How to Install New Pickups on a Strat-Type Guitar

I recently upgraded my Yamaha Pacifica 112 guitar with Dimarzio pickups and I thought about making a detailed account here about the project. So, here’s a step-by-step account on how to remove the stock pickups and install new pickups on a Stratocaster-type guitar, based on how I installed the Dimarzio pickups (DP100 Super Distortion: bridge,…

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Homemade Toys

How often have you seen this happen around the holidays? The parents have spent a small fortune on the latest, greatest toy. After a few grins and giggles, the parents take the toy out of its huge box and proceed to put it together. In the meantime, the child finds the box to be quite…

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Night Owl Optics

Are you are planning on going out to do some night fishing, boating or just to do some nature watching? Or do you have a job that involves night time surveillance, search and rescue work or managing a large piece of property? If you said yes to any one of these questions then looking into…

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HMI Lighting

Lighting is everything! Whether it’s natural sunlight, subdued ambiance, perfect practicals or complex Hollywood style lighting, the image owes all of its power to light. An expensive but required type of light in most higher-end video production projects is HMI lighting. For pure lumen power, HMI’s are hard to beat. They can be temperamental, flickery…

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Age is Not a Barrier to Learning

Before we support or oppose any of the opinions whether or not age is a barrier to learning, I want us to critically consider and examine with all intent the meaning of the three noun words that made up the sentence – Age, Barrier and Learning. The first among the words is Age. Age has…

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Reasons To Own A Fireproof Safe

Although more and more data is stored digitally these days, much of your vital information is still recorded on paper: Deeds, birth certificates, tax receipts, and wills are examples of documents containing information that might need to be retrieved when least expected. These articles could be lost in a fire or some other disaster with…

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How to Hang Wallpaper

Creating a feature wall with wallpaper is a great way to add colour, texture and personality to your home. Choose a wall that has maximum impact when you walk into the room. You can create a feature wall in your entrance hallway, your bedroom, living or dining areas. So many choices! If you’re a handy…

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Asbestos – Nature’s Magical Substance

Believe it or not, asbestos and its peculiar properties were known and used to some extent many centuries before Charlemagne reigned. In fact, the ancients found many uses for cloth woven from this rock fiber. Among the most curious of old-time uses was the custom of making sacred lamp wicks from asbestos cloth. These wicks…

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Raised Access Floors: Four Benefits

Here are four reasons you’ll love Raised Access Floors: Cooling Since maintaining a highly optimized temperature is critical, raised access floors provide unique cooling capabilities. Basically, raised access floor can act as a plenum for cool, conditioned air to distribute uniformly beneath the equipment center. They reduce contact between the floor and the concrete foundation,…

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Cerebral Palsy Therapy

There are many forms of physical Cerebral Palsy therapy that can help reduce the disabilities associated with this disorder. Each person with Cerebral Palsy will often need a specialized kind of therapy. The Maribelle exercise assist system, otherwise known as the MEAS is one option that people with Cerebral Palsy may be interested in and…

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Fitting Engineered Wooden Flooring

Fitting an engineered wooden floor (floating system) is a labour and cost effective way to a new floor, as few tools are needed to lay it, and it usually comes with a finish applied by the manufactures. Because of the way it’s engineered these floor are more stable than solid floors so can be laid…

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Food Pumps

Food  Pumps  are mechanical devices, and are widely used within the food and beverage industry. There is a wide range of food  pumps  available to the catering industry, and these can include, centrifugal, diaphragm , air driven, and rotary lobe food  pumps . These  pumps  are all manufactured with the highest quality materials, to ensure safe,…

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Age Of The Lean Organization

Organic organizations are characterized by a set of structural arrangements, such as a low degree of formalization when specifying work responsibilities, a nearly complete lack of division of the activities to be performed, few rules, a significant lateral communication with few hierarchical distinctions and finally, a decentralization of the decision making process. Comparisons can be…

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