As we enter 2017, let’s go through our most viewed blogs from the past year, representing different facets of manufacturing. Our readers were most interested in the technical issues surrounding different manufacturing processes. The concerns related to career development and the hiring of millennials to replace baby boomers also topped the list. Additive manufacturing continued to be a hot topic of interest, as well.
GD&T is very important for the proper interpretation of engineering drawings by engineers, designers, and manufacturers in the automotive, aerospace, electronics, commercial design, and manufacturing industries. The language of GD&T helps to specify and control the form, location, and orientation of the features of components and manufactured parts.
Clay level is an important control variable in a green sand system. It is vital to understanding the science behind clay for efficient production. Clay is a bonding agent which, in the presence of moisture and mixing, develops bonds to bind sand grains together upon compaction.
With the skills gap a major concern, this post provides ways in which manufacturing companies can start focusing on attracting and training the millennials who represent a generation of people who enjoy their freedom, enjoy being actively connected in the digital space, and are tech savvy.
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