Instructables: exploring - outside - hiking http://www.instructables.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:00:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to make a two-peg spool knit paracord lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-two-peg-spool-knit-paracord-lanyard/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/WJMI/HU6QBAPI/FSEWJMIHU6QBAPI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/WJMI/HU6QBAPI/FSEWJMIHU6QBAPI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/WJMI/HU6QBAPI/FSEWJMIHU6QBAPI.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane This video will show how to make a paracord lanyard using two pegs of a knitting spool.  More knotty stuff on my blog:  Stormdrane's Blog The two-peg spool knit can be found in 'The Ashley Book of Knots' as knot #2878, a Square Loop Sinnet, along with other variations.
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:47:35 PDT
Effective Firestarter for the wet weathers http://www.instructables.com/id/Effective-Firestarter-for-the-wet-weathers/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 02:20:35 PDT
Camelbak UnBottle DIY Redux http://www.instructables.com/id/Camelbak-UnBottle-DIY-Redux/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 14:11:35 PDT
Paracord Hiking Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Hiking-Belt/
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 11:15:32 PST
Paracord Fence Jumper http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Fence-Jumper/
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 10:06:38 PST
How to tie an extended two-strand Matthew Walker knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-an-extended-two-strand-Matthew-Walker-k/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/3PDO/HS18F337/FLM3PDOHS18F337.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/3PDO/HS18F337/FLM3PDOHS18F337.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/3PDO/HS18F337/FLM3PDOHS18F337.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane More knotty stuff on my blog:  Stormdrane's Blog The video demonstrates how to tie a two-strand and an extended/lengthened two-strand Matthew Walker knot, knots #s 776 and 777 in 'The Ashley Book of Knots'.  They can be made even longer, but I usually just keep them short with paracord lanyards/fob...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 15:43:44 PST
Paracord Speed laces http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Speed-laces/
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 14:23:54 PST
Key Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Key-Sheath/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 20:25:55 PST
Finding offbeat local hiking destinations http://www.instructables.com/id/Finding-offbeat-local-hiking-destinations/
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 17:31:32 PST
Cup from plastic bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Cup-from-plastic-bottle/
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 05:55:39 PST
Fully Waterproof Matches http://www.instructables.com/id/Fully-Waterproof-Matches/
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 06:36:41 PST
The UUUgly Slingbag Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/The-UUUgly-Slingbag-Cover/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 22:49:21 PST
Ultimate Altoids Survival Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Altoids-Survival-Tin/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 18:48:47 PST
The $5 Weather Proof Bag / Survival Pillow! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Five-Dollar-ish-Weatherproof-Dust-Proof-Bag/
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:04:05 PST
camp stove http://www.instructables.com/id/camp-stove/
camp stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/ZCPO/HOUG8ORN/FIMZCPOHOUG8ORN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/ZCPO/HOUG8ORN/FIMZCPOHOUG8ORN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/ZCPO/HOUG8ORN/FIMZCPOHOUG8ORN.SMALL.jpg jkimm7 this instructable will show you step by step how to make a small lightweight camp stove.  materials for this project you will need; an aluminum can (empty) a pocket knife or box cutter ice pick, or a thumb tack scissors 90%+ alcohol or coleman fluid a container to boil water or cook stuff in cu...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 16:25:21 PST
Pants Daypack/Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Pants-DaypackBackpack/
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 04:57:45 PST
How to make a hot, long lasting campfire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-hot-long-lasting-campfire/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/O5WC/HO22XYT3/FR5O5WCHO22XYT3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/O5WC/HO22XYT3/FR5O5WCHO22XYT3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/O5WC/HO22XYT3/FR5O5WCHO22XYT3.SMALL.jpg Assassin Tube We have made many of these already, to make sure it works for you guys, hope you enjoy :) Just incase the embedded video doesn't work heres the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nQS_o_szCdY
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Sat, 30 Nov 2013 17:06:00 PST
Building Hiking Trails http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Hiking-Trails/
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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 00:42:51 PST
How to make a cot style hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-cot-style-hammock/
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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:57:01 PST
Food Storage Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Food-Storage-Can-Stove/
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Thu, 14 Nov 2013 10:32:18 PST
Small Hiking/Camping/Travelling Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-HikingCampingTravelling-Kit/
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 08:24:19 PST
Cooking On an Open Fire Without Utensils http://www.instructables.com/id/Cooking-On-an-Open-Fire-Without-Utensils/
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Sat, 5 Oct 2013 12:29:31 PDT
How to Upgrade your Glock with Competition Springs Part Three http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upgrade-your-Glock-with-Competition-Springs-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/1DA3/HLIDBVMA/FX41DA3HLIDBVMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/1DA3/HLIDBVMA/FX41DA3HLIDBVMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/1DA3/HLIDBVMA/FX41DA3HLIDBVMA.SMALL.jpg able2survive Thanks for watching this video. If you want to see more of my videos check out these links… Website: http://able2survive.com/ YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/Able2SurviveCom Facebook https://www.facebook.com/able2survive
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:42:59 PDT
How to Upgrade your Glock with Competition Springs Part Two http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upgrade-your-Glock-with-Competition-Springs-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/7CWX/HLIDBVM4/F0Q7CWXHLIDBVM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/7CWX/HLIDBVM4/F0Q7CWXHLIDBVM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/7CWX/HLIDBVM4/F0Q7CWXHLIDBVM4.SMALL.jpg able2survive Thanks for watching this video. If you want to see more of my videos check out these links… Website: http://able2survive.com/ YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/Able2SurviveCom Facebook https://www.facebook.com/able2survive
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:42:37 PDT
How to Upgrade your Glock with Competition Springs Part One http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upgrade-your-Glock-with-Competition-Springs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/RUWW/HLIDBVLY/FFERUWWHLIDBVLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/RUWW/HLIDBVLY/FFERUWWHLIDBVLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/RUWW/HLIDBVLY/FFERUWWHLIDBVLY.SMALL.jpg able2survive Thanks for watching this video. If you want to see more of my videos check out these links… Website: http://able2survive.com/ YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/Able2SurviveCom Facebook https://www.facebook.com/able2survive
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:42:13 PDT
How to Make a Camp Stove from Garbage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Camp-Stove-from-Garbage/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/1A2D/HLIDBVKN/FQT1A2DHLIDBVKN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/1A2D/HLIDBVKN/FQT1A2DHLIDBVKN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/1A2D/HLIDBVKN/FQT1A2DHLIDBVKN.SMALL.jpg able2survive Thanks for watching this video. If you want to see more of my videos check out these links… Website: http://able2survive.com/ YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/Able2SurviveCom Facebook https://www.facebook.com/able2survive
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:33:21 PDT
How To Mod H&R Single Shot 12 gauge Project part 2 spin off from Dave Canterbury http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Mod-HR-Single-Shot-12-gauge-Project-part-2-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/L84F/HLIDBVIC/FC8L84FHLIDBVIC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/L84F/HLIDBVIC/FC8L84FHLIDBVIC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/L84F/HLIDBVIC/FC8L84FHLIDBVIC.SMALL.jpg able2survive Thanks for watching this video. If you want to see more of my videos check out these links… Website: http://able2survive.com/ YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/Able2SurviveCom Facebook https://www.facebook.com/able2survive
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:19:27 PDT
Wearable Survival Kit -- Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Survival-Kit-Hat/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/1V8Q/HKPXBHKB/FLW1V8QHKPXBHKB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/1V8Q/HKPXBHKB/FLW1V8QHKPXBHKB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/1V8Q/HKPXBHKB/FLW1V8QHKPXBHKB.SMALL.jpg BudgetBugout Wether you are preparing for a hiking trip, a natural disaster or the zombie apocalypse, it's good to be prepared! In this installment of my wearable survival kit, I show you how I introduce cover [one of the "C"s of survival] into my survival gear. See more of my vids for other components ...
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 19:44:39 PDT
Smartphone holder for bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-holder-for-bicycle/
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Sat, 10 Aug 2013 14:30:04 PDT
550 Clicker-Biner-Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/550-Clicker-Biner-Pen/
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Sun, 4 Aug 2013 17:58:48 PDT
Going To The Bathroom In The Wilderness http://www.instructables.com/id/Going-To-The-Bathroom-In-The-Wilderness/
Going To The Bathroom In The Wilderness - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/1JT6/HJKBX9L5/FIB1JT6HJKBX9L5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/1JT6/HJKBX9L5/FIB1JT6HJKBX9L5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/1JT6/HJKBX9L5/FIB1JT6HJKBX9L5.SMALL.jpg ben maisel When one is enjoying the beauty of the wilderness, it is important to understand the impact one's presence has on the fragile environment. We don't want to foul the water sources we rely on or affect the habits of the wild critters that live there. If one excretes carelessly, microbes from waste can...
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 13:34:38 PDT
Altoids Survival Kit 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Kit-20/
Altoids Survival Kit 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/7ZPD/HJ3698HD/FT77ZPDHJ3698HD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/7ZPD/HJ3698HD/FT77ZPDHJ3698HD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/7ZPD/HJ3698HD/FT77ZPDHJ3698HD.SMALL.jpg BudgetBugout Hi I'm BudgetBugout and in this Instructable I show you my new and improved Altoids survival kit!  Although this kit is tailored to my specific needs and environment I believe that the basics of this kit are applicable to everyone!  Feel free to leave comments or suggestions so that we can learn fro...
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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 14:25:39 PDT
Hiking First Aid Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Hiking-First-Aid-Kit/
Hiking First Aid Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/3W69/HHS9V1F1/F6T3W69HHS9V1F1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/3W69/HHS9V1F1/F6T3W69HHS9V1F1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/3W69/HHS9V1F1/F6T3W69HHS9V1F1.SMALL.jpg jkdabrown One of the most import piece of equipment when enjoying the outdoors is a first aid kit. This instructable shows you the first aid kit I carry, the things in it and what there used for. First Aid Bag The first aid bag should be strong and waterproof and have enough room to carry the first aid sup...
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 14:09:39 PDT
Water Bottle Carrier (WCOA) http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Bottle-Carrier-WCOA/
Water Bottle Carrier (WCOA) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/S92S/HHMI4UTP/F10S92SHHMI4UTP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/S92S/HHMI4UTP/F10S92SHHMI4UTP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/S92S/HHMI4UTP/F10S92SHHMI4UTP.SMALL.jpg ezman Introduction Have you ever forgotten to bring your water bottle when you went hiking, backpacking or walking?  Have you forgotten you water bottle and are going to work on a roof, ladder, scaffolding?  If you have then you have to stop at a store to buy a standard 16.9 oz water bottle or 24 oz Gator...
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 12:50:00 PDT
Ranger Bead Counter Shoulder Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Ranger-Bead-Counter-Shoulder-Strap/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/0HY5/HH2VJA41/F4N0HY5HH2VJA41.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/0HY5/HH2VJA41/F4N0HY5HH2VJA41.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/0HY5/HH2VJA41/F4N0HY5HH2VJA41.SMALL.jpg soul_eater This is a idea to a ranger Bead Counter attached to my maxpedition Sitka shoulder strap, but can be attached any backpack, also glows in the dark you can find the beads in amazon. The bead Counter it's a military sistemas to keep the trak of the distance walked, every bead you pull it down every 60...
By: soul_eater

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Sun, 26 May 2013 13:21:12 PDT
Super capacity 2 Liter hydration backpack, $20 !!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-capacity-2-Liter-hydration-backpack-20-/
Super capacity 2 Liter hydration backpack, $20 !!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/UXBU/HI3TS8O1/F6XUXBUHI3TS8O1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/UXBU/HI3TS8O1/F6XUXBUHI3TS8O1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/UXBU/HI3TS8O1/F6XUXBUHI3TS8O1.SMALL.jpg Yard Sale Dale I love cycling and hiking, and need to stay hydrated. I love the CamelBack type water bladder packs, and have one, but this offers a great all-day bag for long trips, if you were going to carry a big bag anyway.  You will need:  1. a common backpack with a large main compartment, padded shoulder st...
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Thu, 23 May 2013 12:28:07 PDT
Have Dog, Will Backpack: Guide to 'Packing with Man's Best Friend http://www.instructables.com/id/Have-Dog-Will-Backpack-Guide-to-Packing-with-Ma/
Have Dog, Will Backpack: Guide to 'Packing with Man's Best Friend - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/8A2B/H32S07YO/FSA8A2BH32S07YO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/8A2B/H32S07YO/FSA8A2BH32S07YO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/8A2B/H32S07YO/FSA8A2BH32S07YO.SMALL.jpg Terranan Are you a dog lover, like me? Do you have tons more fun doing stuff with your dog, as opposed to not? And, most importantly, do u like to backpack? Well bringing Spot along with you on your trip might be "just your speed" (and other analogies). Dogs require special care on backpacking trips, but I ...
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Thu, 16 May 2013 09:47:04 PDT
Hiking staff/survival bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Hiking-staffsurvival-bow/
Hiking staff/survival bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/KJ2Q/HFPTIW7F/FXEKJ2QHFPTIW7F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/KJ2Q/HFPTIW7F/FXEKJ2QHFPTIW7F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/KJ2Q/HFPTIW7F/FXEKJ2QHFPTIW7F.SMALL.jpg zippetydooda I was recently looking for a new project and happened on some videos by the Backyard Bowyer on making bows from PVC pipe.  After watching a few of his very instructive tutorials, I decided to make one for myself.  After I got it done, I was surprised how well it shot and how easy it was to make, n...
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Wed, 1 May 2013 14:29:12 PDT
Apple Box to Walking Boot Carrier in 5mins (an end to mud in the back of your car and stinky boots in an old plastic bag) http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Box-to-Walking-Boot-Carrier-in-5mins-an-end/
Apple Box to Walking Boot Carrier in 5mins (an end to mud in the back of your car and stinky boots in an old plastic bag) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/GSX9/HFSH6WQE/F95GSX9HFSH6WQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/GSX9/HFSH6WQE/F95GSX9HFSH6WQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/GSX9/HFSH6WQE/F95GSX9HFSH6WQE.SMALL.jpg Hey Jude This Instructable is for you, if you go hill walking a lot and have muddy boots and have ever suffered from any the following: Muddy Boots rolling around in the back of your car. The plastic bag which either rips, because it's cheap, or your boots are so large they hardly fit. You leave...
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Mon, 22 Apr 2013 13:28:37 PDT
Pill Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Pill-Survival-Kit/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/UB9R/HFPTRLFV/FIBUB9RHFPTRLFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/UB9R/HFPTRLFV/FIBUB9RHFPTRLFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/UB9R/HFPTRLFV/FIBUB9RHFPTRLFV.SMALL.jpg csimpkins2 This is my pill survivall kit. This kit will provide your basic needs in a survival situation. All you need is: A flint and steel A knife A fishing Float Some cotton wool 2 fishing hooks Garden wire (can be strip and used as snare wire) Antiseptic Wipes Some plasters or band aids Paracord 2 water pu...
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Sat, 20 Apr 2013 13:42:45 PDT
Don't throw away that old external frame pack just yet. http://www.instructables.com/id/Dont-throw-away-that-old-external-frame-pack-just/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/4FM5/HEBNCBH2/FE94FM5HEBNCBH2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/4FM5/HEBNCBH2/FE94FM5HEBNCBH2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/4FM5/HEBNCBH2/FE94FM5HEBNCBH2.SMALL.jpg Mountainmistress This is basically an update to my post for my Go/Hiking pack. http://www.instructables.com/id/Gohikingextended-stay-bag/ So, I pretty much love the pack I've been using for years now and I'm not really looking forward to the cost of upgrading to a frame pack that would suit my needs. A while back ...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 09:00:05 PDT
Aluminum Beer Bottle Stove - 2 Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-Bottle-Stove-2-Piece/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/3DPH/HDRS6926/FJ73DPHHDRS6926.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/3DPH/HDRS6926/FJ73DPHHDRS6926.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/3DPH/HDRS6926/FJ73DPHHDRS6926.SMALL.jpg jphphotography A very popular DIY design, I noticed instructables was lacking a "rolled edge" aluminum bottle stove instructable so I figured I'd make one. These are fun an easy to make. Once you make the die you can reuse it over and over to make more stoves. The photos should pretty much explain everything but i...
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Sun, 3 Mar 2013 20:36:14 PST
Johan's Favourite Alcohol Stove: One-Can Sideburner http://www.instructables.com/id/Johans-Favourite-Alcohol-Stove-One-Can-Sideburne/
Johan's Favourite Alcohol Stove: One-Can Sideburner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/7XFY/HD2RMHQG/FZW7XFYHD2RMHQG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/7XFY/HD2RMHQG/FZW7XFYHD2RMHQG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/7XFY/HD2RMHQG/FZW7XFYHD2RMHQG.SMALL.jpg JohanJShaw Johan's Favourite Alcohol Stove : One-Can Sideburner (No Pot Stand) This stove uses only one can and needs no pot stand. The design transfers a lot of heat into the pot and not around it. On taller cans, you have plenty of material left from the middle of the can to create some sort of windscreen....
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Tue, 12 Feb 2013 13:30:51 PST
Ice hiking with homemade shoe ice chains http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-hiking-with-homemade-shoe-ice-chains/
Ice hiking with homemade shoe ice chains - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/WXP7/HBNXVGPH/FOHWXP7HBNXVGPH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/WXP7/HBNXVGPH/FOHWXP7HBNXVGPH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/WXP7/HBNXVGPH/FOHWXP7HBNXVGPH.SMALL.jpg rmlibby Some winters we get cabin fever and really need to get out. This winter was such a winter, and when we tried, we found the hike was quite icy. Solution, shoe ice chains. Unfortunately, when one has a large family, commercial shoe ice chains are unaffordable. I priced out each pair between $20-50 US....
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Sat, 12 Jan 2013 19:30:10 PST
"Old School" Pimpin' Military Style Bicycle Handlebar Bag - Old Skateboard, Camera Bag and Bicycle Mash Up! http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-School-Pimpin-Military-Style-Bicycle-Handle/
"Old School" Pimpin' Military Style Bicycle Handlebar Bag - Old Skateboard, Camera Bag and Bicycle Mash Up! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/29L8/HA4MMCRS/FY829L8HA4MMCRS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/29L8/HA4MMCRS/FY829L8HA4MMCRS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/29L8/HA4MMCRS/FY829L8HA4MMCRS.SMALL.jpg jawasan Re-Used and Re-purposed!   Here is a afternoon "re-use" project created using some items laying around the garage. Now you might not have these exact items for this project, chances are you don't, but perhaps this will at least inspire your "cargo bag" creation with what you have laying around.   ...
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Sun, 2 Dec 2012 17:22:17 PST
Oh look, it's another survival kit. http://www.instructables.com/id/Oh-look-its-another-survival-kit/
Oh look, it's another survival kit. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/3FTP/H994X1UT/FE43FTPH994X1UT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/3FTP/H994X1UT/FE43FTPH994X1UT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/3FTP/H994X1UT/FE43FTPH994X1UT.SMALL.jpg andyup1 Well, if you're looking at my survival kit, chances are you've seen quite a few around here. I will not claim to have the oh-this-is-the-best-ever-kit-ever-you'll-never-find-one-better-and-this-fits-everyone's-every-need!!!!!! kit, but, for my situation and what I am likely to encounter, this is the...
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Thu, 8 Nov 2012 11:50:45 PST
Center Stitched Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Center-Stitched-Paracord-Bracelet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/SU9D/H8NA43G2/FYWSU9DH8NA43G2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/SU9D/H8NA43G2/FYWSU9DH8NA43G2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/SU9D/H8NA43G2/FYWSU9DH8NA43G2.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane More knotty stuff on my blog:  Stormdrane's Blog This video shows how to add stitching to an already made paracord bracelet, using 1.4mm diameter cord with a lacing needle.  I have a photo collage, in a blog post done several years ago, for tying the particular woven bracelet used for the stitching...
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Thu, 25 Oct 2012 15:39:12 PDT
Two Bight Turk's Head Paracord Lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Bight-Turks-Head-Paracord-Lanyard/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/2JLX/H7430PLU/FTS2JLXH7430PLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/2JLX/H7430PLU/FTS2JLXH7430PLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/2JLX/H7430PLU/FTS2JLXH7430PLU.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane More knotty stuff on my blog:  http://stormdrane.blogspot.com  This video tutorial will show how to tie a Two-Bight Turk's-Head lanyard using about 5.5 feet of 550 paracord.  The Turk's Head part of the knot is described in 'The Ashley Book of Knots', knot #595.  I added the lanyard knot and loop o...
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Tue, 25 Sep 2012 04:58:23 PDT
How to tie a long 4 bight Turk's head knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-long-4-bight-Turks-head-knot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/076I/H742FLL3/FLH076IH742FLL3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/076I/H742FLL3/FLH076IH742FLL3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/076I/H742FLL3/FLH076IH742FLL3.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane More knotty stuff on my blog:  http://stormdrane.blogspot.com *Note that long Turk's head knots can take a lot of time, sometimes hours to complete, in gradually tightening up the knot and keeping it neat as you work, so anyone looking for a quick and easy project should look for smaller knots to t...
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Tue, 25 Sep 2012 03:12:18 PDT
Build an Altoids/tin can stove with just a knife/without ANY tools! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Altoidstin-can-stove-without-ANY-tools/
Build an Altoids/tin can stove with just a knife/without ANY tools! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/AIZ8/H673DXJU/F0DAIZ8H673DXJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/AIZ8/H673DXJU/F0DAIZ8H673DXJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/AIZ8/H673DXJU/F0DAIZ8H673DXJU.SMALL.jpg BalkanSpirit IMPORTANT!!!!: I updated with a video! The top part of the stove has to be a bit higher as to leave space between the lower part, otherwise it will not burn! To do this I placed 2 wooden blocks, which can't be easily set to a fire state between the two parts...and voila! Optional: Make lots of hole...
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Tue, 28 Aug 2012 02:11:16 PDT