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Old 01-09-2015, 11:53 AM
CalMeacham CalMeacham is offline
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Originally Posted by wevets View Post
Sometimes older 1977- and 1978-model heads have been known to pop off under low pressure situations, like high-altitude mountaineering or attempting to remember the phone numbers of ex-lovers, but I believe they were all recalled and the faulty pins that caused the problem were replaced. He must just have come across one of those older heads that had not been repaired.
Well, heck, the Trollenberg units had no problem pulling off heads, even of mountaineers. But they weren't human beings, after all. And they usually froze them, first.