Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - camping - diy - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:07:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 Truck bed tuck bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-bed-tuck-bed/
Truck bed tuck bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/CKBR/I1CC0A2T/FNVCKBRI1CC0A2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/CKBR/I1CC0A2T/FNVCKBRI1CC0A2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/CKBR/I1CC0A2T/FNVCKBRI1CC0A2T.SMALL.jpg jmcarthur3 basic diy on fitting and storing a foam matress in a truck bed things needed for project. A truck. A foam mattress or mattress topper. some paracord ... or rope. and something that will work as a latch or hook. Something to cut the foam with. I used a very sharp knife and a Utility blade. first...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:02:23 PDT
Oil drum garden fire pit with a skyline..!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-drum-garden-fire-pit-with-a-skyline/
Oil drum garden fire pit with a skyline..!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/DRXM/HZ2IXSKW/FPHDRXMHZ2IXSKW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/DRXM/HZ2IXSKW/FPHDRXMHZ2IXSKW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/DRXM/HZ2IXSKW/FPHDRXMHZ2IXSKW.SMALL.jpg limer_10 I had an oil drum sitting outside rusting for the last couple of years and i never really new what to do with it.! that was until i had a brainwave and decided i wanted a fire pit for the garden.I wanted something we could all sit around and keep warm in the summer evenings.! Find your oil drum. ...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:31:39 PDT
Building a Campfire http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Campfire/
Building a Campfire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/ZFG8/HZ13GV5B/F31ZFG8HZ13GV5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/ZFG8/HZ13GV5B/F31ZFG8HZ13GV5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/ZFG8/HZ13GV5B/F31ZFG8HZ13GV5B.SMALL.jpg pi526 For camping trips and backyard cookouts, make a fast, hot campfire with a minimum amount of smoke. We had our campfire burning hot ~20 minutes after we collected kindling and cut firewood in our woods from trees found on the ground. Dry kindling and firewood burn faster and with less smoke than fres...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:31:50 PDT
Free-Standing Portable Hammock Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Standing-Portable-Hammock-Stand/
Free-Standing Portable Hammock Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/FHZB/HYZX8235/FZLFHZBHYZX8235.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/FHZB/HYZX8235/FZLFHZBHYZX8235.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/FHZB/HYZX8235/FZLFHZBHYZX8235.SMALL.jpg Bundaberg42 One of the best things about summer is being able to enjoy the beautiful weather from the comfort of a hammock. But unless you’ve got the perfect gear, it can be difficult to find two trees or posts close enough and sturdy enough to set up your hammock exactly where you want it. That’s why we decide...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 21:09:26 PDT
(TCT)Tent Camper Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/TCTTent-Camper-Trailer/
(TCT)Tent Camper Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/27JE/HYPNXG9W/F1L27JEHYPNXG9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/27JE/HYPNXG9W/F1L27JEHYPNXG9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/27JE/HYPNXG9W/F1L27JEHYPNXG9W.SMALL.jpg Avey44 So I really wanted to make a utility camper that fits my needs. So I did and this is what I came up with. This whole project took about four days to complete, not including the time I built the basic trailer. Stuff I used: 4x8 Trailer Camper Shell Old Tent Lots of old jeans Shoe Goo Mostly 2x...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:22:16 PDT
Side Burner Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Side-Burner-Can-Stove-1/
Side Burner Can Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/SUEB/HOSKU27L/FJ1SUEBHOSKU27L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/SUEB/HOSKU27L/FJ1SUEBHOSKU27L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/SUEB/HOSKU27L/FJ1SUEBHOSKU27L.SMALL.jpg charlieCG This is a side burner aluminum can stove. It combines several different designs I've seen online, with a couple touches of my own. I own several commercial backpacking stoves; the one I'll show you in this tutorial weighs significantly less than all of them. Anyone who has gone on an overnight campi...
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 09:00:09 PST
The $10 Hexagon Tarp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-10-Hexagon-Tarp/
The $10 Hexagon Tarp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/72SH/HIZD46DT/FW272SHHIZD46DT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/72SH/HIZD46DT/FW272SHHIZD46DT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/72SH/HIZD46DT/FW272SHHIZD46DT.SMALL.jpg blaazeman I have always loved to go camping and recently started getting into backpacking, specifically with a hammock.  I scoured the internet in search of reasonably priced gear and was pleasantly surprised how affordable it was, until I came to the rain protection.  The first few trips out I went with a st...
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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 21:08:54 PDT
Handmade Boy Scout Troop Flag - Leather & Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Boy-Scout-Troop-Summer-Camp-Flag/
Handmade Boy Scout Troop Flag - Leather & Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/IZ2Y/HIYWWPBA/FX5IZ2YHIYWWPBA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/IZ2Y/HIYWWPBA/FX5IZ2YHIYWWPBA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/IZ2Y/HIYWWPBA/FX5IZ2YHIYWWPBA.SMALL.jpg M.Hawse As you have seen in my other articles, my family is involved in our community.  We spend a great deal of our time supporting the school band programs and also the scouting programs.  A few weeks back, as we were preparing to send the youth to Boy Scout summer camp, we realized that they needed a tro...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 14:37:31 PDT
Free megaphone (meg�fono gratis) http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-megaphone-megfono-gratis/
Free megaphone (meg�fono gratis) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/DT1U/GLTXM1NA/F65DT1UGLTXM1NA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/DT1U/GLTXM1NA/F65DT1UGLTXM1NA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/DT1U/GLTXM1NA/F65DT1UGLTXM1NA.SMALL.jpg rimar2000 Hace unos 20 años tuve a mi cargo durante un tiempo a los hombres jóvenes de la Iglesia. Era común que tuviéramos actividades deportivas o recreativas al aire libre. Para esos casos, me hice un megáfono pasivo, o sea sin amplificación electrónica, sino de esos que se usaron durante siglos para dirig...
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Tue, 29 Mar 2011 05:38:10 PDT
The "Solar Baby 2 " Solar Oven. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Solar-Baby-2-Solar-Oven/
The "Solar Baby 2 " Solar Oven. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/JPTP/H6738HP5/FLVJPTPH6738HP5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/JPTP/H6738HP5/FLVJPTPH6738HP5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/JPTP/H6738HP5/FLVJPTPH6738HP5.SMALL.jpg aleutianwind This is a larger version of The Solar Baby that was in another instructable i did a while back.  This one cooks better than the last one and can cook larger meals. It seals better and has better insulation. It has the curved back and pivoting sun finding system same as the Solar Baby.The hinged lid/...
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Sat, 25 Aug 2012 00:12:33 PDT
DIY- Portable Toolbox Grill- Improved! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-Tool-Box-Grill/
DIY- Portable Toolbox Grill- Improved! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/66KK/H673CMGL/F7566KKH673CMGL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/66KK/H673CMGL/F7566KKH673CMGL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/66KK/H673CMGL/F7566KKH673CMGL.SMALL.jpg bajablue My idea of a great family vacation doesn't include fancy hotel rooms or fine dining.  Hubby and I are literally happy campers sleeping under a ceiling of stars and a quiet campfire to light the night. Every Fall, we take a roadtrip south-of-the-border to sunny Baja California Sur.  The 3-4 day trek...
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Mon, 6 Aug 2012 10:21:07 PDT
Pocket Alcohol Stove - "Jet Stove" (Camper's Guide) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Jet-Stove-Pocket-Sized-Alcohol-Powered-Stov/
Pocket Alcohol Stove - "Jet Stove" (Camper's Guide) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/LDIQ/GXUYU3IU/FUQLDIQGXUYU3IU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/LDIQ/GXUYU3IU/FUQLDIQGXUYU3IU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/LDIQ/GXUYU3IU/FUQLDIQGXUYU3IU.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Today I am going to show you how to make a "Jet Stove". A stove that can fit right into your pocket! The stove can be powered by hand alcohol or anything similar. There are tons of useful applications for it. You can use it for camping, for winter warming, during brownouts, when you run out of LPG t...
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Sun, 29 Jan 2012 12:35:05 PST
Make Your Own Fire Place Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Fire-Place-Starters/
Make Your Own Fire Place Starters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/INDW/GWF65VOX/FSIINDWGWF65VOX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/INDW/GWF65VOX/FSIINDWGWF65VOX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/INDW/GWF65VOX/FSIINDWGWF65VOX.SMALL.jpg iamkeebler This is a simple and cheap gift idea for anyone with a fire place or outdoor fire pit. All you need is: News paper Lint from your dryer Hemp Pine cones Optional: Dried herbs (I used dried orange peel & whole cloves) Take one full sheet of news paper and on one corner add 2 pine cones. In betwe...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2011 19:46:32 PST
make your own charcoal http://www.instructables.com/id/make-your-own-charcoal/
make your own charcoal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/3JLJ/GPZABOBZ/FDE3JLJGPZABOBZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/3JLJ/GPZABOBZ/FDE3JLJGPZABOBZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/3JLJ/GPZABOBZ/FDE3JLJGPZABOBZ.SMALL.jpg windstalker1992 bqqing is always nice and nicer when you dont have to spend to get charcoal and this is my way of having the fun of childish fire starting plus getting charcoal to grill on later what you will need what you will need : *wood *a sealable bqq or other thing (mine is made of cast iron and isnt s...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2011 11:49:24 PDT
Priming Wick for Alcohol Stove [and Pot Stand] http://www.instructables.com/id/Priming-Wick-for-Alcohol-Stove-and-Pot-Stand/
Priming Wick for Alcohol Stove [and Pot Stand] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/8VFR/GP7IFJ91/FK28VFRGP7IFJ91.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/8VFR/GP7IFJ91/FK28VFRGP7IFJ91.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/8VFR/GP7IFJ91/FK28VFRGP7IFJ91.SMALL.jpg JohanJShaw Priming Wick Made from Household Materials An alternative to using a priming pan or a fibreglass wick wrap on your drinks can stove. Tools and Materials You will need... Needle-nose pliers with wire cutters (or Leatherman) 1 bolt, 5 or 6mm diameter (I used M6) Thin, bendable wire like snar...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2011 12:23:28 PDT
Duct Tape Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Hammock/
Duct Tape Hammock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/Q4A7/GFRWPWT5/FO1Q4A7GFRWPWT5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/Q4A7/GFRWPWT5/FO1Q4A7GFRWPWT5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/Q4A7/GFRWPWT5/FO1Q4A7GFRWPWT5.SMALL.jpg sitzikbs Make a Hammock out of Duct Tape and every household materials in 3 Easy steps: Step 1: Woodworks (Preparing the wooden rods) Step 2: Duct Tape Heaven Step 3: Rope it up Materials:  2 wooden rods (Broom or mop will do) Duct Tape : 50m Rope Tools: Saw Drilling machine  6 mm drill Good mood :) ...
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Fri, 29 Oct 2010 05:56:28 PDT
DIY Camping Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-camping-hammock/
DIY Camping Hammock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/LPET/G9XBM7N0/FDTLPETG9XBM7N0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/LPET/G9XBM7N0/FDTLPETG9XBM7N0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/LPET/G9XBM7N0/FDTLPETG9XBM7N0.SMALL.jpg larslovespeace This instructable features how to make a "Do It Yourself" Camping Hammock- (This is my first instructable, so bear with me...) Materials Needed Materials Needed: 1.) Large peice of ripstop nylon - 3 & 2/3 yards - You can get this at most sewing stores: JoAnns, Michaels, even Walmart (if they have...
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Wed, 2 Jun 2010 20:04:16 PDT
Sun & bug lotion: one simple solution http://www.instructables.com/id/Sun-amp-bug-lotion-one-simple-solution/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2009 20:35:11 PDT
Pocket Sized Camp Stove (The Improved http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Camp-Stove-The-Improved-quotPenny-/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2009 20:21:44 PDT
How to Build Your Own Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Your-Own-Fire-Pit/
How to Build Your Own Fire Pit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/ZB37/FB11U63C/FPEZB37FB11U63C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/ZB37/FB11U63C/FPEZB37FB11U63C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/ZB37/FB11U63C/FPEZB37FB11U63C.SMALL.jpg Progressive Farmer There are few things as relaxing as a warm fire on a cool evening. A fantastic "do it yourself" project, the folks at The Progressive Farmer magazine show you how to build a fire pit in just one day. Clear step-by-step instructions and material lists help make this project both fun and easy. Prepa...
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Mon, 7 Jan 2008 09:10:36 PST