IBM 029 progress

Sridhar Ayengar ploopster at
Tue Jun 9 07:58:36 CDT 2009

Gordon JC Pearce wrote:
> On Tue, 2009-06-09 at 00:52 -0400, Sridhar Ayengar wrote:
>> Warren Wolfe wrote:
>>> Roger Holmes wrote:
>>>> (incidentally, how come MF does not mean Mega Farad)
>>> Since the largest capacitor I have ever heard of is 100 Farads, it 
>>> really doesn't seem likely that there will be any confusion.
>> You could probably beat 100F by building into a 55gal drum and designing 
>> carefully.
> Not that carefully.  a 100F 2.7V capacitor is about the size of your
> thumb.

I was thinking of a waay higher voltage than that.

Peace...  Sridhar

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