Instructables: exploring - outside - cool - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:31:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Bicycle Paint Job http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Paint-Job/
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 07:05:46 PDT
the hammock hut: a easy to make hammock rain-fly http://www.instructables.com/id/hammock-camping-the-complete-guide-to-camping-usi/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2009 08:54:51 PDT
Easy paracord bin lid lifter, for use from a height! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-paracord-bin-lid-lifter-for-use-from-a-height/
Easy paracord bin lid lifter, for use from a height! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/IAKC/HS9YD1Z6/FW3IAKCHS9YD1Z6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/IAKC/HS9YD1Z6/FW3IAKCHS9YD1Z6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/IAKC/HS9YD1Z6/FW3IAKCHS9YD1Z6.SMALL.jpg JM1999 Hi to all the readers here! I am living in a high set house and have a hard time walking down the stairs with a large bag of rubbish so I came up with this solution; the system is tried and tested so if you can follow the instructions you can make it!! The problem OK, you have decided that y...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 22:24:03 PST
One Size Fits All Paracord Bracelet! http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Size-Fits-All-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:53:39 PST
Paracord Storage - Tangle Free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Storage-Tangle-Free/
Paracord Storage - Tangle Free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/V0ZT/HQV6HH83/F8RV0ZTHQV6HH83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/V0ZT/HQV6HH83/F8RV0ZTHQV6HH83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/V0ZT/HQV6HH83/F8RV0ZTHQV6HH83.SMALL.jpg trans4mation If you're reading this, you probably know just how awesome paracord is. However a struggle that has followed me around as long as I've used paracord, has been the tangles. Now, knots are cool, but only when you want them to be there. It's always been difficult for me to take my paracord on the road,...
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 09:03:23 PST
Side Burner Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Side-Burner-Can-Stove-1/
Side Burner Can Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/SUEB/HOSKU27L/FJ1SUEBHOSKU27L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/SUEB/HOSKU27L/FJ1SUEBHOSKU27L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/SUEB/HOSKU27L/FJ1SUEBHOSKU27L.SMALL.jpg charlieCG This is a side burner aluminum can stove. It combines several different designs I've seen online, with a couple touches of my own. I own several commercial backpacking stoves; the one I'll show you in this tutorial weighs significantly less than all of them. Anyone who has gone on an overnight campi...
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 09:00:09 PST
Survival Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Pen/
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:53:27 PDT
Simple Water Filter out of a Waterbottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Water-Filter-out-of-a-Waterbottle/
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Tue, 14 Aug 2012 16:39:53 PDT
Diy tandem http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-tandem/
Diy tandem - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/JNCG/HFSHFEPS/FPWJNCGHFSHFEPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/JNCG/HFSHFEPS/FPWJNCGHFSHFEPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/JNCG/HFSHFEPS/FPWJNCGHFSHFEPS.SMALL.jpg Gael - Tim Ok, to begin with I'm sorry about the limited amount of pictures taken during the actual build. I was a little bit too excited while building this to think of regularly taking pictures, some of you might know a little bit about this... So if the pictures don't make it clear enough, feel free to ask ...
By: Gael - Tim

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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 13:56:10 PDT
Wakeboard Winch http://www.instructables.com/id/Wakeboard-Winch/
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 09:22:04 PDT
Paracord Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Necklace/
Paracord Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/UDBE/GO6VAV03/F5GUDBEGO6VAV03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/UDBE/GO6VAV03/F5GUDBEGO6VAV03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/UDBE/GO6VAV03/F5GUDBEGO6VAV03.SMALL.jpg chewy3939 This is a necklace I made from 550 paracord. I had seen some necklaces that people made but they all seamed to big or not practical. I wanted something like a Phiten. So I searched the internet for a weave and came up with the 4 Strand Round Weave. I had never seen a paracord necklace made this way ...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2011 13:39:54 PDT
EXTREMELY Simple "Air Conditioning" http://www.instructables.com/id/EXTREMELY-Simple-Air-Conditioning/
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Sat, 9 Apr 2011 16:53:35 PDT
Personal Heater for the Winter http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Heater-for-the-Winter/
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Sun, 9 Jan 2011 20:03:46 PST
Snowsports Headphone Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Headphones-To-A-Toque-Great-For-Skiing-Snowb/
Snowsports Headphone Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/HIWJ/H9G11ODN/F5XHIWJH9G11ODN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/HIWJ/H9G11ODN/F5XHIWJH9G11ODN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/HIWJ/H9G11ODN/F5XHIWJH9G11ODN.SMALL.jpg M3G Earbuds and skiing or snowboarding; they just don't mix. After an hour or two your ears can start to hurt, and if the earbuds get dislodged your options are limited. You can try and worm your gloved hand up into your helmet to fix them, or you can remove your whole helmet. Since both options are pre...
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 17:25:13 PST
DIY Bicycle Chain Tensioner http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Chain-Tensioner/
DIY Bicycle Chain Tensioner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/N82M/H5IRUWT3/FCDN82MH5IRUWT3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/N82M/H5IRUWT3/FCDN82MH5IRUWT3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/N82M/H5IRUWT3/FCDN82MH5IRUWT3.SMALL.jpg GuitarGuyJames Chain tensioners and guides are often used in "extreme" mountain biking such as downhill, freeride, and fourcross. They are used to stop the chain from bouncing around and falling off. However, they are very expensive for a simple item, generally ranging from 30 to over 100 euros. This is a simple w...
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Mon, 6 Aug 2012 12:54:35 PDT
*New* Altoids Pocket Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Altoids-Pocket-Survival-Kit/
*New* Altoids Pocket Survival Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/CW4E/GZUB3UXO/FO4CW4EGZUB3UXO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/CW4E/GZUB3UXO/FO4CW4EGZUB3UXO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/CW4E/GZUB3UXO/FO4CW4EGZUB3UXO.SMALL.jpg MicahelRoss This is an update to my old survival kit I will be going more into detail with this one Read carefully because there is some good info. I know this kit isn't much but its better to have this then nothing. Enjoy~! Contents I have allot of stuff in a straw because i think its compact and water...
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Mon, 19 Mar 2012 18:05:11 PDT
Small-vival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-vival-Kit/
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By: trans4mation

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Wed, 10 Oct 2012 12:39:49 PDT
The (New) Sawtooth Paracord Bracelet Weave http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Sawtooth-Paracord-Bracelet-Weave/
The (New) Sawtooth Paracord Bracelet Weave - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/ZGB9/GOW47FF0/FO8ZGB9GOW47FF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/ZGB9/GOW47FF0/FO8ZGB9GOW47FF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/ZGB9/GOW47FF0/FO8ZGB9GOW47FF0.SMALL.jpg building king *Update*  I know you guys really want a video but I have been busy so I will let anybody make a video for this weave.  But make sure you reference me as the knot... designer(?) because I will hopefully make a new instructable and this time I will make the strings different colors thus causing less c...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2011 10:29:17 PDT
12 volt air conditioner http://www.instructables.com/id/12-volt-air-conditioner/
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Wed, 18 Apr 2012 10:31:26 PDT