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To: Little Bill
10mA across the chest and St. Peter.

Magnitude of the Current The effect on an adult (weight 68 Kg)

0 to 0.5 mA no sensation
1 mA threshold of perception
1 to 3mA weak sensation
3 to 10 mA painful sensation
10 mA threshold of muscular contraction in the arms
30 mA threshold of respiratory paralysis
75 mA to 100 mA threshold of cardiac fibrillation (probability 0.5%)
250 ma cardiac fibrillation with 99.5% probability (for an exposure time of 5 seconds)
4A threshold of cardiac paralysis (sudden stoppage of the heart)
5A burning of organic tissues

27 posted on 07/05/2003 12:40:35 PM PDT by cinFLA
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To: cinFLA
10 mA threshold of muscular contraction in the arms.

Across the chest? The 10 mA rule has been our books for 30? years. Cardiac Arremia(SP).

28 posted on 07/05/2003 1:12:14 PM PDT by Little Bill (No Rats, A.N.S.W.E.R (WWP) is a commie front!!!!,)
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