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  1. Steam Flyer

    Will Rednecks Buy the Ford Lightning?

    That's a good line, Mikey. You've certainly made more folding boats than him, ought to count for SOMEthing, right? - DSK
  2. Steam Flyer

    Will Rednecks Buy the Ford Lightning?

    I can imagine that there is a difference because the whistle and it's aperture are going to heat up and change size as the steam goes thru it. That accounts for the hooting, slightly dissonant sound of a steam calliope... it may be that nobody has heard a real one in so long, people don't know...
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    Will Rednecks Buy the Ford Lightning?

    Really? I can see that as a fairly clever solution, although some other kind of mechanism inside a pressure chamber might work better... you'd need to Shoulda called me, I could put in a nice package boiler with all ancillaries for much less than a million. Of course, actual steam is dangerous...
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    Will Rednecks Buy the Ford Lightning?

    Girlfriend, you're out of touch with your peeps. I just (a couple of days ago) from north Alabama to eastern NC. Approx half of all the households I saw on first half to the trip had relatively new pickups sitting in the driveway, mostly worth more than the houses. The whole point of having a...
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    Will Rednecks Buy the Ford Lightning?

    Just goes to show, they believe what they're told to believe - DSK
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    Will Rednecks Buy the Ford Lightning?

    The local RWNJ rag... 75% local business advertising... had a "news" article the other day about how electric vehicles are actually bad for the environment. Full of ignoring the math, plenty of counterfactual statements, etc etc. Could have been written by one of our slightly-more-literate RWNJ...
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