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  Topic: reports from the front
alsetalokin

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PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Fri Feb 06, 2009 10:46 pm   Subject: reports from the front
Thanks, Harvey, I'll try it. Really miserable today.

There is a high-speed video up of JK's plasma rotation, showing IMHO unequivocal rotation, not resetting.

There's no gain in what Steorn is s ...
  Topic: reports from the front
alsetalokin

Replies: 2164
Views: 628288

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Thu Feb 05, 2009 6:58 pm   Subject: reports from the front
Oh, and there's MrEntropy's point too.
IF the data axes are what he says, and also IF the data is gathered correctly, that is, free from artifact caused by shaft wobble, etc....
  Topic: reports from the front
alsetalokin

Replies: 2164
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PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Thu Feb 05, 2009 6:56 pm   Subject: reports from the front
You can't be serious. Is that graph the Steorn effect? That's ORBO?

Is everybody over there making the same mistake that's shown in Axle's pixel count, and that Harvey has so gently pointed out?
...
  Topic: HedyL
alsetalokin

Replies: 597
Views: 168772

PostForum: Skeptics, sceptics, and Cynics   Posted: Sat Jan 03, 2009 5:06 am   Subject: HedyL
"er fro his Dizz m. "

I love it when you talk dirty...
Cool
  Topic: HedyL
alsetalokin

Replies: 597
Views: 168772

PostForum: Skeptics, sceptics, and Cynics   Posted: Thu Dec 25, 2008 6:19 pm   Subject: HedyL
Hmmm--do I detect a publication pending?

Great--it's about time--HedyL deserves a syndicated daily column in a major newspaper chain...
  Topic: drmike said
alsetalokin

Replies: 4
Views: 4718

PostForum: General Steorn Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 25, 2008 6:13 pm   Subject: drmike said
AFAIK, parthenogenesis always results in female offspring. Mary's experience, whatever it was, was not a case of parthenogenesis.
That being said, this forum is not a platform for specific religious ...
  Topic: Steorn Down Again?
alsetalokin

Replies: 191
Views: 117494

PostForum: General Steorn Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 23, 2008 11:43 pm   Subject: Steorn Down Again?
And seems down again.
18:42 est 23-12-08
  Topic: A Steorn's New Circus
alsetalokin

Replies: 3
Views: 3754

PostForum: General Steorn Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 23, 2008 11:41 pm   Subject: A Steorn's New Circus
My analysis of your analysis:
- Steorn really discovered a new phasical phenomenon
No, they didn't. They have mistaken a particular error, in a particular apparatus, for an effect, and when a compet ...
  Topic: reports from the front
alsetalokin

Replies: 2164
Views: 628288

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Tue Dec 23, 2008 11:31 pm   Subject: reports from the front
alsetalokin can you still provide us with still photos of your system??
If so; one of the idlers in normal stopped positions around the rotor ( if more then one place they will stop at) with out the ...
  Topic: WhipMag II
alsetalokin

Replies: 783
Views: 231725

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Tue Dec 23, 2008 11:29 pm   Subject: WhipMag II
Magnetic Rayon?

Ok this was weird. I was doing an inverted AGW test with locked S1 & S2 when the rotor decided to drop and fall. It bounced off my padded desk, flipped into my lap and rolled o ...
  Topic: WhipMag II
alsetalokin

Replies: 783
Views: 231725

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Thu Dec 18, 2008 12:49 am   Subject: WhipMag II
Let's see... I'm used to figuring in Torr or microns. So there are a thousand millibar in one bar. Duh. And one bar is 750 Torr, about. And one Torr is a thousand microns. And one atmosphere is just u ...
  Topic: reports from the front
alsetalokin

Replies: 2164
Views: 628288

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Thu Dec 18, 2008 12:34 am   Subject: reports from the front


While you're at the vodka, Al, stare at the dancer below for a few seconds and she will spin in the other direction

http://i207.photobucket.com/albums/bb234/vurdlak8/2007b.gif

Ho Ho Ho

Ch ...
  Topic: reports from the front
alsetalokin

Replies: 2164
Views: 628288

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Wed Dec 17, 2008 10:39 pm   Subject: reports from the front
Ahh.

So I get home, thru the snow, have my pau 'hana kine and a shot of Luksusowa, fire up the confuser to check in, and I find these things!

The magnetosphere and the solar wind. Neat visualiza ...
  Topic: static machines and other interesting devices
alsetalokin

Replies: 38
Views: 26845

PostForum: Inventor's Corner   Posted: Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:14 pm   Subject: static machines and other interesting devices
I've dusted off the Bonetti machine for a lab project that will commence next month. Meanwhile I made a couple of pictures. Here's a nice one (15 sec at f/2.8 ):
Note the corona on and between the di ...
  Topic: Magluvins oven. Whats cookin?
alsetalokin

Replies: 507
Views: 170388

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Fri Dec 05, 2008 1:35 am   Subject: Magluvins oven. Whats cookin?
The high-speed camera has a trade-off issue. It is capable of insane frame rates, but the higher the frame rate, the fewer overall pixels in the image, and the shorter the time captured--because of st ...
  Topic: WhipMag JavaScript applet
alsetalokin

Replies: 123
Views: 60136

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Thu Nov 27, 2008 11:37 pm   Subject: WhipMag JavaScript applet
transom?
Sounds like a zahada clue.
Could either be that little deck-like thing on the back of a ski-boat,
or
the little window above the door-frame, not often seen in modern construction in the ...
  Topic: Questions Seeking Answers (Computers/Computing)
alsetalokin

Replies: 14
Views: 11141

PostForum: Off Topic Forum   Posted: Thu Nov 27, 2008 10:39 pm   Subject: Questions Seeking Answers (Computers/Computing)
Um-hmm. I guess the real question is, can one drive to there without going thru a gate, from public BLM roads.
When I lived in CC, we sometimes would take a six-pack out to Virgil the Steam Man, at ...
  Topic: Questions Seeking Answers (Computers/Computing)
alsetalokin

Replies: 14
Views: 11141

PostForum: Off Topic Forum   Posted: Wed Nov 26, 2008 5:03 pm   Subject: Questions Seeking Answers (Computers/Computing)
I think the entrance is at 7:00 or thereabouts. The first drums were piled at the center of the circle. There's probably something there like a target marker. Subsequent loads of drums were offloaded ...
  Topic: Questions Seeking Answers (Computers/Computing)
alsetalokin

Replies: 14
Views: 11141

PostForum: Off Topic Forum   Posted: Tue Nov 25, 2008 5:18 pm   Subject: Questions Seeking Answers (Computers/Computing)
There's a lot of really weird stuff out there and I doubt if anybody knows what a lot of it is, anymore.
That site looks to me like a huge pile of 55-gal drums. I see the "ugly" made of dru ...
  Topic: reports from the front
alsetalokin

Replies: 2164
Views: 628288

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Mon Nov 17, 2008 6:57 pm   Subject: reports from the front
No. The SHCS heads are trimmed so that they will fit thru the holes in the stator magnets and let the magnets wobble around without contacting the screwheads. The screwheads will not slip thru the hol ...
  Topic: reports from the front
alsetalokin

Replies: 2164
Views: 628288

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Mon Nov 17, 2008 2:44 pm   Subject: reports from the front
Shocked
I didn't -- they don't. I just stuck the screws in there and let the bearings find their own favorite positions.
I know this seems a bit "sloppy" considering the accuracy of other ...
  Topic: lostcauses corner
alsetalokin

Replies: 584
Views: 164533

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Sat Nov 15, 2008 6:43 pm   Subject: lostcauses corner
Well, looking over the GWS 1080 prop with slip removed, RPM stabilized at 909 rpm according to AL post on Jan 12th 2008. 39 sec to a complete stop from that rpm.

Still can't find the weight of th ...
  Topic: Question for Alsetalokin
alsetalokin

Replies: 139
Views: 79949

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Fri Nov 14, 2008 4:18 pm   Subject: Question for Alsetalokin
Let's see--the whole thing was a combination of luck and experimentation.
My tooling won't handle material larger than a certain size; I think the final rotor size was determined by this, in addition ...
  Topic: WhipMag II
alsetalokin

Replies: 783
Views: 231725

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Thu Nov 13, 2008 10:44 pm   Subject: WhipMag II
Acrylic plastic sheet and flat stock comes in extruded or cast. I can't remember right now which is which but one form is a lot more dimensionally and densitally accurate than the other. Acrylite &quo ...
  Topic: Bulgarian Insights
alsetalokin

Replies: 713
Views: 334545

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Tue Nov 11, 2008 2:34 pm   Subject: Bulgarian Insights
"this is unical devise it work 7 hours with out any help from electrical or Oil. After stoped and any times 2-10 minutes not working it can to replicate the cicle another 7 hours"

@Racho, ...
  Topic: Bulgarian Insights
alsetalokin

Replies: 713
Views: 334545

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Tue Nov 11, 2008 2:42 am   Subject: Bulgarian Insights
That's lovely!
Talk about optical commutation...
I don't know about the homopolar aspect, though...
  Topic: reports from the front
alsetalokin

Replies: 2164
Views: 628288

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Sat Nov 08, 2008 10:00 pm   Subject: reports from the front
You might also be able to mount your vise on the mill table at the appropriate angle, if you have an accurate square and protractor.

How coarse a thread will your lathe cut? If it will do 8 TPI or ...
  Topic: reports from the front
alsetalokin

Replies: 2164
Views: 628288

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Sat Nov 08, 2008 8:48 pm   Subject: reports from the front
Doesn't your mill head tilt? If it does you can mill the 61 degree angle that way.
If not you can scribe an accurate triangle onto some aluminum plate stock, carefully cut it out and manually file it ...
  Topic: reports from the front
alsetalokin

Replies: 2164
Views: 628288

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Fri Nov 07, 2008 10:17 pm   Subject: reports from the front
I'll try to try CC's suggestions, but I don't know when I'll be able to. I am absolutely overloaded with work and other stressors right now. I can only spare a few minutes each day to look in on the v ...
  Topic: reports from the front
alsetalokin

Replies: 2164
Views: 628288

PostForum: WhipMag Discussion/Development   Posted: Thu Nov 06, 2008 9:08 pm   Subject: reports from the front
Ah, yes, parallels. They are so handy that you really should get a set. A pair of small v-blocks is good to have too. And of course a set of 1-2-3 blocks.
http://pitstool.zoovy.com/c=S8vpsOBwsY2rQPj1 ...
 
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