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Worf101
12-23-2010, 05:34 AM
Some things do change. Navy tests E-Mag catapults for carriers. Should be lighter, faster, simpler (no need to produce steam for another function besides propulsion or heat) and is a real step forward.

http://news.cnet.com/2300-1138...0.html?tag=cnetRiver (http://news.cnet.com/2300-11386_3-10005960.html?tag=cnetRiver)

Worf

JarheadEd
12-23-2010, 09:12 AM
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=euLsg_viWW0

The water king will be happier. Every steam cat shot is approx 250 gallons of fresh water.