Instructables: exploring - outside - emergency - camping - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 03:43:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 $9 Emergency Phone Charger 10 minutes from Harbor Freight http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Harbor-Freight-Emergency-Camping-Phone-Charger-i/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:23:32 PDT
Bug Out Bike - Apocalypse Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Bug-Out-Bike-Apocalypse-Bicycle/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:46:41 PDT
$10 LED Flashlight & Emergency Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/10-LED-Flaslight-into-an-Emergency-or-Camping-Phon/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 12:13:16 PDT
Super Easy First Aid/Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-First-AidSurvival-Kit/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:07:46 PDT
Split Stick Deadfall Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-Stick-Deadfall-Trap/
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Thu, 8 May 2014 07:15:03 PDT
Emergency Shelter II from Coroplast http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Shelter-II-from-Coroplast/
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Mon, 22 Aug 2011 13:10:27 PDT
The Supply Cache http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Supply-Cache/
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Wed, 12 Oct 2011 20:45:22 PDT
small superlight emergency tent http://www.instructables.com/id/small-superlight-emergency-tent/
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Sun, 21 Oct 2012 12:29:24 PDT
Uncle AZ's Altoids Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Uncle-AZs-Altoids-Survival-Kit/
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Mon, 21 May 2012 11:36:54 PDT
Pocket Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Survival-Kit-3/
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Sun, 4 Sep 2011 22:11:19 PDT
Backpacking Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpacking-Cooler/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2011 03:32:21 PDT
Emergency Duct Tape Field Stretcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Duct-Tape-Field-Stretcher/
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Thu, 9 Jun 2011 19:40:39 PDT
Altoids Tin Emergency Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-Emergency-Candle/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2008 15:57:18 PDT
Cool Little Miniature Stove! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Little-Miniature-Stove!/
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