Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - camping - diy - featured Tue, 7 Jul 2015 15:28:01 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Hydration Bladder
DIY Hydration Bladder - More DIY How To Projects]]> wide-worlds-joy In this how to we take a liquid bladder from either a coffee box or a wine box and turn it into a reusable drinkable hydration bladder for a back pack. Materials Okay here's a picture of the items I got to start this.Franzia 5 liter wine bag (empty)Plastic epoxyWater Filters for Brita Drinking bo...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:13:48 PDT
Axe handle protector
Axe handle protector - More DIY How To Projects]]> drosenkranz sometimes while splitting wood its inevitable you will have a handle strike and if you're my younger brother its usually a given! the first use of a new axe he missed and nicked the handle and decided to duct tape it to protect it. that lasted a few more swings and the tape was pealed off. my soluti...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:27:50 PDT
Tire Chair
Tire Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> mackderin This is a step-by-step process on how to make a tire chair. There's only a few simple steps that will create a fun, spunky, and unique chair that will catch peoples eyes. You can use this chair in your yard, your bedroom, or even to watch a sports game!To make this chair of joy just like me you shou...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 05:48:14 PDT
DIY 12 Volt On-Demand Water Pump System
DIY 12 Volt On-Demand Water Pump System - More DIY How To Projects]]> i.hate.karl.kilburn I camp a lot, and I tend to camp in remote areas that do not have facilities such as water, electric, or bathrooms available. When I am not actually camping, I like to spend time building 'toys' for camping.When I am camping, water is very important. Many times I bring water with me in a storage tan...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 17:21:57 PDT
DIY Water Tank For Camping (Gravity Fed)
DIY Water Tank For Camping (Gravity Fed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> i.hate.karl.kilburn A lot of times when I camp, I camp in remote areas with no utilities, including water.Since I find water to be quite important, I take it with me.I built a little micro camper (see my other instructables) and I needed a way to carry a fairly large amount of water easily. So I carry it in a tank on t...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 09:55:35 PDT
DIY Micro Camper
DIY Micro Camper - More DIY How To Projects]]> i.hate.karl.kilburn I love camping, and I spend almost all my free time camping or building toys for camping. I am into all types of camping, but my favorite is getting back up in the mountains far from anything or anybody. It is great to get back to nature... However as I continue to get older, I find I need a few thi...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 19:27:39 PDT
DIY Camping Toilet Bucket
DIY Camping Toilet Bucket - More DIY How To Projects]]> i.hate.karl.kilburn How to build your own portable toilet to use while camping... Alternate title - How to poop like a superstar in the woods... Gather The Items You Will Need To build your own DIY camping toilet you will need the following items:- 5 gallon bucket with a tight snap on lid (more on this later), - A p...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 21:11:49 PDT
Portable Swing
Portable Swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> Lander Vandemoortele As a task we had to do for school (I study Industrial Product Designing), we had to make a portable swing. A part of making the swing, was making the instructable. So if you want to make a nice swing, you'll have some 100 options (the number of students). I'll be very glad if you choose mine! The ...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 12:27:02 PST
Complete Camping Hammock with Screen and Rainfly
Complete Camping Hammock with Screen and Rainfly - More DIY How To Projects]]> adamtylernelson This project will show you step-by-step how to make a complete camping hammock, including the hammock, mesh bugnet, rainfly, and tree straps. I built this as a gift for for my girlfriend, who loves borrowing the Hennessy Hammock I've had since I was a Boy Scout, and is taking longer and longer to gi...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 16:16:34 PST
Truck bed tuck bed
Truck bed tuck bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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..!!
Oil drum garden fire pit with a skyline..!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Building a Campfire - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Free-Standing Portable Hammock Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
(TCT)Tent Camper Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Side Burner Can Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
The $10 Hexagon Tarp - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Handmade Boy Scout Troop Flag - Leather & Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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)
Free megaphone (meg�fono gratis) - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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.
The "Solar Baby 2 " Solar Oven. - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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!
DIY- Portable Toolbox Grill- Improved! - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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)
Pocket Alcohol Stove - "Jet Stove" (Camper's Guide) - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Make Your Own Fire Place Starters - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
make your own charcoal - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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]
Priming Wick for Alcohol Stove [and Pot Stand] - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Duct Tape Hammock - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
DIY Camping Hammock - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Sun & bug lotion: one simple solution - More DIY How To Projects]]> belsey Why should you cover yourself in sunscreen then bug spray when one cream could do it all? Why buy expensive products when it's so easy, fun and cheap to make your own? This recipe makes a lotion which feels light, spreads easily and is not greasy at all. The smell is actually pleasant, and it works ...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2009 20:35:11 PDT
Pocket Sized Camp Stove (The Improved
Pocket Sized Camp Stove (The Improved - More DIY How To Projects]]> Javin007 This instructable actually came about through necessity. I love camping, and often go hiking in the woods. How often have you spent a day fishing, and wished you could throw some fresh fish into a pan right there on the dock? For me, this always meant carrying a bulky, expensive kerosene or propane...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2009 20:21:44 PDT
How to Build Your Own Fire Pit
How to Build Your Own Fire Pit - More DIY How To Projects]]> Progressive Farmer There are few things as relaxing as a warm fire on a cool evening. An outdoor fire pit makes any patio or backyard into a great gathering place where friends and family can eat, talk, or just rest by the fire. While you can build a fire pit from rock or have one poured, this fantastic do-it-yourself...
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Mon, 7 Jan 2008 09:10:36 PST