Seniors and Lift Chairs

For those who are elderly or have mobility related health issues, such as problems with their hips or knees, it can be difficult to stand up on ones own. This can often result in needing assistance when it is time to get out of the recliner to eat or to go to bed. Inherently, this…

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Thoughts on The Elevator Speech

What “An elevator speech is a term taken from the early days of the Internet explosion when web development companies needed venture capital. Finance firms were swamped with applications for money and the companies that won the cash were often those with a simple pitch. The best were those that could explain a business proposition…

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Marine Refrigeration

How does Marine refrigeration work? The major parts of a DC refrigeration system include the refrigerant, a compressor, and a condenser, a cooling system for condenser, and a plate or plates inside the refrigeration box. The compressor is part of a closed loop pumping refrigerant through the system and through the evaporator plate in the…

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DIY Solar Panel Installation Project

You have just finished reading you new utility bill that seems to have risen again but there does not seem any alternative, or is there? One thing you may consider is free renewable energy from solar panels and you could save even more by doing a DIY solar panel installation. If this route interests you…

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Hiring a Business Plan Writer

When the task of having to write a professional and formal business plan arises, sometimes entrepreneurs do not have the necessary experience with writing such a plan, do not feel comfortable doing the plan, or they just do not have the time to complete one. Since a business plan is such a key component in…

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Crisis Intervention – A Critique

Crisis events are not only associated with adverse mental health conditions for our students, but also with significant learning difficulties. As educators, it is important for us to know what we can do immediately following a crisis involving our students in order to prevent the traumatization that contributes to these negative outcomes. Crisis intervention in…

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Modern Architecture

Modern architecture is a style found in the buildings that have simple form without any ornamental structures to them. This style of architecture first came up around 1900. By 1940, modern architecture was identified as an international style and became the dominant way to build for many decades in the 20th century. Modern architects apply…

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Trouble Shooting – The WW2 Carburetor

Failure of the engine to operate is rarely caused by carburetor defects.  If it is determined that the carburetor is responsible (that is, the ignition system is working properly and fuel is reaching the carburetor), the carburetor may be clogged or the float level may be improperly set.  The only adjustments the shade tree mechanic…

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