Instructables: exploring - outside - safety http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:18:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Upside Down Fire - Winter Cooking http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Cooking-Upside-Down-Fire-Winter-Cooking/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:08:19 PDT
High Powered Yellow Bike Light (Front+Side Combo) http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Powered-Yellow-Bike-Light-FrontSide-Combo/
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 00:50:31 PDT
Re-Entering a Kayak After Flipping http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-Entering-a-Kayak-After-Flipping/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 13:53:55 PDT
Flashlight safety kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Flashlight-safety-kit/
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 14:42:06 PDT
The Insiders' Guide to Surviving the End of the World, and Treating Injuries Along the Way http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Most-Important-Skill-Knowledge/
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 12:59:00 PDT
Mounting Bike Lights on Bike Baskets http://www.instructables.com/id/Mounting-Bike-Lights-on-Bike-Baskets/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 23:14:29 PDT
Marker Flags for Reversing Car/Trailer Safely http://www.instructables.com/id/Marker-Flags-for-Reversing-CarTrailer-Safely/
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 09:27:49 PDT
Loud Bike Horn (car horn)-easy to make http://www.instructables.com/id/Loud-Bike-Horn-car-horn/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 21:41:16 PST
Crash Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Crash-Pad/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:42:25 PST
Safe evening/night cycling in urban area http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-eveningnight-cycling-in-urban-area/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 07:08:41 PST
Earthquake Safety http://www.instructables.com/id/Earthquake-Safety/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 12:34:48 PST
Emergency Pet Evacuation Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Pet-Evacuation-Pack/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 20:21:50 PST
3 knots a (wo)man should know: Bowline knot, trucker's hitch, 1/2 hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/3-knots-a-woman-should-know-Bowline-knot-truckers-/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 09:23:22 PST
Anti-Rape Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Rape-Gloves/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:52:22 PST
How To Make A Flashing LED Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Flashing-LED-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:43:36 PST
Springfield XD Range case http://www.instructables.com/id/Springfield-XD-Range-case/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 15:00:42 PST
Led bicycle safety lights(pedal powered) under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-bicycle-safety-lightspedal-powered-under-10/
Led bicycle safety lights(pedal powered) under $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/33EI/I34DWIBU/F9833EII34DWIBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/33EI/I34DWIBU/F9833EII34DWIBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/33EI/I34DWIBU/F9833EII34DWIBU.SMALL.jpg AMAN DEEP bicycle riding is fun and also good for our fitness plus it doesn't consume any fuel and thus good for our environment too. But riding a bike in night could be dangerous ,so here is a tutorial of how to build safety bicycle led lights which are powered by a generator or dynamo. Step 1 : getting ri...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 13:33:31 PST
Make A Set of Life Saving Ice Claws http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Set-of-Life-Saving-Ice-Claws/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:17:37 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
IoT Hackathon - Bike Safety http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Hackaton-Bike-Safety/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 10:46:50 PDT
Bicycle Trailer LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trailer-LED-Lights/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:35:06 PDT
How to go spearfishing and be safe and responsible http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-go-spearfishing-and-be-safe-and-responsible/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 05:43:03 PDT
Bleach "hollow" inspired rear bicycle light http://www.instructables.com/id/Bleach-hollow-inspired-rear-bicycle-light/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 22:11:21 PDT
GlowHacker Bike Lights Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/CyGlow-Bike-Lights-Workshop/
GlowHacker Bike Lights Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/QGPV/HWLD0E62/F9CQGPVHWLD0E62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/QGPV/HWLD0E62/F9CQGPVHWLD0E62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/QGPV/HWLD0E62/F9CQGPVHWLD0E62.SMALL.jpg alexglow There are too many intelligent, talented people riding around without any lights, like total idiots (a.k.a. "darkwads"). To help change this, I've been running a workshop called GlowHacker, which puts TRON-worthy light strips on your awesome bike.They're durable! These bad boys stand up to a lot of ...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:33:37 PDT
Bike mirrors http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-mirrors/
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 20:27:11 PDT
How to improve your safety riding a bike at night. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-improve-your-safety-riding-a-bike-at-night/
How to improve your safety riding a bike at night. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/764W/HUVPVOZW/FZN764WHUVPVOZW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/764W/HUVPVOZW/FZN764WHUVPVOZW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/764W/HUVPVOZW/FZN764WHUVPVOZW.SMALL.jpg Ceddy17 Let's face it: riding a bike at night is dangerous. Being seen is as important as seeing where you are driving. This instructable shows a very quick, easy and cheap way to improve your passive safety. Needs and deeds.... This instructable is written for road bikes with the ends of the handlebar f...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 11:38:19 PDT
PVC Snow Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Snow-Saw/
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 15:56:32 PST
Safety light on bike helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Safety-light-on-bike-helmet/
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Thu, 10 Oct 2013 21:21:14 PDT
How to safely open and close Victorinox Swiss Army Knife or any folding knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-safely-open-and-close-Victorinox-Swiss-Army/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/OAZO/HLA23E70/F5YOAZOHLA23E70.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/OAZO/HLA23E70/F5YOAZOHLA23E70.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/OAZO/HLA23E70/F5YOAZOHLA23E70.SMALL.jpg comis Hi, everyone. Swiss army knife, as being one of the most popularly used multitool/knife, is being used around the globe probably every single minute.  This video talks about some of the safety tips for using any SAK products or even any folding knife, and it is also suitable for any younger users...
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 06:24:07 PDT
Reflective Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Reflective-Belt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/Y6QM/HFWSV0X9/FQOY6QMHFWSV0X9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/Y6QM/HFWSV0X9/FQOY6QMHFWSV0X9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/Y6QM/HFWSV0X9/FQOY6QMHFWSV0X9.SMALL.jpg vicesat A homemade reflective belt, easy to made and can save your life. Perfect for running, bicycle, adults and kids.
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Tue, 7 May 2013 10:13:04 PDT
Brake LED for bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Brake-LED-for-bicycle/
Brake LED for bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/901Y/HFSHT9XL/FI7901YHFSHT9XL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/901Y/HFSHT9XL/FI7901YHFSHT9XL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/901Y/HFSHT9XL/FI7901YHFSHT9XL.SMALL.jpg subashduraisamy It is great to have a brake LED instead of using a reflecting one for your bicycle.The reflecting one works only at night and it cannot glow when you are using your brake, so its good to fix led in it.This instructable shows how  to fix led in the rear reflector.It is easy and it takes only ten step...
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 04:42:00 PDT
How to safely pick up a catfish http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-safely-pick-up-a-catfish/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/PA21/HAWSIBMY/F2GPA21HAWSIBMY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/PA21/HAWSIBMY/F2GPA21HAWSIBMY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/PA21/HAWSIBMY/F2GPA21HAWSIBMY.SMALL.jpg EldonMartin Trying to pick up a catfish can be a painful experience if you don't know what you're doing.  In this video, Eldon explains his method of handling catfish.  This information applies to Flathead, Bullhead, and Channel catfish. There may be other species that require different methods.  Use this infor...
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Sun, 30 Dec 2012 18:19:56 PST
VZ PANEL - Modular Retroreflective Safety Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/VZ-PANEL-Modular-Retroreflective-Safety-Panel/
VZ PANEL - Modular Retroreflective Safety Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/IZG5/H8FYOL92/FIWIZG5H8FYOL92.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/IZG5/H8FYOL92/FIWIZG5H8FYOL92.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/IZG5/H8FYOL92/FIWIZG5H8FYOL92.SMALL.jpg Nosanon The VZ Panel is a cool safety device I made and have been developing on and off over the last year or two. The project started with a discarded sheet of 3M roll up sign material. There was a lot of road construction around my building and I was lucky enough to find two of these discarded damaged sig...
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Fri, 19 Oct 2012 01:01:07 PDT
LED Lights on Bicyle Wheels for night visibility http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lights-on-Bicyle-Wheels-for-night-visibility/
LED Lights on Bicyle Wheels for night visibility - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/Q7LJ/H5Y9W7CL/FLUQ7LJH5Y9W7CL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/Q7LJ/H5Y9W7CL/FLUQ7LJH5Y9W7CL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/Q7LJ/H5Y9W7CL/FLUQ7LJH5Y9W7CL.SMALL.jpg Aik68 The purpose is to install a LED lightening  system composed by a CR2032 Battery holder with switch unit and two LED Light Holder from Plastic Tie Wrap on a race bicycle wheel. This system will introduce an additional weight of 7 grams (about 6 grams for the battery with the switch and 1 gram for the...
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Wed, 22 Aug 2012 15:43:24 PDT
safe cycling at night http://www.instructables.com/id/safe-cycling-at-night/
safe cycling at night - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/MYL5/H5408DZ7/F7DMYL5H5408DZ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/MYL5/H5408DZ7/F7DMYL5H5408DZ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/MYL5/H5408DZ7/F7DMYL5H5408DZ7.SMALL.jpg vybard Quick and easy safety torsh for you bicycle if necessary  to ride at late evening time . Any light is good for bright-color plastic bottle. It works for evening city cyclings. You will be noticed :)
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Fri, 27 Jul 2012 14:31:20 PDT
how to make a smash match http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-smash-match/
how to make a smash match - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/KX0H/H350EH2B/F4MKX0HH350EH2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/KX0H/H350EH2B/F4MKX0HH350EH2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/KX0H/H350EH2B/F4MKX0HH350EH2B.SMALL.jpg rallekralle im not responseble for anything you do with this info. original idea from Benny8025 on youtube you will need use the lighter to seal the end of the straw THE CUT! cut off four macheads insert insert the four macheads into the straw THE CUT! (2) cut of the straw a bit from the mach...
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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 04:57:13 PDT
Fishing with a safety pin http://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-with-a-safety-pin/
Fishing with a safety pin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/9TK5/H3W4TLVH/FGC9TK5H3W4TLVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/9TK5/H3W4TLVH/FGC9TK5H3W4TLVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/9TK5/H3W4TLVH/FGC9TK5H3W4TLVH.SMALL.jpg bobby sissom   Fishing with a safety pin ,you know we have all had that image go though our minds as children. Well it would seem that it has never left mine,I have always had the safety pin fishing idea buried just under the surface. One day while I was visiting the local sporting goods section looking for fish...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 19:14:24 PDT
Solar Powered Illuminated Saftey Cone http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Illuminated-Saftey-Cone/
Solar Powered Illuminated Saftey Cone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/6QH5/H2WET5P7/F1V6QH5H2WET5P7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/6QH5/H2WET5P7/F1V6QH5H2WET5P7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/6QH5/H2WET5P7/F1V6QH5H2WET5P7.SMALL.jpg ddavis662 I had an extra LED landscape light that a neighbor had given me. Bought this 2 pack of small thin plastic orange cones for a $1. All I did, was to drill a hole in the top of the cone and then place the solar LED on top. I drilled the hole just the right size so as the solar LED fits snugly on top of...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 04:33:04 PDT
NYLON Windmill Flange to reduce Bird Mortality http://www.instructables.com/id/NYLON-Windmill-Flange-to-reduce-Bird-Mortality/
NYLON Windmill Flange to reduce Bird Mortality - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/T4Q3/H2TIYJS3/FJUT4Q3H2TIYJS3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/T4Q3/H2TIYJS3/FJUT4Q3H2TIYJS3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/T4Q3/H2TIYJS3/FJUT4Q3H2TIYJS3.SMALL.jpg taulman This is the mounting flange for a standard 2.5 meter 8 blade electrical generation windmill.  This is similar to several commercial windmill flanges. The flange is printed in NYLON so as to provide a shore 45 single piece flexible connection to the main drive shaft from eight fiberglass blades. The...
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Thu, 31 May 2012 22:05:50 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
Night Bike! http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Bike/
Night Bike! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/0HPG/GWF5UJVI/FKT0HPGGWF5UJVI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/0HPG/GWF5UJVI/FKT0HPGGWF5UJVI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/0HPG/GWF5UJVI/FKT0HPGGWF5UJVI.SMALL.jpg Adobi Gas is too expensive and not ecofriendly, so I like to bike wherever I can... unfortunately that means a lot of biking back from work at night.  This always makes me a little nervous, how much can you trust drivers going 45 miles per hour right past you?  I mean, a little dinky bike light can only d...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2012 19:47:14 PST
DIY Gas Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gas-Mask/
DIY Gas Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/A455/GUKARYW0/FKEA455GUKARYW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/A455/GUKARYW0/FKEA455GUKARYW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/A455/GUKARYW0/FKEA455GUKARYW0.SMALL.jpg frenzy With Occupy protests around the country, things are heating up. With disbursement of tear gas an pepper spray by police, how are regular people able to keep safe? Normally, one would by a gas mask, but given cost, bulkiness and being a target when wearing one, this might not be the best option. Bas...
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Fri, 11 Nov 2011 21:49:25 PST
Voltage Regulated [5v] Bicycle Dynamo Light & USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Voltage-Regulated-5-V-Bicycle-Dynamo-Light-USB/
Voltage Regulated [5v] Bicycle Dynamo Light & USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/TCHO/GSEEJZIP/FKRTCHOGSEEJZIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/TCHO/GSEEJZIP/FKRTCHOGSEEJZIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/TCHO/GSEEJZIP/FKRTCHOGSEEJZIP.SMALL.jpg sgomes3 Even though, there are plenty of "Dynamo Bike Light" instructions on this site, I thought I would share mines.   The great news, there are NO resistors in my circuit.    It has a fixed 5 volt output, so you can ride as fast as you want without worrying about burning out the LEDs.  Also, since this h...
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Fri, 9 Sep 2011 10:50:33 PDT
Zigzag Spooling Paracord http://www.instructables.com/id/Zigzag-Spooling-Paracord/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/C6WL/GRTHM0HM/F45C6WLGRTHM0HM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/C6WL/GRTHM0HM/F45C6WLGRTHM0HM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/C6WL/GRTHM0HM/F45C6WLGRTHM0HM.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane Some cord and string comes from manufacturers on spools without end caps, wrapped around the spool in a zigzag type pattern that keeps it from spilling off the sides.  This video demonstrates how to wrap paracord onto a spool in that manner.  I used the same method with my Carabiner Paracord Spool ...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2011 09:17:22 PDT
Emergency Duct Tape Field Stretcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Duct-Tape-Field-Stretcher/
Emergency Duct Tape Field Stretcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/DW10/GOQY1Z48/FGYDW10GOQY1Z48.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/DW10/GOQY1Z48/FGYDW10GOQY1Z48.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/DW10/GOQY1Z48/FGYDW10GOQY1Z48.SMALL.jpg cloudifornia Once I got started, this ible tapped my ancient military training/skills and it took on a life of its' own. (It also led to other duct tape ideas resulting in brain overload, duct tape dreams and a measurable lack of sleep. Thanks Instructables!) There is always room for design improvement with any...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2011 19:40:39 PDT
Safety camping/hunting band http://www.instructables.com/id/Safty-campinghunting-band/
Safety camping/hunting band - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/N5VA/GOE33Y32/FHBN5VAGOE33Y32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/N5VA/GOE33Y32/FHBN5VAGOE33Y32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/N5VA/GOE33Y32/FHBN5VAGOE33Y32.SMALL.jpg Pizzaman01 Supplies Supplies: Bright colored duct tape[used pink cause I didn't have orange] Sciscors Measuring tape Measure your wrist with the tape measurer and double the length and cut it. Hint: Add 2 inches Cut it in half and put them together. To put it on lay it down and put your arm o...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2011 18:03:50 PDT
Regenerative Braking for Bicycle Safety http://www.instructables.com/id/Regenerative-Braking-for-Bicycle-Safety/
Regenerative Braking for Bicycle Safety - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/9L7A/GNXX3SEF/FI89L7AGNXX3SEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/9L7A/GNXX3SEF/FI89L7AGNXX3SEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/9L7A/GNXX3SEF/FI89L7AGNXX3SEF.SMALL.jpg lovelikerobots If you have always wanted to generate electricity on your bicycle but wished for a way that would not add extra work and resistance to your bike ride, then this project is for you.  We will build a regenerative brake for a bicycle, based on 2 geared motors which will power a functional ultra bright ...
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Sun, 22 May 2011 12:26:31 PDT
Cross Knot Paracord Lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/Cross-Knot-Paracord-Lanyard/
Cross Knot Paracord Lanyard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/54RB/GNXX0VBE/FB854RBGNXX0VBE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/54RB/GNXX0VBE/FB854RBGNXX0VBE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/54RB/GNXX0VBE/FB854RBGNXX0VBE.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane This instructable will show how to make a paracord lanyard using the cross knot and snake knot.  The lanyard can be used as a wallet chain, to secure a key chain, keyring, knife, multitool, flashlight, cell phone, camera, binoculars, compass, and other assorted pocketable gadgets, gear, and gizmos....
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Sun, 22 May 2011 05:01:14 PDT
Neon Bike Project II http://www.instructables.com/id/Neon-Bike-Project-II/
Neon Bike Project II - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/M9LE/GKXTXHD1/FU2M9LEGKXTXHD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/M9LE/GKXTXHD1/FU2M9LEGKXTXHD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/M9LE/GKXTXHD1/FU2M9LEGKXTXHD1.SMALL.jpg catman529 This is the second bike I have decked out with green and blue LEDs. The LEDs were purchased at Besthongkong.com. The neon underglow was created with HDPE hose tube found in the plumbing area at Lowes. Batteries and switch all contained in one trusty Altoids tin.
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Tue, 8 Mar 2011 19:32:07 PST
Multi Colored 8 LED Back Bicycle Safety Light ( mini m&m housing) http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Colored-8-LED-Back-Bicycle-Safety-Light-mi/
Multi Colored 8 LED Back Bicycle Safety Light ( mini m&m housing) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/7KQH/GITHIT2S/FFR7KQHGITHIT2S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/7KQH/GITHIT2S/FFR7KQHGITHIT2S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/7KQH/GITHIT2S/FFR7KQHGITHIT2S.SMALL.jpg greenkush Here's my first instructable for a LED safety light. I decided to make it after wanting to make some lights for my bike and after seeing some guides on LED wiring. First I was going to make a 4 LED light but ended up making it 8 for better illumination. Constructive criticism is welcomed.  i. Mate...
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Wed, 12 Jan 2011 23:21:05 PST