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Old 10-25-09, 06:35 PM   #1
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pvc-made front rack ?

I seen some front bicycles racks like on amazon and other bicycles sites but since i have usable material at my disposal i want to make one but i want to see if anyone " made one / built a front rack " for a bicycles ether from pvc or any other material
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Old 10-26-09, 09:43 AM   #2
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I seen some front bicycles racks like on amazon and other bicycles sites but since i have usable material at my disposal i want to make one but i want to see if anyone " made one / built a front rack " for a bicycles ether from pvc or any other material
Never built one, but I'm not sure that pvc would be my first choice for a structure that had to bear weight and endure shock.
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Old 10-26-09, 12:06 PM   #3
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Do you mean something like that?
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Old 11-01-09, 04:43 PM   #4
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This is what i want to use

1 Inch PVC pipes and fitting and a donor bmx bike now i can get the material but not a free bmx but i still trying my luck
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PVC gets brittle with exposure to UV and heat so it would not be a good choice I would expect.
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I made my own front rack. I used steel and a welder though.



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http://www.bicyclefixation.com/blog/bfblog.html

The above address shows, on the entry dated October 30, 2009, a home-made front rack.
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