Instructables: exploring - outside - easy - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:24:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cook Using Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Cook-Using-Your-Car/
Cook Using Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/PNVZ/IQYTPWAH/F82PNVZIQYTPWAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/PNVZ/IQYTPWAH/F82PNVZIQYTPWAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/PNVZ/IQYTPWAH/F82PNVZIQYTPWAH.SMALL.jpg firefightermeyer Cook using your car? Sure can! This is a great way to have hot food ready on your next trip or camping adventure. The cook time will vary with the temperature under your hood and what you are cooking. You can certainly cook anything you like, but today I will be cooking Rosemary Beef with Garlic.You...
By: firefightermeyer

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:12:42 PDT
5 minute build - Tin can cooker http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Minute-Build-Tin-Can-Cooker/
5 minute build - Tin can cooker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/H2XW/IQYSZPFU/F4MH2XWIQYSZPFU.SMALL.jpg chris_maker If you ever find yourself in the situation where lugging a huge camping stove around with you on a survival trip is not an option, try making this small, light and portable tin can cooker that will only take 5 minutes to knock up. It's about as simple as it gets, two household items that everyone ca...
By: chris_maker

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 07:16:12 PDT
Portable Folding Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Folding-Longboard/
Portable Folding Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/XDHJ/IQRJ8I5H/FXBXDHJIQRJ8I5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/XDHJ/IQRJ8I5H/FXBXDHJIQRJ8I5H.SQUARE.jpg http://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...
By: Matt Carl

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 18 Jul 2016 12:07:30 PDT
Build a wooden fence and gate http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Wooden-Fence-and-Gate/
Build a wooden fence and gate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/JJJ2/IQSCEJ2U/F9ZJJJ2IQSCEJ2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/JJJ2/IQSCEJ2U/F9ZJJJ2IQSCEJ2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/JJJ2/IQSCEJ2U/F9ZJJJ2IQSCEJ2U.SMALL.jpg seamster This instructable covers how I built a simple wooden fence with locking gate.Thanks for checking it out! The motivation This is Darla.Darla is an incredibly sweet basset hound that needs a closed yard to keep her safe from her olfactory wanderlust. This fence was made specifically with her in mi...
By: seamster

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 18 Jul 2016 13:02:26 PDT
How to build Kubb (Viking Chess) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Kubb-Viking-Chess/
How to build Kubb (Viking Chess) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/5K0S/IQQUYQ0I/FXG5K0SIQQUYQ0I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/5K0S/IQQUYQ0I/FXG5K0SIQQUYQ0I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/5K0S/IQQUYQ0I/FXG5K0SIQQUYQ0I.SMALL.jpg dustin_little Kubb is a great outdoor game to play with friends and family. It's easy to make and cheap and you can conquer a village with it. Get Materials All you need to make kudd is two 1 1/4 inch dowel rods and an 8 ft 4x4 and a pocket full of hopes and dreams. You may already have this stuff! I know I d...
By: dustin_little

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 18 Jul 2016 08:39:13 PDT
The Handiest Contraption You'll Ever Take Camping http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Handiest-Contraption-Youll-Ever-Take-Camping/
The Handiest Contraption You'll Ever Take Camping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/GDT0/IPZMOU0I/FYQGDT0IPZMOU0I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/GDT0/IPZMOU0I/FYQGDT0IPZMOU0I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/GDT0/IPZMOU0I/FYQGDT0IPZMOU0I.SMALL.jpg travderose We all love camping but anything we can do to make it a little easier and more convenient is always welcomed in my opinion. Having to deal with the trash bag and paper towels flying away is one of those things that always bugged me to no end. I figured there had to be a better way.So I invented this...
By: travderose

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 29 Jun 2016 11:44:25 PDT
Tea Cup Bird Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Tea-Cup-Bird-Feeder/
Tea Cup Bird Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/J4E4/IPWWVYQN/FHVJ4E4IPWWVYQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/J4E4/IPWWVYQN/FHVJ4E4IPWWVYQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/J4E4/IPWWVYQN/FHVJ4E4IPWWVYQN.SMALL.jpg CyberJaws This Instructable will show you how to make an easy and inexpensive bird feeder from materials laying around the house. The tea cup and saucer we got for free from a CraigsList curb alert. Materials Tea cup and saucerVelcroE600 (or another strong epoxy/adhesive, OR hot glue with epoxy for added ...
By: CyberJaws

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:21:22 PDT
Survival Wooden Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Wooden-Knife/
Survival Wooden Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/487M/IPY0NOJ1/F2E487MIPY0NOJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/487M/IPY0NOJ1/F2E487MIPY0NOJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/487M/IPY0NOJ1/F2E487MIPY0NOJ1.SMALL.jpg mountain g Cool survival wooden knife made in only 15 minutes Things you will need: Cut the wood You can decide how much to cut according to how long you want the blade to be. Sharpen and sand Adjusting the width Adjust the width of the bottom of the blade according to the hole in the bamboo. C...
By: mountain g

Continue Reading »]]>
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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/ZG9Y/IPY0L3TB/FGHZG9YIPY0L3TB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/ZG9Y/IPY0L3TB/FGHZG9YIPY0L3TB.SQUARE.jpg http://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...
By: CyberJaws

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:37:46 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/3FFJ/IP76S47I/F043FFJIP76S47I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/3FFJ/IP76S47I/F043FFJIP76S47I.SQUARE.jpg http://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...
By: M3G

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 8 Jun 2016 12:46:45 PDT
Balcony Slide http://www.instructables.com/id/Balcony-Slide/
Balcony Slide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/R8P0/IP1H1B0X/FUER8P0IP1H1B0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/R8P0/IP1H1B0X/FUER8P0IP1H1B0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/R8P0/IP1H1B0X/FUER8P0IP1H1B0X.SMALL.jpg lvandemaele Hi! We are 3 friends living in a house where the living room is on the first floor. On our balcony, it's very cosy, but small, so if somenone is visiting on a sunny day, we sit in the garden.Because we want to go to the garden without going inside and taking the stairs,we made a slide from the balco...
By: lvandemaele

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 5 Jun 2016 04:09:02 PDT
Polymorphic Sled Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/Polymorphic-Sled-Kite/
Polymorphic Sled Kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/9CEP/IP1EVARJ/FA89CEPIP1EVARJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/9CEP/IP1EVARJ/FA89CEPIP1EVARJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/9CEP/IP1EVARJ/FA89CEPIP1EVARJ.SMALL.jpg shambuda2000 A polymorphic sled kite is a very simple design invented in the early 1950's. It is one of the easiest kites to both build and fly.It is described as polymorphic because it is able to take on many different shapes according to how the wind hits it.This kite is excellent for beginners, as it is very,...
By: shambuda2000

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 4 Jun 2016 10:18:08 PDT
Bike Tire Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Tire-Belt/
Bike Tire Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/3OIS/IOO5GTCO/FFG3OISIOO5GTCO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/3OIS/IOO5GTCO/FFG3OISIOO5GTCO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/3OIS/IOO5GTCO/FFG3OISIOO5GTCO.SMALL.jpg Sk8ty Tire belts are awesome!this is a great project to do when you replace bike tires, and the product is absolutely greatI am definitely not the first one to do this project but this is my take and I'm really happy with how it came out. So here it is. I hope you enjoy Supplies - a bike tire - an a...
By: Sk8ty

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 27 May 2016 19:02:03 PDT
Planting Bench With Protected Growing Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Planting-Bench-With-Protected-Growing-Station/
Planting Bench With Protected Growing Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/3VOM/IOKBXBLQ/FS33VOMIOKBXBLQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/3VOM/IOKBXBLQ/FS33VOMIOKBXBLQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/3VOM/IOKBXBLQ/FS33VOMIOKBXBLQ.SMALL.jpg Corasaurus Rex Anyone who enjoys growing or gardening knows that constantly bending over to work or working directly on the ground can be hard on the back as well as make a fun hobby more of chore. A planting or Potting bench is a work bench that can keep all your planting tools, soils and pots in one place while...
By: Corasaurus Rex

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 24 May 2016 10:44:35 PDT
Trump that stump! Easy removal of a tree stump http://www.instructables.com/id/Tump-That-Stump-Easy-Removal-of-a-Tree-Stump/
Trump that stump! Easy removal of a tree stump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/CWGU/IO1OWRV7/FTOCWGUIO1OWRV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/CWGU/IO1OWRV7/FTOCWGUIO1OWRV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/CWGU/IO1OWRV7/FTOCWGUIO1OWRV7.SMALL.jpg MakinThings The goal of this ible is to show you how to easily remove a stump. Giveaway: follow my instructables and YouTube channels and post an "I've made it" picture to get the free pro membership voucher I got when this instructables was featured. Material First off, I call this the easy way and not the...
By: MakinThings

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 10 May 2016 15:02:12 PDT
Tackle Box Organization Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tackle-Box-Organization-Hack/
Tackle Box Organization Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/JMRZ/IN7QUYVJ/FSUJMRZIN7QUYVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/JMRZ/IN7QUYVJ/FSUJMRZIN7QUYVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/JMRZ/IN7QUYVJ/FSUJMRZIN7QUYVJ.SMALL.jpg DamianTheGreat This is a simple way to organize your fishing hooks and spinners for your tackle box. It will help you find your equipment with ease and be able to select the equipment without being cut by a hook.Supplies needed :Glue gun or other adhesivetackle boxStyrofoampaperclip cutting tool Pick a slot in t...
By: DamianTheGreat

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 20 Apr 2016 07:19:23 PDT
Super Simple Chicken Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Chicken-Feeder/
Super Simple Chicken Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/534A/IMPQRPJV/F0M534AIMPQRPJV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/534A/IMPQRPJV/F0M534AIMPQRPJV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/534A/IMPQRPJV/F0M534AIMPQRPJV.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer I’ve had a few tries on building the perfect chicken feeder and this one has to be the best yet. As anyone knows who has chickens, they are very messy when they eat. Plus if you use a traditional feeder, then other birds and even rats can get at the food very easily. The bucket feeder stops most ...
By: lonesoulsurfer

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 7 Apr 2016 03:00:44 PDT
Char-cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Char-cloth/
Char-cloth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/UJ3F/ILCN982V/FIKUJ3FILCN982V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/UJ3F/ILCN982V/FIKUJ3FILCN982V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/UJ3F/ILCN982V/FIKUJ3FILCN982V.SMALL.jpg RunicWarrior in this instructable I wil show you how to make char cloth, char cloth is the product of having the oxygen and hydrogen taken out of the cloth making it pure carbon which does not burn with a flame, it burns as an ember and is very easy to catch on fire, it usually takes about five sparks to start i...
By: RunicWarrior

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 4 Mar 2016 08:24:50 PST
Fishing Lure - Lipless Crank Bait http://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Lure-Lipless-Crank-Bait/
Fishing Lure - Lipless Crank Bait - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/QMP6/IK5S3342/FWBQMP6IK5S3342.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/QMP6/IK5S3342/FWBQMP6IK5S3342.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/QMP6/IK5S3342/FWBQMP6IK5S3342.SMALL.jpg Corasaurus Rex What better way to enter the water then with a Fishing Lure!!Being an avid fishermen and living in Canada I experience fishing withdrawal in the early winter months when its too cold to open water fish and there isn't enough ice yet to ice fish. To help curb my need to fish I decided to make a lure...
By: Corasaurus Rex

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 3 Feb 2016 07:52:35 PST
World's Smallest Survival kit V2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Smallest-Survival-Kit-V20/
World's Smallest Survival kit V2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/QRQE/IJWWRP91/FNCQRQEIJWWRP91.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/QRQE/IJWWRP91/FNCQRQEIJWWRP91.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/QRQE/IJWWRP91/FNCQRQEIJWWRP91.SMALL.jpg Akinventor Meet the world's smallest survival kit V2.0! If you have not had a chance to check out the original follow this link:V1.0This version has been fully submerged in water for over an hour, frozen into a block of ice, and much more. This is a general guide to create your own kit. There was still plenty ...
By: Akinventor

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 28 Jan 2016 14:22:33 PST
Ice pebble lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Pebble-Lights/
Ice pebble lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/YHVC/IJ6CDCNJ/FI5YHVCIJ6CDCNJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/YHVC/IJ6CDCNJ/FI5YHVCIJ6CDCNJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/YHVC/IJ6CDCNJ/FI5YHVCIJ6CDCNJ.SMALL.jpg Barry Neeson Hi,I had really hope for a nice snowy day to do this instructable but since its showing no sign of doing so here in Scotland I thought I would go ahead and share it now.In this instructable I am going to show you how to make a really nice temporary outdoor illuminated feature. What you'll need Ma...
By: Barry Neeson

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 9 Jan 2016 09:54:03 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 ...
By: M3G

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 18 Dec 2015 08:03:18 PST
Post Apocalyptic Prescription Glasses (Updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-SOL-Perscription-Glasses-or-Glacier-Go/
Post Apocalyptic Prescription Glasses (Updated) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/SDJX/IF9TCFRE/FBISDJXIF9TCFRE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/SDJX/IF9TCFRE/FBISDJXIF9TCFRE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/SDJX/IF9TCFRE/FBISDJXIF9TCFRE.SMALL.jpg Zaphod Beetlebrox So you're out in the wilderness, or downtown for that matter, and the unthinkable happens. Your glasses get destroyed, lost, or otherwise rendered unusable. What are you to do, surely you can't survive and thrive without being able to see clearly? Fortunately for those of us with eyes that don't wor...
By: Zaphod Beetlebrox

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 3 Oct 2015 13:10:09 PDT
Summer Shed from Recycled Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Shed-from-Recycled-Materials/
Summer Shed from Recycled Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/RFCE/IEAB2JXK/FOIRFCEIEAB2JXK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/RFCE/IEAB2JXK/FOIRFCEIEAB2JXK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/RFCE/IEAB2JXK/FOIRFCEIEAB2JXK.SMALL.jpg ElmarsM Hi!!This spring, while cleaning our yard near the country house, we decided to cut down an apple tree. An idea instantly came to my mind! I should make a table on the apple tree stump and a bench around it.So I planned it really carefully, when another awesome idea came to my mind! Instead I should ...
By: ElmarsM

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 7 Sep 2015 14:12:18 PDT
Fire Lighting With The Aid of a Pencil Sharpener http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Lighting-With-The-Aid-of-a-Pencil-Sharpener/
Fire Lighting With The Aid of a Pencil Sharpener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/TGOH/IDSN8LHE/FO5TGOHIDSN8LHE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/TGOH/IDSN8LHE/FO5TGOHIDSN8LHE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/TGOH/IDSN8LHE/FO5TGOHIDSN8LHE.SMALL.jpg Capsos Hi and welcome to another Instructable by me Capsos. I do hope you enjoy these and please make sure you check out my other Instructables on here, Also with that if you are into Bushcraft or would like to see a little more on what I teach then please check my Instagram page Capsos_BushcraftHave a bri...
By: Capsos

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 08:41:19 PDT
Preparing a Hearty Camping Meal for Two http://www.instructables.com/id/Preparing-a-Hearty-Camping-Meal-for-Two/
Preparing a Hearty Camping Meal for Two - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/FKLB/IDR7WHZS/FFWFKLBIDR7WHZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/FKLB/IDR7WHZS/FFWFKLBIDR7WHZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/FKLB/IDR7WHZS/FFWFKLBIDR7WHZS.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike I'm going to show you how to make a complete camping stove setup and use it to cook a decent meal suitable for serious camping use To be honest I kind of just made these recipes up today based on some similar things I've done before, except now I had a few specific goals in mind: To actually cook a...
By: MechEngineerMike

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 18:16:56 PDT
2 Liter Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Liter-Rocket/
2 Liter Rocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/CNVL/IDRP3MC8/FAJCNVLIDRP3MC8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/CNVL/IDRP3MC8/FAJCNVLIDRP3MC8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/CNVL/IDRP3MC8/FAJCNVLIDRP3MC8.SMALL.jpg Hammock Boy Looking for something exciting to do? Try building a water powered rocket out of a 2 liter soda bottle! This can be completed in less than half an hour with simple household materials.Materials: 1 Two liter bottle Cardboard Card stock (or construction paper) 1 Cork 1 Schrader needle (commo...
By: Hammock Boy

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 4 Dec 2011 16:41:37 PST
Indestructible Solar Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Indestructible-Solar-Light/
Indestructible Solar Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/XRYY/IDFW8D9L/F21XRYYIDFW8D9L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/XRYY/IDFW8D9L/F21XRYYIDFW8D9L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/XRYY/IDFW8D9L/F21XRYYIDFW8D9L.SMALL.jpg funtogether Being alone, in the dark, on a cold, damp night isn't an experience that most people want to have. Unfortunately, it happens. Sometimes it happens because your flashlight ran out of battery, got dropped and broken, or you just forgot to bring a flashlight. This light was made to help you with all...
By: funtogether

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 17 Aug 2015 11:39:15 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...
By: ShiftyTips

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 12 Jul 2015 12:44:59 PDT
Scratch Built Model Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Scratch-Built-Model-Rocket/
Scratch Built Model Rocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/QG44/IAJHHE2J/FF5QG44IAJHHE2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/QG44/IAJHHE2J/FF5QG44IAJHHE2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/QG44/IAJHHE2J/FF5QG44IAJHHE2J.SMALL.jpg trailogy 3…2…1… LIFTOFFHey all! For this instructable I have created a fun 1 stage model rocket that is capable of house an A,B, or C engine! This guide will be for beginners and people just looking for tips! I have been in this hobby for about 5 years now and I would like to share what I have learned. I hav...
By: trailogy

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 6 Jun 2015 08:17:43 PDT
DIY Wooden Hammock Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Hammock-Stand-1/
DIY Wooden Hammock Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/4VS4/IAEJLKUN/FKZ4VS4IAEJLKUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/4VS4/IAEJLKUN/FKZ4VS4IAEJLKUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/4VS4/IAEJLKUN/FKZ4VS4IAEJLKUN.SMALL.jpg kyao Hi guys! With summer closing in, I thought it would be the perfect time to share how I made this hammock stand. Made out of common materials that can be purchased at any hardware store, this project is perfect if you do not have adequately sized trees in your yard (or any trees at all) but want to e...
By: kyao

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 1 Jun 2015 21:13:42 PDT
Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Birdhouse-3/
Birdhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/OESX/IACE8O5P/FCLOESXIACE8O5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/OESX/IACE8O5P/FCLOESXIACE8O5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/OESX/IACE8O5P/FCLOESXIACE8O5P.SMALL.jpg liamgorman97 This is an easy to make, good looking bird house you can hang up anywhere outside your house. It is cheap to make, and looks good. Materials Before building your bird house you are going to get all your materials. You will need to get1. 1/2 or 3/4 inch thick wood. (whatever kind you like)2. Woo...
By: liamgorman97

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 31 May 2015 17:23:59 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

Continue Reading »]]>
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...
By: mackderin

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 29 May 2015 05:48:14 PDT
Waterrocket Filling Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterrocket-Filling-Station/
Waterrocket Filling Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/R5TG/IA3V2YR2/F04R5TGIA3V2YR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/R5TG/IA3V2YR2/F04R5TGIA3V2YR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/R5TG/IA3V2YR2/F04R5TGIA3V2YR2.SMALL.jpg Kammarah Finally we built our own Waterrocketlauncher with the "Gardena"-System. Everything works great and the kids (6 and 8) are loving it. We have built tiny rockets which we can launch in our garden without disturbing our neighbors. But unscrewing the rocket tail started to get on our nerves after doing ...
By: Kammarah

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 25 May 2015 06:16:59 PDT
How to build a huge water rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-huge-water-rocket/
How to build a huge water rocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/ZQAN/I9RL4VRP/FUYZQANI9RL4VRP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/ZQAN/I9RL4VRP/FUYZQANI9RL4VRP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/ZQAN/I9RL4VRP/FUYZQANI9RL4VRP.SMALL.jpg RaketfuedRockets Do you want to build your own, two meter large water rocket?In this tutorial we'll explain everything you need to know about it!We'll not only show you how to build the pressure vessel, but also show you the construction of the parachute mechanism and a suitable launch pad.The tutorial is split in f...
By: RaketfuedRockets

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 17 May 2015 04:04:04 PDT
1 HOUR BIRDHOUSE http://www.instructables.com/id/1-HOUR-BIRDHOUSE/
1 HOUR BIRDHOUSE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/R8WV/I9B6GIUQ/F90R8WVI9B6GIUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/R8WV/I9B6GIUQ/F90R8WVI9B6GIUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/R8WV/I9B6GIUQ/F90R8WVI9B6GIUQ.SMALL.jpg Corasaurus Rex This Instructable provides an easy way to construct a sturdy bird house that was designed, built and stained in just over 1 hour!!I wanted to create a birdhouse that has more focus on architectural design then the traditional birdhouse. I designed this quickly in Google Sketchup but this can easily...
By: Corasaurus Rex

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 5 May 2015 08:48:08 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

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:29:11 PDT
Hudson's Bay Survival Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hudsons-Bay-Survival-Pack/
Hudson's Bay Survival Pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/ZXPJ/I760OZ9S/FR4ZXPJI760OZ9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/ZXPJ/I760OZ9S/FR4ZXPJI760OZ9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/ZXPJ/I760OZ9S/FR4ZXPJI760OZ9S.SMALL.jpg M3G If you get stranded in the wilderness, you most likely want your hands free. This is an extremely quick and simple to make pack for carrying your outdoor essentials. It is ultralight, water resistant, made from relatively easy-to-find materials (the hardest part will be locating the fabric), and ...
By: M3G

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 12 Mar 2015 10:10:13 PDT
Loud Bike Horn (car horn)-easy to make http://www.instructables.com/id/Loud-Bike-Horn-car-horn/
Loud Bike Horn (car horn)-easy to make - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/R2LQ/I6W2Q54B/FCKR2LQI6W2Q54B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/R2LQ/I6W2Q54B/FCKR2LQI6W2Q54B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/R2LQ/I6W2Q54B/FCKR2LQI6W2Q54B.SMALL.jpg Jonahpi This is an actual car horn on a bicycle. Learn how to build it yourself! You Will Need -the horn, I got a wolo maxi sound duel horns-wire, I used 12 gage wire but it's up to you-1/4 inch connectors and some crimpers-battery, I used a standard 12v 7 amp but as long as it's over 5 amps, and 12 volt...
By: Jonahpi

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 4 Mar 2015 21:41:16 PST
Cheap and Custom Penny Board Grip Tape http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Custom-Penny-Board-Grip-Tape/
Cheap and Custom Penny Board Grip Tape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/ZHFV/I55MVVWM/FX7ZHFVI55MVVWM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/ZHFV/I55MVVWM/FX7ZHFVI55MVVWM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/ZHFV/I55MVVWM/FX7ZHFVI55MVVWM.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this quick ible I'll show you how to make a cheap grip tape with a custom design for your skateboard, longboard, penny board, or any other kind of boards!I decided to add a grip tape because, even if my penny board deck has a lot of "zig-zag lines" (photo#4), when the floor is a litt...
By: manuelmasc

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:40:46 PST
How to make a swing out of your pants http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-swing-out-of-your-pants/
How to make a swing out of your pants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/NYPF/I4IXCVR7/FYINYPFI4IXCVR7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/NYPF/I4IXCVR7/FYINYPFI4IXCVR7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/NYPF/I4IXCVR7/FYINYPFI4IXCVR7.SMALL.jpg Janao The weather is nice outside and you think, 'hmm what can I do today...' Well here's the perfect project! In this instructable is shown how to make an awesome swing out of (you wouldn't guess...) your pants! Materials First of all you need a pair of jeans. I used a short model but you could choos...
By: Janao

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 6 Jan 2015 07:32:26 PST
Trolleyswing http://www.instructables.com/id/trollyswing/
Trolleyswing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/R7A2/I4ID7QMV/FGYR7A2I4ID7QMV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/R7A2/I4ID7QMV/FGYR7A2I4ID7QMV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/R7A2/I4ID7QMV/FGYR7A2I4ID7QMV.SMALL.jpg jos.vandamme.3 With this instructable I show you how to make a swing that also functions as a trolley! Material list 4 eyebolts 2 wheels, distance between the screwholes is 5 cm 2 buckels, 70mm rope, 20m long and 6mm thick hardwood multiplex 12mm broomsticks wood glue (standard 4 ) saw...
By: jos.vandamme.3

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 3 Jan 2015 06:07:03 PST
How to Make a Bow and Arrow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bow-and-Arrow-2/
How to Make a Bow and Arrow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/C54L/I21R98KO/FA7C54LI21R98KO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/C54L/I21R98KO/FA7C54LI21R98KO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/C54L/I21R98KO/FA7C54LI21R98KO.SMALL.jpg monster_mash In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a bow and arrow. Its pretty easy to make, all you need is a nice, straight, flexible stick, some guide rope and an arrow. It can go pretty far, it went right over my roof when I shot it. It isn't hard at all to pull back, but it took me awhile to wor...
By: monster_mash

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 4 Nov 2014 08:12:58 PST
How to Make a Match Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Match-Rocket-3/
How to Make a Match Rocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/OQLO/I1TPWL4L/FK6OQLOI1TPWL4L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/OQLO/I1TPWL4L/FK6OQLOI1TPWL4L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/OQLO/I1TPWL4L/FK6OQLOI1TPWL4L.SMALL.jpg Von Malegowski I show how to make a simple match rocket. It is made from common materials and only takes a few minutes of preparation. This is an easy and fun project when you are bored. A match rocket is an extremely simple rocket to construct and launch. It demonstrates many principles of rocketry, basic jet pro...
By: Von Malegowski

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:35:21 PDT
Easy Paracord Bracelet - Advanced Cobra http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Paracord-Bracelet-Advanced-Cobra/
Easy Paracord Bracelet - Advanced Cobra - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/HCJ3/I0C91FTY/FQZHCJ3I0C91FTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/HCJ3/I0C91FTY/FQZHCJ3I0C91FTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/HCJ3/I0C91FTY/FQZHCJ3I0C91FTY.SMALL.jpg wildchildhunter That bracelet is very easy to make but is clearly an eye-catcher!Instead of the thin cord you can use normal Paracord as well!Difficulty: easyMaterial-usage: less Step 1: Material For a normal cobra-bracelet I use about 8 feet of black Paracord. Maybe you should use more 'cause my wrist is very t...
By: wildchildhunter

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 06:04:21 PDT
$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

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:23:32 PDT
$10 LED Flashlight & Emergency Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/10-LED-Flaslight-into-an-Emergency-or-Camping-Phon/
$10 LED Flashlight & Emergency Phone Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/PTVD/I0R15Y7R/FKFPTVDI0R15Y7R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/PTVD/I0R15Y7R/FKFPTVDI0R15Y7R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/PTVD/I0R15Y7R/FKFPTVDI0R15Y7R.SMALL.jpg More Cowbell September is national preparedness month. You can learn more at Ready.Gov.Communications are a key part of any emergency plan. I'm going to show you how to convert a $10 LED flashlight into an emergency USB charger. The concept is simple and the process is easy using standard DIY tools and cheap ...
By: More Cowbell

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 9 Sep 2014 12:13:16 PDT
Cheap Simple Fish Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Simple-Fish-Trap/
Cheap Simple Fish Trap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/XSLA/HZWJ4Y4J/FK0XSLAHZWJ4Y4J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/XSLA/HZWJ4Y4J/FK0XSLAHZWJ4Y4J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/XSLA/HZWJ4Y4J/FK0XSLAHZWJ4Y4J.SMALL.jpg wmusser Simple cheap fish trap. $10 total and can be customized to your specifications. With the amount of screen you could make about 5-6 of these for $10!The second picture is what I caught over night on my first try! 7 minnow and 2 crawdads. Basic Shaping Materials needed:Screen (cost me $9 at Lowe...
By: wmusser

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 9 Sep 2014 08:51:34 PDT
Portable Beach Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Beach-Shade/
Portable Beach Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/5PN5/HZTT88NC/FS45PN5HZTT88NC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/5PN5/HZTT88NC/FS45PN5HZTT88NC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/5PN5/HZTT88NC/FS45PN5HZTT88NC.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell I LOVE THE BEACH! Like a lot. My skin however, is slightly less enthusiastic. No matter how much sunscreen I put on, I still feel like I've had too much sun after a day long seaside session. The Portable Beach Shade is my answer to this burning problem. It's simple to make, lightweight, and allows ...
By: Paige Russell

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 8 Sep 2014 13:49:47 PDT