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Uniguard Coupling and Stuffing Box Machine Guards for Goulds 3196 Pump

Sizing up new Uniguard coupling and stuffing box guards for dozens of Goulds model 3196 ANSI pumps at a heavy industrial plant as well as 3 huge tapered belt guards too heavy to lift and several custom vertical panels guards.

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Worker at New Bedford Seafood Processing Plant Dies

For the second time in five years, a worker at the Sea Watch International seafood processing plant in New Bedford has died after getting caught in machinery, according to the Massachusetts Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health. William Couto, 63 of Acushnet, was injured Jan. 2 after his clothing was entangled in a running motor, […]

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Oil Bath Uniguard (Chain and Sprocket)

When it comes to custom designs for Uniguard Machine Guards, there are a lot of options not often considered. This chain guard is designed to house a chain and sprocket setup and the metal bottom half is serving the purpose of a lubricant bath/collection tray. This allows for the chain to stay constantly lubricated and […]

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Tapered Belt Machine Guard for Paper Mill

I received these tapered belt guard photos that were recently installed at a paper mill customer located in the northeast. “we love the way the new guard looks, light weight and easy to install”. To find your closest distributor go to https://www.uniguardmgc.com/distributors/  

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Tapered Belt Machine Guards for Power Plant

This is the 1st of 17 tapered belt guards to be installed at this power plant I visited earlier this year. The maintenance manager was concerned with the weight of his metal guard and lack of room to access the equipment. We provided maintenance lubrication access points from both the front and the end of […]

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Uniguard Manufacturing Group in Greensboro, NC

I visited the Uniguard manufacturing group in Greensboro, NC this week. Christy is my inside sale customer service on the left and Todd is our Mfg. Mgr. on the back right.  

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Machine Guarding for Paint Pigment Plant

I had the opportunity to work with one of my distributors this year at a paint pigment plant. The following are photos of 5 of the 7 guards we supplied them. This is the 1st of 26 machines they plan to guard at this facility. They like them so much they are going to share […]

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In Baton Rouge with GCI, Inc.

Last week I had the opportunity to return to Baton Rouge and work with Barry Bond (President), Celeste Barrett (Office Mgr-left) and Jenna Bond (Sales Engineer-right) with GCI, Inc. We then watched LSU vs. Rice from the GCI suite at Tiger Stadium along with one of my favorite guard customers from Dow Chemical.

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Frakes – Pump Outfitting Pump Skids with Uniguard CGU Kit Guards

These photos were supplied by Frakes – Pump Worx and they are great examples how shops are using our CGU kit guards when repairing pump skid packages back to their customers with OSHA compliant machine guarding.     These CGU kit guards are the most economical way to guard your couplings. They come in several […]

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Omron Gotcha Stick

If you’re interested in improve your machine guarding to meet OSHA/ANSI/SEMI/CSA safety standards…I suggest purchasing the Omron Gotcha Stick. It will provide you with the appropriate gap allowable based on the distance from the hazard. These can be purchased from a variety of sources and cost as little as $6.00.

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