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Won't that also increase the copper content?
A penny weighs 0.088 oz. It is 2.5% copper. So a penny provides 0.0022 oz of copper. 5 pennies would bring 0.011 oz of copper, or roughly 3/10 of a gram. So, not much.
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A penny weighs 0.088 oz. It is 2.5% copper. So a penny provides 0.0022 oz of copper. 5 pennies would bring 0.011 oz of copper, or roughly 3/10 of a gram. So, not much.
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Humor; it is a difficult concept.
On the other hand, Good Humor is a simple concept and delicious.

And it can be kept in a stainless steel freezer, regardless of how much loose change you glue to the outside of the door.

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On the other hand, Good Humor is a simple concept and delicious.

And it can be kept in a stainless steel freezer, regardless of how much loose change you glue to the outside of the door.
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This thread has gone much better than I expected.
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I hate my stainless steel refrigerator. Bought it for the new house in 2008. About a week after purchase, my nephew who was about 4 at the time, ran in and placed his grubby paw on the fridge. To this day, there is a handprint about 2 feet from the bottom. Palm and all 5 fingers. No amount of scrubbing, wiping, "special stainless steel refrigerator cleaner/polisher" will remove it.

Other stains also are vexing. It gets fingerprints and smudges seemingly by osmosis. Just standing next to the dams thing gets it mucked up.

And when I tired to apply a little elbow grease with the recommended soft cloth, it made scratchy lines. And any amount of pressure creates a bright spot easily discernible from the base matte hue. Now I'm afraid to try to use any sort of wipe or cloth on it. I sure wish I had a white Frigidaire that would clean up easily with a cloth and a squirt of 409.

And, no, it does not hold a magnet.

That damn handprint! Every day it mocks me.

(And it's not some knockoff brand. It's an LG that cost dearly).
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I'll take stainless or another bare metal style finish. Matches everything. Black and white are fine I guess, but not as neutral. Metal finish is better at hiding scratches etc, I could care less about finger prints, but not much less. Wipe the thing and use the handles from now on.

There used to be a lot of models available in faux Stainless finish that were magnetic, maybe that has changed.
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Old 09-13-2019, 09:32 PM
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Some stainless appliances have fingerprint resistance as well. Our Maytag does, and it lets us stick magnets on the front.
Yeah. My best friend has a stainless fridge with the OP's problem, it only allows magnets on the side. We bought one a couple of years later, and it does allow magnets on the front. No issues with fingerprints either, so I guess it has the same coating as yours.
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