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'Text Neck'- Are You Next?

11/21/2014
posted in BioMech & BioMed
by dj95401
Do you suffer from Text Neck? Washington Post ran an article about research published by Kenneth Hansraj M.D. Basically saying that they are seeing...
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Suggestions to repair fade/poor contact in LCD display.

11/21/2014
posted in Communications & Electronics
by Tank Circuit
This display can be seen more clearly from one angle than other. I am thinking that the ribbon/flex cable that connects to the display (not zebra conn...
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Electrical Utility Bill charges

11/21/2014
posted in Electrical Engineering
by NotUrOrdinaryJoe
I plan to go to my local utility to ask for details about the charges. And I know every region is different, but I am stunned to find out that our loc...
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ABB Hart Communicator Model: 691 HT (Master Password)

11/21/2014
posted in Instrumentation
by Abdulwahab
Can anyone please help me out to inbox me the master password for ABB hart communicator as I have forgotten mine( ?Please
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by PWSlack
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Bonding with Aluminum

11/21/2014
posted in Manufacturing
by Massey
Hello: We are TIG welding some Aluminum water troughs with banked turns constructed with wedges of material welded together inside and out, then grou...
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by lyn
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Fiber Optic Submarine Cable Splitter Inside Manhole

11/21/2014
posted in Communications & Electronics
by famosas
Hi. im newbie n thanks for taking your time to read my question. sorry for my bad english. Im doing an asignment regarding submarine cable landing st...
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Every Kid Needs One

11/21/2014
posted in General Discussion
by Fredski
watch this vid and see if you can spot any potential danger with the public having this watchhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EbQ2JvRxNq0
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Fire Fighting Pipe Material

11/20/2014
posted in Mechanical Engineering
by Mac123456789
There is a 4" fire fighting pipe (in a refinery) which surrounds vessels (heat exchanger,chiller) like a header in which sprinkler/nozzle of 1/2" is...
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by Codemaster
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Why Are Our Airbags Becoming Unstable

11/20/2014
posted in General Discussion
by SolarEagle
The problem is that they switched to ammonium nitrate as the bag inflator.... "The new airbag propellant was supposed to be the next big thing for Ta...
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by machia0705
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How Do I Find the Endurance of a Slab?

11/20/2014
posted in Civil Engineering
by ranoo
hello eveyone, how can i find out if a slab of 2 years old can hold up more load ( about 1500kg ( this load includes a generator and a fuel tank )) ?...
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Mass Moment of Inertia of a Semi-circle Disk With Mass of M and Radius R

11/20/2014
posted in Mechanical Engineering
by yashar2500
What is the mass moment of inertia (Ix, Iy, and Iz) of a thin semi-circle disk with mass of M and radius R about its center of mass? Thanks
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by James Stewart
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Measuring the Richness of the Plant Data

11/20/2014
posted in Instrumentation
by sakthipriya
Hi. I just wanted to know is der any measures to check the richness of the data. I mean I know things like outliers, missing data information have to...
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by simonsd
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LED Products are 100% Household Lighting Applications

11/19/2014
posted in Communications & Electronics
by xlxled
Application field, home lighting products or the living room, dining room, bathroom, kitchen and so on, the application of all the scene,and all kin...
Pathfinder Tags: LED LED Lighting
Views: 245, Comments: 38
Last comment 11/21/2014 by Charlie Greenwood
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How Much Does It Cost To Produce 1 Barrel Of Oil

11/19/2014
posted in Manufacturing
by low
Appreciate if anyone can advise how much does it cost to produce one barrel of oil for the different countries and/or region..eg..Vietnam, Cambodia, I...
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by steve45
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Wanted a Heat Transfer Fluid with Free Convection of Water and Low Specific Heat

11/19/2014
posted in Chemical & Material Science
by petercl14
I have been looking for sometime and testing many fluids without success. I need a heat transfer fluid with a low specific heat around 50% that of wat...
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by geraldpaxton
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How to Make a Satellite Web Filter

11/15/2014
posted in Manufacturing
by fzr
There I want to make a satellite to filter the web for my college because I want to stop students from suffering the adult site on them mobile or any...
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by Anonymous Poster
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Using PID Controller with Inclinometer as Input and DC Motor as Final Element

11/15/2014
posted in Instrumentation
by madhavdivya
Hi....I need your opinion on employing a combination of PID controller + Inclinometer + DC motor to control a small platform. To describe my applicat...
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by Rixter
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What's New in Filtration

11/21/2014 posted in Water & Wastewater Systems
by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
There's no shortage of water in the world. The problem is that only a small percentage of the water on Earth is fit for human consumption. And tha...
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Caption This for 11/21/14

11/20/2014 posted in Caption This!
by Kaplin
This week's image: Be sure to vote for your favorite caption! Thanks to europium mkII for submitting this image.
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Engineering News Blog Retired, New Feed to Engineering360 Launched

11/20/2014 posted in The CR4 Admin Blog
by SavvyExacta
By now you're probably familiar with CR4's new look following the launch of IHS Engineering360 in September. In case you missed it, read my overview h...
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by HUSH
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Wish You Could Buy a Modern Dodge Power Wagon? Wish No More.

11/20/2014 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Few trucks highlighted in our daily Find of the Day piece receive the same amount of commentary as vintage Dodge Power Wagons, which appear in ou...
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Should Robots Require Our Help?

11/20/2014 posted in Robotic Systems Blog
by cheme_wordsmithy
Science fiction, especially science fiction movies, have given us many examples of robots of the future. C-3PO and R2-D2 (Star Wars), Johnny 5 (Short-...
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by Brave Sir Robin
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Breakthrough or Hype?

11/20/2014 posted in Alternative & Renewable Energy Blog
by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Is the Sheerwind Invelox a breakthrough technology or not? The unusual design of the Invelox has attracted government and commercial interest, but som...
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Last comment 11/21/2014 by Tornado
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Skyney is Coming, No Really (Technological Singularity)

11/19/2014 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
by HUSH
Last spring I was on vacation in Florida and took the hour drive from the beach into Orlando to visit Universal Studios. Many people elect for one o...
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Did You Ever Buy a Vintage Car Part Without Even Knowing What Car it Came From?

11/19/2014 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
If you answered "yes" to this question, then you've got it bad, my friend. And as you may have guessed, I wouldn't have asked had I not done it...
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Last comment 11/19/2014 by europium mkII
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Conquering Information Overload

11/19/2014 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by larhere
Who isn't battling Information Overload? According to Daniel Levitin, McGill University psychology professor " Americans took in five times as much...
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Last comment 11/20/2014 by PWSlack
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Stiffer Composites Key in Engine Blade Redesign

11/19/2014 posted in Aerospace Blog
by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Use of carbon fiber composites for making lighter, stronger vehicle and aircraft parts is almost old hat, but the technology is still advancing....
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New ISO Energy Management Standard Released

11/18/2014 posted in The Standard
by KevinCassidy
The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has released the new ISO 50003:2014 Energy management systems - Requirements for bodies provi...
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Chevrolet and Dodge Highlight Pony Car Offerings at SEMA

11/18/2014 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
The current-generation Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger may be getting a bit long in the tooth, but that's no reason to avoid showing off th...
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Audience Builds for Immersive Sound

11/18/2014 posted in Acoustics & Audio Technology
by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
This fall brings more signs that immersive sound is becoming a reality, not just in cinemas, but in home theater, too. This article explains the equip...
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Surface Finishing for the Performance Racing Industry

11/17/2014 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
PRI 2014 is where the performance racing industry learns about new automotive products and builds business strategies. From December 11 to 13, 2014,...
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Birth of the Jeep: An Autobiography

11/17/2014 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
(Editor's note: This post originally appeared on Hemmings on November 11 in honor of Veteran's Day.) "If this vehicle could talk, oh, what stories...
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Last comment 11/17/2014 by vsar
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BYOD Enhances Performance But Requires Data Protection

11/17/2014 posted in Plant & Facilities Engineering
by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
It's more than a catchy acronym - bring your own device (BYOD) represents a growing movement in industrial facilities that allows employees to gat...
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