Instructables: exploring - workshop - motorcycles - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Nov 2017 22:51:29 PST BLOX v1.01 Custom Retro Electric Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Retro-Electric-Motorcycle/
Custom Retro Electric Motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/42BH/JA36VSRV/FOD42BHJA36VSRV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/42BH/JA36VSRV/FOD42BHJA36VSRV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/42BH/JA36VSRV/FOD42BHJA36VSRV.SMALL.jpg Patrick LASCHETTE so...after my https://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Jetpac... i decided to build something who would be bigger and better and usefuller.As usual, not much to say.. but a lot to show Cowdfunding so i started crowdfunding....and after a while i had enough money to be able to start already......
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Sun, 19 Nov 2017 15:53:14 PST
How to Lube Control Cables http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Lube-Control-Cables/
How to Lube Control Cables - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/6CGL/JA36KKVV/FS36CGLJA36KKVV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/6CGL/JA36KKVV/FS36CGLJA36KKVV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/6CGL/JA36KKVV/FS36CGLJA36KKVV.SMALL.jpg MillennialDIYer Oh, the joys of motorcycle maintenance. Or is that just something we pretend when bragging to our cager buddies at the bar? I forget. Sometimes it's just another item on our to do list, and today is one of those days. Lubing the control cables on your motorbike is something you should do yearly or w...
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Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:38:19 PST
Motorcycle First Aid Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-First-Aid-Kit/
Motorcycle First Aid Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/GIRY/J9SVFDG9/FTNGIRYJ9SVFDG9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/GIRY/J9SVFDG9/FTNGIRYJ9SVFDG9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/GIRY/J9SVFDG9/FTNGIRYJ9SVFDG9.SMALL.jpg MillennialDIYer There is no need to speak about the risks of motorcycling. Not only is it inherently dangerous given the little protection it provides, but you're also constantly exposed to the elements with all that that entails. Nonetheless, that only makes the experience even more thrilling and rewarding. As suc...
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Sun, 12 Nov 2017 23:20:39 PST
DIY: Motorcycle GPS Tracker Alarm Install With Remote Engine Disconnect http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Motorcycle-GPS-Tracker-Install-With-Remote-Eng/
DIY: Motorcycle GPS Tracker Alarm Install With Remote Engine Disconnect - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/C66Q/J98R7BVU/F46C66QJ98R7BVU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/C66Q/J98R7BVU/F46C66QJ98R7BVU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/C66Q/J98R7BVU/F46C66QJ98R7BVU.SMALL.jpg MillennialDIYer If you find this helpful or appreciate me documenting all the info, consider leaving a vote! It would certainly leave me a smile after all the effort put in. :) - MarcoSome say that there are only two types of motorcycle riders: Those who have crashed, and those that are going to crash. Others have ...
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Fri, 27 Oct 2017 14:33:38 PDT
Micrometric Ratcheting Quick Release Buckle for Helmets http://www.instructables.com/id/Micrometric-Ratcheting-Quick-Release-Buckle-for-He/
Micrometric Ratcheting Quick Release Buckle for Helmets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/H4Z0/J94GXWPT/FVGH4Z0J94GXWPT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/H4Z0/J94GXWPT/FVGH4Z0J94GXWPT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/H4Z0/J94GXWPT/FVGH4Z0J94GXWPT.SMALL.jpg MillennialDIYer If you're an ATGATT type of guy then you know how much nicer it is to ride with gear that works with you and not against you - and that especially includes your helmet. There's nothing worse than speeding off into the sunrise...only to have to park on the side of the road minutes later because you f...
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Mon, 23 Oct 2017 21:41:44 PDT
DIY - Motorcycle Horn Install Upgrade - 2017 Kawasaki Ninja 650 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Motorcycle-Horn-Install-Upgrade-2017-Kawasaki-/
DIY - Motorcycle Horn Install Upgrade - 2017 Kawasaki Ninja 650 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/N3TQ/J8YRF5T4/FTSN3TQJ8YRF5T4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/N3TQ/J8YRF5T4/FTSN3TQJ8YRF5T4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/N3TQ/J8YRF5T4/FTSN3TQJ8YRF5T4.SMALL.jpg MillennialDIYer Difficulty: IntermediateTool Requirements: IntermediateTime: A weekend projectCost: 40$ Approx.I'm not sure why, but I've always been a fan of loud horns. And if you've clicked, I'm guessing you also have the same guilty vice. So when I passed on from my beloved 2015 Kawasaki Ninja 300 ABS (with i...
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Sat, 21 Oct 2017 09:21:12 PDT
DIY - Kawasaki USB Smartphone Charger Install http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kawasaki-USB-Smartphone-Charger-Install/
DIY - Kawasaki USB Smartphone Charger Install - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/3CB0/J8YR6S70/FH93CB0J8YR6S70.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/3CB0/J8YR6S70/FH93CB0J8YR6S70.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/3CB0/J8YR6S70/FH93CB0J8YR6S70.SMALL.jpg MillennialDIYer Many new models of motorcycles from Kawasaki now (finally!) come pre-setup for accepting a "bolt-on" charger. While installing a USB Charger (or 12v port) isn't all that complicated of an install on any motorcycle, it can be hard to locate a suitable location (including fairing cutting), as well as ...
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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:21:23 PDT
DIY - Motorcycle Oil Change - 2017 Kawasaki Ninja 650 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Motorcycle-Oil-Change-2017-Kawasaki-Ninja-650/
DIY - Motorcycle Oil Change - 2017 Kawasaki Ninja 650 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/W25Q/J8YR5K14/F4IW25QJ8YR5K14.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/W25Q/J8YR5K14/F4IW25QJ8YR5K14.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/W25Q/J8YR5K14/F4IW25QJ8YR5K14.SMALL.jpg MillennialDIYer In this DIY we're going to take a look at changing the oil on the new (as of 2017) Kawasaki Ninja 650. Thankfully, on this model changing the oil is easier than ever, thanks to an open bottom that makes it unnecessary to remove any fairings at all. While we are at it, we are also going to install an...
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Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:34:22 PDT
Sportbike Smartphone Ram Mount - 2017 Kawasaki Ninja 650 ABS http://www.instructables.com/id/Sportbike-Smartphone-Ram-Mount-2017-Kawasaki-Ninja/
Sportbike Smartphone Ram Mount - 2017 Kawasaki Ninja 650 ABS - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/J75T/J8UGW7J5/FZ0J75TJ8UGW7J5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/J75T/J8UGW7J5/FZ0J75TJ8UGW7J5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/J75T/J8UGW7J5/FZ0J75TJ8UGW7J5.SMALL.jpg MillennialDIYer If you were looking for an professional looking way to mount your smartphone to your bike, you've come to the right place.As a GPSaholic myself, one of the first things I do to any bike I'll be riding is:A - A way to mount a phoneB - A way to charge the mounted phoneThis instructable will be taking ...
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:42:42 PDT
Friction Drive Motorized Bicycle W/ GX25 http://www.instructables.com/id/Friction-Drive-Motorized-Bicycle-W-GX25/
Friction Drive Motorized Bicycle W/ GX25 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/DCEQ/J8F5QKJ9/FJ6DCEQJ8F5QKJ9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/DCEQ/J8F5QKJ9/FJ6DCEQJ8F5QKJ9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/DCEQ/J8F5QKJ9/FJ6DCEQJ8F5QKJ9.SMALL.jpg k9troeppl All you need for this project is...-Bike $50+-Engine $25-Throttle Grip $7-Angle iron $5-Turnbuckle $7-5in long 3/8 bolt $5-Coupler nuts x2 $4-1/2in U-bolts x2 $1 each-3/8 nuts $1 each- BMX drive peg $3 for 2All the tools you need...-Drill-Dremel-Cut off wheelNO WELDING NEEDED AT ALL!Total price for ...
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Thu, 5 Oct 2017 21:06:57 PDT
Lawnmower Revision http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawnmower-Revision/
Lawnmower Revision - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/GDMP/J86HTERP/FK0GDMPJ86HTERP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/GDMP/J86HTERP/FK0GDMPJ86HTERP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/GDMP/J86HTERP/FK0GDMPJ86HTERP.SMALL.jpg bierent Make your old lawnmower like new with this guide. Teardown part 1 The first thing to do is to completely tear the lawn mower apart. Make pictures of everything you take off and keep everything organised for when you're putting it back together. Teardown part 2 Electronics With a lawn mower t...
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Mon, 2 Oct 2017 05:31:41 PDT
DIY - Decoy Alarm for Motorcycles http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dummy-Alarm-for-Motorcycles/
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Wed, 27 Sep 2017 12:40:34 PDT
Motorcycle Tips, Repairs, & Restorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Tips-Repairs-Restorations/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/TM05/J81RDNQH/FUTTM05J81RDNQH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/TM05/J81RDNQH/FUTTM05J81RDNQH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/TM05/J81RDNQH/FUTTM05J81RDNQH.SMALL.jpg wold630 Tune up your bike and head out on the open road. These 18 projects will help you get going. Motorcycle Restoration Replica Vintage Motorcycle KL250 From Forgotten to Roadworthy (Non-Technical) How to Make Motorcycle Frame Sliders on the Lathe -- I Made It at TechShop! Leather and W...
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Tue, 26 Sep 2017 16:27:19 PDT
Brake Light Blinker for Motorcycles http://www.instructables.com/id/Brake-Light-Blinker-for-Motorcycles/
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Sun, 17 Sep 2017 04:57:04 PDT
Emergency Motorcycle Notification With NFC http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Motorcycle-Notification-With-NFC/
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:08:34 PDT
How to Refurbish a Motorcycle Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Refurbish-a-Motorcycle-Seat/
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 08:39:48 PDT
Budget Custom CE Rated Motorcycle Armor From D3O - Hip Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Budget-Custom-CE-Rated-Motorcycle-Armor-From-D3O-H/
Budget Custom CE Rated Motorcycle Armor From D3O - Hip Armor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/76LB/J6WGKQYK/FML76LBJ6WGKQYK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/76LB/J6WGKQYK/FML76LBJ6WGKQYK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/76LB/J6WGKQYK/FML76LBJ6WGKQYK.SMALL.jpg MillennialDIYer Difficulty: Easy (Do I hear a "One Beard"?...)Tool Requirements: LowTime: 1h 30minCost: 25-30$Synopsis:Problem: I wanted cheap, comfortable replacement hip armor inserts, and I was unsatisfied with the commercially available solutions.Solution: I butchered a CE Rated Back Protector pad and made my o...
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 09:46:08 PDT
Motorcycle Petcock Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Petcock-Replacement/
Motorcycle Petcock Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/WO6R/J6QQKP6I/FGNWO6RJ6QQKP6I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/WO6R/J6QQKP6I/FGNWO6RJ6QQKP6I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/WO6R/J6QQKP6I/FGNWO6RJ6QQKP6I.SMALL.jpg bekathwia My motorcycle's fuel valve aka petcock was original to my 1975 Honda CB200, and it was acting a bit clogged. Instead of cleaning it out of years of gunk, I opted to order a replacement. This Instructable details the replacement of said petcock, which is similar to most old Hondas.For this project yo...
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Sat, 26 Aug 2017 08:36:34 PDT
The Stealth Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Stealth-Bike/
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 20:23:51 PDT
Build Your Own Motorcycle Hard Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Motorcycle-Hard-Bags/
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Mon, 14 Aug 2017 13:54:01 PDT
Chain Tension Adjustment on Vintage Honda Motorcycles http://www.instructables.com/id/Chain-Tension-Adjustment-on-Vintage-Honda-Motorcyc/
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Fri, 4 Aug 2017 11:12:41 PDT
Restoring ATV Four Wheeler Plastic http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-ATV-Four-Wheeler-Plastic/
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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 07:36:53 PDT
Matte Finish Motorcycle Tank Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Matte-Finish-Motorcycle-Tank-Painting/
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Fri, 21 Jul 2017 05:47:05 PDT
Polishing Motorcycle Fins http://www.instructables.com/id/Polishing-Motorcycle-Fins/
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Sun, 9 Jul 2017 12:08:39 PDT
SV 650 S Handlebar Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/SV-650-S-Handlebar-Conversion/
SV 650 S Handlebar Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/PZWU/J4G5AN8D/F6JPZWUJ4G5AN8D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/PZWU/J4G5AN8D/F6JPZWUJ4G5AN8D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/PZWU/J4G5AN8D/F6JPZWUJ4G5AN8D.SMALL.jpg gabbee Two types of handlebar exist in the motorcycle life. The sport shaping and the touring. If you look for pics about the Sv650 S you will see that it has got the first mentioned. It is good-good but for longer journey not so comfortable. If my wrist, waist could speak...Since I am planning a longer tr...
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Thu, 29 Jun 2017 05:43:23 PDT
Leather and Waxed Cotton Motorcycle Saddlebag http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-and-Waxed-Cotton-Motorcycle-Saddlebag/
Leather and Waxed Cotton Motorcycle Saddlebag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/3M1M/J3OQ1ECH/FYS3M1MJ3OQ1ECH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/3M1M/J3OQ1ECH/FYS3M1MJ3OQ1ECH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/3M1M/J3OQ1ECH/FYS3M1MJ3OQ1ECH.SMALL.jpg deluges Hey everyone,Here's a project that took me a while and during which I learned a lot!I had never used a sawing machine before, and my work with leather was limited to one sheath for a knife I made. I tried to document as much as I could and take many pictures throughout the process but should anythin...
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Sun, 11 Jun 2017 08:42:21 PDT
Africa Twin Rear Shock Rebuild http://www.instructables.com/id/Africa-Twin-Rear-Shock-Rebuild/
Africa Twin Rear Shock Rebuild - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/Z8EH/J3AF89TB/FDTZ8EHJ3AF89TB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/Z8EH/J3AF89TB/FDTZ8EHJ3AF89TB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/Z8EH/J3AF89TB/FDTZ8EHJ3AF89TB.SMALL.jpg CzarnyCzarownik Gdy poleje się amor i zostawia na postoju kałużę oleju (u mnie po 2 latach po profesjonalnym serwisie) można wykonać te oto proste 19 kroków i mieć amor jak ze sklepu, używając do tego młotka i śrubokręta :)Lista zakupów:Uszczelniacz S4 14x26x6,5U NBR/PTFE/BR - 20złOring dekla puszki powietrza 35x2,...
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Tue, 30 May 2017 12:57:09 PDT
$70 Wide Motorcycle Ramp http://www.instructables.com/id/70-Wide-Motorcycle-Ramp/
$70 Wide Motorcycle Ramp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/K3DR/J2UPC4JP/FRVK3DRJ2UPC4JP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/K3DR/J2UPC4JP/FRVK3DRJ2UPC4JP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/K3DR/J2UPC4JP/FRVK3DRJ2UPC4JP.SMALL.jpg jacobdlyon In this instructable, a wooden motorcycle ramp is created. While designing the ramp, I was primarily interested in the following criteria:- Able to load individually (needed to be wide for feet on either side of bike)- Light(ish) weight- Relatively small slope- Cheaper than ~$100 productLet's get to...
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Thu, 18 May 2017 19:07:51 PDT
Vintage Motorcycle Seat Restoration - CB200 http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Motorcycle-Seat-Restoration-CB200/
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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:09:03 PDT
How to Polish and Port a Carburetor and Intake http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Polish-and-Port-a-Carburetor-and-Intake/
How to Polish and Port a Carburetor and Intake - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/MK2Z/IZT6MJWK/FMCMK2ZIZT6MJWK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/MK2Z/IZT6MJWK/FMCMK2ZIZT6MJWK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/MK2Z/IZT6MJWK/FMCMK2ZIZT6MJWK.SMALL.jpg 4DIYers Video tutorial on how to port and polish a small engine butterfly style carburetor. In this tutorial I will also include how to port the intake manifold as well. Doing this procedure will help increase the performance of your engine along with increasing fuel economy, throttle response, optimization...
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 12:02:46 PST
Bright and Visible Tail Lights for Foggy Days http://www.instructables.com/id/Bright-and-Visible-Tail-Lights-for-Foggy-Days/
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 10:43:11 PST
Improvised wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Improvised-Wheel/
Improvised wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/KUD9/IW5JCC53/FOTKUD9IW5JCC53.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/KUD9/IW5JCC53/FOTKUD9IW5JCC53.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/KUD9/IW5JCC53/FOTKUD9IW5JCC53.SMALL.jpg Vasugan We will do the wheels on the bike 2x2 WD. The cameras on the car How to make the hub wrote in the previous instructables http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Bike-3x3WD/ pipe diameter 57mm. Sides are made of metal 2mm thick. Diameter of 400 millimeters. Along the edges of the mounting h...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 07:56:13 PST
Motorcycle Curved License Plate Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Curved-License-Plate-Frame/
Motorcycle Curved License Plate Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/H0L8/IVO3I5AB/FRQH0L8IVO3I5AB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/H0L8/IVO3I5AB/FRQH0L8IVO3I5AB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/H0L8/IVO3I5AB/FRQH0L8IVO3I5AB.SMALL.jpg BruceP28 The manufacturer that built your cruiser bike did everything they could think of to make it look cool, and then they slapped an awful looking license plate holder on it, almost as an afterthought. On my bike, a 2006 Yamaha Roadliner, the license plate stuck up almost like a miniature drive-in movie...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 19:49:48 PST
KTM Pure DC http://www.instructables.com/id/KTM-Pure-DC/
KTM Pure DC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/M2O2/IVHQM64C/FCDM2O2IVHQM64C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/M2O2/IVHQM64C/FCDM2O2IVHQM64C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/M2O2/IVHQM64C/FCDM2O2IVHQM64C.SMALL.jpg haverr This Instructable is for this how to transform KTM charging system from Floated ground to oure DC. Това ръководство е за това как да преработим електрическата Система на KTM от плаваща маса към изцяло правотокова система. Firs remove old wire from the stator. Първо премахваме старите намотки от ...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:11:11 PST
Homemade Bike Vasugan 3WD http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Bike-3x3WD/
Homemade Bike Vasugan 3WD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/ANSF/IUYDD3FE/FE0ANSFIUYDD3FE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/ANSF/IUYDD3FE/FE0ANSFIUYDD3FE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/ANSF/IUYDD3FE/FE0ANSFIUYDD3FE.SMALL.jpg Vasugan Homemade bike Vasugan 3WD The Assembly of an All-wheel Drive Tricycle Starts With the Manufacture of the Rotation Unit. The assembly of an all-wheel drive tricycle starts with the manufacture of the rotation unit. It transfers torque to the front wheel and turns the front fork.Required parts ar...
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 16:37:19 PDT
Built-in Tire Inflator for Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-in-Tire-Inflator-for-Motorcycle/
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 01:48:10 PDT
Homemade Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Bike/
Homemade Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/Y8A4/IUKF2APF/FGPY8A4IUKF2APF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/Y8A4/IUKF2APF/FGPY8A4IUKF2APF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/Y8A4/IUKF2APF/FGPY8A4IUKF2APF.SMALL.jpg Vasugan I collect all-terrain vehicle. 3WD Let's start with the preparation of the assembly profile 20x20x2mm. Clear the rust. After that curled toward the benders with a diameter of 200 mm fold. Putting mount the front fork of the motorcycle. We set the CV joint on a car. He will peredovat torque t...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:42:56 PDT
Distressed Motorcycle Headlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Distressed-Motorcycle-Headlight/
Distressed Motorcycle Headlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/ZT3M/ITAS7JQ4/FN9ZT3MITAS7JQ4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/ZT3M/ITAS7JQ4/FN9ZT3MITAS7JQ4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/ZT3M/ITAS7JQ4/FN9ZT3MITAS7JQ4.SMALL.jpg bekathwia Here's a quick technique for distressing/aging a motorcycle headlight to better match your rat rod. My boyfriend's 1971 Yamaha XS650 bobber just didn't look right with the copper finish of its new headlight.You will need:headlightpainter's tape/masking tapeutility knifesandpaper, about 800 grit will...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 19:53:07 PDT
Throttle Cable Replacement on a 1975 Honda CB200T http://www.instructables.com/id/Throttle-Cable-Replacement-on-a-1975-Honda-CB200T/
Throttle Cable Replacement on a 1975 Honda CB200T - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/CVMW/IRXTTTEH/F7ECVMWIRXTTTEH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/CVMW/IRXTTTEH/F7ECVMWIRXTTTEH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/CVMW/IRXTTTEH/F7ECVMWIRXTTTEH.SMALL.jpg bekathwia What follows is an overview of what I learned while replacing my motorcycle's throttle cable. While I'm no motorcycle expert (yet!), I hope you can learn from my mistakes and perhaps benefit from my research, since the info on these old bikes can sometimes be hard to find. Find the Right Replaceme...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:17:54 PDT
Motorcycle backrest http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Backrest/
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 17:14:55 PDT
$1 Motorcycle Map Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Motorcycle-Map-Pouch/
$1 Motorcycle Map Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/RB3R/IRHV518L/F08RB3RIRHV518L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/RB3R/IRHV518L/F08RB3RIRHV518L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/RB3R/IRHV518L/F08RB3RIRHV518L.SMALL.jpg jʎɐɹ-ɾ Back storyMy tank bag was stolen recently along with the gloves inside. Besides the storage, the tang bag had a windowed pouch for a map or cell phone. I wanted:a cheap solution that won't get stolensecure and functional while ridingwaterproof in case of raincan be quickly and easily removed without...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 12:14:01 PDT
Bicycle phone mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Phone-Mount/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 09:27:54 PDT
Mini Cafe Racer, Board Tracker, Motorized Bicycle, Frankenstein Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Cafe-Racer-Board-Tracker-Motorized-Bicycle-Fr/
Mini Cafe Racer, Board Tracker, Motorized Bicycle, Frankenstein Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/KYDX/IR40H7Z2/FISKYDXIR40H7Z2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/KYDX/IR40H7Z2/FISKYDXIR40H7Z2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/KYDX/IR40H7Z2/FISKYDXIR40H7Z2.SMALL.jpg joleothetall Let me preface this by saying that this is NOT a step by step guide. I realize that the point of this site is to post and find instructions on how to build and make incredible things and I am deviating from that purpose, so I apologize, I'm bad. However, I recently built this little moped/cafe racer...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 13:11:35 PDT
2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 Comfy Pillion Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/2015-Yamaha-YZF-R1-Comfy-Pillion-Seat/
2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 Comfy Pillion Seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/6KHI/IQLI9P7A/F9N6KHIIQLI9P7A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/6KHI/IQLI9P7A/F9N6KHIIQLI9P7A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/6KHI/IQLI9P7A/F9N6KHIIQLI9P7A.SMALL.jpg Josh524 I made this instructable to show how I modified my AirHawk 2 R (Small) seat into a pillion seat for my 2015 Yamaha Yzf-R1. The new bikes these days do not have a great seat for passengers, so this is a great way to still have an awesome sport bike and make your date/ lady happy.https://youtu.be/8c_l...
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Sat, 16 Jul 2016 00:06:18 PDT
Bike Badge Belt Buckle http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Badge-Belt-Buckle/
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Thu, 7 Jul 2016 03:48:58 PDT
Dirt Bike/ Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-Bike-Motorcycle/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 09:15:29 PDT
Front Mounted GoPro to Shoei GT-Air http://www.instructables.com/id/Front-Mounted-GoPro-to-Shoei-GT-Air/
Front Mounted GoPro to Shoei GT-Air - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/4A3W/IP9R9L3U/FKS4A3WIP9R9L3U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/4A3W/IP9R9L3U/FKS4A3WIP9R9L3U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/4A3W/IP9R9L3U/FKS4A3WIP9R9L3U.SMALL.jpg RumBot Everyone is doing it, now you can too!I wear a Shoei GT-Air helmet when I ride. It's nice, but mounting a GoPro is difficult. I don't like the look or feel of a camera appendage off to the side, or the top. It creates drag and wind buffeting. It makes the neck tired, and the video shaky. When I thin...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 18:36:56 PDT
Cheap Carburetor Balancing http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Carburetor-Balancing/
Cheap Carburetor Balancing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/ZQ1J/IP2UFR1U/FXSZQ1JIP2UFR1U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/ZQ1J/IP2UFR1U/FXSZQ1JIP2UFR1U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/ZQ1J/IP2UFR1U/FXSZQ1JIP2UFR1U.SMALL.jpg scrpn17w After sitting for the winter when I first fired up my bike for the season it had a serious afterfire (backfiring through the exhaust). I attempted a basic tuneup with new plug wires, a cleaning of the carburetors and new spark plugs but no improvement was made. After some researching I found that it...
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 08:59:50 PDT
How to Clean, Lubricate, and Wax a Motorcycle Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-Lubricate-and-Wax-a-Motorcycle-Chain/
How to Clean, Lubricate, and Wax a Motorcycle Chain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/804K/IO8WBH09/F00804KIO8WBH09.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/804K/IO8WBH09/F00804KIO8WBH09.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/804K/IO8WBH09/F00804KIO8WBH09.SMALL.jpg Stonewall Craftworks The chain is a vital component on a motorcycle. A well-maintained chain is essential to the longevity, safety, and functionality of a motorcycle. Here's how I do it. Things you'll need Chain Cleaner, Chain Lubricant, Chain Wax - http://goo.gl/nhq1cQChain Brush - http://goo.gl/KTetzi10 mm Wrench...
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Sun, 15 May 2016 21:31:01 PDT
Remove Seized & Stripped Screws From Motorcycle Engine Covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Seized-Stripped-Screws-From-Motorcycle-Engi/
Remove Seized & Stripped Screws From Motorcycle Engine Covers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/D9ZY/IO0GABUX/FZED9ZYIO0GABUX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/D9ZY/IO0GABUX/FZED9ZYIO0GABUX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/D9ZY/IO0GABUX/FZED9ZYIO0GABUX.SMALL.jpg bekathwia Hello! Motorcycles are still new to me, and for my first project (after learning to ride, of course), involves getting to know my bike. What better way to familiarize myself with the parts of the engine than to replace all the old, seized screws from the side covers? I picked up a "complete set" of ...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 14:38:27 PDT