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Old 11-14-2012, 09:31 PM   #21
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I save them for my buddy to store his "special" tobacco in.

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Old 11-15-2012, 05:08 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by kblankenship11 View Post
I save them for my buddy to store his "special" tobacco in.
Longbottom? Or Old Toby?

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Old 11-15-2012, 05:28 PM   #23
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Originally Posted by Brew-ta-sauraus

Soak the vial in warm water for an hour. You can then peel off the label. For the goo remaining soak the vial in PBW overnight or for a couple days the goo gets soft and rolls righ off the vial.
I put a glass of tap water in the microwave for three minutes and then submerged the vial in the hot water for another three minutes. The label comes right off. Then take some goo gone right after that to get the last bits hanging on. Ten minutes max and I was doing other things most of that time.
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Old 11-15-2012, 05:38 PM   #24
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I keep one in my jam room for use as a slide on various stringed instruments.

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