Date: Mon Aug 27 17:46:17 2007

Author: David Tam

Subject: Re: Mercury replacement

Post:
At the moment, Barlow's Wheel. But I also have plans for a homemade
Ignitron, and hopes of restoring apparatus unknown from the depths of
our basement.

David

On 8/27/07, Dale Stille wrote:
>
> David,
>
> Which Demo's???
>
> Dale
>
> On Mon, 27 Aug 2007, David Tam wrote:
>
> > Hi everyone,
> >
> > I've been working on several demos that require a pool of mercury as
> > part of an electrically conductive path. I'd like to be able to keep
> > doing some of these without the toxic hazard, i.e. eliminate the
> > mercury. I've tried salt water and water with copper sulfate,
> > thinking the salt was all that was needed to sustain conduction, but
> > neither work. Does anybody have a good solution?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > David
> >
>


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