Instructables: exploring - outside - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 3 Aug 2015 03:36:02 PDT BLOX v1.01 Geodome Tent Kit < £50 http://www.instructables.com/id/Geodome-Tent-Kit-50/
Geodome Tent Kit < £50 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/3S4X/ICP0VH0V/FG53S4XICP0VH0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/3S4X/ICP0VH0V/FG53S4XICP0VH0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/3S4X/ICP0VH0V/FG53S4XICP0VH0V.SMALL.jpg fisho1 This instructable is going to take you through my process of design and development and give you all the information you need so you can build a 4m diameter geodome kit for under £50. I am also going to go in to some key decision points and ideas for keeping the cost down and making this accessible ...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:49:34 PDT
Building a Longboard -the complete process http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Longboard-the-complete-process/
Building a Longboard -the complete process - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/LEBC/ICQSW23T/FGXLEBCICQSW23T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/LEBC/ICQSW23T/FGXLEBCICQSW23T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/LEBC/ICQSW23T/FGXLEBCICQSW23T.SMALL.jpg Jackofalltrades_ This project started as a fun idea and some concept art, and turned into a really great summer project with an awesome, useful final product. I spent a great deal of this summer working with my chemistry teacher (known as Doc), who is an excellent woodworker and has his own shop; we worked on this b...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:20:19 PDT
Ultimate Travel Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Travel-Hacks/
Ultimate Travel Hacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/3L1P/ICP0VL3A/FWZ3L1PICP0VL3A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/3L1P/ICP0VL3A/FWZ3L1PICP0VL3A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/3L1P/ICP0VL3A/FWZ3L1PICP0VL3A.SMALL.jpg MarkYu Looking forward to traveling soon? Use these ingenious hacks to make the trip less hectic and frustrating. Keep Collars Crisp Keep your collars on your dress shirts or polos nice, neat, and crisp. Use a rolled up belt and insert it into the collar area of your shirt. Not only does this keep colla...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:43:28 PDT
WeDangle: A seat within your clothes http://www.instructables.com/id/WeDangle-A-seat-within-your-clothes/
WeDangle: A seat within your clothes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/1ODE/ICRXN6QG/FB91ODEICRXN6QG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/1ODE/ICRXN6QG/FB91ODEICRXN6QG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/1ODE/ICRXN6QG/FB91ODEICRXN6QG.SMALL.jpg IamWe This diy project investigates the multi-functionality of clothes. In this case a built-in hanging chair. This is a proof of concept rather than a fashion design project. The WeDangle can change the way we sit drastically; it is a customized comfy seat that we carry always with us. You can use it as ...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 11:59:38 PDT
Gravity-powered Go-kart http://www.instructables.com/id/Gravity-powered-Go-kart/
Gravity-powered Go-kart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/3I1Z/ICMHJ8CR/FA93I1ZICMHJ8CR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/3I1Z/ICMHJ8CR/FA93I1ZICMHJ8CR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/3I1Z/ICMHJ8CR/FA93I1ZICMHJ8CR.SMALL.jpg nickivan This Instructable has this introduction and two more sections:0. The Why-blurb (see below)1. The How-blurb2. The PicturesI was motivated to build this gravity powered go-kart by the recent proliference of mini quad bikes and motorbikes in my immediate vicinity. Being interested in anything technical...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:59:29 PDT
Repainting An Old Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Repainting-An-Old-Bicycle/
Repainting An Old Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/8YPM/FGWMNC3I/FYA8YPMFGWMNC3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/8YPM/FGWMNC3I/FYA8YPMFGWMNC3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/8YPM/FGWMNC3I/FYA8YPMFGWMNC3I.SMALL.jpg Dr.Paj Do you have an old, worn out looking bike? Do you want it to look as fast as you can go on it? Here's how to do it. The story behind the bike that I am holding in front of the camera is as follows My father destroyed his bike frame when he was younger and asked to "borrow" one of his friends bike f...
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Sat, 31 May 2008 19:25:36 PDT
How to climb a tree (using only rope!) the fun/simple way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-climb-a-tree-using-only-rope-the-funsim/
How to climb a tree (using only rope!) the fun/simple way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/FLUW/FV40B2L2/FATFLUWFV40B2L2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/FLUW/FV40B2L2/FATFLUWFV40B2L2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/FLUW/FV40B2L2/FATFLUWFV40B2L2.SMALL.jpg louieaw In this instructable, I will be showing how to climb a tree using only rope, a carabiner, muscle strenght, and time. I am not an experienced or trained climber. Don't tell me that I'm not either. I'm only showing you how to climb how I like to climb. It is the easiest, most relaxing, simplest way. ...
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Mon, 25 May 2009 18:46:27 PDT
How to Wash a Sleeping Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wash-a-Sleeping-Bag/
How to Wash a Sleeping Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/1QGL/ICG2BZ3A/FER1QGLICG2BZ3A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/1QGL/ICG2BZ3A/FER1QGLICG2BZ3A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/1QGL/ICG2BZ3A/FER1QGLICG2BZ3A.SMALL.jpg Boddeeen Growing up in a camping family and joining scouting gave me a love of camping from an early age. Ask anybody who tent camps that one of your most valuable pieces of equipment is your sleeping bag. A well maintained sleeping bag can mean the difference between a comfortable good nights sleep after ou...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 13:27:40 PDT
CNC Teardrop Trailer - Making the Side Walls http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Teardrop-Trailer-Making-the-Side-Walls/
CNC Teardrop Trailer - Making the Side Walls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/WSGR/IC6HS7ZZ/F6WWSGRIC6HS7ZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/WSGR/IC6HS7ZZ/F6WWSGRIC6HS7ZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/WSGR/IC6HS7ZZ/F6WWSGRIC6HS7ZZ.SMALL.jpg steve.sorochan I decided to build a Teardrop Trailer and determined I wanted one that had a kingsize bed (I am 6'6) as well as a bunk for the kids to sleep in. So after doing some (a lot) research on the net I decided to go ahead with the project and purchased a utility trailer as a base which was 10 x 6.5'. After...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 15:00:46 PDT
How to make a paracord wrist lanyard using the cobra weave http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-paracord-wrist-lanyard-using-the-cob/
How to make a paracord wrist lanyard using the cobra weave - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/9M6O/H4AGDAA5/FP49M6OH4AGDAA5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/9M6O/H4AGDAA5/FP49M6OH4AGDAA5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/9M6O/H4AGDAA5/FP49M6OH4AGDAA5.SMALL.jpg BLUEBLOBS2 This tutorial will show you how to make a wrist lanyard using paracord and the cobra weave. This can be used to secure a key chain, knife, mutitool, camera, or cell phone, etc. I give all credit to Stormdrane  for the cobra weave. He was the first person to make an instructables using the cobra. G...
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Mon, 9 Jul 2012 10:51:15 PDT
Build a Greenland Kayak http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Greenland-Kayak/
Build a Greenland Kayak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/4ZW7/FA190Q9K/FI94ZW7FA190Q9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/4ZW7/FA190Q9K/FI94ZW7FA190Q9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/4ZW7/FA190Q9K/FI94ZW7FA190Q9K.SMALL.jpg nativewater This instructible will teach you how to build a 17 foot long Greenland kayak that will weigh between 30 and 40 pounds and cost less than $300 in materials. Compare that with the 45 to 60 pound weight and $1000 to $3000 of a commercial plastic kayak.The Greenland kayak is one of dozens of different ...
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Tue, 18 Dec 2007 13:26:36 PST
Water Filter : Tuna Can Cartridge System http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Filter-Tuna-Can-Cartridge-System/
Water Filter : Tuna Can Cartridge System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/1G3Z/ICID5WK7/FXB1G3ZICID5WK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/1G3Z/ICID5WK7/FXB1G3ZICID5WK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/1G3Z/ICID5WK7/FXB1G3ZICID5WK7.SMALL.jpg SurvivalCentral We have seen home made water filters made from recycled water and pop bottles and I have made my share of those and demonstrated to hundreds of school kids. These are great for emergencies if you need clean water. The only thing with them is that they can be quite clumsy and awkward to make. So I ca...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 20:52:31 PDT
Build Your Own Earth Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Earth-Oven/
Build Your Own Earth Oven - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/X7SF/ICN7FP92/FVMX7SFICN7FP92.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/X7SF/ICN7FP92/FVMX7SFICN7FP92.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/X7SF/ICN7FP92/FVMX7SFICN7FP92.SMALL.jpg ekeene1 Who doesn't love delicious wood-fired oven pizza? NO ONE. I had a dream of back yard pizza party fun times and began to do some research to make that dream a reality. First, I looked at the materials cost for a brick oven (spoiler alert: they are prohibitively expensive to build). I felt defeated. T...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 07:25:17 PDT
Sawfish, foam kayak, build a functional light weight boat from stuff found only in the hardware store http://www.instructables.com/id/Sawfish-foam-kayak-build-a-funtional-light-wieght-/
Sawfish, foam kayak, build a functional light weight boat from stuff found only in the hardware store - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/X230/ICLS0J8X/F1OX230ICLS0J8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/X230/ICLS0J8X/F1OX230ICLS0J8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/X230/ICLS0J8X/F1OX230ICLS0J8X.SMALL.jpg rowerwet Kayaking has become a popular activity here in the US and around the world. I am on a FB page dedicated to kayaking (church of the double bladed paddle) and love to see the pictures of people on the water, especially during our cold FROZEN New England winters.I am someone who loves to build, boats b...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:29:44 PDT
Transom Replacement with a plywood core http://www.instructables.com/id/Transom-Replacement-with-a-plywood-core/
Transom Replacement with a plywood core - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/PJQV/H12SVF7V/FDSPJQVH12SVF7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/PJQV/H12SVF7V/FDSPJQVH12SVF7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/PJQV/H12SVF7V/FDSPJQVH12SVF7V.SMALL.jpg E-boat This tutorial will focus specifically on the most common type of transom job; how to replace/rebuild a plywood cored transom. We will show step by step the entire process using materials and techniques proven over many successful rebuilds. Following this guide will result in a rebuilt transom that i...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 08:21:39 PDT
Making A Ferrocerium Rod Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeing-A-Ferrocerium-Rod-Handle/
Making A Ferrocerium Rod Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/6AG6/ICHHNOSS/FQK6AG6ICHHNOSS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/6AG6/ICHHNOSS/FQK6AG6ICHHNOSS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/6AG6/ICHHNOSS/FQK6AG6ICHHNOSS.SMALL.jpg Capsos When out in the woods and you was to light a fire a Ferrocerium Rods are brilliant things, They are light weight work even if wet. All you do is with a little pressure is to drag a peace of Carbon steel down the Ferrocerium Rod and you get sparks off at the temperature of 3,000 °FThey can be expensi...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 02:56:12 PDT
Preparing for working & travelling overseas in possibly dangerous places http://www.instructables.com/id/Preparing-for-working-travelling-overseas-in-possi/
Preparing for working & travelling overseas in possibly dangerous places - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/OD2P/ICGWALXC/FICOD2PICGWALXC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/OD2P/ICGWALXC/FICOD2PICGWALXC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/OD2P/ICGWALXC/FICOD2PICGWALXC.SMALL.jpg EcoExpatMike I've worked and traveled overseas on a number of occasions, and I've never found a truely satisfactory checklist to follow. I've spent YEARS in places as diverse as post hurricane Puerto Rico, Afghanistan (both on military bases and on the economy), Iraq (on the economy; NEVER DO THIS, NEVER!), K...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 02:09:51 PDT
How to repair tent pole elastic cord (Re-thread) - The Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-tent-pole-elastic-cord-Re-thread-/
How to repair tent pole elastic cord (Re-thread) - The Easy Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/EDR5/H3XN8HXM/F1FEDR5H3XN8HXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/EDR5/H3XN8HXM/F1FEDR5H3XN8HXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/EDR5/H3XN8HXM/F1FEDR5H3XN8HXM.SMALL.jpg chaoticandrandom This is my first instructable on how to repair your tent pole elastic cord without getting annoyed or frustrated. All tent poles are bound to fail at some time due to wearing of the elastic bungee cord around the end of the tent pole aperture. So before you even think of throwing the tent away loo...
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 03:33:47 PDT
Ladder Golf - PVC Camping Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Ladder-Golf---PVC--Camping-Game/
Ladder Golf - PVC Camping Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/CWSK/F6B7T11S/FHFCWSKF6B7T11S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/CWSK/F6B7T11S/FHFCWSKF6B7T11S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/CWSK/F6B7T11S/FHFCWSKF6B7T11S.SMALL.jpg simplifiedbuilding If you visit camp grounds you have probably seen a game called ladder golf. It's got three rungs and contestants throw their bolos trying to wrap them around the lowest rung. Being a distributor of PVC fittings, I immediately thought of how I might be able to build one of them with PVC pipe and fit...
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Sat, 15 Sep 2007 18:12:46 PDT
Crabbing Basics for Puget Sound http://www.instructables.com/id/Crabbing-Basics-for-Puget-Sound/
Crabbing Basics for Puget Sound - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/HHT2/ICD7E9T7/FW4HHT2ICD7E9T7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/HHT2/ICD7E9T7/FW4HHT2ICD7E9T7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/HHT2/ICD7E9T7/FW4HHT2ICD7E9T7.SMALL.jpg Two Paddles Design Did you know that Dungeness Crabs are named after the port of Dungeness, Washington where they were first commercially fished? Big, meaty and delicious these crabs are plentiful in the Puget Sound region and we will give you the knowledge you need to catch, clean and cook these as well as their un...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 08:45:16 PDT
Remove ticks from human skin with a thread http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-ticks-from-human-skin-with-a-thread/
Remove ticks from human skin with a thread - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/A688/IC6IK5FN/FBVA688IC6IK5FN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/A688/IC6IK5FN/FBVA688IC6IK5FN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/A688/IC6IK5FN/FBVA688IC6IK5FN.SMALL.jpg vitallyz Always bring a piece of thread when going outdoor adventures because that is what you need to pull out a tick without any pain and little chance to get infected. Watch the video for the instructions!
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 16:38:32 PDT
How to purify your water http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-purify-your-water/
How to purify your water - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/VG7N/GSR9IBK2/F2KVG7NGSR9IBK2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/VG7N/GSR9IBK2/F2KVG7NGSR9IBK2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/VG7N/GSR9IBK2/F2KVG7NGSR9IBK2.SMALL.jpg elkliko When you find yourself an a survival situation, you do not always have access to chemicals or a filter to purify the water so you can drink it. You could just boil the water but this would n't get sand and other particles out of the water and the chemicals will also remain in the water after cookin...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2011 02:49:34 PDT
Friction Fire Making http://www.instructables.com/id/Friction-Fire-Making/
Friction Fire Making - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/N0DA/IC7HNMVZ/FDEN0DAIC7HNMVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/N0DA/IC7HNMVZ/FDEN0DAIC7HNMVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/N0DA/IC7HNMVZ/FDEN0DAIC7HNMVZ.SMALL.jpg DentDeChat Just imagine a world without the luxury of fire at your finger tips, a world where you couldn't just strike a match, or flick on your lighter, just imagine if you had to start your fire by rubbing sticks together! Well that world existed just about a million years ago, and those sticks that where be...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 06:10:07 PDT
How to make bubble rings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-bubble-rings/
How to make bubble rings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/M00W/ICBS27AR/FBVM00WICBS27AR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/M00W/ICBS27AR/FBVM00WICBS27AR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/M00W/ICBS27AR/FBVM00WICBS27AR.SMALL.jpg CarlTheDabbler Bubble rings are great fun with kids. There is a bit of a wow factor and they enjoy swimming through them. If they are good enough swimmers they like learning to make them. This is simple fun in the pool without having to go buy anything new at the store.With a little practice you can make them a...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 16:48:03 PDT
80cc BICYCLE motorized ENGINE KIT http://www.instructables.com/id/80cc-BICYCLE-motorized-ENGINE-KIT/
80cc BICYCLE motorized ENGINE KIT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/QV5W/H9G12JR0/FSKQV5WH9G12JR0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/QV5W/H9G12JR0/FSKQV5WH9G12JR0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/QV5W/H9G12JR0/FSKQV5WH9G12JR0.SMALL.jpg jrast362 This kit will allow you to turn your bicycle into a gasoline powered motorbike! 1 Gallon of fuel runs 150 miles!! The engine is designed to be pedal/chain started so you can start or stop the engine while riding! Speeds up to 40mph. To install this kit you will need some basic skills using tools and...
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Sun, 18 Nov 2012 05:56:05 PST
How to make sturdy umbrella stands for under $15 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-sturdy-umbrella-stands-for-under-15/
How to make sturdy umbrella stands for under $15 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/KS5I/GATU1PQG/F7XKS5IGATU1PQG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/KS5I/GATU1PQG/F7XKS5IGATU1PQG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/KS5I/GATU1PQG/F7XKS5IGATU1PQG.SMALL.jpg digeratimvp In this tutorial I will show you how to make sturdy umbrella stands for under $15. We recently added a pool and deck to our home and added some tables with chairs along with umbrellas to the mix. My concern was the wind, and also what if I wanted to move an umbrella to provide a little shade when ...
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Mon, 28 Jun 2010 08:44:46 PDT
Making new marine vinyl boat seats http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-new-marine-vinyl-boat-seats/
Making new marine vinyl boat seats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/P8TJ/GP7IFLMF/F7BP8TJGP7IFLMF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/P8TJ/GP7IFLMF/F7BP8TJGP7IFLMF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/P8TJ/GP7IFLMF/F7BP8TJGP7IFLMF.SMALL.jpg jskingry Alright, Finally got a little time to do some work so I made new seats and motor box for the back of the boat.  The plywood for the original motor box and seats was rotten to the the core so everything had to be rebuilt including new plywood, cushions, and vinyl.  This is how I did it, take note, t...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2011 21:49:54 PDT
Clean and Grease your Skateboard Bearings http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-and-Grease-your-Skateboard-Bearings/
Clean and Grease your Skateboard Bearings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/YR06/FC2BTNT3/FY9YR06FC2BTNT3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/YR06/FC2BTNT3/FY9YR06FC2BTNT3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/YR06/FC2BTNT3/FY9YR06FC2BTNT3.SMALL.jpg The Real Elliot It's winter out there. The streets are covered with water, salt, and funky road grit. But you really want to skate. What can you do? Answer: go skate anyway, then clean your bearings so they'll live to skate another day. This is a straightforward demo of how to disassemble, clean, grease, and r...
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Sat, 2 Feb 2008 23:19:23 PST
Make a Survival Atlatl and Dart With Only Found Materials and Stone Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Survival-Atlatl-and-Dart-With-Only-Found-Ma/
Make a Survival Atlatl and Dart With Only Found Materials and Stone Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/E1X3/IC8X36BW/FI3E1X3IC8X36BW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/E1X3/IC8X36BW/FI3E1X3IC8X36BW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/E1X3/IC8X36BW/FI3E1X3IC8X36BW.SMALL.jpg Backyard Bowyer Hey everyone! Thanks for coming along with me today as we build a survival atlatl and dart from natural found materials.Over the last couple years I've been getting into flintknapping and primitive living skills and one of the coolest parts for me is being able to go out into nature and see what I c...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 12:51:35 PDT
How to fish http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fish-2/
How to fish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/Z0MS/FM7WGEJB/FTEZ0MSFM7WGEJB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/Z0MS/FM7WGEJB/FTEZ0MSFM7WGEJB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/Z0MS/FM7WGEJB/FTEZ0MSFM7WGEJB.SMALL.jpg craigl This instructable demonstrates how to fish in fresh water such as ponds, streams, and lakes, using a minimum of inexpensive equipment. It is designed for non-fishing parents that wish to give their kids a fun and educational experience or for those that simply want to give it a try without investin...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2008 16:42:47 PDT
Paint a bike frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-a-bike-frame/
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Fri, 26 Oct 2012 10:00:45 PDT
Ultra-Durable Foam Archery Target http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Durable-Foam-Archery-Target/
Ultra-Durable Foam Archery Target - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/99IS/IC6I42TH/F5B99ISIC6I42TH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/99IS/IC6I42TH/F5B99ISIC6I42TH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/99IS/IC6I42TH/F5B99ISIC6I42TH.SMALL.jpg tjlavelle Hi, in this instructable I will be showing you how to make a large, extremely durable archery target which can be reshuffled multiple times once the center gets shot out (which, as you can see, would otherwise be a huge problem for me, being a good shot, it happens rather too quickly on store bought...
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 16:06:29 PDT
How To Make A Bushcraft Hobo Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Hobo-Oven/
How To Make A Bushcraft Hobo Oven - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/PLNG/IC5C9UUK/F37PLNGIC5C9UUK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/PLNG/IC5C9UUK/F37PLNGIC5C9UUK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/PLNG/IC5C9UUK/F37PLNGIC5C9UUK.SMALL.jpg Capsos Hello and thankyou for checking out my Instructables Profile.Hobo Ovens are a great design and easy to use and even easier to make.One of my other post on here shows you how to make Bannock bread in a Hobo Oven.http://www.instructables.com/id/Bushcraft-Bannock-...This is the How To Guide on doing so...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 01:56:59 PDT
How to strip yer bicycle for a raw finish. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-strip-yer-bicycle-for-a-raw-finish/
How to strip yer bicycle for a raw finish. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/EFEP/GUYMFW7T/FYNEFEPGUYMFW7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/EFEP/GUYMFW7T/FYNEFEPGUYMFW7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/EFEP/GUYMFW7T/FYNEFEPGUYMFW7T.SMALL.jpg Jackalope Of Death The first thing yer going to need to do is have a bike that you want to try this project with.  Make sure a raw finish is what your after, because it's a lot easier to remove paint than it is to apply it! I started with a Columbus Steel Cinelli Gazzetta track frame.  It had a pink over white paint ...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2011 00:03:05 PST
Custom Wooden Composite Fishing Rod Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wooden-Composite-Fishing-Rod-Handle/
Custom Wooden Composite Fishing Rod Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/ICZB/IC37G4PS/FJ8ICZBIC37G4PS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/ICZB/IC37G4PS/FJ8ICZBIC37G4PS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/ICZB/IC37G4PS/FJ8ICZBIC37G4PS.SMALL.jpg antagonizer There's nothing so valuable as a piece of personal memorabilia, with all of the history that goes with it, and nothing as sad as when it reaches its end of life, or no longer has a practical use. So when a family member asked me to refurbish his favorite fishing rod, I knew I had such an item. For a...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 19:21:39 PDT
Sleeping Bag to Quilt Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleeping-Bag-to-Quilt-Conversion/
Sleeping Bag to Quilt Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/IK07/IC0CECEE/FGBIK07IC0CECEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/IK07/IC0CECEE/FGBIK07IC0CECEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/IK07/IC0CECEE/FGBIK07IC0CECEE.SMALL.jpg dtextor Well, the topic of down sleeping quilts is a bit polarizing. If you want to indulge yourself, there are tons of forum threads discussing it in all detail. In the end it's down to a question of preference. However, I will very briefly explain what it is.Basically a down quilt is a sleeping bag that i...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 13:50:54 PDT
Hidden Beer Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Beer-Cooler/
Hidden Beer Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/WF0T/IC4MRG13/FI2WF0TIC4MRG13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/WF0T/IC4MRG13/FI2WF0TIC4MRG13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/WF0T/IC4MRG13/FI2WF0TIC4MRG13.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell As a lover of outdoor activities AND beer, this simple idea has advanced my simultaneous enjoyment of these two things immeasurably. The Hidden Beer Coolers cost less than $4 each and could save you many more dollars in potential (unenlightened) fines for drinking in public. To be clear, I'm a respo...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 12:13:39 PDT
Radio Go Box (Ham, MURS, GMRS and FRS) http://www.instructables.com/id/Radio-Go-Box-Ham-MURS-GMRS-and-FRS/
Radio Go Box (Ham, MURS, GMRS and FRS) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/OSIQ/IC2A73LL/FFKOSIQIC2A73LL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/OSIQ/IC2A73LL/FFKOSIQIC2A73LL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/OSIQ/IC2A73LL/FFKOSIQIC2A73LL.SMALL.jpg CYNICALifornia Communication is the backbone of our society. However, convenience has made many folks unable to function where in places where there is no cell phone reception. Today we'll be tackling that problem by building a radio go box that:• Houses 3 radios and accessories• Provides protection from sun, dirt...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 00:16:13 PDT
Paracord Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Hammock-3/
Paracord Hammock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/8UGG/IC4MV1KY/FJ08UGGIC4MV1KY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/8UGG/IC4MV1KY/FJ08UGGIC4MV1KY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/8UGG/IC4MV1KY/FJ08UGGIC4MV1KY.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins I love SCUBA diving! So much that in February of 2014 I spent a month on the island of Roatan, Honduras getting my Divemaster Certification. While there, I spent my days studying, diving, and relaxing in my hammock. Of course after I left, I missed diving everyday the most. However, after the diving...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 12:45:13 PDT
40 Pound Mini PVC Crossbow http://www.instructables.com/id/40-Pound-Mini-PVC-Crossbow/
40 Pound Mini PVC Crossbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/TVZY/IBYX8DWI/FBSTVZYIBYX8DWI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/TVZY/IBYX8DWI/FBSTVZYIBYX8DWI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/TVZY/IBYX8DWI/FBSTVZYIBYX8DWI.SMALL.jpg Backyard Bowyer Hey everybody! Here's a really simple and fun mini crossbow I built a few years back. It draws 40 pounds at 6 inches and is great for shooting at cardboard boxes or aluminum cans. It's surprising how accurate you can get even without sights. This crossbow does take a little woodworking skill, but ev...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 05:38:40 PDT
PalletPAD http://www.instructables.com/id/PalletPAD/
PalletPAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/U9LH/IC0CK8MC/FRAU9LHIC0CK8MC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/U9LH/IC0CK8MC/FRAU9LHIC0CK8MC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/U9LH/IC0CK8MC/FRAU9LHIC0CK8MC.SMALL.jpg PalletPad PalletPAD is a third year Architecture Design Build Studio from Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania. Our goal was to design a temporary shelter for a large disaster preparation strategy. The shelter should be able to house a series of actions that would be done in someone's everyday routine....
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:24:13 PDT
Camping Chuck Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Chuck-Box/
Camping Chuck Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/14G9/IC2A3HU7/F0214G9IC2A3HU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/14G9/IC2A3HU7/F0214G9IC2A3HU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/14G9/IC2A3HU7/F0214G9IC2A3HU7.SMALL.jpg Pilgrim55 I wanted a Chuck Box, and I looked up designs online, and I found a bunch of really cool ideas. So I designed all the best parts of what I needed, which was lots of counter space. I liked the idea to have a top that opened for extra room and cabinets that swing out to hold those flaps up. But I s...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 19:36:30 PDT
Single Piece PVC Recurve Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/SIngle-Piece-PVC-Recurve-Bow/
Single Piece PVC Recurve Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/8TAE/IC2A2C96/FLU8TAEIC2A2C96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/8TAE/IC2A2C96/FLU8TAEIC2A2C96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/8TAE/IC2A2C96/FLU8TAEIC2A2C96.SMALL.jpg handful of dust Do you want to learn archery but are too cheap to buy a bow? Do you seek historical authenticity in your weaponry but are unable to find anyone that sells what you want? Do you wish to be like Legolas from the Lord of the Rings, slaying orcs with well placed shots from your trusty bow? Do you want a...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 15:23:23 PDT
How To Ride A Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Ride-A-Skateboard/
How To Ride A Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/BOUZ/HYTNYCD2/FFABOUZHYTNYCD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/BOUZ/HYTNYCD2/FFABOUZHYTNYCD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/BOUZ/HYTNYCD2/FFABOUZHYTNYCD2.SMALL.jpg Zergzerg11 Two years ago my friend brought a skateboard to May daycare and he started riding it then the next day my other friend brought his so then I brought my brothers which was never used and they thought me.It took a long time for me to learn how to get on the board but practicing paid off because I was ...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:00:57 PDT
How to make a DIY Mosquito Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-DIY-Mosquito-Trap/
How to make a DIY Mosquito Trap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RKYX/IBYX170G/F9MRKYXIBYX170G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RKYX/IBYX170G/F9MRKYXIBYX170G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RKYX/IBYX170G/F9MRKYXIBYX170G.SMALL.jpg ShiftyTips I hate mosquitos they are buzzing and biting. We have to fight but the weapons are limited...You can use chemicals, candles, insecticides, nets etc. They effectiveness are not enought in every situation but here is another solution to stand well in the fight against these bastards :)If you want to l...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 12:44:59 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 $100) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SMALL.jpg BKLaRue After constructing a "Fast and Easy PVC Kids Fort" for my 8 year old daughter, I was left feeling inspired. Being that the 4th of July was coming up (and because the heat/humidity in NC can be a bit oppressive in the summer), I decided to build something fun (and wet) for my kids to play with outsid...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 15:47:09 PDT
Easy Portable Beach Shelter http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Portable-Beach-Shelter/
Easy Portable Beach Shelter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/IHIH/IBTF4YRV/FCPIHIHIBTF4YRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/IHIH/IBTF4YRV/FCPIHIHIBTF4YRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/IHIH/IBTF4YRV/FCPIHIHIBTF4YRV.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Umbrellas fly away, and folding shelters are expensive and so tall that you have to keep moving your chair to chase the shade all day. I made this beach shelter in about an hour with 50 bucks, and it worked like a charm. This design has the added bonus of fitting in a backpack (with the poles sticki...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 08:03:13 PDT
PVC Water Shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Water-Shooter/
PVC Water Shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/C1WH/IBRRWIA6/FLRC1WHIBRRWIA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/C1WH/IBRRWIA6/FLRC1WHIBRRWIA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/C1WH/IBRRWIA6/FLRC1WHIBRRWIA6.SMALL.jpg jipamy This water shooter loads quickly and is practically indestructible. Parts List 1. 20" of 1" SDR-21 200 PSI PVC pipe ($.026/in)2. 1" SCH-40 slip cap3. 1" X 3/4" slip tee4. 1" (3/4 arch) X 1/2" (thread) tee5. 1 1/4" (thread) X 1" (slip) adapter6. 1 1/4" thread cap7. 2" of 3/4" SCH-40 pipe (...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:26:27 PDT
Off-Grid Stealth Cabin Plans http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-Grid-Stealth-Cabin-Plans/
Off-Grid Stealth Cabin Plans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/UUOK/IBOWZAZ9/FIZUUOKIBOWZAZ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/UUOK/IBOWZAZ9/FIZUUOKIBOWZAZ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/UUOK/IBOWZAZ9/FIZUUOKIBOWZAZ9.SMALL.jpg LaMar Solarcabin Have you dreamed of having your own little off-grid cabin, retreat or maybe a guest house?Well now you can and this cabin design is perfect for places that have no power, septic and water connections.Stealth Cabin PlansThese plans are for an 8x8 free standing shed/dry cabin that could be used as a c...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 13:04:25 PDT
Lily Pad Solar Pool Warmers http://www.instructables.com/id/Lily-Pad-Solar-Pool-Warmers/
Lily Pad Solar Pool Warmers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/5HW7/IBNZZNPD/FY55HW7IBNZZNPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/5HW7/IBNZZNPD/FY55HW7IBNZZNPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/5HW7/IBNZZNPD/FY55HW7IBNZZNPD.SMALL.jpg sls16748 Add heat to your pool by using the power of the Sun. Gather together your supplies. hula hoop black trash bagpool noodleduct tape or plastic tierazor knife Put the hoop in the bag, A snug fit is best. twist it tight. Its alright to have some air in the bag. close with duct tape or a plast...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 08:42:09 PDT