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Unique Fasteners, Unique Solutions

Thursday, November 03, 2016

Unique Fasteners, Unique Solutions

Your business depends on critical machines and equipment operating smoothly and efficiently. Breakdowns not only mean repair costs, but also expensive downtime. In many industries, like oil and gas, equipment may be designed with non-standard special fasteners....

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Oil Rises Above $50 Riding Promise of OPEC Deal

Monday, October 10, 2016

Oil Rises Above $50 Riding Promise of OPEC Deal

It has been a roller coaster ride for everyone involved with or invested in the oil industry this year. Oil prices have dropped as low as $27 per barrel earlier this year, about one-fourth of the price...

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Oil, Oil Everywhere, but Where to Store It?

Monday, February 15, 2016

Oil, Oil Everywhere, but Where to Store It?

The dramatic drop in oil prices continues to cause problems for the industry as a whole, with the latest cause for concern centered on storage. As Market Watch reports, the storage tanks in Cushing,...

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Could the Oil Industry Get Bailed Out?

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Could the Oil Industry Get Bailed Out?

If you gone to fill up your gas tank recently, you’ve surely noticed that gas prices are continuing to drop. This decline is tied to the dropping cost of oil, which has, in turn, started to put...

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Another Month of Ups and Downs for Oil

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Another Month of Ups and Downs for Oil

As we all know when it comes to the oil market, things change quite frequently. One week filling up your gas tank can cost $4 per gallon, while it can be less than $2 for a gallon...

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Inefficient Network Economy Keeping Oil Low

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Inefficient Network Economy Keeping Oil Low

In an economy whereby all facets are interconnected- or a network economy- inefficiency is dragging down performance markers, particularly oil prices. This means in several sectors of the economy, it takes more ...

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Machining the Crux to our Way of Life

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Machining the Crux to our Way of Life

Machining implements processes and molds that can make the smallest to largest parts for any industry. But machining isn't simple manufacturing, in the sense the practice doesn't necessarily employ an assembly line. It is more often than not, actually, the exact opposite. ...

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Filing a Patent for Your Invention

Monday, December 01, 2014

Filing a Patent for Your Invention

To secure a patent on your invention, you must file an application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). There are four crucial steps that must be taken before you can apply that will help ensure that you receive a...

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History of CNC Machining

Monday, October 14, 2013

History of CNC Machining

Computer numerical control machining, or CNC machining, involves the automatic operation of machine tools with a programmed computer. Lowrance Machine Shop uses CNC machining for higher volume projects. It’s a...

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