Category: Engineering

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How does a heart rate monitor work and which one should you get?

There’s no doubt that heart rate monitors have revolutionized the way we train for sports. There are two main types of heart rate monitors on the market, both of which have their ups and downs. But which type is better and more importantly, which one should you get? Read more to find out!

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Do larger rotors affect braking performance?

Have you ever wondered by just how much larger rotors affect braking performance? So have I, and as a Mechanical Engineering student, I decided to practice my physics skills and calculate rough estimates for different sized rotors. Turned out larger rotors can increase the braking power by almost 30%!