• The Top Resource for Unwanted Gold and Silver

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    Experts estimate that humans have mined over 166,600 tons of gold throughout the history of the world. Of course, it is impossible to know that for sure, because there are many centuries and cultures for which no written records exist. Therefore, we should all take such a claim with a grain of salt. Regardless of it’s accuracy, civilizations all around the world have been exchanging gold for centuries, because people recognized the rarity of gold, silver, and other rare natural resources early on.

    Today, it seems like there is a store on every corner with a big sign exclaiming that they want to buy gold and silver, if you actually have any gold and silver for sale. Since more than half of all gold mined in the United Continue Reading

  • Your Eyes Deserve Designer Protection

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    Everyone knows that it is important to protect your skin from the sun, but did you know that UV radiation can damage your eyes as well? The Mayo Clinic warns that the cornea and lenses in your eyes, as well as the surrounding skin, can be damaged by UV exposure, and are best protected with shading and sunglasses. Not protecting your eyes from harsh exposure can contribute to macular degeneration, and certain kinds of cataracts. Fortunately, there are three premier brands that lead the rest in prescription, and non-prescription, sunglasses options.

    Oakley

    If you want to be able to enjoy cycling, golf, water or snow skiing without succumbing to the glare of the sun, then quality sports glasses are necessary. Oakley sunglasses are known for being able to withstand extreme conditions, while not Continue Reading

  • If Your Sunglass Lenses Are Broken or Scratched, Be Sure to Get Replacements

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    Do you wear sunglasses on a regular basis, but you’ve recent broken or scratched the lenses? Perhaps you are ready to switch to lenses that are more effective in protecting against UV rays. After all, without the proper eye protection, this sort of harmful exposure can lead to macular degeneration and even cataracts. There is no need to disregard a perfectly good set of frames when you can easily get replacement lenses for sunglasses.

    If you are thinking about expenses, or how much to replace sunglass lenses, you may do well to consider purchasing them from a company that offers free shipping, anywhere in the world. Whether you wear Oakley brand sunglasses or you need Continue Reading

  • Doing the Small Things Really, Really Well

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    Some things we just don’t think about. We may pass them everyday—we may even use them from time to time—but until we rely on those small, seemingly insignificant things for our livelihood or our safety, we see them as minor details that don’t bear thinking about. But just ask any rock climber or long-distance trucker about the value of “insignificant” things like straps or buckles, and see what kind of answer you get.

    Straps, webbing, buckles, D-rings, belts… all of it must be made to withstand tremendous forces. Straps must maintain and secure literally tons of weight, with forces acting on it from multiple directions (as from the G-forces generated by a flatbed truck on a winding road). Designs are created with directional stresses in mind, as well as flexibility and versatility. And swivel- Continue Reading