[rescue] Crimson update: Hmm

vance at neurotica.com vance at neurotica.com
Tue Apr 1 16:29:32 CST 2003

On Tue, 1 Apr 2003, Jochen Kunz wrote:

> > water would be much more effective.
> Yes. Water is around 4.2 kJ/(kg*K), oil is around 2, most metals are
> below 1. But other factors are interresting too. Impedance (you can't
> get water 100% non-conductive), dielectric constant, ...

You can't get anything 100% nonconductive, I don't think.  I'm pretty sure
you can arc across a vacuum.

Peace...  Sridhar

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