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Molding Machine Maintenance Tips

One of the most common uses of our heating elements is in molding machines. Although preventative molding machine maintenance seems like it should be a no-brainer, some owners take these machines for granted. This is when problems occur that can affect a business. To prove that the importance of preventative maintenance isn’t a mystery, here […]

Coil Heaters: Types and Uses

Heater coils are mostly resistive elements that consume whole active power and dissipate the same as heat. It uses the Jule effect (H= I2 x R x t), in order to produce this heat. Overheating is the main cause of heater failures since every heater has a certain power dissipation capability beyond that it can […]

Tips for Effectively Cleaning and Maintaining both Your Factory and its Equipment

There has been much interest lately in the safety and cleanliness of manufacturing companies in light of the COVID19 crisis. We’ll walk you through four effective methods of cleaning and maintaining your equipment so that you can avoid expensive downtime, keep your crew and the public safe and meet your goals on schedule. Train and […]

Good Thermocouple Practices: 4 Tips for Extending the Life of Temperature Sensors

Thermocouples are dependable temperature measuring devices that will provide trouble-free service and long life under the proper conditions. However some problems may be encountered resulting from improper application or operation. While many factors contribute to thermocouple life expectancy, the following are simple guidelines than can help you get the most out of these sensors Selection […]

Tips for Handling (and Preventing) Hot Weather Equipment Failure

According to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), heat stroke is the most serious heat-related disorder and occurs when the body can no longer control its temperature. However, as a business owner you know that there is also the danger that valuable machines will overheat in the summer as well. Our coil […]

Why You Should Choose Your Next Cartridge Heater From Us!

With the huge selection of providers out there, we realize that choosing a cartridge heater can be difficult. At Jobco, Inc. we supply a complete range of cartridge heaters giving you a wide selection within a single site. In addition to cartridge heaters, we also sell other industrial machine parts such as sensors, temperature controllers, […]