Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes - mountain http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:04:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 1999 Marzocchi Bomber Mountain Bike Fork Rebuild http://www.instructables.com/id/1999-Marzocchi-Bomber-Mountain-Bike-Fork-Rebuild/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 22:40:08 PDT
Bike headlights for riser handle bars http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-headlights-for-riser-handle-bars/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:06:00 PDT
SILENCE those rattling V-Brakes! (ninja style) http://www.instructables.com/id/SILENCE-those-rattling-V-Brakes-ninja-style/
SILENCE those rattling V-Brakes! (ninja style) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/PGA8/HYVDOQSD/FCVPGA8HYVDOQSD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/PGA8/HYVDOQSD/FCVPGA8HYVDOQSD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/PGA8/HYVDOQSD/FCVPGA8HYVDOQSD.SMALL.jpg Ultimate Warrior I heavily commute by bicycle, and have for many, many years. Any rattle, squeak, or grind that rears its head is quickly dealt with. V BRAKES have an area that is notorious for rattling when riding rough terrain. I have learned over much of my traveling time that a SILENT bike is a true NINJA STYLE ...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:33:27 PDT
Cheap and waterproof smartphone holder for bikes http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-waterproof-smartphone-holder-for-bikes/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 07:50:11 PDT
How To Adjust A Derailleur http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Adjust-A-Derailleur/
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 17:00:11 PDT
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
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/
How to easily convert your bike into a snow bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/E475/HF23WKY3/FE4E475HF23WKY3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/E475/HF23WKY3/FE4E475HF23WKY3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/E475/HF23WKY3/FE4E475HF23WKY3.SMALL.jpg mykiscool Before I bring you to the materials list, I'd better cover my butt with a disclaimer. Disclaimer: I'm not responsible if anyone gets hurt during the construction or use of this product. I design and construct this product in a manner that I believe is safe, but as in everything accidents do happen,...
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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 13:54:51 PDT
Portable and Winter Mountain or Cyclocross Bike Washing Tip http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-and-Winter-Mountain-or-Cyclocross-Bike-Wa/
Portable and Winter Mountain or Cyclocross Bike Washing Tip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/708O/HAWBWTGX/F1X708OHAWBWTGX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/708O/HAWBWTGX/F1X708OHAWBWTGX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/708O/HAWBWTGX/F1X708OHAWBWTGX.SMALL.jpg marple200 This is my simple solution for washing your mountain bike when water is not readily available. As you may be aware, the mud is much easier to remove when it is still wet, so the faster you get it done after your ride the less effort required and the more thorough a cleaning job can be. Two situatio...
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Sun, 6 Jan 2013 13:53:26 PST
Tutorial: How to change a flat bike tire http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-How-to-change-a-flat-bike-tire/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/AF2Y/H703OO7F/FE2AF2YH703OO7F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/AF2Y/H703OO7F/FE2AF2YH703OO7F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/AF2Y/H703OO7F/FE2AF2YH703OO7F.SMALL.jpg nukem384 Learn how to change a flat bike tire in this video.
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Sun, 16 Sep 2012 12:07:37 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
How To Change The Rotors On Disk Brakes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-The-Rotors-On-Disk-Brakes/
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Mon, 30 Jul 2012 13:24:50 PDT
How to fix or true a bent bike rim with no tools in under a minute. (great for finishing races) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-or-true-a-bent-bike-rim-with-no-tools-i/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/F7FO/H4AGLYUN/FBEF7FOH4AGLYUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/F7FO/H4AGLYUN/FBEF7FOH4AGLYUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/F7FO/H4AGLYUN/FBEF7FOH4AGLYUN.SMALL.jpg mykiscool A few months ago I had a mountain bike race in Vail Lake Temecula, and I was unable to complete the race. Do you know why? It's because I didn't know the trick I am about to show you. I hit a pothole, bent ("taco'd) my rim and was unable to fix it, so I had to throw the race. Now I know this trick t...
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Wed, 18 Jul 2012 22:02:11 PDT
Adjustable Ski and Bike Helmet Mount for LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Ski-and-Bike-Helmet-Mount-for-LED-Flash/
Adjustable Ski and Bike Helmet Mount for LED Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/TYSS/H461X6JB/FNKTYSSH461X6JB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/TYSS/H461X6JB/FNKTYSSH461X6JB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/TYSS/H461X6JB/FNKTYSSH461X6JB.SMALL.jpg josefski If you've seen my previous featured instructable, you know that I like to make bright LED lights that are helmet mountable. I thought my last one was pretty good, and at the time it was the best helmet mounted bike/ski light I could get for the money and effort. Well, it just so happens that a few m...
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Tue, 3 Jul 2012 18:38:30 PDT
Cheap Mountain Bike Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Mountain-Bike-Shoes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/O4ZI/H347FG65/FJYO4ZIH347FG65.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/O4ZI/H347FG65/FJYO4ZIH347FG65.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/O4ZI/H347FG65/FJYO4ZIH347FG65.SMALL.jpg sirious94 Just a quick way to make mountain shoes if you have old road shoes with SPD cleats.  Just glue mountain tires to the bottom!
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Wed, 6 Jun 2012 16:28:14 PDT
Super simple kickstand - The Stickstand http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-simple-kickstand-stickstand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/4TAE/H0468BNR/FQD4TAEH0468BNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/4TAE/H0468BNR/FQD4TAEH0468BNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/4TAE/H0468BNR/FQD4TAEH0468BNR.SMALL.jpg alhazen Just a stick with two grooves a stickstand is great for camp, home or garage. Can be made on the fly out of any suitable scrap and a knife. Potential for cooler version if you're in to bending rods, machining or woodworking.  Mine was a hiking staff project (hence the crazy carving) in a past life ...
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Thu, 22 Mar 2012 18:51:55 PDT
Mountain Bicycle Chopper http://www.instructables.com/id/Mountain-Bike-Chopper/
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Mon, 23 May 2011 15:28:58 PDT
How to fix your leaking fork seals on any dirt bike or motorcycle with Seal Mate http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-your-leaking-fork-seals-on-any-dirt-bik/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/95T2/GJQE95BY/FO995T2GJQE95BY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/95T2/GJQE95BY/FO995T2GJQE95BY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/95T2/GJQE95BY/FO995T2GJQE95BY.SMALL.jpg DJMerritt Sealmate is specifically designed to fix your leaking fork seals on all types of motorcycles, dirt bikes and mountain bikes. Often times fork seals get replaced even though they do not need to be instead the dirt and debris needs to be removed from the seals. Seal Mate is the only tool that will saf...
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Wed, 9 Feb 2011 13:14:28 PST
DREMEL Refurbished early 90s TREK Antelope 800 mountain bike http://www.instructables.com/id/DREMEL-Refurbished-early-90s-TREK-Antelope-800-mou/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/B5KC/GHTLLFK1/FSJB5KCGHTLLFK1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/B5KC/GHTLLFK1/FSJB5KCGHTLLFK1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/B5KC/GHTLLFK1/FSJB5KCGHTLLFK1.SMALL.jpg titanimriders777 Hello, im 20 years old and have been riding bikes since ive been 3 . I have always liked a nice bmx bike and doing everything with it; street dirt parks public comutting trails you name it. I recently gota motorcycle which in turn reawoke my love for all things with wheels. Long story short decided...
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Sat, 18 Dec 2010 03:58:23 PST
Electroluminescent Mountain Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Electroluminescent-Mountain-Bike/
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Fri, 30 Jul 2010 00:13:25 PDT
Helmet mounted LED light? - having it my way! http://www.instructables.com/id/Helmet-mounted-LED-light-having-it-my-way/
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Sat, 8 May 2010 14:51:33 PDT
MTB Maintenence: How to overhaul mountain bike pedals http://www.instructables.com/id/MTB-Maintenence-How-to-overhaul-mountain-bike-ped/
MTB Maintenence: How to overhaul mountain bike pedals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/N40I/G0KQKUQ4/F4AN40IG0KQKUQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/N40I/G0KQKUQ4/F4AN40IG0KQKUQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/N40I/G0KQKUQ4/F4AN40IG0KQKUQ4.SMALL.jpg bedbugg2 Following my MTB Maintenance series of Instructables, this installment is an in depth guide on how to strip, grease and rebuild the pedals on your mountain bike. The pedals in question in this Instructable are Crank Brothers 5050x with cone style bearings. This this Instructable only shows how to ov...
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Sun, 11 Oct 2009 13:27:32 PDT
Tow a Boat with a Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Tow-a-Boat-with-a-Bike/
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Sun, 16 Aug 2009 18:53:21 PDT
Bulid a Mountain Bike Trail http://www.instructables.com/id/Bulid-a-Mountain-Bike-Trail/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2009 19:33:42 PDT
drag racing bike (fast) http://www.instructables.com/id/drag-racing-bike-fast/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2008 11:32:14 PST
Single speed a mountain/road bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-speed-a-mountainroad-bike/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2008 16:53:20 PDT
brilliantly simple tandem bike http://www.instructables.com/id/brilliantly-simple-tandem-bike/
brilliantly simple tandem bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/RY1P/FIKMXTSH/F7URY1PFIKMXTSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/RY1P/FIKMXTSH/F7URY1PFIKMXTSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/RY1P/FIKMXTSH/F7URY1PFIKMXTSH.SMALL.jpg Nkevin90 How to make a tandem bicycle from two bikes! no welding, no fancy tools needed other than a power drill. parts you're going to need: -crescent/ adjustable wrenches -chain breaker -extra chain -electric drill -bolts/ nuts -two bicycles, nothing fancy (possibly a smaller frame for the stoker if y...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2008 21:56:34 PDT
Make a Beermaster Mt Fury http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Beermaster-Mt-Fury/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2008 16:02:54 PDT
Bikeskills: Downhill with Greg Minnaar http://www.instructables.com/id/Bikeskills-Downhill-with-Greg-Minnaar/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/W7JV/FHL87ANY/FFIW7JVFHL87ANY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/W7JV/FHL87ANY/FFIW7JVFHL87ANY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/W7JV/FHL87ANY/FFIW7JVFHL87ANY.SMALL.jpg bikeskills World Champion mountain biker and Bikeskills instructor, Greg Minnaar, demsonstrates some basic skills and techniques that while help any mountain biker become a more confident and capable when the trail points down. Always wear appropriate safety gear when riding a bike and especially when learning...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2008 13:33:28 PDT
Bikeskills: How to do a Trackstand http://www.instructables.com/id/Bikeskills.com-How-to-do-a-Trackstand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/6POU/FDYPTDOV/F4Y6POUFDYPTDOV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/6POU/FDYPTDOV/F4Y6POUFDYPTDOV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/6POU/FDYPTDOV/F4Y6POUFDYPTDOV.SMALL.jpg bikeskills This brief video will help you learn a basic but important cycling skill. Always wear a helmet and protective gear any time you ride a bicycle and especially when you are learning new skills.
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Wed, 19 Mar 2008 09:42:45 PDT
Bikeskills: How to Handle Switchback Turns http://www.instructables.com/id/Bikeskills.com-How-to-Handle-Switchback-Turns/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/Z90X/FDYPTDOF/FFTZ90XFDYPTDOF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/Z90X/FDYPTDOF/FFTZ90XFDYPTDOF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/Z90X/FDYPTDOF/FFTZ90XFDYPTDOF.SMALL.jpg bikeskills This brief instructional video from Bikeskills.com will help you master switchback turns. Always wear a helmet and appropriate safety gear any time you ride a bike and especially when you are learning a new and/or applying a new skill.
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Wed, 19 Mar 2008 09:36:24 PDT
Bikeskills: How to Handle Slippery Roots, Rocks and Water Crossings http://www.instructables.com/id/Bikeskills.com-How-to-Handle-Slippery-Roots-Rock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/RIBQ/FDYPTDLY/FCRRIBQFDYPTDLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/RIBQ/FDYPTDLY/FCRRIBQFDYPTDLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/RIBQ/FDYPTDLY/FCRRIBQFDYPTDLY.SMALL.jpg bikeskills This brief instructional video from http://www.Bikeskills.com will help you learn how to deal with tricky and slippery roots, rocks, and water crossings. Always wear a helmet and appropriate safety gear any time you ride a bike and especially when you are learning a new and/or applying a new skill. ...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2008 09:26:18 PDT
Bikeskills: How to Handle Rock Gardens with Brian Lopes http://www.instructables.com/id/Bikeskills.com-How-to-Handle-Rock-Gardens-with-Br/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/YJLI/FDYPTDHH/F9MYJLIFDYPTDHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/YJLI/FDYPTDHH/F9MYJLIFDYPTDHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/YJLI/FDYPTDHH/F9MYJLIFDYPTDHH.SMALL.jpg bikeskills This brief instructional video from www.Bikeskills.com will help you master rocky terrain. Always wear a helmet and appropriate safety gear any time you ride a bike and especially when you are learning a new and/or applying a new skill.
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Wed, 19 Mar 2008 08:58:43 PDT
mtb maintenance: how to fix preload on mtb shocks http://www.instructables.com/id/mtb-maintenance-how-to-fix-preload-on-mtb-shocks/
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Tue, 12 Feb 2008 09:50:02 PST
Numb Nuts bike seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Numb-Nuts-bike-seat/
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Sat, 9 Sep 2006 21:09:40 PDT
Atomic Zombie's Carnage chopper bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Atomic-Zombie-s-Carnage-chopper-bicycle/
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Mon, 24 Jul 2006 08:59:29 PDT