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Giving your Home a Face Lift with House Signs
Giving your Home a Face Lift with House Signs
Category: Signs about and guidelines
Author: Dennis Hughes
Posted: 18-03-2015 06:22
Views: 1821
Comments: 0
Synopsis:

Personalized house signs are a great way to provide the exterior of the home with individuality and character that displays taste and elegant decoration. There are many benefits to having a house sign created including: reinvigorating the exterior of the home, providing character and practicalities such as visibility. Some of these signs indicate direction and mark streets.  There is an extensive range of signs to select from.

Creating Personalized Items with Glass Engraving
Creating Personalized Items with Glass Engraving
Category: Glasses and Box glass sets
Author: Dennis Hughes
Posted: 13-03-2015 08:53
Views: 1784
Comments: 0
Synopsis:

Glass engraving is not a new thing.  Many people have been doing this as a hobby and making money for decades. Engraving has been an art practiced since time immemorial. But now times have changed and there’s a better method of engraving.  Engraved items are ideal for gifts and are perfect for occasions such as wedding and anniversaries.  They can be given as awards, trophies or as a thank you gift.

Flatbed Printing on difficult substrates
Flatbed Printing on difficult substrates
Category: Printing
Author: Dennis Hughes
Posted: 25-02-2015 02:04
Views: 1857
Comments: 0
Synopsis:

Inkjet printing  using flatbed printer is one of the biggest challenges as more substrates are in the mix. A colour print may look good, but failure occurs without good adhesion to substrate, resulting in early failure in life of finished product.

What Modern Engraving Services Have to Offer
What Modern Engraving Services Have to Offer
Category: Engraving
Author: Dennis Hughes
Posted: 24-02-2015 06:00
Views: 1244
Comments: 0
Synopsis:

Engraving services are the art you need to personalise something. With these services something normal turns into a personalised gift or award. Experienced jewellers and engravers turn whatever you take to them to them to something better and unique.

The Importance of Desk Name Plates
The Importance of Desk Name Plates
Category: Signs about and guidelines
Author: Dennis Hughes
Posted: 20-02-2015 05:48
Views: 2285
Comments: 0
Synopsis:

When you have an office, having a desk name plate is essential to complete your professional look. It is how your colleagues or staff knows who you are in that company or organisation. The plates make it easier even for visitors in your firm or work place to address you professional.

The Ever Important Office Signs
The Ever Important Office Signs
Category: Signs about and guidelines
Author: Dennis Hughes
Posted: 14-02-2015 04:10
Views: 1598
Comments: 0
Synopsis:

When you have a running business, getting an office sign is a very wise move. Office signs are your guidance in letting people knows exactly what your business is about or the services that you are offering. It’s also how you welcome them or direct them to you.

Details of Professional Engraving services
Details of Professional Engraving services
Category: Engraving
Author: Dennis Hughes
Posted: 21-01-2015 03:58
Views: 2138
Comments: 0
Synopsis:

When it comes to offering engraving services today, there are two main methods of engraving that are dominating the industry. These are laser and R&I rotary engraving. It is true that there are those who still stick to the traditional pantograph machine but in order to meet today’s market demands the two main methods are applied.

Office Signs; Image, Direction, the Dimension and Special needs
Office Signs; Image, Direction, the Dimension and Special needs
Category: Engraving
Author: Dennis Hughes
Posted: 17-01-2015 05:17
Views: 1801
Comments: 0
Synopsis:

Office Signs; Image, Direction, the Dimension and Special needs

There is more to office signs than an alert installed outside to inform others of your location. As much as outdoor signs are deemed as necessary, the signs in the office also have important uses.

Glass Engraving; Glass is the new act of Class
Glass Engraving; Glass is the new act of Class
Category: Engraving
Author: Dennis Hughes
Posted: 07-01-2015 06:04
Views: 1997
Comments: 0
Synopsis: When it comes to awarding people for their achievements, there are many types of awards to choose from. Many times it could be a plaque or a trophy but with the passing of time there is something new to show just how much one had been appreciated for what they have done.
The Meaning of a Pet Memorial
The Meaning of a Pet Memorial
Category: Custom work
Author: Dennis Hughes
Posted: 22-12-2014 13:16
Views: 1839
Comments: 0
Synopsis: The loss of a pet that was dear and loving to a person can be a hard event to deal with more so if it was unexpected. This is why it is necessary to have something special planned for the final send off for both you and the pet.

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Dennis Hughes on Keeping your solar in production
Isolation of Local voltage from Grid voltage.
On 27th December an EDGEIQ unit was installed. Manufacturer in Richmond Victoria Edgeelectrons. With some feedback and external programming, this unit now maintains local internal voltage at 230 +-1 V. As a result Solar panel production is back to almost full potential.
There are some limitations, For 1 phase in our case. The unit...

Dennis Hughes on Keeping your solar in production
After ongoing advice to Grid supplier United energy. The lowest voltages have been achieved since August 2018. In best situation. The daily ranges:
100 minutes at 255 V or higher, ( No solar power generation )
200 minutes at 253 V ( 40% of potential generation )
200 minutes at 252 V ( 60% of potential generation )
300 minutes at 251 V ( 80% of potential generation...

Dennis Hughes on Keeping your solar in production
Results of final step down in voltage is unknown until end of month. I have found a device EDGEIQ. This is looking a promising addition, It adjusts the voltage across it's "gateway" so adjusts voltage down from grid to nominal 230 V. It allows generation to continue, and adjusts excess solar generation so it can be fed to grid up to 257 V
The other benefit is reduction of purchase from...

Dennis Hughes on Keeping your solar in production
Follow up on status of over grid voltage. Preventing solar power generation
This began on 28 August and continues as of today 19 October. Voltage measured within local home with solar power generation cut to zero i.e due to external supply voltage is 255 - 262 Volts. Partial generation occurs for parts of day when Grid voltage is in range 250 - 255 Volts
United energy ( local grid...

Dennis Hughes on Guide to entering your details for House signs
Font will not change price. Once you choose length, and timber, price will change with the following options: Metallic Plate, Border, Image, and Mounting.

Tommy Pohlner on Guide to entering your details for House signs
a price on a 600mm x 135mm treated pine house sign reading POHLNER'S PATCH. Still to decide font.

Sue Murphy on Family photo frames expandable with interlocking jigsaw shape
What a great idea these picture frames are. I love mine they are so amazing when you get them all together with various family member shots!

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