Instructables: exploring - outside - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:25:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 No-Slip Bicycle Accessory Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Slip-Bicycle-Accessory-Hack/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:00:34 PDT
Large Rotisserie Pit BBQ http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Rotisserie-Pit-BBQ/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:30:10 PDT
DIY Penny Stove - Camping stove from drinks cans http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Penny-Stove-Camping-stove-from-drinks-cans/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:08:38 PDT
U-Lock Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/U-Lock-Holster/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 02:25:20 PDT
Zombie Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Pit/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 20:31:17 PDT
Woodsman knife sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodsman-knife-sheath/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 07:29:38 PDT
Truck bed tuck bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-bed-tuck-bed/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:02:23 PDT
Backpack for cycling http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-for-cycling/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 05:32:34 PDT
Custom Leather Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Leather-Knife-Sheath/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:55:45 PDT
How to Make an Aluminum Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Aluminum-Can-Stove/
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 14:42:56 PDT
How to build Aquarium. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-Aquarium/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 04:25:24 PDT
Bullwhip from Upcycled Belts http://www.instructables.com/id/Bullwhip-from-Upcycled-Belts/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:59:31 PDT
Suitcase Picnic Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Suitcase-Picnic-Table/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:59:10 PDT
Bicycle Sidecar for your Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Sidecar/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:27:29 PDT
Leather Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Wrap/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 16:52:58 PDT
Bluetooth Speaker Scooter Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Speaker-Scooter-Holster/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 08:35:39 PDT
Leather Ski Gear http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Ski-Gear/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 03:05:32 PDT
The Rabbit Stick Hunter http://www.instructables.com/id/Rabbit-Stick-Hunting/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:16:41 PDT
My Bug Out Bag / Gray Man version http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Bug-Out-Bag-Gray-Man-version/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 17:44:57 PDT
The Only Survival Kit You'll EVER Need http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Only-Survival-Kit-Youll-EVER-Need/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 01:02:49 PDT
Custom Leather Sling Style Backpacks And Dog Harness http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Leather-Sling-Style-Backpacks-And-Dog-Harne/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 07:52:36 PDT
How To Play Nails (Stump) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Play-Nails-Stump/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 13:00:43 PDT
1999 Marzocchi Bomber Mountain Bike Fork Rebuild http://www.instructables.com/id/1999-Marzocchi-Bomber-Mountain-Bike-Fork-Rebuild/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 22:40:08 PDT
Flying Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Flying-Can/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 19:12:04 PDT
Festfalia, A Ford Festiva Flip Top Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/Festfalia-A-Ford-Festiva-Flip-Top-Hyper-Miler-Camp/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 12:19:39 PDT
Make A Lawn mower Blade Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Lawn-mower-Blade-Knife/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:06:26 PDT
Bicycle Trailer LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trailer-LED-Lights/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:35:06 PDT
Pocket Sized Water Purifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Water-Purifier/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:55:35 PDT
R2D2 Style Wood / Log Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/R2D2-Style-Wood-Log-Burner/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:44:31 PDT
Folding bed for car camping http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-bed-for-car-camping/
Folding bed for car camping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/IJ2K/I0LCHT52/FE6IJ2KI0LCHT52.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/IJ2K/I0LCHT52/FE6IJ2KI0LCHT52.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/IJ2K/I0LCHT52/FE6IJ2KI0LCHT52.SMALL.jpg pescabicicleta My wife and I like car camping and road trips. We also have a dog, which can make road trips challenging (try finding a vacancy in a pet-friendly hotel during prime travel season). So a couple of years ago, we traded in our Fit for a Honda Element - what my stepmom calls a "Lego car." We love it - s...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:34:20 PDT
55LB Lara Croft, Tomb Raider Bow Halloween Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/55LB-Lara-Croft-Tomb-Raider-Bow-Halloween-Prop/
55LB Lara Croft, Tomb Raider Bow Halloween Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/U2WN/I0HYUYPT/FVIU2WNI0HYUYPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/U2WN/I0HYUYPT/FVIU2WNI0HYUYPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/U2WN/I0HYUYPT/FVIU2WNI0HYUYPT.SMALL.jpg antagonizer A bit of a caveat to start; This is a real working bow. Tho it was designed as a Halloween prop, it is still capable of inflicting serious injury if used improperly. Don't carry this around in public, don't let children handle it and don't fire it outside of a designated area. Safety first.Recently,...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 09:45:03 PDT
Portuguese Style Dory - REMIX http://www.instructables.com/id/Portuguese-Style-Dory-REMIX/
Portuguese Style Dory - REMIX - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/KLYX/I0HYSGMQ/F71KLYXI0HYSGMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/KLYX/I0HYSGMQ/F71KLYXI0HYSGMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/KLYX/I0HYSGMQ/F71KLYXI0HYSGMQ.SMALL.jpg cammers Hello Instructablers,It is with much appreciation to rook999 that I create this remix of his awesome i'ble "Construction of Two Portuguese Style Dories".Credit also goes to the designer of this boat Hannu Vartiala, who generously shares his designs on line here.Without rook999 and Hunnu Vartial...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 04:00:32 PDT
How to Build a Proper Bug Out Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Propper-Bug-Out-Bag/
How to Build a Proper Bug Out Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/S49Q/I0HYNUEG/F86S49QI0HYNUEG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/S49Q/I0HYNUEG/F86S49QI0HYNUEG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/S49Q/I0HYNUEG/F86S49QI0HYNUEG.SMALL.jpg jwgottabass Bug Out Bags are a dime a dozen; unfortunately, most of them are poorly designed. Primarily because they often aren’t designed by the user, but rather by the store. Even the ones made by the user aren’t designed, but rather thrown together with items they unconsciously associate with wilderness surv...
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 02:41:25 PDT
Build Your Own Atlatl http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Atlatl/
Build Your Own Atlatl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/J1LG/I0HYTALZ/F4OJ1LGI0HYTALZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/J1LG/I0HYTALZ/F4OJ1LGI0HYTALZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/J1LG/I0HYTALZ/F4OJ1LGI0HYTALZ.SMALL.jpg Pure Carbon The Hunter, stalks his prey to an open field with the perfect opportunity to strike. Eyes narrowed with full intent on a clean kill. Slowly but surely the Hunter draws an arrow from his quiver and prepares for the attack. In one swift motion he takes three quick steps and swings his arm flinging the...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:39:04 PDT
No Mess winter Garage to keep the shop dry http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Mess-winter-Garage-to-keep-the-shop-dry/
No Mess winter Garage to keep the shop dry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/NXS4/I0HYOP3X/F46NXS4I0HYOP3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/NXS4/I0HYOP3X/F46NXS4I0HYOP3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/NXS4/I0HYOP3X/F46NXS4I0HYOP3X.SMALL.jpg jeffbuffington23 This project was one of my better ideas. I have a 2 1/2 stall garage and use the side of it as my shop. I wanted something better to walk on then concrete, but didn't want it to get all messy in the winter. So I came up with this. I created a floor plan and layout to see how much flooring I would ne...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:44:34 PDT
Boot Waterproofing http://www.instructables.com/id/Boot-Waterproofing/
Boot Waterproofing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/UEG6/F3R7ANDW/F79UEG6F3R7ANDW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/UEG6/F3R7ANDW/F79UEG6F3R7ANDW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/UEG6/F3R7ANDW/F79UEG6F3R7ANDW.SMALL.jpg unclesam An unexpected tool makes it easier and more economical to apply conditioning to leather boots and shoes, which leaves them waterproof, comfortable and long-lasting. There are thin, watery products available for waterproofing boots, but I find them not nearly as effective as the thick brush-on variet...
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Thu, 5 Jul 2007 10:40:51 PDT
Processing Common Tree Foods: Acorns, Black Walnuts, Hickory Nuts, Persimmons http://www.instructables.com/id/Processing-Common-Tree-Foods-Acorns-Black-Walnuts-/
Processing Common Tree Foods: Acorns, Black Walnuts, Hickory Nuts, Persimmons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/ED4V/I0G97BS5/FIHED4VI0G97BS5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/ED4V/I0G97BS5/FIHED4VI0G97BS5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/ED4V/I0G97BS5/FIHED4VI0G97BS5.SMALL.jpg GoldenOF Early Autumn is a great time to forage in the eastern US. The greater Appalachian region (a huge area) is rich in wild foods. Among the most abundant wild foods in this region and at this time are products from trees. The native oak, black walnut, hickory, and persimmon have sustained humanity here ...
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:47:18 PDT
Easy Paracord Bracelet - Advanced Cobra http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Paracord-Bracelet-Advanced-Cobra/
Easy Paracord Bracelet - Advanced Cobra - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/HCJ3/I0C91FTY/FQZHCJ3I0C91FTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/HCJ3/I0C91FTY/FQZHCJ3I0C91FTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/HCJ3/I0C91FTY/FQZHCJ3I0C91FTY.SMALL.jpg wildchildhunter That bracelet is very easy to make but is clearly an eye-catcher!Instead of the thin cord you can use normal Paracord as well!Difficulty: easyMaterial-usage: less Step 1: Material For a normal cobra-bracelet I use about 8 feet of black Paracord. Maybe you should use more 'cause my wrist is very t...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 06:04:21 PDT
Super Cheap Bottle Rocket And Gas Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Cheap-Bottle-Rocket-And-Gas-Burner/
Super Cheap Bottle Rocket And Gas Burner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/C68I/I0ATKAIT/F4OC68II0ATKAIT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/C68I/I0ATKAIT/F4OC68II0ATKAIT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/C68I/I0ATKAIT/F4OC68II0ATKAIT.SMALL.jpg vsauce2thextreme Materials !!!!! The materials you need for this project is a bottle of isopropyl rubbing alcohol. Also you will need a bottle with a squirt cap. A litter and patience. Make It And Shake It Add a small amount of alcohol in the bottle. Put your hand on the top and shake.then pour out the alcoh...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:09:11 PDT
Berry picker from scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Berry-picker-from-scrap/
Berry picker from scrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/OLC5/I0C8XSVT/FESOLC5I0C8XSVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/OLC5/I0C8XSVT/FESOLC5I0C8XSVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/OLC5/I0C8XSVT/FESOLC5I0C8XSVT.SMALL.jpg YPF This Instructable was a totally spontaneous idea. There was no planning and no preparation behind it. It was made on the spot with hardly any material, just what we had around us. It turns out to be such an effective little device that I feel it's worse sharing the idea.Last week-end, during a picni...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:59:03 PDT
TARDIS Bird Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/TARDIS-Bird-Feeder/
TARDIS Bird Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/6YJ5/I0ATKZDJ/FFX6YJ5I0ATKZDJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/6YJ5/I0ATKZDJ/FFX6YJ5I0ATKZDJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/6YJ5/I0ATKZDJ/FFX6YJ5I0ATKZDJ.SMALL.jpg Random_Canadian Winter is approaching and lord it is time to start feeding the birds again!I borrowed the TARDIS plans and printouts from : Tardis Bookshelf with Sound and Lights by Gears4Brains to get the proper dimensions!This was hand built without power tools over the course of 2 weeks while working on other pr...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 22:21:36 PDT
Identifying Edible And Medicinal Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Identifying-Edible-And-Medicinal-Plants/
Identifying Edible And Medicinal Plants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/15IR/I0A55XYQ/FNP15IRI0A55XYQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/15IR/I0A55XYQ/FNP15IRI0A55XYQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/15IR/I0A55XYQ/FNP15IRI0A55XYQ.SMALL.jpg bjones7325 Ever since the Neolithic Revolution, humans have focused mainly on other things than hunting and gathering. This is still true today. With today's high tech world, humans don't have to focus on their very survival. They can just drive to the store and buy everything they would ever need. Back i...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 18:20:52 PDT
Telescoping pvc tent or awning poles http://www.instructables.com/id/Telescoping-pvc-tent-or-awning-poles/
Telescoping pvc tent or awning poles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/D0KH/I05EUG6V/F1XD0KHI05EUG6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/D0KH/I05EUG6V/F1XD0KHI05EUG6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/D0KH/I05EUG6V/F1XD0KHI05EUG6V.SMALL.jpg KissyLiz I bought this neat teardrop trailer, but since it seems to rain every time we camp, I decided it needed an awning. After looking high and low for a pole that would be easy to transport, adjustable, sturdy and inexpensive I decided to build my own. I've used them all summer and they have turned out g...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:29:58 PDT
DIY Rifle Camouflage.... http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rifle-Camouflage/
DIY Rifle Camouflage.... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/7XMJ/FROA0GF6/F967XMJFROA0GF6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/7XMJ/FROA0GF6/F967XMJFROA0GF6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/7XMJ/FROA0GF6/F967XMJFROA0GF6.SMALL.jpg HTWTUSA This instructible is based on my latest camo job on a Ruger M77 25-06 long-range hunting rifle. If you're looking for instructions on dis-and-reassembly, I'd prefer you consult either your owner's manual, or a reputable source, as I know only my weapons, and limit my expertise to what I own. Also,...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2009 20:24:54 PST
How To Paint Camouflage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Paint-Camouflage/
How To Paint Camouflage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/FDF6/I09LTP3S/F70FDF6I09LTP3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/FDF6/I09LTP3S/F70FDF6I09LTP3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/FDF6/I09LTP3S/F70FDF6I09LTP3S.SMALL.jpg SWV1787 I will show you my method for easily painting camouflage on nearly any surface with cheap spray paint. You will need three colors of paint in a motif that will fit your surroundings. I strongly recommend flat or satin finishes. Try to avoid high gloss that might be reflective. I am using green, tan,...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:06:58 PDT
How to Build a NABS Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-NABS-Birdhouse/
How to Build a NABS Birdhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/VWAG/I08OVHDK/FH1VWAGI08OVHDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/VWAG/I08OVHDK/FH1VWAGI08OVHDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/VWAG/I08OVHDK/FH1VWAGI08OVHDK.SMALL.jpg charchar2 The North American Bluebird Society's website has some excellent plans for building nesting boxes for Eastern or Western Bluebirds. Doing a project for a park district in my area, I've built several birdhouses from them. However, I've found that it can be a bit difficult -- especially at first -- to...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:28:04 PDT
Survival Walking Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Walking-Stick/
Survival Walking Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/86BL/I08OVYQV/F0986BLI08OVYQV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/86BL/I08OVYQV/F0986BLI08OVYQV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/86BL/I08OVYQV/F0986BLI08OVYQV.SMALL.jpg jmcdonald23 Survival Walking Stick Parts List: 1. 1.5"x58-60" Solid Wood Pole or Unfinished Walking Stick (I bought a 5' length of 1.5" Pine Rod from Home Depot, sold by the foot) 2. 2-3 D-cell Maglight (preferably used and then send to a local repair center to get the O-rings replaced) 3. 20mm Diameter Com...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:15:08 PDT
Birch Tar Resin For Paleo Crafts And Tool Making http://www.instructables.com/id/Birch-Tar-Resin-For-Paleo-Crafts-And-Tool-Making/
Birch Tar Resin For Paleo Crafts And Tool Making - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/J71N/I07YND5P/F5DJ71NI07YND5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/J71N/I07YND5P/F5DJ71NI07YND5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/J71N/I07YND5P/F5DJ71NI07YND5P.SMALL.jpg antagonizer For anyone that follows my instructables, you'll know that I have an affinity for traditional tool making and paleo/meso craft stemming from my childhood with a parent who worked for the Museums of Canada. I've delved, like many, into weapon making such as the bow, atlatl, flint knives, etc, but fou...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:41:47 PDT
$9 Emergency Phone Charger 10 minutes from Harbor Freight http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Harbor-Freight-Emergency-Camping-Phone-Charger-i/
$9 Emergency Phone Charger 10 minutes from Harbor Freight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/9PWV/I09LUBLA/FD59PWVI09LUBLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/9PWV/I09LUBLA/FD59PWVI09LUBLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/9PWV/I09LUBLA/FD59PWVI09LUBLA.SMALL.jpg More Cowbell Power off? Grid down? Hurricane? Tornado? Camping? Apocalypse? Cross eyed lumber jack down the street?I want to show you how to make a quick, simple and cheap DIY phone charger with basic tools and skills - anyone can do this. Shelf stable, clean - with no lead acid battery mess!I used $9 in pa...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:23:32 PDT
Two-Pronged Hunting Spear http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Pronged-Hunting-Spear/
Two-Pronged Hunting Spear - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/6J68/I0463P62/FQA6J68I0463P62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/6J68/I0463P62/FQA6J68I0463P62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/6J68/I0463P62/FQA6J68I0463P62.SMALL.jpg grayjay In this Instructable, I am going to show you how to make a two-pronged hunting spear. This type of spear can be used for all sorts of smaller game, but is best for small aquatic animals such as frogs and fish. Materials- The material you will need:- knife - cord or thick string, such as paracord-...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:46:24 PDT