or Join Now!
Please remove this if this is not appropriate. It was send to me by a friend, Willie (thanks Willie). I just wanted you LJ’s to see it.
-- rhykenologist and plant grower
Sep 05, 2011
home | projects | blog
929 posts in 2604 days
Preview this project card
1116 posts in 1829 days
#1 posted 09-06-2011 06:34 AM
Musta been smokin the plants Pabull. Havta ask Mads if this happens to rhykenologists. If not Photoshoped, why the screws? BTW excellent choice of of inexpensive material!! SPF?
-- Sawdust and shavings are therapeutic
907 posts in 1698 days
#2 posted 09-06-2011 06:35 AM
Tricky. I’m still trying to figure it out.
-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com
13432 posts in 2045 days
#3 posted 09-06-2011 06:42 AM
I’m trying to figure out what might not be appropriate?It looks like 2 pieces of pine with the top screw doing the holding and the side screw is doing nothing. I can’t say more with out another view????
-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!
3275 posts in 1501 days
#4 posted 09-06-2011 06:45 AM
Very interexting picture. Took me a moment to pick up the optical illusion.
-- Shameless - Winner of two Stumpy Nubs Awards
5911 posts in 1737 days
#5 posted 09-06-2011 06:51 AM
It seems the little triangular highlight on the end is what really makes the illusion.
-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/
980 posts in 1990 days
#6 posted 09-06-2011 07:08 AM
You are younger, more talented, and way better looking than I, so please help an old man out (and some younger ones who are too poud to ask). WHERE’S THE FLIPPING OPTICAL ILLUSION???
-- Steve in KY. 44 years so far with my lovely bride. Think I'll keep her.
2073 posts in 1579 days
#7 posted 09-06-2011 07:11 AM
Move your hand, then rotate CW 45 degrees and I’ll tell you all about it. ;=)
-- If you're going to stir the pot, think BIG spoon or SMALL boat paddle. David Grimes, Georgia
#8 posted 09-06-2011 07:11 AM
Please note, screw located under thumb appears to be driven from top to bottom connecting the two pieces on top of each other. The other screw near the finger tips is driven from right to left connecting the two pieces side-by-side. In the area under the fingertips the image transitions from the two pieces being on top of each other to side-by-side.
2540 posts in 2031 days
#9 posted 09-06-2011 07:16 AM
Are those MC Escher’s hands???
Definitely not possible. Definitely Photoshopped. But a very cool picture!
-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!
508 posts in 2125 days
#10 posted 09-06-2011 08:14 AM
If only photoshop tricks worked in the real world. Think of the amazing shapes woodworkers could create without a single bent lamination or spokeshave. As for me, I’ll take a good splinter over carpel tunnel syndrome any day.
-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs
654 posts in 2212 days
#11 posted 09-06-2011 08:22 AM
Sure it’s possible. Matter of fact, it happens to me all the time.
That’s what happens when I get a twist in my board stretcher. But if you lube it with doppler grease and then clean it off with rotor wash, it goes back to normal.
I’m just sayin’ . . .
-- Dave; Lansing, Kansas
2119 posts in 1620 days
#12 posted 09-06-2011 08:31 AM
#13 posted 09-06-2011 08:44 AM
Mr. Bill !!!!!
3249 posts in 1762 days
#14 posted 09-06-2011 09:51 AM
You guys are funny, yes it IS POSSIBLE that this is a piece of wood with a couple of screws in it LOL playing tricks with your eyeballs, :: )))
-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got
12 posts in 1997 days
#15 posted 09-06-2011 10:13 AM
if you look closely at the grain by the thumb, then you can see that small section was shaved down at an angle. The grain is still sticking up, whereas the rest of the block has nice smooth grain patterns. Of course this is on the block to the right.
Then again, my assessment may be wrong.
View all comments »
showing 1 through 15 of 67 comments
Go to Pulse page »
©2015 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics