Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes - bicycle http://www.instructables.com Wed, 7 Dec 2016 00:42:49 PST BLOX v1.01 Antirrobo Ruedas Bicicleta - Lock Safe Wheel - 0€ http://www.instructables.com/id/Antirrobo-Ruedas-Bicicleta-Lock-Safe-Wheel-0/
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 14:55:42 PST
Mountain Bike LED Light Bar w/ Makita Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Mountain-Bike-LED-Light-Bar-W-Makita-Battery/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 21:36:18 PST
Bicycle tail light (or headlight) for under $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Tail-Light-or-Headlight-for-Under-5/
Bicycle tail light (or headlight) for under $5 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/7I0L/IV0BD0DS/FTG7I0LIV0BD0DS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/7I0L/IV0BD0DS/FTG7I0LIV0BD0DS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/7I0L/IV0BD0DS/FTG7I0LIV0BD0DS.SMALL.jpg reptilehead Lately I've been getting back into riding bicycles with my family. The problem is I ride a lot at night after work and we need lights. After looking at how much a "typical" set of lights cost ($20 USD for a tail light alone), I knew I can do better and cheaper than a single LED that can barely be...
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 10:40:59 PDT
DIY PVC Pipe Bicycle Trailer (Single Wheel) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PVC-Pipe-Bicycle-Trailer-Single-Wheel/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 19:50:30 PDT
Install Tight Bike Grips With Safety Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Tight-Bike-Grips-With-Safety-Wire/
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 20:39:09 PDT
Reduce Chances of Your Bicycle Wheel to Be Stolen http://www.instructables.com/id/Reduce-Chances-of-Your-Bicycle-Wheel-to-Be-Stolen/
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 12:28:56 PDT
MTB Muk Guard http://www.instructables.com/id/MTB-Muk-Guard/
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Fri, 7 Oct 2016 21:26:46 PDT
How You Can Easily Repair Broken Levers From Bicycle Pumps! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-You-Can-Easily-Repair-Broken-Levers-From-Bicyc/
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 06:39:59 PDT
How to Make a Bike Rim Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bike-Rim-Bottle-Opener/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:49:43 PDT
Restoring a Vintage 1950's bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbish-a-Vintage-1950s-Bike/
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:23:28 PDT
Easy Removable Milk Crate for a Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Removable-Milk-Crate-for-a-Bike/
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 22:08:41 PDT
Car Wheel Bicycle - The Learn To Weld Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Wheel-Bicycle-the-Learn-to-Weld-Project/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 11:12:55 PDT
Change a Mountain Bike Tube Without Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-a-Mountain-Bike-Tube-Without-Tools/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:14:19 PDT
Single Wheel Bicycle Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Wheel-Bicycle-Trailer-1/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 07:24:08 PDT
DIY Bike LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-LED-Lights/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:38:08 PDT
How to tune your back derailleur http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tune-Your-Back-Derailleur/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 18:06:42 PDT
How to Clean Your Bicycle Chain and Relube It http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-Your-Bicycle-Chain-and-Relube-It/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 06:29:13 PDT
How to Remove Bicycle Pedals http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Remove-Bicycle-Pedals/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 05:43:29 PDT
How to True a Bicycle Wheel - Nipples, Spokes and Hubs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-True-a-Bicycle-Wheel-Nipples-Spokes-and-Hub/
How to True a Bicycle Wheel - Nipples, Spokes and Hubs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/ES3I/IPE9UVGT/FQGES3IIPE9UVGT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/ES3I/IPE9UVGT/FQGES3IIPE9UVGT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/ES3I/IPE9UVGT/FQGES3IIPE9UVGT.SMALL.jpg ahtopahtel Knowing how nipples, spokes and hubs interact is very important when truing up your wheels.
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Sat, 11 Jun 2016 16:15:30 PDT
Bike Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Shed/
Bike Shed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/A3Q1/IP91TXKB/F2ZA3Q1IP91TXKB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/A3Q1/IP91TXKB/F2ZA3Q1IP91TXKB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/A3Q1/IP91TXKB/F2ZA3Q1IP91TXKB.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce I have just built a bike shed that I like to think of as a bike wardrobe!This was a project I undertook with my design + create business pricklysauce.com with clients who were looking for a funky bike store that visually didn't look too big and would fit in well in their garden.This was a great proj...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 15:06:31 PDT
A Rebuilt Ergonomic Bicycle Saddle http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Rebuilt-Ergonomic-Bicycle-Saddle/
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Tue, 31 May 2016 05:35:57 PDT
High Visibility Vest http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Visibility-Vest/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 23:57:28 PDT
Magnetic Bike Light: 5 Minute Make http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Bike-Light-5-Minute-Make/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 22:28:43 PDT
Chainsaw Bike!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Chainsaw-Bike/
Chainsaw Bike!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/VJ3Z/IOU9OT7X/FQ7VJ3ZIOU9OT7X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/VJ3Z/IOU9OT7X/FQ7VJ3ZIOU9OT7X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/VJ3Z/IOU9OT7X/FQ7VJ3ZIOU9OT7X.SMALL.jpg ThriftStore Hacker I have had a lot of feedback on my channel from people asking me to make a gas powered bike. I found a good running chainsaw with a bent and broken bar at a garage sale for 20 dollars. I also was able to pick up a cheap mountain bike from a thrift store.This bike is for a friend to use to commute to...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 15:17:44 PDT
Bicycle Picnic Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Picknick-Box/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 05:59:16 PDT
DIY Bicycle Turn Signal http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Turn-Signal/
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Sun, 29 May 2016 08:23:34 PDT
Bike Tire Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Tire-Belt/
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Fri, 27 May 2016 19:02:03 PDT
Super effective DIY tire levers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Effective-DIY-Tire-Levers/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 08:35:15 PDT
Bike Trailer Shopping Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Trailer-Shopping-Cart/
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Thu, 19 May 2016 21:15:17 PDT
Buying and Selling Bicycles http://www.instructables.com/id/Buying-and-Selling-Bicycles/
Buying and Selling Bicycles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/X417/IOABNVA0/F4NX417IOABNVA0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/X417/IOABNVA0/F4NX417IOABNVA0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/X417/IOABNVA0/F4NX417IOABNVA0.SMALL.jpg binky126 Have you ever consider a small business? Well maybe setting up a bicycle store from home might suit you.What is 'Buying and Selling'? - Buying and selling is a way of exchanging a low amount of money for an item and then re-selling it for a much higher price which allows you to make a profit.Now tha...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 14:32:23 PDT
Bicycle Canoe Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Canoe-Cart/
Bicycle Canoe Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/2WJW/IO6DY0QQ/FZB2WJWIO6DY0QQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/2WJW/IO6DY0QQ/FZB2WJWIO6DY0QQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/2WJW/IO6DY0QQ/FZB2WJWIO6DY0QQ.SMALL.jpg Lorddrake Several years ago I built a Portage Cart for my canoe. It works great for getting my canoe from one body of water to another.In the past I have put my canoe up on top of my van and drove to whatever body of water I wanted to explore.Now that I live only a few blocks from a major river, I wanted a q...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 19:33:43 PDT
A retro bicycle saddlebag http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Retro-Bicycle-Saddlebag/
A retro bicycle saddlebag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/NI5F/IO6DXVVI/FNENI5FIO6DXVVI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/NI5F/IO6DXVVI/FNENI5FIO6DXVVI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/NI5F/IO6DXVVI/FNENI5FIO6DXVVI.SMALL.jpg pefferie For this instructable you will need:* a bicycle with a cargo rack* a briefcase* four bolts and nuts* Threadlocker or split washer (Loctite, Titen, etc.)* a steel plate (at least 1" x 5")* access to a 3D printer* a drill Resize and print two hooks I shared my design on Tinkercad. These hooks work...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 12:09:42 PDT
DIY Brake Light for your Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Brake-Light-for-Your-Bicycle/
DIY Brake Light for your Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/9L8K/INKJNYZZ/FB49L8KINKJNYZZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/9L8K/INKJNYZZ/FB49L8KINKJNYZZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/9L8K/INKJNYZZ/FB49L8KINKJNYZZ.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this quick ible I'm going to show you how to hack a cheap LED light making a useful Brake Light for your bicycle.It's a really simple and easy project but I took some photos to make this instructable more understandable. Follow the next steps to understand how I made it.If you want t...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:28:04 PDT
Bicycle Seat Rest From Old Desk Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Seat-Rest-From-Old-Desk-Chair/
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:19:55 PDT
Rain Proof Utility Storage Unit : A Low-Tech Solution http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-Proof-Utility-Storage-Unit-a-Low-Tech-Solutio/
Rain Proof Utility Storage Unit : A Low-Tech Solution - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/5QMP/INGBFGXL/F3D5QMPINGBFGXL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/5QMP/INGBFGXL/F3D5QMPINGBFGXL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/5QMP/INGBFGXL/F3D5QMPINGBFGXL.SMALL.jpg IbniH For a cyclist, getting punched tire is a common situation. However when we're in a middle of nowhere, it sure become a headache. Plus, if we're in any kind of situations and then we think we should bring something along.Or, lending a hand to an unfortunate cyclist.I have a way to solve and that's th...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 16:23:46 PDT
Lessen the chance of your bike getting stolen http://www.instructables.com/id/Lessen-the-Chance-of-Your-Bike-Getting-Stolen/
Lessen the chance of your bike getting stolen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/FKMQ/INETTOUW/FYNFKMQINETTOUW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/FKMQ/INETTOUW/FYNFKMQINETTOUW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/FKMQ/INETTOUW/FYNFKMQINETTOUW.SMALL.jpg CraftAndu With new bike season already starting it is good idea to insure that your bike is well protected against theft. Every year 3.5 million bikes get stolen in Europe alone so this is no joke! In this instructables I will share small trick on how I made my velocipede less appealing for thieves. Most stol...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 12:39:05 PDT
Chain Whip: Quick, easy and free (ish) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Chain-Whip-Quick-Easy-and-Free-ish/
Chain Whip: Quick, easy and free (ish) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/C5UG/INI7SWJB/FT3C5UGINI7SWJB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/C5UG/INI7SWJB/FT3C5UGINI7SWJB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/C5UG/INI7SWJB/FT3C5UGINI7SWJB.SMALL.jpg bhpbop A bike's moving parts will need tender loving care. For years I've used single speed bikes to avoid extra upkeep and simplify my toolkit. I've changed over to gears and have needed extra cleaning, parts and tools. If you ever remove the gears on the rear wheel (AKA cassette more generally known as a...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 12:06:50 PDT
Simple Smartphone Mount for Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Smartphone-Mount-for-Bicycle/
Simple Smartphone Mount for Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/T4SE/INC14SFF/FZKT4SEINC14SFF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/T4SE/INC14SFF/FZKT4SEINC14SFF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/T4SE/INC14SFF/FZKT4SEINC14SFF.SMALL.jpg Show Me Joe It is very handy to have a smartphone mounted on your handlebars while bicycling. You can run a GPS tracking program, play music, and even take a call. A diversity of mounts are available to buy for this purpose, but many are quite expensive, while others are woefully inadequate. I actually purch...
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 18:24:36 PDT
BICYCLE ROOF RACK http://www.instructables.com/id/BICYCLE-ROOF-RACK/
BICYCLE ROOF RACK - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/LH17/IN235CPM/FC0LH17IN235CPM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/LH17/IN235CPM/FC0LH17IN235CPM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/LH17/IN235CPM/FC0LH17IN235CPM.SMALL.jpg CHARLESCRANFORD In this video I will show you the bicycle roof rack that I made to transport my xtracycle on top of a 1998 Subaru Outback. I have left out dimensions as this is intended to be a guide to give you some ideas to make your own roof rack custom fit for your bicycle and car, truck, van, bus, whatever. ...
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 05:41:52 PDT
Fit a digital speedo and LED lighting into a vintage bicycle speedometer lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Fit-a-Bike-Computer-Into-an-Old-Bicycle-Speedomete/
Fit a digital speedo and LED lighting into a vintage bicycle speedometer lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/2H75/INW1AA99/FFN2H75INW1AA99.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/2H75/INW1AA99/FFN2H75INW1AA99.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/2H75/INW1AA99/FFN2H75INW1AA99.SMALL.jpg uersel Since a long while I had this old "Radsonne Ratar" bicycle lamp taking up space in my parts bin. It had a built in speedometer which was broken. When I was looking for a lamp for my last bike, it suddenly came to me that a modern bike computer should fit underneath that little window. And why not pu...
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 13:59:33 PDT
Bicycle Helmet Cover Feathers & Flames http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Helmet-Cover-Feathers-Flames/
Bicycle Helmet Cover Feathers & Flames - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/9S7B/IMYZXMN2/FRE9S7BIMYZXMN2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/9S7B/IMYZXMN2/FRE9S7BIMYZXMN2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/9S7B/IMYZXMN2/FRE9S7BIMYZXMN2.SMALL.jpg auger282 I'm a firm believer that visibility is an important part of staying safe while riding a bicycle on the road but I also think being unique, different and noticeable can help just as much.Car drivers say to themselves, "What the heck is that," "Look at that wacko" and "That looks really cool!" Secretl...
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 21:14:33 PDT
Hipsterize Your Bike Key http://www.instructables.com/id/Hipsterize-Your-Bike-Key/
Hipsterize Your Bike Key - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/JMPO/IMP63GKI/FNIJMPOIMP63GKI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/JMPO/IMP63GKI/FNIJMPOIMP63GKI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/JMPO/IMP63GKI/FNIJMPOIMP63GKI.SMALL.jpg dtextor So you've got a fixie bike. That's cute. But if you're using a bike lock with the mother of all ugly keys, it won't do you any good in terms of street cred. It's attention to detail that will make you stand out of the crowd. Maybe.So my bike just got stolen (they shall burn in hell) and I had to get...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 01:19:28 PDT
A multi tool cheap alternative – Small pouch from trashed inner tube http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Multi-Tool-Cheap-Alternative-Small-Bag-From-Tras/
A multi tool cheap alternative – Small pouch from trashed inner tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/692M/IMMBDDD6/FJO692MIMMBDDD6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/692M/IMMBDDD6/FJO692MIMMBDDD6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/692M/IMMBDDD6/FJO692MIMMBDDD6.SMALL.jpg bicyclosis When you go for a ride, especially for a long one, it’s super important to have with you a multi tool in case you need to adjust your brakes, repair flats etc. Everybody knows that. In my experience the situations that requires some basic tools are so common I would dare to say it’s rare to go fo...
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 03:23:06 PDT
Bicycle Maintenance Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Maintenance-Tips/
Bicycle Maintenance Tips - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/BK2O/IMMBAQ0K/FYABK2OIMMBAQ0K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/BK2O/IMMBAQ0K/FYABK2OIMMBAQ0K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/BK2O/IMMBAQ0K/FYABK2OIMMBAQ0K.SMALL.jpg ATHUL K S Your bicycle doesn’t run on leg power alone. It also needs a little lube, a lotta­ love, and a good ­listen. You may not know every remedy your bike needs to live a long life, but you can gain enough wisdom along the way to keep it in tip-top shape and out of the shop. Inspecting Your Bike The be...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 20:40:44 PDT
Neon Glow Bike with EL Wire Kits http://www.instructables.com/id/Neon-Glow-Bike-With-EL-Wire-Kits/
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 04:30:57 PST
Upgrade Your Older Bicycle Frame with Modern V-Brakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-Your-Older-Bicycle-Frame-With-Cantilever-B/
Upgrade Your Older Bicycle Frame with Modern V-Brakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/TOTF/IKH7IZ8Y/F3HTOTFIKH7IZ8Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/TOTF/IKH7IZ8Y/F3HTOTFIKH7IZ8Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/TOTF/IKH7IZ8Y/F3HTOTFIKH7IZ8Y.SMALL.jpg omnitasker Are you riding a bike without rear brakes because you can't find calipers that work for your frame/wheel combo? Do you have an older frame that you'd like to upgrade? If so, this is the instructable for you.Tools: TIG Welder Drill Press/Bits Wire WheelMaterials: Cantilever brake posts (new ones ...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:31:51 PST
Low Cost Bicycle Mobile Phone Mount Using (Old Deodorant Bottles) http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Bicycle-Mobile-Phone-Mount-Using-Old-Deod/
Low Cost Bicycle Mobile Phone Mount Using (Old Deodorant Bottles) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/HNZ2/IK7C1HVR/FLYHNZ2IK7C1HVR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/HNZ2/IK7C1HVR/FLYHNZ2IK7C1HVR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/HNZ2/IK7C1HVR/FLYHNZ2IK7C1HVR.SMALL.jpg MetalG1 Hi everyone i am back with my second instructable and this time i have come up with a low cost bicycle mount using old deo bottles.I was tired with my old plastic clamps as they, were breaking very frequently and each time they break i had to buy a new one , so i decided to make my own bicycle clamp...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 12:47:16 PST
Bicycle Tool Roll http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Tool-Roll/
Bicycle Tool Roll - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/4EE8/IJRHOAWI/FWK4EE8IJRHOAWI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/4EE8/IJRHOAWI/FWK4EE8IJRHOAWI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/4EE8/IJRHOAWI/FWK4EE8IJRHOAWI.SMALL.jpg bonercycle I have a nice tool roll which I received as "schwag" at a trade show. It does its job nicely without overdoing it. It only has 3 pockets, which I like, for a tube, an inflator and a multi-tool. For most on road riding I generally refuse to carry more. My one minor gripe with this tool roll is that I...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 18:29:35 PST
Crazy Giant EYEBALL Bike Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Crazy-Giant-EYEBALL-Bike-Lights/
Crazy Giant EYEBALL Bike Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/BE64/IJ8Z1200/FB7BE64IJ8Z1200.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/BE64/IJ8Z1200/FB7BE64IJ8Z1200.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/BE64/IJ8Z1200/FB7BE64IJ8Z1200.SMALL.jpg mcarty Every experienced city cyclist knows that high visibility colors and bright blinky lights do not always translate to being seen by drivers. There's a big difference between being visible and being seen. So how can bike riders improve their chance of being seen?My solution is to hack basic human psy...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 20:03:19 PST
Install tight bicycle grips easily with zip ties http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Tight-Bicycle-Grips-Easily-With-Zip-Ties/
Install tight bicycle grips easily with zip ties - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/TJ5A/IJ1TTZ8F/FA6TJ5AIJ1TTZ8F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/TJ5A/IJ1TTZ8F/FA6TJ5AIJ1TTZ8F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/TJ5A/IJ1TTZ8F/FA6TJ5AIJ1TTZ8F.SMALL.jpg jongscx Bicycle hand grips are hard to put on. Often made of rubber or foam rubber, they must cling tightly to the handlebars so they they don't come off while you are riding. Unfortunately, this makes them hard to put on in the first place. Some people use dish soap, hair spray, or compressed air. I will ...
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 15:09:03 PST