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#208553 - 01/27/13 09:34 PM 1 million trillion amps in the sky
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In the March 2013 issue of Sky and Telescope, page 22 there's mention of a black hole generating a million trillion amps of charged particles. Imagine the overcurrent protection you'd need for that...

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#208554 - 01/27/13 10:45 PM Re: 1 million trillion amps in the sky [Re: wa2ise]
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Paralleling a couple breakers ought to do the trick...
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#208556 - 01/28/13 12:44 AM Re: 1 million trillion amps in the sky [Re: wa2ise]
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That figure is trivially small for a black hole.
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#208566 - 01/30/13 06:53 AM Re: 1 million trillion amps in the sky [Re: wa2ise]
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Wa2sie,

No problem. I figure a Fed.-Pacific breaker should be able to handle it with out tripping! smile

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#208567 - 01/30/13 06:59 AM Re: 1 million trillion amps in the sky [Re: wa2ise]
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Put one of Krugman's trillion dollar coins behind the fuse.
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