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Fixing Your Factory

I have been in the manufacturing business for years, but a few months ago I realized that we had a few issues in our shipping department. Our employees were complaining about lagging computers, and after I evaluated the area, I realized that our work computers were infected with a serious virus. I called in IT support and they were able to clean up the problem, but I really wanted to learn more about repairing computer problems and making my factory more functional. This blog is all about managing an industrial retail operation, so that you can make the best profit possible.

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Why Plain Water Is Not The Most Ideal Coolant For CNC Machines
5 June 2018

In a pinch, when your factory is absolutely tapped

Taking Your Machine Work To The Next Level
22 April 2018

For many years if you needed a part made in a mach

Is It Safe To Drink? Trends In Water Treatment
19 March 2018

In the famous poem The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

6 Things You Need to Know About Safety When it Comes to Custom Military Cable Assemblies
20 February 2018

Military cable assemblies are set up and used in r

3 Reasons To Consider A Driveway Gate
21 January 2018

Driveway gates are great accessories for pretty mu

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Why Plain Water Is Not The Most Ideal Coolant For CNC Machines

In a pinch, when your factory is absolutely tapped out of coolant for CNC machines, you can use water. However, it is definitely not the best option for most machining applications. Whoever does the purchase ordering for supplies will need to get on this right away to get better coolants. In the meantime, you should know why plain old water is not ideal for most machining applications. It Softens Wood and Causes It to Split or Smoke  Read More 

Taking Your Machine Work To The Next Level

For many years if you needed a part made in a machine shop, it was created by a machine to your specs, one part at a time. While the quality of work from a really skilled machinist was great, repeatability could sometimes be an issue. Over time that has changed, and the computerized numerical controlled (CNC) machines have taken the place of the machinist that built you part from scratch. But what are the benefits of using CNC machining? Read More 

Is It Safe To Drink? Trends In Water Treatment

In the famous poem The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, there is a line that goes "Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink." When a person looks at the earth and sees that 70 percent of the surface is made of water, it is mind-boggling to think that there could possibly be a shortage of water anywhere. But the other statistic that makes this threat of water shortage a reality is that 97 percent of the earth's water is salt water contained in the oceans and seas. Read More 

6 Things You Need to Know About Safety When it Comes to Custom Military Cable Assemblies

Military cable assemblies are set up and used in rugged, dangerous environments. Taking adequate precautions during setup and use is of paramount importance to ensuring the safety of personnel on the ground. If you're wondering how to ensure adequate safety with your military cable assembly usage, you should keep the following six factors in mind: 1. Relief of strain Because of the physical demands that military cable is placed under on a constant basis, it's ideal for the design of military cable to be capable of providing strain relief. Read More 

3 Reasons To Consider A Driveway Gate

Driveway gates are great accessories for pretty much any home since they can help you with everything from keeping your house more secure to keeping unwanted guests away. Here are just a few of the reasons to consider a driveway gate. It Will Keep Your Family Safe From Vehicles Driveway gates are incredibly useful if you have children or pets that enjoyed running loose in your front yard or that like to play in the driveway area of your home. Read More