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You may be right.

Even so, it has been fun to think about some design improvements on the old-fashioned guillotine--like using compressed air to help accelerate the downward path of the blade and perhaps a hydraulic snubber to control the run-out.  Or maybe just roller bearings ;-)

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by techno (reply@elegant-technology.com) on Fri Feb 29th, 2008 at 02:45:07 AM EST
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