Search found 760 matches

by Hitesh
30 Oct 2016 20:55
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3964
Views: 496449

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

Johnson's passing of the civil rights and medicare law was land mark legislation. he got rid of jim crow laws in the south and provide health care for senior citizens. an enormous improvement in the quality of life of my nation. he failed in vietnam and it destroyed him. but he was one of the great...
by Hitesh
30 Oct 2016 20:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3507
Views: 605972

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

Are we seeing any evidence of counterbattery operations by the IA and BSF? We need to go after the Paki guns and do the killing that is required upon those motherfvckers.
by Hitesh
29 Oct 2016 00:10
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Solar energy in India
Replies: 1018
Views: 98770

Re: Solar energy in India

CSP - gas/steam turbo power generation by day, CAES powered-coal heated, gas turbo by night, or no-sun period. Cheaper, proven and reliable. Do you understand logic and maths? The power needs of the country is usually the same throughout the day with very little noticeable variation. That is, if in...
by Hitesh
28 Oct 2016 23:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III
Replies: 2933
Views: 194077

Re: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III

:rotfl: So desperate !!! No you are the one that is so desperate and resort to name calling and launching provocative personal attacks and insinuating personal flaws on those people who dare to support HRC over Trump. :roll: :lol: Everyone can see how hilary supporters are being calm quite and Budd...
by Hitesh
27 Oct 2016 09:18
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Solar energy in India
Replies: 1018
Views: 98770

Re: Solar energy in India

[quote=Rishirishi] No you do not need coal backup. A mix of wind, hydro and hydro storate will do the trick. Please do research before making blunt statements. It is a fact that the cheapest electricity supply contract ever so far is solar. Also round trip loss of pumping water in hydro electric dam...
by Hitesh
27 Oct 2016 02:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III
Replies: 2933
Views: 194077

Re: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III

A bit hard to do for a man who only turned down the KKK's endorsement after enduring two weeks of withering media coverage. The above assertion is interesting. Guilt by Association is now universally recognized as a favorite crutch of the "Victims of Intolerance" brigade. In ANY society. ...
by Hitesh
27 Oct 2016 02:43
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3964
Views: 496449

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

what Lockmart is afraid of is a dead end product line which the f-16 most certainly is. no stealthski. gotta nice weapons suite though. We don't need the F-16s to get the nice weapons suite. The weapons suite can be adapted to many platforms including the LCAs. If Lockheed Martin was smart, it woul...
by Hitesh
27 Oct 2016 02:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III
Replies: 2933
Views: 194077

Re: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III

UB if you think Alex Jones is a guy to be believed seriously then I got a bridge in Florida to sell to you. I mean I have no qualms about making money off people who should know better. Per Diktat-e-Adminullahs I am not supposed to respond directly to certain (never mind) who make a habit of viciou...
by Hitesh
25 Oct 2016 17:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III
Replies: 2933
Views: 194077

Re: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III

UB if you think Alex Jones is a guy to be believed seriously then I got a bridge in Florida to sell to you. I mean I have no qualms about making money off people who should know better.
by Hitesh
25 Oct 2016 04:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3964
Views: 496449

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

India should not fall for this. Lockheed is so scared of the LCA program that they want to kill it by offering illusory promises of local manufacturing when they know that the market for the F-16s is dead or beginning to dwindle. They want us to pay for the cost of the manufacturing equipment and th...
by Hitesh
25 Oct 2016 00:54
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Electric vehicle and power storage
Replies: 71
Views: 7931

Re: Electric vehicle and power storage

^^ In our scenario, the solar generation is fed back into the grid if it is not used, we then get it back from the grid at night or when it snows etc. The Utility company does not allow generation of power beyond your calculated needs, i.e. you cannot for example put a solar 'farm' in your backyard...
by Hitesh
24 Oct 2016 10:30
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Autos Thread -2
Replies: 544
Views: 85326

Re: Indian Autos Thread -2

As regarding the speed warning beeps, if I ever get a car with that, I will immediately disable it or yank that stupid sounding alarm device and toss it out. If the authorities ask me questions about that device, I will deliver a well placed thapaard in the right region and tell them to mind their g...
by Hitesh
23 Oct 2016 07:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11995
Views: 965975

Re: Levant crisis - III

In comparison US has 10 aircraft carriers ^ ! RU has far more number of other navy vessels, compared with US Navy > Corvette warships 70 Navy > Submarines 17 But US has vastly superior air force in terms of fighter jets & attack helis That is because of their different sea fighting philosophy. ...
by Hitesh
22 Oct 2016 21:16
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Solar energy in India
Replies: 1018
Views: 98770

Re: Solar energy in India

Problem is manufacturing and long time lead items. With solar it is easier to set it up faster. Modi wants to electrify the entire nation within 5 years.
by Hitesh
22 Oct 2016 21:14
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Electric vehicle and power storage
Replies: 71
Views: 7931

Re: Electric vehicle and power storage

My house is 3k sq ft. Ac consumes a lot of power there's a lot of heat and humidity. South Florida is very humid.
by Hitesh
22 Oct 2016 13:33
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Electric vehicle and power storage
Replies: 71
Views: 7931

Re: Electric vehicle and power storage

well I pay on average of $250 a month and that is pretty well much in line with households in my neighborhood.
by Hitesh
22 Oct 2016 04:35
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Electric vehicle and power storage
Replies: 71
Views: 7931

Re: Electric vehicle and power storage

Was calculating at a off the grid standpoint of a view. as for net-metering, FPL hates it and wants to get rid of it. They may be successful at it. So wouldn't count on it as a long term prospect. Hence the battery costs. Furthermore, net metering doesn't help you at the higher price bands during ce...
by Hitesh
22 Oct 2016 03:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3964
Views: 496449

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

That's because you have such a superlative intelligence, Hiteshji. I post for ordinary folks like me to read, no hope of impressing someone as awesome as you are. Superlative? :mrgreen: Oh the irony of it all. :rotfl: Oh! thanks! Another compliment from an obviously super-ejiikated Anglophile! Awes...
by Hitesh
22 Oct 2016 02:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11995
Views: 965975

Re: Levant crisis - III

UlanBatori wrote:
Hitesh wrote:
A sure sign of Greatness is that one quotes oneself in posts. Can't get any better than that. A privilege to learn from The Best!


My mistake. Intended to quote another poster and didn't realize that I quoted myself. Thank you for blithely pointing out my mistake.
by Hitesh
22 Oct 2016 02:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 2859
Views: 491914

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

Since GoI has made the move to buy 36, they should 90 more as originally planned and get another 126 to round it up to over 250 planes. IAF inventory should be as follows: 1. Heavy fighter - Su 30s = 350 planes 2. Medium fighter - Rafales = 250 planes 3. Light fighter - LCA Mk1A - or Mk2 = 700-800 p...
by Hitesh
22 Oct 2016 02:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11995
Views: 965975

Re: Levant crisis - III

Meanwhile India is drifting into the US orbit and dumping Russia? And why, exactly? Rightfully, I think India is building another nest to keep her eggs, i.e., not keeping all the eggs with Russia. Putin may be a strong smart guy, but for strategic view, he falls pretty short of it. He does not real...
by Hitesh
22 Oct 2016 02:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11995
Views: 965975

Re: Levant crisis - III

Duterte is not gonna survive very long. He has upset too many apple carts and has galvanized his opposition into an unifying force.
by Hitesh
22 Oct 2016 02:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3964
Views: 496449

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

Must be an Evangelist term - this business of "anointing" oneself to do anything. Shows sheer thoughtfulness. But then I don't know anyone who pours oil over themselves each time they make an Internet post, but then again I am not an Evangelist and don't vote Evangelist. Try again Sherloc...
by Hitesh
22 Oct 2016 02:26
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3964
Views: 496449

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

UlanBatori wrote:Thank goodness we have someone well-informed and thoughtful like you on BRF to counter the other comments at that site!!
Here's a balanced analysis Really intellectual. Totally factual too.


:roll: and I assume that you have anointed yourself as the person to bring a balanced analysis?
by Hitesh
22 Oct 2016 01:40
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Electric vehicle and power storage
Replies: 71
Views: 7931

Re: Electric vehicle and power storage

Are you sure you are using that much of electricity? Are you saying that you consume 81 KWh a day? And not 81 KWh in entire month? Yes my FPL online account shows the energy dashboard where it displays the usage. My house uses an average of 2,500 Kwh per month. For example., if you leave 100 watt b...
by Hitesh
21 Oct 2016 22:46
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Electric vehicle and power storage
Replies: 71
Views: 7931

Re: Electric vehicle and power storage

I am not getting solar power until the installation costs come way down. I have crunched the numbers and it doesn't make sense for me to go for any kind of solar power system. I use 81 kwh a day on average and my cost of electricity is 11.25 cents per kwh. 5kwh system is not gonna do it for me. I wo...
by Hitesh
21 Oct 2016 22:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III
Replies: 2933
Views: 194077

Re: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III

Voted for Clinton because frankly, Trump is just an rambling idiot who would mess up a lot of things. Clinton is a known factor and India has gotten used to her and learned how to manage her. Clinton didn't do much damage as SoS when it came to Indian affairs. I think Clinton would continue the frie...
by Hitesh
21 Oct 2016 03:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III
Replies: 2933
Views: 194077

Re: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III

Speaking of Polls, here's the only that is RIGHT. So right that if it were any more right it would be left, inside out. America Has Spoken! FINAL Debate Polls Show America Has Picked Their President! ConsAmericaOctober 20, 2016 The fact is, nearly ALL of these polls are skewed to favor Democrats. I...
by Hitesh
21 Oct 2016 02:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III
Replies: 2933
Views: 194077

Re: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III

So even ECB is not sure of Clinton Win nothing else explain their wait till december presser . No that is not it. The way it works is that once the electors have been voted during an earlier election, and you mark your vote, the electors travel to the state capital of each state and declare their v...
by Hitesh
20 Oct 2016 23:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III
Replies: 2933
Views: 194077

Re: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III

brar_w wrote:
saip wrote:
????

You mean 28 18?



No no..the one on the 8th is a rigged giant MSM poll. The real one is on the 28th.


Hahahahahaha!!!
by Hitesh
18 Oct 2016 08:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11995
Views: 965975

Re: Levant crisis - III

Habal,

You are really getting the hang of jingoism, aren't ya?
by Hitesh
18 Oct 2016 00:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III
Replies: 2933
Views: 194077

Re: Understanding the United States of America (USA) - III

I read a report that Obama was abandoned by his drunken bum of a father, his mother was a pronographic film star to make ends meet. It also mentioned that michelle Obama was frequently living in the Jessie Jackson house in Chicago, it hinted that 'she was Jessies favorite little girl'. If Bill Clin...
by Hitesh
16 Oct 2016 07:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3964
Views: 496449

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

Those who supports trump are in an illusion. That's all I can say. I am no fan of Hillary but Trump is the worst out there. That's my two cents on this.
by Hitesh
15 Oct 2016 08:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14
Replies: 4681
Views: 812466

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14

From wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S-400_mis ... m#Missiles

One system can hold up to 72 launchers including a maximum of 384 missiles. Reports say India is ordering 5 systems. Does that mean India will be getting nearly 2000 missiles?
by Hitesh
14 Oct 2016 11:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Vikrant News and Discussion
Replies: 1815
Views: 174933

Re: INS Vikrant News and Discussion

What is going on with the Vikrant?

The last news is this:
http://www.ibtimes.co.in/indian-navy-ta ... 018-693795
https://www.americanbazaaronline.com/20 ... an-navy-2/

Any pictures taken recently?
by Hitesh
14 Oct 2016 10:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Vikramaditya: News and Discussion
Replies: 1518
Views: 108021

Re: INS Vikramaditya: News and Discussion

What is the status of the overhaul? How long is the overhaul/refit and when will it be ready to fight?
by Hitesh
14 Oct 2016 10:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 2258
Views: 292449

Re: Army strikes terror camps in PoK

What is up with Quartz? I didn't link it because I didn't want to create traffic to that website but it was dissing Modi and the GoI and calling the surgical strike a farce. I am like, WTF? I am pissed off at the turdshit who wrote that crappy article. It made my blood boil.
by Hitesh
14 Oct 2016 05:55
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1276
Views: 170717

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

Yes because if they tried to enforce their own laws China make WTO complaints about trade violations. We need to make sure that China doesn't get to have the cake and eat it.
by Hitesh
14 Oct 2016 05:17
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1276
Views: 170717

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

There should be a law that if China copies the design China is not allowed to sell the stuff abroad. There should be massive or triple tariffs on any goods that violate IP rights coming into any country.

Go to advanced search