• Hydraulic brakes: Basics, Principle, Working, Advantages and Disadvantages
    Automobile

    Hydraulic brakes: Basics, Principle, Working, Advantages and Disadvantages

    The brakes or the system of braking mechanism which are operated and applied by liquid or oil pressure from controlling mechanism to braking mechanism in order to slow down or completely stop the vehicle is known as hydraulic brakes. In simple language, hydraulic brakes are brakes which uses oil pressure for braking action. Main parts of hydraulic brakes: The main parts of hydraulic brakes are: 1) Master cylinder: The master cylinder, also known as the master brake cylinder, converts the pressure on the brake pedal to hydraulic pressure by feeding brake fluid into the brake circuit and controlling this according to the mechanical force. Disc and drum brakes, both uses…

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    Cosmos

    What are Satellites?

    What are Satellites? Satellites are revolving bodies which revolve around the orbit of a body. As we all know there are two types of satellites in human history i.e. Natural Satellite and Artificial satellite (human made). In Natural satellite, objects like Moon, asteroids, small dwarf stone etc. comes which rotates around the planet. Anything man-made which rotates around the planet for certain time period is called artificial Satellite. According to NASA “a satellite is an object that moves around a larger object. We can say, Earth is a satellite because it moves around the sun. The moon is also a satellite because it moves around Earth. Earth and the moon…

  • Top 152 cafes near me in Jaipur
    Travel

    Cafes near me: A list of 15 best and top cafes near you in Jaipur

    Jaipur- the pink city is a city of forts, literature and peoples. A new culture is gaining popularity in Jaipur i.e. Cafe Culture. You must have seen numbers of cafes in a small area near you. Just imagine if there are 2-3 cafes in a colony what will be the number of cafes in whole Jaipur. You search cafe near me on Google and get hundreds of cafes and get confused. Nowadays, we choose a Cafe for spending, precious time with our loved one, for celebrating our birthday, to read a book or to enjoy some time. Things we look in a ‘Cafes near me’ before choosing them are: The size of the Cafe for events…


  • Construction and Working of Air brakes | Becurious.co.in
    Automobile

    Air brakes: Basics, Components, Working

    What are Air Brakes? Air brake system is a type of braking system which uses compressed air to apply the pressure in order to stop the vehicle. Air brakes are also known as pneumatic brakes. The first air brake was invented by George Westinghouse, he introduced this type of brake for the use in trains. Air brakes are widely used in heavy vehicles like trucks and buses because they are heavy in weight and they need more effort on brake pedal to stop them, and for comfortably braking them air brake is good as it has high potential energy and does not requires much effort to push the brake pedal.…

  • Travel

    17 Less Known Places near and in Jaipur which are must visit

    Jaipur- the pink city is a major tourist destination and attraction among Indians as well as foreigners also. It has a wide variety of tourist attractions as well as natural beauty including less known places in Jaipur. But when we talk about the places, most of the people know about few popular places like: Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, Amer fort, Nahargarh fort, Albert Hall Museum, City palace etc. Many people don’t have any idea about the beautiful less explored places of Jaipur which are great tourist attractions as well. We have prepared a list of 17 less known places of Jaipur which are nearby or a small distance away from…

  • Travel

    Things you must know about Dravyavati River Rejuvenation Project

    What Is Dravyavati River Rejuvenation Project? Dravyavati River is the glory of Jaipur. It was once a thriving river which turned into a drain (Amanishah Naalah). This rejuvenation project is based on the concept of watershed rehabilitation, flood prevention, pollution treatment and recovering the lost ecology of the river. The project involves course correction, sewage interception and treatment and value creation, all of which will help restore the historic river of the city and nurture a harmonious relationship between the citizens and nature. “A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow.” Evolution of the river Historically the river served as an important source of water for the…

  • Travel

    Gracious Diwali (2018) in Jaipur

    Fig: View from Nahargarh fort, Jaipur Diwali the “festival of lights” is the most prestigious festival in INDIA. It is a festival of 5 days which are as: • Dhanteras (5 November 2018) • Choti Diwali or Roop chauds (6 November 2018) • Diwali (7 November 2018) • Govardhan Pooja (8 November 2018) • Bhaidhuj (9 November 2018) On these 5 days countless earthen diyas and candles are lighted up. The sky is full of firecrackers which makes it very beautiful. All the houses and shops are decorated with beautiful lights and flowers on these 5 days. The main market i.e. Chandpole market and Jhotwara market are beautifully decorated with…


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    Automobile,  Featured

    Engine Oil : Its Types, Different Grades and its Properties

    Engine oil: Engine oil is a type of lubricant which is used to lubricate the internal components of IC Engine. It is quenched by oil pump to all the internal moving parts of the engine. Engine oil are present in large varieties in the market with specified volume (like 900ml,1 litre, 1.15 litre, etc). Main functions of an engine oil are: To reduce the temperature: As there are number of moving parts in an engine. They relatively move at  very high speed depending on engines’s rpm. So they will produce heat in large amount. The engine oil helps in reducing that heat so that moving parts can move at high…

  • Cosmos

    Interesting Things you must know about Neptune and Pluto

    NEPTUNE : [nɛpˈtuːnʊs] According to the Mythology in Roman empire Neptune is God of Sea his brother was Jupiter (Zeus)King of Gods and Pluto(Hades)  Devil God or King of Underworld. In Greek he was called Poseiden God of Fresh water. Neptune had the reputation for having a violent temper. Tempests and earthquakes were a reflection of his furious rage. He was depicted as a bearded man holding a trident and seated in a seashell drawn by sea-horses. Neptune is the eighth and furthest planet from the sun. Neptune’s atmosphere gives it a blue colour which is fitting with it being named after the Roman god of the sea. Neptune is…

  • Travel

    Biodiversity in Jaipur: Flora and Fauna of Jaipur

    What is Biodiversity? Biodiversity is the variety of plants and animal life in the world or in this biosphere. It is also known as biological diversity. According to Wilcox, the definition of biodiversity is Biological diversity is the variety of life forms…at all levels of biological systems (i.e., molecular, organismic, population, species and ecosystem)   What is the importance of Biodiversity? Biodiversity helps in maintaining the stability of the ecological changes. Everything has its own importance at its place. Without biodiversity the ecological stability will be in danger. The more the biodiversity, the more is the better ecosystem as all the things in this world are co-related.    Biodiversity in…