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10 New Things Made from Recycled Tires

10 New Things Made from Recycled Tires

We've been recycling rubber tires since, well, the invention of the rubber tire.  Remember those clunky tire sandals? As an homage to the art of recycled tires, here are 10 pretty decent looking products made from recycled tires, wheels and inner tubes.  For your added value, you get a link at the bottom to the instructions and pattern for making your own nerdy, yet eco-cool sandals from recycled tires.

1. Andy Gregg's Bike Furniture (above and below)

created at: 2009-02-18

(Image credit:Dvice)

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2.  Big Sculptures:

created at: 2009-02-18

Image credit: Funnychill.com

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3.  Ottomans and Stools from truck tires

created at: 2009-02-18

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4.  Not Your Parents' Tire Swing:

created at: 2009-02-18

(image credit: CentralAmerica)

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5. Wastebasket:

created at: 2009-02-18

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6. Wall Art:

created at: 2009-02-18

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7. Bad Ass Paddles (made from the end of the tire roll and used for what,I don't know)

created at: 2009-02-18

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8.  Retread Biker Bag or Messenger Bag:

created at: 2009-02-18

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9. Garden Tables:

created at: 2009-02-18

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10. Nerdy Tire Sandals with link to instructions and pattern:

created at: 2009-02-18

http://www.hollowtop.com/sandals.htm

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Jim on May 15, 2014:

who is making road patching materials from old tires?


Anonymous on Apr 18, 2014:

Does anyone have the instructions on how to make the alligators?


weezoe on Apr 16, 2014:

too bad, is right.


Sandee on May 01, 2013:

I make them! My email is Sandee74764@yahoo.com or you can call or text me at 405-538-9887.


Anonymous on Apr 13, 2013:

So am I- if someone has the know how can you post it or send it to me please.


Anonymous on Apr 10, 2013:

I'm looking for instructions to make the lawn alligators out of recycled tires.
Thanks
Myra


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