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Machine Tools & Metal Working Blog

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How to Avoid Common Laser Engraving Mistakes

10/15/2017 by Epilog Laser
Whether you are an experienced engineer or a novice maker, learning the proper uses of design equipment to avoid pitfalls and mistakes takes time and...
Views: 244, Comments: 7
Last comment 10/16/2017 by JE in Chicago

Decorating Glass: Sandblasting or Laser Etching?

09/10/2017 by Epilog Laser
When it comes to decorating glass, there is more than one method to choose from. A popular alternative to laser engraving is sandblasting. Both method...
Views: 400, Comments: 2
Last comment 09/16/2017 by Miscexpert
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Speaking of Precision

352 blog entries, 2546 comments (0 Viewing)

5 Bullish Facts About Manufacturing Employment -and Your Career!

10/04/2017 by Milo
Here are 5 facts to convince you that prospects for employment in Manufacturing are strongly bullish and worthy of consideration for your own career o...
Views: 217, Comments: 0

Technology- Profit Differentiator or Limiter?

09/27/2017 by Milo
I have had some interesting conversations with a couple of shop owners after they read our article Technology or People in the July issue of Productio...
Views: 108, Comments: 1
Last comment 09/29/2017 by tcmtech
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Packaging & Labeling

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Close Tolerance Punch Attachment Lowers Pouch Packaging Costs

07/09/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Traditional zero-clearance punch attachments require frequent downtime for sharpening or replacement. The new UltraFlex HD offers pouch manufacturers...
Views: 114, Comments: 0

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: 214, Comments: 0
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Industrial Automation

118 blog entries, 1657 comments (0 Viewing)

Smart Campus Technology Implemented at Company Headquarters

07/06/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The smart campus project will build on its corporate sustainability leadership and Internet of Things technology expertise by taking advantage of SAS&...
Views: 170, Comments: 0

VersaSense + Digi-Key = IIoT

06/09/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A scalable, plug-and-play Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solution is available through a new global distribution agreement. The MicroPnP product...
Views: 117, Comments: 0
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Fastening, Joining & Assembly

87 blog entries, 400 comments (0 Viewing)

MultiMark: the Smart, All-in-One Marking Solution

07/04/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
MultiMark is a marker system that perfectly meets modern requirements in conjunction with tailored software and particularly efficient printer technol...
Views: 110, Comments: 0

Boeing Aims to Cut Dreamliner Cost with 3D Printed Parts

04/23/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Norsk Titanium AS, a supplier of additive-manufactured, structural titanium components, received a production purchase order for 3D-printed structural...
Views: 99, Comments: 0
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Industrial MRO

87 blog entries, 726 comments (0 Viewing)

Obsolete Design Puts 1 in 5 Storage Wells at Risk A study from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health says that obsolete wells operate in 19 states, across 160 facilities, encompassing more t

06/10/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A study from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health says that obsolete wells operate in 19 states, across 160 facilities, encompassing more tha...
Views: 285, Comments: 5
Last comment 06/16/2017 by tcmtech

Gedevelop GFM System: An Overview

06/04/2017 by ahorner_22
All over the world manufacturers in the glass fiberizing and glass wool industry are interested in increasing the quality of their products. The Gedev...
Views: 221, Comments: 0
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Industrial Processing Equipment Blog

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What Chemical Lab Equipment is Most Popular Among Engineers?

06/08/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
In order to understand what type of equipment is of interest to engineers, we need to better understand of the type of engineer or scientist. For inst...
Views: 259, Comments: 7
Last comment 06/09/2017 by James Stewart
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Food & Beverage Technology

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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: 731, 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: 232, Comments: 21
Last comment 04/11/2017 by James Stewart
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Robotic Systems Blog

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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: 355, 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...
Views: 125, Comments: 1
Last comment 04/04/2017 by gutmonarch
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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: 267, 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: 245, Comments: 3
Last comment 12/22/2016 by Rixter
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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: 333, Comments: 9
Last comment 02/13/2017 by IQ
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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...
Views: 150, Comments: 0

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: 129, 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...
Views: 125, Comments: 0

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...
Views: 133, Comments: 0

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...
Views: 131, Comments: 0