Manufacturing and The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Manufacturing and The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Like a rock dropped into water causing ripples or an elaborate domino display, where one domino causes multiple lines to fall, the chain reaction caused by the Fourth Industrial Revolution has begun. Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.  –John…

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Finally – Thermal Control During the PCB Encapsulating Process

Finally – Thermal Control During the PCB Encapsulating Process

Keep cool–the heat’s off with Henkel’s latest Technomelt TC 50 formulation Everybody innovates–all the time–and sometimes somebody really hits the mark. This time Henkel tackles and conquers the ability to thermally control heat during encapsulation of electronic assemblies with their latest formulation Technomelt (TC 50) material. Encapsulating PCBs can be a big problem. Overheating during…

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Manufacturing’s Makers and Shakers, Fred Guidi – QRP Gloves

Manufacturing’s Makers and Shakers, Fred Guidi – QRP Gloves

Today’s manufacturers face some of the most miraculous modernizations and changes of the century including driverless trucks, robotics, and more new and stricter federal regulations. In the next few months Hisco will talk with some of the industries innovators, change agents, founders and veterans–men and women who helped shape the last 30 – 40 years…

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Knowledge is a Powerful Tool

Knowledge is a Powerful Tool

The “Ins” and “Outs” of Static Shielding Bags — Looking for an information-packed place to go for valuable knowledge gems and tools to help you make “smart” buying decisions? Try out the current Hisco TOOLTORIAL and learn the “ins” and “outs” of… Static Shielding Bags Do you need metal-in or metal-out bags? What’s the difference between…

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Soldering and the Ghostly Trail of Fumes

Soldering and the Ghostly Trail of Fumes

Fumes and Flux – If you solder, you’ve probably smelled or seen the ghostly trail of fumes caused by a mixture of heat, solder and flux. You apply a hot iron to your solder, it sizzles and spits because of the flux, resulting in a chemical reaction that creates smoke. Like cigarettes, the smoke is harmful to…

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Spring into Savings with Free Shipping from Hisco

Spring into Savings with Free Shipping from Hisco

This season, for a limited time, the shipping is on us. Through May 31, enjoy free UPS Ground shipping on your Hisco orders over $299*. Just enter the FREESHIPSPRING2016 code when finalizing your order. Ready to place your order? Sign in, first, last and always; that way you’ll have access to everything Hisco has to…

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Be an Insider and Sign in to Hisco

Be an Insider and Sign in to Hisco

Outside vs. Inside – Or, why you should always sign in to Hisco. By logging into Hisco.com, you’re opening a gateway to savings, exclusives, account customization and so much more. Anyone may look at our products; however, you, our customers/insiders are the only ones privy to certain information and advantages.

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Hassle-free Printing— and More!

Hassle-free Printing— and More!

Using a reliable, high-quality printer shouldn’t require a degree in electronics. With the Brady® BBP® 30 printer, almost anyone can create superior and reliable labels faster than ever for use in manufacturing, medical, distribution and industrial facilities. Not only is printing easier; replacing ribbon cartridges is just as painless— it’s almost impossible to install them…

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