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    Talking Any dummies in here ?

    I'm setting up my own little cpat training station to prepare and I'm looking to buy a 130 lb training dummy. I looked on galls, but they are pretty darn expensive, around 800 bucks. Don't get me wrong, I'm prepared to spend money to get this job. Just wondering if there is a place where I can get one cheaper.

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    Cool An alternative.....

    Try draggin' around a V.W............. LOL
    "Be LOUD, Be PROUD..... It just might save your can someday when goin' through an intersection!!!!!"

    Life on the Truck (Quint) is good.....

    Eat til you're sleepy..... Sleep til you're hungry..... And repeat.....

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    How about a Gremlin ? Do they even make those ?

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    How to not make a joke about dummies....let me count the ways.....
    Seriously, bind some old fire hose with duct tape and fit the correct shape into an old pair of cotton coveralls. Pick up the whole affair and step on the scale then step on without it; you do the math. We have one at our hall I believe made from 2-1/2" with no couplings and it is definately in excess of 100#.

    Good luck and train hard, you generally only get one shot!

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    I used a duffel bag filled with sand, I have seen the coverall trick with hose done also, both work ok for what you are trying to accomplish. Just remember you need to make it wear resistent so as to not rip it apart dragging it around. Good Luck!

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