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Erik.Anderson_#2
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Erik.Anderson_#2   8/24/2012 3:34:34 PM
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Try WITHOUT the period. Not WITH the period. Please try it. thanks.

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Zbatt   8/24/2012 3:32:56 PM
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Hi I tried it with the period at the end and it wont work, do you have an alternative email? Thanks

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Erik.Anderson_#2   8/24/2012 2:46:46 PM
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Hi Zbatt, that e-mail is valid except there is a period (.) at the end of the address. Try again without the period at the end.

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Zbatt   8/24/2012 12:03:35 PM
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Hi, I was wondering if there was an email address to contact you on regarding this topic.The above one doesnt seem to work. Thanks

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Erik.Anderson_#2   6/27/2012 2:45:02 PM
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Thanks, I'm glad it was useful to you!

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Iceman_VCL   6/27/2012 2:12:31 PM
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Good job, it is useful and really good explained. Cheers!

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Erik.Anderson_#2   6/18/2012 3:28:19 PM
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Hi Terry, yes, it is possible to successfully ignore and recover from a large seawater splash. The "thin-film" water case described in the article is meant to cover this condition. I don't know of any off-the-shelf modules available though.

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TerryKing   6/7/2012 7:30:46 AM
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Hi, Question about the Marine Small-boat environment: Do you know of any successful systems or products that will ignore and recover from a significant seawater splash? Has research been done on this? I'd like to build touch-sensitive dashboard elements for small craft. (The big guys are sitting in a pilot house).. Regards, Terry King ...On the Mediterranean in Italy terry@yourduino.com

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EREBUS0   6/6/2012 8:19:43 PM
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I had not really considered the effect of water on a touch screen, but your explanation did a good job of both highlighting the problem and showing the various methods available to mitigate the effect. I learned something new today. Thank you.

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