X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Watch General Electric Crush Stuff with 100,000 Pounds

by Conner Flynn
Advertisement

I have to admit, it’s pretty fun watching stuff get crushed with 100,000 pounds of force. In this video, they also blast holes in materials with 140 mph winds using an air gun. Destruction is fun when it is all about making more durable products. Not so much when it happens to our stuff.

rubber_duck_1zoom in


Last April, General Electric began releasing videos showing how their materials testing procedures affected everyday objects. This is a supercut. It’s amazing to see all kinds of objects get crushed – everything from a rubber duck to a baseball, to a ball of rubber bands and a die-cast car.

It’s all to make better and stronger products, but it is fascinating and fun to watch.

[via Nerdist]

Hot Deals in the Technabob Shop:



Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

More from Awesomer Media...

Project X

Project X

Octopus Lantern

Octopus Lantern

McLaren 570S Track Pack

McLaren 570S Track Pack

2018 Toyota Camry Teased, Might Be Good Looking

2018 Toyota Camry Teased, Might Be Good Looking

Citizen Brick Mad Max: Fury Road & Planet of the Apes Minifigs

Citizen Brick Mad Max: Fury Road & Planet of the Apes Minifigs

Nendoroid Empire Strikes Back Boba Fett Action Figure

Nendoroid Empire Strikes Back Boba Fett Action Figure

Advertisement