Instructables: exploring - outside - camping - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 9 Dec 2016 21:50:24 PST BLOX v1.01 Dakota Fire Hole http://www.instructables.com/id/Dakota-Fire-Hole/
Dakota Fire Hole - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/65CY/IVO4DJAO/FMJ65CYIVO4DJAO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/65CY/IVO4DJAO/FMJ65CYIVO4DJAO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/65CY/IVO4DJAO/FMJ65CYIVO4DJAO.SMALL.jpg Bio plant A Dakota Fire Hole is an underground fire that is ideal for heat, stealth camping, and high winds. Because the fire is underground, the flame doesn't have contact with the cold air so the ground acts as insulation for the fire making it hotter than a normal one. The fire is in the ground so the f...
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 20:03:13 PST
Teardrop Trailer Aluminum http://www.instructables.com/id/Teardrop-Trailer-Aluminum/
Teardrop Trailer Aluminum - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/UCDH/IVHQJ74F/FXPUCDHIVHQJ74F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/UCDH/IVHQJ74F/FXPUCDHIVHQJ74F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/UCDH/IVHQJ74F/FXPUCDHIVHQJ74F.SMALL.jpg Fishbum Frank I have built a Teardrop trailer and will post the steps that I took to construct this camper. These units are easy to build and economical to tow and operate. No matter where I go there is always a camp ground around near where I want to be. The Trailer I needed some room for storage so I built...
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 13:09:46 PST
Survival Power and Fire Aid Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Power-and-Fire-Aid-Kit/
Survival Power and Fire Aid Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/F8OE/IVA51JGN/FWKF8OEIVA51JGN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/F8OE/IVA51JGN/FWKF8OEIVA51JGN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/F8OE/IVA51JGN/FWKF8OEIVA51JGN.SMALL.jpg nidalh Let me show you how to build a kit like this . What do we need ? 1:old power bank. 2:led head light. 3:heating wire 0.17mm thick and 50mm long that comes to 3.5 Ohm .4:3d printed fire can .5:Slide switch . Testing if we can make anything purn !! And as you can see it worked at the end , y...
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 10:15:21 PST
Lightweight minimalist bug net for bivvy bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightweight-Minimalist-Bug-Net-for-Bivvy-Bag/
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 15:30:59 PDT
How to Survive a Backpacking Trip in Alaska http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Survive-a-Backpacking-Trip-in-Alaska/
How to Survive a Backpacking Trip in Alaska - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/3B22/IV0AJ5TH/FKB3B22IV0AJ5TH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/3B22/IV0AJ5TH/FKB3B22IV0AJ5TH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/3B22/IV0AJ5TH/FKB3B22IV0AJ5TH.SMALL.jpg The Adventurers Your new college friends just invited you to go on an awesome backpacking trip in Alaska. It sounds great and you totally want to go, but you’re embarrassed because you have no idea what to do. Just hang on, you got this! Here you will find everything you need to know about backpacking so you can im...
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 11:25:10 PDT
How to Make a Fire Steel That Glows in the Dark http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Fire-Steel-That-Glows-in-the-Dark/
How to Make a Fire Steel That Glows in the Dark - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/M03H/IV0ADHG5/FXDM03HIV0ADHG5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/M03H/IV0ADHG5/FXDM03HIV0ADHG5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/M03H/IV0ADHG5/FXDM03HIV0ADHG5.SMALL.jpg ZebranoWoodCraft In this Instructable I'll show you how I made a fire steel or ferro rod handle using knife scale off-cuts. The final piece was beautiful and functional and I wanted to show that making your own survival gear can be fun!For this project I used an interesting material called Kirinite which is a decor...
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 10:11:30 PDT
Apocalypse - Survival Prep: Bug-out bag - EDC http://www.instructables.com/id/Apocalypse-Survival-Prep-Bug-out-Bag-EDC/
Apocalypse - Survival Prep: Bug-out bag - EDC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/7DRA/IV0A7117/FK07DRAIV0A7117.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/7DRA/IV0A7117/FK07DRAIV0A7117.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/7DRA/IV0A7117/FK07DRAIV0A7117.SMALL.jpg chadovision Are you prepared?This Instructable will give you the building blocks to come up with your own tools, kits, gear, and survival items you may need in a survival situation.Any of the kits to follow can be used alone but as a group you are almost unstoppable.There are no rules here. You can use anythin...
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 19:19:06 PDT
Compact Waterproofed Fire Starter Packets for Camping/Emergency/Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Waterproofed-Fire-Starter-Packets-for-Camp/
Compact Waterproofed Fire Starter Packets for Camping/Emergency/Survival - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/STVB/IUSLHW1O/F1JSTVBIUSLHW1O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/STVB/IUSLHW1O/F1JSTVBIUSLHW1O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/STVB/IUSLHW1O/F1JSTVBIUSLHW1O.SMALL.jpg Reaper686 When I go camping I always make sure to have multiple options to get a fire going to make the nights a little more comfortable. Cotton balls and Vaseline are an ultra cheap why to help start a fire but throwing a bunch in a baggy is a little messier than I wanted. It also wasn't nearly as waterproof...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 22:50:20 PDT
Doctor Duct-Tape & Nurse Superglue: The unusual First Aid team http://www.instructables.com/id/Dr-Med-Duct-Tape-Nurse-Superglue-the-Unconventiona/
Doctor Duct-Tape & Nurse Superglue: The unusual First Aid team - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/PUEG/IUOHX6BX/FG4PUEGIUOHX6BX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/PUEG/IUOHX6BX/FG4PUEGIUOHX6BX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/PUEG/IUOHX6BX/FG4PUEGIUOHX6BX.SMALL.jpg Schrottratte You want to go hiking or camping ? Maybe you move into your first own home or a zombie apocalypse has broken out? One of the things you should definitely take with you is duct tape and some superglue. In addition to repairing items, the two can also very well protect wounds and in some cases even sa...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:11:47 PDT
Waterproof Your Survival Stuff! http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Your-Survival-Stuff/
Waterproof Your Survival Stuff! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/T4JB/IUKEVFMY/F5PT4JBIUKEVFMY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/T4JB/IUKEVFMY/F5PT4JBIUKEVFMY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/T4JB/IUKEVFMY/F5PT4JBIUKEVFMY.SMALL.jpg turboterra In a survival situation, getting wet and cold can mean the difference between life and death. If you've watched any of the survival reality shows, you've seen some of the people suffer miserably from the cold temperatures. I don't want that to be me!Waterproofing your stuff before a survival situati...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:02:42 PDT
Basic Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Survival-Kit-1/
Basic Survival Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/B6GC/IUIYSKHY/FZTB6GCIUIYSKHY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/B6GC/IUIYSKHY/FZTB6GCIUIYSKHY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/B6GC/IUIYSKHY/FZTB6GCIUIYSKHY.SMALL.jpg Donutman77 I wanted to make a survival kit that I can always have with me in my backpack just in case. This is a run down of the things I keep in it and why I have them. The case I got this case from Walmart in the camping section, its watertight and even though it says its small it can hold a surprising am...
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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:25:23 PDT
How to Make Waterproof Fire Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Waterproof-Fire-Starters-1/
How to Make Waterproof Fire Starters - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/M2JT/IUEM32AI/FDMM2JTIUEM32AI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/M2JT/IUEM32AI/FDMM2JTIUEM32AI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/M2JT/IUEM32AI/FDMM2JTIUEM32AI.SMALL.jpg ShantaeS These waterproof fire starters are cheap and easy to make, using only household items. They will burn for about 15 minutes. The only thing you may need to buy is candles/wax, which may cost $2. The process overall takes about an hour and a half, with several hours for drying time. Gather your mate...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:21:22 PDT
4 New Match Sticks Hacks (Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/4-New-Match-Sticks-Hacks-Video/
4 New Match Sticks Hacks (Video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/67TB/IUCTW382/FXZ67TBIUCTW382.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/67TB/IUCTW382/FXZ67TBIUCTW382.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/67TB/IUCTW382/FXZ67TBIUCTW382.SMALL.jpg MiiBooth In this project I'm going to show you four new ways to use a simple matchbox.1) Strike-anywhere Matches2) Waterproof Matchbox3) Match head firework fuse4) Cotton ball fire startersIf you don't prefer to read, you can skip it and watch the video instead where I have explained all the steps in detail....
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 11:31:58 PDT
No Nonsense Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Nonsense-Survival-Kit/
No Nonsense Survival Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/BL7V/IUIYREV3/F2FBL7VIUIYREV3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/BL7V/IUIYREV3/F2FBL7VIUIYREV3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/BL7V/IUIYREV3/F2FBL7VIUIYREV3.SMALL.jpg Instructa-Nathan Most survival kits I have seen contain lots of unnecessary junk that will do nothing to keep you alive. I have created this kit through my own experience and testing. I feel this kit has everything you would need in a survival situation and none of the junk. It is jam packed with items to keep you a...
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 15:32:57 PDT
Swedish Fire Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Swedish-Fire-Torch/
Swedish Fire Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/6PZP/IU5N8885/FU06PZPIU5N8885.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/6PZP/IU5N8885/FU06PZPIU5N8885.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/6PZP/IU5N8885/FU06PZPIU5N8885.SMALL.jpg wold630 Making a Swedish Fire Torch will definitely be the highlight of your next outdoor fire. I highly recommend it!When I was a kid we would find old rotted out logs with holes in the center and put them on the fire and watch mesmerizing flames shoot out the top. This is a little more work, but still eas...
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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 16:18:22 PDT
Mini Match Glass Bottle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Match-Glass-Bottle/
Mini Match Glass Bottle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/8821/IU55BUUY/FIH8821IU55BUUY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/8821/IU55BUUY/FIH8821IU55BUUY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/8821/IU55BUUY/FIH8821IU55BUUY.SMALL.jpg saige hill today we will learn how to make a little glass bottle match holder. Tools and matches What will you need:-matches-small trinket bottle-scissors chop! Chop the matches so they will fit in the bottle.Make sure you dont flare the ends out as it will takecup more space. put in the bottle! Th...
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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:20:16 PDT
Mini pocket cut kit! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Pocket-Cut-Kit/
Mini pocket cut kit! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/HDNO/IU3PW7DY/FLNHDNOIU3PW7DY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/HDNO/IU3PW7DY/FLNHDNOIU3PW7DY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/HDNO/IU3PW7DY/FLNHDNOIU3PW7DY.SMALL.jpg saige hill Today i will show you how to make a mini bandaid and alcohol wipe kit with an inhaler. what you need! All you need is :-band aid-alcohol wipe- nose inhaler step one! Gently pull of the nose sniffing BARREL part and remove the oil bud.now roll up a bandaid and push it into the barrel, make sur...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 00:23:57 PDT
DIY Portable Solar Cooker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-Solar-Cooker/
DIY Portable Solar Cooker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/PVJV/ITW38S5W/FG1PVJVITW38S5W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/PVJV/ITW38S5W/FG1PVJVITW38S5W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/PVJV/ITW38S5W/FG1PVJVITW38S5W.SMALL.jpg adriane_macer This project will make a solar cooker that can be carry even inside the lunch box. With this item, cooking under the sun can be easily done. This is helpful in hiking and camping. Mrepare the materials * dark bottle* glass cutter* candle* ice* plastic bottle* double adhesive tape (thick)* double ...
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 21:49:51 PDT
clothes line in a bottle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Clothes-Line-in-a-Bottle/
clothes line in a bottle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/HWKQ/ITZ96HBT/FNTHWKQITZ96HBT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/HWKQ/ITZ96HBT/FNTHWKQITZ96HBT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/HWKQ/ITZ96HBT/FNTHWKQITZ96HBT.SMALL.jpg saige hill me and my family were camping on the coast, and with having going through tons of cloths we forgot to bring a clothes line, but we couldn't fit one in the car so this sparked my idea!today we will be making a cool camping life hack.for the clothsline in a bottle you will need:12mm drill bit - or th...
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Thu, 6 Oct 2016 23:43:50 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
Acid Blackened Custom Hunting Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Acid-Blackened-Custom-Hunting-Knife/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 10:19:17 PDT
Plow Disk Wok. http://www.instructables.com/id/Plow-Disk-Wok/
Plow Disk Wok. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/RT6U/ISCC2Z4Q/FJ7RT6UISCC2Z4Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/RT6U/ISCC2Z4Q/FJ7RT6UISCC2Z4Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/RT6U/ISCC2Z4Q/FJ7RT6UISCC2Z4Q.SMALL.jpg Joshuat5 If you love outdoor cooking you'll want one of these plow disk woks. Easy to cook just about anything you could want,Fajitas, stir fry, burgers, steaks, eggs, breakfast burritos, etc. Stores easily, and is easily portable. Over all cost $8 to $45. I hope you enjoy this plow disk wok or as I've heard...
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 20:37:02 PDT
Ultra-light Insulated Backpacking Mug for 20 CENTS! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-light-Insulated-Backpacking-Mug-for-20-CENTS/
Ultra-light Insulated Backpacking Mug for 20 CENTS! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/EV5P/ISCBZKEH/FV1EV5PISCBZKEH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/EV5P/ISCBZKEH/FV1EV5PISCBZKEH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/EV5P/ISCBZKEH/FV1EV5PISCBZKEH.SMALL.jpg Niii Pawww This sturdy mug will keep your beverages cool or hot without the hassle of carrying around a 2 pound cup. Now, you can carry around a one-ounce mug for a backpacking trip, or a trip to a coffee shop so you can drink in style. Supplies You will need:packaging foamDuct tape,1 12 oz soda can,1 25 oz...
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 20:23:06 PDT
Simple Cardboard fire starter from a tuna can(Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fire-Starter-From-a-Tuna-CanVideo/
Simple Cardboard fire starter from a tuna can(Video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/A5UO/ISCBPNI7/FTRA5UOISCBPNI7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/A5UO/ISCBPNI7/FTRA5UOISCBPNI7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/A5UO/ISCBPNI7/FTRA5UOISCBPNI7.SMALL.jpg MiiBooth In this project I'm going to show you how to make a simple and very effective fire starter that can last for long hours and is highly wind resistant.If you don't prefer to read, you can skip it and watch the video instead where I have explained all the steps in detail. If you do, then continue read...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 12:09:42 PDT
DIY Hammock Underquilt/Sleeping Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hammock-UnderquiltSleeping-Bag/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 17:36:32 PDT
Mountain Bike "Pack Mule" http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Bike-Storage/
Mountain Bike "Pack Mule" - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/O0W7/ISCB6983/FRMO0W7ISCB6983.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/O0W7/ISCB6983/FRMO0W7ISCB6983.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/O0W7/ISCB6983/FRMO0W7ISCB6983.SMALL.jpg OutdoorsGuy If your someone who enjoys biking, camping, fishing, or just being outdoors, you've likely dealt with the problem of storage. Its the problem of wanting to bike through the woods to your favorite camping destination to enjoy a relaxing day out on the lake, fishing to your heart's content... but you ...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:33:00 PDT
Backpacking Tips and Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpacking-Tips-and-Tricks/
Backpacking Tips and Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/YV52/HJKBXA2J/FZXYV52HJKBXA2J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/YV52/HJKBXA2J/FZXYV52HJKBXA2J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/YV52/HJKBXA2J/FZXYV52HJKBXA2J.SMALL.jpg ben maisel Backpacking in the wilderness can be some of the most exhilarating and satisfying experiences of your life. A sense of wonder and curiosity, combined with heightened senses and just a hint of danger make it a habit worth getting addicted to. Nothing can replicate the satisfaction of being in the wil...
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 15:14:42 PDT
Roof Rack Shower for Outdoor Activities http://www.instructables.com/id/Roof-Rack-Shower-for-Outdoor-Activities/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:53:29 PDT
Camp Sink - Temporary Hand Washing Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Sink-Temporary-Hand-Washing-Station/
Camp Sink - Temporary Hand Washing Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/GD08/ISCAXW9H/F68GD08ISCAXW9H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/GD08/ISCAXW9H/F68GD08ISCAXW9H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/GD08/ISCAXW9H/F68GD08ISCAXW9H.SMALL.jpg WaterWorksLife This project was inspired by a number of camp sinks available commercially or as DIY projects. A recent camping trip with friends uncovered a need to make our site a little bit more civilized for hand washing and brushing teeth.Let's face it together - sanitation, hygiene, and food safety are still...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:48:01 PDT
Solar Charging phone charger on steroids. Intro and parts. http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Charging-Phone-Charger-on-Steroids-Intro-and/
Solar Charging phone charger on steroids. Intro and parts. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/ALUW/ISCALEC4/FTTALUWISCALEC4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/ALUW/ISCALEC4/FTTALUWISCALEC4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/ALUW/ISCALEC4/FTTALUWISCALEC4.SMALL.jpg ThriftStore Hacker Visit my YouTube for all of my hacks and videos. Don't forget to SUBCRIBE!!!!! Thriftstore Hacker on YouTubeWhen at the lake, out in the field, camping, picnicking, or have a power outage a backup battery to charge your phone is a great thing to have. Most backup batteries you can buy over the coun...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 21:06:13 PDT
Tree Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-Platform/
Tree Platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/P4OI/ISB3QC7E/F1MP4OIISB3QC7E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/P4OI/ISB3QC7E/F1MP4OIISB3QC7E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/P4OI/ISB3QC7E/F1MP4OIISB3QC7E.SMALL.jpg alexsmaf Hey guys,As most of you probably have, I've always dreamed of having a tree house and I never stopped dreaming about it! It's very important to live in the real world but it's even more important to never stop dreaming...as someone once said something like this: Never stop dreaming! No one can ever ...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:46:27 PDT
Family Hammock made from recycled flags http://www.instructables.com/id/Family-Hammock-Made-From-Recycled-Flags/
Family Hammock made from recycled flags - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/BPMI/ISCBLO6A/F2SBPMIISCBLO6A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/BPMI/ISCBLO6A/F2SBPMIISCBLO6A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/BPMI/ISCBLO6A/F2SBPMIISCBLO6A.SMALL.jpg thijsv Summer is almost over, but not before they surprised us here with a nice week of hot weather. The perfect conditions to take a break, look for some shade and relax in a hammock. If you have one, hmmm. Not the case. A quick search through the attic later and I got a bag of old flags and a bunch of pa...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:08:23 PDT
Tomahawk Survival Axe (that opens beers!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tomahawk-Survival-Axe-that-Opens-Beers/
Tomahawk Survival Axe (that opens beers!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/HY7D/IRXTBGEE/F61HY7DIRXTBGEE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/HY7D/IRXTBGEE/F61HY7DIRXTBGEE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/HY7D/IRXTBGEE/F61HY7DIRXTBGEE.SMALL.jpg Benne Hi fellow Makers,This summer I went on a 5 week camping trip to the Alps with some friends. We went rock climbing and mountaineering and had lots of fun. On this trip I found out that I forgot one very important tool: an axe. We really like to build camp fires and drink beer after a long day of clim...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 11:51:24 PDT
Make your own charcoal at home (Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Charcoal-at-Home-Video/
Make your own charcoal at home (Video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/MRA3/IRXTKCVS/FWGMRA3IRXTKCVS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/MRA3/IRXTKCVS/FWGMRA3IRXTKCVS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/MRA3/IRXTKCVS/FWGMRA3IRXTKCVS.SMALL.jpg MiiBooth In this project I'm going to show you how to make your own charcoal from junk wood at home for free.If you don't prefer to read, you can skip it and watch the video instead where I have explained all the steps in detail. If you do, then continue reading the written steps along with pictures in the f...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 10:50:23 PDT
Cooking a Half-boiled Egg in a Shoe Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Cooking-a-Half-boiled-Egg-in-a-Shoe-Box/
Cooking a Half-boiled Egg in a Shoe Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/IKQ3/IRX4RK8C/FG2IKQ3IRX4RK8C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/IKQ3/IRX4RK8C/FG2IKQ3IRX4RK8C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/IKQ3/IRX4RK8C/FG2IKQ3IRX4RK8C.SMALL.jpg IbniH This is an instructable of cooking a half-boiled egg in the sun (just for having fun because the weather here lately is full of sunshine and ... so hot!). Items that you'll need Items An egg A mason jar A shoe box Aluminium foil Tools Scissor A pair of cooking gloves A...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 02:15:53 PDT
Wacky Walking Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Wacky-Walking-Sticks/
Wacky Walking Sticks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/7ZI1/IRSHMB2V/FEX7ZI1IRSHMB2V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/7ZI1/IRSHMB2V/FEX7ZI1IRSHMB2V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/7ZI1/IRSHMB2V/FEX7ZI1IRSHMB2V.SMALL.jpg chadovision This Instructable is brought to you by my 7 year old son. (His very first one)He loves walking sticks and he loves making them wacky even more. When he saw that there was an Outdoor related contest he said “Dad I need to do an Instructable of my walking sticks”.He will spend hours working on walking...
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 19:40:14 PDT
10 Camping Trailers for Your Next Adventure http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Trailers-for-Your-Next-Adventure/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/8N6V/IRRRST5O/FCX8N6VIRRRST5O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/8N6V/IRRRST5O/FCX8N6VIRRRST5O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/8N6V/IRRRST5O/FCX8N6VIRRRST5O.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx "Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind." —SenecaThe time to explore the world is now! You only live once.Here are 10 camping trailers that'll make your trip a bit more comfortable. Teardrop Trailer How to build a DIY Micro Camper DIY Micro Camper Teardrop Travel Trail...
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 08:05:32 PDT
Easy Homeade 6 Minute Lasting Firelighters http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Homeade-6-Minute-Lasting-Firelighters/
Easy Homeade 6 Minute Lasting Firelighters - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/RRZL/IRO1FV1K/FKERRZLIRO1FV1K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/RRZL/IRO1FV1K/FKERRZLIRO1FV1K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/RRZL/IRO1FV1K/FKERRZLIRO1FV1K.SMALL.jpg niosey03 These firelighters are ideal for those moments when you need to start the fine but realize you have no firelighters !They are easily made from newspaper and last 6 minutes. They are perfect for camping on just lighting a fire at home ! What You need Any sized sheet of newspaper. - Fold Newspa...
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 07:53:21 PDT
Jet/Alcohol Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/JetAlcohol-Stove/
Jet/Alcohol Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/78RB/IRO1DMAG/F5X78RBIRO1DMAG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/78RB/IRO1DMAG/F5X78RBIRO1DMAG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/78RB/IRO1DMAG/F5X78RBIRO1DMAG.SMALL.jpg BOMB91 This a great little stove for camping or in a survival situation. they are a fun little project that takes no time at all and could save your life Materials To start off you will need the following things:Two aluminium cans of your choice, They both need to be the same size and in perfect conditi...
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 17:38:01 PDT
Kayak Rack - Custom and Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Kayak-Rack-Custom-and-Cheap/
Kayak Rack - Custom and Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/VTHA/IRLQQKQT/FB9VTHAIRLQQKQT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/VTHA/IRLQQKQT/FB9VTHAIRLQQKQT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/VTHA/IRLQQKQT/FB9VTHAIRLQQKQT.SMALL.jpg chadovision I needed an inexpensive custom way to transport my kayaks on the top of my new to me tent trailer. You can buy kits to transport kayaks, but they come with cheap straps and only one shape. I always use ratchet straps to tie down my boats, never the pull straps or simply ropes, they are just way mor...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 13:12:57 PDT
Recycled Coke Can Popcorn Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Coke-Can-Popcorn-Maker/
Recycled Coke Can Popcorn Maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/LZN1/IRC6S68C/FALLZN1IRC6S68C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/LZN1/IRC6S68C/FALLZN1IRC6S68C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/LZN1/IRC6S68C/FALLZN1IRC6S68C.SMALL.jpg deba168 [ Play Video ]Sometimes you're stuck in the middle of the deep forest during your camping, with some unpopped corn kernels, and nothing to pop them with. Luckily, with a coke can and a multi functional Army knife, you can be on your way to Popcorn Town.Popcorn is a favourite snack food for all duri...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 10:24:44 PDT
Multi-Function Walking Stick II - Storage Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Function-Walking-Stick-II-Storage-Compart/
Multi-Function Walking Stick II - Storage Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/Z031/G1BB7VY2/FC1Z031G1BB7VY2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/Z031/G1BB7VY2/FC1Z031G1BB7VY2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/Z031/G1BB7VY2/FC1Z031G1BB7VY2.SMALL.jpg hpstoutharrow Add Decorative and Functional Copper Ends to a Hiking Staff.This is Part 2 in the Multi-Function Walking Stick Instructables series.The original Multi-Function Walking Stick Instructable describes how to make a Hiking Staff that converts into a Camp Stool.Part 1 can be found here: http://www.instruc...
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Sat, 14 Nov 2009 17:52:41 PST
Tent Cleaning for Lazy People http://www.instructables.com/id/Tent-Cleaning-for-Lazy-People/
Tent Cleaning for Lazy People - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/8WWE/IR5MVMOR/FEP8WWEIR5MVMOR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/8WWE/IR5MVMOR/FEP8WWEIR5MVMOR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/8WWE/IR5MVMOR/FEP8WWEIR5MVMOR.SMALL.jpg T2rtle Life is always better with a roof over your head. Especially in the great outdoors. Therefore, the maintenance of any shelter is extremely important. Here’s how I keep my tent neverDirtyMostlyClean…Wtf it’s not even my tent Precautions against mold n'stuff Never leave a wet tent in its bag after ...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:14:33 PDT
DIY Flat-Pack Collapsible Cooking Skewers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Flat-Pack-Collapsible-Cooking-Skewers/
DIY Flat-Pack Collapsible Cooking Skewers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/0PDW/IQYT4L8L/F3U0PDWIQYT4L8L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/0PDW/IQYT4L8L/F3U0PDWIQYT4L8L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/0PDW/IQYT4L8L/F3U0PDWIQYT4L8L.SMALL.jpg DylanD581 A great meal shared with family and friends in the outdoors is an awesome experience! But lugging around the heavy equipment is not awesome. Cooking over a fire with skewers i a fun and easy option! But if you've ever roasted marshmallows over the campfire before, you know that being close to the fi...
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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 09:04:32 PDT
From Trash to Fish http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Trash-to-Fish/
From Trash to Fish - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/57DP/IQYT4ZBQ/FGM57DPIQYT4ZBQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/57DP/IQYT4ZBQ/FGM57DPIQYT4ZBQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/57DP/IQYT4ZBQ/FGM57DPIQYT4ZBQ.SMALL.jpg sfelan Hello To All. This is my first time at this, so bare with me.My name is Seth and I'm going to show you how to turn, “Trash into Treasure!”I'm going to show you how to make a fishing experience memorable. This includes making your own fishing pole and putting together basic equipment from discarded...
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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:59:19 PDT
Cook Using Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Cook-Using-Your-Car/
Cook Using Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/PNVZ/IQYTPWAH/F82PNVZIQYTPWAH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/PNVZ/IQYTPWAH/F82PNVZIQYTPWAH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/PNVZ/IQYTPWAH/F82PNVZIQYTPWAH.SMALL.jpg firefightermeyer Cook using your car? Sure can! This is a great way to have hot food ready on your next trip or camping adventure. The cook time will vary with the temperature under your hood and what you are cooking. You can certainly cook anything you like, but today I will be cooking Rosemary Beef with Garlic.You...
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:12:42 PDT
Personable Planter Pants http://www.instructables.com/id/Personable-Planter-Pants/
Personable Planter Pants - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/O59K/IQXDYAO9/FEOO59KIQXDYAO9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/O59K/IQXDYAO9/FEOO59KIQXDYAO9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/O59K/IQXDYAO9/FEOO59KIQXDYAO9.SMALL.jpg milesnorth So...... if you are like me, you are bound to have a lot of "extra" things laying around. Projects that will one day make it to the front of your "to do" list. This is a great one if you have a pile of clothing headed to the thrift store, and need a good use for those old plastic recyclabl...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 19:47:46 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Sail Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Sail-Tent/
Sail Tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Collapsible Camping/emergency Stove. http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Campingemergency-Stove/
Collapsible Camping/emergency Stove. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/TTCU/IQV7JV6C/FE4TTCUIQV7JV6C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/TTCU/IQV7JV6C/FE4TTCUIQV7JV6C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/TTCU/IQV7JV6C/FE4TTCUIQV7JV6C.SMALL.jpg hispanickausinpanik A collapsible, and lightweight emergency/camping/survival stove that uses wood OR alcohol. It also utilizes a 3-leg design for stability and the walls work as a wind block when pushed lower into the ground. Supplies and Tools. About a year ago I decided to make a wind block/stove for a penny stov...
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 06:09:09 PDT