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Re: Regulated Magnet Wire?

Original poster: "Steve White by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <slwhite-at-zeus.ia-dot-net>

This sounds like an urban legend to me. Note the lack of detail (names,
dates, places). Pure bunk.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Tesla list" <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
To: <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
Sent: Tuesday, May 22, 2001 4:29 PM
Subject: Regulated Magnet Wire?

> Original poster: "Gregory Hunter by way of Terry Fritz
<twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <ghunter31014-at-yahoo-dot-com>
> 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.
> Greg
> http://hot-streamer-dot-com/greg
> New thing on Magnet wire. It's about to become a
> SERIOUS pain to get.
> I'll
> have all the details tomorrow, but the owner of the
> shop (a very cool
> guy)
> said it's about to be regulated to some degree becasue
> some idiot kid
> made a
> bomb run with it. This is happeneing in a few places
> (I heard mention
> about
> this a week ago at another shop but was too busy
> drooling to really pay
> attention).
> Appearantly it's being used becasue it's thin and easy
> to hide or
> something...makes little sence to me. Then again, if I
> wanna blow
> something
> up I can think of MUCH better ways than magnet wire.
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