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cant you do that with a video card or something?
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Originally Posted by bucdan View Post
cant you do that with a video card or something?
yup-
http://www.overclock.net/faqs/104207...od-pencil.html
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Pencil Graphite + electrical current = explosion
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The transparent tape thing:

You take a pencil and scribble for a bit to fill in some paper, get a piece of tape, put the tape on the scribble, pull up, voila: one layer of graphene.

Looks interesting, and it'll be sorta like nanotubes: all the bonds are nice and friendly to let the electrons move. Graphite is like a few layers of mesh (not touching) stacked together. Graphene and nanotubes are like a single, solid sheet of mesh. You can only let electricity go through one of them (the latter).
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The transparent tape thing:

You take a pencil and scribble for a bit to fill in some paper, get a piece of tape, put the tape on the scribble, pull up, voila: one layer of graphene.

Looks interesting, and it'll be sorta like nanotubes: all the bonds are nice and friendly to let the electrons move. Graphite is like a few layers of mesh (not touching) stacked together. Graphene and nanotubes are like a single, solid sheet of mesh. You can only let electricity go through one of them (the latter).
hmmm just noticed the firefly quote in your sig-- whenever im reminded of firefly -all i can think about is Saffron- damn that woman is hot .
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