the austin-healey sprite is a small open sports car which was produced in the united kingdom from 1958 to 1971. the sprite was announced to the press in monte carlo by the british motor corporation on 20 may 1958, two days after that year's monaco grand prix.it was intended to be a low-cost model that 'a chap could keep in his bike shed', yet be the successor to the sporting versions of the .
alfred becker 20 august 1899 – 26 december 1981 was a german engineer and artillery officer who served during the first and second world wars. he was born and raised in krefeld.a mechanical engineer by training, he is best known as being the primary person responsible for taking obsolete captured british and french vehicles and refurbishing and redesigning them into useful instruments for .
hms new zealand was one of three indefatigable-class battlecruisers built for the defence of the british empire.launched in 1911, the ship was funded by the government of new zealand as a gift to britain, and she was commissioned into the royal navy in 1912. she had been intended for the china station, but was released by the new zealand government at the request of the admiralty for service .
columbia pictures industries, inc. commonly known as columbia pictures or simply columbia is an american film studio and production & distribution company that is a member of the sony pictures motion picture group, a division of sony entertainment's sony pictures subsidiary of the japanese multinational conglomerate sony corporation.
ebertfest is an annual film festival held every april in champn, illinois, united states, organized by the college of media at the university of illinois. roger ebert, the tv and chicago sun-times film critic, was a native of the adjoining town of urbana, illinois and is an alumnus of the university. founded in 1999 as 'roger ebert's overlooked film festival', this event is the only long .
the lower armoured deck was generally only 1 inch 25.4 mm thick except outside the citadel where it was 2.5 inches 64 mm . the upper armoured deck was situated at the top of the upper armour belt and was also only 1 inch thick. the forecastle deck armour ranged from 1.25 to 1.5 inches 32 to 38 mm .
von willebrand disease vwd is the most common hereditary blood-clotting disorder in humans. an acquired form can sometimes result from other medical conditions. it arises from a deficiency in the quality or quantity of von willebrand factor vwf , a multimeric protein that is required for platelet adhesion.as well as humans, it is known to affect several breeds of dogs.
this results in the projected plate area of the lamella clarifier taking up approximately 50% of the space of a conventional clarifier. plate spacing: typical spacing between plates is 50 mm, though plates can be spaced in the range of 50–80 mm apart, given that the particles > 50 mm in size have been removed in pre-treatment stages.
this is a list of photographs considered the most important in surveys where authoritative sources review the history of the medium not limited by time period, genre, topic, or other specific criteria. these images may be referred to as the most important, most iconic, or most influential—but they are all considered key images in the history of photography.
the rover sd1 is both the code name and eventual production name given to a series of executive cars built by the specialist division later the jaguar-rover-triumph division of british leyland bl , under the rover marque. it was produced through its specialist, rover triumph and austin rover divisions from 1976 until 1986, when it was replaced by the rover 800.
malat1 was identified in multiple types of physiological processes, such as alternative splicing, nuclear organization, epigenetic modulating of gene expression, and a number of evidences indicate that malat1 also closely relate to various pathological processes, ranging from diabetes complications to cancers.
the invention of the camera in the early 19th century led to an array of lens designs intended for photography.the problems of photographic lens design, creating a lens for a task that would cover a large, flat image plane, were well known even before the invention of photography due to the development of lenses to work with the focal plane of the camera obscura.
the irishman also titled onscreen as i heard you paint houses is a 2019 american epic crime film directed and produced by martin scorsese and written by steven zaillian, based on the 2004 book i heard you paint houses by charles brandt.it stars robert de niro, al pacino, and joe pesci, with ray romano, bobby cannavale, anna paquin, stephen graham, stephanie kurtzuba, jesse plemons, and .
subaru produced a specialized vehicle for the national ski patrol based on the 2.5xt turbo. it includes diamond plate floor, rear steel walls, a 9,500-pound winch and a roof-mounted toboggan. the vehicle was unveiled in the 2008 sema show. facelift. in 2010 for the 2011 model year, the subaru forester received a new grille insert. an optional .
blackberry passport silver edition hardware edit the passport features a square-shaped 4.5-inch ips lcd display with a resolution of 1440×1440, as opposed to a 16:9 display, making the passport considerably wider than other phablets currently available. 13
the wm and wn series holden caprice also marketed as the holden statesman are a line of full-size/executive cars produced by the australian manufacturer holden from september 2006 to october 2017, sold primarily in australia and new zealand. they were also exported in various guises to the united states, the middle east, china and south korea. the range debuted alongside the smaller ve .
lufthansa traces its history to 1926 when deutsche luft hansa a.g. styled as deutsche lufthansa from 1933 onwards was formed in berlin. dlh, as it was known, was germany's flag carrier until 1945 when all services were terminated following the defeat of nazi germany.in an effort to create a new national airline, a company called aktiengesellschaft für luftverkehrsbedarf luftag , was .
wag 7 is the name of a type of electric locomotive used in india.it is the 7th class of wide gauge's w ac charged a and freight-dedicated g-goods locomotives. built by chittaranjan locomotive works and bhel, jhansi to rdso specifications. on 3 august 1992, the first wag-7 locomotive was inaugurated and christened the name shantidan in honor of mother teresa.
the system used a lens mount called a-mount, with a flange focal distance 44.50 mm, one millimeter longer, 43.5 mm, than the previous sr mount from 1958. the new mount was wider, 49.7 mm vs 44.97 mm, than the older sr-mount and had a longer flange focal distance making old manual lenses incompatible with the new system.
blu-ray disc bd , often known simply as blu-ray, is a digital optical disc data storage format. it was designed to supersede the dvd format, and is capable of storing several hours of video in high-definition hdtv 720p and 1080p . the main application of blu-ray is as a medium for video material such as feature films and for the physical distribution of video games for the playstation 3 .