For speeds over six knots a 14-second glass is employed, and the speed indicated by the log-line is doubled.
Still higher speeds, up to 75 or even 80 m.
4), a taffrail one, which, however, is not as a rule used for speeds over 18 knots.
or more which are now performed by several railways in Great Britain, and on which average speeds of 54 or 55 m.
In this case electricity was to be the motive-power, and speeds exceeding ioo m.
Such trains, therefore, range in weight from 600 to 1800 tons or even more, and the journey speeds from terminus to terminus, including stops, vary from 15 to 30 m.
Again, low speeds, light stock, less stringent requirements as to continuous brakes, signals, block-working and interlocking, road-crossings, stations, &c., tend to cheapness in working.
Hittorf (1853) to the unequal speeds with which he supposed the two opposite ions to travel.
Steam at high pressure exhausting into the atmosphere is still commonly used, but the great power required for raising heavy loads from deep pits at high speeds has brought the question of fuel economy into prominence, and more economical types of the two-cylinder tandem compound class with high initial steam pressure, superheating and condensing, have come in to some extent where the amount of work to be done is sufficient to justify their high initial cost.
The obstacles are (I) the smallness of the waves, and (2) the changes which occur at speeds too rapid for the eye to follow.
The high and heavy cars, the high speeds, the severe weather in the northern states in winter, the fluctuating nature of the business, resulting often in the employment of poorly qualified men and in other irregularities, are among the causes of this state of things.
For other speeds the power varies as the cube of the speed.
Generally: (I) At speeds less than 25 m.
Several stars appear to have speeds exceeding Ioo m.
per second; several stars (Groombridge 1830 among them) have radial speeds of this amount.
The agreement between the observed and calculated values of the critical speeds was in most cases quite remarkable.
Speeds can be regulated to a nicety for each separate machine, and any machine can be set in motion by pressing a button.
A common arrangement for driving a lathe spindle, in either direction at several definite speeds, is to provide a countershaft on which are mounted two fixed pulleys and two loose pulleys to accommodate two driving belts from the main shaft, one of which is open and the other crossed.
Since the two circular streams have different speeds, Fresnel argued that it would be possible to separate them by oblique refraction, and though the divergence is small, since the difference of their refractive indices in the case of quartz is only about o 00007, he succeeded by a suitable arrangement of alternately rightand left-handed prisms of quartz in resolving a plane-polarized stream into two distinct circularly polarized streams. A similar arrangement was used by Ernst v.
But no increase in the coefficient of friction had been detected at slow speeds, until the experiments of Prof. Fleeming Jenkin (Phil.
Instead of science proceeding at the slow speed of time, the only limit on its progress will be processor speed—and those two speeds hardly can be compared.
To "heave the log," a man holds the log-reel over his head (at high speeds the man and portable reel are superseded by a fixed reel and a winch fitted with a brake), and the officer places the peg in the log-ship, which he then throws clear and to windward of the ship, allowing the line to run freely out.
The duty of a railway with deficient plant or facilities would seem to be to make up for their absence by moderating the speeds of its trains, but public sentiment in America appears so far to have approved, at least tacitly, the combination of imperfect railways and high speeds.
With increase of speeds this matter has become important as an element of comfort in passenger traffic. As a first approximation, the centre-line of a railway may be plotted out as a number of portions of circles, with intervening straight tangents connecting them, when the abruptness of the changes of direction will depend on the radii of the circular portions.
The substitution of steel for iron as the material for rails which made possible the axle loads and the speeds of Lto-day, and, by reducing the cost of maintenance, contributed enormously to the economic efficiency of railways, was one of the most important events in the history of railways, and a scarcely less important element of progressive economy has been the continued improvement of the steel rail in stiffness of section and in toughness and hardness of material.
Aspinall on the Lancashire & Yorkshire railway to ascertain the resistance of trains of bogie passenger carriages of different lengths at varying speeds, and the results are recorded in a paper, " Train Resistance," Proc. Inst.
This formula is valid between speeds of 37 and 77 m.
Any modification of the design which will reduce the resistance to the flow of steam through the steam passages at high speeds will increase the piston speed for which the indicated horse-power is a maximum.
But isolated examples of high speeds do not give the traveller much information as to the train service at his disposal, for on the whole he is better off with a large number of trains all maintaining a good average of speed than with a service mostly consisting of poor trains, but leavened with one or two exceptionally fast ones.
The friction of water, investigated for slow speeds by Coulomb, was measured for higher speeds by William Froude (1810-1879), whose work is of great value in the theory of ship resistance (Brit.
heliometer, completed in 1887 for the Royal Observatory at the Cape of Good Hope, Repsolds, on Gill's suggestion, introduced the following improvements: (a) Four different speeds of motion in position angle were provided.
per minute, but these speeds vary with local circumstances.
Constant use, increased friction (m o r e especially at high speeds), and damage to the rotator will alter an ascertained log error; head or following seas, strong winds, currents and tidal streams also FIG.
The resistance at starting is greater than the running resistance at moderate speeds.
These rise 'Two screws, of different pitch, are provided, to give different speeds.
There is, however, another reason why wings should be made to vibrate at high speeds.
It measured broadband speeds from the end-user perspective with its measurement tool.
An extremely absorbent terry diaper, with a fold out booster, which speeds up drying time.
These products use rate adaption for both the downstream and upstream speeds.
On unrestricted German autobahns, death rates are continuing to fall, despite gradually increasing speeds.
They demonstrate how to design a one-dimensional cellular automaton that supports infinite families of signals of different speeds.
Mailbox SDSL is the big brother of ADSL, providing symmetric bandwidth up to speeds of 2Mbps.
The uplink is at dial-up speeds, 56k baud so sending large attachments could be a problem.
blips tracked by radar all over Washington area, at varying speeds.
This is further boosted by 3G broadband 's improved peak download speeds of around 1.4Mbps and upload speeds of up to 384 Kbps.
bulldog broadband offers some of the fastest connection speeds available in the UK.
Added an optional disk cache of merged PDF forms - speeds up the initial display of these forms.
If you wish, you can use calculated feeds and speeds but you must look up and enter the relevant data.
capabilitythe wireless capabilities are perfectly suited for any SOHO application with connection speeds at 11Mbps being the norm.
capable of sustained submerged speeds in excess of 25 knots.
Scheme to force external control of vehicle speeds will cause road carnage.
Tom Shelley reports Particles fired in a plasma at supersonic speeds are producing metal matrix composites of superior properties at surprisingly modest cost.
corsair value select - you can get it at high clock speeds, but slower latencies than the really expensive stuff.
Smart Wizard performance dashboard, a graphical gage that tracks the throughput of the adapter, lets you monitor network speeds.
bifurcation diagrams of the model for varying rotation speeds reveal discontinuous bifurcations.
dinghyrn high performance dinghies can be a real adrenalin rush with speeds up to 35 mph recorded.
Our aim is to understand how these reactions take place and how they control the speeds of mineral dissolution and precipitation.
The XB also features a downdraft Ram Air intake that increases airflow and power at high speeds.
These engines tend to run at high piston speeds to achieve maximum efficiency.
Suitable for cars running 6 volt electrics, where starter motor cranking speeds require an engine to turn over with minimal drag.
It is associated with relativistic electrons or cosmic ray electrons, so named because they travel at speeds comparable with that of light.
elite swimmers the glide time was significantly less at all speeds than in non-elite.
excrescence drag at subsonic speeds.
It is thought that the growth factor speeds up the movement of cells into the wounds.
The fastest creature on earth is thought to be the peregrine falcon can reach speeds of over 150 mph in a dive.
lanner falcons can fly at speeds of up to 100 miles per hour in one of their famous power dives called a stoop.
fastest possible speeds based on how busy your local ADSL exchange is.
In addition, the STAR collaboration observed that the collision fireball expanded violently, at supersonic speeds.
Reducing vehicle speeds Work is required to develop harmonized standards for Intelligent Speed Adaptation systems with the aim of eventual universal fitment.
Even at low speeds, having your child in an incorrectly fitted seat could increase their risk of injury.
Lift coefficient increment at low speeds due to full-span split flaps.
forged piston whose low reciprocating weight makes for responsive pick up at all speeds.
freeway speeds in a lightweight EV.
The benefits include reduced friction, cooling, impact resistance at higher chain speeds.
Mini roundabouts, in common with some other traffic calming features such as contraflow gateways may help reduce vehicle speeds.
THE CHALLENGES Different needs and speeds: It was difficult teaching mixed gender and mixed ability classes.
geographical proximity to receive services with different speeds.
It is also diuretic and speeds the elimination of toxins, which makes it valuable for treating gout.
growth factor speeds up the movement of cells into the wounds.
horsepower diesel engines, she is capable of speeds of 14 knots.
If they are so incompetent at negotiating a speed hump; just how safe are they at high speeds?
Funny, we thought speed humps were supposed to reduce speeds.
hurtle rarely does following set of principles result in a driver hurtling around at OTT speeds.
hurtleine hurtling down country lanes on your Mini Bike at speeds of thirty to forty miles an hour!
hydrofoil craft that reached speeds of 70 miles per hour.
inattentive driver can do serious damage at very slow speeds.
Two of them would use proven interferometers, one having already detected absolute speeds.
interurban routes with relatively high speeds.
Unfortunately, on the first night at T1 speeds, I got a rather irate phone call from my up stream provider.
We also manufacture electric karts capable of speeds up to 100 mph.
LHE's Secret of Heat Heat speeds up the chemical process and soothes the acne lesions.
The disk can and does maneuver at high speeds and appears to have had stealth qualities all along.
mensural canon: they sing the same melody but at slightly different speeds.
The skin friction of the missile at those speeds at those altitudes would melt any metals or nonmetals available.
A stepper motor can ' rustle ' at slow speeds.
It's a great miniature motorbike that you can actually ride and will hurtle you about the place at speeds of up to 30mph.
neap speeds for each site for ebb and floods experienced throughout the 12.4 tidal cycle were captured.
Tire noise is especially noticeable from cars at speeds above 30mph.
The vibrating power ball at the base vibrates at 6 different speeds while the soft jelly glitter balls are covered in pleasure nubs.
The Saturday night race will take place over 166 laps of the 1.5 mile oval, running at speeds in excess of 205 mph.
Three speeds quickly became four, including an optional overdrive on top gear.
percentile speeds of 24mph or less.
peregrine falcon can reach speeds of over 150 mph in a dive.
perpend joints speeds construction, saves mortar and enhances thermal insulation.
Themed like a giant pinball machine you'll be catapulted at speeds of 60km per hour, spinning up to 90 times!
pineal eye detects dimming which speeds up swimming.
pixel pipelines and 2 vertex units, apart from their clock speeds.
Up to 15 hours battery playtime Fast PC downloads - USB 2.0 support for speeds up to a song per second.
Net loss in efficiency of diesel electric propulsion at normal cruising speeds = 14% .
It is quite possible for users in close geographical proximity to receive services with different speeds.
The drivetrain uses a 4-step pulley to give different blade speeds.
rear endsts involved in rear-end collisions at low speeds face the greatest risk of such injury.
The speeds were also proving restrictive compared to what broadband could offer.
The initial network rollout will use the Gigabit Ethernet protocol to provide up to 1000 Mbps speeds.
rotatee shapes are expected to occur when the nucleus is rotating at high speeds.
A wide range of run-up speeds was obtained using direct intervention to set the length of the athlete's run-up speeds was obtained using direct intervention to set the length of the athlete's run-up.
Fitted with huge gel comfort saddle and Post Modern cushty post, 21 speeds and Hutchinson puncture proof slicks.
shimmy at low speeds.
Payments might be made based on actual versus desired wind speeds to offset budget shortfalls.
shutter speeds, reducing the risk of image blur.
The H System's central lens shutter allows flash sync at all shutter speeds, enabling use of flash in all lighting conditions.
The steering is light and the car goes where you point it, but at motorway speeds it feels a bit skittish.
occasional sorties to higher speeds were, however, painless enough.
speeds in excess of 1 Mbps.
Our clients have also benefited from our PureFluid technology by bonding multiple ADSL Leased Lines together to deliver significantly increased upload speeds.
They are designed to clasp hair shafts and can move at lightning speeds when crawling through the hair.
The headstock bearings were plain and the hardened spindle capable of sustained high speeds with great reliability.
stimulant drug, it speeds up the brain at a greater pace than any caffeine.
Beedrill fly at incredibly high speeds and they attack using the large venomous stingers on their forelegs and tails.
The method is applicable for subsonic flight speeds when the flow over the aircraft is wholly subsonic and fully attached.
To achieve this result the engines are relatively highly supercharged at their lowest speeds and progressively less highly supercharged as their speed rises.
Life speeds up and mobility increases making even familial relationships more superficial and brief.
Clearly this role is diminished at higher tempi, but they are of tremendous value at lower speeds.
tempo markings " which specify approximate speeds.
three-phase motor drove the four speed gearbox to give a total of 8 spindle speeds from 170 to 2160 rpm.
The most violent tornados are capable of tremendous destruction with wind speeds of 250 mph or more.
I say muddy towpaths, this is due to a number of those stupid little motor bikes whizzing up and down at ridiculous speeds.
acoustic emission transducers for the vibration monitoring of bearings at low speeds.
Generally data transmission speeds in excess of 1 Mbps.
tropical storms with winds of greater speeds, of course, are hurricanes.
At low engine speeds, the smaller turbocharger is effective immediately, producing 95 per cent of the available torque at just 1,500rpm.
The wind speeds up significantly near the top of the hill and the air flow should be reasonably smooth and free from excessive turbulence.
Wind speeds and turbulence - mean hourly and gust speeds, extreme speeds, turbulence characteristics.
twist the throttle and away you go, smoothly and quietly, at speeds of up to 25mph.
Whether walking or cycling, our children remain unprotected from the traffic that speeds through our streets.
unstable at high speeds.
Ryan Farquhar on the MSS Discovery Kawasaki was the early leader, but retired as the bike was proving unstable at high speeds.
uppermost in the designer 's plans, as response speeds were critical on the new network.
vibrates badly at certain speeds.
The adjustable windshield provides good protection even at high, motorway speeds.
winnowing down the packet stream as soon as possible greatly abets monitoring at high speeds without losing packets.
There are many other important points of crane construction too numerous to mention here, but it may be said generally that the advent of electricity has tended to increase speeds, and in consequence great attention is paid to all details that reduce friction and wear, such as roller and ball bearings and improved methods of lubrication; and, as in all other quick-running machinery, great stress has to be laid on accuracy of workmanship. The machinery, thus being of a higher class, requires more protection, and cranes that work in the open are now fitted with elaborate crane-houses or cabins, furnished with weather-tight doors and windows, and more care is taken to provide proper platforms, hand-rails and ladders of access, and also guards for the revolving parts of gearing.
1000 The Baldwin Locomotive Company give the formulae 0.565 r =3.36+ 3 and r z, = 1.68 +0.2245 for speeds from 47 to 77 m.
Means of changing the relative speeds of rotation are furnished by pulleys of continuously varying diameter, or by speed cones (see Mechanics: Applied).
As regards the course - of the streams on refraction into the crystal, it is found that it is determined by the Huygenian law (see Refraction, § Double); as, however, the two streams in the direction of the axis have different speeds, the spherical and the spheroidal sheets of the wavesurface do not touch as in the case of inactive uniaxal crystals.
None of us has the time to do that—but in the future, with my system, wisdom will operate at processor speeds.
We are entering a point where technology will change at extreme speeds.
Motorists involved in rear-end collisions at low speeds face the greatest risk of such injury.
These shapes are expected to occur when the nucleus is rotating at high speeds.
A wide range of run-up speeds was obtained using direct intervention to set the length of the athlete 's run-up.
High traffic speeds along a particular road can lead to severance of a local community.
At times, the wheel would shimmy at low speeds.
ISO 800 also enables shooting at higher shutter speeds, reducing the risk of image blur.
The H System 's central lens shutter allows flash sync at all shutter speeds, enabling use of flash in all lighting conditions.
Occasional sorties to higher speeds were, however, painless enough.
His rocket, which reached speeds of 3,500 miles per hour, was the basis of the American space shuttle program.
Wave mathematics tells us that these pond waves travel at speeds proportional to Ã– L, the square root of the wavelength L.
Cocaine is a very dangerous stimulant drug, it speeds up the brain at a greater pace than any caffeine.
During this time the car was driven at high speeds and swerved violently from side to side.
There are several " tempo markings " which specify approximate speeds.
A two-speed, three-phase motor drove the four speed gearbox to give a total of 8 spindle speeds from 170 to 2160 rpm.
Acoustic emission transducers for the vibration monitoring of bearings at low speeds.
SUPREMO is a pressure sensitive paint system, originally developed to map the pressure distribution on wind tunnel models at transonic speeds.
Tropical storms with winds of greater speeds, of course, are hurricanes.
You just twist the throttle and away you go, smoothly and quietly, at speeds of up to 25mph.
High-speed ships are evolving rapidly: sizes and speeds of ferries undreamed of a decade ago are now commonplace.
Efficiency was also uppermost in the designer 's plans, as response speeds were critical on the new network.
Q) BAD VIBRATIONS: My prop-shaft vibrates badly at certain speeds.
Super speeds The idea of plugging your computer or stereo inputs directly into 240 volts of mains electricity sounds a little frightening.
Winnowing down the packet stream as soon as possible greatly abets monitoring at high speeds without losing packets.
Think of a race car with slightly faulty parts; these defects may not matter at slow speeds, but at high speeds things are going to break and it's going to end in an ugly mess.
Its features boast adjustable speeds and side-to-side swing action as well as the typical front-to-back motion.
As you might surmise from the name, the Swingomatic features six different swinging speeds.
The swinging speeds range from very slow and soothing to a faster pace that is suitable for entertaining baby when he or she is fully awake.
I personally didn't find very many opportunities to use all six speeds, so this wasn't a particularly useful feature for me.
I have a feeling that three speeds, or even two, would have been sufficient.
Try to take photos from different angles, and use different speeds if your camera has the capabilities.
Processor speeds: nearly all models have similar processors providing about the same speeds.
ISDN allows the transfer of voice as well as data over the same telephone line at higher 128K speeds.
Broadband connections provide high data transfer speeds up to 1 Mbps (megabyte per second), about 50 times the speed of dial-up.
ISPs provide subscribers with dedicated connections at extremely high operating speeds.
Macs are generally more efficient, so comparing the processing speeds between the CPUs found in Apples and PCs is not fair, because the number is usually lower on Macs, even if they are just as powerful.
Shorter trucks mated with smaller wheels make kick flips the easiest, but taller trucks allow for bigger wheels, and thus faster speeds.
Another advantage of a motorized belt is its ability to provide variable speeds and inclines.
Does the belt move smoothly at all speeds and incline levels?
The processing speeds of Core 2s are comparable to each other.
E-readers are another hot ticket item this year with Amazon's Kindle boasting thousands of books priced under five dollars available for download and faster 3G speeds.
Hughsnet also has special speeds and pricing for Business owners with multiple computers or users.
Their Bronze plan is their starter package and is for speeds up to 384 Kbps.
For up to 512 Kbps speeds, go with their Silver package.
The Value package offers download and upload speeds of 512 Kbps and 128 Kbps and has a download allowance of 7,500 MB for the month.
The Select package gives you download and upload speeds of 1.0 Mbps and 200 Kbps and a download allowance of 12,000.
The Pro plan has a maximum download and upload speeds of 1.5 Mbps and 256 Kbps with a 17,000 MB download allowance.
In the world of computers, there are different speeds of processors and which one you go with really depends on how you will use the computer.
As of this writing, new computers typically have processor speeds ranging from 1 Ghz to 3 Ghz right out of the box.
The higher speeds can be particularly important for high bandwidth applications like Internet phone services (VoIP), video streaming, and network drive access.
The 2.4GHz band is typically more effective in getting through walls, but the 5GHz band has an easier time offering faster speeds and theoretically broader coverage.
Lower-end routers will have 10/100 Ethernet, meaning it only supports the standards with maximum transfer speeds of 10Mbps and 100Mbps.
Most home Internet services do not reach these speeds, but the increased speed is useful for internal transfers.
Recovery from a declawing is said to be painful for cats, although proponents of the laser surgical method claim that this newer procedure reduces pain and speeds recovery time.
The electric motor is powered by rechargeable batteries, and is the primary source of energy during low speeds, such as in heavy traffic.
When the car is moving at higher speeds, the computerized system within the vehicle automatically switches it to the traditional gasoline system.
Utilizing new materials and cutting edge design these hybrids are very efficient, using less fuel while maintaining the higher speeds and power that drivers want.
You can lower your gas mileage by 33 percent at highway speeds and five percent around town.
Designed to move at different speeds according to the design of their generator, the blades are generally made of fiberglass.
Check average wind speeds to be sure that wind power is right for your home.
Electricity supplied by your local power company can supplement your current utility needs when wind speeds fall below levels needed to produce adequate amounts of electricity.
The platform model would take advantage of higher wind speeds and wind turbines would be placed out of sight.
When wind speeds dip below nine mph (miles per hour), there is little energy available, reports the American Wind Energy Association.
A vertical axis turbine works well for areas with that have variable wind speeds.
It speeds up circulation and increases perspiration.
For burns, cuts or bruises, a salve or cream made with flower essences often speeds relief and healing.
Aloe vera gel speeds healing and soothes discomfort.
This not only speeds up the time it takes for you to choose the right colors, it also helps ensure that your chosen hue will work well with your interior or exterior light and shade.
Many dentists do not agree with the claim that the presence of light makes treatments more effective or speeds up the whitening process.
Bear in mind that the shortest route typically takes longer to drive because average speeds are less than when using a route based on the shortest time.
Since speeds limits range anywhere from 65 mph to 75 mph, the major highways are your best bet for the shortest time.
With millions of users, Yahoo is often plagued by slow speeds for it's free users.
While 400 speed is often the most readily available, speeds typically range between 100 and 800.
Vibration dampeners absorb vibrations from a ski that makes it unstable at higher speeds.
Type III skiers are aggressive, and ski on advanced terrain at high speeds.
Once you begin to ski at high speeds on steeper terrain, you will notice that skis that are too short have their own set of problems.
In variable conditions under high speeds, a ski that is too short can lead to serious fore/aft balances problems, which can cause excessive forward and backward weight shifting.
In contrast, a ski that is too short will have difficulty maintaining high speeds, and may be unstable in steeper terrain.
Technology has advanced at supersonic speeds, and bullying has adapted to the changing times.
Costing a cool million, the car travels at warp speeds of 240mph.
When ships navigate routes with ice, their speeds are reduced to make maneuvering easier and to lessen the effects of any casual impacts with small ice.
They love to tussle, bounce, play, and run at top speeds.
Dogs adjust to anti-bark collars at different speeds.
The mid-range to expensive clippers offer more features, such as multiple speeds, a cool running and quiet motor and maintenance-free parts that do not require oiling.
Designed to accent your space while providing a touch of color, rope lighting can span large areas and even pulse at varying speeds.
Wagner offers four paint speeds on their power painters, with four producing the fastest paint speed and one the slowest.
The bicycle evolution continued with the development of lighter sleeker bikes including the English three and ten speeds and the mountain, road and trick bicycles of today.
This speeds up the decomposition process.
This is desirable because it speeds up the process and kills any seeds that might be waiting to germinate.
At lower speeds, the vehicle operates more like a series vehicle, while at higher speeds, the engine takes over with little loss of energy.
Smoking speeds up the rate at which the skin of the face develops wrinkles.
The air column rotates violently, and in the most severe tornados can reach speeds in excess of 300 miles per hour or more.
There's no need for the bulk involved with trying to wear your usual eyeglass frames, and there's nothing worse than getting something lodged underneath your contact lens while maneuvering at rapid speeds.
Replica Oakleyss are great when you just want to look good, but for sports or work where you'll be moving at high speeds, or just have the risk of getting debris in your eyes, you'll want the real thing.
Runners practice and compete in all types of weather, over all types of terrain, and for a wide range of distances and speeds.
At top speeds, the squash ball has more power behind it than a .22 caliber bullet.
Riders experience maximum speeds of 73 mph over one-mile of track.
Alpengeist - An inverted coaster features speeds of 67 mph and six chilling inversions.
With speeds reaching higher than 60 miles per hour, the race isn't over until the very last stretch of track.
Fiesta Village - Experience the fun of this Latin-themed area, complete with Montezooma's Revenge steel roller coaster (featuring speeds from zero to 55 miles per hour in under five seconds) and an old-fashioned merry-go-round.
At 105 feet tall and reaching speeds of 70 miles per hour, the coaster is smooth, fast, and breathtaking for its powerful thrills.
The two minute, ten second ride soars through five inversions at speeds up to 50 miles per hour, flipping guests onto their fronts and backs for different portions of the ride to create a unique combination of views, vertigo, and thrills.
Its floorless design creates a very unrestricted ride experience, and along the more than 4,000 feet of track riders will brave six inversions at speeds up to 70 miles per hour -- all in just three minutes and twenty seconds.
Apollo's Chariot: The park's next youngest ride, this steel coaster with nine massive hills opened in 1999 and reaches speeds up to 73 miles per hour while thrilling guests along its 4,800 foot track.
American Eagle: A wooden coaster that features twin-track coasters, American Eagle reaches speeds of 66 miles per hour.
Superman: Ultimate Flight: Take flight on this unique coaster, where riders lie face down and fly at speeds of 60 miles per hour.
Raging Bull: This twisting, turning roller coaster stands 202 feet tall and reaches speeds of 73 miles per hour.
This indoor roller coaster that rockets you through outer space at high speeds.
Challenging speed limits can be an instant thrill, and the fastest roller coaster designs in the world offer a safe and fun way to enjoy tremendous speeds.
Dozens of steel coasters have top speeds greater than 60 miles per hour, and a select few can go faster than 100 miles per hour.
Built in 2003, this was the first coaster to rise taller than 400 feet in the air and the first in North America to reach speeds in excess of 120 miles per hour.
Powered coasters, which are electrically propelled throughout the entire ride, have unique speed limitations that generally keep their speeds lower than 25 miles per hour - hardly impressive when compared to other designs.
Space: A traditional chain lift coaster requires tremendous space to rise high enough to reach great speeds.
Batman The Ride: This floorless coaster flies riders through five topsy turvy inversions at speeds up to 55 miles per hour.
Cyclone: A classic wooden roller coaster design, the Cyclone is 112 feet tall and reaches speeds up to 45 miles per hour along its twisted track.
Reaching speeds up to 65 miles per hour and lasting longer than four minutes, the Beast is regularly recognized as one of the finest and most popular wooden coasters in the world, despite being over 30 years old.
Snake River Falls: This figure 8 flume ride towers 82 feet tall and brings riders to a thundering splashdown at speeds higher than 40 miles per hour, producing a 1,600 square foot wave.
Many riders love the feeling of the wind rushing through their toes while they flip upside down at high speeds.
The ride reaches heights of 232 feet and speeds of 80 miles per hour.
This is when you use repeated drifts throughout the race to get even faster speeds.
In essence, the 3D computer game features the penguin mascot racing down a ski hill at breakneck speeds.
This doesn't happen at the lower speeds or if you have control going into the turn.
Holding up rather than down and charging Sonic up as he runs on the spot causes him to run off at great speeds, although with continue button interaction, he will slow down significantly quicker then when he's in a ball.
Wario Ware: Smooth Moves puts you (and a friend) in the driver's seat for a series of short mini-games played at breakneck speeds.
Use the Wii remote to avoid obstacles and collect rings as Sonic moves at blinding speeds.
High speeds, thrilling crashes and Vertical Takedowns, and many chances to ram traffic make this racing game a must-own.
And what about the speeds of 14.4 and higher?
Being able to drive at outrageous speeds in super futuristic vehicles has quite the appeal, and with the more contemporary cartoon snatching up an audience every Saturday morning, they decided to port it over as a video game for the GBA.
Catch Skull: Located in the Storm stage, this skull speeds up enemy grenades.
This allows them to hover in place, maneuver in tight spaces, and move stably at much lower speeds.
Cars revved like they're supposed to, people screamed at you when you tried to run them over, and the wind whistled by you at high speeds.
All the aliens have different weapons that fire in different directions and speeds.
One thing that is nearly perfect is when you're racing at higher speeds.
The blurring and shaking at high speeds gives you a good sense of speed.
Exact clock speeds have not been confirmed, but expect the big-N to double the processing power over its current system.
Different breeds learn at different speeds.
Use this time to gauge GameFly's shipping speeds and determine if the service is worth your time and money.
Use the unique Wii controller to avoid objects and collect rings at extremely fast speeds.
The above hints and tips should help you reach levels you may not have reached before and handle speeds you haven't encountered.
In the future, speeds unheard of are dominating the planet, but few people can handle the velocity of the machines.
Even when driving at high speeds the game shows no slowdown or texture shifting.
The spin attack makes its more than welcome debut as well, this involves crouching and tapping the A button to charge Sonic up, when released he would shoot off at great speeds.
This can be extremely frustrating when you are moving at super fast speeds.
As Superman, players can fly throughout the city at speeds as high as 800mph.
Racing at breakneck speeds through futuristic jungles, Sonic captured the hearts of many.
Since the vehicles are futuristic, you can bet your rear that you'll be racing at tremendous speeds.
Unification Wars has three different game speeds and several servers for each: daily, hourly and real-time.
The chat is linked across all servers for all speeds.
HTC EVO 4G is the first 4G phone in America, offering among the fastest mobile broadband speeds available.
This especially goes for the 3G iPhone; Apple boasts faster Internet speeds on it.
Sprint has branded its WiMAX network as XOHM and it offers wireless data speeds that even surpass that of HSDPA.
The technology is still being developed, but the promised speeds will be significantly faster than HSDPA or HSUPA.
Upload and download speeds will vary based on the type of setup you have.
The stated speeds, 600-1.4 Mbps (download) and 500-800 Kbps (upload) for EV-DO Rev.
For the high-speed wireless data, the Pre makes use of 3G EVDO Rev.A, offering transfer speeds comparable to that of AT&T's HSDPA.
Announced in March 2009 and released in June 2009, the Dash 3G takes advantage of the faster network speeds afforded by 3G mobile phone technology.
The keyboard style has also been changed, potentially working to improve typing speeds and user comfort.
When used with a case or bumper, the iPhone has superb reception and data speeds compared to the leading smartphones, such as the Droid X.
Just as looking at clock speeds isn't necessarily the best indicator of a processor's power, the megapixel count isn't necessarily representative of a camera's picture quality.
Be sure to consider everything from display size to coverage area, wireless speeds to keyboard usability.
Both of these smartphones take advantage of the new 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution) network from Verizon, offering some of the fastest wireless data speeds available today.
In addition, the increased heart rate that may accompany the changes in blood circulation also speeds the arrival of white blood cells to the sites of infection.
As the diaphragm and other muscles involved in breathing press against the lungs, the glottis suddenly opens, producing an explosive outflow of air at speeds greater than 100 miles (160 km) per hour.
The use of corticosteroid ointments sometimes speeds healing.
Washing with plain water and drying with air is soothing to sore skin; it speeds healing by decreasing friction on the area.
Following these responses, the child's heart speeds up, breathing resumes on its own, and consciousness returns.
Heating the milk speeds the process, and doubling the amount of lactase liquid will result in milk that is 90 percent lactose free.
This technique greatly speeds up the diagnostic process.
The dance also gets progressively more and more complex, in both rhythm and movement, and as it speeds up there is truly a virtuosic performance necessary for the dancers to avoid catching their ankles in the "bird trap."
The dance steps are based upon the foundation of "jo-ha-kyu", which means all movement starts out slowly, speeds up, and then concludes with a quick and sudden end.
It was able to survive in 200 degrees Celsius at speeds of Mach 7 for ten seconds in a hypersonic wind tunnel.
In Lamaze classes today, it is emphasized that there is no right or wrong way to breath during labor but there are various speeds and rhythms of breathing that can reduce the heart rate, anxiety, and pain perception.
Don't expect this remote-controlled vehicle to run at fast speeds.
Kids can fire 25 darts in one go at speeds as quick as three per second.
With speeds of 2.5 and 5 mph forward and 2.5 mph in reverse, the weight requirement for this vehicle is up to 65 pounds.
Speeds include 2.5 and 5 mph forward and 2.5 mph reverse.
Lightning McQueen - Perfect for hard surfaces and grass, this cool racecar from the popular movie Cars features sound affects and drives at two speeds in forward and one speed in reverse.
This riding toy has two speeds forward and one in reverse and will travel across hard surfaces and grass.
With speeds of up to 15 mph, it would appear that these pocket bikes don't offer much in the way of speed, but the small bike's design makes you feel as if you are going much faster!
Take care in purchasing a used bike as well, since these may have been modified to reach speeds upwards of 30 mph and more, depending upon the modifications.
A wreck at any of these speeds could still cause considerable injury.
Swim fins propel swimmers through the water at accelerated speeds and give them advantages during friendly racing competitions.
It speeds up the rate at which chemical reactions take in the body.
The triturating juicer is one that operates at low speeds.
It speeds healing and encourages cells to graft bone onto bone, acting as a catalyst or healing agent in bone grafts.
Several models are available, including selections for those who want to occasionally make homemade juice through heavy duty speed extractors with variable speeds and powerful 1000 watt processing.
The pitcher is made from strong poly carbonate plastic and is capable to withstand anything the eight variable speeds can throw at it.
The model has a 325-watt motor and ten varying speeds.
As the fruit or vegetable is shredded, it's spun in a basket at very high speeds.
There are variable features such as the settings for cooling and fan speeds, similar to the ones you'd find in a window unit.
The Amana APO95R comes with a remote control that has three cooling settings and three fan speeds.
It features multiple fan speeds, a timer, a sleep mode, and an LCD display.
It uses eco-friendly coolant and has many of the same features as the A130HPE model, including multiple fan speeds, sleep and smart modes, and an adjustable thermostat.
Helpful features include a timer, an LCD control panel and remote, and multiple fan speeds.
This unit has three speeds and an optional ionizer.
This portable air conditioner also has three fan speeds, providing excellent cooling capabilities for any situation.
Other features of the M6Y18F7C include three fan speeds, 24-hour power timer, three cooling speeds, and easy installation.
The Maytag M6Y12F2D offers ultra-quiet operation with three cooling speeds for the best possible cooling power.
This model also offers three fan speeds for more economical cooling when full air conditioning is not required.
Other features of the M6P09S2A include 2-way air direction, adjustable thermostat and three speeds.
Major features of this model include dehumidifier functionality, three fan speeds and a remote control.
Maytag offers several models for home use, with each model offering several speeds and a remote control for easy management of the unit settings.
Most models have several cooling settings as well as fan speeds that cool down the room without expending as much energy as the air conditioner settings.
The unit fits on to the base of the blender and can rotate at different speeds depending on the blender's settings.
The Artisan mixer has seven speeds and three optional attachments to handle any mixing, blending or beating job you need to do in the kitchen.
There are seven different speeds on the mixer; higher speeds allow you to beat through thick mixes, while lower speeds keep thin liquids from spraying out of the mixing bowl.
The Braun M880 has 280 watts of mixing power with three speeds and includes a speed burst button to help you get that tough bread dough nicely kneaded.
KitchenAid's nine speed Architect Series hand mixer features a nine-speed electronic digital control that includes four slower speeds for stirring and two high speeds for whipping.
The KitchenAid seven speed hand mixer features a seven-speed electronic digital control that includes one high speed for whipping and two slower speeds for stirring.
The Bravetti hand mixer features a 255-watt machine with six different power speeds so you can make everything from soups to bread dough.
It also features push button controls, variable speeds and an easy-to-read digital readout.
It has a 240 watt heavy duty motor and five speeds.
It has nine speeds and is part of the Architect series.
Viking Professional Hand Mixer - This unit has a 250 watt motor and nine speeds.
Hamilton Beach Commercial Immersion Blender - This model has two speeds and a 175 watt motor.
They come in various speeds such as 5, 7 and 9 and in a range of styles.
Since hand mixers come in several speeds, you may ask why choose a 9 speed over the other types?
It works much like a stand mixer in that speeds can be controlled for whatever task you are doing.
A nine speed can handle more heavy duty mixing and can smoothly transition from low to high speeds.
Other features of this model are three fan speeds, a power cord that extends to 72 inches and an automatic shut off.
GE 50-Pint Dehumidifier - This unit has three fan speeds, an external drain, an automatic defrost control and low temperature operation.
It has three fan speeds and an indicator lamp when the bucket is full.
It features two speeds along with a security switch.
It uses ultra high speeds and gives your teeth and gums a dentist-like cleaning.
This speeds up the cleaning process and makes soy wax a good alternative to traditional candle waxes, particularly for occasions when time is short.
However, if the article focuses on how two specific processors or computers use RAM to get to appropriate clock speeds, the person reading the article already will know what RAM is and does.
Cherry Blossom: Girlish and sweet, the Cherry Blossom Papillons moved from store shelves at rapid speeds.
This 12 volt battery-operated motorcyce can reach speeds of 5 miles per hour going forward and 2.5 miles per hour in reverse.
This retro-style scooter reaches speeds of 15 miles per hour, and can travel 10 miles at a time.
Those with bigger engines and higher speeds will also be set at a higher price.
According to the teens' tale, the creature ran alongside their car, exceeding speeds of 60 m.p.h., until one of the teens shot the creature.
Many companies like Mediacom offer speeds up to 50 mbps or higher.
Many contain increased amounts of tyrosine, which speeds up the production of melanin in the body.
Beginners usually start off at slower when learning how to waterski, but it is actually easier to waterski at faster speeds because it provides more stability and lift.
If you have a need to do conversions, measure speeds and times, and you need a durable timepiece, you will need to browse through watchmakers to find which pilot watch has all the specifications you seek.
Do I want a watch that has multiple functions for converting speeds, lengths and other measurements?
Speeds of reliable DSL service providers can go as high as 3 megabytes per second (Mbps), but most don't achieve this, averaging 1.5Mbps or less.
This maximum downstream or Internet to customer speed is about 8 Mbps, with upstream speeds are about 640 kilobits per second (Kbps).
The best speeds are 1.5 Mbps downstream, with upstream speeds averaging 640 Kbps.
Symmetric DSL (SDSL) - While this system won't allow use a phone at the same time you send or receive data, but it provides equal receiving and transmission speeds.
Rate-adaptive DSL (RADSL) - A variation of ADSL, but has a modem adjusting connection speeds depending on length and line quality.
Business broadband services are sometimes oversold with hopes that technical inadequacies can be fixed before the majority of customers notice that promised speeds are not being delivered.
Using a speed test can help you negotiate for service tweaks and better rates if your tested speeds don't match your provider's promises.
Dial-up modems max out at 53 kilobits per second (Kbps), but most have average speeds at about 32 Kbps and efficiency is affected by line noise and other factors.
While Business DSL has been touted as an efficient business solution, these are some severe limitations in service and speeds delivered depending upon your provider's central office location in relation to yours.
DSL uses existing phone lines with promised speeds offered at 3Mbps speed, but most actually average 1.5Mbps or less with far lesser speeds for uploading data.
Cable modems provide greater speeds because they don't use phone lines but a range of frequencies in the RF television band.
The resulting promised speeds are much closer to 3Mbps and are more than adequate for most small business applications, making a modem speed test relevant.
A vibration that gets worse at higher engine speeds can mean a problem with your spark plugs, fuel injector, or engine valves.
A common scenario, especially for people that have owned their vehicle beyond 30,000 miles, is that the engine suddenly starts sputtering or behaving erratically at certain speeds or entirely.
Shifting the car will be necessary to drive at speeds over five or ten miles per hour.
Your cars gears should be used for different speeds and RPMs.
Different people have different metabolic rates, which means they burn calories at different speeds.
Your body then burns more calories to cool itself and at the same time speeds up your metabolism.
You can further customize your program by varying the speeds and tilts, adding body movements or positions, and using handheld weights.