Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes - bicycle http://www.instructables.com Tue, 4 Aug 2015 19:46:04 PDT BLOX v1.01 Foldable Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-Bike-Trailer/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 04:35:21 PDT
Quick Bike Hack Fixes Floppy Pants Problem http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Bike-Hack-Fixes-Floppy-Pants-Problem/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 14:23:45 PDT
How to easily replace your bike wheels wth simple tools http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-easily-replace-your-bike-wheels-wth-simple-/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:24:21 PDT
6-buck bicycle rear rack from repurposed materials http://www.instructables.com/id/6-buck-bicycle-rear-rack-from-repurposed-materials/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:29:39 PDT
Old Backpack to Bicycle Frame Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Backpack-to-Bicycle-Frame-Bag/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 16:35:10 PDT
Neon lights on a bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Neon-lights-on-a-bicycle/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 05:16:39 PDT
Bicycle Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Restoration/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:35:12 PDT
fly a bicycle on a plane in a climbing crash pad http://www.instructables.com/id/fly-a-bicycle-on-a-plane-in-a-climbing-crash-pad/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:19:06 PDT
Bmx Engine Kit 80cc http://www.instructables.com/id/Bmx-Engine-Kit-80cc/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 20:34:27 PDT
How to build a bike trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-bike-trailer-1/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 14:32:07 PDT
Restore your seemingly totalled bicycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-your-seemingly-totalled-bicycle/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 20:58:32 PDT
Restoring Vintage Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-Vintage-Bicycle/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 10:59:56 PDT
Make your Bike roar like a Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-bike-roar-like-a-motorcycle/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 06:09:06 PDT
Foldable bike (for free on the train!) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-foldable-bike/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 02:57:04 PDT
bicycle wood fender http://www.instructables.com/id/bicycle-wood-fender/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 02:07:12 PDT
cargo-racebike http://www.instructables.com/id/cargo-racebike/
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 14:50:59 PDT
Sparking Bike Light/Bug Zapper http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparking-Bike-LightBug-Zapper/
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 07:59:24 PDT
HPV-QUADRICYCLE FOR TWO http://www.instructables.com/id/HPV-QUADRICYCLE-FOR-TWO/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 11:52:22 PDT
Upcycle A Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-A-Bicycle/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:45:59 PDT
Bicycle Rubberband Handbrake http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Rubberband-Handbrake/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:04:22 PDT
BIKE CHARRIOT Mark I. Aka Bike Pooling Device. http://www.instructables.com/id/BIKE-CHARRIOT-Aka-Bike-Pooling-Device/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:41:16 PDT
Sociable Recumbent Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Sociable-Recumbent-Trike/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:00:43 PDT
No Sew Solar Powered Bike Pannier http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Solar-Powered-Bike-Pannier/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 01:11:19 PDT
Bicycle brake lights. (How to) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-brake-lights-How-to/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 05:14:03 PDT
Simple Singlespeed Conversion [SSC] http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Singlespeed-Conversion-SSC/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:43:40 PDT
Vintage Style Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Style-Bike-Trailer/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:18:08 PDT
DIY Bike Repair Stand ver 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Repair-Stand-ver-20/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 19:11:39 PDT
DIY $35 Bike Repair Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Repair-Stand-1/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:08:57 PDT
Cheap wooden bicycle fender http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-wooden-bicycle-fender/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 09:24:31 PDT
Bicycle Porta Party http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Porta-Party/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 11:49:30 PDT
Modern Penny Farthing http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Penny-Farthing/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 14:38:43 PDT
Portable Bicycle Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bicycle-Water-Pump/
Portable Bicycle Water Pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/FFKO/I88LO03M/FCCFFKOI88LO03M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/FFKO/I88LO03M/FCCFFKOI88LO03M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/FFKO/I88LO03M/FCCFFKOI88LO03M.SMALL.jpg Treadmaps This is how to make a portable bicycle water pump out of a couple simple Off The Shelf items. You can even transport the pump and stand together while attached to the bike. There are no modifications to the bike. Just a little pounding and cutting to the pump. It can pull water from 10 feet down...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 22:37:02 PDT
Bicycle Wall Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Wall-Mount/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 14:41:30 PDT
Ultimate 10 Watt USB Bicycle Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-10-Watt-USB-Bicycle-Generator/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 14:20:18 PDT
Mudflap for Bikes http://www.instructables.com/id/Mudflap-for-Bike-Lovers/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 07:18:56 PDT
Chalk-O-Lot, The Mega Sidewalk Bike Chalk Grinder with Street Chalk! http://www.instructables.com/id/Chalk-O-Lot-The-Mega-Sidewalk-Bike-Chalk-Grinder-w/
Chalk-O-Lot, The Mega Sidewalk Bike Chalk Grinder with Street Chalk! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/CIIM/I8766AT0/FR6CIIMI8766AT0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/CIIM/I8766AT0/FR6CIIMI8766AT0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/CIIM/I8766AT0/FR6CIIMI8766AT0.SMALL.jpg Treadmaps Introducing the "Chalk-O-Lot" - a super-sized sidewalk chalk writer for your bike. Simple and straightforward to create. You're kids will be decorating the sidewalks in no time.Parts list. One 1/4 x 4 inch threaded rod with 2 nuts and washers or you could use a ZipTie for this. One 36 inch long x ...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 18:09:19 PDT
Make a fabric saddle cover in 30min http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-fabric-saddle-cover-in-30min/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 12:18:15 PDT
Wooden bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-bicycle/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 08:15:09 PDT
Internal cable on any bike frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Internal-cable-on-any-bike-frame/
Internal cable on any bike frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/TZTF/I7W1XHCU/F8ETZTFI7W1XHCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/TZTF/I7W1XHCU/F8ETZTFI7W1XHCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/TZTF/I7W1XHCU/F8ETZTFI7W1XHCU.SMALL.jpg YokoAUT I bought this bike for 40 bucks, which is next to nothing, so I decided to personalize it:1. Reproduction of the spoke lock key, which I described here: Reproduce spoke lock key2. Replacement of the front hub because the flange was broken. The new flange has a smaller diameter, so I had to lace it 2...
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:18:03 PDT
GLOW IN THE DARK BIKE-Bici que brilla en la oscuridad http://www.instructables.com/id/GLOW-IN-THE-DARK-BIKE-Bici-que-brilla-en-la-oscuri/
GLOW IN THE DARK BIKE-Bici que brilla en la oscuridad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/Y6D7/I7VQMTW4/F5YY6D7I7VQMTW4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/Y6D7/I7VQMTW4/F5YY6D7I7VQMTW4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/Y6D7/I7VQMTW4/F5YY6D7I7VQMTW4.SMALL.jpg garpk2 Hi! This is my first instructable and I wanted to make something that could be very interesting for the bicycle contest. So what I've done, A glow in the dark bike!Hola!Este es mi primer instructable y quería hacer algo chulo y que llamara la atención para el concurso de bicicletas. Así que... ¿qué ...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:23:25 PDT
Build a MONSTER BIKE! The World's Heaviest! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-MONSTER-BIKE-The-Worlds-Heaviest/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:36:59 PDT
Brooks-like leather saddle from old mattress bicycle seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Reupholster-mattress-bicycle-saddle-to-full-leathe/
Brooks-like leather saddle from old mattress bicycle seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/XQ76/I7RGF4JO/FO9XQ76I7RGF4JO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/XQ76/I7RGF4JO/FO9XQ76I7RGF4JO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/XQ76/I7RGF4JO/FO9XQ76I7RGF4JO.SMALL.jpg P-Y UPDATED WITH STEP 10 : EDGE BURNISHINGBeeing a recent owner of a vintage CCM delivery bicycle, I wanted to install a seat / saddle that had some style. Naturally, I headed to the Brooks saddles, since I really like the style of those high quality seats. However, I decided to try to reuse an old matt...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:59:46 PDT
Boat Trailer for a Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Boat-Trailer-for-a-Bike/
Boat Trailer for a Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/E9VN/I7SVPHAA/F9WE9VNI7SVPHAA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/E9VN/I7SVPHAA/F9WE9VNI7SVPHAA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/E9VN/I7SVPHAA/F9WE9VNI7SVPHAA.SMALL.jpg RbotJ Before I started designing my boats to be collapsible, I had built this one out of coroplast. It weighs around 10-15 lbs and didn't quite fit into my 96 firebird. The lake I frequented on my morning rows was about 2 miles away from me, and I wasn't about to carry the thing over my head through town ...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 06:01:53 PDT
How to have a good time while Bicycle Riding http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-have-a-good-time-while-Bicycle-Riding/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:28:09 PDT
Anti-Skid Chair Feet From Recycled Inner Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Skid-Chair-Feet-From-Recycled-Inner-Tube/
Anti-Skid Chair Feet From Recycled Inner Tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/NLNH/I7N66PUL/FGRNLNHI7N66PUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/NLNH/I7N66PUL/FGRNLNHI7N66PUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/NLNH/I7N66PUL/FGRNLNHI7N66PUL.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid We have beautiful hardwood floors in our house and I want to be sure they stay scratch free for years to come. I knew there was a reason why I saved my old Inner Tubes, I'm not crazy after all. I'm going to make protective feet for our furniture to prevent future scuffs.Tools Needed: Scissors Pen Gl...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 20:58:37 PDT
My Pedal Pony: a Costume for your Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Pedal-Pony-a-Costume-for-your-Bike/
My Pedal Pony: a Costume for your Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/FAX0/I7NL2WAO/FM2FAX0I7NL2WAO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/FAX0/I7NL2WAO/FM2FAX0I7NL2WAO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/FAX0/I7NL2WAO/FM2FAX0I7NL2WAO.SMALL.jpg ceejwells I built this horse to dress up my bike for cruiser rides, parades, special events. I made it so it easily attaches with zip ties and doesn't permanently stay on the bike. I like to put it on the bike once I take it off my car rack and I'm at the event, then I snip the zip ties and take it off before...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:04:39 PDT
Shower Shelf Fix With Bicycle Inner Tubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Shower-Shelf-Fix-With-Bicycle-Inner-Tubes/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 04:08:01 PDT
How to Create a Downhill Ski-Bike 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Downhill-Ski-bike-20/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 22:35:04 PDT
Rear Derailleur Alignment Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Rear-Derailleur-Alignment-Tool/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 21:49:20 PDT
EL Wire Bicycle Rim Light http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-Wire-Bicycle-Rim-Light/
EL Wire Bicycle Rim Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/5EI4/I6M2OE0B/FH65EI4I6M2OE0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/5EI4/I6M2OE0B/FH65EI4I6M2OE0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/5EI4/I6M2OE0B/FH65EI4I6M2OE0B.SMALL.jpg giokoll Check out this guide that shows how i made my El wire Bicycle Rim Lights! The idea Hi guys,I was thinking how to make my bicycle rims illuminated, shinny and cool during the night,and all the projects i could find were by using leds.So i started working on this, but the result was a little bit di...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:44:05 PST