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Published July 2021 By Miles Free III The latest information on lead in precision machining workpieces and options as the ...
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Published June 2021 By Joe Jackson Consumer electronic devices is a major factor driving the growth of the electronic connector ...
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Released May 24, 2021. Miles Free & Carli Kistler-Miller discuss the myriad of speakers and topics available at PMPA National ...
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Released May 17, 2021. Miles Free & Carli Kistler-Miller discuss the phrase “highest and best use” and why it is ...
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Released May 10, 2021. Miles Free & Carli Kistler-Miller discuss the upcoming PMPA Mastery Program, how it came to fruition, ...
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Published January 2021 By Miles Free III The pros and cons of cold work, work-hardening. VIEW ARTICLE ...
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Published November 2020 By Miles Free III In the real estate industry, the secret to understanding how any property transaction ...
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Published August 2020 By Miles Free III Sometimes it can be the steel. Frustratingly, because it came in exactly as ...
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Released April 28, 2020. What is Machinability? Miles Free gives his take on what exactly that means! ...
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Published October 2019 By Miles Free III The properties of the steel materials we machine in our shops are the ...
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Published November 2018 By Miles Free III One of the most important aspects of successfully quoting and running a new ...
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Published April 2018 By Miles Free III Thanks for asking about whether or not lead is a hazardous material. I ...
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Published April 2017 By Miles Free III The precision machining industry, NAICS 332721, is composed of 3,682 shops in the ...
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Published April 2016 By PMPA Staff Manufactured goods are an integral part of our life at home and work. VIEW ...
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Published October 2014 By Miles Free III As a former steel mill metallurgist, helping customers determine the best grade of ...
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Published May 2014 By Miles Free III Machining difficult materials is a challenge that shops are increasingly facing these days ...
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Published April 2014 By PMPA Staff Chase Brass and Copper Company, LLC, a subsidiary of Global Brass and Copper, Inc., ...
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Published January 2014 By Miles Free III This is the time of year when purchasing agents and buyers try to ...
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Published May 2012 By Miles Free III Differences in material machining performance is probably the number one issue that skilled ...
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Published January 2012 By y Rob Kiener Every year, millions of Americans make New Year’s resolutions to lose weight, stop ...
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Published May 2011 By Miles Free III Why do the mechanical properties on different shipments of the same size and ...
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Published November 2010 By Miles Free III Engineering and process changes are a fact of life in our precision machining ...
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Published October 2010 By PMPA Staff Chase Brass & Copper Company traces its origins to a business established in 1837 ...
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Published November 2007 By Miles Free III Planning for necessary raw materials and tooling is critical for meeting production schedules ...
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Published September 2007 By Miles Free III There is one indisputable lesson that applies to us in manufacturing: We must ...
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Published July 2007 By PMPA Staff New Dimension Metals Corp. (NDM) is a supplier of coldfinished carbon and alloy steel ...
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Published April 2007 By Miles Free III Major appliance manufacturer Whirlpool recently told investors that the company expected its business ...
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Published November 2006 By Miles Free III Copper is selling for $3.70 per pound at the time that I am ...
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Bar Straightness Calculation

 

 

REFERENCES

> Released June 1, 2020. Miles Free is joined by special guest Michael Devoss of Outokumpu Stainless Bar to discuss ...
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NTC - Print Submission Form Below is the Form for submitting a print for the National Technical Conference. Complete and ...
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Plastics Machining Manual Compiled by plastics producers and processors. Includes machining data tables. 53 pages (1967) VIEW/DOWNLOAD ...
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Bar Straightness Calculation Bar straightness tolerance varies by diameter, grade, and thermal treatment. The determination of compliance of a bar's ...
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Specifying and Measuring Cylindrical Knurls Copyright 1995 Basically, knurling is broad tolerance cold forming or displacement of material. It is ...
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Specifying and Measuring Cylindrical Knurls Basically, knurling is broad tolerance cold forming or displacement of material. It is an inexpensive ...
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Threading and Forming / Thread Data Handbook This handbook was compiled for users of Landis Thread Cutting and Thread Rolling ...
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Carbon Steel Bar Buyer's Manual Copyright 1980 MATERIAL CLASSIFICATION Chemical Composition by Grades AVAILABLE STOCK SIZE· All Grades of Material ...
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Carbon Steel Bar Buyer's Manual Jointly produced by screw machine products manufacturers and steel producers to help in specifying carbon ...
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Metric Weight Tables Used to estimate bars or weight of material required for metric sized components. Metric Weight Tables ...
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Stainless Steel Buyer's Manual Studies by users and producers to aid in specifying stainless bar stock. Covers material classificaiton, ordering ...
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Plastics Machining Manual Copyright 1967. Plastics Machining Manual Compiled by plastics producers and processors. Includes machining data tables. 53 pages ...
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