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Air sofa as crash pad supplement
OffLine 8a.nu
  2018-06-22 00:00:00    
An "air sofa" cost like Euro 20 and we have been testing it as a crash pad supplement with great experience. If you are going for a high ball, you can use one or two air sofas as a sandwich in between two crash pads. Actually we have tried to just have the crash pad on top and although pretty high impact, the air sofa did not collapse.

Obviously, it is not good to land on as you will bounce away but for the kids it works fine spotting them carefully.
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OffLine Sebastian Peace
  2018-06-21 16:19:21    
Hasn't something like that been tested at the Arco Rock Masters Stadium? I can't find any link but I remember seeing a huge air pillow on a picture. On your picture it looks kinda sketchy and the "bounce" thing is scary. Does the air sofa release air as you impact or is it closed and therefore more uncontrollable/bouncy? I also guess you don't fill the sofa all the way with air?
OnLine Miha
  2018-06-21 21:38:26    
"Obviously, it is not good to land on as you will bounce away but for the kids it works fine spotting them carefully."

Them kids... the're hard to break and they don't know the meaning of pain.. so it should be ok, right?
OnLine Jens Larssen
  2018-06-21 22:41:06    
You should not use it on a solo mission if you do not have crash pads on top. As in the picture, it works great spotting the kids carefully. Obviously, the biggest advantage beside the price is the sixe when not filled with air. You can make it loose air during impact. It is just to lock it with one or two turns.
OffLine Sebastian Peace
  2018-06-22 01:16:21    
Maybe one could also use a trampoline. (sorry,could not resist) :D
OffLine Steve Amstutz
  2018-06-22 08:42:06    
My bed works fine too...
OffLine The Whistleblower 5
  2018-06-22 09:30:14    
This reminds me of 8A Air Pad: https://www.8a.nu/articles/air-pad-revolution-210-125-20-cm-3383
OffLine Jordan Shackelford
  2018-06-28 00:37:24    
Compound fracture machine! That is the most dangerous pad setup OF ALL TIME.
OffLine 2big2boulder
  2018-07-02 07:49:15    
Are they supposed to fall into that slot?!? Wtf
OnLine Jens Larssen
  2018-07-02 10:24:11    
”Obviously, it is not good to land on as you will bounce away but for the kids it works fine spotting them carefully.”

The kid weighs 20 kilo and it works fine as you take most of the impact in your armas.

We have tested it more and actually you can make loose part of the air during impact. Another way is to make it looser and partly stand on it to make the landning softer. I will continue testning it on my kids :)