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Choose stainless steel fasteners

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The use of stainless steel fasteners is quite popular in many industries. The reasons include factors like they are corrosion resistant and also because they are recyclable. The other great benefit for using them is they offer any level of usage severity. 
They also have great capacities to bear load in both hot as well as cold weather. In spite of the many benefits the stainless steel fasteners have if these are not handled properly it could cause great damage to the entire set up. The following are certain mistakes you must avoid at all times:
Choosing the wrong grade
One thing which you ought to be careful about while choosing stainless steel factors is choosing the right grade of stainless steel fasteners. You must know that the grade 304 and 316 are the one which offer great resistance to corrosion. 
So this could be your preferred choice while choosing stainless steel fasteners. In case these are to be used in weather conditions which bring about rapid corrosion grade 316 is ideal.…

Tips on heat treating fasteners

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You would know that industrial fasteners are important for many industries. They serve many important functions. You might also be aware that heat treatments become necessary for fasteners. 
We at Indana Steel are one of the leading manufacturers and suppliers of fasteners .through this blog we will provide you with certain tips in regard to heat treatments of fasteners.
What the heat treatment processes for fasteners involve?
The heat treatment process involves the heating and cooling operations which are applied on alloys or metals in the solid state of matter. Through this the fasteners are first subjected to the application of heat. This is done to achieve the desired alteration in rigidity, smoothness malleability and material strength. 
The whole process is extremely costly. This is why it is most important that the entire process is fully effective to achieve the desired results from it. You have to consider the following points to make the process effective: The points which must…

Why Flange Guards for better Pipeline protection to avoid catastrophic accidents?

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Flange guards are a great way to provide protection to pipelines against accidental spray outs of harmful chemicals. You may own a business in the chemicals or petrochemicals sector.  Your business might require carrying hazardous chemicals over long distances through pipelines. 
If for some reason there is a spray out from these pipes then it could lead to major accidents causing create damage to humans, machinery and plant. Thus they must be prevented at all times. One great way to prevent these from happening is by using high quality flange guards. AtIndana Steelwe are one of the leading manufacturers of flangeguards through this blog we will make you aware how you can use flange guards to prevent any major accidents.  Why use of flange guards is so essential?In case if you have a business where in carrying hazardous chemicals is necessary over long distances through pipes you must take note of the fact that with time these pipes tend to wear off and become weak. These become vulnera…

Types of Material Used To Manufacture Flange Guards

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Safety is one of the key requirements for many industries like chemicals and petrochemicals which require the transportation of hazardous chemicals. These can expose the working personnel and the equipment at the plant to considerable risks. Flange guards are safety shields which shield the working personnel and the surrounding equipment at such plants. 
This is why their use has been mandatory in the industries of today. However while installing flange guards at your plant you must ensure that they of high strength, easy to install, offer great efficiency and must be of the best material which suits your need. We atIndana Steelbeing one of the leaders in manufacture and supply of different types of flange guards list some of the types of materials which are used for the manufacture guards. Flange guards: the materials used 
TeflonYou would usually find in the market flange guards which have a teflon coating. This helps the flange guards in increasing its efficiency and effectiveness. Th…

Mistakes that People Make while working with flange guards

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Flange guards as you would know are safety shields which help to secure the vulnerable pipe joints in plants where in pipes carry hazardous chemicals and substances. Accidental spray out of such harmful chemicals can often lead to major industrial damage to humans, the valuable plant & machinery and even the environment. 
However while selecting flange guards and working with them you need to be associated with them. We at Indana Steel being one of the leading suppliers and manufacturers of the best quality flange guards want to make you aware of the risks and dangers with them and at the same time inform you avoiding the 3 common mistakes people make working with them.  Common mistakes to avoid while working with flange guardsNot wearing gloves while working on them It is a generally tendency of people not to take the adequate precautions while working with flange guards. On of them which is common is not using hand gloves while working with them. What you must know that while you …

What is the most commonly used material for nuts and bolts?

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Be it construction or any other major industry the role of nuts and bolts and other types of fasteners are critical. Thus they determine the overall strength and structure of the largest structures. 

So in case you happen to have your business in the manufacturing or construction sector we are sure that you would be interested to know what the commonly used materials for nuts and bolts are. So let us understand the different types of materials used. The different types of fastener materials usedFasteners are made with   a wide variety of  of materials . These include everything from common steel to titanium, plastic and other exotic materials. Some of these materials are again separated into different grades. This is done to describe specific alloy mixtures, hardening as well as processes involved. 
Apart from this some nuts and bolts are available with a variety of coatings or platings. This is done to increase the resistance against corrosion or alter the appearance of the fastener.


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What Are the Benefits Of Using Nut Protection Caps?

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