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Beer Can as Noise Maker

A clever way to repurpose an everyday item.

By Andra Chantim and Julia Edelstein
Beer canJames Wojcik

Cut down on drinking? You can still start 2012 off with a bang—or at least a rattle. Drop a dozen coins into a clean, empty beer can and seal the opening with tape. When the clock strikes 12, shake some noise.

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