Instructables: exploring - workshop - motorcycles - motorbike http://www.instructables.com Sat, 24 Sep 2016 20:45:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Bike Badge Belt Buckle http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Badge-Belt-Buckle/
Bike Badge Belt Buckle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/E0GA/IQA4XT8U/FUYE0GAIQA4XT8U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/E0GA/IQA4XT8U/FUYE0GAIQA4XT8U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/E0GA/IQA4XT8U/FUYE0GAIQA4XT8U.SMALL.jpg radiograf If you have a motorcycle from a non-mainstream manufacturer, it can be difficult to get promotional wear. With this Instructable I intend to help redress this in some small way, by using a tank badge to create a belt buckle.This one buy the way states IMZ in cyrillic , the manufacturer of Ural moto...
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Thu, 7 Jul 2016 03:48:58 PDT
Dirt Bike/ Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-Bike-Motorcycle/
Dirt Bike/ Motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/X9G7/IQ2ML2LP/FKMX9G7IQ2ML2LP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/X9G7/IQ2ML2LP/FKMX9G7IQ2ML2LP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/X9G7/IQ2ML2LP/FKMX9G7IQ2ML2LP.SMALL.jpg James B warren this was my project i did for my college assignment. With me wanting to do something odd and different compared to the standard project which people were doing like altering the play station remote or modifying there computers.I came up with the idea when i wanted something to use to get around the ...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 09:15:29 PDT
10mm LED Motorcycle Instrument Light Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Instrument-Light-Conversion-2/
10mm LED Motorcycle Instrument Light Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/PUKU/IK7C6OHM/FO2PUKUIK7C6OHM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/PUKU/IK7C6OHM/FO2PUKUIK7C6OHM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/PUKU/IK7C6OHM/FO2PUKUIK7C6OHM.SMALL.jpg tmacal I thought it would be a cool idea to replace the old instrument lights on my bike with LEDsNot only would they be vibration resistant, but they'd also emit less heat and drain very little power Components needed • 10mm diffused white LEDs - I found that these were almost exactly the same diameter...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 17:09:50 PST
Luz de maleta topcase BMW http://www.instructables.com/id/Luz-De-Maleta-Topcase-BMW/
Luz de maleta topcase BMW - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/FQQ3/IJFZXQAW/FG1FQQ3IJFZXQAW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/FQQ3/IJFZXQAW/FG1FQQ3IJFZXQAW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/FQQ3/IJFZXQAW/FG1FQQ3IJFZXQAW.SMALL.jpg edurnet Objetivo: tener una luz para iluminar interiormente la maleta topcase de 28 litros de BMW.Cuando estás en el garaje o en la noche oscura, a veces no eres capaz de diferenciar los objetos oscuros que portas en la maleta negra. Pongamos una práctica luz sin que se vea afectada la funcionalidad ni esté...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 12:02:43 PST
Thread repair motorcycle / car / truck / boat etc http://www.instructables.com/id/Thread-repair-motorcycle-car-truck-boat-etc/
Thread repair motorcycle / car / truck / boat etc - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/LL9O/IF4IGJ3Q/F21LL9OIF4IGJ3Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/LL9O/IF4IGJ3Q/F21LL9OIF4IGJ3Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/LL9O/IF4IGJ3Q/F21LL9OIF4IGJ3Q.SMALL.jpg Ac7ion Rosca problematica, o parafuso ja não aperta porque a rosca está moida.Problematic Thread, the thread is damaged and the bolt is unable to tight. O kit (helicoil) usado para reparar roscas de 6mm, tambem disponivel noutras medidas m4/m8/m10...Kit (helicoil) used to repair 6mm damaged threads, al...
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Mon, 28 Sep 2015 15:56:14 PDT
Motorcycle Voltmeter http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Voltmeter/
Motorcycle Voltmeter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/1QZ5/IEIUEJ0G/FZF1QZ5IEIUEJ0G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/1QZ5/IEIUEJ0G/FZF1QZ5IEIUEJ0G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/1QZ5/IEIUEJ0G/FZF1QZ5IEIUEJ0G.SMALL.jpg radiograf Back in the good old days motorcycles were fitted with an ammeter to allow you to check your charging, these days of course cost has ruled this out. This can be a problem as not all systems are as reliable as they could be. If your voltage regulator blows this can create a lot of expensive repairs, ...
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 07:37:42 PDT
Recovering a motorcycle seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Recovering-a-motorcycle-seat/
Recovering a motorcycle seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/VTTA/IDYKIW19/FQHVTTAIDYKIW19.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/VTTA/IDYKIW19/FQHVTTAIDYKIW19.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/VTTA/IDYKIW19/FQHVTTAIDYKIW19.SMALL.jpg radiograf At 15 years old Katy the Kawasaki is getting a little long in the tooth, the first stage in tidying her up is to recover the seat, as its just started to split. Gather your tools To do this you'll need:Screwdriver,Pliers,Power stapler,Binder clips,Hammer,Sharp knife.I've found in the past that a ...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 12:45:49 PDT
How to Perform an Oil Change on a CBR250R http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Perform-an-Oil-Change-on-a-CBR250R/
How to Perform an Oil Change on a CBR250R - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/Q7ZK/IDSN9SNE/FTKQ7ZKIDSN9SNE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/Q7ZK/IDSN9SNE/FTKQ7ZKIDSN9SNE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/Q7ZK/IDSN9SNE/FTKQ7ZKIDSN9SNE.SMALL.jpg brownbrady In this instructable, I show you how I perform an oil change on a 2013 Honda CBR 250R. The process is very similar to the Honda CBR series motorcycles. The tools I used included the following:a rear bike standan oil pana funnelgloves5 mm allen key12 and 8 mm socketssocket wrenchnew engine oiloil fil...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 11:56:48 PDT
CBF 125 Headlight Circuit Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/CBF-125-Lighting-Circuit-Modification/
CBF 125 Headlight Circuit Modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/QNY1/IDR8043N/FUKQNY1IDR8043N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/QNY1/IDR8043N/FUKQNY1IDR8043N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/QNY1/IDR8043N/FUKQNY1IDR8043N.SMALL.jpg lufc Given the popularity of the CBF 125 I was surprised to find little in the way of detailed information to help those who wish to prepare a bike for the installation of HID headlighting. Most of the information I did uncover was either uninformed or so unintelligible as to be worthless. With this in m...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 09:36:03 PDT
Install a Switched 12v Power Outlet onto your Motorbike - Intro http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-a-Switched-12v-Power-Outlet-onto-your-Moto/
Install a Switched 12v Power Outlet onto your Motorbike - Intro - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/53NS/IDCXDI1Q/F6453NSIDCXDI1Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/53NS/IDCXDI1Q/F6453NSIDCXDI1Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/53NS/IDCXDI1Q/F6453NSIDCXDI1Q.SMALL.jpg lsantillo Motorbikes typically do not come standard with a 12v Power outlet, so charging your phone or GPS can be a pain - Let's fix that shall we!This guide is using a 2011 Suzuki GS500F As an example bike but this guide can be adapted to other motorbikes. It will show you how to install a switched 12v power...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 06:41:19 PDT
How to Fill Up a Motorcycle with Gasoline/Petrol Fuel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fill-Up-a-Motorcycle-with-GasolinePetrol-Fu/
How to Fill Up a Motorcycle with Gasoline/Petrol Fuel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/FV9R/ICACIHG6/FABFV9RICACIHG6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/FV9R/ICACIHG6/FABFV9RICACIHG6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/FV9R/ICACIHG6/FABFV9RICACIHG6.SMALL.jpg brownbrady Here's a short instructable video on how to pour gas from a gas can or pump petrol from a gas station into 2 different motorcycles: a Honda Nighthawk 450 SC and a Honda CBR 250R. I also go over how often I gas up, what kind of mileage I get, what additives I use, as well as the grade or octane level...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:55:37 PDT
Suzuki sv 650s 99-02 led dash http://www.instructables.com/id/Suzuki-sv-650s-99-02-led-dash/
Suzuki sv 650s 99-02 led dash - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/47SX/IAWCTJ2R/FO647SXIAWCTJ2R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/47SX/IAWCTJ2R/FO647SXIAWCTJ2R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/47SX/IAWCTJ2R/FO647SXIAWCTJ2R.SMALL.jpg jimmystyler With this guide I'm going to show you how to replace the stock bulb lights inside the dash of a Suzuki with white leds. In my case the problem with stock lights were false contacts between lights and the pcb inside the dash, so while riding the main back lights kept turn on and off randomly along wi...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 17:15:02 PDT
How to Save on Motorcycle Insurance http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Save-on-Motorcycle-Insurance/
How to Save on Motorcycle Insurance - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/AU9E/IA590ER8/FAQAU9EIA590ER8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/AU9E/IA590ER8/FAQAU9EIA590ER8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/AU9E/IA590ER8/FAQAU9EIA590ER8.SMALL.jpg brownbrady In most countries, motorcycle insurance is mandatory, and for new riders, it can get very expensive. This instructable video answers some basic questions new motorcycle riders want to know, and I will offer tips on how you can save on motorcycle insurance costs. I offer 8 ways in this video: Do no...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 08:06:01 PDT
How to use SeaFoam on a Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-SeaFoam-on-a-Motorcycle/
How to use SeaFoam on a Motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/KJOM/IA3YTWLI/FC2KJOMIA3YTWLI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/KJOM/IA3YTWLI/FC2KJOMIA3YTWLI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/KJOM/IA3YTWLI/FC2KJOMIA3YTWLI.SMALL.jpg brownbrady In this instructable video, I attempted to fix a hesitation and backfiring problem on my Honda Nighthawk CB450SC using SeaFoam. There are many ways to use this product on a motorcycle, but I will show you how I did it on a motorcycle that was not ridden for several months.I first drained the fu...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 08:28:25 PDT
Wash and Clean a Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wash-and-Clean-a-Motorcycle/
Wash and Clean a Motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/ZHS4/IA3YTPH8/FFHZHS4IA3YTPH8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/ZHS4/IA3YTPH8/FFHZHS4IA3YTPH8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/ZHS4/IA3YTPH8/FFHZHS4IA3YTPH8.SMALL.jpg brownbrady In this instructable video, I washed my motorcycle, after riding through a patch of wet road in a construction zone. Remember to make sure the motorcycle has cooled down before washing it. Avoid power spraying the electronics and brake line connections.Tools: bucket (I used a cooler in the video) ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 19:35:11 PDT
3D Printed Classic Vespa http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Vespa-for-3D-Printing/
3D Printed Classic Vespa - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/JPKH/I8LGLSGW/FP2JPKHI8LGLSGW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/JPKH/I8LGLSGW/FP2JPKHI8LGLSGW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/JPKH/I8LGLSGW/FP2JPKHI8LGLSGW.SMALL.jpg hobbyman This is a model I've made as a still display or an actually moving, usable toy for big guys and gals. Wheels turn, steering works, it goes :D. A 3D printer is necessary for building this model.There aren't much to explain, as the model is produced especially for 3D printing, all details for assembly...
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 05:25:47 PDT
Yamaha RXS100 12v Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Yamaha-RXS100-12v-Conversion/
Yamaha RXS100 12v Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/P768/I3TI8XTI/FU9P768I3TI8XTI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/P768/I3TI8XTI/FU9P768I3TI8XTI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/P768/I3TI8XTI/FU9P768I3TI8XTI.SMALL.jpg alison.vharding Okay, this is my first Instructable, so be nice please! How to convert your Yamaha RXS100 from 6v electrics to 12v electrics.Why? Well, the RXS is a cracking little bike but the 6 volt electrics really let it down. Do this conversion and you'll have no more issues with dim lights, dim- to non-existe...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 13:50:45 PST
My Motorized Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Motorized-Bicycle/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:58:27 PST
Emergency motorbikebike over glove mittens http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-motorbikebike-over-glove-mittens/
Emergency motorbikebike over glove mittens - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/1754/I3N2DWWN/F0C1754I3N2DWWN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/1754/I3N2DWWN/F0C1754I3N2DWWN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/1754/I3N2DWWN/F0C1754I3N2DWWN.SMALL.jpg jleo1 Its December you just spent your wages buying presents but you forgot to get the motorbike muffs you neededNow its freezing and you have a month of riding without being able to feel your fingers.I have handguards I have serious winter gloves and I just brought silk liners. even then after 30 minutes...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 01:55:07 PST
Cheap (ugly?) Camera mount for motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-ugly-Camera-mount-for-motorcycle/
Cheap (ugly?) Camera mount for motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/ZDJE/I2S6MEBE/FHMZDJEI2S6MEBE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/ZDJE/I2S6MEBE/FHMZDJEI2S6MEBE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/ZDJE/I2S6MEBE/FHMZDJEI2S6MEBE.SMALL.jpg davatr After trying a handlebar clip-on camera mount I could see the potential, but was unhappy with the camera shake "juddery" video.-decided I needed some damping -looked at what was lying around, and came up with this. It works on a Suzuki GN250 and may be adaptable to other bikes. The camera is a Sanyo...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:53:52 PST
Heated Grips Alternative Control Replacement - Switch and Relay http://www.instructables.com/id/Heated-Grips-Alternative-Control-Replacement-Switc/
Heated Grips Alternative Control Replacement - Switch and Relay - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/QXK6/I1KJQVGH/FAAQXK6I1KJQVGH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/QXK6/I1KJQVGH/FAAQXK6I1KJQVGH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/QXK6/I1KJQVGH/FAAQXK6I1KJQVGH.SMALL.jpg Gothtec Never wire, your heated grips, straight to your battery! Always wire into the main system or, as I have done in this video, wire in via a relay (30Amp)! This prevents you leaving the switch on, or someone else switching it on while your away - leaving you with a a very flat battery!! :OYou can see h...
By: Gothtec

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:46:53 PDT
Motorcycle Tow Hitch Bar repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Tow-Hitch-Bar-repair-Introduction-and-p/
Motorcycle Tow Hitch Bar repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/YLSZ/I1FQ2VB3/F82YLSZI1FQ2VB3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/YLSZ/I1FQ2VB3/F82YLSZI1FQ2VB3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/YLSZ/I1FQ2VB3/F82YLSZI1FQ2VB3.SMALL.jpg Gothtec Had a car run in to the trailer and it damaged the tow hitch bar.Here is what happened! Motorcycle Tow Hitch Bar repair - Mend it with tube and chain! So onto actually fixing it, using tube and chain. Unusual I know but thats what I'm good at :D Motorcycle Tow Hitch Bar repair - Fixing the tow ...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:59:42 PDT
Project Motorcycle Footboards - http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Motorcycle-Footboards-/
Project Motorcycle Footboards - - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/ZTQP/I1FQ28J8/F9AZTQPI1FQ28J8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/ZTQP/I1FQ28J8/F9AZTQPI1FQ28J8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/ZTQP/I1FQ28J8/F9AZTQPI1FQ28J8.SMALL.jpg Gothtec I wanted some footboards to go on the Dragstar, as the old one had them. They go, second hand, for £60 to £70 if you're lucky. So I went an alternate route with a pair I got off ebay very cheap :D Project Footboards - Plate Clean Up Second part of the series - Deconstruction of the footboard, re...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:12:25 PDT
Motorcycle Trailer Splash Guard http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Trailer-Splash-Guard/
Motorcycle Trailer Splash Guard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/WV4L/I1FQ2VQZ/FKGWV4LI1FQ2VQZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/WV4L/I1FQ2VQZ/FKGWV4LI1FQ2VQZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/WV4L/I1FQ2VQZ/FKGWV4LI1FQ2VQZ.SMALL.jpg Gothtec The spray from my rear wheel was sand blasting my trailer, to the point of removing the paint.So I toyed with the idea of a bash plate out of aluminium or steel,but it would have to be painted and that too would be sand! blasted off!In my usual manner I thought about it and looked around, to what wa...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:59:49 PDT
Mono-wheel Motorcycle Trailer Rebuild http://www.instructables.com/id/Mono-wheel-Motorcycle-Trailer-Rebuild/
Mono-wheel Motorcycle Trailer Rebuild - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/9SUO/I1FQ2R6M/FR09SUOI1FQ2R6M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/9SUO/I1FQ2R6M/FR09SUOI1FQ2R6M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/9SUO/I1FQ2R6M/FR09SUOI1FQ2R6M.SMALL.jpg Gothtec After 5 years and a few thousand miles I decided to give my mono-wheeled (single wheel) motorcycle trailer an overhaul.Here we have the the fitting of the suspension unit and wheel, including some strengthening of the cross beam (box section) with tube inserts. legal bit - If you undertake this job ...
By: Gothtec

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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:39:05 PDT
Repairing/ salvaging leather panniers http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-salvaging-leather-panniers/
Repairing/ salvaging leather panniers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/TMWS/I1FQ28ZK/FMCTMWSI1FQ28ZK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/TMWS/I1FQ28ZK/FMCTMWSI1FQ28ZK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/TMWS/I1FQ28ZK/FMCTMWSI1FQ28ZK.SMALL.jpg Gothtec After the accident I got my panniers back in not too good a shape, so I repaired them and thought its a shame not to use them :DSo after thinking about it, I came to the conclusion that they would be a brilliant addition to my trailer. Adding loads more carrying capacity and look good too!So here is...
By: Gothtec

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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:49:05 PDT
motorcycle undimming light http://www.instructables.com/id/motorcycle-undimming-light/
motorcycle undimming light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/ROVC/I0ATGZSB/F09ROVCI0ATGZSB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/ROVC/I0ATGZSB/F09ROVCI0ATGZSB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/ROVC/I0ATGZSB/F09ROVCI0ATGZSB.SMALL.jpg awesomelumens I had a small motorbike whose light got dim when rpm were lower.in start I tried some big led but as voltage got lower they got exceptionally dim.so I used lm338(similar to lm317) to regulate voltage(v input was 8-13 volts) lm338 is used to upgrade it to even higher outputs and hence more light.Thin...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:10:52 PDT
Motorbike Restoration (light restoration) http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorbike-Restoration-light-restoration/
Motorbike Restoration (light restoration) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/LKFE/HWDFDT6R/FR8LKFEHWDFDT6R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/LKFE/HWDFDT6R/FR8LKFEHWDFDT6R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/LKFE/HWDFDT6R/FR8LKFEHWDFDT6R.SMALL.jpg alan0guy This instructable is to show off my bike which i absolutely love! and more importantly how I got it from a rusted old bike to the beauty it is slowly becoming. When I bought the bike it had been lying up for a few years and the owner knew nothing about its condition or how it ran or even if anything...
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 10:05:07 PDT
DIY Ignition Wiring - Small (older) Honda Dirtbike http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ignition-Wiring-Small-older-Honda-Dirtbike/
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 14:12:14 PST
Splitting Crankcase on small Honda Dirtbike (XR80 etc) http://www.instructables.com/id/Splitting-Crankcase-on-small-Honda-Dirtbike-XR80-e/
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 20:50:23 PST
locating the problem on your motorbike. fixing. http://www.instructables.com/id/locating-the-problem-on-your-motorbike-fixing/
locating the problem on your motorbike. fixing. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/9TXA/HPRICG7J/FJB9TXAHPRICG7J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/9TXA/HPRICG7J/FJB9TXAHPRICG7J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/9TXA/HPRICG7J/FJB9TXAHPRICG7J.SMALL.jpg danbranxl HELLO!!!!!!! i guess you MOTOrBikE isnt working very well!,  Well!!! firstly you need to find what the problem is !! so its going to be out of these things. ELECTRICAL - wires, spark, coil. so on FUEL - carby, fuel lines, intake. MECHANICAL - pretty much everything that moves!! you have to watch thi...
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 17:00:50 PST
making your bike look all new http://www.instructables.com/id/making-your-bike-look-all-new/
making your bike look all new - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/0D3Y/HI3U1YME/F900D3YHI3U1YME.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/0D3Y/HI3U1YME/F900D3YHI3U1YME.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/0D3Y/HI3U1YME/F900D3YHI3U1YME.SMALL.jpg danbranxl you want your motorbike looking like new?  everyone does weather your restoring one or just fixing it up for sale.  watching my videos and reading this will help you with what you are trying to do! frame and stripping it down ok lets say your starting from the basics and taking the whole bike dow...
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 03:50:41 PDT
How to do basic work on your motorbike. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-basic-work-on-your-motorbike/
How to do basic work on your motorbike. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/PLH9/HGH6V5KT/FOLPLH9HGH6V5KT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/PLH9/HGH6V5KT/FOLPLH9HGH6V5KT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/PLH9/HGH6V5KT/FOLPLH9HGH6V5KT.SMALL.jpg danbranxl Here check out my videos, and look at my chanel, by the end of it you will be able to restore a motorbike in a dAy! please watch them and learn! this video watch how to strip back and paint your motorbike frame Watch how to adjust your carb, simple steps Watch how to make your plas...
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Thu, 9 May 2013 02:14:54 PDT
how to make you motorbike plastics look like new http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-you-motorbike-plastics-look-like-new/
how to make you motorbike plastics look like new - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/HA6A/HGG47A8G/F5CHA6AHGG47A8G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/HA6A/HGG47A8G/F5CHA6AHGG47A8G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/HA6A/HGG47A8G/F5CHA6AHGG47A8G.SMALL.jpg danbranxl watch this youtube video on how to sand back you motorbike plastics and make them look like new for 5$ not 300$ and please subscribe to my chanal
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Tue, 7 May 2013 23:34:46 PDT
some simple thing to know when adjusting your motorbike carbie http://www.instructables.com/id/some-simple-thing-to-know-when-adjusting-your-moto/
some simple thing to know when adjusting your motorbike carbie - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/BC3X/HFPTJF2G/F92BC3XHFPTJF2G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/BC3X/HFPTJF2G/F92BC3XHFPTJF2G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/BC3X/HFPTJF2G/F92BC3XHFPTJF2G.SMALL.jpg danbranxl lookat this video that I MADE, my brother has posted but it isnt his, just watch this to see my adjust my honda xl100 copy carbie, and how to do the idle mixture screw the idle speed and the mixture screw to get your bike running at its best.
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Fri, 3 May 2013 23:11:07 PDT
classic motorbike restoration step-step. 1974 honda xl100 http://www.instructables.com/id/classic-motorbike-restoration-step-step-1974-hond/
classic motorbike restoration step-step. 1974 honda xl100 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/QCWZ/HFPTEJII/FSLQCWZHFPTEJII.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/QCWZ/HFPTEJII/FSLQCWZHFPTEJII.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/QCWZ/HFPTEJII/FSLQCWZHFPTEJII.SMALL.jpg danbranxl ok just look though these pictures and videos and have a look at then steps to restoring a motorbike, quite simply :) watch these video on different parts of doing the restoration ill start out with a timeline of what i have done on this honda xl100. these are mainly just tips on how to do it ...
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 07:18:04 PDT
How to restore a frame on a classic motorbike (using 1974 honda xl100) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-restore-a-frame-on-a-classic-motorbike-usi/
How to restore a frame on a classic motorbike (using 1974 honda xl100) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/GYDN/HFWSTG0O/FKYGYDNHFWSTG0O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/GYDN/HFWSTG0O/FKYGYDNHFWSTG0O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/GYDN/HFWSTG0O/FKYGYDNHFWSTG0O.SMALL.jpg danbranxl Hi my name is daniel! in this video, i am trying to teach a simple cheap way of making you old motorbike frame look like new! it will help you save loads of money and easy step by step of  how i have done it. i am showing how to work back the paint and rust off a Honda xl100, but it will be the same...
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Fri, 26 Apr 2013 19:01:04 PDT
How to ride a tall motorbike if you are short. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-ride-a-tall-motorbike-if-you-are-short/
How to ride a tall motorbike if you are short. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/5KEP/H2WEVMO7/FYA5KEPH2WEVMO7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/5KEP/H2WEVMO7/FYA5KEPH2WEVMO7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/5KEP/H2WEVMO7/FYA5KEPH2WEVMO7.SMALL.jpg expatty Riding motorbikes can be tricky if you can't put both feet on the ground.  Short people usually tend to be limited to cruiser or sports bikes because of the low seat hight. But if, like me, you want to be able to use your bike anywhere a dual purpose bike is the ticket. So even though I can just abo...
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Fri, 8 Jun 2012 05:15:25 PDT
How to colour mx carburettor hoses http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-colour-mx-carburettor-hoses/
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Thu, 7 Jun 2012 16:04:02 PDT
Motorbike LED simple conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorbike-LED-simple-conversion/
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Tue, 8 Nov 2011 05:06:31 PST
Motorbike headlight LED modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorbike-headlight-LED-modification/
Motorbike headlight LED modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/241B/GUO15I7R/F2Y241BGUO15I7R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/241B/GUO15I7R/F2Y241BGUO15I7R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/241B/GUO15I7R/F2Y241BGUO15I7R.SMALL.jpg professor sparky This modification is as much about style as safety. Being seen by other road users whilst riding a motorbike is the most important safety consideration a rider should have. Some riders use there main beam instead of there dipped beam to aid being seen. But this of course not only annoys other road u...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2011 06:26:05 PST
Electrolysis rust removal - motorbike fuel tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrolysis-rust-removal-motorbike-fuel-tank/
Electrolysis rust removal - motorbike fuel tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/MLH0/GUKZREVH/F0AMLH0GUKZREVH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/MLH0/GUKZREVH/F0AMLH0GUKZREVH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/MLH0/GUKZREVH/F0AMLH0GUKZREVH.SMALL.jpg professor sparky So have you just found a layer of nasty rust on the inside of your fuel tank? well we may be able to help!! Electrolysis rust removal is easy but takes a some time. you need; -one 12v battery charger -soda crystals -strip of mild steel -water preparing the tank Firstly clean out the tank of fuel,...
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Fri, 4 Nov 2011 04:33:45 PDT
LED Accent lights for your Ride! http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-LED-Accent-lights-to-your-Motorbike/
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Fri, 12 Mar 2010 20:54:47 PST