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tube cushion tree staking How To: Bike Tubes for Trees

Avid gardener Lenore Edman at Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories writes:

Even after one too many flats, a used bike inner tube has plenty of uses. One more to add to the list: it can be used as a cushion between a tree trunk and a staking wire.


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Becky Stern

Becky Stern is director of wearable electronics at Adafruit Industries. Her personal site:

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