Supersonic ping pong ball
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February 8, 2013, 04:29 PM
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Ah shitballs !!
My Vacuum pump is only doing -0.75 bar right now......that ain't good enough.
The vacuum thang is very important in this experiment.The terminal velocity of a ping pong ball is really slow.Low mass , high drag.......The only way it'll go 500 mph is in a vacuum....
The vacuum pump is going in for service monday , but really it's not good enough......it's right on the cusp.......The first shot I did that worked was -0.82 bar.For this to work properly you really want -0.99 bar.
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