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DIY Rocket Stove Out Of Stones And Coat Hangers

DIY Rocket Stove Out Of Stones And Coat Hangers The stove won a few Canadian industrial design awards when Liz presented it at Emily Carr University of Art + Design and deserves more. Rocket stoves burn hot and clean, using very little wood or other combustibles.Vancouver industrial designer Liz To has designed a new version for …

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30 Surprising Uses for Wood Ash

30 Surprising Uses for Wood Ash A cord of firewood can produce around 50 pounds of ashes  now that is a lot of ash to get rid of,  but also a great source for mineral-rich dust that has practical uses. Just be careful to store them in a fireproof container with the lid shut to …

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Do It Yourself Heavy-Duty Rocket Stove

Do It Yourself Heavy-Duty Rocket Stove Rocket stoves are fanatic, they enable you to cook food, heat up water with hardly any fuel, 4 large sticks is enough to boil a pan full of water. A rocket stove is an efficient cooking stove using small diameter wood fuel which is burned in a simple high-temperature combustion chamber containing a vertical chimney and …

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23 Essential Hiking Hacks, Tips And Tricks

23 Essential Hiking Hacks, Tips And Tricks Life hacking tips have become an internet sensation. Internet users offer hacks on everything, from useful garbage to money-saving tips.some of us are so used to the urban life that a rural experience leaves us dumbfounded and lost. I have posted a number of articles about hacks for various …

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8 Wild Teas Every Survivalist Should Know

8 Wild Teas Every Survivalist Should Know Make sure to like Living Green and Frugally on Facebook, Shop at amazon to help support my site and explore our  PINTEREST BOARDS  for innovative ways you can become self-sufficient. Having a warm beverage in a survival situation can be a valuable asset. In cold weather, a warm tea can …

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How to Build a Trip Wire Alarm System

How to Build a Trip Wire Alarm System  So, you want to protect your property, or maybe a room, car, or even your backyard. The purpose of an alarm system is to notify you when a intruders is trying to enter your designated boundaries. The triggers for this boundary could be as simple as a pressure sensor, …

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