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    Melting Steel with Solar Power

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8tt7RG3UR4c&eurl]YouTube - Melting steel with solar power[/ame]=

    Scary and cool all at once. there is definitely alot of potential with solar science.



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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    Didn't Mythbusters try that and failed? That's pretty damn cool.


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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    Quote Originally Posted by cmoneyr View Post
    Didn't Mythbusters try that and failed? That's pretty damn cool.
    The good old archemedias death ray huh.

    I think this may be a little more advance then what they were trying to do



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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    Quote Originally Posted by cmoneyr View Post
    Didn't Mythbusters try that and failed? That's pretty damn cool.
    Yeah, but they DID get a plane to take off of a treadmill when everyone said they couldn't do it...


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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    Yeah, but they DID get a plane to take off of a treadmill when everyone said they couldn't do it...
    Pfft, I said all along it would take off! Don't make me resurrect the thread!


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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    I thought this was a thread about Gen Chizik' Eyes.


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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    I wonder how fast you would have to pass something through that heat without it getting too much damage. The whole pass your finger through the candle flame trick.



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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    At the speed it took to melt the steel, I don't think a finger would fare too well, even if it was just a "flick".


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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    I wonder how fast you would have to pass something through that heat without it getting too much damage. The whole pass your finger through the candle flame trick.
    I love a challenge!


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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    Gotta love James May!


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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    Am I the only one reminded of a kid with a magnify glass trying to burn ants?


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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    Old news. Superman has been doing that with his eyes for years.



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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Old news. Superman has been doing that with his eyes for years.
    Yeah but he wears underwear outside his pants, so he's weird.


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    Re: Melting Steel with Solar Power

    Quote Originally Posted by cmoneyr View Post
    Pfft, I said all along it would take off! Don't make me resurrect the thread!
    It was going faster than the treadmill. What a crock

    What a bummer it would be to walk in front of this thing at the wrong time!


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