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deflated airbags?

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I need A little advice or suggestions how to create a deflated airbag for a lift axle. Current mixer project- FDM- has a tag axle and I'd like to show the wheels up.stumped how to proceed

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Jeff

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You could cut round pieces of styrene and glue them together. just an idea

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Rubber O-rings.

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Thanks for all the great replies! I like the simple ideas people come up with

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I made some collapsed bags for a dump trailer tag axle by sticking the air bag in a C clamp. I applied some heat with a heat gun, and slowly applied pressure with the clamp. It worked perfect, and wrinckled it just like it would be. It helps to clamp the clamp in a vise, unless you have 3 arms.

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