How to make cement/concrete bike rack (??? about cement ???) any advice?
plan is to use and fill container with cement and enclose a locking rail. laid flat on side with exposed locking mount.
I have NO specialty tools, nor any knowledge about cement.
do i need to reinforce? how
mix myself; or use Quickrete
dont attempt and higher contractor
(trash can will be completely upright until dry/set)
is this a process? (fill 1/2 way insert mounts/supports, then complete filling)
or can i just make supports and fill-in with cement
online calculators state 20lbs per gallon conversion (approx 450 lbs)
1 - "slim jim" 23gal garbage can (layed on side)
1 - U-lock (u-shackle upright, centered in block)
1 - "slim jim" 23 garbage can (layed on side)
configured 1" black iron pipe (rail upright)
enclosed t-rail @ both ends; with exposed locking rail
(foot) T-rail > "x" height > 90 elbow > rail > elbow > t-rail
- or -
15" cubed cement block (260lbs)
with gate/post driver (pre filled with cement) and (some of handles enclosed, and 1" pipe in center with just T joints, maybe stubs in base of block)