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Window Film

04/24/2014
posted in General Discussion
by Printing Canada
We are planning on placing window film on our factory windows. Would you place them on the inside or the outside The windows are in a heated factory...
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Slip Ring Motor Issues

04/24/2014
posted in Manufacturing
by Anonymous Poster
Good afternoon. I would like to share an issue for input/discussion. The issue is motor/vfd failure. The application is a crane/hoisting hot metals....
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Last comment 04/24/2014 by steeler1
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Metering Panel

04/24/2014
posted in Electrical Engineering
by karthikvraghavalu
Guys any one have idea why the outgoing feeders of a metering panel is limited to 15 by TNEB officials in TamilNadu. Is there any regulation stating s...
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Tig Welding

04/24/2014
posted in Manufacturing
by rohit-69
How much liter/min of argon gas is required for welding ss pipes in a ss pipe mill Also how much liter of argon gas is present in 250 cuft argon cyli...
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Electrical Work Question

04/24/2014
posted in General Discussion
by RICHARDMICHAEL
Hi This is Sheet Metal Mike, I have an electrical mystery.I have recently done some remodeling at my home.This required some electrical work.I had re...
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Last comment 04/24/2014 by Rixter
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Housing Plan Help

04/24/2014
posted in Civil Engineering
by electricalexpert65
Hi! I have recently bought a 27' x 56' housing plot and I would like to construct a decent house within this plot. I prefer gardening space all around...
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Last comment 04/24/2014 by Mike W
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Designing a Simple Periscope

04/24/2014
posted in Instrumentation
by Subhasankar
I want to build a periscope of 10ft tube length which will be installed in a science park. But we have seen that during rainy season, due to moisture,...
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Last comment 04/24/2014 by Fredski
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Norton/Symantec Phishing Scam?

04/24/2014
posted in General Discussion
by Randall
How incredibly stupid is this:- It is an E-Mail from Norton about the heartbleed virus: which looks just like a phishing scam. I'm pretty sure it...
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Online Concentration Measurement of Slurry in Pharmaceutical Industry

04/24/2014
posted in Instrumentation
by sathish-47
Is it possible to find the concentration of slurry in online %.
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Panel Board Selection

04/24/2014
posted in Electrical Engineering
by smi_1989
Dear all, We have to build a fabrication shop on site. The suppy would be from a generator 500KW, 0.8 pf, 60 hz, 230/400V. The load are 100 KW plasm...
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Anybody Seen This Type of Eye Bolt

04/24/2014
posted in General Discussion
by netmaker
Does this critter exist? If so, where do I find it??? 3/8" or so dia. shaft, threaded one side, 1-2" dia. Eye, 4-6" closed length ??? It would be u...
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Pumping Leaves Out of Pond

04/23/2014
posted in General Discussion
by htesto
Want to pump decayed leaves out of pond. Might 1 HP dirty water pump (from Harbor Freight) be likely candidate? Garbage pumps are too pricey.
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ANZAC Day

04/23/2014
posted in General Discussion
by europium mkII
On April 25th Australians and New Zealanders all over the world celebrate ANZAC Day. This is a very special day on the calendar of both nations. ANZA...
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Window Cut in a Crude Oil Pipe Line

04/18/2014
posted in Mechanical Engineering
by Selles
Has anyone any idea on the best way to cut a 1 sq. ft window in a 1 inch thick steel pipe line?
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Email Virus

04/20/2014
posted in Software & Programming
by JWthetech
I've been hit by a new virus. Opened an email from a friend. It even had a subject. However, when I opened the attachment nothing seemed to happen. We...
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Last comment 04/24/2014 by Andy Germany
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Rich Engineers?

04/19/2014
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by Fredski
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Last comment 04/22/2014 by Anonymous Hero
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Gravity

04/20/2014
posted in General Discussion
by HiTekRedNek
A mental scenario I have been toying with goes like this: It is a well understood that matter and energy cause a warp in space time.What is not unde...
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Last comment 04/24/2014 by 129CBRider
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Ethanol in Gasoline

04/21/2014
posted in Transportation
by ronseto
In my area, gas stations are now selling gasoline without ethanol. That is supposed to be because of complaints by boat owners. I thought the addition...
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