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Sculpture
(16)
TitleDateRingsWeightWeavesImagesNotes
Dune Buggy2012-08-1299578lb
(3.6kg)
SCIRS(C1,C2,C3) CIRS(C1) CIR(C1,C2) IR CZSF Mobius Ball E8-2 Gridlock C2-1C J8-2 J8-2C JDS TR Byztop side back bottom CZSF front interior axle roof
front end tires off
15" x 9.5" x 9" (38cm x 24cm x 23cm).
SCIRS wheels turn on Turkish Round axles.
Dom2012-04-0112,4431.54 lb
(700g)
SCIRS(C2) (6.2) CIR(C1,2,3) Gridlock (4.0) E4-1 Box Byz J8-2 J12-2 HP4-1 HP3S6-1 Spiral4-1front front
back
3 hats
6.5" x 7" x 5.5" (17cm x 18cm x 14cm).
Inlays of 'DOM' on the front and '42' on the back of the E4-1 shirt. Body is SCIRS, limbs & feet CIR, book J8-2, shorts Gridlock, glasses frame Byz, HP3S6S, J12-2, Box seen in hats, three.
Brass Pacman2011-07-2114990.35lb
(158g)
J4-1C (2.4 - 2.5)image1 image2
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Persian Vase / Scale Flower Bouquet2011-06-1244501.6lb
(729g)
HP3S6-1 (5.1/3/4/6/8)
FP6-1 (5.2/5) IR (3.5/6/7)
CIR (C1,2,3,4,5)
flower heads
side view vase
bouquet & vase
HP3S6S vase, FP6-1 ridges on vase, CIR & IR stalks for flowers.
CD Rack2010-06-3011,11513.2lb
(6kg)
SCIRS(C1) (5.4)
E4-1 (5.8)
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15.75" x 7" x 25.875" (40cm x 17.8cm x 68.8cm).
Holds 120 CDs.
Rigid SCIRS shelving, large wire size 3/32" (2.38mm) used, E4-1 backing.
Chainmail House2009-05-1441083.85lb
(1.75kg)
SCIRS(C2) (6.1) CIR(C2) (6.1)
DS (3.6, 5.8) FP6-1 (4.9)
J4-1C
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6.25" x 5.5" x 6.5" (15.9cm x 14cm x 16.5cm)
SCIRS walls, FP6-1 corners, DS sewn up with CIR roof, J8-2C chimney.
Castle Royale2008-01-3073152.92lb
(1.33kg)
SCIRS(C1) (5.4), (6.7)*image1
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*Same mandrel diameter (15/64" (5.95mm)) used for wall and tower parts, different wire sizes of .048" (1.2mm), and .040" (1.0mm) to achieve different amount of weave flexibility.
Chainmail Castle2007-12-3128,78210.1lb
(4.61kg)
J8-2C Voodoo (3.3, 5.5)
E8-2 (4.7) CIR(C1)
2-1C FP6-1
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Started July 2002
Has functional drawbridge with 2-1C(hains).
J8-2C walls, Voodoo floor, E8-2 & CIR drawbridge.
Antique Eyeglasses2007-09-226350.19lb
(85g)
FP6-1image 1Graduation used to curve FP6-1 frame.
5.1 AR used for circles.
Boxcage Web Cube2006-06-174200.45lb
(204g)
Box (3.9/4.0)image1
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Graduated Box chains of 3.8 - 4.0 AR.
Two additional ring types at the centers and corners.
Sphere of Belief2003-04-105860.35lb
(160g)
CIR(C1)
FP6-1
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Sphere of Influence2003-03-2630001.47lb
(670g)
CIR(C2) (6.1)
Byzantine Web Square Cube (3.3, 5.5)
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Flower 42007-10-168250.29lb
(130g)
CIR(C1) (4.7)
E8-2 (4.9)
Voodoo
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Flower 3 (Blooming Flower)2003-04-276220.49lb
(225g)
CIR(C2) (5.5)
DS (3.9, 6.1)
E6-1 (4.3) E4-1
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Flower 2 (Tulip)2003-01-253750.41 lb
(185g)
E8-1 (6.1)
FP6-1 (4.9)
HP3S6-1 (4.9, 4.3)
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Flower 12002  FP6-1 E6-1
J8-2C
HP3-1
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Jacket
(13)
TitleDateRingsWeightWeavesImagesNotes
Heavy Metal Jacket2011-09-2447,1763.97lb
(1.8kg)
E4-15 patches on front
2 patches on back
7 inlays on jacket.
5 waiting to be sewn on.
Motorhead Inlay2012-01-1723390.06lb
(27g)
E4-1 (3.2/3)image1.020" (0.51mm) .057" (1.45mm) stainless and bronze.
Iced Earth Inlay2011-09-1629290.08lb
(38g)
E4-1 (3.4/5)image1.032" 3/32" black, blue AA, .030" 3/32" aluminum.
Anthrax Inlay2011-06-2518520.07lb
(30g)
E6-1 (4.8/5.0)image1.020" (0.51mm) 2.25mm (.089") stainless and bronze.
Slayer Inlay2011-04-2759000.28lb
(127g)
E4-1 (3.2)image1.025" (0.635mm) .075" (1.9mm) MD: brass, bronze, nickel silver; .072" (1.8mm) MD: stainless.
Black Sabbath Inlay2011-03-2528470.14lb
(63g)
E4-1 (3.2)image1.025" (0.635mm) .075" (1.9mm) MD: bronze, .072" (1.8mm) MD: stainless.
Metallica Inlay2011-01-2922490.06lb
(25g)
E4-1 (3.2/3)image1.020" (0.51mm) .057" (1.45mm) stainless and bronze.
Pantera Inlay2011-01-1917010.08lb
(37g)
E4-1 (3.2)image1.025" (0.635mm) .075" (1.9mm) MD: bronze, brass, nickel silver, .072" (1.8mm) MD: stainless.
Dio Inlay2010-12-0832800.19lb
(85g)
E4-1 (3.1/2/4)image1.032" (0.81mm) 3/32" (2.38mm) brass, bronze, black AA.
Judas Priest Inlay2010-08-3152380.12lb
(55g)
E4-1 (3.4)image1
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.020" (0.51mm) 1/16" (1.6mm) stainless, bronze, anodized titanium.
Iron Maiden Inlay2010-03-2945240.30lb
(135g)
E4-1 (3.2/4)image1.032/4" (0.8/9mm) 3/32" (2.38mm), 2.5mm (0.98mm), 7/64" (2.78mm) black AA, stainless, red enameled copper.
Opeth Inlay2009-11-1418,8380.48 lb
(217g)
E4-1 (3.4)image1.020" (0.51mm) 1/16" (1.6mm) stainless and bronze.
Sepultura Inlay2009-02-1210,2000.85lb
(386g)
E4-1 (3.2/4)image1.032" (0.81mm) 3/32" stainless, black AA.
Arise.
Inlays
(6)
TitleDateRingsWeightWeavesImagesNotes
Detroit Tigers Logo2013-07-161816 E4-1 (3.1/4)
RIR(C1) (5.1)
image1Every other E4-1 ring in the top row connects to a "capive" ring in the RIR support chain.
Not for me.
Boba Fett Framed Inlay2011-01-2239421.61lb
(731g)
E4-1 (3.2/3/4)
SCIRS(C1) (5.3)*
image1*SCIRS(C1) 0.1 below minimum AR, as only 2 rows wide.
1000 Links In One2010-11-2810000.19lb
(86g)
E4-1 (3.5)image1.048" (1.2mm) 5/32" AA, 19/128" copper.
Saskatchewan Roughriders Inlay2010-10-2870671.25lb
(566g)
E4-1 (3.2/3/4/5)
CIR(C2) (5.5)
Byz (3.4)
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.047/8" (1.2mm) 9/64" (3.57mm), 5/32" (3.97mm) aluminum, nickel silver, stainless, AA in black & green.
Megaman II Project, The2008-02-2263,60816.6lb
(7.53kg)
E4-1 (3.2/3/4)image1.062/3/4" (1.6mm) 3/16" AA, aluminum, copper, nickel silver, brass.
38" x 45" (96.5cm x 114cm)
Batman Symbol2006-05-1021600.10lb
(45g)
E4-1 (3.2/4/5)image1.030/2" (0.8mm) 3/32" (2.38mm) aluminum, black anodized aluminum, brass
Chess
(14)
TitleDateRingsWeightWeavesImagesNotes
Chess Set #2: Knight2008-09-223500.17lb
(77g)
FP6-1
DS E4-1
CIR(C2,3)
bronze
brass
 
Chess Set #2: King2008-09-219640.30lb
(135g)
3/4PS
E6-1
1.5P B2+1 unit
bronze
brass
 
Chess Set #2: Rook2008-08-107360.21lb
(95g)
Voodoo (3.2, 5.4)
SCIRS(C1) (6.0)
bronze
brass
 
Chess Set #2: Bishop2008-04-046030.16lb
(73g)
E8-2 CVS2
HP3S6-1
3/4P
bronze
brass
 
Chess Set #2: Pawn2008-03-304470.18lb
(83g)
J8-2C (4.0)
Byz
bronze
brass
 
Chess Set #2: Queen2008-03-294740.22lb
(102g)
E4-1 FP6-1
DS (3.9, 6.0)
4/4P
bronze
brass
 
Chainmail Chess Set2004-04-2042,25613.4lb
(6.11kg)
J8-2C E6-1
HP4-1 HP3-1
E4-1 FP6-1
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Chainmail Chess Knight2003-06-041103 J8-2C (4.1)
E6-1 (4.6/7)
E4-1
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Chainmail Chess Queen2003-06-011213 J8-2C (4.1)
E6-1 (4.6/7)
HP3-1
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Chainmail Chess Pawn2003-05-231025 J8-2C (4.1)
E6-1 (4.6/7)
E4-1
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Chainmail Chess King2003-05-211310 J8-2C (4.1)
E6-1 (4.6/7)
HP3-1 FP6-1
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Chainmail Chess Bishop2003-05-091157 J8-2C (4.1)
E6-1 (4.6/7)
E4-1
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Chainmail Chess Rook2003-04-201256 J8-2C (4.1)
E6-1 (4.6/7)
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Chainmail Chess Board200167467.59lb
(3.45kg)
E6-1 (5.5)
HP4-1 (6.6/7)
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HP4-1:E6-1
HP4-1:E6-1
 
Baskets
(19)
TitleDateRingsWeightWeavesImagesNotes
Two-Tier Basket (48)2013-02-1022521.22lb
(555g)
E8-1 (5.8 - 6.1) J12-2
Spiral4-1 JPL
Mobius Ball
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Chaos Basket (47)2013-01-2330611.88lb
(851g)
E6-1 (4.3/5)
E4-1
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Basket 462012-01-2030881.96lb
(891g)
SCIRS (C2) (6.4)
Byz
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Basket 452011-03-2229942.56lb
(1.18kg)
E10-1 (7.5/8)
E4-1 J8-2
J12-2
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Basket 442010-11-1025390.85lb
(388g)
SCIRS(C3) (7.1)image1
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Basket 43 (Exit Galvy)2010-04-2318891.69lb
(766g)
SCIRS(C1) (5.9)
SCIRS(C2,3) (6.6/7.2)
E8-2 Mobius Ball
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Basket 422009-12-0763821.10lb
(502g)
E4-1 (3.0-sides), (3.1/2/5-trim)
Byz
B2+1 unit
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Basket 412008-12-1923461.32lb
(600g)
3/4PS (5.5/3/1)
E4-1
Voodoo Hex (3.3, 5.5)
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Basket 40 (Stainless Steel Basket)2007-12-0138611.64lb
(743g)
E10-1 (7.4)
E6-1
CVC4 unit
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Basket 392007-11-2730042.43lb
(1.10kg)
E8-1 (6.1)
E4-1 CVC4 unit
J12-2
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Very similar to Basket 22.
Basket 38 (Double Basket)2007-10-0713460.35lb
(160g)
E8-2 (5.0)image1
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Every ring instance is doubled.
Basket 37 (Euro Basket)2007-09-0831143.99lb
(1.81kg)
E8-1 (6.1)
E6-1
E4-1
image1Basket bottom is graduated European 4 in 1.
Basket 302006-09-2212220.75lb
(339g)
E8-1 (6.2)
Snowflake Unit
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Basket 292006-08-0520811.82lb
(0.83kg)
HP3S6-1 (4.9)
E4-1
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Basket bottom is graduated European 4 in 1.
Basket 22 (New Years Basket)2005-01-0730202.45b
(1.12kg)
E8-1 (6.1)
E4-1 CVC4 unit
J12-2
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Basket 20 (Arabian Nights)2003-08-1131292.32lb
(1.05kg)
HP3S6-1 (5.5)
3/4P HP4-1
E4-1 E6-1
image1The Making of Basket 20: Arabian Nights
Basket 16 (One Basket To Rule Them All)2003-03-1923622.22 lb
(1.01kg)
SCIRS(C3) (7.2)
E4-1 CV
Byz (4.2)
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Basket 15 (Basic 6 in 1 Basket)2003-04-0111820.91lb
(415g)
E6-1 (4.3)
J12-2
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Basic European 6 in 1 / Japanese 12 in 2 Basket Pattern
Basket 2 (updated)2007-01-277050.74lb
(334g)
HP3S6-1 (5.5)
3/4P
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Originally created in 2001.
Wear
(10)
TitleDateRingsWeightWeavesImagesNotes
Chainmail Belt2008-02-0327650.82lb
(375g)
E4-1
E6-1
image1Stainless steel rings of .048" (1.2mm) and .035" (0.89mm) wire.
NES Belt2007-07-319241.05lb
(476g)
E6-1 (4.9)image1Stainless steel .063" (1.6mm) 9/32" (7.14mm) rings.
Hacky Sack2006-10-091980.20lb
(92g)
E4-1 (4.3)image1Stainless steel .063" (1.6mm) 1/4" rings (.048" 3/16" and 7/32" on ends).
Filled with plastic BBs.
Custom Open-Front Vest2005-10-2813,656 E4-1 (4.0)front
back inlay
side back
.080" (2.03mm) 5/16" (7.94mm) AA rings.
Coif 42005-07-213204 E4-1front
back
 
Coif for Mini Light Show2005-02-071672 E4-1(5.4)image1.062" (1.6mm) 5/16" (7.94mm) AA rings.
Anodized Aluminum Rainbow Coif2004-10-1140692.44lb
(1.11kg)
E4-1 (4.0)image1 image2
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.080" (2.03mm) 5/16" (7.94mm) AA rings.
Basic Vest200113,000 E4-1 (5.5)image1Stainless steel and bronze .063" (1.6mm) 5/16" (7.94mm) rings.
Hauberk200129,000 E4-1 (5.4)image1
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Galvanized steel .062" (1.6mm) 5/16" (7.94mm) rings.
Contains some hole row contractions in the sleeves.
Mantle-style Shirt200010,900 E4-1 (6.5)front back
arms out
contractions
Galvanized steel .062" (1.6mm) 3/8" (9.525mm) rings.
Some 5/16" (7.94mm) and 1/4" (6.35mm) rings around areas of hole row contractions.