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Re: Broken Light Bulb Base Removal Hack

Article: 7905 of alt.hackers
Newsgroups: alt.hackers
From: (Sean A. Long)
Subject: Re: Broken Light Bulb Base Removal Hack
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Date: Mon, 29 May 1995 18:56:18 GMT
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Jerry Leslie ( wrote:

:   and unscrew it, with the neoprene ring providing the friction.

Or cut a potato in half, smash the cut end up against it whilst baking
the other half in the microwave, and by the time you get the plug out, a
snack is waiting in the kitchen.

Sean Long




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