Instructables: exploring - outside - bike http://www.instructables.com Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:38:50 PST BLOX v1.01 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BA9U/I2R9X81M/FBLBA9UI2R9X81M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BA9U/I2R9X81M/FBLBA9UI2R9X81M.SQUARE.jpg http://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...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:41:57 PST
Rear Fender Bridge: Near-Full Coverage Fenders For Bicycles with Little Tire Clearance http://www.instructables.com/id/Rear-Fender-Bridge-Near-Full-Coverage-Fenders-For-/
Rear Fender Bridge: Near-Full Coverage Fenders For Bicycles with Little Tire Clearance - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRGZ/I2LMJ5NO/F7HTRGZI2LMJ5NO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRGZ/I2LMJ5NO/F7HTRGZI2LMJ5NO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRGZ/I2LMJ5NO/F7HTRGZI2LMJ5NO.SMALL.jpg dlynch02132 I had trouble putting a rear fender on my favorite bike because of the clearence between the tire and the brake arms. You run into this problem on bikes that were designed for performance, i.e. not commuting. I didn't want to use narrower tires. I was already forced to run 700X25 tires when I usuall...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:45:50 PST
DIY Electric Bike! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Bike/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:34:03 PST
Bike Rack DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Rack-DIY/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 21:34:22 PST
Vintage Style Bicycle Saddle Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Style-Bicycle-Saddle-Bag/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 12:21:01 PST
Bike trailer awesome http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-trailer-anyone/
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 08:57:01 PST
Repair Bike Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Bike-Mirror/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 17:45:37 PST
Bicycle Chain Waxer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Chain-Waxer/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 03:04:28 PDT
Quick Light Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Light-Mount/
Quick Light Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/NAE1/I1U3BNVD/F66NAE1I1U3BNVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/NAE1/I1U3BNVD/F66NAE1I1U3BNVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/NAE1/I1U3BNVD/F66NAE1I1U3BNVD.SMALL.jpg vreinkymov This is a very quick answer to how to mount any flashlight onto a bicycle. All you need are two hose clamps and a flashlight. If it's not intuitive, the next step explains how. Steps One clamp should be slightly wider than the flashlightThe other clamp should be slightly wider than the bicycle ha...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:11:09 PDT
Bicycle Trunk http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trunk/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:53:52 PDT
Modding a toolbox for easy bicycle transport http://www.instructables.com/id/Modding-a-toolbox-for-easy-bicycle-transport/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:18:38 PDT
Glow Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-Bike/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:11:41 PDT
Repair a Bicycle Lock with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-Bicycle-Lock-with-Sugru/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:59:32 PDT
horse bike http://www.instructables.com/id/horse-bike/
horse bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KDF1/I1SB5G19/F15KDF1I1SB5G19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KDF1/I1SB5G19/F15KDF1I1SB5G19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KDF1/I1SB5G19/F15KDF1I1SB5G19.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Giddy-up, pilgrim!Whether you're wrangling cattle or just cruising along a country road, everything is better with a horse. Combine your favourite things about riding horses with the convenience of a bicycle, with the horse bike!Maybe you need a horse to go with your knight or Zorro costume, or mayb...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:57:21 PDT
IoT Hackathon - Bike Safety http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Hackaton-Bike-Safety/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 10:46:50 PDT
Leather Streamers http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Streamers/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:11:56 PDT
Fixed my bike light and bike trailer reflector! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixed-my-bike-light-and-bike-trailer-reflector/
Fixed my bike light and bike trailer reflector! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/V05M/I1KJMUMC/FC3V05MI1KJMUMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/V05M/I1KJMUMC/FC3V05MI1KJMUMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/V05M/I1KJMUMC/FC3V05MI1KJMUMC.SMALL.jpg YuKonstruct Hi folksDon't you hate it when you drop some plastic thing and it breaks on you? Landfill? No! Sugru! I am a year-round cyclist in Whitehorse, Yukon. When it gets dark, lights are important. The problem is the black clip which attaches the light to the seat post snapped, so any bump in the ro...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:44:56 PDT
Make your Cargo Bike into a Swedish House http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbing-the-Cargo-Bike-as-a-Swedish-House/
Make your Cargo Bike into a Swedish House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/0YN8/I1NEF8V5/FAA0YN8I1NEF8V5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/0YN8/I1NEF8V5/FAA0YN8I1NEF8V5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/0YN8/I1NEF8V5/FAA0YN8I1NEF8V5.SMALL.jpg kristiansidelmann This project started because we're about to embark on the (hopefully) wonderful journey of parenthood. We're figured this would be a good time to fix our broken cargo bike. And why not make make into a small house for the kid, now we're at it.You'll need:An old worn out Cargo bikeWeatherproof paintM...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:12:25 PDT
Easy Leather U-Lock Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Leather-U-Lock-Holster/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:20:19 PDT
Cheap and Easy Bicycle Bottle nozzle Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Bicycle-Bottle-nozzle-Cover/
Cheap and Easy Bicycle Bottle nozzle Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/R69N/I1KJK9AY/FQWR69NI1KJK9AY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/R69N/I1KJK9AY/FQWR69NI1KJK9AY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/R69N/I1KJK9AY/FQWR69NI1KJK9AY.SMALL.jpg ariel1 Almost all bike bottles of big brands come without covers for the bottle nozzle.When riding the nozzle is covered with sand and dust, and sometimes it's so muddy you can barely drink. So I decided to create my own cover. ​Materials and tools: Scissors Bottle of soft drinkRubber strip (Rubber thr...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:28:09 PDT
No-Slip Bicycle Accessory Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Slip-Bicycle-Accessory-Hack/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:00:34 PDT
portable bike repair stand http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-bike-repair-stand/
portable bike repair stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/DC5W/I1J5XPK9/F92DC5WI1J5XPK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/DC5W/I1J5XPK9/F92DC5WI1J5XPK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/DC5W/I1J5XPK9/F92DC5WI1J5XPK9.SMALL.jpg ariel1 I decided to build bike repair stand so I searched for instructions but at every kind was a little cons - too expensive, too weak, too complicated and so. So I decided to combine some ideas and create improved model. Because I living in building and I want to store the stand in my warehouse I lookin...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:57:34 PDT
Coat Hanger Hack : gears dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Coat-Hanger-Hack-gears-dryer/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:59:13 PDT
U-Lock Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/U-Lock-Holster/
U-Lock Holster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5U9P/I1FPP4BO/FJ05U9PI1FPP4BO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5U9P/I1FPP4BO/FJ05U9PI1FPP4BO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5U9P/I1FPP4BO/FJ05U9PI1FPP4BO.SMALL.jpg lorenzenj I was considering buying a U-Lock holster, like the nice leather ones made by Mission Bicycles in San Francisco. However, I was not sure if I would like that means of carrying my lock, and I wanted to try it out first. So I looked around the house to see if I could just make one instead, and found a...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 02:25:20 PDT
Home Trainer front wheel block http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Trainer-front-wheel-block/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:49:16 PDT
Bicycle Sidecar and Trailer Build... http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Sidecar-and-Trailer-Build/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:32:51 PDT
Rare Schwinn Gladiator Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Rare-Schwinn-Gladiator-Restoration/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:56:30 PDT
Bicycle Sidecar for your Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Sidecar/
Bicycle Sidecar for your Dog - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3GKN/I1566DNE/F6L3GKNI1566DNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3GKN/I1566DNE/F6L3GKNI1566DNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3GKN/I1566DNE/F6L3GKNI1566DNE.SMALL.jpg travderose The inspiration for this project came from stevebod and the bicycle sidecar he built: http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bicycle-Sidecar/After seeing stevebod's build, I immediately became intrigued and knew I had to build one for myself. There was only one problem: I don't have a child to rid...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:27:29 PDT
Bicycle Side Crash Pad Carrier (for climbers) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Side-Crash-Pad-Carrier-for-climbers/
Bicycle Side Crash Pad Carrier (for climbers) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/LQWZ/I1565LU4/F35LQWZI1565LU4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/LQWZ/I1565LU4/F35LQWZI1565LU4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/LQWZ/I1565LU4/F35LQWZI1565LU4.SMALL.jpg danja.mewes As a car-less climber living in an area full of good rocks I've often considered how I could easily get my crash pad to a climbing area, or at least to a rendezvous point. Enter the side crash pad carrier, inspired by similar models for surf boards and constructed of pvc pipes.My inspirations:and h...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:07:26 PDT
FMF Dirt Bike Polishing!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/FMF-Dirt-Bike-Polishing/
FMF Dirt Bike Polishing!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/CLG4/I1696GGB/FVBCLG4I1696GGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/CLG4/I1696GGB/FVBCLG4I1696GGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/CLG4/I1696GGB/FVBCLG4I1696GGB.SMALL.jpg SonicDaHedgehog If you have a old worn out FMF pipe that has rust, grease, or just plain dirt on it, then this tutorial is for you. Today I will show you how to clean/ polish you FMF Pipe to make it look shiny and new again! What you need! -Exhaust pipe-Foil-Water-Paper towel;This will work basically on any exha...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:26:37 PDT
Bluetooth Speaker Scooter Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Speaker-Scooter-Holster/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 08:35:39 PDT
Super Simple Handlebar Tassels from a Bike Inner Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Handlebar-Tassels-from-a-Bike-Inner-T/
Super Simple Handlebar Tassels from a Bike Inner Tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/QDBN/I11YVCDB/F4TQDBNI11YVCDB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/QDBN/I11YVCDB/F4TQDBNI11YVCDB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/QDBN/I11YVCDB/F4TQDBNI11YVCDB.SMALL.jpg masterbuilder I work in a bike shop, and I hate having to throw out old tubes that can easily be reused into all sorts of things. I'm not very good at sewing or anything like that, so most of my old tubes get turned into bungee cords, ranger bands, or other simple things.But now, I have found a way to make these ...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 12:31:57 PDT
Public Bike Tool Repair Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Public-Bike-Tool-Repair-Stand/
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By: Dzacher

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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 20:48:47 PDT
Helmet paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Helmet-paint/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 09:59:56 PDT
How To Change The Weight On A Compound Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-The-Weight-On-A-Compound-Bow/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 14:28:07 PDT
Add a POCKET to your cycling jacket!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-a-pocket-to-your-cycling-jacket/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 11:16:02 PDT
Bike MakeOver http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-MakeOver/
Bike MakeOver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/DGQ5/I0R15XS1/FR7DGQ5I0R15XS1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/DGQ5/I0R15XS1/FR7DGQ5I0R15XS1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/DGQ5/I0R15XS1/FR7DGQ5I0R15XS1.SMALL.jpg abeaule The first imagine is what my bike looked like before I did it up. After a bit of cheap cleaning and painting, it looks a thousand times better. As a student, having a bike is a life saver. Cheap but efficient way too travel. I still like to have nice stuff though. Since the paint job, many people ha...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 05:34:12 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/N6J5/I0R12ROI/FMEN6J5I0R12ROI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/N6J5/I0R12ROI/FMEN6J5I0R12ROI.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Bicycle Trailer LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trailer-LED-Lights/
Bicycle Trailer LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/70AH/I0LCP94R/FB870AHI0LCP94R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/70AH/I0LCP94R/FB870AHI0LCP94R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/70AH/I0LCP94R/FB870AHI0LCP94R.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid So, I've already lit my bikes and built my bicycle trailer, now it's time to light up the trailer. This is a relatively simple task that doesn't require too much time or effort. In fact, it went pretty quick. With the search tools I've provided below and a bit of patience, you should be able to purc...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:35:06 PDT
Bike Lock Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Lock-Sleeve/
Bike Lock Sleeve - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/SUUG/I0LCC20A/F1HSUUGI0LCC20A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/SUUG/I0LCC20A/F1HSUUGI0LCC20A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/SUUG/I0LCC20A/F1HSUUGI0LCC20A.SMALL.jpg dustintisdale The lock sleeve/ holder is a single sheet of leather cut and etched by a Universal Laser Cutter. The patterning was generated from a Grasshopper script which allows for quick customization. The buttons and bike application were done manually.
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 12:32:52 PDT
Easy toe clips http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-toe-clips/
Easy toe clips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/1W0H/I0C94RZC/FOS1W0HI0C94RZC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/1W0H/I0C94RZC/FOS1W0HI0C94RZC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/1W0H/I0C94RZC/FOS1W0HI0C94RZC.SMALL.jpg clargent Toe clips are a convenient alternative to clipped pedals. Nobody wants to get all gussied up to ride down to the store or wherever. Only problem with toe clips, the hang upside down and they're nearly impossible to flip right side up. here's my (very cheap) solution. 3 zip ties is all it takes P...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:14:24 PDT
Super Lazy Cyclist Bycicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Lazy-Cyclist-Bycicle/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 03:40:16 PDT
Free Propeller Bike Mod Update http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Propeller-Bike-Mod-Update/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:25:02 PDT
Bike headlights for riser handle bars http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-headlights-for-riser-handle-bars/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:06:00 PDT
Fastening a bike horn with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Fastening-a-bike-horn-with-Sugru/
Fastening a bike horn with Sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/LEM8/I00TGQWH/F46LEM8I00TGQWH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/LEM8/I00TGQWH/F46LEM8I00TGQWH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/LEM8/I00TGQWH/F46LEM8I00TGQWH.SMALL.jpg MatB I had a crazy idea. I thought having a horn rather than a bell on my bike would be nicer. It turns out that a horn makes people jump out of their skin even more than a bell does. Failed, but don't let that stop me. Idea #1 Unfortunately, the cheap horn I ordered from China didn't fit on my oversi...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 07:02:28 PDT
Easy Bicycle Panniers in a Developing Country http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Panniers-in-a-developing-country/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:04:00 PDT
How to service a bike hub http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-service-a-bike-hub/
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:39:21 PDT
Wooden Pallet - Bike and Scooter Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pallet-Bike-and-Scooter-Rack/
Wooden Pallet - Bike and Scooter Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/94DG/HZJOT1Z4/F9O94DGHZJOT1Z4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/94DG/HZJOT1Z4/F9O94DGHZJOT1Z4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/94DG/HZJOT1Z4/F9O94DGHZJOT1Z4.SMALL.jpg Davinci2K1 Wanted to get some kid-friendly bike storage/organization for our garage. I had seen a bunch of wooden pallet bike racks here and around the web - of varying levels of effort, execution. Since I was able to get me hands on a couple of nice wooden pallets for free - I was able to complete this littl...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 21:00:21 PDT
Quick Tip #3 - Quick and easy Motion Activated Bicycle Head light http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Tip-3-Quick-and-easy-Motion-Activated-Bicycl/
Quick Tip #3 - Quick and easy Motion Activated Bicycle Head light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/9474/HZL3OW1P/FJS9474HZL3OW1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/9474/HZL3OW1P/FJS9474HZL3OW1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/9474/HZL3OW1P/FJS9474HZL3OW1P.SMALL.jpg -chase- My electric bicycle's led head light hadn't worked since i got it. So... what to do what to do...?I decided rather than waste the headlight since it looks good on the bike, until i can fix it the way i want, I'd to temporarily turn my bike head light into a Motion Activated Head light by way of a v...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:50:05 PDT
Building a Carbon Fibre Bamboo Bicycle From Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Carbon-Fibre-Bamboo-Bicycle-From-Scratc/
Building a Carbon Fibre Bamboo Bicycle From Scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/HJH1/HZFE1O14/FKDHJH1HZFE1O14.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/HJH1/HZFE1O14/FKDHJH1HZFE1O14.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/HJH1/HZFE1O14/FKDHJH1HZFE1O14.SMALL.jpg Justin Lam Look no further for a free-range, organic, and gluten-free mode of transportation! Bamboo bicycles not only look resplendent, but they also provide fantastic road vibration absorption, higher strength to weight ratio than steel, and similar stiffness to aluminum. With a bit of time and sweat, you ca...
By: Justin Lam

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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:30:23 PDT