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Largest working rifle

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Largest working rifle

The largest working rifle is 10.18 m (33 ft 4 in) long and belongs to James A. DeCaine (USA). It was…

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Tallest waterfall

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Tallest waterfall

Some world records aren’t pretty. Watching someone pull a truck via meat hooks in the back, for…

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Largest telephone

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Largest telephone

The worlds largest operational telephone was exhibited at a festival on 16 Sep 1988 to celebrate the…

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Largest order Rubiks / magic cube

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Largest order Rubiks / magic cube

The largest order Rubiks / magic cube is 33x33x33 and was achieved by Grégoire Pfennig (France) in…

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Tallest man living

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Tallest man living

The tallest man living is Sultan Kösen (Turkey, b.10 December 1982) who measured 251 cm (8 ft 2.8…

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Longest snake in captivity ever

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Longest snake in captivity ever

The longest snake - ever (captivity) is Medusa, a reticulated python (python reticulatus), and is…

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Narrowest street

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Narrowest street

The narrowest street is in Reutlingen, Germany. It is called Spreuerhofstrasse and is measures 31 cm…

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Largest model train set

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Largest model train set

The largest model train set has a total track length of 15,400 m (50,525 ft), and is located at the…

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Longest monster truck

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Longest monster truck

The longest monster truck was created by Brad and Jen Campbell (both USA) of Big Toyz Racing and is…

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Largest hot dog cart

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Largest hot dog cart

The largest hot dog cart measures 2.81 m (9 ft 3 in) in width, 7.06 m (23 ft 2 in) in length, 3.72 m…

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Largest cowboy boot sculpture

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Largest cowboy boot sculpture

The tallest cowboy boot sculpture measures 10.74 m (35 ft 3 in) in height and was constructed by Bob…

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Largest comic book published

The largest comic book published measures 6,976.02 cm² (7 ft² 73.28 in²) and it is called Turma da…

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Highest mountain

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Highest mountain

The highest mountain in the world is Mount Everest. Its peak rises to 8,848 m (29,028 ft 9 in) – the…

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Largest wearable turban

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Largest wearable turban

The largest turban is made with 400 m (1,312 ft) of cloth and belongs to Major Singh (India), a…

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Largest playing card structure

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Largest playing card structure

The largest playing card structure was a replica of The Venetian® Macao, The Plaza® Macao and Sands…

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Smallest roadworthy non-production car

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Smallest roadworthy non-production car

The smallest roadworthy car measures 63.5 cm (25 in) high, 65.41 cm (2 ft 1.75 in) wide and 126.47…

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Largest hiking / work boot

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Largest hiking / work boot

The largest hiking boot measures 7.14 m (23 ft 5 in) long, 2.50 m (8 ft 2 in) wide and 4.2 m (13 ft…

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Shortest stuntman

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Shortest stuntman

Kiran Shah (UK) (b. 28 September 1956) is the shortest professional stuntman currently working in…

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Largest marker pen

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Largest marker pen

The largest marker pen measures 1.684 m (5 ft 6.3 in) long and 25.6 cm (10.08 in) wide, achieved by…

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Longest bicycle

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