Monday, September 20, 2010

DIY bike plans only $9.95 each -

If you've been considering building your own bikes, now is the time to take the plunge. Over 30 do-it-yourself (human and electric assist) plans to choose from, including videos of the bikes in action:
  • recumbents (short and long wheel base)
  • quadcycles
  • lowracer recumbents
  • cargo bikes and trikes
  • handcycle trikes
  • kids' bikes
  • choppers
  • trikes
  • tandems
  • electric bikes
  • electric scooters
  • electric trailers
  • trailers
  • fun bikes, and more.
If you purchase 3 or more plans, you can save up to $28.00!

Purchase 1-2 plans for $16.95 each
Purchase 3-4 plans for $9.95 each
Purchase 5-9 plans for $7.95 each
Purchase 10+ plans for $6.95 each

There are also more than 20 free tutorials, including: rake and trail, bike hacking, bike chain basics, welding, freewheels, cranks and pedals, coaster brakes, making your own hubs, cables, brakes, headtubes, goosenecks, underseat steering, bottom brackets, derailleurs, SkyWalker tallbike, Granny's Nightmare chopper, SpinScooter fun bike, and more.

The Atomic Zombie builders forum is a family-friendly community of novice and experienced bike builders willing to offer advice and suggestions. We welcome new members. There's also a huge online builders gallery of homebuilt bikes - more than 1,200 and growing every day.

Visit us at and get building!