Re: Laser as Reactionless Propulsion

Michael S. Lorrey (
Thu, 22 Apr 1999 22:19:17 -0400

Ishmael Abd-er-Rahman wrote:
> On Thu, 22 Apr 1999 02:28:19 Michael S. Lorrey wrote:
> >
> >b) There is a new power source that one of the Russian Institutes just
> >sold to the US military which uses a small charge of conventional
> >explosives to generate 1 megawatt for a tiny fraction of a second. They
> >are evaluating it now for space defense weapons use. Don't know the
> >technology behind it.
> >
> >Spike? Any ideas?
> Is it Cold Fusion?

"cold fusion" has absolutely nothing to do with explosives. According to what I read the only thing this device consumes is chemical explosives.

Mike Lorrey