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Wholey Bejeezus!!!........Golf ball testing...

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by chris4x4, Jan 9, 2009.

  1. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:06 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    So, I mounted my circular saw upside down in my Workforce table vice, duct taped the blade gaurd back, turned it on, and lightly threw a golf ball on the blade. That ball SHOT straight up in the air about 80' and had some WICKED revers spin, as when it landed, it shot BACKWARDS twards my house! :eek: My neigbors just came home, and they are laughing their asses off!

    Im gonna go work on a Fully automatic golf ball feeder. I have some 3" diameter tube Im gonna use for a "magazine". Dont have much for protection, just some welding gear. I'll report back in a while. :D
     
  2. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:07 AM
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    oooh shit

    you REALLY need a camera
     
  3. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:07 AM
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    Man, I love the fact that you don't have a job right now! Just don't kill yourself so you can keep posting this stuff... :)
     
  4. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:08 AM
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    :rofl: please don't EVER get a job!! man you need to get this shit on camera!
     
  5. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:09 AM
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    You really should think about getting back to work. We are going to start seeing your pics in that FAILED thread if not.
     
  6. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:09 AM
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    chris4x4

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    Yes I do!

    Good point on the not killing self. Im taking off my welding gear, as I just realized that it could get caught in the blade when I drop the balls on it. :eek:
     
  7. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:12 AM
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  8. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:17 AM
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    longbow I see you now..................

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    Well just think, when you do go back to work, so much for working on your ride. You will have to buy all the items you jacked-up.

    But then on the good side, you will have the knowledge that "you did it" :D
     
  9. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:18 AM
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    longbow I see you now..................

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    If you have a grinder, give that a shot, make a double barrel auto. Then you can fire in all directions.

    Buy a cup :D
     
  10. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:37 AM
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    I hope you know those things hurt like a MOFO when they hit you..
    They do leave a nice mark :D
     
  11. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:37 AM
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    lol... hell ya!!! :D

    and x2 on getting a cup... lol
     
  12. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:40 AM
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  13. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:41 AM
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    OMFG! IM LMAO soooo much right now! This sounds epic chris, where's a vid of this for us? Be safe.
     
  14. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:53 AM
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    No grinder. :(
    Found that out just a little bit ago. :eek:
     
  15. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:57 AM
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    Ok. Used some tubing to feed the golf balls. IT WORKED! First attempt not so good. Balls went everywhere. I was hit twice! well........like 2.15 times. One grazed my ear, while another hit me in the shoulder, and as I flinched/turned for cover, I was tagged in the back. Didnt hurt too bad. BUT, I have found out how to AIM this thing. Yes. Aim. Im pretty sure I can pick off a jogger accross the street. On another note. I sent a golf ball somewhere. Not sure where though. It went UP, and I lost it in the sun. I ducked and covered my head, waiting for the impact. Nothing. Never heard it land. It MAY be in orbit.
     
  16. Jan 9, 2009 at 10:59 AM
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    :rofl:
     
  17. Jan 9, 2009 at 11:00 AM
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    ok your wife needs to have a list of things for you
    to do that will keep you busy for the day
    AND WASH THE TRUCK :D
     
  18. Jan 9, 2009 at 11:01 AM
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    HOLY SHIT. this is such great entertainment! please some pics!
     
  19. Jan 9, 2009 at 11:03 AM
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    someones going to get hurt :D
     
  20. Jan 9, 2009 at 11:03 AM
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    She wont make me a list. Shes afraid I might F somthing up. Go figure. Im working on an Air cannon for some of these Golf balls, but I think Im gonna need more presure. My compressor cuts out at 135 psi (which is 10 psi into the red), and I think Im gonna need about 150 psi. to do what I have planned.
    Dam....I gotta wash the truck!
     
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