If you an outdoors man or maybe your planning on going to the woods for a camping trip, then watch this video and use the tutorial to learn how to make your own compass. A compass is a great tool to have in the wilderness and can always lead you in which ever direction you want to go. For this home made compass all you are going to need is a magnet, a cup of water, a piece of foil, and a needle. All you want to do to make this compass is put the piece of foil on top of the water and then put the needle on top of the foil. Give the needle a second and your all done, the needle should be pointing to the north. If you have the water in a Tupperware container just put the top on a carry the container with you in the woods.