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Emanuel County man finds use in road kill

...use stuff off the convenience store shelves, such as steel wool and a 9-volt battery, if that's all that's available...Passing even a small current through the tiny wires of steel wool results in enough heat to start a fire. "I always have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-28/emanuel-county-man-finds-use
Horsetails are primitive beauties

...stems gritty enough for scrubbing pots, and that's how the plant got the name scouring rush. Horsetail also makes a fine polish for all sorts of other wood and metal items, its grittiness about on a par with the finest grade of steel wool.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/14/gar_143642.shtml
Gardening
Citrus: Great for eating -- and cleaning

...know of. If you have calcium build-up on your shower then you need lemon oil. Simply use a piece of extra-fine steel wool dipped in lemon oil to clean a shower door that you currently cant see through because of the lime deposits. Once the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/15/liv_43692.shtml
Life & style
Lietzke hangs on to capture U.S. Senior Open over Watson

...with three holes remaining, Lietzke picked up a birdie at No. 16 - again after hitting his approach out of the thick steel-wool rough short of the green. That made Lietzke's bogeys on the final two holes meaningless. Watson was the gallery's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/30/gol_379868.shtml
Golf
In pace-setting Britain, housework makes for hot reality TV

...sanitation. Magazine editor Aggie MacKensie is joined by Kim Woodburn, who works as a sheik's housekeeper and is tough as steel wool. "I think people are just filthy buggers, actually," Woodburn said as she confronted a substandard homemaker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/23/tel_379279.shtml
Television
Golf galore

...oak and pine scrap and birch plywood, turned out. Ms. Hammett stained the wood and applied a protective finish with steel wool. Beaten brass hinges add to the old-fashioned look. Woodworking in a condominium presents its own challenges. She...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/14/liv_338396.shtml
Life & style | Augusta National Golf Club
Jailers search for contraband

...Richmond County sheriff's Capt. Gene Johnson said as he held a little brown bag of four loosely rolled cigarettes and a steel wool pad. Holding in each hand a small piece of the wiry string pulled from the pad, Capt. Johnson demonstrated how the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/27/met_271461.shtml
Metro
Georgia Power teaches electricity to pupils

...which are insulators by joining hands to form a circuit through which electricity could flow. If the object, such as a steel wool pad, was a conductor, an electricity ball held by two students would light up.If the object, such as a rubber eraser...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2012-05-22/shocking-discuss
Quality assurance

...I take a three- or four-day vacation, my hands get clean," he said. "I use Gojo, and sometimes I have to use steel wool, because it gets embedded in my skin." Mr. Lee has been in the business for more than 40 years, 23 of them at Forest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/13/bus_194666.shtml
Business
Clean garden tools work better

...year. Rub sap from the blades of pruning tools with steel wool dipped in a little oil or paint thinner. Scrape off...thin patches of dirt with medium-grit sandpaper or steel wool. Or soak a tool blade in water for a few hours, then...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/09/gar_31250.shtml
Gardening
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