[ExI] Air-powered cars
spike66 at att.net
Fri Jun 6 01:01:53 UTC 2008
> ... On Behalf Of artillo at comcast.net
> Strangely enough, this is the first I've heard of this:
> what a shame we in the USA have to wait for such a thing to
> come around.
> Seems like a really simple idea, maybe I'll build one myself
Do the calcs first Artillo. They say a little more than one horsepower,
then make the absurd claim of 70 mph for 120 miles. I can *guarantee you*
those numbers are wrong. Perhaps they dropped a decimal point twice: I
would believe a top speed of 7 miles per hour for 12 miles.
Whenever one looks at the alternative means of hauling apes, one always
comes away with a new respect for good old gasoline.
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