This is a very, very small incident, but... try to remember the basic physical properties of the substance you're working with. It's important sometimes.
When drilling holes in aluminum, it doesn't really do any good to carefully place a magnet underneath to catch the chips.
1983 Suzuki GS850G, Cosmic Blue
2002 Suzuki Vstrom DL1000, Midnight Blue
2005 Kawasaki KLR650 - Turd II, The ReTurdening
"Do not crinkle your food wrappers loudly. Be considerate to others, or I will bite your torso and give you a disease."