Instructables: exploring - play - sports - fun http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:35:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to make a Homemade Softball set with 2 Liter Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Homemade-Softball-set-with-2-Liter-B/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 07:32:01 PDT
Poison (basketball game) http://www.instructables.com/id/Poison-basketball-game/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 17:34:59 PDT
How To Ride A Unicycle... One Footed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Ride-A-Unicycle-One-Footed/
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Wed, 14 May 2014 07:44:33 PDT
How to make an awesome slip and slide and how to ride it by Just Make Lemonade http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-awesome-slip-and-slide-and-how-to-r/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/75EJ/HOUFWRLF/FR375EJHOUFWRLF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/75EJ/HOUFWRLF/FR375EJHOUFWRLF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/75EJ/HOUFWRLF/FR375EJHOUFWRLF.SMALL.jpg JustMakeLemonade 1) Find area that has potential (Downhill slope) 2) Assess for problems (Gradient of hill, tree's, obstacles, stones, glass) 3) Remove obstacles (Build big bend out of stakes and ply, Leaf blow area, remove stones and grass by hand, pad trees) 4) Put down tarpaulin (Lots) 5) Go to local shop and buy...
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Fri, 6 Dec 2013 07:53:39 PST
Easy Kids Golf Club http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Kids-Golf-Club/
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 20:15:28 PDT
Slackline Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Slackline-Stand/
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 06:34:56 PDT
DIY hand trainer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-hand-trainer/
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 03:12:18 PDT
My Homemade RC plane http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Homemade-RC-plane/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/TOYH/H5JVOOAI/F47TOYHH5JVOOAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/TOYH/H5JVOOAI/F47TOYHH5JVOOAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/TOYH/H5JVOOAI/F47TOYHH5JVOOAI.SMALL.jpg NXTHacker This is my homemade rc plane, it has an old silverlit battery pack and two motors. The body was broken into pieces but since its foam i fixed it with a piece of foam construction toy! It flies quite well:)
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Wed, 8 Aug 2012 11:46:40 PDT
Water-Balloon Tennis! 2012's newest summer sport! http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Balloon-Tennis-2012s-newest-summer-sport/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/85O1/H4DXIUPN/FS285O1H4DXIUPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/85O1/H4DXIUPN/FS285O1H4DXIUPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/85O1/H4DXIUPN/FS285O1H4DXIUPN.SMALL.jpg shadowfeet This summer has been unusually hot on the east coast, so to beat the heat I and my family, created a new game/sport to cool down. Introducing- Water-Balloon Tennis!! Perfect when you aren't quite in the mood for a water-balloon fight, and it's too hot to play real tennis.  Before Playing You'll Nee...
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Mon, 9 Jul 2012 18:15:06 PDT
Baseball practice pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Baseball-practice-pad/
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Fri, 8 Jul 2011 22:30:25 PDT
No-Experience-Necessary Board Breaking http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Experience-Necessary-Board-Breaking/
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Tue, 1 Dec 2009 13:56:28 PST
Mini Ice Bowling! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Ice-Bowling/
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Mon, 12 Oct 2009 11:05:40 PDT
Jackpot! A Football Game. http://www.instructables.com/id/Jackpot-A-Football-Game/
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Fri, 1 May 2009 12:33:35 PDT
Build a zip line out of reused or recyled materials. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-zip-line-out-of-reused-or-recyled-material/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2009 14:49:32 PST
building a zipline http://www.instructables.com/id/building-a-zipline/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2008 20:02:34 PST
Ripstik Mini Lacrosse Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Ripstik-Mini-Lacrosse-Ball/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2008 16:42:16 PDT
Slide Skates http://www.instructables.com/id/Slide-Skates/
Slide Skates - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/NF88/FJOH97Y4/FHBNF88FJOH97Y4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/NF88/FJOH97Y4/FHBNF88FJOH97Y4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/NF88/FJOH97Y4/FHBNF88FJOH97Y4.SMALL.jpg Zeppelin37BDF Hey everyone!I am going to show you how to make your very own pair of Slide Skates. Slide Skating is a new sport that I thought of. It allows the user to do really cool looking tricks like grinds, without having a lot of experience in extreme sports. I want to apologize for the quality of the pic...
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Sat, 9 Aug 2008 16:30:26 PDT
Sumo Soccer http://www.instructables.com/id/Sumo-Soccer/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2008 18:08:56 PDT
SPECIAL SUMO WRESTLING http://www.instructables.com/id/SPECIAL-SUMO-WRESTLING/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2008 23:14:19 PDT
Scooter Soccer http://www.instructables.com/id/Scooter-Soccer/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2008 20:12:26 PDT
Build an Ultra-Durable Jump Rope http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Durable-Jump-Rope/
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Mon, 7 Jan 2008 11:53:34 PST
Parkour http://www.instructables.com/id/Parkor/
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Sun, 23 Dec 2007 11:53:57 PST
Set-Up a Slackline http://www.instructables.com/id/Set-Up-a-Slackline/
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Sat, 21 Apr 2007 08:25:34 PDT