Instructables: exploring - outside http://www.instructables.com Thu, 2 Oct 2014 01:22:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Sleek bicycle frame powerbank http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleek-bicycle-frame-powerbank/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 19:25:49 PDT
Flying Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Flying-Can/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 19:12:04 PDT
Backpacker's food-hanging line http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpackers-food-hanging-line/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 19:05:10 PDT
Paperclip Compass http://www.instructables.com/id/Paperclip-Compass/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 18:57:00 PDT
Lamar Van Dusen http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamar-Van-Dusen/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F55/M6UF/I0R11HDP/F55M6UFI0R11HDP.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F55/M6UF/I0R11HDP/F55M6UFI0R11HDP.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F55/M6UF/I0R11HDP/F55M6UFI0R11HDP.SMALL.jpg lamar van dusen Lamar Van Dusen : The environment consists of all terrestrial and marine biodiversity, that is to say all the animals and plants and the ecosystems in which they operate cash. These natural resources are essential to the life of the human race and the Earth. Green lizard Human activities degrade t...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 18:41:16 PDT
Starting a fire with a firesteel http://www.instructables.com/id/Start-a-fire-with-a-firesteel/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 13:19:25 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
Fire Starting http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Starting/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FYZ/O1GY/I0PZ4RNL/FYZO1GYI0PZ4RNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FYZ/O1GY/I0PZ4RNL/FYZO1GYI0PZ4RNL.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FYZ/O1GY/I0PZ4RNL/FYZO1GYI0PZ4RNL.SMALL.jpg TheALOwens Starting a fire with a firesteel Start a Fire With Chewing Gum! Use a Fresnel Lens to Start a Fire Start a Fire with Steel Wool and a Battery! Start a fire with air
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 08:32:44 PDT
longboard land paddle http://www.instructables.com/id/longboard-land-paddle/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:51:18 PDT
Boiling Fresh Crayfish - A Timeless Tradition http://www.instructables.com/id/Boiling-Fresh-Crayfish/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:21:30 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
Rubberband Fishing Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubberband-Fishing-Jig/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:07:22 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
How to Clean a Dove http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-a-Dove/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:55:19 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
How to make a pocket 20lb slingbow. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-pocket-20lb-slingbow/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:25:47 PDT
Light Brick v2 - light & phone mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Brick-v2-light-phone-mount/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:54:38 PDT
How to Skin a Squirrel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Skin-a-Squirrel/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:24:01 PDT
Changing A Tire http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-A-Tire/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:37:22 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
Unicycle Crossing Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Unicycle-Crossing-Sign/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 19:50:42 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
How to Shoot a Compound Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Shoot-a-Compound-Bow/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 11:10:51 PDT
How To Clean Your Boots. (winter) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-Your-Boots-winter/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:58:16 PDT
how to make a car kit http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-car-kit/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:02:13 PDT
Folding bed for car camping http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-bed-for-car-camping/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:34:20 PDT
Cross Country Skis http://www.instructables.com/id/Cross-Country-Skis-1/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:27:42 PDT
Bike Lock Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Lock-Sleeve/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 12:32:52 PDT
Weapons http://www.instructables.com/id/Weapons-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/MJMZ/I0HYUAPJ/FQTMJMZI0HYUAPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/MJMZ/I0HYUAPJ/FQTMJMZI0HYUAPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/MJMZ/I0HYUAPJ/FQTMJMZI0HYUAPJ.SMALL.jpg Diamond Dragon For making serious, heavy duty weapons for sports, hunting, or self defense, these are the best instructables I've found! Make a takedown bow from skis! How to make a bow and arrow--10 Steps Only How to make an arrow D.i.Y Arrow Red Oak Pyramid Bow Watermelon Smasher (Post-Apoc...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 12:07:17 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
Survival Kits: Revolution http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Kits-Revolution/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:16:52 PDT
Survival Stuff! http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Stuff/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/JAEZ/I0HYUB1C/FMXJAEZI0HYUB1C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/JAEZ/I0HYUB1C/FMXJAEZI0HYUB1C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/JAEZ/I0HYUB1C/FMXJAEZI0HYUB1C.SMALL.jpg Diamond Dragon Great tips, tricks, and how tos for staying alive outside! Boot Survival Kit Extract Clean, Drinkable Water From Plants Paracord Monster Cobra Crayandle Paiute Deadfall Trap Outdoor Survival Preparing for Natural Disasters. Survival Hardtack how to make a torch ...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:56:54 PDT
Build Your Own Atlatl http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Atlatl/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:39:04 PDT
Plant Fiber Cordage http://www.instructables.com/id/Plant-Fiber-Cordage/
Plant Fiber Cordage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/Z4WP/I0HYSLKS/F5UZ4WPI0HYSLKS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/Z4WP/I0HYSLKS/F5UZ4WPI0HYSLKS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/Z4WP/I0HYSLKS/F5UZ4WPI0HYSLKS.SMALL.jpg bmrtin I will show you how to make cordage from almost anything that can withstand twisting in case you ever find your self with out cordage and no store in sight. This could be used with other projects because the cordage here has a nice handmade look to it. The process is surprising easy so lets get st...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 05:40:08 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
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
A Successful Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Successful-Fire/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:18:48 PDT
How to make a fishing arrow. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-fishing-arrow/
How to make a fishing arrow. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/89MO/I0H8ZL29/F3U89MOI0H8ZL29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/89MO/I0H8ZL29/F3U89MOI0H8ZL29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/89MO/I0H8ZL29/F3U89MOI0H8ZL29.SMALL.jpg DIYWEAPONS Today I will be showing you how to make a fishing arrow out of very basic materials which can be used with a bow or sling bow to catch surface swimming fish such as alligator gar, carp, snake-heads, tench etc. This arrow is not compatible with the next sling-bow I will be posting, but when I get the...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 08:09:06 PDT
No Tool Build! Caveman Hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Tool-Build-Caveman-Hammer/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 20:45:02 PDT
Survival Bow and Arrow http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Bow-and-Arrow-1/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:46:05 PDT
Please Vote http://www.instructables.com/id/Please-Vote/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:01:12 PDT
Light Brick Mag-Lite mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Brick-bike-light-clamp/
Light Brick Mag-Lite mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/N03B/I0HYNYOE/FW1N03BI0HYNYOE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/N03B/I0HYNYOE/FW1N03BI0HYNYOE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/N03B/I0HYNYOE/FW1N03BI0HYNYOE.SMALL.jpg eXraycer I wanted to go for a ride tonight but my front flasher mount broke as I tightened up the screw. Ride cancelled but I needed to do something about a front light. Decided I'd look around the garage for a suitable substitute and found my Mag lite which I had already converted to LED with an IQ tail swi...
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:10:28 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
Stretchy Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Stretchy-Paracord-Bracelet-1/
Stretchy Paracord Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/ECEV/I0FFFPKD/F1VECEVI0FFFPKD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/ECEV/I0FFFPKD/F1VECEVI0FFFPKD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/ECEV/I0FFFPKD/F1VECEVI0FFFPKD.SMALL.jpg natdiamond Just a simple Cobra stitch or Solomon bar wrapped around a hairband. The weave itself is naturally expandable. When tied tight around a piece of Paracord, it's tight like a knot. But tied around a hairband, it opens and closes with the stretching of the hairband! You will need: 1- Elastic only Ha...
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 10:18:57 PDT
Make A Dress At Home Diy http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Dress-At-Home-Diy/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:41:30 PDT
How to Build a Proper Bug Out Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Propper-Bug-Out-Bag/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 02:41:25 PDT
Easy toe clips http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-toe-clips/
Easy toe clips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/1W0H/I0C94RZC/FOS1W0HI0C94RZC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/1W0H/I0C94RZC/FOS1W0HI0C94RZC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/1W0H/I0C94RZC/FOS1W0HI0C94RZC.SMALL.jpg clargent Toe clips are a convenient alternative to clipped pedals. Nobody wants to get all gussied up to ride down to the store or wherever. Only problem with toe clips, the hang upside down and they're nearly impossible to flip right side up. here's my (very cheap) solution. 3 zip ties is all it takes P...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:14:24 PDT
How to Throw a Tomahawk http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Throw-a-Tomahawk/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:38:02 PDT
How to make a simple air guns http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-simple-air-guns/
How to make a simple air guns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/3QZ7/I0C95GD0/FUK3QZ7I0C95GD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/3QZ7/I0C95GD0/FUK3QZ7I0C95GD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/3QZ7/I0C95GD0/FUK3QZ7I0C95GD0.SMALL.jpg zackz today I'm going to make a simple air gun that anyone can make The mount I just threw together a bunch of scrap wood I had laying around Valve this is a 1 inch threaded to snap in ball valves with 1 inch PVC, then 1 inch to half inch connectorwith half inch PVC connected Barrel attachments ...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:50:56 PDT