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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110132
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
...Abstract Abstract Time-domain based characterization methods, mainly time-domain reflectometry (TDR) and time-domain transmissometry (TDT), have been used to locate faults in twisted cables, telegraph lines, and connectors in the electrical and telecommunication industry. This article provides...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250025
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... to work for the railroad at the late age of 27. Within two years, Scott was made superintendent of the new Western Division, bringing a single line to Pittsburgh from Philadelphia. Scott was a frequent customer at the telegraph office on railroad business. He decided the railroad should have its own...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270053
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... Telegraphic Wires In accident investigations, while the forensic experts try to determine the primary cause of the accident, the court of inquiry is sometimes concerned about and concentrates on the immediate cause or the event immediately preceding the accident. Knowledge of the immediate cause helps...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180127
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
...-level engineers and, in many cases, jobs may be on the line. Companies are looking for ways to get things done quickly and they need technical signatures. Therefore, pressure is put on engineers. I would propose that you remember a saying I heard once, “The right thing and the expedient thing are rarely...