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Amanita
SILVER Member since Mar 2004

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Location: Halifax, NS

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Posted:What's the best way to get the end caps off of a pair of glowbug poi? I want to get the caps off so I can shorten the cord handles, and this will also be good to know when the batteries need changing. I don't want to damage the caps by using pointy objects to try and get them off.

Any suggestions? I wish these things just screwed off, it would make life alot easier.


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Bobbie


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Posted:Follow the instructions, eventually they work... but its quite hard to get them off.

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Malcolm
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Posted:Heat them up a bit. If the are warmer they come off a lot easier.
You could even try a hair dryer.
I will pass on your suggestion to the manufacturer.

Regards

Malcolm


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Amanita
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Posted:Thanks for passing that along- Something else that would be sweet, I know I would buy them- purple LED glowbugs and staffs- I know there are purple LED's out there..

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loki.c1687
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Posted:i put alittle cut on the cap of mine and they come off really easy(not too easy tho).
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loki.c1687
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Posted:maplin have puple led

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