[PLUG-TALK] Men/geeks do your part
rshepard at appl-ecosys.com
Mon Jul 20 05:57:33 PDT 2020
On Sun, 19 Jul 2020, John Jason Jordan wrote:
> There is a sidewalk in front of my house on which someone walks by about
> once an hour. My front porch is about 30 feet back from the sidewalk. I
> sometimes sit on my front porch to read or just watch the world. So far I
> have not bothered with a mask on my front porch. Am I one of the males
> classed as stupid? How far away do you have to be to make mask usage
There is no single answer. Wind direction and speed control where suspended
particles go, how quickly they travel, and when they fall out of suspension.
It's a fluid dynamics question.
My opinion is that wearing a mask while you're sitting on your porch is
sufficient protection because every other factor is beyond your control.
The oregonlive.com web site has (or had) a map of the ZIP codes with the
highest infection instances. That information will give you a better idea of
Stay well and continue healing,
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