Instructables: exploring - outside - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:10:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 Kids Cargo Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Cargo-Bike-Trailer/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 20:32:04 PDT
Efficient alcohol stove with a drop-in wick pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Efficient-Alcohol-Stove-With-a-Drop-in-Wick-Pipe/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 22:16:27 PDT
Quick and Dirty Garden Railroad http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Dirty-Garden-Railroad/
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 06:22:27 PDT
Shortcuts for Friction Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Shortcuts-for-Friction-Fire/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:48:23 PDT
Recycled materials wind catcher yard art http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Materials-Wind-Catcher-Yard-Art/
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 17:30:25 PDT
Super easy fire starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Fire-Starters/
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 20:25:24 PDT
Leveling a Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Leveling-a-Greenhouse/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 10:09:39 PDT
Street Tennis http://www.instructables.com/id/Street-Tennis/
Street Tennis - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/TMN4/ISCBTPB0/F0KTMN4ISCBTPB0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/TMN4/ISCBTPB0/F0KTMN4ISCBTPB0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/TMN4/ISCBTPB0/F0KTMN4ISCBTPB0.SMALL.jpg pmello rella I guys, this is my first instructable. I imagined it while I was lying on the beach, it was so boring.I had just two raquets and a ball, but anyway, I decided to think at a new game for people who get bored easily like me.I hope you enjoy it and if you do, please leave a like and vote me for the con...
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 21:20:19 PDT
Survival shelter with basic Bushcraft tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Shelter-With-Basic-Bushcraft-Tools/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 18:14:45 PDT
BACKPACKING Breakfast Trail Recipes - Sunrise Cereal, Chocolate Hazelnut Muesli, and Choose Your Own Adventure Oatmeal http://www.instructables.com/id/BACKPACKING-Breakfast-Trail-Recipes-Sunrise-Cereal/
BACKPACKING Breakfast Trail Recipes - Sunrise Cereal, Chocolate Hazelnut Muesli, and Choose Your Own Adventure Oatmeal - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/NV20/ISZJ6MNA/FXJNV20ISZJ6MNA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/NV20/ISZJ6MNA/FXJNV20ISZJ6MNA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/NV20/ISZJ6MNA/FXJNV20ISZJ6MNA.SMALL.jpg RachelP83 Meal planning considerations for backcountry hiking:1) Calories/High nutrition - You will need to consume plenty of calories to meet the physical demands of backpacking. Hikers may burn 4500+ calories a day carrying a heavy pack while covering strenuous terrain and long distances. Carbohydrates from...
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 23:01:07 PDT
Greenhouse Growing Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Greenhouse-Growing-Bench/
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 12:05:52 PDT
Shift Lever Activated Retro Bike Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Shift-Lever-Activated-Retro-Bike-Light/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:53:58 PDT
Solar Beehive Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Beehive-Cooler/
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:59:50 PDT
The simplest rocket ever http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Simplest-Rocket-Ever/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:22:18 PDT
Tree-house Elevator http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-house-Elevator/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 11:14:12 PDT
L.E.D. Pallet Wood Garden Arch for Climbing Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Pallet-Wood-Garden-Arch-for-Climbing-Plants/
L.E.D. Pallet Wood Garden Arch for Climbing Plants - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/SXH0/ITITKA8S/FSMSXH0ITITKA8S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/SXH0/ITITKA8S/FSMSXH0ITITKA8S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/SXH0/ITITKA8S/FSMSXH0ITITKA8S.SMALL.jpg bward18 My wife decided that I was to make a new arch for my climbing roses. We used to have a cheap tubular steel one but this lasted a year before it needed to be recycled. Obviously my wife didn't want to make it too easy for me, so she decided she didn't want a rectangular frame with curved corners insi...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:21:31 PDT
Simple Hands on Bicycle Trainer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Hands-on-Bicycle-Trainer/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:16:02 PDT
Super easy to make DIY fire starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-to-Make-DIY-Fire-Starter/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:16:56 PDT
Home made rocket (fueled by the fuse) in just 10 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Rocket-fueled-by-the-Fuse-in-Just-10-Min/
Home made rocket (fueled by the fuse) in just 10 minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/8Y03/ITKJ3YIJ/FJN8Y03ITKJ3YIJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/8Y03/ITKJ3YIJ/FJN8Y03ITKJ3YIJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/8Y03/ITKJ3YIJ/FJN8Y03ITKJ3YIJ.SMALL.jpg woodenProjects What ?Mini rockets which can be created by anyone in home. Those rockets are quite spectacular. You can put on them some paper 'suit' and they can fly in funny way making spins and corkscrews (at the end of this instructable is the video showing that effect).Why ?Because it is fun :) and because it ...
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:21:22 PDT
Sculpt a Solar Powered Water Feature http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpt-a-Solar-Powered-Water-Feature/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:47:56 PDT
Mobile Serving Table/ Food Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Serving-Table-Food-Station/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:06:01 PDT
740 Stomper Parade Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/740-Stomper-Parade-Bike/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:24:02 PDT
DIY styrofoam catamaran http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Styrofoam-Catamaran/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:07:57 PDT
ILLUMINATED BY THE SUN...FLOWERS http://www.instructables.com/id/ILLUMINATED-BY-THE-SUNFLOWERS/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:54:05 PDT
Handcarved Native American Halibut Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Handcarved-Native-American-Halibut-Hook/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:31:54 PDT
Pickup Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Pickup-Bike-Rack/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:31:20 PDT
Aluminium Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminium-Skateboard/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 14:23:31 PDT
Slide Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Slide-Tower/
Slide Tower - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/RXOU/ITCHDRQH/F8BRXOUITCHDRQH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/RXOU/ITCHDRQH/F8BRXOUITCHDRQH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/RXOU/ITCHDRQH/F8BRXOUITCHDRQH.SMALL.jpg golemson This is a slide tower I made to my two little boys in August. It took two weeks the planning and two weeks the woodwork. Cleaning the backyard Unfortunately our great thujas diseased this spring, so we decided to take them out and build a slide tower to our 5 and 7 years old children. Plannin...
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:21:17 PDT
DIY homade swing http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homade-Swing/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:09:32 PDT
Barrel Raft (Soapy Schooner) http://www.instructables.com/id/Barrel-Raft-Soapy-Schooner/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:31:53 PDT
MYOG Ultralight Down Sleeping Bag/quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/MYOG-Ultralight-Down-Sleeping-Bagquilt/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 11:24:38 PDT
Portable rocket stove about $25 http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Rocket-Stove-About-25/
Portable rocket stove about $25 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/GL8R/ITCHBWFW/FSYGL8RITCHBWFW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/GL8R/ITCHBWFW/FSYGL8RITCHBWFW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/GL8R/ITCHBWFW/FSYGL8RITCHBWFW.SMALL.jpg jleslie48 I camp. I forget my propane. I like my coffee. So I need a wood burning system that can boil water. I saw the concept of a rocket stove deployed using cinder blocks, but the idea of packing 70lbs of cement bricks seemed a bit over the top, So here is a rocket stove implemented using 2lbs of stuff...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:43:59 PDT
Solar Cooked Wild Mackerel on the Rocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Cooked-Wild-Mackerel-on-the-Rocks/
Solar Cooked Wild Mackerel on the Rocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/O78G/ITAO35H8/FAXO78GITAO35H8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/O78G/ITAO35H8/FAXO78GITAO35H8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/O78G/ITAO35H8/FAXO78GITAO35H8.SMALL.jpg Tecwyn Twmffat Fishing for mackerel is easy, fun and very satisfying, especially if we can cook the fish straight after they have been caught. There really is no other fish as tasty as 'cooked within the hour' line caught mackerel. The fish is also the perfect size to slot into a the tubes of a portable solar cook...
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:23:20 PDT
Paracord Stylus for Ripcord Bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Stylus-for-Ripcord-Bracelets/
Paracord Stylus for Ripcord Bracelets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/81CP/ITAO2D14/F6V81CPITAO2D14.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/81CP/ITAO2D14/F6V81CPITAO2D14.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/81CP/ITAO2D14/F6V81CPITAO2D14.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng I made this paracord stylus as a tool for making a quick deploy bracelet. It's made from 1/4" aluminum bar stalk, aluminum sheeting, and an aluminum knurled screw. It's part of my Kickstarter project. You can check it out here:https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/699604098/paralink-quick-deploy-para...
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 10:20:08 PDT
Customized Bike Basket With Removable Growler Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Customized-Bike-Basket-With-Removable-Growler-Hold/
Customized Bike Basket With Removable Growler Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/TQJI/ITANZWMY/FNFTQJIITANZWMY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/TQJI/ITANZWMY/FNFTQJIITANZWMY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/TQJI/ITANZWMY/FNFTQJIITANZWMY.SMALL.jpg JXZ In the last year or so I've increasingly started biking around more. From everything from work to leisure, I found myself lacking the ability to cart some things around other then a backpack. Which is of course doesn't have the necessary space for my bike lock, groceries, brewskies and whatever else...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 20:31:09 PDT
Chanterelles: the Most Delicious Edible Mushroom http://www.instructables.com/id/Chanterelles-the-Most-Delicious-Edible-Mushroom/
Chanterelles: the Most Delicious Edible Mushroom - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/HSIW/ITAOE7N1/FLMHSIWITAOE7N1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/HSIW/ITAOE7N1/FLMHSIWITAOE7N1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/HSIW/ITAOE7N1/FLMHSIWITAOE7N1.SMALL.jpg ShadowRoch So, I feel really interested in the things nature has to offer. One of the most amazing creations of nature itself is the mushroom. Now, as I got more and more interested, I started to want to learn more and more about wild edibles. My overall favorites are the Morel and Chanterelle, and today I wil...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 19:23:54 PDT
DIY Hardware Trawl http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hardware-Trawl/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 19:58:35 PDT
How to Make a Stainless Steel Folding Knife in Two Days http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Stainless-Steel-Switch-Blade-in-One-/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 23:59:28 PDT
How To Build a Natural Dry Stacked Stone Free Standing or Retaining Rock Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Natural-Dry-Stacked-Free-Standing-o/
How To Build a Natural Dry Stacked Stone Free Standing or Retaining Rock Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/VZ00/IT686IAX/F5RVZ00IT686IAX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/VZ00/IT686IAX/F5RVZ00IT686IAX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/VZ00/IT686IAX/F5RVZ00IT686IAX.SMALL.jpg east fork spring I love rocks. Natural rocks. And I love rock walls. Big, small, retaining, free-standing... love 'em all. It sincerely breaks my heart every time I see a wall built with "stone" blocks courtesy of big box stores, inspired by DIY cable TV. They are everywhere, so my heart is frequently broken.So I'm ...
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 21:26:06 PDT
Refiber glassing the top of a Stand Up Paddle Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Refiber-Glassing-the-Top-of-a-Stand-Up-Paddle-Boar/
Refiber glassing the top of a Stand Up Paddle Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/CA1A/IT683IAV/FFVCA1AIT683IAV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/CA1A/IT683IAV/FFVCA1AIT683IAV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/CA1A/IT683IAV/FFVCA1AIT683IAV.SMALL.jpg wmobley I bought a used Stand up Paddle Board for cheap. As the saying goes you get what you paid for. After my first trip on the water, I found that the board was delaminating where I would put my feet. After talking with seller, who told me in no uncertain terms that the board was bought as is, I started ...
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 11:56:00 PDT
How To Get "Free" Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Free-Eggs/
How To Get "Free" Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/DIS0/IT67QYM8/FBQDIS0IT67QYM8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/DIS0/IT67QYM8/FBQDIS0IT67QYM8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/DIS0/IT67QYM8/FBQDIS0IT67QYM8.SMALL.jpg groovymama Do you love farm fresh eggs? Are you tired of suffering through those cartons of inferior eggs or paying those astronomical prices for the good ones? Well no more! The answer to quality, nutritious, and "free" eggs is backyard chicken raising! That's right. I did it and you can too! Here's how. ...
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:13:50 PDT
Living Shed Roof http://www.instructables.com/id/Living-Shed-Roof/
Living Shed Roof - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/R9JK/IT67PNDX/F9CR9JKIT67PNDX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/R9JK/IT67PNDX/F9CR9JKIT67PNDX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/R9JK/IT67PNDX/F9CR9JKIT67PNDX.SMALL.jpg bward18 I decided to make a living roof addition for my shed because I like them and wanted somewhere to plant more wild flowers to help the bees. Build a Frame Firstly make sure your roof has sufficient support to hold all the additional weight, it's heavier than you think. If not you will need to add e...
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 14:00:31 PDT
PVC Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Skateboard/
PVC Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/9Z6Z/IT4OBWRX/FA09Z6ZIT4OBWRX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/9Z6Z/IT4OBWRX/FA09Z6ZIT4OBWRX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/9Z6Z/IT4OBWRX/FA09Z6ZIT4OBWRX.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove How to make a PVC Skateboard[WATCH VIDEO]I have always found skateboarding to be an interesting sport with all of the tricks and jumps that people can do. I have seen many types of boards, but I wanted to make some thing a little different. I then stumbled across a PVC skateboard, but I could not fi...
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 11:38:19 PDT
Key Hider in Reflective Garden Prism Globe - Beautiful AND Functional! http://www.instructables.com/id/Key-Hider-in-Reflective-Garden-Prism-Globe/
Key Hider in Reflective Garden Prism Globe - Beautiful AND Functional! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/FTC5/IT22LPSJ/FDIFTC5IT22LPSJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/FTC5/IT22LPSJ/FDIFTC5IT22LPSJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/FTC5/IT22LPSJ/FDIFTC5IT22LPSJ.SMALL.jpg Mama da Vinci The inspiration for this Instructable is explained in the song/video....Actually, my original vision for this Instructable was to use a BOWLING BALL (which is sitting in my kitchen, looking a bit forlorn and out of place). The plan was to drill a large hole in the bowling ball, and insert one of ...
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 23:06:37 PDT
A 'T'light As Camp Stove Fuel http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Tlight-As-Camp-Stove-Fuel/
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 10:45:56 PDT
bamboo canoe http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Canoe/
bamboo canoe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/NFQX/ISCB4L9C/FLANFQXISCB4L9C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/NFQX/ISCB4L9C/FLANFQXISCB4L9C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/NFQX/ISCB4L9C/FLANFQXISCB4L9C.SMALL.jpg jamessebastian i always had thought of rowing a boat and going to the other side of the river...so one day i borrowed my neighbours canoe and tried to row.it was our first time.me and my friend did a dozen 360s and with much effort we managed somehow to make it back to the shore safely....back where we started ......
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 11:43:06 PDT
Enamel Cup Anti Mosquito Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Enamel-Cup-Anti-Mosquito-Candle/
Enamel Cup Anti Mosquito Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/EPJQ/IT02DHGM/FE3EPJQIT02DHGM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/EPJQ/IT02DHGM/FE3EPJQIT02DHGM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/EPJQ/IT02DHGM/FE3EPJQIT02DHGM.SMALL.jpg Maje Zmaje We live in an area where mosquitos are really annoying. Since we love to spend our free time in our backyard and prefer not to use any store bought chemical repellents, I decided to make something more natural! After some research, I realised citronella and lavander essential oil combination works g...
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 08:00:29 PDT
Charcoal Grill Forge: Become a blacksmith on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Charcoal-Grill-Forge-Become-a-Blacksmith-on-the-Ch/
Charcoal Grill Forge: Become a blacksmith on the cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/JYXE/ISZCS45R/F22JYXEISZCS45R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/JYXE/ISZCS45R/F22JYXEISZCS45R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/JYXE/ISZCS45R/F22JYXEISZCS45R.SMALL.jpg Mtownzach To me, backsmiths are freakin' badasses. The roar of the fire, and the ping on the hammer striking glowing metal; it's almost mystical. They are legendary figures that have been around since the Romans, manipulating the elements to create long-lasting, useful and desirable stuff. Since the industria...
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 19:59:49 PDT
Diaphragm Pop-pop Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Diaphragm-Pop-pop-Engine/
Diaphragm Pop-pop Engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/G4QY/ISYA2XN3/FZ6G4QYISYA2XN3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/G4QY/ISYA2XN3/FZ6G4QYISYA2XN3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/G4QY/ISYA2XN3/FZ6G4QYISYA2XN3.SMALL.jpg boat-sketch The diaphragm-type of pop-pop engines can be used for more purposes, as shown below. The diaphragm pop-pop engine A pop-pop steam engine can move a toy-boat with his thrust, there are numerous examples and descriptions for that. But to carry out as a steam engine, for rotating, or alternating mot...
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 01:40:01 PDT
Electric Longboard | 20mph | 10 miles http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Longboard-20mph-10-Miles/
Electric Longboard | 20mph | 10 miles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/PW2O/ISWO8D8C/FQBPW2OISWO8D8C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/PW2O/ISWO8D8C/FQBPW2OISWO8D8C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/PW2O/ISWO8D8C/FQBPW2OISWO8D8C.SMALL.jpg Matt Carl I'll start by saying this was an incredibly rewarding project that I'm able to use every day. If you haven't had the chance to ride an electric longboard, it is like no other mode of transportation, fast, fun, and portable. Commercial electric longboards start around $1,000 which is tough to swallow...
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Fri, 9 Sep 2016 20:51:48 PDT