Apocalypse articles in no particular order:
Homemade bicycle pannier links: Visit any of these sites for inspiration on how to construct your own bike panniers. A little information for motorcyclists, too.
Dumpster love bicycle pannier page: Guest contribution by the putrid peddler. How to make front and rear panniers out of German alpine rucksacks from Cabela’s. 80.00 for four panniers!
Huffy Tune-up: Turn a crusty bike into a smooth running machine in 2 minutes.
Phil Wood style Shimano bottom bracket: Use a grinder to modify a Shimano bottom bracket. Particularly good for Raleigh Twenty bikes.
Unusual vintage centerpull brake cable routing: Eliminate the straddle cable and carrier! If you try this, let me know how things turn out.