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A weight to hold down a key on the keyboard?

Hi all,
Anyone know if there's a such thing as a weight to hold down a key on the keyboard so I don't have to? So, for example, if I want to boot up with a modifier key held down, I could tell my computer to restart, plop something down on the option key, say, and walk away and do something productive for a few minutes.

I'd imagine a little bit of lead (encased in some safe non-toxic material) with a bit of rubber on the bottom would do it. I'm not sure what search terms to use to try and find this, but I figured this is the right crowd to ask!

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How about weights for fishing...

How about weights for fishing lures? I guess they're called the sinkers? Sorry; I've never fished.

But those should be the right size and weight. More importantly, you can probably pick one up at Wal-Mart for two or three dollars. I'm not a huge fan of Wal-Mart, but spending two or three bucks there shouldn't destroy the local economy too badly. :)




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