Instructables: exploring - outside - hook http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:26:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 Clothes hanger fishing hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Clothes-hanger-fishing-hook/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:13:07 PDT
Bike mudguard from picture hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-picture-rail-hook-into-a-bike-mud-guard/
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 06:03:45 PST
How To Make Wooden Fishing Lure http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Wooden-Fishing-Lure/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/9HZM/HRKQX6LN/F529HZMHRKQX6LN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/9HZM/HRKQX6LN/F529HZMHRKQX6LN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/9HZM/HRKQX6LN/F529HZMHRKQX6LN.SMALL.jpg winfall1234 This is how I make my homemade fishing lures. There are many ways to make a fishing lure and it will take a lot of trial and error until you find what works for you.
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 11:16:05 PST
Texas Rigging http://www.instructables.com/id/Texas-Rigging/
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Tue, 23 Jul 2013 12:07:46 PDT
An Attempt At a Homemade Lure http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Attempt-At-a-Homemade-Lure/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/PHLD/H5EDU40L/FCDPHLDH5EDU40L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/PHLD/H5EDU40L/FCDPHLDH5EDU40L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/PHLD/H5EDU40L/FCDPHLDH5EDU40L.SMALL.jpg freeza36 This is a lure that I built today after seeing the instructable by Stever0812. His lures are much more professionally done. This one was just a first atempt, and I had a really tough time securing the hooks. In the end, I just tied them with some fishing line around a small staple on the bottom of t...
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Sun, 5 Aug 2012 16:15:23 PDT
Homemade Fishing Bobbers http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Fishing-Bobbers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/O84H/H5F2Z5MD/FAWO84HH5F2Z5MD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/O84H/H5F2Z5MD/FAWO84HH5F2Z5MD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/O84H/H5F2Z5MD/FAWO84HH5F2Z5MD.SMALL.jpg freeza36 These are some bobbers that I made based off of one that I found. Somebody had made it and lost it at Jefferson Lake, where I picked it up. They are outstandingly easy to make. Just look at the pictures. They work because the weights on the bottom hold the wood upright. When the line (which is TIED ...
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Sun, 5 Aug 2012 14:29:20 PDT
Fishing hook. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-hook/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/CGYF/H0OJ0F0E/F9ZCGYFH0OJ0F0E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/CGYF/H0OJ0F0E/F9ZCGYFH0OJ0F0E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/CGYF/H0OJ0F0E/F9ZCGYFH0OJ0F0E.SMALL.jpg Computothought What's needed:     Paper clip.     Needle-nose pliers with wire cutter.     Fishing pole and fishing line (http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-use-fishing-pole-idea/).     Different color threads. What to do: 1. Unfold your paper clip to create a flattened "S" shape. 2. Cut the paper clip in h...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2012 14:06:14 PDT
Compact Tackle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Tackle-Box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/FP60/H0OIV14X/FRGFP60H0OIV14X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/FP60/H0OIV14X/FRGFP60H0OIV14X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/FP60/H0OIV14X/FRGFP60H0OIV14X.SMALL.jpg amandaggogo This mini tackle box was made for me by a dear friend of mine, She has given me permission to share her awesomeness on here. :0) I'm still building my little on the go kit, but the items pictured are what she included in it for me upon giving it to me. The actual case is made from pvc pipe and end c...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 07:52:52 PDT
New and Improved Snake Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/New-and-Improved-Snake-Hook/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/6VYU/H0AR6QAW/FPI6VYUH0AR6QAW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/6VYU/H0AR6QAW/FPI6VYUH0AR6QAW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/6VYU/H0AR6QAW/FPI6VYUH0AR6QAW.SMALL.jpg freeza36 I took my old home made snake hook and fixed it up into this. The hook is part of a paint roller, and the handle is a copper tube. Duct tape holds it all togeher, and although I am yet to try it in the field, it works with my 3 foot long cornsnake, Maize. My previous instructable on it was very bad,...
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Wed, 28 Mar 2012 13:39:36 PDT
How to Safely Catch a Snake http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Safely-Catch-a-Snake/
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Sun, 11 Mar 2012 09:18:29 PDT
Snake (or Hook) Stick for Safe Snake Collecting http://www.instructables.com/id/Snake-or-Hook-Stick-for-Safe-Snake-Collecting/
Snake (or Hook) Stick for Safe Snake Collecting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/FOTY/GZLW4A4M/FA2FOTYGZLW4A4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/FOTY/GZLW4A4M/FA2FOTYGZLW4A4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/FOTY/GZLW4A4M/FA2FOTYGZLW4A4M.SMALL.jpg ShutterEye This is my first Instructable, so I'd really appreciate as much help and feedback as possible.  Firstly, and most importantly, we need to clear the air on a few things: 1) This is more a report on how I made my hook stick as opposed to how to make the best one - This means that some parts are opti...
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Sun, 11 Mar 2012 05:20:13 PDT
Snake Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Snake-Hook/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/34XS/GWF5UECO/F6X34XSGWF5UECO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/34XS/GWF5UECO/F6X34XSGWF5UECO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/34XS/GWF5UECO/F6X34XSGWF5UECO.SMALL.jpg freeza36 This is a snake hook made of a paint roller and copper pipe. It is held together by duct tape. Sorry for the fuzzy pictures. It is pretty self explainatory when it comes to construction. The handle and the expernal parts of the paint roller are removed, leaving just the bent metal. This fits into th...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2012 17:28:59 PST
Turn a Can Tab into a Survival Fish Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-bottle-tab-into-a-survival-fish-hook/
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Mon, 30 May 2011 09:22:22 PDT
Tree Stand Retrieval Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-Stand-Retrieval-Tool/
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Mon, 14 Mar 2011 17:36:59 PDT
How to make a fishing lure with a plastic spoon http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-fishing-lure-with-a-plastic-spoon/
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Thu, 2 Dec 2010 18:58:02 PST
How to Catch a Nightcrawler http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Catch-a-Nightcrawler/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/9099/GCJ105K1/F2G9099GCJ105K1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/9099/GCJ105K1/F2G9099GCJ105K1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/9099/GCJ105K1/F2G9099GCJ105K1.SMALL.jpg MNCproductions Nightcrawlers make a great bait for nearly all freshwater fish! During the spring you can catch your own instead of spending all of that money on bait! The worms come out from the ground only at night (or when the ground is deeply saturated) following a decent rain fall. Temperatures at the time mus...
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Fri, 13 Aug 2010 19:47:01 PDT
Bug Fishing Lure http://www.instructables.com/id/Bug-Fishing-Lure/
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Tue, 9 Mar 2010 19:03:14 PST
Make your own top water minnow fishing lures http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-top-water-minnow-fishing-lures/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2009 20:24:44 PST
Geo-Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Geo-Hook/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2009 01:24:50 PDT
Build an Ice Fishing Pole http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Fishing-Pole/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2009 18:35:24 PDT
How to set up A Fishing Rod For Lure Fishing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-set-up-A-Fishing-Rod-For-Lure-Fishing/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2009 11:13:36 PDT
Self-Retracting Fish Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Retracting-Fish-Hook/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2009 20:41:45 PDT
How to Hook Live Bait for Fishing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hook-Live-Bait-for-Fishing/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2008 13:06:29 PDT
Bike Rack / Bike Storage for the Home or Apartment http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-bike-storage-rack-for-many-bikes-in-small-a/
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Thu, 19 Oct 2006 16:24:49 PDT
Wetsuit hangers from bicycle rims. http://www.instructables.com/id/Wetsuit-hangers-from-bicycle-rims./
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Wed, 24 Aug 2005 17:56:27 PDT