Instructables: exploring - outside - fire http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:51:17 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Make the Ultimate Bottle Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-the-Ultimate-Bottle-Survival-Kit/
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:59:19 PST
Firestarter & Tinder Case V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparkwheel-Firestarter-Tinder-Holder-V2/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 13:47:25 PST
Survival Tip: Great tinder fire starter in any weather http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Tip-Great-Tinder-Fire-Starter-in-Any-Weat/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 13:40:04 PST
How to Easily Sharpen an Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Easily-Sharpen-an-Axe/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 05:50:57 PST
S'mores shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Smores-Shelf/
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 13:49:54 PST
How to Make a Remote Fire Starter! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Remote-Fire-Starter/
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 23:13:55 PST
Easy Duct Tape and Lint Fire starters!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Duct-Tape-and-Lint-Fire-Starters/
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 01:50:33 PST
How to Build a Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Fire-Pit-1/
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:09:39 PST
How to Make a Zombie Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Zombie-Survival-Kit/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 10:23:44 PST
Pine Resin Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pine-Resin-Torch/
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Wed, 28 Dec 2016 07:09:13 PST
Easy Flamethrower http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Flamethrower-2/
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 11:25:41 PST
Starting a Fire With a Magnifying Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Starting-a-Fire-With-a-Magnifying-Glass/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 03:23:16 PST
A weekend microadventure: brave the elements http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Weekend-Microadventure-Brave-the-Elements/
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 06:38:56 PST
How to Start a Flint and Steel Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Start-a-Flint-and-Steel-Fire/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 12:11:17 PST
Making Fire in Jungle http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Fire-in-Jungle/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 04:23:13 PST
DIY Soda Can Survival Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Soda-Can-Survival-Stove/
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 22:45:26 PST
INSANE FIRE STARTER <(2)> http://www.instructables.com/id/INSANE-FIRE-STARTER-2/
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 06:41:13 PST
Wood Stove Starting WITHOUT Accelerant! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Stove-Starting-WITHOUT-Accelerant/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:51:19 PST
Dakota Fire Hole http://www.instructables.com/id/Dakota-Fire-Hole/
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 20:03:13 PST
How to Make Glue Matches http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Glue-Matches/
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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 10:49:00 PST
Homemade Flame thrower (Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Flame-Thrower-Video/
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 13:32:36 PST
Antler Handle with Changeable Firesteel http://www.instructables.com/id/Antler-Handle-With-Changeable-Firesteel/
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 05:30:47 PST
Syringe Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Syringe-Fire-Starter/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 01:53:09 PST
How to burn rubber match of a match? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Burn-Rubber-Match-of-a-Match/
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 05:53:32 PST
INSANE FIRE STARTER(for backyard). http://www.instructables.com/id/INSANE-FIRE-STARTERfor-Backyard/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 07:32:05 PST
Fire Piston (Made From Aluminium) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Piston-V2/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 23:50:25 PST
Simple Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fire-Pit/
Simple Fire Pit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/8B68/IVA4QKGI/FTZ8B68IVA4QKGI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/8B68/IVA4QKGI/FTZ8B68IVA4QKGI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/8B68/IVA4QKGI/FTZ8B68IVA4QKGI.SMALL.jpg Nesmaniac I needed a place to burn brush which comes from trees around the property that have to be trimmed yearly. This I think is the easiest fastest way to do one & was quite cheap for me since I already had what I needed just lying around. Still it should be fairly inexpensive for anyone who doesn't & the...
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 08:06:24 PST
Recycled Firestarter - Easy As 1, 2, 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Firestarter-Easy-As-1-2-3/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 18:15:29 PST
Flint and Spark Wheel Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Flint-and-Spark-Wheel-Fire-Starter/
Flint and Spark Wheel Fire Starter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/JNSE/IV0AN4TF/FMKJNSEIV0AN4TF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/JNSE/IV0AN4TF/FMKJNSEIV0AN4TF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/JNSE/IV0AN4TF/FMKJNSEIV0AN4TF.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Don't throw away those used lighters, instead turn them into a fire starter. I hate to see anything go to waste, so whenever a disposable lighter runs out of fuel I either turn the flint into a firework (see here), or make one of these. The fire starter is made from the spark wheel, spring and flin...
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 21:07:47 PDT
Homemade Lighter http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Lighter/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 02:54:32 PDT
Starting a Fire With Steel Wool http://www.instructables.com/id/Starting-a-Fire-With-Steel-Wool/
Starting a Fire With Steel Wool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/SP08/IUKEQFYT/FDBSP08IUKEQFYT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/SP08/IUKEQFYT/FDBSP08IUKEQFYT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/SP08/IUKEQFYT/FDBSP08IUKEQFYT.SMALL.jpg The Art of an Outdoorsman Survival is more than just matches and lighters. It is a skill that requires to learn many methods of fire starting. Fire starting is a necessity in just about every wilderness survival situation. In my own opinion, matches are just terrible in a survival situation. Matches can be very easily blown ...
By: The Art of an Outdoorsman

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:25:55 PDT
Basic Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Survival-Kit-1/
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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:25:23 PDT
Simple Fire Piston http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fire-Piston/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:33:13 PDT
How to Make Waterproof Fire Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Waterproof-Fire-Starters-1/
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:21:22 PDT
Thin, instant matches that fit in your survival kit!!! omg! http://www.instructables.com/id/Thin-Instant-Matches-That-Fit-in-Your-Survival-Kit/
Thin, instant matches that fit in your survival kit!!! omg! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/U82S/IU9V60CN/FASU82SIU9V60CN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/U82S/IU9V60CN/FASU82SIU9V60CN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/U82S/IU9V60CN/FASU82SIU9V60CN.SMALL.jpg p mishra Hello there !!thank you for your suppoert till now!IN THIS INSTRUCTABLE WE WILL MAKE THE THINNEST MATCHBOX THAT CAN FIT INTO YOUR PURSE, WALLET, OR SURVIVAL KIT. Materials required You need the following supplies to make this - ■A matchbox like the above one.■A pair of scissors■White glue/hot gl...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 06:05:59 PDT
No Nonsense Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Nonsense-Survival-Kit/
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By: Instructa-Nathan

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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 15:32:57 PDT
How to Carry Embers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Carry-Embers/
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By: OutdoorEnthusiast

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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 12:40:29 PDT
Mini Match Glass Bottle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Match-Glass-Bottle/
Mini Match Glass Bottle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/8821/IU55BUUY/FIH8821IU55BUUY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/8821/IU55BUUY/FIH8821IU55BUUY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/8821/IU55BUUY/FIH8821IU55BUUY.SMALL.jpg saige hill today we will learn how to make a little glass bottle match holder. Tools and matches What will you need:-matches-small trinket bottle-scissors chop! Chop the matches so they will fit in the bottle.Make sure you dont flare the ends out as it will takecup more space. put in the bottle! Th...
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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:20:16 PDT
DIY Hobo Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hobo-Stove/
DIY Hobo Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/NTVM/IU3PZS7W/FNANTVMIU3PZS7W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/NTVM/IU3PZS7W/FNANTVMIU3PZS7W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/NTVM/IU3PZS7W/FNANTVMIU3PZS7W.SMALL.jpg Tijm A hobo stove is an easy and efficient way of burning wood for cooking and warmth. It's generally small and because of that doesn't use a lot of wood. As one might expect there are a lot of different variations of the hobo stove. This is just one of the variations possible, feel free to change or ada...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 02:38:22 PDT
Battery Powered Tinderbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Powered-Tinderbox/
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 22:01:29 PDT
Steel Wool Emergency Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-Wool-Emergency-Fire-Starter/
Steel Wool Emergency Fire Starter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/QNE3/ITVBRHMX/FIYQNE3ITVBRHMX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/QNE3/ITVBRHMX/FIYQNE3ITVBRHMX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/QNE3/ITVBRHMX/FIYQNE3ITVBRHMX.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer With only a battery and some fine steel wool, you can make a fire anytime. It's an old trick but works really well at starting fires in an emergency. Some of you might have seen steel wool fire wheels on the net. If not, check these ones out. here and hereThe way this work is passing some voltag...
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Tue, 4 Oct 2016 04:00:54 PDT
Shortcuts for Friction Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Shortcuts-for-Friction-Fire/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:48:23 PDT
Super easy to make DIY fire starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-to-Make-DIY-Fire-Starter/
Super easy to make DIY fire starter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/T8B5/ITKIWPE2/FWJT8B5ITKIWPE2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/T8B5/ITKIWPE2/FWJT8B5ITKIWPE2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/T8B5/ITKIWPE2/FWJT8B5ITKIWPE2.SMALL.jpg simonres Making a fire for a BBQ or a campfire is always fun but sometimes, it can be very tricky and it might take a lot of time to start up. This project will help you with this problem, it is easy to make, very cheap and portable. Taking this into account, you could use this Fire starter kit to start up ...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:16:56 PDT
Portable rocket stove about $25 http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Rocket-Stove-About-25/
Portable rocket stove about $25 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/GL8R/ITCHBWFW/FSYGL8RITCHBWFW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/GL8R/ITCHBWFW/FSYGL8RITCHBWFW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/GL8R/ITCHBWFW/FSYGL8RITCHBWFW.SMALL.jpg jleslie48 I camp. I forget my propane. I like my coffee. So I need a wood burning system that can boil water. I saw the concept of a rocket stove deployed using cinder blocks, but the idea of packing 70lbs of cement bricks seemed a bit over the top, So here is a rocket stove implemented using 2lbs of stuff...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:43:59 PDT
Experimental Rocket Grill http://www.instructables.com/id/Experimental-Rocket-Grill/
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 16:47:20 PDT
Pocket Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Stove/
Pocket Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/82J7/IT1UPPFG/FGM82J7IT1UPPFG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/82J7/IT1UPPFG/FGM82J7IT1UPPFG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/82J7/IT1UPPFG/FGM82J7IT1UPPFG.SMALL.jpg jhsyds37 Hello instructable community! Today I am going to show you how to make a pocket stove with just 3 easy steps. This is great for backpacking, camping, and even survival kits! (btw check mine out) Here goes..... Materials What you need:-pliers-tealight candle-soldering iron-sand paper-picture hange...
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Wed, 7 Sep 2016 17:20:57 PDT
char cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Char-Cloth-1/
char cloth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/UQGP/ISCBQGGU/FAYUQGPISCBQGGU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/UQGP/ISCBQGGU/FAYUQGPISCBQGGU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/UQGP/ISCBQGGU/FAYUQGPISCBQGGU.SMALL.jpg Eb10064 poke a small hole in the top of your can this will let your cloth vent load your can wit 100% cotton of some sort put over heat at about medium when your can stops smoking remove from heat and cover your hole disclaimer dont burn yourself of anything stupid not responsible for a...
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 20:31:15 PDT
Super easy fire starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Fire-Starters/
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 20:25:24 PDT
Simple Cardboard fire starter from a tuna can(Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fire-Starter-From-a-Tuna-CanVideo/
Simple Cardboard fire starter from a tuna can(Video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/A5UO/ISCBPNI7/FTRA5UOISCBPNI7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/A5UO/ISCBPNI7/FTRA5UOISCBPNI7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/A5UO/ISCBPNI7/FTRA5UOISCBPNI7.SMALL.jpg MiiBooth In this project I'm going to show you how to make a simple and very effective fire starter that can last for long hours and is highly wind resistant.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 read...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 12:09:42 PDT
Easy match waterproofing http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Match-Waterproofing/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:26:15 PDT