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Old 12-11-2011, 05:22 PM   #1546
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Awesome!

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Old 12-11-2011, 05:31 PM   #1547
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ive seen those frames re-used for alot of things but thats a first.....great idea!
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Old 12-11-2011, 06:41 PM   #1548
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That is some impressive repurposing.
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Old 12-11-2011, 07:28 PM   #1549
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Started with something very similar to this:



Finished product:





Muzzle brake project:



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Old 12-12-2011, 10:38 AM   #1550
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Well since the last post went over so well lets see what the critics have to say about this project I completed last July...
Love it! Keep posting. These are exactly the kind of cheap/creative solutions to problems that I was just posting about in another thread.
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Old 12-12-2011, 11:28 AM   #1551
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I made one like that in Jr. High metal shop back at the dawn of time.
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Old 12-12-2011, 04:00 PM   #1552
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Found my other pictures of the bridge



Looking down from the steel bridge on the wooden bridge below.


A good look at the span


Putting the hand rails up



While I was building the steel bridge my friends were building a nice DH trail and I had to help build this landing. Most of my involvement on this was hauling the lumber and tools up the mountain. Inevitably I ended up putting a few screws in myself.
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Old 12-12-2011, 05:46 PM   #1553
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I made an INSRUCTABLE!

http://www.instructables.com/id/Toilet-Paper-Engine/

Just a big fat how-to for the Toilet Paper Engine I posted in this thread a while ago...
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Old 12-12-2011, 06:37 PM   #1554
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All I saw was this...

...and I thought you were making Decker's replicant eliminator.
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Old 12-13-2011, 08:19 AM   #1555
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Old 12-13-2011, 08:59 AM   #1556
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I made an INSRUCTABLE!

http://www.instructables.com/id/Toilet-Paper-Engine/

Just a big fat how-to for the Toilet Paper Engine I posted in this thread a while ago...
Heap Big Thanks for posting up.

Hope you don't mind, but I'd like to use this idea the next time I teach Auto Mechanics Merit Badge for Tiny D's Boy Scout Troop.

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Old 12-13-2011, 11:39 AM   #1557
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love it - he's cute
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Old 12-13-2011, 03:03 PM   #1558
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whats the manifold chunk off of...it really looks old porsche formula1
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Old 12-13-2011, 04:12 PM   #1559
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You FFs are a creative and talented lot! Here's something I made for my GF:

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Old 12-13-2011, 04:24 PM   #1560
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Heap Big Thanks for posting up.

Hope you don't mind, but I'd like to use this idea the next time I teach Auto Mechanics Merit Badge for Tiny D's Boy Scout Troop.

Dirty

Not at all! I didnt invent the engine, I just made it a whole lot easier to build. I entered it in a contest on instructables though, so if you want to,

VOTE FER ME!
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