Instructables: exploring - outside - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 25 Apr 2014 01:16:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make rope out of dead plants -- with no tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-rope-out-of-dead-plants----with-no-tools/
Make rope out of dead plants -- with no tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/ELOC/F3ER7VVD/FMJELOCF3ER7VVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/ELOC/F3ER7VVD/FMJELOCF3ER7VVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/ELOC/F3ER7VVD/FMJELOCF3ER7VVD.SMALL.jpg phyzome I will teach you to make extremely strong rope out of common, dead plants with no need for tools. First, I'll walk you through the process of isolating some high-quality fiber from dead plants. (I demonstrate with dogbane, but milkweed is a fine substitute.) Then I'll show you the reverse wrap, whic...
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Fri, 25 Apr 2008 10:32:09 PDT
Rotating Three-Marshmallow Toaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Three-Marshmallow-Toaster/
Rotating Three-Marshmallow Toaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/83T7/HUCTS76H/FSC83T7HUCTS76H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/83T7/HUCTS76H/FSC83T7HUCTS76H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/83T7/HUCTS76H/FSC83T7HUCTS76H.SMALL.jpg glassgiant The only thing better than a toasted marshmallow is a perfectly toasted marshmallow.   You can make 'em three at a time with this.  You can also roast hotdogs, weiners, footlongs and tubesteaks.  So, it's versatile. You'll need some wood glue, 3/4 inch stock, 1/4 inch birch plywood,  3/8 inch spruc...
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:11:25 PDT
The Real Axe For Men http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Real-Axe-For-Men/
The Real Axe For Men - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/Y5H0/HUCTRR2B/FL4Y5H0HUCTRR2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/Y5H0/HUCTRR2B/FL4Y5H0HUCTRR2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/Y5H0/HUCTRR2B/FL4Y5H0HUCTRR2B.SMALL.jpg bricobart Survival is always been one of my favorite topics on this site - besides paper, flowers, jewelry, pets & how-to-ease-hard-hangovers. One of those personal thoughts that is always coming back is 'If I had only one tool to choose, what would it be?'. The question has been answered a long time ago. It...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:30:44 PDT
Rope Ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Ladder-1/
Rope Ladder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/BKFI/HUBWO7G4/FXCBKFIHUBWO7G4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/BKFI/HUBWO7G4/FXCBKFIHUBWO7G4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/BKFI/HUBWO7G4/FXCBKFIHUBWO7G4.SMALL.jpg VentureScout So you need a way to get up and down from your tree house, but you left you ladder at home. Don't worry, just grab some rope and make this cool rope ladder. The Ropes If you only have one rope, you can just fold it in half and start about 1 ft from the middle. I have used two ropes as it is easie...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:50:26 PDT
Hudson's Bay Survival Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Tarp-Into-a-Rugged-Survival-Pack/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:09:17 PDT
Make a Collapsible 2QT Canteen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Collapsible-2QT-Canteen/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:16:26 PDT
Camp Hot Water Heater with an easy to use Dispensing Feature http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Hot-Water-Heater-with-an-easy-to-use-Dispens/
Camp Hot Water Heater with an easy to use Dispensing Feature - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/XBFW/FZG43WSK/FJGXBFWFZG43WSK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/XBFW/FZG43WSK/FJGXBFWFZG43WSK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/XBFW/FZG43WSK/FJGXBFWFZG43WSK.SMALL.jpg hpstoutharrow Make a large-volume, propane, camp water heater that dispenses hot water like a kitchen faucet.When camping with a large group, like our Boy Scout troop, a propane turkey fryer is an easy way to quickly heat a large quantity of water.  Between washing cooking gear / mess kits and making hot beverage...
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Fri, 9 Oct 2009 19:06:18 PDT
How to make a Kydex holster for a gun DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Kydex-holster-for-a-gun-DIY/
How to make a Kydex holster for a gun DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/GZNS/HM8D4OH1/F2XGZNSHM8D4OH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/GZNS/HM8D4OH1/F2XGZNSHM8D4OH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/GZNS/HM8D4OH1/F2XGZNSHM8D4OH1.SMALL.jpg SlavicFMJ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l1hYtSZzEs8 This is a video of How-To make a Kydex holster for your gun. For more details go to my YouTube channel  SlavicFMJ, I have a video of me making it.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l1hYtSZzEs8&feature=share&list=UUXnhdsjtN34xBT0olCHmsYA Materials: 2 x Sh...
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Tue, 1 Oct 2013 00:58:47 PDT
How To Make A Bead Head Wooly Bugger http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Bead-Head-Wooly-Bugger/
How To Make A Bead Head Wooly Bugger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/UFXG/HU1RYUIR/F6TUFXGHU1RYUIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/UFXG/HU1RYUIR/F6TUFXGHU1RYUIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/UFXG/HU1RYUIR/F6TUFXGHU1RYUIR.SMALL.jpg Ringer1515 This is a very popular streamer with great action when stripping your line. Hope this helps you and catch's you lots of fish Materials For this fly you will need a vise (obviously),fly scissors, a bobbin, thread (has to match the color of you marabou), marabou, chenille, beads that fit your hook,...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:58:27 PDT
PVC Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Boat/
PVC Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/IRRG/HU1RQPSQ/FFGIRRGHU1RQPSQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/IRRG/HU1RQPSQ/FFGIRRGHU1RQPSQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/IRRG/HU1RQPSQ/FFGIRRGHU1RQPSQ.SMALL.jpg Sam Waugh This is how to make a PVC boat that is fully capable of floating on top of water.  Gather Materials - Four 10 ft. pieces of PVC - PVC Pipe Bender - (4) 30 in. (4) 20 in. (2) 15 in. (2) 8 in. PVC - Tarp - Wood Bottom to put on base of boat - 4 three way connectors - 4 T connectors - Zip Ties - Dri...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:19:47 PDT
The Allen Hydrautomat, a working paint tin model. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Allen-Hydrautomat-a-working-paint-tin-model/
The Allen Hydrautomat, a working paint tin model. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/VQIX/HU1RWH21/F6YVQIXHU1RWH21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/VQIX/HU1RWH21/F6YVQIXHU1RWH21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/VQIX/HU1RWH21/F6YVQIXHU1RWH21.SMALL.jpg petercd A silent system of raising water patented in 1926 by Thomas Gaskell Allen, was alleged to have an efficiency of 80% of the pressure water used, a more efficient device than the hydraulic ram pump at the cost of greater parts and complexity.Sadly, this wonderful device seems to have faded into obscur...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:48:37 PDT
Portable Bicycle Repair Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bicycle-Repair-Station/
Portable Bicycle Repair Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/T8VW/HU0GR2YO/FQ1T8VWHU0GR2YO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/T8VW/HU0GR2YO/FQ1T8VWHU0GR2YO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/T8VW/HU0GR2YO/FQ1T8VWHU0GR2YO.SMALL.jpg veryrealperson In this instructable, I will show you how to build an awesome portable bike repair station. Imagine having an entire bike shop on the rear rack of your bicycle! You can take this portable repair station to festivals, on bike paths or wherever your bike will go, using it for business or hobby pur...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:51:14 PDT
Bike Wall Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Wall-Mount/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:32:58 PDT
Camping Shower! http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Shower-1/
Camping Shower! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/7J5U/FYIZ4AVZ/F107J5UFYIZ4AVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/7J5U/FYIZ4AVZ/F107J5UFYIZ4AVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/7J5U/FYIZ4AVZ/F107J5UFYIZ4AVZ.SMALL.jpg alliedmilk This is a very simple solar-heated portable shower unit to take camping. There is no privacy shade, just simply the water delivery aspect.You will need:1 - 9 litre rectangluar water jug.1 - braided poly rope. I didn't measure, but I used more than 10 feet, and less than 20.1 - garden watering can ...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2009 22:38:46 PDT
Remove Rust from a Bicycle with Lime Juice http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Rust-from-a-Bicycle-Chain/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2008 12:04:06 PDT
Paracord Cord Reinforcement http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Cord-Reinforcement/
Paracord Cord Reinforcement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/C7EU/HTVIE698/FMWC7EUHTVIE698.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/C7EU/HTVIE698/FMWC7EUHTVIE698.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/C7EU/HTVIE698/FMWC7EUHTVIE698.SMALL.jpg hawcrofta I have seen many people wrap cellphone charges and other such electronics cables in paracord. I really like the idea, but any cables I have ever broken, break where the cable meats the plug, not in the middle. This is especially common with my headphones, they always break right at the jack. So I de...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 13:08:47 PDT
Star Wars Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Longboard/
Star Wars Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/9CTN/HTVICY2Q/FMA9CTNHTVICY2Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/9CTN/HTVICY2Q/FMA9CTNHTVICY2Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/9CTN/HTVICY2Q/FMA9CTNHTVICY2Q.SMALL.jpg doddieszoomer Cut Your Blanks I used 4mm ply and cut 4 blanks to approx 255x1000mm. Get Laminating I used regular PVA glue and sandwiched my 4mm ply layers together. Get Clamping I wanted to try and create a drop board to give me a lower centre of gravity. I didn't have a fancy bag press but do have a l...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 00:22:29 PDT
Fast Simple Bead/Boilie (fish bait)/Slingshot ammo roller http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-Simple-BeadBoilie-fish-baitSlingshot-ammo-rol/
Fast Simple Bead/Boilie (fish bait)/Slingshot ammo roller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/YTQ2/HTUFC8WT/FMJYTQ2HTUFC8WT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/YTQ2/HTUFC8WT/FMJYTQ2HTUFC8WT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/YTQ2/HTUFC8WT/FMJYTQ2HTUFC8WT.SMALL.jpg DrPeper Introduction: Polymer clay bead rollers seem a bit expensive to me. Plus they only make them in one size and a set of shapes. So I thought I could make a quick and simple one for cheap! First off I should make the disclaimer that "I made it at TechShop", so I had a lot of great tools at my dispos...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:34:10 PDT
Human powered buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/Human-powered-buggy/
Human powered buggy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/BOCB/HTLEB86H/FLRBOCBHTLEB86H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/BOCB/HTLEB86H/FLRBOCBHTLEB86H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/BOCB/HTLEB86H/FLRBOCBHTLEB86H.SMALL.jpg kurtz64 I set out to design and build a human powered buggy for a competition in the area. The front and the back are powered independently from one another through special hubs. I love these types of projects so I though it would be feasible. I was lucky enough to have a shop with a lot of material ...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 12:22:35 PDT
Kydex® Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Kydex-Sheath/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 11:00:40 PDT
12 volt DC solar set-up http://www.instructables.com/id/12-volt-DC-solar-set-up/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 08:37:27 PDT
Bushcraft, Survival Kit For Extended Durations - Part 1 - Life Support Vest http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Survival-Bushcraft-Kit-For-Extended-Durati/
Bushcraft, Survival Kit For Extended Durations - Part 1 - Life Support Vest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/UVYB/HTLEAKIK/FHHUVYBHTLEAKIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/UVYB/HTLEAKIK/FHHUVYBHTLEAKIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/UVYB/HTLEAKIK/FHHUVYBHTLEAKIK.SMALL.jpg Rkaynjehll This is not an EDC, BOB or anything else the elitists would put a name on. I decided to make an instructable on the kit I use out in the woods. I like the outdoors and use this quite a bit. It's always being improved and I wanted to post it up here and see what others may think of it. I have my ow...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 10:00:29 PDT
STAND-ALONE RAINWATER COLLECTOR http://www.instructables.com/id/Stand-alone-rain-collector/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 13:30:55 PDT
Bike pannier (front & rear) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-pannier-front-rear/
Bike pannier (front & rear) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/FESZ/HTK5MY94/F8IFESZHTK5MY94.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/FESZ/HTK5MY94/F8IFESZHTK5MY94.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/FESZ/HTK5MY94/F8IFESZHTK5MY94.SMALL.jpg TVG3000 Driving a bike is better for the environment than driving a car. But what if you have to carry a lot? Therefor a pannier could be handy. In this instructable we are going to create 1 front- and 2 rear-wheel panniers. This instructable is part of a system called Coffee Cycle: Biodegradable flower ...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 16:19:20 PDT
EASY Bike Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Bicycle-Camera-Mount/
EASY Bike Camera Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/FJXK/HTB0WTCG/FWUFJXKHTB0WTCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/FJXK/HTB0WTCG/FWUFJXKHTB0WTCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/FJXK/HTB0WTCG/FWUFJXKHTB0WTCG.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everybody! In this i'ble I will show you how to make by yourself a super easy, strong, practical and very cheap bicycle mount for your cameras. The full project costs less than 2€ (actually i spent 0€ because I already had a useless bike bell and an unused mini tripod) and it's very fast (I made...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:16:26 PDT
How to build a "Flexi-Perch" Squirrel-proof birdfeeder for $10 or less http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Flexi-Perch-Squirrel-proof-birdfe/
How to build a "Flexi-Perch" Squirrel-proof birdfeeder for $10 or less - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/DZ6K/F7DWQWOT/FDFDZ6KF7DWQWOT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/DZ6K/F7DWQWOT/FDFDZ6KF7DWQWOT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/DZ6K/F7DWQWOT/FDFDZ6KF7DWQWOT.SMALL.jpg billr Anyone who puts up a birdfeeder hoping to to enjoy the birds will soon attract unwanted guests - squirrels. These cute but rapacious little monsters chase off the birds, eat all the seeds, and can chew birdfeeders to bits. I've been trying to fight off squirrels since 1989, when I put my birdfeede...
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Wed, 10 Oct 2007 23:01:42 PDT
How To Put Together a Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Put-Together-a-Skateboard-1/
How To Put Together a Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/SKHU/HT0U4416/FV0SKHUHT0U4416.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/SKHU/HT0U4416/FV0SKHUHT0U4416.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/SKHU/HT0U4416/FV0SKHUHT0U4416.SMALL.jpg cninow31 The following instructions and information will help you properly put together a skateboard. Whether you are putting together your first board, looking for suggestions or a refresher, you will find that these instructions will help accomplish the task.  Skateboard Parts You will first have to pic...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 13:38:11 PDT
Homemade Pontoon Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Pontoon-Boat/
Homemade Pontoon Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/FXH9/HT9B1CMA/FH2FXH9HT9B1CMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/FXH9/HT9B1CMA/FH2FXH9HT9B1CMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/FXH9/HT9B1CMA/FH2FXH9HT9B1CMA.SMALL.jpg Dr. Lazer Monkey UPDATE:  The canopy was too weak and a strong wind knocked it over, luckily I have some materials to build a new and improved one. This one will come with see though plastic curtains that we can use to block out the wind. I will buy a second hand gas motor, but keep the electric one as back up. I am...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 13:45:08 PDT
Cheap and easy bushcraft spare/survival blade. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-easy-bushcraft-sparesurvival-blade/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/7ASK/HT7P53XR/FVJ7ASKHT7P53XR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/7ASK/HT7P53XR/FVJ7ASKHT7P53XR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/7ASK/HT7P53XR/FVJ7ASKHT7P53XR.SMALL.jpg funkysod Hultafors knives are cheap and good (at least here in Sweden). They are gaining popularity in the bushcraft community. This is a small addition/mod I usually do to make them even more useful. You can expand on this idea and add even more features, such as: * Small fishing kit (hooks, line and sinker...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 08:19:23 PDT
Portable camp lantern holder made at Techshop Chandler http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-camp-lantern-holder-made-a-Techshop/
Portable camp lantern holder made at Techshop Chandler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/SYO7/HT8R4H10/FO3SYO7HT8R4H10.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/SYO7/HT8R4H10/FO3SYO7HT8R4H10.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/SYO7/HT8R4H10/FO3SYO7HT8R4H10.SMALL.jpg vectervp1 This is a simple lantern holder that I made to take camping. I wanted something portable, that would also not take up a lot of room to store or transport camping. Tools you will need: Drill and drill bits Hack saw Crescent wrench Philips screwdriver Tape measure Sharpie...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 12:12:38 PDT
Bike tool key set (MOD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-tool-key-set/
Bike tool key set (MOD) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/3RGJ/HT3E05SD/FEP3RGJHT3E05SD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/3RGJ/HT3E05SD/FEP3RGJHT3E05SD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/3RGJ/HT3E05SD/FEP3RGJHT3E05SD.SMALL.jpg stuartcom This is a guide on how to make your own flip out key set using a bike multi tool set kit Take off the tools Depending on how many keys you may have take off one side (or two) of the tools on the tool kit and check to see if the keys match up to the bolt that runs through it. If the keys don't ...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 12:10:55 PDT
How to make a "high-rider" Tall Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-high-rider-Tall-Bike/
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 17:53:56 PDT
Ultra-Portable Paracord Kit™ http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Portable-Paracord-Kit/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 00:06:11 PDT
survival flute http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-survival-flute/
survival flute - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/N39B/HT34U4DU/FM8N39BHT34U4DU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/N39B/HT34U4DU/FM8N39BHT34U4DU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/N39B/HT34U4DU/FM8N39BHT34U4DU.SMALL.jpg anders625 I would like to start by admitting that this is not my idea, the original came from this website , http://www.s2company.com/lab/index.php?topic=52.0 After finding this I was inspired to build my own for my 10th instructable. The one that the guy made required a pvc flute that you buy from a websi...
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 11:05:39 PDT
Paracord Bracelet Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Bracelet-Instructions/
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 09:55:48 PST
Riding a Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Riding-a-Motorcycle/
Riding a Motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/E0VP/GZUB3P2T/FPWE0VPGZUB3P2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/E0VP/GZUB3P2T/FPWE0VPGZUB3P2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/E0VP/GZUB3P2T/FPWE0VPGZUB3P2T.SMALL.jpg eeverett Riding a motorcycle is much more complex than driving a car. A rider must be very attentive to their surroundings and must have a level of physical coordination that is not required by a car. That being said, riding is a very enjoyable experience that I hope more people will discover. You will disco...
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Wed, 28 Mar 2012 07:30:25 PDT
Nest Box for Little Owl - for 'Old World' makers only http://www.instructables.com/id/Nest-Box-for-Little-Owl-Old-World-members-only/
Nest Box for Little Owl - for 'Old World' makers only - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/CQXI/HSUEM72M/FKSCQXIHSUEM72M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/CQXI/HSUEM72M/FKSCQXIHSUEM72M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/CQXI/HSUEM72M/FKSCQXIHSUEM72M.SMALL.jpg bricobart WARNING: Before you'll eagerly start to read and also to prevent you'll feel like cheated at the end I just want to warn everybody who doesn't live in Eurasia or North Africa that this nest box Instructable is custom design for the Little Owl (Athene noctua) - a tiny owl that only lives in that part...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:12:29 PDT
Large portable wood gasifier stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-portable-wood-gasifier-Campfire-in-a-can/
Large portable wood gasifier stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/NQN5/G4D61P0X/FSXNQN5G4D61P0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/NQN5/G4D61P0X/FSXNQN5G4D61P0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/NQN5/G4D61P0X/FSXNQN5G4D61P0X.SMALL.jpg KoffeeKommando My YouTube channel HERE *New* video of large gasifier operation HERE Poor man's large gasifier Instructible MIDGE small tin can gasifier Instructible ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- This is the documentation of my largest gasifier ex...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2010 13:19:18 PST
Bugout bag 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Bugout-bag-101/
Bugout bag 101 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/RYZF/HSRZJ7CV/F8BRYZFHSRZJ7CV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/RYZF/HSRZJ7CV/F8BRYZFHSRZJ7CV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/RYZF/HSRZJ7CV/F8BRYZFHSRZJ7CV.SMALL.jpg musicmaneman38 Let's start building that bag! Purchase a suitable pack. I got this one at wallyworld for $40.00. It's the big one. While you're at it... Grab a waist pack and some small packs as well. Turn around and look at the camping stuff. Get some 8hr candles, water purification tabs., mosquitoe vail, s...
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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 01:02:01 PDT
Automatic Shadow Detection Bike Tail Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Bike-Tail-Light/
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 10:27:06 PST
The Paper Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Paper-Skateboard/
The Paper Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/GCD0/HSNFZDH7/FN6GCD0HSNFZDH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/GCD0/HSNFZDH7/FN6GCD0HSNFZDH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/GCD0/HSNFZDH7/FN6GCD0HSNFZDH7.SMALL.jpg drac5290 This semester I am on exchange to Pitzer college in California, and the first thing that struck me about this place is how many people use skateboards (or something similar). I would say 1 in 3 people is rolling to class rather than walking. Seeing so many people skating around inspired me to bu...
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 18:22:22 PDT
Finding North Using A Watch (Northern Hemisphere) http://www.instructables.com/id/Finding-North-Using-A-Watch-Northern-Hemisphere/
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 01:56:15 PDT
How to Create a Downhill Skibike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Downhill-Skibike/
How to Create a Downhill Skibike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/DJRK/HSM524OH/F35DJRKHSM524OH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/DJRK/HSM524OH/F35DJRKHSM524OH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/DJRK/HSM524OH/F35DJRKHSM524OH.SMALL.jpg B4SEC4MP Living in a frigid northern climate enables its residents to enjoy snow for many months during the winter. For avid mountain bikers, that can hinder the amount of riding time on fast, packed dirt trails. Not wanting to be slowed by snow in the winter months, I set out to combine my passion for mount...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 22:59:02 PDT
Replacing Bike Tire and Tube on a Road Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Bike-Tire-and-Tube-on-a-Road-Bike/
Replacing Bike Tire and Tube on a Road Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/HRAN/GAA0X8TJ/FP3HRANGAA0X8TJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/HRAN/GAA0X8TJ/FP3HRANGAA0X8TJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/HRAN/GAA0X8TJ/FP3HRANGAA0X8TJ.SMALL.jpg F4L53 R34L1TY If you are an avid bike rider like myself, at some point in your riding career you will likely need to replace your bike tires and/or tubes. They have either popped while on a ride or just need to be replaced due to wear. With a few simple tools found around the house and about an hour of your time,...
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Thu, 17 Jun 2010 06:43:24 PDT
Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard/
Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/2KY2/HRCJZUCZ/FEQ2KY2HRCJZUCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/2KY2/HRCJZUCZ/FEQ2KY2HRCJZUCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/2KY2/HRCJZUCZ/FEQ2KY2HRCJZUCZ.SMALL.jpg Arzed1 Hello everyone ! After watching the movie "The secret life of Walter Mitty" I got really hyped on longboarding, so after a bit research and the conclusion that these boards are very expensive to buy, I simply decided to build my own. Following I have some pictures and explanations of the process, ...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 11:23:16 PST
Another Homebrew Bakfiets (or Cargo Bike, if you don't speak Dutch) http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Homebrew-Bakfiets-or-Cargo-Bike-if-you-don/
Another Homebrew Bakfiets (or Cargo Bike, if you don't speak Dutch) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/URMB/HR0AQ7WV/F3SURMBHR0AQ7WV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/URMB/HR0AQ7WV/F3SURMBHR0AQ7WV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/URMB/HR0AQ7WV/F3SURMBHR0AQ7WV.SMALL.jpg ranggapanji I ride bicycles. In a densely populated city like Jakarta where the traffic jams will never make sense, riding bicycle is the best way to go. Some might say riding bicycle in Jakarta's crazy traffic is insane, but let's keep that story for another time. Owning a bicycle shop means sometimes I have t...
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 06:58:06 PST
How to reuse paracord scraps http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-reuse-paracord-scraps/
How to reuse paracord scraps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/K79X/HSM524FO/FR1K79XHSM524FO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/K79X/HSM524FO/FR1K79XHSM524FO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/K79X/HSM524FO/FR1K79XHSM524FO.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Paracord Lovers,Ask any one who has ever worked with paracord that there is probably no accurate way to measure the exact length of paracord required to make something. That is the reason there will always be tons of paracord scrap. Ask a beginner like me, tons of the cord is wasted because of impro...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:09:35 PDT
Portable Paracord Work Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Paracord-Work-Station/
Portable Paracord Work Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/YODB/HS9Y8ZNQ/FB4YODBHS9Y8ZNQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/YODB/HS9Y8ZNQ/FB4YODBHS9Y8ZNQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/YODB/HS9Y8ZNQ/FB4YODBHS9Y8ZNQ.SMALL.jpg fkinney This is a portable work station for the growing craft of paracord. I have made numerous bracelets, collars, and other crafts all while working out of a central location. This box holds numerous colors of paracord, tools, and an assortment of buckles. I have worked with paracord for almost a year and...
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 21:44:39 PST
How to build an Igloo out of snow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-an-Igloo-out-of-snow/
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 17:47:36 PDT
Urban Hay Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Urban-Hay-Box/
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 04:11:02 PDT