Subject: Re: what is 100R mean in a schematics?
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From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Richard Steven Walz)
Date: 23 Dec 2002 01:19:43 GMT
In article <email@example.com>,
Jim Thompson wrote:
>On Sun, 22 Dec 2002 21:40:27 GMT,
>Spehro Pefhany ,
>In Newsgroup: alt.binaries.schematics.electronic,
>Entitled: "Re: what is 100R mean in a schematics?",
>Wrote the following:
>|On 22 Dec 2002 21:07:33 GMT, the renowned firstname.lastname@example.org
>|(Richard Steven Walz) wrote:
>|>In article ,
>|>Watson A.Name wrote:
>|>>j.b. miller wrote:
>|>>> One hundred Ohms.
>|>>> the R represents the Decimal Point which may NOT show up the schematic due
>|>>> to printing problems !
>|>>Er, you wanna try that again? Duh.
>|>When printers were more finicky, (still), and most people made GIFs of
>|>old schematics of old crapped-up printed paper schematics scanned in,
>|>(still), the decimal points would print poorly or resolution not capture
>|>them, then decimal points might get lost, so we started using the label
>|>AS the decimal, especially the UK and Europeans did this, (still).
>|Ah, so it's really driven by the inferior quality of European printing
>|and cruddy recycled paper. ;-)
>Now, now! Don't pick on their combination sandpaper/toilet-paper ;-)
> ...Jim Thompson
You're not supposed to use the paper on your ASS, dummy, you're
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Americans seem to imagine that the waxy fibery stuff is toilet paper!!
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