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Why Is Breakout Torque Important?

Why Is Breakout Torque Important?

May 30th 2019

Breakout torque is the force required to loosen a securely tightened—and corroded—nut or bolt. If threads are sufficiently corroded, that torque might be two or three times the tightening torque.Br … read more
Troubleshooting Spray Booth Airflow

Troubleshooting Spray Booth Airflow

May 28th 2019

Making spray booths work exactly the way you want can be a challenge because of space and ventilation constraints. Spray booths can take up a lot of space on shop floors, so finding the right spot t … read more
When Do You Need Salt Spray Testing?

When Do You Need Salt Spray Testing?

May 21st 2019

Salt spray testing is used to ensure long-lasting coating performance in a number of industries. For instance, the Oil & Gas industry often requires salt spray testing to confirm that fasteners (n … read more
What’s the Best Coating for Molding Processes?

What’s the Best Coating for Molding Processes?

Apr 25th 2019

Teflon™ in the Molding Industry cuts manufacturing costs by eliminating release agents and reducing product defects. Teflon coatings provide a more permanent, nonstick, and repeatable high-release s … read more