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What are sandbags?


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January 12, 2013 9:33PM

They are heavy duty bags filled with sand. They are used in the military to set up positions that are somewhat protected from enemy gunfire. The sand in the bags can actually stop bullets sometimes, so it's better than standing out in the open; plus these bags are easier to move than, say, a concrete or steel wall. Usually the bags are stacked on top of each other, a lot like bricks, so make a small wall that soldiers can hide behind.