Electric scooters: Love or hate them? Here’s what you need to know
Scooters used to be toys only for children. Their motorized descendants, however, are now popular among adults.
Last year, Americans took 38.5 million trips on shared scooters in more than 100 cities, according to the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO),…[Leggi tutto]
When to use slip on flanges?
Slip On Flanges are preferred by some contractors, over the Weld-neck, because of the lower initial cost. However, this may be offset by the added cost of the two fillet welds required for proper installation. The strength of the slip-on flange is ample for it’s rating, but its life under fatigue conditions is c…[Leggi tutto]
A Short Article on Mechanical Fasteners
A mechanical fastener is a device that is used to mechanically join (or fasten or affixes) two or more objects together. In general, fasteners are used to create non-permanent joints; that is, joints that can be removed or dismantled without damaging the joining components.
A welding joint or riveted joint…[Leggi tutto]
Transparent Acrylic Furniture – The Epitome of Style and Strength
Acrylic furniture is slowly becoming a modern home décor trend, and it’s not going away anytime soon. Furniture does not only serve as a piece of decoration statement in the home, but it also goes a long way in providing necessary comfort when it’s needed. Home improvements and in…[Leggi tutto]
The many uses of fruit and vegetable powders
The growing need for clean label products is a broad demand but a real one. According to Nielsen, clean label products have been the biggest growth drivers of the packaged food and beverage industry in the past five years. Fruit powders can help slim down ingredient labels and…[Leggi tutto]