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Petroleum Product of the Week: Candles

Petroleum Product of the Week: Candles

Now that it’s “officially” fall, I couldn’t be happier. My tastes are stereotypical: I love the weather, the changing leaves, the sweaters, and the candles–oh do I love the candles. I’m... Read More
The Ancient History of Petroleum: A Hydrocarbon Built for Industry

The Ancient History of Petroleum: A Hydrocarbon Built for Industry

The history of oil is often told in a modern context: James Young, Edwin Drake, the sprouting oil wells of Pennsylvania, and the early days of the Standard Oil... Read More
The Stacking Dilemma: What Do You Do With Not-In-Service Oil Rigs?

The Stacking Dilemma: What Do You Do With Not-In-Service Oil Rigs?

Understanding the oil industry isn’t exactly easy–for starters, nobody even knows exactly how much oil is actually underground. The oil market ebbs and flows and is probably far more complicated than... Read More

Lubricants

The Stacking Dilemma: What Do You Do With Not-In-Service Oil Rigs?

The Stacking Dilemma: What Do You Do With Not-In-Service Oil Rigs?

Understanding the oil industry isn’t exactly easy–for starters, nobody even knows exactly how much oil is actually underground. The oil market ebbs and flows and is probably far more complicated than... Read More
Petroleum Product of the Week: Baseballs

Petroleum Product of the Week: Baseballs

It’s football season again, and for the second year in a row, I can happily admit that I do not give a crap. The New York Mets are in... Read More
Will we ever REALLY run out of OIL?

Will we ever REALLY run out of OIL?

“There will still be oil in the ground 10 years from now, and 50 years from now and 500 years from now.” – Mike Moffatt, Economics Expert “According to... Read More

Sandblasting

Turn your trash into cash: 5 of the coolest DIY Sandblasting Projects

Turn your trash into cash: 5 of the coolest DIY Sandblasting Projects

As the fleeting summer lapses into its cooler counterpart visibly through your office window, you may find yourself longing for one last, slothful weekend on the beach — however,... Read More
This incredible laser technology removes rust instantly — but you definitely can’t afford it

This incredible laser technology removes rust instantly — but you definitely can’t afford it

Rust is a nightmare for vehicle owners. It likely began somewhere hidden from your line of sight, and for the past five years it’s managed to go unseen. You’ve... Read More
How to Choose the Correct Air Hose for Your Blast Pot

How to Choose the Correct Air Hose for Your Blast Pot

What size air hose do I need to hook up my new blast pot? As the “sandblasting expert,” a question I receive quite often is, I just received my new... Read More

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