Instructables: exploring - play - game - featured Wed, 7 Dec 2016 09:06:29 PST BLOX v1.01 Portable TicTacToe Game
Portable TicTacToe Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this Instructable I'm going to show you how to make a wooden Tic Tac Toe Board game that can be easily stored in a bag in order to be played during your travels. The objective of this project was to make it portable (compact and small), easily accessible (no boxes and cases), and wit...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 13:04:25 PST
Rainbow Run: A Competitive Learning System
Rainbow Run: A Competitive Learning System - More DIY How To Projects]]> Team404 Rainbow Run was developed to provide an interactive learning system that combined physical and mental activity in a fun and engaging way. The system was designed to encourage participants to be physically active and competitive, while at the same time learning information through repetition. Physica...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 05:30:15 PST
Interactive Glue Chess pieces
Interactive Glue Chess pieces - More DIY How To Projects]]> abhinavsikharam HI Guys !!! I like to play chess as most of us do...though the game is all about critical thinking and analyzing it is rather an interesting game every one should try, but at times it gets boring :P. So, one day I was thinking of how can I make this game interesting to kids as well as adults..... So...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:29:00 PST
Let’s Make a Collaborative, Hands-On Geometry Game!
Let’s Make a Collaborative, Hands-On Geometry Game! - More DIY How To Projects]]> geometryplay In a graduate-level class about constructionism, we designed a collaborative game for geometry topics related to line segments and angles. Here are the steps for making a collaborative, hands-on game. What Will I Need? You will need: A specific learning objective At least eight weighted blocks ...
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:06:20 PST
Creating Your Own Board Game
Creating Your Own Board Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> nkschlosser Board games have been stretching the creativity, strategy, and luck of both children and adults since time immemorial – even in the days of Egypt, the board game Senet entertained Pharaohs in their spare time (Attia, 2016). Just as satisfying as playing a well-crafted board game, however, is creatin...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:19:59 PDT
Simple PS4 Controller Dock
Simple PS4 Controller Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> kokpat This ib can be done by every people. U can get two different size of metal right angle irons and using a zip tie to make a "J-shape" structure.As u seen in the photo, find a furniture that made of wood (or iron with magnet), and install it.This design is simple and adjustable (using only one screw m...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 18:21:05 PDT
How to make Cardboard Figurines/Game pieces
How to make Cardboard Figurines/Game pieces - More DIY How To Projects]]> SteveDaSteve Ever tired of playing those plastic gingerbread men from Candyland? Or the kids in Chutes and Ladders? Here is the solution! With these custom cardboard figures, you can play virtually anybody! These are simple and quick to make with materials found at home! Gather Materials First, the list of ma...
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 20:03:55 PDT
Lego Box Puzzle
Lego Box Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cdog2897 Hello everybody! In this instructable I will show you how to make a box puzzle out of Legos. It is actually very easy to make, and it is a fun project to make when you are bored.To complete the puzzle, you have to put all the pieces of the puzzle into the box. This might seem simple, however, there ...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 17:29:19 PDT
Tower of Hanoi
Tower of Hanoi - More DIY How To Projects]]> joleothetall I was first introduced to this puzzle by my wife's grandmother. The way I recall it is that we were sitting, talking for a while and she just sort of randomly got up, went to the shelf, and brought back this strange looking wooden thing. "Figure it out," she said. "All the pieces have to make it to ...
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Fri, 9 Sep 2016 09:46:18 PDT
Sliding Tile Puzzle
Sliding Tile Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cdog2897 This puzzle is one of my favorites. I had a store bought one and it was super fun to play with, until... I lost the pieces for the puzzle. So I said to myself, "What if I made a new one?" Well that's what I did, and I will share it with you guys in the following steps.But first, what is the goal of ...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 19:00:58 PDT
Giant Wooden Connect Four
Giant Wooden Connect Four - More DIY How To Projects]]> n1cod3mus I was asked if I could make a Giant Connect Four to have in the garden, as a maker I said "sure I can do that"I looked around online at what could be bought on places such as eBay and though I could find giant versions of the game most of them are plastic and foam and looked very cheap. I decided to...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 05:37:39 PDT
PUZZLING MAZE - More DIY How To Projects]]> prasi05 who doesn't love puzzles in this world??? Well, my childhood was awesome because of this small small puzzles like crossword, putting pieces together to form a picture, sliding puzzles, riddles and what not... but the most fascinating and most exciting puzzle for me was maze... it still fascinates me...
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:26:24 PDT
Nail Balance Puzzle!
Nail Balance Puzzle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cdog2897 Can you figure this puzzle out? Your goal: balance 14 nails onto one nail. This tough brain game is possible, but it is very hard and it requires lots of thinking. Just in case you are dying to know how to do it, at the end of this instructable I will tell you how. However, first I'll show you how t...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:03:34 PDT
The Game of Valhalla
The Game of Valhalla - More DIY How To Projects]]> Swansong Valhalla is the Norse version of the game Senet, which spread from Egypt to Greece, then to Rome and finally ending up in medieval Scandinavia. Valhalla is both a game of chance and of strategy in which players must face and overcome physical obtacles, attacks by their opponents, and the whims ...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 22:59:46 PDT
4DOX (Four-dimensional Noughts & Crosses)
4DOX (Four-dimensional Noughts & Crosses) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kiteman Are flat board games too old-school?Do three-dimensional moves not tax your brain enough?Do you want to out-geek your friends?Time to take noughts and crosses ("tic-tac-toe" for our colonial cousins) into not just three dimensions, but four.Four-dimensional noughts and crosses.I call it "4DOX" for s...
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 05:04:01 PDT
D&D Dice Tray
D&D Dice Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kiteman Having made a dice tower, I decided to make a matching tray to stop dice skittering all over the table.It can be used on its own, but I have made this to exactly fit the tower.I've also taken the opportunity to play with lasering to make an inlaid pattern in felt. Needful things As well as your c...
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 09:16:36 PDT
Pinnöppel - More DIY How To Projects]]> rbicher Pinnöppel is a simple but funny german game. Material and Tools You need: - A wooden box- Round timbers (1m long, 1,8 cm thick)- Wood panel- glue- saw- sandpaper- a drill (2 cm thick)- permanent maker- dice - boiled linseed oil (if you want) The Pinnöppel First the round timbers are sawed to...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 13:19:28 PDT
NES Zelda II Cartridge Battery Holder Install. Cheap, Easy, & Neat.
NES Zelda II Cartridge Battery Holder Install. Cheap, Easy, & Neat. - More DIY How To Projects]]> Nesmaniac Recently I've been getting back into playing old NES games. Zelda II is a game I've never played much & after reading about what an awesome game it actually is and watching gameplay videos on youtube I decided it was time to start the quest. I got one of my old Zelda II carts out & popped it in my n...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:30:03 PDT
Fly Harry, FLY
Fly Harry, FLY - More DIY How To Projects]]> inventy Make Harry Potter fly through the sky with your magic wand and play Quiddidch with friends. With this intrucable you'll be making: a launch wand, a flying Harry on a broom, a couple of quaffles, a snitch and three golden game loops. Great to play outside in the park or garden.The game: try to launch...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:45:10 PDT
Giant Jenga
Giant Jenga - More DIY How To Projects]]> unusual architect Everyone has that kid inside of them that they want to let loose! You can do it by making yourself your very own Giant Jenga! Buy or Find Wood First you will have to find the wood that you need for your Giant Jenga set. I was lucky enough to have some top choice 2x4 studs lying around and did not...
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:11:56 PDT
Star Wars Catan
Star Wars Catan - More DIY How To Projects]]> DannyMcMurray A long time ago in a galaxy far far away... Star Wars Catan existed.Unfortunately not here on Earth, so I decided to create one myself...I designed the look of the cards, tiles and SW Catan logo, however the actual artwork on the cards was mostly gathered online. Along with all the templates you'll...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 20:32:34 PDT
Starkiller Base Game Play Set Scratch Built
Starkiller Base Game Play Set Scratch Built - More DIY How To Projects]]> RC Lover san I'm a Star Wars fan (since 1977)... who just wants to have fun...and this is my scratch built version of the Starkiller Base. Nobody has created a game like this, yet... so, here it is! There are millions of mini/micro/nano drones out there and not even one decent game to play with.This is my 3rd pl...
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Wed, 6 Jul 2016 06:21:53 PDT
Balance Battle!
Balance Battle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> alfem First at all: if you have not seen people playing Johan Sebastian Joust, you shoud take a look on videos about that game.Friends from BQ invited me to join a JSJ match. It was a really fun and awesome game, BUT you need a videoconsole and a bunch of remotes to play. You can find another version usin...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 07:53:05 PDT
Basketball net
Basketball net - More DIY How To Projects]]> milankoster You know the little indoor basketball nets, which we all had back in the days?. We practice our throw when we actually needed to spend time on doing some homework. I'm planning to make one, not a ordinary one but one with fancy lights and solid structures.The idea is to make the baksteball ring and ...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 06:44:13 PDT
Wooden game points counter
Wooden game points counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> Luk--- Here's a device I made with a laser cutting machine. It is intended to count points for any game. Those models have two cylinders but the principle is the same to make a three cylinders counter. Pieces after cutting Here are the pieces. To ensure that each number will stay in place and move from ...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 12:01:30 PDT
The Dark Crystal Geocache
The Dark Crystal Geocache - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dwarf Exploder This was a very adhoc project, constructed over many months only spending small amounts of time on it here and there. I didn't have any grand plan on what the final product would look like as I was making it but I tried to limit the project to only materials found around the house. The main material...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 21:54:28 PDT
Zombie Geocache 3
Zombie Geocache 3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dwarf Exploder This build is very similar to my first Zombie Geocache ( time I wanted to make a Zombie that was tied to a tree and which you could reach inside and pull the heart out, inspired somewhat my 'Temple of Doom'.Materials:PVC pipe and cementExpanding ...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 00:08:22 PDT
Laser Cut Plinko Game
Laser Cut Plinko Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> ModMischief My partner and I built this Plinko game for a charity golf tournament. Players in the tournament had a chance to play for an advantage, like a free mulligan or moving their ball closer to the hole. Beyond the golf course, our son really enjoys watching the puck plink down the board, and we have plan...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 17:59:48 PDT
In Under 3 Minutes, Go Indoor Fishing: the Grab a Crab Game!
In Under 3 Minutes, Go Indoor Fishing: the Grab a Crab Game! - More DIY How To Projects]]> samlabs Build the game of your dreams and become a fishing queen (..or king of course)! Assemble Your Materials Firstly as always, you'll need your materials. 1. Grab some paint and a big area. 2. Scissors, cups, some markers and wire will make things get serious! Give Your Catch an Expression Not ...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 13:12:18 PDT
DIY Water Bombs (using sponges)
DIY Water Bombs (using sponges) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ehlers_TV Today I'll show you how to make sponge water bombs.Watch my YouTube Video here: DIY Water Bombs (using sponges) Sponge water bombs are a great alternative to water balloons.....and you'll use less water and no messy balloon bits to pick up. You can use them anywhere. In the playroom, in the garden, ...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 14:37:22 PDT
Self-resettable table-top bowling game (D4E1)
Self-resettable table-top bowling game (D4E1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Thomas_V We are two students Industrial Design at the University of Ghent campus Kortrijk and one student Occupational Therapy at the Howest. In the context of a Design For (Every) One program (D4E1), we did a co-creation project with a 4 year old disabled toddler. He has a muscle disease, but is cognitive p...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 00:31:33 PDT
Giant Ant Geocache
Giant Ant Geocache - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dwarf Exploder Materials:Balloons x 3Plastic bags x 3Masking tapeExpanding foamPantyhoseIrrigation tubingIrrigation joins - right angle x 18, cross x 1, T-shape x 2Glow stick x 2Ping pong ball x 1Cable ties x 4Used medicine container x 1PVC pipe x 1PVC cementPaint - brown/blackClothRubber bands Building the body...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 17:44:55 PDT
Hand Made Dominoes!
Hand Made Dominoes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> voiceoverbob today... we will do our best to make dominoes by hand.preface: I've never done this before...ever. in fact, i would probably say I'm more confident to go bungee jumping than i was about this project.i don't have the proper tools...ever. i figure it out as i go. the monkeys in my head work the gas pe...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 06:45:51 PDT
k'nex Foosball Table Instructions
k'nex Foosball Table Instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> www139 Hello! As promised, here are the instructions for the knex foosball table! This foosball table is very complicated to build, so pay very very very close attention to the pictures and image notes! Otherwise something may go very wrong. Anyhow, feel free to look at the pictures above and watch the v...
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Sun, 8 May 2016 07:26:53 PDT
How to Make Your Game
How to Make Your Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> EmmettO Do you have the urge to make your own tabletop game? Do you have an idea that you've always wanted to try or are you full of ideas for games but aren't sure where to start? Would you like it to be good enough that your family and friends will want to play it? Table top games seem simple enough, but ...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:35:47 PDT
Repaint a PS2 Controller
Repaint a PS2 Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Nerd Lab Ah, the Playstation 2, the first console I had as a child. The Playstation 2 holds the title as the best selling video game console of all time, deserving that title as it holds many classics from Ratchet and Clank to Grand Theft Auto. Released on March 4, 2000, the Playstation 2 lives joyfully in m...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 18:04:31 PDT
Laser Cut Card Game Box
Laser Cut Card Game Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jozarth Card games are great. Really fantastic. But you know what is not great at all a lot of the time? The boxes they come in. Especially the double tuck box. You know that monstrosity. The wide flat one with two decks next to each other and a divider that pretends like it will keep them separate. We all ...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 19:54:46 PDT
How to Win at Battleship!
How to Win at Battleship! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Meglymoo87 If you want to: Hide your ships better Guess your opponent's ship locations better Dominate and win the game....Then read on for tips and tricks. "You sunk my battleship" to my ears ;) Place Your Ships Like a Stealthy Pro In order to place your ships in the most ideal locations, consid...
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 10:14:48 PDT
Go/Baduk/Weiqi Game Board
Go/Baduk/Weiqi Game Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> ronnietucker If, like me, you were bitten by the Go bug during the AlphaGo/Lee Sedol matches then you'd want a Go board of your very own.I did consider buying one, as they're pretty cheap, but then I decided to try and make one.For this Instructable you'll need:a chunk of plywood (or wood of your choice)some sil...
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 07:25:53 PDT
Mini JAMMA Arcade Machine
Mini JAMMA Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> rbates4 The coveted Neo Geo MVS machine is one the best arcade cabinets ever made. Most video game enthusiasts would jump at the chance to own an original machine. However, the going rates of an actual 4-slot machine can be intimidating, not to mention the dedicated floor space needed to house this beast of...
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 07:07:04 PDT
How You Play Hearts - and Win!
How You Play Hearts - and Win! - More DIY How To Projects]]> zhenning10 This tutorial is for those who have a very basic understanding of the card-playing game Hearts. Ideally, if you are using this tutorial you have played Hearts at least once. This tutorial will begin by providing basic rules intended to be used as a refresher, which will be followed by a few strategi...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 17:26:25 PDT
4-Player Pedestal Arcade Cabinet for MAME
4-Player Pedestal Arcade Cabinet for MAME - More DIY How To Projects]]> severdhed This will show you how I constructed my 4 player MAME pedestal cabinet. There are a lot of things you may want to customize to your liking. I will show you how i made mine, you can feel free to tweak it to your liking. This houses a standard windows PC to run the MAME arcade emulator, and outputs t...
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 20:22:49 PDT
The NES Flash Drive
The NES Flash Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> vmathur3 Ever thought your pen drive was dreadfully boring? Wish you could add some sweet nostalgia to everyday computer use? Look no further!Using this fun (and super simple) method, you can turn any USB Drive into your own working 'NES Drive'. And that too, without having to open up a real controller!Bring...
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 07:34:25 PST
Barrel of Donkey Kong..
Barrel of Donkey Kong.. - More DIY How To Projects]]> mrønde Who are thowing barrel's Donkey Kong of course !!I got a silly idee with a old wiskey barrel we have in our house. (I have not been drinking all the wiskey my self :--))want to make a playable cocktailboard with the Donkey Kong game in a barrel Making of playfield I cutting out with jigsaw a shap...
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 05:40:44 PST
Handmade Non Toxic Wooden Memory Math Game
Handmade Non Toxic Wooden Memory Math Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> AmbientWares I'd wanted to try my hand at making a memory game out of wood for a long time. My original thought was to create a series of numbers 0-9 including basic math symbols. Fun and educational in one. I also wanted to try chemical free ways of staining and sealing. Supplies We Used 2 pieces of 1/4" ...
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 10:29:55 PST
"Infinite" snow farm!
"Infinite" snow farm! - More DIY How To Projects]]> FreePvp ANY BLOCKS WORK IN THIS TUTORIAL!This is the best way to farm snow!(Thumbnail made by me in photoshop cs6) The base Build a 3x3 area. (Any blocks work in this tutorial) The door, how tall this should be? Build 2 blocks up, place a door. and above the door should be 2 blocks. Lighting Only u...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 08:52:20 PST
Geocache Hacks: Beauty Shop
Geocache Hacks: Beauty Shop - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kd Franson If you're into scavenger hunts, treasure maps, venturing off your daily beaten path, and feminism, this instructable is for you! Here you will learn how to hack old makeup containers to be repurposed for geocaching. The concept behind choosing makeup containers is to not only salvage perfectly good ...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 20:02:38 PST
Puzzle Mascots
Puzzle Mascots - More DIY How To Projects]]> Lango84 After creating many mascot masks I wanted to challenge myself by utilizing the same techniques to create a series of interactive mascots.This idea came together as a submission for a festival in Montreal called Chromatic.The theme of the festival was 'Elevation', so my costumes were representative o...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 20:50:53 PST
Gameboy Macro
Gameboy Macro - More DIY How To Projects]]> terrorbyt3 I love the Gameboy Advance. It's the only system I've ever preordered and stood in line for. I love the form factor of the original model, with the controls on either side of the display. But I hate the fact that it's not back-lit and that it takes AA batteries. So when the owner of the local ga...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 21:04:59 PST
Basketball shooting game
Basketball shooting game - More DIY How To Projects]]> nilsbinnemans Hi there, basketball enthusiastEach new year's eve we gather with some friend at someone's place. We decided on buying presents which would not cost more than €5 and would be suitable for both men and women.Being 'the creative one' I was requested to make a game that would decide who could pick a ra...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 07:44:52 PST