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Re: MIT wireless energy transfer 'breakthrough' now vaunted by Science News ... (fwd)
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Date: Fri, 27 Jul 2007 21:26:22 -0400
From: Dave Pierson <davep@xxxxxxxx>
To: Tesla list <tesla@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: MIT wireless energy transfer 'breakthrough' now vaunted by
Science News ... (fwd)
>Correct me if I am wrong.
Not my place to do so.
>For over 7 years we have been telling everyone who suggested it, that it
>is impossible to transmit any useful amount of power the "Tesla way".
Which 'Tesla Way'? He proposed/tried several. This appears to mimic one.
>Now that somebody finally did it,
For, apparently, small values of 'useful'. And small values of efficiency,
(eg: latest Science (?) article verbalizes 'high' while published data do
not match my definitionof 'high'.)
>we start complaining that they didn`t credit Tesla for the idea.
They didn't, at least not very clearly.
>Have I misunderstood this thread completely?
It has had several aspects.
Tesla used Tesla Coils in each of his methods of transferring energ, in