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Where did the Big Bang Happen?

09/26/2021
posted in General Discussion
by SolarEagle
Was it the center of the universe? I've always wondered about that... Now it's clear that nobody knows anything....haha
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Last comment 09/27/2021 by HiTekRedNek
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How Long does it Take for Bearings to Flute

09/24/2021
posted in Electrical Engineering
by deanpavil
We recently installed two 150 HP pump motors that are driven with VFDs. When doing rotation checks and run in we noticed pump #2 was making a growlin...
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Last comment 09/26/2021 by SolarEagle
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Burning Lichtenberg Figures

09/24/2021
posted in General Discussion
by K_Fry
Burning Lichtenberg figures into wood, as decoration, is something of a fad. I have watched as much as I can stand of many videos on the subject, and...
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Last comment 09/27/2021 by IQ
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Cable Type Identification

09/23/2021
posted in Electrical Engineering
by Selk
Hello All, What does Composite Polyester / Metal Laminate tape screened units or collective tape screening refer to? I'm confused as I checked the go...
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Last comment 09/26/2021 by 7anoter4
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K Type Thermocouple

09/20/2021
posted in Electrical Engineering
by arunavamukerji
Can a K Type Thermocouple be used for measuring temperature upto 1300'c
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Last comment 09/24/2021 by PWSlack
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Sir Clive Sinclair - Rest in Peace

09/19/2021
posted in General Discussion
by Sid_Sidow
With the passing of Sir Clive this week, it certainly takes me back to my beginning of understanding computers. I bought a kit of the ZX-81 and solder...
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Last comment 09/21/2021 by horace40
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Electric School Bus; Seems Like a Natural

09/19/2021
posted in General Discussion
by SSCpal
School busses are only used for a few hours/day; the rest of the time they sit, so recharging is not a problem. And in use they don't go far, so range...
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Last comment 09/25/2021 by SolarEagle
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Sky Cool Cooling Panels

09/17/2021
posted in General Discussion
by Rixter
Point a thermal camera at a cloudless sky and the temperature reads below zero. Sky Cool manufactures panels that radiate heat to the cold sky but ref...
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Last comment 09/26/2021 by Haymaker
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Measure, then Control

09/17/2021
posted in General Discussion
by HiTekRedNek
If you want to control an existing process,you must first measure it to obtain data,then the next step is control. First it is mice,then men. Check...
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Last comment 09/18/2021 by phoenix911
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Cool New Flying Car

09/16/2021
posted in General Discussion
by SolarEagle
"AirCar, a dual-mode car-aircraft vehicle moved closer to production this week, fulfilling a key development milestone in a 35-minute flight from th...
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Last comment 09/21/2021 by PWSlack
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GM Advises Bolt Owners to Park 50 feet Away From Other Cars

09/16/2021
posted in General Discussion
by SolarEagle
How long before garage owners ban Bolts and other electric cars from parking in the garages all together.... Seriously would you park one of these...
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Last comment 09/27/2021 by HiTekRedNek
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Pressurized Fuel/Air Mixture

09/15/2021
posted in General Discussion
by HiTekRedNek
I remember seeing a blow torch,the type that used gasoline as a fuel. It burned with a pure,clear blue flame. The fuel was pressurized in the fuel t...
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Last comment 09/21/2021 by IQ
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Automotive Engineering has Improved Since the 1950s: a Tesla Swap into a Jaguar Mk V is the Definition of Juxtaposition

09/27/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Matt Brown is not your typical modern automotive engineer. Though adept at working in a corporate and even a tech environment, judging from the busine...
09/27/2021 Views: 13, Comments: 0
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The Accommodator Put a Space-Age Spin on Piggyback Campers, But Where is it Now?

09/23/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
The Accommodator was not a ground-breaking idea. At least a few piggyback campers built for station wagons (in a vein similar to the pickup bed insert...
09/23/2021 Views: 207, Comments: 6
Last comment 09/25/2021 by Rixter
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I Went to Retrace the Ronin Chase Scene in France's Cote d'Azur but Found Old Car Bliss Instead

09/22/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
“Come back to the States,” Junkyard Digs said. “It’ll be a blast.” I couldn’t wait. It turned out I would have to....
09/22/2021 Views: 136, Comments: 0
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Video: The 1971 Indy 500 was So Much More than the Pace Car Disaster

09/21/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Pretty much all anybody recalls the 1971 Indianapolis 500 for these days was the pace car crash into the photographer's stand at the start of the race...
09/21/2021 Views: 88, Comments: 0
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Future Bans on Gas-Powered Cars Will Not Lead to the Death of the Automobile

09/21/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Every time another municipality, state or entire country announces a circa-2035 ban on the sale of new vehicles powered by gasoline engines, we hear t...
09/21/2021 Views: 238, Comments: 15
Last comment 09/24/2021 by SolarEagle
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A British 1958 Beardmore Mark 7 Paramount Taxicab Finds New Life in the Colonies

09/16/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
When someone mentions the words “London cab,” we typically picture the black Austin FX4 that was so ubiquitous in England’s capita...
09/16/2021 Views: 179, Comments: 0
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Legendary Hirohata Mercury Up for Sale for the First Time in 60 Years

09/15/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
The last time anybody had a chance to buy the world's most celebrated custom - one lauded as the epitome of a Fifties custom car, one that garnered hu...
09/15/2021 Views: 264, Comments: 15
Last comment 09/20/2021 by IQ
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Cars Always Look Best on the Showroom Floor: Tour Jeff Goldstein's Piston Palace

09/14/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Jeff Goldstein is no stranger to Hemmings Motor News after bringing his Barris-customized Buick Riviera to one of our New England Concours d'Elegance...
09/14/2021 Views: 59, Comments: 0
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Vehicles from Mad Max Fury Road are Going to Auction

09/13/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
For his 2015 masterpiece Mad Max: Fury Road, George Miller envisioned wall-to-wall non-stop automotive mayhem. Mutant vehicles filled the screen, refl...
09/13/2021 Views: 195, Comments: 10
Last comment 09/21/2021 by Brave Sir Robin
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Help Grow the IoT with TE Connectivity

09/12/2021 posted in Networking & Communications
by TE_Connectivity
Utilizing the Internet of Things (IoT), TE Connectivity is creating smart environments by linking devices that help individuals, businesses and potent...
09/12/2021 Views: 71, Comments: 1
Last comment 09/14/2021 by SolarEagle
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This Restomod ’63 Impala was Built for Driving. So What's it Like Behind the Wheel?

09/10/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Driving and reviewing a custom-built car requires a slightly different approach than one would take for an example of Detroit's latest and greatest. O...
09/10/2021 Views: 82, Comments: 2
Last comment 09/11/2021 by micahd02
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Watch This: A Moment of Gearhead Zen

09/09/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Ever seen those apps for your phone that promise some sort of calming for an otherwise agitated mind? There's no shortage of them in your app store, w...
09/09/2021 Views: 96, Comments: 3
Last comment 09/10/2021 by ccoop609
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A Mysterious Chicken Coupe

09/08/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
One of the perks of this job is that we get to visit some fairly incredible collections of cars. And so it was, last week, that we got to spend some q...
09/08/2021 Views: 101, Comments: 0
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Coming Soon: Hemmings Road to Improvement isn't a Typical Build Show

09/08/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
Here's a sneak peek at our new show, Road To Improvement, coming soon to the Hemmings YouTube channel. As you can see, it's a little different than th...
09/08/2021 Views: 58, Comments: 0
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What Kept a Civilian Pinzgauer from Reaching the U.S. Market?

09/02/2021 posted in Hemmings Motor News Blog
by dstrohl
When Austria-based Steyr-Daimler-Puch (SDP) developed the Pinzgauer out of its smaller Haflinger in 1971, the company initially had no plans to produc...
09/02/2021 Views: 216, Comments: 2
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