World Record Academy
 World Record registration
 Book of World Records
 World Record Certificate
 Testimonials
 World Records in the News
 RSS News Feed  
 
     World Record List
Amazing Feats world records
 Arts world records
 Biggest world records
 Business world records
 Children world records
 Christmas world records 
 Collections world records
 Earth world records
 Easter world records
 Entertainement world records
 Farming world records
 Fishing world records
 Food world records
 Drinks world records
 Games world records
 Halloween world records
 Hobbies world records
 Human Body world records
 Internet world records
 Mass Participation
 Military world records
 Modern Society
 Nature world records
 New Year world records
 Religious world records
 Science world records
 Skydiving world records
 Smallest world records
 Sports world records
 Stunts world records
 Strength world records
 Technology world records
 Thanksgiving world records
 Travel world records 
 Transport world records
 Valentine's Day world records
 Youngest world records
 Weather world records
 Wedding world records
 World Records in Quotes
 World Record Videos
 
 Media
 Terms of Use
  Privacy
  Sitemap
 
  Bookmark and Share

 

   Thursday, May 12, 2011

 Largest pack of playing cards: Lynn Camp students set world record

 
LYNN CAMP, KT -- Students in the design and engineering program at Lynn Camp High School, played a game of rummy using cards measuring 7 feet, 4 inches tall by 4 feet wide that they made from fiberboard - setting the new world record for the Largest pack of playing cards.worlds largest pack of playing cards made by Lynn camp students

  Photo: The World's Largest Pack of Playing Cards. Photo: Bill Estep
  (enlarge photo)


  The Guinness world record for The largest pack of playing cards measured 101.6 cm x 73.6 cm (3ft 4 in x 2 ft 5 in). The cards were made by Dan Bliss (USA) and displayed in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.

  Guinness World Records also recognized the record for the largest collection of playing cards: it belongs to Liu Fuchang (China), with 11,087 different sets of playing cards.

   The cards were so big it took two students to carry one from the deck in the middle of the gym floor to the competing hands at either end, which faced away from the person playing the other hand.

   Students in the design and engineering program at Lynn Camp, which is in Knox County near Corbin, designed the cards using computer software and wrote programs to have them machined robotically, then students in the art program painted them. 

   Arthur Canada, a technology teacher, said the project helped students learn skills with computer-aided design and programmable automation software and also in working as a team.
  
   In art, teacher Earl Gregory used the project to teach painting techniques.

   It's not the first time Canada has had students design and create large objects as a learning tool.

   Students built a chess set last year with pieces 10 feet tall.
  "We just try to find things that have a neat factor to them," Canada said.

   Students worked for weeks on the card project. Some worked five or six hours a day, sometimes after school, to draw and paint the 52 giant cards, Gregory said.

   Related world records:     
 
Largest banjo: Richard Ineson
 
   
Longest model train: Wilmington Railroad Museum (Video)

    
Tallest structure built with Lincoln Logs: Ottawa students (Video)

    
Tallest Lego Tower: Brazil children (Video)

    
Largest ball of copper: Rick Fortin (Video)

    
Largest clay pot: Korea

    
Largest LEGO Mosaic: DK and the LEGO Group (Video)

    
Largest Ring Binder: Impact Enterprises Inc.


    
Largest dome igloo: Eric Ouellette and his team

    
Largest Snowball: University of Massachusetts Dartmouth students

    
Largest Magnetic Sculpture: Tim Szeto and Denis Saveliev

   
Longest Ski Hat: Gini Woodward

  
Largest Grand Piano: Daniel Czapiewski

    
Largest piece of handmade recycled paper: Ryan International school students

    
Largest Wallet: Big Skinny

    
Largest T-Shirt: QAPCO

    
Biggest luminous pearl: Six-ton Chinese 'pearl'

    
Longest attached rope of Silly Bandz: Boynton Beach students

    
Largest Toast Mosaic: Laura Hadland

    
Largest Photo Mosaic: Revoli Cortez

    
Longest Plasticine sculpture: Flair

    
Largest skateboard: California designers

    
Tallest Sand Sculpture: worldwide artists

    Largest bobblehead - world record set by Henry Ermer


   
 Largest Bee House - Kent Wildlife Trust

    Largest lederhosen
- Walter Sinnhofer

    Longest Calligraphy Scroll 
- Jamyang Dorjee Chakrishar

    Largest violin 
- German luthiers

    Largest Pen
- M.S. Acharya

   Largest Envelope 
- stamp dealer Stanley Gibbons

   Highest Heel Sandals
- designer Mihai Albu

    Longest rubber band chain - Allison Coach 
    
    Largest Dancing Lion - MGM Grand Macau

     Largest Spade - Bulldog Tools

     Largest Concrete Gnome - Iowa State University

   Largest Ice Easter Egg - Russian sculptors

   Longest doormat - Travancore Cocotuft Ltd

   Longest gum wrapper chain - Gary Duschl

   Longest string of beads - Shipwreck Beads

   Longest wooden chain - Markley Noel

  
 Largest finger painting - NICMA

  Longest wedding dress - Ling Rong

  
Longest rosary - Mohammed Alasiri

  Largest Ball of Paper - Enrique Miramontes and Ricardo Granados

  Longest cigar - Jose Castelar
 
   
  Largest sock monkey - Cherylle Douglas

  Largest Coin-like Medallion - Damas
  

   Longest bracelet (chain of beds ) - Alayna Salter

   Largest winter footwear - Tsar-Valenok    

    Largest rubber band ball - Joel Waul

    Biggest hand written Bible - Sunil Joseph

    Longest string of prayer beads - Mustafa Kara

Largest Ball of Plastic Wrap - Jake Lonsway


    Longest feather boa ever made

   Largest quilt - Daphne O’Connor

   Largest Kurta - Pakistani craftsmen

   Largest wheat paddock - the Coggan family

   Largest Production Cigar - Gran Habano Cigars

   Largest sounding trumpet - Hyundai South Africa

   Largest piece of chalk - Bishop Canevin students

   Largest house of cards - Bryan Berg

   Largest Thobe  - Lomar

   Tallest Popsicle stick structure - Stephen Guman

   Tallest matchsticks model - Toufic Daher

   Largest wicker basket - Cluj

   Biggest matchstick model - David Reynolds

   Largest Cardboard Box - Chegg.com
  
   Largest porcelain jar - Xu Sijin

  Longest slot car racing track - James May

   Largest golf tee - Bay College CAD team

 Largest LEGO model of Noah's ark - Harvest Bible Chapel

   Largest Silver Clock - Sukra Jevellery

   Largest Wood Chair - Radoslav Russev

    Largest Rocking Chair - Dan and Carolyn Sanazaro

  Largest Wildlife Feed Cake - Birdola Products

  
Longest toy train track - Thomas the Tank Engine

   Longest letter to Santa Claus - Romanian Post

  
Largest pinata - Carnival Cruise Lines

   Tallest Lego Tower - Vienna

   Largest jigsaw puzzle - Ravensburg

   Biggest aircraft model - Airbus A380 model
    
  Largest paint-by-number mural - Eli Lily and Company
 

  
 Thursday, May 12, 2011


    [World Record Certificate

Bookmark and Share
 

 


   
     Heaviest marathon runner 

   
        Longest dance marathon
   
  ..