The MB tour of the Sapphire Facility.

The MB tour of the Sapphire

Posted by Mikey P on Mar 20, 20151
A walking tour of the Butler Truckmount facility with MB’s Fred Boyle

A walking tour of the Butler

Posted by Mikey P on Mar 13, 20152
Tour of Sapphire Scientific Truckmounts

Tour of Sapphire Scientific Truckmounts

Posted by Mikey P on Mar 12, 20153
Misery loves company..

Misery loves company..

Posted by Mikey P on Mar 8, 20154
The MB tour of the Sapphire Facility.

The MB tour of the Sapphire Facility.

  I got to spend some time at the Sapphire plant in Prescott AZ this past week learning more about the company and it's people. I took the opportunity to shoot this video that details how a "SS" unit is constructed from raw material to the final product.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HP3Kne0Y0vc If you have any ...

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A walking tour of the Butler Truckmount facility with MB’s Fred Boyle

A walking tour of the Butler Truckmount facility with MB's Fred Boyle

 A rare and unique glimpse into the famous Butler factory with Butler user and Mikey's Board moderator Fred Boyle.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bN7GFelpr54

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Tour of Sapphire Scientific Truckmounts

Tour of Sapphire Scientific Truckmounts

Mike Roden of Legend Brands’ Sapphire Scientific takes Rich Cleaner’s Joel Cohen on a eye-opening tour of their facility in Prescott, AZ. Mike shows Joel some of the engineering that makes Sapphire so reliable, and the differences that set them apart from other manufacturers. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y6o5_zxOQnE&t=62

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Misery loves company..

Misery loves company..

A recent discussion about the Cleaning Forums and their participants led some dude named Mikey P to open up on the subject.. Yes, most carpet cleaners could care less about education. They took what they learned from their former SS, Coit or Chem Dry job and applied it to their new ...

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