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Mastercam2017 Complete Video Tutorial:

09/22/2016 by mp5navy
This video guide how to make a NC program from beginning to ending. https://www.facebook.com/mastercam2017/
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Last comment 09/23/2016 by phoenix911
 

How Do You Make Liquid Drops in Quantity?

09/18/2016 by Flyboy33
Needing to know methods to make liquid droplets of uniform size in large quantities. They will be subsequently cooled to solidify but need some ideas...
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Last comment 09/22/2016 by jt
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Quality Assurance / Control

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WPS For Fillet Weld

09/07/2016 by Hasan71
Dear friends I have WPS for pipe 6"-sch 80 process GTAW & SMAW(7018) and P No.1 CS position-5G can i use same procedure for welding 1" pipe SCH 8...
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Last comment 09/07/2016 by AWSCWI(RETIRED)
 

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
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Last comment 08/29/2016 by Whitephone
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Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog

134 blog entries, 380 comments (0 Viewing)

Zee, Zed, or Zulu for Thermal Acoustic Insulation

09/22/2016 by Doug Sharpe
Americans say “Zee” for the letter Z. Canadians say “Zed” instead. In both North American countries, their militaries say &ldq...
Pathfinder Tags: acoustic-thermal insulation thermal-acoustic insulation
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EPDM, TPE, and Silicone Rubber Edge Trim

09/19/2016 by Doug Sharpe
EPDM, TPE, and silicone are three commonly-used compounds for rubber edge trim. Which elastomer is right for your sealing and insulation application?...
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Views: 97, Comments: 0
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3D Printing

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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...
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Views: 182, Comments: 4
Last comment 09/22/2016 by frankd20

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...
Views: 174, Comments: 0
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Fastening, Joining & Assembly

80 blog entries, 397 comments (2 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...
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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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Last comment 09/19/2016 by Casper71
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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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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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Packaging & Labeling

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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: 117, 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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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...
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Views: 192, Comments: 4
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...
Views: 325, Comments: 11
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...
Views: 284, Comments: 36
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...
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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

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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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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...
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Views: 136, Comments: 5
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: 166, Comments: 2
Last comment 06/21/2016 by Rixter

Delving Into Verified Subs With Radwell.com

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, 1639 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...
Views: 153, Comments: 1
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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Industrial Processing Equipment Blog

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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: 209, 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: 678, 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...
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Views: 595, 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: 255, 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...
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Views: 818, 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...
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Views: 793, Comments: 6
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