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Why 2016 SolidWorks has improved our productivity?

With the constant focus of continues improvement, we are always moving forward with productivity gains.  SolidWorks has really helped us with there intuitive design interface, and has minimized our training needs.  It has also  maximized our productivity in our design and engineering resources to create products better, faster, and more cost-effectively.  We can deliver compelling product detail […]

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New Tech Metals Finding Value in Value Stream Mapping!

If you are on the journey of lean manufacturing and you have planted those seeds that will, one day, grow into that mighty tree, don’t give up on your quest.  A couple years ago we struggled with the fact that it was actually possible to implement Value Stream Mapping methods in an ever changing fabrication […]

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New Tech Metals Wins with Gains in Productivity with Dual Monitors!

Over a year ago we were looking for ways to improve productivity in the office.  Through one of our team building sessions the idea was proposed that we go to dual monitors for our designers.  After reviewing the cost and the potential gains we went ahead and equipped our design department with dual monitors.  After […]

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Increased Capabilities Improves Aluminum Welding!

With the continued growth in our aluminum welding, it was time to improve our TIG welding capabilities.  After reviewing several different TIG welding machines, for us the answer was obvious,  Miller’s Dynasty® 350.  This machine not only has a compact power source capable of welding up to 5/8” aluminum, but it also has total arc control providing […]

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Metal Finishing

  Polishing and buffing are finishing processes for smoothing a workpiece’s surface using an abrasive and a work wheel. Technically polishing refers to processes that use an abrasive that is glued to the work wheel, while buffing uses a loose abrasive applied to the work wheel. Polishing is a more aggressive process while buffing is less harsh, which leads to a smoother, brighter finish.   A […]

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