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Project by Sonny posted 11-18-2007 10:46 PM 1676 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I turn plugz for people that stretch their ears because wood plugz don’t irritate their ears like that of the plastics,metals and rubber ones

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#1 posted 11-18-2007 11:55 PM

Nice work, Diablo! Not much like this on here

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#2 posted 11-19-2007 12:48 AM

Gee, they are very nice, but what are they for and what do they do?

-- Forget the health food, I need all the preservatives I can get !

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#3 posted 11-19-2007 01:02 AM

People(?) put them in their earlobes and noses sort of like the Ubangi’s put in their ips to stretch them out.

Boy, cocobolo would really work wond-ears

-- No piece is cut too short. It was meant for a smaller project.

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#4 posted 11-19-2007 01:11 AM

Thanks Sawdust…I wonder if they make something to contract parts? of your body instead of stretching?

-- Forget the health food, I need all the preservatives I can get !

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#5 posted 11-19-2007 01:12 AM

Very nice. And when they’re not stretching ear lobes they can be used to hold napkins at a place setting (sorry Diablo but I’m probably a couple of years older than you ;-) Great work!

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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#6 posted 11-19-2007 01:28 AM

looks good what kinds of woods are you using and oil. I would like to make some i have 1” lobes

-- Brian, Eternal Furniture & Design

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#7 posted 11-19-2007 03:03 AM


Here’s a pic of a woman with stretched ears.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#8 posted 11-19-2007 06:44 AM

Nice workmanship, don’t think I want to order any though. I guess it’s like they used to say “different strokes for different folks”.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#9 posted 11-19-2007 07:19 AM

Chip, I laughed out loud. Clearly we both are from a different generation or background than the typical plugz clientele.

They do look nice, and that they are hypo-allergenic is great. My young lady has metal allergies and sometimes finding jewelery can be a hassle.

So Diablo, just how big are these things? Can you post a pic with a ruler. Morbid curiosity I guess :)

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#10 posted 11-19-2007 03:28 PM

i love them, i actually used to make all my own plugs when i had them strecthing, wood is great for that as long as a nice oil or bees wax is applied to them

-- wood is good

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#11 posted 12-05-2007 04:15 PM

Cool, it never ceases to amaze me the things that are made of wood, Diablo. It looks like some of them are made of exotic wood. How are they treated to counter the possible toxic effect of the wood?

-- Dan, West Virginia,

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#12 posted 12-20-2007 05:52 AM

Not my cup of tea, but I have to admire the workmanship.

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#13 posted 09-10-2008 04:29 AM

Hmmm… now to convince my wife to let me stretch my ears out that big… mine are at 4g so you woudnt see any wood grain details if I made a set…

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#14 posted 09-12-2015 04:29 PM

I have to laugh too! I’m older and imagine the holes getting big enough to set a wee little swing seat in it and a little mouse sitting on it going for a ride, like the old diorama! Now that would be a conversation starter! Just a matter of time!
Nice work! Suzanne

-- Suzanne, A Touch Of O.Z.

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