Entries by Rick Solomon

The Pothole Problem

Potholes Are More Than a Nuisance, They Also Cause Vehicle Damage and Safety Issues In this In The Mix blog, we look at a problem that is synonymous with winter: potholes. For those of us living in the northern part of the U.S., we deal with potholes almost every time we enter a car (unless the […]

Top 10 Horror Movies

Our Very Subjective List Is Just in Time for Halloween Movie Watching This Weekend This In the Mix blog looks at the top 10 horror movies of all time. As you likely know, industrial mixers are employed in the manufacturing of all kinds of plastics and other chemical compounds used in moviemaking such as makeup, […]

Industrial Mixing Basics: Square Tanks vs Round Tanks for Solid Suspension

The Chemical Industry Typically Uses Round Tanks to Suspend Solids in Liquid but Other Industries Often Prefer Square Tanks Agitation to suspend solids in a liquid is a primary consideration in the chemical industry.  The most common configuration for solid suspension utilizes agitators designed for fully baffled, round tanks.  There are some industries and applications […]

How Football Helmets Are Made

The Helmet is an Essential Piece of Equipment for Football Players at All Levels from PeeWees to Professionals Football season is here! To get into the spirit of new gridiron action, this In the Mix blog explores how football helmets are made. Any football fan knows the helmet isn’t just for looks. It is an […]

Lawn Care Essentials for Lush, Green Grass

Achieving a Beautiful Lawn Takes Diligence but the Results are Worth it In this IN THE MIX blog, we look at  lawn care essentials that can help you achieve a lush and green grasss all year round. A well-maintained lawn provides many benefits. It can improve the curb appeal of your home, increase usable outdoor space […]