Instructables: exploring - outside - outdoors - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:00:17 PST BLOX v1.01 Catch Crab http://www.instructables.com/id/Catch-Crab/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:55:50 PST
How To Start A Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Start-A-Fire-1/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:30:47 PST
How To Make A Fire With A Gum Wrapper And A Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Fire-With-A-Gum-Wrapper-And-A-Batter/
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 15:55:28 PST
Essential Backcountry Camping Preparation Checklist http://www.instructables.com/id/Essential-Backcountry-Camping-Preparation-Checklis/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:37:09 PDT
Custom Leather Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Leather-Knife-Sheath/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:55:45 PDT
Bullwhip from Upcycled Belts http://www.instructables.com/id/Bullwhip-from-Upcycled-Belts/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:59:31 PDT
Leather Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Wrap/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 16:52:58 PDT
Everything you need to know about Tanning animal pelts. http://www.instructables.com/id/Everything-you-need-to-know-about-Tanning-animal-p/
Everything you need to know about Tanning animal pelts. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/QHUY/H337JTD8/FHCQHUYH337JTD8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/QHUY/H337JTD8/FHCQHUYH337JTD8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/QHUY/H337JTD8/FHCQHUYH337JTD8.SMALL.jpg Don,t try this at home This instructable will show you how to properly flesh, salt, and tann a animal pelt and driffernt ways of doing it. If you buy tanning solution follow the instructions that should come with it before you follow mine. sorry about the lack of pictures i will add my own pictures when i shoot more game....
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Thu, 7 Jun 2012 18:34:02 PDT
Off-road Adventure Expedition Trailer for Overlanding http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-road-Adventure-Expedition-Trailer-for-Overland/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:28:50 PDT
[Campfire Recipes] Bake a Cake in an Orange http://www.instructables.com/id/Bake-a-Cake-in-an-Orange/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:32:41 PDT
A Survival Water Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Survival-Charcoal-Filter/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:10:47 PDT
Building a Campfire http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Campfire/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:31:50 PDT
Quick-Release Hatchet Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Release-Hatchet-Holster/
Quick-Release Hatchet Holster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/IDRV/HYOXX5KY/F14IDRVHYOXX5KY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/IDRV/HYOXX5KY/F14IDRVHYOXX5KY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/IDRV/HYOXX5KY/F14IDRVHYOXX5KY.SMALL.jpg Cmdr. Vik PREFACE:Do you like the great outdoors; do you believe a hatchet is a necessary tool when venturing into them? Well my friend(s), if yes is your answer do I have another Instructable for you! This Instructable is the answer to a problem I recurrently noticed after I made my 'Quick-Release Axe Holste...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 18:37:19 PDT
How to Barefoot Waterski http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Barefoot-Waterski/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 14:55:33 PDT
Quick-Release Axe Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Release-Axe-Holster/
Quick-Release Axe Holster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/8652/HY7T31RC/FSW8652HY7T31RC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/8652/HY7T31RC/FSW8652HY7T31RC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/8652/HY7T31RC/FSW8652HY7T31RC.SMALL.jpg Cmdr. Vik PREFACE: Do you like the great outdoors; do you believe an axe is a necessary tool when venturing into them? Well my friend(s), if yes is your answer do I have an Instructable for you!This Instructable is the answer to a problem I recurrently noticed when I started portaging with a group of friends ...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:55:19 PDT
7-in-1 summer squeeze: hot tub, deck, swings, arbor, firepit, birdhouse, hammock swing http://www.instructables.com/id/7-in-1-summer-squeeze-hot-tub-deck-swings-arbor-fi/
7-in-1 summer squeeze: hot tub, deck, swings, arbor, firepit, birdhouse, hammock swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/UQWI/HY7T2TVT/FCUUQWIHY7T2TVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/UQWI/HY7T2TVT/FCUUQWIHY7T2TVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/UQWI/HY7T2TVT/FCUUQWIHY7T2TVT.SMALL.jpg skiedra Making this summer bit more awesome...We bought a small (574 sq meters / 6200 sq feet) plot of land some 10 miles outside the city in a small gardening community. That decission was made so the kids do grow up in "concrete jungle", but grow more connected to nature. The lot was empty with some old o...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:25:38 PDT
Eno Camping Hammock DIY Knock-Off http://www.instructables.com/id/Eno-Camping-Hammock-DIY-Knock-Off/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:44:42 PDT
Ruggedizing and bug-proofing a window air conditioner for tent camping http://www.instructables.com/id/Ruggedizing-and-bug-proofing-a-window-air-conditio/
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 19:45:21 PDT
Hammock Bug Net Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammock-Bug-Net-Cheap/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:40:08 PDT
How to Throw Throwing Knives http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Throw-Throwing-Knives/
How to Throw Throwing Knives - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/QR1V/HXLMSCF9/F8IQR1VHXLMSCF9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/QR1V/HXLMSCF9/F8IQR1VHXLMSCF9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/QR1V/HXLMSCF9/F8IQR1VHXLMSCF9.SMALL.jpg bergerab Knife throwing is a practice that has been around for centuries. It is a rewarding, and easy to learn hobby who's popularity is making a comeback. Really nothing's more awesome than the sound of a knife hitting a target from yards away. Knife throwing can be done with anything from a hunting knife t...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:44:54 PDT
Hydro Hive http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydro-Hive-1/
Hydro Hive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/AD2Q/I0HYS1KK/F94AD2QI0HYS1KK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/AD2Q/I0HYS1KK/F94AD2QI0HYS1KK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/AD2Q/I0HYS1KK/F94AD2QI0HYS1KK.SMALL.jpg Dylan Larsen I have lived in the woods my entire life and have enjoyed nature all around. I have seen so many bees that have died in buckets, water puddles, and anything that has collected water that they were trying to get to. This is something that I have come up with on my 3D printer to help out some. CAD D...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 19:08:11 PDT
Paracord Survival Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Survival-Necklace/
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Sun, 28 Mar 2010 16:49:54 PDT
Make your own Teepee http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Teepee/
Make your own Teepee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/K3ZQ/HWX44265/F3LK3ZQHWX44265.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/K3ZQ/HWX44265/F3LK3ZQHWX44265.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/K3ZQ/HWX44265/F3LK3ZQHWX44265.SMALL.jpg the tat2artist Here's how my wife and I made our own Teepee that we use for camping and going to Rendezvous. It is very spacious inside with room for 6 adults plus our gear and we can have a fire inside for those cold nights. The building was pretty easy and quick and only cost about $150 in materials for the co...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 23:24:41 PDT
How to Make Mountain Pies | Campfire Sandwiches http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Mountain-Pies/
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 17:56:13 PDT
Biodegradable Fishing Lures http://www.instructables.com/id/Biodegradable-Fishing-Lures/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 21:29:50 PDT
A-frame Survival Shelter http://www.instructables.com/id/A-frame-Survival-Shelter/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:52:11 PDT
Floating Dock on recycled #tidycats and #2liters http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Dock-on-recycled-tidycats-and-2liters/
Floating Dock on recycled #tidycats and #2liters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/PS1R/HVFL0X7W/FW9PS1RHVFL0X7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/PS1R/HVFL0X7W/FW9PS1RHVFL0X7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/PS1R/HVFL0X7W/FW9PS1RHVFL0X7W.SMALL.jpg lon.jacob.johnson I set out to build a floating dock for a local music festival on the bayou. Bayou Boogaloo is my favorite festival in New Orleans, primarily because of its vicinity to and the capable use of Bayou St. John to enjoy this growing free festival. For years we have tied up my pirouge and various other...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 06:55:55 PDT
DIY Human Powered Wooden Hydrofoil - The "Hydrothopter" http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Human-Powered-Hydrofoil----The-%22Hydrothopter%22/
DIY Human Powered Wooden Hydrofoil - The "Hydrothopter" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/UGL0/F2297C5X/F4BUGL0F2297C5X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/UGL0/F2297C5X/F4BUGL0F2297C5X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/UGL0/F2297C5X/F4BUGL0F2297C5X.SMALL.jpg TimAnderson Behold! The HYDROTHOPTER! The human powered hydrofoil you can build yourself. It's made from mother nature's favorite material, WOOD! As seen in Fly a Human Powered Hydrofoil, this amazing thing will be bigger than the Segway and the Internet put together! Do you like this Instructable? Digg it! ...
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Thu, 24 May 2007 12:19:38 PDT
Rotating Three-Marshmallow Toaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Three-Marshmallow-Toaster/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:11:25 PDT
Bushcraft, Survival Kit For Extended Durations - Part 1 - Life Support Vest http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Survival-Bushcraft-Kit-For-Extended-Durati/
Bushcraft, Survival Kit For Extended Durations - Part 1 - Life Support Vest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/UVYB/HTLEAKIK/FHHUVYBHTLEAKIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/UVYB/HTLEAKIK/FHHUVYBHTLEAKIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/UVYB/HTLEAKIK/FHHUVYBHTLEAKIK.SMALL.jpg Rkaynjehll This is not an EDC, BOB or anything else the elitists would put a name on. I decided to make an instructable on the kit I use out in the woods. I like the outdoors and use this quite a bit. It's always being improved and I wanted to post it up here and see what others may think of it. I have my ow...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 10:00:29 PDT
Paracord Hiking Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Hiking-Belt/
Paracord Hiking Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/ENXA/HS3GURKJ/F6WENXAHS3GURKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/ENXA/HS3GURKJ/F6WENXAHS3GURKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/ENXA/HS3GURKJ/F6WENXAHS3GURKJ.SMALL.jpg myeomans I enjoy hiking and being in nature but I hate having to cram my pockets full of the things that I like to have easy access to while out on the trails.  I created this simple system for quickly attaching and releasing my favortie tools onto my belt using paracord.  Check out the following steps to le...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 11:15:32 PST
Survival Kit Inside A Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Kit-Inside-A-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 19:14:56 PST
Paracord Whip! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Whip-1/
Paracord Whip! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/50YU/HS18C814/FTU50YUHS18C814.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/50YU/HS18C814/FTU50YUHS18C814.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/50YU/HS18C814/FTU50YUHS18C814.SMALL.jpg Kyleluvspets In this instructable, I will be teaching you how to make a paracord snake whip. Snake whips are easy to make and even more fun to play with. Whips have many purposes like self defense, hunting, and most of all recreation. PLEASE NOTE: WHIPS AREN'T TOYS AND SHOULD BE USED WITH CAUTION. EYE PROTECTION...
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 14:24:21 PST
The $5 Weather Proof Bag / Survival Pillow! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Five-Dollar-ish-Weatherproof-Dust-Proof-Bag/
The $5 Weather Proof Bag / Survival Pillow! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/X4BH/HP5ZBTYB/FT5X4BHHP5ZBTYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/X4BH/HP5ZBTYB/FT5X4BHHP5ZBTYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/X4BH/HP5ZBTYB/FT5X4BHHP5ZBTYB.SMALL.jpg EyeWander I am an Outdoor Photographer who tends to use creativity rather then Spending. Often while outside outside it could suddenly rain so, I wanted to further protect my equipment. I already use a sling bag that has a cover and a weatherproof cover for my camera while in extreme Rain or Snow but I wanted...
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:04:05 PST
Hydration Pack - Bite Valve Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydration-Pack-Bite-Valve-Cover/
Hydration Pack - Bite Valve Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/6XIQ/HNQYA2WO/FKN6XIQHNQYA2WO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/6XIQ/HNQYA2WO/FKN6XIQHNQYA2WO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/6XIQ/HNQYA2WO/FKN6XIQHNQYA2WO.SMALL.jpg Kyrocken This a handy use for a 35mm film canister if you are need of a cover for your hydration pack's bite valve. Do you throw your backpack down during a midday break, just to have it covered with dirt, cow feces or an army of ants? Well fear no more friend. A FREE solution has just come your way. Your d...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 11:15:18 PST
Build An Ultimate Outdoor FirePit Complete With Custom Cap Stone: The ManPit http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-An-Ultimate-Outdoor-Manly-FirePit-Complete-W/
Build An Ultimate Outdoor FirePit Complete With Custom Cap Stone: The ManPit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/8ALW/HNICTHXG/F798ALWHNICTHXG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/8ALW/HNICTHXG/F798ALWHNICTHXG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/8ALW/HNICTHXG/F798ALWHNICTHXG.SMALL.jpg RNation0001 Overview: In the steps ahead you will learn to build a great fire pit that's aesthetically pleasing as well as easy to build and last but certainly not least pretty easy on your wallet, in fact this project cost me less than 100 bucks. Let me stress that anyone can do this and its not as hard a...
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Mon, 4 Nov 2013 01:03:27 PST
Primitive Fish Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Fish-Trap/
Primitive Fish Trap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/DSD2/HMMF6MIO/FQ5DSD2HMMF6MIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/DSD2/HMMF6MIO/FQ5DSD2HMMF6MIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/DSD2/HMMF6MIO/FQ5DSD2HMMF6MIO.SMALL.jpg ParkerMansel This is very easy to make and could possibly save your life in a survival situation. Collect Small Sticks The body of the trap will be made from a grouping of small sapplings, and branches. Depending on the size of your trap is how much wood you will need to collect and how long the pieces need t...
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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/
Survival Bracelet - Cheap And Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/KN44/HM8DFS51/FAKKN44HM8DFS51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/KN44/HM8DFS51/FAKKN44HM8DFS51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/KN44/HM8DFS51/FAKKN44HM8DFS51.SMALL.jpg nickhaik1 I wanted to make a quick bracelet unlike the others people post with the clips, as I couldn't find any. My new modified version only uses a length of para cord or utility cord. I bought a roll of utility cord for $5 and it had 20 metres worth. I hope you find this useful and please comment freely an...
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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 06:18:16 PDT
Building my primitive camping truck http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-my-primitive-camping-truck/
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Mon, 16 Sep 2013 18:42:37 PDT
Creating A Bush Knife From An Old Hand File http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-A-Bush-Knife-From-An-Old-Hand-File/
Creating A Bush Knife From An Old Hand File - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/K50L/HLFUTBLW/FLKK50LHLFUTBLW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/K50L/HLFUTBLW/FLKK50LHLFUTBLW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/K50L/HLFUTBLW/FLKK50LHLFUTBLW.SMALL.jpg antagonizer I love making my own tools. From chisels to crooked knives, the process, I feel, binds that tool to you and personalizes it in a way that gives it value that a store bought item can't. On this one, I had an old hand file from the early 1900's that I was saving for just such a project. After discuss...
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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 20:01:25 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
Let´s Quest !! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Quest-/
Let´s Quest !! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/5EB9/HKUD10O4/FAQ5EB9HKUD10O4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/5EB9/HKUD10O4/FAQ5EB9HKUD10O4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/5EB9/HKUD10O4/FAQ5EB9HKUD10O4.SMALL.jpg Mr.Sanchez When rutine has become an uncofortable guest in your home is time to kick out of your life.I mean some times those role games just don´t let stand of that chair. Sometimes those virtual worlds become in our live and don`t let us sleep quietly...well I was there  and my kids too. This the story of a ...
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 22:56:18 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
How to Navigate with a Map and Compass http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Navigate-with-a-Map-and-Compass/
How to Navigate with a Map and Compass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/JNNY/FISZS53G/FOBJNNYFISZS53G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/JNNY/FISZS53G/FOBJNNYFISZS53G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/JNNY/FISZS53G/FOBJNNYFISZS53G.SMALL.jpg zwild1 Alright, so everyone knows a few fundamentals of navigation- north is always up, the sun rises in the east, and compasses usually point towards magnetic north. But at some point in time, outdoor enthusiast or not, you'll want to be able to find out where you are, and where you need to go. ...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2008 22:29:28 PDT
Trekking pole Blue tarp tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Trekking-pole-Blue-tarp-tent/
Trekking pole Blue tarp tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/H1ZX/HJKBU119/FLYH1ZXHJKBU119.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/H1ZX/HJKBU119/FLYH1ZXHJKBU119.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/H1ZX/HJKBU119/FLYH1ZXHJKBU119.SMALL.jpg Justinvent Whether you need a tent quick, want to lighten your pack or forgot your tent at home this Instructable is for you. The tarp tent is not my invention but hopefully this new pitching method will make lightweight tarp camping possible for more outdoorsmen.  This tent can be constructed using objects mo...
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Sun, 18 Aug 2013 15:11:33 PDT
Camping cooking simplicity in 30 minutes or less http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-cooking-simplicity-in-30-minutes-or-less/
Camping cooking simplicity in 30 minutes or less - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/F5AW/HJKBVMHI/F3SF5AWHJKBVMHI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/F5AW/HJKBVMHI/F3SF5AWHJKBVMHI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/F5AW/HJKBVMHI/F3SF5AWHJKBVMHI.SMALL.jpg babysaving Every time I go camping I struggle to keep it simple and organized. We're talking tent camping for the backpacker. I hate to pull out tubs of items. Let's keep it simple, people. That's where this instructable is applicable! Get yourself a bag Whether you go to the thrift store, dollar store or y...
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Wed, 14 Aug 2013 07:48:56 PDT
Sugru - Bike Chainstay Protector - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Bike-Chainstay-Protector/
Sugru - Bike Chainstay Protector - DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/JIT5/HKZ9L0XC/FKEJIT5HKZ9L0XC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/JIT5/HKZ9L0XC/FKEJIT5HKZ9L0XC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/JIT5/HKZ9L0XC/FKEJIT5HKZ9L0XC.SMALL.jpg MobileMakerspace Cruising through all of the bike forums and other Instructables I have found some good ideas on how to make a DIY chainstay protector but most of them involve using an old tire tube, tape, or some wire which in my opinion really does not look that great. I decided to tear off the messy looking tape...
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 08:42:40 PDT
How to turn a harbor freight trailer into a Kayak/Camping trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-harbor-freight-trailer-into-a-Kayak/
How to turn a harbor freight trailer into a Kayak/Camping trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/IZVB/HIUXGU77/FWCIZVBHIUXGU77.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/IZVB/HIUXGU77/FWCIZVBHIUXGU77.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/IZVB/HIUXGU77/FWCIZVBHIUXGU77.SMALL.jpg Frkzila This is my first instructable but I have posted this on some kayak forums with positive feedback so I wanted to post it here and enter it into the outdoors competition. I wanted a trailer I could haul our three kayaks on and our camping gear but all the trailers I found for purchase were $1000 plus....
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 16:29:02 PDT
Extract Clean, Drinkable Water From Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Extract-Clean-Drinkable-Water-From-Plants/
Extract Clean, Drinkable Water From Plants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/W3FV/HI3U4JEW/F7VW3FVHI3U4JEW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/W3FV/HI3U4JEW/F7VW3FVHI3U4JEW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/W3FV/HI3U4JEW/F7VW3FVHI3U4JEW.SMALL.jpg M3G Water is the most important thing if you are stuck in the wilderness. Sure, food is important too, but you can live for a while without it; you can't survive more than a few days without water. Unfortunately, in many environments there is either a lack of water, or the water is unsafe to drink. Fort...
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 10:05:31 PDT
Paiute Deadfall Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Paiute-Deadfall-Trap-1/
Paiute Deadfall Trap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/3C5P/HHS9W0ZG/FHN3C5PHHS9W0ZG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/3C5P/HHS9W0ZG/FHN3C5PHHS9W0ZG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/3C5P/HHS9W0ZG/FHN3C5PHHS9W0ZG.SMALL.jpg Mr_Altitude We all need to eat, but the problem is getting it. Sure, we can survive on pine needle tea, but for how long before we need meat? Here's the answer: a deadfall trap made from mostly natural materials. It was invented and made by the Paiute tribe, and I'm carrying on their tradition here. Please note...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 19:22:13 PDT