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Philae bites the dust

02/12/2016
posted in Aerospace
by Fredski
our intrepid lander wont answer the phone anymore http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-35559503
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Problem in ATOS make Proportional pressure relief valve

02/12/2016
posted in Instrumentation
by SRPO9002
We are currently using Proportional relief valve of ATOS make, model no: AGMZO-TERS-PS-10/210/I. The problem was that there was pressure fluctuation...
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Copper grease in fractional hp gearbox

02/12/2016
posted in Manufacturing
by Drew K
We have been having trouble with lubrication in our small gearboxes. Prior to my involvement they have gone from oil saturated sintered metal gears th...
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New Polymer Holds Much Promise For Future

02/12/2016
posted in Chemical & Material Science
by lyn
This is interesting stuff: Body heat triggers shape change in new type of polymer
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50HZ VS 60HZ

02/12/2016
posted in Electrical Engineering
by Anonymous Poster
What happen to a bus duct with 50HZ if supplied by 60hz power?And the should output power be 60hZ??
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Explosion Proof Certification for Luminaries

02/11/2016
posted in Electrical Engineering
by gsuhas
The various standards designed for conformity requirements of Luminaries in Class/ Div system of America or Zone system in Europe were developed var v...
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Research Projects Abroad: my UK Visit Scheduled from May to August 2016

02/11/2016
posted in New Technologies & Research
by Shyam
Hello friends, My UK Visit Scheduled from May to August 2016. If you want to interact with me on sensing and control automation electronics projects...
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ANY terrain vehicle?

02/11/2016
posted in General Discussion
by JE in Chicago
Sure.. it seems pretty self explanatory from the picture.. Another monster of sorts Is it a one of a kind bass boat? Watch the video then read ab...
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Albert rocks

02/11/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Fredski
http://news.yahoo.com/breakthrough-scientists-detect-einstein-predicted-ripples-154314697.htmlawesome stuff
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Spring clip needed

02/11/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Nigh
I've been looking for a spring clip, like a terry clip but with 3 legs instead of 2 so that you can push a circular rod into it end on. I know I've se...
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Question on available sensor... "metal on metal"

02/11/2016
posted in Electrical Engineering
by Anonymous Poster
Hello, What I want to know: is there a tech out there that can sense when a latch/hook is in place? Imagine a cauldron getting picked up and moved a...
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Tesla to Unveil a New Car Line Next Month

02/11/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Bayes
The new car will be around $35,000 before tax breaks. I'm curious who here would be willing to buy it if the price got below $30,000 after tax breaks?...
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Cella Energy Hydrogen Storage Pellets

02/11/2016
posted in Chemical & Material Science
by James Stewart
hydrogen fuel pellets power UAV (drone) This is an emerging improvement to hydrogen storage in solid-state ( X-hydride ) that releases up to 1 liter...
Pathfinder Tags: hydrogen economy solid hydrogen fuel pellets UAV power
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A Question on Dialect and Accent

02/08/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Fredski
I watch quite a bit of video from Youtube to courses I audit online. without intentionally offending anyone I have to admit several accents can pertur...
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Will You Be Watching "The" Game Today

02/07/2016
posted in General Discussion
by lyn
How many here plan to watch Super Bowl 50 today? How many do not care about football? Who do you think will win? How many watch the game just for t...
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This Intrigues Me

02/09/2016
posted in General Discussion
by Fredski
Not an endorsement. almost seems like a must in Florida https://vimeo.com/152589105
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Is Awarding Low Bid a Deal?

02/08/2016
posted in Civil Engineering
by Fredski
its exceedingly easy to bash so many things about China. they haven't quite mastered the bridge building or foundation thing just yet. http://www.bus...
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Who Can Illustrate the Truth of This...?

02/08/2016
posted in General Discussion
by SolarEagle
"Weirdly, random data isn't actually all that random. In a given list of numbers representing anything from stock prices to city populations to the he...
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Portable Bio-power Gets Going with Compact Gasifier

02/12/2016 posted in Alternative & Renewable Energy Blog
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The portable biomass refinery and power generator profiled in IHS Engineering360 is the product of eight years of R&D and is now providing on-dem...
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The Happy Accident of Fuzz Guitar

02/12/2016 posted in Notes & Lines
by Jonathan Fuller
Mark Twain supposedly said, "Name the greatest of all inventors: accident." This quote holds true for many scientific and technological inventions:...
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Caption This for 2/12/16

02/11/2016 posted in Caption This!
by LakeGrl
This week's image: Be sure to vote for your favorite caption!
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Engineering Your Climbing Rack (Part I)

02/11/2016 posted in Rockaholic Adventures
by Shawn
Engineering innovations have transformed sporting equipment, allowing athletes to compete at levels never before thought attainable. In the world o...
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Gravitational Waves Press Conference at 10:30 am EST Thursday

02/11/2016 posted in Derivations
by Bayes
Here is a link to the the LIGO press conference where it is expected they will announce the detection of a gravitational wave "chirp" of two black hol...
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Postwar-Styled Deuce Roadster Named America’s Most Beautiful Roadster

02/11/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
If there was any doubt that the vintage look has arrived in the modified-car world, one needs to look no further than the last few winners of the...
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Wireless System Monitors Torsional Vibration

02/11/2016 posted in Shock, Vibration and Noise Blog
by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) has developed a wireless sensor technology that promises less vibration for power generating equipment....
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Will You Eat Synthesized Meat?

02/10/2016 posted in Sports, Fitness, and Nutrition
by HUSH
In recent years there has been a significant shift in how Americans consider and purchase their food. Sometime around 2000 it seems generic grocery...
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Hemmings Find of the Day – 1982 Chevrolet Corvette Caballista

02/10/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Some cars really speak for themselves, and some cars have a lot to say when it comes to speaking for themselves. Then there's this 1982 Chevrolet Co...
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Proposed US Ban on HFC's in Chillers

02/10/2016 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by geanorm
The National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) agreed last week on a schedule for...
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3D Chip Growth Optimizes Real Estate

02/10/2016 posted in Semiconductor & MEMS Fabrication
by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
For several years, the inexorable drive to reduce the board real estate that chips occupy while extending device functionality has driven the growth...
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Pontiac Trans Am 10th Anniversary Edition Sells for Record-Setting $187,000 at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction

02/09/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
In 2011, a 1979 Pontiac Trans Am 10th Anniversary Edition with less than seven miles on the odometer raised eyebrows when it sold at auction for $...
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A 'Touching' Story of Artificial Skin

02/09/2016 posted in Sensors & Switches
by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
What if someone with a prosthetic hand could feel the things they touch? Researchers have solved this essentially two-fold challenge by developing an...
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High-Temperature Seals for Commercial Oven Manufacturers

02/08/2016 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
In this case study, you'll learn how Elasto Proxy helped a commercial oven manufacturer solve a sealing and insulation challenge. By applying our t...
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Quick Question: Is Filming Yourself Hooning on Public Roads Okay?

02/08/2016 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
So the last week or so, the autoblogosphere - not to mention the citizens of San Diego - have worked themselves into an uproar over the video fro...
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Wireless Trends In 2016

02/08/2016 posted in Wireless Technology Blog
by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Industry insiders have made their predictions about wireless tech trends in 2016, and many of them revolve around IoT. First, edge computing will gar...
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