The Coolest Snowmobile Gear

Outdoor winter weather gear has changed a lot over the years the accessories that we are use to wearing such as gloves and boots are now better that ever at protecting us from the cold weather and giving us the protection we need to enjoy outdoor winter activities, such as snowmobiling. There are also more…

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Battery Design: Flat Plate Versus Tubular

The flat plate and tubular are the two types of UPS batteries that are available to the users these days. Companies such as American Power Conversion (APC) manufacture all sorts of UPS models, some with flat plate batteries and others with tubular batteries. Basically, it is the design of the positive plate that differentiates a…

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How to Lose 100 Lbs in 2 Weeks

Recent studies show that there has been a greater increase in the number of obsessed Americans in comparison to the last 50 years. The hectic life style coupled with stress is the major reason. The lack of active life style and unhealthy eating worsens this further. Obese people have higher risks of heart diseases, high…

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Windermere’s Refit

Windermere, a Classic 37′ yawl, was designed by the New York firm, Sparkman and Stephens, and built in 1966 by Grampian Yachts for Murray Koffler of Canadian drugstore fame. After two more owners in between, the boat came into my possession in the early eighties. I commissioned a major refit of the boat’s interior in…

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How to Troubleshoot Snowmobile Problems

As fall blends into winter we shift from our land & water recreational vehicles to our snowmobiles. The snow has fallen and the snowmobile is calling. You pull it from its shed, crank the engine and nothing happens. Did you know that due to the extreme winter conditions, snowmobiles require more frequent maintenance that any…

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How To Deal With Headaches Behind The Eyes

Pain behind the eyes may be a symptom of different types of headaches and even other health problems. Most commonly people complain to have an extreme one-sided headache especially involving the area around or behind one eye. This is a typical description of cluster headache. Other symptoms associated with cluster headache are eye redness or…

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History of Clark Fork, and Hope, Idaho

The Hope/Clark Fork area stretches along the shores of Lake Pend Oreille from the Pack River to the mouth of the Clark Fork River, the major waterways that feed mighty Pend Oreille. Lake Pend Oreille is one of the West’s largest freshwater bodies of water with several islands near the Clark Fork estuary, including the…

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