When I first saw this variable frequency motor drive I knew exactly what a fine piece of work it was. In fact, I was so impressed I felt compelled to share a few pictures. This is an electronic variable speed control for a large AC motor. This type of control is used extensively in industrial,… [Read More]
This is some tubular bus bar used by power utility company to connect large wind generators to the grid. The tubular construction offers excellent conductivity, high current-carrying capacity and high short-circuit strength. My involvement in this project was simply to let two great companies discover where their needs met. Frankly I didn’t know about tubular… [Read More]
You’ve got to love President’s Choice green grocery bins—they are handy to have around!
Want to channel your kids energy into something they’ll love that will help them tremendously? Learning to program is easy, fun and will give them a huge advantage with their studies and careers. Think science and engineering but also the visual arts – programming is the new fundamental skill that will help them solve problems… [Read More]
This book called Bit Literacy is a little dated but still relevant and has some excellent strategies for managing information and avoiding being overwhelmed by it. If you have an Apple device you can download it for free from the ibook store. There is also Kindle version for a dollar or you can get the… [Read More]