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Petroleum Product of the Week: Traffic Signals

Petroleum Product of the Week: Traffic Signals

In 1914, Cleveland installed the nation’s first electric traffic signal on the corner of 105th and Euclid Avenue. Lester Wire designed the light and it only had red and... Read More
What is Urban Warming and How is LA Fighting it?

What is Urban Warming and How is LA Fighting it?

Urban heat islands, also called “urban warming,” is becoming more and more common. Lately, cities have been working to combat the effects with some preeeetty cool methods. What is Urban... Read More
5 Common Automotive Engine Myths

5 Common Automotive Engine Myths

Proper engine maintenance is key if you want to keep your car driving smoothly for as long as possible. Oil is a major component in routine car maintenance: it... Read More
Petroleum Product of the Week: Traffic Signals

Petroleum Product of the Week: Traffic Signals

In 1914, Cleveland installed the nation’s first electric traffic signal on the corner of 105th and Euclid Avenue. Lester Wire designed the light and it only had red and... Read More
Petroleum Product of the Week: Toothbrushes

Petroleum Product of the Week: Toothbrushes

Every morning when you wake up, you probably have some kind of routine or a few daily rituals. Maybe you get out of bed, take a shower, get dressed,... Read More
Petroleum Product of the Week: Speedometer

Petroleum Product of the Week: Speedometer

One of the many things I never really thought about the workings of before includes the speedometer. I mean, I pay attention to it. I always keep an eye... Read More
What is Urban Warming and How is LA Fighting it?

What is Urban Warming and How is LA Fighting it?

Urban heat islands, also called “urban warming,” is becoming more and more common. Lately, cities have been working to combat the effects with some preeeetty cool methods. What is Urban... Read More
5 Common Automotive Engine Myths

5 Common Automotive Engine Myths

Proper engine maintenance is key if you want to keep your car driving smoothly for as long as possible. Oil is a major component in routine car maintenance: it... Read More
Why is Lead so Poisonous?

Why is Lead so Poisonous?

Oh, lead. In 2017, most people are aware that lead is poisonous. Which is actually kind of devastating, because it’s a very useful heavy metal. Lead is malleable and... Read More
Benefits and Uses of Full Synthetic Engine Oil

Benefits and Uses of Full Synthetic Engine Oil

It’s not uncommon for a vehicle to require using full synthetic engine oil–but, why? Well, the synthetic substance offers several benefits to your car and will extend your engine’s... Read More
All About Passenger Car Engine Oil

All About Passenger Car Engine Oil

If you’re wondering what exactly classifies as a passenger car motor/engine oil (PCMO), the answer is fairly simple: all cars and light-duty trucks. But it’s not really just that simple.... Read More
Everything You Need to Know About Recycling Motor Oil

Everything You Need to Know About Recycling Motor Oil

In a world that is becoming more and more aware of the importance of recycling, we thought it was about time we talked about how you can and why... Read More
Sandblasting and the Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Sandblasting and the Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

When it comes to sandblasting, the importance of safety cannot be stressed enough. That safety expands past the blast suit into the entire breathing air system. Carbon Monoxide poisoning is... Read More
LP vs HP: Which Blast Machine Do I Need?

LP vs HP: Which Blast Machine Do I Need?

One question we hear frequently is, Which blast machine do I need…HP or LP? Here’s a hint: it all has to do with your breathing air respirator.  When choosing a complete... Read More
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

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