The Many Uses For LED’s

The LED, which stands for “Light Emitting Diode” is gaining more and more popularity for use in many applications and appliances. This is due to it’s relative low cost, size and strength of light. Here are some of the many applications and items that use LED’s: LED Displays Look around and you’ll see LED signs…

Reflux Esophagitis

The predominant presenting symptom of reflux is burning chest pain (heartburn) resulting from recurrent mucosal injury, frequently worse at night, when lying supine, or right after consumption of foods or drugs that diminish lower esophageal valve tone. Typical causes of reflux esophagitis are those problems that outcome in persistent or repetitive acid exposure towards the…

Cut Resistant Clothing for Glaziers or Glass Workers

High performance cut resistant clothing for glaziers and glass workers, are a very effective and efficient way of reducing the risk of accidental cut injuries. When working with glass, it is of course of great importance to wear the necessary personal protective equipment (PPE) to shield the worker’s body from injury in case the glass…

The Construction of Floors For Residential Homes

A floor is a horizontal structure which carries both dead and live loads in a building and divides the building into stories. Some buildings may have one, two, three or even four stories. These are important considerations when you are looking for an apartment to buy in Jamaica. Floor is classified into two main categories,…

Why 5S Fails to Produce Desired Results

Over the last 20 years I visited numerous manufacturing plants in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Venezuela, Peru, Spain and China to evaluate performance issues and workplace organization. I had the opportunity to look closely at their operations and see both the positive and negative aspect of those operations. While each plant had its own…

2004-2006 Pontiac GTO – Is It Worthy of the GTO Name?

Pontiac is guilty of revisionist history in the 2005 GTO sales brochure. In the brochure, a timeline of significant milestones in the 41 year history of the GTO is presented. The 1964 model naturally leads off the timeline. After all, this car flagrantly violated GM’s anti-racing edict of 1957 and single handedly defined an entirely…

Try a Dental Flipper For Your Missing Teeth

Dental flippers are one type of removable partial dentures, or “removable partials.” All removable partials, including dental flippers, use standard acrylic denture teeth to replace missing natural teeth. The pink base or “plate” portion of a partial denture is an acrylic material identical to the base used in standard full dentures. The Fabrication The fabrication…