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Free Electricity Generation (A serious question over a funny picture)

  1. Nov 14, 2011 #1
    [PLAIN]https://fbcdn-sphotos-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-snc7/313028_10150383340891940_666206939_8328916_99129355_n.jpg [Broken]

    Would this system work, if the air-water isolation problem (water leakage into the air tank) is solved?

    If it would work, where does the input energy comes from? We obtain electrical energy as output, but where does the input energy comes from?
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  5. Nov 14, 2011 #4
    The buoyancy from all the balls on right hand side is not large enough to push the lowest ball on the left hand side into the water in the deep, high-pressure, region. So the belt will stop.
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