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Old 13th February 2007
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someone who speaks German couldn't be bad....
Old 14th February 2007
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I oppose the pin 2 hot law, it makes more sense for it to be pin 3. Why?

1 = Ground (FREEZING)
2 = nearly ground (COLD)
3 = definitely not ground (HOT)

The BBC had it right - the Yank's got it wrong, just like NTSC television and 115V mains.

Old 14th February 2007
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Originally Posted by Tim Farrant View Post
I oppose the pin 2 hot law, it makes more sense for it to be pin 3. Why?

1 = Ground (FREEZING)
2 = nearly ground (COLD)
3 = definitely not ground (HOT)

The BBC had it right - the Yank's got it wrong, just like NTSC television and 115V mains.

True,.... But at least we drive on the right side of the road





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