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Is this Possible ???


Any time we go to Walmart or the Gro Store Sherry has to use one of their Mobility Carts.  Yesterday we were at Walmart and while Sherry was shopping the plug cord on the Mobility Cart some how started dragging on the floor.  A woman stopped her and told her to be still while she fixed it so it wouldn't get hung on something.

SHERRY SAID that when the woman picked up the Cord IT SHOCKED HER - - - keep in mind that this is the Male end of the cord that plugs into the wall sockets where they are recharged.

I told Sherry that could not happen and barely avoided Divorce Court - - - SOOOOOOO I have let it drop as far as any discussion with her about it.

CAN THIS HAPPEN ??????????????????????????????????



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Cant see it.....Maybe static electricity from the cord dragging on the floor.....The plug just goes to a small battery charger as far as I know. If she was to get a shock from the batteries, it would be 6, 12 or 24 volts depending how the system is wired.......Did this woman complain to Walmart about it? I think someone might just be looking for a payout

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Sherry said that they mentioned it to a clerk but he didn't seem to be too concerned. She also mentioned that the lady had a bump/mark on her hand that she was rubbing.

According to Sherry, the lady didn't seem to want to make a big deal out of it so who knows.

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My first reaction was static from the cord dragging, but if it was, it would me very minor; of course, some folks are more sensitive than others. Then, I started thinking:  If a diode in the battery charger shorted or failed, it might be possible to get a backfeed through the charger.  I can't be sure about that, though; usually, if a diode fails, it just becomes an open part of the circuit, and would pass no voltage or current.  I may be way out in left field, though.



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Em(I) my first thought was "Aliens" but I decided not to mention that because the knot on my head was just beginning to heal real good. thanks for the reply - - Em(E)

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One thing for sure these days....it will be Trumps fault......

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Geepers! I have to use those carts when I go shopping. I'm now gonna be grabbing the prongs on every one I use to see if I get shocked..... which should cause me to fall on the floor twitching and yelling until compensation sets in. (LOL)

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