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How to Use a Lensatic Compass

Learning how to use a lensatic compass isn’t that hard. You do need to know something about its basic components though. Basic Components There are three parts here: the cover, lens and the base. The cover shows the wiring and points used in navigation. It also acts as a protective shield. The base contains the inner workings of the device. The main feature is the dial that shows the compass. The lens on the other hand, has the floating dial. These are only general features of course. Some have more features, but these are present in all. Now that you know its facets, you can learn how to...
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Air Travel Tips

When traveling by air. There are certain restrictions and procedures that apply and certain precautions  that one should take so as to ensure a memorable traveling experience. Here are some air travel tips and air travel restrictions that one needs to be cognizant of. What to And What Not to Have Before you reach the airport, you need to be sure that you know the particular tips and restrictions of the airline on which you are traveling. This information is normally found on the airline’s website. Following the 9/11 terrorist attacks, tighter air travel restrictions have been developed....
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Travel Packing Tips

It is important that when you plan to travel that you adequately prepare. This is especially important for first time travelers to other countries who may not know about the many uncertainties that can arise when traveling abroad. These tips are also important for persons who make business trips and/or have to go to a number of different locations. These travel packing tips will help to keep things of importance safe and secure, and may provide some contingency in case of eventualities. Travel packing tips for documents It may be a good idea to scan a number of your important documents before you...
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How to Build a Rat Rod

With some basic knowledge of cars, building a rat rod on your own is attainable. First off, you need to have the following equipment prepared. Required Tools and Materials Car Chassis Engine Components (tires, pistons, transmission, lights etc) Note: the reason you’re making this car is for speed and racing, so grab all the car parts that you’ll need to have it up to speed. This is what the project is all about so get all the parts ready. Selecting the Car Frame Here are a few guidelines: pick one that is as light as possible. The lighter the components, the less weight the car will carry...
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