Instructables: exploring - outside - mtb - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:05:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 MONSTER Chain Single Speed MTB! http://www.instructables.com/id/MONSTER-Chain-Single-Speed-MTB/
MONSTER Chain Single Speed MTB! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/HLZK/HGIEUZ69/FYCHLZKHGIEUZ69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/HLZK/HGIEUZ69/FYCHLZKHGIEUZ69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/HLZK/HGIEUZ69/FYCHLZKHGIEUZ69.SMALL.jpg sw.machinist This idea came to me when I broke a chain on my hard-tail GT MTB.  I have always wanted to ride a SS and now was my chance.  This Monster chain conversion (motorcycle chain) is stronger and heavier than conventional bike chain so it can put up with more abuse and last longer. Parts & Supplies!! S...
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Thu, 9 May 2013 23:06:52 PDT
1000+ lumen MTB Light - Drill / Miter Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/1000-lumen-MTB-Light-Drill-Miter-Saw/
1000+ lumen MTB Light - Drill / Miter Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/J2I9/HA5M6YTG/F5UJ2I9HA5M6YTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/J2I9/HA5M6YTG/F5UJ2I9HA5M6YTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/J2I9/HA5M6YTG/F5UJ2I9HA5M6YTG.SMALL.jpg mtbgrinder FIRST POST!! Last year I set out to create a MTB light (Helmet and Bar) for trail riding without breaking the bank and with reasonable tooling and parts sourcing.  Everything here was sourced from Fastenal, Newark Electronics, Battery Space and LED Supply.com  To say the least, I'm very happy with t...
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Fri, 30 Nov 2012 20:58:19 PST
How To Change The Rotors On Disk Brakes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-The-Rotors-On-Disk-Brakes/
How To Change The Rotors On Disk Brakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/KGXX/H58P2FW2/FZXKGXXH58P2FW2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/KGXX/H58P2FW2/FZXKGXXH58P2FW2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/KGXX/H58P2FW2/FZXKGXXH58P2FW2.SMALL.jpg Zaphod Beetlebrox My bike was recently tuned however it developed an irritating screech and lack of braking power, so we decided to change the disks and fix the problem. Changing the disks is vary easy all it requires is a torks T25 screwdriver, and preferably a torque wrench. If you don't have a torque wrench don't ...
By: Zaphod Beetlebrox

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Mon, 30 Jul 2012 13:24:50 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
Rolling Bike Tree (Mobile PVC Cactus) http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolling-Bike-Tree-Mobile-PVC-Cacti/
Rolling Bike Tree (Mobile PVC Cactus) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/JF8U/G825NFDW/FYYJF8UG825NFDW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/JF8U/G825NFDW/FYYJF8UG825NFDW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/JF8U/G825NFDW/FYYJF8UG825NFDW.SMALL.jpg balsaaaq This build solved two problems for me; first, it allowed me a place to store two bikes when not in use, and second, it allowed me the freedom to roll them around the garage/driveway when cleaning or needing extra room in the garage to work on current projects.  Having a single car garage, the need f...
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Fri, 16 Apr 2010 08:58:33 PDT
Fix your bike. Grease your bearings and change your freewheel. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-your-bike-Grease-your-bearings-and-change-you/
Fix your bike. Grease your bearings and change your freewheel. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/U4HZ/FI9N7VVS/FWOU4HZFI9N7VVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/U4HZ/FI9N7VVS/FWOU4HZFI9N7VVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/U4HZ/FI9N7VVS/FWOU4HZFI9N7VVS.SMALL.jpg Marsh Most people don't realize this, but your bike needs maintenance. Your axle bearings needs to be cleaned and repacked with grease every 500 miles (100 on a mountain bike). This instructable shows how to repack your axle bearings and install a new freewheel body (if you need one). Remove the wheel ...
By: Marsh

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Mon, 7 Jul 2008 10:15:18 PDT
Killerjackalope's guide to urban cycling http://www.instructables.com/id/Killerjackalopes-guide-to-urban-cycling/
Killerjackalope's guide to urban cycling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/9Q17/FFNEHM3O/FBD9Q17FFNEHM3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/9Q17/FFNEHM3O/FBD9Q17FFNEHM3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/9Q17/FFNEHM3O/FBD9Q17FFNEHM3O.SMALL.jpg killerjackalope Ok whether it be simply for work or play a bike is great way to get around town, as always there are innumerable risk factors and both upsides and downsides...This is just a basic guide to help you:*Choose your bike for town*Help you keep safe*Get around fast*Learn a few tricks and tips I've collect...
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Thu, 1 May 2008 13:07:07 PDT
How I built a carbon bike frame at home (and a bamboo frame too) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-built-a-carbon-bike-frame-at-home-and-a-bam/
How I built a carbon bike frame at home (and a bamboo frame too) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/5YLZ/FAQEDGHB/FJA5YLZFAQEDGHB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/5YLZ/FAQEDGHB/FJA5YLZFAQEDGHB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/5YLZ/FAQEDGHB/FJA5YLZFAQEDGHB.SMALL.jpg Brano I have built this carbon composite MTB frame four years ago using simple building method which is described in this Instructable. Of course, this method is not suitable for mass production, but if you plan to build just one or two frames for yourself, it is sufficient and you can build your own fram...
By: Brano

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Mon, 31 Dec 2007 07:47:27 PST