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How to Prevent Cracking in O Rings

O ring suppliers - collection of o rings

Almost every mechanical device requires some kind of o-ring. The o-ring is so common that we almost forget it’s there until there is a mechanical failure. A crack or break in an o-ring can create delays in production, expensive leaks or equipment breakdown. Preventing cracking in o-rings and finding knowledgeable o ring suppliers is essential… Read more »

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How Manufacturers Can Be More Successful, Now

Rubber Manufacturing Companies

As the calendar turns, rubber manufacturing companies are reflecting on all of the changes that occurred in the past 12 months, and are planning ahead for a prosperous future. As a manufacturer, your day likely revolves around keeping your customer base happy, ensuring that your plant floor is working efficiently, having plenty of inventory on… Read more »

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Why Rubber Isolation Mounts are Used for Minimizing Shock and Vibration

isolating fan with isolation mount

Vibration Isolation is the process of isolating an object, such as a piece of machinery or equipment, from the source of vibrations. Vibration can wreak havoc in many domains, especially engineered systems and machines. There is often a need to reduce the transmission of vibration between two elements while still maintaining mechanical support. Manufacturer’s Rubber… Read more »

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Improving Productivity in Manufacturing

Rubber Manufacturers

Regardless of the size of your business, increasing productivity is key to enhancing gross profits and maintaining competitiveness. Productivity on the manufacturing floor depends upon a mix of efficient workers, equipment, and procedures. Rubber manufacturers are particularly sensitive to overall efficiency since producing more rubber products means making more money and staying ahead of competitors…. Read more »

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Identifying a Damaged O-Ring and How to Fix It

Wide Variety of Rubber ORings

O-Rings are one of the most common seals used in machine design today. A mechanical gasket in the shape of a doughnut, an O-Ring is a loop of elastomer with a round cross-section, designed to be placed in a groove and compressed during assembly between two or more parts, creating a seal at the interface…. Read more »

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What to Keep in Mind When Buying Rubber Grommets Online

rubber grommets online

Any boot or shoe manufacturer can tell you what an essential piece of hardware the rubber grommet is. Used to reinforce boot and sneaker lace holes, the rubber grommet is a hot commodity to manufacturers not only in the shoewear industry but many others like the automotive and electrical industries. For many business owners, the old… Read more »

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5 Uses for Rubber Grommets (You Haven’t Thought of Yet)

Grommets online for DIY projects

Due to the many home renovation and decor shows on television, Do It Yourself (DIY) projects have become extremely popular. DIY projects allow you to complete smaller, more simple projects on your own instead of waiting for a professional. One simple product can help you fulfill a number of projects around the house: the rubber… Read more »

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Winterize Your Vacation Home With Rubber Channels

Winterize Home with Rubber Channels

As the winter approaches, it makes sense to take as many steps as possible to ensure the coldest season is as stress-free as possible. For many, that means leaving your vacation home and heading home to somewhere warmer. If you’re one of the lucky individuals to have a vacation home that you can leave when… Read more »

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Psst! Read The Truth About Rubber Bushings

Rubber Bushings for Cars

When it comes to reliable rubber bushings, Manufacturer’s Rubber & Supply offers a wide variety of high-quality standard bushings as well as custom bushings that can be tailored to your specific needs. Bushings are extremely versatile and are used across many industries. When customers are researching the best material for their bushings, we often get… Read more »

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Need Rubber Grommets? Choose the Right Supplier in 3 Easy Steps

Grommets

However common they may seem, grommets serve a wide range of applications. Grommets of all sizes can be found in common items from the hole you feed your shoelaces through to the metal rings on your shower curtain to electrical wires. Whether a grommet is made of rubber, plastic, or metal, it serves a dual… Read more »