Introduction: Phone Protected by Carbon in Microwave

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You are afraid that your phone will be damaged during a thunderstorm or other strong electric pulse?

You should't do it but the Carbon tape (and now on Amazon) can protect your phone even in the microwave!

Step 1:

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Never do this, but if you still want to do it, keep in mind that the
tape get very hot in a microwave and plastic parts can be melted. Carbon tape only protects electronic components phone because it can serve as a Faraday cage, if you completely wrap tape a phone.

Step 2:

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Thus protect your phone from stun gun also.

You can sew the carbon tape in your pocket or a pouch and your phone will be protected.


drosenkranz (author)2015-03-15

ok so you're phone is protected. but what about all the phone towers? wouldn't they be fried if we were hit by an EMP?

Project D (author)drosenkranz2015-09-05

Not all electromagnetic pulses come from terrorist attacks, or are that powerful. Any EM pulse can damage electronic devices, it doesn't have to be strong or large enough to take out a cell tower.

fred3655 (author)2015-03-15

Carbon tape protects your hand from getting hurt when you smash a car door on it repeatedly. Try it sometime.

mrandle (author)2015-03-14

Does this stop metal from arcing if it covers it?

Shenzhen (author)mrandle2015-03-15


crank_girl (author)2015-03-14

I'm not sure that this meets the parameters of an 'ible. It's basically a tip. Not a how-to.

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