"Hello, is that Dell? I'd like to order 65 screws please."

Dell screws

That's right. An envelope per screw. Fortunately Dell chose to save on postage and send all 65 envelopes together. Thoughtful, see.

[Twitter] thanks to avid Bitterwallet reader Mark

14 comments

  • PokeHerPete
    Whats the problem here? Dell have conveniently separately packaged each screw so Mark - should he need to send a gift as valentines day is coming up - doesn't have the hassle of having to separate each screw and wrap it up. You just can't please some people.
  • JewBacker
    Dell is owned by jews and jews are gay
  • klingelton
    Dell gave him plenty of little screws.
  • YourMum
    Looks like he got screwed
  • Mark
    Why the hell is someone ordering 65 screws from Dell anyway ???? Check out Dells website for the official description: Screws are used to hold objects together. Screws come in a variety of shapes and sizes for different purposes depending on the type of system. Please note that this replacement product is refurbished. Refurbished screws - Class !
  • Phil
    Looks like a cheap way to get padded envelopes to flog stuff on ebay?
  • w0nKeY H.
    Yeah but...have you seen that AMAZING video of fox over at B3ta.
  • w0nKeY H.
    http://www.b3ta.com/links/firefox_attempts_to_clean_windows Here's the link in case you can't be arsed to get on over there.
  • Anon
    Presumably they are stored in a warehouse somewhere already in the envelopes, so to send one all they have to do is slap a shipping label on them. The majority of people must just but them one at a time, to replace one they've lost probably. Still doesn't make it any less retarded though, all 65 could have fit in one envelope!
  • jen
    Oh wow that's incredibly efficient! I agree Phil, good way to get a nice box and a bunch of envelopes hehe.
  • farhadmaster
    65 free envolopes, why would you complain.
  • Ten B.
    [...] is that Dell? I’d like to order 65 screws [...]
  • New! B.
    [...] on from the 65 Screws episode, here’s another tale of packaging gone [...]
  • Dell B.
    [...] the past week, we’ve featured a couple of corkers courtesy of Dell. There was the instance of 65 screws arriving in 65 individual envelopes inside a very big box, followed by reader Tom’s big box of [...]

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