Instructables: exploring - outside - cheap - fast http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 16:43:57 PST BLOX v1.01 $9 Emergency Phone Charger 10 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Harbor-Freight-Emergency-Camping-Phone-Charger-i/
$9 Emergency Phone Charger 10 minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/9PWV/I09LUBLA/FD59PWVI09LUBLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/9PWV/I09LUBLA/FD59PWVI09LUBLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/9PWV/I09LUBLA/FD59PWVI09LUBLA.SMALL.jpg More Cowbell Power off? Grid down? Hurricane? Tornado? Camping? Apocalypse? Cross eyed lumber jack down the street?I want to show you how to make a quick, simple and cheap DIY phone charger with basic tools and skills - anyone can do this. Shelf stable, clean - with no lead acid battery mess!I used $9 in pa...
By: More Cowbell

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:23:32 PDT
Bicycle Wheel Windmill http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Wheel-Windmill/
Bicycle Wheel Windmill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/CJW7/HXC4MPKC/F4HCJW7HXC4MPKC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/CJW7/HXC4MPKC/F4HCJW7HXC4MPKC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/CJW7/HXC4MPKC/F4HCJW7HXC4MPKC.SMALL.jpg gravityisweak Here is something that's fast, easy, and cheap and still works surprisingly well. A few years ago I learned about this while reading a research paper and decided to make one of my own. The video got quite popular, and now after way too long, I've finally gotten around to including it here!Materials...
By: gravityisweak

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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 16:23:13 PDT
Hellaflush Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Hellaflush-Skateboard/
Hellaflush Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/TJH8/HVL8E3EN/FGBTJH8HVL8E3EN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/TJH8/HVL8E3EN/FGBTJH8HVL8E3EN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/TJH8/HVL8E3EN/FGBTJH8HVL8E3EN.SMALL.jpg MarkYu This is no doubt the sickest project/thing I have ever made! This board is as low as a dime and looks awesome. Its idea was made to replicate the Hellaflush cars that were very, very low. If you have the tools to do this, it is definitely worth a try! I made this Instructable after I made my board s...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 21:22:06 PDT
How to shoot fast (Archery Tut) Lars Anderson technique! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-shoot-fast-Archery-Tut-Lars-Anderson-techni/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/7WD7/HQKYA2WD/F397WD7HQKYA2WD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/7WD7/HQKYA2WD/F397WD7HQKYA2WD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/7WD7/HQKYA2WD/F397WD7HQKYA2WD.SMALL.jpg Assassin Tube THE TOP ONE IS MY FIRST TIME TRYING THIS TECHNIQUE, THE BOTTOM ONE IS THE TUTORIAL ON HOW TO DO THE TECHNIQUE. 
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 16:56:59 PST
Spinning Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Kite/
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By: awesomecreations

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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 06:08:32 PDT
How to Make an Altoids Tin Biker's Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bikers-Survival-Kit/
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Tue, 30 Apr 2013 16:37:12 PDT
DIY Electric Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Skateboard/
DIY Electric Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/5NFS/HET1AMLI/FPO5NFSHET1AMLI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/5NFS/HET1AMLI/FPO5NFSHET1AMLI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/5NFS/HET1AMLI/FPO5NFSHET1AMLI.SMALL.jpg muskychd This is a VERY basic approach to making a cheep skateboard without having to know ALL of the mechanics involved.  I.e. mounting the motor, the chain linkage, frame, brakes, etc; all of that is pre-made into the scooter you will use.  The only additional parts I bought were: 2-9" MBS front wheels, MB...
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Tue, 9 Apr 2013 08:10:51 PDT
How to easily convert your bike into a snow bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-easily-convert-your-bike-into-a-snow-bike/
How to easily convert your bike into a snow bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/E475/HF23WKY3/FE4E475HF23WKY3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/E475/HF23WKY3/FE4E475HF23WKY3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/E475/HF23WKY3/FE4E475HF23WKY3.SMALL.jpg mykiscool Before I bring you to the materials list, I'd better cover my butt with a disclaimer. Disclaimer: I'm not responsible if anyone gets hurt during the construction or use of this product. I design and construct this product in a manner that I believe is safe, but as in everything accidents do happen,...
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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 13:54:51 PDT
Make a Wood Carrier that's a Cinch http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wood-Carrier-thats-a-Cinch/
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Thu, 3 May 2012 19:49:14 PDT
Make your own skate helmet decals. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-skate-helmet-decals/
Make your own skate helmet decals. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/GTYX/GYC4O1CX/FAXGTYXGYC4O1CX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/GTYX/GYC4O1CX/FAXGTYXGYC4O1CX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/GTYX/GYC4O1CX/FAXGTYXGYC4O1CX.SMALL.jpg sglider12 I love my helmet but the plain black it came in is just boring to me. I decided to fix that problem by making my own decals on the cheap. This is a super easy process and, if you don't mind the tape outline, it looks great. I personally like the tape. I think it adds in a great texture to it. BTW,...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2012 10:41:31 PST
concrete rocket stove http://www.instructables.com/id/concrete-rocket-stove/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/JIYP/GY6E0JOR/FW3JIYPGY6E0JOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/JIYP/GY6E0JOR/FW3JIYPGY6E0JOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/JIYP/GY6E0JOR/FW3JIYPGY6E0JOR.SMALL.jpg Tim Temple Here's a rocket stove that will outlast you, but it's cheap and easy to make.  But it takes sawing concrete...   I used a 7" diamond blade on a circular saw for the occasion. This takes three 8" x 8" x 8" blocks and a 8" x 16" x 1" slab for a base.  One block needs the side sawed out so it can make ...
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Sat, 4 Feb 2012 15:45:55 PST
mountain bike motor bike http://www.instructables.com/id/mountain-bike-motor-bike/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/Z2TU/GS3BBS6Q/FDFZ2TUGS3BBS6Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/Z2TU/GS3BBS6Q/FDFZ2TUGS3BBS6Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/Z2TU/GS3BBS6Q/FDFZ2TUGS3BBS6Q.SMALL.jpg BIGHAIRYDUDE this is my new motorbike and sorry there is no sound in the video i dont know why it must not have uploaded right but anyway here it is if you have any questions just ask
By: BIGHAIRYDUDE

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Sat, 3 Sep 2011 11:24:42 PDT
Backpack Pannier for Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-Pannier-for-Bicycle/
Backpack Pannier for Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/TTRO/GPBDIGVJ/FGNTTROGPBDIGVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/TTRO/GPBDIGVJ/FGNTTROGPBDIGVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/TTRO/GPBDIGVJ/FGNTTROGPBDIGVJ.SMALL.jpg mech.asn I have been trying to make my own pannier for some time now but wanted to avoid modifying my backpack and especially sewing. This instructable is what i came up with based on ideas I found elsewhere and here: Backpack-panniers-that-are-still-backpacks Parts : - Backpack - Over Door Hanger - Bungee ...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2011 17:11:43 PDT
The (New) Sawtooth Paracord Bracelet Weave http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Sawtooth-Paracord-Bracelet-Weave/
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By: building king

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Tue, 14 Jun 2011 10:29:17 PDT
Turn a Can Tab into a Survival Fish Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-bottle-tab-into-a-survival-fish-hook/
Turn a Can Tab into a Survival Fish Hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/N5NN/GO6VAB33/FKEN5NNGO6VAB33.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/N5NN/GO6VAB33/FKEN5NNGO6VAB33.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/N5NN/GO6VAB33/FKEN5NNGO6VAB33.SMALL.jpg McNoodle This is very easy and simple.  All the tools needed for this fish hook can be found on most multi tools.  It takes only a few minutes to create. Materials -can tab -file -wire cutters (or anything that can cut through metal) Shaping the hook Cut an opening in the bottom hole in the tab.  Make ...
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Mon, 30 May 2011 09:22:22 PDT
how to make the cheapest motorbike ever! http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-the-cheapest-motorbike-ever/
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By: BIGHAIRYDUDE

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Sun, 15 May 2011 12:34:42 PDT
hammock in 5 minutes. http://www.instructables.com/id/hammock-in-5-minutes/
hammock in 5 minutes. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/C22F/GLJ7G2NT/FXJC22FGLJ7G2NT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/C22F/GLJ7G2NT/FXJC22FGLJ7G2NT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/C22F/GLJ7G2NT/FXJC22FGLJ7G2NT.SMALL.jpg Rockser11 this Instructable shows one how to make a fully functional hammock in under 5 minutes with household supplies.  Materials Materials: Sheet (twin) knife (Or anything that cuts) 10 feet of rope. preparing the sheet cut the sheet in half lengthwise, or at about 2 1/2 ft from the edge if its not...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2011 13:54:30 PDT
no weld go kart evolution from day one http://www.instructables.com/id/no-weld-go-kart-evolution-from-day-one/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/TBTU/GKS0WA3J/F72TBTUGKS0WA3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/TBTU/GKS0WA3J/F72TBTUGKS0WA3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/TBTU/GKS0WA3J/F72TBTUGKS0WA3J.SMALL.jpg BIGHAIRYDUDE title says everything the videos don't
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Thu, 17 Mar 2011 11:04:15 PDT
Heavy-Duty (Blow-)Dart 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavy-Duty-Blow-Dart-101-The-Easiest-Instruct/
Heavy-Duty (Blow-)Dart 101 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/71Z0/GAPV3CJJ/FPI71Z0GAPV3CJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/71Z0/GAPV3CJJ/FPI71Z0GAPV3CJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/71Z0/GAPV3CJJ/FPI71Z0GAPV3CJJ.SMALL.jpg Guitar Guy Ahhhh, the joy of projectiles. With so many types, and so many varieties of each type, everybody has to enjoy at least one type. There are bullets, arrows, darts and more. Today, though, we'll be discussing one of the easiest to make- the dart (the dart in this Instructable can be both thrown by han...
By: Guitar Guy

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Thu, 24 Jun 2010 17:00:05 PDT
Filling Sandbags the Easy way, with Sandbag Tubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Filling-Sandbags-the-Easy-way-with-Sandbag-Tubes/
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Mon, 15 Mar 2010 20:04:53 PDT
Survival Bracelet II http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Bracelet-II/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2010 18:29:10 PST
A Light Fast Sled from Stuff I Found at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Light-Fast-Sled-from-Stuff-I-Found-at-Home/
A Light Fast Sled from Stuff I Found at Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/IOHU/G43EG87T/FWBIOHUG43EG87T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/IOHU/G43EG87T/FWBIOHUG43EG87T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/IOHU/G43EG87T/FWBIOHUG43EG87T.SMALL.jpg shiftyeyedbunny My First Instructable:  This sled is really fast, light and uses only things I found in my garage. Make It!  You will need: 1. Any old skateboard 2. Some plastic sheets (or similar) 3. A staplegun 4. Duct tape 5. Some spanners 6. Scissors 1. Take the wheels and trucks off the skateboard. 2. Put ...
By: shiftyeyedbunny

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Sun, 10 Jan 2010 13:16:04 PST
Orioles Orange Banquet http://www.instructables.com/id/Orioles-Orange-Banquet/
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By: kuhldad

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Sun, 3 Jan 2010 09:41:35 PST
Soporte casi instantáneo p/ reparar bici (Almost Instant bike repair stand) http://www.instructables.com/id/Soporte-casi-instantaacuteneo-p-reparar-bici-A/
Soporte casi instantáneo p/ reparar bici (Almost Instant bike repair stand) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/H2RD/FS8O1OIU/FI1H2RDFS8O1OIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/H2RD/FS8O1OIU/FI1H2RDFS8O1OIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/H2RD/FS8O1OIU/FI1H2RDFS8O1OIU.SMALL.jpg rimar2000 A veces necesito poner mi bicicleta "patas para arriba" sobre la mesa, pero las cosas que hay en el manubrio me lo dificultan. Hoy quise facilitarme el trabajo de una vez por todas. (Several times I needed to put my bike "upside down" on the table, but all the attachments that are in the handlebars ...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2009 16:54:32 PDT
PET Bottle Fish Trap (Trampa de PET para peces) http://www.instructables.com/id/FEC-FastEasyCheap-fish-trap-with-two-soda-bott/
PET Bottle Fish Trap (Trampa de PET para peces) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/KWCP/FQCTIOS6/FF8KWCPFQCTIOS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/KWCP/FQCTIOS6/FF8KWCPFQCTIOS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/KWCP/FQCTIOS6/FF8KWCPFQCTIOS6.SMALL.jpg rimar2000 When I was a boy (many, many years ago), I used to go fishing. But I was never an sportsman, I only fished for eating fresh fish at night. (Cuando yo era un muchacho -hace muchos, muchos años-, me gustaba ir a pescar. Pero yo nunca fui un deportista, pescaba solamente para comer pescado fresco a la...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2009 06:29:49 PST
Water Pistol Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Pistol-Upgrade/
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Fri, 11 Jan 2008 10:10:54 PST