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Explosion-Proof Explained: Explosion-Proof Vs. Intrinsically Safe

Explosion-Proof Explained: Explosion-Proof Vs. Intrinsically Safe

When doing research for our whitepaper on ‘NEMA Ratings of Enclosures Explained’, I kept on running into the terms ‘Explosion-Proof’, and ‘Intrinsically Safe’. I thought I had the general idea of what these terms meant, but once I looked into it a bit more I realized how important these types of products are to industriesRead more about Explosion-Proof Explained: Explosion-Proof Vs. Intrinsically Safe[…]
Why isn’t there a Standard Voltage among the World’s Nations?

Why isn’t there a Standard Voltage among the World’s Nations?

If you’ve ever traveled overseas, you probably already know that there isn’t a worldwide standard for the voltage and frequency of alternating current (AC) electricity. Hopefully you didn’t find out the hard way. For various reasons there are actually four standards that most countries fall under. 220-240v/50Hz 220-240v/60Hz 100-127v/60Hz 100-127v/50Hz The majority of the westernRead more about Why isn’t there a Standard Voltage among the World’s Nations?[…]
The Importance of Organically Building and Maintaining Intra-business Relationships in a Digital age.

The Importance of Organically Building and Maintaining Intra-business Relationships in a Digital age.

No matter how we use technology to interact with people these days, there is no substitute for real human interaction. It’s easy to see this in everyday life, but how does this philosophy apply to business practices and relationships? Our own inside sales expert Phyllis Burke doesn’t see a difference. Phyllis has worked at RoyalRead more about The Importance of Organically Building and Maintaining Intra-business Relationships in a Digital age.[…]