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[ id;[blog-55]~title;5 Must-Have Tool Gifts for the Holiday Season 2022~url;ocs-academy-blogs/gift-buying-guide-holiday-season-2022~desc;Make holiday gift shopping easy this year with these 5 must-have tools from ohcanadasupply.ca!~date;12/2/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;tools-and-equipment-101~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/69-gift-buying-guide-holiday-season-2022_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, december, diy, gift guide, gifts, hand tools, holiday, must have, power tools, snow, tools shop equipment and storage], id;[blog54]~title;Seal the Deal with SKF Seals and Hub Caps~url;ocs-academy-blogs/seal-the-deal-with-SKF-seals-and-hub-caps~desc;Having the proper protection for your wheel bearings is key to keeping your fleet on the road! Find out how SFK seals and hub caps can help keep your wheel end assembly running smoothly, and ultimately save you time and money!~date;11/25/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;just-for-truckers~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/68-seal-the-deal-with-SKF-seals-and-hub-caps_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, bore tite, hub cap, november, scots plus xl, scots seal, scots seal classic, skf hub caps, skf seals, wheel end assembly, wheel seal], id;[blog53]~title;Industrial Chucks, To Be Keyed or Not To Be~url;ocs-academy-blogs/industrial-chucks-to-be-keyed-or-not-to-be~desc;The concept of Jacobs’ keyed chuck is a vital part of all drill chuck technology, and it has been applied to a variety of applications, from the most advanced engineering, to that cordless drill you use for DIY projects.~date;11/18/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;tools-and-equipment-101~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/67-industrial-chucks-to-be-keyed-or-not-to-be_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, adapt a drive chuck, arbor, ball bearing chucks, chuck keys, chucks, drill, drill chucks, hand tite drill chucks, industrial keyed chucks, jacobs chucks, keyless chucks, november, tools], id;[blog52]~title;Feel the Heat~url;ocs-academy-blogs/mr-heater-feel-the-heat-in-winter~desc;With the cold weather approaching, make sure you stock up on these heaters to stay warm and beat the cold Canadian winter.~date;10/17/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;tools-and-equipment-101~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/67-feel-the-heat_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, cold weather equipment, heaters, kerosene, kerosene heaters, mrheater, november, propane heaters, winter essentials], id;[blog50]~title;5 Must-Have products for this Winter Season~url;ocs-academy-blogs/5-must-have-products-for-this-winter-season~desc;Don’t let the winter months drag you down. Stock up on these winter essentials to stay safe and beat the cold winter months.~date;9/9/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;tools-and-equipment-101~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/64-gear-up-for-winter_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, de icer, diy, feet warmers, hand warmers, ice gripper, september, shovels, snow brush, winter, winter essentials], id;[blog49]~title;Stay Sharp with KDS Cutting Tools~url;ocs-academy-blogs/stay-sharp-with-KDS-cutting-tools~desc;While the folding or pocket knife is one of the most well-known knives out on the market, we should really be shifting our attention to an unsung hero of the workplace, retractable utility knives or box cutters.~date;8/19/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;tools-equipment-101~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/63_stay-sharp-with-KDS-cutting-tools_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, august, box cutters, cutting tips, cutting tools, kds, kds cutting tools, safe cutting practices, safety, safety knives, safety tips, scrapers, utility knives], id;[blog48]~title;Chapin Makes Lawn Care Easy~url;ocs-academy-blogs/chapin-makes-lawn-care-easy~desc;When you’re busy in your backyard, you don’t want to be distracted by pesky weeds and other garden pests, and a fresh green yard is a perfect complement to any home. So why not make maintaining its weed-free status that much easier with Scotts weed and pest control, and Chapin’s line of home and garden sprayers.~date;8/12/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;get-in-the-know-for-mro~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/62_chapin-makes-lawn-care-easy_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, atv sprayers backpack sprayers, august, chapin, chapin sprayers, featured, garden care, herbicides, industrial sprayers, lawn care, pesticides, pro series sprayers, roundup, trigger sprayers], id;[blog47]~title;Suit up for off-shore Safety with Mustang Survival~url;ocs-academy-blogs/suit-up-for-off-shore-safety~desc;We’re going to dive into our offering of Mustang Survival’s high-quality water safety gear. It’s important to be sure you have the right PFD’s and safety equipment handy before you head out on the water, and we’re here to help you suit up with gear for marine professionals and recreational water lovers alike.~date;8/11/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;school-of-safety-supplies~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/61_suit-up-for-off-shore-safety_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, august, boating safety, buoyancy, floatation devices, marine equipment, mustang survival, pfd, water rescue, water safety], id;[blog46]~title;Wax, Rinse, and Repeat with 3M Automotive~url;ocs-academy-blogs/how-to-detail-your-car-professionally-with-3M~desc;Car care is critical, and with 3M’s automotive line, it can be easy too! This time, we review the “details” of this extensive product line and how the pros use it to keep your car looking brand new.~date;8/10/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;crash-courses-in-automotive~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/60_how-to-detail-your-car-professionally-with-3M_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, august, auto detailing, automotive, car care, diy, exterior car cleaning, how to, how to cleaning chemicals, interior car cleaning], id;[blog45]~title;Shining a Light on Bayco Illumination Products~url;ocs-academy-blogs/what-bayco-light-should-you-use~desc;Not sure what kind of light you should be using? Read more to find out what Bayco lighting products is best for you.~date;7/6/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;lessons-in-lighting~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/59-bayco-illuminating-lights_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, extension cords, handheld flashlights, hands free flashlights, july, lighting, trouble lights, work lights], id;[blog44]~title;How To Jump Start Your Ride with Solar Booster Pacs~url;ocs-academy-blogs/jump-start-vehicle-with-solar-booster-pacs~desc;To survive a Canadian winter, you need to know that your car is going to start in the toughest conditions. Solar Booster Pac products are here to keep your vehicle on the road.~date;5/11/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;tools-and-equipment-101~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/57-jump-start-vehicle-with-solar-booster-packs_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, automotive, battery booster packs and chargers, how to, jump starters, may, shop equipment and storage, tools], id;[blog43]~title;Repair Small Scale Scratch and Dent with Bondo~url;ocs-academy-blogs/how-to-fix-small-scratches-and-dents-with-bondo~desc;Got a brand-new ding on your car, or an unsightly crack in your garage door? With 3M’s Bondo, these repairs are a breeze!~date;4/6/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;crash-courses-in-automotive~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/56-how-to-fix-small-scratches-and-dents-with-bondo_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, adhesives and sealants, april, auto body repair, automotive, car care, how to, putties], id;[blog42]~title;How BMP Erosion Control Products Keep Drinking Water Safe~url;ocs-academy-blogs/how-erosion-control-products-work~desc;Erosion control is vital for protecting our water and sewer systems. Read more to find out how BMP’s line of inlet protection systems keeps our environment clean.~date;3/9/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;school-of-safety-supplies~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/55-how-erosion-control-products-work_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, absorbent socks and booms, containment booms, leak diverters, march, portable spill container units, safety, spill control, spill kits], id;[blog41]~title;Repair Brake Lines with BrakeQuip~url;ocs-academy-blogs/repair-brake-lines-using-brakequip-brake-hoses-and-fittings~desc;These days, everything is about go, go, GO! But stopping is just as important. This time we discuss BrakeQuip’s brake lines and tubing.~date;2/23/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;hose-school~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/54-repair-brake-lines-using-brakequip_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, automotive hose, brake hose, february, hose accessories, hose and fittings, tube fittings], id;[blog40]~title;Safety Signs 101: Selecting Signage with Accuform~url;ocs-academy-blogs/how-to-choose-a-safety-sign~desc;When it comes to Safety Signage material and size can mean everything. This time we cover the basics of selecting the proper safety sign for your application.~date;2/16/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;intro-to-signs~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/53-how-to-choose-a-safety-sign_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, february, how to, safety, signs], id;[blog39]~title;How Pulleys Work~url;ocs-academy-blogs/how-pulleys-work~desc;Don’t let gravity get you down—use a pulley to lighten that load! This time, we talk about how pulley systems work and how they can make lifting loads that much easier.~date;2/9/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;modules-on-material-handling~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/52-how-pulleys-work_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, february, material handling, pulleys, rope, wire rope and fittings], id;[blog38]~title;How to Use Behringer Pipe Clamps~url;ocs-academy-blogs/how-to-use-behringer-pipe-clamps~desc;This time we're clamping down on the facts about Behringer pipe clamps. These clamps can be used in several different applications from low-pressure lubrication and water systems to high-pressure hydraulic and process systems.~date;2/2/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;hose-school~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/51-how-to-use-behringer-pipe-clamps_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, behringer, february, hose and fittings, how to, tube and pipe clamps], id;[blog37]~title;Baffin Boots for Canadian Climates~url;ocs-academy-blogs/about-industrial-baffin-boots~desc;Baffin boots were created to provide protection against Canada’s uncompromising landscapes and rugged climate. This time we do a deeper dive into the many layers of Baffin boots.~date;1/26/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;world-of-work-wear~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/50-about-industrial-baffin-boots_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, boots and shoes, canadian made, footwear, january, rubber boots, winter boots, work wear], id;[blog36]~title;The Hydraulic System Made Easy with Anchor Fluid Power~url;ocs-academy-blogs/about-anchor-fluid-power-valves~desc;Hydraulic systems are an important part of our machines that run on a daily basis, and keeping the valves in top condition will help keep that happening. Find out how Anchor Fluid Power valves can save you time and money!~date;1/19/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;hose-school~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/49-about-anchor-fluid-power-valves_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, hose and fittings, january, valves, valves and accessories], id;[blog35]~title;Icicles on Your Roof? No Problem with Self-Regulating Cables!~url;ocs-academy-blogs/how-self-regulating-heat-cables-protect-your-roof~desc;A cold snap can hit when you least expect it, so keep your roof ready with these Self-Regulating Cables from Pronghorn! Their easy installation keeps ice dams at bay, so you don’t have to worry about the real threat of water damage.~date;1/12/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;elements-of-electrical~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/48-how-self-regulating-heat-cables-protect-your-roof_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, electrical, freeze protection and heating cables, january, winter products], id;[blog34]~title;Must-Have Items for Your Roadside Emergency Kit~url;ocs-academy-blogs/diy-roadside-emergency-kit~desc;Getting stranded on the side of the road is the last thing on anyone’s mind when they plan a road trip, but it’s best to always be prepared! That’s why this time we discuss the items that you should always have in your vehicle, just in case.~date;1/5/2022 12:00:00 AM~category;school-of-safety-supplies~image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/47_diy-roadside-emergency-kit_featured.webp]~type;~tags;[2022, alarms, battery booster packs and chargers, booster cables, first aid kits, first aid supplies, january, safety, safety alarms and warnings, snow and ice removal, snow shovels], ]

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Blog Array: [ id;[blog-55], title;5 Must-Have Tool Gifts for the Holiday Season 2022, url;ocs-academy-blogs/gift-buying-guide-holiday-season-2022, desc;Make holiday gift shopping easy this year with these 5 must-have tools from ohcanadasupply.ca!, date;12/2/2022 12:00:00 AM, category;tools-and-equipment-101, image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/69-gift-buying-guide-holiday-season-2022_featured.webp], type;, tags;[2022, december, diy, gift guide, gifts, hand tools, holiday, must have, power tools, snow, tools shop equipment and storage]]


Blog Array: [ id;[blog54], title;Seal the Deal with SKF Seals and Hub Caps, url;ocs-academy-blogs/seal-the-deal-with-SKF-seals-and-hub-caps, desc;Having the proper protection for your wheel bearings is key to keeping your fleet on the road! Find out how SFK seals and hub caps can help keep your wheel end assembly running smoothly, and ultimately save you time and money!, date;11/25/2022 12:00:00 AM, category;just-for-truckers, image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/68-seal-the-deal-with-SKF-seals-and-hub-caps_featured.webp], type;, tags;[2022, bore tite, hub cap, november, scots plus xl, scots seal, scots seal classic, skf hub caps, skf seals, wheel end assembly, wheel seal]]


Blog Array: [ id;[blog53], title;Industrial Chucks, To Be Keyed or Not To Be, url;ocs-academy-blogs/industrial-chucks-to-be-keyed-or-not-to-be, desc;The concept of Jacobs’ keyed chuck is a vital part of all drill chuck technology, and it has been applied to a variety of applications, from the most advanced engineering, to that cordless drill you use for DIY projects., date;11/18/2022 12:00:00 AM, category;tools-and-equipment-101, image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/67-industrial-chucks-to-be-keyed-or-not-to-be_featured.webp], type;, tags;[2022, adapt a drive chuck, arbor, ball bearing chucks, chuck keys, chucks, drill, drill chucks, hand tite drill chucks, industrial keyed chucks, jacobs chucks, keyless chucks, november, tools]]


Blog Array: [ id;[blog52], title;Feel the Heat, url;ocs-academy-blogs/mr-heater-feel-the-heat-in-winter, desc;With the cold weather approaching, make sure you stock up on these heaters to stay warm and beat the cold Canadian winter., date;10/17/2022 12:00:00 AM, category;tools-and-equipment-101, image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/67-feel-the-heat_featured.webp], type;, tags;[2022, cold weather equipment, heaters, kerosene, kerosene heaters, mrheater, november, propane heaters, winter essentials]]


Blog Array: [ id;[blog50], title;5 Must-Have products for this Winter Season, url;ocs-academy-blogs/5-must-have-products-for-this-winter-season, desc;Don’t let the winter months drag you down. Stock up on these winter essentials to stay safe and beat the cold winter months., date;9/9/2022 12:00:00 AM, category;tools-and-equipment-101, image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/64-gear-up-for-winter_featured.webp], type;, tags;[2022, de icer, diy, feet warmers, hand warmers, ice gripper, september, shovels, snow brush, winter, winter essentials]]


Blog Array: [ id;[blog49], title;Stay Sharp with KDS Cutting Tools, url;ocs-academy-blogs/stay-sharp-with-KDS-cutting-tools, desc;While the folding or pocket knife is one of the most well-known knives out on the market, we should really be shifting our attention to an unsung hero of the workplace, retractable utility knives or box cutters., date;8/19/2022 12:00:00 AM, category;tools-equipment-101, image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/63_stay-sharp-with-KDS-cutting-tools_featured.webp], type;, tags;[2022, august, box cutters, cutting tips, cutting tools, kds, kds cutting tools, safe cutting practices, safety, safety knives, safety tips, scrapers, utility knives]]


Blog Array: [ id;[blog48], title;Chapin Makes Lawn Care Easy, url;ocs-academy-blogs/chapin-makes-lawn-care-easy, desc;When you’re busy in your backyard, you don’t want to be distracted by pesky weeds and other garden pests, and a fresh green yard is a perfect complement to any home. So why not make maintaining its weed-free status that much easier with Scotts weed and pest control, and Chapin’s line of home and garden sprayers., date;8/12/2022 12:00:00 AM, category;get-in-the-know-for-mro, image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/62_chapin-makes-lawn-care-easy_featured.webp], type;, tags;[2022, atv sprayers backpack sprayers, august, chapin, chapin sprayers, featured, garden care, herbicides, industrial sprayers, lawn care, pesticides, pro series sprayers, roundup, trigger sprayers]]


Blog Array: [ id;[blog47], title;Suit up for off-shore Safety with Mustang Survival, url;ocs-academy-blogs/suit-up-for-off-shore-safety, desc;We’re going to dive into our offering of Mustang Survival’s high-quality water safety gear. It’s important to be sure you have the right PFD’s and safety equipment handy before you head out on the water, and we’re here to help you suit up with gear for marine professionals and recreational water lovers alike., date;8/11/2022 12:00:00 AM, category;school-of-safety-supplies, image;[https://gdlweb.azureedge.net/images/61_suit-up-for-off-shore-safety_featured.webp], type;, tags;[2022, august, boating safety, buoyancy, floatation devices, marine equipment, mustang survival, pfd, water rescue, water safety]]