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  • US Manufacturers Encourage FTC to Enforce ‘Made in America’ Specifications

    US Manufacturers Encourage FTC to Enforce ‘Made in America’ Specifications

    • December 5, 2018

    U.S. manufacturers are calling on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to enforce specifications regarding the use of “Made in America” product labels. From kids’ toys and mattresses to clothes, sports equipment and power tools, countless products tout the “Made in America” — or “Made in the USA” — label. Upon seeing this label, most consumers

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  • What Is the American System of Manufacturing?

    What Is the American System of Manufacturing?

    • November 27, 2018

    No, that American system of manufacturing isn’t the U.S. manufacturing industry. It actually refers to a specific set of manufacturing techniques that originated back in the 19th century. These techniques proved invaluable in helping manufacturing companies achieve success. To learn more about the American system of manufacturing, keep reading. History of the American System of

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  • How to Protect Aluminum From Corrosion

    How to Protect Aluminum From Corrosion

    • November 19, 2018

    Accounting for about 8% of all elements in the Earth’s crust, aluminum is a common metal that’s used to make a variety of products. You can find aluminum in automobiles, airplanes, roofing materials, transformers, conductors, nuts, bolts, kitchen appliances and more. It’s often preferred over other metals because of its combination of strength, rust resistance,

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  • NAM Releases Third Quarter Manufacturers’ Outlook Survey

    NAM Releases Third Quarter Manufacturers’ Outlook Survey

    • November 13, 2018

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) has released its 2018 Third Quarter Manufacturers’ Outlook Survey. Available here, the survey provides insight into the current state of the American manufacturing industry. While the NAM regularly releases these surveys on the American manufacturing industry, the organization’s latest survey reveals some surprising facts. After analyzing companies’ responses, NAM

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  • Steel vs Aluminum Hinge: Which Is Best?

    Steel vs Aluminum Hinge: Which Is Best?

    • November 6, 2018

    A hinge is a mechanical component that’s used to join the surfaces of two objects. As shown in the adjacent photo, it allows the surfaces to rotate around a fixed axis. One of the most common applications of hinges is doors. Whether in a home or commercial workplace, doors are usually installed into the door

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