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Old 02-24-2011, 01:45 AM   #34
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Originally Posted by goinloco1 View Post
I take it billie pretty much quoted from the nology and brisk ads....
Let me quote from page 798, volume 1/ 8th edition of the
"Metals Handbook" published by the American Society for Metals( copyright 1961)...
"resistivity, ohms per circular mil-ft
( theres a chart)
Silver 9.56,
Copper 10.06"

On page 1181 of the same text( this may or may not be relevant)
" Silver has a high degree of resistance to hot concentrated organic acids..."

I believe combustion byproducts can tend to be acidic, and why motor oils are alkaline - to counteract same acids that migrate into the oil over time...
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