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    I'm making a macaw fan and I used thin dowels as extensions for the feathers. Do I have to worrow about the dowels breaking?

    Thanks for any advice

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    I would say it depends on how long the extensions are. The shorter they are the stronger they are. That's like taking an uncooked spaghetti noodle... full length it's easy to apply pressure to each end and break it. Break the noodle to approximately 1 or 2 inches and then do the same thing, and you'll jab it into your hand.
    If you are what you eat.... I'm fast, cheap and easy.

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