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Noob question..don't flame

What is UV? Is it just ultraviolet or something else??

Also, how does it work? I see mods with "UV reactive" parts in it, someone elaborate?
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It's just ultraviolet. It's somewhat like a blacklight so it makes UV reactive parts give a glow.
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It's a different spectrum of light (higher frequency I think). Objects reflect differently wihtin different spectrum:

A flower to a Human looks very different than it does to a Bee.

http://images.search.yahoo.com/searc...35de8&ei=UTF-8

Woah! thats a big link.... but it's cool
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No need to explain the ultraviolet part, but what are the UV reactive mods reacting to as a result to glow?
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Originally Posted by dannyyboii
No need to explain the ultraviolet part, but what are the UV reactive mods reacting to as a result to glow?
sorry...guess I don't understand the question.

They are reacting to the UV light..? The light is the catalyst..?
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Hmm..I'm a little confused. I thought the "UV reactive" means it is reacting to an outside source. Ultraviolet light? Isn't that dangerous?
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Originally Posted by dannyyboii
Hmm..I'm a little confused. I thought the "UV reactive" means it is reacting to an outside source. Ultraviolet light? Isn't that dangerous?
Yes, reacting to UV's.

Only in certain spectrums and in large doses. The UV mod-lights are less dangerous than a microwave oven.

In essence, everything emits a type of radiation Matter/Energy working towards its half-life.
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