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sorry if this is a repost, first time posting news.
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Who would've ever imagined that one of the world's most expensive and luxurious beds would be a 1.6 million dollar rectangular magnet. Sure it may sound like a piece of science fiction from a futuristic film, but after seven years of studying and development Janjaap Ruijssenaars has created a first for the furniture industry with his magnetic support system.

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i might just wait till they get a bit more comfy
Edited by mcrbradbury - 5/31/11 at 8:44pm
post #2 of 32
neat i thought of this quite some time ago except my idea just had metal rods to keep it in place, and a magnet at the bottom to keep the actual bed hovering, oh random idea's i came up with in class.
post #3 of 32
So were paying 1.6m for a huge ass magnet with some wire? right..............
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Old... This seems to crop up every few years, specifically when some writer runs out of ideas for tech news.
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source link is broken?
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I read it as "real life hover board". Dissapoint.
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i wonder how it will perform when things get "hot".
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post #8 of 32
I think I'll wait for the Bob's Discount Furniture knockoff
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post #9 of 32
No thanks, I like to feel something under my bed.
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At least you won't have to worry now if ya have neighbors below you
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