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Tips on cleaning and filling bicycle water bottles.
BICYCLING Jun 1990 (v.31#5) pg. 32

Portable pressure. A buyer's guide to frame pumps.
BICYCLING Jun 1990 (v.31#5) pg. 136

Digital coaches. A buyer's guide to cyclecomputers.
BICYCLING Aug 1990 (v.31#7) pg. 86

Alternative mounting tip for carrying a bicycle pump when it won't fit your bike frame.
BICYCLING Jan-Feb 1991 (v.32#1) pg. 22

Installing bicycle fenders.
BICYCLING Nov 1991 (v.32#9) pg. 128

Bicycle computer installation tricks.
BICYCLING Sep-Oct 1992 (v.33#8) pg. 90

Tip for a more flexible tire inflater for hard-to-reach bicycle-tire stems.
BICYCLING Apr 1994 (v.35#4) pg. 38

Tip on silencing the rattles from a bicycle frame pump.
BICYCLING Apr 1994 (v.35#4) pg. 38

A buyer's guide to heart-rate monitors, a training tool for bicycle riders. Includes 14 tips for using a monitor.
BICYCLING May 1994 (v.35#5) pg. 73

Tip on keeping bicycle water bottles clean.
BICYCLING Jun 1994 (v.35#6) pg. 43

Buyer's guide to ten cyclecomputers that have extra features.
BICYCLING Aug 1994 (v.35#8) pg. 50

Tips for installing accessories (toe clips, kickstand, racks, fenders, etc.).
BICYCLING Aug 1996 (v.37#8) pg. 102

Maintenance tips for hand-operated bicycle air pumps.
BICYCLING Jun 1998 (v.39#5) pg. 116

How to make a bike radio bracket to mount a pocket-size transistor radio to bike handlebars.
BOYS' LIFE Aug 1971 (v.61#8) pg. 38

Accessories for a 10-speed bike that are worth acquiring are discussed.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1976 (v.66#11) pg. 14

How to make a racing-type number plate for a bicycle.
BOYS' LIFE Sep 1977 (v.67#9) pg. 78

How to ride with toe clips.
BOYS' LIFE Jul 1980 (v.70#7) pg. 21

Speed "control" for a bicycle tells you when your speed falls below a preset level. Useful when exercising.
CQ. THE RADIO AMATEUR'S JOURNAL Apr 1979 (v.35#4) pg. 100

Water bottle equipped with a long hose and a mouthpiece lets you drink while riding a bicycle or motorcycle.
DIRT RIDER #90 May 1990 pg. 37

Bike speedometer circuit measures speed by sensing light from a spoke-mounted reflector on your wheel.
HANDS-ON ELECTRONICS Nov 1986 (v.3#6) pg. 26

Motorize a bike with a motor kit.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #427 Dec 1963 (v.59) pg. 102

Circuit for a speed control for your bicycle. Blows a horn if you begin pedaling slower than the minimum speed you set. Good for those trying to improve their speed and endurance. Est. cost: under $9.
MODERN ELECTRONICS [1] Sep 1978 (v.1#7) pg. 38

Build a digital bicycle speedometer. LED readouts indicate speed from 1 to 99 miles per hour. Uses magnets mounted on the rim of wheel to trigger a switch on each revolution.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Mar 1977 (v.11#3) pg. 39
Correction POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Jul 1977 (v.12#1) pg. 7
Correction POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Aug 1977 (v.12#2) pg. 6

Electronic bicycle odometer indicates distance traveled in miles on a three-decade liquid-crystal display.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] May 1980 (v.17#5) pg. 71
Added Info POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Oct 1980 (v.18#4) pg. 8

How to install handlebar fingertip gearshift levers on 10- or 15-speed bicycles. Est. cost: $16.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1972 (v.138#6) pg. 24

How to motorize your bicycle. Turn it into a "moped" by adding a friction-drive helper motor. Est. cost: $170 (kit).
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1977 (v.148#6) pg. 112

Build an inexpensive 2-digit digital speedometer for your bike. Measure speeds up to 99 mph. Est. cost: $40.
POPULAR MECHANICS Feb 1978 (v.149#2) pg. 38G

Keep on pedaling, even when it snows. Bicycle exercise stand lifts the rear wheel off the ground and converts bicycle into an exercise machine. Made from a discarded folding aluminum chair.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1980 (v.154#4) pg. 56

How to power a bicycle with a car battery.
POPULAR SCIENCE Oct 1970 (v.197#4) pg. 79

Photos and diagrams illustrate how a commercially-available bicycle sail is attached to a bike and tips are given on its use.
POPULAR SCIENCE Aug 1976 (v.209#2) pg. 122

Build a digital bicycle speedometer. Measures up to 30 mph by using 12 discrete LEDs as speed indicators rather than two 7-segment LEDs. Powered by rechargeable nicad batteries.
RADIO-ELECTRONICS Feb 1978 (v.49#2) pg. 37