CR4 - The Engineer's Place for News and Discussion ®
Login | Register for Engineering Community (CR4)

Sponsored by:


Section Forums
Section Blogs
See all Forum Threads

Section Forums


3553 threads, 55619 comments (2 Viewing)

Transom Reinforcement

10/05/2016 by HUSH
This boat has a small surface crack on the inside part of the transom, on the hull wall opposite of where a 6 HP outboard is mounted and exerts force....
Pathfinder Tags: boat Crack sailboat diaries transom
Views: 992, Comments: 55
Last comment 10/11/2016 by old salt

Roadmap For Automotive Grommet Manufacture

09/28/2016 by Nuno Falco
I work in a automotive grommet manufacture and developer, I´m interested to create a roadmap for my industry. For that I would like to have the...
Pathfinder Tags: Grommet
Views: 278, Comments: 14
Last comment 10/14/2016 by Jpfalt
Go to this Forum

See all Blog Entries

Section Blogs

Hemmings Motor News Blog

1731 blog entries, 4628 comments (0 Viewing)

Miura, Gullwing Mercedes up for Supercar of the Century Honors

10/20/2016 by dstrohl
Most of us will never drive one, let alone own one – their rarity and rarified price tags define them, after all – but supercars neverthel...
Pathfinder Tags: classic auto Mercedes supercar vote
Views: 128, Comments: 2
Last comment 10/21/2016 by tonyhemet

Open Diff: First Cars

10/19/2016 by dstrohl
Cursed with a passion for automobiles from birth, the countdown to my first car began years before I earned a driver’s license. Used cars came a...
Pathfinder Tags: classic auto differential first car
Views: 218, Comments: 15
Last comment 10/22/2016 by tonyhemet
Go to this Blog

Automotive Technology

201 blog entries, 3112 comments (0 Viewing)

Welding Technique Could Benefit Auto Assembly

10/22/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A new welding method, dubbed vaporizing foil actuator welding (VFAW), claims to create bonds 50% stronger than those produced by common welding techni...
Views: 33, Comments: 0

A Motorcycle So Safe You Don't Need a Helmet

10/19/2016 by HUSH
Story time! Long before I stumbled down the amiable career path that is technical writing, I was a writer and editor for the obituary section of a lar...
Pathfinder Tags: accident autonomous bmw Motorcycle
Views: 621, Comments: 32
Last comment 10/22/2016 by SolarEagle
Go to this Blog

Maritime Technology

1 blog entries, 15 comments (0 Viewing)

The Sailboat Diaries: Ahoy!

10/12/2016 by HUSH
Welcome to the first blog post in what will be a long series of blog posts, entitled The Sailboat Diaries. The title is a bit romantic, but so is this...
Pathfinder Tags: fiberglass refurbishment sailboat diaries transom
Views: 245, Comments: 15
Last comment 10/15/2016 by Brave Sir Robin
Go to this Blog


96 blog entries, 797 comments (0 Viewing)

Google Unveils Updated Version of Android Auto Developed Together with Qualcomm

07/20/2016 by Jordan Perch
Cars are the latest arena that gives tech giants Google and Apple the opportunity to compete against each other, presenting yet another front where th...
Views: 125, Comments: 0

China's LeEco Challenges Tesla with Semi-Autonomous Electric Concept Sedan

07/01/2016 by Jordan Perch
Electric-car maker Tesla Motors continues to get new challengers with each passing day. The latest Tesla fighter comes from China, courtesy of a compa...
Views: 170, Comments: 0
Go to this Blog

Other Blog Entries of Interest

Japan May Change Signage Ahead of 2020 Olympics

02/05/2016 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
by Jonathan Fuller
Roads and maps have interested me for some time now. There's something about driving a route that was traveled by countless predecessors for hundred...
Pathfinder Tags: japan olympics signs
Views: 430, Comments: 6
Last comment 02/09/2016 by Doorman

Rubber Truck Bumpers for Impact Resistance

10/07/2015 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
- Rubber truck bumpers help keep trucks and trailers on the road instead of in the shop. Learn how these impact-resistant bumpers meet ASTM standar...
Pathfinder Tags: rubber bumpers rubber truck bumpers trailers truckers trucking ...
Views: 486, Comments: 13
Last comment 10/13/2015 by adreasler

It All Started with Johnnie: Random Facts About Tyres

06/24/2015 posted in Building & Design Blog
by Cygnet
The earliest tyres were bands of leather, then iron, (later steel), placed on wooden wheels, used on carts and wagons. Historically, the spelling wa...
Pathfinder Tags: IHS BRE Press
Views: 937, Comments: 15
Last comment 07/03/2015 by Cygnet

Lightweighting Vehicles Using Aerospace Techniques

08/25/2014 posted in IHS ESDU Blog
by SavvyExacta
Metals producers are gearing up for increased sales based on Ford's decision to make an aluminum F-150 this year. (Read more.) Automakers are eager t...
Pathfinder Tags: ESDU
Views: 685, Comments: 0

Flexible Honing for Ford Small Block Engines

12/04/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Small Block Ford Engines are V8 power-plants sold by aftermarket auto parts suppliers and by Ford Motor Company itself. Originally built at the Blue...
Pathfinder Tags: cylinder hone engine hone Flex-Hone flexible honing plateau hone
Views: 708, Comments: 0