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Bill’s Endless Summer Wandertec Build

Beach season coming to an end?  Nah, the season never ends for Bill & Wife! Thought you might like to see my Wandertec trailer in action.  I built an aluminum box with perforated aluminum sheet floor. Super light and easy to pull onto the beach. We use it regularly.  I built it for my wife […]

Cycling Keeps Jim in Shape!

BOB in tow: Out riding my bicycle yesterday 80 miles.  Staying in shape for the finishing of my cross America bicycle trip which is restarting Sept 17 from Rapid City SD to Key West Florida. Over the last couple of weeks been debating whether to cycle across all of China or all of Canada next […]

Sergeii’s Piano E-Bike and Road to a Million

“My goal is to get Paul McCartney’s attention to endorse bicycle e-power to the music industry.” The contraption fueling this goal: Sergeii’s Bionx powered bicycling piano.  Best of luck to our ambitious, innovative and bicycle advocating friend — We’re rooting for you!

**Waarschuwing!!** for Solar Panel Experimentation

Michael of Belgium’s warning for the cycling community:  “Be careful with your bike trailer/solar panel experiments!”  He speaks from experience:

Tom’s Upcycled Bed Frame Bike Trailer

I put together a cargo trailer from scrap metal and trashed kid’s bikes. A bed frame provided the basic structure, to which I welded dropouts hacked from the donor bikes and a curved towing arm. A quick release ball joint was used for the hitch. Don’t trust your welding skills?  Check out the Burley Nomad, […]

Take the Kids to Paris!

I mean, why not?  And if you get homesick, we shipped over this Burley Kazoo just for you.  Happy sightseeing!  Love, BikeKidShop & Paris Blue Bike Tours