[Homeroast] OT: Vacuum Problem PV=nRT

Bonnie Polkinghorn bonnie.polkinghorn at gmail.com
Mon Dec 21 15:38:32 CST 2009

Spew Alert Please!  For the first time I had my mug of Aeropressed Moka
Kadir Blend to my lips when I read  PV=nRT - Piv-Nert - brought back
memories of ... well. .... PivNert - and I practically spewed!!  I'm am
laughing so hard because - I'm losing my memory, but I will always remember
PivNert.  Actually, I'm choking, too!

Thanks for the laugh,

On Mon, Dec 21, 2009 at 12:49 PM, Dave Huddle <
137trimethyl26dioxopurine at gmail.com> wrote:

> <Snip>
> Then I remembered the ideal gas law, PV=nRT.  Rewriting the equation
> as P=nRT/V.  In my situration n, R and V were constant, so P is
> directly propotional to T.    I placed my mug on the perimeter heater
> in my office and in about 5 minutes both T and P had increased and  I
> was able to open it and enjoy my still warm Sumatra Blue Batak.
> <snip>
> Dave

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