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Topic: Wind chime made out of a rusty tin can  (Read 6616 times)
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« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2007 08:16:14 PM »

That is an awesome windchime. And I love the message too!
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« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2007 08:17:35 PM »

Thank you.  Are you here all the time?Huh?
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« Reply #3 on: June 20, 2007 08:22:33 PM »

The rusty tin can was litter in the high desert of california.

I rescued it along with many others. Its my way of cleaning and recycling.
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« Reply #4 on: June 21, 2007 07:50:46 AM »

where did you get the windchime parts?
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« Reply #5 on: June 22, 2007 05:59:52 PM »

I buy them wholesale in the wholsale district in down town Los Angeles.
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« Reply #6 on: June 22, 2007 06:45:06 PM »

hmmm...ok, I wonder what I couod use to make that stuff?or if I could find it around here....hmmm. Undecided
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« Reply #7 on: June 23, 2007 09:07:35 PM »

You can use 1 inch galvanized conduit, 6, 8, 10, and 12 inches long.
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« Reply #8 on: June 25, 2007 02:58:54 PM »

Thar's a really creative way to recycle. I love the rusty vintage look. I wonder if there's a way to make the chimes look rusty too? Maybe it would make the tones icky though.
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« Reply #9 on: June 25, 2007 04:02:57 PM »

hmmm...ok, I wonder what I couod use to make that stuff?or if I could find it around here....hmmm. Undecided
Just go to your local hardware store and have a look around. You can buy copper tubing and pipe pretty cheaply. It's not hard to cut either. One of the employees might even be able to point out possible materials to you if you tell him/her what you want to make. I love hardware stores. Almost nothing I buy is ever used for its intended purpose, it's all used for crafts.
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