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Choosing the Right Roller Bearings for Different Cotton Gin Applications

September 11, 2023 2:45 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Roller bearings play a crucial role in the smooth functioning of cotton gins. They support the high-speed rotational movement of various components, ensuring efficient operation and extended equipment life. However, selecting the right roller bearings for different cotton gin applications can be a challenging task. In this blog post, we will discuss the key factors to consider when choosing roller bearings for cotton gins, along with the types of roller bearings commonly used in specific applications. Factors to Consider 1. Load Capacity: Cotton gins generate significant loads due to the weight of incoming bales, fast-moving components, and vibration. It is... View Article

History Of The Textile Industry In The USA

March 14, 2023 3:11 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

History Of The Textile Industry In The USA During the 1700’s, the textile industry had many difficulties. It was reliant on manual labor and draft animals to supply the raw materials needed for cloth production. Eventually, the introduction of industrial technology changed the face of the textile industry forever. Until that point, the world was reliant on hand looms and horses to produce fabric. Samuel Slater Samuel Slater, the British-born American industrialist, is often credited with the beginning of the industrial revolution in America. His knowledge of the textile industry in England, along with his entrepreneurial spirit, helped to jump... View Article

The Cotton Mill Today: How It Has Changed and Evolved Over Time

October 15, 2022 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

A cotton mill is just a cotton mill, right? Actually, not all cotton mills are designed and assembled equally. Further, while cotton mills may not appear to be cutting-edge, modern cotton mills are far more advanced than their elderly peers. Let’s take a look at how cotton mills and cotton mill components have evolved over the years.  Early Cotton Mills and Cotton Mill Components Were a Revolutionary Breakthrough Back before the cotton mill emerged, cotton was very difficult to work with. Spinning and weaving cotton fabrics was very expensive and laborious. And before cotton could be weaved, the seeds needed to... View Article

Here’s How the 2019 Planting Season Is Shaping Up

March 26, 2019 11:33 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

From corn to wheat to cotton, farmers across the country have already begun to plan out their crops for a new year of growing. Their plans and schedules will also need to include the care and maintenance of heavy-duty farm machinery, including cotton mill components in Lubbock, TX, to ensure planting and a quality harvest later in the season. Now, what does the 2019 planting season look like so far? What is it shaping up to be like? For starters, low prices and tariffs could shift focus to wheat and corn crops. Let’s take a look at some must-knows of... View Article

What to Do Before Planting Your Cotton in 2019

February 6, 2019 11:42 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

It might seem like the planting season is still rather far off, but it’s never too early to start the planning! The warmer spring weather is going to be here before you know it, and it’s important to be fully prepared once it finally arrives. What are some of the steps you can take before planting your crops in 2019 to make sure you have a successful planting and growing season this year? Here are a few tips to keep in mind, courtesy of our company specializing in cotton mill components in Lubbock, TX: Review all your equipment: The first... View Article

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