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Friday, November 2, 2012
A Go-Anywhere Tankchair
From: Popular Science -
09/2006 - page 83
By: Gregory Mone
With heavy-duty treads, clever wiring and a whole lot of
jury-rigging, Brad Soden made his wife a wheelchair that can conquer any
Wheelchairs and camping just don't mix. But the Soden
family of Parker, Arizona, is an outdoors clan. So when Brad Soden's wife, Liz,
lost the use of her legs in an accident, he knew she needed something that
could roll over snow, mud, and brush. She needed a tank.