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Quick Guide to Choosing an Electric Motor

Here are questions we might ask to help you identify the electric motor you’re looking for.

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Choosing the Right Castors for Your Equipment

The humble castor is more than just a wheel. It is important to get the right one with proper specifications for your intended use.

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Why Anti-Slip Ladder Rung Covers Are Essential

Here is why you should use them to minimise the risk of slips, stumbles and falls while ascending or descending a ladder.

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Overview of Basic Singular Wear Patterns in Machining

This is an overview of the most observed singular wear patterns on cutting tools. These include flank and crater wear, built up edges, chipping, thermal cracking, plastic deformation, notch wear, chip hammering and edge breakage.

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Quick Guide to Anti-Slip Products

Here are things to consider when buying anti-slip products for safety and compliance.

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Practical Father's Day Gift Ideas

We shortlisted the best things you can give to dads of all ages on this special day.

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Enhancing Workplace Safety: Strategies for Effective Asbestos Hazard Management in Industrial Settings

Industries must prioritise this to maintain a safe work environment and uphold their reputation for safety standards.

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Quick Guide to Industrial Gloves

Keep this as reference for when you buy your next pair of gloves.

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Pulley Speed Ratio: Larger Vs Smaller Pulleys

Here’s how you can spin your driven pulley faster or slower.

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Glossary of Industrial Terms and Acronyms

Here's a compilation of the most common terms and acronyms (spelled out forms) in their industrial context.

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Fostering the Buyer-Supplier Relationship

Here are some of the advantages of having a buyer-supplier relationship that has stood the test of time.

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Fastener Reference Guide (Metric-Imperial Equivalents)

Here’s a simplified guide to identifying threaded fasteners.

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Choosing The Right Band Saw Blade

Choosing the right band saw blade can make a big difference in the quality and efficiency of your cuts.

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Why Thermal Protective Work Gloves Are Crucial For Safe Handling

Combating the cold winter months and handling cold and wet materials can test any worker. Worker performance within cold environments requires high quality PPE solutions and at Beaver Brands, safety is their number one concern.

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Quick Guide to Industrial Pumps

Here are things to consider when buying your next pump or any related components and accessories.

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FAQs About Sqwincher Hydration Products

Customers have been asking us these questions about the brand. We’ve compiled the answers here.

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FAQs on Tap Magic Cutting Fluids

We compiled the answers to the most common questions about their products.

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Electric Motor IP Ratings

Here’s a quick reference table for ingress protection (IP) ratings.

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Common Causes of Electric Motor Breakdown

Industrial electric motors are built tough to be reliable in countless applications, but breakdowns can still occur due to various factors.

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Choosing Between High-Speed Steel and Carbide Tools

There are many factors determining the choice between high-speed steel (HSS) and carbide cutting tools. Sutton Tools discusses the various pros and cons of each.

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FAQs on Electric Motors for Hazardous Areas

Here is a compilation of information specific to motors designed to work in potentially explosive environments.

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What's Inside the Fastener Black Book

Here are the kinds of information that you can reference in this resource.

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12 Gifts of Christmas

Here’s a list of a dozen items more useful than a partridge in a pear tree.

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Your Complete Guide to Choosing Industrial Suppliers in Australia

Here is a comprehensive list of factors to consider and questions to ask when making this important decision for your business.

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Choosing The Right Protective Coveralls

Choosing the right disposable, protective coveralls is now more important than ever, and while we recommend looking at detailed product literature on what each coverall will and will not protect you against, there are some basic things to consider.

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Dangerous Goods Vs Hazardous Substances

Here’s the difference between these two seemingly interchangeable terms.

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Drill Bit Size Chart (Metric-Imperial Equivalents)

For your convenience, we’ve compiled a simplified chart of drill bit sizes.

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Choosing Between Belt and Chain Drives

The optimal choice will depend on your intended application and the compromises you’re willing to make.

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Belt Length Acronyms (La, Le, Ld, Lp, Lw and Li)

What do these belt length acronyms mean?

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Factors Affecting Electric Motor Breakdown and Lifespan

If you get the right motor for the job and maintain it properly, then it could serve you well for up to a decade or more.

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Spanner Size Chart (Metric-Imperial Equivalents)

For your convenience, we’ve compiled a simplified chart of which spanner to use for each size of bolt or nut.

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How Often Do You Calibrate Your Measuring Devices?

There is no definitive short answer that applies to all instruments, but there are certain conditions that may prompt you to have them checked.

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Does the CRC Evapo-Rust Really Work?

While the product is known to be one of the most effective rust removers in the market, we’ll attempt to answer the questions of those who still need some convincing.

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Quick Guide to Stainless Steel Fasteners

Choosing between 304 and 316 stainless steel fasteners? Here's your quick guide to making the best choice for your situation.

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Quick Guide to Working in Heat

Make sure you (or your crew) stay cool, safe and productive all year round -- indoors or outdoors -- especially during El Niño and hot days ahead.

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Quick Guide to Cleaning Agents

Keep these reminders in mind when buying, handling, using, and storing cleaning chemicals.

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Quick Guide to Buying Flow Meters

Buying a flow meter takes a considerable amount of design and planning, so keep in mind these factors when you are in the market for one.

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When to Use Which LOCTITE® Product (With Charts from Henkel)

Refer to these charts, illustrations and references to know which Loctite product to use with various materials and surfaces.

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Should More Retailers Crowdsource Last-Mile Deliveries?

It becomes a dilemma because the customer is not used to waiting long anymore.

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