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Date:         Wed, 19 Nov 2003 14:28:47 -0800
Reply-To:     Mark Tuovinen <mst@AK.NET>
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From:         Mark Tuovinen <mst@AK.NET>
Subject:      Re: OT Re: "Green" solar battery charger - drop it already,
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I second this motion! Actually Tim was second, Karl made the same request several days ago.

Mark in AK

----- Original Message ----- From: Tim Demarest <tim.demarest@POBOX.COM> Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2003 12:41 pm Subject: Re: OT Re: "Green" solar battery charger - drop it already, please.

> Oh, for the love of god, please, please *please* let's all let > this thread > die! Or at least carry the discussion over to some electronics list! > > Thanks, > Tim > > At 02:28 PM 11/19/2003 -0500, David Beierl wrote: > >At 03:19 AM 11/19/2003, Daniel L. Katz wrote: > >>On Mon, 17 Nov 2003 12:30:05 -0800, Ryan Press > <ryan@PRESSLAB.US> wrote: > >> > >>ryan: > >> > >>i agree with all you have said. > >> > >>after re-reading the many posts on this topic, i realized that > perhaps the > >>confusion could be cleared up by noting: > >> > >>1. the equation R = V/I is the mathematical definition of > resistance, and > >>is valid irrespective of whether a material is ohmic or non-ohmic. > >> > >>2. ohmic materials, however, obey the equation I = V/R, with R > constant;>>i.e., ohm's law. > >> > >>here is a beautiful application of ohm's law. > > > >The short paper at may > help the > >Ohm's Law uber alles party understand where Daniel is coming from and > >perhaps discover that the real area of disagreement is not so > large as they > >might think -- at any rate, that was its effect for me. I > recommend it. > > > >:) > >david > > > >-- > >David Beierl -- >

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