Thomas Hackett

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10 Silly Fun Science Experiments You Can Easily Do at Home

Other than youth and recess and summer vacation and nap time and candy and junk food and energy and fast metabolism and hope and excitement and …

Youngest Kids In Class At Higher Risk Of ADHD Diagnosis

By the time they're in elementary school, some kids prove to be more troublesome than others. They can't sit still or they're not socializing or they can't focus enough to complete tasks that the other kids are handling well. Sounds like ADHD. But it might be that they're just a little young for …

Pediatrics

Ana White | Barn Greenhouse - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Handmade by: …

How to Use a Speed Square

In this tutorial, we’re going to take a quick look at the speed square, a tool that you may already have, but may not fully understand. While made for framing carpentry, a speed square can be indispensable in a lot of measuring and marking situations. Let’s have a look.<p>What is a Speed Square?<p>A …

Easy self-defense moves for your kids

DENVER - Some kids don't think about safety, and parents struggle to find a way to teach their children about it.<p>9NEWS spoke to experts to help …

How to Use a Multimeter Video Tutorial

Martin Lorton is a solar power and electronics enthusiast. On his YouTube channel he has a number of really excellent video tutorials covering many aspects of electronics and electronics measurement. His 3-part series on how to use a multimeter is one of the best I’ve seen.<p>Many years ago, in …

How to Build a Homemade Water Heater

Torque: DIY All Terrain Electric Longboard<p>Homemade Roof Rack With Accessories<p>Outdoor Table From Wood and Steel Tubing<p>Rockets Class<p>I like your idea …

Here's How To Tie Anything And Everything

Knots, laces, togas, scarves — you have met your match. Bookmark this immediately.

Charcoal Powered Generator - Gasifier

Introduction: Charcoal Powered Generator - Gasifier<p>About: I'm a computer engineer - but please don't judge me by that. I heat with wood, fix broken …

Automotive Industry

DIY Camp Stove: Tips And Tricks on How to Cook while Camping

Whether you have a manufactured stove or homemade, it will still work flawlessly. There is still a chance that the DIY camp stove to become your …

Woodworking

6 Instant Meals for Backpacking: Just Add Boiling Water

If you are very busy at work and your job requires you to stay in the office until the evening, you probably don’t have a lot of time to cook …

How to Make Camp Bread While Actually Camping

<b>Think about being able to say to your</b> camping counterparts, “Do you want freshly baked bread tonight?”<p>This will certainly win you points.<p>Of course, …

40 Campfire Meals to Keep You Well-Fed in the Great Outdoors

Head to the great outdoors and eat in style with 40 recipes destined for campfire greatness.<p><b>Eating (very) well in the great outdoors</b> isn't hard. Pack up a cooler (or two) with all the fixings for chilaquiles, bacon-wrapped trout, skillet peach crisp, and yes, a proper cocktail—we're going camping.

Cooking

Exotac fireSLEEVE

Posted in Gear<p>Ferro rods and pocket-sized caveman bowfire rigs are cool but let’s face it, a Bic lighter is preferable 98% of the time. The addition …

5 Simple and Satisfying Shop Storage Solutions

There is something deeply satisfying about a simple and elegant (and cheap!) solution to an annoying storage problem. There is also something especially gratifying about utilizing normally wasted space, as a number of these racks and holders do. “Working the cube,” a mentor of mine in my youth used …

Woodworking

5 Knots You Need to Know How to Tie at All Times

We’re doing something different today with our Knot of the Week series and taking a look at five knots that you should know how to tie at all times. …

Learn to Tie a Trucker's Hitch, the Knot You'll Use All Year

Need to secure canoes and kayaks to your truck or tie down long lengths of rope at your camp site? Then you need to learn the trucker's hitch.<p><b>Every year at Thanksgiving, my family treks to a</b> Christmas tree farm in the North Carolina mountains. We choose a Fraser fir, call in the chainsaw man, and …

​Keep Mosquitoes at Bay with This Plastic Bottle Bug Trap

No one wants to be eaten alive by mosquitoes, but there's no need to resort to harsh chemicals to keep them at arm's length. Instructables user …

How to Back Up a Trailer | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Colin Braun.</i><p>So, you borrowed your father-in-law’s boat for your weekend at the cabin, or you bought a RV to …

Bloglovin

<i>Note: This post is part of the Prepared Blogger‘s 30 Days of Preparedness series to celebrate National Preparedness Month.</i><p>Day 26: How to Filter and …

Off-grid

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Everytime I’ve done an <b></b>emergency fair, the most popular <b>alternative cooking</b> method that I demonstrate has been the <b>Rocket Stove</b> (by a long shot)! People …

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Fire Piston

<b>Fire Piston</b><p>Ignition by rapid compression using a thermodynamic device. Similar to a diesel engine, the fire piston creates a spark by rapid …

Convert Your Mower Into A Survival Generator

Spring is in the air and with it comes yard work. For some we have already started planting our gardens, others are tending to their chickens and …

Wood Stove Decathlon Finalist: Kimberly Stove

The world's brightest wood stove designers and manufacturers will compete in the Wood Stove Decathlon Nov. 16 to 19 at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The competition challenges 14 finalists to build next-generation wood stoves that are low-emission, high-efficiency, innovative, and …

How To Preserve Your Own Meats for Food Storage - SHTF Prepping & Homesteading Central

<i>Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase SHTFPreparedness may earn a small commission at no</i> …

Homesteading

WROL – Protecting Your Family When the Bad Guys Come Down Your Street – pt. 1

I have been thinking about security a lot lately. I am not sure why, but this is the latest thing that has been an ever present thought as I go …

Hand Drill Fire Starting

<b>Hand Drill - Primitive Fire Starting</b><p>Prometheus, son of a Titan stole fire from the heavens defying Zeus and gave it back to man kind. Different …

Woodworking