Cycling Links For September 3

[http://grahamwatson.com/2002/koppenberg/koppen/image8.jpg](http://grahamwatson.com/2002/koppenberg/koppen/image8.jpg)
[![](http://grahamwatson.com/2002/koppenberg/koppen/image8.jpg)](http://grahamwatson.com/2002/koppenberg/koppen/image8.jpg) That looks like a pretty tough climb.
[How to Build a Helmet Light – Blue Collar Mountain Biking](http://bluecollarmtb.com/2005/07/29/build-a-helmet-light/)
[![](http://bluecollarmtb.com/images/light/lightmount.jpg)](http://bluecollarmtb.com/2005/07/29/build-a-helmet-light/) A halogen based bicycle helmet light design.
[LED Bike Light System](http://www.instructables.com/id/EIOPDJN9KZEWYFMCNY?ALLSTEPS)
[![](http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FN6/VSKV/BG8EWYFMCMC/FN6VSKVBG8EWYFMCMC.MEDIUM.jpg)](http://www.instructables.com/id/EIOPDJN9KZEWYFMCNY?ALLSTEPS) Another do it yourself bicycle lighting solution that looks interesting.
[ Off to France on a flying bike – Times Online ](http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/men/article4632747.ece)
[![](http://www.timesonline.co.uk/multimedia/archive/00390/air385_gear_390514a.jpg)](http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/men/article4632747.ece) A pedal powered dirigible will attempt to cross the English Channel again soon, but it sounds like it won’t be easy unless the weather is absolutely perfect.
[How much time does it take to burn X calories – HealthAssist.net](http://www.healthassist.net/nutrients/calorie-burn.shtml)
Useful calorie expenditure tool for figuring out how long you need to perform a given activity.
[Auto sales plunge – Sep. 3, 2008](http://money.cnn.com/2008/09/03/news/companies/autosales/index.htm?cnn=yes)
Auto sales fall 15.5% from a year ago for the worst August in 10 years, led by lower demand for pickups and SUVS.
[IRO Cycle Inc.::Home](http://www.irocycle.com/)
Cool bike company specializing in fixies and singlespeeds.
[Top Five Urban Fixed Gear Bicycle Videos – Mikey Wally](http://mikeywally.wordpress.com/2008/05/27/top-five-urban-fixed-gear-bicycle-videos/)
Five entertaining videos featuring a wide variety of fixed gear cyclists running lights, riding on and off road, and doing bike tricks.
[The Bicycle Forest :: Couchbike Rental](http://www.bikeforest.com/couch_rental.php)
[![](http://www.bikeforest.com/couchrental.jpg)](http://www.bikeforest.com/couch_rental.php) Well that’s one way to ease couch potatoes into bicycling.