MINI BELIEVE IT OR NOT –
Curious to see just how bad a paper cut can be, a carpenter replaced his buzz saw blade with a piece of paper and cut through wood.
- John Heisz was curious about whether a flimsy piece of paper could actually cut anything
- He created a paper saw by replacing his buzz saw blade with a piece of circular cut paper
- The paper saw cut through paper, cardboard, and even a small piece of wood
- The flimsy paper could not cut all the way through a thicker block of wood or an aluminum can
“BIONs” – short for Believe It or Not – is the word we use at Ripley’s to refer to anything that is unbelievable and worthy to become part of Ripley’s lore and collection.