Instructables: exploring - outside - light http://www.instructables.com Tue, 24 May 2016 02:55:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 Out Door Fire Fly Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Out-Door-Fire-Fly-Lamp/
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Mon, 16 May 2016 08:11:30 PDT
Solar Mason Jar Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Mason-Jar-Light/
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Sun, 15 May 2016 21:46:01 PDT
LED Bike Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bike-Light/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:21:54 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
under glow for your bike for under 25$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Glow-for-Your-Bike-for-Under-25/
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 10:49:43 PDT
How to make a bike light with greater visiblity http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bike-Light-With-Greater-Visiblity/
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 03:05:22 PDT
MAKE A CANDLE WICK!!!! QUICK AND EASY!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/MAKE-a-CANDLE-WICK-QUICK-AND-EASY/
MAKE A CANDLE WICK!!!! QUICK AND EASY!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/3RDV/ILA1AQRO/FB63RDVILA1AQRO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/3RDV/ILA1AQRO/FB63RDVILA1AQRO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/3RDV/ILA1AQRO/FB63RDVILA1AQRO.SMALL.jpg fraser02 This is quite a simple instructable, only takes a few minutes, not much work and can be very handy for....lots of stuff:) Wicks can be used for candles obviously, so you can see when there's no lights even if you don't have the candle wax to stick it in, (and if you do), very small and portable, whi...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 23:19:43 PST
Cheap mtb led front light http://www.instructables.com/id/Mtb-Led-Front-Light/
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 16:05:02 PST
Crazy Giant EYEBALL Bike Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Crazy-Giant-EYEBALL-Bike-Lights/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 20:03:19 PST
USB powered LED bicycle light V2.0 - BigGun http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Powered-LED-Bicycle-Light-V20-BigGun/
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 02:13:43 PST
UV Handlebar Light http://www.instructables.com/id/UV-Handlebar-Light/
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Fri, 4 Dec 2015 08:36:39 PST
TRON style bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/TRON-style-bicycle/
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 03:33:23 PST
Super Bright - Simple Low Cost DIY Bike Frame Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Bright-Simple-Low-Cost-DIY-Bike-Frame-Lighti/
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 18:20:02 PST
PARTS LIST http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Flashlight-Bike-Helmet-Mod/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 18:21:51 PST
Super Waterproof Matches http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Waterproof-Matches/
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Thu, 29 Oct 2015 11:54:27 PDT
DIY Self-Leveling Bike Light Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Self-Leveling-Bike-Light-Mount/
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 16:12:19 PDT
Semi-Bivy: Keep your sleeping bag dry and warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Semi-Bivy-Keep-your-sleeping-bag-dry-and-warmer/
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 20:09:33 PDT
Homemade Electronic Igniters http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Electronic-Igniters/
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 12:36:04 PDT
Lightweight LED bottle lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-lightweight-glamping-party-lights/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:38:43 PDT
Indestructible Solar Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Indestructible-Solar-Light/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 11:39:15 PDT
Camping/Outside Alarm System for Detecting Beast and People http://www.instructables.com/id/CampingOutside-Alarm-System-for-Detecting-Beast-an/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 01:47:22 PDT
Make a red head-torch for astronomy - Under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-red-head-torch-for-astronomy-Under-10/
Make a red head-torch for astronomy - Under $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/XFDU/ID0PVY8Y/FVXXFDUID0PVY8Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/XFDU/ID0PVY8Y/FVXXFDUID0PVY8Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/XFDU/ID0PVY8Y/FVXXFDUID0PVY8Y.SMALL.jpg Sir__Walter Getting a glimpse of the night sky on a budget can be difficult, my cheap refracting telescope has a hard time taking enough light in from distant sky objects as it is, improving your own vision at night by using a red light is a great way improve your amateur sky gazing experience. A red light can ...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 21:56:43 PDT
Camping light http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-light/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 14:39:19 PDT
Light up your tent with Sugru, magnets & a bottle cap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-your-tent-with-Sugru-magnets-a-bottle-cap/
Light up your tent with Sugru, magnets & a bottle cap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/T1U7/IAPAU16N/FUVT1U7IAPAU16N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/T1U7/IAPAU16N/FUVT1U7IAPAU16N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/T1U7/IAPAU16N/FUVT1U7IAPAU16N.SMALL.jpg projectsugru This is a simple yet genius idea for all you outdoor types — whether you're heading into the countryside for the weekend, off to a festival or setting up camp for your kids in the back garden. Using Sugru + magnets you can keep the most essential piece of your kit (your torch!) right where you need...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 03:12:44 PDT
Locating the Sun by polarizing sunglasses. http://www.instructables.com/id/Locating-the-Sun-by-polarizing-sunglasses/
Locating the Sun by polarizing sunglasses. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/E3ZM/IAINFW1V/FRBE3ZMIAINFW1V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/E3ZM/IAINFW1V/FRBE3ZMIAINFW1V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/E3ZM/IAINFW1V/FRBE3ZMIAINFW1V.SMALL.jpg tonytran2015 by tonytran2015 (Melbourne, Australia)Anti-glare polarizing sunglasses reduce ground reflected polarized rays. They can be used to locate the Sun even when it is hidden from view by clouds or by the horizon. In this way, they can even do the main task of "sky compass" and similar instruments. Ba...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 15:22:28 PDT
Ultimate 10 Watt USB Bicycle Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-10-Watt-USB-Bicycle-Generator/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 14:20:18 PDT
Make your Bike ''Smart and Green'' for an Ultimate Ride http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-Bike-Smart-and-Green-for-an-Ultimate-Rid/
Make your Bike ''Smart and Green'' for an Ultimate Ride - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/X9SR/I7W1QDVH/FHVX9SRI7W1QDVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/X9SR/I7W1QDVH/FHVX9SRI7W1QDVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/X9SR/I7W1QDVH/FHVX9SRI7W1QDVH.SMALL.jpg Imetomi In this instructable I'll show you how to make some useful electronic gadgets for your bike. The instructable contains a solar power bank with a very high 7000mAh capacity that can be recharged with a build in 5v solar panel or with a recycled CPU fan. The full cost for me was less then 10 bucks, bu...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 23:58:42 PDT
GLOW IN THE DARK BIKE-Bici que brilla en la oscuridad http://www.instructables.com/id/GLOW-IN-THE-DARK-BIKE-Bici-que-brilla-en-la-oscuri/
GLOW IN THE DARK BIKE-Bici que brilla en la oscuridad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/Y6D7/I7VQMTW4/F5YY6D7I7VQMTW4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/Y6D7/I7VQMTW4/F5YY6D7I7VQMTW4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/Y6D7/I7VQMTW4/F5YY6D7I7VQMTW4.SMALL.jpg garpk2 Hi! This is my first instructable and I wanted to make something that could be very interesting for the bicycle contest. So what I've done, A glow in the dark bike!Hola!Este es mi primer instructable y quería hacer algo chulo y que llamara la atención para el concurso de bicicletas. Así que... ¿qué ...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:23:25 PDT
Ultra-Lightweight Tyvek Backpacking Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Lightweight-Tyvek-Backpacking-Belt/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 18:14:52 PDT
EL Wire Bicycle Rim Light http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-Wire-Bicycle-Rim-Light/
EL Wire Bicycle Rim Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/5EI4/I6M2OE0B/FH65EI4I6M2OE0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/5EI4/I6M2OE0B/FH65EI4I6M2OE0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/5EI4/I6M2OE0B/FH65EI4I6M2OE0B.SMALL.jpg giokoll Check out this guide that shows how i made my El wire Bicycle Rim Lights! The idea Hi guys,I was thinking how to make my bicycle rims illuminated, shinny and cool during the night,and all the projects i could find were by using leds.So i started working on this, but the result was a little bit di...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:44:05 PST
Safe cycling in darkness http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-cycling-in-darkness/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 07:10:17 PST
Safe evening/night cycling in urban area http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-eveningnight-cycling-in-urban-area/
Safe evening/night cycling in urban area - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/N25F/I6NI4LVI/F4AN25FI6NI4LVI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/N25F/I6NI4LVI/F4AN25FI6NI4LVI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/N25F/I6NI4LVI/F4AN25FI6NI4LVI.SMALL.jpg vybard Everyone will immediately notice your bicycle even in heavy traffic. Fix mini light on wheel spikes. Choose rihgt pair of them. Distance must increase from centre to side. Curiosity awakes even dreaming car driver :) There are many nice wheel-light devices in the market, but this one easy to find a...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 07:08:41 PST
Rechargeable Handheld Capacitor Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Rechargeable-Handheld-Capacitor-Flashlight/
Rechargeable Handheld Capacitor Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/BZUM/I66D4314/FUXBZUMI66D4314.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/BZUM/I66D4314/FUXBZUMI66D4314.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/BZUM/I66D4314/FUXBZUMI66D4314.SMALL.jpg zeropt Most flashlights nowadays use store bought alkaline batteries to power them. Battery companies are making their batteries last longer and longer. After a good camping trip, most batteries will run out after the constant use. There are rechargeable batteries such as Ni-Mh and Ni-Cd rechargeable batte...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 17:34:43 PST
smallest survival kit http://www.instructables.com/id/smallest-survival-kit-1/
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 16:11:01 PST
Underwater lights - insulated in old jam jars http://www.instructables.com/id/Underwater-lights-insulated-in-old-jam-jars/
Underwater lights - insulated in old jam jars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/IO6A/I5UXA6I3/FGEIO6AI5UXA6I3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/IO6A/I5UXA6I3/FGEIO6AI5UXA6I3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/IO6A/I5UXA6I3/FGEIO6AI5UXA6I3.SMALL.jpg chrlilje At the art ship Illutron we often use lights under water. For illumination and decoration. It is a beautiful effect, and it gives a touch of magic to performances on water. Leave the lights on for a few hours, and millions of little fish will be attracted and circle the lights. I recently went to Li...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 10:50:50 PST
USB Rechargeable Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Rechargeable-Fire-Starter/
USB Rechargeable Fire Starter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/EFEY/I5A7XROB/F4OEFEYI5A7XROB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/EFEY/I5A7XROB/F4OEFEYI5A7XROB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/EFEY/I5A7XROB/F4OEFEYI5A7XROB.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle This Instructable is for a USB rechargeable Fire Starter. I've tested this with lighting some paper towels on fire and could be promising for a camp fire starter device. Here are the list of materials:MATERIALS:QTY DESCRIPTION1 2" Long piece of Kanthal 28 ga wire http://www.ebay.com/itm/Kanthal-A1-R...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 10:33:43 PST
Retrofitting a Nemo 8C dive light with a LED spot http://www.instructables.com/id/Retrofitting-a-Nemo-8C-dive-light-with-a-LED-spot/
Retrofitting a Nemo 8C dive light with a LED spot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/BG5C/I53HYU94/FX0BG5CI53HYU94.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/BG5C/I53HYU94/FX0BG5CI53HYU94.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/BG5C/I53HYU94/FX0BG5CI53HYU94.SMALL.jpg chrlilje A friend of mine have several old Nemo 8C dive lights. It is a sturdy lamp, favored by many divers around the world. But as with anything having a classic halogen light bulb inside, the power use is high, and the light output is only great when you have absolutely fresh batteries. As a test, we have...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:04:30 PST
A light portable swing http://www.instructables.com/id/A-light-portable-swing/
A light portable swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/GQ1B/I4J7A0K3/FKEGQ1BI4J7A0K3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/GQ1B/I4J7A0K3/FKEGQ1BI4J7A0K3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/GQ1B/I4J7A0K3/FKEGQ1BI4J7A0K3.SMALL.jpg niels.carnoy This a schoolproject where the mission was to make a swing,which you can take with you to the park and is easily to use Buy your materials The things you wil need to buy are- 15 meters of polyester rope - 2 cord tensioners ( make sure you buy the right size ) - 3 multiplex plates from 4mm x510x16...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 10:46:40 PST
DIY designer plywood swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-swing/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:25:02 PST
How to make a portable swing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-portable-swing/
How to make a portable swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/I3UV/I4J77OR4/F4JI3UVI4J77OR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/I3UV/I4J77OR4/F4JI3UVI4J77OR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/I3UV/I4J77OR4/F4JI3UVI4J77OR4.SMALL.jpg FO20 Introductionmaterials usedRope: 20 meters of strong rope with a 10 mm DiameterTextile: Strong textile, army stock bag could do the trickEyelets for Tarpaulins: This is for attaching the rope to the swing.Wood: The rope connecting piece is made out of wood. This wood needs to be very strong as your e...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 16:25:26 PST
How to make a foldable swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-Swing/
How to make a foldable swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/1MGV/I4MMQT7I/FDV1MGVI4MMQT7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/1MGV/I4MMQT7I/FDV1MGVI4MMQT7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/1MGV/I4MMQT7I/FDV1MGVI4MMQT7I.SMALL.jpg joyce.devoogt.5 Have you ever wanted to just take a break and do something fun outside? I have a solution. Now you can swing anywhere you want with this foldable swing! It hardly takes any space and it's super light so you don't have to drag along a heavy swing, which you can't even hang properly in a tree. And the...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 08:01:46 PST
No Solder BMX Light Mod For Under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Solder-BMX-Light-Mod-For-Under-10/
No Solder BMX Light Mod For Under $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/VBZI/I49RVMOH/F79VBZII49RVMOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/VBZI/I49RVMOH/F79VBZII49RVMOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/VBZI/I49RVMOH/F79VBZII49RVMOH.SMALL.jpg JM1999 *UPDATE*I have now added a night - shot of the spread of the LED,please take a moment to notice it :)I have had this idea in my head for a long time, I have always wanted to add a led to my bmx bike securely.So I started looking around and I ended up finding some "cool white" led's - they turned out...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 13:15:46 PST
Fire Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Torch-2/
Fire Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/UBQ8/I3H6UB2O/F3EUBQ8I3H6UB2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/UBQ8/I3H6UB2O/F3EUBQ8I3H6UB2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/UBQ8/I3H6UB2O/F3EUBQ8I3H6UB2O.SMALL.jpg BuilderBro1 Hi! So this is my first Instructable. I wanted to do something special for my first, so I decided to do this.I'm going to try to do other Instuctables like Legos, Weapons, Cool Projects, and random things.Well, here we go. Materials So I had wanted to do this for awhile so I gathered the Materia...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 11:48:33 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/0O4A/I2TG5MEK/FTA0O4AI2TG5MEK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/0O4A/I2TG5MEK/FTA0O4AI2TG5MEK.SQUARE.jpg http://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
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
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
No-Slip Bicycle Accessory Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Slip-Bicycle-Accessory-Hack/
No-Slip Bicycle Accessory Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/OD04/I1IQ9OBH/FJFOD04I1IQ9OBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/OD04/I1IQ9OBH/FJFOD04I1IQ9OBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/OD04/I1IQ9OBH/FJFOD04I1IQ9OBH.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid This is a simple Instructable to show you how I secure items to my bicycle. Not all bike components are compatible, some items fit the diameter of handlebars, while others do not. My bike light and beverage holder didn't fit quite right and often slipped during basic rides. It's a drag to have to ke...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:00:34 PDT
Sleek bicycle frame powerbank http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleek-bicycle-frame-powerbank/
Sleek bicycle frame powerbank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/0PN3/I0R0UFQG/FW90PN3I0R0UFQG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/0PN3/I0R0UFQG/FW90PN3I0R0UFQG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/0PN3/I0R0UFQG/FW90PN3I0R0UFQG.SMALL.jpg danleow Motivation:I cycle a lot and I placed quite a few electronic accessories on my bicycle handle bar. My issue is that I use a bicycle pouch to hold my powerbank to power my devices and is quite troublesome to remove and mount back the pouch on my bike each time I leave my bike at the train station. So...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 19:25:49 PDT
Cooling Yourself and Others http://www.instructables.com/id/Cooling-Yourself-and-Others/
Cooling Yourself and Others - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/AH9N/I0C932UB/FZWAH9NI0C932UB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/AH9N/I0C932UB/FZWAH9NI0C932UB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/AH9N/I0C932UB/FZWAH9NI0C932UB.SMALL.jpg _Magician_ Fires and Ices may have the luxury of constant temperature control, but it is also possible, especially during the summer, for Lights to manipulate their surface temperature at will. I will briefly attempt to explain the process here, but the best thing for you to do is continually practice on your ...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:44:43 PDT
Best Way To Light A Glow Stick! http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Way-To-Light-A-Glow-Stick/
Best Way To Light A Glow Stick! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/3RBK/HZCJ1NYG/FD23RBKHZCJ1NYG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/3RBK/HZCJ1NYG/FD23RBKHZCJ1NYG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/3RBK/HZCJ1NYG/FD23RBKHZCJ1NYG.SMALL.jpg lilchumy Materials All you will need for this project is:Glow stickHammer (or something hard to hit it with)In this cad I am using me gerber knife with a hammer butt. And one vote for Lilchumy Hit the glow stick really hard to jump start the reaction! This is meant for those small glow sticks that a...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 05:09:22 PDT