Measuring power

Jasper jaspermccrea at
Wed Apr 29 10:56:32 BST 2009

2009/4/29 Paul Makepeace <paulm at>:

> If you're feeling brave you can separate the live wire from the rest
> _reasonably_ safely. The trick is using a very sharp knife and bending the
> cable and nicking the outer sheath at the outside 'edge' of the curve. What
> tends to happen is the sheath tears and with successive small slices will
> tear more & reveal enough for you to work the rest of the sheath off safely.
> Rubber gloves & mats too, obviously :-)

Oh, go on, use your teeth, and stand in a bucket of water.

People wonder how anyone with an entry in the Darwin awards could be so stupid.

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