What Type Of Medieval Helmet Should You Buy?

There are many medieval helmets out there in today's online stores. Replica helmets range from Crusader Knight helmet to German Maximillian helmets. Which one is right for you? Well, this article will discuss the classic style helmets that re-enactors and collectors buy. You should get a better understanding on what's available for you to purchase.As…

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Leatherman Multi Tool

A few years ago when I researched upgrading my aged penknife I discovered the Leatherman Multi Tool. What struck me about these handy tools is the functionality and oozing build quality. Having used a penknife since I was a lad and knew all too well how tricky some tools are to open, I’ll always love…

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Structural Engineer

Structural engineers work to design and repair structures such as houses, offices, stadiums, bridges, oil rigs, hospitals, factories and even satellites. They have to make sure that structures can withstand pressures both from within the structure itself at various points, and also make sure they can withstand pressures from outside, such as extreme weather e.g.…

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What Causes Eye Floaters

The vitreous, the transparent gel-like substance that fills our eyeball, is composed of 99% water and 1% collagen fiber. In the early stages, the vitreous is firm and binds perfectly to the wall of the retina. However, over time, the vitreous becomes ‘imperfect’, and it is the degeneration of the vitreous that is behind most…

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Common Insulation Types

Insulation is one of those big home projects you would need to put some thought on before hitting up a contractor. There are different types that serve different purposes for different kinds of structures. Reading up on them prior to consulting a professional can help you make a good decision as to what could best…

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How to Build a Classic Wood Bench

Building a bench is a good way to get your feet wet with furniture making. It is a relatively simple project that uses several basic woodworking techniques and tools. Bench building is a project that can reward you with not only a great seat that could be in your family for generations, but also with…

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Five Signs You're Ready for Country Living

Relocating is full of choices: big house, small house. Short house, tall house. City house, country house. In regards to the latter, both places have advantages. For those who have only lived in the city, the country may be particularly appealing. The following are five signs you are ready to ditch your metropolis for something…

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Attaching Wood To Concrete

A very important tip is to use the right tool for each method. When you’re dealing with concrete and masonry, you’re obviously dealing with extremely hard material. Woodworking hammers are too light and steel drill bits too soft. The concrete is also brittle. Hard sharp chips are likely to fly out as you work on…

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Energy Efficient Heating System Guide

A condensing boiler is critical to any efficient heating system. When it is used in conjunction with additional thermostatic control valves (TSV) fitted on the radiator and a thermostat on the hot water tank, you can create a super high energy efficient heating system. Transforming average heating system into an energy efficient one may be…

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How to Set Up Warehouse Racking

Warehouse racking, also known as warehouse shelving is a warehouse design that enables the storage of materials in vertical shelves to maximize on space. In this design, shelves are hoisted on vertical pillars raising as high as the warehouse roof. The width and height on the individual selves depends on the materials being stored. The…

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