Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes http://www.instructables.com Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:15:02 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY Bicycle Cargo Trailer (from Child/Kid bike trailer) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Cargo-Trailer-from-ChildKid-bike-trail/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:54:45 PST
Our Dog's $100 Recumbent Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Our-Dogs-100-Recumbent-Trike/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:41:20 PST
Kiddy Bike Radiator Mascot http://www.instructables.com/id/Kiddy-Bike-Radiator-Mascot/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:55:44 PST
Inductive Bike Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Inductive-Bike-Lights/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 03:39:56 PST
Bike Chain Cleaning and Maintenance http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Chain-Cleaning-and-Maintenance/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:42:16 PST
Rolling Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolling-Bike-Rack/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 14:19:48 PST
Wooden Balance Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Balance-Bike/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 13:30:48 PST
The bike table (aka Rackatabla) – Or how to bike tour with your hiking backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-bike-table-aka-Rackatabla-Or-how-to-bike-tour-/
The bike table (aka Rackatabla) – Or how to bike tour with your hiking backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/PPCY/I4YTPFS3/FOWPPCYI4YTPFS3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/PPCY/I4YTPFS3/FOWPPCYI4YTPFS3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/PPCY/I4YTPFS3/FOWPPCYI4YTPFS3.SMALL.jpg pandoheas Ever wanted to bike tour but you didnt have the money to buy the expensive rack panniers? Or better, ever wanted to use your bike to transport you to the base of a mountain and take your backpack from the rack and go hiking? Or maybe even better, ever missed a proper table to put your morning coffee...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 03:02:16 PST
E-MountianBike Video Build Log http://www.instructables.com/id/e-MountianBike-Build-Log/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 08:00:56 PST
Midfoot Bicycle Cleat Position http://www.instructables.com/id/Midfoot-Bicycle-Cleat-Position/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 23:19:43 PST
Make a Schrader Valve Core Removal Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Schrader-Valve-Core-Removal-Tool/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 22:43:57 PST
Bike bagage swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-bagage-swing/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 12:44:15 PST
Portable Swing / Bike Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Swing-Bike-Bag/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 12:24:49 PST
Holowtech 2 bearing change (#2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Holowtech-2-bearing-change-2/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 01:34:49 PST
Strange Brakes by StrangeCycles: Installation and Adjustment http://www.instructables.com/id/Strange-Brakes-by-StrangeCycles-Installation-and-A/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 14:19:31 PST
Turn an old kids bike into a chopped kick bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-old-kids-bike-into-a-chopped-kick-bike/
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 15:17:29 PST
Motorized Bicycle Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-Wrecked-Motorized-Bicycle/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 20:45:45 PST
KM Graziella http://www.instructables.com/id/KM-Graziella/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 03:11:12 PST
No Solder BMX Light Mod For Under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Solder-BMX-Light-Mod-For-Under-10/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 13:15:46 PST
My reconverted bike trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/My-reconverted-bike-trailer/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 09:24:56 PST
Party Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Party-Bike/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 12:37:23 PST
Russian bike 2x2 Kalmius http://www.instructables.com/id/Russian-bike-2x2-Kalmius/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 12:12:41 PST
How To Make an Offset Unicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-an-Offset-Unicycle/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 02:58:07 PST
RGB Bicycle Rim Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Bicycle-Rim-Lights/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 12:21:46 PST
Cycling Trouser Clips http://www.instructables.com/id/Cycling-Trouser-Clips/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 22:17:24 PST
Install USB powered cycle rear safety led. http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-USB-powered-cycle-rear-safety-led/
Install USB powered cycle rear safety led. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/1PKB/I3THD670/F5H1PKBI3THD670.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/1PKB/I3THD670/F5H1PKBI3THD670.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/1PKB/I3THD670/F5H1PKBI3THD670.SMALL.jpg sachinkawale I mostly ride at night. For night safety ,I choose Antac advance led stip. I attach this USB powered led strip to my xiomi power bank. led strip cost me nearly $8. It also have on / off switch for convenient. USB led Strip I buy this 6 led strip for $8 from amazon.in attach it to cycle rear bar. ...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:14:54 PST
Bicycle baton/anything carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-batonanything-carrier/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 12:56:47 PST
TallChop , Tallbike or a Chopper http://www.instructables.com/id/TallChop-Tallbike-or-a-Chopper/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 22:51:03 PST
DIY Contactless magnetic induction bike dynamo http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-contactless-magnetic-bike-rim-dynamo/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 16:33:17 PST
The Best Bicycle Trailers http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Best-Bicycle-Trailers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/IOH8/I3B0DPO3/FHHIOH8I3B0DPO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/IOH8/I3B0DPO3/FHHIOH8I3B0DPO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/IOH8/I3B0DPO3/FHHIOH8I3B0DPO3.SMALL.jpg JM1999 bike trailer Bike Trailer Heavy loads Bike Trailer Race car bike trailer Hotrod bike trailer Bike Kayak Trailer Solar Powered Disco Bike Trailer
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 01:28:14 PST
Solar Powered Disco Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Disco-Bike-Trailer/
Solar Powered Disco Bike Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/CS0I/I3AK9XTI/F5LCS0II3AK9XTI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/CS0I/I3AK9XTI/F5LCS0II3AK9XTI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/CS0I/I3AK9XTI/F5LCS0II3AK9XTI.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura Building this Solar Power Bike Trailer was probably the most fun I've ever had during a build. (Really anytime I get to use a cut-off wheel on an angle grinder, I'm pleased.) Furthermore, I'm excited for the years of fun I will have with this trailer, towing a portable dance party behind my bike! My...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 14:55:11 PST
Magnetic induction safety bike lights. Nearly invisible design, cheap, waterproof and battery free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-induction-safety-bike-lights-Nearly-invis-1/
Magnetic induction safety bike lights. Nearly invisible design, cheap, waterproof and battery free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/3127/I388A3M5/F9R3127I388A3M5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/3127/I388A3M5/F9R3127I388A3M5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/3127/I388A3M5/F9R3127I388A3M5.SMALL.jpg stonioni This safety light system blinks as far the wheel spins: faster it spins, faster rate the leds blink. I'ts contactless so here is quite no friction. It uses magnetic induction so it’s battery and maintenance free, waterproof and really clean in design. Perfect for all purposes! Here in Italy Reelight...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 04:59:59 PST
Led bicycle safety lights(pedal powered) under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-bicycle-safety-lightspedal-powered-under-10/
Led bicycle safety lights(pedal powered) under $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/33EI/I34DWIBU/F9833EII34DWIBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/33EI/I34DWIBU/F9833EII34DWIBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/33EI/I34DWIBU/F9833EII34DWIBU.SMALL.jpg AMAN DEEP bicycle riding is fun and also good for our fitness plus it doesn't consume any fuel and thus good for our environment too. But riding a bike in night could be dangerous ,so here is a tutorial of how to build safety bicycle led lights which are powered by a generator or dynamo. Step 1 : getting ri...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 13:33:31 PST
Honda Motorized Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Honda-Motorized-Bicycle/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 08:29:17 PST
My Holdsworth http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Holdsworth/
My Holdsworth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/L0HG/I301MMM8/FEVL0HGI301MMM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/L0HG/I301MMM8/FEVL0HGI301MMM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/L0HG/I301MMM8/FEVL0HGI301MMM8.SMALL.jpg naoji I´m writing because i want to publish my Holdsworth Record restoration & convertion to a Single Speed bike.Here are some pictures and the details that it has.It take me like 6 month to complete it. But it worth it!!!!Frame: `72 Holdsworth Record Size 56cmHeadseat: Campagnolo RecordBottom Bracket: Ca...
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 18:53:37 PST
Bicycle Valve Cap Holder - Never Lose A Valve Cap Again! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Valve-Cap-Holder-Never-Lose-A-Valve-Cap-Ag/
Bicycle Valve Cap Holder - Never Lose A Valve Cap Again! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/IAGY/I2YM6FUN/FO9IAGYI2YM6FUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/IAGY/I2YM6FUN/FO9IAGYI2YM6FUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/IAGY/I2YM6FUN/FO9IAGYI2YM6FUN.SMALL.jpg JM1999 My life is nearly based around the humble bicycle.I go everywhere on it and that means a lot of maintenance.Every time I get a chance I go to the petrol station (Gas station) and pump up my tires there.Nearly every time I have been to one of those air stations I see multiple valve caps laying on the...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:49:52 PST
How to make the best DIY trouser strap in the world (works as leather bracelet too!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-waste-material-into-the-best-DIY-trouser-stra/
How to make the best DIY trouser strap in the world (works as leather bracelet too!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/3ZFS/I35RB98P/FIK3ZFSI35RB98P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/3ZFS/I35RB98P/FIK3ZFSI35RB98P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/3ZFS/I35RB98P/FIK3ZFSI35RB98P.SMALL.jpg pandoheas I love trouser straps, they are one of the most important accessories of my bicycle life. I’ve bought several types over the years but I’ve never really found one that is tough for everyday use and convenient enough at the same time. So, I ‘ve sat down and designed one myself. Using again scrap mate...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:50:44 PST
RGB LED Safety (Party) Bike Light ($35) http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-SafetyParty-Bike-Light-12/
RGB LED Safety (Party) Bike Light ($35) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/0O4A/I2TG5MEK/FTA0O4AI2TG5MEK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/0O4A/I2TG5MEK/FTA0O4AI2TG5MEK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/0O4A/I2TG5MEK/FTA0O4AI2TG5MEK.SMALL.jpg tgvoss We wanted to add some safety to bike commuting as the days keep getting shorter. Here is our $35 solution.My wife tries to commute three times a week and the current bike lights were not cutting it. Reflective tape and a brighter head lamp did not seem like it would solve the visibility issue. We ha...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 20:10:28 PST
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/
Generic headlamp to High power bicycle light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/FO1Y/I2KS9QY3/FUWFO1YI2KS9QY3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/FO1Y/I2KS9QY3/FUWFO1YI2KS9QY3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/FO1Y/I2KS9QY3/FUWFO1YI2KS9QY3.SMALL.jpg coyote-eyes This is an instructable to show how I converted a cheap headlamp from Harbor Freight Tools into a semi-powerful headlamp for my bicycle.Originally I was using a flashlight I had mounted on the top of the handlebar but it was not providing enough illumination, and since it is now getting darker earli...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 17:53:28 PST
Bicycle Turn Signals http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Turn-Signals/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/9XAS/I2HGWGL9/F7J9XASI2HGWGL9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/9XAS/I2HGWGL9/F7J9XASI2HGWGL9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/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
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/
basketball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/UNVS/I2BR9BPN/FSAUNVSI2BR9BPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/UNVS/I2BR9BPN/FSAUNVSI2BR9BPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/UNVS/I2BR9BPN/FSAUNVSI2BR9BPN.SMALL.jpg 6275297 Step 1: Buy an basketball from places like five and below for at least 3 dollar$.Step 2: Find an basket ball court at the park that you know has an basketball court. If you don't have any idea where a park with a basketball court is ask someone you know if they do.step 3: Go to the basketball court ...
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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/
Bike trailer awesome - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/IZTK/I21RCPMR/F4DIZTKI21RCPMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/IZTK/I21RCPMR/F4DIZTKI21RCPMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/IZTK/I21RCPMR/F4DIZTKI21RCPMR.SMALL.jpg Siens Seems like their is an abundance of these tutorials on here, but I'm really happy with my trailer so I'm going to share it anyways. This isnt going to be to detailed, more of an overview that people can draw inspiration from or maybe make suggestions I hadn't thought of. I'll list materials used as ...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 08:57:01 PST
Repair Bike Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Bike-Mirror/
Repair Bike Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/6ICZ/I21R5R8L/FCG6ICZI21R5R8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/6ICZ/I21R5R8L/FCG6ICZI21R5R8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/6ICZ/I21R5R8L/FCG6ICZI21R5R8L.SMALL.jpg sepeters228 This Sugru instructable shows how to repair a helmet mounted clip on rear-view mirror for biking. The socket and fingers that hold the ball-joint part of the mirror in place broke over time and one of the fingers totally broke off as can be seen in the pictures. With this broken the mirror does st...
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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/
DIY Reflective Cycling Sweatshirt - Skeleton and Japanese Demon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6PV/I21R2I4O/FE0F6PVI21R2I4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6PV/I21R2I4O/FE0F6PVI21R2I4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6PV/I21R2I4O/FE0F6PVI21R2I4O.SMALL.jpg push_reset Who says that reflective gear needs to be boring? Not me. You can buy reflective tape and reflective fabric by the yard, choose an image and create your own designs! There are a few different types of reflective material, which I don't go into here, but I will tell you that I used Engineer Grade mat...
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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/
How to shoot a basketball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/0B2J/I24LWYU0/FU50B2JI24LWYU0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/0B2J/I24LWYU0/FU50B2JI24LWYU0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/0B2J/I24LWYU0/FU50B2JI24LWYU0.SMALL.jpg airwalkers you will only need a basketball. Step 1 Grab a basketball and hold it in front of your stomach. Step 2 bend your knees with the basketball in both of your hands. Step 3 when the basketball is in your hands make sure its in front of your stomach also. Step 4 rise the basketball facing you...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 07:58:33 PST