Cherly Bradley

Need A Finish On Metal Products? 2 Types Of Powder Coating And The Coating Process

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If you need to put a finish on metal products, you have different options. One option is using solvent-based paint as a coating. The other option you have is using a powder coating. To help you decide, below are two different types of powder coating you can choose from. You will also find information about the powder coating process. Thermoplastic Coating Thermoplastic coating flows easily onto the metal without having any type of reaction.…

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Creating Custom Tools And Workbenches For Your Business

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Manufacturing a product often means buying specialty tools to do the job, but sometimes the tool you need does not exist yet because no one has had a need for it. The way you manufacture your product may be totally different and unique, so where do you go to have a new tool or custom jig made? Often you will need to enlist the help of a steel or metal fabrication shop.…

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Reasons To Use Military Shelter Systems At Your Oil Pipeline

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If your employees are currently working on setting up or maintaining your oil pipeline, you could be looking into good shelter options for them. One option that you may want to look into is military shelter systems, which are the same type of thing that the military uses when setting up bases in places where they don’t have ample permanent shelters. These are a few reasons why these shelter systems can be so useful at your oil pipeline.…

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A Useful Guide When Selecting Electrical Enclosures

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In order to protect electrical components and control boxes, you need the right electrical enclosures. There are many to choose from today, but to narrow down your list of choices, keep this guide in mind. It will facilitate the search process and ensure you choose the right enclosure, the first time.  NEMA Rating  You can easily narrow down your list of enclosures to just a few by first assessing NEMA (National Electrical Manufacturers Association) rating.…

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Need A Custom Metal Component For Your New Home? Know What Professionals To Talk To

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If you have some metal pieces that you need cut for a home renovation project, and you aren’t sure where you can go or what you can have done, there are a few metal professionals you can turn you. You’ll want to make sure that you talk with the experts before you attempt anything on your own, so you know that you are doing something that is safe with the metal, and that can be done.…

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Four Steps To Follow When Seeking Natural Gas Connection For Your Home

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If your home does not currently have a gas connection but you want the option of using gas appliances, you’ll need to arrange to have gas pipeline run to your property. This can be a pretty involved process, and it requires collaboration between the gas company, government agencies, and any contractors who are building on your land. Every situation is a little different, but in general, you should expect to follow these steps when seeking a natural gas connection for your home.…

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The Pros And Cons Of Powder Coating A Metal Object

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If you are looking to breath new life into an old metal object, including a car, a metal flower pot or box or an outdoor table and chair set, you may find yourself torn between painting the metal and powder coating the metal. Powder coating is done by a professional. The metal object is sanded down, coated with a colored powder and then the powder is baked in with heat, transforming a dull or worn piece.…

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3 Things To Consider When Coming Up With A Building Design

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Making the choice to invest in a new building can be an exciting way to breathe new life into your company. Working closely with an architect allows you to generate a customized design that will be uniquely suited to meet your company’s needs in the future. Coming up with an effective building design can be challenging, so here are three things you need to take into consideration to ensure the finished structure will serve its intended purpose over time.…

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Indoor Air Quality: Why Your Business Needs Proper Ventilation

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Owning a business is a tough job, and it can be difficult to juggle all the responsibilities that come along with it. While you work on growing your revenue, it is important not to forget about building maintenance. With the winter season approaching, it is a great time to have your HVAC system checked. One important item that needs to be checked is the ventilation. It is ideal to ensure that the ventilation system so that the health of your employees and customers.…

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How To Electrical Accidents In An Industrial Factory

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Electrical design plays a big part in in avoiding any sort of electrical accidents. In an industrial factory, this is essential, given the work your employees do and the amount of electrical power needed to operate the plant. If you need to update your electrical systems while simultaneously avoiding electrical accidents, here is how you can do just that. Increase Power Output First Just like you would in an old home, increase your power output to avoid power outages and power shortages.…

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