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A business idea (a special kind of clock)
    #4320040 - 06/21/05 11:34 AM (11 years, 5 months ago)

I'm sure everybody here can invision what a skateboard deck looks like (without the trucks and the wheels). Imagine of you put a clock in the middle of it (drill a hole in the middle of the board and put a two-hand clock in it). And the board would have 1-12 digits on it to signify time. Do you think that would be a cool idea?

There could be different graphics and designs for it. Let me add that the thing would not be expensive. Maybe like $20-$25 or something


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Re: A business idea (a special kind of clock) [Re: RandalFlagg]
    #4320059 - 06/21/05 11:38 AM (11 years, 5 months ago)

The market would probably be limited to skateboarders, but it's still a cool idea.


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Re: A business idea (a special kind of clock) [Re: RandalFlagg]
    #4320067 - 06/21/05 11:40 AM (11 years, 5 months ago)

Taking an already existing product and sticking a clock in it? THAT'S BRILLIANT!


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Re: A business idea (a special kind of clock) [Re: Irradiated_Feces]
    #4320075 - 06/21/05 11:44 AM (11 years, 5 months ago)

:lol:

No...it's not brilliant.  But, it is just an idea that I stumbled upon.  Do you have any "change the world" ideas to share?


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Re: A business idea (a special kind of clock) [Re: RandalFlagg]
    #4320096 - 06/21/05 11:54 AM (11 years, 5 months ago)

Skateboards cost more than 20 bucks. Plus the money you'd have to put into it for the clock gears and shit.


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Re: A business idea (a special kind of clock) [Re: HELLA_TIGHT]
    #4320097 - 06/21/05 11:55 AM (11 years, 5 months ago)

Well you could get blanks for about ~30, but if you want graphic decks you're looking at spending at LEAST 40 bucks a deck.


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Re: A business idea (a special kind of clock) [Re: DNKYD]
    #4320098 - 06/21/05 11:56 AM (11 years, 5 months ago)

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DNKYD said:
The market would probably be limited to skateboarders, but it's still a cool idea.




I wouldn't buy one...


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Re: A business idea (a special kind of clock) [Re: RandalFlagg]
    #4320115 - 06/21/05 12:00 PM (11 years, 5 months ago)

I'm just fuckin' with ya, you might be able to make a few bucks off it.


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Re: A business idea (a special kind of clock) [Re: RandalFlagg]
    #4320130 - 06/21/05 12:04 PM (11 years, 5 months ago)

could you still ride the board and see what time it is? that'd be sweet,
"dude, i gotta be home by seven, what time is it?"
"i dont know dude, i wish i had clock right now"
"damn, my moms' cookin stovetop, and i dont wanna be late"
"aww man, can i come?"


but seriously, you could get clock parts for like $7 at a craft store, then get a used board, and drill a hole in it.. it'd be simple as drilling a hole.


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Re: A business idea (a special kind of clock) [Re: HELLA_TIGHT]
    #4320144 - 06/21/05 12:06 PM (11 years, 5 months ago)

Well you could get blanks for about ~30

It doesn't have to be a real deck that's designed to take the stress of skateboarding. It could be made of cheaper materials and made to look real. Why spend money on structural reinforcing for a clock?

I can't see too many of these things selling at a skate shop; skateboarders are a broke bunch. But maybe in a gift catalog where grandma will buy one for her skater grandson's b-day.


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Re: A business idea (a special kind of clock) [Re: HELLA_TIGHT]
    #4320148 - 06/21/05 12:07 PM (11 years, 5 months ago)

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Skateboards cost more than 20 bucks. Plus the money you'd have to put into it for the clock gears and shit.




I have a hookup. I know a guy who runs a wholesale skateboard manufacturing shop. I could probably get blanks for 10-15$ depending on how many I bought. And those would be real skateboard blanks (made to handle the stresses of skating). I could probably have him cheese the boards (they wouldn't handle skating, but they would look good) for even less than that.


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