Instructables: exploring - outside - survival - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 1 Feb 2015 16:25:20 PST BLOX v1.01 Homemade "mre" http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-mre/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 06:10:52 PST
The Nan Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Nan-Stove/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 20:05:46 PST
USB Rechargeable Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Rechargeable-Fire-Starter/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 10:33:43 PST
EZ FIFO Can Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/EZ-FIFO-Can-Rack/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:55:53 PST
Anti-Rape Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Rape-Gloves/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:52:22 PST
How to make a Paracord "David's Sling" http://www.instructables.com/id/Davids-Sling/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:53:20 PST
How to make firestarter straws http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-firestarter-straws/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 10:16:07 PST
How To Make A Flashing LED Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Flashing-LED-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:43:36 PST
Paracord Beer-holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Beer-holder/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 12:51:20 PST
Uncle AZ's Altoids Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Uncle-AZs-Altoids-Survival-Kit/
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Mon, 21 May 2012 11:36:54 PDT
The Big WHY for 72 Hour Survival Kit Items http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Big-WHY-for-72-Hour-Survival-Kit-Items/
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Mon, 24 Oct 2011 13:57:37 PDT
Altoids Tin: Pocket Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-Pocket-Survival-Kit/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 19:47:42 PST
How To Start A Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Start-A-Fire-1/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:30:47 PST
Make A Lighter Out Of: Battery + Gum Wrapper http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Lighter-Out-Of-Battery-Gum-Wrapper/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 13:13:46 PDT
Urban survival kit 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Urban-survival-kit-20/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 05:19:40 PST
Expedient @L@L (Atlatl) http://www.instructables.com/id/Expedient-LL-Atlatl/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 11:41:00 PST
DIY Penny Stove - Camping stove from drinks cans http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Penny-Stove-Camping-stove-from-drinks-cans/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:08:38 PDT
How to Make an Aluminum Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Aluminum-Can-Stove/
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 14:42:56 PDT
Leather Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Wrap/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 16:52:58 PDT
The Rabbit Stick Hunter http://www.instructables.com/id/Rabbit-Stick-Hunting/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:16:41 PDT
My Bug Out Bag / Gray Man version http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Bug-Out-Bag-Gray-Man-version/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 17:44:57 PDT
The Only Survival Kit You'll EVER Need http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Only-Survival-Kit-Youll-EVER-Need/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 01:02:49 PDT
Pocket Sized Water Purifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Water-Purifier/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:55:35 PDT
How to Build a Proper Bug Out Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Propper-Bug-Out-Bag/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 02:41:25 PDT
Easy Paracord Bracelet - Advanced Cobra http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Paracord-Bracelet-Advanced-Cobra/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 06:04:21 PDT
Berry picker from scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Berry-picker-from-scrap/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:59:03 PDT
Survival Walking Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Walking-Stick/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:15:08 PDT
$9 Emergency Phone Charger 10 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Harbor-Freight-Emergency-Camping-Phone-Charger-i/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:23:32 PDT
The Expedient Grass Basket http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Expedient-Grass-Basket/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 18:38:13 PDT
Minimalist Survival Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Survival-Slingshot/
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By: Noble_Knight

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 17:22:54 PDT
Super Easy First Aid/Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-First-AidSurvival-Kit/
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By: TannerH

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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:07:46 PDT
U.K Bug out Bag - 1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/UK-Bug-out-Bag-10/
U.K Bug out Bag - 1.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/JTVP/HZDYH6V1/FKXJTVPHZDYH6V1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/JTVP/HZDYH6V1/FKXJTVPHZDYH6V1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/JTVP/HZDYH6V1/FKXJTVPHZDYH6V1.SMALL.jpg spartan.hargreaves No I am not some nut job who stands in the town on a weekend proclaiming the end is coming... But with a society dependent on energy & open to terrorism, in a world of nuclear, chemical, biological & mother nature the possibility of disaster is high, again i am not saying the end of the world, ma...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:11:24 PDT
Making Buckskin http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Buckskin/
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By: PaleoPunk

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:14:14 PDT
How To Make a Survival Fire Putty http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Survival-Fire-Putty/
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By: TrollFaceTheMan

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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:24:29 PDT
A Survival Water Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Survival-Charcoal-Filter/
A Survival Water Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/2AD3/HZ5DTYZW/F1B2AD3HZ5DTYZW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/2AD3/HZ5DTYZW/F1B2AD3HZ5DTYZW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/2AD3/HZ5DTYZW/F1B2AD3HZ5DTYZW.SMALL.jpg ethanb34 In the world we live in, you never know what is coming next. Fires, hurricanes, and other natural disasters can lead to apocalypse-like situations. That is why you should always be prepared to be able to survive in many conditions. One key factor to survival in all situations, is getting clean ...
By: ethanb34

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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:10:47 PDT
Waterproof fire starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-fire-starters-1/
Waterproof fire starters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/GP36/HZ2IZV4L/FWFGP36HZ2IZV4L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/GP36/HZ2IZV4L/FWFGP36HZ2IZV4L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/GP36/HZ2IZV4L/FWFGP36HZ2IZV4L.SMALL.jpg luani There are many ways to make fire starters that can help you make fire when the circumstances are not ideal, for example high humidity, wet branches etc.. They can burn for even 10-15 min depending on their size, which is more than enough to make a fire. The first way For the first type of fire st...
By: luani

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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 01:12:52 PDT
Lessons of a Knife - making the ultimate bush blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Lessons-of-a-Knife-making-the-ultimate-bush-tool/
Lessons of a Knife - making the ultimate bush blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/PK5A/I1C46A40/FZ2PK5AI1C46A40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/PK5A/I1C46A40/FZ2PK5AI1C46A40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/PK5A/I1C46A40/FZ2PK5AI1C46A40.SMALL.jpg bricobart "Which knife is best?"Every adventurer, trekker, hunter, survivalist or geek gets sooner or later faced with that one, simple, haunting question: "Which knife is best?"Believe it or not, but those four words chased me for many, many years. In the beginning, when I was a kid, I suffered in silence, t...
By: bricobart

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 03:09:38 PDT
Processing Yucca Fibre with Primitive Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Processing-Yucca-Fibre-with-Primitive-Tools/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 11:17:18 PDT
Collapsible Wood Burning Camp Stove (On a Budget!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Wood-Burning-Camp-Stove-On-a-Budget/
Collapsible Wood Burning Camp Stove (On a Budget!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/ZKF5/HYJ0UAIO/F9QZKF5HYJ0UAIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/ZKF5/HYJ0UAIO/F9QZKF5HYJ0UAIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/ZKF5/HYJ0UAIO/F9QZKF5HYJ0UAIO.SMALL.jpg Common Man Survival The Firebox (http://tinyurl.com/opdevhe) is a folding stove that folds down into almost nothing but still functions as a great stove for camping, backpacking, bushcraft, etc. The only problem is the cost: $50+ for stoves of this design. This is my version of a stove coined "The Firebox Replica" by...
By: Common Man Survival

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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 10:09:26 PDT
Waterproof Storage Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Storage-Tube/
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By: ehudwill

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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 20:19:15 PDT
Emergency fishing line http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-fishing-line/
Emergency fishing line - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/K0M3/HYZX1OWC/FOYK0M3HYZX1OWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/K0M3/HYZX1OWC/FOYK0M3HYZX1OWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/K0M3/HYZX1OWC/FOYK0M3HYZX1OWC.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi With this DIY tool you can easily make very long fishing lines in emergency circumstances. Not only that, you can make a strong plastic wire to wrap wood branches together and build structures, you can easily replace you shoe laces, hang up food to trees during the night, build an hammock, or net to...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 11:40:52 PDT
Power a Flashlight With Fewer Batteries in an Emergency http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-a-Flashlight-With-Fewer-Batteries-in-an-Emer/
Power a Flashlight With Fewer Batteries in an Emergency - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/OIYN/HXXHHVYI/FAVOIYNHXXHHVYI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/OIYN/HXXHHVYI/FAVOIYNHXXHHVYI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/OIYN/HXXHHVYI/FAVOIYNHXXHHVYI.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog Don't let the zombie apocalypse or a power outage leave you in the dark. It's easier than you might think to keep your flashlight and other battery-operated devices running even without the proper number of batteries. When you've finished with this instructable feel free to check out my website and ...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:42:37 PDT
Hammock Bug Net Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammock-Bug-Net-Cheap/
Hammock Bug Net Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/ICR7/HXQMWFWN/F12ICR7HXQMWFWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/ICR7/HXQMWFWN/F12ICR7HXQMWFWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/ICR7/HXQMWFWN/F12ICR7HXQMWFWN.SMALL.jpg cdveltri I recently got into hammock camping about a year ago when I made my own hammock and wanted a bug net to go along with the hammock. I quickly discovered that the nets sold for hammocks are not cheap, so I started to research some DIY options. I found a few different designs and fabric suggestions on ...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:40:08 PDT
KARAMBIT Combat Fish Bone Knife and Bottle Opener (inspired by Mrballeng, Vitizop, & Bartolo) http://www.instructables.com/id/KARAMBIT-Combat-Fish-Bone-Knife-props-to-Mrballen/
KARAMBIT Combat Fish Bone Knife and Bottle Opener (inspired by Mrballeng, Vitizop, & Bartolo) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/2638/HET12IT9/F4A2638HET12IT9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/2638/HET12IT9/F4A2638HET12IT9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/2638/HET12IT9/F4A2638HET12IT9.SMALL.jpg ZaneEricB Looking around I find ALOT of awesome ideas on Instructables....so I decided to marry a couple of my favorite.  I had recently broken a handle off a hedge trimmer and recalled the instructable from  BARTOLO:                           http://www.instructables.com/member/bartolo/ to make a D.A.R.C. -...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 11:04:54 PDT
Paracord Survival Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Survival-Necklace/
Paracord Survival Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/RVBZ/G7CUGMKZ/FYCRVBZG7CUGMKZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/RVBZ/G7CUGMKZ/FYCRVBZG7CUGMKZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/RVBZ/G7CUGMKZ/FYCRVBZG7CUGMKZ.SMALL.jpg ERCCRE123 Paracord survival necklaces? What are those? You probably have heard of paracord survival bracelets. They hold paracord on your person, but nothing else. Now, there is a way to hold cord AND some survival tools on your person without stuffing your pockets. These necklaces hold about 9 feet of cord ...
By: ERCCRE123

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Sun, 28 Mar 2010 16:49:54 PDT
Make your own Teepee http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Teepee/
Make your own Teepee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/K3ZQ/HWX44265/F3LK3ZQHWX44265.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/K3ZQ/HWX44265/F3LK3ZQHWX44265.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/K3ZQ/HWX44265/F3LK3ZQHWX44265.SMALL.jpg the tat2artist Here's how my wife and I made our own Teepee that we use for camping and going to Rendezvous. It is very spacious inside with room for 6 adults plus our gear and we can have a fire inside for those cold nights. The building was pretty easy and quick and only cost about $150 in materials for the co...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 23:24:41 PDT
Vetsport Extreme SIPS Microcamper http://www.instructables.com/id/Vetsport-Extreme-SIPS-Microcamper/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 16:33:06 PDT
Packable Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Packable-Hammock/
Packable Hammock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/XKZA/HW4OGNCC/F0NXKZAHW4OGNCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/XKZA/HW4OGNCC/F0NXKZAHW4OGNCC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/XKZA/HW4OGNCC/F0NXKZAHW4OGNCC.SMALL.jpg VentureScout Whether its for relaxing in the shade on a summers day or keeping you up off the wet ground, you cant beat a good Hammock! What could be better than kicking back and chillin out in a hammock you made yourself. Its much cheaper than the store bought ones and easier to make then you think (only 3 diff...
By: VentureScout

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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 12:02:01 PDT
Making Bamboo Arrows http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-70/
Making Bamboo Arrows - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/OALN/HW3K83IJ/F1WOALNHW3K83IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/OALN/HW3K83IJ/F1WOALNHW3K83IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/OALN/HW3K83IJ/F1WOALNHW3K83IJ.SMALL.jpg paleotool INTRODUCTIONA Primitive Technology Disclaimer.I firmly believe that in Preindustrial Societies, the onus of learning was on the pupil. Anyone who wants to succeed will find a way to learn. Real learning is an active endevor. We learn best by carefully observing and doing. There will be failures....
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 20:41:56 PDT
A-frame Survival Shelter http://www.instructables.com/id/A-frame-Survival-Shelter/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:52:11 PDT