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How Smoke detectors work

This is a simple and straightforward explantion of the electronics of an ionization type smoke detector
Material Type: Animation
Author: engineering motion, Bill Hammack
Date Added: Mar 31, 2011 Date Modified: Dec 22, 2014
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NFPA 704 Diamond

Clean one-page summary of the NFPA 704 diamond communication tool.
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Brigham Young University
Date Added: Oct 20, 2007 Date Modified: Oct 20, 2007
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Physics of sailing

The physics of sailingFrom Physclips: Mechanics with animations and film.
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Joe Wolfe
Date Added: Jan 06, 2008 Date Modified: Jan 06, 2008
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Reactive Hazards

This video was developed by the US Chemical safety Board and highlights issues with reactivity based on the experience and... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: US Chemical Safety Board
Date Added: Jan 07, 2009 Date Modified: Jan 07, 2009
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Safely Handle Powdered Solids

An article on preventing dust. Excerpted from a book "Guidelines for handling Powders and Bulk Solids" published by AICHE.
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Russell Kahn, Robert Zalosh, Stanley Grossel, Daniel Silva
Date Added: Jan 16, 2008 Date Modified: Mar 11, 2009
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Spontaneous Ignition

"Spontaneous ignition is a possible cause of unwanted fire. It is a complex phenomenon of combustible material ignited... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: K. Sumi, Y. Tsuchiya
Date Added: Mar 15, 2007 Date Modified: Aug 13, 2013
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The Physics of ....Fire

This article from Discover Magazine in 2001 gives a simple explanation of the Physics involved in flame recognition by  fire... see more
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Author: Robert Kunzig
Date Added: Jun 21, 2012 Date Modified: Jun 21, 2012
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Vapor Cloud Explosions

"The paper describes an approach to predicting gasexplosion loads and response which has been developed foroffshore... see more
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Author: P. Hoorelbeke,, Conrad Izatt, J.R. Bakke,, R.W. Brewerton, J. Renoult,
Date Added: Feb 13, 2008 Date Modified: Mar 03, 2010
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What is a fire resistance rating?

The term "fire-resistance" designates the ability of a laboratory-constructed assembly to contain a fire in a carefully... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: George M. Kutcher, Jr., CDT, CSI
Date Added: Aug 30, 2013 Date Modified: Aug 30, 2013
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