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Is Titanium Bulletproof?

In my years on this planet I have come to learn that not everyone has a favorite metal, I do it’s Titanium and it is the best. Famous for being strong, lightweight and impervious to rust, like its Titan namesake, there is also another side to Titanium. When polished by an artisan jeweller this amazing alloy has an almost holographic blue sheen but it is notoriously difficult to work with and expensive so this side is not often seen. Of course claiming something is the best without any supporting evidence is a life of fantasy so its time for a firepower stress test thanks to those gun crazy YouTubers over at Demolition Ranch.

Presented for your viewing pleasure is the face off between a one and a quarter inch thick block of industrial Titanium and the best weapons the Ranch could muster, and they save the best for last. Sit back relax and prepare to see the sparks fly.

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The Toe Cutter: Remote Controlled Bullet Car Raises the World Record to 188mph…

Around any remote control car you need to be very aware of where you put your feet or you could wreck you friends pride and joy. Stand in the wrong place around the Bullet and you could lose a toe, traveling at top speed Bullet is a toe cutter.

The brain child of Nic Case his Bullet R/C car is a hand crafted piece of technological madness. Custom machined parts keep the weight down to 10 pounds while providing high strength. The electric motors generate 10 horsepower and a gyroscopic effect that requires brass weights to balance out. At top speed the wheels are spinning at 20,000rpm. All of this catapults the orange Bullet up to its current top speed of 188mph, 200mph being possible according to Nic.

Presented for your viewing pleasure is the RC world record run, blink and you will miss it. Sit back, relax and enjoy the screams of an electric motor on the limits.

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