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What Is a Jack of All Trades?

A jack of all trades refers to a person who knows a lot of things and can do a variety of tasks. Te word jack can be traced back as early as the 13th century when that name was so common as is it a name that connotes masculinity, bravery and also refers to certain tools that men use in their work....

10 Must Read Books for 2011

10 Must Read Books for 2011

Everyone needs a healthy hobby and curling up with a great book is one of the best ways to nurture your self and expand your mind. Here are some suggestions for books that are guaranteed to entertain, enlighten, or feed your mind, belly, and soul. Purchase (or pre-order) any one or all of the 10...

10 Best Outdoor Gifts

10 Best Outdoor Gifts

Anyone who loves the outdoors will benefit from quality tools and products developed to enhance any adventure. We've compiled a list of great gadgets for nearly every hiker, camper, athlete, angler, and backpacker on your shopping list.

10 Best Remote Control Cars and Trucks

10 Best Remote Control Cars and Trucks

Remote control cars and trucks are one of the most favored treasures of childhood. Fortunately, just because people grow up, does not mean people have to outgrow RC vehicles. We've collected a list of the best RC products available for young and old enthusiasts. Here's our list of the 10 Best...

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Now You Can Buy Your Own Aircraft Carrier

Looking for a place with a water view, lots of garage space, and a flight deck? Do you have $3,000,000 in the bank, and can you afford to tow a ship across the Atlantic? If so, you're in luck: the Royal Navy is selling the HMS Invincible, an aircraft carrier decommissioned in 2005. Fans of Top...

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What Does “Concealment” Means?

Concealment is the act of hiding something from public view. The thing being hidden can be kept under clothing, inside a bag or vehicle. Basically, there are three types of concealment. In the military, this is referred to as camouflage or CCD wherein the object or person is not easily seen as is...

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What Is a Concealed Weapon?

A concealed weapon is any kind of weapon that can harm people and is carried secretly in public. The weapon such as a handgun may be hidden under a person’s shoes, clothing, luggage or vehicle. In the United States, laws on concealed weapon vary from state to state. However, it is common for each...

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How to Prepare for a Career in Landscape Design

Are you considering a career in landscape design? Landscape designers are in charge of visualizing and planning residential and commercial landscaping. They need to have an eye for spatial layout as well as the overall cohesive feel of multiple parts of the project. Below we've put together a...

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How to Prepare for a Career as a Gunsmith

Interested in pursuing a career as a gunsmith? We've put together these five steps to help you prepare. These tips are summarized from the article How To Become A Gunsmith which you can read for more detail. High school students interested in becoming a gunsmith may prepare with courses like:...

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How to Prepare for a Career in Dog Obedience Training

Are you a dog lover?  Do you have experience training dogs?  If so, you should consider a career in dog obedience training.   A dog obedience trainer specializes in teaching dogs to listen to commands and respond appropriately.If this sounds like a job you'd enjoy, we've put together...