Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes - bike - fun - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:25:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 Bicycle Sidecar for your Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Sidecar/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:27:29 PDT
Easy Bicycle Panniers in a Developing Country http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Panniers-in-a-developing-country/
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By: danja.mewes

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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:04:00 PDT
How to easily convert your bike into a snow bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-easily-convert-your-bike-into-a-snow-bike/
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By: mykiscool

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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 13:54:51 PDT
DIY Bicycle Chain Tensioner http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Chain-Tensioner/
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By: GuitarGuyJames

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Mon, 6 Aug 2012 12:54:35 PDT
How To Lose 50lbs. The Fun Way! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Lose-50lbs-The-Fun-Way/
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Wed, 13 Jun 2012 13:00:14 PDT
Mountain Bicycle Chopper http://www.instructables.com/id/Mountain-Bike-Chopper/
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Mon, 23 May 2011 15:28:58 PDT
Antique Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Antique-Bicycle/
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Thu, 16 Dec 2010 00:21:03 PST
Electroluminescent Mountain Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Electroluminescent-Mountain-Bike/
Electroluminescent Mountain Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/X00C/GC4G8OP9/FLUX00CGC4G8OP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/X00C/GC4G8OP9/FLUX00CGC4G8OP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/X00C/GC4G8OP9/FLUX00CGC4G8OP9.SMALL.jpg QuackMasterDan This guide offers you the chance to implement electroluminescent wire (EL Wire) and LED strings to light up the night while riding safe, shiny, and highly stylish. Electroluminescent Wire, also called EL Wire, is a copper cable coated in a reactive paint. By forcing electricity to jump through the ...
By: QuackMasterDan

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Fri, 30 Jul 2010 00:13:25 PDT
No Weld Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Weld-Bike-Trailer/
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Thu, 29 Jul 2010 11:51:37 PDT
Killerjackalope's guide to urban cycling http://www.instructables.com/id/Killerjackalopes-guide-to-urban-cycling/
Killerjackalope's guide to urban cycling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/9Q17/FFNEHM3O/FBD9Q17FFNEHM3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/9Q17/FFNEHM3O/FBD9Q17FFNEHM3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/9Q17/FFNEHM3O/FBD9Q17FFNEHM3O.SMALL.jpg killerjackalope Ok whether it be simply for work or play a bike is great way to get around town, as always there are innumerable risk factors and both upsides and downsides...This is just a basic guide to help you:*Choose your bike for town*Help you keep safe*Get around fast*Learn a few tricks and tips I've collect...
By: killerjackalope

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Thu, 1 May 2008 13:07:07 PDT