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Re: Window Sensors
>All of which is irrelvent to the point at hand
I see there is no such thing as INDUCED VOLTAGE. I wonder why then, in the
good old days especially, many alarm manufacturers would always caution
about running wiring in such a way to avoid inductance issues (like crossing
power lines at 90 degrees rather than run in parallel for any distance).
Furthermore, the build up and collapse of a magnetic field during multiple
strikes makes no difference? That is the basic technique for creating a flow
of electrons in a wire in the first place. I am certain you have been on the
rooftop of many a building. I imagine you took noticed of the devices
installed to deal with lightning. Those wires thickness designed to deal
with the brunt of a strike are measured in inches and fractions of inches,
nothing like puny class 2 wiring. You might believe that your ideas about
lightning are mainstream, but I think you out on your own here.
"Robert L Bass" <RobertLBass@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> "Roland More" <NoSpamroland@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
>> >When it hits the energy spreads out much like ripples >on a pond. As it
>> >spreads out from that point, traveling along the surface of the ground,
>> >it looks for the easiest >path.
>> Now I see where your thinking is off a bit. However the concept of the
>> energy is spreading is okay, the stroke itself is not a single event.
>> High speed videos (examined frame-by frame) show that most lightning
>> strikes are made up of multiple individual strokes...
> You're posting information that is non-probative of your original
> (erroneous) point.
>> A typical strike is made of 3 to 4 strokes. There may be more. Each
>> re-strike is separated by a relatively large amount of time, typically 40
>> to 50 milliseconds....
> All of which is irrelvent to the point at hand.
>>> Naah. That would only mean that I had either studied xerography or
>>> broken into a museum.
>> No it would mean that lightning struck you and you miraculously survived.
> You're confusing me with Benjamin Franklin. There is no record indicating
> that he was interested in xerography either.
> Very pretty, but it does nothing to substantiate your beliefs about
> lightning damage along an alarm circuit.
>> Lichtenberg figures, sometimes called "lightning flowers" or "skin
>> feathering", are sometimes formed beneath the skin of humans who have
>> been struck by lightning. The unfortunate victim will often have one or
>> more reddish radiating feathery patterns that branch outward from the
>> entry and exit points of the strike.
> Quoting web articles about dead scientists doesn't make you a scientist
> (dead or otherwise).
>> Should that ever happen to you be certain to post it here.
> It didn't just "happen to" Lichtenberg either. BTW, he is far better
> known for his aphorisms than for his scientific studies.
> Robert L Bass
> Bass Home Electronics
> 4883 Fallcrest Circle
> Sarasota · Florida · 34233
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