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CAD cost.

04/30/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Fredski
I'm pricing out a machine I want to build. I'm pretty sure I'll be doing it in the next 9 months. I'm looking to enclose it in a box of sheet metal ab...
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The Science and Engineering States

04/30/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Bayes
I created a dashboard using 2010 census data showing the states that have the most Science and Engineering jobs per capita. Just in case you don't kno...
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Ugly Has Purpose

04/29/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Fredski
Tesla cars don't look like Lamborghinis but the new model 3 has intentional design to squeeze out range. http://bgr.com/2016/04/29/tesla-model-3-ugl...
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Last comment 04/30/2016 by energyconversion
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Accident Impact on Interior of Vehicle

04/29/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Dlutskas
Can someone help me figure out the impact on the interior of a vehicle after a crash. Out tow tuck was parked on the inside lane of the freeway attem...
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What Does This Mean to CR4 Users?

04/29/2016
posted in General Discussion
by lyn
IEEE Acquires GlobalSpec and the Engineering360 Platform from IHS to Create Powerful New Resource for the Global Engineering Community I have not...
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Last comment 04/30/2016 by LOCKDUKE
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Exhaust Gas Recirculation

04/29/2016
posted in Transportation
by Codemaster
I have a 2004 Mondeo, 2 litre petrol (UK model). Several years ago the the engine management light came on. I got a garage to put it on the code rea...
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Gearbox Worm Gear Stripped

04/29/2016
posted in General Discussion
by phoenix911
I'm again calling on the community to give me some insight. We have a gearbox where the gear stripped, The company NETTCO was bought up by Lightin' w...
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Splicing

04/29/2016
posted in Civil Engineering
by Anonymous Poster
my question is i have a span of 27 meters footing tie beam and the available deformed bars here is from 6 meters up to 12 meters only.how can i splice...
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Last comment 04/30/2016 by CaptMoosie
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Can Anyone Guide? Why Electric Heater Burst by the Help of Attached Water Picture

04/29/2016
posted in Chemical & Material Science
by Hashir
Dear , I am facing problem that we have a veesel of 600 Gallon water as guizer for tap water . when we installed Electric heater of 100Kw after 20-25...
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High Voltage Snaps and Touches LV Line

04/29/2016
posted in Electrical Engineering
by denisbii
I saw an incident where a overhead 11 kV line snapped and came in contact with a 415 V line. What happened was tragic since one of the consumers conne...
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Last comment 04/30/2016 by BertHickman
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Electric Screen

04/28/2016
posted in Electrical Engineering
by imadnobi
I want to make a screen with on each point contain diffrent electric current which we can control, so when we touch thats screen we will feel the diff...
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Last comment 04/30/2016 by dkwarner
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Earth Strip Size for Lift

04/28/2016
posted in Electrical Engineering
by bharath boss
Hi, We are going to install a 24kW lift. We made earth strip arrangement. The size which we installed is 25mm x 3 mm. Actual standard is 50mm x 6mm....
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Invertek Optiflow Drive

04/28/2016
posted in General Discussion
by ZORANDODO
Can anyone tell me more about Invertek Optiflow VFD's, did anyone used them and how good are they. Thank you !
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Should Voters in PA Ban Fracking?

04/25/2016
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by Fredski
https://www.yahoo.com/news/pennsylvania-voters-torn-over-calls-fracking-ban-114756226.html?nhp=1
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Some Pretty Damning Evidence to Microsoft's Collapse as a Consumer Product

04/23/2016
posted in General Discussion
by BevnBeerGuy
Hi All, I was having trouble with Windows Update on my Windows 7 laptop. It goes into a sort of infinite loop looking for updates and won't download...
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Is Cursive Going The Way Of The VCR?

04/27/2016
posted in Education
by Fredski
is it doomed as a skill all children learn in school?
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Your #1 Job is to Make Your Boss Look Good

04/23/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Out of Box Experience
What do you think of someone who's management style is based on the phrase "You're #1 job is to make your boss look good"? Is this a thing? This is a...
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Last comment 04/28/2016 by Peterpipper
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Best Wine for Hiding in a Wall

04/26/2016
posted in General Discussion
by bhankiii
So, this isn't really an engineering question, unless maybe you're a chemical engineer, but I'm in the process of remodeling our master bath, and I'm...
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Last comment 04/28/2016 by Steve of the North
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Why Are Some of Us Not Threated by the Web's Location Feature?

04/26/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Out of Box Experience
This might be more of a psychology question, but I'm curious to define the difference between those people who welcome the location feature on google...
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Squashable Robot

04/30/2016 posted in Robotic Systems Blog
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Focus on Subsea Pumping Kicks Off Standardization Efforts

04/29/2016 posted in Pump Technology Blog
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Caption This for 4/29/16

04/28/2016 posted in Caption This!
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This week's image: Be sure to vote for your favorite caption!
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From the Toolbox – Episode Three

04/28/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
This week's tool was commonplace at full-service gas stations during the 1950s to the mid-1970s. It was a sales tool used by the attendants to sel...
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Unmanned SpaceX Mission to Mars by 2018

04/28/2016 posted in Derivations
by Bayes
Elon Musk has long declared his reason for creating SpaceX was to see humans become a multiplanetary species. To that end he has long set his sights o...
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In Pursuit of a PE

04/28/2016 posted in Engineering...Beyond the Classroom
by cheme_wordsmithy
This Saturday will mark two weeks since the last "principles and practice of engineering examination" was administered by the NCEES to thousands of...
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Fiber Optic Cable Knowledge Ensures Reliable Performance

04/28/2016 posted in Wire and Cable Technology Blog
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Besides higher speed, other benefits driving aerospace and defense applications to fiber optic cables include weight, reliability, and immunity from...
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Hyundai-Kia to Expand Electrified Models Lineup in Effort to Become an EV Powerhouse

04/27/2016 posted in MotorBeat
by Jordan Perch
The number of electric vehicle models available for purchase is much greater now than it used to be when they were first introduced to market, but th...
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Flamethrowers Find Industrial Uses

04/27/2016 posted in Defense & Security Technology
by HUSH
The citizens of the United States love weaponry. Ignoring all the political and social implications of gun ownership, the U.S. is first in private g...
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Despite Preservationists’ Outcry, Demolition Begins on Iconic Phoenix Studebaker Dealership

04/27/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Old Studebaker dealership buildings tend not to attract the attention of big-city mayors or generate headline news these days. One in Phoenix, how...
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An Ultrasonic Approach to Proximity Detection

04/27/2016 posted in Sensors & Switches
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Mobile phones must detect when a device is held close to the user's face to listen to a call, typically disabling touchscreen functionality (which al...
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Silicone Seals for Medical Devices and Medical Equipment

04/26/2016 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
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- Silicone seals for medical devices and medical equipment are made from high-purity elastomers that are platinum-cured and FDA, USP Class VI, and Ro...
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Rail-based Energy Storage Project Moves Forward

04/26/2016 posted in Editor's Desk
by wagman262
This project scores points in my book for using existing technology and gravity to address a need. Now we need to learn if it is sufficiently cost-eff...
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EPA Removes Racecar Language From Greenhouse Gas Regulation, Says Its Position on Motorsports Hasn’t Changed

04/26/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
All in the same statement released on Friday, the Environmental Protection Agency promised to rescind contentious language that motorsports enthus...
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Ready or Not, Memristors Are Coming

04/26/2016 posted in Semiconductor & MEMS Fabrication
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Eight years ago, Hewlett-Packard unveiled a revolutionary replacement for conventional transistors - the memristor, a non-volatile memory-chip replac...
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European Legislation Could Ban Sales of Vintage Military Vehicles

04/25/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Collecting tanks and other military vehicles in Europe may soon become a pastime of the past, thanks to a proposed set of European Commission regu...
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