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    Quote Originally Posted by Orion View Post
    You used an initialism.

    Phew, then I am safe.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ashiekh View Post
    For me friction is not so much the issue as longevity; I assume maglev bearings have long MTTF?

    Did I just use an acronym? Shame on me.
    That's the point of them as they're not any quieter.

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    I wonder if anyone will ever develop aerodynamical bearings at such a small scale.

    Perhaps the fan itself could be self centering, so negating the need for a bearing...
    Last edited by ashiekh; 07-11-2019 at 12:31 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ashiekh View Post
    I wonder if anyone will ever develop aerodynamical bearings at such a small scale.

    Perhaps the fan itself could be self centering, so negating the need for a bearing...
    That's essentially what the mag lev does.

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    True, except for the one point of contact, that can be avoided.
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    Maybe they should sinter the bearing.

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    Now you're talkin`
    Last edited by ashiekh; 07-11-2019 at 06:35 PM.

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