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44CommentsKypros (Zypern, Chypre)
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  • Mastros commented on gravityisweak's instructable Coat Hanger Drill Bit2 weeks ago
    Coat Hanger Drill Bit

    Very nice idea!! Excellent tool in just the right price!!It should be possible to stabilize a long piece of wire in the following way:-- sandwich a part of the length, say 5 or 10 centimetres (2 or 4 inches) within two pieces of wood.-- then sandwich the next part of length in another two pieces of wood, this time placing them vertical to the previous two.-- continue like this untill you cover the whole length of the wire.When you look at the wire from its axis, the pairs of wood should look like a cross.You will also have to construct some support to keep the pairs of wood in place.Each pair will prevent the wire from wobbling in one direction. The pair after it will prevent it from wobbling in a direction verical to the previous one. In all, the wire should turn straight without any w...see more »Very nice idea!! Excellent tool in just the right price!!It should be possible to stabilize a long piece of wire in the following way:-- sandwich a part of the length, say 5 or 10 centimetres (2 or 4 inches) within two pieces of wood.-- then sandwich the next part of length in another two pieces of wood, this time placing them vertical to the previous two.-- continue like this untill you cover the whole length of the wire.When you look at the wire from its axis, the pairs of wood should look like a cross.You will also have to construct some support to keep the pairs of wood in place.Each pair will prevent the wire from wobbling in one direction. The pair after it will prevent it from wobbling in a direction verical to the previous one. In all, the wire should turn straight without any wobbling.As you drill through, you will remove one pair of woods to expose a length of wire.Well, I actually have'nt tried this suggestion yet, but I believe...., it should work perfectly!!

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  • Mastros commented on jberry15's instructable How To Make A Bug out Bag9 months ago
    How To Make A Bug out Bag

    Me thinks..."Unfriendlies"?!! "Be prepared"?!! For what? in case of an invasion? Well, which country do you live? Invasions dont happen suddenly, like rainstorms happen in some countries. A proposal: If you are worrying for a foreign invasion, the correct thing to do is to tell other people, discuss it with them and... But you can't worry for an invasion without a specific reason. It is silly, and naive. It is more telling for you rather than the political conditions.A proposal: If you are worrying for an invasion, act politically, tell other people and suggest that the country should prepare. **The country should prepare**, with all the many, or few, resources available to the state. Not one person completely separated from the others and in a selfish way. Again, th...see more »Me thinks..."Unfriendlies"?!! "Be prepared"?!! For what? in case of an invasion? Well, which country do you live? Invasions dont happen suddenly, like rainstorms happen in some countries. A proposal: If you are worrying for a foreign invasion, the correct thing to do is to tell other people, discuss it with them and... But you can't worry for an invasion without a specific reason. It is silly, and naive. It is more telling for you rather than the political conditions.A proposal: If you are worrying for an invasion, act politically, tell other people and suggest that the country should prepare. **The country should prepare**, with all the many, or few, resources available to the state. Not one person completely separated from the others and in a selfish way. Again, this is more telling about the width and the depth of your political perceptions, rather than informative about the real world.A proposal: Act politically: this means: -- speak publicly: articles in newspapers, the internet, speak to a radio, etc-- act publicly: call for a public meeting and present your case. If you find many people, organize a demonstration. Propose to organize a group, an organization.In the US, more than elsewhere, "be prepared" its just a silly playground, a replacement and a first naive step in the absence of any other political thought.

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