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Author Topic: Why does metal explode if you're daft enough to put it in your microwave?  (Read 756 times)

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I've often wondered about this. I mean, it looks as if the inside of my microwave is made of metal...and that doesn't explode. Well, it hasn't yet.

But put even a small metal spoon or a scrap of cooking foil in the microwave and Ker-baaaam!  Time to buy a new microwave.

Why is that?

Why does metal explode in a microwave? Is it all types of metal or just some?
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