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March 27, 2018
KevLok Tie-Down Shelving for Shipboard and Mobile Workspace and Storage Applications

KevLok Tie-Down Shelving pieces combine to create workstations and storage areas that safely secure equipment in place during transit over difficult terrain or through rough weather. Accordingly, KevLok shelving is a large benefit to any mobile setting, such as onboard ships, aircraft, or in military and law enforcement mobile command-center trailers and vehicles.

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March 22, 2018
Customizable KevLok® Tie-Down Straps for Marine Environments

KEVLOK BRAND TIE DOWN STRAPS It is the fully-customizable nature of AGM Container’s KevLok brand boat tie-down straps that makes them the ideal securing solution for applications in marine environments. All AGM KevLok boat tie-down straps are custom-designed by the user in cooperation with our engineering department. As a result, each strap is uniquely suited […]

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January 25, 2018
How To Use Desiccants - A Layman's Guide

WHAT ARE DESICCANTS? Desiccants are compounds or agents, such as Montmorillonite Clay or Silica Gel, used in facilitating low-humidity environments by adsorbing moisture content from the air. Typically used in transport, storage, or maintenance of materials and products, desiccants are used to keep everything from gym shoes to military munitions dry. SO, WHAT DO I […]

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November 27, 2017
How to Calculate the Amount of Desiccant Needed for Rigid Containers

THE TRUTH ABOUT CALCULATING DESICCANT Accurately determining the amount of desiccant needed to properly dehumidify the inside of a rigid storage space can be tricky due to the numerous variables to consider, such as: Volume of the air space to be desiccated; The material to be protected; Moisture surrounding the package; Type of desiccant to […]

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November 27, 2017
What’s the Difference Between Orange and Blue Indicating Silica Gel?

HOW IS INDICATING SILICA GEL DIFFERENT FROM OTHER DESICCANT? Indicating silica gel is chemically treated to transition from one color to another as it adsorbs moisture and eventually saturates. This trait makes bulk silica gel ideal for removing moisture from air and gases. Indicating silica gel also provides a rapid detection method that enables users […]

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November 22, 2017
8 Uses for Silica Gel Around Your Home

Often unconsidered, silica gel desiccant is a more effective drying agent than are many of the more frequently recommended solutions – such as uncooked rice – for saving wet cellphones, storing books and spices, and many other household uses. BELOW ARE 8 COMMON USES FOR SILICA GEL 1. CELL PHONES Cell phones are frequent victims […]

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November 21, 2017
Our Quality Management System is now AS9100D certified!

TOP-TIER QMS In an unprecedented accomplishment, AGM Container Controls, Inc.’s (AGM’s) Quality Management System (QMS) passed its recertification audit without a single Corrective Action Report (CAR) or Observation, successfully transitioning from AS9100C to AS9100 Revision D (AS9100D) as a result. Frank Bouchard, President of BQM Associates and AGM’s internal auditor commented on AGM’s recent success, […]

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November 8, 2017
How Small Manufacturers Succeed

Adapting your business model While numerous large, volume companies have shifted towards offshoring and outsourcing practices to cut production costs, other companies in the U.S. and elsewhere have adapted to be more flexible in their manufacturing processes to manage costs and broaden their customer bases. These High-Mix/Low-Volume companies adjust setup and processing procedures to create […]

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