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Forum topic by D_Allen posted 792 days ago 1169 views 0 times favorited 12 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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D_Allen

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792 days ago

Did you ever have an idea for something, only to make one and not know what to use it for?
Well, it’s got a wooden cap/plug, it is aluminum and about 1” in diameter and 6” long with an aluminum base.
Maybe a humidor? An alumidor! hehe!
Storage for marbles?
I was also thinking that a large diameter wooden base to stand it upright.
Turning aluminum on a wood lathe is an interesting challenge.
Any idea are welcome.

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bent

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#1 posted 792 days ago

i’d put a fake bloody finger in there and wait for somebody to find it. but, i’m sure you’ll come up with something better than that for it.

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bondogaposis

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#2 posted 792 days ago

Fill it w/ peanuts and call it a “nutcase”.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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Howie

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#3 posted 792 days ago

Looks like a perfect “hickeydoodletogrind smoke” with. Either that or a muffler bearing container.

-- Life is good.

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D_Allen

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#4 posted 792 days ago

Ooooo…good one bent.
I’ll keep that in mind…......hehe…your sick man….funny yes, but sick!

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Elizabeth

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#5 posted 792 days ago

Make it a few inches longer, line the interior somehow and you’ll have a ready market for your pennywhistle cases over at http://forums.chiffandfipple.com/

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D_Allen

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#6 posted 792 days ago

A flute forum….who’d a thunk it!!!

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a1Jim

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#7 posted 792 days ago

spaghetti holder?

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Gregn

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#8 posted 792 days ago

First thing I thought of, was a match stick holder for those long fireplace matches.

-- I don't make mistakes, I have great learning lessons, Greg

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lew

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#9 posted 792 days ago

I can’t print what my first suggestion was. I’ll go along with the others…

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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489tad

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#10 posted 792 days ago

If you have the need to poke someone use it for that.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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Infernal2

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#11 posted 792 days ago

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Howie

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#12 posted 791 days ago

A flashlight for …dummies???

-- Life is good.

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