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Renee

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Re: K'Neffy string twister
« Reply #30 on: June 12, 2018, 08:34:31 PM »





It threw me off a bit when the parts came in because the colors don't match the gear box in Chris's video.  You might find these photos helpful when you start to put yours together. 
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Re: K'Neffy string twister
« Reply #31 on: June 12, 2018, 08:42:52 PM »

Omg that's going to be real helpful. Thanks for taking the time to do this :-)
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cecil

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Re: K'Neffy string twister
« Reply #32 on: June 13, 2018, 12:52:24 AM »

Renee. Can you post the model numbers for me. I'm getting ready to order another one.
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Renee

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Re: K'Neffy string twister
« Reply #33 on: June 13, 2018, 08:59:01 AM »

Renee. Can you post the model numbers for me. I'm getting ready to order another one.

I used the list that Chris Neff had put together. 

91313   4   Gold Metallic Gear- 1In.
90902   1   Standard Orange Connector (I added this for the stopper)
90904   8   Standard Red Connector
90908   2   Standard White Connector
90911   4   Gold Track Splice
90951   8   Standard White Rod- 1.3125 In.
90953   5   Standard Yellow Rod- 3.4375 In.
90960   8   Standard Black Rod-.75 In.
90985   1   Red Gear 2.25 In.
90994   20   Blue Spacer
91224   4   Silver Spacer (3 Wide)
91440   5   Standard Metallic Blue Clip Connector
91900   5   Standard Bronze (Clip) Connector


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cecil

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Re: K'Neffy string twister
« Reply #34 on: June 13, 2018, 02:10:08 PM »

Thanks Renee, I will look at it again. The last time I used the list some of the number did not match. I'm old - so I'll look at it again. I want to make a six driver using 1/4 RED OAK two.
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Renee

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Re: K'Neffy string twister
« Reply #35 on: June 13, 2018, 02:49:13 PM »

The last time I used the list some of the number did not match.

The first time I tried to order, they were out of a couple of the parts on the list.  One of them, they had the same part but in a different color, so it had a different number.  But, they were still totally out of one of the pieces.  So, I waited a week or so and tried again.  That time they had all of the parts in stock.

I've thought about making a twister out of wood to withstand the enthusiasm of the grandkids.  They've had a lot of fun with this one, but the center axle got a little bent at some point.  I will eventually replace it.  The twister still works, but it wobbles a bit like an unbalanced spin top. 

I always twist my strings much longer than I need them, because it's fun to experiment with different strings.  When I finally trim them to spinning length, the kids have a great time making bracelets and such with the trimmings. 
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