You know you're a nerd if...

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... if the closest thing to a social media account you have is Physics Forums.
 
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When seeing a new antenna type stops you in your tracks while you try to figure out what it is for and why it's shaped that way... :redface:

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Please explain what it is for and why it's shaped that way. Thank you.
 
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Please explain what it is for and why it's shaped that way. Thank you.
It's a nerd detector. Works well with EE nerds and physicists, but its efficiency drops off rapidly with distance of the nerd from these disciplines.
 
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... if you travel to your job with a black backpack.
 
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... if in your spare time you spend more time on your laptop than on your smartphone.
 
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It's a nerd detector. Works well with EE nerds and physicists, but its efficiency drops off rapidly with distance of the nerd from these disciplines.
Well I qualify as both types of nerd, at least to some small extent. So I could not sleep tonight until I tracked this down.

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B001BRXW74/?tag=pfamazon01-20
 
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