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    Quote Originally Posted by Starjots View Post
    II think it's fair to say early calculators changed engineering as much as the computer -- ending the long reign of the slide rule, which disappeared by the time I went to college in 1980.
    The slide rule is still around. I have one of these. The batteries never run out...


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    Team INEOS UK's first AC75 was a flop. They've pushed the design boundaries on the second. Hope it works; racing starts in 8 weeks.


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    Pic I took on the Hoover dam tour that goes over one of the pin wheels, which vibrates the room above it as xx thousand gallons of water per second pass underneath. It was dripping water!

    Last edited by Limes; 10-17-2020 at 11:29 PM.

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