Hobo Stove | Practical Survivor Urban survival is a tricky subject to discuss. There are advantages to urban survival. Anywhere you look there are items in trash cans and dumpsters that can be used to improve a survival situation. Cardboard boxes can be used for shelter, newspapers can be used for insulation and to the practical survivor another persons trash can be a treasure. In this case we will use a coffee can to build a stove. Whether you call it a hobo stove, can stove, or just a survival stove, this is a cheap effective way to both cook and stay warm. Keep an open mind during any survival situation. Whether backpacking, camping, or surviving, having a way to cook can make a huge difference. A coffee can or large vegetable/ravioli can will allow you to build a stove and cook. Items used to build this stove: * Coffee can * Can opener * Tin snips * Drill and drill bits * Metal coat hanger There are many methods that could be used to build this stove. The top side of a coffee can is already opened. Materials:
ΑΙΩΡΑ-ΚΟΥΝΙΑ ΑΠΟ ΠΑΛΕΤΕΣ: DO IT YOURSELF Στο instructables.com βρήκα αυτή την υπέροχη και πρωτότυπη κατασκευή: αιώρα από παλέτες!Τώρα που ο καιρός γίνετε όλο και πιο ανοιξιάτικος και θα αρχίσουμε να βγαίνουμε σε κήπους ή βεράντες αυτή η εύκολη και πάμφθηνη κατασκευή θα στολίσει τον εξωτερικό μας χώρο.Αν παλι δεν διαθέτετε τα κατάλληλα εργαλεία ή χρόνο μπορείτε να παραγγείλετε την κατασκευή στο χρώμα που επιθυμείτε στο : firstname.lastname@example.org Το μόνο που χειμαζόμαστε είναι 16-20 κομμάτια από ξύλο παλέτας περίπου 40-50cm σε πλάτος και συρματόσχοινο. Με ένα μολύβι βάλτε σημάδια αντικριστά το ένα από το άλλο, για τις τρύπες που θα χρειαστεί να ανοίξετε. . Ανοίξτε μια μερικές τρύπες με τρυπάνι για να μπορέσει να περάσει το συρματόσχοινο σε καθεμία από τις σανίδες παλέτας. Περάστε σταυρωτά το συρματόσχοινο για να τις ενώσετε. Ανοίξτε επιπλέον τρύπες στις δύο εξωτερικές σανίδες όπου θα περάσετε διπλό συρματόσχοινο για να την κρεμάσετε και είστε έτοιμοι να χαλαρώσετε στον κήπο σας! πηγη; instructables.com
Heading Out on Your Own — Day 21: Know Your Way Around a Kitchen If there remains a lingering sense among older generations of men that cooking is “women’s work,” I would think it is probably fading greatly among the younger set. True, for much of human history men did the hunting/farming and women did the cooking, and this arrangement continued to work well into the 20th century. Young men made a quick transition from living with their flapjack-flipping mother, to settling down with a meatloaf-making wife. But those days are long gone; accommodations that come with a cook are now virtually non-existent (although it lives on in fraternity houses), and men are remaining bachelors longer – well into their late 20s and early 30s. Maturing into a grown man means becoming self-sufficient, so daily dependence isn’t an option. Keeps you healthy and strong. Saves you money. Impresses the ladies. Gives you enjoyment. Now, I’m not a home cooking zealot. Let’s get started. Stocking Your Kitchen: Essential Equipment Hardware: Pots/Pans/Baking Dishes Thanks Matt!
7th Grader mimics Nature 13 year old copies Nature to Improve Solar Performance Thirteen year old Aidan Dwyer was walking in the woods in Upstate New York in the winter and noticed a spiral pattern to tree branches. Aidan realized the tree branches and leaves had a mathematical spiral pattern that could be shown as a fraction. Aidan's backyard in Northport, NY. The 7th grader next wondered why nature used such a pattern? Aidan discovered that the Fibonacci pattern helps deciduous trees, in higher latitudes, efficiently track the Sun and collect the most sunlight even in the thickest forest, on the cloudiest days. The American Museum of Natural History has awarded Aidan a Young Naturalist Award for 2011. See the detailed description of his discoveries on the Museum's website: *www.amnh.org In late 2012, early 2013, Aidan builds a larger model: Postscript: Many have questioned why Aidan did not measure power output from the solar cells, instead he only measured voltage, without a load attached ("open circuit").
The glory of hockey stick art Image from slapshotcreations.com The dog gate above is, as the caption mentions, taken from slapshotcreations.com , a website put together by @BillShandler that showcases some of the cool stuff he’s built from used hockey sticks. He inspired me to search out some more great hockey stick woodwork, and thanks to a Twitter request and the fancy google machine, I’m proud to present the best of my initial findings. Let’s take a look. * First, a beauty. What a downright perfect fit for that dock. * Now, let’s get a little less polished, and a little more awesome. That is truly a thing of beauty, Peggy. So, so great. * There’s about 300 different ways to build a hockey chair, so I’ve compiled the most common below: I’m all about using goalie paddles for arm-rests. * And now a few from the web… The hockey stick chest: Badass. * The hockey stick cutting board : No idea how that was made, but it looks like it was a lot of work. (From neatorama.com .) * The park bench: Whoa. Now *that* is truly amazing.
The Halcon Stove - survivalbiz.com Step 7. Take the bottom piece of the can and start to ruffle the perimeter of the can with your thumb. (Figure 10.) You don’t want creases, just ruffles. These ruffles are to allow the top portion of the can to fit over the bottom portion easily. Step 8. · Isopropyl alcohol works well with the stove but it does not burn as clean as denatured. · You will notice the aluminum strip creates an inner wall to the stove. · You can set your cooking pot right on top of the stove and cook. · Although, no amount of blowing will extinguish the flame. · Please! Hand Painted Linen Kitchen Towels & Napkins - Easy DIY Project In my kitchen, each season I change out accents to make the otherwise neutral room feel more like that particular time of year. Little touches like adding fresh colored kitchen towels and a stack of linen napkins can make a big difference in making the entire room feel like Spring, for example. To be able to keep up with my seasonally evolving kitchen, I have made a variety of custom kitchen linens that boast my favorite color combinations and hand-stitched monograms. Best of all, this project can be done by the most un-gifted artist. (UPDATE : I've started stocking my own collection of linens in my Everyday Occasions store - some inspired by these hand-painted towels! hand paintedlinen kitchen towels & napkins fabric paint brushes painter’s tape water drop cloth or craft paper linen fabric sewing machine thread pair of scissors Directions : Begin by cutting the linen into the size of the item you’d like to make. Remove the tape and repeat to complete your selected pattern.
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Survival Smokers The following information comes from the US Army Survival Manual If the situation and time allow, you should preserve the extra meat for later use. If the air is cold enough, you can freeze the meat. In warmer climates, however, you will need to use a drying or smoking process to preserve it. One night of heavy smoking will make meat edible for about 1 week. To smoke meat, you will need an enclosed area-for instance, a teepee or a pit. Teepee smoker Rack smoker To use the pit method of smoking meat, dig a hole about 3 feet (1 meter) deep and 1 1/2 feet (1/2 meter) in diameter. Properly smoked meat will look like a dark, brittle, curled stick. How to cut glass I posted a picture about 1 week ago on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter of me cutting glass using just string. I got LOT’S of requests for a tutorial on how I DID THIS! So here it is. FINALLY! You will be able to learn how to cut glass. I want to warn you. It’s best to triple your yarn because it will burn longer! Soak it GOOD! I like to tie my yarn where I want my glass to “cut” then quickly pour polish remover over the string again. Get a big bowl with ice and water ready. VERY IMPORTANT! Slowly turn your bottle. You can’t let the flame go OUT then dunk it in the ice water. YAY!!! I reallly hope you enjoyed this tutorial because I had ALOT of requests for it! © Copyright jaderbombllc, All rights Reserved.