Instructables: exploring - outside - soda - featured Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:03:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 Homemade Alcohol Stoves
Homemade Alcohol Stoves - More DIY How To Projects]]> rodski I found that Alcohol stoves was very useful for backpackers because it's compact and portable.And i've seen lot's of instructables here and videos in youtube how to make one.,And i started to make one myself because i found it interesting how it works and i keep on making until i found what suits my...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 07:39:34 PST
2 Liter Rocket
2 Liter Rocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> Hammock Boy Looking for something exciting to do? Try building a water powered rocket out of a 2 liter soda bottle! This can be completed in less than half an hour with simple household materials.Materials: 1 Two liter bottle Cardboard Card stock (or construction paper) 1 Cork 1 Schrader needle (commo...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2011 16:41:37 PST
Waterproof Storage Tube
Waterproof Storage Tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> ehudwill I thought of this the other day after watching the King of Random's video on how to make soda cap containers. I took his idea and changed it some. Tools/Materials ToolsPipe CutterSandpaper (optional)MaterialsPlastic Soda BottleEpoxy1/2 inch Plastic PipeDuct Tape Cut off the top of bottle Use...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 20:19:15 PDT
Minion Lawn Darts
Minion Lawn Darts - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kiteman What better way for small children to spend a sunny afternoon than throwing large pointy things around the garden? Throw in some Hollywood branding and a dash of illegality, and life is perfect. I was astounded to find that, in a country where only freaks and weirdos don't carry handguns, the sale...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 05:12:47 PDT
Water Rocket Project
Water Rocket Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> mtairymd Water rockets are used in school/scouting/4-H presentations to help students understand the principles of aeronautics. This project is geared towards middle school aged students. However, the project has been given to high school students and they enjoy it as well. Everyone is happy to get out of ...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 16:38:55 PDT
Water Rocket
Water Rocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> JoeGadget The combination of water, compressed air, and a plastic soda bottle serves as a great source of propulsion for a backyard rocket (assuming you have a big back yard).  Typical versions of these rockets involve taping or gluing on the nose cone and fins which can be challenging to keep attached and ...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 06:05:19 PDT
Johan's Favourite Alcohol Stove: One-Can Sideburner
Johan's Favourite Alcohol Stove: One-Can Sideburner - More DIY How To Projects]]> JohanJShaw Johan's Favourite Alcohol Stove : One-Can Sideburner (No Pot Stand) This stove uses only one can and needs no pot stand. The design transfers a lot of heat into the pot and not around it. On taller cans, you have plenty of material left from the middle of the can to create some sort of windscreen....
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Tue, 12 Feb 2013 13:30:51 PST
Stove Accessories & Modifications
Stove Accessories & Modifications - More DIY How To Projects]]> PaleoDan This is (hopefully) helpful information that I use when building my stoves.  I would highly recommend you look at!/ or to build your stoves.  This Instructable in intended for t...
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Sun, 27 Mar 2011 13:58:06 PDT
Solar Water Heater for Backpacking Using Water Bottles and a Car Shade
Solar Water Heater for Backpacking Using Water Bottles and a Car Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> kopomeroy After trying several methods, this is the best method I found for heating up a small quantity of water for rehydrating freeze-dried backpacking food using just the sun as an energy source. My goals were to make a simple but light solar still. This project is inexpensive ( I have heated water to 196...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2009 15:35:19 PST
Soda Can Stove
Soda Can Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> mdolljd Stove made out of two soda cans, aluminum beverage cans.  Used for backpacking, camping or just for fun.  Runs on an alcohol fuel. Materials 2 Soda/pop cans aluminum beverage cans Drill - 3/32 inch drill bit Scissors Utility knife, x-acto knife Sharpie Ruler Tips- start cuts away from measuremen...
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Wed, 28 Mar 2012 17:21:23 PDT
Soda Bottle Sprinkler
Soda Bottle Sprinkler - More DIY How To Projects]]> bennelson The other day, it was over 100 degrees, and the little girl needed some summer fun. A lawn sprinkler would have been great, but I didn't have one. I headed to the recycling bin and pulled out a 2-liter soda bottle. In my box of assorted plumbing parts, I pulled out a garden hose spigot. This one is...
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Sat, 30 Jun 2012 14:16:58 PDT
A Rocket Eggstronaut Project
A Rocket Eggstronaut Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> stumitch I've seen all sorts of Water Bottle Rockets on Instructables and while surfing the web but I thought an Instructable with the step-by-step process of building a whole bunch of them with a class of grade six kids would be good. Each step in the Instructable will be a day in the class. At the top of e...
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Sat, 21 Apr 2012 22:39:13 PDT
Plastic Soda Bottle Lid Capsule
Plastic Soda Bottle Lid Capsule - More DIY How To Projects]]> bfgreen A couple of months ago I stumbled upon a discussion board that talked about and showed a small, lightweight reusable container made out of the necks and lids of two plastic soda bottles.  I haven't been able to find that same post ever since, but remember enough about it to want to give it a shot fo...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2011 13:55:13 PST
Oil (Pop-Soda Can) Lantern
Oil (Pop-Soda Can) Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> arc20052000 This is an instructable of how to make a oil lantern out of a couple soda cans. Tools and MaterialsW This is a list of recommended tools and materials. Two soda cans, scissors, pliers, pocket knife, glue, and wick material. Step 1 - First Cuts First step is to cut the cans, you will be using t...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2011 19:25:39 PST
Priming Wick for Alcohol Stove [and Pot Stand]
Priming Wick for Alcohol Stove [and Pot Stand] - More DIY How To Projects]]> JohanJShaw Priming Wick Made from Household Materials An alternative to using a priming pan or a fibreglass wick wrap on your drinks can stove. Tools and Materials You will need... Needle-nose pliers with wire cutters (or Leatherman) 1 bolt, 5 or 6mm diameter (I used M6) Thin, bendable wire like snar...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2011 12:23:28 PDT
Paper Stomp Rockets
Paper Stomp Rockets - More DIY How To Projects]]> seamster I used to run a free summertime activity program for kids as part of a past job. I've got a lot of fun little projects up my sleeves, and I'm always on the lookout for more. One of the more popular summertime activities in my repertoire was homemade stomp rockets. Stomp rockets are great because the...
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Sat, 10 Jul 2010 12:22:56 PDT
Soda Bottle Water Rocket
Soda Bottle Water Rocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> cyenobite In a couple of hours (or less) you could make this water rocket! Water rockets use water and pressurized air to launch a soda bottle(s) 100's of feet into the air. This instructable will NOT cover the launcher. I hope to later come back and write up an instructable for a launcher. There are many web...
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Fri, 10 Aug 2007 23:39:17 PDT