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March 5, 2015
The Superior way to implement lean manufacturing
The word legacy has two definitions, one a noun and one an adjective. When used as a noun, it has a positive connotation, referring to an inheritance, gift, or bequest; when used as an adjective, it’s anything but positive, referring to... Read more...
February 3, 2014
Taking big strides with small-diameter tubing
These days metal tubing, welded or seamless, is so commonly available that few give it much thought. Tubing, essentially everywhere, is used in all manner of manufactured goods, including machines, capital equipment, tools, sporting goods, and... Read more...
October 24, 2013
Souping up old draw benches
If you were to trace the development of the modern computer, you’d probably start in 1946 with the first programmable computer, the Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer (ENIAC). Built in Philadelphia at the University of Pennsylvania,... Read more...
February 1, 2012
Evaluating drawing lubricants
Testing and validating new lubricants is nothing new to the tube and pipe industry. These steps are necessary, especially when an existing lubricant is discontinued. The most recent lubricants targeted for replacement are chlorinated... Read more...
July 11, 2011
HPTR's past, present, and future—Part II
Editor's Note: This article is the second of a two-part series. Part I examined the development, design, and functions of the high-precision tube roller (HPTR). Part II discusses the HPTR’s current role and modern applications .
At its... Read more...
June 18, 2011
HPTR’s past, present, and future — Part I
Editor's Note: This article is the first of a two-part series. Part I examines the development, design, and functions of the high-precision tube roller (HPTR). Part II will discuss the HPTR's current role and modern applications.... Read more...
May 4, 2004
Metallurgical aspects of tube production
The metallurgical aspects of small-diameter tubing (5/8 inch and smaller) can be divided into three categories: Raw material characteristics Process design and control Finished tube inspection and testing These aspects are linked to and... Read more...