Ron Despins

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Recipe: Schnitzel

While Bourdain was in Cologne, he ate one of Germany’s most famous foods. He described schnitzel as “surfboard-sized slabs of veal and pork filled …

Mistakes to avoid when installing radiant heat in a concrete floor slab - set proper depth of radiant heat tubing in the slab

Radiant Heat Floor Design & Installation Mistakes to Avoid<p>POST a QUESTION or READ FAQs On radiant floor heating problems<p><i>InspectAPedia tolerates no</i> …

Headphones With Active Noise-Cancelling And Bluetooth Wireless Function For Under $70

One of the aspects of my job that I really enjoy is being able to test and review some of the best audio kit on the market. Another great aspect to my work is coming across pieces of technology that offer really good performance at an outstanding price. I get as much of a kick out of a bargain as …

18 Tips for working with Self-Leveling Underlayment

The Right Choice for In-Floor Heat<p>Self-leveling underlayment is a great choice under any tiled floor, but it’s the absolute best choice when …

A Robot That Grows All The Food You Need In Your Own Backyard

Imagine if there was a machine that would take care of your garden 24/7 and do everything from planting seeds to killing weeds. Well, actually, there …

Build a Remote-Controlled Lawn Mower

It’s easy to make jokes about being lazy when talking about a robotic or remote-controlled lawn mower. Until it gets this hot. In this sort of blazing heat, sitting on an air conditioned porch while driving your mower around on what suddenly feels like the surface of Venus seems like the healthy …

All About Tuning Your Bike’s EFI

When a bike is being developed by the manufacturer, powertrain engineers determine an ideal fueling and ignition scheme so your engine offers …

Two Canoes and a Crazy Idea

Live Edge Black Walnut and Cherry Hayrake Dining Room Table<p>Simple Wooden Table and Benches for Kids<p>Wooden Mallet<p>PVC Class<p>Hi! beautiful instructable, …

KFC just revealed a new Colonel Sanders — and he represents a major change at the chain

The fried-chicken chain has hired actor George Hamilton to portray its founder, Colonel Sanders, in television ads for Extra Crispy Chicken.<p>However, there's a twist. Hamilton will be playing the "Extra Crispy Colonel," the first Colonel Sanders to represent a specific product: Extra Crispy …

Norm Macdonald

Gazelle Portable Gazebo

Essential Knots: How to Tie the 20 Knots You Need to Know

Knot tying has always been one of those key outdoor skills that the inexperienced take for granted. The experienced outdoorsman, however, has had …

Building your TFSA? This is the simplest investment product of all time

One of the sharpest tools for building a $1-million tax free savings account is the simplest investment product of all time.<p>It's an S&P 500 index ETF. There, you're done.<p>We developed a million-dollar TFSA calculator on the idea that it's possible to build major wealth over the long term by making …

Living Well: 15 Secrets to Dutch Oven Cooking

<i>Images and text by Lindsey Johnson for Design Mom.</i><p>Are you ready for another installment of our Outdoor Cooking series (here’s part one)? I am …

15 Breathtaking Campsites In Canada You Need To Visit This Summer

These spots will make you one happy camper.

Noria’s Air Conditioner Won’t Take up Your Whole Window

Installing, removing and reinstalling window air conditioner units on a yearly basis is a huge pain in the ass, but it’s something a lot of us deal …

The Spike-Wheeled Ducati 'Monster of Ice' Will Have You Wishing for a Longer Winter

Italian motorcycle designer and customizer Paolo Tesio has a singular passion: tweaking Ducati’s massively popular “naked” bike, the Monster, into …

Motorcycles

Ducati turns Multistrada 1200 into an Enduro

Just when you might have thought Ducati had tweaked the Multistrada 1200 as much as you'd think possible, the company took one more stab at it and …

It's All In The Hips: Robotic Golfer Makes A Hole In One

This is a video of LDRIC (Launch Directional Robot Intelligent Circuitry) making a hole in one at the Waste Management Phoenix Open in Scottsdale, …

Why ice doesn't help an injury and could even make it worse

New research shows that icing an injury may even make it worse<p>Gary Reinl has an ice pack at home that he’s saving for a special occasion. Despite …

Drop the rhetoric, Albertans – proper, regular royalty reviews are essential

<i>David Finch is a public historian and the author of more than 20 books on the history of the Canadian West.</i><p>Alberta At A Crossroads, the most recent Alberta royalty review, sets the gold standard.<p>With Alberta's environmental reputation on the line, a new provincial government in power and the price …

TWINS: The Sound and Fury

Unmuffled motorcycle engines make a racket, and no less a person than <b>Valentino Rossi</b> likes to have mufflers on his race bike because he finds the …

Survival Walking Stick

Flower Garden Spinner<p>Hike Like a Pro With These 6 Tips<p>Cast Concrete Bench<p>Rockets Class<p>If you like my instructable please share it and be sure to vote …

Starry Internet Is Aereo Founder Chet Kanojia’s Latest Salvo In The War On ISPs

With all the startups using the internet to transform traditional industries, it’s a bit of a wonder why no one has taken on the internet itself. Broadband service is an expensive business to run, with steadily increasing rates thanks to our growing need for binge-worthy video content. Pardon the …

Wi-Fi

This Ducati Draxter is pure, wonderful, evil

Yes, we are aware this is a motorbike. It is two wheels, a roof and some doors short of being a ‘car’. But forgive us for yielding to its charms. It …

Motorcycles

Motorcycles and other Beautiful things

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