Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Get Free Bevco Casters* for a Limited Time

Exclusive to Q Source, get FREE casters (*dual-wheel, hard-floor casters are for standard, non-ESD/non-cleanroom chairs) with the purchase of select Bevco Ergonomic Seating 7000 Series Chairs. This limited-time offer runs from April 1st through June 30, 2015.
The eligible polyurethane Bevco 7000 Series Chairs are designed for long-lasting, durability with scratch-resistant metal components and stain-, puncture-resistant material. These LEED-certified chairs have contoured seats and backs and ventilated ribs for support, comfort, increased air circulation and ease of cleanup. These high-quality chairs meet or exceed ANSI/BIFMA standards and also feature a 12-year warranty against defects in materials and workmanship, with lifetime warranty on the cylinder.

There are no restrictions on the quantity of chairs ordered for this promo. Just add an eligible Bevco 7000 Series chair(s) to your shopping cart and the FREE casters will be automatically included.

Please visit our Bevco 7000 Series Chairs FREE Casters page for further info about our promo and to place your order. You may also contact us by phone (800-966-6020), email, or via our Web site.

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Monday, March 30, 2015

The Social Rewind for March 30, 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 edition, Workrite Ergonomics shared this post about the least healthy thing we do every day…you’re probably doing it now as you read this.

Robots are a modern-day invention, right? Check out Bishop-Wisecarver Co’s post about some early examples of robots in history.

Sidewinding snakes may be some of the oldest creatures on Earth, but as this Robot Magazine post shows, it took state-of-the-art robots to learn about the way they move.

Watch the amazing and touching responses from this Laughing Squid post about colorblind people using glasses that allow them to see colors for the first time.

Colorblind People Try on a Pair of Glasses That Allows Them to See Color for the First Time

Posted by Laughing Squid on Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Mashable shared this post about one of the best things we heard last week: X-Files is returning to TV on Fox this summer. The truth is out there!

And we close out this week’s column with our blog post announcing the addition of Berkshire cleanroom and contamination control products to QSource.com.

There you have it…another quick look at a few of last week’s most interesting social media posts. We hope you enjoyed this week’s Social Rewind. We’d love it if you shared other interesting blog posts with us.

DON’T FORGET THE BEST OF LAST YEAR
Check out our selections for the Top Ten Posts of the column’s first year. Thank you for reading it and for your comments and suggestions. We enjoy bringing you this fun and informative column each week. We hope you’ll keep on reading and enjoying it every Monday.


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Act Now: Last Chance for EasyBraid's Free Special Offer

It's not often you can get something like a soldering station for FREE, but with EasyBraid's Buy 4, Get 1 FREE promo you can do just that. But, this great offer on their EB9000S Soldering Station ends TOMORROW, March 31, 2015.

The EasyBraid EB9000S Soldering Station includes the SHP-1 Soldering Handpiece, the SHH-1 Soldering Handpiece Holder, an EBM7CH176 Soldering Tip Cartridge, the Power Supply, a RMP-1 Tip Removal Pad, a SG-1-GR Green Handpiece Grip, a SG-1-GY Gray Handpiece Grip, BC-1 Brass Curls, and a SPG-1 Sulphide Free Sponge. The EB9000S is available in 100-110 VAC and 220-240 VAC models. These stations feature Curie Heat Technology, excellent high-thermal recovery & performance, dual switchable soldering ports, no additional coil assembly costs, a 13.56MHz power supply with built-in LCD display, and no calibration.

As mentioned, this awesome FREE soldering station offer ends tomorrow and if you want to take advantage you need to act now and follow the following steps: purchase four EB9000S Stations from QSource.com, download and complete the redemption form from our site, and email or fax the form and a copy of their invoice (dated between January 1 - March 31, 2015) to EasyBraid to get your FREE 5th station. (A UPS or FedEx account number must be provided as customers are responsible for shipping charges of the FREE station.)

For further information, you may also contact Q Source by phone (800-966-6020), email, or via our Web site. Please also check out QSource.com’s complete line of EasyBraid products and accessories. Please note: Redemptions must be postmarked within 30 days of the distributor invoice date. FREE station offer expires March 31, 2015.

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Friday, March 27, 2015

Get 10% Off Excelta’s Premium-Grade Lazer Line Cutters

Save 10% on Excelta’s 9000 Series Lazer Line Cutters (see QSource.com for the Q Source SKUs) when you use our FPF032715 Coupon Code. This Featured Product Friday (FPF) promo is valid from today, March 27, 2015 through Sunday, March 29, 2015.

Excelta’s high-quality, high-tech Lazer Line Cutters combine the use of laser technology with the most advanced CNC machining to produce the finest grade premium cutters available. With our Featured Product Friday 10% savings you’ll see significant savings on our already discounted prices. While this is a 3-day limited-time price, the coupon is unlimited. Use the code as many times as you like while it is valid—and please feel free to share the code with your friends and colleagues.

Each week, we promote our FPF selection on The Q Source Resource Blog, via our email newsletter, and via our social media accounts. We encourage our valued customers to subscribe to those resources and to visit QSource.com on a regular basis for the latest FPF offers (look out for our FPF logo). Please help us spread the word about Featured Product Friday.

For further questions about Featured Product Friday, please read our informational blog post, call us (800-966-6020), or send us an email. Please note: This promo is valid only at QSource.com and expires on March 29, 2015.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Q Source Adds Innovative Berkshire Line for Cleanroom Apps

QSource.com has added a new resource for your cleanroom/critical environment needs: Introducing Berkshire Corporation cleanroom and contamination control products. Hundreds of Berkshire solutions for critical surfaces and controlled environment applications are now available at discounted prices.


Based in Great Barrington, MA, Berkshire has been a global innovator in manufacturing cleanroom/contamination control products since the mid-1960s. Berkshire products are used in the following industries:

  • Aerospace & Defense – Manufactured to meet the demanding surface prep and cleaning standards set by the government, Berkshire low-linting disposables ensure compliance for everything from equipment and parts manufacturing to everyday maintenance and repair
  • Automotive – Berkshire's low-linting dry and pre-wetted critically clean products enable clean, smooth results throughout the surface preparation and refinishing process
  • Food & Beverage – Utilize Berkshire's patented, low-linting contamination control products to meet quality goals, comply with rigorous government regulations, and improve HACCP (hazard analysis and critical control points) and SSOPs (sanitation standard operating procedures)
  • Healthcare – Protect patients, workers/staff, and visitors with Berkshire's economical, low linting cleanroom products, which address critical contamination control concerns
  • Medical Device – Berkshire's low-linting surface cleaning and preparation disposables support a wide range of critical biomedical device manufacturing methods, and support the production of catheters, contact lenses, heart valves, pacemakers, and more
  • Microelectronics – Facilitate the highest contamination-control levels for precision electronics, printed circuitry, microelectronic and semiconductor manufacturing applications with Berkshire's ultra-clean low-lint, low-ion products
  • Optics – Berkshire's non-abrasive, soft wipers protect scratch-sensitive surfaces like lenses, mirrors, and other optical components in critical optics and photonics manufacturing and maintenance
  • Pharmaceutical – Need to observe strict regulations? Berkshire's critical contamination control products help you adhere to cGMP practices and lot traceability in standardized and government-regulated industries
  • Print – Use Berkshire's low-lint contamination-control products for low-cost/high-quality cleaning of industrial inkjet printers, typesetting machines, and imaging equipment
  • University/Research – For research/laboratory settings focused on topics like nanotechnology, engineering, physics, astronomy, and bioprocessing, use Berkshire's contamination control products and low-linting surface cleaning supplies

ENGINEERED CLEAN

QSource.com now offers all of the popular Berkshire series (e.g., CapSure, Choice, Labx, SatPax, ValuSeal, and others). These include Berkshire's wide variety of cleanroom/contamination control products in the following categories:
  • Dry Wipers – Low-linting, low-shedding dry cleanroom wipes for contamination control and surface cleaning
  • Pre-Wetted Wipers – Sterile and non-sterile pre-wetted wipes saturated with various alcohol and ethanol formulas
  • Swabs – Berkshire’s Lab-Tips® swabs for precision cleaning, surface sampling, validation procedures, and the application of lubricants or other liquids
  • Cleanroom Paper – Low-linting cleanroom bond paper reams, notebooks, and documentation/writing systems
  • Glove Liners – Soft, lightweight, long-term comfort BCR® Glove Liners for use with latex, vinyl, and nitrile gloves
  • Facemasks – Non-shedding face masks for particle and bacterial filtration
  • Mops & Accessories – Mop systems, tools, and accessories for cleaning isolator and cleanroom floors, walls, and ceiling surfaces
These high-quality cleanroom and contamination-control products are now available in our Berkshire Corp. Department at QSource.com. If you have further questions about how Berkshire products can work in your controlled environment, please contact us via email, our Web site form, or by calling us at 800-966-6020.

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