• [CASE STUDY] 4 - Easy Steps to Hydraulic Rush Repair (Plus FREE oil analysis kit)

    2015-06-03 20:13:25

    Hydrotech, Inc. is offering a free oil analysis kit with all repairs for a limited time. We've also interviewed their Service/Repair manager on their "rush repair" program that promises to get you back to business.

  • IIoT Blooms with Applications and Possibilities

    2015-02-21 18:51:21

    Mass customization has already arrived. Buildings only light rooms when people are present. The farm soil will tell you when it needs water -- in fact, it will water itself. The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is exploding with possibilities, and the deployment is now, not is some highly

  • What Do You Know About Needle Roller Bearings?

    2015-02-21 20:43:27

    When you need to reduce friction between two moving parts but have very limited space to do so, a needle roller bearing may just be what youre looking for. A needle roller bearing is a roller bearing with rollers whose length are at least four times their diameter. Despite their low cross section,

  • Which Hydraulic Fluid Should You Use?

    2015-02-21 21:14:12

    Most hydraulic systems will operate satisfactorily using a variety of fluids. These include engine oil, automatic transmission fluid and oil formulated specifically for the hydraulic compartment. But which type of fluid is best for a particular application? While it is not possible to make one,


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We’ve Scouted Out This Customizable American-Made Notebook

2015-07-01 21:15:28

A love of books inspired Laura and Austin Whipple to create Pinball Publishing in 2002, a creative print studio and small publishing house producing everything from business cards to custom silk screened wooden signage. {media_1} But the Whipples also sensed a need in the marketplace for affordable and easily customizable notebooks. In late 2008,


Green Label Organic Offers Triple Threat in T-Shirt Production

2015-06-26 18:15:28

A comfortable, 100 percent certified organic, Made in America T-shirt sounds like the stuff of dreams, right? {media_1} Not for the makers behind Green Label Organic (GLO), who say they are out to revolutionize the USA’s T-shirt market in favor of American workers and sustainable business operations. Spouses Rain and George Lipson began


Thermoplastic injection molding

2015-06-24 20:12:05

Offering from the design concept to finished molded products Product Design Mold Construction Short Run Production Custom Assembly UV Bonding Mold Design Prototype Development High Volume Production Custom Assembly Eagle has now expanded our product capabilities and product offerings to include PLASTIC INJECTION MOLDING. The same level of


Celebrate Dad with an American-Made Gift

2015-06-17 18:15:15

Father’s Day is quickly approaching, and for those who have either forgotten or are just not prepared, Alliance for American Manufacturing’s own Caitlin Musselman and Bailey Pilgreen picked out a range of American-made gifts that any dad will enjoy. Caitlin’s Picks: {media_2} Known for making the most well-known baseball gloves


PPG Industries Buying Indiana-Based Coatings Manufacturer

2015-06-12 00:15:21

PPG Industries says it's buying an Indiana-based manufacturer of specialty powder and liquid coatings. The company announced the deal for IVC Industrial Coatings, Inc. on Thursday, prior to the start of the Wall Street trading day. Financial terms were not disclosed. The deal is expected to close in the third quarter.



MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D Printer Wins Red Dot Design Award

2015-07-01 22:45:25

MakerBot Replicator Among Winners Chosen Out of Almost 5,000 Entries for 2015 Red Dot Award for Product Design NEW YORK--MakerBot, a global leader in the desktop 3D printing industry, is proud to announce that the MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D Printer (Fifth Generation Model) was awarded the prestigious Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015.


5 Ways Robotics Is Revolutionizing Heath Care

2015-06-25 17:42:15

With a reach growing far greater than factory floors, robots will continue to aid and assist wherever needed. Here are five of the medical applications for robots in use today.


Drone Startups Grab Record Cash

2015-06-19 12:42:08

By Thomas Black for Bloomberg Business:  Startup drone makers are finding record amounts of funding as venture capitalists prowl for early winners in what may become an $82 billion industry. From Silicon Valley to New York, firms including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Lightspeed Venture Partners and ff Venture Capital


Yaskawa Motoman Announces EtherNet/IP Safety Software for DX200 Robot Controller Platform

2015-06-17 22:45:11

“Real savings in integration time, troubleshooting time and lower engineering development hours are all very achievable benefits when adding an EtherNet/IP safety network.”


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