industrial--manufacturing

What Are The Differences Between Industrial And Residential Propane Gas Providers?

If you need to purchase propane gas for your business, then you might not think the process will be terribly different from purchasing propane for household use. Because of this, you might just be thinking about calling the same propane supplier that you call when you need to have your household tank filled up so that you can heat your home for the winter. Although there are a lot of similarities, however, it might be smart for you to look for an industrial propane gas supplier in particular. Read More 

3 Things To Consider When Investing In Plastic Tubing

Plastic tubing is responsible for delivering liquid and air throughout many different types of industrial machinery. Without the air or liquids that plastic tubing delivers, a piece of machinery would not be able to function properly. This makes the importance of plastic tubing high in any manufacturing setting. Selecting the right plastic tubing is critical to the efficiency and safety of your equipment. Be sure that you consider the following three factors before you purchase replacement tubing to prevent a possible breakdown of your industrial machinery in the future. Read More 

The Nuts And Bolts Of Fasteners

Technology is a good thing, but sometimes it can be confusing. Such is the case with all the fasteners available today. A brief walk through the hardware store will reveal bin after bin of dozens of different types of fasteners. Here is a brief primer on fasteners to help you understand when you need a screw versus a bolt versus a nail. Nails Simple nails have been used for thousands of years. Read More 

5 Tips For Using An Air Compressor In An Industrial Setting

When buying and using an air compressor in an industrial setting, there are a few concerns that you're going to need to keep in mind, including the ones that you will find listed below. 1. Make Sure It's Powerful Enough When buying an air compressor for simple at-home use or for basic use in a small business, it might not be necessary to buy anything beyond a small and simple model. Read More 

Laser Cutting: More Than Just Metal

When most people think of industrial laser cutting, the first thing that comes to mind is sheet metal and piping. It is true that laser cutting is an excellent choice for all types of metal, but there are so many more uses for laser cutters. In fact, laser cutting is used across a huge range of industries for many different applications. If you are wondering if your particular material is suitable for laser cutting, the answer is most likely an emphatic " Read More