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PostPosted: Mon Sep 24, 2012 4:29 pm 
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Ever come across one of these...?

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Basically, they only have one surface and so go round for ever and ever without an end, and they are ultimately pointless.

I guess it would be amusing at first but get boring quite quickly.

I can't quite think why, but the name seems particularly apt to me...


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 24, 2012 4:57 pm 
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I'm sure there was one in a Cheech n Chong movie.


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 25, 2012 2:15 am 
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stewlewis wrote:
I'm sure there was one in a Cheech n Chong movie.

:lol:
I thought it was a bong :lol:


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 25, 2012 10:36 am 
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Your one is the ultra-rare 'clear' version, not 'nightstorm'... :lol:


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 25, 2012 1:04 pm 
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I'm guessing there is some functionality to that, but haven't quite worked it out yet. Kinda want one though ...


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Keeps mathematicians busy for hours... :wink:


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 25, 2012 1:54 pm 
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is there a hole in the bottom where the neck meets the base or is it completely sealed?


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 25, 2012 2:15 pm 
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Gonna send it for a repaint?



:D


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 25, 2012 4:18 pm 
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Mr Panda wrote:
Gonna send it for a repaint?


Yes, but can anyone recommend a Klein bottle painter? I can't find any posts about members' experiences of having their Klein bottle painted...


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