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Photo shows how to make a bike rack from a four foot section of metal porch railing and a simple frame of 2x4s. Est. cost: $7.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1974 (v.52#7) pg. 49

Build an attractive floor-to-ceiling bicycle storage rack from wood and PVC pipe fittings. Accommodates up to 4 bicycles. Est. cost: $15-$45.
BICYCLING Jan-Feb 1991 (v.32#1) pg. 88

Boxing a bike. Taking a bicycle apart and packing in a cardboard carton for shipment.
BICYCLING Sep-Oct 1991 (v.32#8) pg. 89

Ten tips for safe bicycle packing and shipping using either a cardboard bike box or a special travel case.
BICYCLING Feb 1994 (v.35#2) pg. 61

How to box (package) a bike to survive shipping.
BICYCLING Dec 1998 (v.39#11) pg. 86

Wall-mounted storage rack for two bicycles is built from 2x4s and plywood. Est. cost: $10.
BICYCLING Oct 2000 (v.41#9) pg. 38

Wood and Masonite bike rack.
BOYS' LIFE May 1963 (v.53#5) pg. 47

How to build a bike rack from scraps of lumber.
BOYS' LIFE Oct 1972 (v.62#10) pg. 51

Tips on parking and storing a bike. Includes tips on ways to mount hooks and brackets for hanging a bike.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1977 (v.67#11) pg. 14

Tips on ways to store bicycles.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1992 (v.82#11) pg. 12

Wooden, wall-mounted bike rack.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1996 (v.86#11) pg. 22

Outdoor bike rack is built from weatherproof "Trex" recycled decking board.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Jul-Aug 1999 (v.22#9) pg. 38

Bicycle rack for 3 bikes is built from 2x4 lumber. Est. cost: $35.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP May 1981 (v.4#8) pg. 50

Wordless Workshop suggests how to make a wall-mounted rack for holding bicycles, helmets and related gear.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #333 Nov-Dec 1992 (v.42#10) pg. 92

Bicycle storage rack is made from PVC pipe.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #361 Sep 1995 (v.45#8) pg. 104

Rack for hanging bicycles slides along the overhead joists in a garage.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #365 Feb 1996 (v.46#2) pg. 96

Lean-to style storage shed for bicycles has a built-in bike rack and has a door on each end which is lockable. Built of plywood. Stores 6 bikes.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO #2 Summer 1976 (v.1#2) pg. 18

Wooden rack supports two "parked" bicyles.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO May-Jun 1981 (v.6#3) pg. 34

Build a bicycle rack for two.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #443 Apr 1965 (v.61) pg. 120

How to construct a parking rack for bicycles from exterior plywood. Insert front wheel into slot to hold bike upright.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #539 Apr 1973 (v.69) pg. 26

How to build an overhead bike rack for a garage that allows the bikes to hang in the space above the hood of the car.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #593 Oct 1977 (v.73) pg. 152

Overhead rack for a garage stores two bicycles and includes a simple cabinet for storing other small items.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #649 Jun 1982 (v.78) pg. 66-O

Tip shows how to convert an iron headboard into a bicycle rack.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #50 Mar-Apr 1978 pg. 46

Adjustable bicycle rack holds four bikes on woooden uprights that run from floor to ceiling.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #161 Apr-May 1997 pg. 18

Bicycle storage racks. Two designs, a free-standing triangular rack and a wall-mounted ladder rack. Each holds 2 bikes.
NEW SHELTER Apr 1980 (v.1#3) pg. 49

Simple wooden "hooks" attached to a wall hold a bicycle for storage.
POPULAR MECHANICS Feb 1978 (v.149#2) pg. 124

Bike rack holds four bikes.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1963 (v.183#3) pg. 130

Concrete bike rack has slots into which the front wheel sits.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jun 1968 (v.192#6) pg. 137

Bicycle stand does three jobs. Stores bike, serves as a repair stand and converts bike into an exercising machine.
POPULAR SCIENCE Dec 1969 (v.195#6) pg. 139

Wall-mounted rack holds bicycle at eye level for added convenience when oiling and working on wheel hubs.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jun 1973 (v.202#6) pg. 132

A wooden track which can be placed on a stairway to assist in getting a bicycle or other wheeled vehicle up or down the steps.
POPULAR SCIENCE May 1976 (v.208#5) pg. 146

Bicycle stand for 3 bikes is made from PVC plastic pipe.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jul 1980 (v.217#1) pg. 136

Tip: Make an outdoor bicycle storage rack from a large log with slots cut into it to hold the front wheel of the bicycle.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jun 1983 (v.222#6) pg. 158

Tip shows how to build a bike shed adjacent to a garage with space to angle-park five bikes.
SUNSET Jul 1978 (v.161#1) pg. 114

Tip: Include bicycle wheel slots when pouring a concrete sidewalk and you will have a parking place for bicycles.
SUNSET Jun 1983 (v.170#6) pg. 154

Eight ideas for storing sporting goods. Includes simple racks and shelves which you can build or adapt to various needs.
WOMAN'S DAY Aug 2 1983 (v.46#13) pg. 84, 154

Bike rack is made from 2x4's and dowels. Supports the front wheels of up to 8 bicycles.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1981 (v.5#4) pg. 15

Folding bicycle rack. Wall-mounted shelf (10"x24") lets you hang up your bicycle when not in use. The shelf folds down against wall when not in use.
WORKBENCH Apr-May 1995 (v.51#2) pg. 42

Swing-up bike rack with wooden rails and PVC rungs pivots down from one end. Uses a pulley and cord system to raise and lower the bicycle which is stored laying flat on its side.
WORKBENCH Oct 1997 (v.53#5) pg. 32