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November 18, 2020

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Machining Low- and Medium-Carbon Steel

Machining Low- and Medium-Carbon Steel

Low-carbon and medium-carbon steels form the backbone of virtually every shop’s operations in their general engineering applications and fabricated parts. But such steels present problems for turning, drilling and milling. They are soft and gummy materials, frequently forming long, problematic chips. However, they can be cut efficiently with chip breaking solutions.

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Boeing 737 Max May Get U.S. Approval to Fly as Early as Today

Boeing 737 Max May Get U.S. Approval to Fly as Early as Today


Boeing Co. may receive U.S. approval as early as today for its 737 Max to return to the air. Other regulators are also moving to lift grounding orders in effect since early 2019. Still Boeing faces headwinds getting the plane back into service, Reuters reported. Among them: the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, which is depressing...

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FABTECH 2021 Scheduled for September

FABTECH 2021 Scheduled for September


FABTECH, North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event, will be heading to McCormick Place in Chicago Sept. 13-16, 2021. The 2020 edition of the show was canceled because of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Registration will open in January 2021.

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Shaping the Future of Additive Manufacturing in Aerospace & Defense

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Understanding DoD’s New Cybersecurity Mandates

Understanding DoD’s New Cybersecurity Mandates

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Expanding Beyond Legacy Tapping Products

Expanding Beyond Legacy Tapping Products


Tapmatic Corp. of Post Falls, Idaho, has been known for its line of tapping attachments and tap holders. The company, now in its third generation of family ownership, improves existing products and introduces new ones, some well beyond the tapping arena.

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Reshoring in the Age of COVID-19

Reshoring in the Age of COVID-19


John Stoneback, president of JM Performance Products Inc., Fairport Harbor, Ohio, and Harry Moser, founder and president of the Reshoring Initiative, Kildeer, Illinois, discuss the issues involved with bringing production back to the United States amid the COVID...

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Resources

Laser Automation Systems Are Driving The Push Towards Industry 4.0

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Laser Automation Systems Are Driving The Push Towards Industry 4.0

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Ensure Critical Parts Accuracy with Starrett Force and Material Testing Solutions

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Ensure Critical Parts Accuracy with Starrett Force and Material Testing Solutions

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Improving Tubular Part Quality  and Processes with Industry 4.0

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Improving Tubular Part Quality and Processes with Industry 4.0

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BMW Introduces an Electric SUV to Challenge Tesla

BMW Introduces an Electric SUV to Challenge Tesla


BMW AG introduced an electric SUV called the iX to take on Tesla Inc., Reuters reported. The iX is aimed at affluent buyers. It joins a field of high-end EVs. BMW plans to bring out the iX in 2022.

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3D Systems Announces Progress on Printer for Army

3D Systems Announces Progress on Printer for Army


3D Systems said it has achieved progress in the creation of what it describes as the world’s largest, fastest most precise powder metal 3D printer. The company is developing the printer for the U.S. Army under a...

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Preparing Workers for Tomorrow’s Manufacturing Jobs

Preparing Workers for Tomorrow’s Manufacturing Jobs

Projected shortfalls of as many as 2.4 million skilled workers through 2028 indicate a mismatch between current worker skills and those required by advanced manufacturing, as well as misperceptions about manufacturing. This is why Manufacturing USA® activities are preparing workers for tomorrow’s manufacturing jobs by increasing students’ awareness of advanced manufacturing opportunities, training newcomers (including veterans), and providing enhanced training and certifications to current manufacturing employees. Learn more about these collaborative initiatives at manufacturingusa.com.

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Manufacturers are Setting Up Shop in the Sunshine State

Manufacturers are Setting Up Shop in the Sunshine State

As a top 5 state for manufacturing establishments, Florida is built for your business. More than 331,000 Floridians work in the state's manufacturing industries and our training schools, community colleges, and universities are among the nation's top producers of STEM graduates. So while we’re helping you succeed with today’s talent, we’re also preparing tomorrows.

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How can MFG firms build their field service to do more with less, safely?

How can MFG firms build their field service to do more with less, safely?

Now, you can streamline your processes so that every job gets done safely and correctly, resulting in fewer customer interactions. Watch this demo to see how discrete manufacturers are using the right digital tools to boost the safety, efficiency, and flexibility for their field service teams.

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We asked our best customers to reveal habits that were hurting their business.

Surprisingly, many of them were quite similar and so powerful that we put the 10 most common into this whitepaper. Download the 10 Things Great Manufacturers Won’t Do today and see how many you are or are not doing.

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