Marlin Steel Blog

Why It's Important to Fill Out a Questionnaire for Ultrasonic Cleaning Baskets

Marlin Steel on January 20, 2017
Marlin Steel has a critical step that gets used for nearly every basket order. This one process is foundational for every custom order, and may even be used when clients are interested in getting a stock ...

Heavy-Duty Parts Washing Baskets Designed for Forklifts

Marlin Steel on January 19, 2017
There’s more than one way to move a heavy load. Marlin Steel’s engineers have been asked to create baskets that are compatible with a number ...

Why You Shouldn’t Weld Carbon and Stainless Steel Wire Together

Marlin Steel on January 12, 2017
Recently, Marlin Steel’s engineering team was asked by a client whether a stainless steel nut could be welded to a carbon ...

What’s the Difference Between Grade 304 and 304L Stainless Steel?

Marlin Steel on January 6, 2017
There are hundreds of different grades of stainless steel on the market. Each of these unique formulations of stainless steel offer some degree of corrosion ...

What is the Optimal Wire Mesh Size for Ultrasonic Cleaning Baskets?

Marlin Steel on January 3, 2017
In ultrasonic cleaning applications, choosing the optimal size of wire mesh for the cleaning basket is a must: ...

Unexpected Setbacks of Buying Parts Washing Wire Baskets Overseas

Marlin Steel on December 21, 2016
The topic of major drawbacks to buying manufactured goods from overseas isn’t a new one for the Marlin blog. In previous posts, ...

How Various Coating Methods Affect Material Handling Basket Performance

Marlin Steel on December 16, 2016
There’s more than one way to coat a basket—especially when you’re applying powder coats such as polyester ...

Why Do Parts Rust and Peel After Getting a Powder Coating?

Marlin Steel on December 15, 2016
Coatings can be an excellent way to enhance the useful life and utility of a parts washing or materials ...