Instructables: exploring - offbeat http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:19:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 Solo Ping Pong http://www.instructables.com/id/Solo-Ping-Pong/
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:45:59 PDT
Ease The Pain Of A Child Who Has Cancer 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ease-The-Pain-Of-A-Child-Who-Has-Cancer-2/
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:43:01 PDT
Swiss Army Machete: Zombie Defense Multi-tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Swiss-Army-Machete-Zombie-Defense-Multi-tool/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 21:17:25 PDT
How to Host an Instructables Build Night http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Host-an-Instructables-Build-Night/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:19:33 PDT
Cacophones- a Monstrous Mechanical Mashup http://www.instructables.com/id/Cacophones-a-Monstrous-Mechanical-Mashup/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 01:18:58 PDT
Counterweight Hanging Hammocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Counterweight-Hanging-Hammocks/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 05:49:27 PDT
Idaho Howitzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Idaho-Howitzer/
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 11:31:36 PDT
Faux Bamboo Trophy Antlers http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Bamboo-Trophy-Antlers/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 23:01:51 PDT
Crossbow Pistol http://www.instructables.com/id/Crossbow-Pistol/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 15:19:19 PDT
Sock poi http://www.instructables.com/id/Sock-poi-1/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 09:37:30 PDT
International Travel with only a Carry-On (and other tips) http://www.instructables.com/id/International-Travel-with-only-a-Carry-On-and-othe/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 18:44:05 PDT
Genius FUN! http://www.instructables.com/id/Genius-FUN/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/ZB1K/ID77MJSP/FFHZB1KID77MJSP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/ZB1K/ID77MJSP/FFHZB1KID77MJSP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/ZB1K/ID77MJSP/FFHZB1KID77MJSP.SMALL.jpg SoHa SMART null null Automatic Halloween Candy Dispenser Brain Board action figure lamp LEGO hands fit cables perfectly! Sand Digger: Made from Recycled Pallets Flux Capacitor - Back To The Future SADbot: the Seasonally Affected Drawing robot
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 08:22:53 PDT
Swiss Army Barbie http://www.instructables.com/id/Swiss-Army-Barbie/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 09:50:54 PDT
3D-ish Paper/aluminum Samurai Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-ish-Paperaluminum-Samurai-Knife/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 08:47:35 PDT
Power wheels glider http://www.instructables.com/id/power-wheles-glider/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:34:41 PDT
Terminator Foot Nut Cracker (revised) http://www.instructables.com/id/Terminator-Nut-Cracker/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:52:00 PDT
Make a Magnetic Bolt Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Magnetic-Bolt-Geocache/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 05:50:33 PDT
His and Hers Toothpaste http://www.instructables.com/id/His-and-Hers-Toothpaste/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:17:02 PDT
How to build and paint models and collect them. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-and-paint-models/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:19:27 PDT
Control line airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-line-airplane/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 13:03:52 PDT
Awsome DIY life size tardis http://www.instructables.com/id/Awsome-DIY-life-size-tardis/
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 05:15:47 PDT
Instant Axe aka Cell Phone Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/Instant-Axe/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 06:35:56 PDT
Instructables THE GAME http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-THE-GAME/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 13:26:20 PDT
Giant Bubble Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Bubble-Machine/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:02:22 PDT
Customizable PVC coin bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-PVC-coin-bank/
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 23:02:37 PDT
strange things http://www.instructables.com/id/strange-things/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/GWKN/IBYWZBQX/FBCGWKNIBYWZBQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/GWKN/IBYWZBQX/FBCGWKNIBYWZBQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/GWKN/IBYWZBQX/FBCGWKNIBYWZBQX.SMALL.jpg cff0055 random odds and ends null null null Collapsable Bowtop gypsy wagon Hidden compartment in a coin (with stuff you already have!) Make a Break Action Shotgun From Scratch! Destroy Any Device With EMP Jammer Navaja de llaves Stitched up lips - sfxmakeup Pocket Watch...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 16:02:23 PDT
Sealed Money Box with Peep Hole and Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Sealed-Money-Box-with-Peep-Hole-and-Light/
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 06:06:58 PDT
Keeping Up Appearances with Chindogu http://www.instructables.com/id/Keeping-Up-Appearances-with-Chindogu/
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 04:11:28 PDT
Messtival Games http://www.instructables.com/id/Messtival-Games/
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 14:59:35 PDT
DIY Kubb set http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kubb-set/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 09:45:08 PDT
Cracking Nuts Like A Plumber http://www.instructables.com/id/Cracking-Nuts-Like-A-Plumber/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 14:30:59 PDT
How to Paint ALL OF Cadillac Ranch! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Celebrate-4th-of-July-at-Cadillac-Ranch/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 13:37:35 PDT
31 Unusual Uses For Coconuts http://www.instructables.com/id/31-Unusual-Uses-For-Coconuts/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 14:08:18 PDT
Fast and Easy, PVC Kids Fort (for under $60) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-and-Easy-PVC-Kids-Fort-for-under-60/
Fast and Easy, PVC Kids Fort (for under $60) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/4ET4/IBJTL4VO/FLW4ET4IBJTL4VO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/4ET4/IBJTL4VO/FLW4ET4IBJTL4VO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/4ET4/IBJTL4VO/FLW4ET4IBJTL4VO.SMALL.jpg BKLaRue Who doesn't love a good fort? Whether they are built indoors or out, forts of all kinds are pretty much awesome. Especially when you're a kid!Recently, my 8 year old daughter asked me to build her a "Club House". A place outside, that she could go hang out, use for walking games, and maybe, just may...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:29:00 PDT
(Pier 9 AiR) How to make friends and skin things (an Instructable in two parts) (Part 1: making friends) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pier-9-AiR-How-to-make-friends-and-skin-things-an-/
(Pier 9 AiR) How to make friends and skin things (an Instructable in two parts) (Part 1: making friends) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/I4DG/IB22L3KU/FNNI4DGIB22L3KU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/I4DG/IB22L3KU/FNNI4DGIB22L3KU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/I4DG/IB22L3KU/FNNI4DGIB22L3KU.SMALL.jpg steflenk (if you are like, whatever this, I don't need any friends, take me to the dead things, head over to instructable 2.)This instructable is suitable for both beginners and advanced friends. I should mention that I am an experienced friend: I have friends in many lands, small, big, old, young, black ,wh...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 01:39:35 PDT
Space invaders marble run school fete game (and maths fun) http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-invaders-marble-run-school-fete-game-and-mat/
Space invaders marble run school fete game (and maths fun) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/BBU5/IATHPQJK/FEFBBU5IATHPQJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/BBU5/IATHPQJK/FEFBBU5IATHPQJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/BBU5/IATHPQJK/FEFBBU5IATHPQJK.SMALL.jpg anandaboffin This is a game we made for the school fete, using a recycled cardboard palette, drinks bottle tops, some party ice cream cups, spare card and lots of hot glue. The idea is like bagatelle (or pinball but without the flippers); you drop a marble at the top and its bounces down the obstacles to land in...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 07:28:10 PDT
Nuka-Cola Ring Toss http://www.instructables.com/id/Nuka-Cola-Ring-Toss/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 23:52:00 PDT
InstaMorph Magnetic Musical Marble Run http://www.instructables.com/id/InstaMorph-Magnetic-Musical-Marble-Run/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 17:46:31 PDT
Instamorph Fridge Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Instamorph-Fridge-Magnets/
Instamorph Fridge Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/W4DE/IAAWMIQI/FZDW4DEIAAWMIQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/W4DE/IAAWMIQI/FZDW4DEIAAWMIQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/W4DE/IAAWMIQI/FZDW4DEIAAWMIQI.SMALL.jpg ruarh Not sure what to do with your Instamorph? Need a cute craft?Why not make some refrigerator magnets?Lets do it! Gather Materials You're going to need some Instamorph.Instamorph is a plastic material that comes in pellet form. When you mix it into hot water it becomes malleable like taffy. Pull the...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 20:47:07 PDT
Secret Can Hiding Place http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Can-Hiding-Place/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 17:58:57 PDT
Hidden Compartment in a Shoe http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Compartment-in-a-Shoe/
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Thu, 28 May 2015 19:03:53 PDT
How NOT to Build an Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-NOT-to-Build-an-Airplane/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 20:15:09 PDT
Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/Slingshot-5/
Slingshot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/XK51/I9YRTURS/FTBXK51I9YRTURS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/XK51/I9YRTURS/FTBXK51I9YRTURS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/XK51/I9YRTURS/FTBXK51I9YRTURS.SMALL.jpg brysenwwe This is my custom slingshot I made from a few simple tools. I used a nerf foregrip as the handle and the forks are made of three 2x4 Legos that are epoxied together and then glued to the handle. After all of that I then took electrical tape and taped it all around the slingshot for a nice look and t...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 11:37:30 PDT
Compact Underground Secret Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Underground-Secret-Compartment/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 09:21:40 PDT
Rainbow Loom baby Groot http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Loom-baby-Groot/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 16:36:51 PDT
Hardware Store Bullwhip http://www.instructables.com/id/Hardware-Store-Bullwhip/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 18:36:02 PDT
mirake noix http://www.instructables.com/id/mirake-noix/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/VBV5/I9O1K3Z5/F5HVBV5I9O1K3Z5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/VBV5/I9O1K3Z5/F5HVBV5I9O1K3Z5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/VBV5/I9O1K3Z5/F5HVBV5I9O1K3Z5.SMALL.jpg A.A2 in queue for real izei shown... Antique book tablet case NeoPixel LED Headband Quick Fix Donuts Make Citrus Powder Golden (inside out) Geodes crystalzz
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Thu, 14 May 2015 16:05:34 PDT
Trash Can Riding http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-Can-Riding/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 10:51:43 PDT
Make a Puppet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Puppet-1/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:09:09 PDT
Taxidermy Moustache http://www.instructables.com/id/Taxidermy-Moustache/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 16:22:40 PDT