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Old 9th December 2012, 04:57 PM   #181
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The nice thing about the bumblebee myth is that it quickly flags the person who uses it as someone who doesn't bother to let facts get in the way of a convenient (but false) story. We can then ascribe the appropriate level of belief to other things they tell us.
The nice thing about a bloody ****** is he make snarky comments with out bothering to read the context in which some thing is used. The context of the bumblebee was in classic aerospace at a time when vacuum tubes where king and how the bumblebee flew was not yet know . So to the true of why and how a break in period exists. The failure at this time to clearly explain how passive parts respond to use does not make it false . Further where is you proof that an incomplete test method is true ?
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The problem with the comparison is that is was known by all that bumblebees fly. Here we have an if being skipped over to get to the why and how.
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Old 9th December 2012, 10:08 PM   #184
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The problem with the comparison is that is was known by all that bumblebees fly. Here we have an if being skipped over to get to the why and how.
Sorry about that if I failed to properly give the context . I was viewing it as an aerospace engineer saw the bee in the 1950s when they knew it flew but did not understand till much latter how it did so . To see it with wonder and the desire to learn the way it really worked. Rather than the common man making fun process. Hope that cleared up what I seam to have eluded to say.
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Old 9th December 2012, 10:15 PM   #185
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My friend and colleague, used to head the 'Bumblebee division' at a major military (black arts) manufacturer. He had to let go a number of PhD's who could not get with the program. If you are going to break barriers, it is best to not be told what is impossible. '-)
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Please read the link I posted above. And then get back to the topic, start discussing evidence regarding "break in" in capacitors rather than repeating urban legends having nothing to do with capacitors.
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I like the bumblebee story because it teaches us humility.

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Old 9th December 2012, 11:16 PM   #188
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So far all I can find is anecdotal evidence . What would help is say the use of some arbitrary wave shaped like music may be computer based with a comparator read it new run it for a predetermined period based on what we know say 100 hour to 400 hours and repeat the comparator to the original look at the difference. Then you should generate some data worth review . What to look for is the larger question . that I leave to others.
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If one looks at tomchr's site he would appear to have the means to do that.

Maybe if we can determine his favorite beer - or cookies ?????
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If one looks at tomchr's site he would appear to have the means to do that.

Maybe if we can determine his favorite beer - or cookies ?????
well the 3562 is worth a try the -144 noise floor should show changes . I think that would be a good start.
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