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Old 06-06-2017, 05:57 PM
watchwolf49 watchwolf49 is offline
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Space Shuttle ... by the measure number of individual parts, the number of individual parts custom made, number of individual parts that can break in normal usage; multiplied by number of uses ... just look at the size of the thing ...

However ... the engineering isn't especially advanced or challenging ... just rocket fuel, a nozzle and crossed fingers ...

Last edited by watchwolf49; 06-06-2017 at 05:59 PM. Reason: Sir Issac Newton and a slide rule ...