Instructables: exploring - outside - water http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:58:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 Backyard Recirculating Splash Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Recirculating-Splash-Pad/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:13:27 PDT
Mistick - as in Mist Stick! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mistick-as-in-Mist-Stick/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 05:44:37 PDT
Easy and cheap bottle insulation http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-cheap-bottle-insulation/
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 18:16:47 PDT
Water Balloon Filling Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Balloon-Filling-Station/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:33:35 PDT
Hydro Hive http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydro-Hive-1/
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 19:08:11 PDT
How To Tie A Mini Wooly Bugger http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Tie-A-Mini-Wooly-Bugger/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 14:21:26 PDT
Coconut Bikini Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Coconut-Bikini-Top/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 15:45:13 PDT
Water Table for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Table-for-kids/
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 09:43:08 PDT
Pool Cooler For Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Pool-Cooler-For-Bottles/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:38:21 PDT
How to make a Homemade Water Park with PVC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Homemade-Water-Park-with-PVC/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 10:48:51 PDT
How To Fog Proof Goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Fog-Proof-Goggles/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 12:45:30 PDT
Kayak trolling motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Kayak-trolling-motor/
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 09:21:14 PDT
Exchange Handies of a Faucet!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Exchange-Handies-of-a-Faucet/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 21:51:19 PDT
Palette Boat B.O.T. II http://www.instructables.com/id/Palette-Boat/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 12:29:24 PDT
Floating Dock on recycled #tidycats and #2liters http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Dock-on-recycled-tidycats-and-2liters/
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Wed, 21 May 2014 06:55:55 PDT
Survival: A Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-A-Guide/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 19:34:02 PDT
Portable Solar Versatility http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Solar-Versatility/
Portable Solar Versatility - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/8DVZ/HVCUQQSL/FBQ8DVZHVCUQQSL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/8DVZ/HVCUQQSL/FBQ8DVZHVCUQQSL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/8DVZ/HVCUQQSL/FBQ8DVZHVCUQQSL.SMALL.jpg IngenuityAtWork The essence of survival is preparedness. The essence of surviving comfortably is preparing ingeniously. This Instructable follows my creation of a multi-use solar apparatus, built around an up-cycled Fresnel lens. It is multi-use in that one can use it to distill potable water, sterilize surgical in...
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Sun, 18 May 2014 23:07:07 PDT
The Three Steps To Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Three-Steps-To-Survival/
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Wed, 14 May 2014 15:46:54 PDT
Find Water in the Wilderness http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-The-Key-to-Survival/
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Sat, 10 May 2014 13:33:09 PDT
Canoe wood stand http://www.instructables.com/id/canoewood-stand/
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Sat, 10 May 2014 09:40:21 PDT
How to get food, water and shelter in the wild http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-food-water-and-shelter-in-the-wild/
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Mon, 5 May 2014 07:46:22 PDT
How To Boil Water http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Boil-Water/
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Sun, 4 May 2014 10:54:41 PDT
Waterproof Firestarter http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Firestarter/
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Sat, 3 May 2014 15:19:48 PDT
Bio Sand Water Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Bio-Sand-Water-Filter/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 09:36:48 PDT
How to make a Radial Piston Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Radial-Piston-Water-Pump/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 09:21:52 PDT
DIY water purification straw http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-water-purification-straw/
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 08:09:59 PDT
Dehydration: Finding Water in the Wilderness http://www.instructables.com/id/Dehydration-Finding-Water-in-the-Wilderness/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NPIR/HUEELSD9/FX1NPIRHUEELSD9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NPIR/HUEELSD9/FX1NPIRHUEELSD9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NPIR/HUEELSD9/FX1NPIRHUEELSD9.SMALL.jpg Muskrat-Jim Adults need a minimum of two quarts (2 litres) of water every day. Be aware of the signs of dehydration and take corrective measures right away.
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:15:40 PDT
Three Ways to Get Safe Drinking Water from Snow http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Ways-to-Get-Safe-Drinking-Water-from-Snow/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:44:58 PDT
How to Water Ski http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Water-Ski-1/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:53:16 PDT
Make a Collapsible 2QT Canteen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Collapsible-2QT-Canteen/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:16:26 PDT
Solar Still http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Still/
Solar Still - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/75L2/HUAAX3DJ/FDK75L2HUAAX3DJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/75L2/HUAAX3DJ/FDK75L2HUAAX3DJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/75L2/HUAAX3DJ/FDK75L2HUAAX3DJ.SMALL.jpg fletcherjeremiah In a desert environment finding or producing water is a most important skill for survival. This is a technique for extracting water from the soil or from plants by condensation. Materials Clear Plastic WrapCup or ContainerGreen Plant Material (optional)Energy from the sun is used to evaporate wat...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:22:20 PDT
pond filter from scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/pond-filter-from-scrap/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/EBGW/HTLE18BF/FQ6EBGWHTLE18BF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/EBGW/HTLE18BF/FQ6EBGWHTLE18BF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/EBGW/HTLE18BF/FQ6EBGWHTLE18BF.SMALL.jpg stormke my first instructable. i've made a smal pond filtering system from scrap. Using a toxic waste inviromentbox that are in a lot of Belgium peoples houses without any use. I only have to buy a filter an some connections. The choice i made was because this box is very strong en initiate resistant agains...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 04:48:10 PDT
STAND-ALONE RAINWATER COLLECTOR http://www.instructables.com/id/Stand-alone-rain-collector/
STAND-ALONE RAINWATER COLLECTOR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/OSWF/HTK2G7DN/FOLOSWFHTK2G7DN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/OSWF/HTK2G7DN/FOLOSWFHTK2G7DN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/OSWF/HTK2G7DN/FOLOSWFHTK2G7DN.SMALL.jpg ElizabethGoetvinck We are students industrial design and for the past 2 weeks we have been building a rain harvesting system. Our client is a community with a public garden because they don't have a private garden for themselves. The garden is a place where they can cultivate some vegetables and fruits, relax, enjoy t...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 13:30:55 PDT
Homemade 'Clam Shell' Well Digging Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Clam-Shell-Well-Digging-Tool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/FX2X/HTHC5966/FYOFX2XHTHC5966.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/FX2X/HTHC5966/FYOFX2XHTHC5966.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/FX2X/HTHC5966/FYOFX2XHTHC5966.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios This is a tool I built out of scrap materials that would be useful in helping someone dig a well by hand in soils that are softer.  I envision it going down inside a well casing and removing the material from the inside allowing the casing to sink.  This assumes that their will be some wall caving a...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 09:00:17 PDT
Homemade Pontoon Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Pontoon-Boat/
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 13:45:08 PDT
Amazing recycled water bottle sprinkler. http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-recycled-water-bottle-sprinkler/
Amazing recycled water bottle sprinkler. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/TU64/HT73M00H/FP6TU64HT73M00H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/TU64/HT73M00H/FP6TU64HT73M00H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/TU64/HT73M00H/FP6TU64HT73M00H.SMALL.jpg Smelly2190 You will need: A water bottle A marker Parcel tape A hosepipe Draw holes on the bottle Around the lower edge of the bottle, draw dots in any order. Pierce holes pierce holes on the dots using a needle/a pin Almost done... Now...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:58:31 PDT
Water Resistant Smart Phone Bike Headlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Resistant-Smart-Phone-Bike-Light/
Water Resistant Smart Phone Bike Headlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/SLKC/HS9Y80IX/F08SLKCHS9Y80IX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/SLKC/HS9Y80IX/F08SLKCHS9Y80IX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/SLKC/HS9Y80IX/F08SLKCHS9Y80IX.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle Tired of carrying all sorts of bike lights and forgetting to recharge them? Then just use your water resistant smart phone and have a bike light for any weather in your pocket! Great for use in cities or constantly parking and locking up your bike. Best of all, when your charge your phone, you cha...
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 10:41:36 PST
Atmospheric Water Generator With Water Purifier and Remineralization http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmospheric-Water-Generator-With-Water-Purifier-an/
Atmospheric Water Generator With Water Purifier and Remineralization - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/UAT2/HS18I5UB/F00UAT2HS18I5UB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/UAT2/HS18I5UB/F00UAT2HS18I5UB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/UAT2/HS18I5UB/F00UAT2HS18I5UB.SMALL.jpg haeshproject Atmospheric water generators (AWG), are a devices that extract water from humid ambient air. Water vapor in the air is condensed by cooling the air below its dew point. Unlike a dehumidifier, an AWG is designed to render the water safe to drink. AWGs are useful where pure drinking water is difficu...
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 17:10:44 PST
PVC Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Water-Pump/
PVC Water Pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/8M6G/HRWNB22J/FLO8M6GHRWNB22J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/8M6G/HRWNB22J/FLO8M6GHRWNB22J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/8M6G/HRWNB22J/FLO8M6GHRWNB22J.SMALL.jpg petercd Build a long reach pvc water pump, handy for pumping right down to the bottom, and easily transfer water between rain barrels without resorting to the small plastic 5 litre paint buckets that fit the opening. I had hoped that this small scale pumping windmill copy would start siphoning once I pu...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 11:44:18 PST
Paracord dispensing water bottle holder (Just pull as much as you need!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-dispensing-water-bottle-holder/
Paracord dispensing water bottle holder (Just pull as much as you need!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/WNLS/HR0AT7T1/F0ZWNLSHR0AT7T1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/WNLS/HR0AT7T1/F0ZWNLSHR0AT7T1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/WNLS/HR0AT7T1/F0ZWNLSHR0AT7T1.SMALL.jpg assemblyrequired I'm sure you have seen plenty of guides on how you can make a paracord bracelet before. However, they are slow and cumbersome to unravel. Time is not something you have in an emergency, making those designs really more for aesthetics. Paravival created the original quick release Paracord bracel...
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 14:23:26 PST
Surfboard Lamination http://www.instructables.com/id/Surfboard-Lamination/
Surfboard Lamination - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/SSR0/HQDUSWUC/FQ8SSR0HQDUSWUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/SSR0/HQDUSWUC/FQ8SSR0HQDUSWUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/SSR0/HQDUSWUC/FQ8SSR0HQDUSWUC.SMALL.jpg Matticus Finch I moved out to Long Island for work and bought a surfboard. After a season of riding it into dunes and what-have-you, the tail snapped. Over the following winter I restored the surfboard to its former glory. I have no experience with laminates and prior to this season had never surfed a day in my li...
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 11:35:08 PST
Equipment for small hiking trip http://www.instructables.com/id/Equipment-for-small-hiking-trip/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/VRKU/HQAYIVBU/FRJVRKUHQAYIVBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/VRKU/HQAYIVBU/FRJVRKUHQAYIVBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/VRKU/HQAYIVBU/FRJVRKUHQAYIVBU.SMALL.jpg GhoustDoggy I'm preping for a little hike to the location where I have a small shed (survival shed, or camping location).Usually I use my survival bag to come to this location, but we wont to see what if we lose our survival bags and only have few items and what we have on camping location. We will carry: -Mult...
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 07:12:35 PST
Ram Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Ram-Pump/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/72JO/HQ0T58ZA/F5872JOHQ0T58ZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/72JO/HQ0T58ZA/F5872JOHQ0T58ZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/72JO/HQ0T58ZA/F5872JOHQ0T58ZA.SMALL.jpg bigbill101 Well I've always wanted to check out how these pumps work, so I brought up your website, and now I have one.  I now can't wait for the snow to melt so I can install it at my pond.  I followed your directions and substituted brass spring check and flapper valves.  I made a base out of some stainless ...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 09:39:53 PST
How to make glowing water http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-glowing-water/
How to make glowing water - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/X0MA/HPCLIJ5H/FSSX0MAHPCLIJ5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/X0MA/HPCLIJ5H/FSSX0MAHPCLIJ5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/X0MA/HPCLIJ5H/FSSX0MAHPCLIJ5H.SMALL.jpg wingxmichael Here are the steps taken to make glowing water. You will need a beaker, gloves, pipette, eye protection, a mix stick, glow stick, water, and some dish soap (written version) Step 1 Take your glow stick and cut off one end, be careful of the glass inside. Step 2 Cut open the other end of the tu...
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 08:16:23 PST
Instant Ice (Gel) http://www.instructables.com/id/Supplies-5/
Instant Ice (Gel) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/9HL5/HPBS1MZ7/FQB9HL5HPBS1MZ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/9HL5/HPBS1MZ7/FQB9HL5HPBS1MZ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/9HL5/HPBS1MZ7/FQB9HL5HPBS1MZ7.SMALL.jpg chantell_burrell Materials: Sodium Polyacrylate Water Small Bowl (or Beaker) Any Food Coloring Getting Started Get out all you supplies and lay them out on the table neatly. The Sodium Polyacrylate Pour the desired amount of sodium polyacrylate into your small bowl (or beaker). Water and Food Coloring Pour ...
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 19:00:54 PST
Altoids Survival Fire Starting Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Fire-Starting-Tin/
Altoids Survival Fire Starting Tin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/WV4D/HP7QGJ2H/FFAWV4DHP7QGJ2H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/WV4D/HP7QGJ2H/FFAWV4DHP7QGJ2H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/WV4D/HP7QGJ2H/FFAWV4DHP7QGJ2H.SMALL.jpg PossibleFire (Please mind the horrid sanding job)Here is my Altoids fire starting survival kit. It is basically a larger version of my mini fire starting tin. I hope you enjoy! Thanks for looking :) Supplies Within Here are my basic fire starting items: Mini Bic2 wax and cotton fire starters1 cotton pad1 tea ...
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 19:29:59 PST
Quick-release Mod for CREE T6 Bicycle Light + Waterproof Battery Bottle (cheap/free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-release-Mod-for-CREE-T6-Bicycle-Light-Waterp/
Quick-release Mod for CREE T6 Bicycle Light + Waterproof Battery Bottle (cheap/free) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/Y6H1/HP1KOSPW/FQAY6H1HP1KOSPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/Y6H1/HP1KOSPW/FQAY6H1HP1KOSPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/Y6H1/HP1KOSPW/FQAY6H1HP1KOSPW.SMALL.jpg confu I bought this kind of "upper beam headlights" for my bike: http://www.amazon.com/SecurityIng%C2%AE-3800Lm-Headlight-Headlamp-Bicycle/dp/B009QX8B2Q/ Maybe not the safest electronics* but dirt-cheap and bright as @$%&. Disregarding some safety issues* I was annoyed by the cumbersome way of attachin...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 16:44:12 PST
Survival Key Chain Sling http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Key-Chain-Sling/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/7X8K/HP0CQCE0/FTA7X8KHP0CQCE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/7X8K/HP0CQCE0/FTA7X8KHP0CQCE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/7X8K/HP0CQCE0/FTA7X8KHP0CQCE0.SMALL.jpg wiscdoledino I needed a way to store all my key chains and this is what I came up with. You can wear this around your shoulder. It is made out of para cord that I tied to each tool. In the future I am going to get carabiners for each tool so I can detach each tool when it is needed. 1.   life straw water purifi...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 09:56:44 PST
Submarine! underwater R.O.V http://www.instructables.com/id/Submarine-underwater-ROV/
Submarine! underwater R.O.V - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/KH8U/HOHY82ER/FN5KH8UHOHY82ER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/KH8U/HOHY82ER/FN5KH8UHOHY82ER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/KH8U/HOHY82ER/FN5KH8UHOHY82ER.SMALL.jpg billstar414 (This can be seen in the Melbourne museum from the 21st of March to the 13th of July, as it has been accepted into top designs 2014!) The underwater remote operated vehicle or R.O.V is a submarine that drives around underwater and is controlled from above water, this also has a camera mounted on the...
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 00:28:09 PST
How to draw a tropical beach on Deviant Art Muro http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-draw-a-tropical-beach-on-Deviant-Art-Muro/
How to draw a tropical beach on Deviant Art Muro - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/8XS7/HO233I2T/FTY8XS7HO233I2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/8XS7/HO233I2T/FTY8XS7HO233I2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/8XS7/HO233I2T/FTY8XS7HO233I2T.SMALL.jpg CACO_Zach This Instructable is on how to draw a tropical beach in Deviant Art. I hope you find this helpful! Let's start with the sand! (Step 1) Start by using the regular brush and making the beach any size you want. Add the water! (Step 2) Using the same tool, but maybe a different size, add the ocean...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 12:44:48 PST