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Re: Anti-Gravity FTs Coming To A Store Near You

From: Neil Morris <neil.nul>
Date: Fri, 08 Nov 2002 11:06:52 +0000
Archived: Fri, 08 Nov 2002 13:37:14 -0500
Subject: Re: Anti-Gravity FTs Coming To A Store Near You


>From: Eleanor White <eleanor.nul>
>To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <ufoupdates.nul>
>Date: Thu, 07 Nov 2002 16:26:16 -0500
>Subject: Re: Anti-Gravity FTs Coming To A Store Near You

>Here's another idea for testing the "ion thrust" hypothesis of
>the electrostatic lifters.

>Surround the lifting conductors with light weight hollow plastic
>tubing, with a few internal support insulating discs along the
>length.  The larger diameter the better.

>One material might be to roll the thin plastic paper sleeves for
>protecting document pages, or even transparency blanks, around a
>broom handle, then tape.  The insulating discs could be made of
>balsa.

>If lift results from an ion stream, such an enclosure on the
>conductors should severely interfere with, and possibly almost
>stop, such ion currents from producing lift, for the same reason
>the entire craft in a bag would - the momentum of ions leaving a
>wire would be cancelled when the ions hit the tubular enclosure.


Eleanor,

In the vacuum experiment carried out at NASA's Marshall Centre,
the rig used was a rotating armature having two "thrust
capacitor" pods, one each end of the armature see:

http://jnaudin.free.fr/html/actv3tst.htm

These "capacitor pods" have a _solid_ dielectric insulating
layer between the two electrode plates, in the rig on the
website it's a layer of polystyrene.

There's an interesting "UFO" linkage on the above page that's
not at first obvious. Jean shows a table of dielectric constants
for a few materials, some of which he's used in his experiments.
He's currently using polystyrene which has a dielectric constant
listed as 2.56, he also lists Barium Strontium Titanate which
has a constant of 13800, it can theoretically hold 5400 times
more charge per given mass than polystyrene. One wonders whether
a "capacitor pod" constructed using this dielectric would
perform significantly better than the ones so far tested!.

The UFO link??

Weren't those alleged UFO craft fragments Linda Moulton Howe had
analysed found to be constructed of layers of magnesium
separated by layers of a _Barium_ compound, in fact very much
like a multi layered _capacitor_. And further, didn't they too
exhibit reactive movement when given a electric charge.


Neil

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