Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog How To Articles Tech Forums
Call Pelican Parts at 888-280-7799
Shopping Cart Cart | Project List | Order Status | Help



Go Back   PeachParts Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Discussions > Off-Topic Discussion

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 10-15-2007, 01:25 PM
Botnst's Avatar
What knockers!
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: There castle.
Posts: 41,519
Take a look at this!

http://science.nasa.gov/headlines/y2007/11oct_undularbore.htm

Fascinating!

B

__________________
'Government is like a baby:
An alimentary canal with a big appetite at one end and
no sense of responsibility at the other'
- Ronald Reagan
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-15-2007, 01:28 PM
TX76513's Avatar
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Brandon, Mississippi
Posts: 5,203
Sort of a bore.
__________________
BENZ THERE DONE THAThttp://www.peachparts.com/shopforum/...c/progress.gif
15 VW Passat TDI
00 E420
98 E300 DT
97 E420 Donor Car - NEED PARTS? PM ME!
97 S500
97 E300D
86 Holden Jackaroo Turbo D
86 300SDL
(o\|/o)
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-15-2007, 01:33 PM
Hatterasguy's Avatar
Zero
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Milford, CT
Posts: 19,307
What am I looking for? Looks like a front went through?
__________________
2020 GMC Sierra Denali
2007 Tiara 3200
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 10-15-2007, 01:41 PM
Mistress's Avatar
No crying in baseball
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Inside a vortex
Posts: 624
Stupid PC. Tonight I will have my MAC....The sky's version of a tsunami.
__________________
"It's normal for these things to empty your wallet and break your heart in the process."
2003 S430- "Yolanda"
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 10-15-2007, 03:22 PM
Kuan's Avatar
unband
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: At the Birkebeiner
Posts: 3,811
That looked like one huge transverse wave. Very cool! I think we get that stuff here too. Next time a thunderstorm rolls through I'm gonna go look out the window.
__________________
You don't need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows - Robert A. Zimmerman
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 10-15-2007, 03:36 PM
Juck's Avatar
It could always be worse.
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Apopka, FL
Posts: 63
Cool,,, here's a video of another gravity wave from some months ago:

http://youtube.com/watch?v=yXnkzeCU3bE
__________________
I wasn't the one who misplaced the entire Deltivid asteroid belt.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 10-15-2007, 03:41 PM
Kuan's Avatar
unband
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: At the Birkebeiner
Posts: 3,811
I'm trying to count cps but it looks like it's cycles per minute.
__________________
You don't need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows - Robert A. Zimmerman
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 10-15-2007, 03:44 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Posts: 18,355
Could you surf that wave with a glider?
__________________
1977 300d 70k--sold 08
1985 300TD 185k+
1984 307d 126k--sold 8/03
1985 409d 65k--sold 06
1984 300SD 315k--daughter's car
1979 300SD 122k--sold 2/11
1999 Fuso FG Expedition Camper
1993 GMC Sierra 6.5 TD 4x4
1982 Bluebird Wanderlodge CAT 3208--Sold 2/13
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 10-15-2007, 04:25 PM
Botnst's Avatar
What knockers!
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: There castle.
Posts: 41,519
Quote:
Originally Posted by Juck View Post
Cool,,, here's a video of another gravity wave from some months ago:

http://youtube.com/watch?v=yXnkzeCU3bE
That's even better, thanks!

From your link I pursued this one. Even more esoteric. I don't know how Kerry E. will surf this sucker!

http://youtube.com/watch?v=UxpMTj2pHO4&mode=related&search=
__________________
'Government is like a baby:
An alimentary canal with a big appetite at one end and
no sense of responsibility at the other'
- Ronald Reagan
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 10-15-2007, 05:00 PM
Mistress's Avatar
No crying in baseball
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Inside a vortex
Posts: 624
Quote:
Originally Posted by kerry View Post
Could you surf that wave with a glider?
only WVO would know for sure...could give you one heck of a ride.

__________________
"It's normal for these things to empty your wallet and break your heart in the process."
2003 S430- "Yolanda"
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On




All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:54 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page