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Copper Plate on Mild Steel Base Stud Facing Discoloration

08/25/2016 by syeltang87
Hi Guys, i am facing a problem where after entering powder coating curing process (temperature 180 degree Celsius to 220 degree Celsius), my mild ste...
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Last comment 08/25/2016 by James Stewart

Need Suggestions For Good Scissor Lift Manufacturer

08/17/2016 by king1
Howdy, everyone we are willing to buy scissor lifts for our plant. If anybody has good suggestions for an LEED manufacturer please help us.
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Last comment 08/23/2016 by king1
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Quality Assurance / Control

789 threads, 5211 comments (1 Viewing)

Post Weld Heat Treatment for WPQ

08/28/2016 by akp_lmp
Is PWHT is non essential variable in WPQ , please tell me where it is mention in code ASME SEC IX OR AWS D1.1
Pathfinder Tags: welding code requirements
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08/23/2016 by Hasan71
Dear all If i have WPS for plate butt weld 3G &CS &P1 & SMAW can i use this WPS for pipe fillet weld CS&P1& SMAW . Best regard.
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Last comment 08/25/2016 by Tornado

Lab Tested?

08/11/2016 by JE in Chicago
I have a fastener that needs to hold a ~40 pound load. shear/static/in motion.. whatever. I know from testing at the workbench that it can withstand...
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Last comment 08/13/2016 by lyn
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Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog

130 blog entries, 380 comments (14 Viewing)

Polyurethane Foam for Vibration Control and Shock Absorption

08/29/2016 by Doug Sharpe
Excessive amounts of shock and vibration can cause equipment to malfunction and systems to fail. In some cases, such as the collapse of a bridge or a...
Pathfinder Tags: polyurethane foam shock absorption vibration control
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How to Seal Your Success at AUSA 2016

08/24/2016 by Doug Sharpe
Defense contractors trust sealing and insulation solutions from Elasto Proxy, a custom-fabricator of low-to-medium volumes of rubber and plastic parts...
Pathfinder Tags: ausa 2016 military gaskets
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Packaging & Labeling

94 blog entries, 840 comments (0 Viewing)

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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Despite Recent Advancements, Robots Still Limited

03/12/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Experts estimate that programming consumes as much as 60% of robotic deployment budgets. In an effort to reduce programming time and improve overa...
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Speaking of Precision

341 blog entries, 2519 comments (0 Viewing)

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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Last comment 08/13/2016 by bullardrr

Thinking Precision, Thinking Big: Keystone Threaded Products

06/21/2016 by Milo
The Team at Keystone Threaded Products shows us that “Precision” doesn’t necessarily mean “Tiny” as they thread the ends...
Pathfinder Tags: manufacturing metalworking precision Thread
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Last comment 06/27/2016 by phoenix911
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Food & Beverage Technology

69 blog entries, 870 comments (0 Viewing)

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

The Spice of Rebellion

06/08/2016 by Chelsey H
Have you ever thought about the history of food? Who was the first person to eat a banana and realize it didn't kill them? Or the first person to d...
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Last comment 06/10/2016 by James Stewart
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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...
Pathfinder Tags: epilog laser laser engraving
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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...
Pathfinder Tags: abrasives waterjet cutting
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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...
Pathfinder Tags: safety warehouse safety
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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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Robotic Systems Blog

140 blog entries, 690 comments (0 Viewing)

Camera Maps Robot Environment

07/12/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A robot can easily peer into tight spaces using an arm-mounted camera. When constrained to move in the same geometry as the arm, the camera provides i...
Views: 107, Comments: 1
Last comment 07/14/2016 by phoenix911

Walking Printers Promote Collaborative Construction

06/02/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
3D printing has grown legs. Siemens engineers are building spider-like robots that work collaboratively to construct large structures. Equipped with...
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Last comment 06/02/2016 by Johny451
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3D Printing

9 blog entries, 26 comments (0 Viewing)

Stretch Your 2D Designs into Another Dimension

06/26/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Remember those tests where you mentally folded a printed flat shape to pick the matching 3D object? The folks at Disney are using the same idea to cre...
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Think Big with Robot-mounted 3D Printer

04/16/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Typically, 3D printers operate within a workspace defined by the build plate and print-head guide rails. Printed objects generally measure a few inch...
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Last comment 04/17/2016 by vsar
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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...
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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 Automation

110 blog entries, 1637 comments (0 Viewing)

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...
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Last comment 06/20/2016 by phoenix911

Mercedes: Less Robots, More Laborers

03/02/2016 by HUSH
When discussing the growing role of robots and automation in manufacturing and industry, it usually spawns a conversation about at least one of the...
Pathfinder Tags: automation automotive manufacturing robot
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Last comment 03/03/2016 by Kevin LaPaire
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Fastening, Joining & Assembly

79 blog entries, 393 comments (0 Viewing)

The Robotics Market in China

06/10/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
China's investment in industrial growth is fueling a growing market for robotics. According to one report, rising wages, low commodity prices, and com...
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Auto Sector Drives Robotics Growth

05/09/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The International Federation of Robotics predicts that robot sales will grow by 5% annually, reaching 31,000 units by 2018. One half of these will be...
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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...
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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...
Pathfinder Tags: ASME careers job hunting salary
Views: 675, 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: 545, 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...
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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
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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
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