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|The giant trimaran (L 34m l25m h 40m)of the famous french navigator Olivier de Kersauzon waiting for a new race in Brest France||10/22/2005||427|
|KDD Pacific Link is 109 m in overall length and 7,764 tons in gross tonnage, and has accommodations for a crew of 58. The ship features such high-performance ship control equipment and cable handling equipment as Dynamic Positioning System and a computer-controlled cable engine for paying out the submarine cable. The ship can hold approximately 4,500 km of cable at a time and engage in cable la...||05/06/2010||509|
|A waterskier leaving the wake at the Sheffield Cable Waterski Centre Situated in Rother Valley Country Park in Sheffield. Open to the public throughout the summer months and offering waterskiing and wakeboarding on the cable from beginner to advanced levels. |
The Cable Ski
The easiest way of describing how the cable ski works is by comparing it to a snow ski lift, it's su...
|The lower and upper stations of the Schauinsland aerial cable car near Freiburg. It is the longest aerial cable car of Germany (3.6 km).||04/04/2006||493|
|Although captive balloons belong to the oldest of aircrafts, the HighFlyer is a marvel of modern technology. With its 23 metre diameter, the balloon has a volume of 6,400 cubic metres - twice as much as that of the local Alster indoor swimming pool! |
Filled with helium (non-flammable), the balloon is capable of lifting 4.5 tonnes - more than enough to lift up its own weight, that...
|Picture of the Terminus Station "Hyde St and Beach St" of the San Franciso Cable Car|
including a turntable
|The Battle of Cable Street or Cable Street Riot took place on Sunday 4 October 1936 in Cable Street in the East End of London. It was a clash between the Metropolitan Police Service, overseeing a legal march by the British Union of Fascists, led by Oswald Mosley, and anti-fascists, including local Jewish, socialist, anarchist, Irish and communist groups. The majority of both marchers and counte...||06/19/2009||384|
|Prototype trimaran warship at the dry dock in Portsmouth||11/22/2005||421|
|Sutong Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge that spans the Yangtze River in People's Republic of China between Nantong and Changshu, a satellite city of Suzhou, in Jiangsu province. With a span of 1,088 metres (3,570 ft), it is the cable-stayed bridge with the longest main span in the world. Its two side spans are 300 metres (984 ft) each, and there are also four small cable spans||08/18/2009||370|
|Last station of Cable Car||08/24/2005||293|
|Karl Ferdinand Braun (June 6, 1850 - April 20, 1918) was a German physicist, born in Fulda. Braun was educated at the University of Marburg and received a Ph.D from the University of Berlin in 1872. In 1874 he discovered the point-contact rectifier effect. He became director of the Physical Institute and professor of physics at Strasbourg in 1895. In 1897 he built the first cathode-ray tube osc...||10/17/2005||461|
|This cable car goes from Stuttgart-Hesslach to the Waldfriedhof (Cemetary in the forest) and was opened 1929.|
It climbs up to an altitude of 90 meters (985 feet).
Because it goes to the cemetary it soon got a nick name, Witwen-Express (widdow-express).
It has two waggons made of teak