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  • Waterline History Essay

    pumped in a main line pipe and distributed nationwide. The water is distributed through main line pipes varying in sizes based on the amount of water flow and pressure behind it. The water main is then tapped and a service line, usually ¾”-1” copper, is tied into the house giving you water. Throughout this paper, I will be discussing when this process first started, what type of material they started with, and what is most commonly found today. Water distribution can be traced back to the roman days however, it did not reach the U.S. until the late-1700s early-1800s. The water lines that were first of any known to date in the U.S. were made from a hollowed-out wooden log. Wooden waterlines could also be made out of wooden planks beaten together with a coil of metal, similar to wooden barrels. Wood needs both air and water to rot and by burying the wood pipe underground and filling it with water, the pipes can last up to 50 years. It was recorded in Portland, Oregon…

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  • Hydrophobic Spray Essay

    supplies the outlet. Some plumbing tips that need to be kept in mind are as follows: Do not Go for Too Many Fixtures If you do not have adequate water pressure in the bathroom, there is no use going for too many fixtures. If there are two many fixtures used in bathrooms, there would be low water mains pressure. Weak pressure in the bathroom is something very annoying. Either make use of fewer fixtures or try routing the pipes directly from the bathroom boiler. Do not Join Mismatched Pipelines It…

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  • Iron Bull Short Story

    you sure you really want me coming with you to your clan?” Iron Bull asked for the millionth time. And for the millionth time Terra would just smiled at him and pat his arm as they rode to the settlement that her clan was now a part of. Terra was excited to go see what they made of the city of Wycome and she decided it was time for her to bring Iron Bull home to the family. Which was what Iron Bull was decidedly less excited about. Between his previous knowledge, Dalish 's stories about her own…

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  • Pestle Analysis Iron

    were made that manufacturers were incorrectly labeling the iron content on their products. The purpose of this experiment was to analyze the amount of iron in approximately one serving of Total Whole Grain cereal and in one iron tablet and determine if these accusations were true. The values collected would then be compared to the actual values for these products. Total cereal contains 100% of the recommended daily allowance for iron, and the iron tablet contains 361% of the recommended daily…

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  • Personal Narrative: My Community Health Clinical Experience

    mid 20s with a 1-year-old, she was a very difficult patient. My nurse and I had to spend more time with this patient to communicate everything we were doing and explain why the procedures were important. This particular patient seemed uneducated on important health care practices, but once we explained why having a breast exam and pelvic exam were important in preventing breast cancer and cervical cancer, she began to comply. The other young woman was willing to comply with everything, but…

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  • Titanium Research Paper

    only trace or limited amounts of beta phase); alpha + beta alloys (presenting alpha stage and a small volume fraction of beta phase in symmetry, although martensite transformation can also occur upon fast cooling); and beta alloys (which do not transform martensitically upon fast cooling from the beta phase field) (Lütjering,Williams, 2007: 33–36). Unalloyed titanium products, which have titanium contents ranging from about 98 to 99.5wt%, are usually selected for their excellent corrosion…

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  • What Is Hardness?

    to obtain estimates of moduli and relative estimates of the strengths of individual phases within a multiphase alloy.Nevertheless,some empirical and approximate theoretical “rules-of thumb” have been developed to estimate the yield strength from the hardness.One “rules-of thumb ” states that yield strength is approximately equal to 1/3 of the measured hardness level. HARDNESS TEST METHODS: 1.The Brinell Test The Brinell test was the first static indentation test to come into general use.in its…

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  • The Importance Of Conductivity In Polymers

    A polymer is a large molecule which is formed by repeated linkage of small molecule called monomers. Conducting polymer have been the subjects for many decades as possible synthetic metals. Many of these polymer, especially those with a conjugated pi-bond system ,often yield higher conductivity once having undergone the doping process. Polymers are typically insulators due to their very high resistivity .Insulators have tightly bound electrons so that nearly no electron flow occurs ,and they…

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  • Titanium Alloy Essay

    AC 2.3: Explain the method of making titanium alloy and investigate how the composition and structure of metal alloys, polymers and poly-matrix composites influence the properties of the parent material. 1. Extraction process. 2. Melting process. 3. Storage process. Extraction of Titanium by Kroll process: First titanium ore Rutile (TiO2) is taken. Rutile is converted into titanium sponge by the following process: Titanium tetrachloride (TiCl4) – a colourless compound is obtained as a result…

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  • Desulphurization Of Steel Case Study

    Introduction Desulphurization of steel at ladle treatment of metal is one of the important technological operations. The successful course of the desulfurization process is provided by fire refining slag with specific chemical composition, usually based on calcium oxide. The duration of mixing of the metal with the slag in inert gas, the early formation of refining slag, then optimization of the metal oxidation providing the formation of iron oxide FeO in the slag to be less than 0.5 % able…

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