In aircraft or any other high-powered machine, power control is a key component of safe operation. In any electric motor, faults such as short circuits, overvoltage, and power surges can occur. The effects of these faults can be anywhere from minor to detrimental, making it critical for motors to be protected. This blog will explain the way motor starters and how they prevent electrical complications.


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Without electronic fuses, high electrical currents passing through a wire can lead to heat, melting, or burning. This melt can cause a break in the circuit and stop the flow of a circuit, leading to dangerous repercussions. To protect against this, fuses have become an essential piece of safety equipment in electrical wiring since the early years of electricity. Circuit breakers and fuse blocks also help in protecting against high currents that lead to wire troubles. Companies like Optifuse offer a great alternative to overpriced fuse parts and equipment by cross-referencing major fuse manufacturers like Littelfuse and Bussman, to offer industry standard fuses and fuse clip parts at a fraction of the cost.


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When connecting wires, one may think of the most rudimentary and basic method; a technique involving stripping the insulation and then twisting the wires together. While this does indeed work to create an electrical connection, it may not be the most optimal, and sometimes not very safe. This also does not allow for the connection of multiple wires, ability to create different configurations, or make for easy changes as needed. Luckily, all of these issues can be done much easier and efficiently through the use of a terminal block.


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The future of aerospace maintenance chemicals is an exciting one that, we, in the aviation industry can look forward to. Based on recent projections from the Market Research Future (MRFR), the market on global aerospace maintenance chemicals is expected to skyrocket at a significant pace over the forecast period.


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Keeping your aircraft clean is an important part of being a responsible aircraft owner. Whether you need a quick rinse or a detailed deep clean or accessory cleaning, there are countless products on the market. Finding the right product for you shouldn’t be a pain, but since some cleaning chemicals can have an adverse effect on your aircraft, it’s good to know which products to avoid. Here are five products that should never be used on your aircraft:


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