An Interesting Use of Laser Tools and Technology

Laser tools are ideal for many business applications, including pulley and belt alignment systems. These tools have proven their value time after time. There are plenty of other cool uses of laser tools and technology, however. One example is building the temple at Burning Man in 2018. Arthur Mamou-Mani is a French architect who has… Read more »

Laser Alignment Tools Can Do Some Amazing Things

Lasers and spider silk may not seem to have much in common, but thanks to new research being conducted in India the two are now being used together. Since the first laser was built in 1960, lasers have turned out to be incredibly useful tools for a variety of applications, including medical procedures, manufacturing, and… Read more »

The Benefits of Pre-Cut Stainless Steel Shims

Shims are used in a variety of industrial and construction settings, and are essential for adjusting spacing and alignment on pulleys or between machine components. It may be tempting to cut corners by using cheap or improvised shims, but it will be more cost effective in the long term to use high-quality materials. These are… Read more »

How to Avoid Drive Belt Elongation

The use of belts or chains to drive industrial equipment is common in nearly every industry. Countless pieces of equipment of all sizes are operated using one of these drive technologies. Avoiding drive belt elongation is essential with any belt or chain driven equipment. The use of pulleys and belts or chains and sprockets to… Read more »

How Laser Alignment Can Help Businesses Be More Efficient

Industrial businesses often rely on a variety of pulley-driven machinery. One integral part of operating pulley-driven machinery is maintaining proper pulley and shaft alignment. These are a few ways that laser alignment can help businesses be more efficient. Faster Alignment Pulley alignment can be a time-consuming and tedious project. Relying on a straight edge to… Read more »