Erik Hinrichsen

Joining the US Merchant Marine

This article outlines the process of joining the US Merchant Marine. Read to find out what jobs are available in the Merchant Marine, who to contact to obtain them, and how to obtain the necessary licenses.

The Chemical Formula for Acetate

This article provides an engineering perspective on acetate, an important material in industry. In addition to learning the chemical formula of acetate, readers will find out about some of the most common varieties of acetate, as well as their uses in industry.

Structural vs. Lag Screws

The definitive guide to structural screws and lag screws, this article delves into the design, costs, and ease of use of each type. It also discusses the indications for use of the different screws.