Stainless steel float valves are remarkable yet simple mechanical devices that offer limitless uses for liquid-level control systems applications. Float valves are, in their basic form, liquid-level controllers. They measure, monitor, or activate a particular mechanical level control system to regulate fluid levels in various open and closed storage tanks, vessels, basins, condensate tanks, remote… Read more »
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When designing cabinets for a kitchen or any other room in the home, the cabinetry isn’t quite complete until the hardware is attached. Not only is such hardware functional, but these pulls, knobs, backplates, or other cabinet accessories are also decorative. Such hardware can come in various sizes, styles, and types, made from various materials… Read more »
For those working with thread arrangements for piping, it’s important to know the differences between types of threads. Whether NPT vs. MNPT, FTP vs. NPT, or even NPT vs. BPT, understanding the differences between these commonly used threads will help avoid issues from utilizing incompatible pipe threads.
When it comes to stainless steel heat treatment, methods will vary according to the metal’s end use and the properties necessary for the application. Sometimes this involves the metal undergoing several types of heat treatment, with methods for certain superalloys going through as many as six steps to optimize their properties.
Many industries use various equipment to maintain fluids, or even fluid-like substances, at a certain level. A liquid level control system utilizes various floats, probes, and other simple or complex technologies to moderate fluid levels. Some of these systems, processes, and implements can also be used with dry powders, chemicals, or any material that flows…. Read more »
Remodeling or designing new kitchens requires an eye for detail, especially when it comes to kitchen cabinets and their hardware. Understanding current trends in cabinets allow both professional and amateur designers to select the best style for their kitchen, which is why learning about kitchen cabinet color trends of 2022 is so important.
Due to its many advantageous qualities, stainless steel is a popular metal for a wide variety of industrial and consumer products. It resists corrosion from liquids, gases, and chemicals, along with being particularly durable, tough, and visually appealing. Many available stainless steel grades can withstand extremes of hot or cold, which is why it’s popular… Read more »
Float valves are mechanisms or machines used for filling tanks, reservoirs, or other containers for liquids. Also referred to as a ballcock, as the hollow float is often shaped like a ball, it’s essentially the same mechanism as one would find in flushing toilets, and helps prevent overflow or backflow. Consisting of a valve connected… Read more »
This blog is Part Two of a two-part series highlighting our guide to the tool and die manufacturing process, with a focus on manufacturing capabilities and types of die manufacturing.
This blog is Part One of a two-part series highlighting our guide to the tool and die manufacturing process, with a focus on defining this type of manufacturing and the process involved.