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Henriette's Herbal Homepage. Newsgroups: alt.folklore.herbs From: (EWhiteVHP) Date: 10 Nov 1995 18:45:29 -0500 Subject: How to make REAL vinegar 3 pgs How to make REAL vinegar These directions show how to make vinegar at home using readily available ingredients and supplies.

Henriette's Herbal Homepage

In the late 1800s chemists learned to make acetic acid. It takes good alcohol (wine or beer) to make fermented vinegar. {*style:<b>General Directions </b>*}Winemaking suppliers list acetobacter as "mother" or vinegar culture. Vinegar should contain at least 5% acid as required for preserving or pickling.

Acid test kits, sold by winemaking suppliers, are used to determine the acidity of vinegar. Green Building Design and Construction Home Page. A Low Impact Woodland Home. Take one baby, a toddler and a building site.

A Low Impact Woodland Home

Mix well with a generous helping of mud, combine with 6 weeks of solid welsh rain whilst living under canvas. Do this in candle light without a bathroom or electricity for three months. Chuck in living with your father for good measure. Top with an assortment of large slugs. The result a hand crafted home of beauty, warmth and health for about £3,000. Straw bale houses and other low-impact homes around the World. Environmentally-Friendly Houses. "QUANTUM SHOT" #233Link - article by Joshua S.

Environmentally-Friendly Houses

Hill and Avi Abrams Most ecologically friendly house designs This article is co-written by our guest blogger Joshua S. Hill, from My Writing Voice and Avi Abrams, Dark Roasted Blend. We continue the "ecologically clean living" theme, started in the previous post "Alternative Energy Mega Projects". Recipes, menus, meal ideas, food, and cooking tips. Slow Cooker Green Chile Stew Recipe.

Best Sweet Potato Recipes. Recipes: Basic Kitchen Products from Scratch. Earthnotes Cookbook Basic Kitchen Products from Scratch Have you ever looked at a stick of butter and wondered how it was made?

Recipes: Basic Kitchen Products from Scratch

Oh yes, you probably knew it involved churning and maybe you got awfully close to the real thing the last time you overdid the whipped cream, but is that it? Is there anything else involved in the process? Dutch Oven Cooking. Chicken Pasta Soup - How Does She Do It. Byron&#039;s Dutch Oven Recipes. Camping Food & Dutch Oven Recipes. Enjoy camping food recipes and resources from Scouts all over the world.

Camping Food & Dutch Oven Recipes

Find dutch oven recipes, ideas for cooking without utensils, base camp meals, trail food, and more. Browse the archive and try one out at your next cookout, campfire, or camping trip! This collection will expand as visitors add their favorite recipes to the database. Henriette's Herbal Homepage. The Webtender - Cocktail & Mixed Drink Recipes and Bartending Guide. BrewCalcs.

Sew. Retro Clothes and Looks. Clothing Craft. Free Patterns. Bird puppet pattern. Stone Sculptures, carving marble, limestone, soapstone, alabaster. That's the million dollar question.

Stone Sculptures, carving marble, limestone, soapstone, alabaster

Supplier of tools for masons and carvers, construction and mining, Toll Free in NA: 1 866 683-1285. How to carve a rune stone to decorate your yard/garden. How-To Read Runes. If you do not believe in the paranormal or metaphysical please do not leave mean or rude comments on the Instructable, thank you.

How-To Read Runes

We're new to Instructables but not the world of the paranormal. Reading Runes is one of the most popular methods of Mancy (Divination). There are different kinds of Rune stones depending on which alphabet you choose to follow; Anglo-Saxon Futhorc, Cirth, Elder Futhark, Gothic Runes, Hungarian Runes, Turkic, Younger Futhork. Elder Futhark is the emerging Rune alphabet in popularity; it is also known as the alphabet with the "blank".

What is the best way to use your runes? Method #1: With your runes in their pouch close your eyes, concentrate on what you want an answer for (past situation, present situation or future situation) and chose a rune from the bag as your answer. How to Chisel Stone. How do you get started?

That's the million dollar question. There are a number of ways. I took an art class in college and there was an art student that had finished a piece in stone. It was so beautiful that I had to try it. I brought a stone from the instructor and with tools that he lent me, I headed home. So you have a number of choices to make. 1) Take an art class in college. 2) Ask the local colleges if they are going to have a stone-carving workshop. 3) Go to the library and take out a book on stone carving and use the resources at the end of this page to get your supplies.

Blacksmithing. Making a homemade Crossbow - Part 8 - Shooting the Crossbow. How to Make a Homemade Smoke Bomb. How to Make a Smoke Bomb. The smoke bomb you would purchase from a fireworks store usually is made from potassium chlorate (KClO3 - oxidizer), sugar (sucrose or dextrin - fuel), sodium bicarbonate (otherwise known as baking soda - to moderate the rate of the reaction and keep it from getting too hot), and a powdered organic dye (for colored smoke).

How to Make a Smoke Bomb

When a commercial smoke bomb is burned, the reaction makes white smoke and the heat evaporates the organic dye. Commercial smoke bombs have small holes through which the smoke and dye are ejected, to create a jet of finely dispersed particles. Crafting this type of smoke bomb is beyond most of us, but you can make an effective smoke bomb quite easily.

There are even colorants you can add if you want to make colored smoke. In fact, this type of smoke bomb was used to craft the worldest biggest smoke bomb! Making a homemade Crossbow - Part 7. Making a homemade Crossbow - Part 6. Making a homemade Crossbow - part 3. Making a Homemade Crossbow - part 2. Making a Homemade Crossbow - part 1. True Swords - Samurai Swords, Full Tang, Real Blades, Movie, Anime, Video Game, & Manga Replicas. Unconventional Guides. Metal Works. Foundry/Forge Building.