Instructables: exploring - outside - survival - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:56:11 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Catch Landlocked Salmon http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Catch-Landlocked-Salmon/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:07:11 PDT
Making a Thumb Dagger - Inspired by WW2 Clandestine Daggers http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Thumb-Dagger-Inspired-by-WW2-Clandestine-/
Making a Thumb Dagger - Inspired by WW2 Clandestine Daggers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/PAFW/IY4Q3OHX/FDHPAFWIY4Q3OHX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/PAFW/IY4Q3OHX/FDHPAFWIY4Q3OHX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/PAFW/IY4Q3OHX/FDHPAFWIY4Q3OHX.SMALL.jpg Alex 2Q Hi Instructables Community,in this project I would like to share the making of an World War Two inspired clandestine thumb dagger. Originally these little daggers were issued by the British SOE (Special Operations Executive) and the American OSS (Office of Strategic Services) to their agents working...
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:40:25 PST
Survival Whistle from a Soup Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Whistle-From-a-Soup-Can/
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 09:01:52 PST
Paracord Rock Sling http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Rock-Sling-1/
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 14:08:20 PST
Primitive weapon/tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-weapontool/
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Mon, 17 Oct 2011 15:13:07 PDT
Making a Mini Survival Knife from an Old Saw Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Mini-Survival-Knife-From-an-Old-Saw-Blade/
Making a Mini Survival Knife from an Old Saw Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/TLAR/IWQV4AK1/F9ZTLARIWQV4AK1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/TLAR/IWQV4AK1/F9ZTLARIWQV4AK1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/TLAR/IWQV4AK1/F9ZTLARIWQV4AK1.SMALL.jpg Alex 2Q Hi Instructables Community,here is my second attempt at making a compact knife that could be used in a small survival kit or as a neck knife.In opposite to my first attempt I tried a more conventional design but again used an old saw blade as a source material.If the embedded video doesn't work for ...
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Fri, 16 Dec 2016 14:51:36 PST
Find north without compass but your watch. http://www.instructables.com/id/Find-north-with-your-watch/
Find north without compass but your watch. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/WA4J/FJ4NQLDS/FREWA4JFJ4NQLDS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/WA4J/FJ4NQLDS/FREWA4JFJ4NQLDS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/WA4J/FJ4NQLDS/FREWA4JFJ4NQLDS.SMALL.jpg knarx After I saw this I was quite excited by the simplicity of the way to find north. But in fact, it found the 15 minutes to wait bothersome. So here, by the way Detective Conan used this way too, is 'my' way to find north easily without waiting 15 minutes. In fact you have to have at least a watch to f...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2008 13:17:32 PDT
Paracord Monkey's Fist http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Monkeys-Fist-1/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:14:53 PST
How to make a harpoon on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-harpoon-on-the-cheap/
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Thu, 8 May 2008 00:31:02 PDT
DIY PVC survival compound crossbow http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PVC-Survival-Compound-Crossbow/
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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 09:37:40 PST
DIY SURVIVAL CONTAINERS FROM CO2 CARTIGES http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SURVIVAL-CONTAINERS-FROM-CO2-CARTIGES/
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 08:42:35 PST
Make a solar still to survive http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-solar-still-to-survive/
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Wed, 12 Oct 2011 06:09:57 PDT
How to Survive a Backpacking Trip in Alaska http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Survive-a-Backpacking-Trip-in-Alaska/
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 11:25:10 PDT
Power in the Apocalypse (How to build a Wood-Gasifier) http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-in-the-Apocalypse-How-to-Build-a-Wood-Gasifi/
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 18:02:17 PDT
Apocalypse - Survival Prep: Bug-out bag - EDC http://www.instructables.com/id/Apocalypse-Survival-Prep-Bug-out-Bag-EDC/
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 19:19:06 PDT
Making instant batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Instant-Batteries/
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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 17:10:19 PDT
Waterproof Your Survival Stuff! http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Your-Survival-Stuff/
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:02:42 PDT
Fat Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Fat-Candle/
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Sun, 4 Aug 2013 20:01:57 PDT
Mini-Survival Knife made from an old Saw Blade - Jimmy Diresta inspired http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Survival-Knife-Made-From-an-Old-Saw-Blade-Jim/
Mini-Survival Knife made from an old Saw Blade - Jimmy Diresta inspired - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/X7NH/IOPZDNM4/FTJX7NHIOPZDNM4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/X7NH/IOPZDNM4/FTJX7NHIOPZDNM4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/X7NH/IOPZDNM4/FTJX7NHIOPZDNM4.SMALL.jpg Alex 2Q Hi Instructables Community, this week it is time for a new afternoon project. One thing that annoyed me for quite a while when making pocket survival kits was that I never I had a fixed knife that would fit into a small mint tin. I know that there are a few small knives commercially available but I ...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 14:44:05 PDT
No Nonsense Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Nonsense-Survival-Kit/
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 15:32:57 PDT
How To Get Fresh Water In The Wild http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Fresh-Water-in-the-Wild/
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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 06:05:12 PDT
How to Fold a Topo Map http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fold-a-Topo-Map/
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Sat, 4 Jun 2011 13:43:44 PDT
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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By: primitive Finn

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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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By: Graywolf

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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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By: cat6_racer

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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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By: Isshinryu

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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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By: bricobart

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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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By: gareauk

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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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By: Reiff

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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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By: Josehf Murchison

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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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By: 4WantofaNail

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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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By: Engineer_Allen

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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/
Paracord self defense Key fob. (Black-Jack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/SVLF/GOW486CI/F5OSVLFGOW486CI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/SVLF/GOW486CI/F5OSVLFGOW486CI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/SVLF/GOW486CI/F5OSVLFGOW486CI.SMALL.jpg ampstar Edit 30Jan2017: Well, since I posted this instructable back in 2011, many different variations have cropped up that are very similar to my original if not based on it. I think that is awesome if those guys based theirs on mine, and I am glad. I have an updated design that I'll be posting soon to try...
By: ampstar

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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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By: lo-tec

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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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By: mikaelthemycologist

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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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By: Akinventor

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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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By: Joepatrick

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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 18:26:01 PST