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Re: monitor
05/02/12 04:50 AM


> > > In fairness, and not to argue, I've always been told and prooved that the ampres
> > are
> > > the killers, not the voltage.
> >
> > If you know anything about electricity VOLTAGE is what causes current (AMPERAGE) to
> > flow. It depends on the resistance (or reactance). Do you know that value of the
> path
> > between said high voltage, your heart and ground?
> >
> > I=E\R
> >
> > I=amps
> > E=voltage
> > R=resistance.
>
> I never said I was a genius when it came to electricity, and I know there has to be
> some ovltage obviously, but really I was just stating what I had been told.

Also takes less than a tenth of an amp across the heart to be lethal. Resistance through the human body under varied conditions ranges from 1K to 100K Ohms. Some simple math with the equations red provided should enlighten you. Literally.







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* monitor edcosta 04/01/12 04:29 AM
. * Re: monitor - RESOLVED! edcosta  06/28/12 09:22 PM
. * one question... italieAdministrator  06/29/12 05:06 AM
. * Re: one question... edcosta  06/29/12 04:27 PM
. * Re: one question... aavada  06/29/12 10:33 PM
. * Well, at the very least it gives me a chance to use this.... italieAdministrator  06/30/12 04:15 AM
. * Re: monitor Topheron  06/06/12 12:30 PM
. * Re: monitor edcosta  06/06/12 03:04 PM
. * Re: monitor grog  04/02/12 02:08 AM
. * Re: monitor italieAdministrator  04/02/12 12:38 AM
. * Re: monitor redk9258  04/01/12 05:02 AM
. * Re: monitor edcosta  04/01/12 05:20 AM
. * Re: monitor mogli  04/01/12 04:47 AM
. * Re: monitor edcosta  04/01/12 05:21 AM
. * Re: monitor mogli  04/05/12 09:08 PM
. * Re: monitor Garreth  04/25/12 02:03 PM
. * Re: monitor edcosta  04/26/12 05:27 AM
. * Re: monitor italieAdministrator  04/26/12 06:38 AM
. * Re: monitor Garreth  04/26/12 10:16 AM
. * Re: monitor italieAdministrator  04/26/12 02:05 PM
. * Re: monitor Garreth  04/26/12 02:22 PM
. * Re: monitor italieAdministrator  04/26/12 07:52 PM
. * Re: monitor edcosta  04/26/12 03:16 PM
. * Re: monitor R. Belmont  04/26/12 09:47 PM
. * Re: monitor Garreth  04/27/12 06:23 AM
. * Re: monitor italieAdministrator  04/27/12 12:36 PM
. * Re: monitor italieAdministrator  04/26/12 07:47 PM
. * Re: monitor edcosta  04/28/12 12:43 AM
. * Re: monitor italieAdministrator  04/28/12 05:26 AM
. * Re: monitor Garreth  04/30/12 01:56 PM
. * Re: monitor RetroRepair  04/30/12 06:44 PM
. * Re: monitor Garreth  05/01/12 11:56 AM
. * Re: monitor italieAdministrator  05/01/12 02:17 PM
. * Re: monitor Naoki  05/01/12 11:59 PM
. * Re: monitor redk9258  05/02/12 12:06 AM
. * Re: monitor Naoki  05/02/12 01:23 AM
. * Re: monitor italieAdministrator  05/02/12 04:50 AM
. * Re: monitor Garreth  05/02/12 02:30 PM
. * Re: monitor redk9258  05/02/12 11:11 PM
. * Re: monitor redk9258  05/01/12 11:52 PM
. * Re: monitor RetroRepair  04/28/12 06:32 PM
. * Re: monitor italieAdministrator  04/28/12 10:20 PM
. * Re: monitor RetroRepair  04/29/12 06:07 AM
. * Re: monitor italieAdministrator  04/29/12 07:14 AM
. * Re: monitor B2K24  04/28/12 02:57 AM

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