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    Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    I had no idea (it's not what you think): [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y7h4OtFDnYE]Feynman 'Fun to Imagine' 7: The Train - YouTube[/ame]



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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    Quote Originally Posted by 1100011CS View Post
    I had no idea (it's not what you think): Feynman 'Fun to Imagine' 7: The Train - YouTube
    must be an engineer


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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    He said shaft teehee.



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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    But will it take off from a treadmill?



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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    But will it take off from a treadmill?
    I was a little surprised it took 4 posts for this.



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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    And I thought it was gravity!!


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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    ****! I just learned something today!



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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    Quote Originally Posted by 1100011CS View Post
    I had no idea (it's not what you think): Feynman 'Fun to Imagine' 7: The Train - YouTube

    I will try to remember that next time I go across the Boone high bridge and there's nothing between me and the valley floor except the cone shape of the wheels. Great!



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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    Quote Originally Posted by Senolcyc View Post
    I will try to remember that next time I go across the Boone high bridge and there's nothing between me and the valley floor except the cone shape of the wheels. Great!
    Well, they do have the flange for backup.



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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KiJyFEa1F6o]Train hits Another Train (Head on Collision) - YouTube[/ame]



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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    But will it take off from a treadmill?
    No.

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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rFIWJD_h62k&feature=related]Train Collision - YouTube[/ame]



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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    That may be the most uninteresting 2:26 I've ever spent.


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    Re: Why/how do trains stay on the track?

    Quote Originally Posted by GeronimusClone View Post
    That may be the most uninteresting 2:26 I've ever spent.

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