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Subject: How to test your dice... with SCIENCE! rss

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Testing to make sure they are balanced for truly random rolls.

http://www.monkeysfightingrobots.com/20-sided-dice-d20/
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From the article, above.

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So I've seen this stuff occasionally and I find it interesting and all but what I haven't seen is what do you do when you find out your dice is improperly weighted?
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Pieter Lust
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mafman6 wrote:
So I've seen this stuff occasionally and I find it interesting and all but what I haven't seen is what do you do when you find out your dice is improperly weighted?


Try and (ab)use it to your advantage...
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mafman6 wrote:
So I've seen this stuff occasionally and I find it interesting and all but what I haven't seen is what do you do when you find out your dice is improperly weighted?
plust wrote:


Try and (ab)use it to your advantage...
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I tired testing my dice with science, not one of them new the melting point of sheep.
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Jonathan Meltzer
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Does this work for dice that are less round, I.e. d8, d12, etc?
 
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Somewhere, Lou Zocchi is gleefully cackling and muttering "I told you so!" to random passers-by.
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Back in the day, we used a computer program to determine the average roll. The input? Several hundred rolls...entered by hand.
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slatersteven wrote:
I tired testing my dice with science, not one of them new the melting point of sheep.
"Trick Question" since it depended upon were such "ewe", "ram", 'black', "Wolf in sheepskin-disguise" whilst some ONLY have wood-"4"-sheep still? robot
 
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