Date: Thu, 28 Oct 2004 10:34:07 -0600

Author: "Zigmund J. Peacock"

Subject: Re: Cartesian Diver with a difference

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Bob Thankyou thnakyou. Zig

Stenquist1@aol.com wrote:

> 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
>
>
>
>
> www.scienctrix.com


--
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 Thankyou thnakyou. Zig



Stenquist1@aol.com wrote:


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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.

 

 

 

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

style="border-left: 2px solid blue; padding-left: 5px; margin-left: 5px;"> face="Arial">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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www.scienctrix.com




-- 
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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