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The Stud Contact System is a once obsolete ground-level power supply system for electric trams . Studs were set in the road at intervals and connected to a buried electric cable by switches operated by magnets on the tramcars. Current was collected from the studs by a "skate" or " ski collector

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Lake Burley Griffin print that page


Griffin designed the lake with many geometric motifs, so that the axes of his design lined up with natural geographical landmarks in the area. However, government authorities changed his original plans and no substantial work was completed before he left Australia in 1920. His scheme remained

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insulated brackets, typically at intervals of 10 feet (3.0 metres) or so. The trains have metal contact blocks called "shoes" which make contact with the conductor rail. The traction current is returned to the generating station through the running rails. The conductor rail is usually made

Rotary Youth Exchange print that page


Rotary Club that hosts a student provides a Rotarian counselor for the student who is the student's contact person within the club and provides support to the student when needed. Some districts are very active and host and send many students, other districts are less active and host fewer

The Culture print that page

variants include M8 through M16, which are encrypted by various degrees, and are typically used by the Contact Section. Higher level encryptions exist, the highest of these being M32. M32 and lower level encrypted signals are the province of Special Circumstances. Use of M32 is reserved for

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Rugby union print that page


The IRB has been the governing body for rugby union since its formation in 1886. The spread of rugby union grew from the Home Nations of Great Britain and Ireland, and was absorbed by many of the countries associated with the British Empire. Early exponents of the sport included Australia

Smart card print that page


connectors to transmit data. For smart cards that use radio see contactless smart card Contact -type smart cards may have many different contact pad layouts, such as these SIMs A smart card , chip card , or integrated circuit card ( ICC ), is any pocket-sized card with embedded

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A domain name is an identification label that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority, or control in the Internet . Domain names are hostnames that identify Internet Protocol (IP) resources such as web sites . Domain names are formed by the rules and procedures of the Domain

Diffusion of innovations print that page


In 1962 Everett Rogers , a professor of rural sociology published Diffusion of Innovations . In the book, Rogers synthesized research from over 508 diffusion studies and produced a theory for the adoption of innovations among individuals and organizations. The book proposed 4 main elements

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Laser tag is popular with a wide range of ages. When compared to paintball , laser tag is painless because it uses no physical projectiles, and indoor versions may be considered less physically demanding because most indoor venues prohibit running or roughhousing. Contents 1 History