Archive for November 19, 2013

The Nuts and Bolts of American Industry

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Anyone who has ever walked onto a factory floor might have some concept of the vast number of parts necessary to keep a machine moving. Hundreds of pieces are essential to the function of each unit, and without even one of them, the whole system could grind to a halt. It is these small pieces that keep American industry running smoothly, though most of us have almost no awareness of them. Little by little, we’ve been working on shedding some light on the individual parts that keep the great American machine running. Today, we’ll look at stem casters, flange bearings, coupling nuts, and hydraulic pumps and cylinders.

The Fasteners

It’s quite incredible that pieces as tiny as nails, rivets, washers, and bolts are so essential to our ways of life. Still, the truth is that if the average person w

Vision Corner in Houston TX

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Vision Corner

5000 Westheimer Rd

Houston, TX 77056

www.visioncorner.com

(713) 623-2000

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Vision Corner is your Houston optometrist with clinics in Galleria and Sugar Land. We provide a comprehensive and expert range of eye care services including full eye exams, eyeglasses (including designer frames), contact lenses with fittings, lasik eye surgery, management of eye diseases such as glaucoma or cataracts and much more. Our experienced team of eye doctors and ophthalmologists will examine your vision health to help you get a better idea of the big picture. Our two Houston eye clinics are conveniently located if you live in Bellaire, Sugar Land, Galleria, Uptown, Mission Bend, Alief, Richmond, Memorial, River Oaks or Katy, Texas.