Five Tips for Keeping Crates and Shipments Dry
27 April 2017
If you are sending a shipment in a shipping crate and you want to ensure that neither the shipment nor the crate get water damaged, there are a number of steps you may want to take. Consider using these strategies to waterproof your next shipment.
1. Use a Waterproof Crate
In some cases, crates may get unloaded in the rain. In other cases, they may be transported on open trucks, leaving them susceptible to rain on the road, or the shipper or receiver may need to store the crate outside for a short period.
Why You Should Consider Powder Coating Over Other Finishes
21 April 2017
If you need products from sheet metal fabrication for your various needs, one major aspect you must think of is the type of finish used on these products. This is basically because the finish determines the longevity of the product in terms of protection against effects or corrosion and exposure to elements. Wet paint has been the most common type of finish used in metal fabrication processes. However, powder coating has become even more popular because of how functional and efficient it is for both sheet metal fabricators and the users of the fabrication products.
Why You Should Opt for Professional Sandblasting
11 April 2017
Sandblasting is a process used to clean various industrial surfaces by striking the object being cleaned with fine grains of sand ejected from the sandblasting machine's nozzle at high speeds. By removing surface impurities, such as rust and residue, from industrial equipment, sandblasting can leave surfaces looking as good as new. Sandblasting can be done professionally or as a DIY job – the choice is yours. But before jumping into sandblasting your industrial equipment, you might first want to know why professional sandblasting is the better option.
Suitable Material Options for Your Structural Plastic Sheet Applications
23 March 2017
Plastic sheets are highly versatile materials which can be utilised for diverse applications in commercial, industrial and residential settings. These are particularly ideal for creating durable structures and features with good chemical and mechanical stability. On the other hand, you should note that all plastic sheets are not homogenous in terms of quality. The performance will depend on the specific properties of the polymer used in manufacturing the sheets. Here are the most advantageous materials to consider for structural plastic sheet applications.