If you have decided to start creating your own electricity, with either a wind turbine or solar panels, you are going to need some way to store some of that electricity when you are producing more than you are using. While it is possible to connect to the power company and sell them all your unused power, you should still keep some type of storage facility on the premises for those times when even the power company goes down.
7 October 2016
Having a good sound system can be a great thing. You are able to enjoy music in a way that you otherwise wouldn't be able because the sound is coming from the speakers that are located all around you and it is clear and crisp. While having a great sound system in any location is important, there are some areas where having a great sound system can be incredibly beneficial. This article will discuss 2 locations where having an excellent sound system is crucial.
12 September 2016
In manufacturing, there are three types of bearing systems used. These are air bearings, metal-ball bearings, and fluid or lubed bearings. Here are some descriptions of these bearing systems and an explanation of why air bearings are best. Air Bearings Air bearings inject pressurized air into the spaces between spinning components, and this helps levitate the smaller component while it is spinning inside the larger one. There is no waste, such as the kind produced with fluid and lubed bearing systems.
8 August 2016
A dam is a barrier designed to hold and store water, which is then used to create electricity or usable water. In general, these massive barriers work well to create usable energy. However, when an issue occurs, dam repair becomes an urgent matter. If not fixed quickly, issues within the dam may cause it to fail—and that is not only expensive, it's also dangerous. So what are the most common reasons for dam repair?
17 July 2016
Are you ready to sort through the large quantity of the boxes in your attic to make the space more organized? If you go about sorting through your attic by following a plan, you might be able to work more productively to complete the task faster. Without a good plan in place, it is possible that you will get tired and give up before the attic has been decluttered. Take a look at the tips listed below that can help you sort through the boxes in your attic in the most efficient way possible.
17 June 2016
Have you noticed that the power cords to some of the equipment in your warehouse look as though they have been chewed up? It is possible that there are rodents in your warehouse, and you might need to invest in getting the electrical wiring in the building repaired. In this article, you will learn about some of the possible things that can happen when there is damaged electrical wiring in a building.
22 May 2016
The drive shaft of your car or truck likely gets little attention, but is part of what makes your vehicle able to move at all. The drive shaft consists of a system of components that translates the power your engine provides into power to push your vehicle by moving the wheels. Most people will have no idea that their drive shaft is failing until one day their vehicle will just no longer go at all.
23 April 2016
If you rely on a water well, keeping up with the maintenance of your well equipment is important. If it's a jet type well pump, this can be a pretty simple task, but your pump is exposed to the elements and cold weather. Submersible pumps are a good solution to protect pumps and keep them out of the way, but they also require care when pulling them for repairs or inspection.
16 March 2016
One of the more interesting alternatives to painting the rims on your vehicle is to utilize powder coating, mostly because powder coating offers substantial benefits when compared with traditional paint. To powder coat your rims, you would spray ground resins and pigments onto a metal surface, then heat those resins and pigments until they melt and become an even coating on the surface of the metal. Listed below are three benefits provided by powder coating.
4 February 2016
If you have any industrial grade vehicle, building or other fixture, abrasive blasting methods like sand blasting are often the best way to go when you need cleaning services. There are a number of things you will need to keep in mind if you have never received sand blasting service before, including the advantages, costs and tips for hiring professional contractors. With this information in mind, follow these guidelines below and use them for your sand blasting needs.
6 January 2016