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Tips for keeping your guitar in good conditions

A good guitar-player is not just playing well but also know how to keep in good condition for both quality sounds and nice finish. When you spend lot of money for best acoustic guitar you should has knowledge about care and maintenance guitar.

care & maintenance guitar

The guitar is not just an instrument it is a good friend. So let treat it well.

Climatic Conditions: Most of high-quality-guitar made by solid woods. As you known, woods are more often effected by climate, specially are temperature and humidity. For guitars, the good humidity is about 60%. Some places has high humidity, you should put some silica gel bag along with guitar into case or put your guitar in air-conditioned rooms.

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Some guitars get high humidity that cause distortions such as light-curved neck but when put it in suitable humidity it will restore good shape. (note: too high humidity, the distortions will large and your guitar can’t restore). The high temperature is not good for guitar too, at 50oC the glue which connecting your guitar will be melt. So do not put guitar at too hot places such as outdoor, fireplace, stove, etc.

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Driving distractions and how they can hinder you

When it comes to driving distractions there are four common ones that come to mind: Food and drink, cell phones and other people. Each individual category has a lot of other sub texts which will be talked about later in this article.


So is this distracted driving a serious problem in the United States? You bet. Distracted driving is what causes more than nine vehicle accidents a day, 1060 of which results in physical injury according to an article on the CDC web site. The same site also suggests that drivers under the age of 20 are more susceptible to a wreck than the rest of us. Which leads to the next question.

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How does one avoid all these distractions? The answer for each distraction is a little bit different.


If you are going to eat drink while driving, first of all it absolutely should never be alcohol. Most states have open container laws which prohibit drivers from having open bottles of alcohol in their vehicle while driving.

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Streamlight TLR-1 HL Review – Full In-Depth Review!

Streamlight TLR-1 HL Review

Editor Rating
+ 9/10 Great Rail-Mounted Tactical Flashlight

+ Easy to operate.
+ Very reasonable cost.
+ Easy to install or remove without wiggle.
+ Suitable for wide range of weapons.

– It does not to have multiple brightness settings.
– The runtime is only around over one hours.


When talk about Rail-Mounted Tactical led flashlights, the Streamlight TLR-1 HL is one of the most famous and popular model. There are so many people have chosen and gotten a high appreciated it. I had a deeply researched and some experienced for TLR-1 HL. In this article, I will share to you about Streamlight TLR-1 HL review, pros & cons, comparing with other models and so on. I hope that what I write here, which give you have further information about the flashlight knowledge or help you understand clearly this model before has the decision purchase it or no.



(taken from the website

The Streamlight TLR-1 HL is powered by two CR123A lithium batteries.

  • Length: 3.39 in. (8.61 cm)
  • Width: 1.47 in. (3.73 cm)
  • Height: 1.44 in. (3.65 cm)
  • Weight: 4.18 ounce (118.6 grams)

The light also has the following features:


  • LED: C4 LED
  • Lens: TIR optic (
  • Output: 12,000 candela peak beam intensity; 630 lumens.
  • Runtime: 1.25 hours
  • Water-resistance: IPX7 waterproof to 1 meter for 30 minutes

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