PipeChat Digest #4049 - Monday, October 13, 2003
 
Re: Heat, light and a puff( of smoke)
  by "MusicMan" <musicman@cottagemusic.co.uk>
 

(back) Subject: Re: Heat, light and a puff( of smoke) From: "MusicMan" <musicman@cottagemusic.co.uk> Date: Sun, 12 Oct 2003 13:10:25 +0100   Nay, lad. Don't you remember all those lazy (hazy, crazy) days spent in = your old chemistry lab. ? Teachers in those halcyon days were always setting fire to things (beyond our ken) ... and, if they weren't, "we" always were. And we're STILL here; well, mostly ....   Harry {a.k.a. musicman]   -----Original Message----- From: Colin Mitchell <cmys13085@yahoo.co.uk> To: PipeChat <pipechat@pipechat.org> Date: 11 October 2003 20:57 Subject: Heat, light and a lot of smoke     >Hello, > >Purely for research purposes, I just set light to a >piece of old celluloid in film form. (Don't worry, it >was a blank bit!) > >It goes up like a bomb!!!!!! > >Add a bit of weed-killer and it would be at a guess. > >I don't expect a whole organ stop to explode with a >lighted match or a lamp bulb, but the research just >had to be done. > >I also lit a bit of magnesium (mangenese) >ribbon....very pretty! > >My brother tells me that I have probably just poisoned >myself, so my choice of hymns are............. > >Regards, > >Colin Mitchell (A doomed man) UK > > > > >--- RonSeverin@aol.com wrote: >> Dear David: >> >> Celluloid is flamable, but so are a whole host of >> materials used in organs > >__________________________________ >Do you Yahoo!? >The New Yahoo! Shopping - with improved product search >http://shopping.yahoo.com >"Pipe Up and Be Heard!" >PipeChat: A discussion List for pipe/digital organs & related topics >HOMEPAGE : http://www.pipechat.org >List: mailto:pipechat@pipechat.org >Administration: mailto:admin@pipechat.org >Subscribe/Unsubscribe: mailto:requests@pipechat.org > >