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wash your car in 5 seconds

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by rkell87, Dec 28, 2011.

  1. rkell87

    rkell87 Well-Known Member

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    [youtube]RoQRdHF2qgI[/youtube]
  2. chip_gilkey

    chip_gilkey Active Member

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    I can't believe the destruction! I wasn't expecting that at all.
  3. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    More like destroy you car in 5 seconds.
  4. rkell87

    rkell87 Well-Known Member

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    hey, a 5 second car wash isn't going to be perfect lol
  5. SaltwaterServr

    SaltwaterServr Blank Paper Offends Me

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    Liebherr 9800 bucket excavator. 42 cubic meter bucket as shown in the video which means it holds, at capacity, over 11,000 gallons of water.

    8.35 pounds per gallon of freshwater (8.5 for salt) so it dropped 46.3 tons of weight on that car.
  6. yimyammer

    yimyammer Well-Known Member

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    What would happen to a person if they were standing under the bucket vs the car?

    Will the limited surface area of a human prevent injury/death?
  7. Joe Realist

    Joe Realist No Kool-Aid here!

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    ha. that was great
  8. Aikmaniac

    Aikmaniac Well-Known Member

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    Is this "person" named Chuck Norris?
  9. hipfake08

    hipfake08 Well-Known Member

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    Did it come with a Hot Wax special?
  10. Yeagermeister

    Yeagermeister Active Member

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    They wouldn't have to dump it on Chuck. He'd jump up and give the bucket a round house causing the water to spill. :laugh1:
  11. rkell87

    rkell87 Well-Known Member

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    yes but it is one of the 7 other ones than the one you are thinking of
  12. yimyammer

    yimyammer Well-Known Member

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    I bet laird hamilton could take it

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  13. Aikmaniac

    Aikmaniac Well-Known Member

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    That or the water would just evaporate due to fear.
  14. SaltwaterServr

    SaltwaterServr Blank Paper Offends Me

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    Well, the 46 tons is spread out over a good deal of surface area, but it's also accelerating for what I'm guessing is 20-25' before it hits.

    You could survive it, or you could be smashed to the ground and crack your cranium wide open when it hit the asphalt.

    Not sure what would be the final outcome. I nominate Sandusky or Roethilssberger as test dummies.
  15. Warick

    Warick Member

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    Sounds like a job for mythbusters.
  16. SaltwaterServr

    SaltwaterServr Blank Paper Offends Me

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    Submit it. Looks like it would be right up their alley.
  17. TheCount

    TheCount Pixel Pusher

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    Missed a spot!

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