Instructables: exploring - outside - survival - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:39:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 Charcoal Grill Forge: Become a blacksmith on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Charcoal-Grill-Forge-Become-a-Blacksmith-on-the-Ch/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 19:59:49 PDT
Build a Simple Shelter http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Simple-Shelter/
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Sat, 9 Feb 2008 21:20:16 PST
Make your own charcoal at home (Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Charcoal-at-Home-Video/
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 10:50:23 PDT
How to tie a bowline knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-bowline-knot-1/
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Thu, 26 Jul 2012 09:20:39 PDT
Tomahawk Survival Axe (that opens beers!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tomahawk-Survival-Axe-that-Opens-Beers/
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 11:51:24 PDT
Paracord Neckerchief Slide http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Neckerchief-Slide/
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 13:13:55 PST
Recycled Coke Can Popcorn Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Coke-Can-Popcorn-Maker/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 10:24:44 PDT
Paracord Bracelet Without Buckles! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Bracelet-Without-Buckles/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:49:27 PDT
Sharpen a knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpen-a-knife/
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Sun, 15 Oct 2006 22:19:26 PDT
Ultimate Outdoor Utility Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Outdoor-Utility-Belt/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 22:26:31 PDT
Urban Altoids Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Urban-Altoids-Survival-Kit/
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Sun, 5 Sep 2010 08:11:37 PDT
Ultimate Paracord Bracelet Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Paracord-Bracelet-Survival-Kit/
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Thu, 29 Oct 2015 12:34:52 PDT
The Bayonax - when Thor meets bushcraft http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bajonax-When-Thor-Meets-Bushcraft/
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:11:54 PDT
Altoids Survival Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Candles-Altoids-Fire-Starters/
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 20:24:45 PDT
Build a Fire in the Rain/Wet Condidtions http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Fire-in-the-RainWet-Condidtions/
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 16:48:11 PDT
Three Essential Groups of Wild Edible Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Essential-Groups-of-Wild-Edible-Plants/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 22:36:01 PST
Disaster Preparedness: Communications bundle http://www.instructables.com/id/Disaster-Preparedness-Communications-Bundle/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 10:55:02 PST
Ultralight clear tarp tent (2P) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultralight-clear-tarp-tent-2P/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 21:00:48 PST
Outdoor MakeKit v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-MakeKit-V20/
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 01:53:16 PST
Teardrop Trailer - Boxes within a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Teardrop-Trailer-Boxes-Within-a-Box/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 14:13:15 PDT
Paracord self defense Key fob. (Black-Jack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-self-defense-Key-fob-Black-Jack/
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Thu, 16 Jun 2011 15:59:03 PDT
Altoids Tin Alcohol Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-Alcohol-Stove/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2009 08:16:15 PDT
Making a Bola http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Bola/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2009 09:58:14 PST
Ruger 10/22 Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Ruger-1022-Mod/
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 00:06:39 PST
Personal First Aid Kit for Hostile Environments http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-First-Aid-Kit-for-Hostile-Environments/
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 11:45:51 PST
Homemade Fire Piston http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Fire-Piston/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 18:44:30 PST
World's Smallest Survival kit V2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Smallest-Survival-Kit-V20/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 14:22:33 PST
Propane Tank Wood Stove for $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Propane-Tank-Wood-Stove-for-5/
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 18:26:01 PST
Recycled Toolbox Wood Stove For Under $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Toolbox-Wood-Stove-for-Under-20/
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 20:26:16 PST
Making Field Tip and Broadhead Hunting Bolts for the Pistol Crossbow http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Field-Tip-and-Broadhead-Hunting-Bolts-for-t/
Making Field Tip and Broadhead Hunting Bolts for the Pistol Crossbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/LWJC/HLA1VCCR/F1FLWJCHLA1VCCR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/LWJC/HLA1VCCR/F1FLWJCHLA1VCCR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/LWJC/HLA1VCCR/F1FLWJCHLA1VCCR.SMALL.jpg shodai-soke There are several different models of 50 lb. and 80 lb.-pull pistol crossbows available, but the only bolts sold are molded plastic or aluminum tubes with molded plastic fletches, both of which have target tips, and these are about 6-3/4 in. (17 cm) long. Not that these are not formidable, but you r...
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 19:04:57 PDT
No Cost Crampons http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Cost-Crampons/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 23:28:39 PST
3 Part Coffee Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Part-Coffee-Machine/
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 01:53:19 PST
The pocket grill http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pocket-Grill/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 08:14:57 PST
Basic Paracord Cobra Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Paracord-Cobra-Bracelet/
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 14:24:43 PDT
Quick Skills #2: 5 Simple Knots for Survival Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-2-5-Simple-Knots-for-Survival-Part-2/
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 12:01:32 PST
Quick Skills #1: 5 Simple Knots for Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-1-5-Simple-Knots-for-Survival/
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 16:20:37 PST
Knife sharpening with a whetstone: An easy angle guide for the perfect blade. http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpening-with-stone-easy-angle-guide-perfect-bla/
Knife sharpening with a whetstone: An easy angle guide for the perfect blade. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/9WV5/I52CKYPV/FPF9WV5I52CKYPV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/9WV5/I52CKYPV/FPF9WV5I52CKYPV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/9WV5/I52CKYPV/FPF9WV5I52CKYPV.SMALL.jpg esawaya Knife, whetstone, & phone. Perfect blade.Sharpening a knife using a stone can be challenging if you're just starting out and you can actually end up with a dull knife. The basic concept of sharpening a blade is equal angles on both sides. 17-17 - Great! or 22-22 Great! 22-17 means you end up with a ...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 21:11:48 PST
Under $20 Rocket Stove/Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-20-Rocket-StoveHeater/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 20:32:15 PST
Paleo Lighter - UPDATED! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paleo-Lighter-Friction-Fire-in-Your-Pocket/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 13:54:18 PST
Easy waterproof clothing, and about anything else in your world. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-waterproof-clothing-and-about-anything-else-/
Easy waterproof clothing, and about anything else in your world. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/TJ9Y/HEI4FFIF/FG3TJ9YHEI4FFIF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/TJ9Y/HEI4FFIF/FG3TJ9YHEI4FFIF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/TJ9Y/HEI4FFIF/FG3TJ9YHEI4FFIF.SMALL.jpg GrumpyOldGoat Water proof about everything. Needed ingredients. 1. Mineral Spirits 2. 100% clear silicone caulking. Empty container to mix in and a stir stick. I used about 1/4 of the silicone tube and the quart of mineral spirits.  If I had more mineral spirits I would have thinned it more. It's a hindsight...
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Wed, 20 Mar 2013 15:58:10 PDT
Wearable First Aid Kit - A Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-First-Aid-Kit-A-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 01:14:22 PST
6 wrist watch survival hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/6-wrist-watch-survival-hacks/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 09:01:53 PST
AMMO CAN STOVE USES 3 TYPES OF FUEL http://www.instructables.com/id/AMMO-CAN-STOVE-USES-3-TYPES-OF-FUEL/
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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 13:36:12 PDT
How to Start Fire with Water! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Start-Fire-with-Water/
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Thu, 17 Jan 2008 13:47:48 PST
Basic Modern Snare Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Snare-Trap/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 10:09:56 PDT
Introduction to building individual survival kits http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-to-building-individual-survival-kits/
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Sun, 11 Oct 2015 14:52:29 PDT
Worlds Smallest DIY Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Smallest-DIY-Survival-Kit/
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 13:31:16 PDT
How to Make a Fire with Wet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Fire-with-Wet-Wood/
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 16:33:34 PDT
Post Apocalyptic Prescription Glasses (Updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-SOL-Perscription-Glasses-or-Glacier-Go/
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Sat, 3 Oct 2015 13:10:09 PDT
How to make a Bushcraft knife http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Bushcraft-knife/
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Wed, 30 Sep 2015 10:25:19 PDT