Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - outside - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 3 May 2016 00:29:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 High Volume Propane Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Volume-Propane-Torch/
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Sun, 7 Mar 2010 16:11:33 PST
Improved Soda Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-Soda-Can-Stove/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 03:22:51 PDT
24 foot, 3V Geodesic EMT Dome http://www.instructables.com/id/24-Foot-3V-Geodesic-EMT-Dome/
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:53:05 PDT
DIY Contactless magnetic induction bike dynamo http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-contactless-magnetic-bike-rim-dynamo/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 16:33:17 PST
Hipsterize Your Bike Key http://www.instructables.com/id/Hipsterize-Your-Bike-Key/
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 01:19:28 PDT
My Treehouse http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Treehouse-1/
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Sun, 5 Dec 2010 14:37:34 PST
Ultralight clear tarp tent (2P) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultralight-clear-tarp-tent-2P/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 21:00:48 PST
Weld Free Electric Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Weld-Free-Electric-Longboard/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 07:51:12 PDT
How to build a river raft frame http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-river-raft-frame/
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Tue, 24 Apr 2007 15:10:24 PDT
How to make a Swedish Fire Torch (AKA Canadian Candle) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Swedish-Torch-Canadian-Candle/
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 12:00:24 PDT
Build This Potting Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-This-Potting-Shed/
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Wed, 9 Jan 2008 09:22:32 PST
Wrist and ankle weights http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrist-and-ankle-weights/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2008 20:58:44 PDT
Outdoor MakeKit v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-MakeKit-V20/
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 01:53:16 PST
Camper Van Collapsible Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Camper-Van-Collapsible-Bed/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 03:21:00 PDT
DIY Primitive Pottery Firing http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Primitive-Pottery-Firing/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 20:13:06 PDT
Correctly Install a Power Inverter In Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Correctly-Install-a-Power-Inverter-In-Your-Car/
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 11:04:57 PST
Make Oars from Two by Fours http://www.instructables.com/id/twobyfoars/
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Wed, 20 May 2009 16:44:42 PDT
My first knife http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Knife-2/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 07:31:00 PDT
How to Make a Handheld Pool Vacuum http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Handheld-Pool-Vacuum/
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 20:08:37 PDT
How to strip the paint off your bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-strip-the-paint-off-your-bike/
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Tue, 9 Oct 2012 18:16:20 PDT
How to make a Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Paracord-Bracelet-4/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 15:11:48 PST
Cycle-car http://www.instructables.com/id/Cycle-car/
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 22:56:17 PDT
Turk's Head Grip Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Turks-Head-Grip-Wrap/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:14:03 PDT
Down Hammock Underquilt - Ultralight, 20*F http://www.instructables.com/id/Down-Hammock-Underquilt-Ultralight-20F/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 14:05:00 PDT
DIY Camp Shower Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camp-Shower-Enclosure/
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Tue, 31 May 2011 21:09:08 PDT
Easy Electric Bike Conversion Kit Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Electric-Bike-Conversion-Kit-Installation/
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 11:03:29 PDT
Gun rest for camera tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Gun-rest-for-camera-tripod/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 22:34:24 PST
PVC Kayak Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/PKC-PVC-Kayak-Cart/
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Mon, 20 Aug 2012 22:35:47 PDT
Rope Handgrip for Hiking Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Handgrip-for-Hiking-Stick/
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Tue, 13 Oct 2009 13:24:02 PDT
Nunchucks, Nunchakus how to make them. WEAPON NOT A TOY! http://www.instructables.com/id/Nunchucks-Nunchakus-how-to-make-them/
Nunchucks, Nunchakus how to make them. WEAPON NOT A TOY! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/63V2/G8XPREGA/F2L63V2G8XPREGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/63V2/G8XPREGA/F2L63V2G8XPREGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/63V2/G8XPREGA/F2L63V2G8XPREGA.SMALL.gif wrksnfx Materials 1) wooden dowel rod 1 1/2" Diameter about 3 feet long (you will have some scrap left over either 1 foot or 4 inches). 1) 3/8 drill bit and power 1/2 drill * BE CAREFUL IF YOU HAVE NEVER USED A DRILL ASK SOMEONE  WHO KNOWS HOW TO USE IT SAFELY* 1) Vice (to hold the dowel rod safely while dr...
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Tue, 1 Jun 2010 14:41:48 PDT
Being safe as a pillion passenger on a motorbike. http://www.instructables.com/id/Being-safe-as-a-pillion-passenger-on-a-motorbike/
Being safe as a pillion passenger on a motorbike. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/6N6K/FLLZY54C/F3W6N6KFLLZY54C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/6N6K/FLLZY54C/F3W6N6KFLLZY54C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/6N6K/FLLZY54C/F3W6N6KFLLZY54C.SMALL.jpg killerjackalope This stuff is rudimentary to some, they just do it anyway but some people can be nervy and some can react the wrong way...Basically this 'ible is here to help people bumming a ride on their mates motorbike be as safe and comfortable as possible. Lets continue...Please note there are nicer images com...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2008 14:55:30 PDT
Simple Line Tensioners for Camping and Backpacking http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Line-Tensioners-for-Camping-and-Backpacking/
Simple Line Tensioners for Camping and Backpacking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/GKS7/FXP6OTNG/F2TGKS7FXP6OTNG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/GKS7/FXP6OTNG/F2TGKS7FXP6OTNG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/GKS7/FXP6OTNG/F2TGKS7FXP6OTNG.SMALL.jpg schwieb This instructable will show you how to make very simple tent line tensioners from an old plastic paint bucket. Though I believe it is always useful to know how to tie different knots for backpacking and camping, there is sometimes no substitute for the speed and convenience of these little gadgets. ...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2009 17:36:52 PDT
Toyota Rav4 by weekday / Camper by weekend. http://www.instructables.com/id/Toyota-Rav4-by-weekday-Camper-by-weekend/
Toyota Rav4 by weekday / Camper by weekend. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/DI0U/IDUQZ2JO/FPKDI0UIDUQZ2JO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/DI0U/IDUQZ2JO/FPKDI0UIDUQZ2JO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/DI0U/IDUQZ2JO/FPKDI0UIDUQZ2JO.SMALL.jpg Loblaw Summer in the Yukon is short... and coming to an end. I'm not ready to be finished with my outdoor adventuring, so to extend my season into the fall and winter I decided to convert my car into a camping space. There are many many awesome examples of vehicle conversions into sleeping spaces. The only...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:32:45 PDT
How to Strap a Leaf Blower Engine to a Bike and Go Fast http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Strap-a-Leaf-Blower-Engine-to-a-Bike-and-Go/
How to Strap a Leaf Blower Engine to a Bike and Go Fast - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/FK2Z/FPKFA86O/F6YFK2ZFPKFA86O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/FK2Z/FPKFA86O/F6YFK2ZFPKFA86O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/FK2Z/FPKFA86O/F6YFK2ZFPKFA86O.SMALL.jpg Jnkyrdguy This was one of those projects I couldn't get out of my head. I had seen, on the internet and in person, the small 2-stroke engine powered scooters which were becoming increasingly popular. Naturally I wanted one, but I'm not the type that would just buy a commercially available scooter that will wo...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2009 15:30:17 PST
Using a Bike Chain Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-Bike-Chain-Tool/
Using a Bike Chain Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/UCAC/F4NIBAZI/FBRUCACF4NIBAZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/UCAC/F4NIBAZI/FBRUCACF4NIBAZI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/UCAC/F4NIBAZI/FBRUCACF4NIBAZI.SMALL.jpg Woodenbikes I build unusual bikes that often need custom long bike chains. See the unusual bikes at: http://woodenbikes.comPeople often ask: "Where did you find the long chain?"This instructable shows how to use a Bike Chain Tool to make chains of desired length. Driving the Chain Pin most of the way out P...
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Sat, 28 Jul 2007 14:32:15 PDT
Bicycle Hoist or "How to get the wife's bike out of my way" http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Hoist-or-%22How-to-get-the-wife-s-bike-out-o/
Bicycle Hoist or "How to get the wife's bike out of my way" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/X1NT/VZVEXCFDTRZ/FO7X1NTVZVEXCFDTRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/X1NT/VZVEXCFDTRZ/FO7X1NTVZVEXCFDTRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/X1NT/VZVEXCFDTRZ/FO7X1NTVZVEXCFDTRZ.SMALL.jpg ToolNut This is a pretty simple and quick way to build a bike hoist that will lift a bike evenly and easily out of your way. The neat trick is that it uses one rope to lift the bike evenly from two points which helps it lift easily and uses pulley magic to reduce the weight of the bike for the hoister. ...
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Sun, 4 Feb 2007 22:19:09 PST
Super Simple Chicken Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Chicken-Feeder/
Super Simple Chicken Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/534A/IMPQRPJV/F0M534AIMPQRPJV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/534A/IMPQRPJV/F0M534AIMPQRPJV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/534A/IMPQRPJV/F0M534AIMPQRPJV.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer I’ve had a few tries on building the perfect chicken feeder and this one has to be the best yet. As anyone knows who has chickens, they are very messy when they eat. Plus if you use a traditional feeder, then other birds and even rats can get at the food very easily. The bucket feeder stops most ...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 03:00:44 PDT
Air powered bicycle. http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-powered-bicycle./
Air powered bicycle. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/VZBQ/OVQEP27QJTU/F9XVZBQOVQEP27QJTU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/VZBQ/OVQEP27QJTU/F9XVZBQOVQEP27QJTU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/VZBQ/OVQEP27QJTU/F9XVZBQOVQEP27QJTU.SMALL.jpg saul A hybrid pushbike / compressed air powered bike. find and modify an air tank. this is an old propane tank. this turns out to be a very bad idea. although the propane was emptied out, the really heavy mercapton (stinnky sulfur based molecules) were left in the bottom of the tank. even after 20 ...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2005 17:11:04 PDT
How to re-spool a baitcasting reel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-re-spool-a-baitcasting-reel/
How to re-spool a baitcasting reel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/VCVS/HW37MGZ2/FDMVCVSHW37MGZ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/VCVS/HW37MGZ2/FDMVCVSHW37MGZ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/VCVS/HW37MGZ2/FDMVCVSHW37MGZ2.SMALL.jpg bigfishguy Respooling a baitcasting reel is very important. It must be done ever so often to be able to catch the big fish. Respooling a reel is something that i learned from my grandfather. He was the one who taught me how to fish so naturally he was the one who taught me how to respool a reel. One reason y...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 11:10:48 PDT
Really quick wire rope eye-splice. http://www.instructables.com/id/Really-quick-wire-rope-eye-splice/
Really quick wire rope eye-splice. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/34A4/GVIYJXQS/FAO34A4GVIYJXQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/34A4/GVIYJXQS/FAO34A4GVIYJXQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/34A4/GVIYJXQS/FAO34A4GVIYJXQS.SMALL.jpg cammers This is a handy trick if you ever find yourself in need of an eye in a wire rope and you don't have wire rope grips (bulldog grips) or the time or know-how to make a proper splice. This is what is known as a "Maori Splice". At least that was what it was called when I was a rigger on Sydney Harbour....
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Thu, 1 Dec 2011 02:26:39 PST
Paracord: Handcuffs http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Handcuffs/
Paracord: Handcuffs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/FO53/G7DYZ7EN/FDFFO53G7DYZ7EN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/FO53/G7DYZ7EN/FDFFO53G7DYZ7EN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/FO53/G7DYZ7EN/FDFFO53G7DYZ7EN.SMALL.jpg cooldog  This is one of the first knots that i learned and has been a lot of fun to teach friends because it is very simple and anyone can do it. The handcuff knot i am about to show you can be used for many things like playing around and joking. I do not not suggest you use this to tie up a actual crimina...
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Sat, 10 Apr 2010 20:30:22 PDT
How to make a rope swing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-rope-swing/
How to make a rope swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/1BZV/FTDBN8BV/FD61BZVFTDBN8BV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/1BZV/FTDBN8BV/FD61BZVFTDBN8BV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/1BZV/FTDBN8BV/FD61BZVFTDBN8BV.SMALL.jpg jdub0928 Want to set up a rope swing? Don't want to climb up a tree to do it? Then read on. Materials What you need:A tree with a branch strong enough to support a person's weightRope Twine (it must be as long as the distance from the branch to the ground) A counter-weight Plastic tubing (that fits on the...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2009 11:20:16 PDT
Teardrop Trailer - Boxes within a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Teardrop-Trailer-Boxes-Within-a-Box/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 14:13:15 PDT
How to make a paracord zipper pull http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-paracord-zipper-pull/
How to make a paracord zipper pull - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/825V/HRKQWTPO/F7X825VHRKQWTPO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/825V/HRKQWTPO/F7X825VHRKQWTPO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/825V/HRKQWTPO/F7X825VHRKQWTPO.SMALL.jpg mark_well There are quite a few different ways of making a paracord zipper pull. The one I will show you is one of the simplest, yet one of the best looking. The knot we will be using is called the cobra knot and is the very same knot used in the regular paracord bracelet. Making just a few of these knots wil...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 09:24:06 PST
Jon Boat To Bass Boat Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Jon-Boat-To-Bass-Boat-Mod/
Jon Boat To Bass Boat Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/A02O/HVGXZJ86/FTFA02OHVGXZJ86.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/A02O/HVGXZJ86/FTFA02OHVGXZJ86.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/A02O/HVGXZJ86/FTFA02OHVGXZJ86.SMALL.jpg justintime1998 This instructible will get you out on the water to fish without pulling too much cash out of your pocket. Not only will it be an affordable way but the results are very satisfying Get A Cheap Alluminum Boat The boat can be either a "v" bottom hull or a flat bottom boat. With this kind of modific...
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Fri, 23 May 2014 19:53:49 PDT
Paracord self defense Key fob. (Black-Jack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-self-defense-Key-fob-Black-Jack/
Paracord self defense Key fob. (Black-Jack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/SVLF/GOW486CI/F5OSVLFGOW486CI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/SVLF/GOW486CI/F5OSVLFGOW486CI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/SVLF/GOW486CI/F5OSVLFGOW486CI.SMALL.jpg ampstar I have looked around the internet trying to find out if someone else makes these like I do.  All I can ever find is a monkey fist attached to a cobra weave, or the same with just an extra length of cord.  I hope that this helps someone, and that it is as enjoyable to make as it is for me.   Supplie...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2011 15:59:03 PDT
DIY Thorn (and puncture)-resistant tyres http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Thorn-and-Puncture-resistant-Tyres/
DIY Thorn (and puncture)-resistant tyres - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/5GSW/IMDZDX1J/FLK5GSWIMDZDX1J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/5GSW/IMDZDX1J/FLK5GSWIMDZDX1J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/5GSW/IMDZDX1J/FLK5GSWIMDZDX1J.SMALL.jpg triplephase Hey guys, Triplephase here and this is my first Instructable.In this Instructable I will be using recycled tyres from old bikes to create a thorn-resistant tyre for me and my brother's bike.Backstory: following some punctured tyres resulted from the thorns (which are everywhere in our area), we deci...
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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 01:07:19 PDT
Bike Camping in Japan- on a shoestring http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Touring-in-Japan-on-a-shoestring/
Bike Camping in Japan- on a shoestring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/35ET/GELSQFWN/FDX35ETGELSQFWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/35ET/GELSQFWN/FDX35ETGELSQFWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/35ET/GELSQFWN/FDX35ETGELSQFWN.SMALL.jpg diane whitmore I spent four weeks bike touring on Japan's northern island of Hokkaido for less than $1000 including airfare. I enjoyed good food, met great people, and immersed myself in amazing scenery as well as numerous hot springs. Here are some tips on how I did it, and how you can too. Plan Your Trip I ...
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Wed, 29 Sep 2010 13:18:19 PDT
How to hotwire a riding mower http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-hotwire-a-riding-mower/
How to hotwire a riding mower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/U4ZB/HFPTECHK/FN7U4ZBHFPTECHK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/U4ZB/HFPTECHK/FN7U4ZBHFPTECHK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/U4ZB/HFPTECHK/FN7U4ZBHFPTECHK.SMALL.jpg rednecknproud97 this will show you how to hotwire a riding mower or any old ford cars Warning!!!!! If you are under 18 do not do this without an adult. it is very dangerous and can be illegal if you use it to steal do not. Items you will need you will need:rubber glovesjumper cables or thick wiring with rubbe...
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Tue, 23 Apr 2013 19:33:06 PDT
Amazing Fire Domino - 3000 Matches Chain Reaction!!!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Fire-Domino-3000-Matches-Chain-Reaction/
Amazing Fire Domino - 3000 Matches Chain Reaction!!!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/2FWW/IMDQIYLY/FL12FWWIMDQIYLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/2FWW/IMDQIYLY/FL12FWWIMDQIYLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/2FWW/IMDQIYLY/FL12FWWIMDQIYLY.SMALL.jpg MORENA DIY https://youtu.be/JrI2jPc3Yf4 To do a Amazing Fire Domino you need!!! Today I show you how to make Amazing Fire Domino - 3000 Matches Chain Reaction!!! I used a wood board, double-sided tape and 3000 matches. This is my first experiment to do Amazing Fire Domino from matches, it's very cool!!!...
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