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Old 03-17-2011, 11:38 AM   #201
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Hello all, I made my first tap handle last night and was surprised at how easy it was. Now I have a few different options for the front, I can use chalkboard paint, dry erase, or you can put a sticker/label on it. I've decided to make a few more for friends and wanted to say that if anyone here wanted one just PM me.







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Old 03-25-2011, 06:10 PM   #202
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Default My DIY Tap Handles

These were made from stuff from work. My friend help me weld the nuts for the taps.


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Old 03-25-2011, 06:50 PM   #203
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I can't help but to notice those look like artificial joints used in the medical field.
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Old 03-25-2011, 06:52 PM   #204
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yes they are..
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Old 03-25-2011, 07:07 PM   #205
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yes they are..

Anybody missing a femur...???
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Old 03-25-2011, 07:46 PM   #206
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amazing size difference in people's hip joints, no?

(left and right taps are femur heads? or is the one on right humerus? - making the left a very small femur replacement.)
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im missing the one on the left (the bog ball was no where to be found)...the piece was not there.. they are both femurs.. yes everyone is a different size..
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I bought one of these on ebay to make a tap handle out of:


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Old 03-26-2011, 03:24 AM   #209
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this thread is so cool, I got inspired. I gave my 2 boys a lesson in eminent domain and used a few of their toys for new handles. only 1 protest, and he gave me an alternate shark to use. then I used a shifter knob from a transmission I had in the back yard.
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Old 03-26-2011, 09:52 PM   #210
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Latest addition! Things are huge, keep thinking I'm gonna walk into the laundry room to find beer all over the floor with the faucets open.


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