Blacksmithing, as a Hobby? On a surface level, blacksmithing as a hobby may not seem practical. Heavy industrial equipment, extreme heat, and scraps of metal don’t seem like something you would want to deal with in your yard or workshop. …

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If your aspiration or goal is to explore nearby or faraway countryside, you may have considered doing so with an RV. Recreational vehicles come in various sizes, anywhere from small vans to travelling tour buses. But now, many outdoor enthusiasts …

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Flexible graphite is a versatile material used in many useful applications like: heat and chemical resistant gaskets, seals, and liners; thermal conductive seals; sheet lubricants; heat barriers. But flexible graphite can be used for more than just thermal and chemical …

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Rope is used everywhere from rock-climbing to sailing to clothing accessories to exercise equipment, and more. The history of rope making dates back to ancient Egypt (~20,000 years ago), but the use of rope extends back much further. The exact …

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Fiberglass is a material that is well established in several industries due to its versatility and useful properties. It is used in a broad range of products, such as: reinforcement of pipes, liners for refrigerated trucks, interiors of aircraft, boating …

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Ceramic fiber is a primary material used in various industries requiring refractory solutions. Well known as a versatile, heat resistant material, ceramic fiber has physical properties (low heat conductance, low thermal expansion, and high heat capacitance) that are expected of …

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Ceramic fiber products and camping don’t seem to have much in common. Camping is one of the all-time great pastimes. Ceramic fiber is a material used in heat resistance applications. But the two share a common trait, versatility. Whether camping …

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Heat resistant materials found in everyday life, such as a cast iron pot, an engine block, and a barbecue grill have practical value because they are able to withstand high temperatures after continuous use. All three happen to be made …

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