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Transparent Aliminum

Post by TrekMD » Sat Jul 21, 2018 12:03 am

I just saw this on YouTube. Looks like Scotty did come back in time after all...



https://youtu.be/DduO1fNzV4w
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Post by Tesral » Sat Jul 21, 2018 3:03 am

I knew this was being worked on.
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Post by mophius » Sat Jul 21, 2018 1:18 pm

linkie? I can't see the vid
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Post by TrekMD » Sat Jul 21, 2018 1:27 pm

Link added to the first post.
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Post by mophius » Sun Jul 22, 2018 5:12 pm

thanks MD. looks like a great material
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Post by WarpNein » Sun Jul 22, 2018 8:54 pm

Fascinating. The manufacturing sounds like powder metallurgy.

Wonder when Demolition Ranch will get their hands on a sample. How many .50 BMG APIs will it withstand.

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Post by TrekMD » Sun Jul 22, 2018 8:58 pm

I like that there is the potential of using this on smartphones.
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Post by mophius » Sun Jul 22, 2018 9:58 pm

I have a few mates who break screens on their new phones within the first few weeks so they will benefit
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