Instructables: exploring - outside - rack http://www.instructables.com Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:22:35 PDT BLOX v1.01 Pickup Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Pickup-Bike-Rack/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:31:20 PDT
How to make a Thule Portageā„¢ canoe carrier for about $11 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Thule-Portage-Canoe-Carrier-for-Abou/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:00:30 PDT
Easy Removable Milk Crate for a Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Removable-Milk-Crate-for-a-Bike/
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 22:08:41 PDT
Kayak Rack - Custom and Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Kayak-Rack-Custom-and-Cheap/
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 13:12:57 PDT
Pallet Pool Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Pool-Station/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 13:29:50 PDT
Firewood Rack Made Simple http://www.instructables.com/id/Firewood-Rack-Made-Simple/
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 05:19:28 PDT
A retro bicycle saddlebag http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Retro-Bicycle-Saddlebag/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 12:09:42 PDT
BICYCLE ROOF RACK http://www.instructables.com/id/BICYCLE-ROOF-RACK/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 05:41:52 PDT
Hitch Mount Snowboard Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hitch-Mount-Snowboard-Bike-Rack/
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Sun, 20 Mar 2016 18:57:51 PDT
How To Lock You Kayak http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Lock-You-Kayak/
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 18:12:32 PDT
Mounting Bike Lights on Bike Baskets http://www.instructables.com/id/Mounting-Bike-Lights-on-Bike-Baskets/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 23:14:29 PDT
Lunchbox Pannier http://www.instructables.com/id/Lunchbox-Pannier/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:15:50 PDT
Emergency Kayak Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Kayak-Rack/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:48:07 PDT
Canoe rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Canoe-rack/
Canoe rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/UYU2/IBGD9LXP/FM2UYU2IBGD9LXP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/UYU2/IBGD9LXP/FM2UYU2IBGD9LXP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/UYU2/IBGD9LXP/FM2UYU2IBGD9LXP.SMALL.jpg jsumler All you need is (2) cinder blocks and (2) 2x4's. First step. Place cinder blocks the appropriate length apart. Last step Place 2x4's inside cinder blocks and place canoe in the rack. And your done.
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:01:41 PDT
Vintage Hardshell Suitcase Pannier - The Cadillac of Luxury Bike Bags! http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Hardshell-Suitcase-Pannier-The-Cadillac-of/
Vintage Hardshell Suitcase Pannier - The Cadillac of Luxury Bike Bags! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/FULX/IANRW6EP/FL7FULXIANRW6EP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/FULX/IANRW6EP/FL7FULXIANRW6EP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/FULX/IANRW6EP/FL7FULXIANRW6EP.SMALL.jpg MatthewM28 Sure, you need a pannier. But can you pack an entire beach picnic into those other puny panniers? Well can you?? Go. You go try. I'll wait here. Not even close, right? You need a BIGGER pannier. You need the CADILLAC of panniers!I started this project with one goal in mind: I want a single, easy-to...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 22:02:35 PDT
Cargo Rack Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Cargo-Rack-Platform/
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Sat, 30 May 2015 12:28:12 PDT
Rooftop Bike Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Rooftop-Bike-Carrier/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 20:52:44 PDT
Bike rack for multiple bikes http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-rack-for-multiple-bikes/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 18:45:38 PDT
Homemade Wooden Bicycle Stand with Dual Mounting http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wooden-Bicycle-Stand-with-Dual-Mounting/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:40:29 PDT
DIY Cheap Pannier - Foldable http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-cheep-Pannier-Foldable/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 12:13:01 PDT
Bicycle Seat Post Skateboard Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Seat-Post-Skateboard-Rack/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 15:54:13 PST
Bicycle Cross Expansion Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Cross-Expansion-Bar/
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 14:20:39 PST
Trilobite Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Trilobite-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:18:37 PST
Bike bagage swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-bagage-swing/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 12:44:15 PST
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
Bicycle wall mount rack (3D printing) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-wall-mount-rack-3D-printing/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 03:54:18 PDT
In Car Cycle Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/In-Car-Cycle-Carrier/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:46:08 PDT
Multi Bike Parking http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Bike-Parking/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 00:45:30 PDT
Bike rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-rack-2/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 04:33:45 PDT
Ladder Bracket Or Trilobite Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Ladder-Bracket-Or-Trilobite-Paracord-Bracelet/
Ladder Bracket Or Trilobite Paracord Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/D7WB/HV9HSR86/FFWD7WBHV9HSR86.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/D7WB/HV9HSR86/FFWD7WBHV9HSR86.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/D7WB/HV9HSR86/FFWD7WBHV9HSR86.SMALL.jpg justmakeme! This Instructable is my variation of the Ladder Rack or Trilobite bracelet. Thanks to Mark_Well of paracordguild.com and Stormdrane for getting me started. This how-to made an 8-3/4" bracelet for an 8" to 8-1/4" wrist. I would suggest measuring your wrist and adding 1/2" to 3/4" for the beginning lo...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 17:42:25 PDT
Bike pannier (front & rear) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-pannier-front-rear/
Bike pannier (front & rear) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/FESZ/HTK5MY94/F8IFESZHTK5MY94.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/FESZ/HTK5MY94/F8IFESZHTK5MY94.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/FESZ/HTK5MY94/F8IFESZHTK5MY94.SMALL.jpg TVG3000 Driving a bike is better for the environment than driving a car. But what if you have to carry a lot? Therefor a pannier could be handy. In this instructable we are going to create 1 front- and 2 rear-wheel panniers. This instructable is part of a system called Coffee Cycle: Biodegradable flower ...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 16:19:20 PDT
Bike Hanging Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Hanging-Rack/
Bike Hanging Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/JWV8/HSKFDHT0/FSYJWV8HSKFDHT0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/JWV8/HSKFDHT0/FSYJWV8HSKFDHT0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/JWV8/HSKFDHT0/FSYJWV8HSKFDHT0.SMALL.jpg sebastian22 Bike hanging rack on the cheap... Materials I used 2x3 boards for uprights and base, and a 2x4 for the top horizontal piece. Then gathered pallet wood and other spare wood i had in my wood junk yard. Lastly i bought some small baseboards (i think 3/8" x 1-1/2" (2) pieces 7' long each Build And ...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 12:24:17 PDT
Turn a crutch into a bike rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-crutch-into-a-bike-rack/
Turn a crutch into a bike rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/ZV96/HRWNDPJ3/FC4ZV96HRWNDPJ3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/ZV96/HRWNDPJ3/FC4ZV96HRWNDPJ3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/ZV96/HRWNDPJ3/FC4ZV96HRWNDPJ3.SMALL.jpg thornyak I commute to work everyday by bicycle and I'm not crazy about arriving to the office with a soaked back. Plus I have to hang the shirt to dry which may or may not musk the room and my coworker who shares the space with me has to spray fabreeze all over my breathing space (chemicals, ewwww). So I d...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 15:21:33 PST
Bicycle rack made out of old car tyres http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-rack-made-out-of-old-car-tyres/
Bicycle rack made out of old car tyres - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/RZ6B/HRPT1PAQ/F0ARZ6BHRPT1PAQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/RZ6B/HRPT1PAQ/F0ARZ6BHRPT1PAQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/RZ6B/HRPT1PAQ/F0ARZ6BHRPT1PAQ.SMALL.jpg chyhayabusa Here is a simple way to use old car tyres to make useful  and weather resistant rack for your bicycle. I want to save top layer of earth with grass so I carefully cut it. Then I dig a  hole shaped like "U" letter sized by tyre. Put tyre inside, fill it with earth, and  put on top earth layer with gr...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 14:19:07 PST
Bicycle Rear Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Rear-Rack/
Bicycle Rear Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/WLOR/GU84TWP4/FDQWLORGU84TWP4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/WLOR/GU84TWP4/FDQWLORGU84TWP4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/WLOR/GU84TWP4/FDQWLORGU84TWP4.SMALL.jpg Beagles After looking for a heavy duty rear carrier for my bike, and not finding one, I looked in my "junk box" for some appropriate tubing with the right bends. Was able to come up with some chair tubing, and welded it all together, as shown in the first picture.   Picture #2 shows some of the other tubing...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 13:42:43 PST
PVC Kayak Roof Rack/Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Kayak-Roof-RackCarrier/
PVC Kayak Roof Rack/Carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/JH80/HPO2G1CW/FYPJH80HPO2G1CW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/JH80/HPO2G1CW/FYPJH80HPO2G1CW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/JH80/HPO2G1CW/FYPJH80HPO2G1CW.SMALL.jpg Raybourne INTRODUCTION Roof racks for carrying 1+ kayaks can get pretty expensive (at least $100) for a transporting a single kayak and even more additional kayaks. This Instructable will show you how to build and mount a PVC Kayak Roof Rack/Carrier to your vehicle that can carry one or two kayaks. The t...
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 19:11:34 PST
Roof Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Roof-Rack-2009/
Roof Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/LXBB/HO239WTW/FH9LXBBHO239WTW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/LXBB/HO239WTW/FH9LXBBHO239WTW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/LXBB/HO239WTW/FH9LXBBHO239WTW.SMALL.jpg parkersasser Measure Measure the length and width you want your rack to be Supplies 1 to 2 in pvc pipeTee pieces90 degree corner piecesNuts and boltsRubber cement PaintFoam pipe covering Diagram null null null null null null null null null
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 21:27:01 PST
Truckbed PVC Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Truckbed-Bike-Rack/
Truckbed PVC Bike Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/MNW5/HFSHW4IO/F7VMNW5HFSHW4IO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/MNW5/HFSHW4IO/F7VMNW5HFSHW4IO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/MNW5/HFSHW4IO/F7VMNW5HFSHW4IO.SMALL.jpg louislam We recently bought two bikes and instead of just throwing the bikes onto the bed of the truck and get them scratched, I build one using PVC pipes from the hardware store. I made it at TechShop since it's a lot more spacious and they have all the tools available. Materials and Tools - Four 10-ft ...
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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 01:04:28 PDT
Make bicycle panniers out of swiss army surplus bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-bicycle-panniers-out-of-swiss-army-surplus-ba/
Make bicycle panniers out of swiss army surplus bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/GG0X/HN829XNH/FQ5GG0XHN829XNH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/GG0X/HN829XNH/FQ5GG0XHN829XNH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/GG0X/HN829XNH/FQ5GG0XHN829XNH.SMALL.jpg MattBruzer When you use your bicycle to commute you need someplace to carry stuff.  Bike bags (known as panniers) are expensive!  Lets make a set of our own panniers! You have lots of choices of materials when making bags.  Plastic kitty litter boxes are popular but just do not look good to me.  Some people ...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 22:02:47 PDT
The removable PVC tubing bike surfrack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-removable-PVC-tubing-bike-surfrack/
The removable PVC tubing bike surfrack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/OMAE/HKPX96JL/FZPOMAEHKPX96JL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/OMAE/HKPX96JL/FZPOMAEHKPX96JL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/OMAE/HKPX96JL/FZPOMAEHKPX96JL.SMALL.jpg jangoachayan This is a easily removable bike rack made with PVC tubing and joints. The only skill required is  to cut the PVC pipe for jointing and drilling a hole for the lock pin. All Joints and bends are standard PVC fittings. The rack is held in place by passing the saddle post through the rack and securing...
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 21:22:38 PDT
Build Your Own Low Cost Pickup Truck Canoe Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Low-Cost-Canoe-Rack-for-Your-Truck/
Build Your Own Low Cost Pickup Truck Canoe Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/JJCF/HKPX4MGT/FBNJJCFHKPX4MGT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/JJCF/HKPX4MGT/FBNJJCFHKPX4MGT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/JJCF/HKPX4MGT/FBNJJCFHKPX4MGT.SMALL.jpg mazzmn It's prime canoeing weather and our Maker Space  "The Rabbit Hole" planned a canoe trip, awesome! Problem is, I had one canoe of our own, and a truck, but no canoe rack (and didn't want to drive all the way to the river with a 15 foot canoe hanging out the back). Commercially made racks for a pickup...
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 19:02:47 PDT
< 5$ outdoor surfboard rack ( Wall hooked) from up-cycled PVC pipes http://www.instructables.com/id/-5-outdoor-surfboard-rack-Wall-hooked-from-up-cycl/
< 5$ outdoor surfboard rack ( Wall hooked) from up-cycled PVC pipes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/OIWT/HKM943UC/F7COIWTHKM943UC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/OIWT/HKM943UC/F7COIWTHKM943UC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/OIWT/HKM943UC/F7COIWTHKM943UC.SMALL.jpg jangoachayan This is a very simple easy to make and cheap surfboard rack made of PVC tubing which can be knocked up in no time. The basic design can be modified to suit any number of boards and mounting positions. I've used 1 inch (32 mm) PVC pipes because i had a lot of discarded pieces but  u can use other si...
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 09:30:37 PDT
Car Top - 2 Kayak Rack (roof rack cars only) About 30 bucks... http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Top-2-Kayak-Rack-roof-rack-cars-only-About/
Car Top - 2 Kayak Rack (roof rack cars only) About 30 bucks... - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/4LRU/HJKBX9QT/FYA4LRUHJKBX9QT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/4LRU/HJKBX9QT/FYA4LRUHJKBX9QT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/4LRU/HJKBX9QT/FYA4LRUHJKBX9QT.SMALL.jpg bphoenix If you have kayaks and a car with roof racks, here's a simple and economical solution to get your yaks to the water and back without having to spend big bucks on a rack from Thule' ... I have just finished an RV trip of 4,000 miles where I towed my Jeep with my two kayaks strapped to this rack and ...
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 21:45:02 PDT
Bike storage "rack" (ridiculously simple) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-storage-rack-ridiculously-simple/
Bike storage "rack" (ridiculously simple) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/HYDX/HIPISS1H/FMNHYDXHIPISS1H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/HYDX/HIPISS1H/FMNHYDXHIPISS1H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/HYDX/HIPISS1H/FMNHYDXHIPISS1H.SMALL.jpg klokid I spent a good while combing the internet for a way to neatly store my bike vertically in my small flat without drilling or damaging anything. Finding nothing I came up with a ridiculously simple solution. This barely counts as a project as it requires no assembly. Nonetheless it is as effective as ...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 07:28:21 PDT
Truck Bed Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-Bed-Bike-Rack-1/
Truck Bed Bike Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/5DPB/HINNWWZJ/FNJ5DPBHINNWWZJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/5DPB/HINNWWZJ/FNJ5DPBHINNWWZJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/5DPB/HINNWWZJ/FNJ5DPBHINNWWZJ.SMALL.jpg Atomic Tigger Got a truck? Got a bike? Need a way to transport your bike on your truck? I got this idea from a local bike shop. It's pretty simple and pretty cheap too. I could easily see this modified to mount bikes inside a mini-van by using a piece a plywood instead of the 2x6 for a sturdy platorm to keep the...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 17:36:28 PDT
Lock bracket that doesn't interfere with bottle cages or panniers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Lock-bracket-that-doesnt-interfere-with-bottle-ca/
Lock bracket that doesn't interfere with bottle cages or panniers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/I0CE/HINO5T05/FCRI0CEHINO5T05.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/I0CE/HINO5T05/FCRI0CEHINO5T05.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/I0CE/HINO5T05/FCRI0CEHINO5T05.SMALL.jpg Zenigatta The bracket which came with my lock was (as with most I've ever seen) rubbish, insecure & would have prevented me mounting any water bottle cages. However I don't like always having to have a bag with me when I cycle or putting a wet lock (if my bikes been locked up out in the rain) in my bag so I c...
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Wed, 3 Jul 2013 11:00:00 PDT
Bicycle Pizza Carrier built from scrap materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Pizza-Carrier-built-from-scrap-materials/
Bicycle Pizza Carrier built from scrap materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/4K6K/HGH70HMU/FGW4K6KHGH70HMU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/4K6K/HGH70HMU/FGW4K6KHGH70HMU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/4K6K/HGH70HMU/FGW4K6KHGH70HMU.SMALL.jpg ajax_electronics I love bicycles and I love pizza.  So, what could be better than using my bike to pick up a pizza!*  That is the inspiration behind this instructable - a Bicycle mounted pizza carrier.  Unfortunately it will be difficult to exactly duplicate my build (more on that later), but hopefully this instru...
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Mon, 13 May 2013 20:33:57 PDT
Interior bike rack for Rav4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Interior-bike-rack-for-Rav4/
Interior bike rack for Rav4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/VKAW/HGH71U4F/F6NVKAWHGH71U4F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/VKAW/HGH71U4F/F6NVKAWHGH71U4F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/VKAW/HGH71U4F/F6NVKAWHGH71U4F.SMALL.jpg acevh3 I made this for my 2010 Rav4, but I assume it will work for all 2006-2012 Rav4s since they have the same body style. I wanted to be able to stand up the bike inside (with the front wheel removed) so that I didn't have to worry about the possible damage or security problems of an exterior rack, but ...
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Mon, 13 May 2013 12:10:20 PDT
TubeFob: Handy Bicycle Inner Tube Luggage Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/TubeFob-Handy-Bicycle-Inner-Tube-Luggage-Tie/
TubeFob: Handy Bicycle Inner Tube Luggage Tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/3G2X/HGH6Q7FT/FRU3G2XHGH6Q7FT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/3G2X/HGH6Q7FT/FRU3G2XHGH6Q7FT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/3G2X/HGH6Q7FT/FRU3G2XHGH6Q7FT.SMALL.jpg JohanJShaw TubeFob: Handy Bicycle Inner Tube Luggage Tie This is how I carry a strip of inner tube that can be used to tie down groceries etc. to the luggage rack of my bike. As fellow makers will appreciate, this stuff has many other uses. Why not add inner tube to your Every Day Carry alongside paracord and...
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Sun, 12 May 2013 06:39:43 PDT
Bicycle Trailer Hitch (to Luggage Rack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trailer-Hitch-to-Luggage-Rack/
Bicycle Trailer Hitch (to Luggage Rack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/INBN/HGH6Q28V/FOMINBNHGH6Q28V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/INBN/HGH6Q28V/FOMINBNHGH6Q28V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/INBN/HGH6Q28V/FOMINBNHGH6Q28V.SMALL.jpg JohanJShaw Here is how I made a strong and permanent hitch for my bike trailer. The trailer is a Bellelli Eco Trailer Maxi which I modified (with a little woodworking) to a luggage rack level hitch. Why? The original seat post hitch did not adjust high enough to ride level - and I hate seat post hitches, as t...
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Sat, 11 May 2013 11:09:40 PDT