Second Best Won’t Cut It!

Second Best Won’t Cut It!

When it comes to doing the job right, don’t cut corners. Precision cutting requires accurate measurements and even more accurate cutting devices. At Precision Converting, experienced engineers and manufacturing specialists are dedicated to ensuring each and every die-cut, laminate, slitting, assembly and prototype is engineered to your specifications. Their state-of-the art equipment is ready to…

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Locking Out Hazards During Maintenance

The sun comes up in the east, it sets in the west. Equipment works, equipment breaks. What do these situations have in common? They both happen every day, everywhere. Both are facts of life; events you can set your watch to, so to speak. When equipment needs to be repaired (and it will need to…

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Superman: Man of… Adhesives?

If Superman had never been a comic book character until, say, a year ago, he might not be the “Man of Steel.” Recent advances in chemistry and structural materials have allowed products to be stronger and more durable without the use of metals. Adhesives now offer comparable strength and temperature resistance while also being lightweight…

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Henkel and LED: A Bright Idea

With incandescent lighting going the way of VHS and cassette tapes, LED is becoming the de facto source of illumination. With its ability to produce more lumens at lower temperatures for longer, it’s no wonder Henkel is positioning itself as a pioneer and a leader within the light emitting diode industry. Writing for Henkel, Brian…

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Join Us and 40,000 Others for Four Days of Metal and Fire

Fabtech, North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event heads to McCormick Place in Chicago, IL USA from November 9th through November 12th. Hisco will be among the expected 1500 exhibiting companies that will occupy more than 550,000 net square feet of world-class suppliers and manufacturers with the latest and greatest technology and…

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Lower Hot-Spot Temps and Higher Performance? Here’s How!

A third party study (viewable here) dealing with thermal management aspects of electric machinery used in high-performance applications conducted by a graduate student at the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden, found that LORD’s Thermoset SC-320 Thermally Conductive Potting Material provides benefits that enhance and improve electric motor performance. Jim Greig, Global Sales and…

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