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  • Aruban guilder
  • American wire gauge.
  • Arbitrary waveform generator.
  • Arrayed waveguide grating.


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  • AWG is one possible cause, but obviously not the only one.

    Matthew Yglesias » Today in Pessimism

  • I bring this up, because, 4 years ago I was a convinced believer in AWG!!!!

    A Confession

  • More than 100 Thai security personnel searched a Russian-built IL-76 military air transport bearing the designation AWG 732 when aircraft, which flew from North Korea asked permission to land at Bangkok's domestic Don Mueang airport to refill fuel.

    MCOT English News

  • All other wires are 18 AWG, which is the minimum required gauge to be used.


  • All wires are 18 AWG, which is the correct gauge to be used.


  • Despite the African protest, backed by India, China and other developing countries, there was no forward movement on fixing emission reduction targets for rich countries - the responsibility of the other working group, called the AWG on Kyoto Protocol - for the period beyond 2012 when the first commitment period for Kyoto comes to an end.

    Top Headlines

  • Most wires are 18 AWG, which is the correct gauge to be used, but the main motherboard cable and the EPS12V cable use 16 AWG wires


  • It should also be noted that the AWG proponents have already been caught out several times in outright lies (Mann and Hansen being notable examples).

    Jack Schmitt on Global Warming - NASA Watch

  • AWG, its clear to me that you dont understand the point of a constitution. in order for the individual mandate to be legal it has to (1) be constitutional and (2) be duly enacted by congress.

    Matthew Yglesias » Constitutional Objections to Health Reform

  • It is the forerunner to AWG, establishing the precedent of the “monoculture.”

    Coyote Blog » Blog Archive » Dangers of a Monoculture — Reactions to the CRU Emails


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