Instructables: exploring - outside - star http://www.instructables.com Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:08:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Batarang from Scrap Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/Batarang-from-Scrap-Metal/
Batarang from Scrap Metal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/JH80/HZ5DSY74/FVEJH80HZ5DSY74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/JH80/HZ5DSY74/FVEJH80HZ5DSY74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/JH80/HZ5DSY74/FVEJH80HZ5DSY74.SMALL.jpg bcb10 I had some scrap metal sitting around my dorm last spring, so I decided to make a batarang. It didn't turn out as well as I hoped, so I attempted another over the summer! Here they are! Supplies For this project I used as follows:Tools:ClampsDremelBucket of waterHeat sourceMarker/ PencilParts:Scr...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:47:35 PDT
Quick and Dirty Shuriken (Throwing Star) http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Dirty-Shuriken-Throwing-Star/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 08:36:24 PDT
Vader Gas Bottle Log Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Vader-Gas-Bottle-Log-Burner/
Vader Gas Bottle Log Burner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/TU2T/HXMURPZ1/FX5TU2THXMURPZ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/TU2T/HXMURPZ1/FX5TU2THXMURPZ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/TU2T/HXMURPZ1/FX5TU2THXMURPZ1.SMALL.jpg doddieszoomer Find Some Bottle Locate an empty or nearly empty gas bottle. I used a hack saw to cut the tap off. Fill with water to displace any left over gas. Magic Marker Scribble on your design Any Old Iron Find your scrap bits to use for the detailing...zip work in a school and we have loads of bits...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 04:54:55 PDT
How to make a easy ninja star http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-easy-ninja-star/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 09:38:12 PDT
Star Wars Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Longboard/
Star Wars Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/9CTN/HTVICY2Q/FMA9CTNHTVICY2Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/9CTN/HTVICY2Q/FMA9CTNHTVICY2Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/9CTN/HTVICY2Q/FMA9CTNHTVICY2Q.SMALL.jpg doddieszoomer Cut Your Blanks I used 4mm ply and cut 4 blanks to approx 255x1000mm. Get Laminating I used regular PVA glue and sandwiched my 4mm ply layers together. Get Clamping I wanted to try and create a drop board to give me a lower centre of gravity. I didn't have a fancy bag press but do have a l...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 00:22:29 PDT
How to find 'Polaris' - the North Star http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-find-Polaris-the-North-Star/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2011 06:15:25 PDT
Bicycle Starship Enterprise http://www.instructables.com/id/Starship-Bicycle-Enterprise/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/GFWY/GI0TK7EZ/FM0GFWYGI0TK7EZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/GFWY/GI0TK7EZ/FM0GFWYGI0TK7EZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/GFWY/GI0TK7EZ/FM0GFWYGI0TK7EZ.SMALL.jpg maxstevenson Starship Enterprise Bicycle stopped traffic in the middle of busy intersections In Davis, CA, USA, people chased after me to stop and take photos, all-in-all a fun Halloween 2010. The warp nacelles are from cardboard tubes, painted white, filled with a strings of LEDs, and mounted on bamboo struts b...
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Sun, 2 Jan 2011 16:07:26 PST
Emergency Celestial Navigation http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Celestial-Navigation/
Emergency Celestial Navigation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/F7OY/G7DYJR35/FYGF7OYG7DYJR35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/F7OY/G7DYJR35/FYGF7OYG7DYJR35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/F7OY/G7DYJR35/FYGF7OYG7DYJR35.SMALL.jpg archistrage Techniques to help you along your way in situations where standard navigation techniques and equipment cannot be used. i. Notice about Copyright I'm just adding this to cover myself legally. Techniques used in celestial navigation follow the standard course of planets and stars, as well as the ...
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Wed, 24 Mar 2010 22:20:05 PDT
mtb maintenance: how to fix preload on mtb shocks http://www.instructables.com/id/mtb-maintenance-how-to-fix-preload-on-mtb-shocks/
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Tue, 12 Feb 2008 09:50:02 PST
Toolbike / XEyes bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Toolbike--XEyes-bike/
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Sun, 6 Jan 2008 09:51:03 PST
Turn your Bed into a Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Fastest-Bike-Trailer/
Turn your Bed into a Bike Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/ANT3/F90521YI/FVAANT3F90521YI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/ANT3/F90521YI/FVAANT3F90521YI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/ANT3/F90521YI/FVAANT3F90521YI.SMALL.jpg stasterisk This is the quickest bike trailer I've ever made.I like it because it's light and has plenty of space to lash) a new mattress) an old mattress) armloads of donuts to deliver to hungry clueless harvard students) all the computers you can find) monitors) old lab supplies to fortify your homeit's also ...
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Thu, 15 Nov 2007 00:02:19 PST
How to Build a Campfire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Campfire/
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Mon, 20 Aug 2007 08:50:26 PDT
Go-llerblades: Motorized Skates - Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Go-llerblades%3a-Motorized-Skates---Part-1/
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Mon, 30 Jul 2007 16:17:37 PDT
Open a Wine Bottle in the Wilderness http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-a-Wine-Bottle-in-the-Wilderness/
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Thu, 19 Jul 2007 14:05:10 PDT
How to Make an Emergency Hex Key / Allen Wrench http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Emergency-Hex-Key--Allen-Wrench/
How to Make an Emergency Hex Key / Allen Wrench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/1VLU/F3C4XLUA/F481VLUF3C4XLUA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/1VLU/F3C4XLUA/F481VLUF3C4XLUA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/1VLU/F3C4XLUA/F481VLUF3C4XLUA.SMALL.jpg stasterisk If you need an allen wrench in a pinch, you can use this trick to tide you over until you find a real one. I used this to tighten down my bike seat and ride it a few miles home to a real hex set. Materials: 1) A Pencil (hexagonal barrel) 2) A Knife 3) No Hex Key Make Cut off the end of the pe...
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Mon, 25 Jun 2007 19:24:32 PDT