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Splattered Bugs Can Be A Real Drag For Aircraft
2013-11-04 13:12:52

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Splattered bugs on your windshield can be gross to look at and they can even obstruct your view. However, for some, the ordeal can be much more of a problem than just an unsightly nuisance. For pilots, splattered bug guts can be a real drag, quite literally. If an airplane wing accumulates enough splattered bugs, it disrupts the flow of air over the wing and creates more drag on the plane – causing increased fuel consumption....

2013-10-31 23:27:47

The report, “Worldwide Smart Coatings Markets, 2013-2020,” notes that because of their ability to quickly respond to external stimuli or resist extreme environments, smart coatings are finding new applications in several industry sectors including construction, energy, automotive, medical, consumer electronic goods and the military. (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Glen Allen, VA: The worldwide smart coatings market will grow from $363 million in 2013 to almost $3.0 billion in 2018, according...

2013-10-30 23:32:27

Boothsandovens.com has announced that the web outlet will provide customers with a free Wagner Prima Sprint powder spray gun when they order qualifying powder coating equipment. Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Boothsandovens.com (http://www.boothsandovens.com) announced today that through November 25th, 2013, the web outlet is offering customers one of the premier powder coating guns on the market for free with the purchase of select equipment packages. The company will provide...

2013-10-02 23:02:45

Nanotechnology product manufacturer Nanovations Pty Ltd, announces it has won the contract for the supply of its glass coatings to the highest building in the Caucasus. Sydney Frenchs Forest, NSW, Australia (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Nanotechnology product manufacturer Nanovations Pty Ltd, announces it has won the contract for the supply of its glass coatings to the Socar Tower project in Baku, Azerbaijan. The Socar Tower at 209 meters is the highest building in the Caucasus region. The...

2013-09-27 23:22:28

Rod Wells of Geauga County's Troy Chemical Industries, Inc., will be offering an educational address on Six Sigma processes at the well-respected Powder Coating Show to be held in October in St. Louis, Missouri. Burton, Ohio (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Rod Wells, of Troy Chemical located in Geauga County, has been asked to speak at the Powder Coating Show in St. Louis, Missouri, which will be held from October 8th through the 10th. The topic of his presentation will be an introduction...

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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.