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New invention provides mobility for any ability

...between a mobility scooter and a tricycle. It has a cushioned, stable seat; handle bars with a traditional gear shift and hand brake, but also a throttle lever for using the electric motor; slanted rear wheels for stability and an elongated head tube with...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-08/new-invention-provides-mobility-for-
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Mech Journeyman Job in Anchorage 99502, Alaska US | Monster.com

...Delivery Vehicles. Will properly diagnose and perform necessary repairs to gas and diesel-powered engines, hydraulic and air brake systems, and electrical systems. Candidate must be willing to work the 2nd or 3rd shift. Schedules include Monday through...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/Mech-Journeyman-Job-ANCHORAGE-AK-US-136315
Mechanic - Fleet (FT/Days) Job in Anchorage, Alaska US | Monster.com

...gas and diesel repair ? Experience with hydraulic and air brake systems ? Knowledge of internal combustible engines ...Repairing heavy trucks (e.g., working on tractor-trailers, brakes, tires, engines for 10 bays trucks to 18 wheelers, etc...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/Mechanic-Fleet-FT-Days-Job-Anchorage-AK-US
Lube & Tire Technician Job in Anchorage 99501, Alaska US | Monster.com

...required. Knowledge: Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose mechanical issues with various automotive system Knowledge of brakes, drive train, electrical components, vacuum systems, and body. Ability with some supervision to use computer-based...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/Lube-Tire-Technician-Job-Anchorage-AK-US-1
Before you ride, get your bike in tune

...overstretched.For discs brakes, squeeze the brake levers; the resistance...rubbing against the brake pads. Spin the...rubbing.For rim brakes, check the cable...mechanic if: Your brake pads are worn and...replaced, or if your brakes are rubbing, squealing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-05-15/before-you-ride-get-your-bike-in
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Fairbanks man builds elaborate model train layout

...and leave a switch. The trains have speakers on their front grills that broadcast the sounds of roaring engines, squealing brakes or the chatter of conductors talking on radios.Oehrig grew up with a military family in Iowa and Texas. Originally, he favored...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-27/fairbanks-man-builds-elaborate-model
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Commuting by bike: be seen, be safe, and enjoy

...may also want to have it tuned at a bike shop and keep it well-maintained. Frequent commuting takes a toll on a bike's brakes, drivetrain and tires.Most commuters carry some type of pack or bag for lunch, spare clothes, repair kits, cellphone...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-04-24/commuting-by-bike-be-seen-be-saf
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...more than 800 miles without rest. Maintenance at another company was so shoddy that one bus drove despite glaring evidence of brake problems.Federal bus safety regulators said Thursday they shut down those two and 50 other motor coach companies in a major...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-12
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Fairbanks unicyclist completes 100-mile race

...one gear, but it's equipped with a disc brake, which Wilson controls with a lever under the seat. The brake made riding the White Mountains 100 course...legs going downhill," Wilson said of his brake. "If you start spinning too fast, it...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-04-03/fairbanks-unicyclist-completes-1
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Snow fun: Clunky bikes with fat tires catching on

...out in a higher gear. Find a compromise.? Stay off the front brake on the downhills. Descend slowly until you become comfortable with the traction, or lack thereof. Brake far in advance of corners, steep downhills or obstacles.? If...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-02-20/snow-fun-clunky-bikes-with-fat-t
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