proper disposal of a monitor

Paul Seamons paul at
Mon Sep 24 15:16:35 MDT 2007

> The "proper" method of disposing of a TV or monitor is to take off the
> outer case, then put it in a cardboard box (the thicker the cardboard,
> the better).  Push a crowbar down inside, close the flaps, turn your
> head away from the box, and break the neck with the crowbar.  (The neck
> is that rear part that gets skinny right before another board is
> connected to the rear of the picture tube).

Without the nice thick cardboard box (and possibly even with), the neck will 
become a nice embedded decoration on your ceiling - assuming that the ceiling 
is the only thing directly over tube.


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