I'm having a hard time visulizing this, is there anyway you can
take a picture and send it to me... I would love to see this !
Sorry, I didn't take a picture and will not be setting it up again
until spring, but I'll try one more description...
The rings have a "string" (cable, actually) tied to them, about 2
feet long, with a weight on the end. The topper for a pedestal has
holes drilled in it. The ring is on one side of the hole (on top of
the pedestal), the string and weight on the other (inside the
pedestal). People can pick up the ring, try it on, play with it-- it
is on a string. The weight pulls it back down to its hole, where it
stands at attention because there's weight pulling it down.
This worked out great except for the two middle-aged ladies who
thought it great fun to pick up the rings and let them go in mid-air
so they would snap back to place with a loud crack (not making this
I hope this word-picture is cleraer. If not, I'll do a drawing and
put it on my blog.