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  1. Where Is My Pencil?

    Invention suitable for musicians?

    Hey Chris, great idea! I guess people could use the Pencil Mate not only to keep their pencil handy, but also to secure their sheet music. Maybe that's an alternative package idea aimed specifically at musicians. Awesome!
  2. Where Is My Pencil?

    Invention suitable for musicians?

    DS2014, I originally used the Pencil Mate with a paperclip wrapped around the arm of my glasses! Worked perfectly, but did look a little strange, although at the time, I really didn't mind that! The tape we use is around a third of a millimetre thick and really discreet. You can cut it to the...
  3. Where Is My Pencil?

    Invention suitable for musicians?

    No worries boourns, I appreciate the feedback! I still reckon that if you had both the magnetic drawstring spring clamp and a Pencil Mate in your hands, you'd probably prefer the look and feel of the Pencil Mate. And then once your eyes started going and you needed to wear glasses, you'd already...
  4. Where Is My Pencil?

    Invention suitable for musicians?

    Hi boourns, have you tried one of these pencil clips? I bought one, hoping that it might've solved the problem whilst woodworking, but it didn't. It might work on a fully ferromagnetic surface like a fridge or even on a music stand, but it wouldn't work on a pair of glasses. It's too bulky and...
  5. Where Is My Pencil?

    Invention suitable for musicians?

    Hey guys, thanks for your input! In reply to James Yelland's "how does that work" - the Pencil Mate comes with a piece of flexible rubber tape that basically contains iron filings, so that magnets can stick to it! You cut a strip of that tape and stick it to any flat surface you'd like to keep a...
  6. Where Is My Pencil?

    Invention suitable for musicians?

    Hi, my name's Jim and although I don't play brass instruments, I am a musician - I play drums and guitar. I was speaking to a friend who plays in a brass band here in Cornwall who said she thought my new invention would be ideal for musicians reading sheet music from a metal stand. It was...
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