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Whats the Difference Between Neodymium and Ceramic Magnets?

Neodymium (also known as rare Earth) magnets have become increasingly popular in recent years, both for recreational and commercial purposes. Although small in size, they offer an exceptional level of strength that’s not found in traditional ceramic magnets. Neodymium magnets … Read More

Aluminum vs Steel: Comparing the Two ‘Kings’ of Metal

Aluminum and steel are among the most commonly used metals in the manufacturing industry. From airplane fuselage panels and automotive frames to  nuts, bolts and washers, there are a countless number of items made of these metals. While they share … Read More

How to Clean Stainless Steel

Stainless steel, also known as inox steel, is a type of alloy steel that’s made with a minimum of 10.5% chromium. The presence of chromium helps to protect against the otherwise destructive formation of rust and corrosion. As such, many … Read More

What is Lean Manufacturing?

If you’ve been in the manufacturing industry for any significant length of time, you may have come across the term “lean manufacturing.” Many companies are now utilizing lean manufacturing practices to improve their output and generate higher profits. But what … Read More

How to Protect Stainless Steel from Rust and Corrosion

It’s a common assumption that stainless steel is immune to rust and corrosion. After all, isn’t the distinguishing characteristic that sets it apart from standard steel? While stainless steel is “resistant” to the effects of moisture, it may still develop … Read More

What Is Renewable Energy?

Renewable energy is defined as energy generated from natural resources which can be easily replenished. Some examples of renewable energy are solar, wind and biomass just to name a few. Before the industrial revolution, most of the world relied on … Read More

How To Cool a Steel Workshop

Steel workshops and buildings can heat up incredibly fast. As we edge closer and closer to spring, the temperatures will begin to rise. Whether you use it for business or pleasure, you should optimize your steel workshop to its more … Read More