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How Sprag Clutches Work

Heavy industry parts are complicated. There are many different types of parts that are used on many different types of machines and equipment. But knowing the role of each one is the difference between carelessness and safety. The sprag clutch plays an important role in heavy machinery. They have very specific use cases and can […]

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Why Should My Crane Wheels Be Flame Hardened?

Thinking about how to extend the life of your equipment? Flame hardened crane wheels can offer many advantages. The extra effort and investment of using flame hardened wheels are likely to pay off for you and your company in the long run. Today, we’re taking a look at just why this decision is the one to […]

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How to Replace a Hydraulic Hose

If you are interacting with heavy equipment on a daily basis, chances are you’re familiar with hydraulic pumps. After all, most farming equipment and other heavy machinery run on hydraulics. When your hydraulic hose leaks, though, it can be a huge hassle, especially if you aren’t familiar with how to replace it. You can always […]

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Semi-metallic Brake Pads Vs. Sintered Brake Pads. What’s The Difference?

Semi-metallic Brake Pads Vs. Sintered Brake Pads. What’s The Difference? Every part of a machine is crucial to the safety of its operation. In the case of brake pads, failing to have the right ones could be catastrophic. Two commonly mentioned options include the semi-metallic brake pads and the sintered ones. Aside from those two, […]

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The Difference Between DC and AC Motors

Looking for a new motor? It’s important to know the difference between DC and AC motors before you make your purchase. While DC and AC motors perform the same function, there are some critical distinctions to keep in mind. Read on to learn more. Power source AC motors rely on an alternating current (A.C.) for their […]

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5 Tips for Industrial Coupling Maintenance

Maintenance on your equipment is key to ensuring safety. And just like human beings, equipment needs a routine checkup in order to run efficiently. Industrial coupling is no different. In order to save time and money on repairs, you’ll need to know the best ways to maintain your equipment. Read on to learn the five tips […]

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How Will Manufacturing Jobs Come Back to the US?

Over the past few decades, there has been an increasing concern over manufacturing jobs in the United States. Jobs have previously been lost to cheaper alternatives overseas. At home, people find themselves competing with technology for a place on the manufacturing line. It seems, though, manufacturing jobs are set to come back in the coming […]

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