What to do with "spare" sleeving

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Was in the wholesalers yesterday and while there asked for some blue sleeving. When I bought some brown "a few" years ago they had some small packs of a few (probably 5) metres - more than enough for the few jobs I do. Nope, don't have them any more - only got packs of 100m :rolleyes:
He did mark it down to only 20p more than they bought it in at as it was the last stock of a discontinued brand - so not exactly breaking the bank. Now, I'll be using even less blue than I do brown so 99.98m left over for now :whistle:
What do others do with spare like that ? Anyone found any creative uses for it ?

Actually I won't have that much spare - probably 90m. I took a bit off the hank, gave it back so he would have some he could give out to people who only want a foot or two. OK it'll cost them sales of a low value item, but they'll gain more in time not spent explaining that it really does only come in 100m packs.
 
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Was in the wholesalers yesterday and while there asked for some blue sleeving. When I bought some brown "a few" years ago they had some small packs of a few (probably 5) metres - more than enough for the few jobs I do. Nope, don't have them any more - only got packs of 100m :rolleyes:
Try changing wholesaler. TLC, for example, seem to do all colours and sizes in either 10m or 100m packs.

Mind you, 100m doesn't cost much more than 3 times the price of 10m, so you's probably so best, as suggested, buying 100m and selling most of it, in fits, on FB!

Kind Regards, John
 
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Yeah, but TLC aren't local so means paying delivery unless I was already ordering from them. I was already next door to wholesalers (CEF) so was able to drop in to get the metal box I'd forgotten to get on Monday :whistle:
 
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