Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - outside - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:02:50 PDT BLOX v1.01 Gravity-powered Go-kart http://www.instructables.com/id/Gravity-powered-Go-kart/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:59:29 PDT
Tarpaulin and Paracord Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Tarpaulin-and-Paracord-Hammock/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:37:19 PDT
Old Backpack to Bicycle Frame Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Backpack-to-Bicycle-Frame-Bag/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 16:35:10 PDT
Water Filter : Tuna Can Cartridge System http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Filter-Tuna-Can-Cartridge-System/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 20:52:31 PDT
Sawfish, foam kayak, build a functional light weight boat from stuff found only in the hardware store http://www.instructables.com/id/Sawfish-foam-kayak-build-a-funtional-light-wieght-/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:29:44 PDT
On-the-road RV Glass Panel Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/On-the-road-RV-Glass-Panel-Repair/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:53:01 PDT
CNC Teardrop Trailer - Making the Side Walls http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Teardrop-Trailer-Making-the-Side-Walls/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 15:00:46 PDT
Go Pro 4 Surf Glove http://www.instructables.com/id/Go-Pro-4-Surf-Glove/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 20:44:33 PDT
Preparing for working & travelling overseas in possibly dangerous places http://www.instructables.com/id/Preparing-for-working-travelling-overseas-in-possi/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 02:09:51 PDT
Making A Ferrocerium Rod Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeing-A-Ferrocerium-Rod-Handle/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 02:56:12 PDT
How to Wash a Sleeping Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wash-a-Sleeping-Bag/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 13:27:40 PDT
Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Trailer-9/
Bike Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/2QPB/ICG2AH12/FNS2QPBICG2AH12.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/2QPB/ICG2AH12/FNS2QPBICG2AH12.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/2QPB/ICG2AH12/FNS2QPBICG2AH12.SMALL.jpg michigantinkerer This trailer was inspired by Andrea Arzensek’s trailer,which I found on Instructables. It was adapted to my own skill level and materials on hand. I made it for occasional trips to the farmers’ market and because I wanted the challenge. It is super light. I constructed it so it could easily be b...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 08:26:36 PDT
Double Strand Diamond Paracord Knot (tutorial) http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Strand-Diamond-Paracord-Knot-tutorial/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 13:49:42 PDT
Crabbing Basics for Puget Sound http://www.instructables.com/id/Crabbing-Basics-for-Puget-Sound/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 08:45:16 PDT
How to make bubble rings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-bubble-rings/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 16:48:03 PDT
Remove ticks from human skin with a thread http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-ticks-from-human-skin-with-a-thread/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 16:38:32 PDT
Paracord Cow Hitch & Buckle Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Cow-Hitch-Buckle-Bracelet/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 18:51:53 PDT
Friction Fire Making http://www.instructables.com/id/Friction-Fire-Making/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 06:10:07 PDT
Snow Peak Titanium Trek700 Coffee Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Peak-Titanium-Trek700-Coffee-Press/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 20:34:03 PDT
10 Essentials for Wilderness Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/10-essentials-for-wilderness-survival/
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 16:38:24 PDT
DIY rattan http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-rattan/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 11:47:30 PDT
Make a Survival Atlatl and Dart With Only Found Materials and Stone Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Survival-Atlatl-and-Dart-With-Only-Found-Ma/
Make a Survival Atlatl and Dart With Only Found Materials and Stone Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/E1X3/IC8X36BW/FI3E1X3IC8X36BW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/E1X3/IC8X36BW/FI3E1X3IC8X36BW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/E1X3/IC8X36BW/FI3E1X3IC8X36BW.SMALL.jpg Backyard Bowyer Hey everyone! Thanks for coming along with me today as we build a survival atlatl and dart from natural found materials.Over the last couple years I've been getting into flintknapping and primitive living skills and one of the coolest parts for me is being able to go out into nature and see what I c...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 12:51:35 PDT
Ultra-Durable Foam Archery Target http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Durable-Foam-Archery-Target/
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 16:06:29 PDT
White Perch Fishing Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/White-Perch-Fishing-Guide/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 17:19:01 PDT
Trader Joe's MRE http://www.instructables.com/id/Trader-Joes-MRE/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 19:12:27 PDT
Paracord Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Hammock-3/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 12:45:13 PDT
Hidden Beer Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Beer-Cooler/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 12:13:39 PDT
Custom Wooden Composite Fishing Rod Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wooden-Composite-Fishing-Rod-Handle/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 19:21:39 PDT
How To Make A Bushcraft Hobo Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Hobo-Oven/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 01:56:59 PDT
Radio Go Box (Ham, MURS, GMRS and FRS) http://www.instructables.com/id/Radio-Go-Box-Ham-MURS-GMRS-and-FRS/
Radio Go Box (Ham, MURS, GMRS and FRS) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/OSIQ/IC2A73LL/FFKOSIQIC2A73LL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/OSIQ/IC2A73LL/FFKOSIQIC2A73LL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/OSIQ/IC2A73LL/FFKOSIQIC2A73LL.SMALL.jpg CYNICALifornia Communication is the backbone of our society. However, convenience has made many folks unable to function where in places where there is no cell phone reception. Today we'll be tackling that problem by building a radio go box that:• Houses 3 radios and accessories• Provides protection from sun, dirt...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 00:16:13 PDT
Camping Chuck Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Chuck-Box/
Camping Chuck Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/14G9/IC2A3HU7/F0214G9IC2A3HU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/14G9/IC2A3HU7/F0214G9IC2A3HU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/14G9/IC2A3HU7/F0214G9IC2A3HU7.SMALL.jpg Pilgrim55 I wanted a Chuck Box, and I looked up designs online, and I found a bunch of really cool ideas. So I designed all the best parts of what I needed, which was lots of counter space. I liked the idea to have a top that opened for extra room and cabinets that swing out to hold those flaps up. But I s...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 19:36:30 PDT
Sleeping Bag to Quilt Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleeping-Bag-to-Quilt-Conversion/
Sleeping Bag to Quilt Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/IK07/IC0CECEE/FGBIK07IC0CECEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/IK07/IC0CECEE/FGBIK07IC0CECEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/IK07/IC0CECEE/FGBIK07IC0CECEE.SMALL.jpg dtextor Well, the topic of down sleeping quilts is a bit polarizing. If you want to indulge yourself, there are tons of forum threads discussing it in all detail. In the end it's down to a question of preference. However, I will very briefly explain what it is.Basically a down quilt is a sleeping bag that i...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 13:50:54 PDT
Single Piece PVC Recurve Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/SIngle-Piece-PVC-Recurve-Bow/
Single Piece PVC Recurve Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/8TAE/IC2A2C96/FLU8TAEIC2A2C96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/8TAE/IC2A2C96/FLU8TAEIC2A2C96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/8TAE/IC2A2C96/FLU8TAEIC2A2C96.SMALL.jpg handful of dust Do you want to learn archery but are too cheap to buy a bow? Do you seek historical authenticity in your weaponry but are unable to find anyone that sells what you want? Do you wish to be like Legolas from the Lord of the Rings, slaying orcs with well placed shots from your trusty bow? Do you want a...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 15:23:23 PDT
File crate seat http://www.instructables.com/id/File-crate-seat/
File crate seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/U2UM/IC1RX1MZ/FV1U2UMIC1RX1MZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/U2UM/IC1RX1MZ/FV1U2UMIC1RX1MZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/U2UM/IC1RX1MZ/FV1U2UMIC1RX1MZ.SMALL.jpg dstoudt70 There are lots of how-tos like this but they all seem to involve padded seats. This is a bare bones file crate seat that you can drag out when roasting hot dogs around a fire. The seats are cheap because you can use garage sale crates and recycled wood. MaterialsPlastics file (milk) crateabout 6'...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 11:04:05 PDT
PalletPAD http://www.instructables.com/id/PalletPAD/
PalletPAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/U9LH/IC0CK8MC/FRAU9LHIC0CK8MC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/U9LH/IC0CK8MC/FRAU9LHIC0CK8MC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/U9LH/IC0CK8MC/FRAU9LHIC0CK8MC.SMALL.jpg PalletPad PalletPAD is a third year Architecture Design Build Studio from Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania. Our goal was to design a temporary shelter for a large disaster preparation strategy. The shelter should be able to house a series of actions that would be done in someone's everyday routine....
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:24:13 PDT
How to make a DIY Mosquito Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-DIY-Mosquito-Trap/
How to make a DIY Mosquito Trap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RKYX/IBYX170G/F9MRKYXIBYX170G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RKYX/IBYX170G/F9MRKYXIBYX170G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RKYX/IBYX170G/F9MRKYXIBYX170G.SMALL.jpg ShiftyTips I hate mosquitos they are buzzing and biting. We have to fight but the weapons are limited...You can use chemicals, candles, insecticides, nets etc. They effectiveness are not enought in every situation but here is another solution to stand well in the fight against these bastards :)If you want to l...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 12:44:59 PDT
Simple PVC Birdhouses http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-PVC-Birdhouses/
Simple PVC Birdhouses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/OLUW/IBVGO6ZF/F5HOLUWIBVGO6ZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/OLUW/IBVGO6ZF/F5HOLUWIBVGO6ZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/OLUW/IBVGO6ZF/F5HOLUWIBVGO6ZF.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens I have a metal working area behind my garage with a big vinyl tarp curtain that I roll down to protect my neighbors eyes when I weld. This spring I had some visitors in the form of a nest full of house wrens. These little guys are fearless and will build their nests almost anywhere. While I enjoyed ...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 21:07:22 PDT
Easy Water Slide Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Water-Slide-Upgrade/
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 09:19:12 PDT
Fast and Easy, PVC Water Run!!! (for under $100) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-and-Easy-PVC-Water-Run-for-under-100/
Fast and Easy, PVC Water Run!!! (for under $100) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SMALL.jpg BKLaRue After constructing a "Fast and Easy PVC Kids Fort" for my 8 year old daughter, I was left feeling inspired. Being that the 4th of July was coming up (and because the heat/humidity in NC can be a bit oppressive in the summer), I decided to build something fun (and wet) for my kids to play with outsid...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 15:47:09 PDT
DIY Plywood Carabiner! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Plywood-Carabiner/
DIY Plywood Carabiner! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/F41M/IBTESUTF/FRHF41MIBTESUTF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/F41M/IBTESUTF/FRHF41MIBTESUTF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/F41M/IBTESUTF/FRHF41MIBTESUTF.SMALL.jpg Mbauer33 This instructabel will teach you how to make a plywood carabiner!you'll need:-one sheet of plywood.-a jigsaw.-some sand paper. Step 1: Draw out your shape! Start by drawing your shape on a sheet of plywood. Step 2: cut out your shape! now, cut out the outer border of your shape. Step 3: cut ...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 08:38:13 PDT
Bug Sprayer = Hair Salon? http://www.instructables.com/id/Bug-Sprayer-Hair-Salon/
Bug Sprayer = Hair Salon? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/R3SC/IBRRYYXS/FUXR3SCIBRRYYXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/R3SC/IBRRYYXS/FUXR3SCIBRRYYXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/R3SC/IBRRYYXS/FUXR3SCIBRRYYXS.SMALL.jpg wannabemadsci Bug Sprayer = Hair Salon? Well almost, but not quite.... almost?A pump sprayer can make washing you hair so much easier while camping or during emergencies. Camping is great, but after awhile you just wish you could take a shower or wash your hair. Well here is an easy solution to washing your ha...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 23:57:03 PDT
Easy Portable Beach Shelter http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Portable-Beach-Shelter/
Easy Portable Beach Shelter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/IHIH/IBTF4YRV/FCPIHIHIBTF4YRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/IHIH/IBTF4YRV/FCPIHIHIBTF4YRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/IHIH/IBTF4YRV/FCPIHIHIBTF4YRV.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Umbrellas fly away, and folding shelters are expensive and so tall that you have to keep moving your chair to chase the shade all day. I made this beach shelter in about an hour with 50 bucks, and it worked like a charm. This design has the added bonus of fitting in a backpack (with the poles sticki...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 08:03:13 PDT
PVC Water Shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Water-Shooter/
PVC Water Shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/C1WH/IBRRWIA6/FLRC1WHIBRRWIA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/C1WH/IBRRWIA6/FLRC1WHIBRRWIA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/C1WH/IBRRWIA6/FLRC1WHIBRRWIA6.SMALL.jpg jipamy This water shooter loads quickly and is practically indestructible. Parts List 1. 20" of 1" SDR-21 200 PSI PVC pipe ($.026/in)2. 1" SCH-40 slip cap3. 1" X 3/4" slip tee4. 1" (3/4 arch) X 1/2" (thread) tee5. 1 1/4" (thread) X 1" (slip) adapter6. 1 1/4" thread cap7. 2" of 3/4" SCH-40 pipe (...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:26:27 PDT
Lily Pad Solar Pool Warmers http://www.instructables.com/id/Lily-Pad-Solar-Pool-Warmers/
Lily Pad Solar Pool Warmers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/5HW7/IBNZZNPD/FY55HW7IBNZZNPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/5HW7/IBNZZNPD/FY55HW7IBNZZNPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/5HW7/IBNZZNPD/FY55HW7IBNZZNPD.SMALL.jpg sls16748 Add heat to your pool by using the power of the Sun. Gather together your supplies. hula hoop black trash bagpool noodleduct tape or plastic tierazor knife Put the hoop in the bag, A snug fit is best. twist it tight. Its alright to have some air in the bag. close with duct tape or a plast...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 08:42:09 PDT
Triple tree hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Triple-tree-hammock/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 17:43:14 PDT
Survival Uses for Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Uses-for-Headphones/
Survival Uses for Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/A0KG/IBM2438S/F6BA0KGIBM2438S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/A0KG/IBM2438S/F6BA0KGIBM2438S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/A0KG/IBM2438S/F6BA0KGIBM2438S.SMALL.jpg M3G I may not carry a knife or 10 feet of paracord with me daily, but I always have my headphones. If I was thrust into a survival situation without being given any time to plan they'd be one of the few things I'd have with me. They are also surprisingly useful in the event of an emergency. You aren't l...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 08:37:00 PDT
Backyard Dunk Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Dunk-Tank/
Backyard Dunk Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/EWTL/IBL69ATC/FMVEWTLIBL69ATC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/EWTL/IBL69ATC/FMVEWTLIBL69ATC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/EWTL/IBL69ATC/FMVEWTLIBL69ATC.SMALL.jpg IamGutter OK, so you’re trying to plan some fun summer activities with friends and family and what is one thing that is always a bit hit at outdoor parties and cookouts? A dunk tank!! The problem is that there is never one around when you need it, and if it is around then you have to haul it in place, fill ...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:58:55 PDT
Create a super tight rope line http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-super-tight-rope-line/
Create a super tight rope line - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/A489/IBL691QC/FS1A489IBL691QC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/A489/IBL691QC/FS1A489IBL691QC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/A489/IBL691QC/FS1A489IBL691QC.SMALL.jpg kellyegan I use this combination of knots every time I want a very tight rope line like attaching something to the roof of a car or tying down a tarp. It turns a single piece of rope into a simple machine similar to a pulley, increasing your mechanical advantage when tightening the rope. Overview of the set...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:55:24 PDT
How to get rid of warts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-rid-of-warts-1/
How to get rid of warts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/KR7C/IBJ74QQH/FH2KR7CIBJ74QQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/KR7C/IBJ74QQH/FH2KR7CIBJ74QQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/KR7C/IBJ74QQH/FH2KR7CIBJ74QQH.SMALL.jpg Razor0787 Have you ever had a wart that just won't go away? Ironically, the dandelion, another thing many people try to get rid of, can actually remove warts. I know, it sounds a bit crazy doesn't it; however, my brother has actually removed a wart this way. So what are we waiting for? Let's remove some warts...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:29:33 PDT
Birch Bark Resin: Bug Repellent http://www.instructables.com/id/Birch-Bark-Resin-Bug-Repellent/
Birch Bark Resin: Bug Repellent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/SO7A/IBJ74XSH/F3WSO7AIBJ74XSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/SO7A/IBJ74XSH/F3WSO7AIBJ74XSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/SO7A/IBJ74XSH/F3WSO7AIBJ74XSH.SMALL.jpg jdgreen Birch bark resin/tar is a dark tar like substance that is flammable and can be used as a natural bug repellent. It is a concentration of the oils found in the birch. Supplies For this project you will need the followingA dead birch tree that is not super oldA popcorn tin or other tin with a lidA...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:35:20 PDT