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Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by swise, Dec 5, 2009.

  1. Dec 5, 2009 at 7:31 AM
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    swise

    swise [OP] TRIFECTA!!!

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    dropped my blackberry in the toilet this morning. As most of us older guys know, once we start the pee process we are commited till the bladder is empty. So, I just watched my phone play submarine and tried to avoid pissing on it directly. It is now dismantled and submerged in dessicant, but i have little hope it will ever turn back on.
    :(
     
  2. Dec 5, 2009 at 7:31 AM
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    moto932

    moto932 What's the matter, Colonel Sandurz? CHICKEN?

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  3. Dec 5, 2009 at 7:34 AM
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    Brunes

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    Yikes....Good luck. What are you using for a desiccant??
     
  4. Dec 5, 2009 at 7:36 AM
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    :rofl:
    Sorry about your phone
     
  5. Dec 5, 2009 at 8:09 AM
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    swise

    swise [OP] TRIFECTA!!!

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    This stuff we use in the crates turbine engines get stored in. it must be good stuff!:D
     
  6. Dec 5, 2009 at 8:10 AM
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    Solid Call....Hope that works out.
     
  7. Dec 5, 2009 at 8:12 AM
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    swise

    swise [OP] TRIFECTA!!!

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    thanks all for the condolences!
     
  8. Dec 5, 2009 at 8:15 AM
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    sorry to hear this happened :eek:
    Ask Chris4x4 he's an expert at fixing phones :D
     
  9. Dec 5, 2009 at 8:33 AM
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    Janster Old & Forgetful

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    Lame..... dude....
    You should've reached in there and got it out and then continued to pee.
    If you're lucky, you might be able to save it.

    My mother-in-law dropped her Env3 in the toilet. Removed battery, and just let it dry out and blew a lot of air in & around it.... it's fine now.
     
  10. Dec 5, 2009 at 8:39 AM
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    There was an article about this in Pupluar Mechanic (or equivalent) magazine. They say to turn it off, dismantlke it and use rice as the dessicant (assuming yoiu haven't got access to a better product, like the OP has).

    Phones have a habit of dropping out of shirt pockets when bending over. I was bending over to scoop the dog's poop this week and realized that my phone was in my pocket so took it out. Something else that was in there fell out and landed in the pile of poop. And without going into too much detail this early in the morning, the poop was of a consistency that would have meant that the phone would have gone 'splash' :puke:
     
  11. Dec 5, 2009 at 8:39 AM
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    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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    at least it wasnt poop
     
  12. Dec 5, 2009 at 11:37 AM
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    mntbiker2008 First I derp.. then I herp

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    maybe put it in a bowl of rice? sux dude.. ive had that happen... i jst went and got a new phone. no way in hell was i going to put that thing up to my ear again. :eek:...it was a p.o.s. any way... no pun intended
     
  13. Dec 5, 2009 at 1:44 PM
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    swise [OP] TRIFECTA!!!

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    damn thing works now! after all day of heating it. Had problems putting the shell back together requiring lots o glue, but at least its operational again!:)
     
  14. Dec 5, 2009 at 2:06 PM
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    at least it wasn't jerzey. glad it works now.:woot:
     
  15. Dec 5, 2009 at 2:07 PM
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    SlurpeeBlueMetallic

    SlurpeeBlueMetallic FFFFFFUUUUUUUUUUUUUUU...

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    Sweet... now hopefully you don't have to look forward to a lingering odor! :eek:
     
  16. Dec 6, 2009 at 11:50 AM
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    so what were you doing pissing with your phone out? i mean i can understand talking while you poop because its more ninji like, but while pissing? unless you piss sitting down?
     
  17. Dec 7, 2009 at 3:55 AM
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    swise [OP] TRIFECTA!!!

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    I was multitasking:D
     
  18. Dec 7, 2009 at 3:56 AM
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    AHAHAAHAHHAHAHAHAAH you couldnt just turn and pee in your shower? LOL!OLOL! o MAN!
     
  19. Dec 7, 2009 at 4:15 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

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    Good to know, I have the same phone, lol. Hopefully that'll never happen tho because I'd be tempted to flush it & walk away as much as I love phones anyway.:D
     
  20. Dec 7, 2009 at 1:52 PM
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    nd Radical Town. It's a hell of a place!

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    you cant stop peeing as you age? weird
     
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