Tripod Snowshoe - 8mm

by walter, published

Tripod Snowshoe - 8mm by walter Feb 8, 2013


Snowshoe for a tripod with a 8mm tube. It may be possible to scale the part to work with other sizes. It's designed for fairly dense snow, and a lightweight setup (they will come off with too much weight).

This design seems to function decently on the snow in limited testing. However, when the tripod is strapped to a backpack, the feet tend to catch on straps, which twists them around and can pull them off. I'm planning to redesigning this part to address some of these issues.

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Rotate 30 degrees (to make the wings horizontal) before printing.

It probably won't work in PLA, it needs to be flexible enough to attach..