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Cryptex Puzzle Box #2, USAF Edition

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Project by WMD2006 posted 01-18-2013 02:34 AM 3753 views 10 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My second attempt at a Cryptex. This one was put together for a family friend when he enlisted in the Air Force. Construction was similar to the first, except I needed a few extra wheels for the word.

-- -MDWhite





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RBoucher23

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#1 posted 01-18-2013 03:11 AM

Integrity First! Very cool and intriguing! I love it!

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Dan

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#2 posted 01-18-2013 04:27 AM

This is truly awesome, out of curiosity did you use the plans from Scrollsaw Woodworking & Crafts to make this? Looks to be of similar design.

-- Dan - Wooden Treasures CT - http://woodentreasuresct.etsy.com http://www.youtube.com/woodentreasuresct

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#3 posted 01-18-2013 08:08 AM

Pritty toy

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 01-18-2013 08:56 AM

I confess, I am not sure what that is- a coding machine? But, it looks very nice and nicely made too.

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Dan

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#5 posted 01-18-2013 09:10 AM

Jim55 google cryptex. Its a puzzle box, they have dials each containing all 26 letters of the alphabet. When the proper word is spelled by rotating the dials, the box pulls open and has a compartment inside.

Keep in mind this particular box has 9 letter dials… This means 5,429,503,678,976 possible combinations… Yes, thats right, over 5.4 TRILLION lol.

-- Dan - Wooden Treasures CT - http://woodentreasuresct.etsy.com http://www.youtube.com/woodentreasuresct

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#6 posted 01-18-2013 11:08 AM

Very interesting.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#7 posted 01-18-2013 03:30 PM

This is cool stuff. Beautiful wood and finish and the logo adds a personal touch to it.;

—www.sawblade.com

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#8 posted 01-19-2013 03:41 PM

Thanks for sharing. Nice job

-- Don't outsmart your common sense

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