How 3D Printers Build Metal Objects

3D printers aren’t restricted to the use of plastics or thermoplastics. While most fused filament fabrication (FFF) 3D printers do, in fact, build objects using these materials, others are capable of building objects with raw metal. Being that metal is … Read More

Monroe Engineering CEO is a finalist in Entrepreneur of The Year by EY

EY Announces Garrett Morelock of Monroe Engineering, LLC as an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 Michigan and Northwest Ohio Award Finalist Celebrating the unstoppable entrepreneurs whose ambitions transform our world Rochester Hills, MI – August 28, 2020 – Ernst & … Read More

What Is a 3D Printing Marketplace?

Have you heard of 3D printing marketplaces? In recent years, they’ve become a popular destination for consumers and businesses in search of 3D printing files. Rather than exhausting countless works designing objects from the ground up, many consumers and businesses … Read More

How to determine bolt size

You may realize that you don’t have enough bolts and need to order more. However, if you don’t know the size of the bolt this can be troublesome. Here is a quick guide to determining bolt size: Measure across the … Read More

5 Fast Facts About Milling Machines

Not to be confused with a lathe, milling machine is a type of manufacturing machine that uses a rotary cutting tool to remove material from a stationary workpiece. Milling machines can perform a variety of material-removing processes, including cutting, drilling, … Read More

An Introduction to Directed Energy Deposition (DED) 3D Printing

Some 3D printing processes are more complex than others. While fused filament fabrication (FFF) is a relatively simple process, the opposite can be said for directed energy deposition (DED). When compared to FFF, as well as many other 3D printing … Read More

What Is Press Joining in Manufacturing?

Sheet metal is used in a variety of manufacturing applications. Consisting of large and thin pieces of metal — usually steel,aluminum, brass, tin or copper — it serves as the foundation for many consumer and commercial products. Some manufacturing companies, … Read More