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What Are Shaft Collars?

What Are Shaft Collars?

Shaft collars have become an important part of modern mechanical engineering and in this article, we look at what they are and what they do. 

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Stainless Steel Sheet Metal Gauge Thickness Chart

Stainless Steel Sheet Metal Gauge Thickness Chart

Ever felt confused or lost when a metal sheet thickness is referred to as 19 Gauge? For someone unfamiliar with the gauge system, this blog will help to shed some light on what gauge values mean for stainless steel sheets.
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International Stainless Steel Name Comparison

International Stainless Steel Name Comparison

While essentially made up of the same elements, every stainless steel grade is denoted differently based on each country's standards. We have compiled a list for your reference. Read about it here!

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Tool Wrap and Its Uses

Tool Wrap and Its Uses

A tool wrap is extremely useful to have when heat treatment is required without the availability of a vacuum furnace. Read about what tool wraps can do here!

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Prevent Work Place Injuries Caused By Slips And Falls In the Food & Beverage (F&B) Industry

Prevent Work Place Injuries Caused By Slips And Falls In the Food & Beverage (F&B) Industry

Working in the Food & Beverage (F&B) industry is challenging, to say the least. Besides the hectic work hours and load, workers have to operate in demanding food kitchens for food preparation and processing. Read about how our floor mats can help to alleviate the work conditions, besides offering protection against slips, trips and falls.

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What Are Shims?

What Are Shims?

Shims are a necessary part or component in many types of machinery. They are similar to washers and spacers, both of which may sometimes be used interchangeably. Different types of shims serve different purposes. It is important to use the right shim for the right application. In order to understand the different types of shims, we must first learn what a shim is. So, let's get started here!

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What Plastic Wedge Installation Shims Are Used For

What Plastic Wedge Installation Shims Are Used For

Plastic wedge installation shims are used for gap alignment and extremely useful during construction, renovation and repair works. Read all about it here!

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What Are Track Rollers And What Are They Used For?

What Are Track Rollers And What Are They Used For?

Track rollers bearings, or simply known as track rollers, consist of a holding structure and a nominal ball bearing that provides support for axial and radial loads in conveyance belt operataions.

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What Are Masking Plugs

What Are Masking Plugs

Masking plugs are used to protect, cover and seal any unwanted holes or cavities during any finishing or treatment processes. These plugs are flexible, durable and easy to fit in any cavity as they are available in various shapes and sizes. In this article, we'll find out more about them.

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What Are Feeler Gauges

What Are Feeler Gauges

Also known as thickness gauges, feeler gauges are a type of measuring instrument mostly used by engineers and supervisors during mechanical work to measure gaps between two closely-attached parts of a machine or other mating parts.

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