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2014-06-30 23:09:18

Conveyor Belt & Rubber Conveyor Belt Market Analyzed in Global, China Regions Now Available at DeepResearchReports.com. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Conveyor Belts Industry is a professional and in-depth research report on China and Global Conveyor Belts market. The report introduces Conveyor Belts basic information, including Conveyor Belts definition, classification, application, and industry chain structure and industry overview....

2014-06-30 23:07:22

Boos Heating offers new heating product. Casco, ME (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Boos Heating is always up on the latest technology, and once again they are bringing their customers an innovative, new heating system. This system features technology straight from Europe that gives superior economy and efficiency for new construction, remodeling or retrofits. Customers can install these systems as new or replace old, worn out hot water baseboards and radiators. This is not a noisy, ugly,...

2014-06-30 12:35:50

MENTOR, Ohio, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qualtek, a leading manufacturer of fan and fan accessories, introduces its series of High Performance Low Cost, HPLC series, AC and DC axial fans tested to withstand harsh environmental conditions, including dust and water. The axial fan series with sizes ranging from 172mm to 280mm have met or exceeds the international standard IEC 60529 for dust, moisture, and direct water exposure and have been certified to IP56. HPLC fans conform to...

2014-06-30 08:23:56

--Three Haier Top Mount Refrigerators Rated in Top Ten -- NEW YORK , June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Haier is once again being recognized in the top mount refrigerator category as a Best Buy for energy efficiency and temperature performance. This represents the second time a leading consumer magazine has acknowledged Haier's top mount refrigeration models (HT21TS45SW, HT21TS77SP and HT18TS77SP) in the past 12 months. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140627/122779 While the brand...

2014-06-29 23:01:49

Recently, LenoRF has added a new range of SMA RF connectors to its product category. What’s more, the company has launched a special offer on these new items; they are now available at discounted prices, up to 26% off. (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 LenoRF is an excellent electrical accessory company. Recently, it has added a new range of SMA RF connectors to its product category. What’s more, the company has launched a special offer on these new items; they are now available at discounted...

2014-06-26 16:22:14

YORK, Pa., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Voith Turbo North America has been recognized by its parent company, Voith GmbH, for reaching 1,000 days without a lost time accident, based on the company's key performance indicators. The recognition is for Voith Turbo facilities and workers across U.S., Canada, and Mexico. The company officially reached the mark on June 26th, 2014; it has also reached over one million hours worked since a lost time accident. "Safety is a top priority across...

2014-06-26 08:32:10

NEW YORK, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- June 21 officially marked the beginning of what many weather forecasters are projecting to be an unseasonably hot summer. Accordingly, this may lead to consumers feeling the heat of potentially high electricity bills. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, nearly 90 percent of houses in the U.S. are equipped with some form of air conditioning equipment. As weather becomes more unpredictable, consumers may find solace in...

2014-06-26 08:20:38

Service providers to create customized offerings for different fleets in order to gain competitive edge MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Do-it-yourself (DIY) on-board diagnostics (OBD)-II based telematics applications are still in the introductory stage, and currently only have a penetration of 2 percent. This presents vast potential, which, with greater customer awareness, can optimally be tapped. Presently, user-based insurance (UBI) is the most popular service in the...

2014-06-25 23:15:58

Yield Engineering Systems, Inc. Announced They Are Exhibiting at SEMICON West 2014. (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Yield Engineering Systems, Inc. (YES), a MEMS equipment manufacturer, announced today that they will be exhibiting at SEMICON West 2014 being held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California on July 8-10, 2014 in South Hall, Booth #1228. SEMICON West is the flagship annual event for the micro and nano-electronics industry. YES manufactures a wide variety of processing...

2014-06-25 23:09:31

Uniweld Products proudly recommends The Wurks™ for its efficiency, portability, and versatility in tackling your next metal working project. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Uniweld’s The Wurks™ includes the tools necessary to work on just about any project. Whether it’s, automotive, general home maintenance, plumbing, welding, etc., The Wurks™ has it covered. The Wurks™ comes in three different styles and is an easy to operate, all-purpose outfit that’s packed...

Latest Mechanical engineering Reference Libraries

2010-09-27 17:29:21

A Mason jar, invented by Rick Mason in 1858, is a glass jar used in canning to preserve food. Ball Corp. manufactured the jars early on and the name ball jar was also applied to the jars. In mass-production they have been replaced by other methods; however, in the home they are still widely used for canning. Usually the jars have a two piece lid composed of a inner flat metal which is covered by by a screw-on ring. The ring creates a vacuum with the lid during the canning process. So that...

2010-09-27 17:09:09

A Bunsen burner produces a single open gas flame; it is commonly found in labs - used for heating, sterilization, and combustion. Robert Bunsen, in 1852, was hired at the University of Heidelberg and promised a new laboratory building. Heidelberg had just started installing coal-gas street lighting which provided light but not necessarily heat. Laboratory lamps, at the time, left much to be desired regarding economy and simplicity. The desire was to maximize the temperature and minimize...

2010-09-24 18:05:15

A thermostat regulates the temperature of a system and keeps the system's temperature at desired setpoint temperature. The device does this by turning heating and cooling devices on and off and regulating air flow of a heat transfer fluid as needed. This maintains the correct temperature. Thermostats may be used to control heating or cooling a system, or may be a component part of a heater or air conditioner. There are a variety of ways that thermostats can be constructed and could use...

2005-05-25 19:16:15

Perlite is an amorphous glass mineral of volcanic origin. Typical analysis: 70-75% SiO2, 12-15% Al2O3, Na2O 3-4%, K2O 3-5%, Fe2O3 0,5-2%, MgO 0,2-0,7%, CaO 0,5-1,5% Loss On Ignition 3-5% Properties: When it reaches temperatures of 850"“900 °C, perlite softens (since it is a glass) and water trapped in the structure escapes and this causes the expansion of the material to 7"“15 times its original volume. The expanded material is a brilliant white, due to the reflectivity of the...

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