Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes - chain - bike http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:22:57 PST BLOX v1.01 Bicycle Chain Waxer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Chain-Waxer/
Bicycle Chain Waxer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/819P/I1U3E2PX/F1H819PI1U3E2PX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/819P/I1U3E2PX/F1H819PI1U3E2PX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/819P/I1U3E2PX/F1H819PI1U3E2PX.SMALL.jpg vreinkymov There are many ways to apply lubricant to a bicycle. One way is to apply paraffin wax to the chain. This is typically done by taking the chain off using a chain breaker. This instructable will show you how to make a chain waxer that does not require the chain to be removed from the bicycle. Patter...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 03:04:28 PDT
Paint Your Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Your-Bicycle/
Paint Your Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/JSB9/HWNUGJV9/F0IJSB9HWNUGJV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/JSB9/HWNUGJV9/F0IJSB9HWNUGJV9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/JSB9/HWNUGJV9/F0IJSB9HWNUGJV9.SMALL.jpg Mrfatjonable Turn your imagination into reality!Give your bicycle your own paint design Things To Bay All this project cost only 2.5€Black metal spray paint 1€Red metal spray paint 1€ andMasking tape 0.5€I choose red,and black colors for mine bicycle but you can choose whichever color you like Before Paint...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 12:37:29 PDT
Bicycle Lubrication: What, When, Where, How! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Lubrication-What-When-Where-How/
Bicycle Lubrication: What, When, Where, How! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/OMFF/HWLCY2A8/FH2OMFFHWLCY2A8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/OMFF/HWLCY2A8/FH2OMFFHWLCY2A8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/OMFF/HWLCY2A8/FH2OMFFHWLCY2A8.SMALL.jpg chloe.stamper Lubrication makes riding more fun, but you've got to choose the right one! There are many brands and types of lubrication for your bicycle, which can initially seem quite mystifying. Here is a rundown of what, when, where, and how to utilize different forms of lubrication in order to keep your ride ...
By: chloe.stamper

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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:48:42 PDT
How to clean your bike chain and drivetrain http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-your-bike-chain-and-drivetrain/
How to clean your bike chain and drivetrain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/3Q8O/HW8SZ717/FMC3Q8OHW8SZ717.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/3Q8O/HW8SZ717/FMC3Q8OHW8SZ717.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/3Q8O/HW8SZ717/FMC3Q8OHW8SZ717.SMALL.jpg JustinKirkpatrick Do you have legs that you use to ride a bike? If so, then you've probably had grease stains on your fancy pants more than a few times.NO MORE! Don't worry. Keep your legs. They aren't the problem. A dirty chain is the culprit. With a few steps you can guarantee those stretch jeans remain ridiculous ...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 09:21:16 PDT
BIG Bicycle Drivetrain Cleaning Tip! http://www.instructables.com/id/BIG-Bicycle-Drivetrain-Cleaning-Tip/
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 16:40:46 PST
Sugru - Bike Chainstay Protector - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Bike-Chainstay-Protector/
Sugru - Bike Chainstay Protector - DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/JIT5/HKZ9L0XC/FKEJIT5HKZ9L0XC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/JIT5/HKZ9L0XC/FKEJIT5HKZ9L0XC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/JIT5/HKZ9L0XC/FKEJIT5HKZ9L0XC.SMALL.jpg MobileMakerspace Cruising through all of the bike forums and other Instructables I have found some good ideas on how to make a DIY chainstay protector but most of them involve using an old tire tube, tape, or some wire which in my opinion really does not look that great. I decided to tear off the messy looking tape...
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 08:42:40 PDT
Make a Chain Whip on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Chain-Whip-on-the-cheap/
Make a Chain Whip on the cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/B6VT/HFPTEY9Y/FQ0B6VTHFPTEY9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/B6VT/HFPTEY9Y/FQ0B6VTHFPTEY9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/B6VT/HFPTEY9Y/FQ0B6VTHFPTEY9Y.SMALL.jpg mjsc222 Hello all! This is my first Instructable and while it's not a really difficult one, it's one that a frugal bicycle mechanic can easily appreciate. Materials: - An old pair of pliers - A second pair of pliers - An old bike chain - Chain breaker - Hammer Destroy the Old Pliers Ensuring that you...
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Mon, 6 May 2013 12:31:25 PDT
tube wrapped lock http://www.instructables.com/id/tube-wrapped-lock/
tube wrapped lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/NQLU/HA4MG3Z4/FPXNQLUHA4MG3Z4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/NQLU/HA4MG3Z4/FPXNQLUHA4MG3Z4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/NQLU/HA4MG3Z4/FPXNQLUHA4MG3Z4.SMALL.jpg benhartreggie1 When i had a flat tire i didn't want to just waste that old tube so i decided to wrap it around my chain. What you need: 1.A length of chain, each link is 2cm wide by 3cm long (size for 700c tube) 2. Old 700c tube 3. Shoe lace or any strong thin string/rope 4. oil/grease 5. old button up shirt that ...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2012 20:11:15 PST
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
Bike Tire Chainstay Protector http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Tire-chainstay-Protector/
Bike Tire Chainstay Protector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/Y2IX/H5E9QALP/FXBY2IXH5E9QALP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/Y2IX/H5E9QALP/FXBY2IXH5E9QALP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/Y2IX/H5E9QALP/FXBY2IXH5E9QALP.SMALL.jpg Hanxonek Intorduction Chainstay protectors on a bike can protect your frame from constant ware from the chain, extending the life of your bike, and making it with a bike tube is free!  This works on all frame materials too (whether that be carbon, aluminum, steel or whatever).  You'll want to replace this ev...
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Sat, 4 Aug 2012 16:25:54 PDT
Bike Maintenence: Put a bike chain back on after it falls off and prevent it from happening again! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Maintenence-Put-a-bike-chain-back-on-after-i/
Bike Maintenence: Put a bike chain back on after it falls off and prevent it from happening again! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/R4NU/H58P2FUI/FQSR4NUH58P2FUI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/R4NU/H58P2FUI/FQSR4NUH58P2FUI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/R4NU/H58P2FUI/FQSR4NUH58P2FUI.SMALL.jpg bigmack07 I'm sure almost everyone of you out there who has a bike have had the chain come off once or twice when you were riding. I made this instructable to show you how to put it back on and prevent it from happening again. Flip Bike Over Rest bike on handlebars and bike seat to make it easier to acces...
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Mon, 30 Jul 2012 12:36:56 PDT
Simple bike chain guard made from large chain ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-bike-chain-guard-made-from-large-chain-ring/
Simple bike chain guard made from large chain ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/Y4SC/GYQFN6W2/FW2Y4SCGYQFN6W2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/Y4SC/GYQFN6W2/FW2Y4SCGYQFN6W2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/Y4SC/GYQFN6W2/FW2Y4SCGYQFN6W2.SMALL.jpg BradMartinson I built an inexpensive chain guard for my bike.  Getting your pant leg or shoelaces caught in the chain while riding is at the very least annoying, and can potentially be very dangerous.  The usual pant clip does keep your pant cuff out of the chain, but does not keep shoelaces safe. I ride a fairl...
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Thu, 23 Feb 2012 15:36:25 PST
How to make a free bending bicycle chain wallet chain ( just pictures) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-free-bending-bicycle-chain-wallet-ch/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/QQX4/GWPDT2ZX/FSQQQX4GWPDT2ZX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/QQX4/GWPDT2ZX/FSQQQX4GWPDT2ZX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/QQX4/GWPDT2ZX/FSQQQX4GWPDT2ZX.SMALL.jpg gaceves009 Have you ever tried to use a bicycle chain to hold your wallet but been frustrated by the way it coils and is so rigid in  the two directions that it was not designed to move in...???   Well now with about 20 minutes of work you can make a  wallet chain that flows more like the chain you are used to...
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Wed, 28 Dec 2011 19:32:28 PST
Motorized Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-Bicycle-3/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/HAT2/GTXKDCDH/FD7HAT2GTXKDCDH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/HAT2/GTXKDCDH/FD7HAT2GTXKDCDH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/HAT2/GTXKDCDH/FD7HAT2GTXKDCDH.SMALL.jpg LiquidLightning This is the motorized bike I built today. Hope you like it! It started with a 26" Avigo Ridgedale Mens cruiser. Brakes are coaster style, but I'm going to add front disc brakes soon. I fitted on a 66cc Skyhawk bike engine. Runs up to around 30 mph. Gets 140ish miles per gallon. Very comfortable to ...
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Tue, 18 Oct 2011 23:33:28 PDT
How to clean your chain. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-your-chain/
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Tue, 17 May 2011 08:01:59 PDT
How To Fix a Bike Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Fix-a-Bike-Chain/
How To Fix a Bike Chain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/464Z/GNNUW158/F27464ZGNNUW158.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/464Z/GNNUW158/F27464ZGNNUW158.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/464Z/GNNUW158/F27464ZGNNUW158.SMALL.jpg dan Fixing a bike chain on the street is no harder than fixing a flat tire if you are prepared.  Read on... This article is sponsored by Momentum Magazine and MonkeyLectric.  An edited version of the article appears in Momentum issue 50 What you need To fix a broken chain all you need is a chain t...
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Sun, 15 May 2011 14:10:34 PDT
Sewn Bike Innertube Chainstay Protector http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewn-Bike-Innertube-Chainstay-Protector/
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Sat, 13 Nov 2010 15:38:51 PST
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
Replacing Bike Tire and Tube on a Road Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Bike-Tire-and-Tube-on-a-Road-Bike/
Replacing Bike Tire and Tube on a Road Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/HRAN/GAA0X8TJ/FP3HRANGAA0X8TJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/HRAN/GAA0X8TJ/FP3HRANGAA0X8TJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/HRAN/GAA0X8TJ/FP3HRANGAA0X8TJ.SMALL.jpg F4L53 R34L1TY If you are an avid bike rider like myself, at some point in your riding career you will likely need to replace your bike tires and/or tubes. They have either popped while on a ride or just need to be replaced due to wear. With a few simple tools found around the house and about an hour of your time,...
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Thu, 17 Jun 2010 06:43:24 PDT
Super Easy Bike Chain Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Bike-Chain-Lock/
Super Easy Bike Chain Lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/SYTR/G825HU7O/FEWSYTRG825HU7O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/SYTR/G825HU7O/FEWSYTRG825HU7O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/SYTR/G825HU7O/FEWSYTRG825HU7O.SMALL.jpg andrewz05 First off I go to art school in San Francisco.  The school provides shuttles that go to all the school buildings, but are quite slow, thus I ride my bike all the time. Last semester I lent my bike out to my roommates friend for 2 days (I know, bad Idea).  He returned everything, but the ulock key, ...
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Sat, 17 Apr 2010 01:30:07 PDT
Recycled Bike tire as fender http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Bike-tire-as-fender/
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Sun, 14 Feb 2010 11:10:41 PST
How To Put A New ''Chain'' On A Finger - Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Put-A-New-Chain-On-A-Finger-Bike/
How To Put A New ''Chain'' On A Finger - Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/AEV8/G4NW63YT/FDXAEV8G4NW63YT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/AEV8/G4NW63YT/FDXAEV8G4NW63YT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/AEV8/G4NW63YT/FDXAEV8G4NW63YT.SMALL.jpg buildingstuffisfun what you need -finger bike -small rubber band (or old finger bike chain thingie) -2 tech deck tools -nimble fingres what you dont need -the worlds largest pie un-screw the cranks put both tech deck tools on the cranks and turn in opposite directions. take rear wheel off pretty much the sam...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2010 09:35:06 PST
Bike Chain Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Chain-Bracelet/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2009 00:28:40 PDT
Make a simple bike lock (0-10 dollars) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-simple-bike-lock-0-10-dollars/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2009 14:06:02 PDT
Innertube Chain Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Innertube-Chain-Cover-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/XRL1/FI50YJGX/FADXRL1FI50YJGX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/XRL1/FI50YJGX/FADXRL1FI50YJGX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/XRL1/FI50YJGX/FADXRL1FI50YJGX.SMALL.jpg stncilr Cover a chain in inner tube and use it to lock any precious valuables. Items needed. -Bicycle inner tube 20" or 16" -1/4" Metal chain 7' length -Scissors Cut the inner tube and slide it over your chain, leave some chain sticking out on both sides so you can lock it. I doubled my chain because it...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2009 11:35:39 PST
Remove Rust from a Bicycle with Lime Juice http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Rust-from-a-Bicycle-Chain/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2008 12:04:06 PDT
Giving your bike its weekly clean and tidy. http://www.instructables.com/id/Giving-your-bike-its-weekly-clean-and-tidy/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2008 18:28:38 PDT
make a 3d looking image http://www.instructables.com/id/make-a-3d-looking-image/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2008 09:15:24 PDT
Bike Chain Key Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Chain-Key-Chain/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2008 23:11:37 PDT
Kinetic Chain Sculpture Built from a Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinetic-Chain-Sculpture-Built-from-a-Bicycle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/MXTB/FA2KM2D2/F8QMXTBFA2KM2D2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/MXTB/FA2KM2D2/F8QMXTBFA2KM2D2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/MXTB/FA2KM2D2/F8QMXTBFA2KM2D2.SMALL.jpg ewilhelm I took an old bike, scavenged a 12-volt car seat-motor from another project to power it, and ran chain around the rear rim. I find it so mesmerizing it's almost dangerous to turn it on; I might spend an hour watching the various shapes travel through the moving chain. I didn't realize how cool thi...
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Wed, 19 Dec 2007 20:25:55 PST
Bicycle Chain "Slap" Guard http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Chain-%22Slap%22-Guard/
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By: Toulouse

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Fri, 3 Aug 2007 02:34:05 PDT
Using a Bike Chain Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-Bike-Chain-Tool/
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Sat, 28 Jul 2007 14:32:15 PDT