Instructables: exploring - outside - camping - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 8 Feb 2016 11:24:56 PST BLOX v1.01 Homemade Fire Piston http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Fire-Piston/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 18:44:30 PST
EASY AND EFFECTIVE FIRE STARTERS!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-AND-EFFECTIVE-FIRE-STARTERS/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 20:33:02 PST
SUV MicroCamper - Fat Berta 3.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Skoda-Yeti-MicroCamper-Fat-Berta-30/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 10:55:52 PST
Propane Tank Wood Stove for $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Propane-Tank-Wood-Stove-for-5/
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 18:26:01 PST
Boot dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Boot-dryer/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 21:36:18 PST
The pocket grill http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pocket-Grill/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 08:14:57 PST
Building Campfires the Right Way (without fire starters or dangerous accelerants) http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Campfires-the-Right-Way-without-Fire-Star/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:43:02 PST
Recycled Toolbox Wood Stove For Under $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Toolbox-Wood-Stove-for-Under-20/
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 20:26:16 PST
Under $20 Rocket Stove/Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-20-Rocket-StoveHeater/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 20:32:15 PST
4WD draw system http://www.instructables.com/id/4WD-draw-system-A-work-in-progress/
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 09:18:28 PST
True Rock Climbing Day Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/True-Rock-Climbing-Day-Pack/
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 10:10:55 PDT
Urban EDC V2.0: This time it's personal! http://www.instructables.com/id/Urban-EDC-V20-This-Time-Its-Personal/
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 15:59:14 PST
Multi-hammock pitch kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-hammock-Pitch-Kit/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 14:12:03 PST
sun shade for travel trailer or rv, $70 http://www.instructables.com/id/sun-shade-for-travel-trailer-or-rv-70/
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Sun, 6 Dec 2015 16:07:23 PST
Building my cedar strip canoe http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-wood-strip-canoe/
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Fri, 4 Dec 2015 12:25:41 PST
TIN CAN ALCOHOL STOVE http://www.instructables.com/id/TIN-CAN-ALCOHOL-STOVE/
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 18:05:49 PST
How to Replace a Tent Pole Shock Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-a-Tent-Pole-Shock-Cord/
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Fri, 20 Nov 2015 14:52:14 PST
Ultralight clear tarp tent (2P) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultralight-clear-tarp-tent-2P/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 21:00:48 PST
Portable / flatpack fire basket http://www.instructables.com/id/Portableflatpack-firebasket/
Portable / flatpack fire basket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/6T6M/IIGED3KV/FBJ6T6MIIGED3KV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/6T6M/IIGED3KV/FBJ6T6MIIGED3KV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/6T6M/IIGED3KV/FBJ6T6MIIGED3KV.SMALL.jpg aaron.verlooy Hi!I am Aaron, Industrial Product design student at HOwest in Kortrijk, Belgium. For this assignment we had to make a Flat packed object of our choice.In this instructable i will explain howto make this Flatpack/Portable firebasket.Altough I must admit not having made everything myself since i dont ...
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 16:15:08 PST
Tent Trailer Roof Re-build http://www.instructables.com/id/Tent-Trailer-Roof-Re-build/
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 14:52:24 PST
6 wrist watch survival hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/6-wrist-watch-survival-hacks/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 09:01:53 PST
AMMO CAN STOVE USES 3 TYPES OF FUEL http://www.instructables.com/id/AMMO-CAN-STOVE-USES-3-TYPES-OF-FUEL/
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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 13:36:12 PDT
Ultimate Paracord Bracelet Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Paracord-Bracelet-Survival-Kit/
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Thu, 29 Oct 2015 12:34:52 PDT
Turtle Barbecue: The cleaner,healthier barbecue http://www.instructables.com/id/Turtle-Barbecue-The-cleanerhealthier-barbecue/
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 13:35:07 PDT
Camping Muffin Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpacking-Muffin-Maker-Survival-in-Style/
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 10:32:12 PDT
Car Camping in a Compact Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Camping-in-a-Compact-Car/
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Thu, 22 Oct 2015 12:44:32 PDT
My daily survival kit! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-daily-survival-kit/
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Tue, 20 Oct 2015 04:33:18 PDT
How to make a Leather Handle for a walking stick http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Leather-Handle-for-a-walking-stick/
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Sun, 18 Oct 2015 07:13:07 PDT
Camp for FREE in National Forests http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-camp-for-FREE-in-National-Forests/
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Sun, 4 Oct 2015 14:54:23 PDT
Build Your Own Teardrop Camping Trailer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Teardrop-Camping-Trailer/
Build Your Own Teardrop Camping Trailer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/URIG/IEY3710H/FBYURIGIEY3710H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/URIG/IEY3710H/FBYURIGIEY3710H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/URIG/IEY3710H/FBYURIGIEY3710H.SMALL.jpg ppeters0502 While preparing for my wedding this past June, I started planning a trip for our honeymoon. We thought about doing an old-fashioned great American road trip, but wanted something a little more comfortable to stay in than a tent. While planning some of the places we would be visiting, I started to lo...
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 16:46:45 PDT
4 Days Camping - No Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Days-Camping-No-Cooler/
4 Days Camping - No Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/QLLG/IEV83T46/FJGQLLGIEV83T46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/QLLG/IEV83T46/FJGQLLGIEV83T46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/QLLG/IEV83T46/FJGQLLGIEV83T46.SMALL.jpg chadovision Me and my family of four went back country camping for four days and five nights. Backpacked and canoed to an island where we stayed for the entire time with no cooler. We purchased no food that would spoil without a cooler. We pumped our water from the lake and lived cooler free. This saved so much...
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Tue, 22 Sep 2015 03:52:50 PDT
Waterproof Pouches, Almost Free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Pouches-Almost-Free/
Waterproof Pouches, Almost Free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/GTOR/IESTU8HE/FY3GTORIESTU8HE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/GTOR/IESTU8HE/FY3GTORIESTU8HE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/GTOR/IESTU8HE/FY3GTORIESTU8HE.SMALL.jpg Machete Bushcraft Australia Super Simple DIY Waterproof Pouches that cost next to nothing to make!Welcome to our first Instructable. We are ‘long time listeners, first time callers’ and it’s about time we put something back in the mix.OK, before we begin they are pretty darn waterproof if you take your time and make the fancy ...
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 17:27:43 PDT
How to Make a Fire with Wet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Fire-with-Wet-Wood/
How to Make a Fire with Wet Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/XIGD/IEOP5KVG/FKMXIGDIEOP5KVG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/XIGD/IEOP5KVG/FKMXIGDIEOP5KVG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/XIGD/IEOP5KVG/FKMXIGDIEOP5KVG.SMALL.jpg Captain MacTavish It's rained, what are you going to do now? How are going to make a fire? Well, it's simple. Just follow my lead. Get your wood Find some reasonably wet wood, not some you found floating in the water. Then you're going to put it into a pile. Start Shaving Once you find some wood, if you break i...
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 16:33:34 PDT
Custom Graphic Leather Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Graphic-Leather-Knife-Sheath/
Custom Graphic Leather Knife Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/CRDT/IEN4Q2FA/FX8CRDTIEN4Q2FA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/CRDT/IEN4Q2FA/FX8CRDTIEN4Q2FA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/CRDT/IEN4Q2FA/FX8CRDTIEN4Q2FA.SMALL.jpg Corasaurus Rex When out in the bush a knife like this Buck Knife is one of the most important items you can have. Not only does a knife come in handy for cutting and keeping you safe but a single blade like this one can be used as a hatchet as well buy striking it with a solid stick when its pressed up against a ...
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Wed, 16 Sep 2015 13:05:49 PDT
Pace Counter Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Pace-Counter-Bracelet/
Pace Counter Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/IFRT/IEID6IH4/F24IFRTIEID6IH4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/IFRT/IEID6IH4/F24IFRTIEID6IH4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/IFRT/IEID6IH4/F24IFRTIEID6IH4.SMALL.jpg TexasEngineer NOTE: I am entering this instructable in the Remix 2.0 contest. So, if you liked this, please vote for me. Thanks! Now that this little piece of shamless self promotion is out of the way, let us proceed...This project is based off of the "Pace Counter Beads" or "Ranger Beads" that are used in the mi...
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 10:32:48 PDT
3D Printed Pocket Fishing Rod http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Pocket-Fishing-Rod/
3D Printed Pocket Fishing Rod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/8INX/IEIDAVI0/FCM8INXIEIDAVI0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/8INX/IEIDAVI0/FCM8INXIEIDAVI0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/8INX/IEIDAVI0/FCM8INXIEIDAVI0.SMALL.jpg 1nxtmonster. This handy 3D printable fishing rod can fit in a pocket and is great for camping or hiking. It has a hollow handle with threaded cap for storing hooks and lures so that you can always be prepared. Print The Parts There are 4 parts to the fishing rod; the handle, the spool, the crank, and the thr...
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 19:10:42 PDT
Glamping Tips and Tricks - How One Family Does It http://www.instructables.com/id/Glamping-Tips-and-Tricks-How-One-family-Does-It/
Glamping Tips and Tricks - How One Family Does It - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/5Z6X/IEA9HHRZ/FZK5Z6XIEA9HHRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/5Z6X/IEA9HHRZ/FZK5Z6XIEA9HHRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/5Z6X/IEA9HHRZ/FZK5Z6XIEA9HHRZ.SMALL.jpg craftycounterpart Glamping. Before the term was hijacked to become the act of staying in a 4-star tree house overlooking a volcano on the grounds of a Four Seasons resort, it was simply the term used by regular campers who like to bring a bit of glamour/luxury along with them on their camping trips. A few creature co...
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 18:44:01 PDT
Camp Cooler Breakfast Bricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Cooler-Breakfast-Bricks/
Camp Cooler Breakfast Bricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/582B/IEAB4C1P/F5L582BIEAB4C1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/582B/IEAB4C1P/F5L582BIEAB4C1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/582B/IEAB4C1P/F5L582BIEAB4C1P.SMALL.jpg kaymess When I have the time, my favorite way to bring food on a camping trip is in sealed frozen form. I call them "Bricks" and they're great for simple meals, with little planning and little to no clean up, and they help to keep everything in your cooler cold. These breakfast bricks are a great way to get...
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 20:25:38 PDT
Semi-Bivy: Keep your sleeping bag dry and warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Semi-Bivy-Keep-your-sleeping-bag-dry-and-warmer/
Semi-Bivy: Keep your sleeping bag dry and warmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/W5G7/IG5GJUQS/FNJW5G7IG5GJUQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/W5G7/IG5GJUQS/FNJW5G7IG5GJUQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/W5G7/IG5GJUQS/FNJW5G7IG5GJUQS.SMALL.jpg Heeboore If you have an tent that has lost or never had sufficient waterproofing on the bottom, then you probably know how unpleasant it is to wake up in the middle of the night and discover that you are sleeping in a puddle. The Semi-Bivy provides an completely waterproof layer that also provides insulation...
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 20:09:33 PDT
Altoids Survival Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Candles-Altoids-Fire-Starters/
Altoids Survival Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/M5HF/IDFSL2GZ/FIRM5HFIDFSL2GZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/M5HF/IDFSL2GZ/FIRM5HFIDFSL2GZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/M5HF/IDFSL2GZ/FIRM5HFIDFSL2GZ.SMALL.jpg gareauk Making The Candle Mold What you'll need:- Egg Carton- Pens or pencils (something to use for a mold)- Water- Blender Rip The Egg Carton Into Shreds Place Shreds Into Blend null Add Water And Blend Blend until the egg carton is pretty fine and mushy. It should resemble a paste. If it's...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 20:24:45 PDT
ultimate Survival DIY kit guide http://www.instructables.com/id/ultimate-Survival-DIY-kit-guide/
ultimate Survival DIY kit guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/C36D/IE7J6SQG/F4HC36DIE7J6SQG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/C36D/IE7J6SQG/F4HC36DIE7J6SQG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/C36D/IE7J6SQG/F4HC36DIE7J6SQG.SMALL.jpg Tehemton Like millions others out there, I too confess to being a hardcore Bear Grylls fan. Always watch in awe as he performs death defying stunts in order to show us how to survive the extreme wilderness if we are unfortunate enough to get into such a situation.Inspired by him i undertake numerous solo tre...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 19:56:30 PDT
Glow in the dark guy lines (camping) http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-dark-guy-lines-camping/
Glow in the dark guy lines (camping) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/H8AR/IE7J3L19/FUPH8ARIE7J3L19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/H8AR/IE7J3L19/FUPH8ARIE7J3L19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/H8AR/IE7J3L19/FUPH8ARIE7J3L19.SMALL.jpg Barry Neeson Hi, In this instructable I'm going to show you how to make your guylines more visible in the dark.This is a really simple Instructable with the longest part being letting the guylines dry.Unfortunately, i cant show you them in action because my only camera is my iphone which wont pick up the glowing...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 02:00:46 PDT
Disaster pack: Urban edition, 50 shades of grey... http://www.instructables.com/id/Disaster-pack-Urban-edition-50-shades-of-grey/
Disaster pack: Urban edition, 50 shades of grey... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/OIE6/IE4DYUGF/FGEOIE6IE4DYUGF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/OIE6/IE4DYUGF/FGEOIE6IE4DYUGF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/OIE6/IE4DYUGF/FGEOIE6IE4DYUGF.SMALL.jpg 4WantofaNail This kit revolves around the "grey man" concept (Sorry no NC-17 content here) and was partially influenced by this ible here: http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Bug-Out-Bag-Gra...For those of you unfamiliar with the concept, the "grey man" is the ambiguous bystander. He (or she) doesn't stand out fr...
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 10:08:16 PDT
The Ultimate Survival Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Survival-Watch/
The Ultimate Survival Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/218L/IE18006W/FSL218LIE18006W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/218L/IE18006W/FSL218LIE18006W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/218L/IE18006W/FSL218LIE18006W.SMALL.jpg KyleTheCreator In this tutorial I'll show you how to make the ultimate 5-in-1 survival watch for around $20.00. This masculine gadget boasts five utilities: a watch with the date and time, a compass, a fire starter, a whistle, and a knife blade. Be prepared for whatever life/ nature throws at you by wearing this...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 21:00:32 PDT
Pitch a tent without poles http://www.instructables.com/id/Pitch-a-tent-without-poles-1/
Pitch a tent without poles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/3AH5/IDZSL0PQ/FKT3AH5IDZSL0PQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/3AH5/IDZSL0PQ/FKT3AH5IDZSL0PQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/3AH5/IDZSL0PQ/FKT3AH5IDZSL0PQ.SMALL.jpg jls99 Recently we camped with friends and the boys' tent came without poles. I did this out of necessity but it worked like a charm. In fact a small tent with no poles is now part of my hiking gear/ Go Bag (which you can see here), since it weighs very little. I apologize if this is way too obvious, but w...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:21:48 PDT
No Knead ''Stick Bread'' |Quick Recipe for Camping use http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Knead-Stick-Bread-Quick-Recipe-for-Camping-use/
No Knead ''Stick Bread'' |Quick Recipe for Camping use - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/EWIX/IDZSICVJ/FA1EWIXIDZSICVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/EWIX/IDZSICVJ/FA1EWIXIDZSICVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/EWIX/IDZSICVJ/FA1EWIXIDZSICVJ.SMALL.jpg Pheiso Nothing like the great taste of bread over embers....!This recipe is quick, easy to follow, and will give you a most wonderful bread we lovingly call ''Stick Bread'' because it is cooked over a stick.There are so many reasons to make your own dough!! It's easy, it tastes better, it is healthier, and...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:22:02 PDT
Lightweight LED bottle lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-lightweight-glamping-party-lights/
Lightweight LED bottle lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/KB9B/IE180ZAU/FPVKB9BIE180ZAU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/KB9B/IE180ZAU/FPVKB9BIE180ZAU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/KB9B/IE180ZAU/FPVKB9BIE180ZAU.SMALL.jpg thijsv Lightweight camping doesn't have to be boring and without style. This Instructable helps you to make your own 7 gram glamping lights to set a party atmosphere around your camping spot. All you need are some basic tools you find around the house, some electrical tape, colourful LEDs, coin cell batter...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:38:43 PDT
Twig Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Twig-Stove/
Twig Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/H91W/IDYP6DRW/FQRH91WIDYP6DRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/H91W/IDYP6DRW/FQRH91WIDYP6DRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/H91W/IDYP6DRW/FQRH91WIDYP6DRW.SMALL.jpg trike road poet Here is a new stove project that allows you to cook food, heat water, make coffee, or heat a small lean-to with nothing more then small wood twigs, bits of bark and scrap wood. Instead of cutting logs and splitting fire wood, you use the usually abundant small stuff and brush found in the undergrow...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 15:44:53 PDT
SaveAqua Washing Station http://www.instructables.com/id/SaveAqua-Washing-Station/
SaveAqua Washing Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/0ISU/IDYPBYUF/FEQ0ISUIDYPBYUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/0ISU/IDYPBYUF/FEQ0ISUIDYPBYUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/0ISU/IDYPBYUF/FEQ0ISUIDYPBYUF.SMALL.jpg SaveAquaTaps Hand washing is important no matter where you are, but it can be difficult to wash your hands when you are camping and there is no water infrastructure around. Using the SaveAqua tap you can make your own water dispenser by reusing containers.The benefits of using the SaveAqua tap;1.Operates without...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:20:43 PDT
Campsite Critter Catcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Campsite-Critter-Catcher/
Campsite Critter Catcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/L9KG/IDU2NYHF/FW3L9KGIDU2NYHF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/L9KG/IDU2NYHF/FW3L9KGIDU2NYHF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/L9KG/IDU2NYHF/FW3L9KGIDU2NYHF.SMALL.jpg Steve99and04 Every time we sit down to eat all the local flying creatures seem to see it as an open invitation to join us at the table. We've tried the citronella candles to ward the bugs away but still they come . . .So next step is to provide something more tempting from which they will not return . . . the Ca...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 13:59:07 PDT