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The Zip Tie Snow Tires Make Biking in Winter a Cinch

By: Meghan Young - Published: • References: bikeportland.org & likecool
Although I've never considered biking in winter, these zip tie snow tires make me want to give it a go. A do-it-yourself project, these DIY tires will winter proof your bicycle so that you can ride safely around the city.

Devised by Todd Boulanger, these zip tie snow tires use zip ties all around both the front and back tires. The zip ties work really well on hard surfaces and packed snow, and will ensure any hardcore biker will stay upright during the winter months. Stats for DIY Snow Tires Trending: Older & Mild
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