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Building a Flying Disk

  1. Jun 28, 2004 #1
    I’ve been working on some electroGrav theories and am now wanting to start building models to try and test these theories. I’ve a 8ft satellite dish that I was thinking on using as a mold, but have no good ideas on how to go about this.

    As like a “UFO”, I need to create a top and bottom curved section then mate the two parts together. I’m not sure if it can be made with wood, plastic, fibreglass or ceramic...

    Anyone with ideas?
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  3. Jun 28, 2004 #2


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    If it doesn't need to be more than about 6' in diameter, balsa-wood is great. Build a frame, then use model airplane shrink-wrap covering for the skin.
  4. Jul 6, 2004 #3
    It’s a little more complicated than that. :)

    Built like a capacitor, the top and bottom sections are each designed with a top and bottom conductive layers, seperated by a 1" insulating layer (ceramic).

    Something like:
    Code (Text):

    ************  Fibreglass
    ------------  Aluminum
    ############  Ceramic
    ------------  Aluminum
    ************  Fibreglass
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