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Buzzfeed has an interesting round up of “Scraper Bikes” – bikes with matching body and wheel colors, many of the materials are from discarded packaging, trash wrapped in foil.

Phillip Torrone

Editor at large – Make magazine. Creative director – Adafruit Industries, contributing editor – Popular Science. Previously: Founded – Hack-a-Day, how-to editor – Engadget, Director of product development – Fallon Worldwide, Technology Director – Braincraft.



  1. Anonymous says:

    So let me get this right. Basically you steal someones bike, make look soooo ugly that the original owner would never be able to spot it.

  2. Phillip Torrone says:

    why do you think they are stolen?

  3. Jason says:

    What it sounds like to me, is that hes making a racist joke.

  4. Anonymous says:

    Why is that racist?

  5. Antoine says:

    Why is that racist or a joke?

  6. whitey says:

    because racists think that people from different backgrounds are inferior, and that they lie, cheat, and steal by nature. capice?

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