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Thread: Microwave affecting WiFi
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Michael Algernon wrote:
>> Students at MIT proved the tinfoil hat made RF exposure to the head
>> worse.  :-)
>> Nate
> How does that happen ?

Just guessing, but at the right wavelength the aluminum foil would resonate
and be more of a antenna than a shield.  The same thing happens to metal
chassis and ground planes that someone naively things work like a shield and
block all RF going in and out.

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