How to Put a V8 Motor in a Corvair

Sometimes a challenge is just that and no more. Not practical maybe but fun nonetheless. I owned at the time, a small shop repair shop where I would tinker with cars and motorcycles and make a few dollars as well. One afternoon during a bull session with some buddies, one of them said it would…

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Building A Killer Train Table

So you've decided to bite the bullet and construct your own model railroad layout, and necessarily, the table the railway seats upon. Many people start by building their first layouts on a table top, and while this is simplicity personified, it does have its limits. The biggest of these drawbacks is that everything must be…

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Personal Branding: The Lighthouse Branding Model

More and more people are talking about the importance of personal branding, both in career searching and in career development. Effective personal branding not only makes you stand out from the crowd to employers and recruiters, it can also increase your job security by communicating your value as a leader and team player to your…

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Basic Components of Cellular Systems

1. Introduction There are various cellular systems in the world, such as the GSM and CDMA. The design of these cellular systems are complicated but the architecture of most cellular systems can be broken down into six basic components. In this article, I will illustrate the six basic components that can be found in most…

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Information About Masonic Regalia

Buying masonic regalia can be very confusing. Whether you are just joining Freemasonry, or becoming a member of another degree or side order, you need advice so ensuring that you are wearing is correct at all times. Listed below are the main Orders and Degrees: Craft Holy Royal Arch (Chapter) Mark Royal Ark Mariners (RAM)…

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Humor – Basic Joke Construction

I highly recommend that you read the first article in this series before continuing, for obvious reasons. In the last article we talked about the key ingredient in humor – the element of surprise – and how creating humor does not start with finding the funny in life, but rather finding the truth in life.…

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More Than Your Usual Presents

If you think that the handcrafted necklace you bought as a birthday gift for Mom was expensive, or that the scrapbook you made for your girlfriend already took a lot of hard work, then you most likely have not heard about these gifts. Read this short guide to some of history's most expensive, extraordinary and…

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