[CQ-Contest] Fwd: Dimly lit working environments:

Joe 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
Idle Tyme
On 8/6/2014 1:12 PM, George Schultz via CQ-Contest wrote:
> Guys,
> 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...
> GS
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