[CQ-Contest] Fwd: Dimly lit working environments:
nss at mwt.net
Wed Aug 6 15:42:13 EDT 2014
This has been an interesting topic.
I'm totally odd i guess.
My room has no lights at all. None nada, the only light is from the
computer monitor, the self illuminated keyboard, and the lights of the
radio. nothing else.
The Original Rolling Ball Clock
On 8/6/2014 1:12 PM, George Schultz via CQ-Contest wrote:
> Interesting about the lighting. K0RF has these typical in-ceiling
> overhead fluorescents in his radio room. Those things fatigue my eyes and put me
> to sleep! So, when I single-op at Chuck's, I bring a long-necked,
> adjustable high-intensity desk-lamp--focused on the work at hand--and turn those
> fluorescent-things off. Every time he walks in the room, though, he turns
> them on...so, we have the "Battle of the Lights!" I bring the high-intensity
> lamp for our multiops, too, and it does seem to ameliorate the
> fatigue-effect of the overheads--which are always on for those efforts. Not sure what
> it is about overhead fluorescent lighting that affects me--but I know it's
> true. Guess I need to research the color spectrum-thing, too...
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