Well no point in getting upset, chaulk it up to reno costs.
What to do with 48 inches or garbage?
Yes recycle, but it also turnout to be an excellent lesson in electronics for the girls.
I even had a few goes at it.
Sort of satisfying in a rebellious kind of way.
The innards proved to be too tiny to mess with in the yard, so that ended all that.
Not very often you get to do something like this.