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Online IanB

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Re: How much to feel something?
« Reply #25 on: March 20, 2015, 12:59:46 pm »
Over 50V DC starts putting you in the risky area:
Some meters have high voltage warnings at greater than about 38V or so IIRC.
The IEC standard of <120V is crazy high IMO!

If you got two sharp needles and stuck them through your rib cage into your heart and then applied 12 V across them it might kill you...everything is relative. The only safe voltage is no voltage  :-\
I'm not an EE--what am I doing here?

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