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Postby pesgores » Wed Feb 06, 2008 8:20 am

How many centimeters does a hinch have??? Exactly????
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Postby Matt » Wed Feb 06, 2008 8:41 am

Its very simple, just search the web for chentimeter coverson.
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Postby pesgores » Wed Feb 06, 2008 8:49 am

Thanks!

For those who don't know and are lazy to find out, here it is:

1 hinch- 2,5 cm
5 hinches- 12,7 cm
5 hinches- 16 LEGO studs
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Postby Evil Emperor » Wed Feb 06, 2008 10:08 am

Another Way is to take 3 dots (studs) of lego as an hinch... like in the rulebook
so you can build easily a measuring brick bar... its very funny
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Postby Boomer » Wed Feb 06, 2008 10:32 am

Hinches? Are we really saying this? :roll:
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Postby pesgores » Wed Feb 06, 2008 11:06 am

Evil Emperor wrote:Another Way is to take 3 dots (studs) of lego as an hinch... like in the rulebook
so you can build easily a measuring brick bar... its very funny


True, but 3x5=15

15<16

Your charatcer could move more!!!Let him run, for his own amusement, untill a human overlord crushes him.
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Postby Evil Emperor » Wed Feb 06, 2008 2:06 pm

pesgores wrote:True, but 3x5=15
15<16
Your charatcer could move more!!!Let him run, for his own amusement, untill a human overlord crushes him.


Hehe this is why there is the angry inch... so i can attack my enemy even if i move only 15 studs.... haha
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Postby Almighty Benny » Wed Feb 06, 2008 2:07 pm

For those of you not familiar with "The Hangry Hinch"...
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And here's how to build it:
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One really nice method of measuring mentioned in the 2001 rules was to make knots at 1 hinch intervals on a piece of string. That way you can measure around objects and stuff.
Now that I think about it, it would be nice to tie one of these
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to each end of the string so that you could fasten it to the battlefield and keep it taut.
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Re: Silly question

Postby james+burgundy » Wed Feb 06, 2008 2:12 pm

pesgores wrote:How many centimeters does a hinch have??? Exactly???
its inch.
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Postby pesgores » Wed Feb 06, 2008 2:18 pm

Imagine you needed ONE STUD to win a campaign battle that took 2 months and a half to finish. You have just the last minifig, only with his left arm holding the jewel that is the key to win the quest.

You even tried to sprint, but you rolled 1. Unfornately, by another modifier, you lost one inch of Move.

That makes 5 inches, counting as 15 studs. You go and...1 more stud and were in the safety of the ally castle!!!

But...

If you choosed to have it 15 studs, you were killed by one rifleman because you ended up diyng in the front of the ally castle.

Bu hu hu hu :cry: :cry: :cry:

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Postby Evil Emperor » Wed Feb 06, 2008 4:56 pm

Fear the hangry hinch :D

Its not important to win for me as long as my minifgs die in a honorably way in battle
And in a game both players normally use the same mesauring unit be it centimeter, inches or studs... and its a good way to guess your movement rating, if you always loose your measurement tape like me
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Postby IVhorseman » Wed Feb 06, 2008 5:18 pm

actually i'm fairly certain that each stud is one centimeter long. i think this may even be an exact measurement, too!
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Postby Blitzen » Wed Feb 06, 2008 6:30 pm

No, they're 8mm wide and 1cm tall. It's too bad.
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Re: Silly question

Postby Sir Lancelot » Wed Feb 06, 2008 8:42 pm

james+burgundy wrote:
pesgores wrote:How many centimeters does a hinch have??? Exactly???
its inch.


:shock: Do I actually believe mine eyes?!? Did james+burgandy just correct another user concerning spelling?!?

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Re: Silly question

Postby Moronstudios » Wed Feb 06, 2008 8:51 pm

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