Instructables: exploring - outside - bike - mountain - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 2 Sep 2014 02:46:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 Sugru - Bike Chainstay Protector - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Bike-Chainstay-Protector/
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By: MobileMakerspace

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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 08:42:40 PDT
How to easily convert your bike into a snow bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-easily-convert-your-bike-into-a-snow-bike/
How to easily convert your bike into a snow bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/E475/HF23WKY3/FE4E475HF23WKY3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/E475/HF23WKY3/FE4E475HF23WKY3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/E475/HF23WKY3/FE4E475HF23WKY3.SMALL.jpg mykiscool Before I bring you to the materials list, I'd better cover my butt with a disclaimer. Disclaimer: I'm not responsible if anyone gets hurt during the construction or use of this product. I design and construct this product in a manner that I believe is safe, but as in everything accidents do happen,...
By: mykiscool

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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 13:54:51 PDT
Portable and Winter Mountain or Cyclocross Bike Washing Tip http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-and-Winter-Mountain-or-Cyclocross-Bike-Wa/
Portable and Winter Mountain or Cyclocross Bike Washing Tip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/708O/HAWBWTGX/F1X708OHAWBWTGX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/708O/HAWBWTGX/F1X708OHAWBWTGX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/708O/HAWBWTGX/F1X708OHAWBWTGX.SMALL.jpg marple200 This is my simple solution for washing your mountain bike when water is not readily available. As you may be aware, the mud is much easier to remove when it is still wet, so the faster you get it done after your ride the less effort required and the more thorough a cleaning job can be. Two situatio...
By: marple200

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Sun, 6 Jan 2013 13:53:26 PST
DIY Bicycle Chain Tensioner http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Chain-Tensioner/
DIY Bicycle Chain Tensioner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/N82M/H5IRUWT3/FCDN82MH5IRUWT3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/N82M/H5IRUWT3/FCDN82MH5IRUWT3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/N82M/H5IRUWT3/FCDN82MH5IRUWT3.SMALL.jpg GuitarGuyJames Chain tensioners and guides are often used in "extreme" mountain biking such as downhill, freeride, and fourcross. They are used to stop the chain from bouncing around and falling off. However, they are very expensive for a simple item, generally ranging from 30 to over 100 euros. This is a simple w...
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Mon, 6 Aug 2012 12:54:35 PDT
Adjustable Ski and Bike Helmet Mount for LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Ski-and-Bike-Helmet-Mount-for-LED-Flash/
Adjustable Ski and Bike Helmet Mount for LED Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/TYSS/H461X6JB/FNKTYSSH461X6JB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/TYSS/H461X6JB/FNKTYSSH461X6JB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/TYSS/H461X6JB/FNKTYSSH461X6JB.SMALL.jpg josefski If you've seen my previous featured instructable, you know that I like to make bright LED lights that are helmet mountable. I thought my last one was pretty good, and at the time it was the best helmet mounted bike/ski light I could get for the money and effort. Well, it just so happens that a few m...
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Tue, 3 Jul 2012 18:38:30 PDT
Mountain Bicycle Chopper http://www.instructables.com/id/Mountain-Bike-Chopper/
Mountain Bicycle Chopper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/9FK1/GNXX1DL5/FFF9FK1GNXX1DL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/9FK1/GNXX1DL5/FFF9FK1GNXX1DL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/9FK1/GNXX1DL5/FFF9FK1GNXX1DL5.SMALL.jpg husamwadi Hey, ever wanted the power to see peoples heads turn?, get that hot girl of your dreams (the validity of this statement is unknown :P ), or just want to look freakin cool? Then you should invest in building your own chopper bicycle! Its fun, not so easy, but still fun! lets get started. This ...
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Mon, 23 May 2011 15:28:58 PDT
Electroluminescent Mountain Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Electroluminescent-Mountain-Bike/
Electroluminescent Mountain Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/X00C/GC4G8OP9/FLUX00CGC4G8OP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/X00C/GC4G8OP9/FLUX00CGC4G8OP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/X00C/GC4G8OP9/FLUX00CGC4G8OP9.SMALL.jpg QuackMasterDan This guide offers you the chance to implement electroluminescent wire (EL Wire) and LED strings to light up the night while riding safe, shiny, and highly stylish. Electroluminescent Wire, also called EL Wire, is a copper cable coated in a reactive paint. By forcing electricity to jump through the ...
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Fri, 30 Jul 2010 00:13:25 PDT
Tow a Boat with a Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Tow-a-Boat-with-a-Bike/
Tow a Boat with a Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/I93Y/FYAJFOFD/F3II93YFYAJFOFD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/I93Y/FYAJFOFD/F3II93YFYAJFOFD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/I93Y/FYAJFOFD/F3II93YFYAJFOFD.SMALL.jpg hpstoutharrow If you live near a lake but not on the lake; a bike boat trailer is the way to tow your small boat to the neighborhood lake. This trailer is made from black iron pipe and wheelbarrow wheels. It uses standard threaded pipe fittings so there is no welding involved. The boat is 9 feet long and wei...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2009 18:53:21 PDT
Atomic Zombie's Carnage chopper bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Atomic-Zombie-s-Carnage-chopper-bicycle/
Atomic Zombie's Carnage chopper bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/QR97/3CQEPZY2H0F/FUNQR973CQEPZY2H0F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/QR97/3CQEPZY2H0F/FUNQR973CQEPZY2H0F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/QR97/3CQEPZY2H0F/FUNQR973CQEPZY2H0F.SMALL.jpg KoolKat Full suspension mountain bikes with v-shaped frames have become very popular over the years, so it's no wonder that the local landfill has been seeing more and more of the cheap steel versions lately. The typical lifespan of a department store type bike seems to be about three years. Although fully ...
By: KoolKat

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Mon, 24 Jul 2006 08:59:29 PDT