How OEMs are making the versatile compact excavator even better

“Customers sometimes ask if there’s a loss of performance with single pumps,” says Connor, “especially with high electric mode. Operational controls are also the same for each. The TB216H is well-suited for jobs with accessibility, noise or air

Electronics on Paper

At the moment the costs are still too high for them to be used in things like business cards or package labels, but remarkable advances in materials science and simpler fabrication methods are setting the stage for those was its quality as an

First Look: Ford's All-New 6.7-Liter V-8 Power Stroke Diesel Engine

The compressor stage is bracketed back to the pedestal so it has an extremely stiff structure in front. Separate oil and water can sometimes vary in quality, so on our low-pressure feed lines into the high-pressure fuel pump there’s a pressure

The Long Haul: One Year of Solitude on America's Highways

He knew how to replace a fuse, repair a truck, build a house, pave a road, mine coal, mill steel, pump oil, represent a union and a microwaved burrito called The Bomb. Vacuum-sealed packages with grease-dampened plastic. Desserts with an entire

Thorium Power Is the Safer Future of Nuclear Energy

Conventional nuclear power using a fuel cycle involving uranium-235 and/or plutonium-239 was seen as killing two birds with one stone: reducing America’s dependence on foreign oil, and creating the fuel needed for nuclear bombs. Thorium power

Fabric launches funky new pumps, saddles, lights and more for 2018

The gauge was specced specifically for Fabric — built with a high-quality spring Fabric’s track pumps, with the brand previously focussing its efforts on the higher-end market. The large gauge should be easy to read To keep prices down, the new

Get a Crash Course in Writing from 20 Journalists

I only remember one practical writing lesson from my three years as an English major: Whenever you can, put the best bits at the end of the sentence. Put the next-best bits at the beginning, and put the rest in the middle. This trick works in every kind of

Has Hollywood lost touch with American values?

That divide was starkly revealed earlier this month when Streep took the stage at the Golden Globes ceremony to deliver “We were trying to single out a man for all these things he was doing wrong and that created empathy in a big group of

How European Fuel Economy Testing Will Kill The Naturally Aspirated Engine

And since taxation (and eventually, insurance), made it very expensive to own a car with a big engine in most countries, the car makers designed most cars with small engines – not for the sake of efficiency, but just to evade high taxes. Of course

2010 Jaguar XKR: 510 HP Pussycat Kills Even Faster

Overall engine length has been reduced by 24mm by relocation of the oil pump within The high helix rotor design improves the supercharger thermodynamic efficiency by 16 percent over its predecessor. It also improves noise quality to the point where