Significance of CAD Software in Drafting and Designing

Prior to development of CAD software, drafting used to be synonymous with large drawing sheets and a difficult to handle drafter. The conventional approach towards drafting was not only time taking but also called for lot of inconvenience. Furthermore, the designs thus created were far from being accurate. However, with falling prices and wide availability…

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Why Are Chandeliers So Expensive?

There has long been a belief that chandeliers add a sense of class and sophistication to a home that cannot be achieved with any other sort of lighting fixture. And it is true that they are very aesthetically pleasing in a classical sense and form a feature of the space rather than just providing illumination.…

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Debunking the Myth Surrounding IT Band Pain

Sarah, one of the runners that I coach, had been suffering from ITB (iliotibial band) pain, which was preventing her from doing any running. To alleviate the pain, she had purchased an over the counter knee strap to be worn while running. In addition, her physical therapist had prescribed a heel lift to correct a…

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Understanding Advertising Components – Marketing Basics

Before advertising for a real estate investing business, the business owner should understand the components of advertising. Placing an ad in a newspaper, posting door-to-door flyers or using a voice broadcast message are all useful advertising methods; however, the advertising will not be successful unless the real estate entrepreneur designates a fitting message with the…

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Designing Wind Breaks

Contrary to myth, solid fencing does not provide the best wind break. The force of the wind on the solid flat surface creates both pressure on the windward side and pressure differences on the leeward side, somewhat similar to the way an airfoil works. To illustrate this, note that snow fences are designed with porosity,…

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Joseph Campbell – Permanent Human Values

At the start of the US involvement in WWII Joseph Campbell was put in the position of having to defend culture and truth rather than go along with the crazed nationalism and outright invasion of so many public institutions through all manner of propaganda. He ended up being accused of being a Nazi by many…

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