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Subject: Inertial Propulsion

Date: Tue Sep 22 12:44:35 1998
Posted by Mark Miller
Grade level: other
School: No school entered.
City: Trenton State/Province: Ontario
Country: Canada
Area of science: Physics
ID: 906486275.Ph

Is it possible to generate a directional force by causing an elliptical orbit of a rotating mass? By varying the length of the ie. rope on the swinging bucket, to achieve an elliptical orbit, would this cause a stonger inertial force on either end of the circle?

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