[WWI] vac wings
ibancorp at TDS.net
Fri Feb 9 15:32:31 EST 2007
dave fleming wrote:
> Quoting Shane Weier <bristolf2b at hotmail.com>:
>> Thanks - this is one of my pet peeves. It annoys me when people call it "sag" because the phenomenon is actually caused by the *tightness* of the fabric, not the slackness!
> All wrapped up in the mathematics of complex surfaces.
very true, now that you mention it 'ming. and odd, because topology is
a hobby fascination of mine, but i'd never made that connection.
that's two things now (this and vacs) i just hadn't noticed at all even
tho they've been in front of my face all this time. i wonder if my
brain is not firing on all 9 cylinders? or maybe the problem is that
it's spinning around and around? (we'll have no crankshaft jokes from
the peanut gallery, thank-you-very-much!)
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