[clug] how to get a foreign object out of a headphone socket

Bryan Kilgallin kilgallin at iinet.net.au
Sat Dec 8 11:12:23 UTC 2018


> Heat a pin and push it in.  Let it cool and you might have enough grip 
> to pull it out.
> One of the phone repair places at the Tuggeranong Hyperdome did that to 
> get a broken bit of plastic out of a headphone socket for me.

The problem substance is silica. Whose melting point is 1713 degrees C!


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