DIY Roller Trainer

Favorite
bicycle,DIY,not a kludge,PVC
- -

Instructables user dhouggy wanted to ride his bike indoors but didn't want to pay hundreds of dollars for a trainer or professionally-made roller. So with a couple 2x4s and some PVC pipe he was able to craft this working homemade model for just $50.

Inspired by Rainbow Road

Favorite
cable,DIY,g rated,overkill,technology,there I fixed it,wtf
- -

Just like in the game, anyone who is able to jump between the connections deserves it.

~Not-So-Handy Andy

Because Why Not

Favorite
batteries,clever,DIY,gifs,g rated,Hall of Fame,not a kludge,there I fixed it,wtf
- -

Someone didn't listen to Homer:

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xy0UBpagsu8&w=500]

If You Can't Buy It, Build It

Favorite
apple,DIY,Hall of Fame,ipad,neat,there I fixed it,win
- -

Wei Xinlong, a senior at Northeast Normal University in Changchun, built this for his girlfriend Sun Shasha. Methinks that if this is real and works well, the world is soon to see a whole new wave of tablet PCs.

What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Favorite
bad idea,bathroom,DIY,electricity,g rated,safety first,there I fixed it,water
- -

I have a sneaking suspicion that the reason for doing this is not to watch videos of dogs.

~NSHA