'Odd-Split' Repeaters on 2 Meters
I've heard many people talk about these "odd-split" machines ... I personally have no problem with 1 Mc split repeaters on 2 meters as long as they're contained in the commonly accepted pairs for them. Electrically speaking, it's actually more desirable ...
Paper Folding to the Moon
If you folded this piece of paper in half, it would now be twice as thick as it was before: So my question is this: how many ... cm. That means one page is about 0.01 cm high. And what of the Moon? Mean distance from the Earth is about 384,000 km, or about ...
The Fundamentals of GPS
Not all GPS positions are created equal.Natural and man-made error sources can degrade the standalone accuracy of GPS by as much as 100 meters horizontally and 300 meters vertically ... we can hope for a 30 centimeter-3 meter solution.
Give him 2.54 centimeters and he'll take 1.609344 kilometers
It’s so much easier than trying to remember how many inches there are to a mile ... Will bars sell a 0.914 meters of ale? Will biologists have to start writing papers on 2.54 centimeter worms? Who would listen to an album by the rock group 22.86 ...
Representing time periods in 3D
3D objects grow n^3 times ... meters, and the Randall's Island Park Soccer Fields' 110 meters * 66 meters * 1.9 meters yields the 13,800 cubic meters (13.8 billion cubic centimeters) that we need. To represent the age of the Earth linearly, at 1 cm/year ...