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Fighting 15s24 Nov 2013 9:06 a.m. PST

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Just to illustrate how well packaged paint can limit leaks, a picture provided only this weekend by a customer.

This was one of four pots shipped to a customer in Belgium, and the only one of the four to leak. Before shipping I had tightened all the screw caps, bagged each pot in a separate bag, taped down the bag, and put the padded box containing the paints inside another padded box. I'm not sure what else I could have done to prevent leakage of the pot, but the leak didn't make it any further.

Ian

KatieL Inactive Member24 Nov 2013 10:25 a.m. PST

You can see how *five* of those going off at the same time would utterly devastate a sorting office though…

Cerdic Supporting Member of TMP24 Nov 2013 12:33 p.m. PST

Clearly a major disaster narrowly averted! Posties rejoice!


(On a serious note – good packaging there!)

Personal logo Ditto Tango 2 3 Supporting Member of TMP Inactive Member24 Nov 2013 1:43 p.m. PST

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Zargon Inactive Member24 Nov 2013 3:31 p.m. PST

And this is what the PO and EU anti terrorism policy makers are afraid of. LOL bunch of pillocks.

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