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'Tiger Fun'

Air filled delivery, for birthdays, everyday or just because!


Equipment used:

Mini Cool Aire "Dual Pro TM" Inflator

1 x 60 - gram Lite Heavy Weight


Additional Ingredients

  • 1 x 18” Tiger head
  • 2 x 15” Qualatex Black bubble
  • 1 x  15”  Qualatex Orange bubble
  • 6 x 5" Qualatex Orange tiger print
  • 1 x 260  Qualatex  Orange
  • 1 x 160 Qualatex Orange


Designer: John Preston and Peggy Butland
Company: The Great British Balloon Company
Country: UK
Step by Step Instructions:

    Step 1
    Using the Mini Cool Aire® "Dual ProTM" Inflator, on the Low Pressure Foil inflation (that is when the large foil adapter is taken off the nozzle holder and put onto nozzle for inflation) inflate the tiger head foil
    Step 2
    Tie the neck up with a piece of the 260
    Step 3
    Using the Mini Cool Aire® "Dual ProTM" Inflator, inflate 2 of the 5" tiger print to 4", and make a duplet
    Step 4
    Repeat step 3, twist both duplets to make a cluster.
    Step 5
    Repeat step 3, twist into the cluster to make a six balloon cluster
    Step 6
    Make a double ended button  twist in the middle of one of the black bubbles, and slowly inflate untill all the wrinkles are gone.
    Stretch the neck of an 11” Black balloon, and push in a 60 - gram Lite Heavy Weight, (so getting the weight the same colour as your bottom balloon). Tie the weight into the bottom of the raisin twisted  black bubble, using the neck of the balloon covering the weight and the 260 that tied the button twist
    Step 7
    Repeat Step 6, with an Orange bubble, and tie into the top of the Black bubble
    Step 8
    Repeat Step 6,with the last black bubble and tie in to the top of the Orange Bubble
    Step 9
    Take the 6 balloon cluster and tie onto the top Black bubble, using a neck from one of the 5" balloons in the cluster and the excess 260 on the bubble
    Step 10
    Make the tail, using a curled 260 in orange
    Step 11
    Tie the curled 260 Orange onto the Orange bubble with the neck of the bubble and the 260

    Step 12

    Finish of the necks on the other two bubbles by cellotape them down

Tips and Additional Instructions

A fun design, use this  recipe, but change the animal print to get a full  range of jungle deliveries!