Instructables: exploring - outside - diy - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:48:21 PST BLOX v1.01 The ULTIMATE Umbrella http://www.instructables.com/id/The-ULTIMATE-Umbrella/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 17:09:28 PST
Bicycle Tool Roll http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Tool-Roll/
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 18:29:35 PST
How to Make DIY Electric Snowing Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-DIY-Electric-Snowing-Christmas-Tree/
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Thu, 24 Dec 2015 18:54:53 PST
Wood Mudguard http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Mudguard/
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 01:46:14 PST
USB powered LED bicycle light V2.0 - BigGun http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Powered-LED-Bicycle-Light-V20-BigGun/
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 02:13:43 PST
Make a Skateboard from a 2x4- an Extremely Fun (and Slightly Sketchy) Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Skateboard-From-a-2x4-the-FunnestSketchiest/
Make a Skateboard from a 2x4- an Extremely Fun (and Slightly Sketchy) Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/U0HQ/IIAOKJ61/FNAU0HQIIAOKJ61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/U0HQ/IIAOKJ61/FNAU0HQIIAOKJ61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/U0HQ/IIAOKJ61/FNAU0HQIIAOKJ61.SMALL.jpg M3G Hey everyone! I'm sorry I haven't posted anything for a while. I just finished up my first term at university; it was pretty hectic! I've had this idea kicking around in the back of my mind for a while and I finally decided to make it. This board is really, really fun to ride; however, it's not the ...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 08:03:18 PST
DIY Bicycle U-Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-U-Lock/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 14:12:59 PST
USB powered Bicycle Frontal lighting system http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-powered-Bicycle-Frontal-lighting-system/
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 15:16:13 PST
DIY carbon tape heated gloves v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-carbon-heated-gloves-1/
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:27:41 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
Shelf Made Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/Shelf-Made-Shed/
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Mon, 26 Oct 2015 16:52:49 PDT
Worlds Smallest DIY Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Smallest-DIY-Survival-Kit/
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 13:31:16 PDT
Acid Etching my Spyderco endura 4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Acid-Etching-my-Spyderco-endura-4/
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 17:21:17 PDT
DIY carbon heated beanie http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-carbon-heated-beanie/
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Sun, 11 Oct 2015 20:18:47 PDT
DIY Electric Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Longboard/
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Fri, 9 Oct 2015 14:02:20 PDT
Post Apocalyptic Prescription Glasses (Updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-SOL-Perscription-Glasses-or-Glacier-Go/
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Sat, 3 Oct 2015 13:10:09 PDT
Replacement Toothpick for a Swiss Army Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacement-Toothpick-for-a-Swiss-Army-Knife/
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Fri, 9 Oct 2015 06:56:11 PDT
How to make a Bushcraft knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Bushcraft-knife/
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Wed, 30 Sep 2015 10:25:19 PDT
ultimate Survival DIY kit guide http://www.instructables.com/id/ultimate-Survival-DIY-kit-guide/
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 19:56:30 PDT
Raised Timber Pond with Waterfall and Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-Timber-Pond-with-Waterfall-and-Bench/
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 06:38:07 PDT
How to Make a Custom Printed Vinyl Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-Printed-Vinyl-Skateboard/
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 08:26:51 PDT
The Ultimate Survival Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Survival-Watch/
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 21:00:32 PDT
Lightweight LED bottle lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-lightweight-glamping-party-lights/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:38:43 PDT
DIY Longboard Renovation http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Longboard-Renovation/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:43:32 PDT
Preparing a Hearty Camping Meal for Two http://www.instructables.com/id/Preparing-a-Hearty-Camping-Meal-for-Two/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 18:16:56 PDT
Charcoal Camping BBQ (lightweight, portable, foldable) http://www.instructables.com/id/Charcoal-Camping-BBQ-lightweight-portable-foldable/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 19:46:08 PDT
The new DIY U-lock holster http://www.instructables.com/id/The-new-DIY-U-lock-holster/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 12:32:38 PDT
Build a Bouldering Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bouldering-Wall/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 06:15:20 PDT
DIY Dog Pool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dog-Pool/
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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 11:58:14 PDT
WeDangle: A seat within your clothes http://www.instructables.com/id/WeDangle-A-seat-within-your-clothes/
WeDangle: A seat within your clothes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/1ODE/ICRXN6QG/FB91ODEICRXN6QG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/1ODE/ICRXN6QG/FB91ODEICRXN6QG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/1ODE/ICRXN6QG/FB91ODEICRXN6QG.SMALL.jpg IamWe This diy project investigates the multi-functionality of clothes. In this case a built-in hanging chair. This is a proof of concept rather than a fashion design project. The WeDangle can change the way we sit drastically; it is a customized comfy seat that we carry always with us. You can use it as ...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 11:59:38 PDT
Bank Curve Slip N' Slide http://www.instructables.com/id/Bank-Curve-Slip-N-Slide/
Bank Curve Slip N' Slide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/XFI0/ICQSZU84/FWZXFI0ICQSZU84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/XFI0/ICQSZU84/FWZXFI0ICQSZU84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/XFI0/ICQSZU84/FWZXFI0ICQSZU84.SMALL.jpg StudioDarose So back when I lived in Portland, Oregon for a few years, my friend and I were talking one day and he thought it would be cool to make a Slip and Slide that did a turn around our Fire Pit. Of course I said, "I can build that!" and that was it. A few months later we were going to have a 4th of July p...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:17:11 PDT
DIY Fire Pit and Seating Area http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fire-Pit-and-Seating-Area/
DIY Fire Pit and Seating Area - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/E2LR/IC8X4GN6/FJ0E2LRIC8X4GN6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/E2LR/IC8X4GN6/FJ0E2LRIC8X4GN6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/E2LR/IC8X4GN6/FJ0E2LRIC8X4GN6.SMALL.jpg bagarrett2 Eight years ago, my wife and I bought this house, due in part to the very large backyard - roughly .5 acre. For eight years we had never done anything meaningful with it. Until now. I'd like to add that I did this project entirely by myself and that before we began this project, I had absolutely zer...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 07:36:35 PDT
How to make a DIY Mosquito Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-DIY-Mosquito-Trap/
How to make a DIY Mosquito Trap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RKYX/IBYX170G/F9MRKYXIBYX170G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RKYX/IBYX170G/F9MRKYXIBYX170G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RKYX/IBYX170G/F9MRKYXIBYX170G.SMALL.jpg ShiftyTips I hate mosquitos they are buzzing and biting. We have to fight but the weapons are limited...You can use chemicals, candles, insecticides, nets etc. They effectiveness are not enought in every situation but here is another solution to stand well in the fight against these bastards :)If you want to l...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 12:44:59 PDT
DIY Hydration Bladder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hydration-Bladder/
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By: wide-worlds-joy

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:13:48 PDT
Axe handle protector http://www.instructables.com/id/Axe-handle-protector/
Axe handle protector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/S64L/IBC2UV9Z/FY7S64LIBC2UV9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/S64L/IBC2UV9Z/FY7S64LIBC2UV9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/S64L/IBC2UV9Z/FY7S64LIBC2UV9Z.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz sometimes while splitting wood its inevitable you will have a handle strike and if you're my younger brother its usually a given! the first use of a new axe he missed and nicked the handle and decided to duct tape it to protect it. that lasted a few more swings and the tape was pealed off. my soluti...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:27:50 PDT
Garden Shed to Craft Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Shed-to-Craft-Studio/
Garden Shed to Craft Studio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/7B67/IBC2GUWA/FQ27B67IBC2GUWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/7B67/IBC2GUWA/FQ27B67IBC2GUWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/7B67/IBC2GUWA/FQ27B67IBC2GUWA.SMALL.jpg Kscraftshack I turned my 8x12 garden shed into a craft studio because there was no room for a dedicated craft or hobby area inside my home! It took under $250 and a few weeks to complete the transformation! Prep work I wanted a dedicated place to do my crafting and hobby work, but we didn't have the space in...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:08:03 PDT
DIY Pennyboard Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pennyboard-Backpack/
DIY Pennyboard Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/35SN/IF9TA2R7/FIV35SNIF9TA2R7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/35SN/IF9TA2R7/FIV35SNIF9TA2R7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/35SN/IF9TA2R7/FIV35SNIF9TA2R7.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this instructable I'll show you how I solved a problem that I had with my pennyboard.When I cannot use my pennyboard (inside the university for example) I used to keep it in my hand or, when I needed both hands, between my backpack and my back. (picture#1)That is not a good place. Fi...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 04:58:54 PDT
DIY Wooden Hammock Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Hammock-Stand-1/
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By: kyao

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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 21:13:42 PDT
Re-purposed Chair Swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-purposed-Chair-Swing/
Re-purposed Chair Swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/V33U/IA9HH94K/FGKV33UIA9HH94K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/V33U/IA9HH94K/FGKV33UIA9HH94K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/V33U/IA9HH94K/FGKV33UIA9HH94K.SMALL.jpg howellrl Do you have a chair that is just sitting there unused? Do you wish you had a swing in the shade on a sunny day? If you answered yes to either of these questions, I have a simple project for you! Learn how to easily turn your chair into a comfortable swing. Choose your chair Any chair, new or old,...
By: howellrl

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Sat, 30 May 2015 16:09:07 PDT
Tire Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Chair/
Tire Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/7C6I/IA8WGEL2/FNA7C6IIA8WGEL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/7C6I/IA8WGEL2/FNA7C6IIA8WGEL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/7C6I/IA8WGEL2/FNA7C6IIA8WGEL2.SMALL.jpg mackderin This is a step-by-step process on how to make a tire chair. There's only a few simple steps that will create a fun, spunky, and unique chair that will catch peoples eyes. You can use this chair in your yard, your bedroom, or even to watch a sports game!To make this chair of joy just like me you shou...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 05:48:14 PDT
Laser-assisted takedown blowgun with bipod http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-assisted-takedown-blowgun-with-bipod-or-Ther/
Laser-assisted takedown blowgun with bipod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/69PJ/IA57LP02/FKX69PJIA57LP02.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/69PJ/IA57LP02/FKX69PJIA57LP02.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/69PJ/IA57LP02/FKX69PJIA57LP02.SMALL.jpg deluges Hey everyone,In this instructable, we'll be making a blowgun with all the accessories I could think of. This blowgun is stable, accurate and mobile so I consider my goals reached. This is my latest week-end project and I hope you enjoy reading about it! The original idea came from Grant Thompson's L...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 13:46:20 PDT
Homemade Cardboard Rocket Ship http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Cardboard-Rocket-Ship/
Homemade Cardboard Rocket Ship - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/8CPW/I9YBM88F/FM88CPWI9YBM88F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/8CPW/I9YBM88F/FM88CPWI9YBM88F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/8CPW/I9YBM88F/FM88CPWI9YBM88F.SMALL.jpg wwian This is my first project like this... and it seems to be a never ending one, at that! But, I had a lot of fun, drank quite a few beers during the week of making this, and my son loves it! NOTE: I didn't create this rocket with the idea to make an instructables how-to. So, some of the steps don't hav...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 07:24:11 PDT
Build a Mussel Float Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Mussel-Float-Boat/
Build a Mussel Float Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/KZGG/ICP0XKI8/F9MKZGGICP0XKI8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/KZGG/ICP0XKI8/F9MKZGGICP0XKI8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/KZGG/ICP0XKI8/F9MKZGGICP0XKI8.SMALL.jpg cpomeroy2 This Instructable documents how I built a small sailing boat out of a mussel float, and advice on how to build your own! This project took me about four days working on and off and in a rush, so there were many corners cut and compromises made. If you are an advanced DIY person/ boat builder you can...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 06:57:47 PDT
Laundry to Landscape Greywater System http://www.instructables.com/id/Laundry-to-Landscape-Greywater-System/
Laundry to Landscape Greywater System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/OTYF/I9CM29HJ/FEHOTYFI9CM29HJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/OTYF/I9CM29HJ/FEHOTYFI9CM29HJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/OTYF/I9CM29HJ/FEHOTYFI9CM29HJ.SMALL.jpg a03326495 This design and much of the information contained within are borrowed with permission from Art Ludwig's website: OasisDesign.net. The Laundry to Landscape greywater system was developed by Art Ludwig of Oasis Design and published unpatented into the public domain for all to use. If you want to spre...
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Wed, 6 May 2015 21:06:26 PDT
Doggy Bike Wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/Doggy-Bike-Wagon/
Doggy Bike Wagon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/RRIA/I99R7F9V/FMPRRIAI99R7F9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/RRIA/I99R7F9V/FMPRRIAI99R7F9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/RRIA/I99R7F9V/FMPRRIAI99R7F9V.SMALL.jpg diyboy1 This is the modern way to use bikes! LOL!I wanted to make a wagon because my mom had said that pulling something would giver our dog good back and rear muscles. Then, I saw some bikes, and the idea for this wagon struck me. I found some junk parts and got a friend to weld them together for me (I do ...
By: diyboy1

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Mon, 4 May 2015 20:55:29 PDT
WALKWAY RE-DESIGN & INSTALLATION http://www.instructables.com/id/WALKWAY-RE-DESIGN-INSTALLATION/
WALKWAY RE-DESIGN & INSTALLATION - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/VT2I/I95GPCDJ/FJOVT2II95GPCDJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/VT2I/I95GPCDJ/FJOVT2II95GPCDJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/VT2I/I95GPCDJ/FJOVT2II95GPCDJ.SMALL.jpg Corasaurus Rex For a lot of people the thought of Landscaping your property yourself can be daunting and most home owners will contract out the work to a landscape company which will make your property look great but comes with a hefty price tag. In this instructable I will show you the steps anyone can take to t...
By: Corasaurus Rex

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Fri, 1 May 2015 08:04:32 PDT
Simple Singlespeed Conversion [SSC] http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Singlespeed-Conversion-SSC/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:43:40 PDT
Make a Skateboard from a Snowboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Skateboard-from-a-Snowboard/
Make a Skateboard from a Snowboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/1MA4/I8UV1N81/FLK1MA4I8UV1N81.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/1MA4/I8UV1N81/FLK1MA4I8UV1N81.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/1MA4/I8UV1N81/FLK1MA4I8UV1N81.SMALL.jpg M3G I kinda made this project just for the heck of it (and because I thought it might be cool). I had picked up an old snowboard for free from the side of the road and was wondering what to do with it when this idea popped into my head. I figured "why not?" and started working on making it a reality. It...
By: M3G

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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:29:11 PDT
DIY $35 Bike Repair Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Repair-Stand-1/
DIY $35 Bike Repair Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/1TI6/I8FR02S4/FQ01TI6I8FR02S4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/1TI6/I8FR02S4/FQ01TI6I8FR02S4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/1TI6/I8FR02S4/FQ01TI6I8FR02S4.SMALL.jpg thaisons_corner I have been wanting to purchase a Bike repair stand for quite sometime now but I have always been a little uneasy about paying over $100 for a stand. I found a few DIY pages and read through them and decided to take everything I saw and make something a little more simple with things you can pick u...
By: thaisons_corner

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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:08:57 PDT
DIY Kayak Led Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kayak-Led-Lights/
DIY Kayak Led Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/MEAX/HYC67G3L/FB0MEAXHYC67G3L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/MEAX/HYC67G3L/FB0MEAXHYC67G3L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/MEAX/HYC67G3L/FB0MEAXHYC67G3L.SMALL.jpg hitandrepair It's very easy to do this. Item's neededHot glue gunWaterproof led strip from ebay12v 6800ah lithium battery The project cost's $40 total. The led strip The led strip has a sticky backing to it already, You can peel and place this into the bottom channel of the kayak, fits perfectly till you get...
By: hitandrepair

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