Socket Wrench Basics For the Mechanic

Welcome back to our series on tools for the new do it yourself hobby enthusiast. If this is the first article that you've read, do not worry – we will not get too complex. Socket wrenches can really make the difference between enjoying a project and wiping you never saw it. Socket wrenches are more…

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Enjoy a New Web Experience from Google Chrome

Introduction Want to experience a new world of web? Then all you need is Google Chrome. Google Chrome is a web browser from Google that makes web browsing faster, safer and easier. Its development is based on open source code derived mainly from Apple and Mozilla and other open source projects and future development will…

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Top 5 Trout Fishing Tackle Essentials

With rows of rods and racks of flies from floor to ceiling, a trip to a large trout fishing tackle shop can be intimidating even for the experienced angler. But do not fret; With these six trout fishing tackle essentials, you'll be more than ready for your fishing expedition. Rods, Reels, & Line (Combos) The…

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Eco-Friendly Wallpaper

More wallpaper is being woven from natural materials as the industry adapts to customer demands for sustainability. Natural elements such as grass, leaves, bamboo, sand and cork are being used to produce some amazing styles. While this requires new technology and increased effort, there is no sacrifice in quality. In fact, many of these eco-friendly…

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CO2 Tanks

Carbon dioxide, also known as CO2, is a colorless, odorless, non-flammable and slightly acidic liquefied gas. It is sold commercially worldwide under pressure in steel cylinders or bottles called tanks. CO2 tanks can be used for a variety of things. Most popular uses include carbonated beverages, beer making, paintball guns, medical-grade usage, metal fabrication applications,…

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Garage Gym Flooring Options

So you're setting up a garage gym, or you're already set up with a gym, but you're tired of working out on a concrete slab. In either case, it's time to explore some garage gym flooring ideas. Good, durable flooring protects your homes foundation, your expensive equipment, and most importantly, you and your joints! So…

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London Bridge

This famous landmark bridge has a weight limit of 17 tonnes. Today some 40,000 vehicles cross Tower Bridge every day and it opens for river traffic about 900 times a year.The Old London Bridge of nursery-rhyme fame was built by Peter of Colechurch between 1176 and 1209, replacing an earlier timber bridge. Because of obstacles…

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Lavinia Fontana – An Artist From the Mannerist School of Art

Italian Mannerist painter Lavinia Fontana was born in 1552 in Bologna. Her father Prospero Fontana (1512-97) was a fresco artist of the School of Bologna, who even trained her initially on the youthful Mannerism. Later, Lavinia progressed towards Carracciesque style, which deal with quasi-Venetian coloring. Italian Renaissance artist Sofonisba Anguissola (1532-1625) highly influenced her work.…

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