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Buyer's guide to blinking rear lights.
BICYCLING Apr 1994 (v.35#4) pg. 44

Circuit for a ni-cad battery charger that works off of a bicycle generator.
BICYCLING Jul 1995 (v.36#7) pg. 98

Tips on lighting up your bike for night riding.
BOYS' LIFE Dec 1981 (v.71#12) pg. 8

Tips on lights and clothing for safe bicycle riding at night.
BOYS' LIFE Jan 1988 (v.78#1) pg. 17

The electronic bike light. Shoots a 150-foot beam of light, plus features "running lights" and directional signals. Consists of a modified 6-volt lantern. Designed for a bike equipped with hand brakes.
ELEMENTARY ELECTRONICS Jul-Aug 1980 (v.20#4) pg. 50

Bicycle lighting system (head & tail lights) uses rechargeable nicad batteries which are charged by the bicycle generator. This system has the advantage that the lights stay on when bike is not moving.
INDUSTRIAL EDUCATION Feb 1981 (v.70#2) pg. 26

Stoplight for a bike.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #419 Apr 1963 (v.59) pg. 31

Day or night safety beacon uses electronic photoflash circuitry to warn other traffic of a disabled vehicle. May also be used on moving bicycles or motorcycles. Operates up to 100 hours on three C-size cells.
MODERN ELECTRONICS [2] Apr 1986 (v.3#4) pg. 56
Correction MODERN ELECTRONICS [2] Jun 1986 (v.3#6) pg. 93

Bicycle safety flasher. An attention-getting flasher and turn-signal indicator that motorists can see a long way off. Est. cost: $30.
MODERN ELECTRONICS [2] Jun 1986 (v.3#6) pg. 29

Bicycle safety flasher aids visibility and increases safety when cycling at night.
MODERN ELECTRONICS [2] Dec 1988 (v.5#12) pg. 43

How to make a bicycle safety flasher.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #93 May-Jun 1985 pg. 82

Two projects add safety to night riding. (1) Flashing tailight has two lamps which alternately flash on and off at once-per-second intervals. Est. cost: $10. (2) Headlight powered by both battery and generator so that it can always be on, whether you are moving or standing still.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Mar 1975 (v.7#3) pg. 42

A flashing strobe light for use on your bicycle when riding at night. Powered by two 1.5 volt AA batteries. Will operate two to six hours, depending upon batteries used.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Oct 1976 (v.10#4) pg. 68

Circuit to hold bicycle generator output to 4.9 volts rms, thus extending bulb life.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Jul 1977 (v.12#1) pg. 92

Solid-state turn indicators for mopeds or bicycles. Est. cost: $10.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] May 1979 (v.15#5) pg. 71
Added Info POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Aug 1979 (v.16#2) pg. 6

Build a headlight modulator for cycle safety. Causes the headlight of a motorcycle or bicycle to alternately flash high-and-low to improve visability. Est. cost: $10.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Jun 1981 (v.19#6) pg. 71
Added Info POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Sep 1981 (v.19#9) pg. 8

Lamp burn-out warning circuit for a 6-volt bicycle lighting system.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [2] Jul 1994 (v.11#7) pg. 26, 77

Changing the wiring configuration of your generator-driven bicycle lights to make them glow brighter.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [2] May 1999 (v.16#5) pg. 62

Electronic bike light. Convert a 6-volt lantern to function as a headlight, brake light, running lights and directional signals. May be removed from bike for use as a regular flashlight.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Special 1981 pg. 119