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If it should be limited to one or the other of toe_head2001's examples, I think the combination wrench is a good choice. It provides a bit more variety than a double-ended wrench in the first example. Glad to see you back in the thick of things, Woodsy!

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34 minutes ago, Woodsy said:

But I think we should all concentrate on Toe Head's second example, a combination wrench. If that's OK with everybody?

 

24 minutes ago, MJW said:

I think the combination wrench is a good choice. It provides a bit more variety than a double-ended wrench in the first example.

 

Personally, I'm all for the fixed-sized combo wrench, but Pixey should get the last word on this.

In the mean time, I will temporarily lock the entry thread, in the (unlikely) event someone will try to enter an image of the wrong wrench type.

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You guys must stay up late whilst I smileys-sleeping-804877.gif

 

Let's go with what Toe & Woodsy suggest - the fixed size combo wrench, as I think any other type may be a bit too difficult for everyone.

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When was rule #0 added? I don't recall seeing that before. Is it a good idea to change the rules during a comp?

 

No matter, it is what it is. I'm not going to make a new one. If you don't like mine, don't submit it for voting. I'm cool with that....

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1 hour ago, dipstick said:

When was rule #0 added? I don't recall seeing that before. Is it a good idea to change the rules during a comp?

 

Sorry about that dipstick. You are correct, it was added approximately 22 hours after the competition was started.

 

It is indeed a bad idea to change the rules after the fact, but in this case, it seemed necessary for some disambiguation. Shorty after the issue of ambiguity as identified, I locked the entry topic and put up a notice about "pending discussion". By the next morning, we had decided on 'fixed-sized combo wrench', so I added that info to the topic and unlocked it.

 

Your wrench looks awesome though. B)

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Great entries for the spanner. If we are being pedantic about the "fixed size" then we should not be allowing adjustable wrenches (shifters in Australia) & the spanners are combination - that is open ended/ring spanner. Just to throw a spanner in the works. :D 

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Reminder: You have approximately 2 and a half days left to update your entry or submit a new one. (See the countdown for exact time remaining)

 

Thanks to those who have participated so far.

 

 

On 4/14/2017 at 6:45 PM, barbieq25 said:

If we are being pedantic about the "fixed size" then we should not be allowing adjustable wrenches (shifters in Australia) & the spanners are combination - that is open ended/ring spanner.

Indeed. For the 'Object of the Fortnight' competition, we don't want to be comparing "Apples" to "Oranges".

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@toe_head2001 The clock on the latest competition is not correct.  It's way past 8 AM in the morning on the 26th of May April in the UK already ;).

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2 hours ago, Pixey said:

@toe_head2001 The clock on the latest competition is not correct.  It's way past 8 AM in the morning on the 26th of May April in the UK already ;).

It's counting up now... I knew I should have used that "stop at zero" option.

 

Sorry for the delay with ending the poll. My mind was somewhere else.

 

 

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So...as long as they're within the size limits...would gaming dice be acceptable?  I'm a D&D nerd from waaaay back, and I always thought some of the specialized dice were really cool.

 

EDIT: Nevermind, just re-read the rules. Somehow my brain skipped over the "six-sided" line. *facepalm*

 

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19 hours ago, LionsDragon said:

I'm a D&D nerd from waaaay back,

 

+1 Me too!

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Never had much chop with that magical stuff! :lol: I always played a basic fighter or rogue. It was a loooong time ago.

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20 hours ago, Ego Eram Reputo said:

Never had much chop with that magical stuff! :lol: I always played a basic fighter or rogue. It was a loooong time ago.

 

I'm jealous actually. My fighters were always meh, and my rogues varied. Better than my rangers though!

 

And I seriously don't want to think about how long ago it was! :)

 

 

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