Category: Technology & ideas

scientific developments, inventions, design, sci fi

Whatever happened to French scientists?

This came from Eaton Rapids Joe: http://eatonrapidsjoe.blogspot.com/2015/07/french-scientists.html French scientists were at the forefront of scientific discovery throughout the 19th Century and into very early 20th Century. They were leaders in Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and atomic Physics. And then something happened.…

Das Boot – KISS

Again, the iPad has done its dastardly worst and shortened the pic horizontally but not vertically. She’s actually low and lean, with a powerful but simple rig. [As usual, click pic and keep clicking until it embiggens.] There are five…

Das Boot – pesky issues

Typical of me – I have below here a rig in which each part works in its own optimum conditions [if interested, click on pic until it embiggens]: [By the way, that clipboard goes everywhere with me when building, far…

Chronos ring

If you can see the significance of this over the cacophony they feel they must inflict on us, then this via Chuckles will make a lot of sense to you … and well done: [H/T American Digest]

Das Boot – the power sources

Frankly, haven’t the time to draw the hull layout – this is an old layout but thereabouts- there are five beams altogether, two at each end, up high. Purpose of this diagram is to show issues re batteries/other power. Power…