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Troubleshooting Your Flexible Borescope

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When it comes to maintaining the quality and function of your aircraft's engine, few tools play as valuable a role as an aviation borescope. These tools provide you with the ability to see into the interior of the engine in order to identify potential problems or repairs that must be made. A flexible borescope offers the most diversity, but these tools can experience problems of their own. Here are three things that you can do to troubleshoot your aviation borescope when it starts to malfunction in the future.

27 February 2017

Four Types Of Food Produce Bags You Can Order For Your Store

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Food processing bags come in all types of colors, thicknesses, and opacity. If you are looking to buy some food produce bags just for your fruits and vegetables department, you certainly have your share of options. Here are just some examples that may appeal to you. Super-Stretchy Plastic Bags on a Roll These bags are the cheapest, most economical bags, especially if you also want to print your store information or logo on them.

23 August 2016

Fix Woodpecker Damage To The Exterior Of Your Second Story Log Home And Prevent Future Attacks

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If a woodpecker has set their sights on your log home, you need to take action. They will hammer away their hearts' content if you let them. Left undeterred, these birds will destroy the surface of your logs and do serious damage that will require you to bring in professional restoration experts. Before it gets to that point, you should handle the situation yourself. Here's how to go about doing that.

11 August 2016

The Differences Between Three Types of Rubber Molding

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From the healthcare industry to the automotive industry to the military, it seems that everyone is in the market for custom rubber molding. But before you can source a molded rubber part, you need to understand the differences between different types of molding in order to ensure you get the best part for the required application. Here are three common types of molding used in the industry today and the differences between them.

20 July 2016

Eight Good Reasons To Choose Structural Steel For Your Building

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In the United States, more than 60 percent of all non-residential buildings are constructed using structural steel, instead of concrete, wood or other building materials. There are several good reasons for this. Steel is not only affordable, but it's durable and versatile, too. Benefits of choosing steel construction 1. Steel is affordable. Steel is one of the most affordable building materials on the market and doesn't fluctuate wildly like the price of lumber does.

10 March 2016

Commercial Overhead Doors: 4 DIY Maintenance Tips

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Just like with a residential garage door, your commercial overhead door needs maintenance. Whether you own a small shop or a large warehouse, your overhead door needs upkeep to maintain its functionality and aesthetic. If you are trying to save some cash by doing the maintenance yourself, make sure you at least do these four things: 1. Inspect the Sensors The sensors on your door are incredibly important. After all, they make the door safe to use.

15 February 2016

Aluminum Makes The Best Compressor Seals

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Almost every appliance you use in your house uses seals, including computers, vacuums, and dishwashers. Seals prevent leaks from occurring where connections occur on equipment. Regardless of what seals are used for, their purpose is always the same; they are there to prevent the leakage of air or fluid. This is one of the main reasons that aluminum is a preferred material used in making seals, because of the durability factor.

26 August 2015

Own Your Own Construction Business? 4 Reasons You Should Rent Equipment More Often

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When you first started your construction business, you probably focused on adding one piece of equipment at a time. As soon as you had a little extra cash, you might have invested in a new compound miter saw or a round of new drills for your guys. However, renting instead of buying some items might be more beneficial for your business. Here are four reasons you should rent industrial construction equipment, from a company like All-Star Equipment, more often:

23 August 2015

Three Ways Cheaper End Mills Cost Your Business More Money

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If you're researching industrial end mills for your product line, you may have noticed that small, fine miniature end mills are highly valued because of the greater precision required to make them. This precision, as you may expect, is more consistently in place on higher-end brands, because any skimping on precision results in an inferior end mill. Higher-quality products may cost more, but they're also worth a great deal more to your company.

12 August 2015

Protect Your Septic System: Five Essential Tips

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If you want to protect your septic system from stress and overuse, there are a wide range of things you can do. Ultimately, protecting your septic system saves you money in the long run, as it helps you avoid costly repairs. Here are five tips you should consider: 1. Use cleaners as directed and avoid pouring toxins down the toilet Although you can run bleach, toilet cleaner and other cleaners through your septic system, you need to keep in mind that these cleaners can be caustic and can cause damage to pipes or disrupt the chemical balance in the septic tank itself.

15 July 2015