Playing The Long Game: Outdoor Photography With Telezooms

A new way to sharpen pencils.


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A new way to sharpen pencils.

20 Aug 2018 3:40PM   Views : 745 Unique : 338

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So ... there I was all ready to draw a straight line onto some wood when my pencil broke! Now although I did have a pencil sharpener in my pocket I couldn't find the drill anywhere to operate it. I drove 5 miles into town to buy 12 new pencils expecting them to be already sharpened. You can imagine my horror and dismay upon getting home to discover all 12 required sharpening. I've just ordered a new drill from Amazon.Sad

The new drill has just arrived by courier. It's a bit more powerful than my previous drill and I think that extra torque was what shattered the flimsy cheap pencil sharpener sending a shard of plastic into my right eye and the splintered remnants of the pencil completely through my left palm. My wife has kindly​ typed this on her iPad as I await my turn to see the eye surgeon!

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24 Aug 2018 9:14AM
LOL, lets hope this is never true.

Its a real 'oh, come on' moment when you get unsharpened pencils isn't it.

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