Category: Scouts

One of the very best organizations to help you raise successful boys is the Boys Scouts of America (BSA).

How Fast Can You Set Up a Tent?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2TQHz6mCI-4 See a video of a one-legged man setting this tent up in less than a minute. I would love to see a whole scout troop or pack setting up a line of tents in seconds.  Never hassle with setting…

How to Tie a Striped Crown Stennet

The Striped Crown Sinnet is the flipside of the Corkscrew Crown Sinnet. Although visually very different, the Stripped Crown Sinnet is merely the alternating form of the Corkscrew Crown Sinnet, as the following video shows. Video production by JD of…

C02 Powered Pinewood Derby Car

This may be bending the rules a little, but what a great project.  This car was printed with a 3D printer and automatically fires two C02 cartridges when the starting gate goes down. See their website for the build details…http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:5929

Victorinox Boy Scout Swiss Army Knife

In 1884, Master Cutler Karl Elsener started his cutlery factory in the small village of Ibach, Switzerland. In 1897, he crafted the Victorinox Original Swiss Army Knife. Since that time, the Elsener family has continued to craft tools in the…