Working with power tools in your shop can make the projects you are doing easier and speed up some of the work. A bandsaw is one of the most versatile tools you can own, but you need to have the right bandsaw blades for the material you are working with and the machine you are using. Blade Size Bandsaw blades come in many different lengths and widths, so when you choose a blade for your saw, you need to get the right one.
2 February 2021
High-pressure industrial applications are placing more stress on layflat hoses. Whether jetting water in oil fracking or hydraulic mining through a hose, flow friction reduces pressure and leads to lower productivity. Loose-fitting layflat hose couplers and bends are a major cause of friction. The friction leads to a loss in pressure and flow velocity. The move towards layflat hose specifications and safety standards is allowing more field operations to get the fit right.
5 June 2020
If you run a warehouse, you are likely quite familiar with the skids or pallets that your inventory is stored or shipped upon. Some of these pallets might arrive pre-wrapped in plastic when they are shipped to you from a vendor, and then the plastic is quickly removed so you can access the items. But what about if you need to re-wrap a skid or pallet in order to move it or ship it yourself?
7 November 2019