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Funniest engineering fails

October 27, 2017

WATCH: World's funniest engineering fails. Who approved these blue prints?

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Extreme machines building extreme bridges

October 19, 2017

What how some of the most innovative machines in the world build impressive bridges.

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Micro machining of a watch with Horn tooling

December 3, 2017

Watch how Horn tooling micro machines a watch.

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How a smartphone is made

September 21, 2017

OPPO has come out with its flaghip Android smartphone the R11. Watch how the phones are made at the OPPO factory in Shenzhen.

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Derek Loebsack.

February 10, 2017

by Mary Scianna

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John Petras works with direct customer service at OMAX Corp.

May 9, 2017

by Jonathan Will

A proactive maintenance program will save you time and money

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Rob Krause is technical services manager, AlcoTec Wire Corp. AlcoTec is an ESAB brand.

April 5, 2016

by Rob Krause

Good preparation for better weld performance

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Shaun Reylea is manager of the North American technical support team for Fronius USA.

April 27, 2015

by Shaun Relyea

What is it and why use it?

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Ian Campbell

August 31, 2015

by Ian Campbell

Why getting youth into the welding sector should matter to you

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by Etienne Blouin(left)  & Jim Dileo(right)

September 5, 2015

by Etienne Blouin & Jim Dileo

Fume extraction welding guns remove harmful welding fumes efficiently

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Robotic MIG gun selection

October 14, 2014

by Ryan Lizotte

Choose the right gun to optimize welding automation

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Shaun Relyea

May 29, 2014

by Shaun Relyea

Know where the difficulties lie and prepare for them

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Where roller coasters are manufactured

May 22, 2019

A roller coaster factory tour in Turkey - complete with a ride on an unfinished ferris wheel

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Tesla Model 3

January 6, 2019

Tesla's Model 3 boasts the best technology and motor of any electric vehicle, but a team of engineers in Detroit say there’s a major flaw in the car's design that's hurting Tesla's profit margins, according to Bloomberg Television.

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What if 3D printing was 100 times faster?

May 30, 2017

What we think of as 3D printing, says Joseph DeSimone, is really just 2D printing over and over ... slowly. Onstage at TED2015, he unveiled a bold new technique — inspired, yes, by Terminator 2 — that's 25 to 100 times faster, and creates smooth, strong parts. Could it finally help to fulfill the tremendous promise of 3D printing?

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The right filler metal will help meet the design requirements of a weldment, maximize productivity and help in the "manufacturability" of a product, says Caleb Haven of Hobart Brothers.

October 24, 2017

by Nestor gula

Welding wire can make or break the weld

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By Ryan Funk (left) & Eric Krueger (right), UNISIG

September 25, 2018

by Ryan Funk (left) & Eric Krueger (right), UNISIG

Gundrills are excellent candidates for re-sharpening

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November 6, 2013

by Tim Wilson

There is room for manufacturers to up their marketing game

Marketing a shop's capabilities to the right audience can make a real difference to the bottom line, but unfortunately many manufacturing businesses either don't know how to approach marketing, or consider it a low priority. That's too bad because there are some low-cost approaches that can bring impressive results. These include social media, which is poorly utilized in the sector.

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Crazy engine swaps

December 19, 2018

Fun to watch - but you won't catch us trying out any of these ridiculously overpowered rides

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