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Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by HiTech, Jul 18, 2006.

  1. HiTech

    HiTech Well-Known Member

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    Yes, it's a 6-chip Luxeon
     
  2. Marks256

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    Ok, i am going to take a turn. What is this apparatus?

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  3. HiTech

    HiTech Well-Known Member

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    a jurassic period caculator operated by a hand crank?
     
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    An antique shredding machine ?
     
  6. Marks256

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    HiTech is the closest. :cool:
     
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    Looks like Charles Babbage's difference engine.
     
  8. Nigel Goodwin

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    Or, to more correct, a modern museum model of it - Babbage was never able to get it made, as the technology of the time wasn't good enough. And the picture is actually 'difference engine 2' - kind of Windows Xp of it's day :D

    This particular picture is from the London Science Museum.

     
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    Dang! I thought I had found a photo of Babbage and his engine. :D
     

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    That looks more like Barry Manilow?.
     
  11. Marks256

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    :):):D:D:D!
    You mean the guy who writes the songs that make the grown men cry?
     
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    How's one of them called ? Only once a song made me cry - ...
     
  14. Nigel Goodwin

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    I mean the guy with the big nose! :D :D :D :D
     
  15. HiTech

    HiTech Well-Known Member

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    Now these two guys have ski slopes!!

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    Then there's this actress that has both a big nose and a big mouth.

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    HeHe, the guy on the right, with the cap, looks like he is about to show some small animal who is boss. :)
     
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    is that Jamie Farr in the middle? If it is - geez he's gettin old...
     

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