Laser Cutting For Metal Fabrication: Why?

Cutting of metals during fabrication is often unavoidable. There are various techniques that a metal fabrication specialist can use to can cut their raw material into rightly-sized pieces or sheets. Laser cutting is among the techniques referred to and it often costs more than to have metals laser-cut. This article compares laser cutting to other cutting techniques in a bid to justify the often higher cost of this technique. Trainee fabricators should find this information particularly useful Laser Cutting vs Conventional Machining Conventional machining refers to the use of traditional-style machines to cut metals during fabrication. Lathes, drill presses and…
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Lifting plates safely for steel fabrication

When working in the steel plate fabrication industry, there are many things you need to be aware of when it comes to your safety. Wearing the right gear, lifting properly to avoid injury, and steering clear of all heavy machinery that might hurt you are all important things to keep in mind to be as safe as possible at your work place. Another area where you should make sure you take all necessary safety precautions is when there’s a need for lifting plates using machinery. To do this the safest way possible with different types of equipment, there are a…
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What to think about regarding registration when working as an engineer in Brisbane

If you’re an engineer that is thinking about working for a company based in Brisbane, you need to be aware of that Queensland is the only state that requires all engineers involved in regional work to get registered according to their own legislations. This does not just apply if you’re looking for a job in Queensland, it’s also something you need to think about if you are working for a Brisbane based company in another state or country. It also applies if you own your own company overseas or in another state. Registration To be able to register as an…
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Tips to choosing acrylic splashbacks

Acrylic splashbacks or splashbacks made from Perspex sheets are becoming a popular choice. They are slowly replacing glass splashbacks and are becoming a suitable alternative to tiles. Both companies and homeowners are choosing this material because it’s stronger and a lot lighter. However, perspex sheets are not all similar. You’ll need to be well equipped to choose the best acrylic splashback. Here are some of the best tips to consider. Choose quality acrylic Just as with any other product, the quality of these splashbacks vary. This is mainly dependent on the kinds of resins used and the setup process during…
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