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Old 10th October 2021, 10:51 PM   #1
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Searl Effect Generator - Woo or New?

Came across this from a discussion about photons elsewhere on the web, and wondered if this thing was legit or not. The person was also talking about aether, so I have my suspicions:
https://segmagnetics.com/seg/
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Old 11th October 2021, 12:00 AM   #2
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It's bunk.
And so is the explanation.
It makes a comparison with a hydroelectric dam, but just handwaves about how the potential energy in the dam (or the SEG) is being refilled.
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Old 11th October 2021, 12:44 AM   #3
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Clearly a perpetual motion device of the first kind. A quick Google also reveals claims of antigravity from the same device, plus a total absence of working examples other than the one supposedly operated by the inventor until the electricity company prosecuted him for bypassing the meter. Looks like a classic PM scam; expect the usual suspects to turn up and complain about pseudoskepticism any moment.

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Old 11th October 2021, 02:31 AM   #4
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A couple of relevant links:

http://wiki.naturalphilosophy.org/in...John_R_R_Searl

https://en-academic.com/dic.nsf/enwiki/4858644

And someone else claiming to have made Searl and Godin/Roschin work - https://medium.com/predict/searl-eff...t-b8d24e4199f0
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Old 11th October 2021, 03:30 AM   #5
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Its a CGSM
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Old 11th October 2021, 03:56 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by smartcooky View Post
Its a CGSM
Looks more like round objects to me.

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Old 11th October 2021, 04:03 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by Dave Rogers View Post
Looks more like round objects to me.

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Old 11th October 2021, 07:10 AM   #8
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It's as real as the pole-shift of 05MAY2000 which Searl also predicted.
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