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956,000 Matchsticks F1 Car…

In car, crazy thing, hobby on February 11, 2009 at 4:49 pm

Man Builds Full Scale F1 Car From 956,000 Matchsticks Michael Arndt is a man of matchsticks.Over the course of six years,using 956,000 matchsticks, 1686 tubes of glue, and at least three different varieties of mustache, he built a full-scale replica of a McLaren 4/14 F1 car at a cost of around 6000 Euros ($8,725). The giant model takes up Arndt’s entire kitchen and probably his social life. It can be broken down into 45 parts for easy transport to various matchstick-builders conventions.

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