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RE: [AT-L] Re: [AT-L] thanks Ryan, and a question for all

In message Thu, 3 Oct 1996 10:29:19 -0500 (CDT),
  Milt Webb <milt@iqsc.com>  writes:

> On Thu, 3 Oct 1996, Sharon Sharpe wrote:
>>   Now a question.... I have a Gaz stove which uses those little
>>   cartridges.  I now have 2 of these empty cartridges and just can't
>>   quite bring myself to toss them in the trash.  What does one do
>>   with these things???  Since they still seem to have something in them,
>>   but not enough to light, can they be recycled like a tin can?? or
>>   should they be tossed out??  Should I use them as unique decorative
>>   items around the house????  Any Ideas would be appreciated.
> There's a small blurb in Backpacker this month about this. Someone has
> built a recycling machine that punctures all types of small propane
> bottles rendering them safe to be recycled with other metals.
> So save them and encourage your local recycler, or outfitter to get one
> of these. It also said that interest groups might seek sponsorships from
> corporations etc. to buy one of these. I think cost was about $500.

If a hole is required, wouldn't it be more fun and less expensive to use
them for target practice?

--  Frank     reid@indiana.edu