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by 001userid
Sun Apr 08, 2007 2:11 am
Forum: Fusor and/or General Fusion Theory (& FAQs)
Topic: Ignition is a whole new ball game.
Replies: 35
Views: 10345

Re: Ignition is a whole new ball game.

<t>Oliver, <br/> I agree, fission is an easy fire to stoke. Copious radiation and inherent activation are the only reasons we even bother with seeking a safer fire. <br/> <br/> As we keep pushing ahead to extract more energy from either of these fires the balance of safety is often in limbo. <br/> <...
by 001userid
Thu Apr 05, 2007 6:06 pm
Forum: Interesting Links
Topic: Matter from light
Replies: 0
Views: 2402

Matter from light

This is an old one, does anyone have anything new about this work?

http://www.skybooksusa.com/time-travel/ ... matter.htm
by 001userid
Thu Apr 05, 2007 5:57 pm
Forum: Interesting Links
Topic: Electron speed
Replies: 1
Views: 2850

Electron speed

Interesting one on electron flow:

http://focus.aps.org/story/v17/st4

Joe Sal
by 001userid
Wed Apr 04, 2007 3:33 pm
Forum: Neutrons, Radiation, and Detection (& FAQs)
Topic: A safe source for tests - vaseline glass
Replies: 5
Views: 3240

Re: A safe source for tests - vaseline glass

Great information. Several similar items are on e-bay.

I like the aspect of "hiding in plain site" feature this has.

My wife will still be a bit suspicious about why I purchased a fancy piece of glassware.

Joe Sal
by 001userid
Tue Mar 27, 2007 9:59 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Plasma Sculptures
Replies: 4
Views: 2803

Re: Plasma Sculptures

That's a beautiful shot. Is that a ring inside the inner grid?
Joe Sal
by 001userid
Tue Mar 27, 2007 8:05 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Fusor Equations
Replies: 3
Views: 2019

Re: Fusor Equations

<t>Most of the details to operation, equipment and safety, can be found by using the search function. <br/> <br/> Just type in FAQ and a good many gems will be revealed. I've been around for awhile now and still find the FAQ search useful. <br/> <br/> Also use the search(since yesterday to find the ...
by 001userid
Tue Mar 27, 2007 4:30 pm
Forum: Neutrons, Radiation, and Detection (& FAQs)
Topic: Compact Disk for detection.
Replies: 7
Views: 3054

Re: Compact Disk for detection.

Yes, a perpendicular hit would small, maybe turned on edge would be better. A moderator/reflector may also help. Just one of those "for kicks" thoughts.
Joe Sal
by 001userid
Tue Mar 27, 2007 3:32 pm
Forum: Neutrons, Radiation, and Detection (& FAQs)
Topic: Compact Disk for detection.
Replies: 7
Views: 3054

Compact Disk for detection.

Could a neutron flux produce bad sectors on a r/w CD? The thought just came to me as I set a detector next to a CD. Apologies in advanced for another wingnut idea.
Joe Sal