This is what I mean when I say "the pages near the spiral break or spin out."
To fix this, you will need:
This is the results.
hmm, does anyone know why this picture flipped sideways?
I hope these instructions make sense. If it doesn't, feel free to ask for clarification. I can always redo the process with another notebook.
- Use your pliers to try to semi-straighten out the end of the metal spiral (I do not suggest doing this for plastic spiral notebooks). It doesn't have to be perfectly straight.
- Bend the metal toward the previous circle spiral
- Make the spiral hook around the spiral before/after it.
- Done! A notebook that will not spin out of control.
So over the weekend, I was craving this bar of chocolate.
blah to Tada!, Claire's blog. She knows what to do with dryer lint. Yes, the fuzzy stuff you throw away from the dryer. She also made some cool covers for "blah" boxes.