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#49272 - 03/03/05 12:35 AM Electircal Experiments  
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Some crazy electrical experiments form 1854. Some don't sound very safe and others I am itching to try.
http://www.lateralscience.co.uk/ymboa/ymboa.html


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#49273 - 03/03/05 12:54 AM Re: Electircal Experiments  
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That reminds me-

anyone ever used electricity to make a pickle glow like a florescent tube?

another fun basement trick.. Can't wait to try getting eggs to glow too [Linked Image]


#49274 - 03/03/05 01:02 AM Re: Electircal Experiments  
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they showed us the pickel the first day of school.

"Electricity can hurt you"

then they fliped a switch and fryed little green like he was a mass murderer from death row.


#49275 - 03/04/05 08:46 PM Re: Electircal Experiments  
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Anybody remember the "Violet Wand"?


#49276 - 03/04/05 09:43 PM Re: Electircal Experiments  
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Ohhhh I could spend hours playing around with some of those experiments...but, I probably would wind up having someone type for me eventually.


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