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Blog entry by BigFoot Products Canada posted 03-28-2010 03:55 PM 1740 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I am looking for some whirligig plans. Anyone have any to share? I want to try cutting them out with my Laser.

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#1 posted 03-28-2010 05:19 PM

Norm made a cool whirligig on NYW.

-- You can't control the wind, but you can trim your sails

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#2 posted 03-28-2010 05:28 PM

Yes I seen that one.. it’s cool.. It’s probably the gearing for these that I’m most interested in finding out about. I’ve never made one or looked at the mechanism inside??

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#3 posted 03-28-2010 06:37 PM

Search goggle – Whirligig Plans
There are a few there…

-- Ron

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#4 posted 03-29-2010 02:48 PM

A good book on the mechanics of them is one titled Whacky Toys, Whirligigs & Whatchamacallits by Rodney Frost. I have a review of the book here.


-- There is little that is simple when it comes to making a simple box.

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