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Old 07-18-2008, 07:26 PM   #1
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Remember the sentry guns in the Aliens movie? An engineer built his own for paintballing.


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Old 07-18-2008, 07:41 PM   #2
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That's pretty impressive. He must have read his Zarchan. His low income....with his knowledge he should be employed by Lockheed or such. His machine vision skills alone would easily land him a top paying job. Even if he 'stole' all the code and used simple control mechanisms, it still takes a lot of fundamental knowledge to make it all work.
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Old 07-18-2008, 07:55 PM   #3
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That is very cool. Only thing I'd change is the victim. The inventor should have "people" for that.

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Old 07-18-2008, 08:11 PM   #4
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wow Color me impressed. That guy needs a damn good paying job. Stupid bastards working defense projects arent making that kind of progress.
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