Posted on 01 September 2012.
The businessmen have to do unique marketing techniques to attract the customers. A snack vending machine becomes usual vending machine to sell the snack. This machine is very useful since some customers might need the snacks. Therefore, this machine is built to meet the customers’ need. Nowadays, snacks are not only products which are offered. There are 10 vending machines which sells particular products.
1. Crab Vending Machine
This machine is situated in the Xinjiekou subway station. At the first time when this machine was installed, a lot of people stopped and stared at the crustaceans. Some people only took photos. However, buying crabs from this vending machine is not strange anymore nowadays.
2. Bike Vending Machine
Netherlands becomes the first country introducing the bike dispenser. This machine could be found in the first time in Netherlands in 2005. The bikes are featured with RFID tags in which the company will be able to track its bikes.
3. Gold Vending Machine
This machine was installed in the first time in Abu Dhabi. People can buy gold coins or bars which are backed by a Swabian Fort Knox security.
4. Vending machine for Medical Marijuana
The patients with loss of appetite, the pain, and other ailments caused by marijuana can get the advantage of this machine. The access is very convenient and the price is cheaper.
5. Vending Machine to Release the Anger
The users only need to insert the coin. A piece of China moves forward. It will fall and break. The users will be happy since the anger can be relieved.
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Posted on 04 April 2010.
Tanks have revolutionized the battlefield making the static warfare a thing of the past. Now an army can capture an entire country in weeks or days with these machines charging ahead and destroying all in its path. Hers is a few of them who have done just the same.
1. M1A1 Abrams
This 62-ton American warhorse sits in the top with its 120mm smoothbore cannon, classified Chobham armor and a 1500hp engine giving it a top speed of 40mph. Equipped with advanced fire-control computer and damage control systems, it is surely the most hi-tech. Never defeated in a conventional tank battle but it has suffered in the hit-and-run tactics in Iraq.
The Russians managed to built the perfectly balanced tank with firepower, mobility and easy to produce. More than 84,000 of them were built. Its sloping 65mm armour and the 76.2mm gun was capable of challenging most of the axis tanks. The massed charges of these tanks across the plains of Eastern Europe is one of the famous scenes of the war.
3. Mk.VI Tiger
The rightly feared Tiger tank was the German answer to the allied tank superiority. Its famous 88mm could outshoot any other tank and the 100mm armour was virtually impenetrable. But it was difficult to manufacture and could not be fielded in large numbers.
4. Mark I
World’s first combat tank was introduced in 1916. Though a tin can in the modern era, it was a revolutionary idea back then. The tank was the answer to the stagnant trench warfare in Europe. It was the reason for the allied victories and the father of the modern tanks to come.
This post-war tank saw action nevertheless around the world. It served with the Israelis and the Indians. Its 150mm armour and 105mm gun was a very powerful combination. It performed well against all the other tanks of its generation.
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