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Old 08-19-2008, 11:30 AM   #3
Thomas Covington
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Re: Kettlebags

Originally Posted by Skylar Cook View Post
Sounds like a good idea with the rope, but I definitely wouldn't trust PVC with the forces involved. If I can find some big ol' tire tubes I'll definitely be making some. The only thing I'm worried about is the rope being too limp and preventing the bag from being used more like a real KB. Perhaps you could poly/epoxy it or throw some braided hose over it?
I had the same reservations about the PVC myself; I had though about running the rope through the PVC. The braided hose is an excellent idea, and should be much easier than heating/bending the PVC(we all know how much fun this chore is)....thanks.
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