Tool for changing the mass of an item
This device can change the effective mass of anything within its field. A standard device is 3 inches in diameter and one inch thick weighing 6 lbs. when not active (considered tiny on the table below). When activated, it decreases is self and anything in physical contact with it out to 2’ down to 90% of its original weight, or increases it up to 200% of its original weight. This device is seen often in gyms, mechanical garages, and some high end hobby shops.
Other devices are available. The following table shows the effectiveness of the devices based on size.
The effectiveness of a mass manipulator is read in a ratio::
mass of the mass manipulator : mass of the material.
|Tiny||1:3||One Pound||Dinner Plate|
|Small||1:4||Ten Pounds||Big Lamp|
|Medium||1:5||100 Pounds||Book Shelf with Books|
|Large||1:6||Two Tons||Full Mini Van|
|Huge||1:8||Ten Tons||Full Trash Truck|
|Gargantuan||1:10||100 Tons||Passenger Train|
|Colossal||1:15||1000 Tons||5 Story Building|