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Ransomware 2017

02/26/2017
posted in General Discussion
by SSCpal
I see that the ransomware threads are all pretty old. And apparently ransomware is on the rise now, hitting ordinary folks as well as the big companie...
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Last comment 02/26/2017 by SolarEagle
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Advice on Pursuing UK Chartered Engineer as a Project Manager

02/26/2017
posted in Engineering Careers
by sdays
Hi everyone, I'm currently a mechanical engineer and have spent the first three years of my career working toward CEng. I'm now in a position where I...
Views: 25, Comments: 3
Last comment 02/26/2017 by SolarEagle
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Class 0.5s vs Class 0.2s

02/26/2017
posted in Electrical Engineering
by Anonymous Poster
I have energy meter for educational project having 0.5s class but my friend need 0.2s class meter , which one is good for that purpose and what is the...
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E Sight Eye Wear

02/25/2017
posted in New Technologies & Research
by tonyhemet
I read an article in the local newspaper about a product called, " esight ". It is an electronic device that allows legally blind or those with low vi...
Views: 35, Comments: 2
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Erector Sets

02/25/2017
posted in General Discussion
by phph001
I have an interest in building large Meccano models, and am interested in extending to Erector sets, about which I unfortunately know very little.. At...
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Last comment 02/26/2017 by abotha
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Eagle Software

02/25/2017
posted in Software & Programming
by muhammad asad
i need some expert advise regarding eagle software. i want to import ltspice simulation on eagle but every time i click on import option in eagle , wi...
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Last comment 02/25/2017 by gutmonarch
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Should the Inside of a Diesel Storage Tank Be Painted?

02/25/2017
posted in Mechanical Engineering
by Nabil Habib
Do we need to paint the internal surface of disel storage tank?
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Purification of Water Using Natural Filters

02/25/2017
posted in Mechanical Engineering
by Anonymous Poster
if one had to purify water with high organic content and E.coli, should one do the distillation process first OR pass the water over activated charcoa...
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Last comment 02/26/2017 by phoenix911
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SMC-3 Allen Bradly Soft Starter Problem

02/24/2017
posted in Electrical Engineering
by jayesh9275
I have an problem with SMC-3 Soft starter (150-c-135) 135 Amps. It is used to run a motor of 75 kw, 130 amps full load amps of a aeration compressor a...
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Last comment 02/26/2017 by JRaef
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Floating Slab or Footings Below Frost Line

02/24/2017
posted in General Discussion
by phoenix911
I have a question. First a little background. My girlfriend wants me to build her a small 8’x10’ garden shed. We were looking into it the...
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Watt Loss Testing - Surge Arresters

02/24/2017
posted in Electrical Engineering
by Javier90
Good afternoon I would like to express my thanks to anyone that is reading this post. I am writing a testing plan, part of a construction project in...
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Last comment 02/26/2017 by IQ
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Hard Drive Problem

02/24/2017
posted in Software & Programming
by ahmadarshad
Dear Friends, I have 500GB HDD which was installed from last 2 years & window seven is installed with total two partitions. Now i have problem, BI...
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New Engine Design

02/21/2017
posted in Mechanical Engineering
by lakmal
I have design a new type of internal combustion engine. And I got the local patent for the technology. As I studied this will change the traditional a...
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Last comment 02/25/2017 by Floram
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7 Earth-Size, Habitable-Zone Planets Found Around A Single Star

02/22/2017
posted in Aerospace
by Andrew Westman
NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed the first known system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star. Three of these planets are firmly...
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Last comment 02/26/2017 by Andrew Westman
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Stripped Thread on Brass Nut

02/23/2017
posted in Mechanical Engineering
by MarkSatchell
Good afternoon, Failure mode: 3/8" brass nut threads are stripping I have inherited a machine where by 3/8" brass nuts are secured to a 3/8" 316 st/...
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Last comment 02/24/2017 by rwilliams
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Pic of the Day

02/19/2017
posted in General Discussion
by Fredski
there isn't much left, they have almost no control and a big storm is knocking on the door
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Last comment 02/22/2017 by Phys
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How Many Cycles?

02/19/2017
posted in Mechanical Engineering
by Lenp
Greetings, and I hope this first post makes sense! I have machine that uses compressed air. Rather than using a compressor for this machine, we are c...
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PoE Controller IC Delivers Power Plus Sequencing and Protection

02/26/2017 posted in Defense & Security Technology
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Power over Ethernet (PoE) seems like a great and obvious idea, but it has some complications. One integrated circuit (IC), the LTC4279, aims to help m...
02/26/2017 Views: 9, Comments: 0
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LED Lighting May Impact Wildlife Negatively

02/25/2017 posted in Alternative & Renewable Energy Blog
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A study from the University of Exeter found that light-emitting diode (LED) lighting may have damaging effects on plants and other animals now that mo...
02/25/2017 Views: 114, Comments: 8
Last comment 02/26/2017 by Usbport
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Nice to Meet You!

02/25/2017 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
by M-ReeD
Imagine your 14-year-old self. Do you have anything in common with that person today (assuming you are no longer 14)? Probably not much in terms of pe...
02/25/2017 Views: 101, Comments: 11
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Could Excelsior-Henderson be Poised for (Another) Rebirth?

02/24/2017 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
On December 21, 1999, the Excelsior-Henderson Motorcycle Company, a revival of a once-storied American brand, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after ju...
02/24/2017 Views: 72, Comments: 2
Last comment 02/25/2017 by Brave Sir Robin
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Port Controller Aggregator Helps Reduce I/O Routing Requirements

02/24/2017 posted in Electronic Components
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The extraordinary adoption and number of design-ins for field-programmable logic arrays (FPGAs) — in many cases, pushing microprocessors, and DS...
02/24/2017 Views: 37, Comments: 0
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Resistant Superbugs

02/24/2017 posted in Biomedical Engineering
by Chelsey H
I remember when I first watched War of the Worlds. I was in high school and already nervous about seeing what I deemed a “scary” movie. Th...
02/24/2017 Views: 243, Comments: 10
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Caption This for 2/24/17

02/23/2017 posted in Caption This!
by LakeGrl
This week's image: Be sure to vote for your favorite caption!
02/23/2017 Views: 385, Comments: 38
Last comment 02/25/2017 by phoenix911
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The $5,000 Challenge, Bathtub, Buick and Zombie Edition

02/23/2017 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
There are many reasons why automotive restoration projects don’t always succeed. Sometimes, the hobbyist finds himself over his (or her) head, a...
02/23/2017 Views: 160, Comments: 1
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Sharp Eyes $7 Billion Plant Investment

02/23/2017 posted in Display Technologies
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Sharp will take the lead in the joint construction of a liquid crystal display panel plant in the U.S. with Taiwan's Foxconn Technology Group, an exec...
02/23/2017 Views: 83, Comments: 0
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Oregon’s $1,000 Impact Tax on 20-Year-Old Vehicles Spiked Soon After Introduction

02/22/2017 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Multiple Oregon state legislators said over the weekend that they would not allow a bill that would introduce a $1,000 impact tax on any vehicle older...
02/22/2017 Views: 241, Comments: 16
Last comment 02/23/2017 by tcmtech
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Hardening the Infrastructure: Flood-management Controls

02/22/2017 posted in Building & Design Blog
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Engineers must tackle both technical and human-related complexities to ensure the integrity and safety of dams and levees across the country, especial...
02/22/2017 Views: 62, Comments: 1
Last comment 02/23/2017 by MR. Guest
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Guess the Architecture! for 2/21/2017

02/21/2017 posted in Guess the Architecture
Does anyone recognize this building?
02/21/2017 Views: 208, Comments: 7
Last comment 02/24/2017 by SolarEagle
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Route 66 Suggested for Country’s Next National Historic Trail

02/21/2017 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
On the heels of a bill intended to preserve Route 66 comes another piece of legislation that would secure National Historic Trail status for Route 66...
02/21/2017 Views: 118, Comments: 4
Last comment 02/22/2017 by SolarEagle
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Clean Water and Hydrogen from Wastewater

02/21/2017 posted in Water & Wastewater Systems
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Researchers at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in Saudi Arabia developed a non-conductive polymer with a thin layer of platinum, al...
02/21/2017 Views: 94, Comments: 0
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Woman of the Week - Maria Gaetana Agnesi

02/20/2017 posted in WoW Blog (Woman of the Week)
by lmno24
Woman of the Week - Maria Gaetana Agnesi Maria Gaetana Agnesi was an Italian mathematician, philosopher, theologian, and humanitarian in the 1700s....
02/20/2017 Views: 239, Comments: 1
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