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From: "Graham Holloway"
Subject: Re: Any ideas on measuring radiation in the home ?
Date: Thu, 26 Sep 2002 14:40:05 +0100
NNTP-Posting-Date: Thu, 26 Sep 2002 13:43:55 +0000 (UTC)
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When my oven is OFF, no display, etc., but still plugged in, I find the EMC
filter is still in circuit. When the plug is removed, a small spark is
produced. I suspect this is the *radiation* referred to.
"News2020" wrote in message
> I said the oven was off ! Where is the current spike coming from ? There
> hardly any current (to light a clock display ) compared with a flourescent
> bulb !
> I can do without your advice on throwing away the indicator. Find another
> sucker. Thanks.
> "Ban" wrote in message
> > "News2020" schrieb im Newsbeitrag
> > news:%_wk9.52964$1C2.firstname.lastname@example.org...
> > >
> > > I just noticed that even unplugging an microwave oven while not in use
> > > releases a burst of radiation (even at 2 feet away with the oven
> > > > used a small led detector.>
> > >
> > News2020,
> > This is not a microwave radiation, but some spike radiated from the
> > line. Simple EMI. put that indicator near a fluorescent bulb and have it
> > indicating an even bigger burst!
> > Throw away that indicator, it is useless.
> > ciao Ban
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