Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - outside - survival - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Apr 2016 02:24:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Storm Proof Survival Matches http://www.instructables.com/id/Storm-Proof-Survival-Matches/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:03:21 PDT
Easy and Simple Solar Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-Simple-Solar-Oven/
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 21:36:10 PDT
KP V-form fireplace, grill, skewer, all in one http://www.instructables.com/id/KP-V-form-Fireplace-Grill-Spice-All-in-One/
KP V-form fireplace, grill, skewer, all in one - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/U1JU/INI7UCC0/F1QU1JUINI7UCC0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/U1JU/INI7UCC0/F1QU1JUINI7UCC0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/U1JU/INI7UCC0/F1QU1JUINI7UCC0.SMALL.jpg KresimirPregernik As a hiker and fan of bush/wilderness/nature, I like to make fire and thus "have perfect TV“ during camp evenings.Also, my experience with fire on ground gave me an idea to make fire a little above ground, so as to get better combustion. Old Roman fire cast-iron grate was an initial starter to test ...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 05:18:43 PDT
Mini Project #15: Mini Alcohol Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Project-15-Mini-Alcohol-Stove/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 06:55:24 PDT
Effective Solar Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Effective-Solar-Oven/
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 09:29:36 PDT
Mini Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Survival-Kit-6/
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 20:35:21 PDT
Finding North direction and time by any bright star. http://www.instructables.com/id/Finding-North-Direction-and-Time-by-Any-Bright-Sta/
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 03:53:29 PDT
Organic Garden in Your Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Organic-Garden-in-Your-Garden/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 14:51:43 PDT
Shadow stick navigation and graph of Solar paths. http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Stick-Navigation-and-Graph-of-Solar-Paths/
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 04:17:59 PDT
Firekit http://www.instructables.com/id/Firekit/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 09:12:39 PDT
Budget Bug Out Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Budget-Bug-Out-Bag/
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Sun, 20 Mar 2016 23:04:56 PDT
Post-apocalyptic or emergency glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Post-apocalyptic-or-Emergency-Glasses/
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Sun, 20 Mar 2016 07:13:50 PDT
MP#14: Outdoor Paracord & Tape Organizer Mk.IV http://www.instructables.com/id/MP14-Outdoor-Paracord-Tape-Organizer-MkIV/
MP#14: Outdoor Paracord & Tape Organizer Mk.IV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/ENJ7/ILZG4EXP/FSBENJ7ILZG4EXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/ENJ7/ILZG4EXP/FSBENJ7ILZG4EXP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/ENJ7/ILZG4EXP/FSBENJ7ILZG4EXP.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community,this week I'm sharing with you a version of my favorite way to organize paracord (and duct tape) for outdoor use.When out and about I usually carry a good length of paracord (or similar strong line) as well as some duct tape. Both items can be used for nearly every task in...
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 13:14:26 PDT
How to Start a Fire With a 2X4 and Cotton Ball (Friction Fire) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Start-a-Fire-With-a-2X4-and-Cotton-Ball-Fri/
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 13:31:16 PDT
Disaster preparedness; Medical kit *Photos updated 9/5/15 http://www.instructables.com/id/Disaster-preparedness-Medical-kit/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 19:29:21 PDT
Faraday Cage Bucket http://www.instructables.com/id/Faraday-Cage-Bucket/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 20:27:42 PST
Outdoor MakeKit v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-MakeKit-V20/
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 01:53:16 PST
Char-cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Char-cloth/
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 08:24:50 PST
Super Super Simple Basics On Compass Work http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Super-Simple-Basics-on-Compass-Work/
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 18:58:20 PST
Make A Candle From Cheese http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Candle-From-Cheese/
Make A Candle From Cheese - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/XPTS/IL5I647B/F1DXPTSIL5I647B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/XPTS/IL5I647B/F1DXPTSIL5I647B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/XPTS/IL5I647B/F1DXPTSIL5I647B.SMALL.jpg Aperition So I found myself with a bit of spare time. Had a snack and figured I'd make an instructable. Get Some Cheese Purchase some popular snackable cheese, Remove Handy Cheese Opening Mechanism Locate and pull gently on one of the two tabs that are easily located on the cheese. Continue until the c...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 06:44:11 PST
How to Wax a Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wax-a-Jacket/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 06:14:25 PST
Battery + Gum Wrapper = Pyromania ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Gum-Wrapper-Pyromania-/
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 17:35:10 PST
Bug Out Bag MK1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Bug-Out-Bag-MK1/
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 11:35:34 PST
How to make a Spile(for collecting sap) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Spilefor-Collecting-Sap/
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 14:07:11 PST
The ultimate pot stand for a penny can stove!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Penny-Can-Stove-Pot-Stand/
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 09:46:32 PST
How to mount a GoPro to an M1A2 Abrams tank http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Mount-a-GoPro-to-an-M1A2-Abrams-Tank/
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 15:10:42 PST
Personal First Aid Kit for Hostile Environments http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-First-Aid-Kit-for-Hostile-Environments/
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 11:45:51 PST
Glow in the Dark Carabiner Keyring http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-Dark-Carabiner-Keyring/
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 08:34:35 PST
How to Design and Build a Trail http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-and-Build-a-Trail/
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 15:27:23 PST
Soft Hardtack That's Actually Edible http://www.instructables.com/id/Soft-Hardtack-Thats-Actually-Edible/
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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 12:24:25 PST
Selecting and using magnetic compasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Selecting-and-Using-a-Magnetic-Compasses/
Selecting and using magnetic compasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/HH47/IKMVANXC/F32HH47IKMVANXC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/HH47/IKMVANXC/F32HH47IKMVANXC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/HH47/IKMVANXC/F32HH47IKMVANXC.SMALL.jpg tonytran2015 by tonytran2015 (Melbourne, Australia).A magnetic compass uses the local magnetic field generated by the rotating core of the earth to give the rotational axis of the earth. The two directions are reasonably close. The magnetic compass is a secondary directional instrument to people who can observ...
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 02:41:30 PST
Quick Skills #5: How to tie Lashings - Pt.2 Diagonal Lashing http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-5-How-to-Tie-Lashings-Pt2-Diagonal-La/
Quick Skills #5: How to tie Lashings - Pt.2 Diagonal Lashing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/IBBT/IKH5ELOP/FCYIBBTIKH5ELOP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/IBBT/IKH5ELOP/FCYIBBTIKH5ELOP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/IBBT/IKH5ELOP/FCYIBBTIKH5ELOP.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi everyone,here is part two of the "How to tie Lashings" mini series. This time we will be looking at another basic lashing which can be used to tie poles at angles of around 45° together. The diagonal lashing can be used to create trestles as supporting elements of larger structures & frames in co...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:49:51 PST
Primitive Spear http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Spear/
Primitive Spear - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/T7VL/IK7C6YLH/FKOT7VLIK7C6YLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/T7VL/IK7C6YLH/FKOT7VLIK7C6YLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/T7VL/IK7C6YLH/FKOT7VLIK7C6YLH.SMALL.jpg J troyer This is a double sided spear tutorial which could save your life. It can be used to fish, hunt, and protect. Material All you need is a knife and cord (shoelace paracord ....) and some wilderness Finding A Tree You want a straight tree that fits comfortably in your hands. It can be small or b...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:12:51 PST
Ultra Lightweight GOPRO Wrist Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Lightweight-GOPRO-Wrist-Mount/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 19:23:59 PST
Homemade Alcohol Stoves http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Alcohol-Stoves/
Homemade Alcohol Stoves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/WCQ6/IKBFO5CY/FTJWCQ6IKBFO5CY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/WCQ6/IKBFO5CY/FTJWCQ6IKBFO5CY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/WCQ6/IKBFO5CY/FTJWCQ6IKBFO5CY.SMALL.jpg rodski I found that Alcohol stoves was very useful for backpackers because it's compact and portable.And i've seen lot's of instructables here and videos in youtube how to make one.,And i started to make one myself because i found it interesting how it works and i keep on making until i found what suits my...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 07:39:34 PST
Quick Skills #4: How to tie Lashings - Pt.1 Square Lashing http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-4-How-to-Tie-Lashings-Pt1-Square-Lash/
Quick Skills #4: How to tie Lashings - Pt.1 Square Lashing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/W0NY/IK8MWNJW/FKTW0NYIK8MWNJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/W0NY/IK8MWNJW/FKTW0NYIK8MWNJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/W0NY/IK8MWNJW/FKTW0NYIK8MWNJW.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi everyone,this week I decided to continue my Quick Skills series with a new mini series. Based on the previous videos & Instructables about Knots for Survival I'm going to show a number of different lashings for various survival, bush craft & general outdoor uses. The first part showcases the squa...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 14:23:51 PST
Salt Water Purifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Salt-Water-Purifier/
Salt Water Purifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/5CYI/IK2UZAOA/F8X5CYIIK2UZAOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/5CYI/IK2UZAOA/F8X5CYIIK2UZAOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/5CYI/IK2UZAOA/F8X5CYIIK2UZAOA.SMALL.jpg Eddie the Invemtor In this Instructable I will show you how to build a salt water purifier. When using this it will produce about a third of a cup of drinkable water an hour. Materials Metal canEmpty soda canAluminum foil2-3 ft of tubingRubber bandTowel / paper towelHot glue gunSizzors Now we will make the canis...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 19:22:43 PST
How To Make Your Shoes Waterproof http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Shoes-Waterproof/
How To Make Your Shoes Waterproof - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/SNLW/IK0F01WT/FYSSNLWIK0F01WT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/SNLW/IK0F01WT/FYSSNLWIK0F01WT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/SNLW/IK0F01WT/FYSSNLWIK0F01WT.SMALL.jpg ImanuelEzra567 If the weather is rainy,and you're outside the home,of course you will get wet.This Instructable will show you how to make your shoes waterproof.Beside shoes you can also do this to your other stuff!So,let's get started! What you need: What you need is simple,This Instructables just needs:-Candle...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 03:20:39 PST
4 Ways to make Multi-Surface LED Throwies - Taggies http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Ways-to-Make-Multi-Surface-LED-Tags-Taggie-/
4 Ways to make Multi-Surface LED Throwies - Taggies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/CGGX/IJYUSJHN/FQOCGGXIJYUSJHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/CGGX/IJYUSJHN/FQOCGGXIJYUSJHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/CGGX/IJYUSJHN/FQOCGGXIJYUSJHN.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi everyone,today I'm publishing my 20th Instructable & YouTube video! To do so I decided to roll 4 Mini Projects into one and hope that you'll like it. The inspiration for this project came from so called "throwies" which are basically powered LED's with a magnet that can be thrown against metallic...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:14:00 PST
World's Smallest Survival kit V2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Smallest-Survival-Kit-V20/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 14:22:33 PST
Quick Skills #3: 5 Simple Knots for Survival Part 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-3-5-Simple-Knots-for-Survival-Part-3/
Quick Skills #3: 5 Simple Knots for Survival Part 3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/CQ5U/IJFZZHI4/F5VCQ5UIJFZZHI4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/CQ5U/IJFZZHI4/F5VCQ5UIJFZZHI4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/CQ5U/IJFZZHI4/F5VCQ5UIJFZZHI4.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community,thanks a lot for the great reception of the first two parts of this series in the past two weeks. To finish this mini series I have compiled another five simple knots that you might find useful in a survival situation.Thanks to all those of you who wrote me constructive fe...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 15:34:48 PST
Emergency Avalanche Beacon http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Avalanche-Beacon/
Emergency Avalanche Beacon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/SC0G/IJIZ7TU2/FY3SC0GIJIZ7TU2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/SC0G/IJIZ7TU2/FY3SC0GIJIZ7TU2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/SC0G/IJIZ7TU2/FY3SC0GIJIZ7TU2.SMALL.jpg bricobart When we talk about survival we often think about geeky objects, cool designs, making-fire-the-old-way and who to eat first when that plane's going down.I'm not an exception - toys 'n boys, you know. I had a lot of fun designing tools & pooping on steep slopes, but despite the overall satisfaction of...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 11:34:49 PST
mouse trap gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Mouse-Trap-Gun/
mouse trap gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/7NYI/IJG23KZT/FM47NYIIJG23KZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/7NYI/IJG23KZT/FM47NYIIJG23KZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/7NYI/IJG23KZT/FM47NYIIJG23KZT.SMALL.jpg 1nventor709 In this tutorial I will be showing you how to make a mouse trap gun Materials What you will need: mousetrapplierslighterwire (2-3 inches)handle (big enough to have hand fit around)extra support (a piece of wood that is the same size as the wood on the mouse trap)2 screwsscrewdriverdrill with bi...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 07:08:41 PST
Umbrella Samurai Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Umbrella-Samurai-Sword-1/
Umbrella Samurai Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/Y6SA/IJD796XS/FZ6Y6SAIJD796XS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/Y6SA/IJD796XS/FZ6Y6SAIJD796XS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/Y6SA/IJD796XS/FZ6Y6SAIJD796XS.SMALL.jpg MehtlliK This is a DIY of the Rain Cutter: The Umbrella Samurai Sword I have made this using an old black umbrella. now you can make one too with your umbrella with these steps... The Materials: The Materials for this project is very simpleYou'll need one of the following: A steel pipe (small in diameter ...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 06:58:10 PST
Three Essential Groups of Wild Edible Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Essential-Groups-of-Wild-Edible-Plants/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 22:36:01 PST
Quick Skills #2: 5 Simple Knots for Survival Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-2-5-Simple-Knots-for-Survival-Part-2/
Quick Skills #2: 5 Simple Knots for Survival Part 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/2X7U/IJ5ZUODG/FGA2X7UIJ5ZUODG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/2X7U/IJ5ZUODG/FGA2X7UIJ5ZUODG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/2X7U/IJ5ZUODG/FGA2X7UIJ5ZUODG.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community,first of all thanks to all of you who have read, liked and commented on my first Quick Skills Instructable from last week. Another big thank you to all of you have spotted mistakes in the first part and made suggestions for the second part. I have taken additional care wit...
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 12:01:32 PST
Recycled Toolbox Wood Stove For Under $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Toolbox-Wood-Stove-for-Under-20/
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 20:26:16 PST
Instant Bag From Hooded Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Instant-Bag-From-Hooded-Sweater/
Instant Bag From Hooded Sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/N1EE/IIUOM5I9/F1ON1EEIIUOM5I9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/N1EE/IIUOM5I9/F1ON1EEIIUOM5I9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/N1EE/IIUOM5I9/F1ON1EEIIUOM5I9.SMALL.jpg jonesaw Instantly turn any hooded sweater or jacket into a makeshift bag to carry your stuff. no sewing or cutting needed! select your sweater it can be a pullover or zip up; pockets and drawstrings are nice but not necessary. The only thing it really needs is a hood. The sweater you use should fit you ...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 12:49:09 PST
Quick Skills #1: 5 Simple Knots for Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-1-5-Simple-Knots-for-Survival/
Quick Skills #1: 5 Simple Knots for Survival - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/MY2E/IIT4Y1TU/FE7MY2EIIT4Y1TU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/MY2E/IIT4Y1TU/FE7MY2EIIT4Y1TU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/MY2E/IIT4Y1TU/FE7MY2EIIT4Y1TU.SMALL.jpg Lets_Prep_Together Hi Instructables Community,since this is my last Instructable for 2015 I thought it was nice timing to release my new series "Quick Skills". The main focus of this series will be to teach skills for survival, prepping and general outdoor situations in a compact format and to motivate viewers to try ...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 16:20:37 PST
Under $20 Rocket Stove/Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-20-Rocket-StoveHeater/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 20:32:15 PST