I Remember Hand Can Openers

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    Can Openers

    I got rid of my electric can opener over 10 years ago...only use the hand held one...works fine. Helped me understand how to simplify my life!
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    Apr 8, 2011

    Knife To Open Cans

    Knife is the best tool we have at home to open a can. If you don't know how to open a can using a knife, don't worry. You'll learn it  when you're really hungry and all you have are canned goods.
    dazzlingeyes dazzlingeyes
    18-21, F
    Oct 26, 2010
    TheEnduringSunrise TheEnduringSunrise
    22-25, F
    Jun 11, 2015

    Still Use Mine

    Remember? They are very handy and perfect for large cans that don't fit in the electric type. Recently I was pet sitting at someone's home and I couldn't for the life of me get their can opener to work, I looked in their drawer for this wonderful tool and nope, they didn't own...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique
    8 Responses Jan 4, 2011

    Ha! Such Antique!

    When i visit grandparents home, it is still possible to find that thing :D And, sometimes, i have a chance to use it :)))
    Bekther Bekther
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Oct 31, 2010

    Hee Hee

    Well considering I grew up with hand can openers and first used those before the electric ones I sure hope so I'dremember hand can openers. And I hope I would because I still have one and at times have had to use it. They are actually not bad and last longer than some of the...
    purplebutterfly14 purplebutterfly14
    18-21, F
    May 3, 2011
    Thespistx Thespistx
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jun 13, 2015

    Remember...i've Never Owned An Electirc One!

    I don't think I'll ever buy an electric can opener. To me that's just damn lazy. The day i buy one of those is the day I'll buy and automatic page turner.
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    Apr 3, 2012

    Hand Can Opener

    We have an electric can opener which we never used, brand new still in the box from years ago.  We also have the hand can opener and this is the one we always use, if it works, why not?  ;)
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Nov 9, 2010
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