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Re: Regulated Magnet Wire?
Original poster: "Christopher Boden by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <chrisboden-at-hotmail-dot-com>
It doesn't seem realistic to me either, that's why it tripped me up so much.
Think of all the things that use magnet wire, how can it possibly be
regulated? Radio$hack is still carrying it, so I don't know what to think.
I'm hoping someone on the list will know more.
I contacted SuperiorEssex Wire and Cable today about the donation of the
wire for the next 2 coils, and possibly a long-term corporate sponsorship
for the Group, they made no mention of it, and I asked for a LOT of cable (2
spools of 16 at 5fFt and 2 spools of 12 at 10kFt each).
I also got 20' of 12" pipe donated today :) We're gonna wind both coils
BEFORE we cut the pipe into sections, that way each secondary is an EXACT
>Original poster: "Gregory Hunter by way of Terry Fritz
>See the pasted in text below. Is this plausible? It
>just doesn't seem realistic. Almost anything can
>conceivably be pressed into service for an improvised
>bomb. What next? Are we going to regulate kitchen
>matches? Al foil?? Steel wool??? The BATF is losing
>its grip on reality.
>New thing on Magnet wire. It's about to become a
>SERIOUS pain to get.
>have all the details tomorrow, but the owner of the
>shop (a very cool
>said it's about to be regulated to some degree becasue
>some idiot kid
>bomb run with it. This is happeneing in a few places
>(I heard mention
>this a week ago at another shop but was too busy
>drooling to really pay
>Appearantly it's being used becasue it's thin and easy
>to hide or
>something...makes little sence to me. Then again, if I
>up I can think of MUCH better ways than magnet wire.
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