2017

Exploring Sheet Metal Fabrication Techniques

When it comes to shaping, cutting, and joining sheets of metal, many different techniques can be used. This article explores the most common, efficient and effective metal sheet fabrication techniques that are employed in industrial and manufacturing processes. Resistance Welding An important part of sheet metal fabrications involves joining two sheets of metal. Many techniques are used in this process in an attempt to achieve effective and high quality results, but few can compete with resistance welding.

Steel Yourself: The Advantages Of Choosing Sheet Steel To Replace Your Ute Bed

Utes are made to take a licking and keep on ticking, but no part of a well-used ute takes as much punishment as the bed of its loading bay, and it's a fair bet that any ute that has been on the road for more than a few years will need its bed replacing at some point. To replace a ute bed damaged beyond repair, you could go to the original manufacturer for a replacement -- however, having a new bed custom made by a metal fabrication service is often the quicker, easier and less expensive option.

Why You Need to Consider Cold Weather Conditions When Chosen the Pipes for Your Property

There seems little doubt that global warming is here to stay and is causing those weather "anomalies" to be even more regular. In recent years, freezing conditions have been evident in most areas across Australia from time to time and this should cause new home builders some concern if they are to avoid potential damage caused by burst pipes. If you're in the market to build a new property, why should you choose a certain type of piping, to make sure that you don't come up against this issue?

4 Signs Your Power Scraper Needs a New Blade

A power scraper can help you remove tiles and scrape off old glue or debris. If you have one of these tools, you may occasionally need to replace the blade. Wondering if your scraper needs a new blade? Here's what you need to consider: 1. The Blade Has Visible Damage Ideally, before using a power scraper or any other scraping tool, you should examine the equipment to see how it looks.

Best Engineering Tips for an Earthquake Proof Multi-Story Building

When earthquakes occur, they devastate cities by killing people and causing untold damage to property. Moreover, a high-magnitude earthquake can destroy civil structures including bridges, skyscrapers and residential homes. The intensified shaking of buildings might lead to loss of property or even lives as mentioned above, especially in residential areas. Therefore, high-rise residential buildings located in earthquake prone areas should be designed to resist earthquakes. You do not have to break the bank to afford such plans.