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How do i make a jaws of life model for a school project - with syringes and cardboard.

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You first need to see how they operate. If you can visit a fire station, perhaps they can explain how they function. You might also want to contact Hurst Tools for some assistance in understanding how they operate.

These are hydraulic tools, and once you understand where the actions points are, you should be able to construct something that will work in a limited fashion. Here is their website address: There is a contact link at the bottom of the page.

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This is a "school" question for some sort of school class.
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See this YouTube video demonstrating how the finished product might look and operate:

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