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  • 6 Common Myths About Steel

    6 Common Myths About Steel

    • June 14, 2018

    From bridges and cell towers to kitchen appliances and mechanical fasteners, steel is one of the most versatile metals on the planet. However, there’s a lot of misinformation out there on the topic of steel. To help clear up the confusion, we’ve compiled a list of the top six steel myths. #1) Steel Is Its

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  • 5 Tips to Protect Against MSDs in the Manufacturing Industry

    5 Tips to Protect Against MSDs in the Manufacturing Industry

    • May 30, 2018

    Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are one of the most common types of injuries sustained by manufacturing workers. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), they account for one-third of all work-related injuries and illnesses. So, if you work in the manufacturing industry, consider the following tips to protect yourself from MSDs. #1) Lift Correctly

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  • American Manufacturing Activity Reaches Highest Level in More Than 3 Years

    American Manufacturing Activity Reaches Highest Level in More Than 3 Years

    • May 24, 2018

    A new Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) flash reading shows that the U.S. manufacturing index is at its strongest level in more than three years. Released by IHS Markit, the report shows a 56.6 PMI for May, compared to 56.5 for April. The former is the highest level the U.S. manufacturing industry has experienced since September

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  • Comparing the 3 Main Types of Washers

    Comparing the 3 Main Types of Washers

    • May 17, 2018

    Washers play an important role in the manufacturing industry, with manufacturing companies using them to evenly distribute the weight or load of a fastener like a screw. Of course, washers have other applications as well as, including the ability to create space between the head of a fastener and the object to which it’s secured;

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  • How Advanced Manufacturing is Revolutionizing American Manufacturing

    How Advanced Manufacturing is Revolutionizing American Manufacturing

    • May 10, 2018

    Have you heard of advanced manufacturing? This broad yet significant methodology is revolutionizing the American manufacturing industry, paying the way for innovative new processes. So, what is advanced manufacturing, and how will it impact American manufacturing in the months and years to come? Overview of Advanced Manufacturing Advanced manufacturing is a general term for the

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