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Best way to catch a squirrel in attic – Humane squirrel trap

Squirrel problems in attic? Do you hear creaking, scratching, bumping from above the ceiling? Don't panic there are several simple ...
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DIY xylophone

The xylophone is an instrument of great antiquity, having been used in a slightly different form by both Greeks and ...
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Aeolian harp plans – build your own harp

This simple little musical instrument derives its name from Aeolus, god of the winds, who is said to have lived ...
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Swing Candle Experiment

Tallow Dripping from the Ends Alternately Lessens the Weight of the Arms and Causes the Tube to Tip A tube ...
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DIY Wooden Sled – An Inexpensive Bobsled

A Bobsled of Simple Construction Using Ordinary Barrel Staves for the Runners Any boy who can drive a nail and ...
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Humane Rat Trap – Barrel Rat Trap

A suburbanite successfully trapped a bunch of rats by stretching a piece of stout elastic paper on the top of ...
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How to make a Wooden Lock with Combination Key

The lock shown in the sketch and detailed drawings is made entirely of wood, and it is nearly impossible to ...
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Squirrel Trapping – How to Build a Squirrel Trap – Figure four Trap – DIY

How to make squirrel traps The various forms and schemes for home-made traps that have been devised, and which are ...
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How to Build a Canoe – Wood and Canvas Canoe Plans

How to Build a Canoe - Wood and Canvas Canoe Plans - excerpt from the book "The Scientific American Boy" ...
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Outdoor Water Filter – How to Make a Water Filter – The Barrel Filter

Outdoor Water Filter - How to Make a Water Filter - The Barrel Filter - excerpt from the book "The ...
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How to Make a Simple Water Filter – The Small Filter

How to Make a Simple Water Filter - The Small Filter - - excerpt from the book "The Scientific American ...
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How to make a Megaphone – Cardboard Megaphone

Learn how to make a  Megaphone  -  Cardboard Megaphone - excerpt from the book "The Scientific American Boy" by A. Russell ...
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How to make Jump Standards

A Pair of Jump Standards are made out of two two-by-fours about eight feet long. After planing them smooth on ...
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How to Build a Canoe – Wood and Canvas Canoe

How to Build a Canoe - Wood and Canvas Canoe Canoeing is a most delightful outdoor sport, and one of ...
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How to Make a Hydrometer – Easy Science Projects

How to Make a Hydrometer - Easy Science ProjectsThe hydrometer is an instrument used in determining the specific gravity of ...
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How to Make a Galvanometer – Easy Science Projects

How to Make a Galvanometer - Easy Science ProjectsA galvanometer is an instrument used to detect the presence of an ...
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How to Keep Birds Away From Garden – A Garden-Bed Scarecrow

How to Keep Birds Away From Garden - A Garden-Bed ScarecrowA very neat and successful scarecrow for garden beds can ...
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How to Make a Secret Compartment in Ordinary Table Drawer

How to Make a Secret Compartment in Ordinary Table DrawerIt is frequently desired to have some handy place for storing ...
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How to Make a Paper Cup

Every person should understand the simple method of making a paper drinking cup. It may be necessary at times to ...
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Homemade Jar Opener

The accompanying sketch shows a handy device for turning up and unscrewing the covers on glass fruit jars. The loop ...
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