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What you getting for Christmas?

EDIT:  Wow so its christmas!!!! WOO HOO!

Did you get what you wanted? If not what did you get?

I was actually suprised at how popular this topic (22 Including my shared their present) was so I want too say thankyou to all who commented and have a Merry Christmas!

Ps: I got my Itouch 4  :)



ANYONE ON IBLES REPLY TO THIS

Please spread around so i have a huge list!

Here is the list:

megametal8: Apple Ipod Touch 4th Gen 8GB
lemonie: Drunk
DJ Radio: Xbox with Halo Reach
Randomguy65: Kinect and (Possibly) Ipod Nano
Goodhart: Three books of inspiration
Seleziona: PS3
Shadowman39: Lego
H1T4TCH1: Money
TheFoofinator: Digital Camera
MichelMoermans: Hat,Money,Building Supplies and a Book.
knex_builder_freak: Ipod touch protective case and knife or sword
bounty1012: L96a1
instruct39: Clothes,knex and wii games
Ajleece: Samsung 330w Home Theatre System
Tool Using Animal: A scout scope mount, and scope, for my Mosin Nagant
happyjo: Trip to Hawaii
Tornado96: New Super Mario Bros Wii, Video Camera and (Hopefully) more Knex
stale56: A few video games,Tarn-X,IPod touch External Mic,Xbox 360 controllers,Cheap laser pointers, Flash drive and Duct and Electric Tape.
knex gun builder: 2 RC Helicoptors, Suprise, Wii headset and Remote
BrittLiv: A trip to the hard ware store
SunBanks: Cahartt Jacket
gruffalo child: A geiger counter, loads of books, some random things from her grandad's workshop, a hand-knitted jumper, ice-skates and a lop-sided picture

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Seleziona3 years ago
PS3 maybe...
MegaMetal8 (author)  Seleziona3 years ago
That would be great if you did!

I have one (i play cod4 as not allowed 18)
I know!
And cool :P
MegaMetal8 (author)  Seleziona3 years ago
Would u be allowed cod4 on it??
Probably, if I buy it myself. I like cod4 a lot :D
MegaMetal8 (author)  Seleziona3 years ago
Same!
DJ Radio3 years ago
A h00ker.

Just kidding, I wanna get a halo reach xbox for christmas.
That comment was bait and switch.
Wait what?
You can't rap without knowing what words mean....wait
I know what Bait and switch is but why do you say it's a bait and switch?
k, you said a h00ker, now hopefully you are referencing fishing tackle supplies that you want. If not, then underage truants would be called 'bait. You switched your answer by substituting your choice of what you want for Christmas. Sucker the reader in to read your comment only to be disappointed with what you really wan to say. Same as in real life marketing, "bait and switch", i.e.( for example) your halo game is free but you have to buy the online subscription in order to play it, something like that. Geeez, you guys need to up the reading comprehension in school.
That was a joke... And the halo game isn't free, it's like $400 when bundled with a new Xbox 360.
I really don't care....
. Yes, you do.
unless he is Jimmy DJ Corn.
Nice one.
. <snicker>
Isn't this where someone goes "Who's on first"?
Who's on first?
What's on second.
MegaMetal8 (author)  DJ Radio3 years ago
Nice
Stay classy.
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lol
Myself, a scout scope mount, and scope, for my Mosin Nagant, my wife some woodworking projects she wanted.

What sh'e getting me or herself, I dunno.
MegaMetal8 (author)  Tool Using Animal3 years ago
Nice
And it looks sick, can't wait til I have some range time.


mosin 011.JPG
MegaMetal8 (author)  Tool Using Animal3 years ago
Awesome!!

Is it an air rifle?
No, it's a Mosin Nagant, a Russian bolt action rifle from WWII. (The bolt was removed while I worked on it.)

During the war the Russian manufactured over 20 million. Because of this, they are extremely common and can be found online and at gun stores for between $75 and $150. And the fact you can find ammo for 20 cents a round makes them one of the least expensive large caliber rifles to own and shoot.

I didn't know you were a fan too. Have you shot it yet? Here is the most horrifying version I've seen yet: the Obrez.
Reminds me of a sawn-off shotgun.
How can anyone not be a fan? ;-)

Just got back from the range, boy is my shoulder sore. Was a great day mid 60's, no one on the 100 yard range but me, and the range officer was more interested in playing with his golf cart than bothering me.

Scope was rock solid.
When I first got mine I went out and put 30 rounds through it right away. Ouch. I've decided to keep the open sights, unless I can find some apertures I like (I have a biathalon background), but I am working on a laminated birch thumb-through (since I'm 6' 5" the stock stock is a bit short).

Oh, I got a 10/22 carbine for X-mas, courtesy of my wife!
aeray aeray3 years ago
And- Did you look at the Obrez? Did you already know about them? Heinous! Notice that in the vid, the shooter isn't putting his thumb around the back of the grip.
I'd seen a picture before, but thought it was a photoshop, that's a nasty piece of work.

Your wife is a wonderful woman ;-) My mosin was a gift from mine a couple of years ago. I'm 6'6" myself and yeah those russian soldiers must have been short fellows. Post pix of the thumbhole stock when you finish it.

I keep planning to pick up another mosin for an "art" project rifle.
MegaMetal8 (author)  Tool Using Animal3 years ago
Its a real gun that shoots?
BTW, my wife bought herself a Kindle. Coolest toy ever, I'm reading my brains out.
Dr. Pepper3 years ago
I got an Ipod Touch 4th gen too! How do you like yours?
MegaMetal8 (author)  Dr. Pepper3 years ago
Its pretty good
Yeah. Whats your favorite app?
MegaMetal8 (author)  Dr. Pepper3 years ago
idk I got on lots
ok cool
MegaMetal8 (author)  Dr. Pepper3 years ago
yep
bounty10123 years ago
An L96a1.
MegaMetal8 (author)  bounty10123 years ago
Ill add you as a joke
I was being completely serious.
MegaMetal8 (author)  bounty10123 years ago
Your getting a real gun?!
Airsoft xD
MegaMetal8 (author)  bounty10123 years ago
Gonna say
I shot it today and it was awesome, now I just need to get a scope so I can actually hit something xD.
MegaMetal8 (author)  bounty10123 years ago
Yes
unominame3 years ago
i wanted a tv but i got a tubesled and a ugly sweater go figure :D
MegaMetal8 (author)  unominame3 years ago
lol!!
MegaMetal8 (author) 3 years ago
So everyone!

Did you get what you wanted?
A geiger counter, loads of books, some random things from my granddad's workshop, a hand-knitted jumper and ice-skates.
MegaMetal8 (author)  gruffalo child3 years ago
Cool
HER granddad's workshop... Oh. and a lop-sided picture from her brother
MegaMetal8 (author)  gruffalo child3 years ago
Changed
BrittLiv3 years ago
What every girl wants... ;-) A trip to the hard ware store
MegaMetal8 (author)  BrittLiv3 years ago
I don't get that
Ill ad you anyway
My father owns a hardware store, for Christmas I went there with my mum and was allowed to get whatever I wanted.
I wish my dad owned a hardware store, I've really been itching for a table saw lately. Some air tools would be nice, too.
MegaMetal8 (author)  BrittLiv3 years ago
Oh!
Sunbanks3 years ago
Hopefully a Carhartt jacket!
~KGB~3 years ago
2 pretty cool helicopters (indoor + outdoor ones), wii controller (pad) , a wii headset, (mic) and a suprise! (havent a clue on what it is!)
MegaMetal8 (author)  ~KGB~3 years ago
Nice im getting a little RC car from this gadget shop near me.
nice one!
MegaMetal8 (author)  ~KGB~3 years ago
Yuppers.


The list is getting big
lol
MegaMetal8 (author)  ~KGB~3 years ago
Yeh you better laugh

Jokes
ha.
MegaMetal8 (author)  ~KGB~3 years ago
KK
k
stale563 years ago
My list?
A few video games
Tarn-X
IPod touch External Mic
Xbox 360 controllers
Cheap laser pointers
Flash drive
I'm probably going to add Duct Tape and Electric Tape onto my list.

I'd ask for more rubber bands, but I have about 3/4 of a pound of 64s and a 1/2 pound of 33s, and I don't use them that often.
Tornado963 years ago
Me well. I'm getting NEW SUPER MARIO BROS WII. :-)
Also a new video camera and hopefully more knex :-)
happyjo3 years ago
I'm getting a trip to Hawaii!!!!!
MegaMetal8 (author)  happyjo3 years ago
Lucky!
Yes! It is probably the best gift ever!
MegaMetal8 (author)  happyjo3 years ago
Ya
crapflinger3 years ago
me and the wife agreed to pay for some doggie adoptions at the animal shelter instead of getting big presents.....so, self satisfaction and warm fuzzies?
MegaMetal8 (author)  crapflinger3 years ago
Awwww
Goodhart3 years ago
I already sent for it.....three books of inspiration.
MegaMetal8 (author)  Goodhart3 years ago
Ok
They're on their way ! :-)
MegaMetal8 (author)  Goodhart3 years ago
Woooo
I am kind of excited to get started on some of the ideas....not that I don't get them (ideas) from here; but I have difficulties with "inspiration" when I don't know what to look for, to inspire me, so the search engine really doesn't help me much.
MegaMetal8 (author)  Goodhart3 years ago
I wish there was a "Book of inspiration" for knex.

Everyone is bored of nothing exciting coming out. (Apart from selez's new gun, XD)
I have something in the works, not really anything to get excited about unless I can clean it up a bit (it's looking a bit crude at the moment). And fairly simple yet very "hackable" and easily improved on.
PS: ANY book can give me inspiration, but mostly books on odd, weird, science discoveries, or on building something that sparks my "hey I can do that, only differently/better" neurons :-)
MegaMetal8 (author)  Goodhart3 years ago
Yeh
MegaMetal8 (author)  Goodhart3 years ago
Cool!
Vynash3 years ago
Idk I might get a protective case for my iPod touch 4.
Maybe a awesome knife.
Maybe a sword, (kinda weird but I want it!)
MegaMetal8 (author)  Vynash3 years ago
Im getting the Itouch 4
I already got it. :-)
MegaMetal8 (author)  Purple Waffles3 years ago
Good for u
Sweet!!!
MegaMetal8 (author)  Vynash3 years ago
Yep
ajleece3 years ago
Samsung 330w Home Theatre System.
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