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by sam_kamath
26 Dec 2009 18:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

In words of Ali Sina every Muslim is a potential Jihadi. The day he decides to read Quran & Sunna of the prophet and practice it he is threat to non-muslim soceity. Being Indian doesn't change anything. I feel like banning you outright, right now, forever. Please, this forum is better off witho...
by sam_kamath
26 Dec 2009 18:15
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

{Long quotes deleted} My two earlier posts in this same thread have been removed presumably for flaming, the first post had nothing ... Where as enqueeb can get around scott free demeaning other occupations... "are we chaprassis" he asks ....so how is being a chaprassi bad does he not ear...
by sam_kamath
26 Dec 2009 06:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

{ Learn Elementary Behavior or get out.}
by sam_kamath
26 Dec 2009 03:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

{OT deleted. Please learn to exercise some discipline and quit cluttering the forum with inane stuff and imposing on moderator's time cleaning up after you. Consider using email for chit-chats.}
by sam_kamath
21 Dec 2009 20:29
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1586692

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

Dear Mayuresh, Shiv, Surya, Lalmohan Thanks for the warm welcome and I appreciate the tone of friendliness. I am a 3rd Generation Singapore Indian and my grandfathers service in the Maratha Infantry in 1937-46 was what got me to Bharat-Rakshak (thanks to google for navigating me to BR as u call it)...
by sam_kamath
09 Dec 2009 00:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA news and discussion
Replies: 2897
Views: 826078

Re: LCA news and discussion

Fighter aircraft Tejas clocks fastest speed during testing Dec 08, 2009 and it says that... India’s indigenous light combat aircraft Tejas went past its ultimate speed of 1,350 KMPH over the Goa skies and clocked the fastest speed ever, a top IAF officer said on Tuesday. means...LCA is barely super...
by sam_kamath
20 Nov 2009 23:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Quick Clot Kits For Jawans - 1st Round Donations Delivered!!
Replies: 347
Views: 53009

Re: Quick Clot Kits For Jawans - 1st Round Donations Delivered!!

A small clarification please, Since we started out by collecting money for buying Quick Clots to improve the odds of survival of our Jawans and Officers. Is the Army committed to using the money for the said purpose? Or, will the Army use it for purposes it feels is best use of the money? Great! Ra...
by sam_kamath
20 Nov 2009 19:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Quick Clot Kits For Jawans - 1st Round Donations Delivered!!
Replies: 347
Views: 53009

Re: Buying Quick Clot Kits For Our Jawans - A Humble Proposal

sunilUpa wrote:Great!

Raja Saar..any success with 'remaining amount'?


This was a great exercise... makes every Indian proud...
however whats the remaining amount this dude is talking about...

also why round 1 are we still collecting money for round 2?

can the High and Mighty please care to explain...
by sam_kamath
06 Nov 2009 19:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 3260
Views: 632813

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

If the Brazilians do buy the Gripen then the chances of the aircraft in the IAF deal brighten enormously,as the IAF too wouldn't want to be the owners of an aircraft operated by a few developing nations. Don't you think it could be quite the contrary ? It seems SAAB is willing to offer Brasil a gre...
by sam_kamath
05 Nov 2009 03:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

sam, acceptable by the mods. at the end of the day we have to take a call either way and trust me it's not easy. since we have to ensure that the forum functions fruitfully and without undue disruption the responsibility too is upon us. whatever guidelines there are, we try to interpret them in the...
by sam_kamath
05 Nov 2009 00:40
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

why is enqyoob ok. Oh! That's E-Z. Because I am so highly Privileged. "Exalted" is the word I was looking for . They recruited me to be a Moderator at a salary of Rs. 1,700,000 crores, and that's only the figure they are putting on Saral ITR-2 Tax form under "how many race horses do ...
by sam_kamath
05 Nov 2009 00:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

as I said, not every nick is acceptable. do you know someone actually called mowgli or baghira, even as a nickname ? as for enqyoob, people do call him here as n^3, a play on his actual name. why is that a problem ? Rahul sir that's exactly my point...acceptable by whom. I do seriously know a very ...
by sam_kamath
04 Nov 2009 23:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

Rahul please understand with great power comes great responsibility, think about yourself as a Judge a mod is not the law, a mod is someone who applies the law, if some one like you make a comment like "well, you read it didn't you ?" next time someone comes up with this same argument you...
by sam_kamath
04 Nov 2009 23:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

Last edited by RayC on 04 Nov 2009 03:18 pm, edited 2 times in total. It is only a person with immense complex who feels that way that they are commoners! Discuss with facts! If you find our intellectual capacity inferior please go and find something better. Check Armatya Sen or Hawkings! Guys dont...
by sam_kamath
04 Nov 2009 20:40
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

Yes you are right :-) ...Thanks for accepting the fact that it is not the rule but the decision of the VIP Class which is binding ... Mods Vs Commoners...It is possible to argue for or against the rule... Please let me explain how this same argument is analyzed by Mods in a public forums. In a Publ...
by sam_kamath
04 Nov 2009 20:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

Thanks for correcting.. BTW is "ENQYOOB" a human readable name can you kindly explain how some one did not change your username.. well, you read it didn't you ? that makes it human readable I guess ? or do you disagree ? p.s. just for the sake of clarity, we have no policy against non-hum...
by sam_kamath
04 Nov 2009 20:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

AdityaM and Admin decision in this regard is final. They have accepted it! Yes you are right :-) ...Thanks for accepting the fact that it is not the rule but the decision of the VIP Class which is binding ... Mods Vs Commoners...It is possible to argue for or against the rule... Please let me expla...
by sam_kamath
04 Nov 2009 10:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

You mean "cloak and dagger" and "earlier precedents", I presume? Actually I have been wondering how there can be a "later precedent", but anyway, just curious. Thanks for taking time out from the 10 minutes you have in a busy day to post. Great to see that such importa...
by sam_kamath
03 Nov 2009 21:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3938
Views: 1161836

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

manjgu wrote:tsarkar, i got the photo examined by another naval officer and he also confirms it is 'MCR of a modern ship' !!


And I have a MDL guy who has worked on electrical systems on that same ship and can vouch that this is indeed an ops room.
by sam_kamath
03 Nov 2009 21:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: BR Forums Feedback

Dear Mods, I would like to draw your attention to the "Crusading" language that RayC has been using in the Army Discussion forum. I have 10 minuues in a day to read some sensible discussion but to my dismay rather than sticking to the topic and maintaining a cohesive discussion on the topi...
by sam_kamath
01 Nov 2009 14:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 200777

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

GeorgeJ Some tips for Peace on the forum. There are no conspiracies and one really does not know who is Mod e Mod. I am equally intrigued. That he could edit, indeed shows he is a Mod. ****************** “Give, and it shall be given to you. For whatever measure you deal out to others, it will be de...
by sam_kamath
27 Oct 2009 22:01
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3938
Views: 1161836

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

George J.. I got the pics vetted by somebody from the navy, and I think tsarkar is right... Executive Branch As an officer of the Executive Branch one can exercise command of ships, submarines and aircraft. Executive officers can specialise in any of the following:- (a) Gunnery & Missiles (b) N...
by sam_kamath
27 Oct 2009 01:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 941965

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

^ These are select few from thousands that sign up for the SSC ,services definitely encourage officers to pursue MBA or even masters in relevant fields in top institutes (IIMs and IITs) but only a select few are offered courses in top institutes subject to merit and vacancies. Point being majority ...
by sam_kamath
18 Jun 2009 22:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 321
Views: 24218

Re: Indian Military Aviation

Folks - let me state my personal view. The IL 76 had its first flight in 1971 and production was stopped in 1997 At 300 million dollars we can buy a brand new phalcon, or about a regiment worth of S-400's or probably equip a brand new Su-30MKI squadron. I just hope they spend these dollars on some ...
by sam_kamath
16 Jun 2009 03:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 391
Views: 24071

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

the french might say we will charge you a lot but when it counts we will not tell you not to use it.. Just because you haven't fallen victim to French sanctions yet doesn't mean you won't. - Sanctions on Israel, including seizing boats they had already paid for - Sanctions on China - Gave the codes...
by sam_kamath
16 Jun 2009 02:22
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 391
Views: 24071

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

su30mki getting irbis e radar and talking of aesa for su30 is distant dream You do realize that while the Su30 MKI and the Su35 BM share many similarities the MKI lacks the power to use the Irbis E to its full potential right? Currently only the Su35 BM is capable of using it to its full potential....
by sam_kamath
16 Jun 2009 02:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 391
Views: 24071

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

americans win only by political pressure and this been proven in skorea,japan,singapore,israel,australia,netherlands :) Sure, American products are never the best match for any country in the world and could never compete on their own merits. George, the american stuff is not bad.. but not the best...
by sam_kamath
14 Jun 2009 12:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 391
Views: 24071

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

For an aircraft on which even the know how transfer of the existing tech is an ambiguity It is only an ambiguity to us because we aren't directly involved in the negotiations. They will know exactly what tech transfer will be involved when they sign the contract. forget the part where we can mix an...
by sam_kamath
13 Jun 2009 22:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 391
Views: 24071

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

the Israeli Air force (americas best friends) was not allowed to even integrate their own avionics with the F/16... That appears to be incorrect http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/israel/f-16i.htm Ultimately this is where you have to trust your procurement officials to do their job correc...
by sam_kamath
13 Jun 2009 21:52
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 391
Views: 24071

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

The first Super Hornet flew in 1995, 18 years after the Su-27. Also the fact that F18 will be replaced by F35 supports the above theory. And that is based on a misunderstanding of the USN's procurement strategy. The F-35 is NOT replacing the SH, it is replacing the legacy Hornet (F/A-18 A-D). I hav...
by sam_kamath
12 Jun 2009 15:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 391
Views: 24071

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

(note: The following assumes that technology transfer and sovereignty issues are worked out. If they aren't then, none of this matters. But assuming it is . . .) Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet The 'NO DRAMA' Choice In summary, the Super Hornet is: - affordable to buy - affordable to fly - durable, reli...
by sam_kamath
10 Jun 2009 02:29
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 388
Views: 32295

Re: Indian Military Aviation

Guys, I happened to meet a member of IAF (one of my old school buddies) and some how we started discussing on the effectiveness of LCA. Now I was hoping to hear a whole lot of bitching but what i heard i was something strange. It seems that the IAF guys are actually waiting for the LCA. In fact he w...
by sam_kamath
02 May 2009 23:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 395
Views: 232364

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

SaiK, I think Indians individually are extremely capable but when you mix this up with politics, Babooze, Natashas and who knows what else this makes a mess of what is needed for rapid development. Dude Indians are extremely capable but each one of us have BIG egos. If they have a strong willed lea...
by sam_kamath
28 Apr 2009 23:04
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: LCA news and discussion
Replies: 398
Views: 274629

Re: LCA news and discussion

I am curious about what appears to be a canted wing - leading wing root is high, then slopes rearward, to end lower than the middle of the fuselage near the exhaust. This is quite different from say the Mirage 2K, for example. It wasn't apparent to me before these awesome renderings. In fact, I can...
by sam_kamath
05 Apr 2009 00:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1586692

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

But there is a whole article on her (posted by Kobe) with her image. don't see if they revealed any secret. A previous article featured a young Muslim girl whose father opposed education but whose mother scrimped and saved and educated her daughter. She is now on the LeT hit list because of her wor...
by sam_kamath
19 Mar 2009 19:02
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: LCA news and discussion
Replies: 398
Views: 274629

Re: LCA news and discussion

guys guys....hold on ... all said and done... who has the money ...India has the money... what are we comparing...best aircrafts to meet our needs ...so if a gripen says hey look we are better than your lousy LCA... we say oh ok :-)....what we understand is they are not comparing themselves with the...
by sam_kamath
18 Feb 2009 16:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch
Replies: 3944
Views: 1050318

Re: China Military Watch

For example. Today, even if USA gifted the blueprints of F22 to India right now, I don't think that India could work out F22 in 10 years. . so the high bar of development is to copy some one...wow ... hey so if your father in law has the blueprints please send it over to us we will definitely let y...
by sam_kamath
05 Feb 2009 00:17
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missile Technology Discussion
Replies: 518
Views: 24368

Re: Indian Missile Technology Discussion

I am just curious.. but can any one please tell me approximately how many prithvis would have to be launched to be sure we have completely neutralized sargodha
I am assuming only conventional warheads.
:-)
by sam_kamath
18 Jan 2009 23:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion
Replies: 3952
Views: 915219

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion

what is the status india-genous production of MKI..there were conflicting reports that we gave away the sole rights on the MKI....... 1) Sukhoi Engine Production Facility (Al-31FP) came online in 2004-4005 in HAL Koraput. 2) The BARS RSLU production facility came online last year in HAL Hyd. 3) IAP...

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