Search found 676 matches

by Rishi Verma
06 Mar 2017 12:21
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4653
Views: 870590

Re: Small Arms Thread

Every "sad story" of Indian defense manufacturing boils down to issues related to mass production. There needs to be an entity that looks at quality issues of domestic arms and goes into technical details of "why x units of army are not satisfied with y batch of z weapon". We sho...
by Rishi Verma
04 Mar 2017 07:24
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7860
Views: 753816

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

shiv wrote:Why do you people laugh when Pakis say we lost $8 billion because we would have earned so much if our left hand was not so soosaidal?


Because people laugh when pakis say anything.
by Rishi Verma
04 Mar 2017 06:20
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Aviation
Replies: 951
Views: 157026

Re: Indian Naval Aviation

So the entire air wing of Indian Navy is now defunct. Another AK Anthony legacy we are paying for. A Supreme Court directed inquiry is needed. - is there a deeper conspiracy by the Russians and the Chinese to sell us a lemon? - who were in the decision making loop ? - has mig been black listed from ...
by Rishi Verma
03 Mar 2017 12:12
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7860
Views: 753816

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

asgkhan wrote:
Rishi Verma wrote:http://m.ndtv.com/india-news/5-men-trying-to-buy-phone-get-caught-with-fake-notes-worth-57-lakh-in-kolkata-1665559?pfrom=home-topstories

Any guess on the peacefulness of the five that were caught? Hint not buddhist, not rasta,


Jains ????


You funny
by Rishi Verma
03 Mar 2017 12:08
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5425
Views: 655843

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

The imp part: I attribute that problem to thinking in a proto type method. I hope that my contribution achieved getting them into a production mode . Anyways. Nrao Ji that's a good documented evidence you got. To be in "prototype method" vs "production mode". And what minor desi...
by Rishi Verma
03 Mar 2017 10:18
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14
Replies: 4681
Views: 788551

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14

Based on photus, there is a lot of discussion on solid/liquid/smoke colour /canards/2nd stage etc etc but please also keep in mind what is not visible. The software to seek the target, sensor fusion with land based radars, and bulls eye htk capability is very impressive and one wonders the genesis ...
by Rishi Verma
03 Mar 2017 09:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14
Replies: 4681
Views: 788551

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14

Based on photus, there is a lot of discussion on solid/liquid/smoke colour /canards/2nd stage etc etc but please also keep in mind what is not visible. The software to seek the target, sensor fusion with land based radars, and bulls eye htk capability is very impressive and one wonders the genesis o...
by Rishi Verma
03 Mar 2017 05:48
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7860
Views: 753816

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

http://m.ndtv.com/india-news/5-men-tryi ... topstories

Any guess on the peacefulness of the five that were caught? Hint not buddhist, not rasta,
by Rishi Verma
02 Mar 2017 21:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 5010
Views: 973216

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

You already know then why ask. One that was tested in Russia I call k-1. One that "may" get "improved" with French help, one that "may" get production ready, one that "may" find design win with AMCA I call K-2. My point was when and if the K-2 materializes th...
by Rishi Verma
02 Mar 2017 19:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist State of Pakistan - Multimedia Links
Replies: 2725
Views: 338407

Re: Terrorist State of Pakistan - Multimedia Links

Misclaimer: The following is not indirectly unrelated to bakistan because bakistanis are indecendents of the fourfathers from arapia.
Hereforth I am to present "Operation Sathya Sai Baba"

by Rishi Verma
02 Mar 2017 17:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Islamism & Islamophobia Abroad - News & Analysis (9-8-2014)
Replies: 3696
Views: 343804

Re: Islamism & Islamophobia Abroad - News & Analysis (9-8-2014)

^^ IED explosions, subway bombings, killing innocent people, killing cartoonists/journalists are not just "causing problems". It's an assault on civilized society. Europe will trumpify their leaders and kick out the bearded pakis.
by Rishi Verma
02 Mar 2017 17:49
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3534
Views: 552793

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Extremely innovative, juggad, tailored to Indian condition step by railways to reduce vehicle emissions in New Delhi.

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/delhi/to ... 430091.cms
by Rishi Verma
02 Mar 2017 17:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 5010
Views: 973216

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

OK Sir, please tell us then what exactly is the difference in the so-called Kaveri-2 and Kaveri-1. What is the basis on which you say existing flight test data is "of no use" in future flight testing...? What input Snecma is giving for Kaveri exactly..? Still waiting for answer...kindly e...
by Rishi Verma
02 Mar 2017 12:40
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5425
Views: 655843

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

Lots of noisy discussion about "make in india" single engine fighter plane. People created a strawman that "make in india" is geared to "increase employment". So I checked the hosses mouth, [url]makeinindia.com[/url], and found no such goal. What it says is.. Government...
by Rishi Verma
01 Mar 2017 18:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 4069
Views: 874470

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

Isro shocks Trump nominee for Director of National Intelligence post

If Americans were "shocked" then the Chinese must be electrocuted. Well done Isro.
by Rishi Verma
01 Mar 2017 00:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 5010
Views: 973216

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

Hi Indranil, What's the purpose of taking a statement out of context which wasn't even directed towards you? I didn't expect it from you. I did not enjoy writing it one bit either. But, post after posts of yours in the last page and in LCA thread forced me to. I know that you didn't like my critici...
by Rishi Verma
28 Feb 2017 17:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 4092
Views: 815406

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

http://m.timesofindia.com/world/china/china-angrily-reacts-with-threats-after-south-korean-missile-defense-decision/articleshow/57389451.cms China undie in twist at SoKo buying Thaad. According to them South Korea should not have ABM while China can keep arming and supporting NoKo with nukes, rocket...
by Rishi Verma
28 Feb 2017 14:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 5010
Views: 973216

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

Indranil wrote:
Rishi Verma wrote:I know what I am talking about.

Good that you let us know. Otherwise, how would we have known


Hi Indranil,
What's the purpose of taking a statement out of context which wasn't even directed towards you? I didn't expect it from you.
by Rishi Verma
28 Feb 2017 01:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 5010
Views: 973216

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

JayS wrote:1000hr ground test data for Kaveri was available like 7yr ago. Today they have ground run of 6000hr finished along with 50+ hr of flight test.


I know what I am talking about. Kaveri-2 with snecma input doesn't even exist yet. The kaveri-1 data is no use for the future test flight.
by Rishi Verma
27 Feb 2017 16:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 5010
Views: 973216

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

If and when the Kaveri engine is ready, desi engineers will come up with a juggad way to flight test it. It's too early to worry about that now. India has done more risky things, LCA first flew after extensive ground runs and high speed taxi trials. Same will be done with Kaveri. If 1000 hours of gr...
by Rishi Verma
27 Feb 2017 10:17
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 775735

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

^^^ Okay thats coming from Siddesha who is "project director and technology director of LCA." That's precisely why we shouldn't believe all the claims. Let the IAF kill a few pakis and let the paarformance speak. After all these years I don't believe a word from DRDO/ADA/HAL, nor do their...
by Rishi Verma
27 Feb 2017 09:33
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 881883

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Above article says "The navy has completed its board of inquiry, headed by a Rear Admiral..." In the same paragraph the ending statement says "the role of dock master... and other officers will be examined by the board" So is the BoI finished or not... Is this the Navy double spe...
by Rishi Verma
26 Feb 2017 23:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016
Replies: 2857
Views: 392551

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016

http://m.timesofindia.com/world/pakistan/pakistan-rangers-arrest-600-terror-suspects-in-200-operations-in-punjab/articleshow/57359014.cms So Operation Raand-e-fassad is nabbing Abdul's left and light. They will release the sunnies and frame the shias and ahmediya's... this is another ethnic cleansin...
by Rishi Verma
26 Feb 2017 15:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 4092
Views: 815406

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

So liu's single nuclear submarine can send the US to stone age, Good do it as my mother in law is there. But Liu didn't finish the statement, "after which the US will send China to Jurassic age"

Liu wrote: ...US and China are neck by neck...


Liu could be a plofessor of english in england.
by Rishi Verma
26 Feb 2017 15:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 4092
Views: 815406

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Noko use of VX to kill the other kim is said to be an attempt by Noko to show off it's chemical weapons capability. By logical extension, here China is showing their chemical weapons to the US
by Rishi Verma
26 Feb 2017 14:34
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 775735

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

"Why make when you can buy" seems to be in our nature onlee. We needed to process video coming in into an FPGA via CSI-2 interface. The proposal I got was to buy an IP Block for USD30K. This is the same team I have to get to implement some ARINC protocols at some point of time. What to do...
by Rishi Verma
26 Feb 2017 14:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 775735

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

i don't think its that..the drop tank quite clearly has a pinched mid and aft section, seemingly to cater to area ruling of the jet that's carrying it. yes saar you are right it's very clearly shown to be a pinched fuel tank with aerodynamic contours with obvious very low drag coefficient...... in ...
by Rishi Verma
25 Feb 2017 18:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Aviation
Replies: 951
Views: 157026

Re: Indian Naval Aviation

Navy should use about 25 NLCA for land based operations. There are sufficient shore based land masses from which a NLCA can be launched with full payload of bombs (get refueled mid-air if needed) and upon return the jets (if needed) land on carrier for air defense sorties (which does not require bom...
by Rishi Verma
24 Feb 2017 17:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3964
Views: 487284

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

He said something about arabs...
by Rishi Verma
23 Feb 2017 16:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 4368
Views: 744647

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

^^ so someone commented about a mock-up with "too-tall", "what a beauty" etc etc and a discussion ensued. BRFites are too hungry for something to come out of our factories - anything. They see a mock-up and they start day-dreaming. By the way the AW bribecopter is tall but it's i...
by Rishi Verma
23 Feb 2017 15:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 5010
Views: 973216

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

.... India does have a solid research base, but one that is not incented to productize that research. And, the political pressures are diff. So, I very much doubt India will need to steal and copy. It would be more like look and improve research base of what in India saar? Apologies for nitpicking ...
by Rishi Verma
22 Feb 2017 16:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion
Replies: 3157
Views: 608811

Re: AEW&C News & Discussion

Embraer corruption story may be true but there seems to be more to it. To induct Netra in services is a big achievement. Exposing the corruption story now may be to stymie further progress of Indian RnD in the field.
by Rishi Verma
21 Feb 2017 15:28
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 775735

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

NRao wrote:
LCA with the Kaveri would be a great export product.


SirJi, :rotfl:
Please have a little bit mercy. I am just a UP bhaiyya who drinks Rs7 tea in a kulhad (clay cup containing arsenic). I spilled my tea with such sharp sense of humor that you possess. Please rahem Kare.
by Rishi Verma
21 Feb 2017 15:17
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016
Replies: 2857
Views: 392551

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016

http://m.timesofindia.com/world/pakista ... 268873.cms

Todin 20-20 match so far four wickets are down. One player sacrificed his wicket but other was run out. Match was between Tunday Talibs vs Gunday Garibs.
by Rishi Verma
20 Feb 2017 16:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Stealth in military aviation, pros and cons
Replies: 57
Views: 13480

Re: Stealth in military aviation, pros and cons

Again another topic for arm chairs to fill pages with. All that's needed was an excel sheet to weigh the pros and cons. Here's my two lac phooti kodi. 1) stealth is to defeat the enemy radar 2) even bigger game is enemy deception by any means possible 3) positive stealth is to hide your plane 4) neg...
by Rishi Verma
19 Feb 2017 23:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 775735

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

I think too much importance is given to various ACMs utterances who have a short duration at the top. They give answers to allow the reporters to fill with words. There needs to be a long term program management office that controls a program like LCA (also for Arihants, Arjuns, IAC etc) , and only ...
by Rishi Verma
19 Feb 2017 20:59
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Naval LCA - News and Discussion
Replies: 997
Views: 182632

Re: Naval LCA - News and Discussion

I think modi and trump are both bargainers and dealers. Trump may offer something more to clinch the f18 deal and modi might get concessions on h1b issues (or including pakis on the visa ban for example), expect both to begin negotiating after the first meeting in May.
by Rishi Verma
19 Feb 2017 20:43
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016
Replies: 2857
Views: 392551

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016

A gem much longer pefore many PRF mempers were pourn. Not a place for my mother-in-law Botham once described Pakistan as "the kind of place to send your mother-in-law for a month, all expenses paid" in an off-the-cuff remark in a radio interview in 1984. Botham had returned home early from...

Go to advanced search