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Re: 400N P3D Rocket



For those of us who are SI impared.

1 lb.  =  4.45 Newtons

73,
Joe
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ricardo Denis" <r_denis@globalnet.hn>
To: <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
Sent: Wednesday, September 27, 2000 8:59 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] 400N P3D Rocket


> hi all,
>
> whlie looking at the P3D pictures, i noticed the one of dick daniels
> holding the 400 Newton rocket in his hands. it made we wonder just how
much
> power is 400N. to satisfy my curiosity i'd thought i'd ask so here goes:
> between me and my bicycle we weigh 115 Kg. if i were to strap on the P3D
> 400N rocket to my bicycle, how long would it take me to accelerate from a
> zero to 100 kilometers per hour (assume no friction and a level surface)?
> thanks in advance.
>
> 73 de rick
>
>
>
> Donde esta Ricky? http://www.findu.com/cgi-bin/find.cgi?hr2kos-14
>
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