'Biggest and Smallest'

Smallest Road Licensed Car

Posted by admin 01 Dec 2015 Comments Off
Smallest Road Licensed Car

The World Record of ‘smallest road-licensed car’ has been achieved by Mr. Austin Coulson from Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

The smallest car is 63.5cm high, 65.41cm wide and 126.47cm long. It has been licensed to be on the road at speeds of up to 40 km/h. It is built with a custom frame on a 57 Chevrolet Belair mock-up body, with a kiddy quad engine to power it. It is completely street legal, with a safety glass windshield, functioning windscreen wipers, tail lights, turn signals and brake lights and seat belt.

Largest Effigy of Ravan and Family Trio

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Largest Effigy of Ravan  and Family Trio

The World Record of ‘largest effigy of Ravan and Family trio’ has been achieved by Sarvjanik Dussehra Utsav Samiti from Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India.

On Oct 22, 2015; Samiti made the largest trio effigy which measured Ravan (110), Kumbhakaran (80) and Meghnath (80) feet.

Mr. Rajesh Munat; Minister Transport, PWD and Environment, Government of CG coordinated the program.

Biggest Thumb Sculpture

Posted by admin 23 Nov 2015 Comments Off
Biggest Thumb Sculpture

The World Record of ‘biggest thumb sculpture’ has been achieved by Le Pouce from Paris, France.

Mr. César Baldaccini has created this sculpture; the César. Le Pouce ‘The Thumb’ is an over-sized sculpture on display in the La Défense quarter of the City of Light. Tipping the scales at 18 tonnes, Mr. Baldaccini modelled this Twelve (12) metre high digit on his own thumb.

Most slanted Bridge

Posted by admin 22 Nov 2015 Comments Off
Most slanted Bridge

The World Record of ‘most slanted bridge’ has been achieved by The Eshima Ohashi bridge from Japan.

The1.7 km long, two lane Eshima Ohashi bridge is so vertiginous that ships can pass underneath it. It connects the cities of Matsue and Sakaiminato, spanning a mile across Lake Nakaumi. It has a gradient of 6.1 percent on the Shimane Prefecture side and 5.1 percent on the Tottori Prefecture side.

Largest Collection of Pokémon Memorabilia

Posted by admin 21 Nov 2015 Comments Off
 Largest Collection of Pokémon Memorabilia

The World Record of ‘largest collection of Pokémon memorabilia’ has been achieved by Ms. Lisa Courtney from Hertfordshire, UK.

Till August 21, 2014, the collection includes Sixteen Thousand Five Hundred (16500) Pokémon items brought from the UK, USA, France and Japan.

Largest Crossword

Posted by admin 21 Nov 2015 Comments Off
Largest Crossword

The World Record of ‘largest crossword’ has been achieved by tourism department from Lvov, Ukraine.

It has been imprinted on the side of a 30 meter tall apartment building, the world’s biggest crossword puzzle consists of 19 squares across and 34 squares in height. During the day the crossword appears empty – with the answers lighting up at night. The questions for the puzzle are located in different point of interests of the city: monuments, theatres, fountains etc. so people walking around the city can try to solve the puzzle and write down their answers. When night comes they can meet at this house and check how they did.

Biggest Cuckoo Clock

Posted by admin 09 Nov 2015 Comments Off
Biggest Cuckoo Clock

The World Record of ‘biggest cuckoo clock in the world’ has been achieved by the cuckoo clock from Triberg, Germany.

It is a traditional black forest cuckoo clock design scaled up 60 times the size of the original. It weighs 6 tonnes. The cuckoo itself is 4.5 meters long and weighs 150 kilograms. It is made of wood and entirely hand carved. The cuckoo calls once every quarter hour and then chimes every hour. The clock was commissioned to be built by Jerry Champion, Owner of Champ’s Clock Shop in 1986. Wolfgang Dold was the Seller and his Brother Alfons Dold carved the clock.

Smallest Chess Set

Posted by admin 03 Nov 2015 Comments Off
Smallest Chess Set

The World Record of ‘smallest chess set’ has been achieved by Mr. Ashok Kumar Garg from Khargoan, Madhya Pradesh, India.

As on Oct 14, 2015; Mr. Garg has made smallest chess set having the board dimensions 8x8x0.5 mm. Each square of the chess board is 1×1 mm. and among the pieces; the king sizes 3 mm while pawns 1 mm.

Largest Spider

Posted by admin 03 Nov 2015 Comments Off
Largest Spider

The World Record of ‘largest Spider’ has been achieved by male goliath bird-eating spider from Surinam, Guyana, French Guiana, Venezuela and Brazil.

The Goliath bird-eater (Theraphosa blondi) is a spider belonging to the tarantula family Theraphosidae. It is considered to be the largest spider in the world. It is the largest spider by mass.

Longest Music Marathon for a Radio Show (Team)

Posted by admin 03 Nov 2015 Comments Off
Longest Music Marathon for a Radio Show (Team)

The World Record of ‘longest music marathon for a radio show (team)‘ has been achieved by Mr. Mithun Ramesh and Ms. Sindhu Biju from Al Barsha, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

During December 5-9, 2014, at Hit 96.7 FM; team of two DJ, Mr. Ramesh and Ms. Sindhu achieved the music marathon for 84 hours 15 minutes.