Yellow Jacket is a 105-lb portable fan designed by Big Ass Fans for flexibility, quiet operation, and long-term durability.
Yellow Jacket is a 105-lb portable fan designed by Big Ass Fans for flexibility, quiet operation, and long-term durability. The heavy-gauge steel carriage is engineered to withstand harsh environments, including run-ins with forklifts. The housing is made from high-density polyethylene with vibration dampening properties. The 3-D progress pitch blades are made from high-performance polyamide nylon to maximize efficiency and airflow coverage. Oversized wheels and an ergonomic handle provide maneuverability, or the fan can be mounted on ceilings, walls, and floors. Airflow amount and direction are controlled with a locking position mechanism that allows for 10 variable speeds.
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey