Who likes the new Mac smell?

Discussion in 'Community Discussion' started by PowerFullMac, Jul 27, 2007.

  1. PowerFullMac macrumors 601

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    Well? I do and when my iBook gets hot I can still almost smell it after about 4 years lol.
     
  2. tobefirst macrumors 68040

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    There are three "manufactured" smells that I love, but macs are not one of them.

    I heart
    1. New Cars
    2. New Shoes
    3. New Tennis Balls
     
  3. PowerFullMac thread starter macrumors 601

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    Everyone loves a bit of new car smell! But new Macs do smell good, well my iBook G3 did, do you still get the new Mac smell?
     
  4. Lixivial macrumors 6502a

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    Are you sure that's not the BO-type smell that emanates from the glue they used?

    ...Dude, that's kinda sick.
     
  5. crazycat macrumors 65816

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    I really dont want to know how you use your mac as long as it makes you happy.
     
  6. SamIchi macrumors 68030

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  9. .Andy macrumors 68030

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    I didn't know you were a punctuationphile mad jew. Although I don't mind the smell of *****, I much prefer !!!!! and @@@@@. Sometimes I even like a combination of ^^%#*.
     
  10. mad jew Moderator emeritus

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    I can't help it. I've always loved a quick parentheses or two. (.)(.)
     
  11. .Andy macrumors 68030

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    Isn't (.)(.) iBlue's location? You've got something in common :D
     
  12. Mammoth macrumors 6502a

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    My wireless mighty mouse smells nice. same with my imac
     
  14. Mammoth macrumors 6502a

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    My Western Digital My Book Premium smelled like Nigroids when it was new. Mmm... :p
     
  15. After G macrumors 68000

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    I like it ... even my sister made a nice comment about it when i had all my Mac boxes open while looking for something and my entire room had the "new Mac" smell.
     
  16. kusanagi macrumors regular

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    Can't get enough of it! I worked a contract job for a month instaling iMacs into school classrooms, after that i think i started having withdrawal symptoms!
     
  17. DoFoT9 macrumors P6

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    the new mac smell is the most awsomest thing ive ever encounted!!! its unbelieveable. i just wish you could buy a spray of it and put it back onto ur computer/peripheral once its gone away.. maybe use it as deodorant???
     
  18. Dagless macrumors Core

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    If I put my nose up against the vent on my iMac I can almost smell the "new mac" smell. PowerBook lost that :eek:
     
  19. Father Jack macrumors 68020

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    There's only one nicer small ... but we wont go into that !! ... :eek:
     
  20. MalcolmJID macrumors 6502a

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    ^^ Lavenders? :)



    I also love the new Mac smell, but unfortunately, mine has now faded :(
     
  21. Lau Guest

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    Post-It notes smell like new Macs. You could rub them on you. :D
     
  22. The Macster macrumors regular

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    You Guys!!!!
    You've Got It All Wrong!!!

    This Thread Should Be:

    Who Doesn't Like The New Mac Smell?

    'cos I Can't Get Enough Of It!!
     
  23. DoFoT9 macrumors P6

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    wow i didnt kno that!! thats a really good idea im gonna buy me some of them!! thankyou


    not a bad idea mate. it really is the best smell in the world isnt it. its amazing. i wonder how awsome it would be to work in the apple store.. mind you taht is in singapore, would have to get there somehow.
     
  24. The Macster macrumors regular

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    I'd be smelling all the Macs while there is no one in the store!:D
     
  25. DoFoT9 macrumors P6

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    is now the part where i point out its a factory and there are no customers??
     

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