Instructables: exploring - outside - outdoors - survival http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:37:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 Bushcraft, Survival Kit For Extended Durations - Part 1 - Life Support Vest http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Survival-Bushcraft-Kit-For-Extended-Durati/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 10:00:29 PDT
Altoids Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Kit-27/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 04:31:33 PDT
Simple and Clean Penny Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-Clean-Penny-Stove/
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 20:05:51 PDT
Knot display board http://www.instructables.com/id/Knot-display-board/
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 12:19:43 PST
How To Make A First Strike Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-First-Strike-Survival-Kit/
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 17:29:30 PST
how to make a good survival kit http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-good-survival-kit/
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 12:57:50 PST
How To Make Feather Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Feather-Sticks/
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 11:48:41 PST
Camouflage Solar Cooker http://www.instructables.com/id/Camouflage-Solar-Cooker/
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 02:52:35 PST
Altoids Survival Fire Starting Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Fire-Starting-Tin/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 19:29:59 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
Mini Fire Starting Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Fire-Starting-Tin/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 17:40:18 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
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
The Pathfinder Dart- Atlatl Using String(With Duct Tape Fletching) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pathfinder-Dart-Atlatl-Using-StringWith-Duct-T/
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 20:40:28 PST
Portable Rocket Stove … made from 4 inch Internal diameter, double-wall insulated Pellet Vent pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Rocket-Stove-made-from-4-inch-Internal-di/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/UG7T/HNICS4PF/FRMUG7THNICS4PF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/UG7T/HNICS4PF/FRMUG7THNICS4PF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/UG7T/HNICS4PF/FRMUG7THNICS4PF.SMALL.jpg shodai-soke This cook stove is a valuable piece of equipment for any camper,  hunter, fisherman or outdoorsman.   It is rugged, portable, and compact.  It eliminates the need for propane, liquid fuel, electricity and large stacks of firewood, or wood pellets. NOTE:  For Outdoor use ONLY! Parts Needed: 1 – Wall...
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 19:06:05 PDT
Basic Paracord Cobra Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Paracord-Cobra-Bracelet/
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 14:24:43 PDT
Primitive Fish Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Fish-Trap/
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Sat, 12 Oct 2013 12:14:07 PDT
Survival Bracelet - Cheap And Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Bracelet-Cheap-And-Easy/
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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 06:18:16 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
Making Field Tip and Broadhead Hunting Bolts for the Pistol Crossbow http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Field-Tip-and-Broadhead-Hunting-Bolts-for-t/
Making Field Tip and Broadhead Hunting Bolts for the Pistol Crossbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/LWJC/HLA1VCCR/F1FLWJCHLA1VCCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/LWJC/HLA1VCCR/F1FLWJCHLA1VCCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/LWJC/HLA1VCCR/F1FLWJCHLA1VCCR.SMALL.jpg shodai-soke There are several different models of 50 lb. and 80 lb.-pull pistol crossbows available, but the only bolts sold are molded plastic or aluminum tubes with molded plastic fletches, both of which have target tips, and these are about 6-3/4 in. (17 cm) long. Not that these are not formidable, but you r...
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 19:04:57 PDT
Creating A Portable Bug Out/Survival Tub 1.0 With Items Around Your Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-A-Portable-Bug-OutSurvival-Tub-10-With-It/
Creating A Portable Bug Out/Survival Tub 1.0 With Items Around Your Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/DT2H/HKUDA7TR/FLLDT2HHKUDA7TR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/DT2H/HKUDA7TR/FLLDT2HHKUDA7TR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/DT2H/HKUDA7TR/FLLDT2HHKUDA7TR.SMALL.jpg ktbman Many people have Bug Out Bags that are heavy, and impractical to the every day life style, luging these bags to work and in transit is not and option. This tutorial emphasizes creating a small low profile box that is not to chunky to stuff into the bottom of your every day carry bag, we will be crea...
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Tue, 27 Aug 2013 12:07:45 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
Tinder Caps - The Bottle Cap tinder stash http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinder-Caps-The-Bottle-Cap-tinder-stash/
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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 15:11:32 PDT
Distill Water Using Minimal Supplies http://www.instructables.com/id/Distill-Water-Using-Minimal-Supplies/
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 06:49:38 PDT
Altoids Survival Kit 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Kit-20/
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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 14:25:39 PDT
Life Out There: Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-Out-There-Survival-Kit/
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 16:58:02 PDT
Extract Clean, Drinkable Water From Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Extract-Clean-Drinkable-Water-From-Plants/
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 10:05:31 PDT
Paiute Deadfall Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Paiute-Deadfall-Trap-1/
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 19:22:13 PDT
Hiking First Aid Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Hiking-First-Aid-Kit/
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 14:09:39 PDT
Waterproof Matches http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Matches/
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 21:33:26 PDT
Creating a Cobra Weave Para-cord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Cobra-Weave-Para-cord-Bracelet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/N4ON/HFSHSR1Y/FDGN4ONHFSHSR1Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/N4ON/HFSHSR1Y/FDGN4ONHFSHSR1Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/N4ON/HFSHSR1Y/FDGN4ONHFSHSR1Y.SMALL.jpg Matthew2000 Cobra weave para-cord bracelet.
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Tue, 23 Apr 2013 18:43:51 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
Paracord Project Guide 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Project-Guide-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/0VKN/H4AGKB3H/FVQ0VKNH4AGKB3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/0VKN/H4AGKB3H/FVQ0VKNH4AGKB3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/0VKN/H4AGKB3H/FVQ0VKNH4AGKB3H.SMALL.jpg everythinghunt257 Here are an abundance of awesome paracord projects. null null null null null null null null null null null null null null
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 12:59:30 PDT
Easy waterproof clothing, and about anything else in your world. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-waterproof-clothing-and-about-anything-else-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/TJ9Y/HEI4FFIF/FG3TJ9YHEI4FFIF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/TJ9Y/HEI4FFIF/FG3TJ9YHEI4FFIF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/TJ9Y/HEI4FFIF/FG3TJ9YHEI4FFIF.SMALL.jpg GrumpyOldGoat Water proof about everything. Needed ingredients. 1. Mineral Spirits 2. 100% clear silicone caulking. Empty container to mix in and a stir stick. I used about 1/4 of the silicone tube and the quart of mineral spirits.  If I had more mineral spirits I would have thinned it more. It's a hindsight...
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Wed, 20 Mar 2013 15:58:10 PDT
Water proof tinder capsule http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-proof-tinder-capsule/
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 18:47:51 PST
Portable AKTA style target for knife and tomahawk throwing http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-AKTA-style-target-for-knife-and-tomahawk-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/VSUD/HAOPM0LM/FW9VSUDHAOPM0LM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/VSUD/HAOPM0LM/FW9VSUDHAOPM0LM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/VSUD/HAOPM0LM/FW9VSUDHAOPM0LM.SMALL.jpg shodai-soke A.  Official  American Knife Throwing Alliance (AKTA) Target description: Five targets will be mounted perpendicular to the thrower, (e.g., against a wall or backstop), like the “five” on a domino or die piece.  The top of the upper left and right targets are 67 inches from the ground. The bottom of...
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Fri, 14 Dec 2012 10:39:51 PST
Uncle AZ's Altoids Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Uncle-AZs-Altoids-Survival-Kit/
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Mon, 21 May 2012 11:36:54 PDT
How to make your own Machete http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-Machete/
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Sat, 19 May 2012 18:50:25 PDT
What's in my Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-in-my-Backpack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/XB3Q/H1YONIVX/FI5XB3QH1YONIVX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/XB3Q/H1YONIVX/FI5XB3QH1YONIVX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/XB3Q/H1YONIVX/FI5XB3QH1YONIVX.SMALL.jpg amandaggogo Got a two part video series here showing what all I choose to put into my camping backpack, and my guy friend's camping backpack. Covering the basics, food, water, first aid/survival, tools, and some other various items. Feel free to kindly comment on anything you think I might need to add! To see p...
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Fri, 18 May 2012 14:41:32 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
Updated and revised hiking how-to: What I bring along with me. http://www.instructables.com/id/Updated-and-revised-hiking-how-to-What-I-bring-al/
Updated and revised hiking how-to: What I bring along with me. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/LL8A/H01N4UIE/FKTLL8AH01N4UIE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/LL8A/H01N4UIE/FKTLL8AH01N4UIE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/LL8A/H01N4UIE/FKTLL8AH01N4UIE.SMALL.jpg amandaggogo After many good suggestions and myself getting a few new items since my last instructable, I have updated on what I like to bring along with me on a light hike. Subtract or add whatever you like, also, suggestions are welcome as always! Happy Hiking all! Supplies I have several supplies I tak...
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Tue, 20 Mar 2012 18:22:59 PDT
How to make a Survival Knife from a Sawblade http://www.instructables.com/id/Supplies-2/
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Sat, 25 Feb 2012 19:58:47 PST
Ten Survival Items for the Outdoors http://www.instructables.com/id/Ten-Survival-Items-for-the-Outdoors/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 19:39:52 PST
Hiking How-To: What I bring along with me. http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-along-when-HikingCamping/
Hiking How-To: What I bring along with me. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/Q77I/GXFXOUKO/FC2Q77IGXFXOUKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/Q77I/GXFXOUKO/FC2Q77IGXFXOUKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/Q77I/GXFXOUKO/FC2Q77IGXFXOUKO.SMALL.jpg amandaggogo Alright all you flower children/outdoorsy people, This here instructable is just a quick little video/photo's about what I personally like to take along when going on a hike or going camping, Your bag may differ, but this is mine, and I thought I would share, who knows, you may find some cool things...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2012 15:07:25 PST
What's in my survival/first aid kit you ask? http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-in-my-survivalfirst-aid-kit-you-ask/
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Mon, 16 Jan 2012 18:36:09 PST
Easy woven paracord belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-woven-paracord-belt/
Easy woven paracord belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/WPPI/GWF5UDSB/FSHWPPIGWF5UDSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/WPPI/GWF5UDSB/FSHWPPIGWF5UDSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/WPPI/GWF5UDSB/FSHWPPIGWF5UDSB.SMALL.jpg amandaggogo This belt is pretty easy to make and looks good in my opinion. You can use any kind of belt buckle you want for it, I used D rings (Yes, I know, I don't have them fastened correctly, I always wear them this way because I'm cool like that.) Supplies You will need the following: Paracord (I used ...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2012 09:43:50 PST