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Old 11-26-2012   #301
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Originally Posted by jmm99 View Post
Snowshoes come in various designs
I am dipping my toes into freelance writing and just got a piece up in Snowshoe Magazine on this topic. Thought I might as well advertise.
The Morphology of Snowshoes | Snowshoe Magazine

Expect for those which are either solid-bodied (such as those made from a single plank of wood or from injection molded plastic) or emergency devices made from bundled boughs, snowshoes include a one or two piece frame within and upon which additional components are attached. The frame shape as seen from above tends to be the most distinctive identifying feature for raquettes. […]
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