Klarinet Archive - Posting 000606.txt from 1996/01
From: Dave Lane <davelane@-----.NET>
Subj: Re: Thank you everybody!
Date: Sun, 28 Jan 1996 02:43:03 -0500
OK, we're dying to know: What were your conclusions?
At 08:38 PM 1/27/96 -0600, you wrote:
>My high school science fair was held today, and I got first place in the
>physics division and second place for the whole fair. In case you've all
>forgotten (you probably have) I did my project over which material would make
>the best flute. When I set my board up and compared it to everyone else's
>elaborate displays, most of the with colorful pictures and graphs, some
>with computers and neat little gadgets, I was a bit embarrassed about my
>project, and was thankful that we got a 100 in chemistry just for coming
>(the science fair is required of all students in honors Chemistry I).
> I believe that the project would not have done nearly as well had
>I not received tons of helpful advice from lots of you, and I most likely
>wouldn't have even thought of it if I hadn't have listened in on the
>discussions about silver, gold, platinum, carbon, etc. (In my research, I
>read about a symphony in Japan being supplied instruments made solely of
>PVC by the physics department of a nearby university there. The article
>said that the orchestra sounded surprisingly good.)
> Again, I thank you all!
>Amanda (not Sharron, she's my mother) Owens