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Falcon 9 Stage-1 Helium Capacity

Is it known roughly how much helium a Falcon 9 stage 1 carries for leg deployment? Any educated guesses as to what the volume or mass might be? I don't imagine there are pictures of the stage-1 helium ...
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Falcon 9 Legs: helium just for pushers or also for telescopic cylinders?

For the longest time I assumed the Falcon 9 legs use pressurized helium to extend. But gravity by itself would cause them to extend---so long as you first kick them out from their stowed position. For ...
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Falcon 9: Landing leg helium pressure?

So it seems the Falcon 9 landing legs are powered by a helium precharge. Does anyone know the pressure of that precharge? If no numbers for Falcon 9, is there at least a reasonable range of what the ...