Instructables: exploring - outside - bike - diy http://www.instructables.com Sat, 27 Aug 2016 22:12:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 Mounting Solar Power Bank Without Bike Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Mounting-Solar-Power-Bank-Without-Bike-Mount/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:43:37 PDT
Safe Clasps for Bike Pannier Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-Clasps-for-Bike-Pannier-Bags/
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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 09:29:24 PDT
Front wheel kryptonite bike lock hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Front-Wheel-Kryptonite-Bike-Lock-Hack/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 08:23:12 PDT
DIY Bike LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-LED-Lights/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:38:08 PDT
another 0$ bike bottle holder, pipe based http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-0-Bike-Bottle-Holder-Pipe-Based/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 07:08:34 PDT
DIY Bicycle Turn Signal http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Turn-Signal/
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Sun, 29 May 2016 08:23:34 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
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
Electric Trike with bmx front end. http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Trike-With-Bmx-Front-End/
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 20:01:28 PDT
BICYCLE ROOF RACK http://www.instructables.com/id/BICYCLE-ROOF-RACK/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 05:41:52 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
Bicycle Tool Roll http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Tool-Roll/
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 18:29:35 PST
Wood Mudguard http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Mudguard/
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 01:46:14 PST
DIY Bicycle U-Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-U-Lock/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 14:12:59 PST
Build a Campfire and Cook a Delicious Meal http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Campfire-and-Cook-a-Delicious-Meal/
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 17:55:44 PST
Flat Pack Bikebag http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Pack-Bikebag/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 14:52:36 PST
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
Doggy Bike Wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/Doggy-Bike-Wagon/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 20:55:29 PDT
Simple Singlespeed Conversion [SSC] http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Singlespeed-Conversion-SSC/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:43:40 PDT
Seat post adaptor made with soda cans http://www.instructables.com/id/Seat-post-adaptor-made-with-soda-cans/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 08:06:05 PDT
​How to make quick bike bags - panniers from used jerrycans http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-quick-bike-bags-panniers-from-used-jer/
​How to make quick bike bags - panniers from used jerrycans - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/QV9X/I8LGI9XF/F31QV9XI8LGI9XF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/QV9X/I8LGI9XF/F31QV9XI8LGI9XF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/QV9X/I8LGI9XF/F31QV9XI8LGI9XF.SMALL.jpg hobhob Made to be cheap, easy and quick to set up. Since we move often to live in different place, we can't possess much stuff. Moving with just an handful of bolt in our pocket is so far the best system we found. Our rear track support only 25 kg, we usually carry 10 kg/jerrycans. No problem in forest tr...
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 06:51:13 PDT
DIY Bike Repair Stand ver 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Repair-Stand-ver-20/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 19:11:39 PDT
Custom Bike Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalized-Bike/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 13:55:42 PDT
DIY $35 Bike Repair Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Repair-Stand-1/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:08:57 PDT
Get Cool Stickers For FREE! http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Cool-Stickers-For-FREE/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:34:48 PDT
Anti-Skid Chair Feet From Recycled Inner Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Skid-Chair-Feet-From-Recycled-Inner-Tube/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 20:58:37 PDT
My Pedal Pony: a Costume for your Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Pedal-Pony-a-Costume-for-your-Bike/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:04:39 PDT
DIY Bicycle Cargo Trailer (from Child/Kid bike trailer) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Cargo-Trailer-from-ChildKid-bike-trail/
DIY Bicycle Cargo Trailer (from Child/Kid bike trailer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/ZF3Y/I5BB92PO/F94ZF3YI5BB92PO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/ZF3Y/I5BB92PO/F94ZF3YI5BB92PO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/ZF3Y/I5BB92PO/F94ZF3YI5BB92PO.SMALL.jpg marpilli I've seen several DIY bike cargo trailers and I had a burning desire to build one of my own. Oddly enough, I have no real reason for needing one. But, I didn't let that stop me. :)Most of the DIY trailers have a non-adjustable platform for cargo. I decided I would use nylon webbing to construct a...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:54:45 PST
E-MountainBike Video Build Log http://www.instructables.com/id/e-MountianBike-Build-Log/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 08:00:56 PST
Paracord Fob Designer Pencil... http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Fob-Designer-Pencil/
Paracord Fob Designer Pencil... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/G6Z9/I4LKPN7T/F4CG6Z9I4LKPN7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/G6Z9/I4LKPN7T/F4CG6Z9I4LKPN7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/G6Z9/I4LKPN7T/F4CG6Z9I4LKPN7T.SMALL.jpg Mr AbAk Hello Guys,A few days ago We Saw That There was a new contest named THE PARACORD CHALLENGEThen we thought that what should we make for this Contest....Then we Thought of the idea of DIY Paracord Designer Pencil...You will not believe us If we tell you that we tried 3 times before we could finally ma...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 03:24:37 PST
DIY designer plywood swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-swing/
DIY designer plywood swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/SI2B/I4MMMJGK/FZFSI2BI4MMMJGK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/SI2B/I4MMMJGK/FZFSI2BI4MMMJGK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/SI2B/I4MMMJGK/FZFSI2BI4MMMJGK.SMALL.jpg ferred1 This is the plyswing .In 6 easy steps i will show you how you can make your own one! Materials and Machines Materials :1 plywood +-1000x1000x18mm 2x180mm M10 threaded rods 4 lock nuts M10 2xcarabiners20 washers inner diameter 10.5-11 mm 2 pieces of plastic 8mmx20x80(rope 8-12 mm thickness): 2 p...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:25:02 PST
DIY Contactless magnetic induction bike dynamo http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-contactless-magnetic-bike-rim-dynamo/
DIY Contactless magnetic induction bike dynamo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/CJMQ/I3DQHRYU/FW9CJMQI3DQHRYU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/CJMQ/I3DQHRYU/FW9CJMQI3DQHRYU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/CJMQ/I3DQHRYU/FW9CJMQI3DQHRYU.SMALL.jpg stonioni ***WORK IN PROGRESS***I'm in test phase of this project and i want to share with you the progresses!First of all, inspiration:...and its patent: https://www.google.com/patents/DE202011107060U1?cl=enThen, principles involved in this project:- Eddy current- Magnetic inductionReady? GO! TEST #1 magn...
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 16:33:17 PST
RGB LED Safety (Party) Bike Light ($35) http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-SafetyParty-Bike-Light-12/
RGB LED Safety (Party) Bike Light ($35) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/0O4A/I2TG5MEK/FTA0O4AI2TG5MEK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/0O4A/I2TG5MEK/FTA0O4AI2TG5MEK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/0O4A/I2TG5MEK/FTA0O4AI2TG5MEK.SMALL.jpg tgvoss We wanted to add some safety to bike commuting as the days keep getting shorter. Here is our $35 solution.My wife tries to commute three times a week and the current bike lights were not cutting it. Reflective tape and a brighter head lamp did not seem like it would solve the visibility issue. We ha...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 20:10:28 PST
DIY: Bicycle tyre puncture Armour protection. Ultra-Light weight. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-tyre-puncture-Armour-protection-Ultra-/
DIY: Bicycle tyre puncture Armour protection. Ultra-Light weight. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BA9U/I2R9X81M/FBLBA9UI2R9X81M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BA9U/I2R9X81M/FBLBA9UI2R9X81M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BA9U/I2R9X81M/FBLBA9UI2R9X81M.SMALL.jpg Ultra_Alto This Guide will show you how to create a simple, Super cheap, light and effective way for protecting your Bicycle tyres from punctures. Getting a puncture is not a nice feeling, Puncture protection tyres are expensive, With a little know how and a few cheap materials, you have have world class prot...
By: Ultra_Alto

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:41:57 PST
DIY Electric Bike! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Bike/
DIY Electric Bike! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/PDA5/I2F26O77/F0NPDA5I2F26O77.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/PDA5/I2F26O77/F0NPDA5I2F26O77.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/PDA5/I2F26O77/F0NPDA5I2F26O77.SMALL.jpg depotdevoid I live in Eugene, Oregon, one of the most bicycle friendly small cities around, and I really like making use of the many, many bike paths and bike lanes that thread throughout the town and out into the surrounding natural areas. As long as you can handle the rain, this place is a fantastic area for...
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:34:03 PST
Bicycle Sidecar and Trailer Build... http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Sidecar-and-Trailer-Build/
Bicycle Sidecar and Trailer Build... - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/K6LW/I1FQ26FY/FETK6LWI1FQ26FY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/K6LW/I1FQ26FY/FETK6LWI1FQ26FY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/K6LW/I1FQ26FY/FETK6LWI1FQ26FY.SMALL.jpg Gothtec Spent a couple of lovely sunny days building this. Did it because I wanted to see how a sidecar worked and how it felt to ride. This is due to buying one for my motorcycle. Then I just kept going and added a trailer too!!!
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:32:51 PDT
Helmet paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Helmet-paint/
Helmet paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/CZV4/I0YG1BQX/FGMCZV4I0YG1BQX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/CZV4/I0YG1BQX/FGMCZV4I0YG1BQX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/CZV4/I0YG1BQX/FGMCZV4I0YG1BQX.SMALL.jpg pulkit9694 REpainting your helmet by your own.DIY guys The original I had this steel bird companies helmet with me which was working well with my old bike, since i purchased a new Royal Enfield black color i was not satisfied with the same graphical cover on my head.So, taking a risk and enthusiasm in mysel...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 09:59:56 PDT
1999 Marzocchi Bomber Mountain Bike Fork Rebuild http://www.instructables.com/id/1999-Marzocchi-Bomber-Mountain-Bike-Fork-Rebuild/
1999 Marzocchi Bomber Mountain Bike Fork Rebuild - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/N6J5/I0R12ROI/FMEN6J5I0R12ROI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/N6J5/I0R12ROI/FMEN6J5I0R12ROI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/N6J5/I0R12ROI/FMEN6J5I0R12ROI.SMALL.jpg timothytdiy I was given a Wicked Fat Chance with a blown out Marzocchi Bomber fork. If you're not familiar with it, it was a somewhat high end fork when it came out. It offers adjustable dampening through changing the air pressure.When I got it, the fork wasn't holding air pressure and would go flat pretty quic...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 22:40:08 PDT
Free Propeller Bike Mod Update http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Propeller-Bike-Mod-Update/
Free Propeller Bike Mod Update - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/M1B9/I09LTOQ6/FR6M1B9I09LTOQ6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/M1B9/I09LTOQ6/FR6M1B9I09LTOQ6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/M1B9/I09LTOQ6/FR6M1B9I09LTOQ6.SMALL.jpg powertothepeople This instructable covers some improvements in the propeller bike mod and a video of the test ride with some more info and how the bike performed. Please find the first instructable at the link below.http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Propeller-Bike/ Test Ride Using a 10A door bell switch, s...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:25:02 PDT
Lego Tire Valve Caps - REMIX http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Tire-Valve-Caps-REMIX/
Lego Tire Valve Caps - REMIX - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/XV4X/HZ13GSTN/FQ9XV4XHZ13GSTN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/XV4X/HZ13GSTN/FQ9XV4XHZ13GSTN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/XV4X/HZ13GSTN/FQ9XV4XHZ13GSTN.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid Instructables.com just created the REMIX CONTEST so I chose imaseahawksfan's Instructable, How to make Lego® valve stem caps.I have been creating valve caps since I was a BMX riding teenager. I started with dice and gave them to all of my friends. In the last two years I started making them again an...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:22:16 PDT
Mount a U-Lock on Women's Bike Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Mount-a-U-Lock-on-Womens-Bike-Frame/
Mount a U-Lock on Women's Bike Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/HW52/HYWT7V55/FZ3HW52HYWT7V55.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/HW52/HYWT7V55/FZ3HW52HYWT7V55.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/HW52/HYWT7V55/FZ3HW52HYWT7V55.SMALL.jpg skyla157 I've been so frustrated trying to find a way to mount a Kryptonite Series 2 u-lock on my Women's bike frame. The angle the seat post meets the top bar makes it impossible to secure the supplied bracket to the bike frame and the minimal space between the top and bottom bar leaves no room to do much w...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 00:19:08 PDT
Bicycle trailer for heavy cargo http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-trailer-for-heavy-cargo/
Bicycle trailer for heavy cargo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/5TZD/I24M5YG6/FLE5TZDI24M5YG6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/5TZD/I24M5YG6/FLE5TZDI24M5YG6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/5TZD/I24M5YG6/FLE5TZDI24M5YG6.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi If you need to transport heavy cargo with your bike you can build a tough trailer like the one I helped to build in Piubici for the Bricheco girl. Unlike the first trailer I built, this one is bigger and heavier, but let you carry whatever you wish.You only need a pair of small bicycle wheels and so...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 16:53:27 PDT
Revolution - Bike Stamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Revolution-Bike-Stamp/
Revolution - Bike Stamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/NRYW/HXRU39NB/F8YNRYWHXRU39NB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/NRYW/HXRU39NB/F8YNRYWHXRU39NB.SQUARE.jpg https://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
EASY Bike Seatpost Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-Bike-Seatpost-Mount/
EASY Bike Seatpost Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/YET3/HXEZ8QLP/FF0YET3HXEZ8QLP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/YET3/HXEZ8QLP/FF0YET3HXEZ8QLP.SQUARE.jpg https://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)...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 05:49:35 PDT
Bicycle Wheel Windmill http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Wheel-Windmill/
Bicycle Wheel Windmill - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/CJW7/HXC4MPKC/F4HCJW7HXC4MPKC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/CJW7/HXC4MPKC/F4HCJW7HXC4MPKC.SQUARE.jpg https://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
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
bicycle shifter grip http://www.instructables.com/id/bicycle-shifter-grip/
bicycle shifter grip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/7R8X/HWLD7PF7/FHX7R8XHWLD7PF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/7R8X/HWLD7PF7/FHX7R8XHWLD7PF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/7R8X/HWLD7PF7/FHX7R8XHWLD7PF7.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Although the bicycle components are usually made so that their weight is lower as possible, you can add a nice coloured grip to your shifter in a few easy steps. The Sugru Clean the shifter with alcohol, so that Sugru will adhere better.Now you need a pack of Sugru, you can choose the colour you ...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 23:41:01 PDT
biga, the bike trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/biga-the-bike-trailer/
biga, the bike trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/2H3T/HVTWG3HR/FT12H3THVTWG3HR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/2H3T/HVTWG3HR/FT12H3THVTWG3HR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/2H3T/HVTWG3HR/FT12H3THVTWG3HR.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi In support of a bicycle workshop I have decided with my friends to build a trailer to carry the tools around the city.We were not skilled in welding iron frames, but that didn't stop us, and with some advice we succeeded in building a nice, strong, and effective trailer, which remembers me an ancien...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 11:28:33 PDT
Open Source DIY Automatic Bike Tail Light 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Source-Light-Sensor-Kit-20/
Open Source DIY Automatic Bike Tail Light 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/G78N/HURHPOUU/F8ZG78NHURHPOUU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/G78N/HURHPOUU/F8ZG78NHURHPOUU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/G78N/HURHPOUU/F8ZG78NHURHPOUU.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle An improved tail light that automatically turns on when it gets dark. Improvements include a custom PCB for easier assembly with better components, better component layout, and brighter LEDs.Please click below to support our Kickstarter campaign to make this kit available for purchase online!https:/...
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Sat, 3 May 2014 20:49:46 PDT
EASY Bike Handlebar/Fork Mount [UPDATED] http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Bicycle-Camera-Mount/
EASY Bike Handlebar/Fork Mount [UPDATED] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/7GS3/HXEZ8O8K/FVC7GS3HXEZ8O8K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/7GS3/HXEZ8O8K/FVC7GS3HXEZ8O8K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/7GS3/HXEZ8O8K/FVC7GS3HXEZ8O8K.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everybody! In this i'ble I will show you how to make by yourself two super easy, strong, practical and very cheap bicycle mounts 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 mad...
By: manuelmasc

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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:16:26 PDT