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#1 MikeyB08

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 12:08 PM

Had a friend of mine tag me in this. Gotta say, I never thought that a lighter would have so many good parts for not only scratch building motorcycles (weird ones at that), but also for modeling. Thoughts?

 

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#2 Draggon

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 12:16 PM

Nows THATS dang cool!



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Posted 15 March 2013 - 12:18 PM

Very cool!



#4 MikeyB08

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 12:26 PM

Really opens a new element. I'm already thinking of ways to add swing arms and such.



#5 slusher

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 12:29 PM

Very creative...



#6 Austin T

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 12:31 PM

Ok, I need to get some lighters and make a bobber.



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Posted 15 March 2013 - 12:32 PM

Excellent.



#8 MAGNUM4342

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 01:00 PM

I think your friend has too much time on his hands. On the other hand, what a great way to quit smoking! :lol: 



#9 cobraman

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 01:12 PM

Cool ! I used the body of a lighter to make the exhaust pipe cover on my dual engine drag car.

 

 

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#10 jamesG

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 02:04 PM

very cool. can you show how you did these?



#11 MikeyB08

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 03:29 PM

How to make Cheap Lighters into a Tiny Motorcycle- 



#12 jamesG

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 04:31 PM

cool thanks.



#13 Sixties Sam

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 04:40 PM

That's great ingenuity! What a way to re-"cycle" a lighter! :rolleyes:

 

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 05:35 PM

Sam, that's not very punny.



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Posted 01 May 2013 - 05:49 AM

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