Michael S. Lorrey (
Tue, 13 Apr 1999 14:23:22 -0400

Anders Sandberg wrote:

> "Michael S. Lorrey" <> writes:
> > The silicon would be useful for creating casting and extruding
> > forms, but thats about it.
> I guess quartz beams would work well.

I don't know about that, but extruding glass fiber would be useful, as part of fiberglass beams....

Now, bauxite sands would be useful for making aluminum and aluminum/aluminum oxide matrix beams.....

Mike Lorrey