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June 23, 2010

adamantium-unobtainium alloy?

srikanth @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1277337564 ) Play

Identify this sci-fi looking device, which is actually a real (and extremely nifty) device.

Clue:

Cracked by Kaiser Soze , udupendra , Sumanth Patlolla , Dibyo , Rogi , shrik , Logik and varuns88

Answer:

The Farnsworth-hirsch Fusor, by Prof Philo Farnsworth.


13 Responses to “adamantium-unobtainium alloy?”

  1. Logik
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    Farnsworth–Hirsch Fusor/ fusor


  2. shrik
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    Farnsworth–Hirsch Fusor, or simply “fusor”, invented by Philo Farnsworth.


  3. Manish Achuth
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    Going by the clue.. the first electronic television image. Philio Farnsworth was a major contributor to the early electronic tv. Professor Farnsworth is named after him.


  4. Rogi
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    A Fusor?


  5. Dibyo
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    looks like a fusor


  6. Sumanth Patlolla
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    Farnsworth–Hirsch Fusor


  7. udupendra
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    Fusor


  8. shenoyvarun86
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    The real Smell-o Scope??


  9. Kaiser Soze

    Fusor


  10. varuns88
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    Farnsworth Fusor


  11. image dissector??


  12. Video camera tube


  13. Philo Farnsworth – patent application entitled Image Dissector, but which actually detailed a cathode ray tube (CRT) camera tube – Hubert J. Farnsworth’s name( of Futurama) was inspired by Philo Farnsworth


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