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  1. Squidly-Diddly attached a file to the thread diamond cut-outs in webs of these curved I-beams?.

    if they are to "look cool" sure seems like they could've put some more stink in the style. Next time, give local Art Major $20. Given...

    drilled sprockets.jpg Apr 7, 2020 at 2:18 PM
  2. Squidly-Diddly replied to the thread Small boat underwater collision bumpers.

    I'm thinking more like a cellphone case, where even a thin layer of cushion drastically reduces the G's of impact and thus saves the...

    Apr 7, 2020 at 1:59 PM
  3. Squidly-Diddly replied to the thread Collision in/near Venezuelan waters.

    Yeah, but this was supposedly an empty ship en route to Germany. Sure seems funny place to park. Maybe they already dropped the spies,...

    Apr 7, 2020 at 1:43 PM
  4. Squidly-Diddly posted a new thread.

    diamond cut-outs in webs of these curved I-beams?

    I'm guessing its to mitigate bulging of web under heavy load. Surely its not just to save weight. Could it be "styling"??? Places to...

    diamond cutouts in I-beam webs.jpg

    Forum: Materials

    Apr 7, 2020 at 12:17 PM
  5. Squidly-Diddly replied to the thread Collision in/near Venezuelan waters.

    How did they go from "dead in the water for engine maintenance" to ramming another amidships good enough to instantly sink it? From my...

    Apr 7, 2020 at 11:07 AM
  6. Squidly-Diddly replied to the thread Collision in/near Venezuelan waters.

    questions: Who is still taking cruises on cruise ships??? If no passengers, why was this weird cruise 1 mile outside waters of oil...

    Apr 7, 2020 at 12:07 AM
  7. Squidly-Diddly replied to the thread Polyethylen dinghy.

    I sorta agree about emulating shape of inflatable in non-inflatable application. However, I've noticed that swamped inflatables seem...

    Apr 5, 2020 at 4:23 PM