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jcbays
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« on: June 26, 2012, 09:47:49 AM »

Hi..
I am a new twister (about a years experience) and I MOSTLY do line work.  Every once in awhile I get a request for a car or truck.  Do you have any single or double balloon basic designs for a car or truck? 
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Randomwill07
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« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2012, 10:20:30 AM »

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PB9fEF35RR8 its not my design but this guy does alot of cool stuff and this one seems neato
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« Reply #2 on: June 27, 2012, 09:48:07 AM »

Here is a photo of a simple one balloon car. Not as nice as Michael's but pretty easy. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=238546447265&set=a.238531437265.135436.164511887265&type=3&theater
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« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2012, 07:02:17 AM »

I hate the car requests, since the only design I new for a while required making 4 seperate tires by breaking off and tying a black 260 each time. I've started using a drag race car design I picked up. Depending on how to do it, it can be 2 balloons (321 and a 260, breaking a few times) or a 321, two 260 scraps, and two 5" rounds.

-Inflate a 321 bee body to nearly the "stinger" tip. We will be making one twist and one pinch twist and want it the tip fully stretched by the end.
-Split a black 5" round and twist into the 321 about 3" from the nozzle for the back wheels.
-4-5" from those wheels, make a small pinch twist in the 321. Split another 5" round and attach here.
-From the 260 scrap, make a pinch twist, 2" bubble, pinch, 2", pinch. attach middle to the nozzle as the spoiler.
-Squeeze front to make sure air fully inflates tip.
-Attach a section clear 260 scrap between the wheels as windshield.

There ya go, a very quick car!
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