Smart card

Mike Gerwitz mtg at
Sat Apr 8 18:23:01 CEST 2017

On Sat, Apr 08, 2017 at 04:29:58 -0400, Robert J. Hansen wrote:
> (I can tell you from personal experience most smartcards handle being
> washed just fine, but the static charges they're exposed to in the dryer
> will often fry them.)

Not that I'd recommend anyone else test this, but my Nitrokey survived a
wash and the majority of a dry cycle unscathed.  I've never run into the
basement so quickly in my life when I realized what I had done.

Mike Gerwitz
Free Software Hacker+Activist | GNU Maintainer & Volunteer
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