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Is it acceptable to answer old questions?

I've been using the search feature to find unanswered questions and if possible answer them. One question I found today is answerable, however, the question is 3 years old. Is it acceptable to answer ...
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Improving a Tumbleweed

I posted the question "Security door with lock guard" last week and today it earned the Tumbleweed badge. I tried to be as clear as I could, but it's difficult when I don't know the name of what I'm ...
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Strategies for dead questions?

When I join a SE site I often look through unanswered questions and try to answer as many of those as I can. However on this site there seems to be a lot of "dead" questions, by which I mean that ...
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