CR4® - The Engineer's Place for News and Discussion®

Sponsored by:


Section Forums
Section Blogs
See all Forum Threads

Section Forums


3972 threads, 27212 comments (1 Viewing)

Looking for Two-part Soft Expanding Foam for Molding

04/03/2018 by Anonymous Poster
Hi, I'm going to start a new business and I'm looking for the main material i Will us, expanding foam. I've tried several products on the market but...
Views: 325, Comments: 6
Last comment 04/03/2018 by lyn
Go to this Forum

Quality Assurance / Control

808 threads, 5488 comments (1 Viewing)
Go to this Forum

See all Blog Entries

Section Blogs

Material Handling & Supply Chain Technology

177 blog entries, 659 comments (0 Viewing)

What to Ask Before Hiring A Surplus Inventory Liquidation Service

01/14/2018 by ahorner_22
There are a lot of companies out there that offer surplus liquidation services. When hiring a service, there are three important questions to ask befo...
Views: 462, Comments: 0
Go to this Blog

Speaking of Precision

357 blog entries, 2576 comments (0 Viewing)

7 Industry Trends to Think About, New Technology Isn’t One of Them

12/26/2017 by Milo
You may be surprised that Technology as a stand alone item is not one of them. Our future is not about shinier flying saucers. We will master and...
Views: 702, Comments: 24
Last comment 02/28/2018 by kumarpradeep

Craft Advice for Machinists: How Good Can You Get?

12/21/2017 by Milo
Gary Chynne uses his skills with the longbow to explain and demonstrate the fundamentals of mastery by having and following the process in “Guy...
Views: 265, Comments: 3
Last comment 01/11/2018 by James Stewart
Go to this Blog

Machine Tools & Metal Working Blog

154 blog entries, 568 comments (0 Viewing)

Laser Engraved Gift Guide 2017

11/12/2017 by Epilog Laser
The holidays are upon us, which means racking the brain for the perfect gift for that special someone. Sure, you can join the crowds and shop ‘t...
Views: 407, Comments: 2
Last comment 11/13/2017 by JE in Chicago

Quick Equipment Overview: KH7050 Laser Engraving Machine

11/05/2017 by ahorner_22
Recently we’ve acquired a new machine at Radwell International headquarters to add additional repair services to our capabilities. Our latest ad...
Views: 327, Comments: 1
Last comment 11/06/2017 by JE in Chicago
Go to this Blog

Packaging & Labeling

97 blog entries, 842 comments (0 Viewing)

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: 237, Comments: 0
Go to this Blog

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: 314, 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: 155, Comments: 0
Go to this Blog

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: 233, Comments: 0
Go to this Blog

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: 431, 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: 283, Comments: 0
Go to this Blog

Industrial Processing Equipment Blog

98 blog entries, 596 comments (0 Viewing)

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: 385, Comments: 7
Last comment 06/09/2017 by James Stewart
Go to this Blog

Other Blog Entries of Interest

The True Costs of Industrial Rubber Products

04/16/2018 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
What are the true costs of industrial rubber products such as seals, gaskets, and insulation? Buying rubber materials and fabricating them in-house ma...
Views: 55, Comments: 0

Abrasive Water Jet Cutting vs. Guillotine Cutting for 45° Cuts on Bulb Trim Seals

04/09/2018 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
Abrasive water jet cutting and guillotine cutting can both produce 45° cuts on bulb trim seals, industrial rubber products that may contain metal...
Views: 18, Comments: 0

Gasket Compression in Metal Housings and Assemblies

04/03/2018 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
Gasket compression in metal housings and assemblies can support sealing or contribute to gasket failure. That’s because rubber gaskets are resil...
Views: 195, Comments: 0

Four Ways to Cut Rubber Products

03/26/2018 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
What’s the best way to cut industrial rubber products like seals, gaskets, and insulation? Manual cutting, die cutting, water jet cutting, and a...
Views: 107, Comments: 6
Last comment 03/29/2018 by lyn

Noise Control and Acoustic Insulation: Sound Sources and Frequencies

03/19/2018 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
Acoustic insulation absorbs, transmits, or redirects sound – a form of energy that travels in waves. Unwanted sounds, or noise, aren’t jus...
Views: 92, Comments: 0