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Lead pipes

05/06/2016
posted in Civil Engineering
by b weaver
Has lead water pipes ever been manufactured in this United States? Is it really lead pipes in Michigan or is it just contaminated pipes with lead?
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Designing Software for Engineers - Your Feedback

05/06/2016
posted in General Discussion
by UXrulez
Hello! I am a UX Designer for a firm based out of Tampa Florida. We design software for engineering firms as well as architect firms. Currently, we a...
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SS 347 Weld Overlay Defects After Gasket Face Machining

05/06/2016
posted in Manufacturing
by aanaik76
Hi everybody, We are facing issue in gasket face machining after SS 347 overlay. We did overlay by FCAW process. E309MoL barrier and SS347 subsequen...
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Brazing Heating Coil with Nickel Pipe

05/06/2016
posted in Manufacturing
by Pubs
I want to braze 1.4 mm (od) heating coil around a Nickel 200 pipe of about 30 cms length. The sheath of the heating coil is also made of Nickel. Insul...
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SpaceX Nails Landing for 2nd Time

05/06/2016
posted in General Discussion
by SolarEagle
"For the second time in less than a month, SpaceX has landed the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket on a ship at sea. The booster settled softly onto...
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Different Versions of MS Office

05/05/2016
posted in Software & Programming
by Sid_Sidow
For the last two years I have used MS Office 365 but have not been satisfied with certain features/programs. The latest change to Outlook will not eve...
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Best Ways to Solve Freezer Floor Heaving Problem

05/05/2016
posted in Mechanical Engineering
by Injiniir
dear all, the floor for this cold storage facility consists of following (from up to down): concrete slab insulation dirt the moisture in the dir...
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What Is It?

05/05/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Fredski
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Safe Distance Between Gas Pipelines

05/05/2016
posted in Mechanical Engineering
by Osama Nusrat Ali
Please let me know the safe distance between gas pipelines and it will be good if there exists a code recommendation. Like, I have checked B31.8, wher...
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Making A Beam More Rigid.

05/05/2016
posted in General Discussion
by cnc jim
So I had a plan to make a clamp for a long aluminium section scoring device. I needed a bridge 3m long, supported at each end, 4 threaded inserts with...
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Generator

05/05/2016
posted in Electrical Engineering
by ashitoshchougule
Hello everyone My question is that why we turn off capacitor bank while switching on generator. & i connected capacitor at load side. i dont tur...
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Patent Illustration Services ? Step By Step File

05/04/2016
posted in General Discussion
by JE in Chicago
Once upon a time I was filing for a patent and in the spirit of things I dusted off the old drafting square and compass to provide the necessary techn...
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[Career Planning] How I Can Determine Main Area?

05/04/2016
posted in General Discussion
by kdrdgn07
Hello everyone. I'm studying mechanical engineering but now I'm at Foreign language preparation class. I am improving myself about aircraft and space...
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Personalities of the Grammar Police

05/04/2016
posted in General Discussion
by BestInShow
Here's another piece of research I learned about through NPR's Academic Minute: personality traits that influence reactions to writing errors. I've no...
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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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Where Does the High Voltage Originate?

05/01/2016
posted in Electrical Engineering
by Mikerho
All of this talk of high voltage accidents and such made me wonder where it comes from originally. I have searched the web on hydroelectric power and...
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Acoustic Noise Insulation- Piping Orifice Plate

05/03/2016
posted in Instrumentation
by Anonymous Poster
Hi, I've one issue which is related to acoustic noise insulation. The application is for orifice plate piping. We need to insulate the pipe since the...
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Living Walls, Living Roofs: Old Ideas and New Technologies

05/06/2016 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
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NASA Wants to Lower the Boom of Supersonic Aircraft

05/06/2016 posted in Aerospace Blog
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Good Engineer or Good Project Manager? Cost Considerations

05/05/2016 posted in Editor's Desk
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From the Toolbox – Episode Four

05/05/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
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Science in Caffeine and Coffee

05/05/2016 posted in Sports, Fitness, and Nutrition
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We've heard it on the news time and again... "food study X says drinking coffee everyday is good for your health". [Two weeks later] "food study Y...
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Commercial Flights Begin with Biofuels

05/05/2016 posted in Alternative & Renewable Energy Blog
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Autonomous Taxis to Hit Singapore Streets

05/04/2016 posted in MotorBeat
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American Muscle in an Italian Suit – the Bill Frick Special GT Coupe

05/04/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
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Pop-up Ads Can Now Follow You Into the Real World

05/04/2016 posted in Display Technologies
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The Wheatstone Bridge: Still Alive and Kicking

05/04/2016 posted in Data Acquisition
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Invented in 1833, the Wheatstone bridge is still used today. The fundamentals are unchanged. A resistance is measured by applying a voltage across tw...
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Revolutionary Regeneration

05/03/2016 posted in Biomedical Engineering
by Chelsey H
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Better One Wrecker Than Two Wrecks: the Origin of the HFOD Roadmaster Wrecker

05/03/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
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Handheld Detector Finds Explosives

05/03/2016 posted in Defense & Security Technology
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BMW’s M3 Celebrates 30 Years as a Performance Icon

05/02/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
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Intelligent Motors Monitor Their Performance

05/02/2016 posted in Motors Blog
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