Introduction: How to Fill Sandbags the Super Easy Way.

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I mentioned that I would be filling sandbags this week and this tip was given to me; I'd thought that I would pass it on.

Sand + sandbags + shovel = a big pain in the bottom.

Sand + sandbags + shovel + traffic cone + ladder = lots of fun for everyone.

Step 1: Modify Your Cone.

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Cut the top off your old traffic cone.

Step 2: Invert Your Cone.

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Set up your ladder so that it can support the inverted cone and that's it.

It was fun trying out this new method and it really does help.

Step 3: My New Invention.

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Serendipity brings you the collapsible cone.

Comments

CaseyCase (author)2011-02-17

I like this method as well...
https://www.instructables.com/id/Filling-Sandbags-the-Easy-way-with-Sandbag-Tubes/

atombomb1945 (author)2011-02-17

I like the use of a ladder to support this. I have always done this with a folding table plus hole cut through it or a piece of plywood. This seems a bit easier and portable.

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