Instructables: exploring - outside - rack http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:54:23 PDT BLOX v1.01 Bike rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-rack-2/
Bike rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/9ZFG/HW4OHPQT/FUF9ZFGHW4OHPQT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/9ZFG/HW4OHPQT/FUF9ZFGHW4OHPQT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/9ZFG/HW4OHPQT/FUF9ZFGHW4OHPQT.SMALL.jpg knockmoreben Bike rack Pull-up Who hasn't went out and bought a pull-up bar after watching a Rocky movie or the likes. They are our most expensive clothes hanger. So when you want to give those bulging biceps a rest sure hang the bikes up and away safely. Fixing Simply following the simple instructions t...
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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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/D7WB/HV9HSR86/FFWD7WBHV9HSR86.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/D7WB/HV9HSR86/FFWD7WBHV9HSR86.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/FESZ/HTK5MY94/F8IFESZHTK5MY94.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/FESZ/HTK5MY94/F8IFESZHTK5MY94.SQUARE.jpg http://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
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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/ZV96/HRWNDPJ3/FC4ZV96HRWNDPJ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/ZV96/HRWNDPJ3/FC4ZV96HRWNDPJ3.SQUARE.jpg http://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/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/RZ6B/HRPT1PAQ/F0ARZ6BHRPT1PAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/RZ6B/HRPT1PAQ/F0ARZ6BHRPT1PAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Stop sign bicycle mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Stop-sign-bicycle-mount/
Stop sign bicycle mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/N334/HR4SWGHY/F9CN334HR4SWGHY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/N334/HR4SWGHY/F9CN334HR4SWGHY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/N334/HR4SWGHY/F9CN334HR4SWGHY.SMALL.jpg seamster I've got this gorgeous '73 Motobecane 10-speed bicycle that I've been lazily working on over the winter. It needed a decent place to rest indoors, away from my dusty garage workshop. It was begging for a unique and different kind of wall mount, and this is what I came up with. It was actually very...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 12:53:25 PST
Bicycle Rear Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Rear-Rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/WLOR/GU84TWP4/FDQWLORGU84TWP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/WLOR/GU84TWP4/FDQWLORGU84TWP4.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/JH80/HPO2G1CW/FYPJH80HPO2G1CW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/JH80/HPO2G1CW/FYPJH80HPO2G1CW.SQUARE.jpg http://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...
By: Raybourne

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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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/LXBB/HO239WTW/FH9LXBBHO239WTW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/LXBB/HO239WTW/FH9LXBBHO239WTW.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/MNW5/HFSHW4IO/F7VMNW5HFSHW4IO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/MNW5/HFSHW4IO/F7VMNW5HFSHW4IO.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/GG0X/HN829XNH/FQ5GG0XHN829XNH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/GG0X/HN829XNH/FQ5GG0XHN829XNH.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/OMAE/HKPX96JL/FZPOMAEHKPX96JL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/OMAE/HKPX96JL/FZPOMAEHKPX96JL.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/JJCF/HKPX4MGT/FBNJJCFHKPX4MGT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/JJCF/HKPX4MGT/FBNJJCFHKPX4MGT.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/OIWT/HKM943UC/F7COIWTHKM943UC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/OIWT/HKM943UC/F7COIWTHKM943UC.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/4LRU/HJKBX9QT/FYA4LRUHJKBX9QT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/4LRU/HJKBX9QT/FYA4LRUHJKBX9QT.SQUARE.jpg http://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/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/HYDX/HIPISS1H/FMNHYDXHIPISS1H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/HYDX/HIPISS1H/FMNHYDXHIPISS1H.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/5DPB/HINNWWZJ/FNJ5DPBHINNWWZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/5DPB/HINNWWZJ/FNJ5DPBHINNWWZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/I0CE/HINO5T05/FCRI0CEHINO5T05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/I0CE/HINO5T05/FCRI0CEHINO5T05.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/4K6K/HGH70HMU/FGW4K6KHGH70HMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/4K6K/HGH70HMU/FGW4K6KHGH70HMU.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/VKAW/HGH71U4F/F6NVKAWHGH71U4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/VKAW/HGH71U4F/F6NVKAWHGH71U4F.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/3G2X/HGH6Q7FT/FRU3G2XHGH6Q7FT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/3G2X/HGH6Q7FT/FRU3G2XHGH6Q7FT.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/INBN/HGH6Q28V/FOMINBNHGH6Q28V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/INBN/HGH6Q28V/FOMINBNHGH6Q28V.SQUARE.jpg http://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...
By: JohanJShaw

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Sat, 11 May 2013 11:09:40 PDT
Toolbox Compatible Bike Valet With Fork Mounts For Pickup Trucks http://www.instructables.com/id/Toolbox-Compatible-Bike-Valet-With-Fork-Mounts-For/
Toolbox Compatible Bike Valet With Fork Mounts For Pickup Trucks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/3EX9/HFSH77YB/FFD3EX9HFSH77YB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/3EX9/HFSH77YB/FFD3EX9HFSH77YB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/3EX9/HFSH77YB/FFD3EX9HFSH77YB.SMALL.jpg Nick_momo396 Do you ever wonder how you could fit your bike into your truck without a hassle? Do you have a toolbox and/or a shortbed pickup truck and have no way to transport your bike other than those pesky bungee cords? Look no further, because with my new design, I will revolutionize the way you transport yo...
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 09:49:50 PDT
Recycled Handlebar Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Handlebar-Bike-Rack/
Recycled Handlebar Bike Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/KESH/HGH6K542/F23KESHHGH6K542.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/KESH/HGH6K542/F23KESHHGH6K542.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/KESH/HGH6K542/F23KESHHGH6K542.SMALL.jpg veryrealperson My dear beloved bike Gunther met an untimely demise when he and I "won the door prize" (got doored) and he was sent careening off into the Great Bicycle Beyond. This project is dedicated in his memory (and created with some of his remains ;) THIS INSTRUCTABLE WILL SHOW YOU HOW TO MAKE A WALL-MOUN...
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Mon, 22 Apr 2013 14:03:27 PDT
Easy Bike rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Bike-rack/
Easy Bike rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/HCHO/HF23X6DG/F8HHCHOHF23X6DG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/HCHO/HF23X6DG/F8HHCHOHF23X6DG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/HCHO/HF23X6DG/F8HHCHOHF23X6DG.SMALL.jpg egray6 As a broke college student, I try to use my bike as much as possible for transport and such, however groceries can be a challenge when you have to use mad Tetris skills to fit everything into a backpack or suffer with bags hanging off of your handlebars.  I knew I wanted a bike rack that I could att...
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Sun, 7 Apr 2013 12:31:08 PDT
Kayak/Canoe Rack + Wood Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/KayakCanoe-Rack-Wood-Storage/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/NGH2/HEBMZEAN/FHYNGH2HEBMZEAN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/NGH2/HEBMZEAN/FHYNGH2HEBMZEAN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/NGH2/HEBMZEAN/FHYNGH2HEBMZEAN.SMALL.jpg mjp5147 CALL BEFORE YOU DIG. This rack was designed to hold 1 canoe on the bottom of the rack, 2 kayaks above it and to store fire wood underneath the canoe (the yellow kayak was being stored for a friend and is only sitting on cinder blocks). First things first, measure all of your boats. When determining...
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 15:20:53 PDT
DIY Bike Wall Mount from your Iron Gym http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Wall-Mount-from-your-Iron-Gym/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/54ZH/HEBNA373/FS354ZHHEBNA373.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/54ZH/HEBNA373/FS354ZHHEBNA373.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/54ZH/HEBNA373/FS354ZHHEBNA373.SMALL.jpg Tim.Taylor I found a great use for my Iron Gym that I wasn't using anymore since I could not put it up on any door post  in my new house. It's perfect as a wall mount for my fixie :) 1. Turn the black plastic bar around to the other side of the metal bars (this normally sits on the opposite site of the door) ...
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Sat, 16 Mar 2013 10:10:53 PDT
How to Make a Tow for Your PVC Pipe Boat Cradle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Tow-for-Your-PVC-Pipe-Boat-Cradle/
How to Make a Tow for Your PVC Pipe Boat Cradle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/BVO1/HE07P5YT/FMQBVO1HE07P5YT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/BVO1/HE07P5YT/FMQBVO1HE07P5YT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/BVO1/HE07P5YT/FMQBVO1HE07P5YT.SMALL.jpg jreeve17 This instructable will show you how to make a tow for the PVC boat cradle that I made in a previous instructable (http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-PVC-Pipe-Boat-Rack/). Materials: Hot Glue Remote Control Car Boat Cradle 3 LEGO wheels 1 foot of wire Paper Clip Tools: Drill Small drill ...
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Sat, 9 Mar 2013 14:00:20 PST
How To Make A PVC Pipe Boat Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-PVC-Pipe-Boat-Rack/
How To Make A PVC Pipe Boat Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/21DM/HE080LTD/FMH21DMHE080LTD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/21DM/HE080LTD/FMH21DMHE080LTD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/21DM/HE080LTD/FMH21DMHE080LTD.SMALL.jpg jreeve17 Materials: 1/2 inch PVC pipe* Assorted 1/2 inch PVC parts 1/4 inch thick foam Hot glue *we will find how much PVC pipe you need in the next step. Tools: PVC pipe cutter or hacksaw Tape measure Brain This instructable  is all about making a PVC boat rack out of PVC pipe. Part of the boat tow is a h...
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Fri, 8 Mar 2013 19:31:03 PST
Ski Rack without Removing Bicycle Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Ski-Rack-without-Removing-Bicycle-Rack/
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 18:36:30 PST
Super easy redneck knife/gun rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-easy-knifegun-rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/3YGH/HAQ3A9DK/FJG3YGHHAQ3A9DK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/3YGH/HAQ3A9DK/FJG3YGHHAQ3A9DK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/3YGH/HAQ3A9DK/FJG3YGHHAQ3A9DK.SMALL.jpg camping crazy   This is a simple gun and knife rack that I made to hold my gun and knives. All I did to make this was screw a board to the wall so that it hit the studs , then I put hooks in to hold the gun and finishing nails in to hold the knives. The hooks go on the handhold on the stock and the middle of the ...
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Tue, 1 Jan 2013 11:53:47 PST
Wall-mounted horizontal wood rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-mounted-horizontal-wood-rack/
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Sat, 15 Dec 2012 12:31:01 PST
LACK the rack http://www.instructables.com/id/LACK-the-rack/
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Mon, 27 Aug 2012 13:54:19 PDT
Vertical Bike Rack from 2x4s (single bike) http://www.instructables.com/id/Verticle-Bike-Rack-from-2x4s-single-bike/
Vertical Bike Rack from 2x4s (single bike) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/2RTF/H2WEXEET/FT32RTFH2WEXEET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/2RTF/H2WEXEET/FT32RTFH2WEXEET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/2RTF/H2WEXEET/FT32RTFH2WEXEET.SMALL.jpg mythicalbyrd I built a wooden freestanding bike rack for a single bike based off my dual-bike design.  I had some scrap 2x4s. but I needed to purchase a few new 2x4s for this rack.  The bike hook is hung at 63.5", which is perfect for one of my bikes. Lengths to cut 2x4s: 1 - 65" 2 - 61 3/4" 2 - 36" 2 - 28.5" 1...
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Sun, 10 Jun 2012 22:32:57 PDT
Vertical Bike Rack from 2x4s http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Bike-Rack-from-2x4s/
Vertical Bike Rack from 2x4s - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/BRRR/H2ULR9TG/F4ZBRRRH2ULR9TG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/BRRR/H2ULR9TG/F4ZBRRRH2ULR9TG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/BRRR/H2ULR9TG/F4ZBRRRH2ULR9TG.SMALL.jpg mythicalbyrd I recently built a vertical bike rack from scraps of 2x4s leftover from another project.  I built this rack so that the rear wheel from one of our bikes could rest on the floor.  I found that I would need this bike to be hung at 63.5" using these hooks, but the wheelbase on this bike is larger than ...
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Thu, 31 May 2012 11:47:22 PDT
Hakima Roof Rack - Poor Man's Strut Channel Cross Bars http://www.instructables.com/id/Hakima-Roof-Rack-Poor-Mans-Strut-Channel-Cross-/
Hakima Roof Rack - Poor Man's Strut Channel Cross Bars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/FL7U/GZKG37YJ/FL2FL7UGZKG37YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/FL7U/GZKG37YJ/FL2FL7UGZKG37YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/FL7U/GZKG37YJ/FL2FL7UGZKG37YJ.SMALL.jpg alhazen My SUV came with a basic luggage rack.  What I really needed was something with the functionality of a Yakima or Thule cross bar but with a dumpster diver price tag. For less than the cost of a single store-bought cross bar I was able to bodge a reasonably functional bar using strut channel that I p...
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Sat, 12 May 2012 16:42:07 PDT
Laser Cut/Engraved Skateboard Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Skateboard-Rack-Cut-Engraved-by-a-Laser-C/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/ED9Z/H1LWPVFP/F7JED9ZH1LWPVFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/ED9Z/H1LWPVFP/F7JED9ZH1LWPVFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/ED9Z/H1LWPVFP/F7JED9ZH1LWPVFP.SMALL.jpg thegreenassassin Cut 100% by laser, I decided to make a skateboard rack with and engrave lyrics from an album from my favorite band. The engravings on the sides are lyrics to an album by the band “Brand New” entitled “Your Favorite Weapon”. I designed this skateboard rack for my Digital Fabrication class at the Uni...
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Thu, 3 May 2012 02:07:43 PDT
Extremely Loud Train Horn Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Train-Horn-Bicycle/
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Sun, 1 Apr 2012 22:49:04 PDT
In-Home Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/In-Home-Bike-Rack/
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Wed, 28 Mar 2012 18:20:41 PDT
DIY Bicycle roof rack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-rack-roof-top/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/ZTT4/H0FLNL1U/FGPZTT4H0FLNL1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/ZTT4/H0FLNL1U/FGPZTT4H0FLNL1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/ZTT4/H0FLNL1U/FGPZTT4H0FLNL1U.SMALL.jpg batking My first DIY bicycle rack mounted on my car top.
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Mon, 26 Mar 2012 12:36:00 PDT
Tow Hitch Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Tow-Hitch-Bike-Rack/
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Sat, 24 Mar 2012 17:42:02 PDT
Snowboard wall rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowboard-wall-rack/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2012 04:26:18 PST
SCUBA Tank Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/SCUBA-Tank-Rack/
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Thu, 10 Nov 2011 03:00:19 PST
Steel and Wood Bicycle Cargo Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-and-Wood-Bicycle-Cargo-Rack/
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Sun, 10 Jul 2011 18:11:28 PDT
Backpack Pannier for Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-Pannier-for-Bicycle/
Backpack Pannier for Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/TTRO/GPBDIGVJ/FGNTTROGPBDIGVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/TTRO/GPBDIGVJ/FGNTTROGPBDIGVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/TTRO/GPBDIGVJ/FGNTTROGPBDIGVJ.SMALL.jpg mech.asn I have been trying to make my own pannier for some time now but wanted to avoid modifying my backpack and especially sewing. This instructable is what i came up with based on ideas I found elsewhere and here: Backpack-panniers-that-are-still-backpacks Parts : - Backpack - Over Door Hanger - Bungee ...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2011 17:11:43 PDT
homemade bicycle rack http://www.instructables.com/id/homemade-bicycle-rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/HU2J/GNFSJYOP/FLPHU2JGNFSJYOP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/HU2J/GNFSJYOP/FLPHU2JGNFSJYOP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/HU2J/GNFSJYOP/FLPHU2JGNFSJYOP.SMALL.jpg factpass Why do you need to go to the sport shale and spend $100 on bicycler rack.  Easy way to make make it by yourself. You need: 1.  plastic tubes  2. glue  3. hose clams 4. fretsaw 5. screwdriver
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Thu, 12 May 2011 18:47:51 PDT
Guerilla Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Guerilla-Bike-Rack/
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Sun, 1 May 2011 23:58:11 PDT
Two Bike Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Bike-Bike-Rack/
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Thu, 21 Apr 2011 07:14:08 PDT
A $10 Simple Bike Pannier Conversion for a Messenger (or any) Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Bike-Pannier-Conversion-for-a-Messengerany-B/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/BQXP/GKS0W0MX/FQWBQXPGKS0W0MX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/BQXP/GKS0W0MX/FQWBQXPGKS0W0MX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/BQXP/GKS0W0MX/FQWBQXPGKS0W0MX.SMALL.jpg chamnit Store bought bike pannier suck. They are ridiculously expensive, uncomfortable to carry around, and aren’t much good for anything else. For light commuting, I don’t want to have to shell out a ton of cash for carrying stuff on a bike rack, even though my back is starting to argue with me.  Most of ...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2011 11:28:15 PDT
Vertical Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Bike-Rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/X12J/GKS0TQKK/FMWX12JGKS0TQKK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/X12J/GKS0TQKK/FMWX12JGKS0TQKK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/X12J/GKS0TQKK/FMWX12JGKS0TQKK.SMALL.jpg red19fire I used some bits from ikea to make a vertical bike rack for two bikes. Drill some bar stock, mount 'coat hanger' things, and attach to the ikea pole.  DONE. $60 in material, 4 hours to assemble.  cheapest store-bought bike rack:  $120.
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Mon, 7 Mar 2011 11:17:13 PST