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New coke bottle caps

Postby OutToWinPAHC » Fri Mar 07, 2008 4:48 pm

Yeah so after forever the changed the caps. They feel a bit different, but they are hard to get back on... Why must we change things that work just fine.

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Re: New coke bottle caps (OutToWinPAHC)

Postby Tulsa_S-13 » Fri Mar 07, 2008 4:50 pm

I thought the same exact thing the other day.

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Postby rn79870 » Fri Mar 07, 2008 5:02 pm

Made in China?

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Re: New coke bottle caps (rn79870)

Postby OutToWinPAHC » Fri Mar 07, 2008 5:04 pm

Does not say where the bottle is made, just under the authority of, but the bottles are filled at the local Philadelphia Plant

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Postby datsunzcar84 » Fri Mar 07, 2008 5:06 pm

so you spill it and have to buy more coke????
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Postby Axel Grungy » Fri Mar 07, 2008 5:17 pm

its so you cant close it and drink the whole thing while its fizzy lol, then have to get another.

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Re: New coke bottle caps (Tulsa_S-13)

Postby jdshift » Fri Mar 07, 2008 5:20 pm

User error? I don't find it any more of an issue to remove, or put back on. Don't want to offend anybody........... just my .02 cents.
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Re: New coke bottle caps (jdshift)

Postby OutToWinPAHC » Fri Mar 07, 2008 5:26 pm

It closes but you gotta try harder, you almost have to stop and stare at it to make sure the threads are gonna line up

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Postby danielekfuj » Fri Mar 07, 2008 5:46 pm

probably made by alcoa. EWWW, DIET!!!!!
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Postby nismofly » Fri Mar 07, 2008 6:05 pm

yeah its pretty much everything coke makes too, dasani, vault, not sure about powerade

i damn near dumped a vault all over my car today because i couldnt get the cap back on

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Postby Dire91 » Fri Mar 07, 2008 7:36 pm

I haven't seen the new caps on coke bottle around me yet.

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Postby zerepdivad » Fri Mar 07, 2008 7:51 pm

Yeah they got em like that on the dasani bottles too. obviously since it's a coca cola product. but i had no issues taking it off or putting it back on though...
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Postby happy408 » Fri Mar 07, 2008 8:14 pm

it feels like its gunna pop off even though you twisted it on all the way. i blame the tiny cap and coke for that idea


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Postby NismoDriver240 » Fri Mar 07, 2008 8:18 pm

yea i've seen these caps a while now, they're trying to make it a little like the old pop top caps, but yet still a screw on/off. they are really small tho

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Postby Urabus GodofTraction » Fri Mar 07, 2008 8:25 pm

To be fair, the old designs sucked if you have even the slightest bit of moisture on your hands.
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Postby NismoDriver240 » Fri Mar 07, 2008 8:55 pm



or if the thin lines that made for grip ever for some reason were stripped. idk how it happens but it happened alot

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Postby xckid » Sat Mar 08, 2008 10:06 am

their small and they piss me off lol
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Re: (xckid)

Postby srpowered240sx » Sat Mar 08, 2008 10:15 am

xckid wrote:their small and they piss me off lol
i said that to a stripper last night.......verbatim.

as for the coke caps......ehh, i dont drink enough soda to notice.
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Re: New coke bottle caps (OutToWinPAHC)

Postby Loki » Sat Mar 08, 2008 10:37 am

Have you tried the old trick of putting the cap on firmly and rotating counter-clockwise until the threads lock evenly?
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Re: New coke bottle caps (Loki)

Postby srpowered240sx » Sat Mar 08, 2008 12:13 pm

Loki wrote:Have you tried the old trick of putting the cap on firmly and rotating counter-clockwise until the threads lock evenly?
last time i checked, counter clockwise is unscrewing something. my folks taught me when i was young- lefty loosey, righty to tighten something up.......they were never good at rhyming.
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Re: New coke bottle caps (srpowered240sx)

Postby notslow » Sat Mar 08, 2008 12:15 pm

I try not to consume a product that emergency services have used to clean blood stains off roadways.

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Re: New coke bottle caps (notslow)

Postby srpowered240sx » Sat Mar 08, 2008 12:23 pm

cleans toilet bowls pretty good too......not that i was cleaning anything, i got drunk and spilled my rum and coke while i was taking a piss. next morning, sparkling clean!!
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Postby otterman » Sat Mar 08, 2008 1:05 pm

Drink it out of a can. Studies show it tastes 100% better

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Re: New coke bottle caps (srpowered240sx)

Postby nismofly » Sat Mar 08, 2008 1:20 pm

srpowered240sx wrote:last time i checked, counter clockwise is unscrewing something. my folks taught me when i was young- lefty loosey, righty to tighten something up.......they were never good at rhyming.
lefty loosey rightey tightey

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Re: New coke bottle caps (nismofly)

Postby srpowered240sx » Sat Mar 08, 2008 1:22 pm

nismofly wrote:
lefty loosey rightey tightey
thank you captain obvious for ruining my perfectly good joke. wanna come over and kick my dog while your at it?? ridiculous............jk.
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Postby nismofly » Sat Mar 08, 2008 1:23 pm

wasnt sure you were being serious, believe it or not not too many people i know have heard that, i learned it from a science teacher in HS

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Postby srpowered240sx » Sat Mar 08, 2008 1:26 pm

nismofly wrote:wasnt sure you were being serious, believe it or not not too many people i know have heard that, i learned it from a science teacher in HS
im not good at jokes, i tried to tell my roomate a knock knock joke, only got to "knock knock", he said, "hold on, theres someone at the door" and got up to check the front door!!!
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Re: New coke bottle caps (srpowered240sx)

Postby Loki » Sat Mar 08, 2008 1:26 pm

srpowered240sx wrote:
last time i checked, counter clockwise is unscrewing something. my folks taught me when i was young- lefty loosey, righty to tighten something up.......they were never good at rhyming.
Yeah. That's what I mean. You unscrew it and it falls onto the threads evenly, then tighten it...
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Re: New coke bottle caps (Loki)

Postby srpowered240sx » Sat Mar 08, 2008 1:28 pm

Loki wrote:Yeah. That's what I mean. You unscrew it and it falls onto the threads evenly, then tighten it...
oh, got it. you young macguyver you!
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Re: New coke bottle caps (Loki)

Postby stopatnothing » Sat Mar 08, 2008 1:30 pm

F*ck Coke. DP (Dr Pepper? donkey punch? you decide...) FTW.
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