Speaking as one whose mother purchased Dramamine in case lots while I was
small, I can attest to the fact that ground straps do NOT work for motion
Andy Webster wrote:
> you can still buy static straps from Kmart here in Aust.
> they were supposed to reduce/stop car-sickness. I have doubts as to their
> >From: Lancer7676@aol.com
> >Reply-To: Lancer7676@aol.com
> >To: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
> >Subject: Re: Off Topic -- Static Electricity
> >Date: Fri, 5 Nov 1999 16:17:30 EST
> >In a message dated 11/5/99 8:47:10 AM Eastern Standard Time,
> >email@example.com writes:
> ><< Didn't they used to sell ground straps that hung from maybe the
> > rear axle to the road to discharge static? Used 'em on big gasoline
> > haulers as I remember. If you could find 'em might they help?
> > >>
> >I remember them--they were chains that drug the ground--I remember the
> >of the chains dragging as the truck passed.
> >--DAvid C.