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Old 16th November 2017, 06:32 AM   #41
Dave Rogers
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Originally Posted by albie View Post
As the article concludes, though, it may be only the tin foil that can save you:

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That, or the students are aliens who fabricated these results in an effort to get you to take your perfectly functional helmet off.
Or am I bluffing? Bluff, double bluff, double-double bluff? Who can tell?

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Me: So what you're saying is that, if the load carrying ability of the lower structure is reduced to the point where it can no longer support the load above it, it will collapse without a jolt, right?

Tony Szamboti: That is right
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Old 16th November 2017, 12:15 PM   #42
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The ol' Reverse-Whammie-Double-Whammie-Whammie-Whammie! It's the second time this month I've fallen for it!
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