Sandblasting is widely used as a surface preparation technique for a variety of residential, commercial and industrial applications. Whether you're looking to refinish your concrete garage floor, remove rust from industrial machinery or clean boat hulls, sandblasting can be used to prepare almost any surface. If you're planning to do sandblasting work, here's what to know before getting started. Sandblasting Is Potentially Dangerous Work Sandblasting involves shooting a high-velocity, high-pressure stream of abrasive media against a part or surface to achieve a smooth, clean finish. [Read More]
Air cannons and their application in industry
An industrial air cannon is also known as an air blaster. This is an air expansion device that uses a reservoir of stored compressed air or nitrogen along with a fast acting high discharge flow valve to instantly blast air into material handling storage. This industrial device can also be used to blast air into process vessels, bins, chutes or ducts. This is a highly practical device that is strategically placed to use air blasts to unclog or dislodge any buildup of solids that can choke plant productivity and reduce its efficiency. [Read More]
2 possible reasons why the temperatures in your manufacturing facility are unusually high
If the temperatures in your manufacturing facility are unusually high and you are concerned about the impact that this might have on your employees' health and the condition of the products that your facility makes, then it's important to get to the bottom of this issue as quickly as possible. Here are two possible reasons for this temperature problem. 1. There is a leak in one of your chilled water pipes [Read More]
Why should you consider a car lift for your home?
Do you spend ages trying to get your car out of your driveway each day? Or do you have difficulty finding somewhere to park when you get home in the evening? Today, it is common for many homes to have more than one car. A married couple may have a car each to get to their respective places of employment. Any adult children living at home could also own their own car. [Read More]