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Torque vs. Horsepower

There are many misconceptions about horsepower and torque but the truth is that you need both. Torque is the pulling power a car has and how quickly the car accelerates and horsepower is torque multiplied by speed. 89 more words


Take Control Of The Batter's Box

The duel between hitters and pitchers is similar to the battle between two prize fighters in the boxing ring. Instead of punches and counterpunches, it is pitch selection/location for pitchers and hitting adjustments for baseball and softball players. 736 more words

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Mixing Motors #3

I’ve written about this before (here & here). In the previous code I was making a few assumptions:
1. Overall motor rotation is zero – so there is the same number of clockwise and counter-clockwise motors… 1,006 more words


Dyno Run Power Comparison, Ninja 300 vs CBR300R vs RC390 vs YZF R3 !

The small-bore beginner-bike category is bursting at the seams. In the last few years we’ve seen an influx of exciting new bikes including Kawasaki’s $4,999 Ninja 300, Honda’s $4,399 CBR300R, Yamaha’s $4,990 R3, and KTM’s $5,499 RC390. 313 more words

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A super concept from VW

Meet the brand-spanking-new VW GTI Supersport Vision concept. Beneath that curved and flowing bonnet is a 3.0L 503hp VR6 turbocharged engine linked to a seven-speed dual clutch DSG gearbox that delivers power to all four wheels. 131 more words


Science of a Golf Swing

The golf swing is amazing. I have studied the almost every aspect of it and thought that I had some of the answers. As I mature as a golfer, I want to know more about the why, than the how when studying a golf swing. 128 more words