Three Applications Of Ceramic Sand And What It Does In Each

3 October 2018
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Ceramic sand sounds like such a strange product. Yet when you understand that ceramic products come from sand and glass, it kind of makes sense. Moreover, a gritty, rolled-ball product that is kiln-fired for durability helps you understand how this kind of "sand" is a ceramic product and not technically a sand product. If you are the really curious type, you probably now want to know what ceramic sand is used for. Read More 

Basic Application Of Overmolded Cable In Military And High-Demand Situations

30 August 2018
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Military spec wiring is wiring that is designed to withstand pretty much any and every hazard that it could face. From weather-related threats to chemical exposure, these wires can stand up to it all. If you need heavy-duty wiring for a project you are working on, you may want military spec wiring or overmolded cable. Here's a look at the basics of overmolded cable and its basic durability. Overmolded Cable Basics Read More 

3 Tips To Keep In Mind When Selecting Industrial Control Boxes

26 July 2018
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Control boxes play an important role in many industries, as they house and protect many electrical components and systems. If your company is in need of some, it's important to remember these tips. They can help you select the right control boxes in a stress-free manner.  Think About Intended Environment  There are some control boxes that are intended to go outside, while others are strictly reserved for inside environments. You need to know what the intended environment is before committing to one of these control boxes, because otherwise, severe complications could arise. Read More 

Frequently Asked Questions About Self-Contained Electrical Outlets And Switches

9 June 2018
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Many of the electrical switches and electrical outlets in a mobile home are self-contained. Unfortunately, though, most people are not familiar with this term and do not understand the difference between a self-contained outlet or switch and a regular one. Getting the answers to your questions about this topic can come in handy if you ever need to replace the outlet or switch in your mobile home. Here are a few of the frequently asked questions about self-contained electrical outlets and switches. Read More 

3 Different Types Of Shoring And Their Use In Preparing Foundations

18 October 2017
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

If you are going to be building a structure with a foundation that is largely beneath exterior elevations, shoring may be needed to complete work. There are many different types of shoring that can be used to prevent collapse of excavations and allow for work to safely get done. Shoring is part of temporary structures that is needed in the construction of foundations. Here are a few of the different types of shoring that may need to be used for the installation of a foundation: Read More