20 Practical Tips for Safe Gas Welding and Cutting Operations On Ships
Many accidents have resulted in loss of life following fires and explosions on ships, especially while carrying out operations involving gas welding and cutting. Learn twenty practical tips to avoid such accidents.
How to Repair Your Gas Water Heater
Discover how to troubleshoot common problems with a gas water heater and how to make the necessary repairs.
Propane Tank Explosions, Accidents and BLEVE's
The truth about propane tank explosions. Also known as a BLEVE, propane tank explosions are extremely rare.
Free Comic Book Day: What is it?
Free Comic Book Day is the first Saturday in May. It's an International Event that celebrates comic books and the local comic shops that provide them to thei...
5 Best Practises for Long Exposure Photography
If you want to take pictures that capture the blur of your subject moving across the frame, then you want to understand the principles of long exposure photography. These shots use exposure times l…
How to Polish Rusty Steel
Steel, when exposed to moisture and oxygen, forms a crusty chemical component called iron oxide -- otherwise known as rust. The best way to remove rust is to never allow steel to rust in the first ...
How Black Books Lit My Way Along The Appalachian Trail
"I can confirm that one does not walk 2,000 miles across the face of this country as a black woman without building up an incredible sense of self."
Bob Dylan is a welder and he makes big iron gates out of scrap metal [5 pictures]
Since he is a factually elusive storyteller, it was hard to know how seriously to take Bob Dylan when he said in his autobiography Chronicles that he keeps welding supplies at his home in Malibu wh…
Antimicrobial Powder Coating of Metal
If you’re looking to protect your surfaces using the highest quality material possible that will perform double-duty, powder coating provides the optimal balance of strength, dependability, and affordability. Unlike many other finishes that chip and flake due to the effects … Continue reading →
How to Clean Wrought-Iron Doors
Whether you have a screen door or a decorative wrought-iron door or gate, the doors are heavy and last a long time when you take care of them. The screen will probably wear out before the door does ...