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The Multiple Uses For Fused Quartz

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There are many different applications for fused quartz. Fused quartz often comes as a rod or tube and can be used as a whole or in parts. Before going into some of the more interesting applications, it is best to know what fused quarts is. Fused quartz, also known as fused silica, is composed of silicon dioxide in non-crystalline form.  Fused quartz has no other, added components and is therefore very useful for processes or products requiring high optical clarity or a wide range of thermal tolerance.

25 July 2017

Planning For Custom Metal Fabrication When You Have An Idea And A Plan But Lack The Ability To Design Or Create It Yourself

Industrial & Manufacturing Blog

If you have an idea for a new metallic item, regardless of the number of items that need to be produced, it's important to note that it is often possible to have your idea turned into a reality through custom metal fabrication. In order to do so, you must first provide information about the features the item should have, its basic appearance and your budget for the project. Those facts will allow for the metal experts to create an approximate plan as to what the item will look like and the materials that it should be made of.

13 April 2017

3 Reasons To Contact An Air Compressor Service

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Many of the tools and machines used in an industrial setting require access to compressed air in order to function properly. Keeping your air compressor in good condition is critical when it comes to avoiding costly delays in production. Partnering with a certified air compressor service can be a great way to gain access to the repair and maintenance services required to keep your air compressor working properly. Here are three reasons why you might want to consider contacting an air compressor service for assistance in the future.

21 March 2017

Common Tasks A Machinist May Perform That Require Special Skills

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When you need something made from metal, you need to find someone with the skills and tools to alter the material for you. Machining steel, aluminum, brass, or an alloy requires special tools and the knowledge that an experienced machinist brings to the table. Their work is highly detailed and requires them to be very patient. Here are some examples of what a machinist can do for you. Crafting Parts From Raw Metal

14 March 2017

3 Tips For Keeping Your Commercial Heating Costs Down

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Running a business comes with many different expenses. If you have your own office building, then one part of your costs likely comes from your commercial heating bill. After all, you can't expect your employees to get any work done if they're freezing to death. But that said, you obviously are also interested in making sure that your energy costs don't end up torpedoing the company's bottom line. To that end, here are three tips that should help you keep your commercial heating costs down.

14 March 2017

Techniques to Try When You Want to Unload Your Used Equipment

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When it comes to equipment sales, you may have used equipment sit for months, even years, before you can finally sell it. That comes as quite a financial loss to you, especially if you are buying all new equipment for your factory and are still paying off the old equipment. The following techniques may help you profit on the equipment while you wait to sell it. The techniques may even help you sell the equipment faster than you would have with advertising alone.

3 March 2017

Getting Your Business Cleaned Up To Reduce Hazards And Get Rid Of Junk

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There are many hazards for businesses, which cause costs due to accidents or insurance premiums. Cleaning up your business is a good way to reduce costs of insurance and risk of accidents. When cleaning your business, you will want to get rid of junk, old materials, and things that your business does not need. Here are some tips to help improve your business, get it organized, save money, and reduce risks:

24 February 2017

2 Reasons Why Foundation Underpinning May Be Required For Your Home

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Foundation underpinning involves strengthening the foundation of a structure. This is generally done by digging beneath the foundation and pouring cement underneath it to where the ground is stable. This essentially creates two different foundations, thus securing the first foundation and allowing the structure to become secure once again. You may have to repair any damage to the inside of the home that was caused by the settling, but you will have the comfort of knowing that your foundation is now very secure.

27 October 2016

Learn How to Have Custom Steel Benches Created for Your Restaurant

Industrial & Manufacturing Blog

When you own a restaurant, you want to be sure that guests have comfortable places to sit while they are waiting for a table to become available to them. A great way to ensure everyone has a place to sit while waiting at your restaurant is to have custom steel benches made for guests to sit on. The steel will be very strong and durable, and you can have the benches customized to have the name of your business or company logo on them.

28 September 2016

Four Tips For Renting An Air Compressor For The First Time

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If you want to add crown molding to your home, you need to be sure to use the right tools for the job. Nailing the molding to the wall by hand will be very difficult to do and extremely time consuming. You can always rent a finish nailer from a home improvement store to make the job go much quicker. While you are there, you will need to rent an air compressor to operate the nailer, as well.

25 August 2016