WSBSBC entry

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Project by Tag84 posted 07-18-2011 04:36 PM 3942 views 0 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After i lost it several times while working on it, this is my entry.
The lid if fixed, so probably not as good as the others :).
The third picture shows a macarony .
It was fun making it, but never again!!

-- -Thomas -

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David Grimes

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#1 posted 07-18-2011 04:50 PM

That is miniscule !!!

I’m glad you left the lid open. Eventually someone else will make one that will fit in your drawer !

There is an old urban legend that some English university’s engineering department sent an extremely small hardened drill bit to an engineering school in Germany. Then shortly thereafter, it was returned but the shaft had been drilled by an even smaller bit. Upon examination under a microscope they found engraving at the top inside of the shaft saying “Top this !”.

-- If you're going to stir the pot, think BIG spoon or SMALL boat paddle. David Grimes, Georgia

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#2 posted 07-18-2011 05:32 PM

Wow! what do you keep in there?

-- I came, I was conquered, I was born again. ἵνα ὦσιν ἓν

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#3 posted 07-18-2011 06:14 PM

From the first picture I thought that a tooth had fallen out.

-- "When we build, let us think we build forever." John Ruskin

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#4 posted 07-18-2011 06:17 PM

Is that your birdhouse entry, Tag? ;)

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#5 posted 07-18-2011 06:37 PM

spunwood; i don’t know if anything is going to fit
beerpaw ; haha would be a rotten tooth then :)
And Bertha, glad it isn’t :D

-- -Thomas -

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#6 posted 07-18-2011 07:11 PM


-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#7 posted 07-18-2011 07:40 PM

Tiny Thomas, What does WSBSBC stand for? How many times did you cut, poke, prick, or gouge your fingers making that thing?

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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#8 posted 07-18-2011 08:06 PM

World Smallest Bandsaw Box Contest Darrel :) I saw Sheila’s and stevin’s tiny boxes and i was bored today,
so i tried it. And I have no fingers left haha :) no it went ok, i clamped it very gently in my bankpress.

-- -Thomas -

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#9 posted 07-18-2011 11:09 PM

Holy cow. My eyes!

-- Entertainment for mere mortal woodworkers.

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#10 posted 07-19-2011 01:40 AM

UNBELIEVABLE! Man that is tiny.

-- "I'm a lumbrjock and I'm OK..."

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#11 posted 07-19-2011 03:23 AM

@david grimes…interesting story, except that I had heard the story as a soviet/ussr world’s smallest drill bit that was on tour, stolen one night, then returned with a hold drilled in the shaft of the bit….also whilst on display in the USA if memory serves… may have to peruse snopes or to see if there’s any truth to either story….

-- I don't know what this is going to be like, but there's only one way to find out..........

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#12 posted 07-19-2011 11:39 AM

David and hoosier interesting story indeed, was this during ww2?

Stevin i had crossight for half an hour :)

-- -Thomas -

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#13 posted 07-21-2011 02:03 PM

I heard the story of American engineeers and Swiss engineers.

Thomas, don’t forget to see your dentist twice a year. ;)

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#14 posted 07-21-2011 10:12 PM

i will :D

-- -Thomas -

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#15 posted 07-22-2011 03:21 PM

Tag that is cool. You could start a whole furniture line for ants or something.

-- mrg

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