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A trademan's life

On the back of the mining boom it's finally cool to be a tradie again - and thank goodness because I can't think of anything worse than being a desk jockey! The trick to earning big dollars at the moment isn't having a fancy law degree - it's being good with your hands and able to to fix and maintain any industrial equipment. Everyday is a new challenge in this job, with new problems coming up all the time. You'll never get bored! This site has loads of tips and tricks on maintain common and uncommon industrial and mining equipment.

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Looking After A Water Tank: Top Tips
18 October 2022

An industrial water tank is a significant investme

Do You Provide Trade Services? Why You Need A Metal Fabricator
23 June 2022

If you operate a business that provides trade serv

Best Practices for Metal Laser Cutting Safety
14 March 2022

Owing to their high speed and precision, laser cut

Top Reasons to Choose Steel Pallet Cages vs Timber Pallet Cages
22 December 2021

You might have decided that you want to purchase p

How to Prevent Documents From Being Damaged With Mailing Tubes
15 October 2021

If you have important documents that you need to k

Looking After A Water Tank: Top Tips

An industrial water tank is a significant investment. They are often used in a wide variety of applications, such as rainwater harvesting, irrigation, fire suppression, and more. Proper maintenance is essential to prevent costly repairs or replacements down the road. Here are a few tips to help you extend the lifespan of your industrial water tank. 1. Inspect your tank regularly One of the key steps you can take to maintain your water tank is to inspect it regularly. Read More 

Do You Provide Trade Services? Why You Need A Metal Fabricator

If you operate a business that provides trade services, metal fabrication can be a valuable asset to your company. Metal fabrication helps you avoid many of the issues associated with mass-produced parts and components. One of the benefits of metal fabrication is you can get the parts you need when you need them. That's because there's no supply chain to worry about. You can also save money on your parts since you only pay for the parts you need. Read More 

Best Practices for Metal Laser Cutting Safety

Owing to their high speed and precision, laser cutters are a godsend for many modern metal fabricators. These high-tech cutting machines use a focused and high-powered laser beam to cut various metal materials into virtually any desired shape and size.  Unfortunately, metal laser cutting is a dangerous job that requires special care and training to do safely. This means that users of metal laser cutting must take steps to protect themselves and their workers against the potential hazards that laser cutters pose. Read More