Ingineer wrote:In case anyone is interested, I measured the inside of the Leaf with my Geiger counter and found no levels of Alpha, Beta, or Gamma radiation over standard ambient background levels common in the SF area.
JessEV wrote:(Note: as a basic calibration I used the Triflow on my iPhone and laptops and house breaker box....
breaker box pegged at 100mG but drops off to 2mG at about 2 ft)
Ingineer wrote:This is silly. The very low amount of 60hz magnetic energy coming from a panel is less than the earth's magnetic field at 4 feet, and overall the EM emissions are several orders of magnitude less than a cell phone.
If you are worried about that kind of stuff, your "safe bet" is to eschew all modern technology and move into the wilderness in Siberia or somewhere. I'm sure it will extend your life by many years!
thankyouOB wrote:i guess if you fly planes, you have to be nuts. not as crazy as the guys who jump out of them, but nutty nevertheless
sorta like my father-in-law retired aviator.