Instructables: exploring - outside - outdoors - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 27 Aug 2016 02:59:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 Car Top - 2 Kayak Rack (roof rack cars only) About 30 bucks... http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Top-2-Kayak-Rack-roof-rack-cars-only-About/
Car Top - 2 Kayak Rack (roof rack cars only) About 30 bucks... - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/4LRU/HJKBX9QT/FYA4LRUHJKBX9QT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/4LRU/HJKBX9QT/FYA4LRUHJKBX9QT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/4LRU/HJKBX9QT/FYA4LRUHJKBX9QT.SMALL.jpg bphoenix If you have kayaks and a car with roof racks, here's a simple and economical solution to get your yaks to the water and back without having to spend big bucks on a rack from Thule' ... I have just finished an RV trip of 4,000 miles where I towed my Jeep with my two kayaks strapped to this rack and ...
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 21:45:02 PDT
How to DIY a Simple Tree Swing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-DIY-a-Simple-Tree-Swing/
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Sun, 15 May 2011 07:45:46 PDT
Repairing a Broken Instant Canopy http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-Broken-Instant-Canopy/
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 20:24:58 PST
How To Make Easy Campfire Pizza http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Easy-Campfire-Pizza/
How To Make Easy Campfire Pizza - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/PEQR/IQ6VHW9A/FLMPEQRIQ6VHW9A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/PEQR/IQ6VHW9A/FLMPEQRIQ6VHW9A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/PEQR/IQ6VHW9A/FLMPEQRIQ6VHW9A.SMALL.jpg The Culinary Camper It is officially camping season and time to think about making food outside. This recipe for easy campfire pizza is perfect whether you are camping, grilling outside or cooking in your kitchen. These steps show you how to cook this delicious pizza over a campfire using a Dutch oven or large cast iro...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 21:44:16 PDT
Compact Windproof Beach Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Windproof-Beach-Tent/
Compact Windproof Beach Tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/W9A3/IQ14WVRC/F5VW9A3IQ14WVRC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/W9A3/IQ14WVRC/F5VW9A3IQ14WVRC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/W9A3/IQ14WVRC/F5VW9A3IQ14WVRC.SMALL.jpg pojken Video of beach tentI needed a beach shade and researched different ones. I happened upon a company called Otentik. Their design is genius. It uses bags of sand to act as weights to hold down the tent. The two poles made it easy for one person to set up. The spandex fabric made it windproof. If you'...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 13:45:56 PDT
Ultralight clear tarp tent (2P) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultralight-clear-tarp-tent-2P/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 21:00:48 PST
Teardrop Trailer - Boxes within a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Teardrop-Trailer-Boxes-Within-a-Box/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 14:13:15 PDT
DIY Hammock Tree Straps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hammock-Tree-Straps/
DIY Hammock Tree Straps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/SEWS/GALKYOVG/FI7SEWSGALKYOVG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/SEWS/GALKYOVG/FI7SEWSGALKYOVG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/SEWS/GALKYOVG/FI7SEWSGALKYOVG.SMALL.jpg larslovespeace From the DIY Hammock comes the 10$ tree straps/ suspension. -  it would be much easier to show you viewers than show steps if anyone knows how to put video guides please let me know. Get materials Run to your closest home depot or lowes and pick up these supplies- 1.) 4 alluminum rings - when I...
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Tue, 22 Jun 2010 13:41:20 PDT
Homemade Fire Piston http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Fire-Piston/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 18:44:30 PST
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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/LWJC/HLA1VCCR/F1FLWJCHLA1VCCR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/LWJC/HLA1VCCR/F1FLWJCHLA1VCCR.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Basic Paracord Cobra Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Paracord-Cobra-Bracelet/
Basic Paracord Cobra Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/1FEZ/HN4ZWJ2V/FSW1FEZHN4ZWJ2V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/1FEZ/HN4ZWJ2V/FSW1FEZHN4ZWJ2V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/1FEZ/HN4ZWJ2V/FSW1FEZHN4ZWJ2V.SMALL.jpg MandalorianMaker This is one of the easiest bracelets to make, very simple and quick. I will be making it on a paracord jig which makes it easier but is not needed. Enjoy. Materials 1: 6 to 10 feet of paracord 2: Butane lighter3: Scissors4: Paracord jig (optional) The Start First if you are doing a double colo...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 14:24:43 PDT
PVC Bait Launcher and 1st Test Launch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bait-Launcher-and-1st-Test-Launch/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 08:40:58 PST
Identifying Dogwood Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Identifying-Dogwood-Trees/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2009 13:20:01 PDT
Easy waterproof clothing, and about anything else in your world. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-waterproof-clothing-and-about-anything-else-/
Easy waterproof clothing, and about anything else in your world. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/TJ9Y/HEI4FFIF/FG3TJ9YHEI4FFIF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/TJ9Y/HEI4FFIF/FG3TJ9YHEI4FFIF.SQUARE.jpg https://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
AMMO CAN STOVE USES 3 TYPES OF FUEL http://www.instructables.com/id/AMMO-CAN-STOVE-USES-3-TYPES-OF-FUEL/
AMMO CAN STOVE USES 3 TYPES OF FUEL - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/E8IT/IGDZ18WV/F6IE8ITIGDZ18WV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/E8IT/IGDZ18WV/F6IE8ITIGDZ18WV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/E8IT/IGDZ18WV/F6IE8ITIGDZ18WV.SMALL.jpg thetoolman Intro-I've always been intrigued with this concept and wanted to build my own however, most of the example videos online featured either 50 cal. or 20 cal. cans which, from my viewpoint are too small or too narrow for a realistic wood stove (sorry guys), and I've never seen one that uses all 3 types...
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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 13:36:12 PDT
Worlds Smallest DIY Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Smallest-DIY-Survival-Kit/
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 13:31:16 PDT
How to Make a Fire with Wet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Fire-with-Wet-Wood/
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 16:33:34 PDT
Camp for FREE in National Forests http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-camp-for-FREE-in-National-Forests/
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Sun, 4 Oct 2015 14:54:23 PDT
Build Your Own Teardrop Camping Trailer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Teardrop-Camping-Trailer/
Build Your Own Teardrop Camping Trailer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/URIG/IEY3710H/FBYURIGIEY3710H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/URIG/IEY3710H/FBYURIGIEY3710H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/URIG/IEY3710H/FBYURIGIEY3710H.SMALL.jpg ppeters0502 While preparing for my wedding this past June, I started planning a trip for our honeymoon. We thought about doing an old-fashioned great American road trip, but wanted something a little more comfortable to stay in than a tent. While planning some of the places we would be visiting, I started to lo...
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 16:46:45 PDT
The Ultimate Survival Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Survival-Watch/
The Ultimate Survival Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/218L/IE18006W/FSL218LIE18006W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/218L/IE18006W/FSL218LIE18006W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/218L/IE18006W/FSL218LIE18006W.SMALL.jpg KyleTheCreator In this tutorial I'll show you how to make the ultimate 5-in-1 survival watch for around $20.00. This masculine gadget boasts five utilities: a watch with the date and time, a compass, a fire starter, a whistle, and a knife blade. Be prepared for whatever life/ nature throws at you by wearing this...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 21:00:32 PDT
How to get a rope into a tree (without climbing it) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-a-rope-into-a-tree-without-climbing-it/
How to get a rope into a tree (without climbing it) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/Y01O/FI9N7R59/F4JY01OFI9N7R59.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/Y01O/FI9N7R59/F4JY01OFI9N7R59.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/Y01O/FI9N7R59/F4JY01OFI9N7R59.SMALL.jpg vitex So you have a sixty foot tree in your backyard with a branch that's just begging to be used for a swing. Except, unlike me, you're not an arborist and you're afraid of heights. Well - allow me to share an industry trick with you that will allow you to set a rope way up in a tree and get it out afte...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2008 02:43:32 PDT
Indestructible Solar Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Indestructible-Solar-Light/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 11:39:15 PDT
Dig your way to a super massive beach hole http://www.instructables.com/id/Dig-your-way-to-a-super-massive-beach-hole/
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 08:53:13 PDT
Build Your Own Low Cost Pickup Truck Canoe Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Low-Cost-Canoe-Rack-for-Your-Truck/
Build Your Own Low Cost Pickup Truck Canoe Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/JJCF/HKPX4MGT/FBNJJCFHKPX4MGT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/JJCF/HKPX4MGT/FBNJJCFHKPX4MGT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/JJCF/HKPX4MGT/FBNJJCFHKPX4MGT.SMALL.jpg mazzmn It's prime canoeing weather and our Maker Space  "The Rabbit Hole" planned a canoe trip, awesome! Problem is, I had one canoe of our own, and a truck, but no canoe rack (and didn't want to drive all the way to the river with a 15 foot canoe hanging out the back). Commercially made racks for a pickup...
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 19:02:47 PDT
Build a Milk Jug Raft! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Milk-Jug-Raft/
Build a Milk Jug Raft! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/VDPR/ID0PUPW3/FEUVDPRID0PUPW3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/VDPR/ID0PUPW3/FEUVDPRID0PUPW3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/VDPR/ID0PUPW3/FEUVDPRID0PUPW3.SMALL.jpg PopsicleGhoul This Instructable will describe the construction of a heavy duty milk jug raft built out of recycled materials and capable of supporting over 700 lbs. The product is a fun craft for lakes, rivers, and swimming pools alike.I've actually entertained the idea of building a milk jug raft for a while, b...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 17:20:43 PDT
How to Wash a Sleeping Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wash-a-Sleeping-Bag/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 13:27:40 PDT
Water Filter : Tuna Can Cartridge System http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Filter-Tuna-Can-Cartridge-System/
Water Filter : Tuna Can Cartridge System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/1G3Z/ICID5WK7/FXB1G3ZICID5WK7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/1G3Z/ICID5WK7/FXB1G3ZICID5WK7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/1G3Z/ICID5WK7/FXB1G3ZICID5WK7.SMALL.jpg SurvivalCentral We have seen home made water filters made from recycled water and pop bottles and I have made my share of those and demonstrated to hundreds of school kids. These are great for emergencies if you need clean water. The only thing with them is that they can be quite clumsy and awkward to make. So I ca...
By: SurvivalCentral

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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 20:52:31 PDT
How to build a DIY Micro Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-DIY-Micro-Camper/
How to build a DIY Micro Camper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/PWFP/IBHSNFT8/F6YPWFPIBHSNFT8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/PWFP/IBHSNFT8/F6YPWFPIBHSNFT8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/PWFP/IBHSNFT8/F6YPWFPIBHSNFT8.SMALL.jpg Dustman0042 I would like you to meet Bob! He’s our 40 sq. ft. Micro Camper.While I designed him to be light weight he is also very rugged and well insulated. This model was built out of a reused 5×8 40-year-old cargo trailer that had seen better days.I figure I could build one on a brand new trailer for only a...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:31:23 PDT
Knife with burl handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-with-burl-handle/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 08:58:13 PDT
Light up your tent with Sugru, magnets & a bottle cap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-your-tent-with-Sugru-magnets-a-bottle-cap/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 03:12:44 PDT
Tire Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Chair/
Tire Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/7C6I/IA8WGEL2/FNA7C6IIA8WGEL2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/7C6I/IA8WGEL2/FNA7C6IIA8WGEL2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/7C6I/IA8WGEL2/FNA7C6IIA8WGEL2.SMALL.jpg mackderin This is a step-by-step process on how to make a tire chair. There's only a few simple steps that will create a fun, spunky, and unique chair that will catch peoples eyes. You can use this chair in your yard, your bedroom, or even to watch a sports game!To make this chair of joy just like me you shou...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 05:48:14 PDT
Disaster Preparedness Kit! http://www.instructables.com/id/Desaster-Preparedness-Kit/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 20:26:17 PDT
Quadrocycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Quadrocycle/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:10:52 PDT
Family Survival and Preparedness http://www.instructables.com/id/Family-Survival-and-Preparedness/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 20:56:20 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
Backpacker's Bottle Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpackers-Bottle-Cooler/
Backpacker's Bottle Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/PJ54/I7OLIDW1/FFKPJ54I7OLIDW1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/PJ54/I7OLIDW1/FFKPJ54I7OLIDW1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/PJ54/I7OLIDW1/FFKPJ54I7OLIDW1.SMALL.jpg Escalante Slim This bottle cooler uses an absorbent sleeve, insulation layer, and waterproof breathable fabric jacket to enable evaporative cooling of a beverage container without the mess of having an exposed wet media. The evaporative cooling water is contained within the waterproof jacket, so the exterior surfa...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:57:49 PDT
portable tent heater http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-tent-heater/
portable tent heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/VHJQ/I7L6TR1C/FNOVHJQI7L6TR1C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/VHJQ/I7L6TR1C/FNOVHJQI7L6TR1C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/VHJQ/I7L6TR1C/FNOVHJQI7L6TR1C.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz still doing the finishing touches on the heater but it works! first up you need a donor propane furnace Luckily I had a friend who was dismantling a rotted camper so he gave me the furnace and inverter as well as all the plumbing first step was the hardest. ripping it out of the camper was a ta...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 21:45:11 PDT
Zombie Apocalypse Axe The ZomBat http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Apocalypse-Ax-The-Figure-or-Skate-Bat/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 08:11:48 PST
Aztec Split Pouch Sport/Hunting Stone Sling http://www.instructables.com/id/Aztec-Split-Pouch-SportHunting-Stone-Sling/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 11:39:42 PDT
Hudson's Bay Survival Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hudsons-Bay-Survival-Pack/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 10:10:13 PDT
The Ultimate Bug Out Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Bug-Out-Bag/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 10:25:53 PDT
The Medic a Paracord Survival Bracelet for First Aid. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Medic-a-Paracord-Survival-Bracelet-for-First-A/
The Medic a Paracord Survival Bracelet for First Aid. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/XU6M/I6WOT9XP/F6FXU6MI6WOT9XP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/XU6M/I6WOT9XP/F6FXU6MI6WOT9XP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/XU6M/I6WOT9XP/F6FXU6MI6WOT9XP.SMALL.jpg wpage1 A life and death situation could happen at anytime and any place. Having a first-aid kit within arm’s reach is an impossible expectation. The idea behind this bracelet is to provide some of the basic emergency essentials in one every day carry bracelet.Learn how to make your own First-Aid Paracord B...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 15:26:30 PST
How to start a fire with a magnesium flint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-start-a-fire-with-a-magnesium-flint/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 22:27:36 PST
Boot dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Boot-dryer/
Boot dryer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1WLR/I6NIHDZE/FJJ1WLRI6NIHDZE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1WLR/I6NIHDZE/FJJ1WLRI6NIHDZE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1WLR/I6NIHDZE/FJJ1WLRI6NIHDZE.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz cheap DIY boot dryer with parts from a leftover plumbing project parts needed are four, 2"elbows .95c eachtwo, 2" T's $3.11 eachone, 2" Y 3.11one, 2" fernco ci/plastic/copper/steel to ci/plastic/copper/steeland at least 3 feet of 2 inch PVC pipe cutting and assembly cut 1 length of PVC pipe 1...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 21:36:18 PST
Reflector oven for campfires http://www.instructables.com/id/Reflector-oven-for-campfires/
Reflector oven for campfires - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/M1AS/I6M2PMPG/FJNM1ASI6M2PMPG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/M1AS/I6M2PMPG/FJNM1ASI6M2PMPG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/M1AS/I6M2PMPG/FJNM1ASI6M2PMPG.SMALL.jpg lespaul_30 The reflector oven, also known as a tin oven was once a popular tool for baking alongside an open fire during the 17th to 19th century. Their popularity has declined since the development of electricity, but these ovens are still used today by outfitters, camps, and outdoor enthusiasts to bake anyth...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:41:26 PST
Emergency Pet Evacuation Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Pet-Evacuation-Pack/
Emergency Pet Evacuation Pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/N7H6/I66D37O7/FW7N7H6I66D37O7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/N7H6/I66D37O7/FW7N7H6I66D37O7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/N7H6/I66D37O7/FW7N7H6I66D37O7.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong Despite the funny cover photo, this is a serious Ible. I've noticed that The Walking Dead rarely shows domestic animals, probably because the answers to the questions "Where'd they go? What happened to them?" are more sad and gruesome than we care to contemplate while being entertained.In the real ...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 20:21:50 PST
How to Find Shark Teeth http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Find-Shark-Teeth/
How to Find Shark Teeth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/OEZ4/I63EVV4M/FPGOEZ4I63EVV4M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/OEZ4/I63EVV4M/FPGOEZ4I63EVV4M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/OEZ4/I63EVV4M/FPGOEZ4I63EVV4M.SMALL.jpg to'bryant Do you live near the beach? Love the outdoors? Are your kids full of energy? Do you want to get them outside to explore, learn and get some fresh air? Maybe you're looking for some fun on a budget? Are you individual with a thirst to learn hands on? Or do you simply love to hunt for objects, live fo...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 09:31:53 PST
Bike Chain Cleaning and Maintenance http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Chain-Cleaning-and-Maintenance/
Bike Chain Cleaning and Maintenance - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/2U1P/I55MW0B0/FCP2U1PI55MW0B0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/2U1P/I55MW0B0/FCP2U1PI55MW0B0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/2U1P/I55MW0B0/FCP2U1PI55MW0B0.SMALL.jpg peppypickle Hey there cyclists,I recently took my bike in for a tune up, and the friendly bike shop staff reminded me to clean and oil my chain weekly for ultimate bike performance. The bike chain is the dirtiest part on the bike- collecting grit and grime which is bad for the longevity of the derailleur and sh...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:42:16 PST
How To Make A Flashing LED Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Flashing-LED-Paracord-Bracelet/
How To Make A Flashing LED Paracord Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/DC3J/I4XP4YT6/FPXDC3JI4XP4YT6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/DC3J/I4XP4YT6/FPXDC3JI4XP4YT6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/DC3J/I4XP4YT6/FPXDC3JI4XP4YT6.SMALL.jpg Katie Vallis Learn how to make flashing LED paracord bracelets to make sure you can be seen! You will need... To make your LED paracord bracelet you will need the following things:ParacordTape measureScissorsLighterAn LED wrist band of some sort Measure Your Paracord To make an 8" bracelet you will need ap...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:43:36 PST
Paracord Beer-holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Beer-holder/
Paracord Beer-holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/WFMM/I4SCFZ15/FXKWFMMI4SCFZ15.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/WFMM/I4SCFZ15/FXKWFMMI4SCFZ15.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/WFMM/I4SCFZ15/FXKWFMMI4SCFZ15.SMALL.jpg JonaKeizer For my first instructable I am taking part in the paracord challenge. I designed something decorative and useful: the paracord beer-holder. Besides showing off your decorative craftsmanship, it is a practical way to keep your (spare) beer close and both hands free for other things in outdoor activit...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 12:51:20 PST