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World’s Biggest Diesel Engine

January 9, 2008 No Comments

World’s Biggest Diesel Engine I used to own a sweet little 1984 Mercury Lynx diesel. That little car would get 50 MPG on the highway. The engine was a Mitsubishi, I believe. Well, that was one end of the range of diesel engines. Today's FamilyFirst pick takes a look at the very farthest OTHER end of that range... continue reading...

New:Leaf NWA

October 17, 2006 No Comments

New:Leaf NWA Today's FamilyFirst site has a very personal connection to myself. You see, I created it. I'm going to talk about the site, then go into the mechanics behind it. The site is called New:Leaf NWA. It's the property of a real estate firm my daughter works for (that's her, farthest to the left on the ... continue reading...

The Car Show

April 27, 2001 No Comments

The Car Show When we get into our automobiles to go somewhere, we expect them to start when we put the key in. When we don't, it can be trouble. Unless, that is, we have spent some time at a site like the one today's FamSite visits. Called The Car Show, this site is the online presence of a program hosted... continue reading...

Census 2000 Home Page

January 27, 2000 No Comments

Census 2000 Home Page Have you ever wondered how our government spends our money? I am sure we all have at one time or another. But have ever wondered how they divide it up? What factors go into determining what states get what amount, or what programs are chosen to be funded? If so, then today's FamSite wil... continue reading...

The Basic Mechanics Book

August 18, 1998 5 Comments

The Basic Mechanics Book Have you ever wondered how the transmission in your car works? Or what is a cam? I have always wondered what a thing-a-ma-jig and a doo-hickey were. Today's FamSite is about a book that can help you understand any and everything mechanical. Called The Basic Mechanics Book, it is a... continue reading...