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Monthly Archives: October 2019

  1. October 11, 2019

    5 Things you can do with your Bare Conductive Electric Paint (50ml Jar)



    If you’re new to Bare Conductive’s Electric Paint, it’s just like any other water-based paint, except that it conducts electricity and allows you to make your projects interactive. Paint wires or sensors directly onto almost any material around you, including paper, wood, plastic and glass, then watch it come to life. Here are some quick and easy ideas on what you can do with Electric Paint.

    1. Paint a Capacitive Sensor - Turn your simple piece of paper into a capacitive sensor with Bare Conductive Electric Paint. The surface becomes conductive once the paint is applied, so when it’s connected to a small device like the Bare Conductive Touch Board, you can experiment with triggering audio and visuals
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  2. October 11, 2019

    5 Things you can do with your Bare Conductive Electric Paint (50ml Jar)



    If you’re new to Bare Conductive’s Electric Paint, it’s just like any other water-based paint, except that it conducts electricity and allows you to make your projects interactive. Paint wires or sensors directly onto almost any material around you, including paper, wood, plastic and glass, then watch it come to life. Here are some quick and easy ideas on what you can do with Electric Paint.

    1. Paint a Capacitive Sensor - Turn your simple piece of paper into a capacitive sensor with Bare Conductive Electric Paint. The surface becomes conductive once the paint is applied, so when it’s connected to a small device like the Bare Conductive Touch Board, you can experiment with triggering audio and visuals
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  3. October 10, 2019

    WIN F3 Cup Tickets for the Final Race Weekend



    To celebrate the new sponsorship of our Cases & Enclosures ROC Cases brand with UWR, we are giving you to WIN 3x Saturday and 3x Sunday tickets to the final race weekend of the F3 Cup at Snetterton Race Circuit. That’s not all, enjoy a whole day of racing from a variety of competitions such as the BMW Championship, Mini Challenge, Z Cars and more, as well as a guided tour of the garage set-up and meet the UWR racing driver, Shane Kelly.

    For a chance to WIN up to 6 tickets for Saturday & Sunday, please follow these easy steps:

    • Follow/like our social media page

    • Tag 2 friends who you’d like to bring with you

    Winner of the 3x Saturday & 3x Sunday tickets will be picked at random and announced on 14th October at 12pm (UK time) on our social media
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  4. October 08, 2019

    Editorial in the Machinery World Magazine for our DRO’s & Encoders



    Catch Machine DRO in the latest edition of the Manufacturing Machinery World magazine this month and read an interesting editorial on our DRO's & Encoders on page 25. It’s a great read with an overview of selected products we offer in terms of our digital readouts and encoders from a host of leading brands such as Mitutoyo, Newall and our own popular brand, M-DRO.
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  5. October 07, 2019

    Plastron Sealed ABS Enclosures – New Brand



    Introducing our new Plastron branded Sealed ABS Enclosures - Our range of cost-effective IP65/IP66 rated Sealed ABS Plastic enclosures are tough, lightweight units that will keep components safe and secure. These Sealed ABS Plastic Enclosures are the ideal option for industrial electronics such as analogue and digital instruments, sensors, heating, climate & ventilation systems, machine building, construction equipment interfaces and security systems.

    Browse our full range of Plastron Sealed ABS Enclosures here, or for more information, you can contact our Technical Product Specialist on 01992 455924.
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  6. October 04, 2019

    Celebrating National Manufacturing Day



    Today we celebrate those who continue to develop products and unlock new technologies, growing our economy. Manufacturing businesses create jobs through entrepreneurship, and their competitiveness revitalises Manufacturing across all four corners of the world.

    Today’s science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) graduates will power the next chapter of production and innovation for the next generation of manufacturing professionals. We are proud to supply a large number of Manufacturing businesses with precision Engineering equipment and metrology tools from leading brands from our key partners.

    Browse our Machine DRO store to see our full range of measuring tools for all precision measuring applications, alternatively, you can contact our Technical Product
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  7. October 04, 2019

    Using an Ultrasonic Cleaner to Create Flavoured Infusion Vodka



    Mixing drinks with ultrasonic waves is proving popular amongst modern bars and across the world as they are equipped with equipment such as our Ultrasonic Cleaners, which have their roots in the laboratory or apothecary.

    Brand Ambassador of Crystal Head Vodka, Chris Baldwin, has been working alongside Stu Bale at Crucible in London, England to create Ultrasonic flavour infusions for their vodka. Crucible is the first creative hub for drinks and has one of the best flavour labs in the UK. Chris has been developing new ideas and techniques using Ultrasonic flavour infusion, with an endless list of flavours that can be created using Ultrasonic Cleaners.

    Watch Chris demonstrate how you can create a Lemon Peel Martini using Crystal Head Vodka, lemon peel and our Ultrasonic Cleaner. Click
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  8. October 01, 2019

    Raising a Glass to McMullen’s Brewery & Two Charities



    We were the highest bidders and fortunate winners of a fantastic prize kindly donated by Essex and Herts Air Ambulance & Hertfordshire Community Foundation at the Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce Inspiring Awards Secret Auction. The winning prize was an all-access tour of Hertfordshire’s McMullen’s Brewery in Hertford and a tasty lunch at the Practioner.

    A great afternoon enjoyed by the team and a big thank you to Jack who took us on our McMullen’s tour, as well as Essex and Herts Air Ambulance & Hertfordshire Community Foundation charities for a fantastic prize in the auction.
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