Popsicle Stick Switch


A momentary contact Single Pole Single Throw (S.P.S.T.) switch that is based on a Popsicle Stick. It is easy to build and the builder learns how a switch works. Read more »

Wilderness Emergency Bag

  • By
  • 12/18/2012 @ 11:06 pm

In a survival situation, a small backpack that can transform to different uses besides simply carrying items will help your odds of survival. Here are instructions for making a lightweight and durable multi-use survival bag. Read more »

Waterskin Canteen


Hi, all! This is my tutorial on how to make your very own waterskin! As a kid, hiking through the Rockies, Appalachia and the Alps, I always loved to carry a waterskin instead of a canteen, mainly because it’s easy to handle and not made of rock-hard plastic. Traditional waterskins... Read more »

Garden Hose Snorkel


This guide shows how to create a snorkel that can connect to a garden hose so you can breathe underwater. And DO NOT make it without the check valve, or you will end up breathing the CO2 back in. =) It costs $18 without the snorkel/masks and hose. Read more »