How Does Paying Attention to Ergonomics in the Workplace Pay Off?

November 17th, 2014 (No Comments)

A special thank you to Lista for guest-blogging the article below! According to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), musculoskeletal disorders (carpal tunnel syndrome, tendinitis, muscle strains, lower back injuries, etc.) are one of the leading causes of workplace injuries and illnesses. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates musculoskeletal disorders accounted for […]

In stock! Introducing the Dazor Saturn LED Spot!

August 14th, 2013 (No Comments)

(A special thank you to Dazor for guest-blogging the content below!) Dazor’s new Saturn LED Spot is the latest generation in high-quality, energy-efficient lighting designed for years of use with the most demanding visual tasks in a variety of production environments.   Many LED fixture manufacturers claim their light will last for the full LED life […]

Vendor Spotlight: CCI

June 29th, 2012 (No Comments)

(special thanks to CCI for guest blogging the content below!) Why “CORSTAT” is the best product for you: CCI ‘makes’ Corstat at our very own factory in Minnesota. The real issue we want to convey is that quality and ESD performance are what should drive the customer’s decision. Along with that, not all conductive corrugated […]

Vendor Spotlight: Daylight Company

June 22nd, 2012 (No Comments)

(special thanks to Daylight Company for guest blogging the content below!) What separates Daylight? The Lowdown on Daylight Lamps: When I began working with the Daylight Company, the first thing I realized was the positive impact of good quality lighting. People all over the world rely on light in their day to day lives including […]

(Exclusively from Weller!)Ten Commandments of Soldering

June 8th, 2012 (No Comments)

(Special thanks to Weller for guest blogging the content below!) I. Thou shall not remove tip when soldering iron is powered “on.” Doing so can cause heating element to rise up to approximately 1300°F, resulting in thermal shock and reduced heater life. II. Thou shall maintain a damp iron sponge, preferably with de-ionized water. A […]