It workks...

Florian Teply root at localhost.localdomain
Mon Feb 24 10:54:34 PST 2003

On Sun, 23 Feb 2003, Ian Molton wrote:

> On Sun, 23 Feb 2003 23:16:01 +0100
> Florian Teply <root at localhost.localdomain> wrote:
> > he said that when switching on 
> > or off (i don't remember exactly whether it was on or off, but thats
> > not really the fact because you're switching your computer on or off
> > every now and then) produces such high voltages on inductive loads to
> > kill your z-diode easily.
> true, but we're not talking much power in this case (fractions of a
> watt).
> Still not a clever idea though.
Now i know why its called electrical engineering instead of electronics 
engineering over here ;-)) i assumed such a fan would consume some more 

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