Instructables: exploring - workshop - motorcycle - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:17:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 Electrolytic Rust Removal From A Motorcycle Gas Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrolytic-Rust-Removal-From-A-Motorcycle-Gas-Ta/
Electrolytic Rust Removal From A Motorcycle Gas Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/Y8EY/GALHA7B7/FR8Y8EYGALHA7B7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/Y8EY/GALHA7B7/FR8Y8EYGALHA7B7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/Y8EY/GALHA7B7/FR8Y8EYGALHA7B7.SMALL.jpg jimbotheconflictor The following is the process I used to remove rust from the inside of a motorcycle gas tank. All the information herein can be (and was) found on the internets. This was my first foray into electrolysis and I supplemented my newly gleaned knowledge w/ much caution. Keep an eye on our fledgling bl...
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Fri, 18 Jun 2010 17:50:37 PDT
How to Wrap a Motorcycle Exhaust http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wrap-a-Motorcycle-Exhaust/
How to Wrap a Motorcycle Exhaust - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/EKPQ/HU77OCN1/F8VEKPQHU77OCN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/EKPQ/HU77OCN1/F8VEKPQHU77OCN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/EKPQ/HU77OCN1/F8VEKPQHU77OCN1.SMALL.jpg s6fitzgerald I made this at Techshop I decided to wrap the exhaust for my motorcycle for 2 reasons: I like the look and it offers heat insulation.This is a simple project but it helps to have an extra set of hands.This project requires:- Headers from a motorcycle- Exhaust wrap (I got mine from Amazon, and only n...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:17:07 PDT
Bad Stator Fix--Don't buy a new stator for your engine! Create a battery-op ignition system for less than $50 http://www.instructables.com/id/Bad-Stator-Fix-Dont-buy-a-new-stator-for-your-engi/
Bad Stator Fix--Don't buy a new stator for your engine! Create a battery-op ignition system for less than $50 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/2CFE/HU4PUYZR/FYL2CFEHU4PUYZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/2CFE/HU4PUYZR/FYL2CFEHU4PUYZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/2CFE/HU4PUYZR/FYL2CFEHU4PUYZR.SMALL.jpg ndrapeau The cost of a new stator can be hundreds of dollars.  Without a good stator, your engine will run poorly or not at all.  This solution completely bypasses the stator by using a 12 volt battery to power the ignition system.  Everything required can be purchased for under $50.  It will work on all con...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 14:23:14 PDT
Leather badge for your leather jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-badge-for-your-leather-jacket/
Leather badge for your leather jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/DCPT/GQ5QCSAA/F9EDCPTGQ5QCSAA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/DCPT/GQ5QCSAA/F9EDCPTGQ5QCSAA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/DCPT/GQ5QCSAA/F9EDCPTGQ5QCSAA.SMALL.jpg Mankut I had a day off from work today because one of the princesses of Thailand decided to grace our city with her royal presence. Works for me...you're always welcome here, princess....come again! :-) "Idle hands are the devil's playground" they say. Not for me! I started a little project I had in my min...
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Mon, 25 Jul 2011 01:11:41 PDT
Collapsible Motorcycle Workstand http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Motorcycle-Workstand/
Collapsible Motorcycle Workstand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/4NFO/HPL6CJ0B/F0J4NFOHPL6CJ0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/4NFO/HPL6CJ0B/F0J4NFOHPL6CJ0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/4NFO/HPL6CJ0B/F0J4NFOHPL6CJ0B.SMALL.jpg Das_Wookie The workstand is constructed from two full 4'x8' sheets of plywood. To build the workstand you will need: Two sheets of 3/4 inch plywood. One lb box of 1 1/4 inch drywall screws per bench being built One small bottle of woodglue. 12 2" hinges if you want it to fold down (strongly r...
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Tue, 24 Dec 2013 13:09:57 PST
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
Easy DIY Electric Motorcycle Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Electric-Motorcycle-Conversion/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2008 17:08:10 PST
How to polish a Lexan windshield for under $4 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-polish-a-Lexan-windshield-for-under-4/
How to polish a Lexan windshield for under $4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/Z7SX/FXXPKVBD/FSVZ7SXFXXPKVBD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/Z7SX/FXXPKVBD/FSVZ7SXFXXPKVBD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/Z7SX/FXXPKVBD/FSVZ7SXFXXPKVBD.SMALL.jpg tundrawolf Hello,I ride a large cruiser motorcycle, and it has a Lexan brand windshield on it. I have researched online, and it turns out I can only find people who will polish and repair Acrylic windshields. They say Lexan windshields need to be replaced. Phooey to that. A new windshield alone can run upwards...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2009 11:16:40 PDT
How to Revive an Old Motorcycle: Save Money on Gas/Fuel! Cheap Ride! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Revive-an-Old-Motorcycle/
How to Revive an Old Motorcycle: Save Money on Gas/Fuel! Cheap Ride! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/PN6H/FJ1I6CG8/FOVPN6HFJ1I6CG8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/PN6H/FJ1I6CG8/FOVPN6HFJ1I6CG8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/PN6H/FJ1I6CG8/FOVPN6HFJ1I6CG8.SMALL.jpg skunkbait Motorcycles are a lot of fun. They can also make for cheap and convenient transportation. I will try to describe a few easy steps to revive (salvage) most old motorcycles. You would not believe how many motorcycles are ridden for 5-10 years and then just parked in a shed or barn to rust. In my e...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2008 22:21:08 PDT
How to build a 24 Volt Electric Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-24-Volt-Electric-Motorcycle/
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Sun, 17 Jun 2012 19:00:21 PDT
Electric Mini-Motorcycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Mini-Motorcycle/
Electric Mini-Motorcycle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/TPXS/HJ605I6M/F2DTPXSHJ605I6M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/TPXS/HJ605I6M/F2DTPXSHJ605I6M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/TPXS/HJ605I6M/F2DTPXSHJ605I6M.SMALL.jpg robermelendez This instructable will show you how to design, build and test your own mini motorcycle. Small electric vehicles are a great way to learn engineering, physics and many hands-on skills. We'll start with an old pocket motorcycle frame and end up with an EV capable of cruising at 20-25 miles an hour (or...
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Thu, 18 Jul 2013 13:00:32 PDT
How to Make Motorcycle Frame Sliders on the Lathe -- I made it at TechShop! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Motorcycle-Frame-Sliders-on-the-Lathe-/
How to Make Motorcycle Frame Sliders on the Lathe -- I made it at TechShop! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/9LCW/HJ1XP6N9/FIP9LCWHJ1XP6N9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/9LCW/HJ1XP6N9/FIP9LCWHJ1XP6N9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/9LCW/HJ1XP6N9/FIP9LCWHJ1XP6N9.SMALL.jpg mlaurita08 In this instructable, I will go through the fabrication of frame sliders for a motorcycle. I have chosen, as an example, a Ducati Panigale. In the event of a crash, frame sliders help to protect your bike against excessive damage. They space the body off of the pavement, thereby protecting portions...
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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 01:19:45 PDT
Motorcycle Shell DIY Garage http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Shell-DIY-Garage/
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 10:07:52 PDT
How to Prepare a Motorcycle for Winter Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Prepare-a-Motorcycle-for-Winter-Storage/
How to Prepare a Motorcycle for Winter Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/S8PX/HDYZC49W/FQIS8PXHDYZC49W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/S8PX/HDYZC49W/FQIS8PXHDYZC49W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/S8PX/HDYZC49W/FQIS8PXHDYZC49W.SMALL.jpg bbutanis Properly preparing your motorcycle for winter storage can save time, headaches, and money when nice weather rolls around. Since each motorcycle has different designs and specifications, these instructions are designed to provide an overview of the process -- refer to your motorcycle's owner's manual...
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Sun, 21 Apr 2013 11:17:16 PDT
How To: Clean your motorcycle helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-your-motorcycle-helmet/
How To: Clean your motorcycle helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/U43T/FUVSG0ZL/F69U43TFUVSG0ZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/U43T/FUVSG0ZL/F69U43TFUVSG0ZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/U43T/FUVSG0ZL/F69U43TFUVSG0ZL.SMALL.jpg Mike Lork Whether you're a new or experienced rider, chances are you're going to have a smelly/dirty helmet after all the motorcycle riding you've done. A lotta people ask how to clean lids inside and out, and although there are a lotta different methods and suggestions, I've compiled the most effective ways ...
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Wed, 20 May 2009 09:06:52 PDT
How to Repair and Repaint Motorcycle Exhaust Pipes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-and-Repaint-Motorcycle-Exhaust-Pipes/
How to Repair and Repaint Motorcycle Exhaust Pipes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/41MY/HFD1FEO0/FKV41MYHFD1FEO0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/41MY/HFD1FEO0/FKV41MYHFD1FEO0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/41MY/HFD1FEO0/FKV41MYHFD1FEO0.SMALL.jpg knoxmj19 It is riding season again and I was doing some routine maintenance on my bike when I noticed that my exhaust pipes had become nasty looking. Moving from the South to the Northwest had taken a toll on my scooter.  My pipes had started to rust on the bottom, and the finish had started to crack while ...
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Tue, 16 Apr 2013 17:42:52 PDT
Building a Budget Cafe Racer http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Budget-Cafe-Racer/
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Mon, 1 Apr 2013 21:00:48 PDT
Motorized Bicycle Assembly Overview http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-Bicycle-Assembly-Overview/
Motorized Bicycle Assembly Overview - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/YIT5/HCV989RB/FALYIT5HCV989RB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/YIT5/HCV989RB/FALYIT5HCV989RB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/YIT5/HCV989RB/FALYIT5HCV989RB.SMALL.jpg vazquezl31 This is a short instructable on how to assemble a motorized bicycle. This was my project when I first started with Tech Shop.  What's important to remember when you do this project is that not all the bikes will be the same, there are subtle differences that you have to be aware of, and your mileage...
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 18:13:31 PST
1993 EX500 Race Bike - Complete Rebuild http://www.instructables.com/id/1993-EX500-Race-Bike-Complete-Rebuild/
1993 EX500 Race Bike - Complete Rebuild - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/U51G/HCJOCRKV/F46U51GHCJOCRKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/U51G/HCJOCRKV/F46U51GHCJOCRKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/U51G/HCJOCRKV/F46U51GHCJOCRKV.SMALL.jpg spizzak Hey everyone, I picked up an 1993 EX500 in pretty rough shape at the beginning of last summer for a project bike and decided to document my progress. Here's the storyline of the complete overhaul, restoration and modifications. It's a 1993 ex-race bike. It has an FZR600 front end and a 1986 ZX6 swi...
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Wed, 6 Feb 2013 11:27:57 PST
Lead loading filling bodywork information tutorial demonstration technique guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Lead-loading-filling-bodywork-information-tutorial-1/
Lead loading filling bodywork information tutorial demonstration technique guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/15AP/HAQ3BUGN/FJL15APHAQ3BUGN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/15AP/HAQ3BUGN/FJL15APHAQ3BUGN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/15AP/HAQ3BUGN/FJL15APHAQ3BUGN.SMALL.jpg rchanter This is my first instructable demonstration video of how to use lead,flux and tallow to tin and load lead for bodywork, fuel tanks and other metalwork,  I have published a short video only version I have now added pictures from a repair project that I learnt the process for. Please visit...
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Wed, 9 Jan 2013 13:58:57 PST
Poor-Mans Smart-Grid - Blackout Protection by UPS and Electric Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-Smart-Grid-Blackout-Protection-by-UPS-/
Poor-Mans Smart-Grid - Blackout Protection by UPS and Electric Motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/S6M8/H673566E/FEYS6M8H673566E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/S6M8/H673566E/FEYS6M8H673566E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/S6M8/H673566E/FEYS6M8H673566E.SMALL.jpg bennelson A while back, the cheap battery charger I was using for my electric motorcycle went on the fritz. I decided to get creative to see if there was a way to not only get a great battery charger for FREE, but also increase the usefulness of my personal electric vehicle. I came up with the concept of the...
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Tue, 4 Sep 2012 18:47:24 PDT
Build Your Own ELECTRIC MOTORCYCLE http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-ELECTRIC-MOTORCYCLE/
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Mon, 13 Feb 2012 12:51:12 PST
Motorcycle Lowers (low deflectors) http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Lowers-low-deflectors/
Motorcycle Lowers (low deflectors) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/X3IZ/GWAU6O0B/F50X3IZGWAU6O0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/X3IZ/GWAU6O0B/F50X3IZGWAU6O0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/X3IZ/GWAU6O0B/F50X3IZGWAU6O0B.SMALL.jpg marple200 Tis the season, once again, to make something for my motorcycle to compensate for the cold weather. I've been thinking about these for a few years and just didn't get around to making them. Lowers are deflectors that mount to the forks and deflect the wind away from your legs and keep it from kicki...
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Sat, 17 Dec 2011 18:11:54 PST
Toolbox Saddlebags for under $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Toolbox-Saddlebags-for-under-20/
Toolbox Saddlebags for under $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/NXW4/GTQ7IG5H/FRDNXW4GTQ7IG5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/NXW4/GTQ7IG5H/FRDNXW4GTQ7IG5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/NXW4/GTQ7IG5H/FRDNXW4GTQ7IG5H.SMALL.jpg Kamiana8 CHECK OUT THE REVISED VERSION: http://www.instructables.com/id/Revised-Toolbox-Saddlebags-for-under-20/ Time and time again I find myself having to pack my rain gear with the loads of other misc. items into my backpack and hope they all fit. I've always knew that I wanted to use saddlebags to solve...
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Thu, 13 Oct 2011 20:07:41 PDT
Twin High-Power LED Motorcycle Headlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Twin-High-Power-LED-Motorcycle-Headlights/
Twin High-Power LED Motorcycle Headlights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/GXC1/GS3BD936/F6YGXC1GS3BD936.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/GXC1/GS3BD936/F6YGXC1GS3BD936.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/GXC1/GS3BD936/F6YGXC1GS3BD936.SMALL.jpg jmengel This guide shows you one way to make a pair of high powered LED headlights for your chopper, hog, crotch-rocket, cruiser, scoot, or just plain motorcycle.  The design uses readily available copper fittings for the housing and some bronze threaded rod for the mounting.  Each motorcycle install may b...
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Sat, 10 Sep 2011 13:19:33 PDT
Installing a Garage Door opener on your Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-a-Garage-Door-opener-on-your-Motorcycle/
Installing a Garage Door opener on your Motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Q8IJ/GP7IRYUO/FVZQ8IJGP7IRYUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Q8IJ/GP7IRYUO/FVZQ8IJGP7IRYUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/Q8IJ/GP7IRYUO/FVZQ8IJGP7IRYUO.SMALL.jpg myargonauts When I moved into my first house I was glad to finally put my motorcycle in a garage. I purchased extra garage door openers to make things more convenient one for the truck and one for each bike (wife rides too). The problem I had with this is:     A) Having to fish around to find the button of t...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2011 22:25:09 PDT
Create custom etched aluminium (aluminum) art http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-custom-etched-aluminium-aluminum-art/
Create custom etched aluminium (aluminum) art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/XTCG/GB3XJFAM/FN3XTCGGB3XJFAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/XTCG/GB3XJFAM/FN3XTCGGB3XJFAM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/XTCG/GB3XJFAM/FN3XTCGGB3XJFAM.SMALL.jpg mrwolfe OK, you want a nice piece of custom artwork on your (insert project here), but have no idea how to make it happen?  This is the instructable for you! In this case, I had made a set of handlebar riser extensions for my motorcycle and wanted something stylish to finish them off, oh, and also fill tho...
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Mon, 5 Jul 2010 22:28:00 PDT
48V Electric Flat Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/48V-Electric-Flat-Tracker/
48V Electric Flat Tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/QMMH/FPIOLEVC/F3RQMMHFPIOLEVC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/QMMH/FPIOLEVC/F3RQMMHFPIOLEVC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/QMMH/FPIOLEVC/F3RQMMHFPIOLEVC.SMALL.jpg Radioactive_Legos About a year ago, my dad and I had the idea to convert a beach cruiser bike into an electric motorcycle. We purchased the bike and all the parts necessary and got to work. We modified the frame and rebuilt the bike from the ground up. When we finished, we were extremely satisfied with the results...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2009 17:12:39 PST
Resurrecting a 38 year old motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Resurrecting-a-38-year-old-motorcycle/
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Sat, 21 Nov 2009 06:40:39 PST
How to build a 96-Volt Electric Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-96-Volt-Electric-Motorcycle/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2008 14:27:01 PDT
DIY heated clothing http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-heated-clothing/
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Tue, 27 Oct 2009 18:31:08 PDT
Chrome Polishing, Mythbusters Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Chrome-Polishing%2c-Mythbusters-Style/
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Sat, 30 Dec 2006 17:35:17 PST