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Failure-mode Analysis leads to Automatic Window Shade Capable of 200,000 Cycles Commented on: 31 weeks ago (March 18, 2014)

Fill in all the blanks (name, job title, etc.) and hit SUBMIT.

Ocean-going ships to use hulls as sails Commented on: 31 weeks ago (March 18, 2014)

Those fluids/aerospace engineers consider air and water to be fluids so it hardly matters. I think one commonly used term is hydrofoil.

Help decide the World's Greatest Engineering Movie Commented on: 32 weeks ago (March 5, 2014)

Nick:

Why is Apollo 13 such a great engineering movie. (Just looking for solid reasons/opinions)

100 years of Aircraft engines Commented on: 45 weeks ago (December 10, 2013)

Matter of fact,I can. Check out the article's companion pieces

100 yr of flight - Keep them Flying: Navigation
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Basics of Linear Slide Tables Commented on: 1 year ago (October 21, 2013)

You're better off contacting igus yourself. Check their website for contact info.

Why some degrees may be worthless Commented on: 1 year ago (September 4, 2013)

As an ex-military type, I couldn't let this one pass. Military academies will not pay students/cadets/midshipmen regardless of failure. Fail enough courses, and it probably isn' that many, and you...

Hyperloop or Hyperloopy? Commented on: 1 year ago (August 23, 2013)

The Segway was unveiled in 2001. Jimi Heselden bought the company that makes it in 2009 then died in 2010. If the Segway was going to take off and change the face of transportation, it would've...

Americans, Chinese willing to pay more for U. S. products Commented on: 1 year ago (July 18, 2013)

I think there's always a disconect between what a person says on a survey and what they truly believe.

Modular cartridge spindle Commented on: 1 year ago (July 17, 2013)

The best way to get an internal drawing of this, as well as more info, is to talk to the company. Their address and contact info is in the article.

Museums for Engineers: Intro Commented on: 1 year ago (June 28, 2013)

I'd suggest the Mütter Museum (19 S 22nd St Philadelphia, PA). Though it's primarily a museum of medical history, invention is very much a part of that history. One display that comes to mind is...

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