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    Respirator cartridge for Bromine?

    I once breathed in Bromine vapour and it didn't affect me at all, ik, ik, ik, i ,nkakmijfsiisajf:toxic:didisioi,dddddhsaiIOoioLOAOI:cake::lightbulb2::frankenstein::einstein::danger: they're coming to take me away HA HA:laughing:
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    Model Lungs

    Is there a blockage or restriction in the pipe?
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    Asbestos floors

    Well done Kaj!:greatjob:
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    Model Lungs

    Oooooh Matron!!!!!
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    Lab logger

    Have a look at the LabLogger User Group at the bottom of the list.
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    Discs with marbles

    Probably wax 'cos I don't think that petroleum jelly would hold a marble's weight.
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    Sheep head help!

    I noticed the roadkill Buddah!
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    Sheep head help!

    I bought a pigs head from the butcher, for domestic use, I asked him to leave the eyes in, as it then would see me through the week!!:)
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    I've been working for 50 years, always in a scientific environment, and I've noticed, and commented on this, over the years, but there seems to be a preponderance of Librans, as I am, amongst my colleagues.
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    Bubbles in Thermometers

    Oooohhhh Matron!!!!
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    How do *you* pronounce chromatography

    I have a teacher who pronounces Biuret as buy-ure-ray, I've often wondered, is she correct or are 99% of us wrong?
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    Geiger Tube Holder

    I don't quite understand why they cost so much, glorified bulb holder really aren't they? I suppose they charge so much because you are forced to pay it if you need one , it would be difficult/ unsafe to codge something up. I wonder if you could get a PET to BNC adaptor?
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    Welcome Becky, don't worry if we all appear to be mad, it's because we ARE all mad!!!!:D
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    An alternative to the Potassium manganate diffusion prac' please.

    We sometimes use onions in a frying pan over the bunsen on the front bench. The students put their hands up when they smell the onions.
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    Any Animals for sale

    Animals for sale? You can have some of our students for free!! :)
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    Advice for someone purchasing a flat?

    I know two separate people who have bought a flat recently(in the last year) and both now regret it. The maintenance charges cost an arm and a leg already, but they then ask for extra when unforeseen problems with the building arise. It's not always apparent what your future costs may be. This...
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    Banana plugs

    These 'Basket' type plugs are a bit of a basket case aren't they? Hee Hee
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    Solid chemical store cupboard smells fishy

    I would concur, Amines smell of fish and also overheating PC boards smell fishy, otherwise, what have people been getting up to in there!!?? ;) :laughing:
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    equipment ID please

    I used to use these when working in analytical labs, ours were not only self filling with a pressurised system, but also self zeroing. Saves lots of time when you have loads of titrations to carry out. We had a bank of six of these with different reagents/concentrations set on a plastic board...
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    Your prep room quick &/or easy wins

    Trolleys (Trollies?) for anything, especially heavy or bulky stuff Optics Trolley- (not for spirits unfortunately) with ray boxes ,filters, lenses etc Electrics Trolley Power Pack Trolley 6th form Microscope Trolley Yrs 7-11 Microscope Trolley Masses, pulleys, springs, half metre rules Trolley...