- Jan 1, 1970
Travis Evans said:Since virtually all microwaves now seem to be run by electronics, I
wonder why they don't just program the CPU to detect interlock failures
and go into an error condition and refuse to operate, instead of
shorting the AC line? That would sound a lot safer to me. Then again,
I'm not an expert, so maybe I'm missing something.
Have you ever heard of software screwing up? Nah. That arrangement
of 3 interlock switches is much more fail-safe than anything depending
on 0s and 1s.
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