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Charged ovoid breakdown

A charged ovoid with grounded spheres at each end breaks down at its sharper end.

Fishbane Chapter:   25.6
HRW 9th:   24.04
Reese Chapter:   17.5
SJ 3rd Chapter:   20.6
PIRA DCS classification:   5B30.101

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