Re: New PVC thruster Old IAF MK-1
- --- In email@example.com, "Tom Schum" <thomasjschum@...> wrote:
>Actually, nobody knows for sure if Miklos' thruster uses an ion wind,
> It doesn't seem to me that these can be the same, since Miklos'
> thruster does not produce an ion-wind. The MK-1 IAF thruster
> 1. Works only in the atmosphere.
> 2. Runs by producing ion-wind.
> TWO DIFFERENT ANIMALS!
or not. He says it doesn't but has never really tested it to be sure.
Further, he has never tested his device in a hard (~10e-6 torr)
vacuum, so it likely "works only in the atmosphere," too.