Enclosures – What’s in the Box?

From the very beginning of electrical power usage, switches were know as cut-outs. The name comes from the use of “cut out” the power. A simple term but effective in its meaning, the cut out was simplified switch made from copper bars and insulated “T” handle for the user to switch on and off. Enclosures are where the cut-outs are installed and later placed in boxes. Enclosures are that physical part that protected users from electrical currents and their safety.

When electricity was brought into every home, in the days before enclosures existed as knife-switch cut out with cartridge and edison-base fuses, people quickly gained the knowledge that getting too close to the electrical service was scary and unpleasant. It could be very deadly. For that reason, to improve safety, they started installing live parts in wood cabinets. This way, the term “cabinet” was intended and still in use till today. The cabinet was similar looking like your everyday kitchen cabinet and made from dry wood materials. It was a great improvement compared to how it used to be before, but when different manners of utilization were discovered for electricity, they lead to fire hazard and electrical shocks. That’s why metal cabinets were invented and were more fire resistant.

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Enclosures and cases often contain over current devices, that are there to protects the device. Not only over current devices, they also contain conductors and other equipment such as timers, relays and much more. Electrical substation or switchyards is always surrounding the electrical equipment as a fence or a wall that encloses transformers, switches, reactors, etc.
The primary function of enclosures is to enclose electrical conductors and equipment. They provide guidance for selection of enclosures for specific outdoor or indoor locations that are standar for EMA types. Continue reading

Industrial Pallet Racks Explained

When running a warehouse, besides taking care of having the proper team of people who will give their best in order to make things work like they have to, having enough storage is one of the biggest concerns. This is because insufficient storage space for storing the goods will affect the workflow and the revenue. Consequently, having the proper storage is a must when running a warehouse regardless of its size.

By far, the most suitable and cost-effective solution for storing warehouse goods is warehouse racking system. Today, the number of storage facilities and warehouses that rely on industrial pallet warehouse racking system is constantly growing. They are perfect for both storage and distribution purposes and are ideal for storing lightweight and heavyweight products, as well as different types of equipment, parts and inventory.

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There are several types of warehouse pallet racks for storage and distribution:

  • Selective Pallet Racks

    They are the most common type of storage racks used in warehouses. Selective pallet racking systems have simple design, but they are available in different styles and brands that offer firm storage space to warehouses and many other storage facilities. What makes it so perfect is its easy access and its ability to use the whole free space in the warehouse. Continue reading

Low Loader Trailer Intro

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As you probably know, transportation of goods, supplies and machines is a serious concern for every company. But every day people introduce a new method, way or solution for transportation, with goals to lower the costs, ease the transportation and increase efficiency. One of the most efficient transportation machines which has proven its worth multiple times is the low loader trailer. Able to load from the ground and carry various goods and supplies with convenience, low loader trailers can increase the transportation efficiency in all possible terms. People use low loader trailers in many different industries, so they have different reasons to own. Basically, they prefer these three reasons to choose a low loader trailer

What you should know about windscreen replacement

Windscreen ReplacementSafety on the road is very important. It is everybody’s job however, drivers are the ones that should pay special attention to make sure their vehicle does not become a hazard to everyone. If you believe your car has a defect and its ability to properly run has been impaired, you should sanitize the problem as soon as possible. When doing so, make sure that any repair done on your car complies with manufacturer’s specifications. This is especially true when you have cracked windshield and need windscreen repair or windscreen replacement. Continue reading

Auto repairs in Melbourne, Australia

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If you are a vehicle owner, you need to know that keeping your car in best possible roadworthy condition is your responsibility as a traffic participant. Auto service and auto repairs are an essential aspect in that matter.
This is why you need to be very careful when choosing an auto mechanic to cater to your vehicle’s mechanical needs and also provide you with the necessary advice on cars and car servicing. In order to maintain your vehicle properly you need to have adequate expertise on the subject.
The Automotive experts, as the name suggests are an automotive service centre in Melbourne Australia. We operate in tree shops in the Melbourne area each providing personalized customer service and a high level of expertise in auto service arising from a combined experience of over 40 years.

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Auto Repairs

Our team is highly skilled and experienced in :
Timing Belt Replacement
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Tips on lowering car service costs

car and cashes on scales We all hate that feeling when we are taking the car to the auto shop knowing you are gonna get overcharged for the service. However there are ways to avoid this if you find the right information. By learning to do simple maintenance of your car you can save a lot of money from full car services. Besides there are numerous sources for literature that can help you do simple car repairs like oil changing, tire changing, battery recharging etc. This way you can avoid expensive auto service for such easy maintenance tasks. Apart from this there are other tips we can use to cut car service costs.

Looking around through several auto shops near you won’t hurt. Also, having your car checked at one auto service shop doesn’t mean that you must do the repair there. If the proposed bill for the service seems too high you have total freedom to leave and visit another car workshop. It is your governmental right to ask for max three different bids before you sign a contract. Continue reading

When it is time for transmission service?

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You noticed your car grinding and took it for an inspection believing you just needed a simple oil change. However, your mechanic informed you that your car was due for a transmission service. But you had your car less then two years and are not sure as to what to do. To keep your transmission shifting smoothly you must replace transmission fluid as recommended by your manufacturer. Be sure to follow owner’s manual schedule since transmission is one of the most important and probably most complex system in your car. Periodic transmission service is vital for your car’s power and efficient driving speed. However, some cars will require automatic transmission service prior to the designed schedule. It depends on the quality of transmission fluid and owner’s driving techniques and habits. Continue reading