Understanding Manufacturing Equipment

  • How Your Manufacturing Plant Might Benefit From Graphite

    30 April 2019

    Graphite is popular in many processing and manufacturing plants for good reason. Graphite materials offer a number of qualities that are hard to find or replicate with other material types. Here are just some of the reasons why your plant might want to stock up on graphite today. Dry Lubrication Graphite is widely considered to be excellent for providing lubrication for machinery without actually getting anything wet. When it heats up a bit, graphite can form a coating or film that will protect moving parts in your machinery from wear and tear.

  • Architectural Improvements To Make Your New Luxury Loft More Modern

    15 January 2018

    If you're someone who really loves the concept of modern architecture, and you are a new owner of a luxury loft, then you might want to consider hiring an architect or designer to come into your home and help you transform the new space into something that would feel at home in a modern design magazine. There are a few cool designs you can incorporate. Below are some architectural ideas to incorporate into the loft.

  • 3 Tips To Perfect Your Acrylic Fabrication

    7 September 2017

    Many of the products manufactured today require the use of plastic components. These plastic components are often created by fabricating acrylic to produce the desired shape, weight, and form. Perfecting the acrylic fabrication process allows your company to generate more precise plastic components for your manufacturing applications. Here are three simple tips that you can use to improve the quality and precision of your acrylic fabrication in the future. 1. Clean your acrylic properly.

  • Stackable Reach-In Crate Boxes: How This Custom Corrugated Box Helps You Sell More

    17 October 2016

    There are so many custom corrugated boxes and box designs out there, but do any of them help you sell products? If so, can these custom boxes help you sell more of a product? What custom boxes help you make more money and how do they do that? Yes, Custom Boxes Help You Sell Products Custom boxes can be shaped to look like cut-outs onto which you can display advertising and place just about anywhere in your store.

  • Banging Out The Truth Masked By Common Metal Roofing Myths

    16 September 2016

    There's a growing trend in the residential roofing market: metal roofs! They seem to be popping up everywhere, replacing many shingle roofs in suburban and rural areas. Their predominant benefit (though they have many) is that they can last up to 80 years whereas the typical asphalt shingle roof only lasts 20. Yet, some homeowner are resistant to the idea of metal roofing, usually because they've heard some negative myths about them.

  • Ideal Clothing Racks to Get If You Live in a Loft

    14 September 2016

    Living in a loft environment provides you with many opportunities to blend function and design. Given that lofts are often set up to have an open concept, you can commonly have elements on display that you'd otherwise have hidden in a conventional living space. With clothing racks, for example, you can consider having them out in the open—giving the space somewhat of a unique feel. If you've decided that you'd like to explore this idea, there are a number of different types of clothing racks that are worth considering for your loft.

  • Use Oil To Heat Your Home? 3 Signs Your Tank Might Have Problems

    12 September 2016

    Heating oil is an efficient way to keep your home warm during the winter. However, your fuel tank can develop maintenance problems during use. If you utilize fuel oil to heat your home, you should be aware of the warning signs. These warning signs are your fuel tank's way of letting you know it's in need of servicing. Here are three ways to keep you and your family safe around your heating fuel.

  • Building A Cottage Food Brand—How To Reach The Masses

    7 September 2016

    Many home cooks going into business for themselves initially have no idea what type of equipment they'll need to manufacture their food products. While it is possible to sell fresh cooked foods to locals, preserving your signature dishes is a necessity if you want to expand your custom base. Here are several ways that members of the cottage food industry can create a wide variety of foods in their homes that will appeal an array of palettes.

  • Stainless Steel 304 Vs 316: What's The Difference?

    30 August 2016

    Stainless steel is a metal valued for its anti-corrosive properties. 304 and 316 are the two most common grades of stainless steel. When trying to decide which grade is better for your project, it can be helpful to learn more about the key differences between these two options. A Closer Look at 304 Stainless Steel 304 is the most widely used grade of stainless steel all around the world. This structurally sound steel is perfect for most construction projects as it is able to continue standing in almost any condition.