Instructables: exploring - offbeat http://www.instructables.com Sun, 5 Jul 2015 17:00:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 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 Celebrate 4th of July at 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/
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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/
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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/
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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
Make Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Kids/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/FMAM/I8FQR1FS/FQRFMAMI8FQR1FS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/FMAM/I8FQR1FS/FQRFMAMI8FQR1FS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/FMAM/I8FQR1FS/FQRFMAMI8FQR1FS.SMALL.jpg Recyclatech Projects to be made for kids. penny mario pixel art Super Tough Warbird Glider How to Make a Match Rocket Create a Storm Glass (Instrument For Weather Prediction) How to make a Jacob's Ladder (Spooky edition!) Sugru and Straws Marble Maze Magic Window Greeting Card Payd...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:31:48 PDT
Homemade slingbow http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-slingshot-3/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 08:58:38 PDT
Chalk Graffiti http://www.instructables.com/id/Chalk-Graffiti/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:55:31 PDT
Quick and Dirty Chalkboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Dirty-Chalkboard/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 11:24:45 PDT
STUMP drinking game http://www.instructables.com/id/STUMP-drinking-game/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:07:58 PDT
Hand-cricket http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-cricket/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 08:01:55 PDT
How to play Tree Catapult http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-Tree-Catapult/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:25:07 PDT
Comic Con Bingo http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Con-Bingo/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 10:33:00 PDT
Fire bubbles for holding and sharing! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-bubbles-for-holding-and-sharing/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 02:59:50 PDT
Big Trouble in Little China Drinking Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Trouble-in-Little-China-Drinking-Game/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 20:06:16 PDT
Tireball Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Tireball-Sculpture/
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By: seamster

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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 16:00:48 PDT
How To Play Hunted http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Play-Hunted/
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By: GideonH

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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:40:35 PDT
How To Play The Game. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Play-The-Game-3/
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By: JM1999

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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 10:26:23 PDT
Fallout Survival Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Fallout-Survival-Guide/
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By: Adika Briikase

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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 18:13:04 PST
Aromatherapy Fart: Laughter is the Best Medicine http://www.instructables.com/id/Aromatherapy-Fart-Laughter-is-the-Best-Medicine/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:35:25 PST
Ikea Chair Sled http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Chair-Sled/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:11:50 PST
How To Surprise Your Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Surprise-Your-Dog/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 13:42:59 PST
DIY SkyMall Zines http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SkyMall-Zines/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 08:23:38 PST
How to make a metal grappling hook without welding http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-metal-grappling-hook-without-welding/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:19:47 PST
DIY Pepper Spray http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pepper-Spray/
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By: Constructed

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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 09:40:44 PST
Paper Wolvie! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Wolvie/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 14:26:10 PST
Homemade Paddle, or, How to Make an Impression http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Paddle-or-How-to-Make-an-Impression/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 09:56:51 PST
unusual uses for condoms http://www.instructables.com/id/unusual-uses-for-condoms/
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By: mikeasaurus

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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 10:14:35 PST
POLYSTYRENE CUTTER http://www.instructables.com/id/POLYSTYRENE-CUTTER/
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 08:10:21 PST
MakeyMakey Build Night -- Target Practice http://www.instructables.com/id/MakeyMakey-Build-Night-Target-Practice/
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 09:23:08 PST
Cubicle Wars Crossbow http://www.instructables.com/id/Cubicle-Wars-Crossbow/
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 07:56:41 PST
Pirate Ship Playhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirate-Ship-Playhouse-1/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:30:31 PST
Bottle Vault http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Vault/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:08:52 PST
Throws darts using rubber bands http://www.instructables.com/id/Throws-darts-using-rubber-bands/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:31:53 PST
Shaving Can Safe (that still shoots foam!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Shaving-Can-Safe-that-still-shoots-foam/
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By: seamster

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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:30:16 PST