Your not alone at all! Think I had bored the heck out of this forum's members with some examples of such "Mad Scientist" experiments in various threads, or in the Theory Section.
Back in 1985, my old Beer Drinking Buddies really hated when I was studying and learning about Inductance and Capacitance [mostly Capacitance].
They got to be involuntary test guinna pigs
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