Instructables: exploring - outside - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 23 May 2015 02:08:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Disaster Preparedness (Ration Pack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Disaster-Preparedness-Ration-Pack/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 10:11:18 PDT
All-Terrain Bike Trailer and Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/All-Terrain-Bike-Trailer-and-Dolly/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 07:57:40 PDT
Disaster Preparedness (Gear Repair Kit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Disaster-Preparedness-Gear-Repair-Kit/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 08:16:50 PDT
Rooftop Bike Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Rooftop-Bike-Carrier/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 20:52:44 PDT
Disaster Preparedness Kit! http://www.instructables.com/id/Desaster-Preparedness-Kit/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 20:26:17 PDT
Backyard Duct Tape Kayak http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Duct-Tape-Kayak/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 15:32:57 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
How to build an Efficient Hobo Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Efficient-HoboSurvival-Stove/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 17:29:55 PDT
Rim Charcoal Grill http://www.instructables.com/id/Rim-Charcoal-Grill/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 21:33:35 PDT
Injured Bird: What To Do - Step by Step http://www.instructables.com/id/Injured-Bird-What-To-Do-Step-by-Step/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/FCQV/H1ENC5X9/FOIFCQVH1ENC5X9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/FCQV/H1ENC5X9/FOIFCQVH1ENC5X9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/FCQV/H1ENC5X9/FOIFCQVH1ENC5X9.SMALL.jpg HollyMann It's springtime & lots of baby birds are leaving their nests. But, some birds don't make it on their first flight...rather they end up on the ground, injured and helpless. If you find one of these injured birds, you need to know what to do - and take action fast. Background & Disclaimer: I am...
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Thu, 26 Apr 2012 09:50:34 PDT
Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Survial-Kit/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 06:39:12 PDT
How to build an Amazing Hobo Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-an-Amazing-Hobo-Stove/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 18:27:39 PDT
Build a Mussel Float Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Mussel-Float-Boat/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 06:57:47 PDT
Recycle egg cartons into fire starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-egg-cartons-into-fire-starter/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 02:10:44 PDT
Laundry to Landscape Greywater System http://www.instructables.com/id/Laundry-to-Landscape-Greywater-System/
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Wed, 6 May 2015 21:06:26 PDT
Doggy Bike Wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/Doggy-Bike-Wagon/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 20:55:29 PDT
How to Make a Wasp Trap from an Old Plastic Jug. http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-an-Old-Plastic-Jug--How-to-Make-a-Hornet-Tra/
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Sat, 31 May 2008 20:52:09 PDT
How To Make A Go-Kart http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Go-Kart-1/
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Tue, 5 May 2015 19:21:49 PDT
Homemade Cart bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Cart-bike/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 19:34:31 PDT
Restore your seemingly totalled bicycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-your-seemingly-totalled-bicycle/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 20:58:32 PDT
No TV unless you exercise! http://www.instructables.com/id/No-TV-unless-you-exercise/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 19:35:04 PDT
Sparking Bike Light/Bug Zapper http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparking-Bike-LightBug-Zapper/
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 07:59:24 PDT
CLAMSHELL SUNSHADE http://www.instructables.com/id/CLAMSHELL-SUNSHADE/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 14:39:35 PDT
Mobile Bicycle Powered Air Compressor http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Bicycle-Powered-Air-Compressor/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 10:23:13 PDT
Bicycle Cell Phone Charger (Wind Turbine with build in Battery) http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Bicycle-Cell-Phone-Charger-Wind-Turbine-with-bui/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 10:44:01 PDT
Awesome Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Bike-Trailer/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 17:39:41 PDT
Bike Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Boombox/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 10:04:47 PDT
Foldable bike (for free on the train!) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-foldable-bike/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 02:57:04 PDT
Ten Dollar Tenkara http://www.instructables.com/id/Ten-Dollar-Tenkara/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 18:54:47 PDT
Manual Chainsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Manual-Chainsaw/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:11:06 PDT
Spiral knot tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Spiral-knot-tutorial/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2012 06:16:07 PST
bicycle wood fender http://www.instructables.com/id/bicycle-wood-fender/
bicycle wood fender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/2K7J/I92LXHBJ/FF72K7JI92LXHBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/2K7J/I92LXHBJ/FF72K7JI92LXHBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/2K7J/I92LXHBJ/FF72K7JI92LXHBJ.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Let me say that fenders on a bike are not always stylish accessories, especially if plastic parts (except if it's reuse). Nevertheless when it's raining they become essential, so that leaves us with a question, install fenders or not?For my all-day city-bike I decided to make my own stylish fenders ...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 02:07:12 PDT
cargo-racebike http://www.instructables.com/id/cargo-racebike/
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 14:50:59 PDT
Storage for assembled RV sewer hose http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-for-assembled-RV-sewer-hose/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2012 14:53:26 PST
Versatile "carry-a-bike" cargo bike trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-carry-a-bike-cargo-bike-trailer/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 05:57:01 PDT
HPV-QUADRICYCLE FOR TWO http://www.instructables.com/id/HPV-QUADRICYCLE-FOR-TWO/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 11:52:22 PDT
Upcycle A Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-A-Bicycle/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:45:59 PDT
Bike (key) chain http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-key-chain/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:58:00 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
Longboard out of bamboo flooring planks http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard-out-of-bamboo-flooring-planks/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 20:05:10 PDT
Off-Grid Washing Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-Grid-Washing-Machine/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:57:38 PDT
Simple Singlespeed Conversion [SSC] http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Singlespeed-Conversion-SSC/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:43:40 PDT
Repaint your Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Repaint-your-Bicycle/
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 09:53:49 PDT
Acid/Brass/Stone Washing A Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/AcidBrassStone-Washing-A-Knife/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:16:35 PDT
DRILL POWERED MINI BIKE http://www.instructables.com/id/DRILL-POWERED-MINI-BIKE/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:46:01 PDT
Make a Skateboard from a Snowboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Skateboard-from-a-Snowboard/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:29:11 PDT
Vintage Style Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Style-Bike-Trailer/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:18:08 PDT
5 Dollar LED Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Dollar-LED-Lantern/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:03:26 PDT
Sociable Tandem Cargo Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Sociable-Tandem-Cargo-Trike/
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 11:30:13 PDT
Let's make lamp oil together http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-make-lamp-oil-together/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:18:15 PDT