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Well, I had the bright idea to freeze some sprite cans and then put them in the water to cool them down after I realized that buying a bag of ice and putting it in the water was not very effective because the plastic that was surrounding the ice did not transfer the heat very well at all.

The following are the results of what happens when you attempt to freeze a soda can. May this experiment R.I.P



Picture 1: This is what it looked like to me after I opened my freezer after having the soda cans in there all night. I wondered what that ice was covering everything and then I relized it was frozen sprite.





Pictures 2-4: The last three pictures that I took is what the soda cans that I found look like. I seem to be missing 1 can, which I think is still somewhere hidden in the freezer, it might have blown into the back or something of the freezer, but at this moment I have still yet to find it.







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post #2 of 27
Scoop out the sprite and have slushies.

Yep pressurized soda cans and freezers do not mix. Next time try the plastic bottles they can expand with the frozen beverage.

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lol you didnt know they would explode!? that sucks man, you got one hell of a sticky mess to clean up now! hzve fun!
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Your crazy...
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Indeed... I didnt want to use plastic because plastic isn't the greatest heat transfer(er).


lol, i can just leave it, ice is ice right...?
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mmm lots of ben & jerry's and corn dogs! My fav!

lol cans of drink in the freezer what ever next!
    
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I feel stupid now.
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post #8 of 27
Ha, I did that by accident with Mountain Dew (I wanted to quickly cool it down before I drank it)

I ended up leaving it in the freezer overnight instead of for 30 mins like I was going to do and there was this yellow "snow" all over the place.
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I should take some of your reps away for that one I guess everyone does it once. I like to go to my friends house and stick a can of coke in the fridge. I also stick random items into his ice despinser. So the next time he gets ice A random object falls into his cup. Hot dogs are the best for that.

Pierogies, Corn dogs and Ben and jerrys. That is some good stuff
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Chopes
I feel stupid now.
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