Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes http://www.instructables.com Tue, 31 May 2016 12:57:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 High Visibility Vest http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Visibility-Vest/
High Visibility Vest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/G5OW/IOUC0YEE/FYIG5OWIOUC0YEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/G5OW/IOUC0YEE/FYIG5OWIOUC0YEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/G5OW/IOUC0YEE/FYIG5OWIOUC0YEE.SMALL.jpg krivas It’s always a good idea to wear high visibility clothing when biking or running around at night. But traditional reflective vests aren’t always the most stylish of garments. Many cyclists or runners I see are wearing attire that looks fit for a construction site. These construction-like vests get th...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 23:57:28 PDT
Magnetic Bike Light: 5 Minute Make http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Bike-Light-5-Minute-Make/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 22:28:43 PDT
Strider Bike Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Strider-Bike-Stand/
Strider Bike Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/L9IC/IOUBW5OT/FOBL9ICIOUBW5OT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/L9IC/IOUBW5OT/FOBL9ICIOUBW5OT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/L9IC/IOUBW5OT/FOBL9ICIOUBW5OT.SMALL.jpg jmiller1534 This exactly a necessary project, but it was a great first building project for my son. At two years old I knew I would need to get creative. The end result is that my son and I had a great time and he now has a place to park his little bike. So all in all it's a win.Materials:Length of 1" thin wall...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 22:24:41 PDT
Chainsaw Bike!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Chainsaw-Bike/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 15:17:44 PDT
Bicycle Picnic Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Picknick-Box/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 05:59:16 PDT
River Rider Water Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/River-Rider-Water-Bike/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 00:57:25 PDT
"Analog" Bicycle Speedometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Analog-Bicycle-Speedometer/
"Analog" Bicycle Speedometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/JW60/IOT2UN47/FURJW60IOT2UN47.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/JW60/IOT2UN47/FURJW60IOT2UN47.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/JW60/IOT2UN47/FURJW60IOT2UN47.SMALL.jpg brunoip In this instructable I'm going to show how to make an easy "analog" speedometer using an arduino nano, a servo motor and a few more extra components.The analog part of the project is only in the display of the speed, all the sensing, calculus and processing is being done in a digital way inside the ...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 16:01:03 PDT
DIY Bicycle Turn Signal http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Turn-Signal/
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Sun, 29 May 2016 08:23:34 PDT
Bike Tire Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Tire-Belt/
Bike Tire Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/3OIS/IOO5GTCO/FFG3OISIOO5GTCO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/3OIS/IOO5GTCO/FFG3OISIOO5GTCO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/3OIS/IOO5GTCO/FFG3OISIOO5GTCO.SMALL.jpg Sk8ty Tire belts are awesome!this is a great project to do when you replace bike tires, and the product is absolutely greatI am definitely not the first one to do this project but this is my take and I'm really happy with how it came out. So here it is. I hope you enjoy Supplies - a bike tire - an a...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 19:02:03 PDT
BOOZE BIKE http://www.instructables.com/id/BOOZE-BIKE/
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Fri, 27 May 2016 15:59:07 PDT
Custum fit Record Phone Holder, or how to bring a thermoplast into new shape http://www.instructables.com/id/Custum-Fit-Record-Phone-Holder-or-How-to-Bring-a-T/
Custum fit Record Phone Holder, or how to bring a thermoplast into new shape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/64AM/IOOM5PLW/FZA64AMIOOM5PLW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/64AM/IOOM5PLW/FZA64AMIOOM5PLW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/64AM/IOOM5PLW/FZA64AMIOOM5PLW.SMALL.jpg CaveMax This is about how to make an individual phoneholder from scratch like pvc-pipe, a vinyl or any other thermoplast for the bike. I made a few so far and came to the conclusion that old pvc-pipe is the strongest raw material I used, but usually they dont carry recordlabels on them, right?Here I am writ...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 10:18:04 PDT
Rainbow bike makeover w. acrylics http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Bike-Makeover-W-Acrylics/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 11:36:46 PDT
Build a Shopping Cart Cargo Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Shopping-Cart-Cargo-Bike/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 09:02:28 PDT
Turn Your Attack on Titan Cape into Bike Poncho “進擊的巨人”單車斗篷改造 http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Attack-on-Titan-Cape-Into-Bike-Poncho-進擊/
Turn Your Attack on Titan Cape into Bike Poncho “進擊的巨人”單車斗篷改造 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0FFI/IOMP2QUL/FXF0FFIIOMP2QUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0FFI/IOMP2QUL/FXF0FFIIOMP2QUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0FFI/IOMP2QUL/FXF0FFIIOMP2QUL.SMALL.jpg PMO Gordo Bicycle poncho is an essential rain gear for cyclists. Unlike the combination of rain jacket and pants, it allows cool air to flow through the bottom of the poncho and bring away body heat, so cyclists wouldn't sweat much. The greatest complaint from using rain jacket and pants is that the cyclists ...
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Tue, 24 May 2016 04:03:52 PDT
Lacing Bike Wheel : 36 Holes Hub to 32 Holes Rim http://www.instructables.com/id/Lacing-Bike-Wheel-36-Holes-Hub-to-32-Holes-Rim/
Lacing Bike Wheel : 36 Holes Hub to 32 Holes Rim - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/25K4/IOK3LORB/FAZ25K4IOK3LORB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/25K4/IOK3LORB/FAZ25K4IOK3LORB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/25K4/IOK3LORB/FAZ25K4IOK3LORB.SMALL.jpg chienline Do you buy a mismatch hub and rim of a bike wheel? I just did. I never noticed that the new Shimano hub I ordered has 36 holes. If only that store had a pair of rims available, it would have been easier to lace the wheels. Then I ordered a new pair of rims from separate store. I am new to bike's par...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 09:36:03 PDT
DIY DRILL BIKE http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-DRILL-BIKE/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 21:59:47 PDT
Automatic Bicycle light from a plastic bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Efficient-Bicycle-Light-From-a-Plastic-Bottle/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 15:13:27 PDT
Shock Powered Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Shock-Powered-Pump/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 10:06:38 PDT
Super effective DIY tire levers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Effective-DIY-Tire-Levers/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 08:35:15 PDT
Bike Trailer Shopping Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Trailer-Shopping-Cart/
Bike Trailer Shopping Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/JPSC/IOEXU9TS/FIQJPSCIOEXU9TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/JPSC/IOEXU9TS/FIQJPSCIOEXU9TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/JPSC/IOEXU9TS/FIQJPSCIOEXU9TS.SMALL.jpg cw96822 The idea for this bike trailer/shopping cart was due to a new grocery store opening near my home. The problem I had was, it was a little too close to drive to, but too far to walk. If I had something for my bicycle, that’d be the perfect transportation. As you look at PHOTO 1, the amassment of PVC...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 21:15:17 PDT
Full Tricycle Fairing http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-Tricycle-Fairing/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 09:24:56 PDT
Homemade Car Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Car-Bike-Rack/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 07:19:26 PDT
Buying and Selling Bicycles http://www.instructables.com/id/Buying-and-Selling-Bicycles/
Buying and Selling Bicycles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/X417/IOABNVA0/F4NX417IOABNVA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/X417/IOABNVA0/F4NX417IOABNVA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/X417/IOABNVA0/F4NX417IOABNVA0.SMALL.jpg binky126 Have you ever consider a small business? Well maybe setting up a bicycle store from home might suit you.What is 'Buying and Selling'? - Buying and selling is a way of exchanging a low amount of money for an item and then re-selling it for a much higher price which allows you to make a profit.Now tha...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 14:32:23 PDT
Bicycle Canoe Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Canoe-Cart/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 19:33:43 PDT
A retro bicycle saddlebag http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Retro-Bicycle-Saddlebag/
A retro bicycle saddlebag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/NI5F/IO6DXVVI/FNENI5FIO6DXVVI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/NI5F/IO6DXVVI/FNENI5FIO6DXVVI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/NI5F/IO6DXVVI/FNENI5FIO6DXVVI.SMALL.jpg pefferie For this instructable you will need:* a bicycle with a cargo rack* a briefcase* four bolts and nuts* Threadlocker or split washer (Loctite, Titen, etc.)* a steel plate (at least 1" x 5")* access to a 3D printer* a drill Resize and print two hooks I shared my design on Tinkercad. These hooks work...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 12:09:42 PDT
Up-Cycled Homemade Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-Cycled-Scooter/
Up-Cycled Homemade Scooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/9WCF/IO0GBABI/F7X9WCFIO0GBABI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/9WCF/IO0GBABI/F7X9WCFIO0GBABI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/9WCF/IO0GBABI/F7X9WCFIO0GBABI.SMALL.jpg dalegribble This is my attempt to keep up with my little ones on their scooters. They like zooming around the driveway and I cant help but get a little nostalgic. I will try and explain thru my steps what I am doing. I took pics along the way hoping to inspire any one else. But I constantly changed plans fr...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 18:37:48 PDT
Bike Inner Tube Protection Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Inner-Tube-Protection-Belt/
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Thu, 5 May 2016 08:42:04 PDT
Stationary Bike Stand for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Stationary-Bike-Stand-for-Kids/
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Tue, 3 May 2016 19:59:46 PDT
How to Install TUbliss on Your Dirt Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-TUbliss-on-Your-Dirt-Bike/
How to Install TUbliss on Your Dirt Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/6E2W/INS14EM6/F6A6E2WINS14EM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/6E2W/INS14EM6/F6A6E2WINS14EM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/6E2W/INS14EM6/F6A6E2WINS14EM6.SMALL.jpg Dirt Bike Channel This is a video on how to the TUBliss system on your Dirt Bike. This system is for replacing your tubes make your tires tubeless. We also have done a long term review on this system.
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Tue, 3 May 2016 16:38:00 PDT
Building a tricycle or quad http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Tricycle-or-Quad/
Building a tricycle or quad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/9BFL/INQ9DVUE/FS39BFLINQ9DVUE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/9BFL/INQ9DVUE/FS39BFLINQ9DVUE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/9BFL/INQ9DVUE/FS39BFLINQ9DVUE.SMALL.jpg I8mAll I’ve been looking into the design of a trike with two wheels at the front, it has been quite a learning experience. Here I would like to save you some time, frustration and bruises by giving you a heads up about steering a three or four wheeled cycle. I’ll describe the problems then describe simple ...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 13:41:35 PDT
Blinky Bike a Light System for Bikes http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinky-Bike-a-Light-System-for-Bikes/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 04:31:31 PDT
Just an Idea to Transport a Wheelset in Your Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Just-an-Idea-to-Transport-a-Wheelset-in-Your-Bike/
Just an Idea to Transport a Wheelset in Your Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/JRVQ/INOW1PSX/FCVJRVQINOW1PSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/JRVQ/INOW1PSX/FCVJRVQINOW1PSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/JRVQ/INOW1PSX/FCVJRVQINOW1PSX.SMALL.jpg gabcunha Right view Better light Left view Last one Rear view I just used, as you can see a fork and attached the wheels using the quick release to secure it.
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Sun, 1 May 2016 18:36:01 PDT
SPD MTB SHOES http://www.instructables.com/id/SPD-MTB-SHOES/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 06:10:50 PDT
How a bike is faster than a car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-a-Bike-Is-Faster-Than-a-Car/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:41:33 PDT
DIY: Bike Smartphone holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Smartphone-Holder/
DIY: Bike Smartphone holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/4FPC/INMAWC66/FYD4FPCINMAWC66.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/4FPC/INMAWC66/FYD4FPCINMAWC66.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/4FPC/INMAWC66/FYD4FPCINMAWC66.SMALL.jpg JurajR1 At first, sory for my english, but this is not my born language ;-) ...and this is my first project here. If I do something wrong , let me know please in comments. OK and now we can focus to the project:The idea is too simple. I want to make smartphone holder for my bike, because I try few different...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 07:06:39 PDT
LED Bike Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bike-Light/
LED Bike Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4Y6U/INM7MNXH/FQ44Y6UINM7MNXH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4Y6U/INM7MNXH/FQ44Y6UINM7MNXH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4Y6U/INM7MNXH/FQ44Y6UINM7MNXH.SMALL.jpg amyschlosser In this ible, I use a washable battery pack and some LEDs to sew a soft circuit into cuff for riding your bike at night. Make a sketch of your circuit Draw in the battery with the ( + ) and ( - ) holes marked, and add a line of LEDs beside it.First draw a line (orange here) to show the flow goi...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:21:54 PDT
Fat Tire Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Fat-Tire-Trike/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:13:08 PDT
Pop-On Bicycle Pedal http://www.instructables.com/id/Pop-On-Bicycle-Pedal/
Pop-On Bicycle Pedal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/9TR5/INM7E22U/FDD9TR5INM7E22U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/9TR5/INM7E22U/FDD9TR5INM7E22U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/9TR5/INM7E22U/FDD9TR5INM7E22U.SMALL.jpg jlaake You're biking down the road, having a genuinely nice day, and your bicycle pedal breaks. Now you're in a real pickle. Not only do you not have a spare pedal, but you don't have the tools required to install it even if you had the pedal. That's when you need this guy, the Pop-On Bicycle Pedal, it's s...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:07:35 PDT
DIY Brake Light for your Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Brake-Light-for-Your-Bicycle/
DIY Brake Light for your Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/9L8K/INKJNYZZ/FB49L8KINKJNYZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/9L8K/INKJNYZZ/FB49L8KINKJNYZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/9L8K/INKJNYZZ/FB49L8KINKJNYZZ.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this quick ible I'm going to show you how to hack a cheap LED light making a useful Brake Light for your bicycle.It's a really simple and easy project but I took some photos to make this instructable more understandable. Follow the next steps to understand how I made it.If you want t...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:28:04 PDT
Bicycle Seat Rest From Old Desk Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Seat-Rest-From-Old-Desk-Chair/
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:19:55 PDT
Garage D-ring Bike Locking Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-D-ring-Bike-Locking-Station/
Garage D-ring Bike Locking Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/73EA/INI7VXFS/F4J73EAINI7VXFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/73EA/INI7VXFS/F4J73EAINI7VXFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/73EA/INI7VXFS/F4J73EAINI7VXFS.SMALL.jpg josh Get Your Stuff Together For tools: You're gonna need a drillbit a drill a ratchet or an impact driver and a 9/16 socket. Other materials:Lag bolts 2 that match your d ring procured from your local hardware storeD-ring from your local Homeless Despot hardwear shoppe. (I chose a biggie D ring cuz,...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 21:23:21 PDT
Drive-In Bike Parking http://www.instructables.com/id/Drive-In-Bike-Parking/
Drive-In Bike Parking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/XJSQ/INI7TZ2P/FXIXJSQINI7TZ2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/XJSQ/INI7TZ2P/FXIXJSQINI7TZ2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/XJSQ/INI7TZ2P/FXIXJSQINI7TZ2P.SMALL.jpg chienline Sometimes a lazy person should think hard and work hard to enjoy laziness.I am one of those lazy people. One of the routine that I need to kill is parking a bike with kickstand. I had removed my rusty kickstand last week when I finished making this PVC Bike Wheel Stand. It was intended for my Arduin...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 09:53:37 PDT
Ebike http://www.instructables.com/id/Ebike/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/X031/ING9COS3/F8NX031ING9COS3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/X031/ING9COS3/F8NX031ING9COS3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/X031/ING9COS3/F8NX031ING9COS3.SMALL.jpg devangm Variable DC Power Supply for
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 05:58:10 PDT
Rain Proof Utility Storage Unit : A Low-Tech Solution http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-Proof-Utility-Storage-Unit-a-Low-Tech-Solutio/
Rain Proof Utility Storage Unit : A Low-Tech Solution - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/5QMP/INGBFGXL/F3D5QMPINGBFGXL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/5QMP/INGBFGXL/F3D5QMPINGBFGXL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/5QMP/INGBFGXL/F3D5QMPINGBFGXL.SMALL.jpg IbniH For a cyclist, getting punched tire is a common situation. However when we're in a middle of nowhere, it sure become a headache. Plus, if we're in any kind of situations and then we think we should bring something along.Or, lending a hand to an unfortunate cyclist.I have a way to solve and that's th...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 16:23:46 PDT
Easy-build Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-build-Bike-Trailer/
Easy-build Bike Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/84M1/ING99ZBM/FD184M1ING99ZBM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/84M1/ING99ZBM/FD184M1ING99ZBM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/84M1/ING99ZBM/FD184M1ING99ZBM.SMALL.jpg nitinator Given I have a toddler at home and time isn't plentiful, I had some main philosophies/goals to achieve in building this bike:It had to be done for nearly nothing or freeIt had to be done with the least of tools - no welding, gluing, riveting, etc.It had to be built with the least amount of time wast...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 13:33:07 PDT
Lessen the chance of your bike getting stolen http://www.instructables.com/id/Lessen-the-Chance-of-Your-Bike-Getting-Stolen/
Lessen the chance of your bike getting stolen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/FKMQ/INETTOUW/FYNFKMQINETTOUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/FKMQ/INETTOUW/FYNFKMQINETTOUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/FKMQ/INETTOUW/FYNFKMQINETTOUW.SMALL.jpg akullerkann With new bike season already starting it is good idea to insure that your bike is well protected against theft. Every year 3.5 million bikes get stolen in Europe alone so this is no joke! In this instructables I will share small trick on how I made my velocipede less appealing for thieves. Most stol...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 12:39:05 PDT
Chain Whip: Quick, easy and free (ish) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Chain-Whip-Quick-Easy-and-Free-ish/
Chain Whip: Quick, easy and free (ish) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/C5UG/INI7SWJB/FT3C5UGINI7SWJB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/C5UG/INI7SWJB/FT3C5UGINI7SWJB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/C5UG/INI7SWJB/FT3C5UGINI7SWJB.SMALL.jpg bhpbop A bike's moving parts will need tender loving care. For years I've used single speed bikes to avoid extra upkeep and simplify my toolkit. I've changed over to gears and have needed extra cleaning, parts and tools. If you ever remove the gears on the rear wheel (AKA cassette more generally known as a...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 12:06:50 PDT
Restore an Old "Balkan" Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-an-Old-Balkan-Bike/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 22:40:27 PDT
Simple Smartphone Mount for Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Smartphone-Mount-for-Bicycle/
Simple Smartphone Mount for Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/T4SE/INC14SFF/FZKT4SEINC14SFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/T4SE/INC14SFF/FZKT4SEINC14SFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/T4SE/INC14SFF/FZKT4SEINC14SFF.SMALL.jpg Show Me Joe It is very handy to have a smartphone mounted on your handlebars while bicycling. You can run a GPS tracking program, play music, and even take a call. A diversity of mounts are available to buy for this purpose, but many are quite expensive, while others are woefully inadequate. I actually purch...
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 18:24:36 PDT
The Energy Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Energy-Bike/
The Energy Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/GF6U/INM7NYF1/FW1GF6UINM7NYF1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/GF6U/INM7NYF1/FW1GF6UINM7NYF1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/GF6U/INM7NYF1/FW1GF6UINM7NYF1.SMALL.jpg CoachChristopherMichaelLim Produce Energy while Exercising! Greetings!We are exploring the use of affordable, off-the-shelf materials and basic techniques to create Energy generating Fitness Equipment. The idea behind the Energy Bike is to create accessible solutions, creating as much of the technology from scratch, collectin...
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 01:08:40 PDT