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Jul 06, 2003, 06:10 AM
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Free Stuff : Airbags from cars and it's free.


Go to your local auto wrecker and get the passenger side airbags (less mussed up) as these are made of kevlar. They lay up great and are brilliant when wetting down and quite light as well hey it's for free go try it.

Cheers Sluf7
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Jul 06, 2003, 07:24 AM
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So should I clean off the blood or just epoxy over it?
Jul 06, 2003, 07:32 AM
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Nah just epoxy over it witha face like Helens she won't be able to get outa that.

Carry on my good man
Jul 06, 2003, 09:10 AM
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Cool pic, is that photowizarded or real? I'll have to check out the auto shop, and see if they have anything. Is there a specific car to look for?
Jul 06, 2003, 11:52 AM
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Quote:
Originally posted by SkyPyro
Is there a specific car to look for?
Yeah, a wrecked one.

Cam
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Jul 06, 2003, 02:51 PM
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Quote:
Originally posted by Mongoose
Yeah, a wrecked one.

Cam
Hehe, do all airbags use kevlar though?
Jul 06, 2003, 02:57 PM
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hey, no joke about only the wrecked ones... intact airbags are landmines, leave 'em be
Jul 06, 2003, 11:26 PM
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I am only advocating the use of dead Airbags ya touch the live ones at ya own peril. There's enough kevlar in there to keep ya happy.
Jul 09, 2003, 10:58 AM
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Anyone know of any auto wrecker places in AZ?
Jul 09, 2003, 03:17 PM
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There is a rumor that there is arsenic dust on the bags from the deployment devices.
Jul 09, 2003, 06:44 PM
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SkyPyro go to one of the Many Accidents during Rush Hour on the AZ Freeways and get yourself an airbag out of a crushed car. You will have to get through the Cops though.

David
Jul 10, 2003, 02:44 AM
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Skypyro, just look in the yellow pages under "auto dismantlers".
Jul 10, 2003, 05:29 AM
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Mr Foamy if they even had a trace of Arsnic someone would have Sued long ago.

Sluf7
Jul 10, 2003, 06:34 AM
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The explosive used I believe is made by combining Sodium Azide (NaN3) with a salt such as Lead Nitrate to form Lead Azide which is explosive. Sodium Azide when mixed with water has some toxic properties which could result from trace amounts of Arsenic.

President Reagan was shot with bullets tipped with an Azide compound which is intended to explode on impact.
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Jul 10, 2003, 07:54 AM
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Supposedly, in New Jersey (Motto: "Of the Lawyers, By the Lawyers, and For the Lawyers"), the airbags can't be tossed because

a) they are the property of the insurance company now, and
b) the insurance company retains them as "evidence" in case of a lawsuit

I have a 1' dia roll of 6" or 9" wide Kevlar. It was given to me by a guy who works for a paper roller manufacturer.

Andy


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