Instructables: exploring - outside - water http://www.instructables.com Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:39:01 PDT BLOX v1.01 HOW TO BUILD ALL NATURAL POND WITHOUT LINER | LOW COST+MAINTENANCE | YOUR OWN BIG BACK YARD WATER HABITAT http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-BUILD-ALL-NATURAL-POND-WITHOUT-LINER-LOW-CO/
HOW TO BUILD ALL NATURAL POND WITHOUT LINER | LOW COST+MAINTENANCE | YOUR OWN BIG BACK YARD WATER HABITAT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2WJI/IDTAM1O4/FJT2WJIIDTAM1O4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2WJI/IDTAM1O4/FJT2WJIIDTAM1O4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2WJI/IDTAM1O4/FJT2WJIIDTAM1O4.SMALL.jpg CarlTheLandscapeGuy hi there, I'm Carl the landscape guy and today I want to show you how I converted this back yard water pit into a 3000 square foot all natural pond. Now in a pond you want to try to keep the water level as constant as possible. The water level in this pit was fluctuating by about 2 to 3 feet dependi...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:45:21 PDT
Wooden SUP Board (environmentally friendly) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-SUP-Board-environmentally-friendly/
Wooden SUP Board (environmentally friendly) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/9IHA/IDQU0FY7/FA09IHAIDQU0FY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/9IHA/IDQU0FY7/FA09IHAIDQU0FY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/9IHA/IDQU0FY7/FA09IHAIDQU0FY7.SMALL.jpg Martineek This was my spring project...an environmentally friendly hollow wooden SUP board (12'6 x 27")...A learning-by-doing-project that includes plenty of stuff I've never done before! Notes I started to measure a Naish Javelin 12'6 and did some good looking notes to get some idea of the project. Desi...
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 06:44:20 PDT
Re-Entering a Kayak After Flipping http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-Entering-a-Kayak-After-Flipping/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 13:53:55 PDT
Waterwheel Rotisserie Pulled Pork - a sustainable, green energy way of rotisserie cooking http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterwheel-Rotisserie-Pulled-Pork-A-sustainable-gr/
Waterwheel Rotisserie Pulled Pork - a sustainable, green energy way of rotisserie cooking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/D0RH/IDFW7OCV/FAPD0RHIDFW7OCV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/D0RH/IDFW7OCV/FAPD0RHIDFW7OCV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/D0RH/IDFW7OCV/FAPD0RHIDFW7OCV.SMALL.jpg Corasaurus Rex River Side Rotisserie Pulled Pork !!! Just the sound of that can get the attention of just about anyone,I have had this idea for some time now and finally got the chance to try it out. As the world shifts to cleaner forms of energy use what could be a better way of rotisserie cooking then using the...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 08:29:27 PDT
10 beach hacks with 2L bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/10-beach-hacks-for-2L-bottles/
10 beach hacks with 2L bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/D0DE/IDBI10P8/F0JD0DEIDBI10P8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/D0DE/IDBI10P8/F0JD0DEIDBI10P8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/D0DE/IDBI10P8/F0JD0DEIDBI10P8.SMALL.jpg Justin Tyler Tate It’s great going to the beach but what you do there and how comfortable you are all depend on what you carry with you. These hacks will use 2L bottles, which you should already have with you if you are a prepared beach-goer, to make your beach experience more comfortable and more fun. If you're li...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 02:06:39 PDT
Kids PVC "Car Wash" Water Sprinkler Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-PVC-Car-Wash-Water-Sprinkler-Toy/
Kids PVC "Car Wash" Water Sprinkler Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/QMLF/ID99FRGS/FJ3QMLFID99FRGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/QMLF/ID99FRGS/FJ3QMLFID99FRGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/QMLF/ID99FRGS/FJ3QMLFID99FRGS.SMALL.jpg chysaw In case you missed the memo, it's summertime! Generally, my family loves to spend this time outside enjoying the weather. Of course, in Texas, that means enjoying the 100+ degree heat and trying to cool off while not leaving pieces of our feet on the concrete. My son and I decided our next project w...
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 19:07:37 PDT
Clogged water drain http://www.instructables.com/id/Clogged-water-drain/
Clogged water drain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/1VXU/ID4CQWQY/FEZ1VXUID4CQWQY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/1VXU/ID4CQWQY/FEZ1VXUID4CQWQY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/1VXU/ID4CQWQY/FEZ1VXUID4CQWQY.SMALL.jpg zlapukas My drains were really dirty so I decided to clean them. Tools Flat screw driver (I took my photo blurry)Scoop ( To scoop all of the dirt)Bucket ( To carry dirt ant pour water to wash the drain) Prying open the grill So i pried the grill and noticed lots of dirt. Cleaning I scooped all of th...
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 12:38:27 PDT
Build a Milk Jug Raft! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Milk-Jug-Raft/
Build a Milk Jug Raft! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/VDPR/ID0PUPW3/FEUVDPRID0PUPW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/VDPR/ID0PUPW3/FEUVDPRID0PUPW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/VDPR/ID0PUPW3/FEUVDPRID0PUPW3.SMALL.jpg PopsicleGhoul This Instructable will describe the construction of a heavy duty milk jug raft built out of recycled materials and capable of supporting over 700 lbs. The product is a fun craft for lakes, rivers, and swimming pools alike.I've actually entertained the idea of building a milk jug raft for a while, b...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 17:20:43 PDT
Ice and Water Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-and-Water-Experiment/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:51:34 PDT
How to make a DIY Mosquito Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-DIY-Mosquito-Trap/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 12:44:59 PDT
Easy Water Slide Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Water-Slide-Upgrade/
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 09:19:12 PDT
Fast and Easy, PVC Water Run!!! (for under $100) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-and-Easy-PVC-Water-Run-for-under-100/
Fast and Easy, PVC Water Run!!! (for under $100) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SMALL.jpg BKLaRue After constructing a "Fast and Easy PVC Kids Fort" for my 8 year old daughter, I was left feeling inspired. Being that the 4th of July was coming up (and because the heat/humidity in NC can be a bit oppressive in the summer), I decided to build something fun (and wet) for my kids to play with outsid...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 15:47:09 PDT
Pond Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Pond-Project/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 13:29:31 PDT
Backyard Dunk Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Dunk-Tank/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:58:55 PDT
Water Wise California - zero water use lawn replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Wise-California-zero-water-use-lawn-replacem/
Water Wise California - zero water use lawn replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/2TDT/IB4AM91K/FLN2TDTIB4AM91K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/2TDT/IB4AM91K/FLN2TDTIB4AM91K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/2TDT/IB4AM91K/FLN2TDTIB4AM91K.SMALL.jpg gxbell Lawns in California are a fading luxury; replacement is inevitable. Here are your options for considerable water reduction along with their cost and benefits: Artificial turf: pricey and the physical barrier kills natural biology leaving earth partially dead underneath; trees don't like it. Artif...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 09:50:24 PDT
Garden Rock Water Feature http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Rock-Water-Feature/
Garden Rock Water Feature - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/5FZW/IB2BKI0J/F3F5FZWIB2BKI0J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/5FZW/IB2BKI0J/F3F5FZWIB2BKI0J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/5FZW/IB2BKI0J/F3F5FZWIB2BKI0J.SMALL.jpg cossie2k I have long been an instructable reader, first time 'ible writer so with a new project, I figured my time had come!We bought our house late last year and a previous owner had added a large deck in the garden. Whilst this is great place for us to entertain, play with our daughter and generally unwind...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 11:27:18 PDT
Easy Bottle Cannon + Aerial View http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Bottle-Cannon-Aerial-View/
Easy Bottle Cannon + Aerial View - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/Q1OV/IB0MHVOG/FMKQ1OVIB0MHVOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/Q1OV/IB0MHVOG/FMKQ1OVIB0MHVOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/Q1OV/IB0MHVOG/FMKQ1OVIB0MHVOG.SMALL.jpg dmagryta124 Video Links to Parts Needed: Soda Bottle,Teflon Thread Seal Tape $0.87 USD8 inches of 1/2 inch PVC Pipe $1.32 USD1/2 inch PVC Coupling slip x female iron pipe thread connection(threaded on one end) - Only needed if you are using the Garden Hose Fitting 3/4" Female Hose x 1/2" Male Pipe Adapter in...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 09:10:42 PDT
Water filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-filter-1/
Water filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/AWST/IAPAWTUD/F1UAWSTIAPAWTUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/AWST/IAPAWTUD/F1UAWSTIAPAWTUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/AWST/IAPAWTUD/F1UAWSTIAPAWTUD.SMALL.jpg mtranHTH Building a water filter can seem unnecessary, or pointless nowadays. However, if there is ever such an emergency, it can come in very handy, especially in a rural area or even if you are watering your plants. The parts you will need in this particular water filter is 3/8 inch diameter copper tubing,...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:12:05 PDT
Water Outletsystem for tanks http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Outletsystem-for-tanks/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 03:45:35 PDT
How to Make a Dolphin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Dolphin/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 16:01:45 PDT
Waterbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterbox/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 10:39:56 PDT
Water Blob http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Blob/
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Sat, 30 May 2015 15:09:44 PDT
Most amazingly, spectacular, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious water slide(easy to make) http://www.instructables.com/id/Most-amazingly-spectacular-supercalifragilisticexp/
Most amazingly, spectacular, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious water slide(easy to make) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/79ZU/IACEADK7/F1U79ZUIACEADK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/79ZU/IACEADK7/F1U79ZUIACEADK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/79ZU/IACEADK7/F1U79ZUIACEADK7.SMALL.jpg gwisse2016 This is a tutorial to make the most amazingly, spectacular, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious water slide prepare for yourself for some thing on another scale of water fun. Get materials You will need a few things to make this absolutely amazingly spectacular water slide. You will need a clear...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 09:10:51 PDT
Super Duper Slip and Slide http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Duper-Slip-and-Slide/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 19:36:50 PDT
HOW TO MAKE A BLACK SAND WATER FILTER http://www.instructables.com/id/Cut-small-hole-at-bottom-of-cup-and-add-cheeseclot/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 12:57:08 PDT
Emergency Duct Tape Stash http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Duct-Tape-Stash/
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Tue, 12 May 2015 13:24:16 PDT
Laundry to Landscape Greywater System http://www.instructables.com/id/Laundry-to-Landscape-Greywater-System/
Laundry to Landscape Greywater System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/OTYF/I9CM29HJ/FEHOTYFI9CM29HJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/OTYF/I9CM29HJ/FEHOTYFI9CM29HJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/OTYF/I9CM29HJ/FEHOTYFI9CM29HJ.SMALL.jpg a03326495 This design and much of the information contained within are borrowed with permission from Art Ludwig's website: OasisDesign.net. The Laundry to Landscape greywater system was developed by Art Ludwig of Oasis Design and published unpatented into the public domain for all to use. If you want to spre...
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Wed, 6 May 2015 21:06:26 PDT
My Pool Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Pool-Cooler/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 08:05:16 PDT
simple water fountain http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-water-fountain/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 17:29:39 PDT
Backyard Pond and Waterfall: No Experience Necessary! http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Pond-and-Waterfall-No-Experience-Necessar/
Backyard Pond and Waterfall: No Experience Necessary! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/2VKO/I92LVSBY/FMT2VKOI92LVSBY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/2VKO/I92LVSBY/FMT2VKOI92LVSBY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/2VKO/I92LVSBY/FMT2VKOI92LVSBY.SMALL.jpg DragonTamer458 I have wanted a pond my entire life. When I was seven I begged my mom to let me build one. and kept begging for the next nine years. When I turned sixteen, she finally said yes. Five minutes later I was in the backyard with a shovel.It took a few months to complete, though I only worked on weekends,...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:03:49 PDT
How to Check if Your Home Has a Hidden Leak http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Check-if-Your-Home-Has-a-Hidden-Leak/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:05:49 PDT
Kids Mud Fun aka water interaction play table http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Mud-Fun-aka-water-interaction-play-table/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 03:14:53 PDT
Portable Bicycle Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bicycle-Water-Pump/
Portable Bicycle Water Pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/FFKO/I88LO03M/FCCFFKOI88LO03M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/FFKO/I88LO03M/FCCFFKOI88LO03M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/FFKO/I88LO03M/FCCFFKOI88LO03M.SMALL.jpg Treadmaps This is how to make a portable bicycle water pump out of a couple simple Off The Shelf items. You can even transport the pump and stand together while attached to the bike. There are no modifications to the bike. Just a little pounding and cutting to the pump. It can pull water from 10 feet down...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 22:37:02 PDT
DIY Water Tank For Camping (Gravity Fed) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Water-Tank-For-Camping-Gravity-Fed/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 09:55:35 PDT
DIY Skills: The Best Survival Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Skills-The-Best-Survival-Tool/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 17:02:14 PDT
Water Trick http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Trick/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:45:22 PDT
Get Cool Stickers For FREE! http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Cool-Stickers-For-FREE/
Get Cool Stickers For FREE! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LTF3/I7Q0VHFI/FMNLTF3I7Q0VHFI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LTF3/I7Q0VHFI/FMNLTF3I7Q0VHFI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LTF3/I7Q0VHFI/FMNLTF3I7Q0VHFI.SMALL.jpg idahoDHbiker I created this Instructable because I love getting stickers from different brands and have found a great way to help them advertize and get stickers mailed to me without sending a SASE (Self Addressed Stamped Envelope). All you normally need to do is send an email and ask politely for some stickers...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:34:48 PDT
Backpacker's Bottle Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpackers-Bottle-Cooler/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:57:49 PDT
Tl;dr -- Surviving The Apocalypse http://www.instructables.com/id/Tldr-Surviving-The-Apocalypse/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 08:29:23 PDT
Biosand Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Biosand-Filter/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:48:27 PST
gas powered kayak http://www.instructables.com/id/gas-powered-kayak/
gas powered kayak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/E4Y6/I63EZDQN/FRTE4Y6I63EZDQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/E4Y6/I63EZDQN/FRTE4Y6I63EZDQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/E4Y6/I63EZDQN/FRTE4Y6I63EZDQN.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz one day I had an idea to make a powered kayak i already had the motor and propeller so I bought a bran new kayak for $450 at gander mountain and started cutting holes in it, my dad freaked out and thought I was a dumb a#$....come to think of it I'm sure he said it out loud lol. the motor I used was ...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 14:36:43 PST
How to Find Shark Teeth http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Find-Shark-Teeth/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 09:31:53 PST
How to make a solar still http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-solar-still/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 07:25:23 PST
Underwater lights - insulated in old jam jars http://www.instructables.com/id/Underwater-lights-insulated-in-old-jam-jars/
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 10:50:50 PST
Fishing Rod Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Rod-Holder/
Fishing Rod Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/DLN4/I5DS82B5/FIXDLN4I5DS82B5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/DLN4/I5DS82B5/FIXDLN4I5DS82B5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/DLN4/I5DS82B5/FIXDLN4I5DS82B5.SMALL.jpg stevenarango Hello My Fellow Instructables here i have a very light FRH Fishing Rod Holderfor this u need Square Aluminium 1" X1" and Plastic Brackets see picture for details PVC 40 mm wide. cut to 10 Inches Screws,Brackets to hold the Aluminium. all this could be purchased at bunnigsthe Cross bea...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:58:41 PST
Paracord Nalgene water bottles case http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Nalgene-water-bottles-case/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 20:33:56 PST
Inexpensive stand up paddle board (SUP) http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-stand-up-paddle-board-SUP/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 08:42:22 PST
Mason Jar Watering http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Watering/
Mason Jar Watering - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/FEMB/I4E64TLI/FHHFEMBI4E64TLI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/FEMB/I4E64TLI/FHHFEMBI4E64TLI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/FEMB/I4E64TLI/FHHFEMBI4E64TLI.SMALL.jpg ryanmorrison This is a simple lid you can make from materials you might have lying around the house. This took me about ten minutes and didn't cost me anything. If you were to go purchase everything new, it might cost you around $10. Gather Materials I used an old cheap plastic watering container to take the ...
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 12:18:41 PST
Simple Solar Cooking Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Solar-Cooking-Jar/
Simple Solar Cooking Jar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/4V8K/I3THAT2F/FNS4V8KI3THAT2F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/4V8K/I3THAT2F/FNS4V8KI3THAT2F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/4V8K/I3THAT2F/FNS4V8KI3THAT2F.SMALL.jpg hegure_ryu This instructable will show how to use mason jars to pasteurize water or cook using only the sun and simple items from your pantry and kitchen. Needed Items You will need: Mason Jars or large glass jars; black paint masking tape shiny reflective material oven bag or larger glass enclosure optiona...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:39:13 PST
Water Rocket Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Rocket-Launcher-1/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 11:14:58 PST