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    Never seen a 9v battery do this before...

    Got home at the weekend from holiday and noticed that the battery cover on one of the PIR sensors was on the floor. Had a closer look and found that this had happened to the battery....never seen anything like it before happening with a 9v.
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    Maybe you got back just in time to stop a burglary? The battery was obviously the inside man - disabling the security :-)

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    Nice... I would hope that the tamper circuit on your alarm was triggered mind!

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    Quote Originally Posted by SC-UK View Post
    Maybe you got back just in time to stop a burglary? The battery was obviously the inside man - disabling the security :-)
    If the police catch him, I hope they put him in a dry cell.

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    Quote Originally Posted by laserblazer View Post
    If the police catch him, I hope they put him in a dry cell.
    They'll probably just let him off without charge

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    Quote Originally Posted by laserblazer View Post
    If the police catch him, I hope they put him in a dry cell.
    Only if they have the capacity. And let's hope he doesn't resist arrest!

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    They'll probably just give him a caution and send him ohm.

    I once had a PP3 battery in my pocket which started to get quite warm. It was shorting out on some coins in my pocket. Not a problem now I work in education.

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    Quote Originally Posted by laserblazer View Post
    It was shorting out on some coins in my pocket. Not a problem now I work in education.
    Plastic coins now?


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    Naa, only paper money and plastic cards - obviously too well paid :-)

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    Those replies are shocking


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    Quote Originally Posted by srochford View Post
    Naa, only paper money and plastic cards - obviously too well paid :-)
    A teacher! Run!!


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    This has happened to other people too...
    Comments: Exploding 9V Duracell alkaline battery

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    Quote Originally Posted by srochford View Post
    Naa, only paper money and plastic cards - obviously too well paid :-)
    Not a teacher so no money at all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SC-UK View Post
    They'll probably just let him off without charge
    nah, I reckon he'll be done for Avolt and battery

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gatt View Post
    nah, I reckon he'll be done for Avolt and battery
    Don't be so negative

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