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Old September 24th, 2009, 21:56   #6
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Originally Posted by Lythinca View Post
Heres a trick if you get a stripped screw.

1) Take a blue bic pen. (The ones with the non-see through blue plastic.).
2) Take ink out
3) Light pen plastic on fire, and wait until it melts.
4) Blow flame out and shove onto screw.
5) Wait 5 minutes until it hardens.
6) Unscrew.

Make sure your in well ventiliated area.

Ive done this trick to take apart my gamecube!
OH GOD DO NOT DO THIS EVER.

Get slightly larger tap and a slightly larger screw... and re-thread it..
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