How long has it been since you updated the equipment in your industrial business? Have you been paying for repairs several times each year? Do you perform the right maintenance on each piece of equipment? I had made the mistake of using outdated equipment in my CNC machine shop. That aging equipment cost me a lot of money in repairs each year. As the machine got older, the parts for it became more expensive. If you are considering investing in new equipment for your industrial business, take a moment and visit my website. There, you will learn the steps that I walked through when looking for new equipment that wasn't going to cost me a fortune in the long run.
22 April 2015
Portable air compressors are a savior on a job site, whether you use them to power nail guns, pressure washers, or other tools. Just like any tool, air compressors require respect for proper use and safety. Take the time to train your crew on proper compressor use so you can avoid unnecessary injury and compressor damage. This article will offer some safety tips you'll want to share with your workers.
21 April 2015
It used to be said that someone who could eat pretty much anything without developing severe intestinal distress had a "cast iron stomach." Today, it might be better to call it an "alloy 625 stomach." Alloy 625 is, as its name suggests, a metal alloy (combination of more than one metal) that resists both corrosion and oxidation (rust). Although it has been produced and used since the 1960s, it didn't really become a power player in the industrial world until the 1990s.
20 April 2015
Moving your business to a new location offers you a great opportunity to re-evaluate how your storeroom is organized. It is important to keep some things in mind as you design the layout and shelving for your storeroom so that it is easy to find items and move around. Consider the following tips when setting up and organizing your storeroom in a new location. Use Polymer Shelving To design a useful storeroom, it is a good idea with the right kind of shelving.
18 April 2015
Traditional repairs to a sewer pipe in a commercial or industrial structure could inconvenience customers and employees, and possibly even shut down your business for a period of time as trenches are dug and pipe is replaced. A quicker and less costly alternative, one that would allow your business to continue uninterrupted as repairs are being made, is CIPP or Cured-In-Place Pipe. What is CIPP? CIPP is a seamless liner system for gravity-flow sewers that is installed inside existing pipes with diameters of between 6 and 96 inches.
16 April 2015
When it comes to band saws, the right tires and wheels are is just as important as the right blade. Different tires are designed for different cutting purposes and jobs, so it is important to utilize the appropriate band saw tire when cutting, not only to ensure the best job possible, but also to maintain the integrity of your band saw. The following is a brief description of some of the differences between urethane and rubber band saw tires, and some of the unique advantages of each.