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Old 10-20-2007, 10:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hey, i just took 2 neodymium magnets out of a useless hard drive. but how do i store them properly so it doesnt interfere with any eletronics and also keep its magnetic.
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You could blend them up:

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lmao. off topic but funny.
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Those magnets arent going to lose their charge. Just dont go sticking them to something you dont want to erase, or crt monitors.
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You could blend them up:

that is a very powerful blender!!!!
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why do u need the magnets anyway?
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That blender... holy ****... I thought it was a joke or something, but looking into it, I guess it isn't...
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That blender... holy ****... I thought it was a joke or something, but looking into it, I guess it isn't...
For the price it cost, I guess it's really good.
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Yeah, they have other similarly cool movie things...

The $400 price tag drove me away though...
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