Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes - bikes - chain http://www.instructables.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:08:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Sugru - Bike Chainstay Protector - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Bike-Chainstay-Protector/
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 08:42:40 PDT
DIY Bicycle Chain Tensioner http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Chain-Tensioner/
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Mon, 6 Aug 2012 12:54:35 PDT
Chain oiler V2 (2.0 version) http://www.instructables.com/id/Chain-oiler-V2-20-version/
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Fri, 23 Jul 2010 11:19:02 PDT
Make a simple bike lock (0-10 dollars) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-simple-bike-lock-0-10-dollars/
Make a simple bike lock (0-10 dollars) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/T7Z2/FT7PUKHL/FDLT7Z2FT7PUKHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/T7Z2/FT7PUKHL/FDLT7Z2FT7PUKHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/T7Z2/FT7PUKHL/FDLT7Z2FT7PUKHL.SMALL.jpg kill.cactus Bikes are great things. Unfortunately, no bike lock is going to stop someone from stealing your bike. Locks are only deterrents that make it more of a hassle for someone to steal your bike. This article from Slate magazine will show you how much you need to spend to protect your bike from hand tools...
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Fri, 10 Apr 2009 14:06:02 PDT