This page has been robot translated, sorry for typos if any. Original content here.

How to open a tin with a spoon

Как открыть консерву ложкой

Lifkhak (from life hacking) - in slang means little cunning, "folk wisdom" or useful advice that helps to solve household problems, thus saving time. This is a set of techniques and techniques of "breaking" the surrounding life to simplify the process of achieving the goals set by using various useful tips and tricky tricks. Usually the lifhhaker does not create new techniques, but takes possession of the existing ones. The term "lifhaking" is borrowed from an IT lexicon (see hacker) in 2004 by British journalist Danny O'Brien. He connected the words life ("life") and hack ("breaking"). The closest Russian equivalents are "savvy", "recipe", "find". In 2006, the American Society for the Study of Dialects called lifehack one of the most useful words after the podcast.

The can is a hermetic container for long-term storage of food products in a sealed environment, made of thin tin-plated steel (canning tin). The main difference from other containers for food storage is the impossibility of reverse sealing after opening, as opening the can implies cutting the metal of the container. In cans can store absolutely different contents, but most often it is canned food. Sometimes cans are made of aluminum and other metals. Long-term storage of food in cans is provided under proper storage conditions.

If you have lost a can opener somewhere, then an ordinary spoon will come to the rescue. Here's a simple way to get to the contents of the jar.

Comfort is good. It's good when there is a corkscrew for each cork, and for each jar there is a cunning can opener. However, this is not always the case. Therefore, you are sure that it will be useful for you to learn how to open a can with the help of improvised tools.

You will need a tablespoon, which can be comfortably clamped in the palm of your hand, strong hands and a bit of dexterity. The very method is very simple, fast and effective.

In this way, it is possible to uncork a can almost any size without a knife. One should only be careful with its sharp edges.

Via pomada.cc & wiki