February 2017

Washington and Lincoln dollar coin

Coins of the Realm

In 2016, the U.S. Mint issued the final three in its series of Presidential Dollar coins. As we celebrate the birthdays of Washington and Lincoln this month, see how they and other notable Presidents have been portrayed on a dollar coin.

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New shoots in the snow


Did you know that copper has an infinite recyclable life, and that much of the copper that goes into the manufacturing process comes from recycled scrap? So everything old is new again, through the magic of recycling…as long as it's made with copper.

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Conductor Justin W. Lewis leads a joint concert of Air Force Band musicians

Great Conductor

If you ask the pros—electrical contractors and instructors of the tradean overwhelming majority would choose copper for the electrical wiring in their homes. See how bigger, fatter wires work better and deliver greater energy efficiency in your home.

[Photo credit: Lonecello]

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How Do I Ensure that I Am Getting Quality Copper Tube & Fittings?

To ensure that copper tube and fittings are of the highest quality; meet market needs and requirements; and comply with the codes governing their use in the market, you should always make sure that you are using copper tube and fittings that meet the applicable product standards...
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Copper Grounding System Guarantees 100 Percent Uptime for Boise Data Center

Copper is keeping one data center running efficiently and reliably all day long. Involta, a Cedar Rapids, Iowa based company that designs, builds, and operates data centers, recently opened its newest data center in Boise.
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Copper Grounding System Guarantees Uptime for Boise Data Center

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The loss of data can be extremely detrimental to healthcare organizations, grocery chains and electronic medical record facilities. Involta-Boise recently installed an all-copper grounding system at its newest data center to ensure 100 percent uptime for all of its customers.
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