Brazos Industries Has the Handy Skill of Sharpening Drill Bits

sharpening drill bits

Many are unaware that drill bits require regular sharpening to give their best service. Similar to knives and axes, a dull drill bit requires much more force to do the same job. Instead of wearing the user out, a dull drill bit will inevitably wear out your drill. Giving your drill bits regular spot sharpening with a file is the best way to protect your investment in high-quality power tools. Brazos Industries knows the importance of properly sharpening drill bits, and we would like to share with you how we do so.

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The Importance of Safety Glasses

Eye injuries account for one-quarter of all welding injuries. This makes them by far the most common injury for welders, according to research from the Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety. Those most at risk for welding-related eye injuries are workers in industries that produce industrial and commercial machinery, computer equipment and fabricated metal products.

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The Importance of Welding Machine Maintenance

Following a regiment of appropriate and thorough maintenance procedures allows a welding machine to run safely and dependably for a long time. Improper, incomplete or totally neglected maintenance can not only result in equipment failure, but it can also lead to serious hazards including severe injury or even death. With some forethought and basic planning, welding machine maintenance is extremely easy.

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Properly Adjusting the Flames for the Oxy-Fuel Cutting

Adjusting the Flames for the Oxy-Fuel Cutting

You can fit oxy-fuel torches with a “Cutting Head” and use them to cut one solid piece of metal into two or more pieces. Lighting, adjusting and shutting down an oxygen-acetylene torch is easy, particularly when following to proper procedures. We will discuss properly adjusting the flames for the oxy-fuel cutting.

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