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Hand-in-pocket trick

  1. Jun 14, 2009 #1
    This is a conceptual question and doesn't involve any work so I don't have much in the way of an attempt to answer it myself yet ... The question is:

    Any help is greatly appreciated.
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    The admonition should be worded "one hand put in a pocket". With two hands working with equipment with high voltages you potentially provide a path for current from one hand up the arm and down the other arm to the hand. What major organ of the body lies along that path?
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