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Don't press the big red buttom on the wall!
On August 30, 2016 at 16:26 eric.kuhnke at gmail.com (Eric Kuhnke) wrote:
> Does this mean you could drive around with a (illegal, but not difficult to
> build or obtainl) 20W wide band VHF/UHF jammer radio fed into a 1 meter
> parabolic dish, aim it at random buildings and set off peoples' halon
> systems? Wow.
I'd like to think it's been fixed.
Then again there are those Blasting Zones one goes thru on highways
with big signs ordering drivers: NO CELLPHONE USE! BLASTING ZONE!
Sounds like a good plan.
> On Tue, Aug 30, 2016 at 1:46 PM, <bzs at theworld.com> wrote:
> > About the worst that ever happened to me was a security guy's
> > walkie-talkie setting off an instant Halon drop. Cost about $10,000 to
> > refill and was fairly exciting for those present. That also cut the
> > machine room's power.
> > At least it didn't set off the sprinkler system.
> > We sat down with the Halon system vendor to find out why that happened
> > after proving, on a by-passed system, that yes indeed one of these
> > common walkie-talkies sets the thing off.
> > File under: More Things To Worry About!
> > --
> > -Barry Shein
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