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dagherrera

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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2012 8:24:52 AM

Talk about lightweighting. Rice University researchers have figured out a way to – wait for it – spray paint the components of a lithium-ion battery onto any hard surface, suggesting that someone looking to get a little rechargeable power can make like Earl Scheib.
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DanMtz
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Message Posted: Jul 8, 2012 10:35:30 AM

Interesting technology. So, when will we be driving around with this paint?
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TruthMatters
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Message Posted: Jul 8, 2012 4:42:48 AM

Interesting, even though was reported awhile ago by another news outlet
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qwerty17
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Message Posted: Jul 7, 2012 2:47:40 PM

car roof applicable.
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remay
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Message Posted: Jul 7, 2012 11:12:47 AM

Interesting. When was this news posted that some claim it is "old"?
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davenles
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2012 3:48:41 PM

gotta ditto.......... "old news"
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bar1035
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2012 2:44:32 PM

yep, old news

[Edited by: bar1035 at 7/6/2012 3:44:44 PM EST]
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fowlcan
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2012 11:53:39 AM

Old news.
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isis1812
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2012 11:02:04 AM

Awesome!
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Pramodsharma
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2012 10:37:38 AM

Converting battery in to spray paint, Novel idea, good luck!
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md11capt
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2012 9:43:57 AM

Every surface becomes a battery?
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djwhit
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2012 8:56:57 AM

THATS GREAT.........
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Suzzoom
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2012 8:52:27 AM

Smart students! We need more like them.
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2012 8:41:12 AM

better things to spend time and money on!!!
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2012 8:36:40 AM

my great grand children might see a practical application
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