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Offline thedoc

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Can you think of some out of the box solutions for this everyday object?

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« Last Edit: 29/03/2015 11:57:05 by _system »


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Getting creative with a rolling pin
« Reply #1 on: 25/10/2013 18:03:01 »
Hit someone over the head with it
Use it as a zip wire
Store toilet paper rolls on it
Burn it for heat
Use it as a rounders bat

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Re: What can you do with a rolling pin? - Kitchen Science
« Reply #2 on: 26/10/2013 07:47:29 »
Great for moving furniture, particularly for shifting a piano over a carpet.

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Rollin pin
« Reply #3 on: 29/10/2013 10:24:43 »
As a roller for moving things around
Could carve it into a very small totem pole
Wheels for a very rubbish go kart
A lever for opening things
Screw it onto a coffee table to replace a leg
Crude club
The axle could be used as a poker
A very rubbish mallet
A guide for a sliding door
Two could be jammed into a surface to build a roller fairlead for a large rope
etc. etc.

I am not sure if that makes me wierd - I did have a thump on the head about 10 years ago...


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« Reply #4 on: 01/10/2014 13:19:05 »
can't see the picture Oct 1 2014


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« Reply #5 on: 23/12/2014 20:29:58 »
Use to move heavy things (someone already suggested). I think the Egyptians used something like this to move the rocks for the Pyramids.
can make artistic impressions on clothes.
Turn into a small road roller truck.
Combine two to make grinder.

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« Reply #6 on: 11/06/2015 20:29:12 »
the picture of the rolling pin at the top of the page is missing

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