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Lost In The Conversation? 3 Things You Should Know About Dynamometers

Posted by on May 16, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Lost In The Conversation? 3 Things You Should Know About Dynamometers

if your partner is into cars, but you’re not, you may feel like they’re speaking a different language when they talk about their cars. This is particularly true when you hear your partner talking about dynos. No, they aren’t talking about dinosaurs. Your partner is actually talking about a device that measures the speed, power and force behind an engine. Here are three facts that will help you understand how a dynamometer works. It Measures Speed You might not realize it, but you see a type of dynamometer every time you drive a car. In fact, you’re looking at it every time you check your speed. The speedometer in your car is a very basic type of dynamometer. The speedometer uses electromagnetism to rotate a magnet inside a small metal cup inside your car. As the car speeds up,...

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The Perks Of Electronically Enabled Submerisble Pumps

Posted by on Apr 11, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Perks Of Electronically Enabled Submerisble Pumps

Submersible water pumps are vital to well filtration systems. They are also used in sewage treatment. Of course, pumps come in a wide range of different sizes and types. They also come in a variety of different price ranges. Smaller pumps are often cheaper, but the technology inside the pump has a bigger effect on the price. This article explains the perks of investing in pumps with built-in electronics. Built-In Electronic Diagnostics Submersible pumps, whether they are being used in deep water wells or sewage treatment, will be much more efficient and effective if they have built-in electronic controls. This allows you to not only monitor the pressure rating, it also allows you to get real time diagnostics. You can monitor the efficiency of the pump. This is especially helpful in filtering for wells. You can ensure that your water...

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FAQ Regarding The English Wheel

Posted by on Feb 11, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on FAQ Regarding The English Wheel

Steel fabrication requires a wide range of tools, one of the most popular of which is the English wheel. If you’re a beginning steel fabricator, you may not yet understand the usefulness of this item. Here are the answers to some of the most frequently asked English Wheel questions. What Is An English Wheel And When Should I Use It? An English wheel is a metal fabricating tool that looks something like a large “C.” The top tip of the “C” is the die, which is what cuts the sheets of metal. The English wheel is used to bend, groove, and shape sheets of metal of all shapes and sizes. This makes it useful for crafting a wide range of metal projects, including these popular projects: Gas tanks Nose bowl Construction panels Sculptures It’s somewhat similar to a planishing...

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Top Tips For Reducing The Amount Of Trash You Have To Put On The Curb

Posted by on Jan 24, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Top Tips For Reducing The Amount Of Trash You Have To Put On The Curb

If you would like to reduce the amount of trash that you put out on the curb, you might want to check out some of the following suggestions. With the following tips in mind, you will be saving space in your garbage cans in no time at all. Use A Trash Compactor You can purchase and use an electric trash compactor that you simply plug into a standard outlet. These are generally found at many home improvement stores that sell a variety of kitchen appliances. Before taking your trash outside to your garbage can, simply compact the waste. Just make sure that you are not trying to compact anything that comes in a can that is under pressure, such as a spray paint can. Start Your Own Compost Pile You can throw a lot of scraps from your kitchen...

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Using Etching Cream To Enhance The Appearance Of A Glass Railing

Posted by on Dec 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Using Etching Cream To Enhance The Appearance Of A Glass Railing

If a plain glass railing is installed next to the staircase in your home and you want to enhance its appearance, you can create a unique design on its surface with etching cream. Once the design has been added, maintain the railing’s surface so that the design remains intact. Materials glass cleaner lint-free cloths soft-bristled scrub brush masking tape drop cloth rubber gloves etching cream disposable bowl plastic spoon stencils double-sided tape measuring tape foam brush artist’s paintbrush bucket of water trash bag Clean The Glass And Cover Hardware With Tape Clean the glass railing with glass cleaner and a lint-free cloth. If any stains are on the glass, use a soft-bristled scrub brush to loosen them. Wipe the railing off with a dry, clean cloth once any residue has been removed. Cover pieces of hardware that are connected...

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Three Tips To Help You Get More Money When Scrapping For Extra Cash

Posted by on Nov 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Three Tips To Help You Get More Money When Scrapping For Extra Cash

With the market prices of metals on the rise, you may want to consider cashing in on some scrap metal. Everything from old appliances to junk cars can be turned in for a handful of dollar bills. If you want to get the most from your efforts, you may want to understand a little bit more about scrap metals and the materials that are the most valuable. Here are a few tips to help you get the most for your scrapping adventures: 1. Setting Aside All The Copper And Brass When recycling metal, the copper and brass fittings will be some of the most valuable materials. You want to make sure that you separate all these materials. Copper can be found in plumbing and motors is used for many different electrical devices. You can find the brass fittings in...

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