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Offline Steve C.

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EMP protection
« on: January 19, 2017, 12:29:48 PM »
Below is an article about a product introduced at the Shot Show. It claims to protect electronics from EMP events. Has anyone heard of it before? Is it BS and no better than the anti-static "EMP" bags I've seen or is it the real deal?

New EMP Bag Article

http://blog.cheaperthandirt.com/ultimate-protection-emp-20-resistor-ark/
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Re: EMP protection
« Reply #1 on: January 19, 2017, 12:56:07 PM »
Not for me. I think it is a gimmick. EMP can be real, but like other radio waves, its strength diminishes rapidly with distance. If someone is concerned about a nuke going off overhead, I think there are many other worries to address.

But what the heck. Get a couple spare rolls of aluminum foil and use it to line handy containers, like an ice chest. Spray adhesive would help keep it in place.
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