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Hydraulic Press Squeezes The Life Out Of A Bowling Ball (And Other Stuff)

Don't try this at home!

Let's hope they have a spare!

The good folks at YouTube's Hydraulic Press Channel pitted their compressing device against a bowling ball and pin in their latest video to go viral.

They first crushed a pin, which slowly split apart.

They then placed a bowling ball beneath the press -- and the result was wildly different, as it exploded within milliseconds.

The channel has previously crushed an alarm clock:

A Nokia 3310 cell phone has felt their wrath:

The bowling ball and pin video was posted online Saturday, and garnered more than 1 million views in the first 14 hours.

The Finland-based channel itself has racked up more than 28 million views and 340,000 subscribers since it was set up in October.

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