Instructables: exploring - outside - fishing - featured https://www.instructables.com Fri, 20 Sep 2019 05:22:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fishy Fishing Lures https://www.instructables.com/id/Fishy-Fishing-Lures/
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Mon, 4 Mar 2019 16:02:48 PST
Custom Rod Building: Multiple Rod Dryer https://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Rod-Building-Multiple-Rod-Dryer/
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Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:16:51 PST
How to Tie Your Own Marabou Jigs https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-Your-Own-Marabou-Jigs/
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Mon, 19 Nov 2018 13:47:54 PST
Homemade Ice Fishing Lure https://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Ice-Fishing-Lure/
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Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:49:29 PDT
Easy to Make Battery Pack for Kayak https://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-Make-Battery-Pack-for-Kayak/
Easy to Make Battery Pack for Kayak - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F44/JM2K/JKN8PRHY/F44JM2KJKN8PRHY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F44/JM2K/JKN8PRHY/F44JM2KJKN8PRHY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F44/JM2K/JKN8PRHY/F44JM2KJKN8PRHY.SMALL.jpg OurRuggedWorkshop When I first got my kayak I loved it, and I still do, but I wanted to add a fish finder to it. Since I normally fish in deeper water I thought that a small inexpensive fish finder would really help me to find those finicky bass. My biggest obstacle for this idea was how I would get power to my finde...
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Fri, 10 Aug 2018 13:18:50 PDT
How to Make a Fly Fishing Reel https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Fly-Fishing-Reel/
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Sat, 27 Jan 2018 10:27:28 PST
Fishing Line Recycling Containers https://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Line-Recycling-Containers/
Fishing Line Recycling Containers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/MG4C/JCUUJLY7/FWPMG4CJCUUJLY7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/MG4C/JCUUJLY7/FWPMG4CJCUUJLY7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/MG4C/JCUUJLY7/FWPMG4CJCUUJLY7.SMALL.jpg alexvitous As my Eagle Scout project, I built mono-filament fishing line recycling containers. I'm creating this Instructable as part of my project deliverable - to document and provide instructions that the Will Co. Forest Preserve can use for future projects.The fishing line that we buy today is made of mon...
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Fri, 26 Jan 2018 13:19:11 PST
Floating Fishing Tackle Box https://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Fishing-Tackle-Box/
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Fri, 19 Jan 2018 04:20:17 PST
Wire Fishing Hook https://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Fishing-Hook/
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Fri, 29 Dec 2017 10:16:35 PST
Pheasant Tail Nymph Variant https://www.instructables.com/id/Pheasant-Tail-Nymph-Variant/
Pheasant Tail Nymph Variant - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/Z5ES/JB6UCMXI/FB3Z5ESJB6UCMXI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/Z5ES/JB6UCMXI/FB3Z5ESJB6UCMXI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/Z5ES/JB6UCMXI/FB3Z5ESJB6UCMXI.SMALL.jpg henryedenson Here I am tying a Pheasant Tail Nymph Variant similar to that tied by Lucian Vasies in Romania. This fly is very effective for trout, grayling, panfish and char. The Recipe:Hook: Demmon size 14 barbless.Bead: 3mm brass.Thread: Uni 6/0 orange.Tail: Pheasant tail fibers.Hotspot: Orange thread.B...
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Sun, 17 Dec 2017 09:35:39 PST
Homemade Sail Kontiki https://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Sail-Kontiki/
Homemade Sail Kontiki - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/ZULJ/JB6UCDOU/F7ZZULJJB6UCDOU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/ZULJ/JB6UCDOU/F7ZZULJJB6UCDOU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/ZULJ/JB6UCDOU/F7ZZULJJB6UCDOU.SMALL.jpg reagan1234 Hello. Today I am going to tell you how to make a sail kontiki. In short a kontiki is an unmanned raft (practically anything that floats and catches the wind) that is blown out into the water and takes 25 baited hooks further than you can cast. So lets get started! I used PVC piping to make the st...
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Sun, 17 Dec 2017 04:47:15 PST
Make Your Own Soft Bait Fishing Lures https://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Soft-Bait-Fishing-Lures/
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Wed, 29 Nov 2017 08:33:47 PST
Fly-fishing Tying https://www.instructables.com/id/Fly-fishing-Tying/
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Fri, 27 Oct 2017 09:16:53 PDT
Altoids Tin Fly Box https://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-Fly-Box/
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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 20:39:23 PDT
Fishing Rod Wrapping Jig Made From Crutches & HDPE Cutting Board https://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Rod-Wrapping-Jig-Made-From-Crutches-Cuttin/
Fishing Rod Wrapping Jig Made From Crutches & HDPE Cutting Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F59/9RU0/J70QXHVS/F599RU0J70QXHVS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F59/9RU0/J70QXHVS/F599RU0J70QXHVS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F59/9RU0/J70QXHVS/F599RU0J70QXHVS.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby I have embedded my YouTube video of this build to this Instructable. The video demonstrates how to thread the jig and shows a test wrap done on the jig as well. I thought it would be useful to see how it all works together. If you are into building or repairing fishing rods, a rod wrapping jig of so...
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Mon, 4 Sep 2017 09:37:48 PDT
Bass-O-Measure, Rapid Fish Measurement https://www.instructables.com/id/Bass-O-Measure-Rapid-Fish-Measurement/
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Sun, 20 Aug 2017 08:22:22 PDT
Make a Worm Bait Bottle for Fishing https://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Worm-Bait-Bottle-for-Fishing/
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Mon, 14 Aug 2017 12:42:41 PDT
Make a Free/Inexpensive Fishing Rod Wrapping Jig Out of a Cardboard Box https://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-FreeInexpensive-Fishing-Rod-Wrapping-Jig-Ou/
Make a Free/Inexpensive Fishing Rod Wrapping Jig Out of a Cardboard Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/MX6R/J5OD6LDB/FZ2MX6RJ5OD6LDB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/MX6R/J5OD6LDB/FZ2MX6RJ5OD6LDB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/MX6R/J5OD6LDB/FZ2MX6RJ5OD6LDB.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby I have entered this Instructable in 3 contests. If you like it, I would really appreciate your votes!The idea of making a fishing rod wrapping jig out of a cardboard box isn't a new one, but I think I have a better version than the others I have seen so I wanted to share it with others. I haven't se...
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 09:41:08 PDT
Fishing Kayak With Homemade Outriggers https://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Kayak-With-Homemade-Outriggers/
Fishing Kayak With Homemade Outriggers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/ER19/J5CQH1TC/FNQER19J5CQH1TC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/ER19/J5CQH1TC/FNQER19J5CQH1TC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/ER19/J5CQH1TC/FNQER19J5CQH1TC.SMALL.jpg sshowbob My Fishing Kayak With Homemade Outriggers.This is my $60 Kayak that i bought from Gumtree. I then pimped it out with Custom homemade Outriggers,Pivioting Underwater/LED headlights,fishing rod holders,Spear and paddle mounts,Storage compartments,3way water proof speekers,Hinged front storage/dog seat...
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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 09:16:59 PDT
saving fishing worms https://www.instructables.com/id/Saving-Fishing-Worms/
saving fishing worms - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/YPHD/J52Q35LD/FI1YPHDJ52Q35LD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/YPHD/J52Q35LD/FI1YPHDJ52Q35LD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/YPHD/J52Q35LD/FI1YPHDJ52Q35LD.SMALL.jpg mr.green The most important step of this Instructable is having a partner who will let you store worms in the refrigerator. I am a good fisher I know this because I always limit out and I always have bait left. I am by nature a thrifty fellow so to throw extras out is to me a waste and throwing worms out ...
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Fri, 14 Jul 2017 12:11:16 PDT
Fishing: Make a Drop Shot Rig for Panfish https://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Make-a-Drop-Shot-Rig-for-Panfish/
Fishing: Make a Drop Shot Rig for Panfish - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/X7TU/J4OFQWCR/FALX7TUJ4OFQWCR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/X7TU/J4OFQWCR/FALX7TUJ4OFQWCR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/X7TU/J4OFQWCR/FALX7TUJ4OFQWCR.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby Catching panfish usually isn't that difficult. Catching large/quality panfish can be a challenge! I recently started using a drop shot technique, commonly used for bass fishing, while fishing for sunfish species (especially bluegill). I did a little research into how people use the technique for pan...
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Wed, 5 Jul 2017 09:43:11 PDT
DIY Clip-On Fishing Towels https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Clip-On-Fishing-Towels/
DIY Clip-On Fishing Towels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/UU7N/J44FLYIO/FAJUU7NJ44FLYIO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/UU7N/J44FLYIO/FAJUU7NJ44FLYIO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/UU7N/J44FLYIO/FAJUU7NJ44FLYIO.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby While browsing the fishing section at a local store we spotted clip on fishing towels and the kids, my wife and myself all thought that was something we would all like to have. We mostly kayak fish in our own separate kayaks, so we needed four of them. They looked easy enough to make and I already h...
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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 22:15:25 PDT
DIY Bottle Cap Fishing Lure https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bottle-Cap-Fishing-Lure/
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Sun, 11 Jun 2017 20:28:47 PDT
Quickly and Easily Remove Fishing Line From a Spinning Reel Spool https://www.instructables.com/id/Quickly-and-Easily-Remove-Fishing-Line-From-a-Spin/
Quickly and Easily Remove Fishing Line From a Spinning Reel Spool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/DAG1/J3EPV0H1/FWODAG1J3EPV0H1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/DAG1/J3EPV0H1/FWODAG1J3EPV0H1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/DAG1/J3EPV0H1/FWODAG1J3EPV0H1.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby Here is a fast and easy way to remove line from a spinning reel spool. I can remove line much faster this way than I could by pulling it off of the spool by hand. I have embedded my YouTube video in this instuctable if you would like to view that. If you enjoy fishing related content, please subscri...
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Mon, 5 Jun 2017 09:58:50 PDT
Make Carbontex Drag Washers From Sheet Stock https://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Carbontex-Drag-Washers-From-Sheet-Stock/
Make Carbontex Drag Washers From Sheet Stock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/JFJ2/J2GF0J8B/FOJJFJ2J2GF0J8B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/JFJ2/J2GF0J8B/FOJJFJ2J2GF0J8B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/JFJ2/J2GF0J8B/FOJJFJ2J2GF0J8B.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby There are many ways to make your own carbon drag washers. The technique explained here will produce a nice, concentric washer with a nicely centered hole.I have embedded my YouTube video of the process here if you would like to view that. If you like this sort of thing, please consider subscribing t...
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Tue, 9 May 2017 08:30:40 PDT
DIY Fishing Rod Paracord Grip https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fishing-Rod-Paracord-Grip/
DIY Fishing Rod Paracord Grip - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/9539/J08EHHA8/F0I9539J08EHHA8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/9539/J08EHHA8/F0I9539J08EHHA8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/9539/J08EHHA8/F0I9539J08EHHA8.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby This is a short tutorial that shows one method of wrapping a paracord grip for a fishing rod. I am doing this Instructable as a scaled down version of a grip I made for a Tenkara fishing rod. My Instructable for making DIY Tenkara rods can be seen here: Tenkara (ish) Fishing Rod Build (DIY Tenkara F...
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Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:55:52 PDT
Striper Fishing https://www.instructables.com/id/Striper-Fishing/
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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 20:21:09 PDT
DIY/Homemade Slip Clutch Chuck For Fishing Rod Building https://www.instructables.com/id/DIYHomemade-Slip-Clutch-Chuck-for-Fishing-Rod-Buil/
DIY/Homemade Slip Clutch Chuck For Fishing Rod Building - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/S0XN/IZ6CJLA3/FJYS0XNIZ6CJLA3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/S0XN/IZ6CJLA3/FJYS0XNIZ6CJLA3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/S0XN/IZ6CJLA3/FJYS0XNIZ6CJLA3.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby This is my test version for making a slip clutch chuck used for building fishing rods. I already have thought of improvements, but this one actually works quite well so it may be a while before I get around to trying something different. I do realize that there is a manufacturer who makes similar ch...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 21:54:13 PST
DIY Fishing Rod Storage Crate https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fishing-Rod-Storage-Crate/
DIY Fishing Rod Storage Crate - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/FS3S/IZ4IFGHK/F3IFS3SIZ4IFGHK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/FS3S/IZ4IFGHK/F3IFS3SIZ4IFGHK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/FS3S/IZ4IFGHK/F3IFS3SIZ4IFGHK.SMALL.jpg SouthPaw Sculptures For any of those avid kayak anglers, you know everything on board must be chosen wisely, as storage is limited. A majority of angler kayaks are made with two molded rod holders behind the seat. While fishing, it is hard to choose only two rods from your arsenal. Rod Crates from dealers can cost upwa...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:18:22 PST
Tenkara (ish) Fishing Rod Build (DIY Tenkara Fishing Rod) https://www.instructables.com/id/Tenkara-ish-Fishing-Rod-Build-DIY-Tenkara-Fishing-/
Tenkara (ish) Fishing Rod Build (DIY Tenkara Fishing Rod) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5MV1/IYYTGDI5/FM85MV1IYYTGDI5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5MV1/IYYTGDI5/FM85MV1IYYTGDI5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5MV1/IYYTGDI5/FM85MV1IYYTGDI5.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby This Instructable is a cumulative effort of sorts. I have done some other Instructables that will be linked to for making the individual parts of this Tenkara (ish) fishing rod build. I will link to my Instructable for making a wine cork fishing rod grip and my instructable for making a Tenkara fish...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 18:50:44 PST
Wine Cork Fishing Rod Grip Made On A Metalworking Lathe https://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Cork-Fishing-Rod-Grip-Made-on-a-Metalworking-/
Wine Cork Fishing Rod Grip Made On A Metalworking Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/YC3Q/IYV9II08/FQTYC3QIYV9II08.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/YC3Q/IYV9II08/FQTYC3QIYV9II08.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/YC3Q/IYV9II08/FQTYC3QIYV9II08.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby This Instructable will go over my process for making a cork grip for a fishing rod on a metal lathe. While you do not need a metalworking lathe to make a cork grip, it certainly does the job well and I just happen to have one already. The grip I am making here is for a Tenkara style fishing rod, but...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 08:44:16 PST
Auto Fisherman Hook Setter https://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Fisherman-Hook-Setter/
Auto Fisherman Hook Setter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/IQ7T/IYV9BIC3/FYAIQ7TIYV9BIC3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/IQ7T/IYV9BIC3/FYAIQ7TIYV9BIC3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/IQ7T/IYV9BIC3/FYAIQ7TIYV9BIC3.SMALL.jpg dale1952 We live in west central Saskatchewan, Canada , where it is winter four to five months of the year. Nearby, there are many lakes filled with many varieties of fish including walleye, northern pike, perch, trout, and many others. So, during the winter months, ice fishing is a very popular activity. ...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 07:28:34 PST
Protect yourself from your treble hooks. https://www.instructables.com/id/Protect-Yourself-From-Your-Treble-Hooks/
Protect yourself from your treble hooks. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/F22F/IYOQN4SD/FM7F22FIYOQN4SD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/F22F/IYOQN4SD/FM7F22FIYOQN4SD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/F22F/IYOQN4SD/FM7F22FIYOQN4SD.SMALL.jpg OS2five Never again prick and poke. Never again hooks confused! What you need:Material: wine cork Tool: pocket knife Drill a hole in the cork with the boulder. Alternatively, this can also be done with a 5 mm drill (caution!). Cut the cork into four to five slices. Slits the cork disks. Press the ...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 19:53:20 PST
Ultimate Fishing Rod Holder https://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Fishing-Rod-Holder/
Ultimate Fishing Rod Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/42PU/IYB2CQ2C/FA142PUIYB2CQ2C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/42PU/IYB2CQ2C/FA142PUIYB2CQ2C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/42PU/IYB2CQ2C/FA142PUIYB2CQ2C.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Yes it’s a bold statement but anyone who loves fishing knowshow good fishing and beer go together. I saw this rod holder ages ago on the net and thought I’ve got to have myself one of those. Trying to stick your rod into sand whist your beer sits precariously nearby is a situation that most fisher...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 13:38:36 PST
Cork and lollipop to fishing bobber (The CoLoBo). https://www.instructables.com/id/Cork-and-Lollipop-to-Fishing-Bobber-The-CoLoBo/
Cork and lollipop to fishing bobber (The CoLoBo). - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/VUSR/IYAMUEIK/FMLVUSRIYAMUEIK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/VUSR/IYAMUEIK/FMLVUSRIYAMUEIK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/VUSR/IYAMUEIK/FMLVUSRIYAMUEIK.SMALL.jpg scorpirus As a fan of fishing and efficient recycling, I could not pass the opportunity to combine corks and the hollow tubes from some lollipops I kept. The result was the CoLoBo (Cork-Lollipop Bobber), a bobber that can be both sliding or fixed, depending on your application.It is a very quick and easy pro...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:56:29 PST
Tenkara Fishing Rod Line Keeper/Line Management Solution https://www.instructables.com/id/Tenkara-Fishing-Rod-Line-KeeperLine-Management-Sol/
Tenkara Fishing Rod Line Keeper/Line Management Solution - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/B9F9/IXQG2OBP/FP1B9F9IXQG2OBP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/B9F9/IXQG2OBP/FP1B9F9IXQG2OBP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/B9F9/IXQG2OBP/FP1B9F9IXQG2OBP.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby This is my solution for keeping my line organized on a Tenkara rod while walking (or in my case, paddling) from place to place. It is a simple solution but it is functional, looks nice and doesn't add very much weight to the rod.I have embedded my YouTube version, so please check that out and visit ...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:02:22 PST
DIY: Tenkara Fishing Rod Plug - Cap Holder https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tenkara-Fishing-Rod-Plug-Cap-Holder/
DIY: Tenkara Fishing Rod Plug - Cap Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/RZ5U/IXLA77MX/FIERZ5UIXLA77MX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/RZ5U/IXLA77MX/FIERZ5UIXLA77MX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/RZ5U/IXLA77MX/FIERZ5UIXLA77MX.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby Here is an easy modification for a Tenkara rod that will allow you to attach the rod plug to the butt cap. I am good at losing things so I wanted an easy way to keep up with my rod plug while fishing. I decided this would be an easy, inexpensive and functional way to do that. With so many Tenkara ro...
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 13:21:10 PST
DIY: Homemade Fishing Lure https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Fishing-Lure/
DIY: Homemade Fishing Lure - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/GXWY/IWWFQGLL/FKMGXWYIWWFQGLL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/GXWY/IWWFQGLL/FKMGXWYIWWFQGLL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/GXWY/IWWFQGLL/FKMGXWYIWWFQGLL.SMALL.jpg The Fishing Hobby These lures have caught a wide variety of fish for my family over the years. I learned about them from a coworker several years ago and have used them a lot since then. They are easy to make, inexpensive and they catch a lot of fish! These are great lures for kids to learn about different ways of wo...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 09:25:38 PST
How to Make Fish Hooks https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Fish-Hooks/
How to Make Fish Hooks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/BKHZ/IVO3YCFP/FRBBKHZIVO3YCFP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/BKHZ/IVO3YCFP/FRBBKHZIVO3YCFP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/BKHZ/IVO3YCFP/FRBBKHZIVO3YCFP.SMALL.jpg Salman2005 Hello there Internet I'm back with another instructable. sorry it's been so long You'll needeither copper or steel wire (about 0.9 mm in diameter)pliers with wire cutterscissors (or rotary tool if your scissors aren't sharp enough) Not much to say about this step bend into hook shape then make...
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 09:03:19 PST
R/C Boat Brushed: Camarad https://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Boat-Brushed-Camarad/
R/C Boat Brushed: Camarad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/4ATS/IV0AOBRL/F6T4ATSIV0AOBRL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/4ATS/IV0AOBRL/F6T4ATSIV0AOBRL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/4ATS/IV0AOBRL/F6T4ATSIV0AOBRL.SMALL.jpg c4xp I made this R/C Boat for a good friend.He's passionate about fishing and he wanted a remote controlled boat for fish feeding and line driving.We improvised a lot because we wanted something sturdy and waterproof. The parts we used in this build: Sealed Lead-Acid Rechargeable Battery 12V 7Ah Power...
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 05:36:15 PDT
DIY Fishing Worm Binder Pages https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fishing-Worm-Binder-Pages/
DIY Fishing Worm Binder Pages - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/HLAN/IV0AOWHI/F2HHLANIV0AOWHI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/HLAN/IV0AOWHI/F2HHLANIV0AOWHI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/HLAN/IV0AOWHI/F2HHLANIV0AOWHI.SMALL.jpg JaredE I was looking to make my own worm binder pages as they are too pricey for me. I looked online to get some ideas for this. I saw where someone suggested to use an iron and tin foil to seal plastic bags, of which I could not get to work. Thus I decided to figure it out on my own.I have some things lyi...
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 05:15:06 PDT
How to Properly Clean Minnow Tanks https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Properly-Clean-Minnow-Tanks/
How to Properly Clean Minnow Tanks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/63RL/IUSLKQJ0/FC163RLIUSLKQJ0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/63RL/IUSLKQJ0/FC163RLIUSLKQJ0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/63RL/IUSLKQJ0/FC163RLIUSLKQJ0.SMALL.jpg pageste With every DIY you want to HAVE FUN! Make sure to read and fully understand the instructions before beginning.Taking care of Minnows and their environment is very important to keeping healthy Minnows alive. You want to fish out all old Minnows and dispose of them so they don't mix with the fresh ...
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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 11:47:04 PDT
Gill Net https://www.instructables.com/id/Gill-Net/
Gill Net - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/UUQS/IU9VA4DA/F9UUUQSIU9VA4DA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/UUQS/IU9VA4DA/F9UUUQSIU9VA4DA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/UUQS/IU9VA4DA/F9UUUQSIU9VA4DA.SMALL.jpg Ramma360 Gill nets are used mainly to catch fish. This is a very affective way of hunting because this can be left in the sea/river/lake for a long time, while you are doing something elsewhere. The gill net works by catching fish from its gills. As the current sweeps the fish towards the net the fish have n...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 19:54:39 PDT
How to Set Up a Fishing Pole for Salt Water Fishing https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Set-Up-a-Fishing-Pole-for-Salt-Water-Fishin/
How to Set Up a Fishing Pole for Salt Water Fishing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/BRP5/IU7H1NF5/F9JBRP5IU7H1NF5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/BRP5/IU7H1NF5/F9JBRP5IU7H1NF5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/BRP5/IU7H1NF5/F9JBRP5IU7H1NF5.SMALL.jpg tkc010 Welcome and PurposeFishing is one of America's favorite past times. It is a source of entertainment as well as a way to catch food. It is important for everyone to know how to properly set up a fishing pole to fish, whether it be a youth just learning, or a first time adult. Today, I am going to ...
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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 17:13:48 PDT
Handcarved Native American Halibut Hook https://www.instructables.com/id/Handcarved-Native-American-Halibut-Hook/
Handcarved Native American Halibut Hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/GP6H/ITCHP8OE/FNGGP6HITCHP8OE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/GP6H/ITCHP8OE/FNGGP6HITCHP8OE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/GP6H/ITCHP8OE/FNGGP6HITCHP8OE.SMALL.jpg antagonizer I've always had a fascination for lithic cultures. More than the weapons or crafts, that are often the subject of popular interest, I've always loved the mundane implements that aboriginal cultures used to make life better for themselves, and their tribes.For me, it started when I was very young. My...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:31:54 PDT
Solar Cooked Wild Mackerel on the Rocks https://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Cooked-Wild-Mackerel-on-the-Rocks/
Solar Cooked Wild Mackerel on the Rocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/730Y/IV0ANRGB/FAB730YIV0ANRGB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/730Y/IV0ANRGB/FAB730YIV0ANRGB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/730Y/IV0ANRGB/FAB730YIV0ANRGB.SMALL.jpg Tecwyn Twmffat Fishing for mackerel is easy, fun and very satisfying, especially if we can cook the fish straight after they have been caught. There really is no other fish as tasty as 'cooked within the hour' line caught mackerel. The fish is also the perfect size to slot into a the tubes of a portable solar cook...
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:23:20 PDT
51 Cent-ish Fishing Lure https://www.instructables.com/id/51-Cent-ish-Fishing-Lure/
51 Cent-ish Fishing Lure - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/4PM2/ISCBEQ2K/FDL4PM2ISCBEQ2K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/4PM2/ISCBEQ2K/FDL4PM2ISCBEQ2K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/4PM2/ISCBEQ2K/FDL4PM2ISCBEQ2K.SMALL.jpg Jobar007 Another way to title this would be "Turning memories into more memories."I've been wanting to give back to the instructables community for years. I've wanted to contribute a new idea to the community, but alas I've been reminded of Mark Twain: "There is no such thing as a new idea." In researching h...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:14:27 PDT
Fly Dryer / Floating Keychain https://www.instructables.com/id/Fly-Dryer-Floating-Keychain/
Fly Dryer / Floating Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/43K0/ISCAOW67/F8N43K0ISCAOW67.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/43K0/ISCAOW67/F8N43K0ISCAOW67.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/43K0/ISCAOW67/F8N43K0ISCAOW67.SMALL.jpg NathanW85 When fly fishing, you often need to dry a fly that has become saturated. This is a cheap and easy way to do that. OR, but a few keys on the cork and ensure that they don't sink if you drop them in the water. A length of paracord and a wine cork is all we need.Gather:12-18 inches of paracord Corks (s...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:24:41 PDT
Catfish and Snapping Turtle Bait Bags https://www.instructables.com/id/Catfish-and-Snapping-Turtle-Bait-Bags/
Catfish and Snapping Turtle Bait Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/7I3G/IRXTFJ1S/F0C7I3GIRXTFJ1S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/7I3G/IRXTFJ1S/F0C7I3GIRXTFJ1S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/7I3G/IRXTFJ1S/F0C7I3GIRXTFJ1S.SMALL.jpg DiyWaterDog For anybody that enjoys being Outside for Summer Fun, fishing is a great way to enjoy the outdoors, spend time with family and friends, or just relax.This short and simple "ible" will show a sure fire way to catch what lurks on the bottom of your favorite fishing hole. And, keep your BAIT ON THE HOO...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 22:51:00 PDT
Fly Farm Box. Maggot Box. https://www.instructables.com/id/Fly-Farm-Box-Maggot-Box/
Fly Farm Box. Maggot Box. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/H4ER/IR9EEJSK/F38H4ERIR9EEJSK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/H4ER/IR9EEJSK/F38H4ERIR9EEJSK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/H4ER/IR9EEJSK/F38H4ERIR9EEJSK.SMALL.jpg sbayley2 Building a small scale fly farm to process food and garden waste into high quality food for fish, lizzards and chickens. The maggots also make great bait for fishing.You Will Need..Large bucket with lid.DrillScrewdriver 1x 3cm screwZip ties1m of 1" black pipe1" Uniseal1.5" hole saw (For uniseal hole...
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 11:16:18 PDT