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#162167 - 04/14/07 12:03 AM You Have Got to be Kidding Me!  
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from sjcrawley:

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The best of it all is their new Vilkus adaptor. It was developed for people who like touching the electrical circuit with their own fingers.

Many people find pleasure in this unusual entertainment - they normally use U-shaped fragments of bare wire, paper clips or even usual metal forks. All these objects are unreliable and easily broken.

All household sockets are designed so as to prevent any finger abuse, while this adaptor lets to stick fingers very easy. For Brittish and American sockets - also not a problem.

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#162168 - 04/14/07 12:32 AM Re: You Have Got to be Kidding Me! [Re: Admin]  
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At first I thought it was a SMPS power supply for delivering 12 volts DC to a cellphone recharger car adapter.

I'm not kidding. I actually have one like that.


#162172 - 04/14/07 06:57 AM Re: You Have Got to be Kidding Me! [Re: SvenNYC]  
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That is what i thought too.
So these are made already for American and European markets.

Made in China ? frown


The product of rotation, excitation and flux produces electricty.

#162177 - 04/14/07 10:15 AM Re: You Have Got to be Kidding Me! [Re: RODALCO]  
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Perhaps they should stick with designing tape dispensers, they do pretty good at that.


#162183 - 04/14/07 10:31 AM Re: You Have Got to be Kidding Me! [Re: NORCAL]  
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Now, where were those pics when I was preparing my April 1st post?


#162220 - 04/14/07 09:08 PM Re: You Have Got to be Kidding Me! [Re: renosteinke]  
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WTH!?


#162226 - 04/14/07 10:26 PM Re: You Have Got to be Kidding Me! [Re: noderaser]  
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Suicide plug to match the suicide cord... frown

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Is there anyone on board who knows how to fly a plane?

#162232 - 04/15/07 12:21 AM Re: You Have Got to be Kidding Me! [Re: Theelectrikid]  
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Oh geez......


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#162277 - 04/16/07 08:54 AM Re: You Have Got to be Kidding Me! [Re: Hemingray]  
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Its just a cig adapter...ie 12v


101° Rx = + /_\

#162299 - 04/16/07 07:30 PM Re: You Have Got to be Kidding Me! [Re: ITO]  
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Looks pretty small to be a DC adapter.


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