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This is What a Massive 500 Gallon Propane Tank Explosion Looks Like
If there's one thing that you want to avoid with anything that's propane powered from your grill to your heater, It would most obviously be a situation that would put the propane tank in danger of building up enough pressure to explode and send shrapnel flying everywhere. While these tanks are fitted with safety...
The Future of 3-D Printed Electronics
Three-dimensional (3-D) printing for prototyping has been around for nearly three decades since the introduction of the first SL systems. The last few years have seen this technology receiving considerable attention to the point of hype in the mainstream media. However, there is a new emerging 3-D printing market that is increasing in importance: 3-D printed electronics (3-D PE).
E-waste: The Nuts and Bolts of Why It Still Plagues our Landfills
Why are recycling percentages so low, and why do people dump recyclable CRTs in the river? The forces at work are more complex than it would seem.
Measure Electronic Waves: How to Use an Oscilloscope
The basic procedure for testing an electronic circuit with an oscilloscope is to attach the ground connector of the scope’s test lead to a ground point in the circuit, and then touch the tip of the probe to the point in the circuit that you want to test. For example, if you want to verify …
Electronic Design’s Products of the Week (4/20
Here we've rounded up some of the latest products to optimize your applications, devices, and systems.
TIDA-00378 PM2.5 and PM10 Particle Sensor Analog Front-End for Air Quality Monitoring Reference...
The TIDA-00378 TI Design provides an analog front-end solution for measuring PM2.5 and PM10 particle matter. The design detects the light scattered by particles suspended in air. A sample software algorithm is provided to convert the analog output of the design into a particle size and concentration measurement. Test result data for cigarette smoke, Arizona dust, and mulberry pollen is provided along with all software and hardware design files.
Cabinet-Based DIY Electronics Workspace
Micrcontrollers and electrical engineering probably don't come to mind when you flip through an IKEA product catalog. But when you think about it, IKEA has plenty of easy-to-assemble tables, cabinets, and storage containers that could be handy for outfitting a electronics workspace or "circuit cellar."
How to Choose, Cut, and Bend Sheet Metal
Sheet metal comes in many varieties and sizes. Here are some tips and tricks to help you get that shiny sheet into your desired shape
Moisture and Decorative Concrete Tips
(Source: www.wagnermeters.com) Jason Spangler, Flooring Product Sales Manager for Wagner Meters, discusses three moisture issues in decorative concret...