Tobogganing , the sport of sliding down snow-covered slopes and artificial-ice-covered chutes on a runnerless sled called a toboggan. In Europe, small sleds with runners are also called toboggans see lugeing ; skeleton sledding. The runnerless toboggan was originally an American Indian sled made of poles tied together with thongs. The modern version is usually built of thin, straight-grained boards of hickory, birch, or oak fastened together by light crosspieces.
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This snow mobile folds apart for easy towing. When you get it to where you want it, put the ski back on and fire up the propeller. The motor used was a 65 hp engine from a Continental airplane. Attached to the prop, the boat pushes itself along on the skis. The thrust of a propeller driven by a Continental aircraft engine drives the vehicle over snow and ice and, when it is necessary to transport the snowmobile over dry highways, it becomes a "self contained" trailer.
How to Decorate an Antique Snow Sled
Posted on November 21, by Judy Rom. We love decorating with antique sleds, skates and snowshoes for Christmas! These pieces made it onto our wish list because they create such a gorgeous look and can even transition into a winter vignette after the holidays. Antique sleds have so much natural patina that it doesn't take much to make the look pop. Simply lean an antique sled against a wall or by your Christmas tree.
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