Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - bikes http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:32:20 PST BLOX v1.01 Install USB powered cycle rear safety led. http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-USB-powered-cycle-rear-safety-led/
Install USB powered cycle rear safety led. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/1PKB/I3THD670/F5H1PKBI3THD670.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/1PKB/I3THD670/F5H1PKBI3THD670.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/1PKB/I3THD670/F5H1PKBI3THD670.SMALL.jpg sachinkawale I mostly ride at night. For night safety ,I choose Antac advance led stip. I attach this USB powered led strip to my xiomi power bank. led strip cost me nearly $8. It also have on / off switch for convenient. USB led Strip I buy this 6 led strip for $8 from amazon.in attach it to cycle rear bar. ...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:14:54 PST
Bicycle baton/anything carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-batonanything-carrier/
Bicycle baton/anything carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/CL7Q/I3H560OA/FFVCL7QI3H560OA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/CL7Q/I3H560OA/FFVCL7QI3H560OA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/CL7Q/I3H560OA/FFVCL7QI3H560OA.SMALL.jpg 3366carlos I like to ride my bike in my neighborhood but sometimes I ran into dogs. So I decided to carry my expandible baton. Since my bike is a 1997 it does not have disk brakes, but the fork is newer so it came with the holes to mount disk brakes. I decided to mount 1" PVC to where the caliper mounts to, a...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 12:56:47 PST
TallChop , Tallbike or a Chopper http://www.instructables.com/id/TallChop-Tallbike-or-a-Chopper/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 22:51:03 PST
DIY Contactless magnetic induction bike dynamo http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-contactless-magnetic-bike-rim-dynamo/
DIY Contactless magnetic induction bike dynamo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/CJMQ/I3DQHRYU/FW9CJMQI3DQHRYU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/CJMQ/I3DQHRYU/FW9CJMQI3DQHRYU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/CJMQ/I3DQHRYU/FW9CJMQI3DQHRYU.SMALL.jpg stonioni ***WORK IN PROGRESS***I'm in test phase of this project and i want to share with you the progresses!First of all, inspiration:...and its patent: https://www.google.com/patents/DE202011107060U1?cl=enThen, principles involved in this project:- Eddy current- Magnetic inductionReady? GO! TEST #1 magn...
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 16:33:17 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
Magnetic induction safety bike lights. Nearly invisible design, cheap, waterproof and battery free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-induction-safety-bike-lights-Nearly-invis-1/
Magnetic induction safety bike lights. Nearly invisible design, cheap, waterproof and battery free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/3127/I388A3M5/F9R3127I388A3M5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/3127/I388A3M5/F9R3127I388A3M5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/3127/I388A3M5/F9R3127I388A3M5.SMALL.jpg stonioni This safety light system blinks as far the wheel spins: faster it spins, faster rate the leds blink. I'ts contactless so here is quite no friction. It uses magnetic induction so it’s battery and maintenance free, waterproof and really clean in design. Perfect for all purposes! Here in Italy Reelight...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 04:59:59 PST
Led bicycle safety lights(pedal powered) under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-bicycle-safety-lightspedal-powered-under-10/
Led bicycle safety lights(pedal powered) under $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/33EI/I34DWIBU/F9833EII34DWIBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/33EI/I34DWIBU/F9833EII34DWIBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/33EI/I34DWIBU/F9833EII34DWIBU.SMALL.jpg AMAN DEEP bicycle riding is fun and also good for our fitness plus it doesn't consume any fuel and thus good for our environment too. But riding a bike in night could be dangerous ,so here is a tutorial of how to build safety bicycle led lights which are powered by a generator or dynamo. Step 1 : getting ri...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 13:33:31 PST
Honda Motorized Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Honda-Motorized-Bicycle/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 08:29:17 PST
My Holdsworth http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Holdsworth/
My Holdsworth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/L0HG/I301MMM8/FEVL0HGI301MMM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/L0HG/I301MMM8/FEVL0HGI301MMM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/L0HG/I301MMM8/FEVL0HGI301MMM8.SMALL.jpg naoji I´m writing because i want to publish my Holdsworth Record restoration & convertion to a Single Speed bike.Here are some pictures and the details that it has.It take me like 6 month to complete it. But it worth it!!!!Frame: `72 Holdsworth Record Size 56cmHeadseat: Campagnolo RecordBottom Bracket: Ca...
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 18:53:37 PST
Bicycle Valve Cap Holder - Never Lose A Valve Cap Again! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Valve-Cap-Holder-Never-Lose-A-Valve-Cap-Ag/
Bicycle Valve Cap Holder - Never Lose A Valve Cap Again! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/IAGY/I2YM6FUN/FO9IAGYI2YM6FUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/IAGY/I2YM6FUN/FO9IAGYI2YM6FUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/IAGY/I2YM6FUN/FO9IAGYI2YM6FUN.SMALL.jpg JM1999 My life is nearly based around the humble bicycle.I go everywhere on it and that means a lot of maintenance.Every time I get a chance I go to the petrol station (Gas station) and pump up my tires there.Nearly every time I have been to one of those air stations I see multiple valve caps laying on the...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:49:52 PST
How to make the best DIY trouser strap in the world (works as leather bracelet too!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-waste-material-into-the-best-DIY-trouser-stra/
How to make the best DIY trouser strap in the world (works as leather bracelet too!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/3ZFS/I35RB98P/FIK3ZFSI35RB98P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/3ZFS/I35RB98P/FIK3ZFSI35RB98P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/3ZFS/I35RB98P/FIK3ZFSI35RB98P.SMALL.jpg pandoheas I love trouser straps, they are one of the most important accessories of my bicycle life. I’ve bought several types over the years but I’ve never really found one that is tough for everyday use and convenient enough at the same time. So, I ‘ve sat down and designed one myself. Using again scrap mate...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:50:44 PST
RGB LED Safety (Party) Bike Light ($35) http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-SafetyParty-Bike-Light-12/
RGB LED Safety (Party) Bike Light ($35) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/0O4A/I2TG5MEK/FTA0O4AI2TG5MEK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/0O4A/I2TG5MEK/FTA0O4AI2TG5MEK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/0O4A/I2TG5MEK/FTA0O4AI2TG5MEK.SMALL.jpg tgvoss We wanted to add some safety to bike commuting as the days keep getting shorter. Here is our $35 solution.My wife tries to commute three times a week and the current bike lights were not cutting it. Reflective tape and a brighter head lamp did not seem like it would solve the visibility issue. We ha...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 20:10:28 PST
DIY: Bicycle tyre puncture Armour protection. Ultra-Light weight. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-tyre-puncture-Armour-protection-Ultra-/
DIY: Bicycle tyre puncture Armour protection. Ultra-Light weight. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BA9U/I2R9X81M/FBLBA9UI2R9X81M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BA9U/I2R9X81M/FBLBA9UI2R9X81M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BA9U/I2R9X81M/FBLBA9UI2R9X81M.SMALL.jpg Ultra_Alto This Guide will show you how to create a simple, Super cheap, light and effective way for protecting your Bicycle tyres from punctures. Getting a puncture is not a nice feeling, Puncture protection tyres are expensive, With a little know how and a few cheap materials, you have have world class prot...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:41:57 PST
Rear Fender Bridge: Near-Full Coverage Fenders For Bicycles with Little Tire Clearance http://www.instructables.com/id/Rear-Fender-Bridge-Near-Full-Coverage-Fenders-For-/
Rear Fender Bridge: Near-Full Coverage Fenders For Bicycles with Little Tire Clearance - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRGZ/I2LMJ5NO/F7HTRGZI2LMJ5NO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRGZ/I2LMJ5NO/F7HTRGZI2LMJ5NO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRGZ/I2LMJ5NO/F7HTRGZI2LMJ5NO.SMALL.jpg dlynch02132 I had trouble putting a rear fender on my favorite bike because of the clearence between the tire and the brake arms. You run into this problem on bikes that were designed for performance, i.e. not commuting. I didn't want to use narrower tires. I was already forced to run 700X25 tires when I usuall...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:45:50 PST
Generic headlamp to High power bicycle light http://www.instructables.com/id/Generic-headlamp-to-High-power-bicycle-light/
Generic headlamp to High power bicycle light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/FO1Y/I2KS9QY3/FUWFO1YI2KS9QY3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/FO1Y/I2KS9QY3/FUWFO1YI2KS9QY3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/FO1Y/I2KS9QY3/FUWFO1YI2KS9QY3.SMALL.jpg coyote-eyes This is an instructable to show how I converted a cheap headlamp from Harbor Freight Tools into a semi-powerful headlamp for my bicycle.Originally I was using a flashlight I had mounted on the top of the handlebar but it was not providing enough illumination, and since it is now getting darker earli...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 17:53:28 PST
DIY Electric Bike! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Bike/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:34:03 PST
basketball http://www.instructables.com/id/basketball-1971/
basketball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/UNVS/I2BR9BPN/FSAUNVSI2BR9BPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/UNVS/I2BR9BPN/FSAUNVSI2BR9BPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/UNVS/I2BR9BPN/FSAUNVSI2BR9BPN.SMALL.jpg 6275297 Step 1: Buy an basketball from places like five and below for at least 3 dollar$.Step 2: Find an basket ball court at the park that you know has an basketball court. If you don't have any idea where a park with a basketball court is ask someone you know if they do.step 3: Go to the basketball court ...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 17:42:11 PST
Bike Rack DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Rack-DIY/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 21:34:22 PST
Vintage Style Bicycle Saddle Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Style-Bicycle-Saddle-Bag/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 12:21:01 PST
Bike trailer awesome http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-trailer-anyone/
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 08:57:01 PST
Repair Bike Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Bike-Mirror/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 17:45:37 PST
DIY Reflective Cycling Sweatshirt - Skeleton and Japanese Demon http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Reflective-Cycling-Sweatshirt-Skeleton-and-Jap/
DIY Reflective Cycling Sweatshirt - Skeleton and Japanese Demon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6PV/I21R2I4O/FE0F6PVI21R2I4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6PV/I21R2I4O/FE0F6PVI21R2I4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6PV/I21R2I4O/FE0F6PVI21R2I4O.SMALL.jpg push_reset Who says that reflective gear needs to be boring? Not me. You can buy reflective tape and reflective fabric by the yard, choose an image and create your own designs! There are a few different types of reflective material, which I don't go into here, but I will tell you that I used Engineer Grade mat...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 10:56:26 PST
How to shoot a basketball http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-shoot-a-basketball-6/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 07:58:33 PST
DIY Bike Repair Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Repair-Stand/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 16:33:48 PDT
Pedicab bicycle recumbent FUN FUN FUN! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pedicab-bicycle-recumbent-FUN-FUN-FUN/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 08:54:38 PDT
Bicycle Chain Waxer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Chain-Waxer/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 03:04:28 PDT
Quick Light Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Light-Mount/
Quick Light Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/NAE1/I1U3BNVD/F66NAE1I1U3BNVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/NAE1/I1U3BNVD/F66NAE1I1U3BNVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/NAE1/I1U3BNVD/F66NAE1I1U3BNVD.SMALL.jpg vreinkymov This is a very quick answer to how to mount any flashlight onto a bicycle. All you need are two hose clamps and a flashlight. If it's not intuitive, the next step explains how. Steps One clamp should be slightly wider than the flashlightThe other clamp should be slightly wider than the bicycle ha...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:11:09 PDT
Bicycle Trunk http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trunk/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:53:52 PDT
Modding a toolbox for easy bicycle transport http://www.instructables.com/id/Modding-a-toolbox-for-easy-bicycle-transport/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:18:38 PDT
How to wheelie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-whellie/
How to wheelie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/DSMN/I1XEIV3K/F22DSMNI1XEIV3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/DSMN/I1XEIV3K/F22DSMNI1XEIV3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/DSMN/I1XEIV3K/F22DSMNI1XEIV3K.SMALL.jpg wrathofdeath In this instructable I will be showing you how to wheelie wheelies are popular in cities like Philadelphia. Shorts Put on short Pants Shoes Tie your shoes So they don't get stuck in the chain. BIke Get your bike Brakes Make sure you have back brakes to be more safe. Safety Make sur...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:29:04 PDT
Glow Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-Bike/
Glow Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/579J/I1TPRYE9/FNH579JI1TPRYE9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/579J/I1TPRYE9/FNH579JI1TPRYE9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/579J/I1TPRYE9/FNH579JI1TPRYE9.SMALL.jpg thefuzzmaster Using glow sticks this is a very easy way to transform your everyday ride to school bike into something much more You will use about twenty glow sticks per side so go grab your bike and get started Tape the glow sticks on the bike the more you capture the bike shape with the glow sticks the ...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:11:41 PDT
Repair a Bicycle Lock with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-Bicycle-Lock-with-Sugru/
Repair a Bicycle Lock with Sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/A3PE/I1SIHXJW/F3IA3PEI1SIHXJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/A3PE/I1SIHXJW/F3IA3PEI1SIHXJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/A3PE/I1SIHXJW/F3IA3PEI1SIHXJW.SMALL.jpg adamundefined A part of the plastic housing came loose and fell out while biking. The part was lost so gluing it back in wasn't an option. I tried spreading some silicon caulking around the lock mechanism to keep it in place within the housing but it didn't work well. Sugru seemed an ideal solution for this. C...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:59:32 PDT
horse bike http://www.instructables.com/id/horse-bike/
horse bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KDF1/I1SB5G19/F15KDF1I1SB5G19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KDF1/I1SB5G19/F15KDF1I1SB5G19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KDF1/I1SB5G19/F15KDF1I1SB5G19.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Giddy-up, pilgrim!Whether you're wrangling cattle or just cruising along a country road, everything is better with a horse. Combine your favourite things about riding horses with the convenience of a bicycle, with the horse bike!Maybe you need a horse to go with your knight or Zorro costume, or mayb...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:57:21 PDT
IoT Hackathon - Bike Safety http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Hackaton-Bike-Safety/
IoT Hackathon - Bike Safety - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/MWD8/I1NUO6PA/FV1MWD8I1NUO6PA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/MWD8/I1NUO6PA/FV1MWD8I1NUO6PA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/MWD8/I1NUO6PA/FV1MWD8I1NUO6PA.SMALL.jpg saiimons A device attached to wrist indicates turns through blinking turn indicators. An accelerometer detects deceleration and lights a brake light. The accelerometer detects falls and sends a notification to rally managers through the cloud indicating the location and severity of the fall. Indicator lights...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 10:46:50 PDT
Leather Streamers http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Streamers/
Leather Streamers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/WYQA/I1NUGXMG/FLFWYQAI1NUGXMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/WYQA/I1NUGXMG/FLFWYQAI1NUGXMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/WYQA/I1NUGXMG/FLFWYQAI1NUGXMG.SMALL.jpg Brooklyntonia My husband made a joke that I should have streamers on my scooter. I decided to make some. These leather streamers are easy to make and it takes longer for the glue to dry than to put them together. These aren't your baby sister's streamers. Materials Leather stripsE6000 or similar heavy duty gl...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:11:56 PDT
Fixed my bike light and bike trailer reflector! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixed-my-bike-light-and-bike-trailer-reflector/
Fixed my bike light and bike trailer reflector! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/V05M/I1KJMUMC/FC3V05MI1KJMUMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/V05M/I1KJMUMC/FC3V05MI1KJMUMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/V05M/I1KJMUMC/FC3V05MI1KJMUMC.SMALL.jpg YuKonstruct Hi folksDon't you hate it when you drop some plastic thing and it breaks on you? Landfill? No! Sugru! I am a year-round cyclist in Whitehorse, Yukon. When it gets dark, lights are important. The problem is the black clip which attaches the light to the seat post snapped, so any bump in the ro...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:44:56 PDT
Make your Cargo Bike into a Swedish House http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbing-the-Cargo-Bike-as-a-Swedish-House/
Make your Cargo Bike into a Swedish House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/0YN8/I1NEF8V5/FAA0YN8I1NEF8V5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/0YN8/I1NEF8V5/FAA0YN8I1NEF8V5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/0YN8/I1NEF8V5/FAA0YN8I1NEF8V5.SMALL.jpg kristiansidelmann This project started because we're about to embark on the (hopefully) wonderful journey of parenthood. We're figured this would be a good time to fix our broken cargo bike. And why not make make into a small house for the kid, now we're at it.You'll need:An old worn out Cargo bikeWeatherproof paintM...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:12:25 PDT
Easy Leather U-Lock Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Leather-U-Lock-Holster/
Easy Leather U-Lock Holster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/ZWPP/I1K3OL2B/FENZWPPI1K3OL2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/ZWPP/I1K3OL2B/FENZWPPI1K3OL2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/ZWPP/I1K3OL2B/FENZWPPI1K3OL2B.SMALL.jpg blacky94 So after seeing lorenzenj instructable and checking out the link he provided in there, I decided to try it myself. Things you'll need It's not a lot of stuff, justsome rather thick leather 8 rivets / grommets something to measure a leather hole punch an eyelet pliera pen scissors or something sim...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:20:19 PDT
Cheap and Easy Bicycle Bottle nozzle Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Bicycle-Bottle-nozzle-Cover/
Cheap and Easy Bicycle Bottle nozzle Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/R69N/I1KJK9AY/FQWR69NI1KJK9AY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/R69N/I1KJK9AY/FQWR69NI1KJK9AY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/R69N/I1KJK9AY/FQWR69NI1KJK9AY.SMALL.jpg ariel1 Almost all bike bottles of big brands come without covers for the bottle nozzle.When riding the nozzle is covered with sand and dust, and sometimes it's so muddy you can barely drink. So I decided to create my own cover. ​Materials and tools: Scissors Bottle of soft drinkRubber strip (Rubber thr...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:28:09 PDT
bike stand http://www.instructables.com/id/bike-stand-2/
bike stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/GLG2/I1IQBDW8/F9PGLG2I1IQBDW8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/GLG2/I1IQBDW8/F9PGLG2I1IQBDW8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/GLG2/I1IQBDW8/F9PGLG2I1IQBDW8.SMALL.jpg cadfandavies bike stand for people with sheds only Unfortunately this one is only for those with a shed but is free for enybody to do it on maybe wood. I started by reinforsing my 'guder' by putting threaded bar from the gudder up to the main steel bar. I used m10 through out the project so you may find youl...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:28:44 PDT
bike stand http://www.instructables.com/id/bike-stand-1/
bike stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/MU9B/I2XIEFVQ/F39MU9BI2XIEFVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/MU9B/I2XIEFVQ/F39MU9BI2XIEFVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/MU9B/I2XIEFVQ/F39MU9BI2XIEFVQ.SMALL.jpg cadfandavies This particular one holds 5 bikes I also have a 3 bike one for the "expensive bike's" as then they are harder to scratch because they are further away. this instructable is only a quick one unfortunately I did this about 3 years ago so I did not film it or make a instructable on the time. this i...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:18:14 PDT
No-Slip Bicycle Accessory Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Slip-Bicycle-Accessory-Hack/
No-Slip Bicycle Accessory Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/OD04/I1IQ9OBH/FJFOD04I1IQ9OBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/OD04/I1IQ9OBH/FJFOD04I1IQ9OBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/OD04/I1IQ9OBH/FJFOD04I1IQ9OBH.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid This is a simple Instructable to show you how I secure items to my bicycle. Not all bike components are compatible, some items fit the diameter of handlebars, while others do not. My bike light and beverage holder didn't fit quite right and often slipped during basic rides. It's a drag to have to ke...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:00:34 PDT
portable bike repair stand http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-bike-repair-stand/
portable bike repair stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/DC5W/I1J5XPK9/F92DC5WI1J5XPK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/DC5W/I1J5XPK9/F92DC5WI1J5XPK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/DC5W/I1J5XPK9/F92DC5WI1J5XPK9.SMALL.jpg ariel1 I decided to build bike repair stand so I searched for instructions but at every kind was a little cons - too expensive, too weak, too complicated and so. So I decided to combine some ideas and create improved model. Because I living in building and I want to store the stand in my warehouse I lookin...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:57:34 PDT
Coat Hanger Hack : gears dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Coat-Hanger-Hack-gears-dryer/
Coat Hanger Hack : gears dryer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/6IAK/I1ILKAHH/FBY6IAKI1ILKAHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/6IAK/I1ILKAHH/FBY6IAKI1ILKAHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/6IAK/I1ILKAHH/FBY6IAKI1ILKAHH.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez Autumn is here with heavy rains, what's worth than wearing cold wet clothes to ride back home after work day. Here's a simple hack to dry your stuff on radiators without burning them.Inspired by TheProcrastibaker and his shoe storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Closet-Hacks-Cheap-Shoe-Storage-in...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:59:13 PDT
Fit two mountain bikes and two people in a 2014 Honda Jazz (Fit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fit-two-mountain-bikes-and-two-people-in-a-2014-Ho/
Fit two mountain bikes and two people in a 2014 Honda Jazz (Fit) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/69QN/I1IQ896U/FUZ69QNI1IQ896U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/69QN/I1IQ896U/FUZ69QNI1IQ896U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/69QN/I1IQ896U/FUZ69QNI1IQ896U.SMALL.jpg ClareBS This instructable is for right hand drive cars but can be adapted for left hand drive. Parts required:2 fork mounts1 piece cardboard (for template) 1200mm x 600mm (approximately)1 piece plywood 1200mm x 600mm x 8mm (approximately)4 large washers4 small washers4 bolts4 lock nuts Measure the back of...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:04:53 PDT
U-Lock Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/U-Lock-Holster/
U-Lock Holster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5U9P/I1FPP4BO/FJ05U9PI1FPP4BO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5U9P/I1FPP4BO/FJ05U9PI1FPP4BO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5U9P/I1FPP4BO/FJ05U9PI1FPP4BO.SMALL.jpg lorenzenj I was considering buying a U-Lock holster, like the nice leather ones made by Mission Bicycles in San Francisco. However, I was not sure if I would like that means of carrying my lock, and I wanted to try it out first. So I looked around the house to see if I could just make one instead, and found a...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 02:25:20 PDT
Quick release wheel lock adapter for home trainer http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-release-wheel-lock-adapter-for-home-trainer/
Quick release wheel lock adapter for home trainer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/T6X1/I1C43IC3/FECT6X1I1C43IC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/T6X1/I1C43IC3/FECT6X1I1C43IC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/T6X1/I1C43IC3/FECT6X1I1C43IC3.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez When your home trainer lock need a little adjustment to tight your rear wheel safely. Shopping list You need a 1/2" nozzle, mine is from an old cooker. 3 Cuts Open it and shrink it Result
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:01:21 PDT
Home Trainer front wheel block http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Trainer-front-wheel-block/
Home Trainer front wheel block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/MQW1/I1C43HDV/FV0MQW1I1C43HDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/MQW1/I1C43HDV/FV0MQW1I1C43HDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/MQW1/I1C43HDV/FV0MQW1I1C43HDV.SMALL.jpg ErwanJez I bought a second hand home trainer without front wheel block: some quick woodwork ahead. Get some wood ... ... and cut it into a box design Assemble Result
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:49:16 PDT
Bicycle Sidecar and Trailer Build... http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Sidecar-and-Trailer-Build/
Bicycle Sidecar and Trailer Build... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/K6LW/I1FQ26FY/FETK6LWI1FQ26FY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/K6LW/I1FQ26FY/FETK6LWI1FQ26FY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/K6LW/I1FQ26FY/FETK6LWI1FQ26FY.SMALL.jpg Gothtec Spent a couple of lovely sunny days building this. Did it because I wanted to see how a sidecar worked and how it felt to ride. This is due to buying one for my motorcycle. Then I just kept going and added a trailer too!!!
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:32:51 PDT
Backpack for cycling http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-for-cycling/
Backpack for cycling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/M5U3/I0TV8B3Q/F1LM5U3I0TV8B3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/M5U3/I0TV8B3Q/F1LM5U3I0TV8B3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/M5U3/I0TV8B3Q/F1LM5U3I0TV8B3Q.SMALL.jpg dinesh kumar c Make a backpack for cycling after identifying various requirements and issues related to carrying this accessory while riding.Character: Either the construction or the material used makes the bag sweat free. Appropriate choice of material and fitting components to reduce weight to a range of 1.25 to...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 05:32:34 PDT