Survivalist Forum - View Single Post - EMP and modern rides
View Single Post
Old 02-22-2020, 01:29 PM
cannonfoddertfc's Avatar
cannonfoddertfc cannonfoddertfc is online now
Sheepdog in Wolf clothing
 
Join Date: May 2015
Location: PNW
Posts: 2,334
Thanks: 4,089
Thanked 5,252 Times in 1,684 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by NW GUY View Post
DOES a steel sided and roofed building provide any EMP protection?
Quote:
Originally Posted by Trip Wire View Post
If totally isolated and non grounded. One big cage
Continuous in circuit (metal roof continuous with metal side) and totally isolated. No power wires, phone lines, cable, etc can breach the outer shell. Some folks forget that the power to the shop is a problem.

But if it does have power, utilize surge protection where the power comes into the building and ensure it has a good ground.

One of the many theories on EMP protection:
https://www.futurescience.com/emp/emp-grounding.html
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to cannonfoddertfc For This Useful Post: