Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes - cheap - led http://www.instructables.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 22:34:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 Quick-release Mod for CREE T6 Bicycle Light + Waterproof Battery Bottle (cheap/free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-release-Mod-for-CREE-T6-Bicycle-Light-Waterp/
Quick-release Mod for CREE T6 Bicycle Light + Waterproof Battery Bottle (cheap/free) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/Y6H1/HP1KOSPW/FQAY6H1HP1KOSPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/Y6H1/HP1KOSPW/FQAY6H1HP1KOSPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/Y6H1/HP1KOSPW/FQAY6H1HP1KOSPW.SMALL.jpg confu I bought this kind of "upper beam headlights" for my bike: http://www.amazon.com/SecurityIng%C2%AE-3800Lm-Headlight-Headlamp-Bicycle/dp/B009QX8B2Q/ Maybe not the safest electronics* but dirt-cheap and bright as @$%&. Disregarding some safety issues* I was annoyed by the cumbersome way of attachin...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 16:44:12 PST
LED-Flashlight Improvements: powerful, non-blinding bike light, magnetic, rugged http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Flashlight-Improvements-powerful-non-blinding-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/6G7M/HMWW04OO/FSS6G7MHMWW04OO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/6G7M/HMWW04OO/FSS6G7MHMWW04OO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/6G7M/HMWW04OO/FSS6G7MHMWW04OO.SMALL.jpg confu A quality flashlight is always worth it´s money. I bought this for about 20 € sometimes ago (about 27 $, by now they are cheaper) and I don´t regret one single cent I spent on it. This one is a "Photonpump E7" and runs on 3 AAA standard batteries, but the modifications should work on models from o...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 15:42:57 PDT
Altoids Bike Headlight On The Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Bike-Headlight-On-The-Cheap/
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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 18:41:18 PDT
Cheapest Bike Light ever made http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheapest-Bike-Light-ever-made/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2011 10:42:41 PDT
Sleek LED Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleek-LED-Helmet/
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Wed, 18 Nov 2009 13:56:15 PST
Super Easy Super Bright Ten Minute Green Bike Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Pretty-Easy-Ten-Minute-Super-Awesome-Bike-Lights/
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Wed, 29 Apr 2009 01:05:38 PDT
Tiny 9V Clip Flashlight! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-9V-Clip-Flashlight/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2008 15:30:13 PST
Helmet mounted bicycle light on the quick and cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Helmet-mounted-bike-light-on-the-quick-and-cheap/
Helmet mounted bicycle light on the quick and cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/E4XE/FN84QZLA/FOME4XEFN84QZLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/E4XE/FN84QZLA/FOME4XEFN84QZLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/E4XE/FN84QZLA/FOME4XEFN84QZLA.SMALL.jpg goodgnus This is a quick and easy one. A front bike light for your helmet, it goes where you go and shines where you look! No more multiple handlebar mounts on different bikes, broken handlebar mounts, cumbersome external batteries, etc. After breaking several cheap plastic mounts I'd had enough of bike mo...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2008 10:10:55 PST
Bike Light and Turn Signals http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Light-and-Turn-Signals/
Bike Light and Turn Signals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/FDI1/FMZAIO3R/FHGFDI1FMZAIO3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/FDI1/FMZAIO3R/FHGFDI1FMZAIO3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/FDI1/FMZAIO3R/FHGFDI1FMZAIO3R.SMALL.jpg nsaltz94 Step-by-step instructions on how to build a rear mounted bike light with turn signals for day and night use, so drivers can see you and where you are going. All comments are accepted, I would like to hear ways i could improve this. Materials and tools Materials:-6 leds-color is a personal prefere...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2008 17:38:52 PST
Altoids Bike LED Lights for under 14 dollars.... http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Bike-LED-Lights-for-under-14-dollars/
Altoids Bike LED Lights for under 14 dollars.... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/9NV0/FM2KB4IQ/FLL9NV0FM2KB4IQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/9NV0/FM2KB4IQ/FLL9NV0FM2KB4IQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/9NV0/FM2KB4IQ/FLL9NV0FM2KB4IQ.SMALL.jpg Scribbles This is my first instructable and will show you how to build your self some sweet bike lights for your fixed gear or any kind of bike that will get you some serious street cred!!! To BeginToolssolder irondermal tool or something to cut threw tinwire cuttershot glue gunItemsSwitch from radio shack9 ...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2008 21:57:26 PDT
Cell phone battery powered bike lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Cell-phone-battery-powered-bike-lights/
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Wed, 28 May 2008 14:35:32 PDT
$2 Adjustable Fork-mounted Supplementary Bike Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Adjustable-Fork-mounted-Supplementary-Bike-Ligh/
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Fri, 5 Oct 2007 10:20:12 PDT
BIKE LIGHT 500 Lumen "Mt.Bike" for under 10 bucks NOW W/ LED TECHNOLOGY by Veggiecycle http://www.instructables.com/id/BIKE-LIGHT-500-Lumen-%22Mt.Bike%22-for-under-10-bucks-/
BIKE LIGHT 500 Lumen "Mt.Bike" for under 10 bucks NOW W/ LED TECHNOLOGY by Veggiecycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/9Y4O/SP6EP27UBDH/F8V9Y4OSP6EP27UBDH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/9Y4O/SP6EP27UBDH/F8V9Y4OSP6EP27UBDH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/9Y4O/SP6EP27UBDH/F8V9Y4OSP6EP27UBDH.SMALL.jpg veggiecycle Most good rechargeable tungsten halogen Bike Lights that put off a good deal of light (200 to 600 lumen) cost a ton of money 75 to 200 bucks. I took my really expensive light apart and found that its just a bulb you can buy anywhere for $ 4.00 and some rechargeable batteries. So here is a CHEAP way ...
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Wed, 8 Mar 2006 01:59:17 PST