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  1. Robbyrockett2

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    So i realized the mixing ball in wicked is an honest to goodness mini toy marble with swirls inside and all. So I thought we should start a collection..... let's see your marbles folks.

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    Hmmm mine have all been white glass beads and some not even being round but oval in shape.
    May be interesting to see what others find .
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    I've only saved 1 marble from throwing away a bottle of black CI. If I get enough, I hope to find a shooter. That's one that made the others fly out of the circle. Been many moons ago since I was playing marbles in the dirt. If you wanted to cheat while playing, use a metal ball bearing. But nobody cheated when playing marbles. :cool::mad:lollollol
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    Yep carrying your bag of marbles was just part of life back then,I taught all my kids how to play and steelies were only used when all players agreed on it.
    But I had a shooter cats eye that my youngest now had .
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    Damn, I haven’t gotten to the bottom yet. Now I want to know what prize I got.


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    Just like a box of crackerjacks LOL
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    I’m hoping for a decoder ring LOL.


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    I heard they put a gold bead in five bottles and if you find one you get to tour the createx factory.
    Where they mix the resin by waterfall.
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    And you get whizzed into space in a huge glass lift if you try to eat any of the brown bottles:eek:
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    Damn, now I got to paint more, just to see what I win. I'm starting the house tonight, when I get home from work. Can anyone recommend a good in-line paint heater to avoid flow problems??? And, what's a good adhesion promoter to use on the blue spruce in the backyard?
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    It’s the freaky weird tunnel with spiralling skulls by Corey Saint Clair that I’m scared of.


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    Sweet, the ones in Golden high flow are just a plastic bead... *sigh*
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    Color wheel decoder ring, that would be cool.
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    Shh don't tell anyone but I have I got a golden ring , I have a golden ring to make me sing I have a golden ring to see the shop:D

    Nah but it would be cool if they had something like that I could see a few folks buying cases and cases just to pour them out for a chance and if the prize was a life time supply of paint I might me one of them LOL
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    Haha, if you did that you know there would be an unexpected and unpleasant surprise waiting at the factory so you could learn an important life lesson LOL.
    Now I’m hearing “oompah loompah doopady do, we got the perfect reduction for you”
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    I thought of that too .
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    I've never finished a bottle of paint that came with a stone. I normally add them myself and then I use faceted glass beads. Those are totally useless in a game of marbles.
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    Some of mine have an agitator in the bottom and some done. I know I have marbles in the 4030 as I can see them lol. Now I’ll need to check which colours have one and which don’t.


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    All of your wicked should. If it doesnt seem to have one then you likely haven't shaken enough to break it free. I thought only a few colors had them when I first picked some up.
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    When I posted this thread I really thought someone was gonna post up a bowlful they had collected.
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