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I recently asked one of my customers what was the biggest contributing factor to his cost per part? He very quickly said; “that’s an easy answer, it’s the cost of the material itself. More than 50% of the cost per part is directly related to the material cost and even  [ Read More ]

“Time is money and I can’t afford to waste either one” is a common comment amongst business owners. Having the right software and equipment is critical to maintaining the efficiencies and productivity of a business. From the time an order is received until the time it is delivered, it is  [ Read More ]

Manufacturers are under constant pressure to find faster and better ways of accomplishing repetitive tasks. Fortunately, the ever-changing landscape of technological change is constant as well. Indeed, we see technology moving very quickly as it affects all aspects of our lives, making everything we do simpler and faster to accomplish.  [ Read More ]

Over the past few years, progress for most of the computer and machine system hardware available on the market today has been defined by modest incremental leaps in technology. Software advances, on the other hand, have been marked by larger technological leaps. Software applications, or “Apps” as they are often  [ Read More ]

Analyzing non-productive time: Today’s OEM manufacturers and job shops often experience high mix low volume fabrication production requirements. In this environment it is critical to look at the non-productive time it takes to setup each job. Setup time is always important of course, but even more so when it becomes  [ Read More ]

Adding new technology to your fabrication process is both a necessity and a challenge in order to remain competitive.  As many of you know, the advent of high-speed Fiber Lasers has made a significant impact on the sheet metal industry. With a Fiber Laser producing parts at nearly twice the  [ Read More ]

Differentiation is the key to creating new opportunities.  As competition remains fierce, the only way to stand out is to do things differently, better, and more efficiently than anyone else.  Differentiation requires you to apply outside-the-box thinking in order to solve everyday challenges. Differentiation requires that you challenge the way  [ Read More ]