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Food for Thought

Food for Thought

By the time I am standing at the counter ready to place an order, I usually only have one thing on my mind; food – and who doesn’t love a shwarma? Waiting for my shawarma was all too agonizing and so I began looking for things to distract me when I noticed the vertical rotisserie… Continue Reading

All About Stairlift Safety

All About Stairlift Safety

Stairlifts have been around and assisting with mobility for decades, and in that time they have grown to be more sophisticated, functional, and most importantly, safe. Considering the fact that they are most commonly used to ensure freedom of movement in those who are vulnerable, it stands to reason that safety is a general concern… Continue Reading

Motors and Their Use in Agriculture

Motors and Their Use in Agriculture

When people consider the farming industry, motors are generally not the first thing that comes to mind. Although, if you work in the industry, that may not be the case. There is a ton of specialised equipment on any farm that relies quite heavily on a functioning motor; from irrigation systems and feeders, to milking… Continue Reading

The Difference Between AC Induction Motors and Synchronous Ones

The Difference Between AC Induction Motors and Synchronous Ones

We all know that there are two major types of motors, AC (alternative current) and DC (direct current). While these operate using very different principles, AC motors themselves come in varying forms as well, namely induction motors and synchronous ones. These two types have a few major similarities, but essentially work very differently from one… Continue Reading

Does Your Motor Provider Offer These Value Added Services?

  If you’re involved in the manufacturing industry, particularly for electronic equipment, then you have likely built a reliable partnership with the company that supplies you with your much needed motoring products and services. If you haven’t, then you should for the sake of reliability, access to stock and to make your efforts more cost-effective.… Continue Reading

How does a Laboratory Centrifuge Work?

How does a Laboratory Centrifuge Work?

There are many types of centrifugation: Isopycnic centrifugation, often used to isolate nucleic acids like DNA. Differential centrifugation, often used to separate some types of organelles from whole cells for further analysis of certain parts of the cells. Sucrose gradient centrifugation, this type of centrifugation is often used to purify certain enveloped viruses and ribosomes,… Continue Reading

Caring For Aging Parents

Caring For Aging Parents

Caring For Aging Parents If you’re lucky enough to still have your parents around, you have noticed that over the years that there are somethings that they cannot do anymore. And, of course, they are still very adamant that they can still do these few things, and even better than before. The last thing that… Continue Reading

Maintaining and Storing Electric Motors

Maintaining and Storing Electric Motors

Maintaining and Storing Electric Motors Electric motors can last for years and provide ongoing and reliable service, if they are maintained and well cared for. Despite where your motor is located within your place of business, it is important to make sure it is properly cared for. In order to give you the most out… Continue Reading

Electric Wheelchair Motors

Electric Wheelchair Motors

Electric Wheelchair Motors The manual wheel chair is not exactly the easiest aid for a person to use, especially when they have limited upper body strength. Those who make use of wheelchair to get around either have to exert their own arm strength or they have to rely on other people to push the wheelchair… Continue Reading