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Old 07-18-2008, 02:02 AM   #1
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I have wanted some of those bottle cans for awhile but would rather buy water than Bud. Today I was at Walmart and at the register coolers the had Mountain Dew in 16 oz bottle cans. I grabbed two so I could check cap size. They were on sale for .75 ea., normally $1.50 ea. Needless to say I bought a case($18). Just thought I would let everyone know about them before they're all gone. They are the right cap size. At this price I think they are trying to clear them out.

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Old 07-18-2008, 02:04 AM   #2
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Dude, I'd rather drink Bud than all that Mountain Dew...

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Old 07-18-2008, 02:07 AM   #3
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the dew is for the kids, I would still rather have water unless someone else is buying

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Old 07-18-2008, 02:25 AM   #4
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I drank 2 cases of Mountain Dew for the Aluminum Cans.
Problem I have is I refuse to bottle Home Brew in those ridiculous Modern art bottles. so until I make friends with a sand blaster, They sit in the basement.

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Old 07-18-2008, 02:57 AM   #5
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if you have an air compresser, HF has a $30 portable sandblaster. Or you can get an air blower with a velocity stack and run the velocity stack through a small bottle of sand. the holes in the velocity stack will pick up the sand(especially if you shake it a little when using) its ghetto but it works.

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Old 07-18-2008, 04:19 AM   #6
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you mean aluminum bottles? I'm so confused

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Old 07-18-2008, 05:09 AM   #7
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yes aluminum bottles with crown caps. Take them any where glass is not allowed(lakes, beaches, state parks), ship them without fear of breakage, and lighter.

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As long as your using a bench capper, I don't see why not. I unfortunately only have a crappy wing capper, not good for threaded bottles.

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