Instructables: exploring - outside - tube - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:48:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Super Simple Handlebar Tassels from a Bike Inner Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Handlebar-Tassels-from-a-Bike-Inner-T/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 12:31:57 PDT
Bike Repair Wood Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bike-Repair-Stand/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:55:19 PDT
How To Patch a Front Tire Presta Valve Bicycle Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Patch-a-Front-Tire-Presta-Valve-Bicycle-Tub/
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By: jediahwh

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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 20:12:38 PST
bike tube repair http://www.instructables.com/id/bike-tube-repair/
bike tube repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/GB1F/HMWVZ7OW/F8PGB1FHMWVZ7OW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/GB1F/HMWVZ7OW/F8PGB1FHMWVZ7OW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/GB1F/HMWVZ7OW/F8PGB1FHMWVZ7OW.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Repairing a bike inner tube is not only simple and cheap, but it's also mandatory in respect for the environment. Indeed a punctured tube can be repaired many times before being thrown out. A different matter is when the tube is cut or the valve leaks, since it's more difficult repair the tube. Anyw...
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 12:15:41 PDT
Simple Bird Nesting Box,... Tube, err um,.. thing! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bird-Nesting-Box-Tube-err-um-thing/
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Tue, 20 Aug 2013 01:16:07 PDT
TubeFob: Handy Bicycle Inner Tube Luggage Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/TubeFob-Handy-Bicycle-Inner-Tube-Luggage-Tie/
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Sun, 12 May 2013 06:39:43 PDT
tube wrapped lock http://www.instructables.com/id/tube-wrapped-lock/
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Tue, 13 Nov 2012 20:11:15 PST
How to fix a detached valve from the inner tube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-detached-valve-from-the-inner-tube/
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By: extrem

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Fri, 31 Aug 2012 10:19:40 PDT
Make Bulk Bicycle Tube Patch Kits http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Bulk-Bicycle-Tube-Patch-Kits/
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Wed, 4 Jul 2012 20:33:23 PDT
Fishing Rods Carrying Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Rods-Carrying-Tube/
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Tue, 10 Apr 2012 08:31:30 PDT
How to Safely Catch a Snake http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Safely-Catch-a-Snake/
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Sun, 11 Mar 2012 09:18:29 PDT
Snake Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Snake-Tube/
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Sun, 11 Mar 2012 06:39:47 PDT
Fix a flat bike tire - the Way of the Innertube http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-flat-bike-tire-the-Way-of-the-Innertube/
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Mon, 15 Nov 2010 22:24:49 PST
Galoshes from inner tubes and ATV tire tread http://www.instructables.com/id/Galoshes-from-inner-tubes-and-ATV-tire-tread/
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Sun, 14 Nov 2010 22:13:51 PST
Sewn Bike Innertube Chainstay Protector http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewn-Bike-Innertube-Chainstay-Protector/
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Sat, 13 Nov 2010 15:38:51 PST
Quick Easy Waterproof Flashlight using an inner tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Easy-Waterproof-Flashlight-using-an-inner-tu/
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Thu, 14 Oct 2010 12:22:18 PDT
Changing a bicycle tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-a-bicycle-tube/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2010 18:34:00 PST
Pimp My Bike: http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-My-Bike/
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