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Apr 17

Stuff I Learned the Hard Way – Dropping Acid

WHAT’S PLAYING: Gym Class Heroes feat. Neon Hitch “Ass Back Home”

When handling a two liter glass bottle of extremely concentrated nitric acid over a concrete floor,  be very, VERY careful.


I had to wriggle out of pair of dissolving work boots without touching them, all the while yelling, “Shit! Shit! Shit!

We had to shut down the building and call in the fire brigade to clean it up.


It was a thing.


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