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    Woodward Cruise

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    The Woodward Cruise is 50,000 cars and 1,000,000 people lining 16 miles of sidewalks spanning 9 suburbs of Detroit for a day of car fun with no reported incidents of bad behavior! It is pure adrenalin to see and hear the Thunder of Horsepower in Motion compared to static car shows How can this ...

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    Hey everyone, I'm Alfredo, an Electrical Engineering student from Grand Canyon University. One thing I'm currently doing is working at Gentech as KidTech, helping schools around Phoenix with STEM. One fact about me is that I love to learn new things all the time. It's gonna be a sad time when I'm not ...

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    My father was a researcher at Texaco for 40 years and he specialized in lubrication. You may want to search the issues of the journal "Lubrication". I imagine there are libraries that have issues going back to the 1940s. My brother suggested that you should search for high-temperature high shear rate ...

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    RE: tire degradation

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    I understand Ford was considering building an SUV the size of the Excursion using the Explorer platform.  It was to be called the Explosion. More seriously, my understanding was that Ford used a powered version of their "twin I beam" front suspension on the first version of the vehicle.  This had a ...

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    I need to amend the comments I made on 6 June, 2018.  In it, I referred to the electronic log from the Tesla reading 18 meters and drawing some (incorrect) conclusions, to wit:      "The Tesla radar does not indicate obstructions beyond 204 meters.  The log data shows that the value       stayed at ...

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    put it in a plastic bag ------------------------------ Jerry Alcone Retired Albuquerque NM ------------------------------

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    Hi I am Caleb. ​ I graduated from Oregon State University back in 2012 with my bachelors in Mechanical Engineering. I was a member of SAE formula 2009-2010 and SAE Baja 2011-2012. After graduation I took a position with Daimler Trucks North America(DTNA) Freightliner and Western Star Semi Truck groups. ...

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