Make/Break a World Reccord

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Introduction: Make/Break a World Reccord

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Hi all,
I'm here to show you how easy and fun it is to break world records.  It's like crack its just so addicting to break records.  I have made myself a list off some record ideas, because I want to break as many as I can with as many people I can.  I learned about this site while I was listening to TWIT.


Step 1: Choosing a Reccord

Now in theory this is the easy part.  But with some imagination powder this can be done really easy.  For this instructable I will try and make the record "

Longest Time Staring At A Floating Banana While Eating A Banana
".  Now according the there website "The general guidelines are simple: every record in the database must be a) quantifiable, b) breakable and c) legal".  That's not to hard at first I made a list of all the records I want to make/break.  The list is dynamic.  I recommend you try and make a list.

Step 2: Preparing

Ok so now that we have a record in mind we need to prepare to break it.
What we will need to break this record:
Video Recording Device Thing
Something to record(me)

In this case we don't need a timer, because the video time will suffice but for fun I will add a computerized timer to the tape so I can have an intro and ending.


Step 3: Breaking

Now that we have the materials and the idea we can attempt to break the record.  For this record I will make a basic html page found HERE you can use any time, and use my web cam to record myself breaking this record.

Step 4: Submiting the Record

Ok now that you have your footage and edit it to your liking this instructable is not on video editing so I wont cover it.  Now go to http://urdb.org/set-a-record and read what they have to say, and fill in the text boxes.  Now we wait they say it takes 7days but mine took 3.  Now were done.

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    You need to actually make something and take pictures of that.

    L

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    When I break some more I will. Ty tho, ive been busy "load balancing".

    What's your most-favoured record to break? If you pick something no one has done you can hardly fail it?

    L

    Im thinking most slices of bacon eaten on x amount of time.

    I could beat that no problem, and just for you I added the video.