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The Safety Rules Of Using An Overhead Bridge Crane As A Work Platform

Industrial & Manufacturing Blog

The tall stature of the overhead bridge crane makes it ideal for use as a work platform in some situations. If you are in the middle of a construction project where an overhead bridge crane is involved, you may be tempted to just have your employees go ahead and use the top frame of the crane to reach necessary heights during certain aspects of the project. While this is allowed by OSHA in some settings, there are specific conditions that must be met and rules that are to be followed if you plan to use your overhead bridge crane as a work platform during construction.

13 April 2016

Reasons To Use Sheet Metal For Fabricating

Industrial & Manufacturing Blog

Sheet metal is a great material for manufacturing. It is superior to molded plastic or other forms of metal fabrication for many reasons. Cost Saving The primary benefit of using sheet metal is the cost savings in both production costs and long-term maintenance. During production, costs using sheet metal are lower because the blanks used during pressing are the same. They only need to be created once and can then be used repeatedly.

8 April 2016

Improving The Accuracy Of Your Scales

Industrial & Manufacturing Blog

If your manufacturing processes rely on precise material measurements for success, having access to an industrial scale can be beneficial. Like any piece of machinery, a scale must be properly maintained in order to ensure that its readings are accurate. Here are three simple things that you can do to help improve the accuracy of your industrial balance in the future. 1. Be mindful of the environment in which you are using your industrial scale.

5 April 2016