Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes http://www.instructables.com Tue, 7 Jul 2015 08:25:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 08:27:50 PDT
Electric Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Trike/
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 13:23:55 PDT
Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-2013-2014/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/ZIS7/IAHPBSTO/FQEZIS7IAHPBSTO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/ZIS7/IAHPBSTO/FQEZIS7IAHPBSTO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/ZIS7/IAHPBSTO/FQEZIS7IAHPBSTO.SMALL.jpg bag4bike Bike (key) chain Nice and easy to create Night Bike! Definitely need to try this. It's more safety and aesthetic. Bright Bike Safety first, but I need DUY and cheap solution Bike Taxidermy Wall Hangers. Fuuun! Bicycle Cell Phone Charger (Wind Turbine with build in Battery) Nice to t...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 05:28:44 PDT
How to build a bike trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-bike-trailer-1/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 14:32:07 PDT
Tandem mixed : seated/bent http://www.instructables.com/id/The-swordfish-bike-a-new-tandem/
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Sun, 31 May 2015 03:59:24 PDT
Things to build http://www.instructables.com/id/Things-to-build/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/3R6V/IA9HFDVT/FWV3R6VIA9HFDVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/3R6V/IA9HFDVT/FWV3R6VIA9HFDVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/3R6V/IA9HFDVT/FWV3R6VIA9HFDVT.SMALL.jpg GandalfTheWhite1 Homemade bike repair stand Bike Repair Wood Stand Walnut Wood (triathlon) Bicycle Frame Bicycle Cell Phone Charger (Wind Turbine with build in Battery) Modular Vertical Garden Homemade Wooden Bicycle Stand with Dual Mounting My version of a YAK Bike Trailer
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Sat, 30 May 2015 13:05:55 PDT
Cargo Rack Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Cargo-Rack-Platform/
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Sat, 30 May 2015 12:28:12 PDT
Frame pack for bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Frame-pack-for-bike/
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Thu, 28 May 2015 15:26:20 PDT
Fiets http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiets/
Fiets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/YBB3/IA58HDSU/FEOYBB3IA58HDSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/YBB3/IA58HDSU/FEOYBB3IA58HDSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/YBB3/IA58HDSU/FEOYBB3IA58HDSU.SMALL.jpg bartalbers Dit project ben ik begonnen voor een keuzevak dat ik volg op de hogeschool Rotterdam.Het plan is om een singlespeed fiets te bouwen in een maand tijd. Ik bouw geen fixie maar een singlespeed met terugtraprem omdat ik dat handiger fietsen vind. Frame Ik ben begonnen met het uitzoeken van het fram...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 13:11:29 PDT
All-Terrain Bike Trailer and Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/All-Terrain-Bike-Trailer-and-Dolly/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 07:57:40 PDT
Let's build a Test Track! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-build-a-Test-Track/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 20:26:32 PDT
Rooftop Bike Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Rooftop-Bike-Carrier/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 20:52:44 PDT
Bikes http://www.instructables.com/id/Bikes-2-3-4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/MEGX/I9OSLJ96/FLYMEGXI9OSLJ96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/MEGX/I9OSLJ96/FLYMEGXI9OSLJ96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/MEGX/I9OSLJ96/FLYMEGXI9OSLJ96.SMALL.jpg Rubeus Hagrid Every bike I like. Versatile "carry-a-bike" cargo bike trailer cargo-racebike Tailgating Beer Trike Complete Tandem Bike Build Homemade Cart bike Doggy Bike Wagon Bike rack for multiple bikes What I Learned From Building Three Kick-Bikes Awesome Bike Trailer Vin...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 19:30:13 PDT
DIY Bamboo Bike- Try the New Style of Riding! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bamboo-Bike-Try-the-New-Style-of-Riding/
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Wed, 13 May 2015 14:14:12 PDT
Two Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Wheels/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/71O4/I9ISUS60/FS271O4I9ISUS60.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/71O4/I9ISUS60/FS271O4I9ISUS60.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/71O4/I9ISUS60/FS271O4I9ISUS60.SMALL.jpg Paskawimostos null Multi Purpose Bicycle Trailer bicycle wood fender Awesome Bike Trailer Triangle Wheel Reflectors - Bicycle Natural Wood Indoor Bicycle Stand for Under $15 USD Woody Fenders for a classic vintage look Studded Bike Tire For Ice 80cc BICYCLE motorized ENGINE KIT ...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 16:21:09 PDT
How to Get Those Stuck Grips Off Bike's Handlebars http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Those-Stuck-Grips-Off-Bikes-Handlebars/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 22:49:52 PDT
Tall bike, reverse steering bike, swing bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Tall-bike-reverse-steering-bike-swing-bike/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 15:50:12 PDT
How To Make A Go-Kart http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Go-Kart-1/
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Tue, 5 May 2015 19:21:49 PDT
Custom Glow Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Glow-Bike/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 23:33:18 PDT
Simple & Adjustable Truck Bed Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-AdjustableTruck-Bed-Bike-Rack/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 21:56:33 PDT
Restore your seemingly totalled bicycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-your-seemingly-totalled-bicycle/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 20:58:32 PDT
Doggy Bike Wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/Doggy-Bike-Wagon/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 20:55:29 PDT
Portable Produce: the botanic bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Produce-the-botanic-bicycle/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 20:46:13 PDT
No TV unless you exercise! http://www.instructables.com/id/No-TV-unless-you-exercise/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 19:35:04 PDT
Homemade Cart bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Cart-bike/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 19:34:31 PDT
phone holder for your bike http://www.instructables.com/id/phone-holder-for-your-bike/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 11:46:18 PDT
Restoring Vintage Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-Vintage-Bicycle/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 10:59:56 PDT
Front Fork Stand for Bicycle Rollers http://www.instructables.com/id/Front-Fork-Stand-for-Bicycle-Rollers/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 10:21:52 PDT
How to fix up an old bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-up-an-old-bike/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 05:26:53 PDT
Bike rack for multiple bikes http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-rack-for-multiple-bikes/
Bike rack for multiple bikes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/5VIQ/I98BMBBQ/FS95VIQI98BMBBQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/5VIQ/I98BMBBQ/FS95VIQI98BMBBQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/5VIQ/I98BMBBQ/FS95VIQI98BMBBQ.SMALL.jpg bdetrick This 4 bike rack fits in a small trailer or pickup.Here were my requirements for this project:1. Hold 4 bikes2. Inexpensive3. Fit in my 4x8 trailer4. Hold the bikes safely and securely5. No bike disassembly or wheel removalMy three kids and I like to ride bikes a lot and are getting bored with t...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 18:45:38 PDT
Bicycle Cell Phone Charger (Wind Turbine with build in Battery) http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Bicycle-Cell-Phone-Charger-Wind-Turbine-with-bui/
Bicycle Cell Phone Charger (Wind Turbine with build in Battery) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/URWO/I98BJIGH/FOBURWOI98BJIGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/URWO/I98BJIGH/FOBURWOI98BJIGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/URWO/I98BJIGH/FOBURWOI98BJIGH.SMALL.jpg Imetomi I go very often to cycle in the nature where is no electricity, and during a long bike tour my phone usually discharges. These smartphones have a large capacity but its consumption is big too. I made a few weeks ago another bike turbine for the Bicycle Contest, but I think I can make a better one. S...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 10:44:01 PDT
Mobile Bicycle Powered Air Compressor http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Bicycle-Powered-Air-Compressor/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 10:23:13 PDT
Awesome Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Bike-Trailer/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 17:39:41 PDT
Bike Storage Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Storage-Compartment/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 14:20:49 PDT
Bike Basket Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Basket-Tutorial/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 14:17:08 PDT
Bike Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Boombox/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 10:04:47 PDT
Convert brake levers to tire levers http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-brake-levers-to-tire-levers/
Convert brake levers to tire levers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/3PKW/I95GP9EY/FIQ3PKWI95GP9EY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/3PKW/I95GP9EY/FIQ3PKWI95GP9EY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/3PKW/I95GP9EY/FIQ3PKWI95GP9EY.SMALL.jpg Raitis I recently started repurposing old bike parts into useful items I use or sell with the goal of getting myself back to mountain biking (more about that - here) and these levers were something that I thought are completely useless as an upcycling material since they're plastic and bad looking.Boht luc...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 10:15:02 PDT
Make your Bike roar like a Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-bike-roar-like-a-motorcycle/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 06:09:06 PDT
Foldable bike (for free on the train!) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-foldable-bike/
Foldable bike (for free on the train!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/57K0/I941DGJ2/FL057K0I941DGJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/57K0/I941DGJ2/FL057K0I941DGJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/57K0/I941DGJ2/FL057K0I941DGJ2.SMALL.jpg lvandemaele Hi there! Occasionally, I take the train to another city in Belgium. When I arrive in the city, it's always very useful to have a bicycle. Unfortunately, I don't have one in every city and a folding bike is quite expensive if you only use it occasionally. That's why I made this foldable bike myself!...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 02:57:04 PDT
Tailgating Beer Trike http://www.instructables.com/id/Tailgating-Beer-Trike/
Tailgating Beer Trike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/5IE3/I9419VTZ/F105IE3I9419VTZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/5IE3/I9419VTZ/F105IE3I9419VTZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/5IE3/I9419VTZ/F105IE3I9419VTZ.SMALL.jpg oldog69 This is the finished product of my wife telling me to find a hobby after only being at home and retired two weeks. It is a 3 speed peddle powered 2 keg beer bar. As any true sports fan knows tailgating is an art. Who is the most popular guy at a tailgate event? The guy with FREE BEER! With this ...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 09:40:42 PDT
bicycle wood fender http://www.instructables.com/id/bicycle-wood-fender/
bicycle wood fender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/2K7J/I92LXHBJ/FF72K7JI92LXHBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/2K7J/I92LXHBJ/FF72K7JI92LXHBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/2K7J/I92LXHBJ/FF72K7JI92LXHBJ.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Let me say that fenders on a bike are not always stylish accessories, especially if plastic parts (except if it's reuse). Nevertheless when it's raining they become essential, so that leaves us with a question, install fenders or not?For my all-day city-bike I decided to make my own stylish fenders ...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 02:07:12 PDT
Spray Paint Your Bike! http://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-Paint-Your-Bike/
Spray Paint Your Bike! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/9R4J/I92LX4DG/F2H9R4JI92LX4DG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/9R4J/I92LX4DG/F2H9R4JI92LX4DG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/9R4J/I92LX4DG/F2H9R4JI92LX4DG.SMALL.jpg koroliov Do you want to paint your bike and don't know how? No problem! In this instructable, I'll show you in details how to spray paint a BMX bike. Depending on how much you know about fixing bikes, it could take you anywhere from 1 to 3 hours from start to finish (excluding paint drying time). Materials n...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 21:18:12 PDT
Multi Purpose Bicycle Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Purpose-Bicycle-Trailer/
Multi Purpose Bicycle Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/B9TQ/I93F73JQ/FYFB9TQI93F73JQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/B9TQ/I93F73JQ/FYFB9TQI93F73JQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/B9TQ/I93F73JQ/FYFB9TQI93F73JQ.SMALL.jpg shawn.ovenden This trailer serves several purposes as a trailer hitch cargo tray, bike rack, mono wheel single track trailer, two wheel utility cart. Option 1 - Cargo Tray This is a standard Harbor Freight Cargo Tray. Two of the aluminum cross members have been removed to make room for the center wheel (mono ...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 20:11:34 PDT
cargo-racebike http://www.instructables.com/id/cargo-racebike/
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 14:50:59 PDT