Monthly Archives: January 2013

You Can Obtain Custom Finishing Processes for Straightened Wire

Depending on the application or process where straightened wire is being used, it may require custom finishing. For instance, you may want the ends of each section of wire to be bent and curved, to make it easier to attach … Continue reading

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Woven Nylon Mesh Weaves Each Piece Together to Make It More Durable

Woven nylon mesh is a type of mesh where the individual pieces have been woven together to create the mesh openings. During the weaving process, each vertical and horizontal piece will be run under, over, and possibly even through, the … Continue reading

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Use a Template When Cutting Nylon Mesh Screen to Size

You can replace nylon mesh screen if it becomes damaged or wears out. All you need to do is take the old screen out of the device or apparatus and replace it with a new screen. The old screen can … Continue reading

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Stainless Steel Machine Screws Can Be Used with Glues and Adhesives

You have different options available, when assembling different parts and components, and securing them together. Some processes may involve the use of glues or adhesives, which can be further strengthened by attaching stainless steel machine screws. Glues and adhesives can … Continue reading

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Some Industries Can Only Use Stainless Steel Hypodermic Tubing a Single Time

In certain fields and industries, stainless steel hypodermic tubing should be replaced after being used a single time. A good example is the healthcare industry. This type of tubing is part of different types of needle assemblies. Once a needle … Continue reading

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PTFE Tubing Can Be Purchased by Itself or Already Assembled with Other Materials

Depending on how you intend to use PTFE tubing, you have different options available. In cases where you will be using it as a protective covering over wiring, used in healthcare devices, you can purchase the tubing already applied to … Continue reading

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Order Multiple Blunt Needle Sizes to Create Your Own Custom Lab Kits

You will want to make sure to keep a supply of blunt needle sizes on hand when you use multiple sizes. You can create your own unique lab kits, to include an assortment of the sizes you require. In order … Continue reading

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In Certain Situations You May Want to Apply Teflon Heat Shrink Tubing Ahead of Time

Teflon heat shrink tubing can be applied before assembly processes to wires and cables. You may want to do this when assembly processes would prevent applying the tubing later. Another reason to do this is when the wire or cable … Continue reading

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High Temperature Tolerances Are Needed When Working with PTFE Heat Shrink Tubing

One mistake to avoid when using PTFE heat shrink tubing is attempting to apply it in locations which cannot withstand high temperatures. You can cause damage to other areas of the application or component, when you apply this tubing. You … Continue reading

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Gauge Sizes Are the Same for Regular, Thin Wall and Extra Thin Wall Stainless Tubing

Stainless steel tubing is based on selecting the size you require by using the appropriate gauge size. The gauge refers to the outside diameter of the tubing. For this reason, you will find that gauges are similar for regular, thin … Continue reading

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