Tesla Coil Display at Griffith Observatory

November 17, 2006

  Tesla Coil display    Originally uploaded by xeni. The observatory is open again. www.griffithobs.org From Wikipedia: "A Tesla coil is a category of disruptive discharge transformer coils, named after their inventor, Nikola Tesla. Tesla coils are composed of coupled resonant electric circuits. Nikola Tesla actually experimented with a large variety of coils and configurations, […]

4×4 Straight Up

October 17, 2006

This is a very impressive video of a bunch of dude attempting to climb a hill that is almost near straight up. I was very impressed with one of the driver recovery at the top of the hill. I think this would be very fun to do.

This new Weblog

December 20, 2005

I’ve posted many items on the Internet over the years. Weblog software makes this much easier to post and organize. This weblog will have information about using technology while travelling, working and daily activity. My first posts will be older items that I’m moving from an old website for historical purposes. Enjoy! Frank