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post Feb 1 2008, 01:06 AM
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This is just cool smile.gif

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post Feb 1 2008, 01:10 AM
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Haha those sort of things are so cool. biggrin.gif


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post Feb 1 2008, 01:14 AM
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Wow...that was pretty darn cool. I like the chess bit the best.

I'll have to show the boyfriend as he's an engineer....although he's not patient enough to do all that laugh.gif
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post Feb 1 2008, 01:16 AM
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I'm not sure if this one really worked without interuption but anyways it's cool to watch


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post Feb 1 2008, 01:18 AM
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QUOTE (ZakkWylde @ Feb 1 2008, 12:16 AM) *
I'm not sure if this one really worked without interuption but anyways it's cool to watch


Yeah, I agree, sort of looks like it was a couple different takes, but still, very amazing! laugh.gif


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post Feb 1 2008, 01:30 AM
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QUOTE (ZakkWylde @ Jan 31 2008, 04:16 PM) *
I'm not sure if this one really worked without interuption but anyways it's cool to watch


I have also been pondering this but I figured that either way its way cooler than I can do. smile.gif


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post Feb 1 2008, 10:40 PM
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QUOTE (ZakkWylde @ Feb 1 2008, 02:16 AM) *
I'm not sure if this one really worked without interuption but anyways it's cool to watch


Yeah, it had some cuts in it, but still it's pretty cool cool.gif

I remember when I was a lot younger I tried to build a contraption like that, but after 15 minutes got bored and went to play the incredible machine rolleyes.gif


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lol I'd go crazy trying to build anything like that laugh.gif


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post Feb 1 2008, 10:56 PM
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Ruthgolderburg ... was that the guy.. an overly complex machine for doing a very simple task.. Great example is the movie CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG.. which i havn;t seen in forever.. has anyone else seen this movie?


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post Feb 2 2008, 12:33 PM
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haha. I'm an engineer and this is great. Bit worrying with the dart lol. Get up in a morning and get a dart in the head biggrin.gif Not the best wake up practice.


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post Feb 2 2008, 01:09 PM
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hahaha. cool. laugh.gif

One more engineer to this post.
I guess I cannot do a thing like that, but some day I will build an amp for fun or program a dsp board with some new crazy effects cool.gif
Or maybe I should just apply for a job in Line 6 or Roland, hehe.


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post Feb 2 2008, 01:32 PM
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Pretty damn awesome- i'd love one that makes my breakfast for me in the mornings....
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post Feb 5 2008, 03:24 PM
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QUOTE (Smikey2006 @ Feb 1 2008, 09:56 PM) *
Ruthgolderburg ... was that the guy.. an overly complex machine for doing a very simple task.. Great example is the movie CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG.. which i havn;t seen in forever.. has anyone else seen this movie?


Not sure about Ruthgolderburg but generally we called such a contraption very 'Heath Robinson'

As a Structural Engineer myself found it very entertaining, reminds me of the Honda ad.

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