Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes http://www.instructables.com Tue, 1 Sep 2015 15:28:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to lace a Brooks saddle. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-lace-a-Brooks-saddle/
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:24:12 PDT
Make a ultra-cheap generator for your bicycle (by cheap means from almost dirt!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-ultea-cheap-generator-for-your-bicycle-from/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 07:17:31 PDT
Build a Three Wheel Bike Fish http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Kinetic-Sculpture/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 16:52:44 PDT
Best bike phone mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-bike-phone-mount/
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 09:15:57 PDT
3D printed bike light without battery http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Reelight-Batteryless-bicycle-light-for-/
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 05:08:21 PDT
High Powered Yellow Bike Light (Front+Side Combo) http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Powered-Yellow-Bike-Light-FrontSide-Combo/
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 00:50:31 PDT
Upcycled License Plate Bike Badge http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-License-Plate-Bike-Badge/
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 18:52:38 PDT
Outside Contests: The Hanger Tools. http://www.instructables.com/id/Outside-Contests-The-Hanger-Tools/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 16:03:58 PDT
Bicycle Meant For Three http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Meant-For-Three/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 13:38:23 PDT
Cleaning up some bicycle bearings http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-up-some-bicycle-bearings/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:32:30 PDT
The new DIY U-lock holster http://www.instructables.com/id/The-new-DIY-U-lock-holster/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 12:32:38 PDT
From garbage to rideable: A BMX tale http://www.instructables.com/id/From-garbage-to-rideable-BMX-tale/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 10:06:15 PDT
Fixie Commuter Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixie-Commuter-Build/
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 20:14:02 PDT
Simple Roof Bars & Bike Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Roof-Bars-Bike-Carrier/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 12:33:45 PDT
The Bicycle Bubble Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bicycle-Bubble-Machine/
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 12:40:30 PDT
7 Things To Do When Your Dirt Bike Won't Start http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Things-To-Do-When-Your-Dirt-Bike-Wont-Start/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 12:51:29 PDT
ADD-E Bike Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/ADD-E-Bike-Kit/
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 12:03:58 PDT
Mounting Bike Lights on Bike Baskets http://www.instructables.com/id/Mounting-Bike-Lights-on-Bike-Baskets/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 23:14:29 PDT
Foldable Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-Bike-Trailer/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 04:35:21 PDT
kids bicycle inspection http://www.instructables.com/id/kids-bicycle-inspection/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 20:22:44 PDT
Quick Bike Hack Fixes Floppy Pants Problem http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Bike-Hack-Fixes-Floppy-Pants-Problem/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 14:23:45 PDT
Lunchbox Pannier http://www.instructables.com/id/Lunchbox-Pannier/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:15:50 PDT
Bike to Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-to-Trike/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:55:50 PDT
Ebikers Group Travel Rules / Guidelines http://www.instructables.com/id/Ebikers-Group-Travel-Rules/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:40:55 PDT
How to replace your bike wheels wth simple tools http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-easily-replace-your-bike-wheels-wth-simple-/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:24:21 PDT
6-buck bicycle rear rack from repurposed materials http://www.instructables.com/id/6-buck-bicycle-rear-rack-from-repurposed-materials/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:29:39 PDT
Gravity-powered Go-kart http://www.instructables.com/id/Gravity-powered-Go-kart/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:59:29 PDT
Old Backpack to Bicycle Frame Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Backpack-to-Bicycle-Frame-Bag/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 16:35:10 PDT
How to jump forward using your trial bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-jump-forward-using-your-trial-bike/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 09:52:08 PDT
Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Trailer-9/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 08:26:36 PDT
Bike mudguard from pvc blind http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-mudguard-with-pvc-blind/
Bike mudguard from pvc blind - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/6VRM/ICE1RZW2/F6O6VRMICE1RZW2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/6VRM/ICE1RZW2/F6O6VRMICE1RZW2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/6VRM/ICE1RZW2/F6O6VRMICE1RZW2.SMALL.jpg isaacsegura I live in Yucatán , where there are only two seasons, heat season and heat season with rain. So a mudguard is a must. Browsing the web I noticed some mudguards were made out of pvc... and I know blind curtains are made out of the same material. So here is my mudguard out of a eyesore, cof!.. Pvc bli...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 20:34:39 PDT
How to perform multiple backwheel hops on your trial bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-perform-multiple-backwheel-hops-on-your-tri/
How to perform multiple backwheel hops on your trial bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/PF05/ICBS0J45/FT0PF05ICBS0J45.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/PF05/ICBS0J45/FT0PF05ICBS0J45.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/PF05/ICBS0J45/FT0PF05ICBS0J45.SMALL.jpg blauesocke This instructable will teach you how to do multiple backwheel hops with your trial bike. As a trial bike rider, this is one of your basic tricks. You just hop around on your backwheel. Grab your helmet Before you start, search and find your helmet. You are an idiot when you ride your bike without...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 14:48:07 PDT
How to perform a supercool 360° tailtap with your trial bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-perform-a-supercool-360-tailtap-with-your-t/
How to perform a supercool 360° tailtap with your trial bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/U3MI/ICACK7T2/FYYU3MIICACK7T2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/U3MI/ICACK7T2/FYYU3MIICACK7T2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/U3MI/ICACK7T2/FYYU3MIICACK7T2.SMALL.jpg blauesocke This instructable will teach you how to perform a supercool 360° tailtap with your trial bike. The weird trick name explained:Do 180° bunny hopLand on your back wheelDo another 180° spin while your front wheel is in the air Grab your helmet Before you start, search and find your helmet. You are a...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:54:42 PDT
How to perform a bunny hop with your trial bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-perform-a-bunny-hop-with-your-trial-bike/
How to perform a bunny hop with your trial bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/WEKS/ICACKCG3/FOXWEKSICACKCG3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/WEKS/ICACKCG3/FOXWEKSICACKCG3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/WEKS/ICACKCG3/FOXWEKSICACKCG3.SMALL.jpg blauesocke This instructable will teach you very basic bike trick: the bunny hop. The bunny hop is just like a normal jump, but with your bike. Skilled bikers can jump over about 1m height objects. Grab your helmet Before you start, search and find your helmet. You are an idiot when you ride your bike witho...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:49:43 PDT
How to perform a 180° nose tailtap to a 180° tailtap with your trial bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-perform-a-180-nose-tailtap-to-a-180-tailtap/
How to perform a 180° nose tailtap to a 180° tailtap with your trial bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/VZ4M/ICACKH9V/FS2VZ4MICACKH9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/VZ4M/ICACKH9V/FS2VZ4MICACKH9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/VZ4M/ICACKH9V/FS2VZ4MICACKH9V.SMALL.jpg blauesocke This instructable will show you how to perform a 180° nose tailtap followed by a normal tailtap. Have fun! Grab your helmet Before you start, search and find your helmet. You are an idiot when you ride your bike without wearing a helmet. Get some speed To do the 180° tail tap, you need some sp...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:46:37 PDT
How to Mount Seat Post Bike Lights to a Pannier Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Mount-Seat-Post-Bike-Lights-to-a-Pannier-Ra/
How to Mount Seat Post Bike Lights to a Pannier Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/JG0X/IC6IAMDD/FP0JG0XIC6IAMDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/JG0X/IC6IAMDD/FP0JG0XIC6IAMDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/JG0X/IC6IAMDD/FP0JG0XIC6IAMDD.SMALL.jpg hanlin_y The problem with pannier racks is that they can block your rear light on your seat post. A solution is to mount it to the rack instead. With the light closer to the back of the bike, you might find it safer because drivers can see you sooner. In this Instructable, I will show you how to mount a 2W ...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 16:16:54 PDT
Neon lights on a bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Neon-lights-on-a-bicycle/
Neon lights on a bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/TYU7/IC7HNN6C/FDQTYU7IC7HNN6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/TYU7/IC7HNN6C/FDQTYU7IC7HNN6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/TYU7/IC7HNN6C/FDQTYU7IC7HNN6C.SMALL.jpg DmitryG2 For neon lights, we have straw to drink. Lighter with a flashlight
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 05:16:39 PDT
Attach a bottle opener to your bike with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Attached-a-bottle-opener-to-you-bike-with-Sugru/
Attach a bottle opener to your bike with Sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/C9MM/IC4MP300/FO1C9MMIC4MP300.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/C9MM/IC4MP300/FO1C9MMIC4MP300.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/C9MM/IC4MP300/FO1C9MMIC4MP300.SMALL.jpg projectsugru Summer's here! It’s the perfect time to get out of the house, on your bike and head into the great outdoors with your friends for a picnic. Sun, food, drink and fun... but who remembered the bottle opener?! Well this super easy idea takes care of that! It will take 5 minutes and you only need one si...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 03:38:23 PDT
Card Spokes http://www.instructables.com/id/Card-Spokes/
Card Spokes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/9SOD/IC37EB8T/FNF9SODIC37EB8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/9SOD/IC37EB8T/FNF9SODIC37EB8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/9SOD/IC37EB8T/FNF9SODIC37EB8T.SMALL.jpg Woodworker_17 I wanted to have some summer fun and decided to put baseball cards in my bike spokes. What You Need -1 or 2 baseball or playing cards-Wooden Clothespins -Bike Putting It All Together Take your card and clothespin and put the card so that it is touching the spokes. I put two cards so it is loud...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 14:29:12 PDT
On the Top Of The World : Dream Ride : World Highest Motorable Road 18000+ Ft. http://www.instructables.com/id/On-the-Top-Of-The-World-Dream-Ride-World-Highest-M/
On the Top Of The World : Dream Ride : World Highest Motorable Road 18000+ Ft. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/0X0J/IC1RW03X/FH20X0JIC1RW03X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/0X0J/IC1RW03X/FH20X0JIC1RW03X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/0X0J/IC1RW03X/FH20X0JIC1RW03X.SMALL.jpg RonakT2 Buckle up for the most precious trip of your life time. Stopover in sapphire lakes, rusty terrains, peaceful outbacks and almost anywhere your heart wants to. This is not where your burdens will dare to follow you; this is where you dig out your fantasy and put it straight into reality. So, let t...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 11:27:42 PDT
Bike Repainting http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Repainting/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 05:51:25 PDT
Bicycle Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Restoration/
Bicycle Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/BW64/I1946DZZ/F2KBW64I1946DZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/BW64/I1946DZZ/F2KBW64I1946DZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/BW64/I1946DZZ/F2KBW64I1946DZZ.SMALL.jpg Gemmahaggerty After being unsuccessful in trying to find a fixed gear bike I liked, I decided to buy an old bike online with the intention to restore it, the way I wanted it. I bought this bike of for £30. Buying Parts Here is where you need to decide what parts are needed to restore the bike. The bike was in ...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:35:12 PDT
fly a bicycle on a plane in a climbing crash pad http://www.instructables.com/id/fly-a-bicycle-on-a-plane-in-a-climbing-crash-pad/
fly a bicycle on a plane in a climbing crash pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/L2AF/IBHSN5NY/FONL2AFIBHSN5NY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/L2AF/IBHSN5NY/FONL2AFIBHSN5NY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/L2AF/IBHSN5NY/FONL2AFIBHSN5NY.SMALL.jpg danja.mewes Protect your bike with a crash pad for climbing and transport 2 pieces for the price of one, perfect for flying (but you might get some odd looks)Backstory: I had left a bicycle and crash pad with friends in California. i wanted to get them home fast, but shipping is ~$50 each and even flying Southw...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:19:06 PDT
How to change dropout spacing, ( Cold setting with Golden JACK ) http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-change-dropout-spacing-golden-JACK/
How to change dropout spacing, ( Cold setting with Golden JACK ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/D7JU/IBC1YKOH/FJUD7JUIBC1YKOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/D7JU/IBC1YKOH/FJUD7JUIBC1YKOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/D7JU/IBC1YKOH/FJUD7JUIBC1YKOH.SMALL.jpg cleaverbikes Buy an old scissor jack at a second hand store, the "scissor" jack in the picture will spread of close chain stays. If you so choose, you can use two clamps to ensure the dropout's inner faces remain on two precisely parallel imaginary planes throughout the cold setting process. **Golden Jack is a M...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:37:44 PDT
Bicycle Tube Bouncy Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Tube-Bouncy-Seat/
Bicycle Tube Bouncy Seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/HT27/IB3HOG2P/FC6HT27IB3HOG2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/HT27/IB3HOG2P/FC6HT27IB3HOG2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/HT27/IB3HOG2P/FC6HT27IB3HOG2P.SMALL.jpg handydan57 Should take about 10-15 minutes at the most. (If you have all the materials.) My kid really liked this. Materials First, get two stretchy bicycle tubes. You also need: scissors, and something to hang it from. (Monkey bars are the best-we used a wood ladder.) Cut! Here is where you will use you...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 15:17:28 PDT
ALL RECYCLED GOOSENECK BIKE TRAILER http://www.instructables.com/id/ALL-RECYCLED-GOOSENECK-BIKE-TRAILER/
ALL RECYCLED GOOSENECK BIKE TRAILER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/YOYZ/IATHLPNV/F91YOYZIATHLPNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/YOYZ/IATHLPNV/F91YOYZIATHLPNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/YOYZ/IATHLPNV/F91YOYZIATHLPNV.SMALL.jpg xader This is my first instruct able, so please remember that I am only trying to share an idea that I found to do the task I needed.I needed a light weight trailer that was strong enough to carry a variety of different loads, without a lot of maintenance. I also wanted to use all recycled materials and t...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 16:44:43 PDT
Bmx Engine Kit 80cc http://www.instructables.com/id/Bmx-Engine-Kit-80cc/
Bmx Engine Kit 80cc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/H7DD/IAS23GNX/FMFH7DDIAS23GNX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/H7DD/IAS23GNX/FMFH7DDIAS23GNX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/H7DD/IAS23GNX/FMFH7DDIAS23GNX.SMALL.jpg Vinnienova I decided upon myself to build this unique looking engine powered bmx. The total build time was approx 2 months. Here's what I did. The BMX After some searching I came across this custom built frame on eBay for £235. I liked the look of it straight away and thought it would be perfect for what ...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 20:34:27 PDT
Vintage Hardshell Suitcase Pannier - The Cadillac of Luxury Bike Bags! http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Hardshell-Suitcase-Pannier-The-Cadillac-of/
Vintage Hardshell Suitcase Pannier - The Cadillac of Luxury Bike Bags! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/FULX/IANRW6EP/FL7FULXIANRW6EP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/FULX/IANRW6EP/FL7FULXIANRW6EP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/FULX/IANRW6EP/FL7FULXIANRW6EP.SMALL.jpg MatthewM28 Sure, you need a pannier. But can you pack an entire beach picnic into those other puny panniers? Well can you?? Go. You go try. I'll wait here. Not even close, right? You need a BIGGER pannier. You need the CADILLAC of panniers!I started this project with one goal in mind: I want a single, easy-to...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 22:02:35 PDT
Bike Trailer Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Trailer-Hitch-3/
Bike Trailer Hitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/IJII/IAMCHKX9/FI5IJIIIAMCHKX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/IJII/IAMCHKX9/FI5IJIIIAMCHKX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/IJII/IAMCHKX9/FI5IJIIIAMCHKX9.SMALL.jpg campbesj7 For a while now I have been looking for a bike trailer hitch that would allow full movement by the trailer in both the vertical and side to side lateral directions. I wanted something that would allow for the trailer to hit bumps, without it affecting the bike, as well as take corners as a car/truck...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 08:27:50 PDT
Electric Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Trike/
Electric Trike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/3XNE/IAJNW89S/F983XNEIAJNW89S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/3XNE/IAJNW89S/F983XNEIAJNW89S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/3XNE/IAJNW89S/F983XNEIAJNW89S.SMALL.jpg radiorental This is a general how-to on building your own electric bike from off the shelf parts. I use this as my 'daily driver' once the snow if off the roads here in the North East US. I have a 16 mile commute and that can take up to 45 minutes in my car on an average day or an hour on a bad day. I clock ...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 13:23:55 PDT