Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - outside - trailer - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:22:59 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to build a bike trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-bike-trailer-1/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 14:32:07 PDT
All-Terrain Bike Trailer and Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/All-Terrain-Bike-Trailer-and-Dolly/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 07:57:40 PDT
Doggy Bike Wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/Doggy-Bike-Wagon/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 20:55:29 PDT
Awesome Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Bike-Trailer/
Awesome Bike Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/XCRJ/I976TWET/F18XCRJI976TWET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/XCRJ/I976TWET/F18XCRJI976TWET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/XCRJ/I976TWET/F18XCRJI976TWET.SMALL.jpg andrea.arzensek I made this super awesome bike trailer to do shopping, buy and transport trees and plants, get lumber....etc.It's lightweight, takes over 200 lbs of load, versatile, maneuverable, ecologic and the best of all - cheap to make!Make it and you'll love it, guaranteed! Cutting the stock Cut Red Cedar ...
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Sat, 2 May 2015 17:39:41 PDT
Versatile "carry-a-bike" cargo bike trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-carry-a-bike-cargo-bike-trailer/
Versatile "carry-a-bike" cargo bike trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/XX46/I916DNJE/F2MXX46I916DNJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/XX46/I916DNJE/F2MXX46I916DNJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/XX46/I916DNJE/F2MXX46I916DNJE.SMALL.jpg VortexSurfer If you are anything like me, you not only like cycling but have elected the bike as your favorite means of transportation. You like practical solutions that allow you to use your bike as often as possible, overcoming challenges of cargo transportation that would normally require the use of a larger ...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 05:57:01 PDT
BIKE CHARRIOT Mark I. Aka Bike Pooling Device. http://www.instructables.com/id/BIKE-CHARRIOT-Aka-Bike-Pooling-Device/
BIKE CHARRIOT Mark I. Aka Bike Pooling Device. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/CY82/I8YBIOEA/FZ7CY82I8YBIOEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/CY82/I8YBIOEA/FZ7CY82I8YBIOEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/CY82/I8YBIOEA/FZ7CY82I8YBIOEA.SMALL.jpg Mr.Sanchez Bicycling Commuting is a growing trend but some times the twist between car to bike its not as easy as you thought. Some hurdles pop out in the process,For instance. when my lovely wife just cant ride bike for fear or some other issues, well I had to ride with the company of my kids and wife stay...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:41:16 PDT
Vintage Style Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Style-Bike-Trailer/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:18:08 PDT
Pimp my Old Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-my-Old-Bicycle/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:00:29 PDT
XC ski kit for Fat Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/XC-ski-kit-for-Fat-Bike/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:08:53 PST
Bicycle Table Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Table-Trailer/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 21:04:07 PST
Solar Powered Disco Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Disco-Bike-Trailer/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 14:55:11 PST
Bicycle Sidecar for your Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Sidecar/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:27:29 PDT
Bicycle Trailer LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trailer-LED-Lights/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:35:06 PDT
(TCT)Tent Camper Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/TCTTent-Camper-Trailer/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:22:16 PDT
Bicycle Trailer - Yakima CaddyYak Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trailer-Yakima-CaddyYak-Hack/
Bicycle Trailer - Yakima CaddyYak Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/5PRR/HYPNXKQP/FNM5PRRHYPNXKQP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/5PRR/HYPNXKQP/FNM5PRRHYPNXKQP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/5PRR/HYPNXKQP/FNM5PRRHYPNXKQP.SMALL.gif Tater Zoid I know what you are thinking - "Geez, another bicycle trailer?" There are a bunch of great bike trailers on Instructables, I know because I studied (here's the COLLECTION I created). I studied because I've been wanting to build one for years. As luck would have it, I just traded a bulky office part...
By: Tater Zoid

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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:36:16 PDT
Bicycle trailer for heavy cargo http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-trailer-for-heavy-cargo/
Bicycle trailer for heavy cargo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/5TZD/I24M5YG6/FLE5TZDI24M5YG6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/5TZD/I24M5YG6/FLE5TZDI24M5YG6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/5TZD/I24M5YG6/FLE5TZDI24M5YG6.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi If you need to transport heavy cargo with your bike you can build a tough trailer like the one I helped to build in Piubici for the Bricheco girl. Unlike the first trailer I built, this one is bigger and heavier, but let you carry whatever you wish.You only need a pair of small bicycle wheels and so...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 16:53:27 PDT
Jogging stroller / bike trailer hack / conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Jogging-stroller-bike-trailer-hack-conversion/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 11:07:02 PDT
Gypsy Wagon Building http://www.instructables.com/id/Gypsy-Wagon-Building/
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 11:31:41 PDT
biga, the bike trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/biga-the-bike-trailer/
biga, the bike trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/2H3T/HVTWG3HR/FT12H3THVTWG3HR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/2H3T/HVTWG3HR/FT12H3THVTWG3HR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/2H3T/HVTWG3HR/FT12H3THVTWG3HR.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi In support of a bicycle workshop I have decided with my friends to build a trailer to carry the tools around the city.We were not skilled in welding iron frames, but that didn't stop us, and with some advice we succeeded in building a nice, strong, and effective trailer, which remembers me an ancien...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 11:28:33 PDT
Bike Hitch - from rear fork of another bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Hitch-from-rear-fork-of-another-bike/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/LMIV/HNSDZYMO/F4HLMIVHNSDZYMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/LMIV/HNSDZYMO/F4HLMIVHNSDZYMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/LMIV/HNSDZYMO/F4HLMIVHNSDZYMO.SMALL.jpg marc.cryan Steps: See that the neighbor put a bike in the trash Remove rear tires, brakes, and seat. Cutoff the rear fork of garbage bike with angle grinder and cutt-off blade (wear face and body protection) Take the nuts off the rear wheel of the good bike (leave wheel in place) Fit t...
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 11:48:57 PST
Make a Pair of Bunk Glides for Your Boat Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Pair-of-Bunk-Glides-for-Your-Boat-Trailer/
Make a Pair of Bunk Glides for Your Boat Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/EM78/HLSHJ2X6/FKDEM78HLSHJ2X6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/EM78/HLSHJ2X6/FKDEM78HLSHJ2X6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/EM78/HLSHJ2X6/FKDEM78HLSHJ2X6.SMALL.jpg RangerJ Trying to launch my 18' boat has always been a strain. It would be easier if my trailer had rollers, which it doesn't - it has carpeted bunks. It's all I can do to push the 1400 pound boat and motor combination, especially when I'm perched on top of the trailer tongue, trying to keep my feet dry. T...
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Sat, 21 Sep 2013 07:06:23 PDT
Heavy loads Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavy-loads-Bike-Trailer/
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Fri, 26 Jul 2013 06:27:54 PDT
How to turn a harbor freight trailer into a Kayak/Camping trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-harbor-freight-trailer-into-a-Kayak/
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 16:29:02 PDT
Bike Kayak Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Kayak-Trailer/
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Mon, 27 May 2013 08:16:01 PDT
Bicycle Trailer Hitch (to Luggage Rack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trailer-Hitch-to-Luggage-Rack/
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Sat, 11 May 2013 11:09:40 PDT
From beat down pram to shiny kids-trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/From-beat-down-pram-to-shiny-kids-trailer/
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Fri, 10 May 2013 14:53:33 PDT
Build your own Pop-Up Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Pop-Up-Trailer/
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Sun, 31 Mar 2013 09:00:37 PDT
Mini Teardrop Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Teardrop-Trailer/
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Tue, 12 Feb 2013 19:20:49 PST
I built this bike trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/I-built-this-bike-trailer/
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Fri, 21 Dec 2012 08:58:16 PST
Canoe Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Canoe-Trailer-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/HZ8A/H9T4CI4U/FC8HZ8AH9T4CI4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/HZ8A/H9T4CI4U/FC8HZ8AH9T4CI4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/HZ8A/H9T4CI4U/FC8HZ8AH9T4CI4U.SMALL.jpg RedShedProjects This is an update to a previous Instructable which you may want to read to fully understand this one. It can be found here. I decided to publish an update to my Bike Trailer Instructable as I have had the trailer nearly 8 months and, more importantly, it reached the 100th trip milestone the other d...
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Mon, 26 Nov 2012 15:06:40 PST
Bicycle cart from recycled camp cot http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-cart-from-recycled-camp-cot/
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Sun, 17 Oct 2010 13:30:31 PDT
DIY Tarp Cover Made From Feed Sacks http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tarp-Cover-Made-From-Feed-Sacks/
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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 19:17:22 PDT
Simple No-Weld Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-No-Weld-Bike-Trailer/
Simple No-Weld Bike Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0JBE/H21CGNKL/FSB0JBEH21CGNKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0JBE/H21CGNKL/FSB0JBEH21CGNKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0JBE/H21CGNKL/FSB0JBEH21CGNKL.SMALL.jpg mr.mcninja As with all good instructables, this one was born out of necessity.  I needed to get a bunch of stuff from point A to point B.  I am a scavenger so I needed a bike and trailer to get me around to garage sales, curb alerts, landfills, dumpsters, etc.  Growing up, I was taught to never let anything g...
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Wed, 23 May 2012 13:40:25 PDT
Race car bike trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-bike-trailer-haul-your-kid-in-style/
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Sun, 14 Oct 2012 23:08:42 PDT
Bicycle Cargo Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Cargo-Trailer/
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Thu, 3 May 2012 19:40:56 PDT
Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Trailer-5/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/6BZP/GYQFMRBV/FR36BZPGYQFMRBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/6BZP/GYQFMRBV/FR36BZPGYQFMRBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/6BZP/GYQFMRBV/FR36BZPGYQFMRBV.SMALL.jpg RedShedProjects If you only want details of the build without the background; look for the different stages/parts in bold. Ever since I started biking I had wanted to expand my options and make a trailer and then when I started kayaking I found the perfect excuse to make a trailer - for my boat. This would mean I ...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2012 08:31:36 PST
Converting a Bicycle Child Trailer into a Cargo Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-a-Child-Trailer-for-a-Bicycle-to-a-Carg/
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Tue, 17 Jan 2012 14:54:53 PST
Quick Hitch for bike trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Hitch-for-bike-trailer/
Quick Hitch for bike trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/0OTW/FALOLDVI/FAM0OTWFALOLDVI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/0OTW/FALOLDVI/FAM0OTWFALOLDVI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/0OTW/FALOLDVI/FAM0OTWFALOLDVI.SMALL.jpg Sindrone A quick connector for a bike trailer. So that the trailer can be switched between multiple bikes easily. Not cumbersome and keeps the bike looking "normal". My wife and I live about two blocks from the grocery store and want to be able to use our bikes to get the goods. We have limited space were...
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Wed, 26 Dec 2007 14:47:15 PST
Kiddie Bike Trailer, all grown up http://www.instructables.com/id/Kiddie-Bike-Trailer-all-grown-up/
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Fri, 23 Dec 2011 18:04:10 PST
Homebuilt Camper Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Homebuilt-Camper-Trailer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/U8RB/GS3BDSPM/F0JU8RBGS3BDSPM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/U8RB/GS3BDSPM/F0JU8RBGS3BDSPM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/U8RB/GS3BDSPM/F0JU8RBGS3BDSPM.SMALL.jpg anthonyschr Safari BaseCamp 10 is a homebuilt camper trailer that my dad and my brother and I built, with the help of some nearby craftsmen. One of the goals has been to create a self-sufficient system that facilitates a complete set of commodities without the need for hookups. Although many details were worked...
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Mon, 5 Sep 2011 19:24:19 PDT
Teardrop Travel Trailer (added VIDEOS!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Teardrop-Travel-Trailer/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2011 20:17:35 PDT
Hotrod bike trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Hotrod-bike-trailer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/B634/GOQY3CS1/FF4B634GOQY3CS1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/B634/GOQY3CS1/FF4B634GOQY3CS1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/B634/GOQY3CS1/FF4B634GOQY3CS1.SMALL.jpg fischer99 I was inspired by this instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Baron-Childs-Bicycle-Trailer/ I decided to modify the design a bit and make a hotrod for my kiddo with red interior and flames.  The material is all purchased from the local hardware store.  The base is a 1" x16" 36" pine.  The ...
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Mon, 6 Jun 2011 17:53:24 PDT
My version of a YAK Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/My-version-of-a-YAK-Bike-Trailer/
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Tue, 31 May 2011 18:52:00 PDT
Red Baron Child's Bicycle Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Baron-Childs-Bicycle-Trailer/
Red Baron Child's Bicycle Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/7NZ3/GLPH1MTV/FEJ7NZ3GLPH1MTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/7NZ3/GLPH1MTV/FEJ7NZ3GLPH1MTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/7NZ3/GLPH1MTV/FEJ7NZ3GLPH1MTV.SMALL.jpg tmherrin This instructable will detail how to make a small airplane bicycle trailer.  I make these for sale, but am glad if other people try their hand at it.  I make a plane, train, tank, taxi and tractor version of these.  My son loves this particular trailer (it was my first) and I bet your child will lov...
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 21:02:25 PDT
Hammer Time! Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammer-Time-Bike-Trailer/
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Fri, 11 Feb 2011 16:30:18 PST
Bike Party Sound Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Party-Sound-Trailer/
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Sun, 5 Dec 2010 20:52:49 PST
Build a Bicycle Sidecar http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bicycle-Sidecar/
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Thu, 1 Jul 2010 08:49:20 PDT
Homemade Bicycle Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Bicycle-Trailer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/971E/GGAOZ5EV/F6Q971EGGAOZ5EV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/971E/GGAOZ5EV/F6Q971EGGAOZ5EV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/971E/GGAOZ5EV/F6Q971EGGAOZ5EV.SMALL.jpg calischs In the summer of 2008, I downloaded the plans for the "Deep and Short" bike trailer available here.  I was about to move into Grinnell College's EcoHouse, a house full of Grinnell students committed to decreasing their environmental impact and helping the college test new sustainable technology on i...
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Tue, 9 Nov 2010 09:27:24 PST
Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Trailer-1/
Bike Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/36UW/G5KP9Z4R/F0336UWG5KP9Z4R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/36UW/G5KP9Z4R/F0336UWG5KP9Z4R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/36UW/G5KP9Z4R/F0336UWG5KP9Z4R.SMALL.jpg onrust   I ride bikes........and I use bikes to work.  I consider my bikes "working bikes".   I only have pictures of a finished product and I will do the best I can.   I have built and broken lots of trailers. It has taken my years to get this far and this one is not perfect either.   The solid weight I c...
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Fri, 19 Feb 2010 00:17:46 PST
Easy Bike Trailer Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Bike-Trailer-Hitch/
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Fri, 6 Aug 2010 14:42:06 PDT