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March 18, 2013, 06:19:33 PM
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I wonder about printing a physical bitcoin at Shapeways, with the private key contained inside it.

The key could be a PGP armored printout, or whatever the equivalent is in bitcoinland.

Whoever handled it could not use the numbers.

This is probably unworkable.  I have had too much coffee.


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March 20, 2013, 04:45:35 PM
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March 21, 2013, 03:40:43 PM
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I wonder about printing a physical bitcoin at Shapeways, with the private key contained inside it.

The key could be a PGP armored printout, or whatever the equivalent is in bitcoinland.

Whoever handled it could not use the numbers.

This is probably unworkable.  I have had too much coffee.


Uh, printing the key inside so that you'll have to physically break it to see the code?  Huh

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March 21, 2013, 09:30:16 PM
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I wonder about printing a physical bitcoin at Shapeways, with the private key contained inside it.

The key could be a PGP armored printout, or whatever the equivalent is in bitcoinland.

Whoever handled it could not use the numbers.

This is probably unworkable.  I have had too much coffee.


Uh, printing the key inside so that you'll have to physically break it to see the code?  Huh

Yes.  Though now I think scratch 'n spend instead of 3D printing.



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