Date: Sun Aug 23 20:49:06 2009 Back to Contents ------------------------------------------------------------------------

Author: Tom Gill

Subject: Re: Giant Water Slide - Projectile Motion with Human

Post:

Something I just noticed from the clip was the simultaneity of the landing
in the pool and the sound of the splash. The visual effects are quite good,
as they should be for a professionally created hoax.

Tom Gill
Central Columbia HS
Bloomsburg, PA


----- Original Message -----
From: "Irons, Stephen"
To:
Sent: 21 August, 2009 4:54 PM
Subject: Re: [tap-l] Giant Water Slide - Projectile Motion with Human


> Unfortunately a hoax. See
>
> www.hoax-slayer.com
>
> There'd be no way to control the arc accurately enough.
>
> -Stephen.
>
> Sent from my iPod with an itty bitty virtual keyboard.
>
> On Aug 21, 2009, at 3:38 PM, "Adam Beehler"
> wrote:
>
>> Tappers,
>> I was just made privy to this:
>> http://www.funnyhub.com/videos/pages/giant-waterslide-ramp.html
>> Now, did they calculate that ahead of time or did they have to go
>> through multiple crash test dummies?
>> Adam Beehler
>
>


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