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- Posts: 60
- Joined: Fri Oct 22, 2004 10:37 am
- Location: Texas
I have these elastics that say "unicorn" on the bag. i remember my sister had "ostrich" elastics with a pic of an ostrich on the bag (we used them for hairbands after she got her braces off...hehe) and i remember my friend had elastics called "bear" with a drawing of a grizzly bear on the bag.
anyway i was wondering what elastics other people have. i remember someone said they had elastics that had guy's names instead of animal names.
so what are yours called?
- Posts: 62
- Joined: Mon Aug 30, 2004 7:49 pm
- Location: Alberta Canada
My last elastics were called Bill.
Out of all the elastics I've worn... these were the smallest.
Bill is NOT a friend of mine
Metal Mouth Guy
- Posts: 268
- Joined: Fri Sep 24, 2004 2:08 pm
Galapagos Giant Tortoise....
Yeah, I laughed too.
"6-1/2 oz, 3/16 in, Heavy" is the rest of what's on the bag.
- Posts: 420
- Joined: Tue Apr 19, 2005 7:50 pm
mine were countries..i had japan, thailand, sweden and a couple others i cant remember.
Full Braces (all metal) 5/12/1999 - 4/20/2005
Class II (overjet) on the left only
Upper and Lower Hawleys
- Posts: 113
- Joined: Mon May 30, 2005 8:21 am
I think mine are colors. I have teal right now.
Sentence: 26 months
- Posts: 23
- Joined: Tue Oct 05, 2004 10:39 pm
I have rabbits at the moment.
on the bag it says 3/16" or 3-1/2 Oz. How bad r these ones does anyone know?
- Posts: 50
- Joined: Mon Jul 04, 2005 8:21 am
I have animals too!
Right now I am wearing Owls - 1/4 whatever that means
- Posts: 858
- Joined: Fri Dec 24, 2004 9:13 am
- Location: Virginia
Yeah I've heard my friends complaining about their 'rhinos'...
It all falls into place now...
Braced September 9, 2002
Debanding: JULY 5!!!!!!!!
- Posts: 124
- Joined: Tue Aug 31, 2004 6:33 pm
- Location: South Dakota
I have Kangaroos. Appropriately name because sometimes those little things just jump right out.
Braces on 11/03 - Hopefully off 5/06 -Now changed to 4/07
- Posts: 428
- Joined: Sun Aug 29, 2004 7:31 pm
- Location: New York State
I've worn elastics called "Giant Panda" (med. 5/16") and "Stellar's Sea Lion" (Heavy 1/4").
- Posts: 54
- Joined: Tue Jun 07, 2005 5:34 pm
- Location: New Brunswick, Canada
I've had Gorillas before. I was given them the same day I had Rocky Mountain Stoppers put on my wires, and a powerchain on my 4 front upper teeth. I had quite a mouthful after that appointment!
Braced: September 23, 2004
Surgery: September 13, 2005
- Posts: 22
- Joined: Sat Aug 13, 2005 11:23 am
Right now I have ones with a chipmunk(1/8") on the bag. Are these pictures and names on the bag just for fun? Or serve an actual purpose?
- Posts: 376
- Joined: Wed Feb 16, 2005 2:04 pm
- Location: Pottstown, PA
Mine just says Blue.
I want neato keen animal names, dammit!
- Posts: 107
- Joined: Mon Aug 30, 2004 6:40 am
My headgear uses Camels
If its not smoking then its a software problem
- Posts: 1055
- Joined: Fri Feb 11, 2005 10:50 am
- Location: San Francisco, CA
I have to wear three elastics in my mouth currently (
) and I use one Gorilla and two Giant Pandas.
Spacers: 1/26/05; 2/6/06; 3/15/06; 4/24/06
4 First Bicuspids removed: 2/2005
Metal Braces, top and bottom: 3/1/05; Debanded 7/26/07
Hawley retainers top and bottom