Instructables: exploring - outside - bike http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:01:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
Coat Hanger Hack : gears dryer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/6IAK/I1ILKAHH/FBY6IAKI1ILKAHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/6IAK/I1ILKAHH/FBY6IAKI1ILKAHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/6IAK/I1ILKAHH/FBY6IAKI1ILKAHH.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez Autumn is here with heavy rains, what's worth than wearing cold wet clothes to ride back home after work day. Here's a simple hack to dry your stuff on radiators without burning them.Inspired by TheProcrastibaker and his shoe storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Closet-Hacks-Cheap-Shoe-Storage-in...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:59:13 PDT
U-Lock Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/U-Lock-Holster/
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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/
Home Trainer front wheel block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/MQW1/I1C43HDV/FV0MQW1I1C43HDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/MQW1/I1C43HDV/FV0MQW1I1C43HDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/MQW1/I1C43HDV/FV0MQW1I1C43HDV.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez I bought a second hand home trainer without front wheel block: some quick woodwork ahead. Get some wood ... ... and cut it into a box design Assemble Result
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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/
Rare Schwinn Gladiator Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/OZ67/I169RSOA/FA2OZ67I169RSOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/OZ67/I169RSOA/FA2OZ67I169RSOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/OZ67/I169RSOA/FA2OZ67I169RSOA.SMALL.jpg NVDevastator Hello everyone! A couple weeks ago I was using this weird thing called the Schwinn Gladiator that my uncle gave to me a year or two ago. It was an ugly, sun beaten yellow... thing... Anyways all of the nuts, bolts, and spokes were pretty rusty. So I decided it was time to not only repair it, but mak...
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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/
Public Bike Tool Repair Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/WICT/I0YG3SSU/F7JWICTI0YG3SSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/WICT/I0YG3SSU/F7JWICTI0YG3SSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/WICT/I0YG3SSU/F7JWICTI0YG3SSU.SMALL.jpg Dzacher This Instructable will show how to build a public bike tool repair station that secures the bike tools using cables and other bike components.Everyone who rides a bike needs to make repairs from time to time. But bike tools are expensive and often specialized. As a manager of a community bike shop ...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 20:48:47 PDT
Helmet paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Helmet-paint/
Helmet paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/CZV4/I0YG1BQX/FGMCZV4I0YG1BQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/CZV4/I0YG1BQX/FGMCZV4I0YG1BQX.SQUARE.jpg http://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
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/
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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/
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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/
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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
In Car Cycle Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/In-Car-Cycle-Carrier/
In Car Cycle Carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/UWDD/HZDYGGHE/F21UWDDHZDYGGHE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/UWDD/HZDYGGHE/F21UWDDHZDYGGHE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/UWDD/HZDYGGHE/F21UWDDHZDYGGHE.SMALL.jpg aideym Here is an easy to build solution to the dodgy issue of transporting bikes by car. I have a roof mounted set of racks but after driving into a height restriction bar in a local car park I am nervous of using them, along with the complex yoga positions required to get a bike on the top of a SUV as yo...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:46:08 PDT
Phone mount on bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-mount-on-bike/
Phone mount on bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/BAOG/HZB3HVLK/FVSBAOGHZB3HVLK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/BAOG/HZB3HVLK/FVSBAOGHZB3HVLK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/BAOG/HZB3HVLK/FVSBAOGHZB3HVLK.SMALL.jpg tkleinauskas Easy make phone mount on bike. It's cheap and easy.So, let's get started! :) Need! 1. 1x old reflector mount2. 1x your phone case (silicon)3. 2x screw with 2x nut Make holes! Pierce two holes! Screws With rasp file screws heads. Insert screws! Insert srews to phone case. Twisted! Roll...
By: tkleinauskas

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 07:48:33 PDT
Biking reflectors and improved visibility http://www.instructables.com/id/Biking-reflectors-and-improved-visibility/
Biking reflectors and improved visibility - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/T112/HZ88NIX7/FIIT112HZ88NIX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/T112/HZ88NIX7/FIIT112HZ88NIX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/T112/HZ88NIX7/FIIT112HZ88NIX7.SMALL.jpg enieffac Background: I have decided to go back and finish college now that I'm in my thirties. The plan is to commute the 5 miles to campus via bicycle along some relatively busy roads, and as such, I have been looking at safety/visibility as an important factor. My bicycle already has all the standard bells...
By: enieffac

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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 13:50:39 PDT
Helmet Reflectors http://www.instructables.com/id/Helmet-Reflectors/
Helmet Reflectors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/6IY0/HZ5DSSHM/FDR6IY0HZ5DSSHM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/6IY0/HZ5DSSHM/FDR6IY0HZ5DSSHM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/6IY0/HZ5DSSHM/FDR6IY0HZ5DSSHM.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez Improve your visibility to other users. Based on BeanGolem instructions. You Need PenScissorsWax paper or tracing paper3M Solas Grade Stickers How to Sketch with tracing paper the shapes you want to cut from the tape.Duplicate left to right, no need draw twice. Back Front Mudflap Wi...
By: ErwanJez

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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:47:10 PDT
Universal helmet stick light http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-helmet-stick-light/
Universal helmet stick light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/5O0E/HZ5DRAJQ/FJ65O0EHZ5DRAJQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/5O0E/HZ5DRAJQ/FJ65O0EHZ5DRAJQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/5O0E/HZ5DRAJQ/FJ65O0EHZ5DRAJQ.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez Quick and easy way to mount a stick light on your helmet. Mount it You need :O ringStick lightHelmetHow to :Loop the O ring inside your helmet, attach the stick, turn it on.Mine has a leach in case the ring break.
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:55:34 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
Bike stem adapter for handlebar computer mount using a wine cork http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-stem-adapter-for-handlebar-computer-mount-usi/
Bike stem adapter for handlebar computer mount using a wine cork - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/VGEH/HYZNZIYP/FCQVGEHHYZNZIYP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/VGEH/HYZNZIYP/FCQVGEHHYZNZIYP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/VGEH/HYZNZIYP/FCQVGEHHYZNZIYP.SMALL.jpg eljormaz This instructable shows how to make an adapter in order to move your bike computer or the likes from the handlebar to the stem. I needed to do it because I run out of room on the handlebar, and it worked fine!Materials needed:1) 1x wine cork (can be actual cork of silicone, perhaps another material ...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:19:46 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/HW52/HYWT7V55/FZ3HW52HYWT7V55.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/HW52/HYWT7V55/FZ3HW52HYWT7V55.SQUARE.jpg http://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 - Yakima CaddyYak Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trailer-Yakima-CaddyYak-Hack/
Bicycle Trailer - Yakima CaddyYak Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/5PRR/HYPNXKQP/FNM5PRRHYPNXKQP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/5PRR/HYPNXKQP/FNM5PRRHYPNXKQP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/5PRR/HYPNXKQP/FNM5PRRHYPNXKQP.SMALL.gif Tater Zoid I know what you are thinking - "Geez, another bicycle trailer?" There are a bunch of great bike trailers on Instructables, I know because I studied (here's the COLLECTION I created). I studied because I've been wanting to build one for years. As luck would have it, I just traded a bulky office part...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:36:16 PDT
Mobile phone holder/mount for bike/bicyle-with ease earphone extension hack, camera hack and gps(bonus features!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-phone-holdermount-for-bikebicyle-with-ease-/
Mobile phone holder/mount for bike/bicyle-with ease earphone extension hack, camera hack and gps(bonus features!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/EF18/HYLDNQ5S/FTJEF18HYLDNQ5S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/EF18/HYLDNQ5S/FTJEF18HYLDNQ5S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/EF18/HYLDNQ5S/FTJEF18HYLDNQ5S.SMALL.jpg D Inventor This instructible shows how to make a mobile phone holder for your bike/bicycle/cycle (whatever u call it! lol)...the bonus features of this so called-'hack' are many!!1. Tired of keeping phone in your pocket with chances of it falling down when u go for biking??! #this hack will allow you to attach...
By: D Inventor

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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 02:35:27 PDT
Cheap and waterproof smartphone holder for bikes http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-waterproof-smartphone-holder-for-bikes/
Cheap and waterproof smartphone holder for bikes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/RHI6/HYL0NXYO/F7LRHI6HYL0NXYO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/RHI6/HYL0NXYO/F7LRHI6HYL0NXYO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/RHI6/HYL0NXYO/F7LRHI6HYL0NXYO.SMALL.jpg Francescoad The goal of this little and easy project is to make a cheap, affordable and waterproof smartphone holder for my mtb. I just wanted to use my smartphone when riding my bike in order to use Runtastic-like apps without buying an expensive bike computer. Actually, I spent 0 € for this holder, since I wa...
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 07:50:11 PDT
Restoring vintage tandem bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-vintage-tandem-bicycle/
Restoring vintage tandem bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/GJWG/HYJY4TAL/FLDGJWGHYJY4TAL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/GJWG/HYJY4TAL/FLDGJWGHYJY4TAL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/GJWG/HYJY4TAL/FLDGJWGHYJY4TAL.SMALL.jpg andytompkins A customer of my bicycle shop brought in this vintage tandem that they wanted restoring and I thought the project would make a good Instructable. The new owner of the tandem used to go on regular holidays as a child to the same place in Belgium and would borrow this tandem and cycle around the area...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 14:03:26 PDT
cargo bike ke http://www.instructables.com/id/cargo-bike-ke/
cargo bike ke - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/RIS7/HYI656C0/FVORIS7HYI656C0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/RIS7/HYI656C0/FVORIS7HYI656C0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/RIS7/HYI656C0/FVORIS7HYI656C0.SMALL.jpg kehrlich1 Bought an old bike :-) Step 1 Moje první foto, nákladní kolo 110cm x 75cm. Steel Yesterday the purchase of steel for cargo space 110cm x 75cm. Steel 2,5 cm x 2,5 cm a 3,5 cm x 7 cm. Wood help Dřevěná deska pomůže k lepšímu středu celý rámeček. Aby se zabránilo šikmo. 1 piece V sou...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 09:17:46 PDT
Multi Bike Parking http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Bike-Parking/
Multi Bike Parking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/EOW4/HYG06H0S/FL8EOW4HYG06H0S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/EOW4/HYG06H0S/FL8EOW4HYG06H0S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/EOW4/HYG06H0S/FL8EOW4HYG06H0S.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez In needed a parking rack for week days to switch from commuting bike for the children carrier MTB to pick my daughter at school. You need A bit of woodDrillSawScrewsSand PaperNeutral Polish Sawing & Drilling Check your bike's wheel width.Mark pieces together, drill.Add as many racks as you wan...
By: ErwanJez

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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 00:45:30 PDT
Bed Liner Bike Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-Liner-Bike-Frame/
Bed Liner Bike Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/4ZCG/HYG0636R/FBM4ZCGHYG0636R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/4ZCG/HYG0636R/FBM4ZCGHYG0636R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/4ZCG/HYG0636R/FBM4ZCGHYG0636R.SMALL.jpg John Culbertson In this instructable I will walk you through the steps I followed to paint my old trek mountain bike with roll on truck bed liner. Why bed liner? I was looking for a way to keep my bike from gradually getting chipped when I locked it up everyday, crashed it or generally just treated it roughly. Thes...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 21:02:37 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/FOY3/HYBDILD0/FWCFOY3HYBDILD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/FOY3/HYBDILD0/FWCFOY3HYBDILD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/FOY3/HYBDILD0/FWCFOY3HYBDILD0.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
Cheap bike rack for a pickup truck bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-bike-rack-for-a-pickup-truck-bed/
Cheap bike rack for a pickup truck bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/XN1N/HYBDGCJF/FZEXN1NHYBDGCJF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/XN1N/HYBDGCJF/FZEXN1NHYBDGCJF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/XN1N/HYBDGCJF/FZEXN1NHYBDGCJF.SMALL.jpg ColumbusCOOK I wanted to be able to put my families bikes into my truck bed without having them slosh around all over the place. All the bike racks I found were quite expensive. For example this this one is $300 with shipping. Too steep for my blood thank you. I could have put the bikes on the roof but I hav...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 08:19:28 PDT
Phone Holder For A Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Holder-For-A-Bike/
Phone Holder For A Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/P0K9/HYBDG0KC/FS9P0K9HYBDG0KC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/P0K9/HYBDG0KC/FS9P0K9HYBDG0KC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/P0K9/HYBDG0KC/FS9P0K9HYBDG0KC.SMALL.jpg buildking You Will Need: A drill, zipties, phone case, pliers, a bike, sandpaper, pop rivet/staple, a piece of metall and some rubber Drill 8 Holes 6 into the metal and 2 into the phone case so that you can put a rivet/staple thru the holes. Sand down the rough edges with the sandpaper. Put The Rivet...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 04:12:37 PDT
Rim Light for Bicycle --- with Solar charging http://www.instructables.com/id/SOLAR-Rim-Light-for-Bicycle-with-Solar-charging/
Rim Light for Bicycle --- with Solar charging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/3YWG/HY4KSS6T/F8Z3YWGHY4KSS6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/3YWG/HY4KSS6T/F8Z3YWGHY4KSS6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/3YWG/HY4KSS6T/F8Z3YWGHY4KSS6T.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas Hi everyone. I am Sahas Chitlange aging 15 from INDIA . Here's my new weekend project. SOLAR Rim Light for Bicycle --- with Solar charginghave you ever thought of adding a beautiful effect of rim light to your bicycle?? This is the system i made with which you can add a rim light giving you a effect...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:55:55 PDT
Multi Storage Wall Box for Biking Stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Storage-Wall-Box-for-Biking-Stuff/
Multi Storage Wall Box for Biking Stuff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/1K7V/HY3Z97KM/FZE1K7VHY3Z97KM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/1K7V/HY3Z97KM/FZE1K7VHY3Z97KM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/1K7V/HY3Z97KM/FZE1K7VHY3Z97KM.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez I needed to gather all my bike stuff in the same place. This wall box can make it, and you can easily store anything for bike, skate, roller ... What do you need Tools:- saw- electric drill- brush- paint (optional)The box:- a 6 vine bottle box (12 if you need more space)- 3x4 strut- some screws- ...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:32:34 PDT