Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes - bike - rack http://www.instructables.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:10:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 In Car Cycle Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/In-Car-Cycle-Carrier/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:46:08 PDT
Multi Bike Parking http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Bike-Parking/
Multi Bike Parking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/EOW4/HYG06H0S/FL8EOW4HYG06H0S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/EOW4/HYG06H0S/FL8EOW4HYG06H0S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/EOW4/HYG06H0S/FL8EOW4HYG06H0S.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez In needed a parking rack for week days to switch from commuting bike for the children carrier MTB to pick my daughter at school. You need A bit of woodDrillSawScrewsSand PaperNeutral Polish Sawing & Drilling Check your bike's wheel width.Mark pieces together, drill.Add as many racks as you wan...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 00:45:30 PDT
Bike rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-rack-2/
Bike rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/9ZFG/HW4OHPQT/FUF9ZFGHW4OHPQT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/9ZFG/HW4OHPQT/FUF9ZFGHW4OHPQT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/9ZFG/HW4OHPQT/FUF9ZFGHW4OHPQT.SMALL.jpg knockmoreben Bike rack Pull-up Who hasn't went out and bought a pull-up bar after watching a Rocky movie or the likes. They are our most expensive clothes hanger. So when you want to give those bulging biceps a rest sure hang the bikes up and away safely. Fixing Simply following the simple instructions t...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 04:33:45 PDT
Bike pannier (front & rear) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-pannier-front-rear/
Bike pannier (front & rear) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/FESZ/HTK5MY94/F8IFESZHTK5MY94.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/FESZ/HTK5MY94/F8IFESZHTK5MY94.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/FESZ/HTK5MY94/F8IFESZHTK5MY94.SMALL.jpg TVG3000 Driving a bike is better for the environment than driving a car. But what if you have to carry a lot? Therefor a pannier could be handy. In this instructable we are going to create 1 front- and 2 rear-wheel panniers. This instructable is part of a system called Coffee Cycle: Biodegradable flower ...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 16:19:20 PDT
Turn a crutch into a bike rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-crutch-into-a-bike-rack/
Turn a crutch into a bike rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/ZV96/HRWNDPJ3/FC4ZV96HRWNDPJ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/ZV96/HRWNDPJ3/FC4ZV96HRWNDPJ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/ZV96/HRWNDPJ3/FC4ZV96HRWNDPJ3.SMALL.jpg thornyak I commute to work everyday by bicycle and I'm not crazy about arriving to the office with a soaked back. Plus I have to hang the shirt to dry which may or may not musk the room and my coworker who shares the space with me has to spray fabreeze all over my breathing space (chemicals, ewwww). So I d...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 15:21:33 PST
Stop sign bicycle mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Stop-sign-bicycle-mount/
Stop sign bicycle mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/N334/HR4SWGHY/F9CN334HR4SWGHY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/N334/HR4SWGHY/F9CN334HR4SWGHY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/N334/HR4SWGHY/F9CN334HR4SWGHY.SMALL.jpg seamster I've got this gorgeous '73 Motobecane 10-speed bicycle that I've been lazily working on over the winter. It needed a decent place to rest indoors, away from my dusty garage workshop. It was begging for a unique and different kind of wall mount, and this is what I came up with. It was actually very...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 12:53:25 PST
Bicycle Rear Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Rear-Rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/WLOR/GU84TWP4/FDQWLORGU84TWP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/WLOR/GU84TWP4/FDQWLORGU84TWP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/WLOR/GU84TWP4/FDQWLORGU84TWP4.SMALL.jpg Beagles After looking for a heavy duty rear carrier for my bike, and not finding one, I looked in my "junk box" for some appropriate tubing with the right bends. Was able to come up with some chair tubing, and welded it all together, as shown in the first picture.   Picture #2 shows some of the other tubing...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 13:42:43 PST
Truckbed PVC Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Truckbed-Bike-Rack/
Truckbed PVC Bike Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/MNW5/HFSHW4IO/F7VMNW5HFSHW4IO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/MNW5/HFSHW4IO/F7VMNW5HFSHW4IO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/MNW5/HFSHW4IO/F7VMNW5HFSHW4IO.SMALL.jpg louislam We recently bought two bikes and instead of just throwing the bikes onto the bed of the truck and get them scratched, I build one using PVC pipes from the hardware store. I made it at TechShop since it's a lot more spacious and they have all the tools available. Materials and Tools - Four 10-ft ...
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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 01:04:28 PDT
Make bicycle panniers out of swiss army surplus bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-bicycle-panniers-out-of-swiss-army-surplus-ba/
Make bicycle panniers out of swiss army surplus bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/GG0X/HN829XNH/FQ5GG0XHN829XNH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/GG0X/HN829XNH/FQ5GG0XHN829XNH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/GG0X/HN829XNH/FQ5GG0XHN829XNH.SMALL.jpg MattBruzer When you use your bicycle to commute you need someplace to carry stuff.  Bike bags (known as panniers) are expensive!  Lets make a set of our own panniers! You have lots of choices of materials when making bags.  Plastic kitty litter boxes are popular but just do not look good to me.  Some people ...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 22:02:47 PDT
The removable PVC tubing bike surfrack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-removable-PVC-tubing-bike-surfrack/
The removable PVC tubing bike surfrack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/OMAE/HKPX96JL/FZPOMAEHKPX96JL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/OMAE/HKPX96JL/FZPOMAEHKPX96JL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/OMAE/HKPX96JL/FZPOMAEHKPX96JL.SMALL.jpg jangoachayan This is a easily removable bike rack made with PVC tubing and joints. The only skill required is  to cut the PVC pipe for jointing and drilling a hole for the lock pin. All Joints and bends are standard PVC fittings. The rack is held in place by passing the saddle post through the rack and securing...
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 21:22:38 PDT
Bike storage "rack" (ridiculously simple) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-storage-rack-ridiculously-simple/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/HYDX/HIPISS1H/FMNHYDXHIPISS1H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/HYDX/HIPISS1H/FMNHYDXHIPISS1H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/HYDX/HIPISS1H/FMNHYDXHIPISS1H.SMALL.jpg klokid I spent a good while combing the internet for a way to neatly store my bike vertically in my small flat without drilling or damaging anything. Finding nothing I came up with a ridiculously simple solution. This barely counts as a project as it requires no assembly. Nonetheless it is as effective as ...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 07:28:21 PDT
Truck Bed Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-Bed-Bike-Rack-1/
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 17:36:28 PDT
Lock bracket that doesn't interfere with bottle cages or panniers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Lock-bracket-that-doesnt-interfere-with-bottle-ca/
Lock bracket that doesn't interfere with bottle cages or panniers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/I0CE/HINO5T05/FCRI0CEHINO5T05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/I0CE/HINO5T05/FCRI0CEHINO5T05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/I0CE/HINO5T05/FCRI0CEHINO5T05.SMALL.jpg Zenigatta The bracket which came with my lock was (as with most I've ever seen) rubbish, insecure & would have prevented me mounting any water bottle cages. However I don't like always having to have a bag with me when I cycle or putting a wet lock (if my bikes been locked up out in the rain) in my bag so I c...
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Wed, 3 Jul 2013 11:00:00 PDT
Bicycle Pizza Carrier built from scrap materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Pizza-Carrier-built-from-scrap-materials/
Bicycle Pizza Carrier built from scrap materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/4K6K/HGH70HMU/FGW4K6KHGH70HMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/4K6K/HGH70HMU/FGW4K6KHGH70HMU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/4K6K/HGH70HMU/FGW4K6KHGH70HMU.SMALL.jpg ajax_electronics I love bicycles and I love pizza.  So, what could be better than using my bike to pick up a pizza!*  That is the inspiration behind this instructable - a Bicycle mounted pizza carrier.  Unfortunately it will be difficult to exactly duplicate my build (more on that later), but hopefully this instru...
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Mon, 13 May 2013 20:33:57 PDT
TubeFob: Handy Bicycle Inner Tube Luggage Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/TubeFob-Handy-Bicycle-Inner-Tube-Luggage-Tie/
TubeFob: Handy Bicycle Inner Tube Luggage Tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/3G2X/HGH6Q7FT/FRU3G2XHGH6Q7FT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/3G2X/HGH6Q7FT/FRU3G2XHGH6Q7FT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/3G2X/HGH6Q7FT/FRU3G2XHGH6Q7FT.SMALL.jpg JohanJShaw TubeFob: Handy Bicycle Inner Tube Luggage Tie This is how I carry a strip of inner tube that can be used to tie down groceries etc. to the luggage rack of my bike. As fellow makers will appreciate, this stuff has many other uses. Why not add inner tube to your Every Day Carry alongside paracord and...
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Sun, 12 May 2013 06:39:43 PDT
Bicycle Trailer Hitch (to Luggage Rack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trailer-Hitch-to-Luggage-Rack/
Bicycle Trailer Hitch (to Luggage Rack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/INBN/HGH6Q28V/FOMINBNHGH6Q28V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/INBN/HGH6Q28V/FOMINBNHGH6Q28V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/INBN/HGH6Q28V/FOMINBNHGH6Q28V.SMALL.jpg JohanJShaw Here is how I made a strong and permanent hitch for my bike trailer. The trailer is a Bellelli Eco Trailer Maxi which I modified (with a little woodworking) to a luggage rack level hitch. Why? The original seat post hitch did not adjust high enough to ride level - and I hate seat post hitches, as t...
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Sat, 11 May 2013 11:09:40 PDT
Toolbox Compatible Bike Valet With Fork Mounts For Pickup Trucks http://www.instructables.com/id/Toolbox-Compatible-Bike-Valet-With-Fork-Mounts-For/
Toolbox Compatible Bike Valet With Fork Mounts For Pickup Trucks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/3EX9/HFSH77YB/FFD3EX9HFSH77YB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/3EX9/HFSH77YB/FFD3EX9HFSH77YB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/3EX9/HFSH77YB/FFD3EX9HFSH77YB.SMALL.jpg Nick_momo396 Do you ever wonder how you could fit your bike into your truck without a hassle? Do you have a toolbox and/or a shortbed pickup truck and have no way to transport your bike other than those pesky bungee cords? Look no further, because with my new design, I will revolutionize the way you transport yo...
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 09:49:50 PDT
DIY Bike Wall Mount from your Iron Gym http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Wall-Mount-from-your-Iron-Gym/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/54ZH/HEBNA373/FS354ZHHEBNA373.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/54ZH/HEBNA373/FS354ZHHEBNA373.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/54ZH/HEBNA373/FS354ZHHEBNA373.SMALL.jpg Tim.Taylor I found a great use for my Iron Gym that I wasn't using anymore since I could not put it up on any door post  in my new house. It's perfect as a wall mount for my fixie :) 1. Turn the black plastic bar around to the other side of the metal bars (this normally sits on the opposite site of the door) ...
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Sat, 16 Mar 2013 10:10:53 PDT
Wall-mounted horizontal wood rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-mounted-horizontal-wood-rack/
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Sat, 15 Dec 2012 12:31:01 PST
Vertical Bike Rack from 2x4s (single bike) http://www.instructables.com/id/Verticle-Bike-Rack-from-2x4s-single-bike/
Vertical Bike Rack from 2x4s (single bike) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/2RTF/H2WEXEET/FT32RTFH2WEXEET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/2RTF/H2WEXEET/FT32RTFH2WEXEET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/2RTF/H2WEXEET/FT32RTFH2WEXEET.SMALL.jpg mythicalbyrd I built a wooden freestanding bike rack for a single bike based off my dual-bike design.  I had some scrap 2x4s. but I needed to purchase a few new 2x4s for this rack.  The bike hook is hung at 63.5", which is perfect for one of my bikes. Lengths to cut 2x4s: 1 - 65" 2 - 61 3/4" 2 - 36" 2 - 28.5" 1...
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Sun, 10 Jun 2012 22:32:57 PDT
Vertical Bike Rack from 2x4s http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Bike-Rack-from-2x4s/
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Thu, 31 May 2012 11:47:22 PDT
Hakima Roof Rack - Poor Man's Strut Channel Cross Bars http://www.instructables.com/id/Hakima-Roof-Rack-Poor-Mans-Strut-Channel-Cross-/
Hakima Roof Rack - Poor Man's Strut Channel Cross Bars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/FL7U/GZKG37YJ/FL2FL7UGZKG37YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/FL7U/GZKG37YJ/FL2FL7UGZKG37YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/FL7U/GZKG37YJ/FL2FL7UGZKG37YJ.SMALL.jpg alhazen My SUV came with a basic luggage rack.  What I really needed was something with the functionality of a Yakima or Thule cross bar but with a dumpster diver price tag. For less than the cost of a single store-bought cross bar I was able to bodge a reasonably functional bar using strut channel that I p...
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Sat, 12 May 2012 16:42:07 PDT
Extremely Loud Train Horn Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Train-Horn-Bicycle/
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Sun, 1 Apr 2012 22:49:04 PDT
In-Home Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/In-Home-Bike-Rack/
In-Home Bike Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/IMOX/H0C6MFMV/FCKIMOXH0C6MFMV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/IMOX/H0C6MFMV/FCKIMOXH0C6MFMV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/IMOX/H0C6MFMV/FCKIMOXH0C6MFMV.SMALL.jpg bikeaccessories This guide will show you how to build an inexpensive bicycle rack out of PVC pipe that can hold 2 bikes inside your residence.  It could also be placed in a garage if you would like. These instructions are broken down as follows: 1. Parts Needed 2. How to build the rack 3. Other tips and tricks M...
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Wed, 28 Mar 2012 18:20:41 PDT
Tow Hitch Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tow-Hitch-Bike-Rack/
Tow Hitch Bike Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/9T6Y/H05NOUZ1/F7C9T6YH05NOUZ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/9T6Y/H05NOUZ1/F7C9T6YH05NOUZ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/9T6Y/H05NOUZ1/F7C9T6YH05NOUZ1.SMALL.jpg ddyancey I made this bike rack in order to carry our bikes and to prevent soiling the interior with chain oil.  Now I don't have break our bikes down in order to prepare them for transport.  I made it at Techshop San Jose (http:\\www.techshop.ws). Cut 1 1/4" mild steel tubing and angle iron De-bur and ...
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Sat, 24 Mar 2012 17:42:02 PDT
Steel and Wood Bicycle Cargo Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-and-Wood-Bicycle-Cargo-Rack/
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Sun, 10 Jul 2011 18:11:28 PDT
Backpack Pannier for Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-Pannier-for-Bicycle/
Backpack Pannier for Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/TTRO/GPBDIGVJ/FGNTTROGPBDIGVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/TTRO/GPBDIGVJ/FGNTTROGPBDIGVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/TTRO/GPBDIGVJ/FGNTTROGPBDIGVJ.SMALL.jpg mech.asn I have been trying to make my own pannier for some time now but wanted to avoid modifying my backpack and especially sewing. This instructable is what i came up with based on ideas I found elsewhere and here: Backpack-panniers-that-are-still-backpacks Parts : - Backpack - Over Door Hanger - Bungee ...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2011 17:11:43 PDT
homemade bicycle rack http://www.instructables.com/id/homemade-bicycle-rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/HU2J/GNFSJYOP/FLPHU2JGNFSJYOP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/HU2J/GNFSJYOP/FLPHU2JGNFSJYOP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/HU2J/GNFSJYOP/FLPHU2JGNFSJYOP.SMALL.jpg factpass Why do you need to go to the sport shale and spend $100 on bicycler rack.  Easy way to make make it by yourself. You need: 1.  plastic tubes  2. glue  3. hose clams 4. fretsaw 5. screwdriver
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Thu, 12 May 2011 18:47:51 PDT
Guerilla Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Guerilla-Bike-Rack/
Guerilla Bike Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/DTHT/GN4D0CAS/F72DTHTGN4D0CAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/DTHT/GN4D0CAS/F72DTHTGN4D0CAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/DTHT/GN4D0CAS/F72DTHTGN4D0CAS.SMALL.jpg dswaim Tired of walking your bike past empty parking spots just looking for a rack to lock up your bike? Well now through a small re-appropriation of public space and a few junked bikes, you can be the difference you wish to see in your town. Scoop up a couple old bikes Step 1: Find two old bike frames...
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Sun, 1 May 2011 23:58:11 PDT
Two Bike Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Bike-Bike-Rack/
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Thu, 21 Apr 2011 07:14:08 PDT
A $10 Simple Bike Pannier Conversion for a Messenger (or any) Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Bike-Pannier-Conversion-for-a-Messengerany-B/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/BQXP/GKS0W0MX/FQWBQXPGKS0W0MX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/BQXP/GKS0W0MX/FQWBQXPGKS0W0MX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/BQXP/GKS0W0MX/FQWBQXPGKS0W0MX.SMALL.jpg chamnit Store bought bike pannier suck. They are ridiculously expensive, uncomfortable to carry around, and aren’t much good for anything else. For light commuting, I don’t want to have to shell out a ton of cash for carrying stuff on a bike rack, even though my back is starting to argue with me.  Most of ...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2011 11:28:15 PDT
Vertical Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Bike-Rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/X12J/GKS0TQKK/FMWX12JGKS0TQKK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/X12J/GKS0TQKK/FMWX12JGKS0TQKK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/X12J/GKS0TQKK/FMWX12JGKS0TQKK.SMALL.jpg red19fire I used some bits from ikea to make a vertical bike rack for two bikes. Drill some bar stock, mount 'coat hanger' things, and attach to the ikea pole.  DONE. $60 in material, 4 hours to assemble.  cheapest store-bought bike rack:  $120.
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Mon, 7 Mar 2011 11:17:13 PST
Indoor Bike Parking Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Bike-Parking-Rack/
Indoor Bike Parking Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/J0LZ/GB5HD5M1/FSTJ0LZGB5HD5M1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/J0LZ/GB5HD5M1/FSTJ0LZGB5HD5M1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/J0LZ/GB5HD5M1/FSTJ0LZGB5HD5M1.SMALL.jpg lamoix Like most houses in Portland, we have a lot of bicycles, and we are always coming and going on them, often changing out bikes several times a day. Not satisfied with outdoor parking, or stacks of bicycles in the workshop, I decided to build some indoor bike parking. It allows for both front or rear ...
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Mon, 5 Jul 2010 22:22:13 PDT
Bike Party Sound System - Easy Rear Rack Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Party-Sound-System-Basic-Rear-Rack-Style/
Bike Party Sound System - Easy Rear Rack Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/CX6U/G8TCERF2/F83CX6UG8TCERF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/CX6U/G8TCERF2/F83CX6UG8TCERF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/CX6U/G8TCERF2/F83CX6UG8TCERF2.SMALL.jpg dan Spring is coming, and there's nothing more fun than a group ride through town with 10, 100 or 1,000 of your closest friends.  I've been on a lot of group rides and if there is 1 thing that really ads to the event its COSTUMES.  and if there is a 2nd thing, its MUSIC.  having a good sound system real...
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Thu, 6 May 2010 17:23:21 PDT
Make a Rear Bike Rack from Scavenged Kitchen Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Rear-Bike-Rack-from-Scavenged-Kitchen-Mater/
Make a Rear Bike Rack from Scavenged Kitchen Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/7UVJ/G8TCT9ES/FLR7UVJG8TCT9ES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/7UVJ/G8TCT9ES/FLR7UVJG8TCT9ES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/7UVJ/G8TCT9ES/FLR7UVJG8TCT9ES.SMALL.jpg yoyology I've been wanting a cargo rack for my bike for awhile, but didn't have the cash to buy a manufactured one.  Then my eye fell upon the beautiful pot rack I made a couple of years ago, and it occurred to me that some of that wire shelving might be just the thing I needed.  There was some trial and err...
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Wed, 5 May 2010 21:23:04 PDT
Side shelf for a bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Side-shelf-for-a-bike/
Side shelf for a bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/JYG9/G8LWTEQO/F1GJYG9G8LWTEQO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/JYG9/G8LWTEQO/F1GJYG9G8LWTEQO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/JYG9/G8LWTEQO/F1GJYG9G8LWTEQO.SMALL.jpg Carry_it  Carry anything from a canvas to a briefcase using this simple device. With just a little bit of handy work and a trip to the hardware store, all your colleagues and friends will stand in awe.  check out www.carry-it.org for more solutions to your carrying needs. Measure  Once you have a rack(al...
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Sat, 1 May 2010 20:16:18 PDT
Bike Book Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Book-Holder/
Bike Book Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/PE2Q/G43EG0CV/FKYPE2QG43EG0CV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/PE2Q/G43EG0CV/FKYPE2QG43EG0CV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/PE2Q/G43EG0CV/FKYPE2QG43EG0CV.SMALL.jpg resquebilly I got this idea from reading about another project on Instructables using spare bike stem to create a BIKE ON A TRAINER. Expanding on that idea and having experience with PVC pipe I created another version for a road bike mounted on a TRAINER for about $20.00 and a few hours work. This would be alte...
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Fri, 8 Jan 2010 13:13:07 PST
Truck Bed Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-Bed-Bike-Rack/
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Sat, 5 Sep 2009 16:15:12 PDT
Bicycle Rack for Child's Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Rack-for-Childs-Bicycle/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2009 20:14:42 PDT
BIKE RACK/ HITCH/ TRAILER http://www.instructables.com/id/BIKE-RACK-HITCH-TRAILER/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/YWPD/FWYHS0WF/F5AYWPDFWYHS0WF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/YWPD/FWYHS0WF/F5AYWPDFWYHS0WF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/YWPD/FWYHS0WF/F5AYWPDFWYHS0WF.SMALL.jpg 247 this was made a year or two ago. i didn't use the trailer on my bike though, i made a hitch for my friends electric scooter... very useful!
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Thu, 16 Jul 2009 15:08:32 PDT
PVC and Milk Basket Bike Basket http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-and-Milk-Basket-Bike-Basket/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2009 18:06:16 PDT
Tail light for bike rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tail-light-for-bike-rack/
Tail light for bike rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/827A/FQR1WZK1/F6I827AFQR1WZK1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/827A/FQR1WZK1/F6I827AFQR1WZK1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/827A/FQR1WZK1/F6I827AFQR1WZK1.SMALL.jpg a.doovz I built this light for the bicycle rack on the rear of my car. It serves as an additional tail light and brake light.Why: When I load the rack with several bikes, they often obscure the car's tail lights and upper brake light. This project helps make the car more visible, at day and at night.Prer...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2009 17:42:33 PST
Coat Rack From Bicycle Parts! http://www.instructables.com/id/Coat-Rack-From-Bike-Bits/
Coat Rack From Bicycle Parts! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/91KY/FQMXES1L/FFL91KYFQMXES1L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/91KY/FQMXES1L/FFL91KYFQMXES1L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/91KY/FQMXES1L/FFL91KYFQMXES1L.SMALL.jpg drinkmorecoffee I work at a community bike shop on Sundays and Mondays. It's a lot of fun, but with all the cold weather we had a problem. We were in desperate need of a coat rack. Mainly because we wanted to sit down every once in a while, and all the chairs were piled high with coats.Meanwhile there were scrap bi...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2009 11:51:25 PST
$25 Rack stores five bicycles! http://www.instructables.com/id/25-Rack-stores-five-bicycles/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/UZ2P/FOHTTREB/FO0UZ2PFOHTTREB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/UZ2P/FOHTTREB/FO0UZ2PFOHTTREB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/UZ2P/FOHTTREB/FO0UZ2PFOHTTREB.SMALL.jpg Handsome-Ryan This is a wooden rack I built to store 5 of my bicycles. It is constructed of 2x4 and 2x2 lumber assembled with glue and screws and the shelves are nailed on with steel framing brackets. The total cost for materials was about $25 and it could be built even cheaper if you can find 2x3 lumber or you h...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2008 11:39:04 PST
Two Dollar Bike Rack / Headlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Dollar-Bike-Rack-Headlight/
Two Dollar Bike Rack / Headlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/IJ28/FNNJYJTS/FB7IJ28FNNJYJTS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/IJ28/FNNJYJTS/FB7IJ28FNNJYJTS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/IJ28/FNNJYJTS/FB7IJ28FNNJYJTS.SMALL.jpg alpacalypse First off let me give props where they are due, this idea was inspired largely by the instructable posted by mydian_nightshade called Cheap bike rack. Please visit his piece to fill in any gaps on construction or to see what else can be done using this same process. My documentation was done without...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2008 23:58:14 PST
Make a Scrappy Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Scrappy-Bike-Rack/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2008 10:12:55 PDT
Bracket For Using Seat Post Bicycle Lights On Your Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bracket-For-Using-Seat-Post-Bicycle-Lights-On-Your/
Bracket For Using Seat Post Bicycle Lights On Your Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/5WAG/FKLD2UCM/F4H5WAGFKLD2UCM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/5WAG/FKLD2UCM/F4H5WAGFKLD2UCM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/5WAG/FKLD2UCM/F4H5WAGFKLD2UCM.SMALL.jpg scottredd This Instructable will show how I built a bracket that allows me to attach seat post mounted lights to the back of my bicycle's rack. After researching to find the best rear flasher, I decided upon the Planet Bike Superflash. Unfortunately, it's designed to be mounted to the seat post, or by using...
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Sat, 6 Sep 2008 22:28:38 PDT
Build your own bike rack! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-bike-rack/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2008 21:42:53 PDT
Local shopping by bike with half a cat carrier-basket http://www.instructables.com/id/Local-shopping-by-bike-with-half-a-cat-basket/
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By: P. J.

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Sat, 3 May 2008 06:19:21 PDT
Unicycle rack for a motorcycle (the UniRack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Unicycle-rack-for-a-motorcycle-the-UniRack/
Unicycle rack for a motorcycle (the UniRack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/6FC4/FFJXMMLS/F4B6FC4FFJXMMLS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/6FC4/FFJXMMLS/F4B6FC4FFJXMMLS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/6FC4/FFJXMMLS/F4B6FC4FFJXMMLS.SMALL.jpg CorbinsTreehouse How to build a unicycle rack for a Harley Davidson motorcycle. Don't let riding your motorcycle stop you from riding your unicycle! Supports both a 20" trials unicycle, and also a standard 24" mountain unicycle. Cut up an old bicycle First off, you need some steel. I used an old bicycle and cut i...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2008 16:30:40 PDT