A lot of misconceptions surround products labeled as reconditioned, refurbished, and as-is. Reconditioned products are products that have been returned to the manufacturer or a third-party company to thoroughly be checked, taken apart, repaired, put back together, tested, and sold. They are unable to be sold as new without going through the refurbishing process, even..
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In a manufacturing facility there are many different pieces of equipment working in conjunction with one another to ensure the process runs smoothly. When one of the pieces breaks down and needs to be repaired or replaced time is of the essence in keeping downtime to a minimal. The goal for most facilities is to..
Transformers are used in industrial and manufacturing settings as a way to control the electricity infrastructure within a facility. They are used to step up and power down different voltages of electricity to equipment throughout. The longevity of transformers comes down the environment in which they are ran and the amount of usage received. A..
Reconditioned electrical components and equipment are a popular option within the industry because of the benefits and tangible environmental, social, economic, and political climate benefits they provide. Manufacturing, industrial, and organizational facilities are interested in saving money when purchasing and maintaining electrical equipment and parts thus the popularity of reconditioned electrical products. There are many..
Just as molded case circuit breakers, MCCB, air circuit breakers, ACB, is device that is in place to provide protection from an electrical surge or short-circuit. The main difference is the amps they protect; ACB can withstand higher short circuit currents and mechanical stress because of the arc extinguisher element then MCCB can. There are..
No matter what business you are in, be it manufacturing, banking, health care, or education a sudden change in the power situation can be a debacle. A loss of power means a loss of time, resources, and more so it is imperative to prepare for just such an occasion. To plan ahead to avoid an..
In the past fuses were the only option when it came to protecting homes, businesses, and equipment against overloaded circuits, shorts in circuits, and other faults. With advancements in technology, circuit breakers became a popular option over the use of fuses due to the number of advantages they are able to offer. The use of..
There are several common myths surrounding the use of reconditioned electrical equipment and components. Is it really true that with the purchase of refurbished manufacturing equipment and parts can truly save companies time and money while also meeting environment goals? It is our goal in this installment to debunk several myths that surround the use..
When it comes to maintaining an inventory of spare parts on hand many companies are reluctant. There are quite a few in management that wonder if it is counter intuitive while trying to control operating costs. The goal of all businesses, not just manufacturing, is to reduce expenses while increasing efficiency and many don’t see..
Buying refurbished electrical components such as circuit breakers, transformers, bus ducts and plugs is just one way that industrial manufacturers can save a great deal of money. The one aspect that needs to be seriously considered is where companies purchase refurbished electrical components. Buying from reputable refurbished manufacturers is a must when it comes to..