Latern Powered by Gravity

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    How does he make the claim it is powered by gravity? It is powered by muscle power.
     
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    not a bad idea. though id have to see it at work.
     
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    Interesting. I hope this isn't another Bigfoot story.
     
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    It is a small light driven by a bag of whatever being pulled down by gravity. The bag gets its potential energy not from gravity but by muscle power. Nothing that interesing except the concept.
     
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    It still sounds interesting. It beats cranking on a little generator.
     

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