[Novalug] This is waaaaaaYYYYY COOOOLLLL
edjames at greenbelt.com
Thu Feb 21 04:30:26 EST 2008
"Proposed design", "concept illustration", "patent pending". sigh.
Quoting Clif Flynt <clif at cflynt.com>:
> Jay Hart wrote:
> A friend of mine did some back-of-envelope calculations and comes
> up with not enough energy in a 50 lb weight over that distnace to
> power the LED for the described time.
> Apparently, this device was never prototyped, just designed.
> Might also be some miscommunication between the developer and
> the reporter, or a units error.
> It does make me think about modifying a hand-squeeze-generator
> LED flashlight to work with an anemometer for a wind-powered
> I've played with a couple of the shake-LED lights and squeeze generator
> ones. The squeeze ones are my favorite, and now live in glove
> compartments and around the house for those "after the batteries have
> died" occaissions when you wish you had a working flashlight.
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