Solar Window Heaters

Here is a tour of my tinkering with solar window heaters. I have been messing around with these for a few months and am really very pleased with version #3.

There is a lot of speculation about how maybe these things don’t really do anything because they ‘block’ the sun from coming into the […]

Paracord Keychain Fob, Cobra Stitch

Hi everyone!

Today I am showing you a fun thing to do, how to cobra weave (cobra stitch) a paracord keychain fob!

I am a big fan of paracord and believe everyone should have some. This is a great way to use up the left-overs you might have laying around from larger projects and ensure […]

Making a Newspaper Log Using a Press

Check this video out. I know of a few ways to make old newspaper into a newspaper log,  nice fuel for the fire (and not just to start it). I will make videos in the future of some of the more basic ways.

This gizmo I picked up from one of my favorite gadget sites […]

First post and my inspiration..

Hi everyone,

This is my first post and really the inspiration for me to start this site.

This is a compilation of pictures showing me building a simple plywood canoe, believe me if I can do it you can too! The plans were free, see the links below to get to them and build your […]