How to make a pear?
If you want to do boxing in your homesituation: to fill the brush, work out the blows, then you just can not do without a boxing bag or a pear. How to make a pear yourself from improvised materials - this will be discussed in our article.
Materials for making pears
Before you personally make a boxing pear,It is necessary from the very beginning to determine from what materials it is necessary to make not only the outer skin, but also the inner stuffing. It seems that there is nothing complicated in this. It is only necessary to make the external cladding of dense fabric - and the end is done. However, not so simple. Let's look at all the options offered by the materials before making a boxing pear.
- Dense fabric in several layers. Experts consider this option the most unfortunate. The fact is that the fabric has a porous structure, and no matter how dense it is, the filler will still wake up through it. And its mechanical strength leaves much to be desired. And this can lead to tears, after which you have to collect the internal content on the floor. With such a pear, you can only work with gloves, because if you beat it with your bare hands, you immediately get abrasions and skin is ripped off.
- Tarpaulin. This material is better than the previous one, because the filling does not wake up through it. But still, if you apply canvas cover, then it is better to do it in several layers. In this case, each subsequent one should be 1 cm larger than the previous one - the matryoshka principle. This is necessary in order to hedge against if one of the layers bursts. It is also not recommended to work without gloves.
- Leatherette and leather. The use of this material is most justified, since it does not let out the filling of even the finest consistency. In addition, his fortress is sufficient to withstand the blows of any force. Note also that training on this projectile can be carried out both in gloves and without them.
The best option is to combine the skin (top layer) and tarpaulin (inner).
How to fill a punching bag
How to make a pear at home, and whatfiller is best for her? Most often, sawdust and sand are used. The first is used to make the projectile softer and light, and the second to make the punching bag denser and heavier. Some amateurs are recommended to use pebbles in the inner layer, as well as other stones for weighting without sharp edges. There are even some boxers who use rice as a filler. But? all the same, most professionals and amateurs consider the best filler rubber crumb from old car tires.
Now we proceed to the most crucial moment - how to make a pear with your own hands. In fact, there is nothing complicated in this process, you should not fear it.
The skin of the necessary size is taken, foldstwo parallel lines are sewn in two. To make the shape of the boxer pear on one side of the rectangle, the corners are added, which are stitched along the arc. It was an outer leather pouch. The next bag is similar to the previous one, but it should be less than the first one by 1 cm. It is better to make it out of tarpaulin. How to make a pear for boxing a heavier version? To do this, you need to make a small third bag, which will be covered with stones. All seams should be stitched three times with a thick kapron thread. After that, they are smeared with rubber glue.
Filling a boxing pear with stuffing. The smallest sac is filled with stones and inserted into the middle. The middle pouch at the edges and below is stuffed with sand and shoved into leather, which in turn is covered with sawdust. After several training sessions, when the sand with sawdust goes down, it is necessary to fill in both the filler and the other. In the end, than you fill a pear, you decide. We can only offer you the most affordable and cheap materials and options.