Treibball – Storing & Transporting 35mm Balls

Picked up a few laundry bags for storing & transporting Chibi’s 35mm Treibball balls.  BINGO. The mouth of the bag has two locking drawstrings.  Easy to open and close. A nice shoulder strap makes carrying the bag a breeze. There’s also a handy loop for hanging the bag from a hook, peg or similar.  Sweet.   The bags I purchased are Mainstays’ Heavy Duty Mesh Laundry Bag, 24″ W x 36″ H (61 cm x 91.4 cm).   At $5 a bag, these rock. I have a few projects ongoing for the 40cm and larger balls.  Will share when finsihed.   Continue Reading →

Build a Bar Jump from PVC

Material List for 1 Bar Jump  (3′ tall x 4′ wide) *Minus the 4-way connectors and jump cup strips, all material on hand at your area home improvement / hardware store.  PVC pipe, end caps and T’s are in plumbing department;  colored tape in electrical dept.  I use a miter saw to cut my pieces but you can use a handheld pvc cutter, or your pvc source might cut it for you. 2 x 10′ pipes of 1″ pvc (schedule 40) cut as follows:           2 x 33.5″ pieces for the uprights (30″ if using T’s as connectors, see NOTE Continue Reading →