Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:08:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 Riding To Kumkwang Lake http://www.instructables.com/id/Riding-To-Kumkwang-Lake/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 04:02:11 PDT
Motorcycle Or Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Or-Bike/
Motorcycle Or Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/2GF4/HU5WZONP/FCK2GF4HU5WZONP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/2GF4/HU5WZONP/FCK2GF4HU5WZONP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/2GF4/HU5WZONP/FCK2GF4HU5WZONP.SMALL.jpg katherinedrex You can make your regular bike sound like a motorcycle,in with just a bike a card and a clothes pin. null null The Steps 1) Get any bike.2) hold the card in the clothes pin and put it on then back of the bike.- Make sure the card is partly in the wheel.
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:18:20 PDT
Portable Bike Washer http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bike-Washer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/BD9X/HU54MI8K/F3CBD9XHU54MI8K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/BD9X/HU54MI8K/F3CBD9XHU54MI8K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/BD9X/HU54MI8K/F3CBD9XHU54MI8K.SMALL.jpg josefski Being a mountain biker who lives in an apartment in a rainy part of the world, I frequently find myself in need of a way to hose down my bike at the trailhead. It's also nice to have a way to hose off shoes and digging tools when I come back from a day of working on the trail.  My solution was to b...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:59:07 PDT
Simple smartphone bike mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-smartphone-bike-mount/
Simple smartphone bike mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/EZER/HU1RVMLC/FIEEZERHU1RVMLC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/EZER/HU1RVMLC/FIEEZERHU1RVMLC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/EZER/HU1RVMLC/FIEEZERHU1RVMLC.SMALL.jpg Aquanot Hi there! I thought maybe you need a smartphone mount too and rather want to make one yourself. Tools i used: Pencil Ruler Saw Drill Material you need: Zipties Plywood Ruberrband get some measures Put your phone on the sheet of plywood. Position it so that it will be a litle bit over the e...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:15:44 PDT
Bike Wall Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Wall-Mount/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:32:58 PDT
Portable Bicycle Repair Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bicycle-Repair-Station/
Portable Bicycle Repair Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/T8VW/HU0GR2YO/FQ1T8VWHU0GR2YO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/T8VW/HU0GR2YO/FQ1T8VWHU0GR2YO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/T8VW/HU0GR2YO/FQ1T8VWHU0GR2YO.SMALL.jpg veryrealperson In this instructable, I will show you how to build an awesome portable bike repair station. Imagine having an entire bike shop on the rear rack of your bicycle! You can take this portable repair station to festivals, on bike paths or wherever your bike will go, using it for business or hobby pur...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:51:14 PDT
Brompton pannier adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Brompton-pannier-adapter/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 04:10:23 PDT
Replacing a Freehub Body on a Rear Bicycle Wheel. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Freehub-Body-on-a-Rear-Bicycle-Wheel/
Replacing a Freehub Body on a Rear Bicycle Wheel. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/K8WJ/HTN3JVQ0/FXNK8WJHTN3JVQ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/K8WJ/HTN3JVQ0/FXNK8WJHTN3JVQ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/K8WJ/HTN3JVQ0/FXNK8WJHTN3JVQ0.SMALL.jpg Snotflower I am learning more about bicycle maintenance by practicing on my own bike.  Last night my bike broke, I was pedaling, but the bike wasn't moving! We soon realized that the ratchet mechanism in the rear wheel was broken. So... Time to learn how to replace a freehub body! You will need: cass...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 06:40:12 PDT
Caltrain Bicycle Station Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Caltrain-Bicycle-Station-Tag/
Caltrain Bicycle Station Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/KM22/HTNO6717/FH8KM22HTNO6717.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/KM22/HTNO6717/FH8KM22HTNO6717.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/KM22/HTNO6717/FH8KM22HTNO6717.SMALL.jpg togo1919 Folks who carry their bikes on Caltrain use station tags to help one-another know where to "stack" (or not) their bikes along the parking rail inside the train car. I decided to make a robust station tag for my bike. I'm starting a new job on Monday up in Mountain View, so I've decided to use my b...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 21:35:15 PDT
Human powered buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/Human-powered-buggy/
Human powered buggy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/BOCB/HTLEB86H/FLRBOCBHTLEB86H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/BOCB/HTLEB86H/FLRBOCBHTLEB86H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/BOCB/HTLEB86H/FLRBOCBHTLEB86H.SMALL.jpg kurtz64 I set out to design and build a human powered buggy for a competition in the area. The front and the back are powered independently from one another through special hubs. I love these types of projects so I though it would be feasible. I was lucky enough to have a shop with a lot of material ...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 12:22:35 PDT
Dynamo powered LED without making a circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-bottle-dynamo-giving-power-to-a-unusable-w/
Dynamo powered LED without making a circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/LCIQ/HTLEA5EG/FRGLCIQHTLEA5EG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/LCIQ/HTLEA5EG/FRGLCIQHTLEA5EG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/LCIQ/HTLEA5EG/FRGLCIQHTLEA5EG.SMALL.jpg vukx Hello guys and girls, this is my first instructable. Do you have a wind-up torch that doesn’t work and a bicycle with bottle dynamo that you want to led-relight, then this instructable will be very easy and no cost to do! I have a 25 years old fixie that I love to ride. It had a classic system o...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 11:26:27 PDT
Bike pannier (front & rear) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-pannier-front-rear/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 16:19:20 PDT
How to build an Ergonomic Cycle Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-an-ergonomic-Cycle-Truck/
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 11:30:08 PDT
EASY Bike Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Bicycle-Camera-Mount/
EASY Bike Camera Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/FJXK/HTB0WTCG/FWUFJXKHTB0WTCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/FJXK/HTB0WTCG/FWUFJXKHTB0WTCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/FJXK/HTB0WTCG/FWUFJXKHTB0WTCG.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everybody! In this i'ble I will show you how to make by yourself a super easy, strong, practical and very cheap bicycle mount for your cameras. The full project costs less than 2€ (actually i spent 0€ because I already had a useless bike bell and an unused mini tripod) and it's very fast (I made...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:16:26 PDT
Cheap child's bike seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-childs-bike-seat/
Cheap child's bike seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/JT32/HT5YLVP6/FL1JT32HT5YLVP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/JT32/HT5YLVP6/FL1JT32HT5YLVP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/JT32/HT5YLVP6/FL1JT32HT5YLVP6.SMALL.jpg jayley Wanted a quick cheap safe child seat for the crossbar, so i found an old seat fixed it to the crossbar added a couple of brackets on the forks for little feet, and hey presto off to the shops we go.
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 03:32:11 PDT
Road bike comfy handlebar http://www.instructables.com/id/Road-bike-comfy-handlebar/
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 03:05:35 PDT
bike fork skull bling http://www.instructables.com/id/bike-fork-skull-bling/
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 02:41:08 PDT
Converting a Mountain Bike to a Single Speed Bike. http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-a-mountain-bike-to-a-single-speed-bike/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 14:59:17 PDT
Fahrrad (bikes) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fahrrad-bikes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/EIGO/HT557IGG/FKFEIGOHT557IGG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/EIGO/HT557IGG/FKFEIGOHT557IGG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/EIGO/HT557IGG/FKFEIGOHT557IGG.SMALL.jpg krummrey null null null null null null
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 10:12:46 PDT
Bike tool key set (MOD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-tool-key-set/
Bike tool key set (MOD) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/3RGJ/HT3E05SD/FEP3RGJHT3E05SD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/3RGJ/HT3E05SD/FEP3RGJHT3E05SD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/3RGJ/HT3E05SD/FEP3RGJHT3E05SD.SMALL.jpg stuartcom This is a guide on how to make your own flip out key set using a bike multi tool set kit Take off the tools Depending on how many keys you may have take off one side (or two) of the tools on the tool kit and check to see if the keys match up to the bolt that runs through it. If the keys don't ...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 12:10:55 PDT
How to make a "high-rider" Tall Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-high-rider-Tall-Bike/
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 17:53:56 PDT
Single wheel bicycle trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-wheel-bicycle-trailer/
Single wheel bicycle trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DW1Z/HT2TZB7M/FIYDW1ZHT2TZB7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DW1Z/HT2TZB7M/FIYDW1ZHT2TZB7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/DW1Z/HT2TZB7M/FIYDW1ZHT2TZB7M.SMALL.jpg mrgusler82 The idea came for this the first time I saw one of the "tag along" bikes for kids. I liked the idea of having a trailer that tracks with the bike. I ride on public roads and with a two wheeled trailer there is always concern about making sure of the position of the trailer on the road. This is just ...
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 11:56:46 PDT
Removing a Head Badge from a Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-a-Head-Badge-from-a-Bike/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/B2R0/HSTP100H/F4IB2R0HSTP100H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/B2R0/HSTP100H/F4IB2R0HSTP100H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/B2R0/HSTP100H/F4IB2R0HSTP100H.SMALL.jpg Bikedudestu You know you've been wanting to paint that old frame, but you don't know how to get that cool badge off without breaking it! Well I figured it out. The Raleigh badge I had was installed using a couple holes in the head tube. The badge had a couple posts on it that they pushed into the holes and th...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 07:47:18 PDT
DIY 28 inch unicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-28-inch-unicycle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/4N0I/HSRZJRJM/FEY4N0IHSRZJRJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/4N0I/HSRZJRJM/FEY4N0IHSRZJRJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/4N0I/HSRZJRJM/FEY4N0IHSRZJRJM.SMALL.jpg theexternaldisk Hello people, I love to ride unicycles and I've always wanted a big wheel unicycle. So not long ago I decided to build one. I've build this unicycle with the help of a friend and it was a great learning experience. This instructable will just briefly show how the unicyle was build and proof that you...
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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 15:14:00 PDT
Standing Drift Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Standing-Drift-Trike/
Standing Drift Trike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/MCES/HSQ4BF4U/FWTMCESHSQ4BF4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/MCES/HSQ4BF4U/FWTMCESHSQ4BF4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/MCES/HSQ4BF4U/FWTMCESHSQ4BF4U.SMALL.jpg BikeHacker Are you sick and tired of your regular bicycle? You'll never get tired of this one. It is probably the most versatile drift trike ever. See videos below! WARNING!!! THIS BIKE HACK WILL DRAW A TON OF ATTENTION!!! Watch the videos. Remove everything that has to do with the chain drive. Remove...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 16:40:13 PDT
DIY BIKE SPEAKER http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-BIKE-SPEAKER/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/3MZK/HSPP5LNF/FQM3MZKHSPP5LNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/3MZK/HSPP5LNF/FQM3MZKHSPP5LNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/3MZK/HSPP5LNF/FQM3MZKHSPP5LNF.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus What you need: DIY Speaker Kit  2x A3 Foamboards 5x M4 or M5 bolts 15x M4 or M5 Nuts 20x washers 5-6x Rubber Bands 5-6x Long cable ties Instructions: 1.Measure the frame of your bike 2.Cut the Foamboard with 2-5cm clearance between the edge of the foam board and the bike frame 3.Punch or cut ho...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 10:24:52 PDT
How to Create a Downhill Skibike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Downhill-Skibike/
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 22:59:02 PDT
How to bunny hop http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-bunny-hop/
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 11:31:50 PST
Recumbent Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Recumbent-Trike/
Recumbent Trike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/7XQN/HSJAPYSI/FDW7XQNHSJAPYSI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/7XQN/HSJAPYSI/FDW7XQNHSJAPYSI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/7XQN/HSJAPYSI/FDW7XQNHSJAPYSI.SMALL.jpg darrenhall Home made recumbent trike - the project took quite some time to complete so there are no real pictures as things came together, but take a look - any questions feel free to drop me a line. All comes together I love recumbents but they are soo bloomin expensive - build your own. This one is based...
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 11:27:42 PST
Bike mudguard from picture hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-picture-rail-hook-into-a-bike-mud-guard/
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 06:03:45 PST
How To Patch a Front Tire Presta Valve Bicycle Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Patch-a-Front-Tire-Presta-Valve-Bicycle-Tub/
How To Patch a Front Tire Presta Valve Bicycle Tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/TYBE/HSGFTSUB/FI4TYBEHSGFTSUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/TYBE/HSGFTSUB/FI4TYBEHSGFTSUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/TYBE/HSGFTSUB/FI4TYBEHSGFTSUB.SMALL.jpg jediahwh These instructions will help the reader patch a punctured presta valve tube for the front tire of their bicycle. You will first learn how to remove the tire and tube in order to inspect it for holes. You will then be instructed on how to patch the tube before finally returning the tube and tire to t...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 20:12:38 PST
Saddlecover from an old Big-shopper http://www.instructables.com/id/Saddlecover-from-an-old-shoppingbag/
Saddlecover from an old Big-shopper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/0YXY/HSE9396H/FBA0YXYHSE9396H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/0YXY/HSE9396H/FBA0YXYHSE9396H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/0YXY/HSE9396H/FBA0YXYHSE9396H.SMALL.jpg Tigermouse Usually I find these nice big shoppers at work. The finders/keepers-rule applies so I have a lot of them at home and yet I have never bought one in my life. Double convenience! This week though I found one that was torn at the sides. I was about to throw it away but then I thought no... It can be p...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 03:35:23 PST
Bike Speakers front and rear facing from old computer speakers with Bluetooth added. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Speakers-front-and-rear-facing-from-old-compu/
Bike Speakers front and rear facing from old computer speakers with Bluetooth added. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/PEH9/HSBSMF9B/FQ9PEH9HSBSMF9B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/PEH9/HSBSMF9B/FQ9PEH9HSBSMF9B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/PEH9/HSBSMF9B/FQ9PEH9HSBSMF9B.SMALL.jpg techman12 The mission: To create a low budget speaker system with good volume to overcome road noise. In addition my wife is usually biking behind me so it needs to be loud enough for her to hear too. The bike in question. The back rack. The parts. I have a lot of old computer speakers so I sor...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 15:36:28 PST
Leather and Paracord Bicycle Grips. http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-and-Paracord-Bicycle-Grips/
Leather and Paracord Bicycle Grips. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/AJ14/HSBWPKSL/FL1AJ14HSBWPKSL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/AJ14/HSBWPKSL/FL1AJ14HSBWPKSL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/AJ14/HSBWPKSL/FL1AJ14HSBWPKSL.SMALL.jpg Mr.Sanchez If you have the good taste of riding bike you must know that the grips are an important part of the Bike. You can add a Vintage touch and give your bike that Good old Style.Surfing the web I found some nice leather grips but there are so expensive, so I thought why dont make them myself ?. So this ...
By: Mr.Sanchez

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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 19:48:21 PST
Rebuilding a Threaded Bicycle Headset. http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-a-Threaded-Bicycle-Headset/
Rebuilding a Threaded Bicycle Headset. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/H91M/HS8FUNWT/FA4H91MHS8FUNWT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/H91M/HS8FUNWT/FA4H91MHS8FUNWT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/H91M/HS8FUNWT/FA4H91MHS8FUNWT.SMALL.jpg Snotflower I recently got my bike resprayed, I used this opportunity to learn a bit more about bicycle mechanics. I had help with this task. Adjusting any bearings on a bicycle can be fiddly, but with patience you will always get there in the end! Here is my Instructable on the first step of rebuilding my bi...
By: Snotflower

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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 10:51:31 PST
Water Resistant Smart Phone Bike Headlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Resistant-Smart-Phone-Bike-Light/
Water Resistant Smart Phone Bike Headlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/SLKC/HS9Y80IX/F08SLKCHS9Y80IX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/SLKC/HS9Y80IX/F08SLKCHS9Y80IX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/SLKC/HS9Y80IX/F08SLKCHS9Y80IX.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle Tired of carrying all sorts of bike lights and forgetting to recharge them? Then just use your water resistant smart phone and have a bike light for any weather in your pocket! Great for use in cities or constantly parking and locking up your bike. Best of all, when your charge your phone, you cha...
By: Solarcycle

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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 10:41:36 PST
Automatic Shadow Detection Bike Tail Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Bike-Tail-Light/
Automatic Shadow Detection Bike Tail Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/9589/HS80EOVX/F3L9589HS80EOVX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/9589/HS80EOVX/F3L9589HS80EOVX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/9589/HS80EOVX/F3L9589HS80EOVX.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle This project is for a bike tail light that automatically turns on when it gets dark. This can save a lot of battery power during the day where there are lots of shadows like tunnels, buildings, or trees where you want to be visible without having to get off your bike and turn the tail light on. It...
By: Solarcycle

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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 10:27:06 PST
Emergency; Bicycle rearview mirror mount LED Flash Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Bicycle-rearview-mirror-mount-LED-Flash-/
Emergency; Bicycle rearview mirror mount LED Flash Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/1LE1/HS8FTVP3/F8E1LE1HS8FTVP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/1LE1/HS8FTVP3/F8E1LE1HS8FTVP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/1LE1/HS8FTVP3/F8E1LE1HS8FTVP3.SMALL.jpg eyepad I Attached a led flashlight to the Rearview Mirror of Bicycle. Free angle Flash Light. Angle can be freely changed driving mirror range. Illuminate a right under directly feet. Tags bike,bicy...
By: eyepad

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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 02:05:21 PST
Brake light and turning signal lights for bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Brake-light-and-turning-signal-lights-for-bicycle-1/
Brake light and turning signal lights for bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/IX9W/HS5OTXR9/FZTIX9WHS5OTXR9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/IX9W/HS5OTXR9/FZTIX9WHS5OTXR9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/IX9W/HS5OTXR9/FZTIX9WHS5OTXR9.SMALL.jpg natong I want to buy a signal light for my bike but all of them don't work in real life. So I made it and want to share with you.Ideas:Use only 2 Ni-Mh batteries. Use high brightness LEDs (2.2v). Turn left-right signal in flash mode and can adjust interval. Have emergency switch (flash 4 l...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 03:27:17 PST
Bike Taxidermy Wall Hangers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Taxidermy-wall-hooks/
Bike Taxidermy Wall Hangers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/LIL2/HS4VR2CX/FJOLIL2HS4VR2CX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/LIL2/HS4VR2CX/FJOLIL2HS4VR2CX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/LIL2/HS4VR2CX/FJOLIL2HS4VR2CX.SMALL.jpg Snotflower Here is how I made some bike taxidermy wall hooks from dead bike parts and wood. I am now aware that Picasso made it first thanks to it being pointed out to me several times, I am sure he wouldn't mind people making their own versions and recycling dead bikes! You will need: Wood. Bike handlebars...
By: Snotflower

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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:38:59 PST
Homemade bicycle slick tires. http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-bicycle-slick-tires/
Homemade bicycle slick tires. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/T4JB/HS1RSB8J/FMST4JBHS1RSB8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/T4JB/HS1RSB8J/FMST4JBHS1RSB8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/T4JB/HS1RSB8J/FMST4JBHS1RSB8J.SMALL.jpg LukeTheJoker This Instructable will explain how I made some slicks for one of my bikes. You can do the same, just remember to wear appropriate safety gear, (A glove and a breathing mask as a minimum, a plastic raincoat would also be recommended.) Tools and equipment. To do this you will need some type of di...
By: LukeTheJoker

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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 05:44:16 PST
Angel Eye 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Angel-Eye-2/
Angel Eye 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RCH3/HS18B5UF/F9MRCH3HS18B5UF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RCH3/HS18B5UF/F9MRCH3HS18B5UF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RCH3/HS18B5UF/F9MRCH3HS18B5UF.SMALL.jpg sandilya.anisetty This is my second angel eye with LED's and low cost to make. Parts needed Headlight bulb SMD LED's old spray can paper Thick cardboard Nut and Bolt 7805 IC 10 ohms resistor Tape Cut the spray can so that we can use this for making base for LED's. Cutting the paper Cut the paper in circle so t...
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 00:23:13 PST
Easy cleaning for the Garmin Premium HR Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-cleaning-for-the-Garmin-Premium-HR-Strap/
Easy cleaning for the Garmin Premium HR Strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/APAR/HS0D931L/F1WAPARHS0D931L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/APAR/HS0D931L/F1WAPARHS0D931L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/APAR/HS0D931L/F1WAPARHS0D931L.SMALL.jpg fireballxl5 My first Garmin Premium HR strap started to exhibit erratic readings a little less than a year after I started using it. I had followed a basic protocol of rinsing and drying it regularly, but that's not enough for these fabric based straps. Based on some articles and information from Garmin, I deve...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 11:07:34 PST
Paracord Bike Frame Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Bike-Frame-Handle/
Paracord Bike Frame Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/T44Q/HRWNGYIB/FWFT44QHRWNGYIB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/T44Q/HRWNGYIB/FWFT44QHRWNGYIB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/T44Q/HRWNGYIB/FWFT44QHRWNGYIB.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng I saw this idea by Walnut Studiolo on Kickstarter. The version I created is made from paracord and aluminum bar. It attaches by loops and Chinese button knots.  Below you'll find a video on how to do that knot.  Shape the bar To get a proper curve for the handle I bent 1/2" X 1/8" aluminum...
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 21:07:44 PST
Turn a crutch into a bike rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-crutch-into-a-bike-rack/
Turn a crutch into a bike rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/ZV96/HRWNDPJ3/FC4ZV96HRWNDPJ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/ZV96/HRWNDPJ3/FC4ZV96HRWNDPJ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/ZV96/HRWNDPJ3/FC4ZV96HRWNDPJ3.SMALL.jpg thornyak I commute to work everyday by bicycle and I'm not crazy about arriving to the office with a soaked back. Plus I have to hang the shirt to dry which may or may not musk the room and my coworker who shares the space with me has to spray fabreeze all over my breathing space (chemicals, ewwww). So I d...
By: thornyak

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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 15:21:33 PST
How to find your bike after it got stolen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-find-your-bike-after-it-got-stolen/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/78YM/HRTKIPOI/FRY78YMHRTKIPOI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/78YM/HRTKIPOI/FRY78YMHRTKIPOI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/78YM/HRTKIPOI/FRY78YMHRTKIPOI.SMALL.gif Mosen First of all, make sure you have registered your bike in police databases and online bicycle registry systems. Here is some of the websites that you may want to consider: http://www.nationalbikeregistry.com/ https://www.bikeregister.com/ http://www.bikeregistry.com/ http://www.torontopolice.on....
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 02:41:58 PST
Bicycle rack made out of old car tyres http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-rack-made-out-of-old-car-tyres/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/RZ6B/HRPT1PAQ/F0ARZ6BHRPT1PAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/RZ6B/HRPT1PAQ/F0ARZ6BHRPT1PAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/RZ6B/HRPT1PAQ/F0ARZ6BHRPT1PAQ.SMALL.jpg chyhayabusa Here is a simple way to use old car tyres to make useful  and weather resistant rack for your bicycle. I want to save top layer of earth with grass so I carefully cut it. Then I dig a  hole shaped like "U" letter sized by tyre. Put tyre inside, fill it with earth, and  put on top earth layer with gr...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 14:19:07 PST
How to make bike lights magnetic with sugru + magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-bike-lights-magnetic-with-sugru-magnet/
How to make bike lights magnetic with sugru + magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/82NB/HRPNCV9G/FYC82NBHRPNCV9G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/82NB/HRPNCV9G/FYC82NBHRPNCV9G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/82NB/HRPNCV9G/FYC82NBHRPNCV9G.SMALL.jpg projectsugru Bike lights can be frustrating and slow to attach & remove, especially in bad weather with gloves on! By adding magnets to your lights, and your bike, you’ll be able to snap your lights on and off with your gloves on, and in a matter of one very satisfying move. Once you make your lights magneti...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 06:58:48 PST
Bicycle Solar/Dynamo USB Charger + Tail Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-and-Dynamo-Bicycle-USB-Charger-with-Automati/
Bicycle Solar/Dynamo USB Charger + Tail Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/6VSK/HRPBL5WL/FMZ6VSKHRPBL5WL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/6VSK/HRPBL5WL/FMZ6VSKHRPBL5WL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/6VSK/HRPBL5WL/FMZ6VSKHRPBL5WL.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle This is a modification of my Solarpad solar USB charger Kickstarter project. Details for the Solarpad and Power Core battery that I use can be found here: www.solarcyclepower.com This system will combine the power from the sun and dynamo hub to double the power to a USB device like a smart phone...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 17:56:01 PST
Weatherproof Helmet Mounted Rain Face Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Weatherproof-Rain-Face-Shield/
Weatherproof Helmet Mounted Rain Face Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/80DZ/HS18DF5V/FZ080DZHS18DF5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/80DZ/HS18DF5V/FZ080DZHS18DF5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/80DZ/HS18DF5V/FZ080DZHS18DF5V.SMALL.jpg eyepad Bike and Bicycle at the time of rain. FACE SHIELD MOUNTING DEVICE OF HELMET, One's own making. It is a wearing example to a helmet. Tags Weatherproof All Weather Helmet Mounted Rain Face Shield Guard Visor Soft Vinyl Card Case Clear Folder Clear File Bike Ride Bicycle Edge Corne​r Cushion Gu...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 02:17:12 PST