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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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Laminating Balsa

05/04/2016
posted in Mechanical Engineering
by Budicek
I'm building a seat 12" x 30" using 5/8" end grain balsa. Will 8 oz/sq yd e-glass epoxied to each side be strong enough to support 300 lbs distrib...
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Solvay Suspends Soda Ash Production in Alexandria

05/04/2016
posted in Chemical & Material Science
by James Stewart
http://www.chemengonline.com/solvay-suspends-soda-ash-production-in-egypt-but-continues-quicklime-production/ I guess this means no more mummies for...
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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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Help Please - Calculate "Over Time Rate" for LED Emergency Lighting

05/04/2016
posted in Electrical Engineering
by notaclue
I have been asked to provide a figure for this and I haven't a clue. Anyone able to give me a simple calculation? Please
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Sony's Contact Lens Camera

05/03/2016
posted in New Technologies & Research
by BestInShow
http://mashable.com/2016/05/02/sony-smart-contact-lenses/?utm_cid=mash-prod-nav-sub-st#rdoSc97ahSqf Does this mean it'll be even easier for someone t...
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High-Tech Meets Haute Couture

05/03/2016
posted in General Discussion
by BestInShow
Probably the loveliest example of the merger of fashion with 21st-century materials. Most of the rest of the ensembles from this year's Metropolitan M...
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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 Are They Called?

04/28/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Phys
Okay I Googled this and was disappointed by the answer. To start this, the engineering staff here was looking at a dial caliper and talking about the...
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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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NY Power Transmission

05/02/2016
posted in Electrical Engineering
by walt
New York State this past week announced a proposed power line from upstate (Oswego area) to NYC. The proposal was to run a DC line underwater along th...
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From the Toolbox – Episode Four

05/05/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
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Here's another from the back of my special tool drawer. It's one I used to use occasionally, although I don't have a need for it at the moment. Th...
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Science in Caffeine and Coffee

05/05/2016 posted in Sports, Fitness, and Nutrition
by cheme_wordsmithy
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
by Jordan Perch
One of the most common predictions when it comes to driverless vehicles is that they will first be used as fleets of autonomous taxis and some other f...
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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
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Have you ever seen a gecko regrow its tail? The regeneration of limbs by amphibians such as salamanders and geckos was the inspiration for research...
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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
by dstrohl
That didn't take long. Just a day after we featured an unusual 1950 Buick Roadmaster-turned-wrecker as our Hemmings Find of the Day - and in turn to...
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Handheld Detector Finds Explosives

05/03/2016 posted in Defense & Security Technology
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A University of Utah team has created a handheld scanner that sniffs out alkaline fuel vapor, a component of explosives. Twin composite nanofibers th...
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BMW’s M3 Celebrates 30 Years as a Performance Icon

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

05/02/2016 posted in Motors Blog
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Engineers from Saarland University in Germany are developing self-monitoring motor systems that function without added sensors. Instead, the motor co...
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Earth Day, And Problematic Predictions

05/02/2016 posted in Notes & Lines
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There are few more polarizing issues than environmental ones: climate change, the feasibility of alternative energy, and, in recent news, Earth Day....
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Permanent Magnet: Newsletter Challenge (May 2016)

05/01/2016 posted in Challenge Questions
This month's Challenge Question: Specs & Techs from IHS Engineering360: You have two steel bars. One is a permanent magnet and the other is not...
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You’re an Engineer. It’s Time You Job-hunt Like One.

05/01/2016 posted in Engineering Careers
by ASME Job Board + Career Center
CareerCast's Best Jobs in IT and Engineering Report indicates promising employment opportunities and the potential for lucrative salaries in both En...
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