The 4 Types of Permanent Magnets

Not all permanent magnets are the same. By definition, a permanent magnet is any object that produces a magnetic field without the assistance of an inducing field or electric current. Some of them occur naturally in the Earth’s crust, whereas … Read More

Employee of the Month: Gregg Robb

Congratulations Gregg Robb on being Employee of the Month for March 2023 Nomination Gregg came to work for us 25+ years ago.  He was originally hired to work in the warehouse, and it didn’t take long to figure out that his … Read More

How to Choose Cabinet Hinges

Are you looking to buy cabinet hinges? Cabinet hinges feature a unique design that makes them ideal for cabinet doors. You can use them to attach cabinet doors to cabinet units. Most cabinet doors will require two hinges — one … Read More

The Beginner’s Guide to Swivel Hoist Rings

Not all hoist rings consist of a fixed bail. Some of them have a bail that can freely turn from side to side. Known as swivel hoist rings, they are used in conjunction with a hoist. Hoists are industrial lifting … Read More

5 Features to Look For in a Walk-In Cooler Lock

You can’t use just any lock for a walk-in cooler. Walk-in coolers are large commercial refrigeration systems. As their name suggests, they are large enough to “walk in.” Whether you own a restaurant, cafe, food processing business or any other … Read More

What Are Hand Retractable Spring Plungers?

When shopping for spring plungers, you may come across hand retractable spring plungers. Like all spring plungers, they feature a built-in spring that applies pressure to the part with which they are used. Hand retractable spring plungers, however, can be … Read More

The Benefits of Cast Iron Handwheels

Handwheels are available in different materials. While some of them are made of plastic, others are made of metals or alloys. There are stainless steel handwheels that feature a stainless construction, for instance, and there are cast iron handwheels. Cast … Read More