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Stephanie Kwolek: Saving Lives with Kevlar

Like most accidents, it happened in an instant that seemed to last an eternity. I had been felling trees for firewood all afternoon, and in the waning light of a cold November day, I was getting ready to call it quits. 1,159 more words

Hackaday Columns

Police And Public Relations With ALL People

Police And Public Relations With ALL People

I guess this post is my strong request to all Law Enforcement Personnel and Departments. Please consider my thoughts on this issue of public relations and how Your Profession is taking such a bad hit right now. 339 more words


N.S. man to serve 30 months in jail after police find arsenal of hidden and silenced weapons

His friends and family call him a nice, generous guy with a big heart. But when police raided the rural property of a Halifax-area tradesman, they found an arsenal – and more. 452 more words


Sanding … sanding … and when you think you have done enough SAND SOME MORE!

The plug for the SageSport 160 is now nice and shiny and we have begun the process of making the mold!

Spraying gel coat – this will be the surface of the mold. 102 more words

General Boat Shop News

வலுவான இழை

உலகிலேயே மிக வலுவான இழை ஒன்றை, அமெரிக்காவின், எம்.ஐ.டி., ஆராய்ச்சி நிலையம் ( Massachusetts Institute of Technology) உருவாக்கியுள்ளது. சமீபகாலம் வரை வலுவான இழை என்றால் அது, ‘கெவ்லார்’ (Kevlar,) எனப்படும் பொருளில் உருவாக்கப்படும் இழை. 316 more words