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10CrMo9-10 P no:5A or Unasigned Material ?

10/20/2016 by asmeturkey
Dear All According to ASME Sec.IIA SA/EN 10216-2 is identical with EN 10216-2:2002 + A2:2007 with additional marking requirements. Table QW-422 of S...
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Last comment 10/22/2016 by Whitephone


10/01/2016 by ronseto
I like to watch "How it's Made" and in many episodes where things are being assembled manually, I see a lot of use of screws with slotted heads. In so...
Pathfinder Tags: Fasteners screws
Views: 1056, Comments: 37
Last comment 10/12/2016 by dj95401

Hydraulic System for Biomass Briquetting Machine

10/01/2016 by michael htut
Dear All, I have to make biomass briquetting machine . I have already drafted CAD design. But I face the difficult about the hydraluic system . I am...
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Last comment 10/05/2016 by Massey
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Quality Assurance / Control

791 threads, 5228 comments (3 Viewing)

Padding of a Seat Dress Cover

10/04/2016 by silver ring
The padding inside the dress cover of a seat became defective during usage. We want to design a test for the simulation of the real usage. Do you know...
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Last comment 10/06/2016 by silver ring
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3D Printing

11 blog entries, 32 comments (0 Viewing)

New 3D Technology Breaks the Size Barrier

10/20/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Does size matter? If you're talking about 3D printing, it used to. Precision printing meant a fixed platen and a limited range of motion for the depos...
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The Death of 3D Printing Has Been Greatly Exaggerated

09/21/2016 by HUSH
Did you get the memo? Perhaps you read the obit. 3D printing is dead. Over. Done with. Kaputski. This past summer there were many articles criticizin...
Pathfinder Tags: 3D Printing additive manufacturing
Views: 263, Comments: 6
Last comment 09/27/2016 by phoenix911
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Speaking of Precision

342 blog entries, 2527 comments (0 Viewing)

Ten Points Worth Sharing--Cleveland Area OSHA Director Howie Eberts

10/15/2016 by Milo
We attended a presentation at WIRE-Net by Cleveland OSHA Area Director Howie Eberts. Howie did a great job of giving attendees a thoughtful, human vie...
Pathfinder Tags: osha safety tips
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Last comment 10/18/2016 by Phys

OSHA’s Top Ten Most Frequently Cited Standards: FY 2015

08/12/2016 by Milo
OSHA Penalties increased 78% August 1, 2016. Think of your efforts here as an investment in “Penalty Prevention.” The following is a lis...
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Views: 256, Comments: 2
Last comment 08/13/2016 by bullardrr
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Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog

139 blog entries, 380 comments (2 Viewing)

What’s the Shelf Life of Rubber Gaskets?

10/25/2016 by Doug Sharpe
Does your company keep rubber gaskets in inventory for long periods of time? Buying and storing large quantities of gaskets can help to reduce unit co...
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Sound Transmission Class (STC) and Acoustic Insulation

10/24/2016 by Doug Sharpe
Sound transmission class (STC) describes the ability of a product or material to stop the transmission of airborne sound. Since the 1960s, STC ratings...
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Food & Beverage Technology

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Engineers Developing Functional 3D Food Printer

10/11/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Engineers from Columbia University have just revealed a prototype 3D food printer which looks a bit like a fancy coffee machine. The team has worked t...
Views: 199, Comments: 4
Last comment 10/12/2016 by agua_doc

Grapes on Fire

08/11/2016 by Chelsey H
Working at a boarding school, the most common reason the fire alarm goes off is a microwave incident (usually burnt popcorn). We all know that there a...
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Last comment 08/12/2016 by wayneelowe
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Industrial Automation

111 blog entries, 1639 comments (0 Viewing)

Don’t Miss the 25th Annual Automation Fair® Event!

10/02/2016 by RockwellAutomation
Join us on Nov. 9-10 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta to see the advanced technologies, services and solutions that can help you achiev...
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Harnessing Business Information Software

06/20/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Manufacturers have begun to embrace business information (BI) software, with an eye on achieving enterprise-wide visibility of operational dynamics. A...
Views: 174, Comments: 1
Last comment 06/20/2016 by phoenix911
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Robotic Systems Blog

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Robots Helping Robots

09/25/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Imagine what industry might look like if robots could cooperate with each other spontaneously using body language as their guide. In a manner similar...
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Last comment 09/26/2016 by tonyhemet

Robots Take Over the Warehouse

09/09/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The warehouse robotics market is exploding in all directions. The next generation of autonomous guided vehicles (AGVs) "can wander about the warehouse...
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Last comment 09/13/2016 by tcmtech
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Fastening, Joining & Assembly

81 blog entries, 397 comments (0 Viewing)

Standards Q&A: Interpreting ASME’s Post Weld Heat Treatment Requirements

09/25/2016 by reprendergast
ASME Standards often require careful reading in order to interpret them correctly and engineers can be left with questions about some details. In this...
Pathfinder Tags: ASME standards Welding
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Standards Q&A: ASME’s Changes to Vessel’s Painting Welds

09/11/2016 by reprendergast
Have you ever wondered why certain standards have changed? It’s an engineer’s responsibility to research and follow the latest standards,...
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Views: 630, Comments: 4
Last comment 09/19/2016 by Casper71
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Packaging & Labeling

95 blog entries, 842 comments (0 Viewing)

Pressurized Liquid Poised to Alter Blow-molding Landscape

09/07/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
In form-fill-seal production, each step in the process is designed and tweaked to squeeze the most productivity or efficiency out of beverage bottling...
Views: 142, Comments: 2
Last comment 09/12/2016 by Torqued

Fastener Packaging Trends: Solutions for the Bottom Line

08/24/2016 by SavvyExacta
Lost product, costly materials, inaccuracies, and rising labor costs are among the packaging challenges fastener manufacturers face on a daily basis....
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Machine Tools & Metal Working Blog

145 blog entries, 548 comments (0 Viewing)

Wednesday Webinar on Laser Engraving: Real World Applications & Projects (and Q&A)

07/19/2016 by SavvyExacta
Join laser engraving experts from Disney Research, Pikes Peak and Epilog Laser as they explore the possibilities of real world applications and projec...
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Abrasive Recycling Technology Can Help Reduce Waterjet Costs

07/18/2016 by SavvyExacta
An abrasive waterjet operation typically spends more money on the purchase of abrasive than it does on labor to actually run the table. But there are...
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Last comment 07/18/2016 by phoenix911
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Material Handling & Supply Chain Technology

172 blog entries, 640 comments (0 Viewing)

Ways to Maintain a Safe Warehouse Environment – Part 2

07/17/2016 by ahorner_22
EVERYONE HAS A ROLE IN MAINTAINING SAFE CONDITIONS: Any employee witnessing a potentially unsafe condition or practice in the warehouse is expected to...
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Views: 361, Comments: 4
Last comment 07/24/2016 by tonyhemet

Which Delivers First: Ground Drones or Aerial Drones?

07/07/2016 by HUSH
Aerial delivery drones are so 2014. There was a brief period where many companies were completing deliveries of online orders, pizzas, medicines and e...
Pathfinder Tags: delivery drone suppy chain
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Last comment 07/09/2016 by redfred
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Industrial MRO

82 blog entries, 704 comments (0 Viewing)

Predictive Analytics Lead to Better-planned Maintenance

06/21/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The ability to forecast when a machine might go down is the Holy Grail of industrial maintenance. Using data collected from sensors within the equipme...
Views: 191, Comments: 2
Last comment 06/21/2016 by Rixter

Delving Into Verified Subs With

06/05/2016 by ahorner_22
One of the unique services we offer at Radwell International is private label verified sub products. Basically these are Radwell brand substitute par...
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Last comment 06/10/2016 by Lauruz
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Industrial Processing Equipment Blog

97 blog entries, 589 comments (0 Viewing)

Future Factory Pickup and Delivery?

06/09/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
It may sound like a flight of fancy, but Germany-based Festo has developed a "FreeMotionHandling" system that grips objects in a production facility a...
Views: 235, Comments: 1
Last comment 06/09/2016 by SolarEagle

Smart Machines for Smarter Processing

02/26/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Two of the forces driving improved automation and control systems are the need to tailor products for individual customers and the demand for higher...
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You’re an Engineer. It’s Time You Job-hunt Like One.

05/01/2016 posted in Engineering Careers
by ASME Job Board + Career Center
CareerCast's Best Jobs in IT and Engineering Report indicates promising employment opportunities and the potential for lucrative salaries in both En...
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Views: 690, Comments: 2
Last comment 05/02/2016 by adreasler

3D Printing a NASA Space Wrench - Video

02/01/2016 posted in Workbench Creations
by SavvyExacta
Watch our 3D printer create a NASA space wrench! You may have seen our previous posts explaining that we would be conducting a live Periscope broadca...
Pathfinder Tags: 3D Printing additive manufacturing NASA nasa space wrench periscope
Views: 637, Comments: 1
Last comment 07/12/2016 by MR. Guest

Cutting Compressed Air Costs: Tips and Technologies

12/10/2015 posted in Editor's Desk
by wagman262
Leaks in a compressed air system can be a real money waster. Engineering360 offers a feature article on tips and strategies to repair and prevent leak...
Views: 258, Comments: 5
Last comment 12/12/2015 by tcmtech

American Precision Museum - History of Precision Manufacturing

05/24/2013 posted in TechnoTourist’s Engineering Expeditions
by SavvyExacta
Have you heard of the American Precision Museum? Located in Windsor, Vermont, this organization provides maintenance and display of the history of US...
Pathfinder Tags: American Precision Museum history manufacturing
Views: 821, Comments: 0

Material Selection: Where Imitation is Not the Highest Form of Flattery

09/07/2011 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by geanorm
Editor's Note: CR4 would like to thank PJ Sikorsky of GEA Consulting for contributing this blog entry. Imitation may be the highest form of flattery...
Pathfinder Tags: engineering designs liberty ships material selection shipbuilding steel
Views: 795, Comments: 6
Last comment 05/29/2014 by indel