Instructables: exploring - workshop - led - motorcycle http://www.instructables.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:36:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Headlight replacment for cb125e http://www.instructables.com/id/Headlight-replacment-for-cb125e/
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 09:16:18 PST
Motorcycle After Market LED Lighting and accessory sockets. http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-After-Market-LED-Lighting-and-accessory/
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 10:36:33 PST
Cute little desklamp made from scrap Fullmetal, Steampunk http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-little-desklamp-made-from-scrap-Fullmetal-St/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/QE8F/HEBNGX24/FIUQE8FHEBNGX24.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/QE8F/HEBNGX24/FIUQE8FHEBNGX24.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/QE8F/HEBNGX24/FIUQE8FHEBNGX24.SMALL.jpg Falkenberg Hi there, So here´s another little fullmetal lamp i´ve made from scrap. -The stand is an old heater valve handle - the tube is an leftover piece of copper tube from an cargas system wich i bend in this position, it´s brazed to the stand an an old wheelnut of an vintage mini cooper wich is is braze...
By: Falkenberg

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Sat, 16 Mar 2013 05:53:18 PDT
Integrated LED Foot Peg Signals http://www.instructables.com/id/Integrated-Foot-Peg-Signals/
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Mon, 13 Aug 2012 17:57:21 PDT
Adding additional lighting to your motorcycle with LED's http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-additional-lighting-to-your-motorcycle-with/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/SQI9/H337KS1M/F5GSQI9H337KS1M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/SQI9/H337KS1M/F5GSQI9H337KS1M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/SQI9/H337KS1M/F5GSQI9H337KS1M.SMALL.jpg Moddy Though there is a lot involved in wiring as a general rule, it can be very rewarding to accomplish. Additionally, this would be a great project to start. It is straight forward because the two items that are being wired, an amber strip for turn signals and a red running light, need 12 volts and ther...
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Tue, 12 Jun 2012 14:10:30 PDT
Motorized Bicycle DIY: The hard way http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-Bicycle-DIY-The-hard-way/
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Sun, 1 Apr 2012 23:11:53 PDT
Vintage Motorcycle LED Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Motorcycle-LED-Conversion/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 22:24:27 PDT
Twin High-Power LED Motorcycle Headlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Twin-High-Power-LED-Motorcycle-Headlights/
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By: jmengel

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Sat, 10 Sep 2011 13:19:33 PDT
LED Instrument Light Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Instrument-Light-Conversion/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2011 14:46:14 PDT
Insturment Panel LED bulb retrofit http://www.instructables.com/id/Insturment-Panel-LED-bulb-retrofit/
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 19:33:13 PDT
Build an Electric Motorcycle on a budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Motorcycle-conversion-48-volt-on-a-budg/
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Sat, 9 May 2009 22:04:38 PDT
Givi Motorcycle Trunk LED Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Givi-Motorcycle-Trunk-LED-Mod/
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Sat, 2 May 2009 21:06:38 PDT
LED Flasher (automotive or motorcycle) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Flasher-automotive-or-motorcycle/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2009 00:48:49 PDT
Motorcycle LED Tail Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-LED-Tail-Light/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2009 21:02:01 PDT
48V Electric Flat Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/48V-Electric-Flat-Tracker/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2009 17:12:39 PST
LED Motorcycle Headlight http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Motorcycle-Headlight/
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By: CaptainSlug

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