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2012-05-24 23:03:00

Seasonal Tips from the Plumbing Experts at Roto-Rooter Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) May 23, 2012 Roto-Rooter http://www.Roto-Rooter.com calls on Americans to reduce water usage during the summer months. During peak water use, usually in late July or early August, the average American uses about four times as much water as they do the rest of the year. From taking more frequent showers to watering the lawn to even washing additional loads of laundry–it all adds up. Fortunately, the plumbing...

2012-05-23 23:00:09

Balluff offers the first high pressure inductive analog sensor in the market. This sensor is ideal for valve control and hydraulic cylinder cushioning applications and it's rated up to 500 bar. Florence, KY (PRWEB) May 23, 2012 Balluff now offers a high pressure inductive analog sensor rated up to 500 bar. This is the first sensor of its kind on the market today. This high pressure sensor is ideal for valve control and hydraulic cylinder cushioning applications. Corrosion-resistant housing...

2011-09-05 04:20:04

'Multi Ionization Gauge SH2' Can Connect Sensor Heads with Different Measurement Range Chigasaki, Japan, Sept 5, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - ULVAC, Inc. is pleased to announce that we have developed, commercialized, and will start selling the G-TRAN Series "Multi ionization Gauge SH2", which is a transducer type that can connect gauge heads with different measurement ranges, in October 2011.BackgroundIt is impossible for vacuum instruments to measure a wide range...

2011-06-25 00:00:32

Balluff's new line of pressure sensors combine the advantages of a display, measuring transducer and pressure switch into a single device. There are over 130 versions to choose from, including a stainless steel housing for harsh environments. Florence, KY (PRWEB) June 23, 2011 Balluff's new pressure sensors combine the advantages of a display, measuring transducer and pressure switch into a single device. Features include: over 130 versions available, IP67 housing rotates 320°, bright...

2011-06-15 13:21:22

The main causes of increases in blood pressure over a lifetime are modifiable and could be targeted to help prevent cardiovascular disease: although high blood pressure sometimes has no obvious symptoms, this condition, which affects about a third of the adult UK and US populations, can lead to life-threatening heart attacks and stroke, so reducing blood pressure is very important for health. As reported in this week's PLoS Medicine, a team of researchers, led by Andrew Wills from the Medical...

2011-06-07 00:00:31

Pressure Washers Direct Announces The Addition Of Karcher Expert Series Gas Pressure Washers. Superstore Now Offering Karcher Expert Series Pressure Washers. Bolingbrook, IL (PRWEB) June 06, 2011 Today PressureWashersDirect.com, a leading online power washer retailer, is expanding its online product offering with the introduction of Karcher Expert Series pressure washers. With the addition of these new models, both the Consumer gas pressure washer and Prosumer gas pressure washer categories...

2011-05-20 00:00:31

Pressure Washers Direct Announces Best Professional Gas (Belt-Drive) Power Washers. Recommendations Based on Sales History and Customer Reviews. Bolingbrook, IL (PRWEB) May 18, 2011 Today PressureWashersDirect.com released its recommendations for the best professional gas belt-drive pressure washers. "Belt-drive units have their engines separated from their pumps which allows them to run at lower temperatures than direct drive units," said Bill Mikenis, resident product expert at Pressure...


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Surface Weather Map Features for July 5, 2012
2012-07-05 10:00:03

The morning weather map for July 5, shows us the current surface pressure readings. Surface Pressure is very important from a meteorological stand point. We use this to help us identify where our surface pressure centers are just like you see above. Our Low pressure area is over Northeast Colorado and also the High pressure over the Ontario area. Surface pressure is taken hourly from the stations and they are also mostly done on a 24hr basis, however some places will only submit their...

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2010-09-23 15:29:32

A barometer is an instrument that measures atmospheric pressure. The barometer measures pressure exerted by the atmosphere using water, air, or mercury. Through measuring the pressure one can forecast short term weather changes. Evangelista Torricelli is credited with the invention of the barometer in 1643. However, Gasparo Berti unintentionally built a water barometer around the same time. Rene Descartes was also noted as describing an experiment to determine air pressure but there is no...

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2009-07-06 18:17:29

A snow gauge is an instrument used in meteorology to gather and measure the amount of solid precipitation (as opposed to liquid precipitation that is measured by a rain gauge) over a period of time. A snow gauge has two parts: the copper catchment container and the funnel shaped gauge itself. The actual gauge is mounted on a pipe that is about 4 ft. 11 in. high. The gauge itself is about 20.25 inches long. Snowfall is measured by how much falls into the gauge. When snow has fallen, the...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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