Instructables: exploring - outside - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Mar 2017 18:18:04 PDT BLOX v1.01 Underground Seacan Emergency Quarters http://www.instructables.com/id/Underground-Seacan-Emergency-Quarters/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2011 22:54:38 PDT
X-country Ski Kit for Chariot Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/X-country-Ski-Kit-for-Chariot-Bike-Trailer/
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By: Goodluck

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Thu, 10 Sep 2009 09:34:17 PDT
Make a model rocket parachute http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-model-rocket-parachute/
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Sun, 10 Mar 2013 12:10:55 PDT
The Ski Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ski-Sled/
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:40:12 PDT
Tin Can Sterno Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Tin-Can-Sterno-Stove/
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Tue, 18 Sep 2007 08:39:47 PDT
Hexagonal Beehive Boxes, Warre style http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexagonal-Beehive-Boxes-Warre-Style/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 13:31:15 PDT
Detail Stripping the Kimber Pro Carry II 1911 Pistol. http://www.instructables.com/id/Detail-Stripping-the-Kimber-Pro-Carry-II-1911-Pist/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2008 03:25:31 PDT
The Pocket Tacklebox http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pocket-Tacklebox/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2009 12:36:06 PDT
Log Cabin Bird House http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-Cabin-Bird-House/
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Sun, 19 Aug 2012 21:04:28 PDT
12 volt bicycle trailer stereo system http://www.instructables.com/id/12-volt-bicycle-trailer-stereo-system/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 13:55:57 PDT
Quick Tip #4 - Installing No-Mor-Flats on your Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-tip-4-Installing-No-Mor-Flats-on-your-Bic/
Quick Tip #4 - Installing No-Mor-Flats on your Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/DA6N/GY4RFRWV/F2FDA6NGY4RFRWV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/DA6N/GY4RFRWV/F2FDA6NGY4RFRWV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/DA6N/GY4RFRWV/F2FDA6NGY4RFRWV.SMALL.jpg -chase- One of the best accessories for any bike you can buy in my opinion is a product called No-Mor-Flats. Once you install them, you never buy another tube. Only tires. What promped this instructable that one of the falisies is that they are difficult to install. Which couldn't be farther from the truth...
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Sat, 4 Feb 2012 10:34:03 PST
Paracord Rock Sling (No jig needed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Rock-Sling-No-jig-needed/
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 20:06:52 PDT
6 Strand Round Braid http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Strand-Round-Braid/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 20:56:55 PDT
Campfire Biscuit Treat Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Campfire-Biscuit-Treat-Sticks/
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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 07:34:45 PDT
DIY Helmet Headphones (on the cheap) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Helmet-Headphones-on-the-cheap/
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Fri, 13 Apr 2012 23:48:46 PDT
Build Your Own Floating Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Wood-Floating-Dock-with-Dock-Floats/
Build Your Own Floating Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/AD1R/ICHHPUE3/FFTAD1RICHHPUE3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/AD1R/ICHHPUE3/FFTAD1RICHHPUE3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/AD1R/ICHHPUE3/FFTAD1RICHHPUE3.SMALL.jpg smitha10 My friend Bruce built this wood floating dock from a floating dock kit by www.dockaccents.com. It was easy to build and he saved a lot of money doing it himself. Now he has easier access to the water from his standing dock and can use the floating dock for swimming, launching kayaks, canoes or a...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:48:37 PDT
Hunting Blowgun http://www.instructables.com/id/Hunting-Blowgun/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2009 06:15:43 PDT
How to Pack a Backpack for Hiking http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Pack-a-Backpack-for-Hiking/
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:06:01 PDT
How to Make a Boomerang http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Boomerang-3/
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 15:33:28 PST
Simple Homemade Compass. http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Homemade-Compass/
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Tue, 14 Dec 2010 12:21:24 PST
How to do the cobra weave http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-the-cobra-weave/
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 18:00:38 PST
Homemade AR-15 Front Sight Adjustment Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-AR-15-Front-Sight-Adjustment-Tool/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:26:00 PST
Cleanly Cut Paracord without a Hot Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleanly-Cut-Paracord-without-a-Hot-Knife/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 15:09:53 PDT
Knife From a Rasp http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-From-a-Rasp/
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Sat, 11 Mar 2017 10:46:38 PST
Aerodynamic Wheel Disks - For your Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Aerodynamic-Wheel-Disks---For-your-Bike/
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Tue, 24 Apr 2007 23:48:22 PDT
How to make a baking soda and vinegar rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-baking-soda-and-vinegar-rocket/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2009 10:45:09 PST
BULLHORN YOUR BARS http://www.instructables.com/id/BULLHORN-YOUR-BARS/
BULLHORN YOUR BARS - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/IUCD/G6LWE3EJ/FQNIUCDG6LWE3EJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/IUCD/G6LWE3EJ/FQNIUCDG6LWE3EJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/IUCD/G6LWE3EJ/FQNIUCDG6LWE3EJ.SMALL.jpg brianhabicht Here's how to chop your curl downs into a custom set of bullhorns Supplies   Finding a Good Candidate When choosing handlebars make sure they will comfortably fit your natural grip Guide Line Choose a comfortable cutting line Chop! Time to cut! Cut along the black edge leaving all of the...
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Wed, 10 Mar 2010 05:46:58 PST
Bicycle Picnic Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Picknick-Box/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 05:59:16 PDT
Giant Jenga http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Jenga/
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 11:24:19 PST
How To Convert a 30-Round Magpul PMAG M3 AR-15 Magazine for Legal California Use http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-a-30-Round-PMAG-M3-AR-15-Magazine-f/
How To Convert a 30-Round Magpul PMAG M3 AR-15 Magazine for Legal California Use - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/R4SS/IIW1XWI3/FMUR4SSIIW1XWI3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/R4SS/IIW1XWI3/FMUR4SSIIW1XWI3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/R4SS/IIW1XWI3/FMUR4SSIIW1XWI3.SMALL.jpg LegalGunGuy WARNING! DO NOT ATTEMPT THIS MODIFICATION WITHIN THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA! It is illegal to import, assemble, or receive large capacity magazines. You must perform this modification outside of the state of California before bringing the magazine into the state!This Instructable will show you how t...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 22:17:24 PST
Missile Technology on the Cheap. http://www.instructables.com/id/Missile-Technology-on-the-Cheap./
Missile Technology on the Cheap. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/ZHHG/IFUEXCFLLUT/FDVZHHGIFUEXCFLLUT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/ZHHG/IFUEXCFLLUT/FDVZHHGIFUEXCFLLUT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/ZHHG/IFUEXCFLLUT/FDVZHHGIFUEXCFLLUT.SMALL.jpg Kiteman Whoosh! The gleaming projectile hurtles towards the stars, trailing vapour and open mouths. Well, sort of. Rockets are popular. Big, powerful and, above all, expensive. Shuttle launches cost billions of dollars a shot, and unmanned launches aren't much cheaper. You can, of course, do it yourself....
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Thu, 8 Feb 2007 20:38:57 PST
DIY kayak paddle drip rings http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-kayak-paddle-drip-rings/
DIY kayak paddle drip rings - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/9YQ5/H4AGJ424/FIQ9YQ5H4AGJ424.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/9YQ5/H4AGJ424/FIQ9YQ5H4AGJ424.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/9YQ5/H4AGJ424/FIQ9YQ5H4AGJ424.SMALL.jpg DconBlueZ The cheap kayak I bought came with a two-piece paddle that dripped water all over my lap and ran down my arms the first time I took it out on the water. A little bit of web research revealed that you can buy "drip rings" to put on your paddle which causes water from the paddle blades to drop off be...
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Sat, 7 Jul 2012 22:17:26 PDT
The Ring of Fire: a Cheap Steel Wool Pyrotechnic Display http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ring-of-Fire-a-Cheap-Steel-Wool-Pyrotechnic-Di/
The Ring of Fire: a Cheap Steel Wool Pyrotechnic Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/YWFO/IZT6G7AR/FVGYWFOIZT6G7AR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/YWFO/IZT6G7AR/FVGYWFOIZT6G7AR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/YWFO/IZT6G7AR/FVGYWFOIZT6G7AR.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech Have you ever wanted to create showers of sparks flying in all directions? Have you ever wanted to create an amazing pyrotechnic display, but were unable to due to the high price of fireworks? Well now you can! In this instructable, I will show you how to build an apparatus that when swung in a c...
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Sat, 4 Mar 2017 10:04:24 PST
Monkey's Fist Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Monkeys-Fist-Keychain/
Monkey's Fist Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/9049/G7DY7LC4/FD79049G7DY7LC4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/9049/G7DY7LC4/FD79049G7DY7LC4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/9049/G7DY7LC4/FD79049G7DY7LC4.SMALL.jpg nk97 Do you like making things out of rope? Or paracord? Or something like that? Do you like to boast about yourself? Then prove yourself worthy for that self praise and make your own Monkey's Fist Keychain! Carry it around with you everywhere and show it to people and proudly tell them, "You know what? ...
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Wed, 7 Apr 2010 13:47:44 PDT
EDC Urban Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/EDC-Urban-Survival-Kit/
EDC Urban Survival Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/9UJW/IE4ZUVKI/F7B9UJWIE4ZUVKI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/9UJW/IE4ZUVKI/F7B9UJWIE4ZUVKI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/9UJW/IE4ZUVKI/F7B9UJWIE4ZUVKI.SMALL.jpg bjkayani Ahh yes. The Altoids Tin Survival Kit. Such a cliche. There are literally hundreds of instructables on how to make an altoids tin survival kit. Yet I believe all of them lack one thing or the other which make them incomplete. I have been making these for the past 3 years and have changed the content...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 09:52:51 PDT
Automobile Tachometer on an outboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Automobile-Tachometer-on-an-outboard/
Automobile Tachometer on an outboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/S9LA/FZ8J41GU/F5ES9LAFZ8J41GU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/S9LA/FZ8J41GU/F5ES9LAFZ8J41GU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/S9LA/FZ8J41GU/F5ES9LAFZ8J41GU.SMALL.jpg kyleg001 You've probably clicked on this link to tell me that you can't do it. I will say that you can, and it'll possibly save you $50 I didn't want to have to order a tach for my motor, a 1973 65hp 3cylinder Evinrude. Find out how many pole or pulses you motor gives off through the tach My motor has...
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Mon, 7 Sep 2009 14:49:33 PDT
So You Want to Start Rock Climbing? http://www.instructables.com/id/So-You-Want-to-Start-Rock-Climbing/
So You Want to Start Rock Climbing? - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/B8EC/HWRZ604Y/F9VB8ECHWRZ604Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/B8EC/HWRZ604Y/F9VB8ECHWRZ604Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/B8EC/HWRZ604Y/F9VB8ECHWRZ604Y.SMALL.jpg Climber56 Rock Climbing is awesome, it's a lot of fun while being challenging, good exercise, and rewarding. It can be a great hobby too! However getting started can be tough if you don't know what you're expecting or know anyone that can teach you. Here are some tips to help you get started. But first a brie...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 19:58:21 PDT
DIY Paper Kites http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Paper-Kites/
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Thu, 25 Oct 2012 17:14:42 PDT
Make a Trench Lighter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Trench-Lighter/
Make a Trench Lighter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/WH63/IZP6T6ID/FQ8WH63IZP6T6ID.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/WH63/IZP6T6ID/FQ8WH63IZP6T6ID.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/WH63/IZP6T6ID/FQ8WH63IZP6T6ID.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Trench lighters have been around since WW1. Solders would sometimes make their own out of used ammunition shells and whatever else that they had around them. I was lucky enough to have a bunch of tools at my disposal; I have no idea how a solder managed to make one of these sitting in a muddy tren...
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 13:58:48 PST
Bicycle to Unicycle in three thousand easy steps ( in a day). http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-to-Unicycle-in-three-thousand-easy-steps-/
Bicycle to Unicycle in three thousand easy steps ( in a day). - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/ZFYJ/H58PK8P4/FI6ZFYJH58PK8P4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/ZFYJ/H58PK8P4/FI6ZFYJH58PK8P4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/ZFYJ/H58PK8P4/FI6ZFYJH58PK8P4.SMALL.jpg FriendOfHumanity Hello. I was given an old broken bicycle today. I've got the day off and I've had an idea in my head to make a unicycle recently so today is the day. I've seen two other designs: - one that uses the rear triangle and a chain drive and -one that uses the front fork with direct drive using purp...
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Tue, 31 Jul 2012 11:47:40 PDT
Portable Snowboard Tuning Stand/Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Snowboard-Tuning-StandVise/
Portable Snowboard Tuning Stand/Vise - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/C5N3/H994VQP1/FQRC5N3H994VQP1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/C5N3/H994VQP1/FQRC5N3H994VQP1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/C5N3/H994VQP1/FQRC5N3H994VQP1.SMALL.jpg ardnon If you've ever tried waxing your snowboard on a table, a couple chairs, or even saw horses you know what a pain it can be to have your board slide all over the place when scraping, and edges are nearly impossible to do precise work on when the board is always slipping off your work area. The soluti...
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Sat, 10 Nov 2012 15:59:28 PST
Modern Backyard Lounger http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Backyard-Lounger/
Modern Backyard Lounger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/KBZI/IOLP2QB5/FK9KBZIIOLP2QB5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/KBZI/IOLP2QB5/FK9KBZIIOLP2QB5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/KBZI/IOLP2QB5/FK9KBZIIOLP2QB5.SMALL.jpg elvisisdead In this Instructable, I'll walk you through how to make a modern backyard lounger from just two boards. I'd call it a basic to intermediate woodworking project, but I hope to make it approachable for almost anyone.This chair is based on the iconic, yet little known Westport design that was the prede...
By: elvisisdead

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Tue, 24 May 2016 20:41:21 PDT
Paracord Double Helix (DNA) Braid http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Double-Helix-DNA-Braid/
Paracord Double Helix (DNA) Braid - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/RFZB/HRNQ7COW/FH6RFZBHRNQ7COW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/RFZB/HRNQ7COW/FH6RFZBHRNQ7COW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/RFZB/HRNQ7COW/FH6RFZBHRNQ7COW.SMALL.jpg hawcrofta How to make a double helix (DNA) knot keychain. Step 1 The first thing you will need to do is gather your supplies. You will need: 1. A lighter 2. Something to cut the paracord 3. A measuring device 4. The paracord you wish to use Step 2 Then you will need to determine how long you want your...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 10:46:40 PST
One Cent Arrowhead http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Cent-Arrowhead/
One Cent Arrowhead - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F66/JO0L/GELSC1MF/F66JO0LGELSC1MF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F66/JO0L/GELSC1MF/F66JO0LGELSC1MF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F66/JO0L/GELSC1MF/F66JO0LGELSC1MF.SMALL.jpg Rockser11 intro: in this instruct-able, I will show you how to make an arrowhead for one cent.  Materials Step 1: Gather Materials   you will need 1 Hammer 1 Set of scissor-like incredibly strong  cutting device. (must be able to cut a penny) 1 Penny Vice (semi-optional, you can probably get it to work wit...
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Tue, 28 Sep 2010 17:54:06 PDT
Making rust powder for rocket fuel http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-rust-powder-for-rocket-fuel/
Making rust powder for rocket fuel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/GCWX/HHS9ECHD/FP9GCWXHHS9ECHD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/GCWX/HHS9ECHD/FP9GCWXHHS9ECHD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/GCWX/HHS9ECHD/FP9GCWXHHS9ECHD.SMALL.jpg Justinvent This is a super easy way to make rust (Fe2O3) or iron oxide. All needed materials can easily be purchased from a super market or large volume store like Target or Walmart. In addition to creating the Iron Oxide oxidizer needed for rocket candy rocket fuel, this process can also be used for witnessin...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 13:39:00 PDT
stop scraping frosted car windows! http://www.instructables.com/id/stop-scraping-frosted-car-windows/
stop scraping frosted car windows! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/4E2S/GITHIV0O/F2O4E2SGITHIV0O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/4E2S/GITHIV0O/F2O4E2SGITHIV0O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/4E2S/GITHIV0O/F2O4E2SGITHIV0O.SMALL.jpg l8nite Frost covered car windows has got to be one of the worst ways to start a day followed closely by a snow covered car. I've broken most of the bones in my hands at one time or another so the cold is really debilitating. I started many years ago using a blanket to cover the windows of my vehicle the ni...
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Thu, 13 Jan 2011 19:10:50 PST
Cool Way to Tell How Much Light Time is Left in the Day http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Way-to-Tell-How-Much-Light-Time-is-Left-in-th/
Cool Way to Tell How Much Light Time is Left in the Day - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/NH6X/FVBRQSNG/FYKNH6XFVBRQSNG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/NH6X/FVBRQSNG/FYKNH6XFVBRQSNG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/NH6X/FVBRQSNG/FYKNH6XFVBRQSNG.SMALL.jpg andi456 A cool way to figure how many daylight hours are left in the day by useing your hands. **WARNING**You need to be able to see the sun! Materials For this, you need to have more than one hand. You can use one but it is more difficult. Step One Extend your arm fully so that your first hand is co...
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Sat, 30 May 2009 21:53:59 PDT
Fat Tire Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Fat-Tire-Trike/
Fat Tire Trike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/763C/INM7K91G/F5R763CINM7K91G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/763C/INM7K91G/F5R763CINM7K91G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/763C/INM7K91G/F5R763CINM7K91G.SMALL.jpg MelodiousDirge A tricycle is eminently practical for medium distance travel - where you could walk but it would take a while, and you could bike but you've got stuff to carry, and maybe sights to see along the way. Maybe you're going to have a drink or two at your destination and the added stability of three wheel...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:13:08 PDT
Build an adjustable bike jump for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-adjustable-bike-jump-for-kids/
Build an adjustable bike jump for kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/D5CL/G4PBTCGB/F1BD5CLG4PBTCGB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/D5CL/G4PBTCGB/F1BD5CLG4PBTCGB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/D5CL/G4PBTCGB/F1BD5CLG4PBTCGB.SMALL.jpg murphtron My son started riding a 16" bike at 4 years old without training wheels. (He was first on a push bike without training wheels or pedals at about 3 1/2.) One day he decided to build a jump in the back yard. So he found a piece of 2 x 12 ramp (with random lumber laying around) and piled up some logs. ...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2010 21:50:38 PST
Ductanium Bandage http://www.instructables.com/id/Ductanium-Bandage/
Ductanium Bandage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/C4RK/IYYT4R65/FIVC4RKIYYT4R65.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/C4RK/IYYT4R65/FIVC4RKIYYT4R65.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/C4RK/IYYT4R65/FIVC4RKIYYT4R65.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng First things first. Check with your doctor before using duct tape, titanium, and dental floss to close a wound. Through my internet travels I saw a picture which used a needle, thread, and duct tape to close a wound. It reminded me of how you can close a turkey with lacing cord and stainless pins. T...
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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 18:53:04 PST