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Offline Tinker

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MoJam 2019 Chopstick Challenge
« on: August 25, 2018, 03:23:54 pm »
I had a thought and ran it past No Nose and he likes it. Soooo here it is.

The Chopstick Challenge. The idea is to take a set of bamboo chopsticks like you would get at your local chinese restaurant and build a working bow out of them. You also need to build yourself 3 arrows to shoot from your bow at the 10 yard target block for best score. I'm thinking two classes, backed and non backed. You can enter one bow into each class.
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Offline osage outlaw

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Re: MoJam 2019 Chopstick Challenge
« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2018, 04:22:09 pm »
Is there a limit on the number of chop sticks that can be included in the bow?
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Offline Tinker

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Re: MoJam 2019 Chopstick Challenge
« Reply #2 on: August 25, 2018, 06:09:23 pm »
Yes there is a limit on the number of chopsticks. The limit is one set of chopsticks per bow.

Offline sleek

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Re: MoJam 2019 Chopstick Challenge
« Reply #3 on: August 26, 2018, 04:10:31 pm »
Can I make my own chopsticks?
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Re: MoJam 2019 Chopstick Challenge
« Reply #4 on: August 26, 2018, 05:15:59 pm »
There is always at least one in the bunch that tries to twist the rules. So far I'm up to three people now. I thought this was going to be a simple fun challenge.
One set of chopsticks like you find at your local chinese restaurant.
Do I need to give the specks for chopsticks? (R

Offline sleek

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Re: MoJam 2019 Chopstick Challenge
« Reply #5 on: August 27, 2018, 07:08:38 am »
Soooo if i happen to make and sell oversized chopsticks to my local Chinese joint, are those good to go? I gadda give you a hard time Tink. I understand the intent and will follow.
Tread softly and carry a bent stick.

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Offline Tinker

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Re: MoJam 2019 Chopstick Challenge
« Reply #6 on: August 27, 2018, 01:53:58 pm »
Sleek you must of talked to No Nose about the oversized chopsticks!!  (=)

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Re: MoJam 2019 Chopstick Challenge
« Reply #7 on: August 27, 2018, 04:07:59 pm »
Osage chopsticks
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Re: MoJam 2019 Chopstick Challenge
« Reply #8 on: September 03, 2018, 03:59:18 pm »
Osage chopsticks
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Do they have them at your local chines/oriental restraunt out for everyone to use?
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Offline lebhuntfish

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Re: MoJam 2019 Chopstick Challenge
« Reply #9 on: September 07, 2018, 04:09:16 pm »
Sounds fun to me!
I'll comply with the rulles!

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