Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - outside - survival - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:24:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 Survival Uses for Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Uses-for-Headphones/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 08:37:00 PDT
How to get rid of warts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-rid-of-warts-1/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:29:33 PDT
Solar Skillet http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Skillet/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:34:09 PDT
Survive in style (5) - DIY Aspirin http://www.instructables.com/id/Survive-in-style-5-DIY-Aspirin/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 12:59:17 PDT
Survive without style - the ultimate garbage bag shelter http://www.instructables.com/id/Survive-without-style-the-ultimate-garbage-bag-she/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 13:06:37 PDT
Emergency Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Stove/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:17:18 PDT
Survive in style (4) - free soap http://www.instructables.com/id/Survive-in-style-3-Free-Soap/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 14:30:44 PDT
Emergency SOS Beacon With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-SOS-Beacon-With-Arduino/
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 07:03:07 PDT
Waterproof Underground PVC Cache http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Underground-PVC-Cache/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 04:47:44 PDT
Mini Emergency Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Emergency-Survival-Kit/
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 02:24:34 PDT
Survive in style (3) - sun goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/Survive-in-style-3-sun-goggles/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 15:16:28 PDT
Survive in style (2) - 15 minute mug http://www.instructables.com/id/Survive-in-style-2-15-minute-mug/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 12:22:01 PDT
Adobe Poop Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Adobe-Poop-Oven/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 13:40:17 PDT
Survive in style (1) - softboiled eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-boil-eggs-with-birch-bark/
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 11:29:25 PDT
Altoids Tin Survival Kit V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-Survival-Kit-V2/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 11:19:57 PDT
Stick bark whistle http://www.instructables.com/id/Stick-bark-whistle/
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Sun, 31 May 2015 10:11:50 PDT
Laser-assisted takedown blowgun with bipod http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-assisted-takedown-blowgun-with-bipod-or-Ther/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 13:46:20 PDT
Disaster Preparedness (Ration Pack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Disaster-Preparedness-Ration-Pack/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 10:11:18 PDT
Disaster Preparedness (Gear Repair Kit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Disaster-Preparedness-Gear-Repair-Kit/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 08:16:50 PDT
Hurricane & Tropical Storm Preparedness A Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Hurricane-Tropical-Storm-Preparedness-A-Tutorial/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 10:13:34 PDT
Disaster Preparedness Kit! http://www.instructables.com/id/Desaster-Preparedness-Kit/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 20:26:17 PDT
Emergency Duct Tape Stash http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Duct-Tape-Stash/
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Tue, 12 May 2015 13:24:16 PDT
How to build an Efficient Hobo Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Efficient-HoboSurvival-Stove/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 17:29:55 PDT
Rim Charcoal Grill http://www.instructables.com/id/Rim-Charcoal-Grill/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 21:33:35 PDT
Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Survial-Kit/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 06:39:12 PDT
How to build an Amazing Hobo Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-an-Amazing-Hobo-Stove/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 18:27:39 PDT
Manual Chainsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Manual-Chainsaw/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:11:06 PDT
Off-Grid Washing Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-Grid-Washing-Machine/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:57:38 PDT
Let's make lamp oil together http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-make-lamp-oil-together/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:18:15 PDT
Family Survival and Preparedness http://www.instructables.com/id/Family-Survival-and-Preparedness/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 20:56:20 PDT
Combination Ergonomic Frame Pack, PVC Take-down Recurve Bow, and Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Combination-Ergonomic-Frame-Pack-PVC-Take-down-Rec/
Combination Ergonomic Frame Pack, PVC Take-down Recurve Bow, and Hammock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/IC58/I85QWOKD/FYMIC58I85QWOKD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/IC58/I85QWOKD/FYMIC58I85QWOKD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/IC58/I85QWOKD/FYMIC58I85QWOKD.SMALL.jpg handful of dust I don't know about you, but when the apocalypse hits I am unlikely to be in a bunker stocked with food, weapons, and entertainment. So I will have to travel to get to that bunker. Probably a very long way. I also don't want to carry a lot of extra gear. I want all my gear to serve multiple purposes ...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 10:23:41 PDT
The "Ultimate" Survival Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Survival-Tool/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 17:57:00 PDT
PVC Survival Crossbow http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Survival-Crossbow/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 09:43:44 PDT
Life Out There: Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-Out-There-Survival-Kit/
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 16:58:02 PDT
How To Make Coconut Oil From Scratch... http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Coconut-Oil-From-Scratch/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:20:12 PDT
Combat Ghillie Hoodie - For Airsoft, Hunting or Apocalypse... http://www.instructables.com/id/Combat-Ghillie-Hoodie-For-Airsoft-Hunting-or-Apoca/
Combat Ghillie Hoodie - For Airsoft, Hunting or Apocalypse... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/4LIK/I7VQTR90/FIP4LIKI7VQTR90.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/4LIK/I7VQTR90/FIP4LIKI7VQTR90.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/4LIK/I7VQTR90/FIP4LIKI7VQTR90.SMALL.jpg Digital Flame Having a lot of spare time, enjoying airsoft and making things, I wanted to create a Ghillie suit. However having a broken bolt action rife leaving me with just an automatic means that the game style I have to play involves running, ambushing and also wearing webbing. Not exactly what Ghillie suits ...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:44:18 PDT
How To Make Waterproof Matches http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Waterproof-Matches/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:59:08 PDT
5 Ways to Start a Fire, Using Water http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Ways-to-Start-a-Fire-Using-Water/
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By: The King of Random

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:37:34 PDT
How To Make A Bug Out Bag (B.O.B.) or Long Term Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Bug-Out-Bag-BOB-or-Long-Term-Surviva/
How To Make A Bug Out Bag (B.O.B.) or Long Term Survival Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/BN0J/I7W1WQHF/FGZBN0JI7W1WQHF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/BN0J/I7W1WQHF/FGZBN0JI7W1WQHF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/BN0J/I7W1WQHF/FGZBN0JI7W1WQHF.SMALL.jpg craze4legos Introduction In this instructable I will help you make your own personal Bug Out Bag or Bob for short. First off I should tell you what a bob is. A bob is a bag you put together so if an emergency happens you can get out of your house or car fast and get to a safe area. Or a bob can be used in...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:16:27 PDT
How to Make a Survival Camp Site in the Woods http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Survival-Camp-Site-in-the-Woods/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 12:02:32 PDT
Portable Off Grid Oven & Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Off-Grid-Oven-Stove/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:25:27 PDT
Easy Generator to Home Hook Up http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Generator-to-Home-Hook-Up/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:31:08 PDT
The Optimistic Mechanic's Bug Out Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Optimistic-Mechanics-Bug-Out-Bag/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 00:04:26 PDT
A Homemade Wood Gasifier To Keep You With Power After The Grid Fails http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Homemade-Wood-Gasifier-To-Keep-You-With-Power-Af/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 09:00:20 PDT
Survival Food Storage - The Plastic Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Food-Storage-The-Plastic-Bottle/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 18:45:04 PDT
How To Design A Zombie Response Vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Design-A-Zombie-Response-Vehicle/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 07:06:42 PDT
Aztec Split Pouch Sport/Hunting Stone Sling http://www.instructables.com/id/Aztec-Split-Pouch-SportHunting-Stone-Sling/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 11:39:42 PDT
Gamify Your Apocalypse Preparedness Training http://www.instructables.com/id/Gamify-Your-Apocalypse-Preparedness-Training/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 16:59:21 PDT
Charge Your Phone With a Candle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Charge-Your-Phone-With-a-Candle/
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 11:58:10 PST
The Ultimate Bug Out Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Bug-Out-Bag/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 10:25:53 PDT