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A Branch Across Two Power Line Burns?

Discussion in 'Misc Electronics' started by W. eWatson, Feb 27, 2010.

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  1. W. eWatson

    W. eWatson Guest

    On the web, there's a video of a branch suspended across two hot lines
    that is burning. I would have thought the conductivity of wood was so
    low that wouldn't happen. Wet wood?
  2. Quiki


    Mar 1, 2010
    P = V^2 / R. High voltage. You should watch the videos of birds and squirrels...
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