Ever wondered how your ski or trekking poles were made?
Tonight (Friday, June 10) watch "How it's Made" on the Science Channel at 9 p.m. EST in the U.S. for a profile on Leki, maker of ski, trekking, and nordic walking poles. If you're in Canada, tune in to the Discovery Channel on Friday, July 17, at 8 p.m. EST.
The producers of "How it's Made," a documentary program showing how common, everyday items are manufactured, traveled to Leki’s manufacturing facility in the Czech Republic to film the segment. According to "How it's Made," the same episode also will cover how underwater robots, lasagne, and band saws are made.
"How it's Made"