Instructables: exploring - outside - snow http://www.instructables.com Sat, 6 Feb 2016 08:10:38 PST BLOX v1.01 Winter Snow Shelters http://www.instructables.com/id/Winter-Snow-Shelters/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 23:40:58 PST
Get Un-Stuck - Snow Treads for Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Un-Stuck-Snow-Treads-for-Your-Car/
Get Un-Stuck - Snow Treads for Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/SWB9/IK5PZW5J/FWESWB9IK5PZW5J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/SWB9/IK5PZW5J/FWESWB9IK5PZW5J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/SWB9/IK5PZW5J/FWESWB9IK5PZW5J.SMALL.jpg JGDean This is the season to get your car stuck, whether in snow drifts or, farther south in warmer weather, mud. In many places, tire chains are illegal. Other places you can use them but they're a pain to put on and take off. They're noisy and, most of the time, in your trunk when you need them. They're ...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 22:08:55 PST
Paracord Pull-Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Pull-Cord/
Paracord Pull-Cord - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/R7VS/IK5PZ25Z/FTWR7VSIK5PZ25Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/R7VS/IK5PZ25Z/FTWR7VSIK5PZ25Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/R7VS/IK5PZ25Z/FTWR7VSIK5PZ25Z.SMALL.jpg ProfMuggs Paracord is incredibly strong stuff and people use it for all kinds of things. In a pinch, it can be used to replace just about anything, and in my case it got my snowblower running again during a 2 day blizzard.I got tired of fixing my old snowblower, so I had to junk it. A friend gave me a 2 stage...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 20:41:48 PST
Thinsulate Sweater mittens with a HotHands pocket! http://www.instructables.com/id/Thinsulate-Sweater-Mittens-With-a-HotHands-Pocket/
Thinsulate Sweater mittens with a HotHands pocket! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/KGDG/IJYUKWHC/FPVKGDGIJYUKWHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/KGDG/IJYUKWHC/FPVKGDGIJYUKWHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/KGDG/IJYUKWHC/FPVKGDGIJYUKWHC.SMALL.jpg twhitney401 Warm mittens are actually worth their weight in gold, at least here in Wisconsin. Gloves are easier to get and we have gloves in my house, but my 12 year old son told me recently that his hands were always cold when he went outside. This concerned me. Partly because I am his mother and partly be...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 09:59:37 PST
Snow Aliens http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Aliens/
Snow Aliens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/ED1J/IJVPTEP1/FJPED1JIJVPTEP1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/ED1J/IJVPTEP1/FJPED1JIJVPTEP1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/ED1J/IJVPTEP1/FJPED1JIJVPTEP1.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a quick and fun project to make with snow and glow sticks. I’m not the originator of the idea – similar versions are posted online. Those versions generally have them scattered across an open area like a snowy alien invasion. We didn’t feel like tromping through 2+ feet of snow so these j...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:34:01 PST
Winter Fun - Frozen Bubbles http://www.instructables.com/id/WINTER-FUN-FROZEN-BUBBLES/
Winter Fun - Frozen Bubbles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/Z31E/IJQNZXOW/FGYZ31EIJQNZXOW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/Z31E/IJQNZXOW/FGYZ31EIJQNZXOW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/Z31E/IJQNZXOW/FGYZ31EIJQNZXOW.SMALL.jpg pi526 Fun with bubbles isn't just for long, lazy summer days. Frosty cold winter weather with temperatures dipping below 20 degrees F and 3 simple ingredients are what we used to make beautiful frozen bubbles. Our thermometer dipped to -12 degrees F when I took all of these photos. Important Camera Not...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 06:42:57 PST
Emergency Avalanche Beacon http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Avalanche-Beacon/
Emergency Avalanche Beacon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/SC0G/IJIZ7TU2/FY3SC0GIJIZ7TU2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/SC0G/IJIZ7TU2/FY3SC0GIJIZ7TU2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/SC0G/IJIZ7TU2/FY3SC0GIJIZ7TU2.SMALL.jpg bricobart When we talk about survival we often think about geeky objects, cool designs, making-fire-the-old-way and who to eat first when that plane's going down.I'm not an exception - toys 'n boys, you know. I had a lot of fun designing tools & pooping on steep slopes, but despite the overall satisfaction of...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 11:34:49 PST
How to Dress for Cold Weather http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Dress-for-Cold-Weather/
How to Dress for Cold Weather - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/SLZT/IJBPML6H/FS3SLZTIJBPML6H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/SLZT/IJBPML6H/FS3SLZTIJBPML6H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/SLZT/IJBPML6H/FS3SLZTIJBPML6H.SMALL.jpg Mulltin I Made this instuctable to tell you about how (i) dress for a day or two in cold weather and how to use the clothes to make sure you avoid frostbite.Introduction: THe human body is not made for temperatures in the far northern and southern regions of the world, the perfect temperature for us when we...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 13:46:01 PST
No Cost Crampons http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Cost-Crampons/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 23:28:39 PST
Ski Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Ski-Bike-2/
Ski Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/KHHR/IJ5ZWQ0A/FPVKHHRIJ5ZWQ0A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/KHHR/IJ5ZWQ0A/FPVKHHRIJ5ZWQ0A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/KHHR/IJ5ZWQ0A/FPVKHHRIJ5ZWQ0A.SMALL.jpg Eclipse1525 Take sledding to the next level with this easy to make ski bike using a stripped down bike frame. You can make the mounts for the skis with either metal or wood depending on what you have. Cut Your Metal To make the metal version of this ski bike you will want to get some steel strips. I used ab...
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 15:36:29 PST
Quinzee: The snow fort that could save your life http://www.instructables.com/id/Quinzee-the-Snow-Fort-That-Could-Save-Your-Life/
Quinzee: The snow fort that could save your life - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/MVQL/IIYUN84G/FTBMVQLIIYUN84G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/MVQL/IIYUN84G/FTBMVQLIIYUN84G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/MVQL/IIYUN84G/FTBMVQLIIYUN84G.SMALL.jpg MattMurch Have you ever wanted to escape the constraints of the indoors, while sleeping like Han and Luke in The Empire Strikes Back? The Quinzee is a fantastic way to stay warm in the winter, you can build it with any age of child and have a ton of fun. You can also use one to survive the night in a winter e...
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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 17:38:09 PST
PVC Snowshoes http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Snowshoes/
PVC Snowshoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/GHB9/IIRPI95F/FIWGHB9IIRPI95F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/GHB9/IIRPI95F/FIWGHB9IIRPI95F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/GHB9/IIRPI95F/FIWGHB9IIRPI95F.SMALL.jpg b-mer These are simple snowshoes inspired by a few other designs I saw online. They are nearly 3 feet long and should provide plenty of float in deep snow. The total cost is around $20 and several hours of your time (it takes a while to tie the decking to the frame so find a good podcast or something to l...
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Tue, 29 Dec 2015 20:54:50 PST
How to Bundle Up for a Blizzard. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Bundle-Up-for-a-Blizzard/
How to Bundle Up for a Blizzard. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/RXCF/IINJIOD4/FFDRXCFIINJIOD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/RXCF/IINJIOD4/FFDRXCFIINJIOD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/RXCF/IINJIOD4/FFDRXCFIINJIOD4.SMALL.jpg Aubrienna I am in the middle of a blizzard, and if you are too than it is important you know how to bundle up for it. Here's what you'll need:gloves3 pairs of warm socksa coatA warm, thick jacket,tights or long johns (if you don't have either of these then try a thin pair of pajama pants.)a scarfA hat (that w...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 07:53:02 PST
Trail Running Winter Shoe Traction for Ice and Snow, Spikes, Cleats http://www.instructables.com/id/Trail-Running-Winter-Shoe-Traction-for-Ice-and-Sno/
Trail Running Winter Shoe Traction for Ice and Snow, Spikes, Cleats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/J58I/IIEULQ9I/F52J58IIIEULQ9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/J58I/IIEULQ9I/F52J58IIIEULQ9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/J58I/IIEULQ9I/F52J58IIIEULQ9I.SMALL.jpg kearl Run trails all winter long with this simple trick. All you need are a handful of hex head screws, running shoes, and about 5 minutes.
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 06:58:53 PST
How to make a SNOWBALL machine! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-SNOWBALL-Machine/
How to make a SNOWBALL machine! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/K3HU/II3JBCRB/FQHK3HUII3JBCRB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/K3HU/II3JBCRB/FQHK3HUII3JBCRB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/K3HU/II3JBCRB/FQHK3HUII3JBCRB.SMALL.jpg romanursuhack https://youtu.be/SLUDXWOMoyc Who would think that such a simple idea could make a day in the snow so much fun? Snowball Maker is a device that helps you create an entire arsenal of snowball ammunition, up to 60 snowballs a minute, without ever getting your gloves wet or freezing your hands! With ...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 07:16:25 PST
Stone Ski Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Stone-Ski-Helmet/
Stone Ski Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/SXR2/IHVVP1YZ/FUYSXR2IHVVP1YZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/SXR2/IHVVP1YZ/FUYSXR2IHVVP1YZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/SXR2/IHVVP1YZ/FUYSXR2IHVVP1YZ.SMALL.jpg bertus52x11 On the rare occasion that kids mature faster than they demolish their sporting equipment, they sometimes end up with a rather childish ski helmet.This Instructable will show you how to upgrade your kid's ski helmet into something really cool: a stone helmet.You will need: a helmet. ...
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 08:00:39 PST
Snow Slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Slippers/
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Thu, 29 Oct 2015 09:19:33 PDT
How to Build a Snow Cave for Winter Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Snow-Cave-for-Winter-Survival/
How to Build a Snow Cave for Winter Survival - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ZM57/IEO2XU67/F1GZM57IEO2XU67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ZM57/IEO2XU67/F1GZM57IEO2XU67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ZM57/IEO2XU67/F1GZM57IEO2XU67.SMALL.jpg aaron81006 In this Instructable, I will give you the steps to build a snow cave that can protect you for many nights in a winter environment.Items needed include:Snow - If you live in Costa Rica, you probably wont be building a snow cave in your back yard.Snow mobile - or some sort of transportation to get you...
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 13:47:24 PDT
Get Cool Stickers For FREE! http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Cool-Stickers-For-FREE/
Get Cool Stickers For FREE! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LTF3/I7Q0VHFI/FMNLTF3I7Q0VHFI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LTF3/I7Q0VHFI/FMNLTF3I7Q0VHFI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LTF3/I7Q0VHFI/FMNLTF3I7Q0VHFI.SMALL.jpg idahoDHbiker I created this Instructable because I love getting stickers from different brands and have found a great way to help them advertize and get stickers mailed to me without sending a SASE (Self Addressed Stamped Envelope). All you normally need to do is send an email and ask politely for some stickers...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:34:48 PDT
How to Create a Downhill Ski-Bike 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Downhill-Ski-bike-20/
How to Create a Downhill Ski-Bike 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/RMLP/I7CCE03T/FKURMLPI7CCE03T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/RMLP/I7CCE03T/FKURMLPI7CCE03T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/RMLP/I7CCE03T/FKURMLPI7CCE03T.SMALL.jpg B4SEC4MP A ski-bike is a magnificent contraption that uses the basic elements of a bicycle fastened to downhill skis to ride down a snowy slope.My first attempt at creating a downhill ski-bike resulted in a fully functioning prototype and was overall, a success. It performed as I suspected it would. The ride...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 22:35:04 PDT
Snow Anchors http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Anchors-2/
Snow Anchors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/8XQY/I78VL9WS/FFM8XQYI78VL9WS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/8XQY/I78VL9WS/FFM8XQYI78VL9WS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/8XQY/I78VL9WS/FFM8XQYI78VL9WS.SMALL.jpg Brian J D Cheap Anchors that can be used for winter camping with tents or tarps Materials all thats needed to make these are: - 8 feet of strong rope (2 feet each)- 2 (or more) framing ties- a knife and lighter - a vise (optional)- some sandpaper The Rope measure out your rope to 2 feet, cut it, then m...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 13:59:18 PDT
Boot dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Boot-dryer/
Boot dryer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1WLR/I6NIHDZE/FJJ1WLRI6NIHDZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1WLR/I6NIHDZE/FJJ1WLRI6NIHDZE.SQUARE.jpg http://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 two, 2" T's one, 2" Yone, 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 16 inches long then cut t...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 21:36:18 PST
Igloo or snow fort with less then 3 inch's of snow. http://www.instructables.com/id/Igloo-without-ice-using-snow/
Igloo or snow fort with less then 3 inch's of snow. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/6MT5/I6M2RVE1/FCX6MT5I6M2RVE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/6MT5/I6M2RVE1/FCX6MT5I6M2RVE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/6MT5/I6M2RVE1/FCX6MT5I6M2RVE1.SMALL.jpg kevanchristian This is just a short instructable, Sorry there's not very many pics I forgot to take more before it broke I also ran out of snow cause my siblings used most of it:-( How to do it you need a bucket that is square I used this bucket its the right size ^Fill it all the way up with snow and get a bi...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:09:27 PST
Sled Suit http://www.instructables.com/id/Sled-Suit/
Sled Suit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/M92Q/I6H7EVEP/F7SM92QI6H7EVEP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/M92Q/I6H7EVEP/F7SM92QI6H7EVEP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/M92Q/I6H7EVEP/F7SM92QI6H7EVEP.SMALL.jpg push_reset Ever get tired of towing a sled up the slopes? Why walk down a snowy incline when you can sled down it! This sled suit combines the fun of sledding with the everyday ease of putting pants on.Made with plastic shelving liner and a snow suit, this project will get you planking down slopes in no time. ...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:13:29 PST
$7 DIY Flamethrower: The Snow Exterminator http://www.instructables.com/id/7-DIY-Flamethrower-The-Snow-Exterminator/
$7 DIY Flamethrower: The Snow Exterminator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/MHZX/I6J7UZLR/FXHMHZXI6J7UZLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/MHZX/I6J7UZLR/FXHMHZXI6J7UZLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/MHZX/I6J7UZLR/FXHMHZXI6J7UZLR.SMALL.jpg eysenbachja After getting over 100 inches of snow i decided to take snow removal to a new level. I built this for 7 dollars which is what i bought the butane for, the rest of the parts I got from around the house.The usual disclaimer... Build at your OWN RISK. I am not responsible for any damage to people or pr...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 09:22:39 PST
Snowboarding - Instructable Robot Stomp Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructable-Robot-Stomp-Pad/
Snowboarding - Instructable Robot Stomp Pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/J6WQ/I6GCXLW8/FNDJ6WQI6GCXLW8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/J6WQ/I6GCXLW8/FNDJ6WQI6GCXLW8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/J6WQ/I6GCXLW8/FNDJ6WQI6GCXLW8.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Getting off the ski lift can be tricky at sometimes if you are a Snowboarder. Ahh that is why it is called a Ski Lift !!Prevent those nasty falls by following this ible and 3D print your self a Stomp Pad.The Stomp pad is of 84 millimeter(3.3 inches) in diameter, which sticks at the side of you bindi...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 16:19:15 PST
Snowboard/Snowskate from a Skateboard Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SnowboardSnowskate-from-a-Skateboard-Deck/
Snowboard/Snowskate from a Skateboard Deck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/NOG7/I6EXGHBV/F3VNOG7I6EXGHBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/NOG7/I6EXGHBV/F3VNOG7I6EXGHBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/NOG7/I6EXGHBV/F3VNOG7I6EXGHBV.SMALL.jpg mgandm5 A snowskate is basically a skateboard for the snow. I know, that's a snowboard, duh! Well, no. Snowskates are typically smaller and also lack bindings. They are also quite expensive. If you already have the stuff, why not make one yourself? Here I used a plastic banana (Penny) board. This is because...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 04:56:42 PST
survival ski pole http://www.instructables.com/id/survival-ski-pole/
survival ski pole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/R09I/I5S2F3OM/FFNR09II5S2F3OM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/R09I/I5S2F3OM/FFNR09II5S2F3OM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/R09I/I5S2F3OM/FFNR09II5S2F3OM.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Skiing is lots of fun, getting lost on the slopes isn't. Even when you're skiing within the boundaries it's a good idea to plan ahead in case of an emergency. The survival ski pole addresses some of the most basic survival needs, like fire and first aid, all conveniently located inside the hollow of...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 08:48:08 PST
Snow shoes from 2 tennis rackets and bicycle inner tubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-shoes-from-2-tennis-rackets-and-bicycle-inner/
Snow shoes from 2 tennis rackets and bicycle inner tubes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/OKGC/I5UXCBDV/FY7OKGCI5UXCBDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/OKGC/I5UXCBDV/FY7OKGCI5UXCBDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/OKGC/I5UXCBDV/FY7OKGCI5UXCBDV.SMALL.jpg tagyerit I need snow shoes around the house. Literally. When there's a foot of snow and I need to walk around the house to rake of the snow from the eaves, it can be tiresome shoveling all around the house. Last year I grabbed a couple of tennis rackets and used some old copper house wires to hold them on. D...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 19:30:17 PST
DIY - Homemade Dog Sled / Kick Sled / Snowmobile Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Dog-Sled-Kick-Sled-Snowmobile-Sled/
DIY - Homemade Dog Sled / Kick Sled / Snowmobile Sled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/Z297/I5S2F7RO/F3ZZ297I5S2F7RO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/Z297/I5S2F7RO/F3ZZ297I5S2F7RO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/Z297/I5S2F7RO/F3ZZ297I5S2F7RO.SMALL.jpg Justa Jakobi This multipurpose sled is a fun way to exercise high-energy dogs in the winter, have a friend tote you around behind a snowmobile (proper safety gear encouraged... ), or just have the coolest sled at the slope. All you need is a pair of ski's, some supplies, and some ingenuity. Problem: I recently a...
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 13:37:59 PST
Bird cookie http://www.instructables.com/id/Bird-cookie/
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 03:46:51 PST
Ice Spikes for Boots http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Spikes-for-Boots/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:54:52 PST
DIY Ice Cleats http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ice-Cleats/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 17:24:37 PST
Make-shift snowboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-shift-snowboard/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 03:06:28 PST
Cheap, Easy, Light-duty Snow Crampons http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Easy-Light-duty-Snow-Crampons/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 10:20:15 PST
Glowing Snow Guage http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Snow-Guage/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 10:18:16 PST
Glowing Ski Poles http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Ski-Poles/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 19:37:41 PST
Pallet/ 55 Gallon Drum Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-55-Gallon-Drum-Sled/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 18:47:12 PST
Glourious Glowy Globes http://www.instructables.com/id/Glourious-Glowy-Balls/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 23:07:28 PST
How to camp in a snow cave http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-camp-in-a-snow-cave/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 18:45:31 PST
Wooden Christmas Carousel Ornament (Roundabout - Decoration) http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Carousel/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 08:05:21 PST
Snowman http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowman-3/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:03:34 PST
Holiday WhiteHouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Holiday-WhiteHouse/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 06:47:20 PST
National Guard/Army Soldier http://www.instructables.com/id/National-GuardArmy-Soldier/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:32:34 PST
Touchscreen Glove Phone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchscreen-Glove-Phone-Case/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:51:35 PDT
Leather Ski Gear http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Ski-Gear/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 03:05:32 PDT
Easy $0.03 Winter Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-003-Winter-Mask/
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 13:28:36 PDT
Lighted Glove http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighted-Glove/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 07:14:32 PDT
How To Clean Your Boots. (winter) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-Your-Boots-winter/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:58:16 PDT
Cross Country Skis http://www.instructables.com/id/Cross-Country-Skis-1/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 04:32:35 PDT