Standalone Racks

Campus Bike Racks

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

[gallery] These campus bike racks were taken on the UNC Charlotte campus. The campus is riddled with the things! Having spent a lot of time on campus, I would recommend a good lock, and never leaving your bike for too long. I'd also advise against leaving it on the same rack ...

Racor Standalone Bike Rack

Friday, September 28th, 2012

If you're ever in Hilton Head SC, make sure you take your choice of bike rack and bikes down there! The little island is full of bike paths and friendly roads so that you can enjoy riding around. Most restaurants, shops, hotels and public places all have bike racks ...

Free Standing Bike Racks

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

If you are looking for a free standing bike rack, you have come to the right place. If you are in Austin TX then you can get a free standing bike rack for free off of craigslist. If you're not in Austin TX, or this exclusive offer has expired I ...

Racor Freestanding Bike Rack

Monday, August 25th, 2008

The Racor Freestanding Bike Rack truly is an amazing bike rack. As you can see from the image to the left this bike rack holds two bikes and as the name suggests is freestanding. This means that drilling holes in the wall to make sure your bikes don't fall over ...

Bike Storage for Apartments

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008

Storing your bikes in an apartment can be a tricky task. The first thing to do is figure out where you want to store your bikes. If you have a balcony or storage closet then these can be good choices. If not perhaps a laundry room. Where ever you choose ...

Triangle Bike Rack Plans

Wednesday, April 9th, 2008

Here are the bike rack plans for the standalone homemade triangle bike rack that I wrote about. Its actually quite simple to build if you know how to weld. These can be made for as many or few bikes as you need. Just adjust the length of the poles. ...

Racor Free Standing Bike Racks

Saturday, April 5th, 2008

Racor make some really great bicycle storage solutions. Featured in this post is a great free standing bike rack. The Racor Freestanding Bike Stand is an affordable garage bike rack, or actually anywhere. I could see any one using this rack anywhere in their house. I think the price is ...

Decorative Bike Racks

Friday, April 4th, 2008

If you are in the market for a stand alone bike rack then you have options. There are lots of companies out there that make custom bike racks. These types of bike racks can be anything from your standard bollard bike rack or U shaped rack to custom sculpture ...

Standalone Triangle Bike Rack

Sunday, March 2nd, 2008

This bike rack is easy to make from free bike rack plans. This one is rather long so would be time consuming to make. I ride past this rack some times which is by a school. I have never seen any bikes parked on this one except for mine. Its ...

Bike Racks For Your Garage

Sunday, February 24th, 2008

Garages are perfect places to store your bikes. Naturally instead of putting your bikes up against the wall some type of bike rack is needed for your garage.   I wrote a good page on finding the perfect bike rack for your garage but it is not getting the exposure it ...

freestanding bike rack

Sunday, February 3rd, 2008

This is an example of a freestanding bike rack. I do believe that this is a custom ordered bike rack. Meaning that this is not a DIY bike rack. It is of professional quality and looks like it holds a lot of bikes. This is the sort of bike ...

Awesome Standalone Bike Rack

Saturday, February 2nd, 2008

http://www.heklucht.nl/ The product has been conceived for an art project in Ypenburg (a newly build neighborhood in the Netherlands). Eight products will be placed in front of eight houses. The goal of the project is to stimulate an interaction between neighbours, while pumping up the tires of their bicycles. I don't know ...

Homemade or home made?

Friday, January 4th, 2008

According to the ct.gov here is the definition of home made: The use of the terms "homemade" or "home made," or other similar terms, is limited to those products actually manufactured in the home and under conditions which normally prevail in the home. This is related to food, but is ...

Pop up camper bike rack

Thursday, December 27th, 2007

I stand corrected on my post about camper bike racks. Apparently there is a difference between a camper and the pop up type of camper that I was thinking of. I made the plans for a pop up camper, not a conventional. Take a read of that post if you ...

Pallet Bike Rack

Saturday, December 22nd, 2007

Whats a really cheap way to make a bike rack? The answer is easy make a pallet rack! A Pallet rack is basically a rack that is made from an old pallet. You know the type that forklifts use to move stuff around. Well the idea and design is simple. Steps 1: Find a ...

Large Family Bike Transportation

Thursday, December 20th, 2007

Bike transportation for one or two people can be a pain. Now imaging trying to transport bikes around for a large family. I was watching a TV show where a family had a lot of kids. Now I imagine at some time it would be nice if they could borrow ...

How to build a bike rack

Wednesday, December 19th, 2007

Firstly you have to decide what type of bike rack it is you want to build. Once you've decided on that browse for bike rack plans for the type you want to build. The next step is to get the tools and materials needed. When buying material always buy more than ...