Archive for January, 2017

5 Steps to Becoming a Machinist

Written by Fast Car Video on . Posted in Industrial equipment repair, Mig welding

Tig welding

The words machining services could reference anything that requires a piece of raw material being cut into a specific shape and size by a machine. Machining has to be a part of any process where metals are cut but it can also be apart of the process of cutting wood, plastic, ceramic and other types of materials. The person that works the machine or offers the machining services is called the machinist. The machines are usually in a facility or machine shop and the machinist has to be a qualified professional in order to be allowed to run the mill, lathe or other cutting machine. Tig welding is often put into the same category.

So, what does it take to become a machinist?

A Brief Lesson on the Bacteria Lurking in Your Car

Written by Fast Car Video on . Posted in Car carpets, Nylon car carpet, Vehicle heat barrier

Ultra plush

The next time you’re driving on the freeway, take a moment to consider which is less polluted, the inside of your car or the air over the freeway. Were you aware that the inside of your car could be two-to-ten times more polluted?

While you may pride yourself on your ride, it could be filled with bacteria. A GAP Enviromicrobial Services study found that cars can have 17,000 times more bacteria than homes.

Do you normally put your groceries in the trunk of your car? If so, you may want to know that your trunk can contain around 850 bacteria, according to an Aston University study.

Another study, which was conducted by celebrity microbiologist, Charles P. Gerba, found that what you do or carry in your car makes a difference in the amount of bacteria that may be present. If you have children, and if t