WILDKAT USS RECUMBENT BIKE PLAN
You can salvage most of what you need from a single yard-sale mountain bike or road bike, and the rest of the components can be purchased from any hardware store. You can build this DIY USS recumbent bike in a few weekends on a very limted budget.
The under seat steering place the handlebars in a relaxed position so you can enjoy the view ahead and relax, even with one hand off the wheel. All of the levers and shifters are taken from a standard bicycle or can be purchased new from any bicycle shop for minimal expense.
Our plans show you how to do every step, and the skills you gain can be transferred to other human powered projects you may want to build. Bike building is a great hobby that can be very addictive, and this DIY recumbent bike is a great start.
Build your own DIY under seat steering recumbent bike from cut up bicycle frames or hardware store tubing. Even the steering components are easy to make and use inexpensive parts that can be purhcased from any hardware or auto supply store.
Our plans always promote making your own modifications, and seating is one of those things that toy can easily change. make a simple wood and foam seat, or try something different like a car seat or a mesh seat of your own design.
The under seat steering system is made using parts cut from another bike frame, and it is easy to build and to setup. The chain transmission is routed under the seat and kept high off the ground so you can tackle those rough country roads without bouncing your chain.
Learn to cut and chop old bicycle frames for parts, and to create a comfy seat using only plywood, foam padding, and vinyl covering. Out DIY plan even shows you how to modify any frame to adapt a disc brake for smooth stopping power.
Leave that uncomfortable upright bicycle seat behind and enjoy a relaxing tour on a super comfortable and smooth riding recumbent bike. You can build the Atomic Zombie WildKat in a few days using only basic tools and mostly salved bicycle components.