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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Many entrepreneurs believe that purchasing new manufacturing equipment is the option when replacing failing machinery. Sometimes buying a new piece of equipment is the only option. This is true when technology has changed and used or refurbished equipment will not keep pace with the changes.
Thu, 23 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400In our previous article we discussed the impact that aging equipment has on running a business. We talked in-depth about how proper maintenance and regular electrical component part replacement, electrical equipment can continue to function properly. Power circuit breakers require regular maintenance to guarantee accurate function while sustaining equipment warranties. The scale of maintenance recommended on power circuit breakers includes the following...
Sun, 12 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Utility companies continue to face challenges involving future outlook, governmental regulations all while providing safe, secure, reliable and reasonably cost electricity to consumers. Aging equipment used in the distribution of electricity is faced with a unique set of challenges including: population growth, technological advancements, personnel reductions and becoming obsolete.
Wed, 18 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Perhaps one of the largest benefits of purchasing refurbished electrical components comes from the savings to individuals and business owners alike. No matter the undertaking, be it a repair to a home appliance or industrial-grade breaker, it is in your best interest to look for the quality and cost savings in refurbished electrical components.
Sat, 14 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Buying new surplus, replacement parts and equipment is a necessary part of running a business. It is a process that without proper preparation can be stressful, expensive and time consuming. It is important to plan for equipment failure and the need for replacement parts sooner than later.
Tue, 19 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Ethernet/IP is the most popular Industrial Ethernet networking protocol in North American factory automation. ANC converters include ANC-100e, ANC-120e DH+& ANC-300e. Ethernet has become the preferred emerging communications networking option for the plant floor communications. This has created a transition from using field buses in the factory and provided a way to communicate within an entire factory setting including the front office systems.
Wed, 28 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0500Industrial hygiene teams can assist you with your industrial mold removal needs from conducting an Initial Worksite Analysis and Program Review to performing Exposure Monitoring to Design and Implementation of Engineering Controls to minimize or eliminate the hazards.
Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride), is a thermoplastic polymer or a vinyl polymer constructed of repeating vinyl groups. PVC is widely used in construction industry because it is cheap, durable, and easy to assemble. PVC was discovered at least twice in the 19th century, at first by Henri Victor Regnault in the year 1835 and by Eugen Baumann in the year 1872.
Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Toughened glass has more advantage over regular glass because it is processed by controlled thermal. It is safer than regular glass as it will usually shatter into small fragments instead of sharp shards when broken and nowadays being used in windows, glass doors, and cook-ware and in house for windows and glass feature.
Tue, 20 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Manufacturing plants all share one very common challenge-staying on schedule. The pick-up or delivery of finished goods must be on-time to keep customers happy. Deliveries of raw goods must arrive at a specified part of the work day and unloading them into the facility must occur in an orderly fashion.
Mon, 19 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400A heat exchanger is a device that is used to transfer heat from one fluid to another fluid and at the same time preventing the two fluids from coming in contact with one another.
Thu, 15 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Choosing the sort of conveyor roller to be chosen for your conveyor machine is going to be vital in order to make certain productivity and strength. Conveyor rollers are usually categorised within light-duty, medium-duty, plus heavy-duty conveyor rollers. Every one differ not only in the load capabilities they can take, but furthermore maximum speed capacity where the system can function.
Thu, 15 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Roller conveyors are incredibly common due to the overall flexibility that they provide. They're used typically for side reloading, continually pushing off, and gathering the merchandise or adjusting amount of pressure on transporting rollers. The diverse types of roller conveyors help make them ideally suited for moving cargo of many shapes, sizes, and weights.
Thu, 15 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Picking the proper conveyor component for the custom-built conveyor depends mostly upon three points: the weight of materials, reloading technique, as well as discharge strategy. Becoming familiar with these will allow you to come up with the conveyor materials and overall development designed to deliver the utmost effective and long-lasting conveyor for your purposes.
Wed, 14 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Securing machines using bolts and screws is very important. There are various types of Screw Lock Inserts available these days and if you have not heard about these products yet, these are what will hold a screw's bolts, connectors and screws in place. To put it simply, Screw Lock Inserts prevent bolts and screws used in machines from falling apart. Depending on your need, there are different types of Screw Lock Inserts that you can buy. The first type is known as the screw lock agent which is basically oil that stops air flow while bonding and strengthening the screw.
Wed, 14 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400When it comes to castor products, there are different categories like light duty castors, medium duty castors and heavy duty castors. These categories are divided based on the load capacity of castors. These kinds of castors are used in industry to carry different kinds of weights as a part of their production and manufacturing process.
Fri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400In many industries, airflow plays an important role, as workers will have to deal with potentially dangerous fumes. One way to minimize the risk of these fumes is by using a backdraft damper. The reason for this is because a backdraft damper is designed in such a way so as to prevent any type of reverse airflow, yet still allowing airflow in one direction only.
Thu, 01 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400The Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) would certainly have been running frantically if the engineers from Electronic Contract Manufacturing services (ECM) had not supported them throughout. After all, it is the ECMs who look not only over the logistics of designing and manufacturing but also sale and repair of all kinds of electronic components. You just need to close your eyes and think about the intricate PCB assemblage or precision machining to get the idea.
Thu, 25 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400There are several benefits associated with hiring contract electronic manufacturing services. The original equipment manufacturers can enjoy quick delivery and turnaround as well as increase efficiency by focusing on their core competencies through outsourcing to these firms. Overall, it certainly proves to be highly cost effective.
Wed, 24 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400Lots of industries have gained from a CNC machine's usage, and you can find several instances of products made by a CNC router inside your house, like kitchen countertops. The Computer Numerical Controlled or CNC machine is utilized in every division of the manufacturing industry, and this necessitates the services of cnc precision engineers. The CNC router is completely automated, thus cnc machining services complete accurate, high quality work exceptionally speedily. This in turn reduces production time for the manufacturers.
Tue, 23 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400Home improvement, building construction and creating heavy duty metal equipment would never be complete without the use of metals to make a structure sturdy enough to be used. There are several ways to really cut metal, starting from a the more classic way of literally cutting through thick sheets of metal to the more sophisticated and modern, metal laser cutting system. For those who are not yet familiar with metal or steel laser cutting, it is the manner of cutting through sheets of metal using lasers.
Mon, 22 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400A loading dock is a place where trucks go to unload or load their trucks. It is usually located in business buildings and warehouses. Imported cars, food items for export to other countries or for import are just a few of the things that are loaded or unloaded in the docks. The common problem in loading docks is that not all trucks are the same height which makes it tricky to match the dock doors with that of the truck's opening to be able to load things more quickly and more efficiently without anyone getting hurt.
Mon, 22 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400While talking about industrial castors, most of the people wonder what the difference with other castors is. Because castor is a type of equipment that helps to carry different types of loads and weights from one place to another so what's special about industrial castors. As the name suggests it is kind of castor that is solely dedicated for industry use. Actually, irrespective of the type of castors based on its use and place of use they all are same.
Mon, 22 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400Precision engineering belongs to different engineering streams including mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, technology mechanics and engineering concerned with optics. It is used to design and develop new products with high precision that are used in high quality machines, technical accessories and various other features. Moreover, precision CNC machining is used for manufacturing utility machine accessories, nano electro mechanical systems, micro electrochemical system and more.
Tue, 16 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400Efficient power transmission systems are the main force that helps run the industries. Engine lubrication system is extremely important for operation of machineries and automobiles having engines. Most OEMS outsource their needs for engine lubrication systems and power transmission systems to the contract engineering companies to save their workload and money.