[rescue] Oh no! This poor Origin server.....
alaric at caerllewys.net
Thu Apr 1 23:18:56 CST 2004
On Fri, Apr 02, 2004 at 12:00:29AM -0500, Sheldon T. Hall wrote:
> Dave McGuire writes ...
> > On Apr 1, 2004, at 11:16 PM, Phil Stracchino wrote:
> > > Unfortunately, I'd probably create a bigger signal just walking around
> > > the room, with all the metal in my leg.
> > >
> > > Then again, it *is* stainless steel, which is diamagnetic ....
> > Indeed. :)
> What about eddy currents?
Well, I go through airport metal detectors fine.
On the other hand, at SeaTac they wanded and wiped me and hand-inspected
my shoes, because they thought the soles were too thick. (The only pair
of actual shoes I have that I can wear is a pair of Fila cross-trainers,
and they have two insoles and a heel lift in them to create enough height
at the heel to compensate for the limited range of motion in my left
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