Instructables: exploring - workshop - water http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 May 2015 13:26:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 Paper Mache sculptures http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Mache-sculptures/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 22:30:11 PDT
Planta Rhei: everything flows. http://www.instructables.com/id/Planta-Rhei-everything-flows/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 08:52:44 PDT
Wash and Clean a Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wash-and-Clean-a-Motorcycle/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 19:35:11 PDT
Make Yourself an Olla (Oy-Uh!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Yourself-an-Olla-Oy-Uh/
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Tue, 12 May 2015 09:33:15 PDT
J.C.B. from syringes http://www.instructables.com/id/JCB-from-syringes/
J.C.B. from syringes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/8XVB/I9JR3JKR/F0O8XVBI9JR3JKR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/8XVB/I9JR3JKR/F0O8XVBI9JR3JKR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/8XVB/I9JR3JKR/F0O8XVBI9JR3JKR.SMALL.jpg sanyam jain after getting my prize in spring cleaning challenge I'm more enthusiasm.If you are looking for easy to make and techy, this is the right place for you. All the material used is cheap and easily available at pharmacists. Material required Supplies required- 10 ml syringes X 10 pipe (you can use t...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 08:03:33 PDT
Garden Plant Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Plant-Stand/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:43:57 PDT
Rain Barrel Stand and Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-Barrel-Stand-and-Installation/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:03:13 PDT
Bambong: Make A Bong Out Of Bamboo http://www.instructables.com/id/Bambong-Make-A-Bong-Out-Of-Bamboo/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:23:12 PDT
Luxury Shower - Under $60 http://www.instructables.com/id/Luxury-Shower-Under-60/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:45:48 PDT
Outdoor hot shower .... in the middle of nowhere http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-shower-in-the-middle-of-nowhere/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 06:45:55 PDT
Solar water filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-water-filter/
Solar water filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/3QO0/I6QD2ASO/FEG3QO0I6QD2ASO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/3QO0/I6QD2ASO/FEG3QO0I6QD2ASO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/3QO0/I6QD2ASO/FEG3QO0I6QD2ASO.SMALL.jpg azua_daniel In order to clean the water we can use filters, for this project we decided to use the solar power to clean it. The process of filtration is to put water into a closed box, then inside the box will be a recipient of water and finally put at the solar exposition. When it starts evaporating the water ...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 15:05:17 PST
Hookah http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Pipe/
Hookah - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/GJVE/I6HSE0ET/FMMGJVEI6HSE0ET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/GJVE/I6HSE0ET/FMMGJVEI6HSE0ET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/GJVE/I6HSE0ET/FMMGJVEI6HSE0ET.SMALL.jpg Nailujlam This is a tutorial to do a hookah, you can smoke tobacco or what you want to. What we need - A glass bottle - Conical nut •3/8 - Plastic hose •3 foot (we are going to look the smaller , we need to make sure to make the tightest space between the hose and the nut- Insulating tape- Coaxial conector...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 08:15:10 PST
Black And Decker Cooler Leaking-TEAR DOWN TO THE NOZZELS http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-And-Decker-Cooler-Leaking-TEAR-DOWN-TO-THE-N/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 02:22:39 PST
Simple planter water reservoir http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-planter-water-reservoir/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:07:02 PST
downspout generator http://www.instructables.com/id/downspout-generator/
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 14:12:42 PST
Cutting half vertically a PVC drum (fast method). http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-half-vertically-a-PVC-drum-fast-method/
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 08:43:32 PST
salt water energy http://www.instructables.com/id/salt-water-energy/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:24:14 PST
Cheap Drill Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Drill-Conversion/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:25:15 PST
Automatic Plant Watering Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Plant-Watering-Device/
Automatic Plant Watering Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/JNIS/I4PHKS5Q/FTAJNISI4PHKS5Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/JNIS/I4PHKS5Q/FTAJNISI4PHKS5Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/JNIS/I4PHKS5Q/FTAJNISI4PHKS5Q.SMALL.jpg JM1999 I recently had my hands on probably the oldest book I have ever touched, 1947, it was a gardening book.With the Indoor gardens contest I decided I might get a few useful tips, I am now disappointed that I didn't buy the book! It had sooooo many different tips and tricks on almost everything to do wi...
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 12:19:26 PST
Passive irrigation system sand filter from scrap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Passive-irrigation-system-sand-filter-from-scrap/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 10:43:36 PST
Hydroponic Wall Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydroponic-Wall-Unit/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:25:11 PST
The Wooden Whale of Woe http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wooden-Whale-of-Woe/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:11:42 PST
Balcony Gardener http://www.instructables.com/id/Balcony-Gardener/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 04:41:15 PST
Homemade Mini Nano Chiller 2 Peltier Fridge Frefrigerator Conditioner DIY GPU CPU Water Cooler Block http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Battery-Green-Power-Cordless-Drill-Home/
Homemade Mini Nano Chiller 2 Peltier Fridge Frefrigerator Conditioner DIY GPU CPU Water Cooler Block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/ICFZ/I3DQ3QBY/FOFICFZI3DQ3QBY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/ICFZ/I3DQ3QBY/FOFICFZI3DQ3QBY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/ICFZ/I3DQ3QBY/FOFICFZI3DQ3QBY.SMALL.jpg drillbattery123 Homemade Mini Nano Chiller 2 Peltier Fridge Frefrigerator Conditioner DIY GPU CPU Water Cooler Block
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 20:15:50 PST
DIY Water Pump with cover http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Water-Pump-with-cover/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 10:40:19 PST
Water injection to save fuel http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-injection-to-save-fuel/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:05:06 PST
Aquaponics on a recycled water tank with a little bit of new http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquaponics-on-a-recycled-water-tank-with-a-little-/
Aquaponics on a recycled water tank with a little bit of new - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/UHVK/I0HYP1C8/FW8UHVKI0HYP1C8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/UHVK/I0HYP1C8/FW8UHVKI0HYP1C8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/UHVK/I0HYP1C8/FW8UHVKI0HYP1C8.SMALL.jpg Graham L Firstly my thanks must go to all the "Instructablee's" out thereWithout your ideas, designs and inspiration we would be in a very bleak and boring world.THANK YOU to Instructables, for without their foresite for this website, we would all be playing in the dark.For this instructable I had inspirati...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:30:40 PDT
Aquaponics and Hydroponics GL Aquaponic Interlocking Raft System (GLAIRS) http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquaponics-and-Hydroponics-GL-Aquaponic-Iinterlock/
Aquaponics and Hydroponics GL Aquaponic Interlocking Raft System (GLAIRS) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/SJX5/I11YVMFU/FFUSJX5I11YVMFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/SJX5/I11YVMFU/FFUSJX5I11YVMFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/SJX5/I11YVMFU/FFUSJX5I11YVMFU.SMALL.jpg Graham L I have long been facinated by growing plants on water where fish are present. I started with the floating veggie raft on our fish pond and for over a year I had been looking for a system that was easy, interlocking, and that could obviously float. After many hours of internet research I came up wit...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:26:02 PDT
The poor mans aquaponic system http://www.instructables.com/id/The-poor-mans-aquaponic-system/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:43:34 PDT
back yard fountain http://www.instructables.com/id/back-yard-fountain/
back yard fountain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/U8KD/HZ6T8KCD/FUDU8KDHZ6T8KCD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/U8KD/HZ6T8KCD/FUDU8KDHZ6T8KCD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/U8KD/HZ6T8KCD/FUDU8KDHZ6T8KCD.SMALL.jpg hobogato A local store had these cool ceramic pots on sale, so Ii decided to make a fountain. finished fountain. If I were to redo this project, I would have picked a slightly larger pot to prevent splashout. my solution for this one was to place ferns in pots around the fountain - they love the constant ti...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 15:06:40 PDT
Bury your Gutter Downspouts http://www.instructables.com/id/Bury-your-Gutter-Downspouts/
Bury your Gutter Downspouts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/V72W/HYY8JIX2/FUQV72WHYY8JIX2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/V72W/HYY8JIX2/FUQV72WHYY8JIX2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/V72W/HYY8JIX2/FUQV72WHYY8JIX2.SMALL.jpg ndretka There's plenty of information on how to install gutters, including:http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Gutters/I wanted to make this Instructable to show how I hid my gutter downspouts. It took about two full days of work. Parts were pretty cheap, I think total cost was only about $100....
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 07:53:22 PDT
Watermelon Floating Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Watermelon-Floating-Lanterns/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 16:32:26 PDT
Rain Tank- From paper to reality http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-Tank-From-paper-to-reality/
Rain Tank- From paper to reality - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/93A3/HXZFV0GP/F8H93A3HXZFV0GP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/93A3/HXZFV0GP/F8H93A3HXZFV0GP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/93A3/HXZFV0GP/F8H93A3HXZFV0GP.SMALL.jpg dertuysa It started with some simple data collecting after I moved into my current house. After realizing the amount of rain that was being wasted (mainly under my house) I had to act. I sketched a few rudimentary ideas on a napkin at work but soon became distracted by life (a few kids, leveling the house, a...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 13:50:43 PDT
Concrete Bed Risers http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Bed-Risers/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:55:39 PDT
Simple Water Pump Protection Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Pump-Protection-Switch/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:20:38 PDT
Garage Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Cooler/
Garage Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/8E6K/HWXLFV3O/F0E8E6KHWXLFV3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/8E6K/HWXLFV3O/F0E8E6KHWXLFV3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/8E6K/HWXLFV3O/F0E8E6KHWXLFV3O.SMALL.jpg fpayton1 If you want to work in your garage during hot summers, then this is the project for you. Today I made my own NFL style Swamp cooler so I could get stuff done when it's a 110 degrees in the garage. This is my first instructable by the way. CREATE A BASE Using some scrap wood laying around the gar...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 22:06:19 PDT
Seed Starter Pots for Free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Seed-Starter-Pots-for-Free/
Seed Starter Pots for Free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/FBUJ/HWWNLWT7/FT0FBUJHWWNLWT7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/FBUJ/HWWNLWT7/FT0FBUJHWWNLWT7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/FBUJ/HWWNLWT7/FT0FBUJHWWNLWT7.SMALL.jpg sajjad786 This instructable is my entry for the green design contest. In this instructable I'll show you how to create two seed starting pots by up-cycling a water bottle. Most of us use these kind of water bottles quite often and toss them without thinking even for a second that these can be reused. It is ...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:32:49 PDT
Drip installation DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Drip-installation-DIY/
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:41:03 PDT
DIY: Skimboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Skimboard/
DIY: Skimboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/OO6T/HWNUIJV5/F1UOO6THWNUIJV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/OO6T/HWNUIJV5/F1UOO6THWNUIJV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/OO6T/HWNUIJV5/F1UOO6THWNUIJV5.SMALL.jpg BenjiDaa I saw a skimboard at a shop near the beach one day, and I thought, "You know I could make something like that!" Guess what I did, I came home, found some wood, and started hauling away at making a skimboard.This skimboard isn't too hard to make, and the cost is relatively low. Give it a nice paint j...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 23:08:25 PDT
Gravity Fed Self Watering Homemade Earth bucket http://www.instructables.com/id/Gravity-Fed-Self-Watering-Homemade-Earth-bucket/
Gravity Fed Self Watering Homemade Earth bucket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/YIEQ/HWMYEA57/FE0YIEQHWMYEA57.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/YIEQ/HWMYEA57/FE0YIEQHWMYEA57.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/YIEQ/HWMYEA57/FE0YIEQHWMYEA57.SMALL.jpg xotan135 This is an idea I saw from another user. They used a plumbing ballcock mechanism to make it function. When I started crafting, I wondered if their might be an easier way to facilitate auto watering instead of having to do all the cutting and using all the adhesive that was needed to modify a float v...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 21:43:58 PDT
Solar water BBQ with our annual Water Parabola http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-water-BBQ-with-our-annual-Water-Parabola/
Solar water BBQ with our annual Water Parabola - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/3H6W/HVZHYQVP/F4D3H6WHVZHYQVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/3H6W/HVZHYQVP/F4D3H6WHVZHYQVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/3H6W/HVZHYQVP/F4D3H6WHVZHYQVP.SMALL.jpg GREENPOWERSCIENCE Adding water to a super thick piece of vinyl creates a very power water lens concentrating sunlight to over 800 degrees fahrenheit. This long focal length is perfect for ground level cooking. There is also a VERY simple Dutch oven DIY out of two cast iron skillets.Because the water is level, this on...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 17:03:48 PDT
fountain http://www.instructables.com/id/fountain/
fountain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/ZRXV/HVXBTBL5/FTOZRXVHVXBTBL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/ZRXV/HVXBTBL5/FTOZRXVHVXBTBL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/ZRXV/HVXBTBL5/FTOZRXVHVXBTBL5.SMALL.jpg ywaran blueprint pvc pipe can u used
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 20:39:02 PDT
Self Watering Bucket Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Watering-Bucket-Planter-1/
Self Watering Bucket Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/C7FF/HVJDXZZI/F1CC7FFHVJDXZZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/C7FF/HVJDXZZI/F1CC7FFHVJDXZZI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/C7FF/HVJDXZZI/F1CC7FFHVJDXZZI.SMALL.jpg taweili This system is developed for rooftop community garden in Shanghai. The goal here is to create a self watering planter that:1. Easy to build without hard to get specialized materials 2. Doesn't need complicated tool3. Can filter water coming out of the bucket so it doesn't dirty up the roof Cut Th...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 06:34:08 PDT
Efficient Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Efficient-Water-Pump/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 10:29:03 PDT
How To Make A Rotary Powered Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Rotary-Powered-Pump/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 13:43:18 PDT
Solar Power Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Power-Plant/
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Wed, 14 May 2014 00:12:12 PDT
DIY kiteboard/wakeskate/longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-kiteboardwakeskatelongboard/
DIY kiteboard/wakeskate/longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/51H4/HU844OYJ/FKK51H4HU844OYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/51H4/HU844OYJ/FKK51H4HU844OYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/51H4/HU844OYJ/FKK51H4HU844OYJ.SMALL.jpg sabladask DIY kiteboard/wakeskate/longboard This isnstructable will contain information on how to build a kiteboard, the same building method can also be used to make several other boards(wakeboard, skateboard, wakeskate etc.). Materials needed: Epoxy resin Wood (with few knots) Hardwood, (cumaj...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 02:57:43 PDT
Energy Efficiency of Bringing Water to the Boil http://www.instructables.com/id/Energy-Efficiency-of-Bringing-Water-to-the-Boil/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:06:38 PDT
Diapers Help Your Plants Grow! http://www.instructables.com/id/Diapers-Help-Your-Plants-Grow/
Diapers Help Your Plants Grow! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/8FVU/HN6BVUXZ/FN88FVUHN6BVUXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/8FVU/HN6BVUXZ/FN88FVUHN6BVUXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/8FVU/HN6BVUXZ/FN88FVUHN6BVUXZ.SMALL.jpg The King of Random Wait .. Diapers?  How do those help your plants?  Trust me, it's probably not what you're thinking. Watch the Video! NOTE:  The results, depictions and claims portrayed in this video are based on the limited experiences I had to test ideas prior to production.  All information is belie...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 07:25:36 PDT
Digging your own working garden or homestead well. http://www.instructables.com/id/Digging-your-own-working-garden-or-homestead-well/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/872R/HTMNNCDE/F2I872RHTMNNCDE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/872R/HTMNNCDE/F2I872RHTMNNCDE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/872R/HTMNNCDE/F2I872RHTMNNCDE.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios Nothing is quite as basic for your homestead or your garden than the need for water.  This simple resource was essential for survival on the farm.  Not much has changed.  Despite having water piped to most of our homes the tools and skills necessary to get at the water beneath your feet are still im...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 16:13:11 PDT