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Are your left and right hands the same size?

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Dave Grossman, Jun 27, 2004.


  1. My left hand fingers are about 1/8" to 3/16" longer than the fingers on my right hand. Kinda makes sense.

    How about you?

    - Dave
     
  2. Sonorous

    Sonorous

    Oct 1, 2003
    Denton, TX
    Yes, they are.
     
  3. Figjam

    Figjam

    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    just about.
     
  4. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    Mine are the same size, but my right hand is a little more muscular because... um... I play bass alot. Yeah, that's it.
     
  5. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Total Hyper-Elite Member Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2000
    San Diego (when not at Groom Lake)
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    Hair on the palm, too?
     
  6. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    I hear that's caused by playing too much bass.
     
  7. Gia

    Gia

    Feb 28, 2001
    roseability
    yes they are.

    my hands are exactly 1/3 the size of my boyfriend's hands as well.
     
  8. Matthew Bryson

    Matthew Bryson Guest

    Jul 30, 2001
    Well, I got them at the same time as a matched set - as far as I can tell, they are the same size.
    I've never had a scientific survey done to measure each digit to the exact micrometer, but for all practicle purposes - yes, they are the same.
    If I fan my fingers out, I can stretch a bigger gap between the fingers of my left hand.
    My hands are exactly 1/6 the size of Gia's boyfriend's hands. Now those two have both got some big mitts!
     
  9. Gia

    Gia

    Feb 28, 2001
    roseability
    your hands are 2.416 cm long? :p
     
  10. Matthew Bryson

    Matthew Bryson Guest

    Jul 30, 2001
    Yes. They are.


    I am a Yard Gnome.
    :ninja:
     
  11. Gia

    Gia

    Feb 28, 2001
    roseability
    bitchin'! :D
     
  12. Mine are 12'
     
  13. Squidfinger

    Squidfinger I wish I could sing like Rick Danko.

    Jan 7, 2004
    Shreveport LA
    Holy shyte! :eek:

    The fingers on my left hand are all 1-2 cm's longer than the ones on the right :confused: .
     
  14. Me too. But my thumbs are the same lenght.
     
  15. fatbassjazzer

    fatbassjazzer

    Feb 27, 2004
    ATL
    As far as I can tell my fingers are the same length, but my left foot is bigger than my right foot...odd.
     
  16. Nick man

    Nick man

    Apr 7, 2002
    Tampa Bay
    Whoa.... I just noticed something really weird!

    My whole life everything on my right has been more....

    More hair, better hearing, bigger etc....

    Now my left hand and feel are bigger than my right!

    ::goes to check the rest of his physiology::
     
  17. It's funny, I just noticed that my right hand thumb is about 5% larger than my left-hand thumb. I'm just a freak!

    - Dave
     
  18. Pause

    Pause

    Jun 4, 2003
    Miami, FL
    I just checked... and the fingers on my left hand are slightly longer than the ones on my right
     
  19. You're all freaks!!!












    :bag: Just kidding guys. threads like this just go to show that there is no normal, but there is commonly odd :p
     
  20. I think my left index finger is longer than the right one. My pinkies are really crooked.