Monthly Archives: December 2013

3D Printing Prosthetic Bones

Prosthesis Manufacture. Our rather old cat (estimated 17) has had carcinoma diagnosed in the lower left jaw-bone or mandible. I was shocked & horrified at a recommendation for surgical excision of the whole mandible on the effected side with nothing … Continue reading

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Real Reason Holden / General Motors Closing in Australia

Could it be that the impending free trade agreement between Australia & South Korea has brought down Holden (General Motors) in Australia? The currency hedge in local manufacture argument is negated when they can use factories in Korea instead with … Continue reading

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Street Infrastructure

I have always been annoyed that in some areas, one entity will dig a street up to put in or fix some service then shortly afterwards, another comes along and does it for another service – sometimes shortly after a … Continue reading

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