Instructables: exploring - outside - bike - safety http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 02:42:56 PDT BLOX v1.01 GlowHacker Bike Lights Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/CyGlow-Bike-Lights-Workshop/
GlowHacker Bike Lights Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/QGPV/HWLD0E62/F9CQGPVHWLD0E62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/QGPV/HWLD0E62/F9CQGPVHWLD0E62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/QGPV/HWLD0E62/F9CQGPVHWLD0E62.SMALL.jpg alexglow There are too many intelligent, talented people riding around without any lights, like total idiots (a.k.a. "darkwads"). To help change this, I've been running a workshop called GlowHacker, which puts TRON-worthy light strips on your awesome bike.They're durable! These bad boys stand up to a lot of ...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:33:37 PDT
Safety light on bike helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Safety-light-on-bike-helmet/
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Thu, 10 Oct 2013 21:21:14 PDT
Reflective Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Reflective-Belt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/Y6QM/HFWSV0X9/FQOY6QMHFWSV0X9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/Y6QM/HFWSV0X9/FQOY6QMHFWSV0X9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/Y6QM/HFWSV0X9/FQOY6QMHFWSV0X9.SMALL.jpg vicesat A homemade reflective belt, easy to made and can save your life. Perfect for running, bicycle, adults and kids.
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Tue, 7 May 2013 10:13:04 PDT
Brake LED for bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Brake-LED-for-bicycle/
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 04:42:00 PDT
VZ PANEL - Modular Retroreflective Safety Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/VZ-PANEL-Modular-Retroreflective-Safety-Panel/
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Fri, 19 Oct 2012 01:01:07 PDT
safe cycling at night http://www.instructables.com/id/safe-cycling-at-night/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/MYL5/H5408DZ7/F7DMYL5H5408DZ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/MYL5/H5408DZ7/F7DMYL5H5408DZ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/MYL5/H5408DZ7/F7DMYL5H5408DZ7.SMALL.jpg vybard Quick and easy safety torsh for you bicycle if necessary  to ride at late evening time . Any light is good for bright-color plastic bottle. It works for evening city cyclings. You will be noticed :)
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Fri, 27 Jul 2012 14:31:20 PDT
Night Bike! http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Bike/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2012 19:47:14 PST
Voltage Regulated [5v] Bicycle Dynamo Light & USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Voltage-Regulated-5-V-Bicycle-Dynamo-Light-USB/
Voltage Regulated [5v] Bicycle Dynamo Light & USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/TCHO/GSEEJZIP/FKRTCHOGSEEJZIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/TCHO/GSEEJZIP/FKRTCHOGSEEJZIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/TCHO/GSEEJZIP/FKRTCHOGSEEJZIP.SMALL.jpg sgomes3 Even though, there are plenty of "Dynamo Bike Light" instructions on this site, I thought I would share mines.   The great news, there are NO resistors in my circuit.    It has a fixed 5 volt output, so you can ride as fast as you want without worrying about burning out the LEDs.  Also, since this h...
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Fri, 9 Sep 2011 10:50:33 PDT
Regenerative Braking for Bicycle Safety http://www.instructables.com/id/Regenerative-Braking-for-Bicycle-Safety/
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Sun, 22 May 2011 12:26:31 PDT
Neon Bike Project II http://www.instructables.com/id/Neon-Bike-Project-II/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/M9LE/GKXTXHD1/FU2M9LEGKXTXHD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/M9LE/GKXTXHD1/FU2M9LEGKXTXHD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/M9LE/GKXTXHD1/FU2M9LEGKXTXHD1.SMALL.jpg catman529 This is the second bike I have decked out with green and blue LEDs. The LEDs were purchased at Besthongkong.com. The neon underglow was created with HDPE hose tube found in the plumbing area at Lowes. Batteries and switch all contained in one trusty Altoids tin.
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Tue, 8 Mar 2011 19:32:07 PST
Multi Colored 8 LED Back Bicycle Safety Light ( mini m&m housing) http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Colored-8-LED-Back-Bicycle-Safety-Light-mi/
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Wed, 12 Jan 2011 23:21:05 PST
cheap rechargeable bike light http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-rechargeable-bike-light/
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Wed, 1 Dec 2010 17:08:22 PST
Waterproof nighttime LED running lights for your bicycle. http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-nighttime-LED-running-lights-for-your-b/
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Sat, 25 Sep 2010 00:37:46 PDT
Bicycle Awareness Siren http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Awareness-Siren/
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Fri, 13 Aug 2010 15:00:22 PDT
My Helmet Mohawk made of a scrubbing brush http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Helmet-Mohawk-made-of-a-scrubbing-brush/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/ETW6/GCJ0Z8RU/FB4ETW6GCJ0Z8RU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/ETW6/GCJ0Z8RU/FB4ETW6GCJ0Z8RU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/ETW6/GCJ0Z8RU/FB4ETW6GCJ0Z8RU.SMALL.jpg Jujitsu-Man When I saw this instructable a few months ago, I decided to make my own "Helmet Mohawk". So I bought a cheap Helmet (11€) for trying it. First, I tried making the Mohawk following the "METHOD 2: FUZZY CLOTH" described in the instructable made by dan. But I couldn't find that kind of long hair fuzzy...
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Sat, 7 Aug 2010 09:05:22 PDT
Bright Bike DIY Kit Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Bright-Bike-DIY-Kit-Installation/
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Mon, 24 May 2010 10:04:24 PDT
LED-Day-Drive-Light for your bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Day-Drive-Light-for-your-bicycle/
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Sun, 29 Nov 2009 07:00:38 PST
CFL Headlight and Taillight for (Electric) Bicycles http://www.instructables.com/id/CFL-Headlight-and-Taillight-for-Electric-Bicycle/
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Fri, 20 Nov 2009 17:14:02 PST
Make your riding gear seen, cheaply. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-riding-gear-seen-cheaply/
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Tue, 10 Nov 2009 19:30:08 PST
Helmet mounted rear view mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Helmet-mounted-rear-view-mirror/
Helmet mounted rear view mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/EH53/FWEGKE6C/FB7EH53FWEGKE6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/EH53/FWEGKE6C/FB7EH53FWEGKE6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/EH53/FWEGKE6C/FB7EH53FWEGKE6C.SMALL.jpg gmartin2000 A quick low cost solution for a horizontally wide angle view of what's coming up behind you. The total cost of parts not found around the home is $3.99 (for the mirror). Compare to an off the shelf rear view mirror starting at $14.99. Also, this mirror provides a wider horizontal view than the circu...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2009 23:22:32 PDT
Bicycle Turn Indicators http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Turn-Indicators/
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Sun, 7 Jun 2009 00:16:32 PDT
Magnetic Induction Bike Lights (Mod) http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Induction-Bike-Lights/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2009 18:02:53 PST
Bright Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Bright-Bike/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2008 06:44:23 PST
Commuting and Trail Riding Bicycle Helmet Lighting Solution... http://www.instructables.com/id/Commuting-and-Trail-Riding-Bicycle-Helmet-Lighting/
Commuting and Trail Riding Bicycle Helmet Lighting Solution... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/M88I/FOD6UZGL/FF2M88IFOD6UZGL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/M88I/FOD6UZGL/FF2M88IFOD6UZGL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/M88I/FOD6UZGL/FF2M88IFOD6UZGL.SMALL.jpg callmesuperman I am an Alaskan, all weather, year round bicycle commuter. I ride approximately 29 miles per day, round trip. My commute consists of approximately 6 miles of semi lighted Bicycle/Sidewalk on a thoroughfare, 6 miles of sparsely lit Bike lane roadway riding, 10 miles of intermittently lighted paved ...
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Sat, 6 Dec 2008 14:02:10 PST
Bicycle Light Steampunk Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Light-Steampunk-Style/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2008 12:42:42 PST
Paint your bike / bicycle / gear reflective! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-your-bike-bicycle-gear-reflective/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2008 10:06:15 PST
Adrian monk Disneytopian Blinking Hand of Righteousness (Turn Signal Glove) http://www.instructables.com/id/Adrian-Monk-Disneytopian-Blinking-Hand-of-Righteou/
Adrian monk Disneytopian Blinking Hand of Righteousness (Turn Signal Glove) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/8JN7/FNI43QT6/FM58JN7FNI43QT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/8JN7/FNI43QT6/FM58JN7FNI43QT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/8JN7/FNI43QT6/FM58JN7FNI43QT6.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Really a left-handed glove but something to show direction or give that needed backhand for those who get out of line. This is really a lighted LED glove to highlight visibility of your hand when you give proper hand turn signals when riding in the dark or near-dark.This was inspired by the turn s...
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Fri, 14 Nov 2008 18:39:23 PST
Helmet mounted bicycle light on the quick and cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Helmet-mounted-bike-light-on-the-quick-and-cheap/
Helmet mounted bicycle light on the quick and cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/E4XE/FN84QZLA/FOME4XEFN84QZLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/E4XE/FN84QZLA/FOME4XEFN84QZLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/E4XE/FN84QZLA/FOME4XEFN84QZLA.SMALL.jpg goodgnus This is a quick and easy one. A front bike light for your helmet, it goes where you go and shines where you look! No more multiple handlebar mounts on different bikes, broken handlebar mounts, cumbersome external batteries, etc. After breaking several cheap plastic mounts I'd had enough of bike mo...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2008 10:10:55 PST
Bicycle Safety Lighting and Turn Signals From (Mostly) Recycled Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Safety-Lighting-and-Turn-Signals-From-Mos/
Bicycle Safety Lighting and Turn Signals From (Mostly) Recycled Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/VV8J/FNHTFN3X/FC7VV8JFNHTFN3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/VV8J/FNHTFN3X/FC7VV8JFNHTFN3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/VV8J/FNHTFN3X/FC7VV8JFNHTFN3X.SMALL.jpg Amberwolf ReThink, RePurpose, ReUse."Just a warning for the patience-impaired: I explain my reasoning a lot in this, so that you can make your own choices about things easier, which greatly lengthens this instructable. If you don't like long detailed articles, you should stop reading now, as there is no con...
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Thu, 6 Nov 2008 22:01:56 PST
FlashBack - Backpack, Camelbak or Jersey Integrated LED Bike Flashers http://www.instructables.com/id/LiteBack---Backpack-or-Camelback-Mounted-LED-Bike-/
FlashBack - Backpack, Camelbak or Jersey Integrated LED Bike Flashers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/ZYA8/FGSGU0YL/FZEZYA8FGSGU0YL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/ZYA8/FGSGU0YL/FZEZYA8FGSGU0YL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/ZYA8/FGSGU0YL/FZEZYA8FGSGU0YL.SMALL.jpg engineerable I often ride bikes that end up not having working LED flashers, either because it's a friends bike who doesn't believe in safety, mountain bike, or the batteries are dead again. Since I always bring my camelbak with me on rides, I designed some LED flashers that are integrated into the bag. Some o...
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Tue, 27 May 2008 21:36:29 PDT
Killerjackalope's guide to urban cycling http://www.instructables.com/id/Killerjackalopes-guide-to-urban-cycling/
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By: killerjackalope

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Thu, 1 May 2008 13:07:07 PDT
Daylight Visible Bike Light - Front/Rear Combo - 100 Lumens on 2 AA's http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Bike-Light---FrontRear-Combo---100-Lumen/
Daylight Visible Bike Light - Front/Rear Combo - 100 Lumens on 2 AA's - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/Z9G5/F0X27XT1/FFXZ9G5F0X27XT1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/Z9G5/F0X27XT1/FFXZ9G5F0X27XT1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/Z9G5/F0X27XT1/FFXZ9G5F0X27XT1.SMALL.jpg dan The Ultimate Combo Bike Safety Light - It's a front/rear combo light with two 3-watt high-power LED's, all powered by just two rechargeable AA's. No heavier than your old setup but 10x brighter! All for only $20, and you can re-use the case from your oldest crappiest bike blinker to make this one!...
By: dan

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Fri, 27 Apr 2007 04:55:59 PDT
How to build a 1,024,000 mcd portable light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-1%2c024%2c000-mcd-portable-light/
How to build a 1,024,000 mcd portable light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/HG5X/BX4EP27RRO4/FPMHG5XBX4EP27RRO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/HG5X/BX4EP27RRO4/FPMHG5XBX4EP27RRO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/HG5X/BX4EP27RRO4/FPMHG5XBX4EP27RRO4.SMALL.jpg yeti These are instructions on building a very bright, very low power portable light for less than $100. I use these on my bike. Gather parts. Parts:64 16000mcd LEDs -- you can use other LEDs if you cant find these.soldering ironsolderneedlenose pliersside cuttersflux4-5 dipole molex connectors1 micro...
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Sat, 1 Oct 2005 14:19:36 PDT