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retroxxlove
« on: April 24, 2006 03:54:12 PM »

Eh.. I have finished softball season. And with out softball practice after school my evenings have become really lame. So I figured...hmm.. A disco ball to hang from my rear view mirror. . . . Yeah... I'm that bored.

Anyways Here's what I used:
-Cds
-Some Hedge Trimmer Scissors
-Hot Glue
-Ribbon/String of Some Sort
-Styrofoam Ball

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It actually turned out pretty neat for a 20 minute project!
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« Reply #1 on: April 24, 2006 04:46:10 PM »

Hey thats a brilliant idea Smiley
Now to go on the rampage through my familys rubbish cd collection!!
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« Reply #2 on: April 24, 2006 05:47:03 PM »

Is the ball sharp? That's a great idea by the way!
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« Reply #3 on: April 24, 2006 07:10:38 PM »

Awesome!  That'd be an excellent use for those pesky AOL CDs. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: April 27, 2006 11:15:32 AM »

It does look like it would be sharp...
but really... it's not.
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« Reply #5 on: April 30, 2006 02:12:03 PM »

That looks great--any chance for a simple tute?  Do you bake the cds to soften before cutting them?
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« Reply #6 on: May 02, 2006 12:14:19 PM »

That is one of the coolest things i have ever seen.  those huge disco balls are so expensive, you should make a giant one and have a disco party!
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« Reply #7 on: May 02, 2006 06:37:19 PM »

No, I've never baked the CDs... I never even really thought of that...

I wonder if it works??


And sure in a little I'll post a tutorial.
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