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Postby sadarse » Fri Dec 28, 2007 10:59 am

Anyone got any good ideas for building a cheapy bikestand?
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by BNA » Fri Dec 28, 2007 11:03 am

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Postby NotTim » Fri Dec 28, 2007 11:03 am

I thought about making one, then noticed that torpedo7 had a special on one so I bought it, I wouldn't be without one now, bloody useful things to have
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Postby europa » Fri Dec 28, 2007 11:10 am

Ahh, one of the regular questions.

'Do a search' they all scream :D Actually, this is one that's worth a revisit because some of the newer members might have other solutions.

Here's mine.

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Yup, it's a tow bar carrier clamped to a saw horse :D

The other one I use all the time, and on which I built up the Jamis and the Flying Hampster, is my wind trainer :wink:

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Postby toolonglegs » Fri Dec 28, 2007 12:50 pm

or the hide them behind the door in the spare room option :lol:

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Postby s-s-a » Fri Dec 28, 2007 6:37 pm

Do you want a bike stand for storage or a work stand?

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Postby tallywhacker » Fri Dec 28, 2007 10:37 pm

if its a workstand then try these

http://www.ladyada.net/make/bikestand/index.html
http://journals.neebu.net/khuon/archives/2005/May/homemade_bicycle_repair_stand-000517.html

if its a stand to store your bike then Bunnings have a plethora of hanging hooks and thingies
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