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Some winters we get cabin fever and really need to get out. This winter was such a winter, and when we tried, we found the hike was quite icy. Solutio...
Take a few moments to observe how commercial ice chains are put together. Notice they have an outer ring with cross linked chains.
I went to my local home improvement store, purchased about 50 feet of small chain and 10 inch bungee cord packs. Take two of the bungee cords out, and...
Loop the attached bungees over the boot or shoe you want to fit. If you do this right, it will fit multiple shoe types. Next, starting in the middle o...
Keep adding chain by separating the end link, wrapping it over the bungee and crimping it back down tight to the bungee. The front needs to be a bit l...
Add cross chains in your desired pattern. Ensure when crossing chain over chain to spread links and join them.
On my chains, I decided to add a top chain to keep things taut. I tightened one side of the chain to the bungee and the other side the link left open ...
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