Instructables: exploring - outside - fire - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 May 2016 01:41:56 PDT BLOX v1.01 Quick Skills #10: How to start a fire with birch bark http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-10-How-to-Start-a-Fire-With-Birch-Bar/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 05:50:58 PDT
Patio / Terras Fireplace http://www.instructables.com/id/Patio-Terras-Fireplace/
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Thu, 12 May 2016 14:41:39 PDT
Trump that stump! Easy removal of a tree stump http://www.instructables.com/id/Tump-That-Stump-Easy-Removal-of-a-Tree-Stump/
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Tue, 10 May 2016 15:02:12 PDT
Adirondack Ski Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-Ski-Chair/
Adirondack Ski Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/X96C/INW18TOL/FHGX96CINW18TOL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/X96C/INW18TOL/FHGX96CINW18TOL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/X96C/INW18TOL/FHGX96CINW18TOL.SMALL.jpg mara0192 I’ve been a snowboarder for years and have always loved spending days or weekends at the mountains. I’m also an engineer and have a head for design and building things which has always been a hobby and passion of mine. While riding the lift on a ski trip this past winter I spotted a couple Adirond...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 12:40:26 PDT
Fire Stoker-Blower (camping or home fire pit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Stoker-Blower-camping-or-Home-Fire-Pit/
Fire Stoker-Blower (camping or home fire pit) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/VXTF/INPE46WW/FUFVXTFINPE46WW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/VXTF/INPE46WW/FUFVXTFINPE46WW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/VXTF/INPE46WW/FUFVXTFINPE46WW.SMALL.jpg borgem Based on a similar concept I had growing up for our fireplace, this is a tool for blowing air into embers to bring them back to life...the perk is that it puts your face 5.5 feet from where you want to blow so you get to keep your eyebrows! We had just a short 1/4" piece of straight (copper or brass...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 21:39:32 PDT
Girl Scout Vagabond Stove and Buddy Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Girl-Scout-Vagabond-Stove-and-Buddy-Burner/
Girl Scout Vagabond Stove and Buddy Burner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/CPEU/INNGOKFF/FTICPEUINNGOKFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/CPEU/INNGOKFF/FTICPEUINNGOKFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/CPEU/INNGOKFF/FTICPEUINNGOKFF.SMALL.jpg Jenga747 I'm not going to lie, this was way harder than I thought it would be. This is a vagabond stove and buddy burner for girl scouts who are doing backpacking or just for preparing single meals. This is a great way to pack your stove and materials for on the go cooking. Gathering your supplies and t...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 09:47:21 PDT
Caddy for Wine Bottle Tiki Torches http://www.instructables.com/id/Caddy-for-Wine-Bottle-Tiki-Torches/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 15:52:41 PDT
USB Mini Rotisserie: Roast Tiny Foods Like a Champion. http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Mini-Rotisserie-Roast-Tiny-Foods-Like-a-Champi/
USB Mini Rotisserie: Roast Tiny Foods Like a Champion. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/KYYF/IMGJAM81/FB9KYYFIMGJAM81.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/KYYF/IMGJAM81/FB9KYYFIMGJAM81.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/KYYF/IMGJAM81/FB9KYYFIMGJAM81.SMALL.jpg BioLite So this started as BioLite's annual April Fools Email, but all joking aside, we quickly realized we could give outdoor gourmets a fun and easy way to build their own mini-rotisserie, powered by just about any USB source. S'more lovers, rejoice! Your perfect marshmallow is awaits. This whole project ...
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 13:53:39 PDT
Amazing Fire Domino - 3000 Matches Chain Reaction!!!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Fire-Domino-3000-Matches-Chain-Reaction/
Amazing Fire Domino - 3000 Matches Chain Reaction!!!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/2FWW/IMDQIYLY/FL12FWWIMDQIYLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/2FWW/IMDQIYLY/FL12FWWIMDQIYLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/2FWW/IMDQIYLY/FL12FWWIMDQIYLY.SMALL.jpg MORENA DIY https://youtu.be/JrI2jPc3Yf4 To do a Amazing Fire Domino you need!!! Today I show you how to make Amazing Fire Domino - 3000 Matches Chain Reaction!!! I used a wood board, double-sided tape and 3000 matches. This is my first experiment to do Amazing Fire Domino from matches, it's very cool!!!...
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 13:44:41 PDT
EASY LINT FIRE STARTERS http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-LINT-FIRE-STARTERS/
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 03:23:43 PDT
Firekit http://www.instructables.com/id/Firekit/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 09:12:39 PDT
Wax Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Wax-Fire-Starter/
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 11:41:31 PDT
How to Start a Fire With a 2X4 and Cotton Ball (Friction Fire) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Start-a-Fire-With-a-2X4-and-Cotton-Ball-Fri/
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 13:31:16 PDT
Pull tab fire starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Grenade-Fire-Starter/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 14:15:06 PST
Char-cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Char-cloth/
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 08:24:50 PST
sap fire starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Sap-Fire-Starter/
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 18:28:48 PST
Primitive Spear http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Spear/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:12:51 PST
Euro Pallet Log Shed - 7 Foot High Approx http://www.instructables.com/id/Euro-Pallet-Log-Shed-7-Foot-High-Approx/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 18:55:13 PST
Homemade Fire Piston http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Fire-Piston/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 18:44:30 PST
Valentine Fire Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-Fire-Starters/
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Thu, 2 Feb 2012 13:21:54 PST
EASY AND EFFECTIVE FIRE STARTERS!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-AND-EFFECTIVE-FIRE-STARTERS/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 20:33:02 PST
Firestarter http://www.instructables.com/id/Firestarter-1/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 15:54:13 PST
Propane Tank Wood Stove for $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Propane-Tank-Wood-Stove-for-5/
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 18:26:01 PST
Dancing on fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Dancing-on-Fire/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 12:25:13 PST
fire lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Lantern/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 05:58:55 PST
Fire Cube (Fire Starter) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Cube-Fire-Starter/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 20:57:41 PST
Building Campfires the Right Way (without fire starters or dangerous accelerants) http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Campfires-the-Right-Way-without-Fire-Star/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:43:02 PST
Mirror for making fire using sunlight. http://www.instructables.com/id/Mirror-for-Making-Fire-Using-Sunlight/
Mirror for making fire using sunlight. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/S39J/IJ1RS61T/FRZS39JIJ1RS61T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/S39J/IJ1RS61T/FRZS39JIJ1RS61T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/S39J/IJ1RS61T/FRZS39JIJ1RS61T.SMALL.jpg tonytran2015 by tonytran2015 (Melbourne, Australia)Figures: Reverse sequences of lighting a cigarette by the system at 5seconds and 1second.This post shows how to set up a mirror and use it for quickly starting fire using moderate sunlight or for heating tiny components very cleanly using strong sunlight. The a...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 08:22:07 PST
Under $20 Rocket Stove/Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-20-Rocket-StoveHeater/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 20:32:15 PST
Mini Project #12: Cotton pad, PJ & wax fire starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Project-12-Cotton-Pad-PJ-Wax-Fire-Starters/
Mini Project #12: Cotton pad, PJ & wax fire starters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/DEI6/IIHRIVQQ/FTIDEI6IIHRIVQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/DEI6/IIHRIVQQ/FTIDEI6IIHRIVQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/DEI6/IIHRIVQQ/FTIDEI6IIHRIVQQ.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community,this week we will make some of the probably easiest fire starters in this series (so far). This time I decided to make a video Instructable and spent some considerable effort on the editing which is why have only prepared an overview of the steps on the second page. I woul...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 14:37:14 PST
A Freaky Firepit http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Freaky-Firepit/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 21:18:44 PST
How to build an in ground fire pit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-an-in-ground-fire-pit/
How to build an in ground fire pit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/OYH0/IHQM89TZ/FYOOYH0IHQM89TZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/OYH0/IHQM89TZ/FYOOYH0IHQM89TZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/OYH0/IHQM89TZ/FYOOYH0IHQM89TZ.SMALL.jpg Braxton Wirthlin I recently built an in ground fire pit in my backyard using landscaping flagstone and construction adhesive. With a total cost of around $80 and an afternoon of work I've got a fire pit that will last a very long time. Here's how I did it! Gather your materials and tools I built my fire pit usin...
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Fri, 4 Dec 2015 05:40:11 PST
Portable / flatpack fire basket http://www.instructables.com/id/Portableflatpack-firebasket/
Portable / flatpack fire basket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/6T6M/IIGED3KV/FBJ6T6MIIGED3KV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/6T6M/IIGED3KV/FBJ6T6MIIGED3KV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/6T6M/IIGED3KV/FBJ6T6MIIGED3KV.SMALL.jpg aaron.verlooy Hi!I am Aaron, Industrial Product design student at HOwest in Kortrijk, Belgium. For this assignment we had to make a Flat packed object of our choice.In this instructable i will explain howto make this Flatpack/Portable firebasket.Altough I must admit not having made everything myself since i dont ...
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 16:15:08 PST
6 wrist watch survival hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/6-wrist-watch-survival-hacks/
6 wrist watch survival hacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/L2BH/IGFGQ8L9/FBZL2BHIGFGQ8L9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/L2BH/IGFGQ8L9/FBZL2BHIGFGQ8L9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/L2BH/IGFGQ8L9/FBZL2BHIGFGQ8L9.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus No one sets out to get lost, but when it happens you need to make the most of what you have on hand...or on your wrist.Though the humble wristwatch is something that many of us might take for granted, did you know that there's a few tricks up your sleeve with this tiny timepiece? For example, there'...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 09:01:53 PST
Mini Project #4: DIY Match-Torch Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Project-4-DIY-Match-Torch-Fire-Starter/
Mini Project #4: DIY Match-Torch Fire Starter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/GANE/IG4144F2/FB1GANEIG4144F2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/GANE/IG4144F2/FB1GANEIG4144F2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/GANE/IG4144F2/FB1GANEIG4144F2.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community,as promised yesterday I'm publishing my Mini Project #4 today. This time we will be looking at making a slightly more complex fire starter that I call the Match-Torch or Morch. Although it is relatively simple to make it will take a little longer than previous projects.Ple...
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:53:53 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
How to Make a Fire with Wet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Fire-with-Wet-Wood/
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 16:33:34 PDT
How to make charcloth http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-charcloth/
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 17:43:59 PDT
Cardboard Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Burner/
Cardboard Burner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/Y7P4/IE6H9E02/FGFY7P4IE6H9E02.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/Y7P4/IE6H9E02/FGFY7P4IE6H9E02.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/Y7P4/IE6H9E02/FGFY7P4IE6H9E02.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_Bushcraft Have a bri...
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Sat, 5 Sep 2015 07:30:55 PDT
How To Make Char-Cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Char-Cloth-2/
How To Make Char-Cloth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/Y55L/IEB8558R/FRYY55LIEB8558R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/Y55L/IEB8558R/FRYY55LIEB8558R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/Y55L/IEB8558R/FRYY55LIEB8558R.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_Bushcraft Have a bri...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 08:26:23 PDT
Altoids Survival Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Candles-Altoids-Fire-Starters/
Altoids Survival Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/M5HF/IDFSL2GZ/FIRM5HFIDFSL2GZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/M5HF/IDFSL2GZ/FIRM5HFIDFSL2GZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/M5HF/IDFSL2GZ/FIRM5HFIDFSL2GZ.SMALL.jpg gareauk Making The Candle Mold What you'll need:- Egg Carton- Pens or pencils (something to use for a mold)- Water- Blender Rip The Egg Carton Into Shreds Place Shreds Into Blend null Add Water And Blend Blend until the egg carton is pretty fine and mushy. It should resemble a paste. If it's...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 20:24:45 PDT
Homemade Electronic Igniters http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Electronic-Igniters/
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 12:36:04 PDT
Upside Down Fire - Winter Cooking http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Cooking-Upside-Down-Fire-Winter-Cooking/
Upside Down Fire - Winter Cooking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/LXZ9/IDUQRQIX/FHXLXZ9IDUQRQIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/LXZ9/IDUQRQIX/FHXLXZ9IDUQRQIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/LXZ9/IDUQRQIX/FHXLXZ9IDUQRQIX.SMALL.jpg coventrymakerspace We all think of campfire cooking as being a summer activity - and some would say that is for very good reason! But the winter months are long, especially here in the UK where summer seems to consist of just a few bright warm days scattered between relentless grey days of drizzle. Outdoor living does...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:08:19 PDT
Fire Pads http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Pads/
Fire Pads - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/ITV3/IDSN9B7X/F5UITV3IDSN9B7X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/ITV3/IDSN9B7X/F5UITV3IDSN9B7X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/ITV3/IDSN9B7X/F5UITV3IDSN9B7X.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_Bushcraft Have a bri...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:58:55 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY Copper Tiki Torches http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Copper-Tiki-Torches/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 09:25:44 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...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 08:41:19 PDT
Campfire Toad In The Hole http://www.instructables.com/id/Campfire-Toad-In-The-Hole/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 06:25:18 PDT
Emergency Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Fire-Starter/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 15:19:13 PDT
How To Make a Fire on the Beach http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Fire-on-the-Beach/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 21:10:53 PDT
Alien Wood Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Alien-Wood-Burner/
Alien Wood Burner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/P2DN/ICPP5LGZ/F7RP2DNICPP5LGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/P2DN/ICPP5LGZ/F7RP2DNICPP5LGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/P2DN/ICPP5LGZ/F7RP2DNICPP5LGZ.SMALL.jpg doddieszoomer Another themed wood burner from Burned by Design, upcycled from old gas cylinders this one of a kind wood burner is a talking point for any garden or patio. See more designs here: https://www.facebook.com/BurnedbyDesign He's got some bottle... It is important to know that all LPG cylinders remain...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:29:13 PDT