Sir Tom Stoppard, the Early Plays – Dogg’s Our Pet

Sir Tom Stoppard, the early plays. 8. Dogg’s Our Pet Before looking at one of Sir Tom Stoppard’s major plays, Travesties (1974), it is worth glancing at his short play Dogg’s Our Pet (1971) (Revived to support Cahoots Macbeth 1979) in which the basic idea of Travesties is illustrated. Although a very short and simple…

High-Tech Architecture

High-tech architecture, which is also known as the Late Modernism or Structural Expressionism, is one of an architectural style which emerged in the 1970s. The various features of the high tech industries were used as a design to build new buildings. Lots of steels and concrete was being used in this kind of architecture. This…

Benefits of Using USB Audio Interface

A good home recording studio should have a good audio device. The audio interface is a piece of equipment that handles the audio input and output from your computer. Contrary to common belief, a USB audio interface is not a sound card but rather much more than that; its proliferation is actually one of the…

Garage Door Rough Openings

One of the most confusing aspects of homebuilding can be the rough opening for an overhead garage door. It is one of the most frequent questions I am asked. The rough opening for a garage door, simply put, is the actual size of the door itself. For example, if the garage door is a 7’0″…

5 Ways to Remove a Stuck Screw

A stuck screw can prove to be the ultimate nuisance, the proverbial “thorn in one’s side” as craftsmen strive to complete a project or repair. Stuck and stubborn screws are generally caused by rust and corrosion that accumulates and sticks around the screw’s body. To release the screw, you must break it loose from the…

Pool Table Light Installation

Your pool table light must be hung properly to ensure full illumination of your billiard playing area including the rails, cushions and guide point arrows. The average height of your billiard lamp should be 32″ to 36″ above the playing surface or bed of your table to the bottom of your lamp shade. A general…

Questions and Answers About LED Lighting – Why LED?

1.Q: What are the advantages of LED Lights? A: LED (Light-Emitting Diode) Lights offer a multitude of advantages over traditional light sources including lower electricity consumption, much longer lifetime, higher durability, no ultraviolet and infrared radiation, low heat and smaller size. 2.Q: Can I directly replace my existing lamps with LED lamps? A: The LED…

Safety Roller Barrier: A Life Saving Innovation

With the number of vehicles on the road growing every year, there has also been a consequent rise in the number of fatal accidents. In this situation, governments all around the world are consistently looking for ways to improve road safety as well as to minimize accident numbers. It’s often been observed throughout the world…

What Is A Jump Drive And How Does It Work?

A jump drive – also known as a USB drive, flash drive, keychain drive, or disk-on-key – is a plug-and-play portable storage device that uses flash memory and is lightweight enough to attach to a key chain. A jump drive, which looks very much like an ordinary highlighter marker pen, can be used in place…