New techniques stretch carbon nanotubes and make stronger composites

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    New techniques stretch carbon nanotubes and make stronger composites

    18th October 2012


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    NC State News :: NC State News and Information ยป New Techniques Stretch Carbon Nanotubes, Make Stronger Composites


    As Biden would say "this is a big fucking deal"!
     
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    Maybe big cars can be made with this stuff. With the pending CAFE standards we can increase fuel efficiencies yet keep our Choom mobiles.
     
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    This could seriously help us to get to our 54.5 mile per gallion by 2025 goal.
     
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    How many carbon nanotubes would it take to reach the moon?


    Just one... but it would have to be a big one.
     
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    This could open up space as lighter=cheaper

    -Less fuel to get to orbit
    -Stronger to shield people in space
     

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