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RJ45 Connectors For CAT-7 Cables

07/28/2016
posted in Instrumentation
by Usman Nazar Rathore
Friends, i want to confirm if this statement (made by my control system vendor) is true? There is no way (technical not possible) for customer to do...
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Engineering Feats: NASA's Seven Minutes of Terror

07/28/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Bayes
I never realized just how complicated landing NASA's Curiosity rover on Mars was. NASA really wasn't messing around. The engineering involved in the l...
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Last comment 07/28/2016 by Tornado
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Explosion in Power Factor Correction Panel

07/28/2016
posted in Electrical Engineering
by Umairalam
Hello guys, I am an electrical engineer working in a cement plant (7200 TPD), we are facing a serious issue of explosion in power factor correction pa...
Pathfinder Tags: blast explosion in power factor panel power factor correction
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Last comment 07/28/2016 by lyn
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Other Products from Palm Kernel Shell (PKS) Than Just Biomass Resource

07/28/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Talenta
Anybody has done some research/development about the use of Palm Kernel Shell (PKS)? rather than just used for biomass resource of course. Is it poss...
Pathfinder Tags: palm kernel shell palm oil rubber rubber parts Rubber Products
Views: 55, Comments: 3
Last comment 07/28/2016 by JohnDG
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State of the Art in PLC-DCS-HMI

07/27/2016
posted in New Technologies & Research
by James Stewart
Has there been any advancement in PLC wiring durability in the last twenty years? Has Fiber optic replaced hard wiring in any known applications where...
Pathfinder Tags: control circuitry data Human-machine interface
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Computational Tool for Shaping Auxetic Materials

07/27/2016
posted in Chemical & Material Science
by BestInShow
The big picture of a shoe caught my eye, but this article about shaping auxetic materials (from one of my alma maters) is of interest way beyond makin...
Views: 152, Comments: 10
Last comment 07/28/2016 by MR. Guest
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SWAS Sampling Line To Determine Dosing

07/27/2016
posted in Mechanical Engineering
by dreamz
The discharge of CEP is being dosed with ammonia and hydrazine. To measure the amount of dosing and get the required quality of water to HRSG, sample...
Pathfinder Tags: CEP Chemical Dosing Sampling System SWAS
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Last comment 07/28/2016 by James Stewart
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Turbine Rotor Scale Model...

07/26/2016
posted in General Discussion
by RAMConsult
...from a 3D printer! https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/118-scale-3d-printed-steam-turbine-rotor-donald-mcnelly-pe Some people have way too much time...
Views: 182, Comments: 12
Last comment 07/28/2016 by dj95401
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Google on Machine Learning

07/26/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Bayes
A bit of a commitment, but a very interesting watch:
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Data Acquisition Device

07/26/2016
posted in BioMech & BioMed
by Anonymous Poster
I'm doing a project which involves measuring current/voltage difference in a solution due to microbial degradation activity. I need some suggestions o...
Views: 157, Comments: 10
Last comment 07/28/2016 by James Stewart
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4-Pin Trailer Plug Replacement

07/26/2016
posted in Transportation
by HUSH
My SO got a new (to her) SUV last week. It's a Ford Escape and is in good shape, but the 4 pin vehicle-end trailer plug is quite corroded because the...
Pathfinder Tags: automotive connector Towing trailer
Views: 266, Comments: 18
Last comment 07/28/2016 by Brave Sir Robin
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Nicotine and Niacin

07/26/2016
posted in Chemical & Material Science
by Jonathan Fuller
As an occasional (about once a month, at most) pipe smoker, I’ve been following the FDA’s new Deeming Regulations with some interest. Star...
Pathfinder Tags: deeming niacin nicotine smoking tobacco
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Last comment 07/28/2016 by SolarEagle
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Corporate Gift Idea

07/23/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Nigh
Here's a poser, the company I work for celebrates it's 25th anniversary this year (I've been there for 19 of them). We will be having a party later th...
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Last comment 07/28/2016 by phoenix911
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Chinese Lapidary Saw

07/22/2016
posted in Electrical Engineering
by Jim Saddler
I bought a lapidary saw on Amazon and kept getting a message saying the saw is 220v, will this work in America? Well, being the dummy I am I didn't r...
Views: 400, Comments: 43
Last comment 07/28/2016 by wrenchtwirler
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False Proof with Imaginary Numbers

07/24/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Bayes
I always find false proofs interesting in that they usually bring to light an aspect of mathematics I had forgotten or took for granted when I shouldn...
Views: 285, Comments: 29
Last comment 07/28/2016 by Codemaster
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Thwap! The Word Association Post

07/22/2016
posted in General Discussion
by JE in Chicago
Friday
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Last comment 07/28/2016 by Bayes
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Caption This for 7/29/16

07/28/2016 posted in Caption This!
by LakeGrl
This week's image: Be sure to vote for your favorite caption!
07/28/2016 Pathfinder Tags: engineering images engineers life funny images mad scientist science
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The Recurring Olympics Infrastructure Issue

07/28/2016 posted in Building & Design Blog
by HUSH
With less than 10 days until the athletic events begin, the Olympics news cycle is beginning to ramp up. Yet with few sporting stories to report, the...
07/28/2016 Pathfinder Tags: civil engineering infrastructure olympics public works
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Red Dragon Mission to Cost SpaceX More Than 300 Million

07/28/2016 posted in Derivations
by Bayes
Elon Musk has been very clear in his ambition to help make our species multi-planetary. It appears Elon's company, SpaceX, is willing to shell out the...
07/28/2016 Views: 47, Comments: 0
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The King Midget Makes a Return, Sort Of, For Its 70th Anniversary

07/28/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
No factory has been constructed. No supplies stockpiled. No new engines developed, not even an LLC formed. Still, an effort to revive the two-seater K...
07/28/2016 Pathfinder Tags: classic auto DIY kit car
Views: 42, Comments: 0
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Musical AI Takes Off

07/28/2016 posted in Notes & Lines
by Jonathan Fuller
Music is a no-brainer when it comes to AI research. It has a finite set of rules, a relatively limited scale, and pretty strict limits as to what &ldq...
07/28/2016 Pathfinder Tags: AI artificial intelligence Baidu magenta Music ...
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Inductive Switch Challenges Capacitive, Magnetic, Electro-mechanical Rivals

07/28/2016 posted in Sensors & Switches
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Electro-mechanical, capacitive, and magnetic sensing techniques may come to mind for detecting a door closure or opening, a button press, or linear or...
07/28/2016 Views: 14, Comments: 0
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Saving Sijan’s Jet

07/27/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Lance Sijan lived an All-American life. Raised in 1950s Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the young Boy Scout and athlete dreamed of one day becoming an Air Force...
07/27/2016 Pathfinder Tags: classic auto corvette Stingray
Views: 210, Comments: 1
Last comment 07/27/2016 by phoenix911
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Wind Farm Networks Switch to Higher Voltage Cables

07/27/2016 posted in Wire and Cable Technology Blog
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
As renewable energy gains momentum, wind farm operators need higher voltage cables to deliver high power from offshore platforms to mainland grids. To...
07/27/2016 Views: 10, Comments: 0
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Quantum Computer Simulates Hydrogen Model

07/26/2016 posted in Derivations
by Bayes
Back in 2014 I wrote an article about Google aggressively entering Quantum Computing with the hiring of Dr. John Martinis. That article can be found h...
07/26/2016 Views: 98, Comments: 2
Last comment 07/27/2016 by Bayes
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Ford’s 4 x 4 Forever: 1972 Ford Bronco Brochure

07/26/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
It was a half-century ago, 1966, when Ford took a chance on creating an International Scout- or Jeep-like on/off road “all-purpose vehicle&rdquo...
07/26/2016 Pathfinder Tags: 4wd brochure classic auto Ford
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High-precision Navigation-satellite Receiver

07/26/2016 posted in Sensors & Switches
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A maker of global navigation satellite system (GNSS) receivers debuted a compact receiver module capable of centimeter-level precision. The module wor...
07/26/2016 Views: 84, Comments: 0
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High Voltage Power for Mass Spectrometry

07/26/2016 posted in Scientific Instruments
by SavvyExacta
In mass spectrometry, high-accuracy, high-resolution sample analysis correlates closely with high-performance high voltage. High voltage not only play...
07/26/2016 Pathfinder Tags: mass spectrometry
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Last comment 07/27/2016 by energyconversion
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ICARUS Flies Again

07/25/2016 posted in Animal Science
by BestInShow
In 2017, an ambitious wildlife-tracking project will quite literally get off the ground. ICARUS (International Cooperation for Animal Research Using S...
07/25/2016 Pathfinder Tags: animal migration ICARUS initiative tracking
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Awash in Starlight - Flying Through the Shadow of the Moon

07/25/2016 posted in Derivations
by Bayes
I came across this interview with Apollo 15 Astronaut Al Worden and found it fascinating and figured I'd pass it along. Below is just an excerpt. I re...
07/25/2016 Views: 219, Comments: 2
Last comment 07/27/2016 by Usbport
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Researchers Score Next-generation Semiconductor

07/25/2016 posted in Semiconductor & MEMS Fabrication
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
In searching for the next great semiconductor, researchers may have found a candidate nearer at hand than they expected. Diamond crystals dissipate he...
07/25/2016 Views: 117, Comments: 1
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