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Propane Safety Reminders for Summer

June 21, 2021

You may not rely on propane to heat your home during the summer, but that doesn’t necessarily you don’t use it elsewhere in your home – for your propane grill, water heater, pool or spa heater, …

Metal Jointing Basics: Brazing & Soldering Vs. Welding

June 14, 2021

When it comes to joining metals, several options are possible, including welding, brazing and soldering. What is the difference between these processes? Let’s take a look. Brazing And Soldering In brazed and soldered joints, the base …

10 Questions & Answers About Draft Beer CO2

June 9, 2021

In most draft beer dispensing systems, compressed carbon dioxide gas (CO2) is the primary gas used to get the beer from the keg to your glass (pressurized gas from the CO2 tank pushes the beer …

Level Pay Is Underway!

May 17, 2021

It was an up and down winter temperature-wise here in western North Carolina – and if you were a James Oxygen will call customer, you probably had a bumpy ride of propane delivery bills to show …

Benefits Of Outdoor Propane Equipment Installation

May 11, 2021

Summer’s coming – the perfect time to get outside and enjoy the North Carolina air and sunshine! If you enjoy outdoor entertaining with your family during lazy summer days and evenings, why not consider taking …

When Is It Time For A New Water Heater?

May 5, 2021

Four Warning Signs That It May Be TimeYour water heater works hard behind the scenes, pumping out hot water for your taps and appliances day after day, year after year. But there will come …

Argon-Oxygen Gas Blend Basics In Welding

April 27, 2021

Argon has been used in welding since the 1920s – a period of great advances in welding technology when automatic welding was first introduced. Today, argon-oxygen blends are used in a wide range of conventional and …

Should You Ground Your Welding Table?

April 12, 2021

Grounding is a critical safety measure to take when engaged in any craft that involves high voltage electricity – including welding. So does that mean that welding tables should be grounded? Let’s take a look. The Short …

Gas Grilling Safety Reminders For Spring

National Barbecue Month is just weeks away – but that doesn’t mean you can’t get a jump on BBQ season right now! As you fill your propane cylinder and prepare for the outdoor cooking season …

Stainless Steel Welding Basics – Part 2 of 2

March 22, 2021

In Part 1 of this post, we talked about some of the basics you will need to get started with your next stainless steel welding project. Here in part two, we’ll get into some basic …