Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes http://www.instructables.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:15:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Lego Tire Valve Caps - REMIX http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Tire-Valve-Caps-REMIX/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:22:16 PDT
how to ride a unicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-ride-a-unicycle-1/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:56:54 PDT
How to make your own DIY leather bicycle grips (with wasted materials) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-DIY-leather-bicycle-grips-wit/
How to make your own DIY leather bicycle grips (with wasted materials) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/8X3N/HZ2IUJVD/FTM8X3NHZ2IUJVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/8X3N/HZ2IUJVD/FTM8X3NHZ2IUJVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/8X3N/HZ2IUJVD/FTM8X3NHZ2IUJVD.SMALL.jpg pandoheas I have been using these leather grips for a week now and I can honestly say that they are amazing. And they look awesome as well. It's weird having strangers tell you that I shouldn't invest on my beat up bicycle, by buying expensive parts! They wouldn't believe that these grips are homemade with st...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 06:47:44 PDT
Bicycle Wheel Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Wheel-Lights/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJR/FLS4/HYZX0XPG/FJRFLS4HYZX0XPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJR/FLS4/HYZX0XPG/FJRFLS4HYZX0XPG.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJR/FLS4/HYZX0XPG/FJRFLS4HYZX0XPG.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid For the REMIX Contest, I have decided to light my bicycle wheels. Here are some great Instructables I will use to create my own. Blue LED Bike Wheel This is the design I have decided to use for the REMIX contest. Simple POV wheel lights Great use of LED strips. Bright Wheel YES! LED Light...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:36:34 PDT
Bike stem adapter for handlebar computer mount using a wine cork http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-stem-adapter-for-handlebar-computer-mount-usi/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:19:46 PDT
Mount a U-Lock on Women's Bike Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Mount-a-U-Lock-on-Womens-Bike-Frame/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 00:19:08 PDT
SILENCE those rattling V-Brakes! (ninja style) http://www.instructables.com/id/SILENCE-those-rattling-V-Brakes-ninja-style/
SILENCE those rattling V-Brakes! (ninja style) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/PGA8/HYVDOQSD/FCVPGA8HYVDOQSD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/PGA8/HYVDOQSD/FCVPGA8HYVDOQSD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/PGA8/HYVDOQSD/FCVPGA8HYVDOQSD.SMALL.jpg Ultimate Warrior I heavily commute by bicycle, and have for many, many years. Any rattle, squeak, or grind that rears its head is quickly dealt with. V BRAKES have an area that is notorious for rattling when riding rough terrain. I have learned over much of my traveling time that a SILENT bike is a true NINJA STYLE ...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:33:27 PDT
How To Make A Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Bike-Trailer/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:20:24 PDT
Teardrop Bicycle Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Teardrop-Bicycle-Trailer/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 06:04:07 PDT
Bicycle Trailer - Yakima CaddyYak Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trailer-Yakima-CaddyYak-Hack/
Bicycle Trailer - Yakima CaddyYak Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/5PRR/HYPNXKQP/FNM5PRRHYPNXKQP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/5PRR/HYPNXKQP/FNM5PRRHYPNXKQP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/5PRR/HYPNXKQP/FNM5PRRHYPNXKQP.SMALL.gif Tater Zoid I know what you are thinking - "Geez, another bicycle trailer?" There are a bunch of great bike trailers on Instructables, I know because I studied (here's the COLLECTION I created). I studied because I've been wanting to build one for years. As luck would have it, I just traded a bulky office part...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:36:16 PDT
Junk Recumbent Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Junk-Recumbent-Trike/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 07:37:45 PDT
Mobile phone holder/mount for bike/bicyle-with ease earphone extension hack, camera hack and gps(bonus features!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-phone-holdermount-for-bikebicyle-with-ease-/
Mobile phone holder/mount for bike/bicyle-with ease earphone extension hack, camera hack and gps(bonus features!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/EF18/HYLDNQ5S/FTJEF18HYLDNQ5S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/EF18/HYLDNQ5S/FTJEF18HYLDNQ5S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/EF18/HYLDNQ5S/FTJEF18HYLDNQ5S.SMALL.jpg D Inventor This instructible shows how to make a mobile phone holder for your bike/bicycle/cycle (whatever u call it! lol)...the bonus features of this so called-'hack' are many!!1. Tired of keeping phone in your pocket with chances of it falling down when u go for biking??! #this hack will allow you to attach...
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 02:35:27 PDT
Cheap and waterproof smartphone holder for bikes http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-waterproof-smartphone-holder-for-bikes/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 07:50:11 PDT
Restoring vintage tandem bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-vintage-tandem-bicycle/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 14:03:26 PDT
cargo bike ke http://www.instructables.com/id/cargo-bike-ke/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 09:17:46 PDT
Multi Bike Parking http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Bike-Parking/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 00:45:30 PDT
Bed Liner Bike Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-Liner-Bike-Frame/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 21:02:37 PDT
Adaptive Tricycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Adaptive-Tricycle/
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 15:45:09 PDT
Bicycle trailer for heavy cargo http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-trailer-for-heavy-cargo/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 16:53:27 PDT
Relive your childhood with your first bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-Live-your-childhood-with-your-first-bicycle/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 13:57:37 PDT
Cheap bike rack for a pickup truck bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-bike-rack-for-a-pickup-truck-bed/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 08:19:28 PDT
Easy DIY CREE LED Headlight Upgrade for Your Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-CREE-LED-Headlight-Upgrade-for-Your-Motor/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 07:49:17 PDT
Phone Holder For A Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Holder-For-A-Bike/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 04:12:37 PDT
6-Pack Bike Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Pack-Bike-Holder/
6-Pack Bike Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/NDOC/HYAE6TQW/FOFNDOCHYAE6TQW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/NDOC/HYAE6TQW/FOFNDOCHYAE6TQW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/NDOC/HYAE6TQW/FOFNDOCHYAE6TQW.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON How many times have you run out of drinks at the BBQ and found yourself dangerously fumbling with a 6-pack while biking back from the corner store? You need a 6-Pack Bike Holder! With 5 bucks and 10 minutes, you can make a durable lightweight strap that will carry the 6-pack for you on your bike's t...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:06:52 PDT
Rim Light for Bicycle --- with Solar charging http://www.instructables.com/id/SOLAR-Rim-Light-for-Bicycle-with-Solar-charging/
Rim Light for Bicycle --- with Solar charging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/3YWG/HY4KSS6T/F8Z3YWGHY4KSS6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/3YWG/HY4KSS6T/F8Z3YWGHY4KSS6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/3YWG/HY4KSS6T/F8Z3YWGHY4KSS6T.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas Hi everyone. I am Sahas Chitlange aging 15 from INDIA . Here's my new weekend project. SOLAR Rim Light for Bicycle --- with Solar charginghave you ever thought of adding a beautiful effect of rim light to your bicycle?? This is the system i made with which you can add a rim light giving you a effect...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:55:55 PDT
Multi Storage Wall Box for Biking Stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Storage-Wall-Box-for-Biking-Stuff/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:32:34 PDT
Phrenology Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Phrenology-Helmet/
Phrenology Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/G8TC/HY12OLRV/F8NG8TCHY12OLRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/G8TC/HY12OLRV/F8NG8TCHY12OLRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/G8TC/HY12OLRV/F8NG8TCHY12OLRV.SMALL.jpg kcli One of our wedding gifts was an antique book on Phrenology - a pseudoscience popular in the 1800's which suggests a relationship between a person's character and morphology of the skull. Later I came across http://bellehelmets where illustrator Danielle Baskin transforms the dull bicycle helmet int...
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 16:07:46 PDT
Bike and Human Puncture Repair Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-and-Human-Puncture-Repair-Kit/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:42:51 PDT
Blue LED Bike Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Blue-LED-Bike-Wheel/
Blue LED Bike Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/62S5/HY12F53R/FF662S5HY12F53R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/62S5/HY12F53R/FF662S5HY12F53R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/62S5/HY12F53R/FF662S5HY12F53R.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone!In this ible i'll show you how to build a funny and cool LED project.I'll basically secure 6 blue LEDs to the spokes of the wheel. The result will be fabulous! And it's also a useful project because these LEDs, while cycling, will make a perfect bright circle that will help car drivers t...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:41:31 PDT
Triangle Wheel Reflectors - Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Triangle-Wheel-Reflectors/
Triangle Wheel Reflectors - Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/NHGT/HY0IRFIT/FY4NHGTHY0IRFIT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/NHGT/HY0IRFIT/FY4NHGTHY0IRFIT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/NHGT/HY0IRFIT/FY4NHGTHY0IRFIT.SMALL.jpg simonhaydn I must stop watching TRON: Legacy, as I keep seeing things I'd like to make and this time it's something to make you stand out on the road* and doesn't require batteries. Triangle reflectors catch the eye, because they are different to what you're expecting to see from a circular wheel, but they a...
By: simonhaydn

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:00:44 PDT
Playmobile bicycle valve caps http://www.instructables.com/id/Playmobile-bicycle-valve-caps/
Playmobile bicycle valve caps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/E1AL/HY0877PS/F06E1ALHY0877PS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/E1AL/HY0877PS/F06E1ALHY0877PS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/E1AL/HY0877PS/F06E1ALHY0877PS.SMALL.jpg uersel As you might know from my latest instructables, I bought a beat down bicycle (made by NSU in the early fifties) with the idea to create a bike worthy and capable of towing my red kids-trailer.The bike is done by now, and this instructabe is about the custom valve caps, I made for it. materials and...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:15:57 PDT
Bike Repair Wood Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bike-Repair-Stand/
Bike Repair Wood Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/PPJ4/HXW5OC2V/FI1PPJ4HXW5OC2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/PPJ4/HXW5OC2V/FI1PPJ4HXW5OC2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/PPJ4/HXW5OC2V/FI1PPJ4HXW5OC2V.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez Made from scraps : my bike stand. For ideas only Basic Design No plans: let's go with some feelings, and keep in mind that simpler is better.The base beam needs to be heavier enought. My stand is approx 20kg/44lb. Add some strenght Do not forget to add some pieces to the main frame. Finishin...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:55:19 PDT
Custom Padded Bicycle Seat Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Padded-Bicycle-Seat-Cover/
Custom Padded Bicycle Seat Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/NXXE/HXUOYEY5/FEBNXXEHXUOYEY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/NXXE/HXUOYEY5/FEBNXXEHXUOYEY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/NXXE/HXUOYEY5/FEBNXXEHXUOYEY5.SMALL.jpg danibees One might assume I have enough "built-in" padding to prevent a sore butt when biking. Nope. Also, I could stand to have a layer between me and the seat and my sweat. Why not make a bicycle seat cover?Skill Level: EASY What you will need Roll of wrapping or butcher paperMeasuring tapeRuler or y...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 15:20:38 PDT
Revolution - Bike Stamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Revolution-Bike-Stamp/
Revolution - Bike Stamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/NRYW/HXRU39NB/F8YNRYWHXRU39NB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/NRYW/HXRU39NB/F8YNRYWHXRU39NB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/NRYW/HXRU39NB/F8YNRYWHXRU39NB.SMALL.jpg PierreP "Revolution" turns your bike wheel into a rolling stamp. The stamps are 3D printed letters to clip on your wheel with a cable tie. Push the inking roll against the wheel to ink the letters and leave your message on the pavement. You can easily customize and 3D print all the parts you need in the clo...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:37:54 PDT
DIY Leather Wrapped Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Leather-Wrapped-Bar/
DIY Leather Wrapped Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/GTVN/HXHRFYTY/FRBGTVNHXHRFYTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/GTVN/HXHRFYTY/FRBGTVNHXHRFYTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/GTVN/HXHRFYTY/FRBGTVNHXHRFYTY.SMALL.jpg southern haberdasher I recently got the commuter cycling bug and started commuting the 10 mile round trip (scenic route) while in school in Nashville. I made a list if all the things I saw on the Internet I wanted on my bike and then went to work on finding DIY for them. My personal challenge is to keep the cost at unde...
By: southern haberdasher

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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 12:28:24 PDT
Custom French Bicycle Bar Ends http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-French-Bicycle-Bar-Ends/
Custom French Bicycle Bar Ends - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif Curious Creature Easy scratch preventers for your bicycle with a touch of panache Drink A Bottle Of Champagne Any brand will do. For both bar ends you need two bottles--good luck! Plug The Cork Into Your Bar End Adds some style to your ride. Prevents Nasty Scratches On Your Car
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:42:09 PDT
Ibike idash hinge fix - FUNDAMENTALLY FLAWED! Look out for version 2 which is in progress... http://www.instructables.com/id/ibike-idash-hinge-fix/
Ibike idash hinge fix - FUNDAMENTALLY FLAWED! Look out for version 2 which is in progress... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/H7PP/HXIKBEQ3/FG8H7PPHXIKBEQ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/H7PP/HXIKBEQ3/FG8H7PPHXIKBEQ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/H7PP/HXIKBEQ3/FG8H7PPHXIKBEQ3.SMALL.jpg criggie A few months ago I bought one of bike meters on clearance... I needed a speedo for my bike and this seemed perfect, and I had a iphone4 from work.It works well enough, very thirsty on battery and will drain the whole thing from 100% to 10% in about 2 hours.BUT the lid suffers from a dreadful design ...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 01:30:35 PDT
Bike Trailer Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Trailer-Ideas/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/312T/HXIKAYLO/FS5312THXIKAYLO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/312T/HXIKAYLO/FS5312THXIKAYLO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/312T/HXIKAYLO/FS5312THXIKAYLO.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid I am preparing to build a trailer for my bicycle. I have decided to use a baby trailer as I see them often on CraigsList and other bike boards. This collection is based on the children's bike carriers and a few other fun things I found on Instructables. Bicycle Trailer - Yakima CaddyYak Hack I fi...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 21:44:27 PDT
EASY Bike Seatpost Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-Bike-Seatpost-Mount/
EASY Bike Seatpost Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/YET3/HXEZ8QLP/FF0YET3HXEZ8QLP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/YET3/HXEZ8QLP/FF0YET3HXEZ8QLP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/YET3/HXEZ8QLP/FF0YET3HXEZ8QLP.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone!In this ible i'm going to show you how to make a Bike Seatpost Mount spending less than 5$.Few months ago I made the Bike Handlebar/Fork Mount. It's a really good mount because it allows you to mount your action camera on the handlebar or on the bike's frame (both on rear and front fork)...
By: manuelmasc

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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 05:49:35 PDT
How To Adjust A Derailleur http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Adjust-A-Derailleur/
How To Adjust A Derailleur - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M708/HXEZ73FC/F7MM708HXEZ73FC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M708/HXEZ73FC/F7MM708HXEZ73FC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M708/HXEZ73FC/F7MM708HXEZ73FC.SMALL.jpg adamtanner001 Here is a quick and simple tutorial on how to adjust the derailleur on your bike. Though it may seem daunting to some, this is a surprisingly easy task and can be mastered with minimal effort.You will need:A bikeA stand, trainer or other means of lifting the rear wheelA small Phillips or regular scr...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 17:00:11 PDT
Simple Homemade Bike/Skateboard Ramp http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Homemade-BikeSkateboard-Ramp/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 10:55:25 PDT
Bicycle Wheel Windmill http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Wheel-Windmill/
Bicycle Wheel Windmill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/CJW7/HXC4MPKC/F4HCJW7HXC4MPKC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/CJW7/HXC4MPKC/F4HCJW7HXC4MPKC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/CJW7/HXC4MPKC/F4HCJW7HXC4MPKC.SMALL.jpg gravityisweak Here is something that's fast, easy, and cheap and still works surprisingly well. A few years ago I learned about this while reading a research paper and decided to make one of my own. The video got quite popular, and now after way too long, I've finally gotten around to including it here!Materials...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 16:23:13 PDT
Jogging stroller / bike trailer hack / conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Jogging-stroller-bike-trailer-hack-conversion/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 11:07:02 PDT
DIY Bicycle Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Generator/
DIY Bicycle Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/WY6V/HXA9OGRG/FFBWY6VHXA9OGRG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/WY6V/HXA9OGRG/FFBWY6VHXA9OGRG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/WY6V/HXA9OGRG/FFBWY6VHXA9OGRG.SMALL.jpg xnex Learn how to make a generator for your bike so you can power lights and other cool additions you may have! This is my first instruct able and would like to enter this In the epilog challenge. I'm a young boy that is trying to get a job and would like to make kits with the laser cutter from this cont...
By: xnex

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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 01:23:47 PDT
DIY reflective tape armour for bike http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-reflective-tape-armour-for-bike/
DIY reflective tape armour for bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ZL85/HX7P77JA/F38ZL85HX7P77JA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ZL85/HX7P77JA/F38ZL85HX7P77JA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ZL85/HX7P77JA/F38ZL85HX7P77JA.SMALL.jpg yourtubemeera Cycling during night time is dangerous. You should always be visible to speeding bikes/cars. The most cost-effective and efficient way to be visible while on-the-go is to reflect the light falling on you.I already have a cheap bike head-light and a DIY tail light (will soon upload the instructable f...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 10:37:56 PDT
130 MPG BICYCLE http://www.instructables.com/id/130-MPG-BICYCLE/
130 MPG BICYCLE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/POVO/HX7P5YP3/FHBPOVOHX7P5YP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/POVO/HX7P5YP3/FHBPOVOHX7P5YP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/POVO/HX7P5YP3/FHBPOVOHX7P5YP3.SMALL.jpg ContraptionMaker I live about 10 miles away from my job which meant I was using about a gallon of gas a day just to get to and from work. I figured there had to be a better way. I looked at electric bikes and conversion kits but the cost was way more than I wanted to pay. Then there was the 49cc 2-stroke conversion ...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 01:07:27 PDT
HOW TO FIX A FLAT TIRE ON A BIKE. http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-FIX-A-FLAT-TIRE-OF-A-BIKE/
HOW TO FIX A FLAT TIRE ON A BIKE. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/BIYT/HX644JSP/FDSBIYTHX644JSP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/BIYT/HX644JSP/FDSBIYTHX644JSP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/BIYT/HX644JSP/FDSBIYTHX644JSP.SMALL.jpg Agent James Today I'm going to show you how to fix a flat tire on your bike.You will need, A tire to fix A tire patch Rubber cement A small piece of sand paperI'm not using a patch kit because mine ran out of rubber cement. so I'm using Elmer's rubber cement.You can buy a patch kit from a local bike store for a...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 15:36:04 PDT
Bike better with an LED cadence meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-better-with-an-LED-cadence-meter/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 14:45:46 PDT
Convert your relector into a bike light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-your-relector-into-a-bike-light/
Convert your relector into a bike light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/EIX0/HWZ4X2HX/F4EEIX0HWZ4X2HX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/EIX0/HWZ4X2HX/F4EEIX0HWZ4X2HX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/EIX0/HWZ4X2HX/F4EEIX0HWZ4X2HX.SMALL.jpg Slynch173 What you'll need A bike reflector bracket Something that can slide into the grove where the reflect goes (Popsicle stick or whatever you have lying around will do) A cable tie or a rubber band You might need a longer bolt And a flashlight of your choosing The Bracket This is the bracket I us...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 14:00:38 PDT
Batman motorcycle helmet (aerodynamic as f***) http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-motorcycle-helmet-aerodynamic-as-f/
Batman motorcycle helmet (aerodynamic as f***) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/0GKP/HWXLGHCP/F2B0GKPHWXLGHCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/0GKP/HWXLGHCP/F2B0GKPHWXLGHCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/0GKP/HWXLGHCP/F2B0GKPHWXLGHCP.SMALL.jpg alech Most of you have seen some of the super cool batman helmets for motorcyclists (Inspiration: Batman helmet - Helmet dawg), which look super sharp yet are quite expensive. Moreover for europeans shipping costs for such baby would equal to almost full price of the helmet itself, thus why not to make on...
By: alech

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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 07:50:44 PDT