Why Is Laser-Cutting Better for Sheet Metal Fabrication than Punching?

Sheet metal fabrication technology has advanced to the point where punching, which was once the go-to method, has been almost entirely surpassed by laser cutting. Though punching still holds a few niche benefits, the advantages that come with laser cutting have made it a hard-to-ignore process, and there are plenty of reasons why it makes a better choice than punching. If you're unsure, just read this quick and easy guide covering the differences between punching and laser cutting and why the latter method is typically superior. Read More 

Things You Should Consider Before Requesting Signage Engraving

When you start a business, one of the things you may want to order are signs. These signs could vary in size, shape, and location. No matter where you want to place your sign, or the type of engraving you want done on your sign, there are some things you should consider before ordering the signage engraving. Here are those considerations and a few points about each one. Font You may know that font is important, but you may be thinking it just relates to the size of the engraving or the intensity, such as bold or italics, of the engraving. Read More 

3 Ways to Reinforce Concrete Structures

Are you incurring high costs to repair the damaged concrete pads on which your heavy industrial machinery was installed? Read on and discover some of the common ways through which you can reinforce those concrete pads in order to increase their strength and durability. Glass Fibre Reinforcement You can ask the civil engineer working on your concrete pads to use glass-fibre reinforced concrete (GFRC) as he or she rebuilds those pads. Read More 

How to Select the Best Mailing Tubes

Many factors should be considered when one is selecting mailing tubes. This article discusses some of those key factors that people should bear in mind if they are ordering mailing tubes for the first time. Internal Diameter Mailing tubes vary based on their internal diameter. You should consider how thick the documents or materials that you want to ship or store are. That thickness will help you to select the mailing tube with the right diameter so that your valuables don't move within the tube during shipping or storage. Read More 

4 Factors to Consider When Selecting Plastic Joiners

Plastic joiners and connectors have numerous advantages, such as being lightweight, over metallic ones. However, not every plastic joiner that can fit on your industrial equipment may be suitable for that application. This article discusses some of the key factors that you should bear in mind as you select plastic joiners for your industrial application. Cycle Life You should consider how frequently you change the different components within your industrial equipment before you select plastic joiners. Read More