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Invisiblethoughts
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Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! * 1
    #796222 - 10/08/15 03:52 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Wow. I'm amazed and inspired.
There is hope for a better future after all.:sunny:

 


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: thoughts]
    #796252 - 10/08/15 01:17 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

:noargument:


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: drawde]
    #796299 - 10/08/15 10:31 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

very cool video.  Hopefully he isn't full of shit.


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: Big Bear]
    #796325 - 10/09/15 02:34 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

He seems legit and determined.
I wanna go help.


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: thoughts]
    #796331 - 10/09/15 08:57 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

He did indeed come across as very sincere.


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: drawde]
    #796346 - 10/09/15 01:19 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

I agree.  I just am skeptical of course.


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: Big Bear]
    #796418 - 10/10/15 12:05 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

I don't think the guy's intentions are in question at all, it's whether or not anything will ever become of any of it.


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: drawde]
    #796419 - 10/10/15 12:22 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

He's challenging some of the richest most powerful industries.
And he does have some leverage.

I really hope the water purifiers are used to help California's drought.:thumbup:


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: thoughts]
    #796424 - 10/10/15 12:35 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Same.  Cool idea but I'm curious if its economically viable on a large scale.  I like self propelled electricity a lot too.


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: Big Bear]
    #796429 - 10/10/15 12:56 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Do you mean self perpetuating, or did I miss something?


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: Bumble_Dick]
    #796431 - 10/10/15 12:59 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

is there a difference?  it's an exercise bike you ride to make electricity.


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: Big Bear]
    #796432 - 10/10/15 01:09 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Where is agmotes when you need him?


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: Bumble_Dick]
    #796433 - 10/10/15 01:16 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Quote:

Bumble_Dick said:
Do you mean self perpetuating, or did I miss something?



Did you watch the video?


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: thoughts]
    #796434 - 10/10/15 01:18 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Nope.


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: Bumble_Dick]
    #796436 - 10/10/15 01:20 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Then yeah, you actually missed a lot, smart guy.


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: Bumble_Dick]
    #796444 - 10/10/15 01:47 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

what's your point?  What would agmotes contribute to this particular discussion that would be so enlightening?  A fly wheel propels and you power it yourself.  Am I missing something here?


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: Big Bear]
    #796447 - 10/10/15 02:01 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

No, it could definitely be me. I've got a minimal understanding of the sciences, and am pretty drunk right now. Forgive me, brother bear.


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: Bumble_Dick]
    #796449 - 10/10/15 02:04 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

How about you watch the video since you're so engaged in this thread now.


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: Bumble_Dick]
    #796451 - 10/10/15 03:11 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Quote:

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No, it could definitely be me. I've got a minimal understanding of the sciences, and am pretty drunk right now. Forgive me, brother bear.



I Christmas treed the second half of science on my act.  I would have gotten a really good damn score if it wasnt for the science questions.  Brutal.


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Re: Billions in Change. New doc, must watch! [Re: Bumble_Dick] * 2
    #796490 - 10/10/15 04:55 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Quote:

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Where is agmotes when you need him?



The bike is driving a generator, so human-powered electricity would be a better way to describe it. "Self-propelled electricity" implies that the electricity drives itself, which is impossible.

The flywheel is nothing more than a temporary storage area for kinetic energy (a mechanical capacitor) that smooths out the rotational speed of the assembly under an inconsistent prime mover (the person's pedaling), which improves generator performance and efficiency.

Either way, unless you can do an cost benefit analysis that factors in the energy, money, and waste generated in mining the raw meterial ores, refining, casting/machining, etc. and prove that each machine will operate long enough to completely offset the total cost, then it will be nothing more than a novelty.

More power to the guy though, he is truly an inspiration for all of us...he is trying his best to solve some big problems with the world. :thumbup:


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