The Unique Benefits of Water-jet Machining

Water-jet machining refers to the use of a tool that relies on a jet of water to perform its functions. For instance, you may have a cutting tool that uses a steam of water to cut materials that are being machined. This article discusses the benefits of having a water-jet cutting machine in your metal fabrication shop. Quick Programming and Setup All materials are cut using the same cutting (water-jet delivery) head. Read More 

Questions to Ask Your Aluminum and Other Metal Supplier

If you're in charge of a production facility or need to order aluminum and other metals regularly for any reason, you want to ensure you choose the right supplier. A good supplier will work with you to ensure that you get the right metal for your application, and may offer services you had not considered. Note a few questions to ask your aluminum supplier or other metal supplier before you decide to use them as your regular vendor. Read More 

Parents: Five Essential Tools to Consider Buying for Your Child

If you have a little one who loves to work with his or her hands, give him or her a set of tools, and let the fun and learning begin. Choosing a few tools and accessories for a young child isn't hard. Here are a few fun options to consider: 1. A tape measure Even a kid who is too young to use other tools safely can enjoy a tape measure. For toddlers, these are simply fun " Read More 

3 Power Tools Every DIY Homeowner Should Have

If you tend to engage in home improvement projects on a regular basis, then power tools are essential for your home. Not only do they save a lot of time when completing these projects, but they also make it easier to tackle it on your own rather than hiring a contractor. Here are some of the essential power tools that you need and can purchase online. A cordless drill These drills come in handy when engaging in a range of carpentry projects. Read More 

Three Conveyor Component Parts Every Foreman Should Keep On-Site

As the foreman on a construction or industrial site you may be in charge of not only the workers, but also problems on the site. One of the issues you may have is with conveyor components breaking down. When this happens, it can cause the entire project to shutdown until it's fixed. Instead of waiting for hours simply to get the replacement part, then additional time for the repair, there are certain parts you can keep on-site. Read More