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Types of Thermoplastic Materials

Types of Thermoplastic Materials
Thermoplastics are one of the most common materials in the modern world, having replaced metal in everything from packaging to safety equipment. A thermoplastic is defined as a polymer that can be heated, moulded and welded together. It can also then

How to write an example lab report

How to write an example lab report
Lab reports are important to provide a framework to analyse, describe and report findings of experiments. Writing the lab report reveals the knowledge gained on the completed lab experiment. When composing an example lab report, you follow a structur

How to Evaluate Math Examples

How to Evaluate Math Examples
Algebraic equations can seem confusing because they use not only numbers, but letters, as well. Once you break them down, however, they can be solved in a few steps. Learn how to evaluate a math example and solve for any variables in the equation.Loc

How to Make Your Own PVC Snap Clamps

How to Make Your Own PVC Snap Clamps
PVC, or polyvinyl chloride, is a thermoplastic material used in plumbing and other household uses. PVC snap clamps are small clamps that are placed over fabric or other materials to hold them on PVC pipe. Snap clamps are often used to make PVC banner

How to Build a Reptile Cage

How to Build a Reptile Cage
Expert Reviewed A reptile cage must do more than keep your reptile inside. It must provide it a safe, comfortable home and allow your reptile to enjoy his natural behaviors. The needs of reptiles vary according to species, and you must research what

How to Grow Moss for Your Garden

How to Grow Moss for Your Garden
Some homeowners cringe at the presence of mosses (Bryophytagroup) among grasses and gardens, but, for moss lovers, the sight calls for celebration. Inspired by soothing Japanese gardens and historic European moss lawns, moss gardeners surrender space

DIY Metallic Drop Earrings

DIY Metallic Drop Earrings
Often, the simplest jewelry pieces make the biggest statement. And when you're looking to save some cash on bold accessories, there's always a DIY project to save the day. This earring project is an excellent example. While theZara inspiration piecei

How to Calculate a Worker's Comp Settlement in Illinois

How to Calculate a Worker's Comp Settlement in Illinois
Unless the employer/employee agreement specifies otherwise, a workers' compensation settlement approved by the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission bars any future financial relief to the injured worker for the incident that caused the claim. Be

How to Make Gluten-Free Graham Crackers

How to Make Gluten-Free Graham Crackers
Homemade gluten-free graham crackers cost less than store-bought versions and feature a satisfying depth of flavor. Take the traditional graham cracker recipe, created in the 1800s by Sylvester Graham, and swap out the traditional flours for a blend

How to Pack lightly for a 14-day cruise (or any cruise ship tour)

How to Pack lightly for a 14-day cruise (or any cruise ship tour)
I found packing for a 14-day cruise a bit tougher than a 7-day cruise. You can apply the same "mix and match" techniques to shorter cruises and get everything into one suitcase (plus one small bag to keep on your last night on board - see Warnin

How to Freeze a Ham Salad

How to Freeze a Ham Salad
Whether you are freezing a left over ham salad or a freshly made ham salad, you must properly prepare it for the cold to ensure that it will be safe to eat later on. Almost any food can be frozen, with the exception of eggs in shells and canned foods

How to Remodel Front Entrances

How to Remodel Front Entrances
An impressive front entrance is likely to increase any home's market value. Simple changes such as painting a front door can help, but expanding the makeover to encompass lighting and landscaping really adds curb appeal. Be sure to create the entranc

How to Make Homemade Caramels Without Corn Syrup

How to Make Homemade Caramels Without Corn Syrup
Modern candy-making instructions often call for corn syrup, even for old-fashioned confections such as caramels. Because they predate the corn syrup trend, an older caramel recipe is likely to call for a different sweetener. You have options when it

How to Use Excel to Count Days

How to Use Excel to Count Days
Counting the number of days between two dates can be useful in many circumstances, including budgets, time lines or counting the number of days until an event. Excel offers a flexible function, DATEDIF, that can tell you how many years, months or day

How to Tell the Age of a Tree Without Cutting it Down

How to Tell the Age of a Tree Without Cutting it Down
The easiest way to tell the age of a tree is to cut it down and count the interior rings. But what do you do when you don’t want to cut down the tree but want to obtain a general estimate of its age? One way is to have a professional obtain a core bo

How to Make a Homemade Hydroponic System With Lowe's Buckets

How to Make a Homemade Hydroponic System With Lowe's Buckets
Create a homemade hydroponic system with Lowe's buckets to grow plants anywhere and anytime. The hydroponic growing method in water is related to the use of greenhouses, where crops are grown indoors to protect them from the cold. Fabricate a simple

How to Transport a Horse From the USA Into Canada

How to Transport a Horse From the USA Into Canada
To bring a horse across the Canada/U.S. border for a short-term or permanent stay, you must follow specific regulations. Strict rules prevent the spread of disease from one country to the other. (See Reference 1) Horse owners must have the required p

How to Cook Brownies in a Cupcake Pan

How to Cook Brownies in a Cupcake Pan
Baking individual brownies in a cupcake pan is not only simple but the results can be served in many ways: with a scoop of melting ice cream, under a dollop of freshly whipped cream, orfrosted to perfection. For this tutorial, we use a boxed brownie

How to Make Unleavened Bread in the Microwave

How to Make Unleavened Bread in the Microwave
Unleavened bread -- flat bread made without yeast -- is a traditional Jewish food consumed during the week of Passover. According to Moses' instructions in Exodus 12:19, "For seven days no yeast is to be found in your houses." If you don't have

How to Insert Smiley Faces Into Gmail Chat

How to Insert Smiley Faces Into Gmail Chat
Gmail chat features over 12 different emoticons you can use to display emotion in four different graphical sets. In addition to a standard smiling face, the chat program also features a winking smiling face, a smiling face with glasses and few other
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