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We plunged through the cold camp fog without diminishing our speed, and in a moment emerged into the glorious light of the two moons and the million stars.
Yes, my friends, two moons, though it passes generally for having only one; but this second moon is so small, and its speed so great, that the inhabitants of the earth cannot see it.
Yes," said Nicholl; "and if our initiatory speed of twelve thousand yards has been kept up, we shall have made about twenty thousand miles in the hour.
Long did the three friends look without speaking, though united in heart, while the projectile sped onward with an ever-decreasing speed.
The supervisors are scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to lower 50th Street West's speed limit to 45 mph between Avenue M-8 and Avenue N, where it is now 50 mph, and to 45 mph between Avenue K and Avenue L, where it is now 55.
With tangential mixers that have the maximum rotor control (MRC) drive capability, meaning that the mixers can operate at both fixed and variable speed, fixed and variable friction and also in reverse mode, the possibility to optimize the performance of the mixer is much improved.
With sustained read speed of 13MB/s and write speed of 12MB/s, Pretec Cheetah series CF card is the highest speed CF card on earth.
Not unexpectedly, the electronics package doesn't let the user abuse the transmission, so that sixth to second shift--a "pre-selector" shift--won't take place until road speed matches the speed necessary to safely engage that gear.
That is, in addition to the ability to characterize an impact in terms of change in speed or average or peak acceleration, the researchers were interested in determining whether the volunteer's subjective impressions of the forces experienced in certain low-speed rear-end impacts may be appropriately compared to head movements routinely experienced in daily activities.
The varsity sprinter with good speed may require twice that distance, while others (such as varsity girls) may need 30-35 meters for their approach.
At that time the speed was high compared to other newsprint machines, but the mill wanted to make improvements.