Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - water - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:05:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Laminar Flow Water Jet for Under $25. http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminar-Flow-Water-Jet-for-Under-25/
Laminar Flow Water Jet for Under $25. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/EA5P/GD0R1I5E/F2SEA5PGD0R1I5E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/EA5P/GD0R1I5E/F2SEA5PGD0R1I5E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/EA5P/GD0R1I5E/F2SEA5PGD0R1I5E.SMALL.jpg scottrevoman333 This instructable is for everyone who has ever wanted to build a Laminar Flow Water jet, it sounds complex but it is actually very simple. You will need some PVC pipe, some brass pipe, about 300 straws, 4 test plugs, and some sponges. So lets get started!!!! Here is a link to my second instructable...
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Wed, 1 Sep 2010 11:36:01 PDT
Above Ground Pool Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Above-Ground-Pool-Lift/
Above Ground Pool Lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/E2O8/HX1WCDDD/F40E2O8HX1WCDDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/E2O8/HX1WCDDD/F40E2O8HX1WCDDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/E2O8/HX1WCDDD/F40E2O8HX1WCDDD.SMALL.jpg gluckc I googled for several months to find an above ground pool lift, but only found in-the-ground pool lifts. Only after I built this did I find anything, but even then they were over $4000 and didn't go as high as this one does. I had no idea if this was actually going to work until after I built it -...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 19:16:24 PDT
Backyard Recirculating Splash Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Recirculating-Splash-Pad/
Backyard Recirculating Splash Pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/DFVK/HYCSZ0ZR/F8WDFVKHYCSZ0ZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/DFVK/HYCSZ0ZR/F8WDFVKHYCSZ0ZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/DFVK/HYCSZ0ZR/F8WDFVKHYCSZ0ZR.SMALL.jpg phinch My kids love playing in the splash pad at the water park, and I figured I could build one for my yard.Of course I could have just turned on the hose, but there's a bit of a drought going on where we live, so thats why I made it recirculate.I've already built a water table based on theerikjohnson's i...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:13:27 PDT
Off grid propane powered hot tub http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-grid-propane-powered-hot-tub/
Off grid propane powered hot tub - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/Y8DH/HZS8V08D/FW8Y8DHHZS8V08D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/Y8DH/HZS8V08D/FW8Y8DHHZS8V08D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/Y8DH/HZS8V08D/FW8Y8DHHZS8V08D.SMALL.jpg jaylabrosse Ever wanted to relax in a hot tub under the stars !? Find cast iron tub . We found this on Craig's List for 100 $ Clean said tub ! We used Fume free oven cleaner and let it set over night. This one was REALLY SMELLY ! dont fret it will look like new after you clean it. Andre testing it out BE...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 15:26:18 PDT
Surfer's Wardrobe/Poncho http://www.instructables.com/id/Surfers-WardrobePoncho/
Surfer's Wardrobe/Poncho - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/EQ7Z/HZFDU0FV/F8KEQ7ZHZFDU0FV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/EQ7Z/HZFDU0FV/F8KEQ7ZHZFDU0FV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/EQ7Z/HZFDU0FV/F8KEQ7ZHZFDU0FV.SMALL.jpg az√ľkiBEAN Affording a little privacy is easy whilst on the go from your car to the surf! If you need a humble cover so you can change into your swimwear, then this is the Instructable for you! Needs... -Two towels of similar size.-Zip tiesOptional: rivets Instructions: Lay one towel over another.Connect...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:41:34 PDT
How To Clean Sand Dollars http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-Sand-Dollars/
How To Clean Sand Dollars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/LFTU/HZ88N8ND/FVZLFTUHZ88N8ND.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/LFTU/HZ88N8ND/FVZLFTUHZ88N8ND.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/LFTU/HZ88N8ND/FVZLFTUHZ88N8ND.SMALL.jpg The lego girl These are sand dollars from the gulf coast. I found them in Port Aransas, Texas. This is the color they are in their natural state. Many people prefer their sand dollars to be white instead of their natural color. First, put the sand dollars in a bowl and pour water in a bowl just enough to...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 11:29:35 PDT
How to Barefoot Waterski http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Barefoot-Waterski/
How to Barefoot Waterski - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/OUQC/HYJ3ZFJE/F7WOUQCHYJ3ZFJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/OUQC/HYJ3ZFJE/F7WOUQCHYJ3ZFJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/OUQC/HYJ3ZFJE/F7WOUQCHYJ3ZFJE.SMALL.jpg bergerab Barefoot waterskiing is one of the most intimidating and rewarding water sports in practice today. These skiers travel at high speeds on just the skin on their feet! To some this is appealing; however, due to the mental obstacles barefooting brings, many beginners can be discouraged. To beginners, s...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 14:55:33 PDT
Swimsuit Dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Swimsuit-Dryer/
Swimsuit Dryer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/K7TL/HYC64IDI/FQ5K7TLHYC64IDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/K7TL/HYC64IDI/FQ5K7TLHYC64IDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/K7TL/HYC64IDI/FQ5K7TLHYC64IDI.SMALL.jpg ehudwill My sister-in-law shared with my about the swimsuit dryers they used on their trip to Hawaii. I was intrigued because my family often goes swimming at the pool and carrying bags of soaking wet swimsuits can be a smelly. Having a way to speed up the drying process would be great. Then I remembers a fa...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 17:16:13 PDT
Floating Camera Mount for Underwater video http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Camera-Mount-for-Underwater-video/
Floating Camera Mount for Underwater video - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/2UDU/HYC6GGHD/F2O2UDUHYC6GGHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/2UDU/HYC6GGHD/F2O2UDUHYC6GGHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/2UDU/HYC6GGHD/F2O2UDUHYC6GGHD.SMALL.jpg camping crazy This is a simple camera mount for under water video, that floats to the surface if you drop it. I got the idea from a mixture of different mounts and bobbers but a good bit of the credit for the idea goes too mcogan and their Underwater camera mount. Hopefully this is use full to you and you have f...
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 19:07:14 PDT
7-in-1 summer squeeze: hot tub, deck, swings, arbor, firepit, birdhouse, hammock swing http://www.instructables.com/id/7-in-1-summer-squeeze-hot-tub-deck-swings-arbor-fi/
7-in-1 summer squeeze: hot tub, deck, swings, arbor, firepit, birdhouse, hammock swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/UQWI/HY7T2TVT/FCUUQWIHY7T2TVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/UQWI/HY7T2TVT/FCUUQWIHY7T2TVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/UQWI/HY7T2TVT/FCUUQWIHY7T2TVT.SMALL.jpg skiedra Making this summer bit more awesome...We bought a small (574 sq meters / 6200 sq feet) plot of land some 10 miles outside the city in a small gardening community. That decission was made so the kids do grow up in "concrete jungle", but grow more connected to nature. The lot was empty with some old o...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:25:38 PDT
conch shell horn http://www.instructables.com/id/conch-shell-horn-1/
conch shell horn - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/T8RL/HXTJPEKJ/FF3T8RLHXTJPEKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/T8RL/HXTJPEKJ/FF3T8RLHXTJPEKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/T8RL/HXTJPEKJ/FF3T8RLHXTJPEKJ.SMALL.jpg anders625 hello, this is anders625 reporting to you from the Caiman islands. In this instructible I will be showing you how to make a horn out of a conch shell. The conch is a common name that is applied to a number of different medium to large-sized sea snails or their shells. The term generally applies to l...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 16:29:27 PDT
Mistick - as in Mist Stick! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mistick-as-in-Mist-Stick/
Mistick - as in Mist Stick! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/F1M8/HXVR2JZX/FG0F1M8HXVR2JZX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/F1M8/HXVR2JZX/FG0F1M8HXVR2JZX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/F1M8/HXVR2JZX/FG0F1M8HXVR2JZX.SMALL.jpg IamGutter Summer is a great time for getting outdoors and enjoying time with family and friends, only sometimes the enjoyment is curtailed by the brutal summer heat. The Mistick is here to help!! There are many products available to provide a cooling mist in a fixed area, such as attached to a deck or awnin...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 05:44:37 PDT
Water Balloon Filling Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Balloon-Filling-Station/
Water Balloon Filling Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ST6M/HXMUVO13/FZ2ST6MHXMUVO13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ST6M/HXMUVO13/FZ2ST6MHXMUVO13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ST6M/HXMUVO13/FZ2ST6MHXMUVO13.SMALL.jpg IamGutter The 4th of July has come and gone and my neighborhood, like many, celebrated our Nation's independence with a cookout, fireworks and, of course, a huge water balloon war! We spent hours dragging multiple hoses around, picking them up, filling a balloon, putting them down, tying a balloon, repeat. ...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:33:35 PDT
Sand "Clay" - Preserve Your Sand Creations Forever! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sand-Clay-Preserve-Your-Sand-Creations-Forever/
Sand "Clay" - Preserve Your Sand Creations Forever! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/26XR/HXMKSC9P/FDL26XRHXMKSC9P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/26XR/HXMKSC9P/FDL26XRHXMKSC9P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/26XR/HXMKSC9P/FDL26XRHXMKSC9P.SMALL.jpg austinsimonson Did you just make that perfect sand castle only to be disappointed when you had to leave the beach? Wouldn't you like some memory of the beach other than the seemingly endless piles of sand coming out of your shoes and socks? Well now that's a thing of the past...safely preserve your sand memories u...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:08:41 PDT
DIY water pump. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-water-pump-1/
DIY water pump. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/ZBO2/HXHR9MCF/FX9ZBO2HXHR9MCF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/ZBO2/HXHR9MCF/FX9ZBO2HXHR9MCF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/ZBO2/HXHR9MCF/FX9ZBO2HXHR9MCF.SMALL.jpg Victor8o5 In this instructable I'll be making a centrifugal water pump. The materials I used to build it can vary in shape and size, but the idea remains the same. The materials I used to make it are: 3v DC motor, this is from a VHS player. Plastic canister (the motor must fit inside) Propeller (m...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 04:58:12 PDT
Coconut Bikini Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Coconut-Bikini-Top/
Coconut Bikini Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4Y95/HX1WKBIQ/FQ44Y95HX1WKBIQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4Y95/HX1WKBIQ/FQ44Y95HX1WKBIQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4Y95/HX1WKBIQ/FQ44Y95HX1WKBIQ.SMALL.jpg kilo_me Whether you are getting ready for your summer vacation on a tropical island or you are just looking for an all-natural material, eco-friendly bikini top wanting to say “Aloha” wearing the appropriate apparel . Well, here is how to make your own Coconut Bikini Top! Tools & materials you will need....
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 15:45:13 PDT
River Radio- Floating Stereo that ROCKS! http://www.instructables.com/id/River-Radio-Floating-Stereo-that-ROCKS/
River Radio- Floating Stereo that ROCKS! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/DDRO/HWZ509AU/FPJDDROHWZ509AU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/DDRO/HWZ509AU/FPJDDROHWZ509AU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/DDRO/HWZ509AU/FPJDDROHWZ509AU.SMALL.jpg hamsammy A few years back a friend wanted me to build a floating stereo for his yearly lazy river trip. We didn't have the funds at the time but since I opened up a stereo installation shop I've gotten access to tons of cheap and second hand parts. This year I got invited to go on a lazy river down the Wisc...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 20:47:58 PDT
Lord of the Rings: Swimwear! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lord-of-the-Rings-Swim-wear/
Lord of the Rings: Swimwear! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/9RDT/HX1W7HRY/FGT9RDTHX1W7HRY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/9RDT/HX1W7HRY/FGT9RDTHX1W7HRY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/9RDT/HX1W7HRY/FGT9RDTHX1W7HRY.SMALL.jpg CrazyClever Have you been invited to a pool party and want to show them how they party Middle Earth style? Do you want to be able to bring cosplay to the pool? Then get ready for a Lord of the Rings swim wear ensemble! Show off your elvish allegiance with a brooch and towel cloak combo that will keep you dry an...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:43:08 PDT
Upgrade your pool's filter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-your-pools-filter/
Upgrade your pool's filter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/1HQB/HWJQD9PX/F5I1HQBHWJQD9PX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/1HQB/HWJQD9PX/F5I1HQBHWJQD9PX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/1HQB/HWJQD9PX/F5I1HQBHWJQD9PX.SMALL.jpg Reengineered Last summer we made the decision to get a pool, the small inflatable pools were just not cutting it in our hilly yard so we decided to get something a little closer to permanent. We are a family of 4 living on one income so when we encountered the $79 on sale Summer Escapes 12' x 26" above ground po...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:46:45 PDT
ANTI-FOG YOUR SWIMMING GOGGLES http://www.instructables.com/id/ANTI-FOG-YOUR-SWIMMING-GOGGLES/
ANTI-FOG YOUR SWIMMING GOGGLES - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/HRUQ/HWDFF2JK/FTHHRUQHWDFF2JK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/HRUQ/HWDFF2JK/FTHHRUQHWDFF2JK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/HRUQ/HWDFF2JK/FTHHRUQHWDFF2JK.SMALL.jpg anujpowerbox There are several ways to anti fog your googles I am gonna share 3 ways with you THINGS YOU NEED YOU WILL NEED1. Swimming goggles2. Shampoo or Toothpaste or Shaving cream APPLYING Apply any one of the items that is Shampoo or Toothpaste or Shaving cream to the swimming goggle , inside out WA...
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 22:06:32 PDT
Water Hand Cannon http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Hand-Cannon/
Water Hand Cannon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/LIMA/GBPKYHCY/F9DLIMAGBPKYHCY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/LIMA/GBPKYHCY/F9DLIMAGBPKYHCY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/LIMA/GBPKYHCY/F9DLIMAGBPKYHCY.SMALL.jpg LeumasYrrep A few years ago I wanted to buy a bunch of water guns for a summer picknick that was coming up. I looked in the local retail store and there were no Super Soakers to be found. So I became determined that I could build my own water gun. After realizing the complexity of a Super Soaker and the cost to...
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Sun, 18 Jul 2010 18:19:54 PDT
Turn your office into a kayak http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-office-into-a-kayak/
Turn your office into a kayak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/F7HK/HV4DDN4E/FXHF7HKHV4DDN4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/F7HK/HV4DDN4E/FXHF7HKHV4DDN4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/F7HK/HV4DDN4E/FXHF7HKHV4DDN4E.SMALL.jpg johntonta In an effort to explore low cost and sustainable ways of taking to the waves, I have developed this kayak build (based on a traditional Inuit Qayaq), which uses or rather re-uses the most readily available materials. This is instead of relying on expensive and polluting polymers, exotic plywood or e...
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Wed, 14 May 2014 07:11:25 PDT
Hydrofoil Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydrofoil-Bicycle/
Hydrofoil Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/VYKS/HV85NALU/FW7VYKSHV85NALU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/VYKS/HV85NALU/FW7VYKSHV85NALU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/VYKS/HV85NALU/FW7VYKSHV85NALU.SMALL.jpg 00016413 Have you ever seen a hydrofoil bicycle? Most people have not, but they are now starting to become popular with colleges and professors. Most colleges make them because they are created from complex blueprints and they are trying to perfect the hydrofoil designs. There is a video on YouTube showing...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:54:46 PDT
How to make a Radial Piston Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Radial-Piston-Water-Pump/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 09:21:52 PDT
The Allen Hydrautomat, a working paint tin model. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Allen-Hydrautomat-a-working-paint-tin-model/
The Allen Hydrautomat, a working paint tin model. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/VQIX/HU1RWH21/F6YVQIXHU1RWH21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/VQIX/HU1RWH21/F6YVQIXHU1RWH21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/VQIX/HU1RWH21/F6YVQIXHU1RWH21.SMALL.jpg petercd A silent system of raising water patented in 1926 by Thomas Gaskell Allen, was alleged to have an efficiency of 80% of the pressure water used, a more efficient device than the hydraulic ram pump at the cost of greater parts and complexity.Sadly, this wonderful device seems to have faded into obscur...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:48:37 PDT
STAND-ALONE RAINWATER COLLECTOR http://www.instructables.com/id/Stand-alone-rain-collector/
STAND-ALONE RAINWATER COLLECTOR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/OSWF/HTK2G7DN/FOLOSWFHTK2G7DN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/OSWF/HTK2G7DN/FOLOSWFHTK2G7DN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/OSWF/HTK2G7DN/FOLOSWFHTK2G7DN.SMALL.jpg ElizabethGoetvinck We are students industrial design and for the past 2 weeks we have been building a rain harvesting system. Our client is a community with a public garden because they don't have a private garden for themselves. The garden is a place where they can cultivate some vegetables and fruits, relax, enjoy t...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 13:30:55 PDT
Hollow wooden kitesurfboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Hollow-wooden-kitesurfboard/
Hollow wooden kitesurfboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/MPRI/HS61AQ0L/FVYMPRIHS61AQ0L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/MPRI/HS61AQ0L/FVYMPRIHS61AQ0L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/MPRI/HS61AQ0L/FVYMPRIHS61AQ0L.SMALL.jpg fjordfiend This is how to make a hollow wooden kiteboard from marine plywood. The design and construction of this board has been simplified as much as possible to facilitate quick, cheap construction with out specialised tools. The board consists of three layers of wood laminated together to form the core ...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:08:32 PST
PVC Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Water-Pump/
PVC Water Pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/8M6G/HRWNB22J/FLO8M6GHRWNB22J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/8M6G/HRWNB22J/FLO8M6GHRWNB22J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/8M6G/HRWNB22J/FLO8M6GHRWNB22J.SMALL.jpg petercd Build a long reach pvc water pump, handy for pumping right down to the bottom, and easily transfer water between rain barrels without resorting to the small plastic 5 litre paint buckets that fit the opening. I had hoped that this small scale pumping windmill copy would start siphoning once I pu...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 11:44:18 PST
How to make a carbon windsurf boom http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-carbon-windsurf-boom/
How to make a carbon windsurf boom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/9ECW/FYAJK8RY/FSJ9ECWFYAJK8RY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/9ECW/FYAJK8RY/FSJ9ECWFYAJK8RY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/9ECW/FYAJK8RY/FSJ9ECWFYAJK8RY.SMALL.jpg Jaap Willem van Ingen This story explains the method I used to make a 100% carbon windsurf boom.Carbon windsurf booms nowadays are standard for race sails, but can often cost more than 1000 euro. Therefore I decided to try to make one myself for my Aerotech VMG 6.0 sail, using aerospace materials. The result is a boom ...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2009 07:33:58 PDT
The plastic bag hoodie: How to fuse plastic bags and sew them into a hoodie http://www.instructables.com/id/The-plastic-bag-hoodie-How-to-fuse-plastic-bags-a/
The plastic bag hoodie: How to fuse plastic bags and sew them into a hoodie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/AHYH/FTO54JM0/FCRAHYHFTO54JM0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/AHYH/FTO54JM0/FCRAHYHFTO54JM0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/AHYH/FTO54JM0/FCRAHYHFTO54JM0.SMALL.jpg imrobot I was inspired to make this Instructable by two things. 1. my lack of a rain jacket and 2. a project by maker bre who use to do weekend project for MAKE: magazine So one rainy Saturday night I was running thought downtown with my friends to get out of the rain. i was wearing my favorite zip-up hood...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2009 14:42:36 PDT
Hydration Pack - Bite Valve Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydration-Pack-Bite-Valve-Cover/
Hydration Pack - Bite Valve Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/6XIQ/HNQYA2WO/FKN6XIQHNQYA2WO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/6XIQ/HNQYA2WO/FKN6XIQHNQYA2WO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/6XIQ/HNQYA2WO/FKN6XIQHNQYA2WO.SMALL.jpg Kyrocken This a handy use for a 35mm film canister if you are need of a cover for your hydration pack's bite valve. Do you throw your backpack down during a midday break, just to have it covered with dirt, cow feces or an army of ants? Well fear no more friend. A FREE solution has just come your way. Your d...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 11:15:18 PST
Building a Wakeskate - Parts & Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Wakeskate-Parts-Tools/
Building a Wakeskate - Parts & Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/DI0X/HLSHIZGH/FFDDI0XHLSHIZGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/DI0X/HLSHIZGH/FFDDI0XHLSHIZGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/DI0X/HLSHIZGH/FFDDI0XHLSHIZGH.SMALL.jpg kvods Basically the process starts by making a jig (to form the rocker shape) and then you use the jig to build the board.  PARTS: 2 x 4 lumber (for the jig) Cheap 1/8" plywood/ particle board (for the jig) 1/8" sheets of fine woods (for the board) - I used 4 [2' x 4'] sheets of 1/8" birch and 1 [2' x 4...
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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 11:03:13 PDT
Homemade Wakeskate http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wakeskate/
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 13:16:03 PDT
Modern Huarache Sandals http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Huarache-Sandals/
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By: WayfinderAli

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Wed, 16 May 2012 18:20:31 PDT
Paddle Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Paddle-Board/
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 09:50:58 PDT
DIY Pool Cover Remover and Putter Onner, V2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pool-Cover-Remover-and-Putter-Onner-V20/
DIY Pool Cover Remover and Putter Onner, V2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/QLUC/HL94FY6A/FVKQLUCHL94FY6A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/QLUC/HL94FY6A/FVKQLUCHL94FY6A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/QLUC/HL94FY6A/FVKQLUCHL94FY6A.SMALL.jpg cobinrox Putting on and removing a pool cover is a hassle for two people, worse for one.  Commercial cover gadgets are expensive and not all of them fit the specific type of pool you may have.  Here is one way to make your own.  Not perfect, but it works. The movie here just shows the cover in action. ...
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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 14:59:33 PDT
Make a diving depth gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-diving-depth-gauge/
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Mon, 2 Sep 2013 05:48:32 PDT
The Blob http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Blob/
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 20:41:31 PDT
How To Make A PVC Water / Air / Vacuum Pump! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-PVC-Water-Air-Vacuum-Pump/
How To Make A PVC Water / Air / Vacuum Pump! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/ND3K/HJZ85SGW/F7WND3KHJZ85SGW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/ND3K/HJZ85SGW/F7WND3KHJZ85SGW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/ND3K/HJZ85SGW/F7WND3KHJZ85SGW.SMALL.jpg The King of Random In this project you'll learn how to make a customizable PVC hand pump that will create vacuum suction, pump water, or compress air.  A pre-requisite to making the pump will be 2 homemade check valves.  You can learn how to make these cheap PVC check valves here! Watch the Video! WARNING:...
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 12:09:17 PDT
Optical Lens for Swimming Goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/Optical-Lens-for-Swimming-Goggles/
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 12:24:42 PDT
Pool Bug Skimmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Pool-Bug-Skimmer/
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 14:19:18 PDT
How to turn a harbor freight trailer into a Kayak/Camping trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-harbor-freight-trailer-into-a-Kayak/
How to turn a harbor freight trailer into a Kayak/Camping trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/IZVB/HIUXGU77/FWCIZVBHIUXGU77.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/IZVB/HIUXGU77/FWCIZVBHIUXGU77.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/IZVB/HIUXGU77/FWCIZVBHIUXGU77.SMALL.jpg Frkzila This is my first instructable but I have posted this on some kayak forums with positive feedback so I wanted to post it here and enter it into the outdoors competition. I wanted a trailer I could haul our three kayaks on and our camping gear but all the trailers I found for purchase were $1000 plus....
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 16:29:02 PDT
Make a Kayak Paddle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Kayak-Paddle/
Make a Kayak Paddle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/WYZ3/HIGFIXTG/FRZWYZ3HIGFIXTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/WYZ3/HIGFIXTG/FRZWYZ3HIGFIXTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/WYZ3/HIGFIXTG/FRZWYZ3HIGFIXTG.SMALL.jpg theredsurfer After this Instructable you will never be up a creek without the means of building a paddle. I recently bought a sit in kayak to explore the clear Susquehanna River in central Pennsylvania(Highly Recommended!). I had a $200 budget, which was pretty tight to get into kayaking. I was able to secure a ...
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Fri, 28 Jun 2013 11:41:28 PDT
IBC Tote Kiddie Pool http://www.instructables.com/id/IBC-Tote-Kiddie-Pool/
IBC Tote Kiddie Pool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/DKRY/HI3TYI3E/FQ0DKRYHI3TYI3E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/DKRY/HI3TYI3E/FQ0DKRYHI3TYI3E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/DKRY/HI3TYI3E/FQ0DKRYHI3TYI3E.SMALL.jpg tnlightle IBC stands for intermediate bulk container.  These containers can range from 275-325 gallons and are mainly used for industrial chemicals. The IBCs used for industry are classified as returnable (re-usable) and non-returnable (disposable).  I work in industrial water treatment and we go through seve...
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Thu, 20 Jun 2013 20:21:16 PDT
What's better than water Balloons... Sponge Balls!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-better-than-water-Balloons-Sponge-Balls/
What's better than water Balloons... Sponge Balls!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/8Z8R/HHTE166V/FE68Z8RHHTE166V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/8Z8R/HHTE166V/FE68Z8RHHTE166V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/8Z8R/HHTE166V/FE68Z8RHHTE166V.SMALL.jpg ClayChip Every summer we make a large batch of sponge balls for the kids to enjoy in stead of water balloons. We do this for several reasons. Once made they can be enjoyed all summer if taken care of properly. The clean up is real easy since there aren't any little rubber balloon pieced to hunt for and pick ...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:14:33 PDT
DIY water slide http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-water-slide/
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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 08:50:38 PDT
Wood Burning Pool Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burning-Pool-Heater/
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Sat, 11 Jul 2009 12:23:57 PDT
Pond Shade from Salvaged Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Pond-Shade-from-Salvaged-Materials/
Pond Shade from Salvaged Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/HJZM/HHMI50V9/FVZHJZMHHMI50V9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/HJZM/HHMI50V9/FVZHJZMHHMI50V9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/HJZM/HHMI50V9/FVZHJZMHHMI50V9.SMALL.jpg hherzog I have a small pond made from a 280 gallon stock watering tank. It receives full sun all day, and, with roughly 10 goldfish and koi, is highly susceptible to string algae, despite weekly cleanings and a homemade filter for the pump. Having built a pond pergola for our 1800 gallon pond in the back, w...
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Fri, 7 Jun 2013 19:43:02 PDT
How to make a Kayak drainage port http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Kayak-drainage-port/
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 16:58:30 PDT
How to set up A Fishing Rod For Lure Fishing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-set-up-A-Fishing-Rod-For-Lure-Fishing/
How to set up A Fishing Rod For Lure Fishing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/PDKR/FTY4CG5V/FV2PDKRFTY4CG5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/PDKR/FTY4CG5V/FV2PDKRFTY4CG5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/PDKR/FTY4CG5V/FV2PDKRFTY4CG5V.SMALL.jpg K-Dawg This is an Instructable to help all the beginners of the great sport of fishing! It will show you how to spool(put line on) a reel and attach it to a fishing rod. PLEASE RATE MY INSTRUCTABLE.. What You Will Need You will need:-A Rod-A Reel-Fishing Line-A Lure-A Scissors Putting line on a reel. ...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2009 11:13:36 PDT