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Binocular Guy - OUAW
10-31-2017, 03:05 PM,
#11
RE: Binocular Guy - OUAW
(10-31-2017, 12:26 PM)Beavertooth Wrote:
(10-31-2017, 12:08 PM)FennMaster Wrote: 3/16 pint would be 3 fl. oz.

According to my subscription(JK) of "Modern Drunkard Magazine" (not kidding, a real thing just found it)

a 2 oz. flask is called a breath freshener
a 4 oz. flask is called a casual carry
I didn't see a name for the 3 oz.

Also, the bottom will come off on some of them to serve as a cup.

http://www.drunkard.com/pocketful-of-joy/

Enjoy.

Good info. I guess Forrest's flask is not that small then, just somewhat small. However, I can't help thinking that 3/16 means something if he is prone to putting hints in scrapbooks.

I think it is still on the small side as far as flasks go.
I read the most common flask size nowadays is 6 or 8 oz.
Not that it matters.
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10-31-2017, 03:50 PM,
#12
RE: Binocular Guy - OUAW
(10-31-2017, 03:05 PM)FennMaster Wrote:
(10-31-2017, 12:26 PM)Beavertooth Wrote:
(10-31-2017, 12:08 PM)FennMaster Wrote: 3/16 pint would be 3 fl. oz.

According to my subscription(JK) of "Modern Drunkard Magazine" (not kidding, a real thing just found it)

a 2 oz. flask is called a breath freshener
a 4 oz. flask is called a casual carry
I didn't see a name for the 3 oz.

Also, the bottom will come off on some of them to serve as a cup.

http://www.drunkard.com/pocketful-of-joy/

Enjoy.

Good info. I guess Forrest's flask is not that small then, just somewhat small. However, I can't help thinking that 3/16 means something if he is prone to putting hints in scrapbooks.

I think it is still on the small side as far as flasks go.
I read the most common flask size nowadays is 6 or 8 oz.
Not that it matters.

The stick man in the image on Dal's site is different than the one Decall posted from the book. I think the difference is meant to draw your attention to a clue.
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10-31-2017, 04:22 PM,
#13
RE: Binocular Guy - OUAW
(10-31-2017, 04:19 PM)resa Wrote:
(10-31-2017, 03:50 PM)AccountAtAGlance Wrote: The stick man in the image on Dal's site is different than the one Decall posted from the book. I think the difference is meant to draw your attention to a clue.

He's holding a pair of "real" binoculars in his left hand instead of his right hand, and the old binoculars have been edited to remove one lens so it looks like a cup/flask. Does the hint have something to do with left/right?

I don't think so.
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10-31-2017, 04:40 PM,
#14
Binocular Guy - OUAW
3oz. = 3 shots




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11-01-2017, 12:21 AM, (This post was last modified: 11-01-2017, 12:25 AM by easternOHsteve.)
#15
RE: Binocular Guy - OUAW
(10-31-2017, 02:06 PM)ROLL TIDE Wrote:
(10-31-2017, 12:26 PM)Beavertooth Wrote:
(10-31-2017, 12:08 PM)FennMaster Wrote: 3/16 pint would be 3 fl. oz.

According to my subscription(JK) of "Modern Drunkard Magazine" (not kidding, a real thing just found it)

a 2 oz. flask is called a breath freshener
a 4 oz. flask is called a casual carry
I didn't see a name for the 3 oz.

Also, the bottom will come off on some of them to serve as a cup.

http://www.drunkard.com/pocketful-of-joy/

Enjoy.

Good info. I guess Forrest's flask is not that small then, just somewhat small. However, I can't help thinking that 3/16 means something if he is prone to putting hints in scrapbooks.

3/16 = 0.1875

Maybe 1875 is a hint ?

Just one highlight of that year :
http://winehistory.com.au/wiki/Wine_Hist...lliometery

The math just works out right don't it? and changing hands? oh my and three shots? imo
just saying ss
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11-01-2017, 05:07 AM,
#16
RE: Binocular Guy - OUAW
Another word for flask can be jar. Who jarred him...?
..
..
It's all hidden within the book..
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Read between the lines..
..
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11-01-2017, 09:00 AM, (This post was last modified: 11-01-2017, 09:02 AM by realistrealist.)
#17
RE: Binocular Guy - OUAW
3:16 Libation = God (eternal life)/Thor
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11-01-2017, 01:55 PM,
#18
RE: Binocular Guy - OUAW
ALVIN MFG, in 1800's, created a process of pouring the silver over/around glass and carving away the silver to make the design. Much like carving everything away from the wax mold that doesn't look like a rabbit, or buffalo...

An example...[Image: 2a1b212010a6a8b1c849dde804ae6f20.jpg]

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11-02-2017, 11:25 PM,
#19
RE: Binocular Guy - OUAW
maybe we're supposed to take 3/16 and multiply it by 16/6

Generally speaking, I've Been the unmitigated Master of Posting hints.

Please don't tell the kids. http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-ZW_5zrHktj0/Tn...temple.jpg
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11-03-2017, 12:44 AM,
#20
RE: Binocular Guy - OUAW
3*16=48

16*6=96

3/16 * 16/6 = 48/96 = 1/2

Generally speaking, I've Been the unmitigated Master of Posting hints.

Please don't tell the kids. http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-ZW_5zrHktj0/Tn...temple.jpg
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