Instructables: exploring - outside - survival - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:35:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 Bushcraft, Survival Kit For Extended Durations - Part 1 - Life Support Vest http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Survival-Bushcraft-Kit-For-Extended-Durati/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 10:00:29 PDT
Cheap and easy bushcraft spare/survival blade. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-easy-bushcraft-sparesurvival-blade/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/7ASK/HT7P53XR/FVJ7ASKHT7P53XR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/7ASK/HT7P53XR/FVJ7ASKHT7P53XR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/7ASK/HT7P53XR/FVJ7ASKHT7P53XR.SMALL.jpg funkysod Hultafors knives are cheap and good (at least here in Sweden). They are gaining popularity in the bushcraft community. This is a small addition/mod I usually do to make them even more useful. You can expand on this idea and add even more features, such as: * Small fishing kit (hooks, line and sinker...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 08:19:23 PDT
Finding North Using A Watch (Northern Hemisphere) http://www.instructables.com/id/Finding-North-Using-A-Watch-Northern-Hemisphere/
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 01:56:15 PDT
Paracord mirror medallion http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-mirror-medallion/
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 04:07:42 PST
Paracord Blanket / Sleeping Bag Compression Strap With Handle - I made it at TechShop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Blanket-Sleeping-Bag-Compression-Strap-Wi/
Paracord Blanket / Sleeping Bag Compression Strap With Handle - I made it at TechShop! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/9LDH/HS80GEQL/F7Y9LDHHS80GEQL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/9LDH/HS80GEQL/F7Y9LDHHS80GEQL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/9LDH/HS80GEQL/F7Y9LDHHS80GEQL.SMALL.jpg dwoodworth If you don't know about TechShop yet, check it out @ www.techshop.ws !! It can get frustrating carrying soft items like blankets or clothes to a camp ground. I designed this super easy to make strap to carry blankets; however, it can also be used to carry other items like bundled wood which mak...
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 16:12:45 PST
How to make a Survival Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Survival-Bracelet-1/
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 14:47:13 PST
My Jerky Recipe http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Jerky-Recipe/
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 00:25:33 PST
DIY Blowgun http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-DIY-PVC-Blowgun-And-Darts/
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 15:10:34 PST
Blaze Bar Woven Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Blaze-Bar-Woven-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 11:02:51 PST
"Survival Candy" http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Candy/
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 20:09:42 PST
The Amazing Prototool http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Prototool/
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 09:03:09 PST
The Ultimate Survival combo kit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Survival-combo-kit/
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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 18:33:49 PDT
Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Kit-10/
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 17:40:49 PST
Extra Loud Whistle made from an Extra Mint Container http://www.instructables.com/id/Extra-Loud-Whistle-made-from-an-Extra-Mint-Contain/
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 02:26:00 PST
Survival USB Charger: Use any power source to charge your smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-USB-Charger-Use-any-power-source-to-charg/
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Wed, 25 Dec 2013 05:56:37 PST
What To Add To A Bug Out Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/What-To-Add-To-A-Bug-Out-Bag/
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 00:13:50 PST
Altoids Survival Kit 2.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Kit-21-22/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/4H4C/HPEG7RDG/FS04H4CHPEG7RDG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/4H4C/HPEG7RDG/FS04H4CHPEG7RDG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/4H4C/HPEG7RDG/FS04H4CHPEG7RDG.SMALL.jpg BudgetBugout Hey everybody!  Sit back, relax and watch as I share with you a back up kit that I keep on me at all times when I'm in the great outdoors!  If you were placed in a survival situation are you prepared? 
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 15:06:08 PST
Survival penny stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-penny-stove/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/RC8X/HP81XQVB/F6SRC8XHP81XQVB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/RC8X/HP81XQVB/F6SRC8XHP81XQVB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/RC8X/HP81XQVB/F6SRC8XHP81XQVB.SMALL.jpg cseeger1 Supplies: -2 soda cans -sharpie -small nail -hammer -tin snips -heat resistant sealant -small needle nose pliers -fiber glass -file -penny -denatured alcohol -2 blocks of wood one slightly bigger Instructions: - Place sharpie on larger block of wood and twist the soda can around it to create perfect...
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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 09:23:48 PST
The $5 Weather Proof Bag / Survival Pillow! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Five-Dollar-ish-Weatherproof-Dust-Proof-Bag/
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:04:05 PST
Compact Survival Kit - 78 Pieces! http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Survival-Kit-78-Pieces/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/OZQ5/H7A8POVM/FSQOZQ5H7A8POVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/OZQ5/H7A8POVM/FSQOZQ5H7A8POVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/OZQ5/H7A8POVM/FSQOZQ5H7A8POVM.SMALL.jpg vandalex So after looking at numerous Altoid and other mini survival kits, I got the itch to make one of my own.  One thing that seems to be prevalent is how bare minimum the contents usually are in order to not waste valuable space in the kits, but i think using the most compact kit possible is a waste of v...
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Fri, 28 Sep 2012 02:01:21 PDT
Small Hiking/Camping/Travelling Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-HikingCampingTravelling-Kit/
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 08:24:19 PST
How To Make A Bug Out Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Bug-Out-Bag/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/F5MD/HNID3EX7/FMPF5MDHNID3EX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/F5MD/HNID3EX7/FMPF5MDHNID3EX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/F5MD/HNID3EX7/FMPF5MDHNID3EX7.SMALL.jpg bigpurple Here is the video =D
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Mon, 4 Nov 2013 08:22:52 PST
Storm lighter http://www.instructables.com/id/Storm-lighter/
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 13:46:17 PDT
5 C's Of Survivability http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Cs-Of-Survivability/
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 09:46:34 PDT
Primitive Fish Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Fish-Trap/
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Sat, 12 Oct 2013 12:14:07 PDT
EDC SURVIVAL WALLET http://www.instructables.com/id/EDC-SURVIVAL-WALLET/
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Sat, 12 Oct 2013 03:08:14 PDT
Paracord Bracelet With Integrated Fish Bone Gear Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Bracelet-With-Integrated-Fish-Bone-Gear-T/
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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 20:33:18 PDT
JACK - Just Another Custom Knife... http://www.instructables.com/id/JACK-Just-Another-Custom-Knife/
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Sat, 5 Oct 2013 23:26:09 PDT
My BOB [Bug Out Bag] http://www.instructables.com/id/My-BOB-Bug-Out-Bag/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/PAIQ/HM8CXHFU/FW9PAIQHM8CXHFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/PAIQ/HM8CXHFU/FW9PAIQHM8CXHFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/PAIQ/HM8CXHFU/FW9PAIQHM8CXHFU.SMALL.jpg bigpurple Here is my new video about my BOB [Bug Out Bag]
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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 14:22:18 PDT
Survival Bracelet - Cheap And Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Bracelet-Cheap-And-Easy/
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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 06:18:16 PDT
Survival Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Pen/
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:53:27 PDT
Altoids survival kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-survival-kit-21/
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Thu, 5 Sep 2013 03:57:51 PDT
Creating A Portable Bug Out/Survival Tub 1.0 With Items Around Your Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-A-Portable-Bug-OutSurvival-Tub-10-With-It/
Creating A Portable Bug Out/Survival Tub 1.0 With Items Around Your Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/DT2H/HKUDA7TR/FLLDT2HHKUDA7TR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/DT2H/HKUDA7TR/FLLDT2HHKUDA7TR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/DT2H/HKUDA7TR/FLLDT2HHKUDA7TR.SMALL.jpg ktbman Many people have Bug Out Bags that are heavy, and impractical to the every day life style, luging these bags to work and in transit is not and option. This tutorial emphasizes creating a small low profile box that is not to chunky to stuff into the bottom of your every day carry bag, we will be crea...
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Tue, 27 Aug 2013 12:07:45 PDT
From File to Knife (with simple tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/From-File-to-Knife-with-simple-tools/
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 16:32:15 PDT
Altoids Survival Kit 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Kit-20/
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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 14:25:39 PDT
How to Navigate with a Map and Compass http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Navigate-with-a-Map-and-Compass/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2008 22:29:28 PDT
10 Essentials for Wilderness Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/10-essentials-for-wilderness-survival/
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 16:38:24 PDT
Hiking staff/survival bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Hiking-staffsurvival-bow/
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Wed, 1 May 2013 14:29:12 PDT
Survival Supply Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Supply-Keychain/
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Wed, 24 Jul 2013 21:41:41 PDT
Paracord Survival Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Survival-Bracelet-2/
Paracord Survival Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/OPE8/HH2VIVL3/F0KOPE8HH2VIVL3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/OPE8/HH2VIVL3/F0KOPE8HH2VIVL3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/OPE8/HH2VIVL3/F0KOPE8HH2VIVL3.SMALL.jpg jkdabrown In this instructable I'll show you how to make a paracord survival bracelet using paracord and the cobra knot. What You'll Need Paracord around 7-9 feet, Ruler, Lighter, Knife Measure Your Wrist Measure your wrist using the paracord and measure the piece of paracord with a ruler. Then double...
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Tue, 21 May 2013 12:51:23 PDT
Primitive Fire Starting: The Bow Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-without-matches-or-metal/
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Wed, 17 Jul 2013 07:30:49 PDT
Drink Your Own Pee - [survival guide] http://www.instructables.com/id/Drink-Your-Own-Pee---survival-guide/
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Wed, 31 Oct 2007 15:21:26 PDT
Extract Clean, Drinkable Water From Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Extract-Clean-Drinkable-Water-From-Plants/
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 10:05:31 PDT
Survival Medicine Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Medicine-Holder/
Survival Medicine Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/T7CJ/HI3TS304/FGHT7CJHI3TS304.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/T7CJ/HI3TS304/FGHT7CJHI3TS304.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/T7CJ/HI3TS304/FGHT7CJHI3TS304.SMALL.jpg gcjldmz this is a very simple way to carry needed medications like aleeve.I added this to my survival kit or in my case survival bottle.what makes it so simple is that you only need 2 things to make it, the top inch and a half of a 2 liter soda bottle and tape.to put it together all you have to do is tape t...
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 16:00:35 PDT
All The Things You Need For A Survival Kit... http://www.instructables.com/id/All-The-Things-You-Need-For-A-Survival-Kit/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2009 13:54:01 PST
How to Make a Paracord Fishing Lure http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Paracord-Fishing-Lure/
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 14:26:56 PDT
Paiute Deadfall Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Paiute-Deadfall-Trap-1/
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 19:22:13 PDT
Pocket Sized Survival Fishing Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Survival-Fishing-Kit/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2009 22:41:47 PDT
Boot Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Boot-Survival-Kit/
Boot Survival Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/5RQB/HIZD98GI/F6H5RQBHIZD98GI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/5RQB/HIZD98GI/F6H5RQBHIZD98GI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/5RQB/HIZD98GI/F6H5RQBHIZD98GI.SMALL.jpg BudgetBugout Hello again!  I'm back with another survival kit for y'all!   If you've ever feared that you were not prepared for a survival situation [such as getting lost in the woods] or perhaps you want extra redundancy in you survival system or maybe you simply want to carry more items without taking up prec...
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Sat, 1 Jun 2013 21:23:17 PDT
Easy-Peezy High Calorie Survival Bars http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Peezy-High-Calorie-Survival-Bars/
Easy-Peezy High Calorie Survival Bars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/MML0/HH2VNDA0/FJWMML0HH2VNDA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/MML0/HH2VNDA0/FJWMML0HH2VNDA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/MML0/HH2VNDA0/FJWMML0HH2VNDA0.SMALL.jpg EndureReclaimRebuild Here is the recipe for my favorite Survival "Calorie Bars". Each 2 inch x 2 inch square has roughly: 600 calories 8g of fat 24g of protein 38g carbohydrates. All in all, if you munch on these on the couch, you'll gain like 10lbs per week (I don't know that for fact and haven't actually done calcula...
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Tue, 28 May 2013 14:49:20 PDT