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My tax dollars at work.
Well we trained with explosives minimum 2 times a month, and since we where using the C4, we didnt mind. But you can get effetive results by unscrewing the drive cover plate and hitting the platters with a punch. It shatters the platters.


Here are more of your tax dollars. Andros Mk3 robot by Remotec:

This model costs $350k, and in one busy month we lost 8. But the lives these robots save makes it worth every penny. his pic was taked with my spotting scope.
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Well we trained with explosives minimum 2 times a month, and since we where using the C4, we didnt mind. But you can get effetive results by unscrewing the drive cover plate and hitting the platters with a punch. It shatters the platters.


Here are more of your tax dollars. Andros Mk3 robot by Remotec:

This model costs $350k, and in one busy month we lost 8. But the lives these robots save makes it worth every penny. his pic was taked with my spotting scope.
For saving lives how about no war at all!

My cousin helped develop Predator. Saves lives too but he said a lot of idiots somehow "lost them". *Sigh* then they blame the engineers.


Edit: I got repped for this lol.
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awesome video. Inspired!
    
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When I was in the military, I was in Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD). We used to have a guy from COMSEC (secure Communications) request us to disose of thir classified HDDs out at our range. So he would come to our shop, then we would take him out to the range while he watched us place a block of C4 (that was our limit on our taining range) on the HDDs. We then cleard him out, prepared the electric initiators, and blew them all up! I wish I had a video though...

edit: Here are some of the shots I did in Iraq:
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Wow thats pretty badass, now I finally understand your avatar . lol
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hehe nice
    
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Lolz
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You should hook that back up. lol
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I would still run DBAN on it just to be sure and follow it off with a "soft cloth and any non-ammonia cleanser"
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Wouldnt there still be data on the drive though??
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what drive?
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Wouldnt there still be data on the drive though??
But can you run that drive to retrieve the data?
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