Instructables: exploring - outside - snow - ice - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:24:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 Assured Foot Ice Cleat Walkers http://www.instructables.com/id/Assured-Foot-Ice-Cleat-Walkers/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 06:33:35 PST
Electric Ice Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Ice-Scooter/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 13:45:09 PST
Wear Edge for a Plastic Snow Shovel http://www.instructables.com/id/Wear-Edge-for-a-Plastic-Snow-Shovel/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 17:17:40 PST
Emergency Crampons for Ice and Snow http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Crampons-for-Ice-and-Snow/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 19:53:29 PST
7 Steps to a Backyard Ice Rink http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Steps-to-a-Backyard-Ice-Rink/
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Thu, 30 May 2013 17:01:42 PDT
Easy ice sculpture - for kids of all ages http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-ice-sculpture-for-kids-of-all-ages/
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Mon, 5 Mar 2012 20:53:22 PST
How to make the Massive 3 floor Snow fort. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-the-Massive-3-floor-Snow-fort/
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Tue, 6 Mar 2012 03:56:50 PST
Winterize your shoes - DIY CRAMPONS. http://www.instructables.com/id/Winterize-your-shoes-DIY-CRAMPONS/
Winterize your shoes - DIY CRAMPONS. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/JIQN/GYGF8KJ2/FU8JIQNGYGF8KJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/JIQN/GYGF8KJ2/FU8JIQNGYGF8KJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/JIQN/GYGF8KJ2/FU8JIQNGYGF8KJ2.SMALL.jpg Frankyfly After a recent snow storm, it was icy and slippery all over the roads and pathways. I came up with this simple idea to make some crampons.  This is a cheep and easy to make project to be used whenever you need. Materials and tools. I used - Aluminum bars. -Rivets. -Velcro bands. Some tools are...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2012 12:40:23 PST
Sculpt a "Snofa" http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-snow-couch/
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Thu, 10 Feb 2011 18:50:54 PST
How to make a backyard igloo with powdery snow http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-igloo-on-a-snowy-day/
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Wed, 2 Feb 2011 18:07:51 PST
Ice Axe Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Axe-Camera-Mount/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/16B2/G7DYYQB5/FTG16B2G7DYYQB5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/16B2/G7DYYQB5/FTG16B2G7DYYQB5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/16B2/G7DYYQB5/FTG16B2G7DYYQB5.SMALL.jpg bertus52x11 As a mountaineer you always have a versatile monopod available. With the right adaptor you can use it to take pictures. A slotted PVC pipe slides on top of the head of the ice axe.
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Tue, 6 Apr 2010 08:26:57 PDT
Steerable Plumbing Tube Sledge (sled) http://www.instructables.com/id/Steerable-Plumbing-Tube-Sledge/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2009 15:55:00 PST
How to make an Ice/Snow Beirut Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-IceSnow-Beirut-Table/
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