Heather Phillips

Scissor Lifts: Three Fundamental Guidelines for Preventing Failure

29 April 2020
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If you have acquired scissor lifts for a specific project in your commercial or industrial space, you must think about promoting optimal performance. In general, if this piece of equipment does not function as expected, the productivity in your workplace will decline. In addition, there will be a high risk of accidents leading to injuries. Here are some core guidelines to keep the scissor lifts in a good state and prevent sudden failure. Read More …

Three Critical Safety Precautions for Maintaining Diesel Equipment

28 April 2020
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Diesel engines are favoured for numerous construction and industrial machines. This option is advantageous because diesel motors are more fuel efficient. Also, the engine has greater torque, which is beneficial for high-demand equipment. In addition, maintaining a diesel system is often easier and safer because there are fewer components, and ignition does not depend on sparks. However, the process of servicing heavy equipment can still present significant danger. Here are some essential safety guidelines to keep in mind when maintaining your diesel equipment. Read More …

4 Major Causes of Loose Nuts And Bolts

27 April 2020
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The safe operation of many tools in various industries relies on the use of a bolted joint. Most industries, such as transportation and manufacturing, choose to use bolts and nuts since they are easy to dismantle. But that also means they have a high chance of self-loosening. Bolt loosening can lead to profound consequences depending on the application of the bolts. A single loose bolt can pose a safety hazard or stop the whole production in a company. Read More …

The Amateurs Guide to Knowing Everything About Hydraulic Seals

24 April 2020
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Hydraulic applications are the result of combining several pistons, metal parts and hydraulic fluids during operations. Hydraulic seals are one of the essential components of this setup. They prevent metal-to-metal contact when you are using a hydraulic machine. They also keep dust and dirt from infiltrating the hydraulic chamber, which keeps the machinery operating efficiently at all times. Third, the hydraulic seals keep the hydraulic lubricants in the right tubes so that they do not leak. Read More …

3 Aluminium Cutting Problems to Avoid

23 April 2020
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Have you ever struggled to cut aluminium in the way that you want? Aluminium is a versatile material with great properties that have made it a favourite with many manufacturers, but cutting aluminium properly isn't always as easy as you might wish. Poor quality cutting can result in imperfections which remain visible on the finished item. When you want to cut aluminium to create your new piece of equipment or product, then you must partner with an experienced metal fabrication company who knows how to work with aluminium and how to create the professional standard of work that you need. Read More …