Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes http://www.instructables.com Sun, 23 Nov 2014 08:24:08 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY: Bicycle tyre puncture Armour protection. Ultra-Light weight. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-tyre-puncture-Armour-protection-Ultra-/
DIY: Bicycle tyre puncture Armour protection. Ultra-Light weight. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BA9U/I2R9X81M/FBLBA9UI2R9X81M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BA9U/I2R9X81M/FBLBA9UI2R9X81M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BA9U/I2R9X81M/FBLBA9UI2R9X81M.SMALL.jpg Ultra_Alto This Guide will show you how to create a simple, Super cheap, light and effective way for protecting your Bicycle tyres from punctures. Getting a puncture is not a nice feeling, Puncture protection tyres are expensive, With a little know how and a few cheap materials, you have have world class prot...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:41:57 PST
Rear Fender Bridge: Near-Full Coverage Fenders For Bicycles with Little Tire Clearance http://www.instructables.com/id/Rear-Fender-Bridge-Near-Full-Coverage-Fenders-For-/
Rear Fender Bridge: Near-Full Coverage Fenders For Bicycles with Little Tire Clearance - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRGZ/I2LMJ5NO/F7HTRGZI2LMJ5NO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRGZ/I2LMJ5NO/F7HTRGZI2LMJ5NO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRGZ/I2LMJ5NO/F7HTRGZI2LMJ5NO.SMALL.jpg dlynch02132 I had trouble putting a rear fender on my favorite bike because of the clearence between the tire and the brake arms. You run into this problem on bikes that were designed for performance, i.e. not commuting. I didn't want to use narrower tires. I was already forced to run 700X25 tires when I usuall...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:45:50 PST
Generic headlamp to High power bicycle light http://www.instructables.com/id/Generic-headlamp-to-High-power-bicycle-light/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 17:53:28 PST
Bicycle Turn Signals http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Turn-Signals/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F7J/9XAS/I2HGWGL9/F7J9XASI2HGWGL9.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F7J/9XAS/I2HGWGL9/F7J9XASI2HGWGL9.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F7J/9XAS/I2HGWGL9/F7J9XASI2HGWGL9.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid I am about ready to create my own bicycle turn signals. Here are my study materials.Bikes are skinny and I want my lights to really stand out and show the direction I intend to turn. My plan is to have an easy dismount so that I can place these on my bike trailer, as well. I found turning indicators...
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 09:52:03 PST
Honda Motorized Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Honda-Motorized-Bicycle/
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08:38:07 PST
DIY Electric Bike! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Bike/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:34:03 PST
basketball http://www.instructables.com/id/basketball-1971/
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 17:42:11 PST
Bike Rack DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Rack-DIY/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 21:34:22 PST
Vintage Style Bicycle Saddle Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Style-Bicycle-Saddle-Bag/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 12:21:01 PST
Bike trailer awesome http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-trailer-anyone/
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 08:57:01 PST
Repair Bike Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Bike-Mirror/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 17:45:37 PST
DIY Reflective Cycling Sweatshirt - Skeleton and Japanese Demon http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Reflective-Cycling-Sweatshirt-Skeleton-and-Jap/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 10:56:26 PST
How to shoot a basketball http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-shoot-a-basketball-6/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 07:58:33 PST
DIY Bike Repair Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Repair-Stand/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 16:33:48 PDT
Pedicab bicycle recumbent FUN FUN FUN! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pedicab-bicycle-recumbent-FUN-FUN-FUN/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 08:54:38 PDT
Bicycle Chain Waxer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Chain-Waxer/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 03:04:28 PDT
Quick Light Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Light-Mount/
Quick Light Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/NAE1/I1U3BNVD/F66NAE1I1U3BNVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/NAE1/I1U3BNVD/F66NAE1I1U3BNVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/NAE1/I1U3BNVD/F66NAE1I1U3BNVD.SMALL.jpg vreinkymov This is a very quick answer to how to mount any flashlight onto a bicycle. All you need are two hose clamps and a flashlight. If it's not intuitive, the next step explains how. Steps One clamp should be slightly wider than the flashlightThe other clamp should be slightly wider than the bicycle ha...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:11:09 PDT
Bicycle Trunk http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trunk/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:53:52 PDT
Modding a toolbox for easy bicycle transport http://www.instructables.com/id/Modding-a-toolbox-for-easy-bicycle-transport/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:18:38 PDT
How to wheelie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-whellie/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:29:04 PDT
Glow Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-Bike/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:11:41 PDT
Repair a Bicycle Lock with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-Bicycle-Lock-with-Sugru/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:59:32 PDT
horse bike http://www.instructables.com/id/horse-bike/
horse bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KDF1/I1SB5G19/F15KDF1I1SB5G19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KDF1/I1SB5G19/F15KDF1I1SB5G19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KDF1/I1SB5G19/F15KDF1I1SB5G19.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Giddy-up, pilgrim!Whether you're wrangling cattle or just cruising along a country road, everything is better with a horse. Combine your favourite things about riding horses with the convenience of a bicycle, with the horse bike!Maybe you need a horse to go with your knight or Zorro costume, or mayb...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:57:21 PDT
IoT Hackathon - Bike Safety http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Hackaton-Bike-Safety/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 10:46:50 PDT
Leather Streamers http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Streamers/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:11:56 PDT
Fixed my bike light and bike trailer reflector! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixed-my-bike-light-and-bike-trailer-reflector/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:44:56 PDT
Make your Cargo Bike into a Swedish House http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbing-the-Cargo-Bike-as-a-Swedish-House/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:12:25 PDT
Easy Leather U-Lock Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Leather-U-Lock-Holster/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:20:19 PDT
Cheap and Easy Bicycle Bottle nozzle Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Bicycle-Bottle-nozzle-Cover/
Cheap and Easy Bicycle Bottle nozzle Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/R69N/I1KJK9AY/FQWR69NI1KJK9AY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/R69N/I1KJK9AY/FQWR69NI1KJK9AY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/R69N/I1KJK9AY/FQWR69NI1KJK9AY.SMALL.jpg ariel1 Almost all bike bottles of big brands come without covers for the bottle nozzle.When riding the nozzle is covered with sand and dust, and sometimes it's so muddy you can barely drink. So I decided to create my own cover. ​Materials and tools: Scissors Bottle of soft drinkRubber strip (Rubber thr...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:28:09 PDT
bike stand http://www.instructables.com/id/bike-stand-2/
bike stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/GLG2/I1IQBDW8/F9PGLG2I1IQBDW8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/GLG2/I1IQBDW8/F9PGLG2I1IQBDW8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/GLG2/I1IQBDW8/F9PGLG2I1IQBDW8.SMALL.jpg cadfandavies bike stand for people with sheds only Unfortunately this one is only for those with a shed but is free for enybody to do it on maybe wood. I started by reinforsing my 'guder' by putting threaded bar from the gudder up to the main steel bar. I used m10 through out the project so you may find youl...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:28:44 PDT
bike stand http://www.instructables.com/id/bike-stand-1/
bike stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/7F9P/I1IQBBCF/FCI7F9PI1IQBBCF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/7F9P/I1IQBBCF/FCI7F9PI1IQBBCF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/7F9P/I1IQBBCF/FCI7F9PI1IQBBCF.SMALL.jpg cadfandavies This particular one holds 5 bikes I also have a 3 bike one for the "expensive bike's" as then they are harder to scratch because they are further away. this instructable is only a quick one unfortunately I did this about 3 years ago so I did not film it or make a instructable on the time. this i...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:18:14 PDT
No-Slip Bicycle Accessory Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Slip-Bicycle-Accessory-Hack/
No-Slip Bicycle Accessory Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/OD04/I1IQ9OBH/FJFOD04I1IQ9OBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/OD04/I1IQ9OBH/FJFOD04I1IQ9OBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/OD04/I1IQ9OBH/FJFOD04I1IQ9OBH.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid This is a simple Instructable to show you how I secure items to my bicycle. Not all bike components are compatible, some items fit the diameter of handlebars, while others do not. My bike light and beverage holder didn't fit quite right and often slipped during basic rides. It's a drag to have to ke...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:00:34 PDT
portable bike repair stand http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-bike-repair-stand/
portable bike repair stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/DC5W/I1J5XPK9/F92DC5WI1J5XPK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/DC5W/I1J5XPK9/F92DC5WI1J5XPK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/DC5W/I1J5XPK9/F92DC5WI1J5XPK9.SMALL.jpg ariel1 I decided to build bike repair stand so I searched for instructions but at every kind was a little cons - too expensive, too weak, too complicated and so. So I decided to combine some ideas and create improved model. Because I living in building and I want to store the stand in my warehouse I lookin...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:57:34 PDT
Coat Hanger Hack : gears dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Coat-Hanger-Hack-gears-dryer/
Coat Hanger Hack : gears dryer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/6IAK/I1ILKAHH/FBY6IAKI1ILKAHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/6IAK/I1ILKAHH/FBY6IAKI1ILKAHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/6IAK/I1ILKAHH/FBY6IAKI1ILKAHH.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez Autumn is here with heavy rains, what's worth than wearing cold wet clothes to ride back home after work day. Here's a simple hack to dry your stuff on radiators without burning them.Inspired by TheProcrastibaker and his shoe storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Closet-Hacks-Cheap-Shoe-Storage-in...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:59:13 PDT
Fit two mountain bikes and two people in a 2014 Honda Jazz (Fit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fit-two-mountain-bikes-and-two-people-in-a-2014-Ho/
Fit two mountain bikes and two people in a 2014 Honda Jazz (Fit) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/69QN/I1IQ896U/FUZ69QNI1IQ896U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/69QN/I1IQ896U/FUZ69QNI1IQ896U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/69QN/I1IQ896U/FUZ69QNI1IQ896U.SMALL.jpg ClareBS This instructable is for right hand drive cars but can be adapted for left hand drive. Parts required:2 fork mounts1 piece cardboard (for template) 1200mm x 600mm (approximately)1 piece plywood 1200mm x 600mm x 8mm (approximately)4 large washers4 small washers4 bolts4 lock nuts Measure the back of...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:04:53 PDT
The road to a road worthy motorized bicycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-road-to-a-road-worthy-motorized-bicycle/
The road to a road worthy motorized bicycle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/FBWT/I1FQ7JRW/F9XFBWTI1FQ7JRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/FBWT/I1FQ7JRW/F9XFBWTI1FQ7JRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/FBWT/I1FQ7JRW/F9XFBWTI1FQ7JRW.SMALL.jpg Ghost Wolf In this instructables I'll show you how to make a bicycle ready to accept it's new motor counterpart. I am creating this because there isn't much information on the bicycle upgrades when adding a motor. More times then not the standard bicycle rim and wheels can't take the abuse. I will present the...
By: Ghost Wolf

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:32:31 PDT
U-Lock Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/U-Lock-Holster/
U-Lock Holster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5U9P/I1FPP4BO/FJ05U9PI1FPP4BO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5U9P/I1FPP4BO/FJ05U9PI1FPP4BO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5U9P/I1FPP4BO/FJ05U9PI1FPP4BO.SMALL.jpg lorenzenj I was considering buying a U-Lock holster, like the nice leather ones made by Mission Bicycles in San Francisco. However, I was not sure if I would like that means of carrying my lock, and I wanted to try it out first. So I looked around the house to see if I could just make one instead, and found a...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 02:25:20 PDT
Quick release wheel lock adapter for home trainer http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-release-wheel-lock-adapter-for-home-trainer/
Quick release wheel lock adapter for home trainer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/T6X1/I1C43IC3/FECT6X1I1C43IC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/T6X1/I1C43IC3/FECT6X1I1C43IC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/T6X1/I1C43IC3/FECT6X1I1C43IC3.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez When your home trainer lock need a little adjustment to tight your rear wheel safely. Shopping list You need a 1/2" nozzle, mine is from an old cooker. 3 Cuts Open it and shrink it Result
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:01:21 PDT
Home Trainer front wheel block http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Trainer-front-wheel-block/
Home Trainer front wheel block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/MQW1/I1C43HDV/FV0MQW1I1C43HDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/MQW1/I1C43HDV/FV0MQW1I1C43HDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/MQW1/I1C43HDV/FV0MQW1I1C43HDV.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez I bought a second hand home trainer without front wheel block: some quick woodwork ahead. Get some wood ... ... and cut it into a box design Assemble Result
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:49:16 PDT
Bicycle Sidecar and Trailer Build... http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Sidecar-and-Trailer-Build/
Bicycle Sidecar and Trailer Build... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/K6LW/I1FQ26FY/FETK6LWI1FQ26FY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/K6LW/I1FQ26FY/FETK6LWI1FQ26FY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/K6LW/I1FQ26FY/FETK6LWI1FQ26FY.SMALL.jpg Gothtec Spent a couple of lovely sunny days building this. Did it because I wanted to see how a sidecar worked and how it felt to ride. This is due to buying one for my motorcycle. Then I just kept going and added a trailer too!!!
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:32:51 PDT
Backpack for cycling http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-for-cycling/
Backpack for cycling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/M5U3/I0TV8B3Q/F1LM5U3I0TV8B3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/M5U3/I0TV8B3Q/F1LM5U3I0TV8B3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/M5U3/I0TV8B3Q/F1LM5U3I0TV8B3Q.SMALL.jpg dinesh kumar c Make a backpack for cycling after identifying various requirements and issues related to carrying this accessory while riding.Character: Either the construction or the material used makes the bag sweat free. Appropriate choice of material and fitting components to reduce weight to a range of 1.25 to...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 05:32:34 PDT
Rare Schwinn Gladiator Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Rare-Schwinn-Gladiator-Restoration/
Rare Schwinn Gladiator Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/OZ67/I169RSOA/FA2OZ67I169RSOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/OZ67/I169RSOA/FA2OZ67I169RSOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/OZ67/I169RSOA/FA2OZ67I169RSOA.SMALL.jpg NVDevastator Hello everyone! A couple weeks ago I was using this weird thing called the Schwinn Gladiator that my uncle gave to me a year or two ago. It was an ugly, sun beaten yellow... thing... Anyways all of the nuts, bolts, and spokes were pretty rusty. So I decided it was time to not only repair it, but mak...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:56:30 PDT
Bicycle Sidecar for your Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Sidecar/
Bicycle Sidecar for your Dog - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3GKN/I1566DNE/F6L3GKNI1566DNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3GKN/I1566DNE/F6L3GKNI1566DNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3GKN/I1566DNE/F6L3GKNI1566DNE.SMALL.jpg travderose The inspiration for this project came from stevebod and the bicycle sidecar he built: http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bicycle-Sidecar/After seeing stevebod's build, I immediately became intrigued and knew I had to build one for myself. There was only one problem: I don't have a child to rid...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:27:29 PDT
Bicycle Side Crash Pad Carrier (for climbers) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Side-Crash-Pad-Carrier-for-climbers/
Bicycle Side Crash Pad Carrier (for climbers) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/LQWZ/I1565LU4/F35LQWZI1565LU4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/LQWZ/I1565LU4/F35LQWZI1565LU4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/LQWZ/I1565LU4/F35LQWZI1565LU4.SMALL.jpg danja.mewes As a car-less climber living in an area full of good rocks I've often considered how I could easily get my crash pad to a climbing area, or at least to a rendezvous point. Enter the side crash pad carrier, inspired by similar models for surf boards and constructed of pvc pipes.My inspirations:and h...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:07:26 PDT
FMF Dirt Bike Polishing!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/FMF-Dirt-Bike-Polishing/
FMF Dirt Bike Polishing!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/CLG4/I1696GGB/FVBCLG4I1696GGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/CLG4/I1696GGB/FVBCLG4I1696GGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/CLG4/I1696GGB/FVBCLG4I1696GGB.SMALL.jpg SonicDaHedgehog If you have a old worn out FMF pipe that has rust, grease, or just plain dirt on it, then this tutorial is for you. Today I will show you how to clean/ polish you FMF Pipe to make it look shiny and new again! What you need! -Exhaust pipe-Foil-Water-Paper towel;This will work basically on any exha...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:26:37 PDT
Bike Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Hacks-1/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FNR/K0YZ/I1695U3T/FNRK0YZI1695U3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FNR/K0YZ/I1695U3T/FNRK0YZI1695U3T.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FNR/K0YZ/I1695U3T/FNRK0YZI1695U3T.SMALL.jpg ColeBaldwin1 From the small and simple to the large and lavish, these pieces are here to make your biking experience easier, cheaper and more personal. All of which I believe to be completely applicable to everyday life without breaking the bank or your patience. Enjoy. Paracord Bike Frame Handle Being so che...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 10:00:43 PDT
Bluetooth Speaker Scooter Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Speaker-Scooter-Holster/
Bluetooth Speaker Scooter Holster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/7C0Y/I1559LUE/FAK7C0YI1559LUE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/7C0Y/I1559LUE/FAK7C0YI1559LUE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/7C0Y/I1559LUE/FAK7C0YI1559LUE.SMALL.jpg Brooklyntonia I won a bluetooth speaker in a contest this summer (thanks Instructables!) and decided I needed some tunes on my scooter. I thought I'd make a case for it similar to an old 50's transistor radio. Materials bluetooth speaker - I used this one, but the design is applicable to any speaker that is r...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 08:35:39 PDT
Super Simple Handlebar Tassels from a Bike Inner Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Handlebar-Tassels-from-a-Bike-Inner-T/
Super Simple Handlebar Tassels from a Bike Inner Tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/QDBN/I11YVCDB/F4TQDBNI11YVCDB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/QDBN/I11YVCDB/F4TQDBNI11YVCDB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/QDBN/I11YVCDB/F4TQDBNI11YVCDB.SMALL.jpg masterbuilder I work in a bike shop, and I hate having to throw out old tubes that can easily be reused into all sorts of things. I'm not very good at sewing or anything like that, so most of my old tubes get turned into bungee cords, ranger bands, or other simple things.But now, I have found a way to make these ...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 12:31:57 PDT
Bike Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Lights/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FKJ/FZ9O/I11YU6E1/FKJFZ9OI11YU6E1.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FKJ/FZ9O/I11YU6E1/FKJFZ9OI11YU6E1.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FKJ/FZ9O/I11YU6E1/FKJFZ9OI11YU6E1.SMALL.jpg bconnor306 Everyone has a bike. Why not make it both more safe and cool looking by adding LEDs to it and other gadgets???Sorry for the lack of instructables here i tried to find good quality ones and this is my first collection post.Thanks for viewing!~Connor Solar Charged LED Running Light with Flashing Bra...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 08:36:53 PDT
Public Bike Tool Repair Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Public-Bike-Tool-Repair-Stand/
Public Bike Tool Repair Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/WICT/I0YG3SSU/F7JWICTI0YG3SSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/WICT/I0YG3SSU/F7JWICTI0YG3SSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/WICT/I0YG3SSU/F7JWICTI0YG3SSU.SMALL.jpg Dzacher This Instructable will show how to build a public bike tool repair station that secures the bike tools using cables and other bike components.Everyone who rides a bike needs to make repairs from time to time. But bike tools are expensive and often specialized. As a manager of a community bike shop ...
By: Dzacher

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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 20:48:47 PDT