Instructables: exploring - outside - snow - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 02:30:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Snow Tiger Paracord bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Tiger-Paracord-bracelet/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:13:01 PDT
Paracord Snow Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Snow-Shoes/
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 00:17:41 PST
Assured Foot Ice Cleat Walkers http://www.instructables.com/id/Assured-Foot-Ice-Cleat-Walkers/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 06:33:35 PST
Yeti feet- Make yeti footprints in the snow! http://www.instructables.com/id/Yeti-feet-Make-yeti-footprints-in-the-snow/
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 12:14:04 PST
Emergency Crampons for Ice and Snow http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Crampons-for-Ice-and-Snow/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 19:53:29 PST
Fat Bike Bar Covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Fat-Bike-Bar-Covers/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 16:46:05 PST
Snow Shovel Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Shovel-Shoes/
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 16:00:31 PST
Pole Snowball Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Pole-Snowball-Launcher/
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 09:06:52 PST
Turn your old Snowboard into a Splitboard ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-old-Snowboard-into-a-Splitboard-/
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 01:08:54 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
How to easily convert your bike into a snow bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-easily-convert-your-bike-into-a-snow-bike/
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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 13:54:51 PDT
Toe Plow http://www.instructables.com/id/Toe-Plow/
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 13:46:03 PDT
Snow Puppy http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Puppy/
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Sat, 9 Mar 2013 11:10:50 PST
Office Chair Luxury Sports Sled AKA "The Relaxitrator" http://www.instructables.com/id/Office-Chair-Luxury-Sports-Sled-AKA-The-Relaxitra/
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Sun, 10 Feb 2013 16:43:00 PST
Snow Anchors http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Anchors/
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Sun, 3 Feb 2013 13:19:21 PST
Red neck sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-neck-sled/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/C2W3/HBHGLG75/FLQC2W3HBHGLG75.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/C2W3/HBHGLG75/FLQC2W3HBHGLG75.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/C2W3/HBHGLG75/FLQC2W3HBHGLG75.SMALL.jpg phillyboys What do you do after a snow storm ? with two year old twins and no sled, Well you think do i drive to walmart and spend $50 on a plastic thing, you know will break in a few days,!! or you go into the shed with the broken wheel barrow you know you'll not fix and few pieces of lumber from the deck you...
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Sat, 5 Jan 2013 07:52:11 PST
Ice tyres for a mountain bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-tyres-for-a-mountain-bike/
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Thu, 14 Jan 2010 13:51:24 PST
Pimp my snowracer http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-my-snowracer/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2010 04:12:13 PST
How to make an epic, heated snowfort http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-epic-heated-snowfort/
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Wed, 8 Feb 2012 13:24:34 PST
Personal Heater for the Winter http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Heater-for-the-Winter/
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Sun, 9 Jan 2011 20:03:46 PST
The Snow-Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Snow-Bow/
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Mon, 5 Mar 2012 10:11:15 PST
A better Ski Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/A-better-Ski-Bike/
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Sat, 27 Oct 2012 12:54:56 PDT
There's "Snow" Ice Cream like homedade Baileys Snow Ice Cream! http://www.instructables.com/id/Theres-Snow-Ice-Cream-like-homedade-Baileys-Sno/
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Tue, 6 Mar 2012 18:54:32 PST
How to build an Igloo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-an-Igloo-1/
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Tue, 6 Mar 2012 19:49:35 PST
The Snowthrower http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Snowthrower/
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Tue, 6 Mar 2012 20:19:58 PST
Petrol Snowballs http://www.instructables.com/id/Petrol-Snowballs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/9696/H7S577JA/FKH9696H7S577JA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/9696/H7S577JA/FKH9696H7S577JA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/9696/H7S577JA/FKH9696H7S577JA.SMALL.jpg IsZeus On those cold snowy days when you cant think of anything to do, why not make fire snowballs! Of course, nobody should do this it is dangerous. That doesn't mean you cant enjoy my friend an I full of stupidity. Its actually quite easy to make fire snowballs. All you need is a snowy day, gloves, gas, ...
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 14:56:09 PDT
Transforming your Riding Lawn Mower into the Ultimate Snow Mover. http://www.instructables.com/id/Transforming-your-Riding-Lawn-Mower-into-the-Ultim/
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Mon, 19 Mar 2012 11:28:55 PDT
How to make the Massive 3 floor Snow fort. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-the-Massive-3-floor-Snow-fort/
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Tue, 6 Mar 2012 03:56:50 PST
Snow Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Sculpture/
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Sun, 4 Mar 2012 14:29:25 PST
Build a 6'8" Lighted Statue of Liberty Made of Snow http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-68-Lighted-Statue-of-Liberty-Made-of-Sn/
Build a 6'8" Lighted Statue of Liberty Made of Snow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/91RU/GZCITUPA/FUE91RUGZCITUPA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/91RU/GZCITUPA/FUE91RUGZCITUPA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/91RU/GZCITUPA/FUE91RUGZCITUPA.SMALL.jpg mcmuffin95 Ever wanted to make a snow sculpture, but thought it would be too hard? Well with this instructable; I will show you how to turn some snow, a strand of Christmas lights, and about three hours of work into a great looking Statue of Liberty. As I said, this took me about three hours to make alone. It...
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Sat, 3 Mar 2012 17:09:04 PST
Fun Shaped Snow Ice Packs http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Shaped-Snowmade-Ice-Packs/
Fun Shaped Snow Ice Packs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/UPS9/GZ0MMHAY/FJ3UPS9GZ0MMHAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/UPS9/GZ0MMHAY/FJ3UPS9GZ0MMHAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/UPS9/GZ0MMHAY/FJ3UPS9GZ0MMHAY.SMALL.jpg pablo6674 For bumps and bruises that are not major. Materials: Snow (the kind thats sort of hard and good for packing, or the snow that's there during springtime that's like ice. Cookie Cutters Plastic Bag (maybe 2 ) Freezer Paper Plate Small Scoop (or your hands) Shovel (for moving snow because your sm...
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Tue, 28 Feb 2012 17:05:50 PST
Titanium Snow Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Titanium-Snow-Saw/
Titanium Snow Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/6SD4/GZ38JCIT/FY06SD4GZ38JCIT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/6SD4/GZ38JCIT/FY06SD4GZ38JCIT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/6SD4/GZ38JCIT/FY06SD4GZ38JCIT.SMALL.jpg nierk Here is a complete set of instructions on manufacturing a snow saw out of titanium. Before we start building anything, we need to start out with a list of tools and supplies used to complete this project. A water-jet or other CNC is required for cutting titanium. For this, I used a local waterjet se...
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Sun, 26 Feb 2012 21:08:43 PST
Easy DIY Skoot 'n' Ski! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Skoot-n-Ski/
Easy DIY Skoot 'n' Ski! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/7YCQ/GYQFMSX5/FLE7YCQGYQFMSX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/7YCQ/GYQFMSX5/FLE7YCQGYQFMSX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/7YCQ/GYQFMSX5/FLE7YCQGYQFMSX5.SMALL.jpg Emsaid I've always wanted a scooter with skis attached so I made one a couple of years ago but it broke soon after because of the poor design. So after another failed design I finally made one that works well and has not broken yet, I call it the Skoot 'n' Ski! This mod  allows you to scooter in the snow w...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2012 15:23:30 PST
Massive Snow Fort with 3 Floors! http://www.instructables.com/id/Massive-Snow-fort-3-Floors/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/65G3/GYQERZ9C/F7V65G3GYQERZ9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/65G3/GYQERZ9C/F7V65G3GYQERZ9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/65G3/GYQERZ9C/F7V65G3GYQERZ9C.SMALL.jpg When in doubt, duct tape! This Snow Fort was built this year in Romania. It was built by 2 guys (Me and another guy) We built this in our free periods at school. It took us 18 days of working 2-3 hours a day 5 days a week.  We had abnormal amounts of snow in romania as well as surprisingly low temperatures (-15ªC) We did no...
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Sat, 18 Feb 2012 12:28:27 PST
Mini Cooper "Snow" http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Cooper-Snow/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/VJG5/GYR35NRR/FA5VJG5GYR35NRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/VJG5/GYR35NRR/FA5VJG5GYR35NRR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/VJG5/GYR35NRR/FA5VJG5GYR35NRR.SMALL.jpg keano_O I aimed big, a full size mini cooper. This being a floor area of roughly 10ft x 5ft (owning a real one makes this easier to check ^_^ ). However, I soon realised this was a bit too far, so I compromised on a roughly 3/4 sized mini. With only about 10cm of snowfall I needed to transport snow from el...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2012 12:55:01 PST
SnowMade Icecream! http://www.instructables.com/id/SnowMade-Icecream/
SnowMade Icecream! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/1A63/GYKBHXXZ/FX61A63GYKBHXXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/1A63/GYKBHXXZ/FX61A63GYKBHXXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/1A63/GYKBHXXZ/FX61A63GYKBHXXZ.SMALL.jpg meeko This Instructable will teach you how to make your own ice cream from common ingredients and items. You can make many flavors and it is a fun,quick activity with family and friends. Supplies All you need is... Milk or Half and Half Sugar Salt Snow Vanilla Extract(or choc. syrup, strawberry syrup,e...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2012 14:21:24 PST
Crystallized Snowflakes (5 inches long) http://www.instructables.com/id/Crystallized-Snowflakes-5-inches-long/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2012 22:40:32 PST
Winterize your shoes - DIY CRAMPONS. http://www.instructables.com/id/Winterize-your-shoes-DIY-CRAMPONS/
Winterize your shoes - DIY CRAMPONS. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/JIQN/GYGF8KJ2/FU8JIQNGYGF8KJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/JIQN/GYGF8KJ2/FU8JIQNGYGF8KJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/JIQN/GYGF8KJ2/FU8JIQNGYGF8KJ2.SMALL.jpg Frankyfly After a recent snow storm, it was icy and slippery all over the roads and pathways. I came up with this simple idea to make some crampons.  This is a cheep and easy to make project to be used whenever you need. Materials and tools. I used - Aluminum bars. -Rivets. -Velcro bands. Some tools are...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2012 12:40:23 PST
Kicksled attachment for downhill skis http://www.instructables.com/id/Kicksled-attachment-for-downhill-skis/
Kicksled attachment for downhill skis - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/F2TG/GYLZX07A/F5NF2TGGYLZX07A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/F2TG/GYLZX07A/F5NF2TGGYLZX07A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/F2TG/GYLZX07A/F5NF2TGGYLZX07A.SMALL.jpg Toxictom This instructable shows you how to simply turn your downhill skis into a kicksled.  The kicksled attachment snaps into the ski bindings just like ski boots.  I was inspired by my Quick dog sled instructable and the butt board instructable.  I have entered this in the Snow Contest so please give me a...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2012 22:39:21 PST
Street Luge: Snow Version http://www.instructables.com/id/Street-Luge-Snow-Version/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2012 09:45:02 PST
Magnificent Marshmallow Palisade http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnificent-Marshmallow-Palisade/
Magnificent Marshmallow Palisade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/XVQ0/GXUZF2SB/FL9XVQ0GXUZF2SB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/XVQ0/GXUZF2SB/FL9XVQ0GXUZF2SB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/XVQ0/GXUZF2SB/FL9XVQ0GXUZF2SB.SMALL.jpg funtogether Supplies:  .  Ice cream bucket/round container (for making the giant marshmallow shapes) .  Snow shovel (for mounding snow together to make scooping into the bucket easier) .  Water spray bottle (for spraying the walls) .  Large bucket of water, probably best kept in the garage (for refilling the s...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2012 12:17:27 PST
San Diego "Snow" Castles http://www.instructables.com/id/San-Diego-Snow-Castles/
San Diego "Snow" Castles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/8DOP/GXRD6N7V/FYQ8DOPGXRD6N7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/8DOP/GXRD6N7V/FYQ8DOPGXRD6N7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/8DOP/GXRD6N7V/FYQ8DOPGXRD6N7V.SMALL.jpg LosAlfajores         Down in San Diego, California, when the weather gets cold, we San Diegans don't just curl up by the fire and sip hot chocolate, we brave the elements and seek adventure! We bundle up fight the bone-chilling 70 degree weather just for an opportunity to partake in a glorious family tradition: ...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2012 09:56:04 PST
Build a SnowBed http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-SnowBed/
Build a SnowBed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/1SAB/GXO0U7KZ/FN51SABGXO0U7KZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/1SAB/GXO0U7KZ/FN51SABGXO0U7KZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/1SAB/GXO0U7KZ/FN51SABGXO0U7KZ.SMALL.jpg Capesquan I had the idea to build a chair out of snow, but then decided that a bed would be much better. This bed would utilize a real pillow, sheets, covers, and thermal blankets.  This bed is formed from snow, a snow shovel, a wheelbarrow, a disc sled, a PVC pipe, a coal shovel, a bulb planter, a small pot...
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Wed, 25 Jan 2012 18:21:33 PST
Convertible Oak Child Sled - Simple Design / Basic Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Convertible-Oak-Child-Sled-Simple-Design-Basic/
Convertible Oak Child Sled - Simple Design / Basic Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/KGSE/GXDWP2LU/FVTKGSEGXDWP2LU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/KGSE/GXDWP2LU/FVTKGSEGXDWP2LU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/KGSE/GXDWP2LU/FVTKGSEGXDWP2LU.SMALL.jpg vanweb I was looking for a Christmas present for my 16 month old god daughter. Initially I thought of buying a vintage sled or toboggan and refinishing it to look brand new but the ones available were “décor” pieces that had seen better days and were priced above my limit. I then looked at the new sleds av...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2011 11:41:11 PST
Improvised Sledding Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Improvised-Sledding-Shoes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/O0KU/GWKKMMTE/F32O0KUGWKKMMTE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/O0KU/GWKKMMTE/F32O0KUGWKKMMTE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/O0KU/GWKKMMTE/F32O0KUGWKKMMTE.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng I don’t go snow sledding all that often. But when I do, the last thing I want is cold wet feet. Instead of putting down the money for a pair of snow boots, I improvised with a $7 can of rubberized undercoating and an old pair of boots. After the day was over the coating had come off where the leathe...
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Wed, 28 Dec 2011 00:21:51 PST
Ski Ramp (Giant Snow Ramp v.2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ski-Ramp-Giant-Snow-Ramp-v2/
Ski Ramp (Giant Snow Ramp v.2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/CSSW/GWAU6MDC/F1YCSSWGWAU6MDC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/CSSW/GWAU6MDC/F1YCSSWGWAU6MDC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/CSSW/GWAU6MDC/F1YCSSWGWAU6MDC.SMALL.jpg Evan2010 This is the Giant Snow Ramp version 2. Since last year where I live we got record snowfalls so we had tons of snow to work with and was able to build up a ramp purely out of snow (link here). So this year I'm not expecting to have that much snow so to continue to ski off my roof I decided that I wou...
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Sat, 17 Dec 2011 13:51:04 PST
Home Snowmaker / Snowgun - internal mix http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Snowmaker-Snowgun-internal-mix/
Home Snowmaker / Snowgun - internal mix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/B4CP/GW3X7O8J/F7MB4CPGW3X7O8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/B4CP/GW3X7O8J/F7MB4CPGW3X7O8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/B4CP/GW3X7O8J/F7MB4CPGW3X7O8J.SMALL.jpg MakeSnow Hey everyone, this is my second instructable I think the big thing I learned from the last one is: THIS IS A STEP BY STEP  PROJECT, PLEASE READ ALL THE STEPS BEFORE YOU COMMENT! If you do that I'm sure we'll get along famously.  This is an internal mix snowgun, meaning that the air and water mix ...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2011 10:54:23 PST
External Mix Snowmaker (aka snowgun) http://www.instructables.com/id/External-Mix-Snowgun/
External Mix Snowmaker (aka snowgun) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/DP4Z/GOOP5FXX/F9ADP4ZGOOP5FXX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/DP4Z/GOOP5FXX/F9ADP4ZGOOP5FXX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/DP4Z/GOOP5FXX/F9ADP4ZGOOP5FXX.SMALL.jpg MakeSnow A word of warning, this is my first Instructable, but hopefully not my last.  Snowmaking is a fun activity that can involve the whole family.  Using a small household pressure washer and a household air compressor (that produces at least 5CFM@60psi) you can make snow.  The other parts required are l...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2011 15:54:58 PDT
Building a Toboggan http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Toboggan/
Building a Toboggan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/RLC7/GTMP7TLZ/FTQRLC7GTMP7TLZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/RLC7/GTMP7TLZ/FTQRLC7GTMP7TLZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/RLC7/GTMP7TLZ/FTQRLC7GTMP7TLZ.SMALL.jpg Koubiac I am currently building a bent wood toboggan. I will take you through the steps to successfully make an toboggan out of ash. Cutting the slats After selecting straight grained 8/4 Ash, I crosscut the piece to 72" long (Longer if you want a longer toboggan. Then, using a thin kerf blade on the t...
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Tue, 18 Oct 2011 20:56:22 PDT
Snosasaurus: A Snow Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Snosasaurus-A-Snow-Sculpture/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/YJIR/GJQEJPTB/F5MYJIRGJQEJPTB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/YJIR/GJQEJPTB/F5MYJIRGJQEJPTB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/YJIR/GJQEJPTB/F5MYJIRGJQEJPTB.SMALL.jpg nimoz We had a mound of snow in our front yard from several blizzards and so I dug out and built a Mosasaurus (a prehistoric sea creature) for my all-things-dinosaur obsessed son.
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Tue, 8 Feb 2011 09:20:25 PST