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  1. Pisis

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    My borther forgot to shut off the table lamp which cuased this to my joystick... fortunately it's still alive and kicking (even it doesn't have Force Feedback)
     

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    Damn lucky it didnt catch fire and burn ur house down.....

    Did u smack him good????
     
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    I dunno if it was him, maybe someone else. But I'm sure it wasn't me - I take care of such things...
     
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    Looks pretty bad Pisis!
     
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    fortunately its working
     
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    Your table lamp must get pretty hot, I know mine does (halogen lamp) and I leave that on for hours at a time and my stick is fine...
     
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    our computer light's mounted high up on the wall.........
     
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    our not... :lol:
     
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    They shouldnt make desklamps so powerful that they overheat like that,
    thats so stupid if you think about it I you may have stacked or scatterd papers all over you desk, your desk could be at you window and cause a fire if you have drapes.
     
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    well in all honesty i believe it's up to the people to look out for stuff like that, not the manufactures..........
     
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    No the company is providing consumers with a dangerous product hense safety is always the manufacturers responsibility.
     
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    it's only dangerous if you use it incorrectly, it proberly says somewhere "Caution- can get hot" or something similar on it.........
     
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    not even on the packaging?
     
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    Nope :lol: Its really burny though :cry:
     
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    :lol: well i guess none of you are as smart as me :-k
     
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    Good job I have 999 on speed dial...
     
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