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From: "Frank Bemelman"
Subject: Re: Best insulator?
Date: Sun, 8 Sep 2002 23:09:04 +0200
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"Spehro Pefhany" schreef in bericht
> The renowned John Woodgate wrote:
> > I read in sci.electronics.design that Bill Sloman
> > wrote (in <3D7A79DB.C3E80B1E@ieee.org>) about 'Best insulator?', on Sun,
> > 8 Sep 2002:
> >>I think it is Perspex - which is an excellent insulator, though it
softens at a
> >>lower temperature than Teflon/PTFE.
> > 'Perspex' ('Plexiglass' in US) is polymethyl methacrylate.
> Minor nit: It's "Plexiglas" (tm. Rohm and Haas) (not the Japanese Rohm).
> Usually just called "acrylic".
> >>I'm just back from a fornight in Burgundy (and the ambiguity is
> >>this might not be one of my more reliable memories.
> > I can go along with that.(;-)
> Sounds like an excellent idea. I seem to have gotten roped into going to
> Tuscany for a fortnight or so. Anything of interest there that is out of
> the ordinary, and within half a day's driving time?
Venice is beautiful, 250KM or so. I'd stay there for a night.
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