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Tasks / From Scratch

Go to a hardware store. Purchase no more than $10 (US$) worth of materials. Build something very unusual yet useful. Use it.

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30 points
Level 2
In the zone of: EquivalenZ
Created by SNORLAX

Terms: theusualmess

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posted by zer0gee on November 27th, 2008 5:38 PM

Mmm...hardware store...*drool*

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posted by Amoeba Man on November 28th, 2008 4:25 AM

Does this ring any bells? It should.

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posted by Lincøln on November 28th, 2008 7:37 AM

Pretty much my favorite show.


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From Scratch by zer0gee December 6th, 2008 6:12 PM

In 1996 or so, I worked for a large art and craft supply store. Sometimes product representatives would come in and demonstrate how their stuff was supposed to be used. I sat in on a paper-making demo, but I never actually made any paper. I knew h...

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From Scratch by rongo rongo December 30th, 2010 6:37 PM

About five years ago, I started thinking about making a butterbeer cork necklace, like Luna Lovegood's. This was before the Hollywood rendition, and I imagined the corks as being linked together somehow. So I started saving corks, but never figured o...

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From Scratch by Grimalkin November 21st, 2009 10:50 PM

A string mono-pod Yup, its exactly what I said hehehe 1x 1/4 -20 steel eye hook... 40ft or so of braided nylon or poly cord and one carabiner screw the steel eye hook into the camera, and the other end with the carabiner is the anchor. I usual...

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