Date: Wed, 27 Oct 2004 21:14:09 EDT

Author: Stenquist1@aol.com

Subject: Cartesian Diver with a difference

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This site has incredible hand made cartesian divers called bottle imps that
spin around when the pressure is released.
I have two of them and think they are great.



http://www.wonderworkshops.com/customer/product.php?productid=154&cat=4&page=1


BOB FRIEDHOFFER
City University of New York
Center for Advanced Study in Education
365 5TH AVENUE
#3300
NYC, NY 10021




In a message dated 10/27/2004 6:51:06 PM Eastern Standard Time,
dcjohnson@csupomona.edu writes:
I think you meant "Tony the Tiger" diver... Yes, we have one... Doug J.

>Greetings,
>
>When I want color, I get out my TOMY diver that came in a box of cereal
>many years ago. It is orange and black. That would fit in with many
>school colors. How many are out there?
>
>Dick
>
>
>Helping teachers who facilitate, motivating students who learn.
>Dick Heckathorn 14665 Pawnee Trail Middleburg Hts, OH 44130
>440-826-0834
>Physics Teacher CVCA 4687 Wyoga Lake Rd Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44224
>330-929-0575 VM 120
>www.cvcaroyals.org/~rheckathorn
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: owner-tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu
>[mailto:owner-tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu] On Behalf Of Zigmund J.
>Peacock
>Sent: Wednesday, October 27, 2004 1:24 PM
>To: tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu
>Subject: S-W
>
>Taplers, while we are on the subject of Sargent-Welch [and other
>suppliers of stupidly designed equipment].
> I have several Cartesian Divers # WL1040 that are made from clear
>glass! Have you ever tried to see a clear glass Cartesian Diver at 10 ft
>
>in water? They are nicely invisible, and don't tell me to use colored
>water then all you can see is colored water.
> Where the hell do these people find their designers/engineers, or do
>
>they just make the parts as cheap as possible without any thought as to
>how the apparatus will be used [likely].
> The only good thing is it led me to explore my box of glassware odds
>
>and ends [huge] in which I found three pre-dummy Cartesian divers one
>red and two yellow.
> Ziggy
>
>--
>Zigmund J. Peacock
>WWW.physics.utah.edu/people/staff/peacock.html
>University of Utah/Physics peacock@physics.utah.edu
>115 SOUTH 1400 EAST #201 Tel 801 581 6602
>SALT LAKE CITY UT 84112-0830 Fax 801 581 4801
>
> "We sleep safely in our beds because rough men stand ready in
>the night to do violence to those who would do us harm"
> -- George Orwell
>
> "All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good
>men do nothing!"
> -- Edmund Burke



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BOB FRIEDHOFFER
City University of New York
Center for Advanced S=
tudy in Education
365 5TH AVENUE
#3300
NYC, NY 10021

 

 

 

In a message dated 10/27/2004 6:51:06 PM Eastern Standard Time, dcjohns=
on@csupomona.edu writes:

2px solid">I think you meant "Tony the Tiger" diver...&nb=
sp; Yes, we have one...  Doug J.

>Greetings,
>
>W=
hen I want color, I get out my TOMY diver that came in a box of cereal
&g=
t;many years ago. It is orange and black. That would fit in with many
>=
;school colors. How many are out there?
>
>Dick
>
><=
BR>>Helping teachers who facilitate, motivating students who learn.
&g=
t;Dick Heckathorn  14665 Pawnee Trail  Middleburg Hts, OH  44=
130
>440-826-0834
>Physics Teacher CVCA  4687 Wyoga Lake Rd=
  Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44224
>330-929-0575  VM 120
>www.=
cvcaroyals.org/~rheckathorn
>
>
>-----Original Message----=
-
>From: owner-tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu
>[mailto:owner-tap-l@=
listproc.appstate.edu] On Behalf Of Zigmund J.
>Peacock
>Sent: W=
ednesday, October 27, 2004 1:24 PM
>To: tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu >>Subject: S-W
>
>Taplers, while we are on the subject of Sar=
gent-Welch [and other
>suppliers of stupidly designed equipment].
&=
gt;    I have several Cartesian Divers # WL1040 that are made from=
clear
>glass! Have you ever tried to see a clear glass Cartesian Dive=
r at 10 ft
>
>in water? They are nicely invisible, and don't tel=
l me to use colored
>water then all you can see is colored water.
&=
gt;    Where the hell do these people find their designers/enginee=
rs, or do
>
>they just make the parts as cheap as possible witho=
ut any thought as to
>how the apparatus will be used [likely].
>=
    The only good thing is it led me to explore my box of glasswar=
e odds
>
>and ends [huge] in which I found three pre-dummy Carte=
sian divers one
>red and two yellow.
>    Ziggy
>=
;
>--
>Zigmund J. Peacock
>WWW.physics.utah.edu/people/sta=
ff/peacock.html
>University of Utah/Physics       =
           peacock@physics.utah.edu
>11=
5 SOUTH 1400 EAST #201               =
;      Tel 801 581 6602
>SALT LAKE CITY UT 84112-0830&n=
bsp;                Fax 801 581 4801=

>
>    "We sleep safely in our beds because rough men=
stand ready in
>the night to do violence to those who would do us har=
m"
>        -- George Orwell
>
> =
  "All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good
>m=
en do nothing!"
>         -- Edmund Burke NT>


 

 

>
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