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What are the benefits of seaweed?
Seaweed grows in or near salty waters. There are several types, and they generally contain many healthful minerals that are easy for the body to break down. Adding seaweed to the diet may help with thyroid function, digestive health, and weight loss.
Types of seaweed include:
1. nori…[Read more]
What Is the Difference Between API and Pharmaceutical Intermediates?
What is the difference between API and pharmaceutical intermediates? The main difference between the two is that the API is an active product that has completed the synthesis route, and the intermediate is a product in a certain place in the synthesis route.…[Read more]
Accelerating growth in auto parts e-commerce
The UK automotive parts supply chain has been transformed by the emergence of e-commerce and the changing behaviour of car owners. Online parts sales are growing at a rate of around 10.5% a year (CAGR) compared with 3% for the whole UK aftermarket and, according to the Society of Motor…[Read more]
Overview of CNC Machining Process
Evolving from the numerical control (NC) machining process which utilized punched tape cards, CNC machiningis a manufacturing process which utilizes computerized controls to operate and manipulate machine and cutting tools to shape stock material—e.g., metal, plastic, wood, foam, composite, etc.—into cus…[Read more]
Everything you need to know about Gas Solenoid Valves
Gas Solenoid Valves are as versatile as they are useful. Translating electrical impulses, to open and close the valve, they control the flow of gas in a wide range of industrial and residential applications. In this tutorial article, PIF takes a closer look at what Gas Solenoid Valves do,…[Read more]
Types of Sewing Machines and their Uses
A sewing machine consists of four basic mechanisms: a take-up mechanism, a needle-motion mechanism, a material-feeding mechanism, and a bobbin. Its proper operation requires a delicate balance of these mechanisms. This paper introduces a computer-simulation model that represents these mechanisms and…[Read more]
How to maintain your sprayers
When it comes to getting the best value for your dollar, it’s important to buy the most appropriate fungicides, herbicides and insecticides for the job.
It is usually slow and inefficient to mold thermoplastics using the compression molding techniques described above. In particular, it is necessary to
cool a thermoplastic part before removing it from the mold, and this requires that the mass of metal making up the mold also be cooled and then reheated for
How It Works: A Lean, Mean Nail Gun
Pneumatic nailers can slash the time it takes to fasten everything from window trim to roof rafters. The basic guts of the tool haven’t changed since the 1960s: Compressed air pushes a piston that drives a rod, forcing nails deep into wood, before the tool resets for the next nail. Now Bosch has figured o…[Read more]
All About Pneumatic Nailers
Air-powered nail guns offer many advantages that the hammer-and-nail approach, no matter how honorable, can’t hope to match.
• Type of fastener
• Maximum and minimum length of the fastener
• Ease of clearing nail jams
• Easy-to-use depth adjustment for fasteners…[Read more]