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Published: Sat, 17 Feb 2018 19:47:22 -0600


3D Printing Success: What's The Reason Behind It?

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 11:07:36 -0600

3D printing has made a strong stand in the printing industry and has given a tough competition to traditional manufacturing. It has successfully left its impact in every nook and corner of this world. Advancement in 3d printing has affected the production of prototypes, jewelry, architecture, portraits, aerospace and medical field.

Using Water-Less Technologies in the Dyeing Process

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 09:02:16 -0600

Water is a scarce resource and should be used with minimum wastage both in household and industrial applications. Today, along with reducing the carbon imprint it has become utmost essential to sort out the water management problem.

What Are Transformers And How Are They Tested?

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 08:31:51 -0600

Understanding a transformer is not a rocket science, as it is simply a static device, whose main function is to supply power from one source to another. Its working is mainly based on Faraday's Law of electromagnetic induction.

How to Maintain Industrial Power Equipment

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 07:03:14 -0600

Managing critical equipment demands an auditable process to reduce operational risks. It also has an impact on safety, cost, compliance, and operational throughput. With the growing focus on environmental responsibility and sustainability, it is required to implement risk mitigation strategies.

4 Trends CNC Manufacturing Will See in 2018

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 14:35:16 -0600

Fast forward more than 60 years later and the concept of CNC machining has very few differences compared to its predecessor. Though CNC manufacturing still produces three-dimensional directions of output -- X axis, depth and Y axis -- the scope of the process reaches far beyond what anyone could ever imagine. In fact, 2018 is sure to bring new strides in this versatile technique including the following trends:

The Future of Manufacturing

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 15:20:31 -0600

Most of the successful companies focus on improving production processes and enhancing customer relationships. Small companies even pay more attention to meet customization demands and improve productivity. No matter the size of a company, the manufacturer struggles to maximize capacity utilization and achieve annual cost reductions. Implementing innovative production solutions carefully is the only way to achieve these objectives.

Pneumatic On-Off Valve: The Classification and Features

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 10:17:21 -0600

In real life, the pneumatic on-off valve can be found in many applications. This article will discuss the 5 main types of pneumatic on-off valves, explaining their features. A pneumatic valve is driven by the compressed air.

Insulation Covers And Connectors - Important Electrical Accessories

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 08:18:17 -0600

Ease of installation, ruggedness and resistance to environmental factors are the basic characteristics of various electrical accessories such as insulation covers, touch proof terminations consisting of screened separable connectors, etc. The insulation cover or blanket is designed to give a perfect fit around different types of valves, piping, transformers, etc.

Heat Shrink for Safety, Durability and Aesthetics

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 08:39:44 -0600

Cable accessories not only safely secure wires of various sizes to protect the power systems but also bring neatness to the place by covering ugly wires and color coding them. Heat shrink products such as shrink tubes, heat end caps; shrink boots, etc. find application in variety of industries such as aeronautics, automotive, electrical, pharmaceutical, etc What are Heat shrink products?

ASTM D 903 Test Standard Used for Medical Packaging

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 08:46:49 -0600

Medical packaging must be considered as important as the medical device itself. Its integrity and quality must be tested and given equal attention and should not be considered secondary to the device. One of the basic testing standard used for quality assurance testing is ASTM D 903. It is used for conducting peel-seal strength test in packaging material.

Packaged Water Bottle Testing - 3 Important Tests for Every Manufacturer

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:01:07 -0600

With the rising demand for packaged drinking water, the beverage companies are investing a big share in packing and promoting mineral-rich water. But there is a considerable difference in the prices. The reason behind this is quality of packing that is used for packing the water. A good quality bottle has undergone different types of testing and is considered as user-friendly and safe as primary packing.

All About Salt Spray Testing

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 09:17:59 -0600

A salt spray test is also called corrosion testing and is performed on metal products. This test estimates the resistance of surface coating against the corrosion initiating conditions. In neutral salt spray test, the specimen is exposed to the saline fog for a specific duration.

Importance of Melt Flow Index Testing in Polymers

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 08:16:49 -0600

Polymers are used in manufacturing a wide range of products. A good quality polymer can bring profit and branding, whereas low-quality polymer can bring safety issues, sales loss, and downfall in branding. Hence, an efficient polymer test method is used by manufacturers to rank the polymer material by evaluating its melt flow properties.

The Benefits of Entering Into a Service Contract for Your Industrial Weighing Equipment

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 10:30:32 -0600

The servicing and ongoing maintenance of your industrial weighing scales is hugely important to your overall business resilience and efficiency. By keeping your weighing equipment in good working order, you will minimise downtime, be certain of weight accuracy and ensure customers are always delighted with your products and services.

Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene Tubing

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 14:41:18 -0600

UHMW-PE stands for Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene. It is the highest quality polyethylene (PE) available, designed for heavy duty work and a wide range of applications.

Types of Pressure Relief Valves

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 14:06:50 -0600

Relief valves, which are also known as pressure relief valves are the unique type of safety valves that are used to bring the pressure of a system under control. Pressure is a very important aspect of any system which also has the capacity to upset the entire operation if not kept under proper control. The working principle of the pressure relief valves is to release the excessive pressure from a system by releasing the pressurized fluid through an auxiliary passage. There are numerous pressure relief valve manufactures in the market, but only a few of them meet the expected industrial standard.

How Are PCBs Manufactured? Find More Relevant Details Here

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 08:58:59 -0600

Not many people know but producing printed circuit boards requires a lot of effort. Read on to find out what is involved in the production effort.

Promoting the Benefits of Work Order Software

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 10:23:11 -0600

Promote the benefits of using work order software to your organization and to the maintenance personnel tasked with using the software. This ensures buy-in and leads to a successful implementation of the software solution.

Importance of Cable End Caps in the Cable Accessories Kit

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 08:00:09 -0600

The place of cable accessories cannot be undermined in any power distribution system. Cable accessories play an important role of connecting and securing differently sized and shaped cables and offer total protection to the internal and external power equipment.

Heat Shrink Tubing - Best Protection to Your Cables & Wires

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 07:59:17 -0600

Heat shrink products are commonly used in several applications such as automotive, electrical and networking for insulating and protecting cable wires from environmental stress. Several products like heat shrink tubes, heat shrink boot, heat shrink end caps, heat shrink cable sleeves have found their way into heavy duty applications as well as general purpose ones.

What Are the Advantages of Using a Laser Cutter Machine?

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 09:12:29 -0600

Laser cutting is a technology which uses this light for cutting materials and is used typically for manufacturing applications in the industries. Many hobbyists along with small businesses and schools are also beginning to use this technology.

Tin Plating - What Is It?

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 07:26:31 -0600

During this industrial process various metal objects are coated using a thin layer of tin and can be applied to a variety of base metals. These can include copper, steel, and iron. When applying this thin layer of tin it will help to improve the metal's appearance for particular applications. It can also help to increase their durability and performance. Once the tin has been applied to the metal base it results in material that is referred to as tinplate.

The Use of Laser Cutting in Sheet Metal Prototyping

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 10:29:50 -0600

Though there are a number of ways that sheet metal can be shaped and cut, few are as precise, reliable and cost effective as laser cutting. The technology involved in laser cutting is so effective that a continuation and improvement of its future capabilities is inevitable. Categories of Laser cutting Tools Laser cut is a versatile tool whose use can be applied across a broad spectrum of materials such as stone, glass, wood, plastic and sheet metal.

Pros and Cons Of Motors

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 07:17:08 -0600

There are two different types of motors, there are the stepper motor and the servo, an example of the servo motor is the HC-KFS43 and HC-MFS23. These are some of the best Mitsubishi servo motors on the market today. In this article, we look at some of the pros and cons of these two types of motors and why the servo motors are the best.

Printed Circuit Boards - Uses, Advantages, Materials, and Manufacturers

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 08:51:02 -0600

Need to find a printed circuit board manufacturer? Before you move ahead with that, check some of the aspects mentioned below to help you in the research process.

The Advancement in Technology of, Especially in Case of Greaves Gearboxes Are Remarkable

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:05:41 -0600

Gearbox is one of the integral components of several industries. They operate as the source of power transmission for almost every form of function that takes place in the industrial sector. With time its industrial application has seen a steep rise, as a result of which manufacturers are producing exceptional range of gearboxes so as to meet the increasing demands.

Conveyor Belt - Back To Basics

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:30:12 -0600

In case you don't know, a conveyor belt is a type of carrying medium for a strong belt conveyor system. There are many types of it out there. Typically, it is composed of a few pulleys with a loop of carrying medium that circulates about them. When the pulleys are powered, they move the forward on the belt. These pulleys are known as the drive. On the other hand, the unpowered one is known as the idler pulley. Let's know more.

How To Choose The Very Best Water Treatment System For Your Plant

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 09:58:43 -0600

For professional companies using raw water for their plant, some form of raw water treatment program is generally necessary to ensure a competent plant production approach and quality produced products. The very best raw water treatment program shall help avoid expensive plant downtime, costly maintenance fees, rather than having the ability to sell its products in the market, among other problematic situations.

Centrifugal Pumps - Components & Purchase Considerations

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 13:23:05 -0600

Pumps of several kinds and meant for fulfilling several purposes are available in today's times. Amongst the whole lot, centrifugal pumps are one variety that is most commonly used in commercial and industrial applications. Centrifugal pump is a mechanical device that helps in transferring several kinds of liquids like water, oil, brine, chemicals or volatile liquids.

Increase the Longevity of Wooden Pilings Through Dock Pile Caps

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 09:00:15 -0600

There can be nothing more beautiful than watching the long stretch of wooden pilings fitted on to the planks at a pier, marina or a docking facility. If the pilings are left open then that becomes a favorite perching spot for birds haunting the water-side.

Automation Engineering And Manufacturing

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 08:32:01 -0600

It is impossible for a company to compete in any engineering field without implementing innovative technologies. Being a manufacturer, you have to analyze and consider how new technologies can fit into your industrial setup. The process to implement new manufacturing systems can be complex and expensive. However, a considerate approach and practical engineering solutions can make your business more efficient and profitable. Make sure you consult a reputable automation engineering company that can design custom machines and control systems for your production facility.

Types of Brass Fittings and Uses

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:03:09 -0600

The Fitting is a metal tube straight or angular which connects two pipes carrying fluids or gas. The component which fits Hydraulic and pneumatic systems is a fitting.The following paragraph clearly states what a fitting does and how it functions, by being a conduit to various Pneumatic and Hydraulic systems, these are very susceptible to Corrosion. The Brass is an alloy of Copper and Zinc, which looks similar to the metal Gold, is a pale yellow and a Reddish Coloured metal. The discovery of and its usage dates about 1400 B.C. In the Roman Dynasty, Brass was used in many work areas, in pipeline systems, ornaments, Coins, statues, personal weaponry and Armour. The Brass has an attractive shining surface and comparatively resistant to tarnishing. It can be moulded into any shape by hammering and it can also be drawn or spun into wires. The further addition of other metals like copper and Zinc changes the stiffness, workability and casting characteristics.

Things Worth Knowing About PCB Prototyping

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:51:18 -0600

Wondering how PCBs are manufactured? It all starts with PCB prototyping. Read on to find some of the relevant details and other aspects that matter.

First Class Lube Dispensing - The Cornerstone Of Your Lubrication Management Program

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:10:44 -0600

Cleanliness is the keystone to contamination control when dealing with oil and lubricants within an industrial setting. Dust, dirt, water, temperature and cross contamination are all to be avoided when considering machine life and reliability.

Advanced Rice Blending Solutions

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:48:21 -0600

Rice milling refers to the process of removing the hulls and brans from the raw paddy grains and thus producing polished rice. Rice is a crop that is rich in genetic diversity, having a thousand of variants grown worldwide. Rice is one of the most consumed cereals worldwide. Today, this grain is helping 2/3 of the total world population to sustain. It is life for thousands of people and is also deeply engaged in the heritage of several countries and societies including south Asian countries. About four-fifths of the world's rice is produced by the small-scale farmers and is consumed locally.

Brief on Steel Angle Bars

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:01:12 -0600

Construction is synonymous with steel; no construction project can be complete without some form of structural steel used in it. Structural steel forms are widely used in building frames, bench frames, roof trusses, floor framing, fences, gates, cattle grids, tank stands, scaffolds, rails, car trailers and so on.

What to Look for in Your Fire Fighting Pump

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 10:38:37 -0600

Pumps of varied kinds play a significant role in our daily lives. Pumps are used in swimming pools, aquariums, washing machines, petrol pumps, water fountains; the list is almost endless not to mention fire fighting pumps, sewage pumps, jockey pumps and so on.

5 Pointers for Comparing Printed Circuit Board Manufacturers

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 08:40:24 -0600

Need to find a reliable and well known printed circuit board manufacturer? Read on to discover the factors and aspects that matter in making a choice.

Busbars Ensure Workers' Safety in Electrical Settings

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:13:54 -0600

Busbar's are an important part of any electrical power distribution system. The term is used to denote a thick strip of aluminium or copper that helps in conducting electricity within a distribution board, switchboard, battery bank, substation or any electrical apparatus. They are useful in transmitting large current loads or distributing current to several devices.

Automation And Quality Control (QC) Management

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:08:19 -0600

Industrial automation technology can help manufacturers improve quality by improving inspection and safety while increasing consistency and reducing bad parts. By creating greater workflow efficiency and saving money on wasted materials, automated QC systems boost bottom line and increase the overall efficiency of a working environment.

Encourage Work Order Software Implementation - Make It Easy To Use

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 19:11:44 -0600

Work order software is potentially a large investment in money and time. Like any software product, if it isn't used or isn't used properly the benefits may never be realized. So how do you encourage the effective use of work order software to make this investment payoff?

Securing Construction With Nuts Bolts And Washers In Fabrication

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 14:42:03 -0600

All steel fabrication units need structural members and these must remain connected together with fasteners. We see that the use of these fasteners such as washers, nuts, and bolts makes a structure secure. During the manufacturing or assembly process, we need to make sure that we use the proper thing at the proper place.

Carbon Fiber (CFRP) Trimming and Cutting for the Manufacturing Industry

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 10:28:03 -0600

Cutting carbon fiber (CFRP) can be challenging when holding tight tolerances. Machining carbon fiber can also have additional quality control issues. Learn about Carbon fiber from a raw material standpoint as well as the manufacturing process from raw material production to finished products.

Understanding Roles of a Humidity Control Company

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 08:31:03 -0600

Humidity control systems are very essential especially during certain times of the year. Companies providing such services need a team of proactive engineers that have the necessary knowledge and the ability to complete and deliver high quality. Such companies strive at maintaining and developing customer relationships on a long term.

Important Points To Double Check When Selecting NDT Equipment

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 09:09:17 -0600

NDT Equipment or NDT testing is basically a group of different techniques that are used to evaluate the properties of any particular material or object without causing any damage to the same. This testing is important to identify any flaws, which further helps to prevent a number of disastrous situations. It is most commonly used in sectors like quality control, maintenance and engineering to evaluate the actual state of the material before using it further. Testing of the material gives you accurate results, which saves plenty of time, money and also increase the safety.

Servo Voltage Stabilizer - A Worthy Investment To Protect The Appliances

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 09:04:46 -0600

A Servo Voltage Stabilizer is an electrical device that is used to control the voltage fluctuation. The main aim of this device is to pass the voltage that is sufficient for the appliances and prevent from overloading.

Machine Learning

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 13:36:01 -0500

Machine Learning is the future of technology. It is a part of the family of artificial intelligence. Read the basic fundamentals of machine learning.

All About Motors

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 07:15:58 -0500

Motors are designed to convert electrical energy supplied to them from the power source into mechanical energy. This type of more types are depending force is used to provide power to move and operate machines in industries and robot control panels. The primary interaction that takes place in a motor to bring about this conversion is from the magnetic field of the engine and the winding current.

Metal Fasteners - A Better Option Than The Nylon Ones

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 08:19:36 -0500

Fasteners - a hardware device that is used to affix two different objects together. There is no secret and denying in the fact that these are available in endless forms, designs, types, sizes, and materials. And nylon is one of the common material and fasteners made of it and is very much demanded in plastic applications.

Why Is It Necessary To Operate A Transformer At Voltage Defined On The Nameplate?

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 08:17:49 -0500

We all know that the need of different types of the transformer varies industry to industry because of the need of a voltage in their application. Therefore, it is important and almost compulsory to buy an ideal solution that provides the actual amount of voltage you required for your application and to match its level, there is a nameplate on every single unit.

Why Is The Industrial Sector Demanding An Isolation Transformer?

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 08:16:59 -0500

An isolation transformer is an electronic device that is specially designed with the purpose to supply electrical power to the devices. It is an industrial device, hence widely used in the industrial sectors. This device has the capability to supply the accurate amount of voltage that a device requires.

Pumps - Classification and General Concepts

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 09:21:53 -0500

Pumps are usually classified into two broad categories Rotodynamic pump and Positive Displacement Pumps Rotodynamic Pumps In these pumps, a rotary device with blades, called the impeller drives the liquid. The liquid gets kinetic energy in the process. The kinetic energy is converted into pressure by means of the design of the pump.

Compressed Air and Its Uses

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 09:18:19 -0500

Compressed Air Compressed air has many uses in the industry. Compressing air is an effective means of storing energy and transporting it over large distances. Some of the applications of are As a source of energy to drive machines and pneumatic tools, which are smaller than electrically driven tools.

Powerful Reasons To Switch To Silver Plated Copper Wires

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 08:23:55 -0500

Silver Plated Copper Wire is nothing new; it is just the amalgamation of two different metals, i.e., Copper and Silver. In simple words, you can say a copper wire gets plated with the layer of silver through the electrolytic process. These are highly demanded in today's market and best option to choose for both domestic as well as commercial applications. These are not only used in electrical wiring, but in jewelry making, automobile industry, and many other applications. The reason behind its success and use in different applications are very powerful and one cannot deny from any of them. So, if you are not aware of them, take a look below.

Pan Mixer - An Ideal And Important Machine To Use At A Construction Site

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 08:01:45 -0500

A Pan Mixer is a type of concrete mixer that looks like a big pan and one can easily recognize it among different and wide options. The machine mix material when it rotates in a clockwise and anti-clockwise direction. It mixes homogeneously ingredients together and makes the concrete mixture that further used in a number of applications. This machine has a wide demand in a number of construction sites. These are ideal and available in different sizes and models to meet different customer requirements. They bring a number of benefits to its users and prove to be a very worthy investment.

Questions To Ask Yourself Before Buying A Transformer

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 09:19:16 -0500

Nowadays, we all aware of the fact that a transformer is an integral part of power distribution system. This electrical apparatus designed to convert alternating current as per the need of your application. In an order to reap all the benefits it has to offer, you should make a right purchase of the device because a wrong decision not only thrust your investment in danger but also takes the deadly turn.

Quick Facts and Details Worth Knowing About Printed Circuit Boards

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 08:53:48 -0500

While printed circuit boards are required in a number of industries, how much do you know? Read on to find the relevant facts along with tips on finding a PCB manufacturer.

New Technologies: A Solution to Improve Profitable Growth

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 08:48:19 -0500

Automation is the single most significant factor that can help manufacturers meet their production and growth objectives. Automated machines, industrial robots, intelligent sensors and control systems, advanced quality control (QC) systems are few examples of innovative manufacturing techniques.

Reasons Why You Shouldn't Attempt Electrical Panel Installation By Yourself

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 08:19:38 -0500

Electricity has the power to turn you off, thus, you have to be very careful while working with it. It leads to a number of problems, including injuries to the plant, personnel, and pocket as well. In an order to prevent yourself from such shocks or dangerous, work smartly and keep yourself away from any risk. Especially, when it comes to installing Electrical Panels that are the main power distribution source of your home, office or any other building, so, you have to be double sure about each and every stage.

Simple, Yet Effective Techniques To Reduce Transformer Noise

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 07:50:30 -0500

A transformer is an electronic device made of stainless steel windings and cores and performs the function of supplying power from one source to another through electromagnetic induction. The device is very useful in commercial as well as industrial sectors and more and more people switch to the technology for better power supply.

Clean Your Cable Trays To Keep Them Protected

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 15:26:00 -0500

A Cable Tray is used as an alternative to conduit system in commercial as well as industrial buildings to support and protect the web of wires from the external environment, dust, dirt or any other damage. These are very easy to install even in the hard to reach places. They support the insulated electric wires and keep them safe, but the safety and security of these trays in your own hands.

How to Improve the Warehouse Shipping Process

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 08:40:42 -0500

A few online sales channels work in partnership with you on shipping tasks. Conversely, if you own an online website for your sales, the responsibility for organizing a courier service falls upon your shoulders. So let's look at how to avoid common shipping mistakes and improve your shipping process.

Economical And Eco-Friendly Solution For Heat Exchanger Fouling

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 07:46:00 -0500

The environmental impact of heat exchanger fouling is equally important as the economic impact. The formation of deposits and other contamination is a serious problem for branches of industry in which they play an important part.Using a high-frequency automatic tube brushing system for heat exchanger cleaning not only prevents the formation of fouling and scaling but it also reduce fouling related costs without hurting the environment.

Brief on U-Bolts

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:35:59 -0500

A U-bolt as the name suggests is a bolt whose shape resembles the English alphabet 'U'. It has a curved base and two threaded arms protruding from two sides making the 'U' formation. These bolts are used in a number of industrial and commercial applications.

Why Manufacturers Always Coat The Fasteners Before Selling Them

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:30:25 -0500

Fasteners are the hardware device that is designed with the aim to join and affix two or more objects. They are used in almost every product and there is a different variety available such as Washers, Nuts, and Bolts etc. Fasteners usually have a paint coating on them but, do you know why? Because it provides protection to them.

3 Keys to a Functional Gasket

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:22:40 -0500

Frequent gasket replacement is frustrating and can be costly in machine downtime. Minimize your frustrations and consider if a better gasket could make the difference. When choosing a gasket environment, design and style is essential.

Protecting Storage Tanks From Lightning

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:59:59 -0500

Providing adequate and effective lightning protection for storage tanks constitutes a beneficial and cost-effective step in assuring both personnel safety and reliability. Fortunately, securing such protection is not difficult or complicated, and guidance is readily available. It helps to become familiar with some basic recommended practices and standards for reference.

Brief on Alloy Steel Round Bars

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:36:56 -0500

Have you ever thought why escalators and elevators remain rust-free and steely clean? Why do station structures, underground metros, waste treatment plants do not get affected by rust? This is because these structures use material that is highly durable, reliable and resistant to rust and that material is alloy steel round bars!

What Is A Micrometer And What Are Its Advantages?

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:48:09 -0500

A Micrometer is one of the most important instruments that are used in a number of laboratories to deeply measure even the tiniest components with much precision and accuracy. It is ideal to measure the distance accurately and is a cheaper option than the electron microscope. There are several categories of Micrometers are available for measuring different and almost all the machined surface. It easily measures the thickness as well as the diameter of the object accurately and therefore, it is mainly used for the higher precision measurements such as fine machining and grinding.

Different Applications Of An Industrial Oven You Need To Know About

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:31:26 -0500

An industrial oven is like a heated chamber that is used for a number of applications and also considered as thermal processing machines. A number of industries demand for the device and their need varies as per their application. Every single person when heard about the oven, so, they think of baking food in the kitchen, but, no it has many other applications other than just baking, which increases its demand in the market and especially in the industrial sectors. In case you are not aware of any of its applications, so, here we are to help you out. Read the article below and get to know about its wide applications that help you know a bit more about the device and its requirement in the different industries.

List Of Some Extensive Uses Of Silver Plated Copper Wire

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:00:59 -0500

You might be shocked after knowing the uses of silver plated copper wire. They are not only used in appliances but also have many different uses. The main reason for its high demand is that the copper consist in the wires has a silver coating on it that makes it more resistant. Silver and copper both is the good conductor of electricity hence, they make a good combination together.

Working With PT100 Temperature Sensors

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:20:08 -0500

Highly accurate and stable temperature measurement is possible with a PT100 temperature probe between -200 and +850?C, which makes it a popular choice in many industrial applications. In particular, the high degree of accuracy across the -50 to 150?C range means that it is the preferred choice for temperature measurement in Pharmaceutical applications, such as in sterilisation processes. The following guidelines will help users to specify the correct configuration.

Top Reasons to Install VFD Panels at Your Workplace

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:37:25 -0500

One of the widely used devices in electrical systems, variable frequency drives are adjustable speed drives which help to vary the motor speed by varying the input voltage of the motor. VFDs as they are called are an inherent part of every electrical system ranging from small machinery to large compressors and plants.

Measurement of Liquid Flow in Remote Locations With Portable Flow Meters

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:49:59 -0500

Looking into the use of portable flow meters to measure liquid flow in remote and difficult to access locations. Non-invasive, battery powered flow meters can be used to keep track of energy usage, waste measurement, and inflows.

Industrial Processes And Emerging Technologies

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:37:04 -0500

Technology has been playing an incredible role in transforming the way industrial processes are performed. Whether it is a machine-to-machine communication or augmented reality, technology has been helping industries in every possible way to streamline and automate their work. Emerging technologies, like 3D printing, robots, algorithms, etc., have the power to completely transform the existing manufacturing processes. Or, in other words, modern technology has the potential to make our lives better. A rapid increase in the level of sophistication in technology has a strong impact on the workforce.

Common Coatings Used For The Fasteners

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 09:00:50 -0500

Fasteners are hardware devices that are mainly used for the purpose of joining two or more objects together. No doubt, they are manufactured with different types of material like stainless steel, aluminum, silicon bronze, brass, titanium, etc. The choice of material further gets categorized into their different grades to meet the specific requirement of a particular environment and installation structure.

What Are Fire Control Panels And How They Help You

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 08:46:38 -0500

No doubt, a fire accident is one of the most dangerous events that can harm the man, money, and material, therefore, protection from the same is important. The only way that helps you fight against the problem is the rapid detection of the same to minimize any injury to the men and loss to the material. And a Fire Control Panel is the device that comes to rescue when you want to detect the flame at the early stage to prevent any catastrophe.

3 Basic Types of Electrical Connectors

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 07:46:30 -0500

Any electrical equipment will have different types of electrical connectors within. Each connector comes in different shapes, sizes, and materials. Function is another key factor that classifies the connectors.Connector manufacturers offer an extensive array of tried and tested product solutions. There a few common connectors which are worth the mention.

Benefits of Buying Used Packaging Equipment

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 09:52:23 -0500

Many kinds of equipment are required for the entire process of packaging. This includes filling machines, capping machines, labeling machines, and complete turnkey packaging systems. Other packaging equipment which is manufactured by many companies is bottle unscramblers, bottle rinsers, liquid fillers, and cappers, labelers, sleeving machines, sealing machines, conveyors, turntables, heat tunnels, sleeves, coders and support packaging machinery.

Let Us Understand The Different Types Of Bolt Heads

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 08:14:37 -0500

A bolt is a tiny fastener that helps other fasteners to stay connected. They are mainly used in the manufacturing sector due to its connective benefits. The main part of this fastener is its head, as it is very important to have a complete knowledge about the different types of bolts before using them.

Install Heat Shrink Tubing on Your Boat & Airplane & Gain Its Advantages

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 08:02:12 -0500

Heat shrink products offer best option to boat and airplane owners when it comes to insulating wires and cables used for several electrical systems on their recreational vehicles. Some of the products that fulfill this objective include heat shrink tubes, heat shrink boot, heat shrink sleeves etc.

Wet Mix Macadam Process

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 13:40:47 -0500

Wet Mix Macadam (WMM) is a relatively newer concept used for laying the base course, which is placed right before the hot mix asphalt during road construction.The WMM plant offers the flexibility to supply it with additional cement.

BASICS You Should Know About Industrial Generators

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:25:24 -0500

Generators for industrial purpose come with various configuration and features. It's imperative that customers should know details about generators before they go for the hire or purchase, things like running costs, fuel efficiency, fuel tank capacity, Power factor, and so on.

Simple Methods To Prevent Loose Bolts

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 07:57:16 -0500

A bolt is one of the most-identified and widely used threaded fasteners that come in handy to affix two or more distant objects together. These may generally have external male threads that prevent it from loosening and helps in maintaining strop grip over the object. But because of the reasons like under-tightening, vibration, embedding, differential thermal expansion, etc. They get loosen, which may cost you a lot in terms of money and material as well. Therefore, it is important to take some serious steps to prevent a loose bolt that helps you ensure the safety of your application for a longer time period. What are you waiting for? Scroll down and take a look at the following methods to know more.

Keep The Corrosion At Bay From Stainless Steel Cable Trays With These Simple Tips

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 08:33:50 -0500

Cable trays are crucial for supporting and protecting the untidy web of wires. These are available in wide material choices like iron, aluminum, stainless steel, etc. Some of the materials quickly get rust when their atoms react with the oxygen and damage the complete system. Therefore, opting the right material for the right environment is important. A stainless steel cable tray is one of the best options out of all the types of cable tray material available because stainless steel is corrosion resistant.

The Laminating and Paper Cutting Machines

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 07:15:44 -0500

Are you interested in office supplies? such as the laminating machines and the paper cutters? Read on to know about the different types of these stationaries and make an informed choice.

Increase The Serving Life Of Stainless Steel Fasteners With These Tips

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 09:33:19 -0500

Fasteners are an important member of the hardware family that has great demand in a number of applications for affixing two or more objects together mechanically. These are available in different material or coating and among all Stainless Steel Fasteners are high in demand because they are inexpensive to buy and offer anti-corrosion properties.

The Servo Motor

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 07:47:09 -0500

In automated manufacturing or robotics, motors are essential devices since they offer control in matters of velocity and speed, and much individually they act as control mechanisms on both linear and angular platforms. The servomotors are preferred over stepper motor regarding power and energy consumption. The best and the long known being the HC202BS Mitsubishi servo motor.

Shipping Containers

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 07:11:00 -0500

In the shipping industry, goods require proper packaging that would ensure safety and protection of the merchandise being moved both whiles on the ship and on transportation to their destination. This, therefore, means shipping containers are supposed to be strong, able to stand the shipment process, be a safe storage facility and allow handling. Various containers range from material they are made of to their designed make.

The Advancement of the Valve Automation Industry

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 13:25:55 -0500

With the advancement of our technology these days that made the whole world shift enormously to digital platforms, the valve automation industry has no excuse to not pay attention to those changes that may surely affect the industry big time. As a result, many plants now have the opportunity to take full advantage of the benefits offered by digital valve automation.

A Guide to 303 and 410 Composite Stainless Steel

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 10:19:56 -0500

This is a guide for readers to realize and appreciate the differences of use and attributes of 303 and 410 Stainless Steel. We hope users will enjoy and find the article useful.

How to Establish a Mustard Seeds Oil Mill Plant

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 09:18:35 -0500

Starting a mustard oil mill Project does not demand massive machinery operations; anyone who thoroughly understands the procedure and has right equipment can work on the plan. The business setup won't require a great space for machinery placement, all you need it is, to begin with, the traditional program and converting it into an oil mill plant.

Principles of Lightning and Surge Protection

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 06:59:39 -0500

Lightning strokes, which amount to 200 kA or 300 kV, cause hazards to the equipment or location, so lightning protection is crucial for operation. Let us start with the initial note as to what is lightning and why lightning protection is so important. The basic phenomenon behind lightning is that charges accumulated from the cloud and the earth are equal and opposite.

The Decline & Rebirth of American Manufacturing

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 10:34:05 -0500

With American quality manufacturing jobs moving overseas, the loss of industry has cost many Americans their livelihood and resulted in a sharp economic decline. The effects of that decline have been felt in recent times as American quality manufacturing has once again come into the lime light as Americans have begun to ask, "Where has American-made gone?"

Use Of A Radiator In A Transformer

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 08:30:52 -0500

A transformer is a static device and we all aware of the fact that it supplies power to two or more circuits without changing the frequency. We heard all about the different parts or associated accessories come along with or used with this device and radiator is one of them. But do you what is the radiator and what is the purpose of using it?

Let Us Understand How A Sewage Treatment Plant Works

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 08:30:05 -0500

The main aim of a sewage treatment plant is to remove the impurities from the water. It is helpful to clean the wastewater that is released from the sewers. In this, the contaminants and solid waste get removed from the water effectively. This plant is mainly adopted by the industrial sectors that require a huge amount of water supply on the regular basis.

Why Is Silver Plated Copper Wire A Next Generation Thing?

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 08:27:21 -0500

Wires are being used for different purposes from past many years. There are various types of wires available in the market but the one wire that is still in demand is known as silver plated copper wire. It is a copper wire that is covered with a silver coating that makes it more conductive and flexible. These wires serve great benefits and have corrosion resistant properties. These are available in different lengths and sizes that make it convenient for a customer to use it.

Poor Installation Of The VFD Panel Can Be Perilous - Here's The Proof

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 08:26:57 -0500

The VFD Panel or Variable Frequency Drive is one of the electrical panels that is mainly designed to protect and control the speed of the motor during the start and stop of the cycle and through its running. Its proper installation is critical to get the optimized results and you shouldn't hesitate to consult an expert for the same. It is an advanced solution that controls the speed of the motor that doesn't need to run at the optimized level.

Buying An Industrial Oven? Follow These Tips To Get The Best One

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 08:21:01 -0500

An industrial oven is a heated chamber that is used in the industrial sector. The main purpose of this device is to dry, sterilize, and bake the components. There are different varieties of industrial ovens available in the market that makes it easier for a customer to choose the right product. It is usually used to provide the final finish to the broken components by baking them. The heat that is generated usually remains inside the chamber to obtain a standard temperature. Industrial ovens work on a biological process that stops the heat to go out from the chamber.

Learn More About Electrical Connector Pins

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:30:02 -0500

Though many metals are generally used, the most common plating elements are gold, silver, and alternatively, alloys of gold. Let's take a closer look into these metals and their features in plating connector pins.