Home made fly wheel generator

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    I think this chap's project is amazing.

     
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    That was a perfect example of the advanatages of a flywheel as a battery - used for the 4km gaps between plylons.
    But not suitable for the whole journey.

    They also highlighted some of the disadvantages - gyroscopic effect, and requirment of higher speeds (that will need a vacumn).

    Another niice article here:
    https://www.sfmta.com/blog/munis-gyrobus-never-was

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