Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes http://www.instructables.com Fri, 6 May 2016 11:57:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
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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/
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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/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 07:06:39 PDT
LED Bike Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bike-Light/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 18:24:36 PDT
The Energy Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Energy-Bike/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 01:08:40 PDT
Electric Trike with bmx front end. http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Trike-With-Bmx-Front-End/
Electric Trike with bmx front end. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/2K0Z/INAJKU4S/F632K0ZINAJKU4S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/2K0Z/INAJKU4S/F632K0ZINAJKU4S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/2K0Z/INAJKU4S/F632K0ZINAJKU4S.SMALL.jpg ThriftStore Hacker Hello Everyone!I'm back with another fun electric bike build. I recently junked an old trike frame from a previous project and since the rear part of the trike was still in reasonably good condition i wanted to make something new.You can check out all of my previous builds here on instructables.com ...
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 20:01:28 PDT
PVC Bike Wheel Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Bike-Wheel-Stand/
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 07:32:15 PDT
Wood Bicycle Fender http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bicycle-Fender/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 11:04:11 PDT
Butter Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/Butter-Chain/
Butter Chain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/YGTM/IN63BU7J/FC3YGTMIN63BU7J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/YGTM/IN63BU7J/FC3YGTMIN63BU7J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/YGTM/IN63BU7J/FC3YGTMIN63BU7J.SMALL.jpg ErickPp Lubricating Your bike chain Grab some butter Butter Pinch Pinch some butter with your hand. Add Apply butter to your chain
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 17:09:13 PDT
Cover a bike frame with comics (or other paper) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cover-a-Bike-Frame-With-Comics-or-Other-Paper/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 14:48:35 PDT
BICYCLE ROOF RACK http://www.instructables.com/id/BICYCLE-ROOF-RACK/
BICYCLE ROOF RACK - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/LH17/IN235CPM/FC0LH17IN235CPM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/LH17/IN235CPM/FC0LH17IN235CPM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/LH17/IN235CPM/FC0LH17IN235CPM.SMALL.jpg CHARLESCRANFORD In this video I will show you the bicycle roof rack that I made to transport my xtracycle on top of a 1998 Subaru Outback. I have left out dimensions as this is intended to be a guide to give you some ideas to make your own roof rack custom fit for your bicycle and car, truck, van, bus, whatever. ...
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 05:41:52 PDT
Fit LED lighting into an old bicycle speedometer lamp (and a bike computer) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fit-a-Bike-Computer-Into-an-Old-Bicycle-Speedomete/
Fit LED lighting into an old bicycle speedometer lamp (and a bike computer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/51R0/IN0LKFVE/F8I51R0IN0LKFVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/51R0/IN0LKFVE/F8I51R0IN0LKFVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/51R0/IN0LKFVE/F8I51R0IN0LKFVE.SMALL.jpg uersel Since a long while I had this old "Radsonne Ratar" bicycle lamp taking up space in my parts bin. It had a built in speedometer which was broken. When I was looking for a lamp for my last bike, it suddenly came to me that a modern bike computer should fit underneath that little window. And why not pu...
By: uersel

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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 13:59:33 PDT
Wooden Bottle Cage http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Bottle-Cage/
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By: malte98

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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 12:46:55 PDT
Cycle-car http://www.instructables.com/id/Cycle-car/
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 22:56:17 PDT
Bicycle Helmet Cover Feathers & Flames http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Helmet-Cover-Feathers-Flames/
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 21:14:33 PDT
Easy Electric Bike Conversion Kit Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Electric-Bike-Conversion-Kit-Installation/
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By: AroundHome

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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 11:03:29 PDT
under glow for your bike for under 25$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Glow-for-Your-Bike-for-Under-25/
under glow for your bike for under 25$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/5ZOC/IMYUHH9Y/F5L5ZOCIMYUHH9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/5ZOC/IMYUHH9Y/F5L5ZOCIMYUHH9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/5ZOC/IMYUHH9Y/F5L5ZOCIMYUHH9Y.SMALL.jpg Luuke This instructable is what happens when you happen to look up the prices of LED strips and realize that they can actually be relatively cheap and useful. Most of them are rubberized and weather resistant. A lot of them come with USB plugs. hmmm aren't USB battery packs getting pretty cheap these days...
By: Luuke

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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 10:49:43 PDT
Homemade Carbon Fiber Mountain Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Carbon-Fiber-Mountain-Bike/
Homemade Carbon Fiber Mountain Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/FQKZ/IMY43I47/FWLFQKZIMY43I47.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/FQKZ/IMY43I47/FWLFQKZIMY43I47.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/FQKZ/IMY43I47/FWLFQKZIMY43I47.SMALL.jpg Devinchi42 It's been done a number of times before here on Instructables. Heck, it's one of the places I learned to do it. But this was my attempt to build a carbon fiber mountain bike.I do have a Mechanical Engineering degree and have spent some time working with a small local custom frame builder who makes a...
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 18:59:38 PDT
How to Knit Reflective Arm Warmers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Knit-Reflective-Arm-Warmers/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 22:07:58 PDT
Transforming Bicycle! Tall Bike to Chopper Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Transforming-Bicycle-Tall-Bike-to-Chopper-Bike/
Transforming Bicycle! Tall Bike to Chopper Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/Y0IZ/IMQJF1JJ/FG3Y0IZIMQJF1JJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/Y0IZ/IMQJF1JJ/FG3Y0IZIMQJF1JJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/Y0IZ/IMQJF1JJ/FG3Y0IZIMQJF1JJ.SMALL.jpg rachl009 VIDEOThis bike transforms from a tall bike to a chopper/low rider (and back) while you ride it! It is made with a full suspension mountain bike and a set of gas shocks. The spring on the mountain bike is removed to allow the bike to pivot, the fork and rear triangle of the bike are extended. The ...
By: rachl009

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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 20:17:44 PDT
Hipsterize Your Bike Key http://www.instructables.com/id/Hipsterize-Your-Bike-Key/
Hipsterize Your Bike Key - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/JMPO/IMP63GKI/FNIJMPOIMP63GKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/JMPO/IMP63GKI/FNIJMPOIMP63GKI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/JMPO/IMP63GKI/FNIJMPOIMP63GKI.SMALL.jpg dtextor So you've got a fixie bike. That's cute. But if you're using a bike lock with the mother of all ugly keys, it won't do you any good in terms of street cred. It's attention to detail that will make you stand out of the crowd. Maybe.So my bike just got stolen (they shall burn in hell) and I had to get...
By: dtextor

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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 01:19:28 PDT
BMX HACKS http://www.instructables.com/id/BMX-HACKS/
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 00:30:05 PDT
High Powered Helmet Light (Front, Side, and Rear Combo) http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Powered-Helmet-Light-Front-Side-and-Rear-Comb/
High Powered Helmet Light (Front, Side, and Rear Combo) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/RL77/IMNQOPM7/FDQRL77IMNQOPM7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/RL77/IMNQOPM7/FDQRL77IMNQOPM7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/RL77/IMNQOPM7/FDQRL77IMNQOPM7.SMALL.jpg hanlin_y Helmet light with front, rear, and side LEDs for cycling visibility and safety.Features: Forward facing 15° amber LED Rear facing 30° red LED Side facing 45° amber LEDs Controlled with a single button Remembers its last used setting Strobe patterns: Daytime strobe, fade, blink-blink-...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 00:18:16 PDT
Trials Bike Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Trials-Bike-Tricks/
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 19:59:50 PDT
Commuting the bike, the clothing, the experience and the accessories. http://www.instructables.com/id/Commuting-the-Bike-the-Clothing-the-Experience-and/
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 07:03:27 PDT
A multi tool cheap alternative – Small seath from trashed inner tube http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Multi-Tool-Cheap-Alternative-Small-Bag-From-Tras/
A multi tool cheap alternative – Small seath from trashed inner tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/692M/IMMBDDD6/FJO692MIMMBDDD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/692M/IMMBDDD6/FJO692MIMMBDDD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/692M/IMMBDDD6/FJO692MIMMBDDD6.SMALL.jpg bicyclosis When you go for a ride, especially for a long one, it’s super important to have with you a multi tool in case you need to adjust your brakes, repair flats etc. Everybody knows that. In my experience the situations that requires some basic tools are so common I would dare to say it’s rare to go fo...
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 03:23:06 PDT
Bicycle Maintenance Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Maintenance-Tips/
Bicycle Maintenance Tips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/BK2O/IMMBAQ0K/FYABK2OIMMBAQ0K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/BK2O/IMMBAQ0K/FYABK2OIMMBAQ0K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/BK2O/IMMBAQ0K/FYABK2OIMMBAQ0K.SMALL.jpg ATHUL K S Your bicycle doesn’t run on leg power alone. It also needs a little lube, a lotta­ love, and a good ­listen. You may not know every remedy your bike needs to live a long life, but you can gain enough wisdom along the way to keep it in tip-top shape and out of the shop. Inspecting Your Bike The be...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 20:40:44 PDT
How to Put a Bumper Sticker on your Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Put-a-Bumper-Sticker-on-Your-Bicycle/
How to Put a Bumper Sticker on your Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/HHZD/IMM9594F/FLWHHZDIMM9594F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/HHZD/IMM9594F/FLWHHZDIMM9594F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/HHZD/IMM9594F/FLWHHZDIMM9594F.SMALL.jpg Robb Pick a cause + Gather Materials Materials:StickerPlastic sheetScissorsHole PunchZip Ties (2-4)30 minutes of timeCausesThere are so very many.Apparently bumper stickers are going out of style. I hope bumpers and the cars they are attached to go out of style. It would make my bike commute much saf...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 18:41:48 PDT
Self Assembling Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Assembling-Bicycle-1/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 16:48:16 PDT
Bike Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Tricks-1/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 16:34:14 PDT
Tire Repair Container http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Repair-Container/
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By: ortega18paul

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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 08:54:36 PDT