Congress to Consider the American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act

There’s been a growing push among U.S. lawmakers to stimulate the nation’s economy and create more jobs. This has spurred the creation of the American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act, which is currently being considered by Congress. So, what is the American … Read More

Stainless Steel vs Galvanized

If you’ve done any shopping for screws, you’ve probably noticed that some of them are made of 100% stainless steel, whereas others are made of galvanized steel. Based on this alone, it’s difficult to identify the differences between them. After … Read More

Americans Buying More ‘Made in America’ Products

Americans today have become increasingly conscious of where their products are made, shifting their focus away from cheap products made overseas, and choosing to buy more products that are made here in the United States. According to a recent report … Read More

How to Remove a Stripped Screw

It’s bound to happen sooner or later: you are attempting to remove a screw from a piece of lumber or material, only to strip away the head to the point where it no longer “sticks” to your screwdriver or screw … Read More

US Manufacturing Output Has Doubled in 30 Years

There’s been concern in recent years regarding the United States manufacturing industry. It seems that each new report paints a bleak picture about the future of U.S. manufacturing, signaling lower production output and fewer jobs. However, gross output has actually … Read More

Monroe Announces Acquisition of ECAS

The Monroe Aerospace staff is proud to announce the completion of our acquisition of East Coast Aviation Supply of Melbourne Florida. We are proud to announce our acquisition of East Coast Aviation Supply located in Melbourne Florida. As one of … Read More

How Self-Tapping Screws Work

There are literally hundreds of different types of screws available, ranging in size, shape, material, and design. One of these types is the self-tapping screw, which live up to its namesake by tapping into its own hole as it is … Read More

Whats the Difference Between Neodymium and Ceramic Magnets?

Neodymium (also known as rare Earth) magnets have become increasingly popular in recent years, both for recreational and commercial purposes. Although small in size, they offer an exceptional level of strength that’s not found in traditional ceramic magnets. Neodymium magnets … Read More

Promoting Safety in the Manufacturing Industry

An estimated 3 million U.S. workers are injured on the job every year, according to data by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). While construction remains the most hazardous industry for workers, manufacturing isn’t far behind. From overexertion and pulled … Read More