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sandbags as "clamps"

benefits

(TODO)

bag material

(TODO)

(mention 'denier' here)

filler material

The key requirement is that the material not have any sharp edges that could cut the bag material. (so freshly-cut steel that hasn't been deburred is a bad idea)

filler density
(approx)
cost
(approx)
play sand 1600 kg/m³ $0.08 /lb
cat litter ? ?
de-icing salt ? $0.40 /lb
landscaping stones 1500 kg/m³ $0.12 /lb
concrete mix 1500 kg/m³ $0.06 /lb
metal chunks ? ?
lead shot ? ?

Metal chunks could include:

where to purchase

Online: