How to Set Up a Home Theatre Projector

For the avid movie fan, nothing beats the thrill of an immersive, fully-customised home theatre system. Sure, going to the cinema is great, but sometimes it’s nice to be able to control every aspect of your viewing experience. Being in charge of movie nights is certainly one of the major benefits of having a home…

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The Whats and Hows of Video Cameras

Even while smartphone cameras have improved significantly over the years—from VGA cameras to the 100-megapixel monsters we now see on certain phones—the camcorder still holds sway for recording videos. If you are serious about videography, the most splendid camcorder will let you capture the best moments in a manner that a smartphone or point-and-shoot camera…

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RovyVon Keychain Flashlights: Plenty of Power in One Small Package

So, you’ve found yourself in need of a flashlight for everyday use. You’ve thought about your requirements, lusted after other people’s everyday carry items, and still been left in the dark more often than you’d like. After looking at the various EDC lights for sale, though, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by abbreviations, figures, graphs,…

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Importance of Gas Analyzers: Benefits of Seitron Gas Testing Equipment

It’s probably safe to say that Australians are more concerned about ambient air quality now than they’ve ever been. And thanks to awareness, legislative action and incidental declines, Australia can proudly boast of having one of the lowest concentrations of airborne fine particulate matter in the world. The unavoidable by-product of even those lowered concentrations,…

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The Whats and the Hows of Wireless HDMI Transmitters

For quite some time now, HDMI has been the standard interface for the transmission of both audio and video from one single source to another. A High Definition Multimedia Interface usually comes in the form of a cable that can connect a TV box to a TV unit, a projector or a computer monitor. Since its…

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Beginner’s Guide to Insulation Resistance Testing

One of the most frequent electrical tests performed both in residential and industrial settings is the insulation resistance test. It measures the resistance between any two points in an electrical circuit to determine the condition of the insulation. In simple terms, it assesses the insulation in wiring, cabling, switches and switchgear, appliances and motor windings…

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How to Prepare for an Off-Road Adventure

Driving off-road requires a completely wide range of skills and sitting traffic will not prepare you for this kind of ride. You must be able to maintain accurate control of your vehicle in a broad range of tricky, continuously changing conditions, and you must be prepared to recover a car that has become stuck, rolled,…

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