Smoking around computers

From: Eric Chomko <>
Date: Tue Dec 11 13:38:46 2001

Worse case I saw was a keyboard. An Apple Extended II, IIRC. I never thought it
hold that much ash! I opened it and poured it out. A mound about 2 inches high
and 3
inches in diameter. Really sort of gross. It reeked of tobacco as well.

Smoking doesn't kill computers, just their users.


Jeff Hellige wrote:

> >I've been chain-smoking around computers of various sorts for 20 years, and
> >I've never seen any evidence of smoke-related problems. I prefer that
> >computers don't smoke around me, however ;>)
> It certainly could turn beige cases some nasty yellow colors though
> Jeff
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