Inbox View Profile
I love to make anything I can!


10K+ Views Earned a bronze medal
Living Without Closets Contest
Contest Winner Second Prize in the Living Without Closets Contest
Outside Contest
Contest Winner Runner Up in the Outside Contest
Car and Motorcycle Contest
Contest Winner Second Prize in the Car and Motorcycle Contest
Travel Tips Contest
Contest Winner First Prize in the Travel Tips Contest
Wheels Contest
Contest Winner Second Prize in the Wheels Contest
Green Design Contest
Contest Winner Third Prize in the Green Design Contest
  • Freestanding Bike Rack/Bookcase

    Haha, sorry to disappoint! Fortunately my dad has a shop I can use.

    View Instructable »
  • Ultimate Road Trip Car Conversion (Honda Fit)

    Sorry I sold it a few years back. Half the fun is in making your own though!

    View Instructable »
  • Yeah, I think if you used Baltic Birch and your compartments/divsions supported the top well, then 1/2" would be fine.

    View Instructable »
  • Thanks! Apparently I didn't see a bunch of these comments a couple of years ago. Renovo bikes are beautiful. I actually stopped by the shop in Portland back in 2015 to look at the bikes for a bit.

    When I began I also did not have any experience with bicycle engineering. I would encourage you to do some research on bicycle dimensions. There are all kinds of theories about how each dimension effects the fit and ride of the bicycle. For a novice however, the best thing to do would be to reverse-engineer a bike that you know fits you. If you use the dimensions of a production bicycle, then your wooden one will work in a similar way (but will be way cooler and have a really smooth ride!)

    View Instructable »
  • Walnut Wood (triathlon) Bicycle Frame

    Hello!That's great that you would like to design a bike. First, I would try to learn as much as you can about woodworking, do you have any experience with it? Or friends or family that are woodworkers? That's a good place to start. Secondly, you need to decide what you want your bike to be like. I wanted mine to be a triathlon bike, and I adjusted dimensions of a bicycle that I already had to start my design. Since you are 12, that is a harder decision since you will be growing. You could use the dimensions of a bike that fits you well now, or you could make a larger bike that you could grow into.

    View Instructable »
  • JMYilla commented on jpyle1's instructable Honda Fit Camper

    Nice work! I like the idea of folding the front seats down during "sleep mode" and the hinged frame. The Fit is such a great car for this kind of thing (and everything except offroading)Very similar to the project we did in 2015:

    View Instructable »
  • Hi! I think I understand the problem you are talking about. You need some new supports to undergird the "fold-out" section of the platform. If you look at Step 5 on my instructable, it shows how we made legs that slot into the bottom of the platform to support it. You are right that it is an important step! Good Luck!

    View Instructable »