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(Farktography) Farktography Theme of Farktography Contest No. 215: "Give 'em an Inch". Details and rules in first post. LGT next week's theme   (farktography.net) divider line
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2009-06-17 8:20:38 PM  
36 votes:
"Measuring Up"
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/someone had to balance the wangs
 
2009-06-17 8:09:51 PM  
35 votes:
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15 Translucent Rulers

2 sec exposure, f/22, hand held light moving behind

 
2009-06-17 8:00:39 PM  
29 votes:
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2009-06-17 8:01:09 PM  
20 votes:
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Measuring cups

 
2009-06-17 8:04:03 PM  
19 votes:
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The Guy Ruler

Something about six inches long magically measures a solid eight.
(Look at the numerals again.)

 
2009-06-17 8:30:47 PM  
18 votes:
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The only measure that matters: 1 UK Pint = 20 fl. oz. = 568ml = win. Bigger.

Damnit, Elsinore has it wrapped up already.
 
2009-06-17 8:02:15 PM  
18 votes:
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Ruler teepee

 
2009-06-17 8:02:31 PM  
16 votes:
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1/1 A level. It, uh, measures how level things are. Hence the name 'level'.

 
2009-06-17 8:49:18 PM  
15 votes:
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an old typewriter
 
2009-06-17 8:09:45 PM  
15 votes:
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One ounce of pipe tobacco, please!

 
2009-06-17 8:16:25 PM  
14 votes:
 
2009-06-17 8:02:26 PM  
14 votes:
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World time?

 
2009-06-17 9:18:06 PM  
13 votes:
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Link to flickr (new window)
 
2009-06-17 8:03:12 PM  
13 votes:
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Free tape measures from Freedom Furniture :D

 
2009-06-17 8:00:52 PM  
13 votes:
"Measuring Time"
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2009-06-18 12:23:09 AM  
12 votes:
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2009-06-17 8:01:12 PM  
12 votes:
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2009-06-17 8:00:41 PM  
12 votes:
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1/1 If you're going to measure something, you'd better have something worth measuring.

Click here (pops) to view bigass version or click the picture to go to my Flickr page!

 
2009-06-18 4:23:10 AM  
11 votes:
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1/1 - Gauge at the sluice
Wetzlar-Naunheim, Germany

 
2009-06-17 8:04:24 PM  
11 votes:
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My trusty old micrometer. Still accurate after all the years and abuse.
 
2009-06-17 8:00:46 PM  
11 votes:
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Rolling over

 
2009-06-18 12:24:34 AM  
10 votes:
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2009-06-18 12:23:48 AM  
10 votes:
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2009-06-17 10:50:18 PM  
10 votes:
Buttons, Knobs and Dials
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Click the image for a bigger version in a new window.
 
2009-06-17 8:57:57 PM  
10 votes:

farkt.ogra.phView Full Size

The Temperature is off the Scale


/So is the thermometer
 
2009-06-17 8:58:55 PM  
9 votes:

farkt.ogra.phView Full Size

Measuring 2 Dimensions


/Time and a length dimension
 
2009-06-18 12:53:46 AM  
8 votes:
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Pops to Flickr

 
2009-06-17 10:44:53 PM  
8 votes:
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Aiming for a pound of flesh
 
2009-06-17 9:32:53 PM  
8 votes:
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Steam pressure measurement thingies on the original Tower Bridge lift assembly

 
2009-06-17 8:06:15 PM  
8 votes:
Taken today.

[image from i201.photobucket.com too old to be available]
 
2009-06-17 8:05:44 PM  
8 votes:
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Numbers may be worn, but it's still giving the daily temperature!

 
2009-06-17 8:03:03 PM  
8 votes:
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1/3
 
2009-06-17 8:02:38 PM  
8 votes:
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Thomson Ammeter
Clock Tower Place, Maynard MA

 
2009-06-17 8:01:48 PM  
8 votes:
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2009-06-17 9:22:12 PM  
7 votes:
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2/3
 
2009-06-17 8:47:41 PM  
7 votes:
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2009-06-17 8:42:01 PM  
7 votes:
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It's not uncommon for people in this area to stop by at their neighbor's for a cup of staples.
(inside joke)
 
2009-06-17 8:05:03 PM  
7 votes:
 
2009-06-17 8:05:02 PM  
7 votes:
Dang it, been a while, please delete first or whatever.

Taken in July
[image from i201.photobucket.com too old to be available]
 
2009-06-17 8:02:48 PM  
7 votes:
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2009-06-17 8:01:35 PM  
7 votes:
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I'm late, I'm late!

 
2009-06-17 8:01:35 PM  
7 votes:
"In Tune"
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Or close enough, anyway.
 
2009-06-18 12:33:23 AM  
6 votes:
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2009-06-18 12:07:11 AM  
6 votes:
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Light Meter

Bigger- Link (new window)
 
2009-06-17 9:57:37 PM  
6 votes:
Under Pressure

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(^)
(pops bigger)

 
2009-06-17 9:23:25 PM  
6 votes:
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3/3
 
2009-06-17 8:59:44 PM  
6 votes:

Bike Pump
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/The shadow is from a bike pump
 
2009-06-17 8:13:31 PM  
6 votes:
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Miter saw, used very recently, hence the sawdust
 
2009-06-18 3:16:49 AM  
5 votes:
[image from ponkey.com too old to be available]
Great grandpa worked hand-in-hand with Henry Ford. One of his old caliper's.
 
2009-06-18 12:55:40 AM  
5 votes:
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.1337 inches
Pops to flickr

 
2009-06-17 10:59:30 PM  
5 votes:
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Click the image for a huge version in a new window.
 
2009-06-17 9:59:41 PM  
5 votes:
Can't Drive 55

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(^)
(pops bigger)



Well, not in the parking lot anyway.
 
2009-06-17 8:05:18 PM  
5 votes:
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my entry in the caliper fest.

2/3
 
2009-06-17 8:02:56 PM  
5 votes:
[image from photos.imageevent.com too old to be available]

Measuring the Air Pressure!

 
2009-06-17 8:02:39 PM  
5 votes:

Overachiever tomato plant measurement 3: 4 oz tomato in June?!

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(juicy red bigness^)

 
2009-06-17 8:00:59 PM  
5 votes:
Overachiever tomato plant measurement 1: Not in its height; it's less than 11 inches tall

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(bigger^)

 
2009-06-18 3:14:40 AM  
4 votes:
[image from ponkey.com too old to be available]
My power meter on the back of my house
 
2009-06-18 1:30:25 AM  
4 votes:
viscerallogic.comView Full Size


How many instruments would you like?

Piper Archer III
 
2009-06-18 1:00:10 AM  
4 votes:
Tools of the trade...1 of 3

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Bigger (new window)
 
2009-06-18 12:36:12 AM  
4 votes:
 
2009-06-18 12:09:57 AM  
4 votes:
3/3
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time keeps on tickin tickin tickin.
cick for reeeally big .(new window)
 
2009-06-17 9:39:11 PM  
4 votes:
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Tower Bridge main control console, London.

 
2009-06-17 9:37:36 PM  
4 votes:
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Main steam engine driveshaft assembly, Tower Bridge, London



Now with VE.. Modmins, kindly please delete my previous entry.. Thanks!
 
2009-06-17 9:17:40 PM  
4 votes:
Sundial, taken 5-16-09, Brooklyn Botanical Gardens


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2009-06-17 8:41:01 PM  
4 votes:
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2009-06-17 8:21:29 PM  
4 votes:
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2009-06-17 8:06:52 PM  
4 votes:
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Measuring Caster.
 
2009-06-17 8:04:39 PM  
4 votes:
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Frequency Meter
Clock Tower Place, Maynard MA

 
2009-06-17 8:03:34 PM  
4 votes:
 
2009-06-17 8:03:32 PM  
4 votes:
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3 of 3: Single tri-scale.
 
2009-06-17 8:02:36 PM  
4 votes:
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Catalytic Converters get HOT!!
 
2009-06-17 8:01:39 PM  
4 votes:
Overachiever tomato plant measurement 2: getting adequate moisture

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(bigger^)

 
2009-06-17 8:01:37 PM  
4 votes:
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1 of 3: Tri-scales and digital caliper.
 
2009-06-18 1:04:46 AM  
3 votes:
If only it were REALLY 72 degrees here...3 of 3

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Bigger (new window)
 
2009-06-18 12:07:45 AM  
3 votes:
2/3
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click for huge .(new window)/
 
2009-06-18 12:06:09 AM  
3 votes:
1/3
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click here for huge (new window)
 
2009-06-17 8:53:01 PM  
3 votes:
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2009-06-17 8:38:01 PM  
3 votes:
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2009-06-17 8:08:51 PM  
3 votes:
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truly a multi meter it does temperature also. note where the selector is pointing. that's 90F on my front porch at 4:00PM this afternoon.

3/3
 
2009-06-17 8:05:48 PM  
3 votes:
 
2009-06-17 8:03:34 PM  
3 votes:
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More Ammeters
Clock Tower Place, Maynard MA

 
2009-06-17 8:02:11 PM  
3 votes:
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ipod playlist - instrument for measuring hipness. This one has the Cure, M. Ward and Keith Whitley - make of that what you will...


 
2009-06-17 8:01:20 PM  
3 votes:
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Total station electronic theodolite


 
2009-06-17 8:01:18 PM  
3 votes:
speedpicks.comView Full Size

 
2009-06-18 2:41:04 AM  
2 votes:
There are a lot of these around.

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2009-06-17 9:45:11 PM  
2 votes:
I call this one "Mouthful".

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Because nine inches.
 
2009-06-17 9:21:04 PM  
2 votes:
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fortunately, this wasn't a rectal thermometer
 
2009-06-17 8:02:23 PM  
2 votes:
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2 of 3: A triplet of tri-scales.
 
2009-06-17 8:01:58 PM  
2 votes:
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2009-06-17 8:00:41 PM  
2 votes:
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Surveying tripod with data collector


 
2009-06-18 6:18:50 PM  
1 vote:
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no low flow for momo
 
2009-06-18 7:36:31 AM  
1 vote:
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Bio-rad FTS6000 Fourier Transform InfraRed spectrometer, with "Preying Mantis" Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy accessory and custom-made microwave heated controlled atmosphere reaction cell.
With bonus "gasman" carbon monoxide detector top left.
 
2009-06-18 2:10:19 AM  
1 vote:
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1/2

Might get 3 but Ill have to head out with my camera today :)
 
2009-06-18 1:02:51 AM  
1 vote:
I'm just slightly off center...2of 3

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Bigger (new window)
 
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