Friday, November 27, 2015

Save 10% Sitewide at Q Source w/Our Black Friday/Cyber Monday Promo

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are upon us! Q Source is offering 10% off our entire Web site* starting Black Friday, November 27, 2015 and running thru Cyber Monday, November 30, 2015. offers tens of thousands of products in a wide variety of genres and applications. Shopping at our newly designed Web site is quick and easy and with these special promo days, you’ll save even more on our regular low prices.

Our Black Friday/Cyber Monday discount code is cyber2015, but your savings will be automatically calculated in your shopping cart for you. So, what are you waiting for? Head over to and start shopping and saving today! For further questions, you may also contact us via our Web site, phone (800-966-6020), or by email.

* Some exclusions apply.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Our IAC Free Shipping Promo Ends This Monday, November 30, 2015

Our excellent IAC Industries FREE Shipping offer expires on Monday, November 30th, 2015. For those of you shopping for quality IAC Workmaster, Pro Series, Dimension 4, and new All American Series workbenches, NOW is the time to place your order.

The eligible IAC products include: IAC’s Workmaster Series offering a broad selection of easy-to-assemble workbenches for assembly, lab, and technical environments. The ergonomically designed Pro Series delivers low-cost, efficient, and convenient height adjustability. IAC’s Dimension 4 is available in a “basic” unit that includes two uprights and two worksurface assemblies with 180° rolled front edges. And, IAC’s new All American Series offers high-quality workbenches and workstations that provide durability via their heavy-gauge steel construction.

Save on shipping for your order when you purchase $2,000 or more. Don’t forget, this offer ends this coming Monday, 11/30/15 and is valid only for orders where the final destination is the Continental United States. FREE Shipping is applied at checkout. Please see for further info about our promo and about these high-quality IAC Workbenches. You may also contact us by phone (800-966-6020), email, or via our Web site.

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Happy Thanksgiving Wishes & Holiday Closing Schedule

As always, our thoughts of thankfulness on this Thanksgiving holiday go first to you, our valued customers. We’d like to express our deepest, most sincere wishes for a very Happy Thanksgiving to you and your families. Thank you to all who support Q Source,, and our Q Source Resource Blog.

So that our Q Source crew can fully enjoy this holiday week, our office will be closed on Thanksgiving Day (November 26, 2015) and on Friday, November 27th. We will re-open the office for regular business on Monday, November 30th.

As always, is available for your orders 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Orders placed over the Thanksgiving closure will be processed ASAP and you will be notified via email upon completion. Our office can also be contacted via email or phone (800-966-6020) with immediate responses during regular business hours. If you are shopping online this weekend, please look out for our Black Friday/Cyber Monday sale at

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Monday, November 23, 2015

The Social Rewind for November 23, 2015

Are you subscribed to multiple social media networks like we are? Do you find it difficult it to keep up with all of the updates from the people you follow? Do you feel like you’re missing a lot of good information?

“The Social Rewind,” is a weekly compilation of what we thought were the most interesting, funny, or informational social media posts of the previous week. Q Source follows a variety of really fascinating companies and individuals on Twitter, Facebook & Google+ and we want to share the best of what they have to say.

Leading off this week’s column: Back-to-work Mondays can be a little depressing, so check out this BioFit shared post of photos of some of the coolest offices from around the world for a quick pick-me-up.

As the temperatures outside continue to chill, cold and flu season is upon us. Puritan shared this post that investigates which popular cures for treating the common cold actually work.

Weller Soldering shared this exciting post about the first human tests of a memory-boosting brain implant. After successful experiments with rats and monkeys, the potential applications in humans are encouraging.

"The revolutionary implant, already shown to help memory encoding in rats and monkeys, is now being tested in human...

Posted by Weller Soldering on Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Operating on tumors in the inner ear is extremely tricky and often requires surgeons to remove the mastoid bone. Robot Magazine’s post looks at a robotic worm (NiLiBoRo) for head surgery that will require only a 5 mm tunnel cut to perform the same operation.

Robotic worm for head surgery can cut around corners

Posted by Robot Magazine on Monday, November 16, 2015

This Mashable post examines a worrisome environmental trend: October 2015 was the first month to cross a key global-warming boundary and scientists are also 99% sure that 2015 will set a new calendar year temperature record.

And we close out this week’s column with our post about our latest Guest Blog, How to Choose a Continuous Monitor for Your ESD Control Program, by Transforming Technologies’ Craig Zander.

There you have it…another quick look at a few of last week’s most interesting social media posts. We enjoy bringing you this weekly column and hope you liked reading the Social Rewind. We’d love it if you shared your interesting posts with us.

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Friday, November 20, 2015

Check Out Our Current Promos, While Featured Product Friday Takes the Week Off

Our weekly Featured Product Friday (FPF) promotion is off today and will return next week. In the meantime, we thought we’d compile for you this digest of all of our current money-saving promotions.

This collection of sales and promotions (in no particular order) offers a variety of ways for you to save on a number of different products:

  1. Transforming Technologies Free Shipping & Free Wrist Strap with Ohm Metrics Workstation Monitors - Get FREE Shipping and a FREE Wrist Strap with the purchase of any Transforming Technologies Ohm Metrics™ ESD Workstation Monitors. This promo expires December 31, 2015.

  2. Free SCS SV-MPF2 Filter with SCS 497AJM Electronics Vacuum, 120 Volts - Purchase an SCS 497AJM Electronics Vacuum (which includes one SV-MPF2 Toner & Dust Filter) and get a FREE second SV-MPF2 Filter. This offer runs through 12/31/15.

  3. Get FREE Shipping on All IAC Workbench Orders >$2,000! - Save on shipping costs when you order $2,000 or more of IAC’s Workmaster Pro Series, Dimension 4, or new All American Series. Hurry, this promo expires on November 30th.

  4. Free Shipping on Select Vision Engineering Inspection Systems - Get excellent savings and FREE Shipping on Vision Engineering’s industry-leading Mantis Compact, Elite, and Elite Cam Visual Inspection System pre-configured packages. This offer won’t last for long.

  5. Free Shipping on Quantum Storage Systems Conductive Bins & Dividable Totes - This long-running, popular promotion offers you FREE Shipping on Quantum Storage Systems Conductive Bins, Dividable Totes & Accessories. This great offer on these top-quality, carbon-filled co-polymer polypropylene products won’t last forever.

  6. ASG's We Love the '90s Electric Screwdriver Sale - If you loved the ‘90s, here’s a chance to re-live that decades prices. ASG’s We Love the ‘90s promo offers 1990s pricing on select Torque Drivers…plus, a FREE PS-55 Power Supply. This offer expires 12/31/15.

Follow our weekly FPF selection on The Q Source Resource Blog, via our email newsletter, and on our social media accounts. Visit on a regular basis for the latest FPF offers (look out for our FPF logo) and other current sales and promotions.

For further information about any of the promotions listed above, please visit our Web site at, call us (800-966-6020), or send us an email. IMPORTANT: Please take note of each promotion’s expiration date, as they do vary.