shaft into the blade, addin...
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 18:27:39 PDT
Wing 67 Bird House http://www.instructables.com/id/Wing-67-Bird-House/
Wing 67 Bird House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/AO1N/IQLI8SKP/FDHAO1NIQLI8SKP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/AO1N/IQLI8SKP/FDHAO1NIQLI8SKP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/AO1N/IQLI8SKP/FDHAO1NIQLI8SKP.SMALL.jpg jermsie A fancy decorative birdhouse, made for indoor display or outdoor use. Design is based off of the famous Habitat 67. Habitat 67 photo credit https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/9... I designed the file using AutoCAD to create a DXF file for laser cutting. Using a series of cutouts and ex...
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 09:52:45 PDT
Water Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Filter-2/
Water Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/B7Y4/IQLI7SHF/FUUB7Y4IQLI7SHF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/B7Y4/IQLI7SHF/FUUB7Y4IQLI7SHF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/B7Y4/IQLI7SHF/FUUB7Y4IQLI7SHF.SMALL.jpg shaner926 If you are like me and been wanting for a water filtering system for your back country uses and couldn't bring yourself to spring for the money then now there's a chance to have a full functioning water filter for about a third of the price of the commercially available models. It's nothing against ...
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 01:20:07 PDT
Fold Flat Dollar Mini Camp Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-Flat-Mini-Dollar-Wood-Stove/
Fold Flat Dollar Mini Camp Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/9506/IQLI84U5/FFM9506IQLI84U5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/9506/IQLI84U5/FFM9506IQLI84U5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/9506/IQLI84U5/FFM9506IQLI84U5.SMALL.jpg turbobug I saw this stove on youtube by Survival First and made one change that improves three aspects of the stove.Nice small light cheap secondary stove to add to your. Made this stove so i could win stove vote for me. Parts And Tools Needed Parts Dollar store cookie sheet Stiff wire approximately 10 ...
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 04:33:54 PDT
Improved SOLAR SPARKLEBALL ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-SOLAR-SPARKLEBALL-/
Improved SOLAR SPARKLEBALL ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/DFSU/IQMKID3O/FYSDFSUIQMKID3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/DFSU/IQMKID3O/FYSDFSUIQMKID3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/DFSU/IQMKID3O/FYSDFSUIQMKID3O.SMALL.jpg sparkleball_lady No cord! Energy efficient! Great sparkle! Perfect for landscape lighting. Super-easy to make, and great kids project. Much improved solar minilights make this my new favorite sparkleball. What You Need 50 solo-style 9 oz plastic cups drill plier-stapler solar lightsCUPS - Solo brand cups w...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 17:32:21 PDT
Cusom Bike Decals (with No Special Equipment) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cusom-Bike-Decals-with-No-Special-Equipment/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 15:58:33 PDT
DIY Grappling Hook made from Household Items! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Grappling-Hook-Made-From-Household-Items/
DIY Grappling Hook made from Household Items! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/3EUS/IQLI19CJ/F5B3EUSIQLI19CJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/3EUS/IQLI19CJ/F5B3EUSIQLI19CJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/3EUS/IQLI19CJ/F5B3EUSIQLI19CJ.SMALL.jpg alexmaier2002 In this project I found a way to make a grappling hook out of items that can be found in your house! What you need For this project you will need, a wired clothes hanger, tape (any type works), needle nose pliers (any pliers work as long as they can cut the wire in the hanger), string or rope (...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 03:44:52 PDT
Hammock stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammock-Stand-2/
Hammock stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/S4BE/IQ9RO8KQ/FO5S4BEIQ9RO8KQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/S4BE/IQ9RO8KQ/FO5S4BEIQ9RO8KQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/S4BE/IQ9RO8KQ/FO5S4BEIQ9RO8KQ.SMALL.jpg Drummindvd This was originally intended to be a portable hammock stand but ended up only semi portable, but incredibly sturdy. I weigh 240lbs so I wanted something that would support me as well as something that could withstand our 3 kids. Supplies Needed: 1 = 4x4x122 = 4x4x84 = 8' decking boards4 = 6" gal...
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 11:07:49 PDT
Waveski http://www.instructables.com/id/Waveski/
Waveski - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/62HB/IQL52EM9/FNB62HBIQL52EM9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/62HB/IQL52EM9/FNB62HBIQL52EM9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/62HB/IQL52EM9/FNB62HBIQL52EM9.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce Surfs Up!Summer is here and it is time to have some fun in the waves......take an old windsurfer and make a waveski. Get the bits together You will need...An old windsurfer - I used an old classic Mistral Diamond HeadEpoxy resin + hardener1sqm glass fibre clothSyringe for measuring the resin to h...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 13:23:15 PDT
How to Make Plastic Bottle Wind Spinners http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Plastic-Bottle-Wind-Spinners/
How to Make Plastic Bottle Wind Spinners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/PO3C/IQK3OZ6W/F38PO3CIQK3OZ6W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/PO3C/IQK3OZ6W/F38PO3CIQK3OZ6W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/PO3C/IQK3OZ6W/F38PO3CIQK3OZ6W.SMALL.jpg KidsCrafts3Sis These colorful wind spinners are made from plastic water bottles! They were so easy to make our littlest crafter participated giving the yard some pizzaz! So then next time you finish your water from a plastic bottle, don't trash it....upcycle it into beautiful wind spinners for the yard.ITEMS NEEDE...
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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 16:44:25 PDT
Transistor Instead of Relay for Car Horns http://www.instructables.com/id/Transistor-Instead-of-Relay-for-Car-Horns/
Transistor Instead of Relay for Car Horns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/LNZW/IQK3QOZP/FAILNZWIQK3QOZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/LNZW/IQK3QOZP/FAILNZWIQK3QOZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/LNZW/IQK3QOZP/FAILNZWIQK3QOZP.SMALL.jpg hanlin_y Instead of relays, you can use transistors for switching your car horns.For my latest car horns for bicycles setup, I used an IRFZ44N N-channel MOSFET instead of a relay. MOSFETs use less current than relays and switch faster. So far, it seemed to work as well as relays. The pictures of my setup are...
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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 23:09:29 PDT
KP solowheel ver.2 http://www.instructables.com/id/KP-Solowheel-Ver2/
KP solowheel ver.2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/A2LC/IQK3OI2G/FG2A2LCIQK3OI2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/A2LC/IQK3OI2G/FG2A2LCIQK3OI2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/A2LC/IQK3OI2G/FG2A2LCIQK3OI2G.SMALL.jpg KresimirPregernik Well, after experience with wooden KP solo-wheel, i decide to rebuild it, hoping for better results. As always, material should be cheep but strong enough for such purpose. And also an important approach was drawings with general measurements, to get relation between weight and maneuverability. One...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 05:39:52 PDT
Outdoor Kitchen http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Kitchen/
Outdoor Kitchen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/8LYV/IQK3S9XP/FZU8LYVIQK3S9XP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/8LYV/IQK3S9XP/FZU8LYVIQK3S9XP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/8LYV/IQK3S9XP/FZU8LYVIQK3S9XP.SMALL.jpg jermsie (5) 4x4 Treated Posts 10'(20) 2x4 Treated 8'(20) 2x6 Treated 8'(20) 6" Treated Decking 10'(1) Piece treated Lattice(6) 50lb bas of concrete mix(1) 5lb Box 2.5" Decking Screws(1) 2.5lb Box 1.25" Decking Screws(4) Hinges: Outdoor Strength 3" (2) Latches: Outdoor StrengthThese numbers may vary on the g...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 06:08:21 PDT
Solar String Lights - Repair and improve http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-String-Lights-Repair-and-Improve/
Solar String Lights - Repair and improve - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/FMQZ/IQK3OCIN/F49FMQZIQK3OCIN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/FMQZ/IQK3OCIN/F49FMQZIQK3OCIN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/FMQZ/IQK3OCIN/F49FMQZIQK3OCIN.SMALL.jpg sitnah My first instructable - comments welcome These string lights were down to being lit for just an hour or so, some not at all. Knowing absolute nothing about how they work, I went searching on the internet and found a lot of info, some great, some totally wrong Thanks to all these instructables, w...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 05:42:35 PDT