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Old Nov 09, 2012, 04:14 PM
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how long is a piece of string?
14.5"
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Old Nov 09, 2012, 05:22 PM
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From my experience, just slightly shorter than needed.
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Old Nov 09, 2012, 10:34 PM
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Thanks for the advice, guys. I'll make sure I shrink my application to fit the string as needed.

Anybody know what kind of string to use?
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Old Nov 10, 2012, 01:48 AM
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Old Nov 11, 2012, 09:23 AM
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A ball of White Cotton 10 ply string is 475 feet long.

Twine comes in 200' rolls.

Quantum strings are both finite and infinite.
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Old Nov 11, 2012, 08:34 PM
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Cut off twice as much string as you think you'll need, then it will only be a little too short.
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 01:54 PM
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At what point does a thread become a string?
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 02:22 PM
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 10:43 PM
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On the 22nd post.
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Old Nov 14, 2012, 05:12 PM
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It all depends on whether you're a kite flyer or a programmer.
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Old Nov 14, 2012, 05:52 PM
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It all depends on whether you're a kite flyer or a programmer.
What if I'm a theoretical astrophysicist?
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Old Nov 16, 2012, 05:13 AM
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Then you would know the answer to how long a piece of string is.
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Old Nov 17, 2012, 02:13 AM
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How much longer can we keep stringing him along before telling him?
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Old Nov 17, 2012, 02:22 AM
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Evidently there are strings in ham. Never noticed that before, but apparently they're healthy for the legs.
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Old Nov 17, 2012, 02:26 AM
I don't like your altitude
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Evidently there are strings in ham. Never noticed that before, but apparently they're healthy for the legs.
I find that hard to swallow.
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