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At a certain point, James accidentally knocked a length of one of the springs he was working with off his desk.
To his amazement, the spring fell from its position on the desk, then “walked” from that point to a stack of books, and eventually on to the floor where it coiled back up.
Richard rushed home and told his wife about what happened and said, “I think if I got the right property of steel and the right tension, I could make it walk.”.
"I also think that users of dating websites like to get a feel for the site first before committing too many personal details to their profiles," Jodie added.
Today I found the Slinky was originally intended to be used as a tension spring in a battleship engine horsepower meter.
In 1943, Richard James, a marine engineer in a Philadelphia shipyard, was working at his desk, developing a special meter designed to monitor the horsepower output on naval battleships.This meter required the use of special springs in order to stabilize the instrument in rough seas.Members of Slinky can initially create a mini profile of themselves from the express signup and then go back and enhance their profiles by uploading photos and adding more in-depth details about themselves at a later date -- which will then result in better and more accurate matches Australian online singles website has responded to members looking for a quicker path to love.Slinky, a website for singles looking for long term relationships -- as opposed to casual encounters, has found that users looking for long term relationships don't necessarily want to fill out long join forms.Jodie Brittain, Slinky's CEO, said, "Over 90 percent of our members at Slinky are looking for long term relationships with a view to marriage and a recent members survey told us that users want a quicker joining process when signing up to begin dating online." Instead of an in-depth join process "Slinky now has an express signup -- which takes about 3 minutes -- and is free.Members of Slinky can initially create a mini profile of themselves from the express signup and then go back and enhance their profiles by uploading photos and adding more in-depth details about themselves at a later date -- which will then result in better and more accurate matches," Jodie said.