A Crash Course on Copper Crash Bar Covers

If you own or manage a commercial building, you may want to invest in copper crash bar covers. Offices, restaurants, retail stores and other commercial buildings often have crash bars on their doors. Rather than pulling a handle, visitors can … Read More

The Beginner’s Guide to Plastic Living Hinges

Hinges come in a variety of styles. While you might be familiar with traditional styles consisting of two leaks and an integrated knuckles, there are other styles that often go unnoticed, such as plastic living hinges. Plastic living hinges don’t … Read More

Extruded Rubber Seals: Everything You Need to Know

Rubber extrusion is a common manufacturing process. It involves the use of an extrusion machine to create rubber products. In addition to electrical connectors and grommets, rubber extrusion is used to make seals. Here’s everything you need to know about … Read More

Stainless Steel vs Music Wire Springs: What’s the Difference?

Most springs are made of metal, but some of them are made of different types of metal than others. There are stainless steel springs, and there are music wire springs. Both stainless steel and music wire springs are capable of … Read More

Reasons to Choose Steel Leveling Feet

If you’re tired of dealing with a wobbly or otherwise level appliance, you should consider investing in a set of steel leveling feet. As the name suggests, they are “feet” that support leveling. You can adjust the height of the … Read More

6 Common Uses for Footman Loops

Footman loops are versatile products that support a variety of different applications. Also known as strap loops, they are metal bars. You can install them on just about any flat surface. What are some uses for footman loops exactly? Here … Read More

What Is a Vertical Toggle Clamp?

If you’re looking for a workholding solution, you may want to choose a vertical toggle clamp. This clamp will secure your workpiece into place so that you can perform tasks like drilling, cutting or sanding. All toggle clamps are workholding … Read More

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