Instructables: exploring - outside - fire http://www.instructables.com Mon, 30 May 2016 15:28:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 Simple Fire Tornado DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fire-Tornado-DIY/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 06:39:55 PDT
Flint sparkle bomb http://www.instructables.com/id/Flint-Sparkle-Bomb/
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Thu, 26 May 2016 11:27:44 PDT
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/
Quick Skills #10: How to start a fire with birch bark - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/N3F9/IOEKIWMZ/FE7N3F9IOEKIWMZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/N3F9/IOEKIWMZ/FE7N3F9IOEKIWMZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/N3F9/IOEKIWMZ/FE7N3F9IOEKIWMZ.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community,this week we finally move on to a new part of the Quick Skills series. In this and the following episodes we will look at methods to start a fire with natural and artificial types of tinder.First up is the popular birch bark and in the following steps I will demonstrate th...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 05:50:58 PDT
How to Make Char Cloth and Why? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Char-Cloth-and-Why/
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Thu, 19 May 2016 08:31:35 PDT
DIY Homemade Fire Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Fire-Starters/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 08:10:45 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/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 09:47:21 PDT
Portable DIY Concrete Fire Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-DIY-Concrete-Fire-Bowl/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 07:54:07 PDT
Easy fire from house hold items http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Fire-From-House-Hold-Items/
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 20:44:25 PDT
Bic Lighter Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Bic-Lighter-Keychain/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 06:20:49 PDT
Worlds smallest survival kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Smallest-Survival-Kit/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 17:07:05 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
Amazing Fire Domino - 8000 Matches Chain Reaction L Star Shaped http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Fire-Domino-8000-Matches-Chain-Reaction-L-/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 15:17:30 PDT
USB Mini Rotisserie: Roast Tiny Foods Like a Champion. http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Mini-Rotisserie-Roast-Tiny-Foods-Like-a-Champi/
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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/
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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
How to unroll & roll fire hose & take in and out of service http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Unroll-Roll-Fire-Hose-Take-in-and-Out-of-Se/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 07:46:05 PDT
The Essential Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Essential-Kit/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 15:28:54 PDT
Washing Machine Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Washing-Machine-Fire-Pit/
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 15:52:36 PDT
How to light a fire with a Magnesium Flint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Light-a-Fire-With-a-Magnesium-Flint/
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 07:18:17 PDT
Metal Bucket Forge http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Bucket-Forge/
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 15:55:40 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
MAKE A CANDLE WICK!!!! QUICK AND EASY!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/MAKE-a-CANDLE-WICK-QUICK-AND-EASY/
MAKE A CANDLE WICK!!!! QUICK AND EASY!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/3RDV/ILA1AQRO/FB63RDVILA1AQRO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/3RDV/ILA1AQRO/FB63RDVILA1AQRO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/3RDV/ILA1AQRO/FB63RDVILA1AQRO.SMALL.jpg fraser02 This is quite a simple instructable, only takes a few minutes, not much work and can be very handy for....lots of stuff:) Wicks can be used for candles obviously, so you can see when there's no lights even if you don't have the candle wax to stick it in, (and if you do), very small and portable, whi...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 23:19:43 PST
Night Long Lasting Outdoor Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Long-Lasting-Outdoor-Fire/
Night Long Lasting Outdoor Fire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/6BWL/IKZQ4FGL/FEE6BWLIKZQ4FGL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/6BWL/IKZQ4FGL/FEE6BWLIKZQ4FGL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/6BWL/IKZQ4FGL/FEE6BWLIKZQ4FGL.SMALL.jpg G0zdniM0z. How to build up a fire, that will keep on going for hours in any season?You need: Safety measures, Wood, Fire source, and your time! Safe Fire Place Safety FIRST!Camp fire must be made outside the equipment or vegetation (specially bushes and trees) reach. Don't start fire under the trees. Take ...
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 13:51:22 PST
Starting a Fire Without Matches http://www.instructables.com/id/Starting-a-Fire-Without-Matches/
Starting a Fire Without Matches - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/ESL8/IKPQ1SCX/FZ5ESL8IKPQ1SCX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/ESL8/IKPQ1SCX/FZ5ESL8IKPQ1SCX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/ESL8/IKPQ1SCX/FZ5ESL8IKPQ1SCX.SMALL.jpg eng249awesome People are challenged by the great outdoors, and while some are unfamiliar with these associated challenges, others seek the thrill of them. Survival is a practice that is never truly perfected, but with this easy tip it doesn’t have to be such a daunting task. After reading these instructions, user...
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:11:03 PST
Primitive Spear http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Spear/
Primitive Spear - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/T7VL/IK7C6YLH/FKOT7VLIK7C6YLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/T7VL/IK7C6YLH/FKOT7VLIK7C6YLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/T7VL/IK7C6YLH/FKOT7VLIK7C6YLH.SMALL.jpg J troyer This is a double sided spear tutorial which could save your life. It can be used to fish, hunt, and protect. Material All you need is a knife and cord (shoelace paracord ....) and some wilderness Finding A Tree You want a straight tree that fits comfortably in your hands. It can be small or b...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:12:51 PST
Upgraded Match Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgraded-Match-Box/
Upgraded Match Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/O355/IK7C6LLJ/F3DO355IK7C6LLJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/O355/IK7C6LLJ/F3DO355IK7C6LLJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/O355/IK7C6LLJ/F3DO355IK7C6LLJ.SMALL.jpg gratefulfloyd4774 Materials A few matches , match box scissors, tape and a crazy glue holder(not the actual glue ) Cutting Cut the striker off the box Attach The Striker Tape striker on to glue tube , you can glue it on but i chose tape so i can replace it when it wears out Fill It Up Put matches in...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 10:04:05 PST
Emergency Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Safety-Survival-Flashlight/
Emergency Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/I39W/IKA06HR3/F2BI39WIKA06HR3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/I39W/IKA06HR3/F2BI39WIKA06HR3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/I39W/IKA06HR3/F2BI39WIKA06HR3.SMALL.jpg smurray2 From an old crapped out flashlight comes the survival lamp.This lamp has a few accessories to help you out in an emergency or survival situation.It has:A flashlight (obviously)A multi tool A foil blanket Some matches and a striker5m of paracord A window breaker Break down the old flashlight I h...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:11:11 PST
Euro Pallet Log Shed - 7 Foot High Approx http://www.instructables.com/id/Euro-Pallet-Log-Shed-7-Foot-High-Approx/
Euro Pallet Log Shed - 7 Foot High Approx - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/73PF/ILQVHGSM/FST73PFILQVHGSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/73PF/ILQVHGSM/FST73PFILQVHGSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/73PF/ILQVHGSM/FST73PFILQVHGSM.SMALL.jpg amcintosh5 My wife and I found it was becoming a pain to bend over and reach into our original built pallet DIY home made pallet log sheds. The original one is behind the green tarp. Therefore I embarked on buiding a much taller pallet log shed made from Euro pallets.A - We wouldn't have to bend over and reach...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 18:55:13 PST
Phosphorous Powder http://www.instructables.com/id/Phosphorous-Powder/
Phosphorous Powder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/TME0/IKA2FESF/FILTME0IKA2FESF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/TME0/IKA2FESF/FILTME0IKA2FESF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/TME0/IKA2FESF/FILTME0IKA2FESF.SMALL.jpg Conor M This is what is used on the top of matches to start them off.It can be used to make firelighters. You Will Need: -Needle nose pliers-Matches (lots)-Jar (For Storage)-Pencil-A4 Sheet of Paper Crush the heads off the matches: You will need to gently squeeze the head of the match until it cracks ...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 09:43:03 PST
Homemade Fire Piston http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Fire-Piston/
Homemade Fire Piston - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/D7W3/IKA2D5VS/FJVD7W3IKA2D5VS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/D7W3/IKA2D5VS/FJVD7W3IKA2D5VS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/D7W3/IKA2D5VS/FJVD7W3IKA2D5VS.SMALL.jpg wartellc I live in lovely Ol' Seattle. It likes to rain here tons, specially during winter, fall, and spring. When it rains, I like to dink around in the machine shop at my place of employment. I am also an avid hiker and camper, so this project fits right in with my interest. I designed and constructed a fi...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 18:44:30 PST
EASY AND EFFECTIVE FIRE STARTERS!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-AND-EFFECTIVE-FIRE-STARTERS/
EASY AND EFFECTIVE FIRE STARTERS!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/EJ0K/IK2V1X4Z/FLBEJ0KIK2V1X4Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/EJ0K/IK2V1X4Z/FLBEJ0KIK2V1X4Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/EJ0K/IK2V1X4Z/FLBEJ0KIK2V1X4Z.SMALL.jpg DEEJAY642 Have you ever had to spend hours on your hands and knees during a cold, damp, windy night trying to start your suborn fire??? if so then i know how you felt about it..... TERRIBLE!!! well say good bye to those horrible times because here it a super easy and effective fire starter that will have your...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 20:33:02 PST
Firestarter http://www.instructables.com/id/Firestarter-1/
Firestarter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/BCDU/IJYUHWV1/FEWBCDUIJYUHWV1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/BCDU/IJYUHWV1/FEWBCDUIJYUHWV1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/BCDU/IJYUHWV1/FEWBCDUIJYUHWV1.SMALL.jpg Austin Noble This firestarter design is a project that I have been working on for almost a year. This is not an especially easy to make firestarter, but it is very effective. It is rock solid, self lighting, burns for 10+ minutes, has a large flame, it is wind and rain resistant, it is almost smokeless, and fina...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 15:54:13 PST
Paper Rocket (Really Flies!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Rocket-Really-Flies/
Paper Rocket (Really Flies!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/U7BL/IJX7G8JD/FRQU7BLIJX7G8JD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/U7BL/IJX7G8JD/FRQU7BLIJX7G8JD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/U7BL/IJX7G8JD/FRQU7BLIJX7G8JD.SMALL.jpg Alex_T Before you start I just want to tell you that I do not own nor possess the funds to purchase a camera of any standard or quality; the one image I did manage to take was with my friend's phone. This does not mean there are no images, because can use Windows Paint. I think it looks cleaner anyway. I ...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 09:39:56 PST
Outdoor survival kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Survival-Kit-1/
Outdoor survival kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/S848/IJQOOFSS/FABS848IJQOOFSS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/S848/IJQOOFSS/FABS848IJQOOFSS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/S848/IJQOOFSS/FABS848IJQOOFSS.SMALL.jpg ranwithjesus Hey everyone! Thanks for checking out my Instructable! This Instructable will tell you exactly what you need to bring whenever you go camping, backpacking, ect. It will also provide descriptions of WHY you need to bring some of the stuff, while others are kind of self explanatory. If you like this I...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 11:57:32 PST
Propane Tank Wood Stove for $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Propane-Tank-Wood-Stove-for-5/
Propane Tank Wood Stove for $5 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/IMZE/IJRHMCQA/FW4IMZEIJRHMCQA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/IMZE/IJRHMCQA/FW4IMZEIJRHMCQA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/IMZE/IJRHMCQA/FW4IMZEIJRHMCQA.SMALL.jpg Joepatrick This wood stove was solely made from1 lb propane tank4 nuts/bolts3 in Copper pipe sectionTin wire solderToolsblow torchangle grinder(cutoff wheel)DrillNOTICE : The pictures of the flame where not caused by wood which means that it does not look as well as it can in the picture. when you are burning...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 18:26:01 PST
Dancing on fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Dancing-on-Fire/
Dancing on fire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/WVZV/IJLRU4LK/F0NWVZVIJLRU4LK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/WVZV/IJLRU4LK/F0NWVZVIJLRU4LK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/WVZV/IJLRU4LK/F0NWVZVIJLRU4LK.SMALL.jpg Lauren De Raedt Hi! We are Stan, Lauren and Obed and we are students at Howest, Kortrijk. We are in our second year of the study Industrial Product Design. For our course Design&Prototyping we had a group work, in association with Bolwerk. This is a company which makes entertainment installations for events. We had...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 12:25:13 PST
Fire shooting gallery http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Shooting-Gallery/
Fire shooting gallery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/8CGX/IJKAF1AX/FBI8CGXIJKAF1AX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/8CGX/IJKAF1AX/FBI8CGXIJKAF1AX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/8CGX/IJKAF1AX/FBI8CGXIJKAF1AX.SMALL.jpg liviaDC A bit of fashpaper, a nice little fire box and of course something to aim at are the perfect ingredients to have some fun!We decided to work with a shooting gallery, inspired by the fair, for our school assignment but spice it a little up by adding a fiery touch. Materials - 1 copper tube - shee...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 06:35:34 PST
fire lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Lantern/
fire lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/AXIP/IJKAEVFC/F1NAXIPIJKAEVFC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/AXIP/IJKAEVFC/F1NAXIPIJKAEVFC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/AXIP/IJKAEVFC/F1NAXIPIJKAEVFC.SMALL.jpg flavie_v we are Simon, Kristof and flaviefor school we made a construction with fire.the final concept is a lantern that sprays fire. Cut basic parts cut all the pieces from a 12mm MDF panel.cut with bandsaw or circular saw (where you are the most familiar with)(see dimensions on technical drawing) Glu...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 05:58:55 PST
Winter survival: super shelter + all night long fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Winter-Survival-Super-Shelter-All-Night-Long-Fire/
Winter survival: super shelter + all night long fire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/WO86/IJEKMEWT/F5WWO86IJEKMEWT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/WO86/IJEKMEWT/F5WWO86IJEKMEWT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/WO86/IJEKMEWT/F5WWO86IJEKMEWT.SMALL.jpg kereszteszsgy Here we present, how to make a super shelter and build an all night long fire to survive a night in the woods during winter. Direct link to the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kXVGJNHbsZc
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 06:57:25 PST
How to Dress for Cold Weather http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Dress-for-Cold-Weather/
How to Dress for Cold Weather - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/SLZT/IJBPML6H/FS3SLZTIJBPML6H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/SLZT/IJBPML6H/FS3SLZTIJBPML6H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/SLZT/IJBPML6H/FS3SLZTIJBPML6H.SMALL.jpg Mulltin I Made this instuctable to tell you about how (i) dress for a day or two in cold weather and how to use the clothes to make sure you avoid frostbite.Introduction: THe human body is not made for temperatures in the far northern and southern regions of the world, the perfect temperature for us when we...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 13:46:01 PST
Fire Cube (Fire Starter) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Cube-Fire-Starter/
Fire Cube (Fire Starter) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/9RJG/IJAAAFAK/FQ79RJGIJAAAFAK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/9RJG/IJAAAFAK/FQ79RJGIJAAAFAK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/9RJG/IJAAAFAK/FQ79RJGIJAAAFAK.SMALL.jpg Pure Carbon Hello world! Pure Carbon here and today I will be showing you how to build a small, long burning fire starter that I call the fire cube. Its essentially a cotton ball covered with petroleum jelly which is compressed as small as it can. Its great for lighting emergency fires and is small enough to fi...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 20:57:41 PST