Instructables: exploring - outside - diy - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:32:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/F7C/KDL5/ISAUR90O/F7CKDL5ISAUR90O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/KDL5/ISAUR90O/F7CKDL5ISAUR90O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/KDL5/ISAUR90O/F7CKDL5ISAUR90O.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
Weber BBQ Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Weber-BBQ-Table/
Weber BBQ Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/HA1A/ISAUOFIZ/FGKHA1AISAUOFIZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/HA1A/ISAUOFIZ/FGKHA1AISAUOFIZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/HA1A/ISAUOFIZ/FGKHA1AISAUOFIZ.SMALL.jpg BillT69 If your just not happy with a basic Weber or Performer and have a few weekends and couple $$ to spare, come along for a fun ride with wood, metal, tile & brick. Treat the wood and assemble the frame Before doing anything, I sat down on a sunny Saturday morning and stained all my wood. Waited a g...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:52:15 PDT
Mounting Solar Power Bank Without Bike Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Mounting-Solar-Power-Bank-Without-Bike-Mount/
Mounting Solar Power Bank Without Bike Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/CANF/IRXTNMI6/FP1CANFIRXTNMI6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/CANF/IRXTNMI6/FP1CANFIRXTNMI6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/CANF/IRXTNMI6/FP1CANFIRXTNMI6.SMALL.jpg IbniH This is an instructable of mounting solar power bank on bike using a rubber band. What you'll need. Parts5000mAh Solar Power Bank ($19.99 at Amazon.com https://www.amazon.com/Upow-5000mAh-Portable-Charg... ) A rubber bandBicycle The Band Firstly, I make a knot under the T joint handle bar. Th...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:43:37 PDT
Tomahawk Survival Axe (that opens beers!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tomahawk-Survival-Axe-that-Opens-Beers/
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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
DIY Wood Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Planter/
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 07:37:30 PDT
Easy File Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-File-Knife/
Easy File Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/VEAG/IRXSXLYP/FIFVEAGIRXSXLYP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/VEAG/IRXSXLYP/FIFVEAGIRXSXLYP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/VEAG/IRXSXLYP/FIFVEAGIRXSXLYP.SMALL.jpg milo_baker I picked up an old skinny file in a flea market and decided to make a knife from it, I did not want to have to heat treat it or put in hours of sanding, so I left the finish minimal and the blade cool as I ground it. It took about 2 days (including glue drying time) Design I drew up the design fr...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 02:07:49 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. Items Items An egg A mason jar A shoe boxAluminium foil Tools Scissor A pair of cooking gloves A lot of sunshine The Reflector Firstly, I cover the inside of the shoe box with the aluminium foil. I make sure that I cove...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 02:15:53 PDT
Easy Homeade 6 Minute Lasting Firelighters http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Homeade-6-Minute-Lasting-Firelighters/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 07:53:21 PDT
Wood Stump Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Stump-Stool/
Wood Stump Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/H063/IRLQIQBT/FNNH063IRLQIQBT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/H063/IRLQIQBT/FNNH063IRLQIQBT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/H063/IRLQIQBT/FNNH063IRLQIQBT.SMALL.jpg Anielskaanieladiy If you want to create wonderful place in your garden for relax and fun but you don't want to spend a lot of money or even any money for it, this tutorial is perfect for you ;-).I will show you how to create wood stump stool for almost free.It will be also very durable as you can see on photo :-) Y...
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 06:05:25 PDT
Carbon-Fiber Electric Skateboard Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/Carbon-Fiber-Electric-Skateboard-Deck/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 22:12:50 PDT
Safe Clasps for Bike Pannier Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-Clasps-for-Bike-Pannier-Bags/
Safe Clasps for Bike Pannier Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/0Y8R/IR6IXA8W/FWY0Y8RIR6IXA8W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/0Y8R/IR6IXA8W/FWY0Y8RIR6IXA8W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/0Y8R/IR6IXA8W/FWY0Y8RIR6IXA8W.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi If you are a cycling tourist you already know what to search in a good bike rack bag. It has to be waterproof, resistant, capacious, and is has to be fast and easy to fastening on the rack. Actually it's quite frustrating having to untie many straps in hidden places behind the bags, every time you n...
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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 09:29:24 PDT
Basic water filtration for survival http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Water-Filtration-for-Survival/
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:36:22 PDT
Luxurious Outdoor Shower - Part 4 [Door & Plumbing] http://www.instructables.com/id/Luxurious-Outdoor-Shower-Part-4-Door-Plumbing/
Luxurious Outdoor Shower - Part 4 [Door & Plumbing] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/DPC7/IR6INJY4/F3CDPC7IR6INJY4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/DPC7/IR6INJY4/F3CDPC7IR6INJY4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/DPC7/IR6INJY4/F3CDPC7IR6INJY4.SMALL.jpg Elias Stratakos This is the 4th and the last part of the Luxurious Outdoor Shower and in this instructable you'll see: How I made the "Door" and How I installed the "Plumbing". With a try square align the timbers in the corners. Also you can take a tape measure and check the length from the left side to be equa...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:14:07 PDT
DIY Flat-Pack Collapsible Cooking Skewers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Flat-Pack-Collapsible-Cooking-Skewers/
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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
Kayak Fishing Milkcrate http://www.instructables.com/id/Kayak-Fishing-Milkcrate/
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 14:42:58 PDT
Portable Folding Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Folding-Longboard/
Portable Folding Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/XDHJ/IQRJ8I5H/FXBXDHJIQRJ8I5H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/XDHJ/IQRJ8I5H/FXBXDHJIQRJ8I5H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/XDHJ/IQRJ8I5H/FXBXDHJIQRJ8I5H.SMALL.jpg Matt Carl Love riding your longboard skateboard but don't like carrying and traveling with it with because of the awkward and large size? Keep reading and I'll show you how to cut your longboard's size in half for traveling while keeping its nice and large wheel base for riding. I was able to convert my 42" b...
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 12:07:30 PDT
How to build Kubb (Viking Chess) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Kubb-Viking-Chess/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 08:39:13 PDT
Hammock stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammock-Stand-2/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 11:07:49 PDT
Leaves Vessel 100% Organic http://www.instructables.com/id/Leaves-Vessel-100-Organic/
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 16:48:39 PDT
Genius Portable Solar Swimming Pool Heater 1,04 k Watt Do It Yourself Heating Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Solar-Pool-Heater-104-K-Watt/
Genius Portable Solar Swimming Pool Heater 1,04 k Watt Do It Yourself Heating Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/K935/IQJ05D2I/FX4K935IQJ05D2I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/K935/IQJ05D2I/FX4K935IQJ05D2I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/K935/IQJ05D2I/FX4K935IQJ05D2I.SMALL.jpg andrefierens Ceramic pump 12 Volt/ 14 Watt, 5 meter head Connection set, plus 2 X100mm lengths 12mm Silicon Tubing Photovoltaic Portable Folding Panel 12 Volt/ 40 Watt 2 Blue tubes 32 mm x 100 cm PVC SANITARY elbow White 32MM 87° Adapter tube - reducer 32 mm / 10 mm ...
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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 06:08:12 PDT
DIY Herb Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Herb-Garden/
DIY Herb Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/QHHF/IQE1Z8QP/FYJQHHFIQE1Z8QP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/QHHF/IQE1Z8QP/FYJQHHFIQE1Z8QP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/QHHF/IQE1Z8QP/FYJQHHFIQE1Z8QP.SMALL.jpg thesassysparrow Each year we have a herb garden for our summer cooking and it is just about the most usefully wonderful thing we have ever done! Last year however we had it on our back steps and all the mangy cats that we have running around (we don’t know why they stick around, it must have something to do with th...
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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 11:59:26 PDT
Portable Cable run for dogs http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Cable-Run-for-Dogs/
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 20:59:42 PDT
Pallet + Vintage post = How to make a bee house http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Vintage-Post-How-to-Make-a-Bee-House/
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 06:13:59 PDT
How to make diving goggles fabric strap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Diving-Goggles-Fabric-Strap/
How to make diving goggles fabric strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/SUL7/IPZMH5K1/F7HSUL7IPZMH5K1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/SUL7/IPZMH5K1/F7HSUL7IPZMH5K1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/SUL7/IPZMH5K1/F7HSUL7IPZMH5K1.SMALL.jpg VGR101 Diving goggles usually have rubber strap which causes pulling of your hair while wearing and removing goggles which may lead to hairfall. In order to solve this problem I came up with this simple instructable in which you'll make a fabric strap for your goggles. Materials You'll need 1-Old swimm...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:48:27 PDT
Tea Cup Bird Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Tea-Cup-Bird-Feeder/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:21:22 PDT
Survival Wooden Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Wooden-Knife/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:57:09 PDT
Wine Cork Pirate Ships http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Cork-Pirate-Ships/
Wine Cork Pirate Ships - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/ZG9Y/IPY0L3TB/FGHZG9YIPY0L3TB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/ZG9Y/IPY0L3TB/FGHZG9YIPY0L3TB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/ZG9Y/IPY0L3TB/FGHZG9YIPY0L3TB.SMALL.jpg CyberJaws This is a great project to do at summer camp, in school, or any other place where kids are looking to be creative, learn, and have fun.These boats actually float and hold up well.You can improve on the basic design to make them more aerodynamic, less likely to capsized, or just get creative and make...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:37:46 PDT
DIY Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Longboard/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:37:08 PDT
Front wheel kryptonite bike lock hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Front-Wheel-Kryptonite-Bike-Lock-Hack/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 08:23:12 PDT
How to Make a DIY Tiki Torch From Snow Skis http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-DIY-Tiki-Torch-From-Snow-Skis/
How to Make a DIY Tiki Torch From Snow Skis - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/OY1O/IPQMDA25/F8NOY1OIPQMDA25.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/OY1O/IPQMDA25/F8NOY1OIPQMDA25.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/OY1O/IPQMDA25/F8NOY1OIPQMDA25.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife A pair of old skis from Habitat for Humanity ReStore is now a bold yellow tiki torch, ready for our next backyard party.Mark and I were challenged by our friends at Krylon to make a tiki torch from something out-of-the-ordinary. Materials Using unusual materials in new ways is my favorite way to ...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 07:03:44 PDT
DIY Bike LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-LED-Lights/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:38:08 PDT
6 Wheel Garden Wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Wheel-Garden-Wagon/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 18:21:01 PDT
Make Your Own Ski-pulk http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Ski-pulk/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 06:35:50 PDT
Replacing the Handlebar Tape on a Racing Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-Handlebar-Tape-on-a-Racing-Bike/
Replacing the Handlebar Tape on a Racing Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/NZIV/IPE6LCXE/F3WNZIVIPE6LCXE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/NZIV/IPE6LCXE/F3WNZIVIPE6LCXE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/NZIV/IPE6LCXE/F3WNZIVIPE6LCXE.SMALL.jpg AntonioM140 Got a new bike with no handle bar tape?Is your current Handle bar tape just degrading and gross? Got a retro road bike with crappy handle bar tape or foam that needs to be replaced?Need to make adjustments to cables that run under your current tape? (You probably know how to do this already...) ...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 13:45:25 PDT
DIY Garden Trellis http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Garden-Trellis/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 15:12:10 PDT
Skate or Plant! http://www.instructables.com/id/Skate-or-Plant/
Skate or Plant! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/A27Z/IP9RD689/F6JA27ZIP9RD689.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/A27Z/IP9RD689/F6JA27ZIP9RD689.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/A27Z/IP9RD689/F6JA27ZIP9RD689.SMALL.jpg Dylan Larsen These were great shoes. I tied them together a while ago and just threw them into a tree. I noticed some growth on them and had to put some flowers in them. These shoes gave me a great time skateboarding and now they are givingt back to the world long after the use they were made for faded. They jus...
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Sat, 11 Jun 2016 16:25:54 PDT
Bug Repellent Jar Torches http://www.instructables.com/id/Bug-Repellent-Jar-Torches/
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Sat, 11 Jun 2016 12:48:40 PDT
A (Removable) Cup Holder for Any Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Removable-Cup-Holder-for-Any-Chair/
A (Removable) Cup Holder for Any Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F04/3FFJ/IP76S47I/F043FFJIP76S47I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F04/3FFJ/IP76S47I/F043FFJIP76S47I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F04/3FFJ/IP76S47I/F043FFJIP76S47I.SMALL.jpg M3G The only thing better than relaxing outside on a hot day is relaxing outside on a hot day with a cold drink. But what happens when you want to put your drink down? I've suffered too much heartbreak from unsteady surfaces seemingly conspiring to spill my drink to put it on the ground and sadly, not e...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 12:46:45 PDT
another 0$ bike bottle holder, pipe based http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-0-Bike-Bottle-Holder-Pipe-Based/
another 0$ bike bottle holder, pipe based - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/2QMK/IOYDDT5Z/FXT2QMKIOYDDT5Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/2QMK/IOYDDT5Z/FXT2QMKIOYDDT5Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/2QMK/IOYDDT5Z/FXT2QMKIOYDDT5Z.SMALL.jpg thirschbuechler You don't want to give away hard-earned money for a bike bottle holder and don't consider other approaches to be rigid, durable or multi-functional enough? (i.e. wire+welding or coathanger)Then my pipe-based solution may be worth a look.What I like most about it is that it took only about 2h to cons...
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 07:08:34 PDT
Mason Bee Hive http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Bee-Hive/
Mason Bee Hive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/HVT6/IOVP63D9/FCQHVT6IOVP63D9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/HVT6/IOVP63D9/FCQHVT6IOVP63D9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/HVT6/IOVP63D9/FCQHVT6IOVP63D9.SMALL.jpg Dylan Larsen I have been into beekeeping for a bit of time now and thought that it would be great to add mason bees to the list. So i sat down and came up with this design for mason bees. Later on in the season I can take out what they seal up for next year and start up with leaf cutter bees. Design & Pre Fit...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 22:34:08 PDT
Make your own Rocket Cannon - Shoot 3D Printed Rockets over 100 FEET! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Rocket-Cannon-Shoot-3D-Printed-Rocke/
Make your own Rocket Cannon - Shoot 3D Printed Rockets over 100 FEET! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/B30G/IOU9PZGV/FA4B30GIOU9PZGV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/B30G/IOU9PZGV/FA4B30GIOU9PZGV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/B30G/IOU9PZGV/FA4B30GIOU9PZGV.SMALL.jpg austiwawa In this Instructable I will be showing you how to make this really cool rocket cannon. The cannon is made up mostly of schedule 40 PVC and has a similar design to a potato gun. Not only does this cannon shoot rockets, but it will also shoot anything else that you can fit inside of the barrel. This ...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 21:28:30 PDT
Double Rainbow Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Rainbow-Bracelet/
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Tue, 31 May 2016 11:19:54 PDT
Rechargeable Rocket Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Rechargeable-Rocket-Launcher/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 13:00:03 PDT
DIY Bicycle Turn Signal http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Turn-Signal/
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Sun, 29 May 2016 08:23:34 PDT
Pallet Herb Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Herb-Garden/
Pallet Herb Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/W938/IOOM2A8M/F7JW938IOOM2A8M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/W938/IOOM2A8M/F7JW938IOOM2A8M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/W938/IOOM2A8M/F7JW938IOOM2A8M.SMALL.jpg Jeslack I have created this stand up pallet herb garden, but you can really plant anything in there that doesn't need deep root space materials things you need:palletcrowbar and hammerpaintroll of garden linerchicken wirestaple gunwire cutter prepare your pallet remove every other pallet board to crea...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 12:54:27 PDT
Orca or Yeti Cooler Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/OrcaYeti-Cooler-Wheels/
Orca or Yeti Cooler Wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/W0PM/IOQ1I0VA/F0TW0PMIOQ1I0VA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/W0PM/IOQ1I0VA/F0TW0PMIOQ1I0VA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/W0PM/IOQ1I0VA/F0TW0PMIOQ1I0VA.SMALL.jpg dhagewood Let's start with this. I spent hours searching the internet for DIY cooler wheels to make for my 58 quart Orca cooler. It is 35 pounds empty and can be very cumbersome and heavy when loaded down with two bags of ice and a couple of cases of beer. They make kits out there that are literally hundreds ...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 14:36:47 PDT
How to Build a Simple Backyard Pergola http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Simple-Backyard-Pergola/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 13:23:31 PDT
Super effective DIY tire levers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Effective-DIY-Tire-Levers/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 08:35:15 PDT