[rescue] [off-topic] Vacuuming your servers is like cleaning them with a Van deGraff generator

Derrik Walker v2.0 lorddoomicus at mac.com
Wed Jul 27 21:25:27 CDT 2011

I have one of these! It doesn't go in the same room as my computers!

It is cool.  Big sparks, and it's pretty safe ( as long as you don't 
have a pace maker ).

- Derrik

On 07/27/2011 01:50 PM, vintagecoder at aol.com wrote:
> I had to post this since somebody joked a while back about all the static
> electricity a vacuum can generate and said it would be like using a Van
> deGraff generator:
> http://www.scientificsonline.com/winso-van-de-graaff-generator.html
> Only five hundred bucks to fry every server in the rack. Sparks 8 to 10
> inches long! Yeah, baby!
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