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Old 02-25-2003, 01:02 AM   #11
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Most frames are made of aluminum
Electric currents are induced in aluminum by a moving/time-variant magnetic field, producing forces opposing the moving/time-variant magnetic field. It'* actually a really cool effect -- this effect is used for the primary braking system on rides like "Drop Zone" at King'* Island.

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If you would have told someone the earth was round 1000 years ago the would have thought you were crazy
People have known that Earth is round for thousands of years. In fact, back in 200 BC, the Greek astronomer Eratosthenes calculated the Earth'* circumference

Sorry, pet peeve about the earth thing....
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Sensor'* in the bumpers and receivers in the road. It would be a smart system . Lot'* of $$$$$ , but what about the tree'*
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Hey It seems hard to believe but there was once a time with no internal combustion engines(NO BONNIES!!! ) So I guess stranger things could happen.
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sounds alot like MAG-LEV...same technology they use for trains in Europe...I my self..I'll keep my Bonne'
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