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Disk drive fired 'Frisbees of death' across data centre after storage admin crossed his wires

Alan Brown Silver badge

> *Because once bitten....

A chemistry lecturer I know used to wander around the hall whilst mixing up black powder in a mortar and pestle. Cue nervous students trying not to be near him.

He stopped doing it after a former student showed up minus 2 fingers. Said student had become a science teacher and tried the same stunt without realising that you need to keep the mixture wet to prevent ignition...

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