If you are like most people, you use bronze bearings in your industrial shop but don't think about them much until they fail. You can save yourself money and avoid delays in your shop if you keep your bearings in good shape, so use the following tips to preserve your bronze bearings. Use the Right Bearings The first thing to do is to ensure that you're using the type of bearings.
2 October 2015
You walk into your bathroom and find yourself standing in a puddle of water near the toilet bowl. You throw your hands up in the air because the first thing that comes to mind is that you're going to have to call a plumber and pay an expensive bill. Before you get frustrated, take a deep breath, because you don't necessarily have to make a call to the plumber. There are actually some very common issues that can cause water to leak from your toilet; and believe it or not, you may be able to fix them on your own – even if you don't have any plumbing experience.
14 February 2015
Most production facilities and even many homeowners have an air compressor of one size or another. An air compressor can handle many jobs on a factory line, from gently blowing crumbs away from baked goods to inflating semi-truck tires. At home, they can operate power tools and also keep car tires properly inflated. While a good air compressor is meant to last for years if not decades, how you maintain it will affect its overall longevity.
6 January 2015