Instructables: exploring - bikes - bike - bicycle - bike rack - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:51:50 PST BLOX v1.01 Bike Wall Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Wall-Mount/
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By: Antonio Herrera

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:32:58 PDT
Removable Bike Rack For Truck Toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Removable-Bike-Rack-For-Truck-Toolbox/
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By: Scottytech

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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 08:40:52 PST
PVC Bike Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Bike-Stand/
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By: dmuldoonlla

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Mon, 22 Apr 2013 14:01:28 PDT
5 Gallon Panniers http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Gallon-Panniers/
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By: stasterisk

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Mon, 31 Dec 2007 08:27:45 PST
Hack your messenger bag to make a bike pannier http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-your-messenger-bag-to-make-a-bike-pannier/
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Sun, 18 Nov 2012 21:45:32 PST
Make A Quick and Easy Bicycle Rack For Repairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Quick-and-Easy-Bicycle-Rack-For-Repairs/
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Mon, 18 Jun 2012 15:27:02 PDT
Featherlight fender http://www.instructables.com/id/Featherlight-fender/
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By: Julien Thibeault

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Tue, 10 Apr 2012 16:08:08 PDT
Bike Rack / Bike Storage for the Home or Apartment http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-bike-storage-rack-for-many-bikes-in-small-a/
Bike Rack / Bike Storage for the Home or Apartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/R9UO/J2JET9K5Q2T/F2JR9UOJ2JET9K5Q2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/R9UO/J2JET9K5Q2T/F2JR9UOJ2JET9K5Q2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/R9UO/J2JET9K5Q2T/F2JR9UOJ2JET9K5Q2T.SMALL.jpg dan On a typical morning - after a bowl of oats and a cup of green tea - I head out the door and bike to work.  Well, I try to head for the door.  Usually I'll get to about spitting distance before stumbling over a Specialized or a Giant.  I'll move those to the side and get about 2 more steps.  Then i'...
By: dan

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Thu, 19 Oct 2006 16:24:49 PDT