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Old 08-18-2017, 07:11 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by psneeld View Post
Exactly correct inbrespect to path to ground. Salt water is more conductive than the human body, therefore electricity goes straight to ground in the water.

In fresh water, the body is nore conductive than the water so the electricity takes the easier path through the body.

Not perfect, but it hapoens and thats the VERY basic explanation.
Maybe a very basic explanation, but also very correct.
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