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How To Achieve 10h7 Hole Dimension? Hole Is Having Platting After Drill & Ream!

04/03/2017 by Bhaveshnaik20
Hi, I am facing lot of issues to achieve 10h7 dimension which is after platting, Do share if you have any better process to achieve the same. Thank...
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Last comment 04/05/2017 by Jpfalt
 

Can I Use Two Different Cables Instead of Single Cable?

04/01/2017 by smit parekh
dear sir,' i have 400 amps output transformer. i want to upgrade my main power cabling because before only 150 amps load . my question is that in old...
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Last comment 04/02/2017 by Stuart21
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Quality Assurance / Control

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Piping QA/QC

04/27/2017 by pursothaman
hi everyone ., 1. i would like to know duties of QA/QC in piping. 2. what are the documents i should create for the piping project? please reply fo...
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Last comment 04/28/2017 by Hilliard Bill
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Food & Beverage Technology

82 blog entries, 1159 comments (0 Viewing)

Clear coffee? But how? And why?

04/20/2017 by lmno24
It seems on any given day, there’s a new trend in coffee from cold brew, K Cups, various sweeteners, brewing styles, etc. But this company is ma...
Views: 489, Comments: 64
Last comment 04/24/2017 by Janissaries

Will Plastic Food Cans Become a Clear Choice?

04/07/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
This can consists of a multilayer plastic substrate that allows consumers to see the product inside while incorporating an easy-open metal lid and met...
Views: 188, Comments: 21
Last comment 04/11/2017 by James Stewart
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Robotic Systems Blog

152 blog entries, 755 comments (0 Viewing)

Delivery Bots Dash Around D.C. Sidewalks

04/14/2017 by MaggieMc
Around the holidays, you may have heard about the fancy little robots [video] Amazon uses in its warehouses to get goods from shelves to pickers—...
Views: 141, Comments: 9
Last comment 04/21/2017 by adreasler

New Flexible Sensor Holds Potential for Foldable Touchscreens

04/01/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Picture a tablet that you can fold into the size of a phone to put in your pocket, or an artificial skin that can sense your body's movements and vita...
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Last comment 04/04/2017 by gutmonarch
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Industrial Automation

115 blog entries, 1657 comments (0 Viewing)

MES Rises as Automakers Embrace Flexibility

04/06/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Henry Ford might be gobsmacked at how today’s production lines are more about customization than standardization. Supporting that evolution are...
Views: 57, Comments: 0

Machine Learning and Big Data Offer Massive Potential

03/12/2017 by Designerz
You may not realize it, but your interactions on the internet are being leveraged as the information sources used to make decisions in a variety of ve...
Views: 314, Comments: 1
Last comment 03/13/2017 by Brave Sir Robin
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Material Handling & Supply Chain Technology

176 blog entries, 659 comments (0 Viewing)

A Growing Role for Automated Pipeline Pigging Systems

03/25/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Pigging is a routine maintenance procedure that plays a critical role in oil and gas pipelines for mitigating and monitoring internal corrosion, and f...
Views: 147, Comments: 1
Last comment 03/27/2017 by Drew K

Sensor Provides Immediate Detection of Lead

12/21/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The technology, a handheld device used for one-time testing of lead in tap water, can also be integrated into water meters and purifiers with the goal...
Views: 200, Comments: 3
Last comment 12/22/2016 by Rixter
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Machine Tools & Metal Working Blog

147 blog entries, 556 comments (0 Viewing)

Extended Robot Arm for Greater Welding Reach

03/24/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A new robot arm with a 3.3 m reach promises greater joint access on large parts and weldments in automated welding applications. The offering from Wis...
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Sounding the Trumpet for CNC Machine Tools

03/06/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The David G. Monette Corp produces trumpets for some of the greatest performers in the world, such as jazz great Wynton Marsalis. But meeting the dema...
Views: 158, Comments: 8
Last comment 03/15/2017 by phoenix911
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Fastening, Joining & Assembly

85 blog entries, 400 comments (0 Viewing)

Self-healing Cement for Well Casings

03/05/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Researchers at the U.S. Energy Department's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory developed cement that can heal itself when cracks occur. Using self-...
Views: 164, Comments: 1
Last comment 03/09/2017 by MR. Guest

Easily Assemble Any Material or Fastener

02/16/2017 by SavvyExacta
Assembling car bodies the "old" way was easy: you just had to weld the steel base to the chassis. With changing materials (lighter weight materials su...
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Industrial MRO

84 blog entries, 718 comments (0 Viewing)

Save Money, Boost ROI and Enhance OEE with Predictive Maintenance

02/12/2017 by Designerz
In order to save money you need to spend money – especially when financing predictive and preventative maintenance solutions for high-capital as...
Views: 438, Comments: 3
Last comment 02/14/2017 by Kilowatt0

Bill of Materials (BOM) Management Challenges

02/02/2017 by SavvyExacta
A bill of materials or BOM is often used in manufacturing. It can be challenging to track information and share effectively with all of the stakeholde...
Views: 362, Comments: 10
Last comment 02/04/2017 by wmerryall
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3D Printing

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Start-up Raises $23 Million to 3D Print Sports Cars

02/11/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Divergent 3D says additive manufacturing will reduce the cost of building vehicles while lowering the weight and reducing fuel consumption. The compan...
Views: 179, Comments: 9
Last comment 02/13/2017 by IQ

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...
Views: 241, Comments: 0
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Speaking of Precision

344 blog entries, 2530 comments (0 Viewing)

PMPA Selected as National Partner to Grow Apprenticeships in Manufacturing

12/21/2016 by Milo
PMPA is proud to be partnering with NIMS, to help companies find new ways to help students and workers gain skills for success. Apprenticeships to...
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Last comment 12/21/2016 by tonyhemet

Thread Rolling Thin Walls--CJ Winters

12/07/2016 by Milo
Guest post by Lib Pietrantoni, CJWinter Flaking threads and thread damage can be avoided when thread rolling thin walled parts. Distortion during th...
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Last comment 12/09/2016 by ronseto
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Packaging & Labeling

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A Network Approach to Packaging R&D

10/30/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Dow Chemical's "Pack Studios" are designed to promote collaboration on packaging challenges, bringing together teams in package design, materials, bra...
Views: 121, Comments: 0

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...
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Last comment 09/12/2016 by Torqued
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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: 370, Comments: 1
Last comment 06/09/2016 by SolarEagle
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Rubber Gaskets for Military Land Systems

02/07/2017 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
Rubber gaskets for military land systems provide sealing and insulation under battlefield conditions. These reliable rubber products are found in main...
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EMI Gaskets for Electronic Devices and Equipment

01/31/2017 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
EMI gaskets help to protect electronic devices and equipment against disruptions and disturbances caused by electromagnetic interference (EMI). Becaus...
Views: 93, Comments: 0

High-Temperature Textiles for Sealing and Insulation

01/24/2017 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
High-temperature textiles can be custom-fabricated into specialty seals and insulation. Applications include industrial processing equipment and engin...
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Silicone Gaskets with High Flex-Fatigue Resistance

01/17/2017 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
Silicone gaskets have many desirable properties. They’re chemically inert, resistant to ozone and ultraviolet light, offer thermal stability ove...
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The Top 6 Sealing and Insulation Blog Posts of 2016

01/12/2017 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
The Elasto Proxy Blog is starting the New Year by looking back at how we helped readers solve their sealing and insulation challenges in 2016. We&rsqu...
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