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Re: Human-Powered electricity generating..?

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Originally Posted by hellosailor View Post
WW2 emergency radio sets routinely had crank power, the problem is that the human being usually consumes more energy than it produces.
Not a problem corn and grain are subsidized by the feds so are relatively cheap.
So instead of a corn fed cow we could have a corn fed captain.
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