Hobbies

  • How to Make a Trumpet Sound With Your Mouth
    People often mimic machine sounds by mouth, but some make a specialty out of reproducing the sounds of musical instruments People who play with mouth noises are often ...
  • Instructions on How to Use a Sterling Ice Cream Freezer
    The Sterling Ice Cream Freezer is a 5 qt electric ice cream maker. It consists of a freezer tub that looks like a wooden bucket, canister, beater and electric motor. The ...
  • How to Hang a Flag With Grommets
    Grommets are metal or plastic rings that line holes in flags The grommets are in place to prevent flags from tearing when hung from their poles. Hanging a flag is an ...
  • How to Fold a Bandana for a Back Pocket
    With all the new fads hitting the market of late, it is good to see that the bandana is holding its own Some people like to use them as do-rags or scarves. Some like to use ...
  • Games to Play on a Boat
    A boat trip can be an exciting adventure, but traveling by boat has certain restrictions, especially regarding personal space for passengers Many seasoned boat travelers or ...
  • What Kind of Sand Do I Use for a Horseshoe Pit?
    Some horseshoe pits contain sand Although the minimum depth of material in a horseshoe pit is four inches, eight inches is recommended for professional tournament play. Loose ...
  • What Is the Difference Between a Wave Runner & a Jet Ski?
    Both wave runners and jet skis are personal watercraft vehicles or PWCs These machines are a hybrid between a water ski, power jet boat and a motorcycle and offer a fast and ...
  • How to Purchase Liquid Nitrogen Safely
    Liquid nitrogen is a form of liquefied atmospheric gas that is used in cryogenics, the freezing of foods for transport, and in medicine and scientific research Liquid ...
  • Parts of a Typewriter and Their Meaning
    Typewriters are mechanical -- sometimes electromechanical -- writing devices They have various designs, but all have keys that you press to leave marks on a sheet of paper or ...
  • How to Make Citric Acid Flux Soldering
    It is necessary for metal surfaces to be prepared in order to adhere to any solder placed on them; flux is first applied to the surface of such objects in order for them to ...
  • How Does the Bathroom Work on a Houseboat?
    A bathroom on a houseboat looks similar to a regular house bathroom The difference is that a houseboat has its own water and sewage system. The sink and shower in a houseboat ...
  • How to Whistle
    A whistle can hail a taxi, make a boring task feel shorter or show support for a favorite team However, trying to deliver an ear-piercing tweet and coming out with a dry hiss ...
  • Puzzle Ring Instructions
    The true origins and complete history of the so-called "Turkish Puzzle Ring," or "Turkish Wedding Ring," really are unknown However, it is believed that ...
  • What Do the Colors of a Smoke Grenade Mean?
    In the United States military, the various colors of smoke created by smoke grenades do not have preassigned meanings or uses The specific meaning of a given color is ...
  • Homemade Mechanical Bulls
    Mechanical bulls can be a lot of fun and they are not hard to make yourself for parties and home entertainment Homemade mechanical bulls are actually harder to ride than ...
  • How to Make Flubber Without Glue
    Flubber -- a gel-like slime -- is fun for kids of all ages Made popular by the 1961 movie, "The Absent-Minded Professor," and its 1997 remake, "Flubber," this substance can ...
  • How to Deal With A Broken Heart (For Men)
    Many men find that dealing with a broken heart can be just as unbearable as any form of physical pain Some men who overcome heartbreak will often improve and grow stronger as ...
  • How to Make Homemade RC Helicopter Blades
    Rotor blades are one of the most important aspects of a RC helicopter It's the rotor blades that determine whether your helicopter will fly well or make a crash landing. ...
  • How to Make a Balsa Wood Glider
    Few experiences are as satisfying as watching a model airplane you have built soar through the summer sky A balsa wood glider is easy to build and serves as the perfect ...
  • How to Get a Creature Out of a Sea Shell
    Seashells are a lovely memento of a beach trip, but when you get them home, it is important to clean them out as soon as possible Seashells may have living animals inside of ...
  • How to Raise Canadian Nightcrawlers
    Though potentially more difficult to care for than some worms, many fisherman still enjoy using the Canadian nightcrawler With sizes that reach up to 14 inches, the worm can ...
  • How to Make Wine Yeast
    If you have ever been one to experiment in the kitchen or in the classroom laboratory, you have probably wondered if you could make your own wine Grapes are usually available ...
  • How to Put Out Incense Sticks
    People burn incense for different reasons: Worshipers burn incense for religious purposes, such as offerings to the Buddha and bodhisattvas; others burn incense for reputed ...
  • How to Mod Cheap RC Cars
    It is easy to spend hundreds of dollars on an RC car at your local hobby store However, spending more money on a car doesn't necessarily equate to more fun. There are cheap ...
  • How to Cast Aluminium With Plaster Molds
    Aluminum can be cast into nearly any shape resulting in castings of sculptures, art pieces or even tools Although casting aluminum involves very high heat and molten metal, ...
  • How to Cook Chicken Sausage
    Chicken sausage is a healthier, leaner alternative to pork sausage It is lower in both calories and fat and just as delicious by many accounts. You can use it in place of ...
  • Dog-opoly Instructions
    Dog-opoly is a board game created for up to six people in which you buy spaces on the board and earn rent when other players land on your property In Dog-opoly the spaces for ...
  • How Does a Marine Toilet Work?
    A marine toilet is designed to maintain sanitation on the open sea The reasons a normal toilet will not work should be reasonably apparent. A bowl that always has water would ...
  • Bumper Pool Octagonal Table Rules
    Bumper pool is a game of the obstacle billiards class, in which players must shoot balls around obstacles to bank them into a pocket An octagonal bumper pool table is valued ...
  • Lava Lamp Problems
    The lava lamp was introduced in the dawn of the psychedelic era and has remained a groovy, fun, decorative piece It's more than just a mode of illumination - it's ...