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About those giant magnets...
Ouch.

I was playing around with some small (but extremely powerful) magnets out of a hard drive I disassembled at work, not much larger than a quarter, when two of them snapped together on my knuckle. Let's just say it took about two hours to stop the bleeding completely.
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post #72 of 87
Run one over a belt sander for 30 seconds.

It's done.
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post #73 of 87
use em as railgun ammo to keep off the FBI... (CP, V&)
thats high voltages, electromagnetism, and physical destruction in less than a second.
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You have heard of will it blend? How about "will it shred?"

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You have heard of will it blend? How about "will it shred?"

YouTube - Secure Electronic Media Shredder in action
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2 words: Microwave oven
MSRP$100-500
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The machines costs $11,500, which includes a one-year warranty (return to factory).
LOL!
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post #78 of 87
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About those giant magnets...
Now i have to see these one day.
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post #79 of 87
theres a couple household devices that have those magnets in them, they are
neodymium magnets

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neodymium_magnet

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As NIB magnets produced in China have become less expensive in the last few years, the toy industry has used millions of them in magnetic building sets and other products including magnetic jewelry. Marky Sparky Toys uses them in their Magnetic Dart Boards, Rose Art Industries of New Jersey, now owned by Mega Brands, Inc. of Montreal, Canada, manufactures a popular line of Magnetix and Magna Man toys containing neodymium magnets the size and shape of aspirin tablets. The small cylindrical magnets are used at the ends or corners of plastic pieces in order to allow connections of multiple pieces. The Magnetix brand was the subject of a March, 2006 recall notice by the Consumer Product Safety Commission as well as numerous consumer lawsuits due to product safety concerns. In defective kits the NIB magnets became dislodged from their plastic housing, and many children of varying ages consumed the small magnets; see health hazards below.
they are probably still used in some toys, or u can just order smaller ones from that site
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post #80 of 87
well i killed mine.
i just hit it with a hammer and smashed all the top of the disk .
and the Bord in...

so now i know it dont work.
    
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