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The Circulatory System: The Hydraulics of the Human Heart

The Circulatory System: The Hydraulics of the Human Heart

In 1648, a French mathematician named Blaise Pascal proved that when applied to a fluid, pressure will be evenly dispersed throughout that fluid. This is known as Pascal’s law.... Read More
Petroleum Product of the Week: TENTS

Petroleum Product of the Week: TENTS

Here in Northeastern Pennsylvania, we don’t often mourn the waning days of summer. From early June to late August, our forests and fields are a stark green, blossoming with... Read More
“Intelligent” machinery threatens to take the manufacturing jobs of millions – and “experts” believe this to be a good thing

“Intelligent” machinery threatens to take the manufacturing jobs of millions – and “experts” believe this to be a good thing

If you’ve stepped inside a modern manufacturing plant, you have probably witnessed, first-hand, the brilliance of industrial machinery. For whatever reason, it’s a million-times more pleasing to watch a... Read More

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The Circulatory System: The Hydraulics of the Human Heart

The Circulatory System: The Hydraulics of the Human Heart

In 1648, a French mathematician named Blaise Pascal proved that when applied to a fluid, pressure will be evenly dispersed throughout that fluid. This is known as Pascal’s law.... Read More
“Intelligent” machinery threatens to take the manufacturing jobs of millions – and “experts” believe this to be a good thing

“Intelligent” machinery threatens to take the manufacturing jobs of millions – and “experts” believe this to be a good thing

If you’ve stepped inside a modern manufacturing plant, you have probably witnessed, first-hand, the brilliance of industrial machinery. For whatever reason, it’s a million-times more pleasing to watch a... Read More
Who really invented the wheel? (And what took us so long?)

Who really invented the wheel? (And what took us so long?)

As a nation, we’ve all grown way too accustomed to the presence of the wheel. Still, it makes sense; for us, wheels are just ordinary – and while many... Read More

Sandblasting

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
John Visits Clemco Industries: Days 2, 3, 4

John Visits Clemco Industries: Days 2, 3, 4

Day Two, Wednesday April 20th – Clemco Blast Machine Safety NOTE: To read about John’s first day at Clemco Industries product training, click here. Let’s face it: media blasting... Read More
John Visits Clemco Industries: Day 1

John Visits Clemco Industries: Day 1

Washington, Missouri: located fifty miles south of St.Louis, in The Heart of Wine Country, nestled on the western bank of the Missouri River. I recently had the opportunity to visit this... Read More

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