Instructables: exploring - outside - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 26 May 2016 02:04:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 Portable Livewell (this is to keep your fish alive when you go fishing) http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Livewell/
Portable Livewell (this is to keep your fish alive when you go fishing) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/OO7A/FJ3N5V8U/F1JOO7AFJ3N5V8U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/OO7A/FJ3N5V8U/F1JOO7AFJ3N5V8U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/OO7A/FJ3N5V8U/F1JOO7AFJ3N5V8U.SMALL.jpg reddragon Some larger boats have them built in, it's to keep your catch alive till you get to the shore or home. This is a portable livewell is made from a cooler on wheels. If you don't have a livewell in your boat or if you want to take it in a different boat. Stuff you need... Get a big cooler on wheels...
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Sat, 26 Jul 2008 11:11:08 PDT
How to Dig up Crawfish! aka: Crawdads, Crayfish, Mudbugs, Crays, Freshwater Lobsters... http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Dig-up-Crawfish-aka-Crawdads-Crayfish-Mudbu/
How to Dig up Crawfish! aka: Crawdads, Crayfish, Mudbugs, Crays, Freshwater Lobsters... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0QCP/I5BS32L0/FSB0QCPI5BS32L0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0QCP/I5BS32L0/FSB0QCPI5BS32L0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0QCP/I5BS32L0/FSB0QCPI5BS32L0.SMALL.jpg HorseBackBob A step by step instructional guide on how to unconventionally catch crayfish. Locate a Crayfish Burrow Crayfish will make burrows (underground tunnels) at various times depending upon the season as well as the water availability of their pond/lake/creek/river. You will find these burrows by l...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 22:20:38 PST
BlockLam Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/BlockLam-Knife/
BlockLam Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/YGUZ/INKLQNLN/FD0YGUZINKLQNLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/YGUZ/INKLQNLN/FD0YGUZINKLQNLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/YGUZ/INKLQNLN/FD0YGUZINKLQNLN.SMALL.jpg Funky Diver I love a bit of wood. There's something pleasing and warm to it. I am, however, no master craftsman and having tried sculpting (read mascerating!) wood in the past to make a knife handle, I thought there must be an easier way!Whilst perusing a well known auction site, I came across a listing that i...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:54:51 PDT
Backyard Movie Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Movie-Screen/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 06:05:35 PDT
How to make a ball and rope dog toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-ball-and-rope-dog-toy/
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 15:07:33 PDT
Break Barrel Air Rifle Trigger Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Break-Barrel-Air-Rifle-Trigger-Fix/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 06:16:13 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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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 16:48:11 PDT
Paracord Ladder w/ Wooden Rungs http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Ladder-w-Wooden-Rungs/
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Tue, 13 Apr 2010 16:22:32 PDT
Make your bike sound like a motorcycle!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-bike-sound-like-a-motorcycle/
Make your bike sound like a motorcycle!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/8IGT/FITUPT2L/FNB8IGTFITUPT2L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/8IGT/FITUPT2L/FNB8IGTFITUPT2L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/8IGT/FITUPT2L/FNB8IGTFITUPT2L.SMALL.jpg beyondimagination Man up your possibly new way to save gas money or just try to be more noticed by cars or pedestrians, whatever it is you can did this to any bike with spokes and with stuff you see about everyday. WATCH THE VIDEO TO LISTEN TO THE BIKE!! Get your stuff! you will need: Scissors Playing card Mask...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2008 22:38:26 PDT
Three Essential Groups of Wild Edible Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Essential-Groups-of-Wild-Edible-Plants/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 22:36:01 PST
Fiber Optic pistol sight http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Optic-pistol-sight/
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 16:27:08 PST
Reclaimed Wood Micro Teardrop Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Micro-Teardrop-Trailer/
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Tue, 10 May 2016 20:10:37 PDT
Some Kiting Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Some-Kiting-Basics/
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Sat, 27 Jan 2007 12:14:13 PST
Water Balloon Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Balloon-Launcher/
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Mon, 15 Aug 2011 10:22:50 PDT
Patch a bike tire http://www.instructables.com/id/Patch-a-bike-tire/
Patch a bike tire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/W3Y3/FCA43HCM/FHQW3Y3FCA43HCM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/W3Y3/FCA43HCM/FHQW3Y3FCA43HCM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/W3Y3/FCA43HCM/FHQW3Y3FCA43HCM.SMALL.jpg infinitemonkies316 A simple explanation to find and patch a hole in your bike's inner tube. Inflate the inner tube After the inner tube has been removed from the bike, inflate the inner tube until it is no longer limp. Pressure inside the inner tube will help you locate the hole. Locate the hole Submerge the ...
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Thu, 7 Feb 2008 17:01:45 PST
All-Ages Backyard Play Structure http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Swing-Backyard-Playground/
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Sat, 7 May 2016 15:51:30 PDT
Easy Mosin Nagant Stock Refinishing http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Mosin-Nagant-Stock-Refinishing/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 11:50:04 PDT
How to Build a BMX http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-BMx/
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 08:54:47 PDT
My version of a YAK Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/My-version-of-a-YAK-Bike-Trailer/
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Tue, 31 May 2011 18:52:00 PDT
The Arduino Chicken Incubator http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Arduino-Chicken-Incubator/
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 23:56:25 PST
Flat-Pack Picnic Table From 1 Sheet of Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Pack-Picnic-Table-From-1-Sheet-of-Plywood/
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Mon, 9 May 2016 06:34:50 PDT
Go Rafting (on the cheap!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Go-Rafting-on-the-cheap/
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Wed, 22 Apr 2009 01:22:54 PDT
How To Paint Your Longboard/skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Paint-Your-Longboardskateboard/
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 12:33:01 PDT
How to build a wood paddle board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Wood-Paddle-Board/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 21:33:51 PDT
shoebox solar oven http://www.instructables.com/id/shoebox-solar-oven/
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Mon, 25 Jun 2012 06:21:08 PDT
DIY Truck Bed Camper! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Truck-Bed-Camper/
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Thu, 5 May 2016 07:47:34 PDT
Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Rack/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2005 16:19:24 PST
Disaster Preparedness: Communications bundle http://www.instructables.com/id/Disaster-Preparedness-Communications-Bundle/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 10:55:02 PST
Bamboo Hextubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Hextubes/
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 13:19:38 PDT
How to make a "Country Boy" style slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Country-Boy-style-slingshot/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2008 19:45:01 PDT
How to make your own diaphragm turkey call http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-diaphragm-turkey-call/
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Wed, 23 Sep 2009 13:30:27 PDT
How to assemble your Iron Gym. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-assemble-your-Iron-Gym/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2009 00:37:48 PST
DIY Kayak Trolling Motor (YAK Board) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kayak-Trolling-Motor-YAK-Board/
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Mon, 29 Mar 2010 07:54:08 PDT
How to install a kickstand on your bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-a-kickstand-on-your-bicycle/
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Sat, 24 May 2008 17:36:56 PDT
How To Make Char-Cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Char-Cloth-2/
How To Make Char-Cloth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/Y55L/IEB8558R/FRYY55LIEB8558R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/Y55L/IEB8558R/FRYY55LIEB8558R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/Y55L/IEB8558R/FRYY55LIEB8558R.SMALL.jpg Capsos Hi and welcome to another Instructable by me Capsos.I do hope you enjoy these and please make sure you check out my other Instructables on here, Also with that if you are into Bushcraft or would like to see a little more on what I teach then please check my Instagram page Capsos_Bushcraft Have a bri...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 08:26:23 PDT
High Volume Propane Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Volume-Propane-Torch/
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Sun, 7 Mar 2010 16:11:33 PST
Improved Soda Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-Soda-Can-Stove/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 03:22:51 PDT
24 foot, 3V Geodesic EMT Dome http://www.instructables.com/id/24-Foot-3V-Geodesic-EMT-Dome/
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:53:05 PDT
DIY Contactless magnetic induction bike dynamo http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-contactless-magnetic-bike-rim-dynamo/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 16:33:17 PST
Hipsterize Your Bike Key http://www.instructables.com/id/Hipsterize-Your-Bike-Key/
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 01:19:28 PDT
My Treehouse http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Treehouse-1/
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Sun, 5 Dec 2010 14:37:34 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
Weld Free Electric Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Weld-Free-Electric-Longboard/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 07:51:12 PDT
How to build a river raft frame http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-river-raft-frame/
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Tue, 24 Apr 2007 15:10:24 PDT
How to make a Swedish Fire Torch (AKA Canadian Candle) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Swedish-Torch-Canadian-Candle/
How to make a Swedish Fire Torch (AKA Canadian Candle) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/A8JZ/HFPTISQP/FUYA8JZHFPTISQP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/A8JZ/HFPTISQP/FUYA8JZHFPTISQP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/A8JZ/HFPTISQP/FUYA8JZHFPTISQP.SMALL.jpg mrrikjit It's known that during the Thirty Years War that took place in Europe 1618 - 1648 soldiers used these torches for heating, lighting and cooking. It's really great for cooking when you are camping and it's easy to ignite. Step 1: Get a Piece of Wood To start with, you need a piece of log. Any kind ...
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 12:00:24 PDT
Build This Potting Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-This-Potting-Shed/
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Wed, 9 Jan 2008 09:22:32 PST
Wrist and ankle weights http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrist-and-ankle-weights/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2008 20:58:44 PDT
Outdoor MakeKit v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-MakeKit-V20/
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 01:53:16 PST
Camper Van Collapsible Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Camper-Van-Collapsible-Bed/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 03:21:00 PDT
DIY Primitive Pottery Firing http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Primitive-Pottery-Firing/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 20:13:06 PDT