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Monthly Archives: February 2019

  1. February 26, 2019

    Allendale's Training Day Out at Bowers



    Here at Allendale, we like to get out and about visiting key partners to keep up to date with the latest products and technical training, so we can continue to provide you, our valued customers, with technical information and helpful advice on the products we market. 

    We recently visited the Bowers Group for extended product knowledge & training, specifically on Sylvac, Moore & Wright and Bowers products, sharing information on how such products and technologies can benefit specific industries, and enabling us to give you the best advice on appropriate products for your business.

    We witnessed informative demonstrations by Bowers' Engineers on their latest range of Bore Gauges and Data Capture Systems, our Technical Product Specialist team acquired key information to help you when it comes to deciding on the best product for your needs.  
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  2. February 26, 2019

    Reusable Adhesive Stencil Range



    Everyone is looking for that perfect picture when it comes to creating artistic work, whether it be on canvas or body art. Our range of self-adhesive stencils are great for creating professional looking body artwork, temporary tattoos, canvas paintings and many other uses in the world of Arts & Crafts. Whether you’re looking for patterns, animals, symbols or flowers, we have a stencil which caters for every piece of artwork.

    View our full range of stencils here or contact our Crafts Technical Product Specialist on 01992 455936 to discuss your requirements.
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  3. February 20, 2019

    Xerox Printer Ultrasonic Cleaning Test (5 Minute Cycle)

    Printer Before and After

    The Ultrasonic Cleaner which we used to demonstrate the cleaning method and capabilities of the Ultrasonic cleaning function was our 57 litre tank with 3000W heater (Part No. US-CU-XL-57L) and our General-Purpose Solution (Part No. US-SO-ULT-5L).

    We demonstrated the cleaning effectiveness of the Allendale Ultrasonic Cleaner on the Xerox printer trays/panels provided which were contaminated by a mixture of dried ink, dirt and grime.  After running the cleaning cycle for just 5 minutes at a temperature of 50 degrees Celsius, the results are substantially
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  4. February 18, 2019

    Measuring an Arc/Radius with a Digital Caliper



    Digital Calipers are available to suit many different applications, this Digital Caliper (part no: ME-CAL-ARC-150) is perfect for measuring an external arc/radius with a resolution of 0.01mm (0.0005 inch). It has an easy to read LCD display and comes with a secure wooden storage case, spare battery and an instructions booklet.

    This Digital Caliper is constructed with hardened precision angled jaws, to give an accurate radius reading every time. As long as the caliper is touching on both measuring jaws and the top scale beam, it will give an accurate radius measurement up to 150mm/6inches ( for measuring items up to 300mm diameter). This caliper can be used for measuring items such as brake discs, machine parts, steel pipes, rounded parts and any other item which has a radius to be measured. On larger items such as brake discs only a section
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  5. February 15, 2019

    Working Towards Being Award Winners



    Thank you to the Herts Chamber of Commerce for hosting a session on the best tips and practices on how to win upcoming Inspire Hertfordshire Business Awards which will be held on June 13th 2019 at St Albans Cathedral. It was great to get input from other businesses who are part of the Herts Chamber of Commerce to see the reasons why they will be applying for certain award categories.

    We are a very driven business and continue to grow year on year, but we would like our efforts to be reflected by winning at least 1 of the 19 awards up for grabs which will have its very own judging panel. More information can be found here.

    Whilst we attended the workshop, we were also presented with our certificate of membership of the Herts Chamber of Commerce which we are extremely proud to be part of. We will be putting a lot of time and effort into entering
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  6. February 12, 2019

    Paw-fect Day for UK Pun Day



    Blue the Allendale Office Dog has made an appearance again and seems to be taking 'pawsession' of some admin tasks. Thanks fur everything, Blue.
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  7. February 08, 2019

    Celebrating Chinese New Year - Year of the Pig



    Happy Chinese New Year to everyone celebrating the Year of the Pig, including our Chinese customers and staff at our Hangzhou, China office. To celebrate the Year of the Pig, we have decorated our UK office with authentic Chinese decorations as well as some very tasty Chinese goodies in the staff kitchen.

    What’s your Chinese zodiac sign? Have a fantastic new year, or as they say in China, 新年快乐 (Xīnnián kuàilè).
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