A Look at Aluminium Anodising in Action

2 March 2018
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For metals such as steel and iron, exposure to oxygen can be a nightmare during the manufacturing process. This is because oxygen results in corrosion and rusting of the surface and can render the metallic raw materials unfit for downstream manufacturing. However, when aluminium is exposed to oxygen, its properties can become enhanced in many different ways. Anodising refers to the process of oxidising the surface of aluminium in order to enhance aesthetic appeal, add durability, or create a specific finishing on the surface. Read More 

Metal Manufacturing: Should You Choose Brass for Your Fabrication Project?

27 October 2017
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There are numerous materials to consider if you are planning an industrial or commercial metal fabrication project. One of the most beneficial choices is brass. Brass is a copper-based alloy which is produced by combining copper with zinc. While this metal is more expensive than alternatives such as carbon steel, it has exceptional performance characteristics. These properties make it an ideal choice for commercial and industrial goods. Here are some of the advantages of choosing brass over alternatives: Read More 

5 Tips for Choosing Bottles to Sell Your Kombucha at Farmer’s Markets

20 June 2017
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If you are making kombucha to sell at a farmer's market, you need bottles. Wondering what type of bottles are the best for kombucha? Take a look at these tips. 1. Use Recyclable Glass Bottles Typically, the audience for kombucha tends to be environmentally minded. To keep them happy, you should use recyclable bottles. That way your clients don't have to throw the bottles in a landfill. You may want to urge customers to bring the bottles back to you. Read More 

Comparing Turret Punching and Laser Cutting for Metal Works

17 January 2017
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Choosing the right metal fabricator is the secret to carrying out your project successfully. This lies in the techniques they use to prepare your materials and put them in order for your project. Fabricators with the right technology and machines come with the added of reduced costs, short delivery times and overall efficiency that cannot be matched by their competitors. Turret punching and laser cutting are some of the modern techniques used in process manufacturing of metal fittings and fixtures. Read More 

2 Quick Tips for Improving Mining Safety and Efficiency

5 December 2016
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When you're in charge of a mine of any sort, you want to think about the overall safety and efficiency of the site, and not just the average output of harvested materials. Improving safety and ensuring comfort of your workers can actually improve their efficiency and, in turn, the output of a mine, so it's good to consider all these aspects of running a mine itself. Note a few tips for improving safety for your workers and the overall efficiency of your mine site as well. Read More