Crampons (grips) for snowshoes
ARE SOLD OUT FOR THE SEASON.
regular pair of traditional wooden snowshoes has one inherent
problem---the flat bottomed shoe is very slippery. So, trying to walk on
ice, or up an incline, can be very difficult. What many snowshoers need
is a little more grip to the snow.
To solve the problem, we've come up with a crampon kit. After bolting a
crampon to the underside of each snowshoe you'll have that extra bit of
traction you need to reduce slippage.
Pictures speak louder than words so have a look
below, you can click on any image to enlarge it.
Each kit contains:
2 - Aluminum Crampons (4.5 x 3.5 x
4 - Double Ply Reinforced Rubber
12 - Bolts and Washers
12 - Nylocks (nuts - keeps bolts tight)
"Worth their weight in gold - even though
they are made of lightweight aluminum"
Kits come with 2 crampons and rubber gaskets for protection of
both sides of snowshoe webbing
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY
Your snowshoes should be in good shape,
installing these on OLD or dried out webbing is not
At a minimum you should be using 4 bolts
Bolts should not be touching any leather
webbing. This is important so the bolts do not wear through
or damage a piece of lacing.
Bolts should be tight so the crampon
doesn't move. (I can't stress this enough)
the snowshoe across the arms of a chair will give you room
to see the best fit and have access to both side of your
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