Neoprene Sleeves

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  1. The Dude

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    Before setting off in the van I always wrap the grill pan and handle in a tea towel to stop the rattling - sometimes it works sometimes it doesn't depending on size of tea towel and how bumpy the journey is.
    Have just read a brilliant (and cheap!) 'Top Tip' in this months MMM mag.

    To stop your grill pan, oven shelves and anything else rattling when on the move in the van get a laptop neoprene cover to store the offending items in.

    Just ordered a couple of these from ebay - £2.99 each with free delivery.

    http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/JAM-Neopr...t=LH_DefaultDomain_3&var=&hash=item5d39fc34e2
     
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  2. DuxDeluxe

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    Good idea. Wasn't it a Funster who got the top tip this month?
     
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    50p from car boot sales! :rolleyes:
     
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    Bubble wrap is cheaper!!! ::bigsmile:
     
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    Good tip - drives me up the wall wrapping the grill pan and oven dishes in bubble wrap - ordered 3 - free delivery and under £9 - bargain - thank you!
     
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    A roll (or two) of anti-slip matting from the pound shop works for me. Plates, pots, pans, grill pan, oven door, rattly glass basin top, everything gets a bit. PLUS, anything that slides gets the same treatment. Wonderful stuff.
     
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    Wonder if burning neoprene smells better than burning tea towel if I (again) forget to remove it when pre heating the oven?
     
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    Alternatively, if you need a wetsuit, buy one with detachable sleeves.
     
  9. MikeandCarolyn

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    Slightly off post-but related,we have 4 overhead kitchen lockers which contain 'rattly' things-before closing them we pad them out with our bath towels :) of which we carry 4,hence killing 2 birds with one stone.
    Mike
     

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